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Please note that this relates to the Staffordshire Local Community Fund which has been replaced with the People Helping People Fund.

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2018

Councillor supported schemes

Carolyn Trowbridge

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of sessional specialist for 4 sessions to deliver reminiscence activities for monthly Living Well with Dementia session at St Bertelin’s Church.
Applicant Name
CASS - The Carers Association
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of 1 month’s rent for the storage of furniture at Brookside Business Park for furniture that has been collected to be distributed to families in need, furniture will be delivered through the project based at Rising Brook Baptist Church and operated by volunteers.
Applicant Name
Rising Brook Community Projects
Amount
£600.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of a mower, chainsaw, multi tool, lubricating oils and petrol container to be used by all allotment holders with training to keep the allotments in good condition and the community fitter by working on the allotments and healthier by eating fresh vegetables grown
Applicant Name
Hawkesmoor Road Allotments Association
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding for the registration of ASDAN centre for 2 years, courses , workshops, course booklets, resources for approx. 20 learners, sensory items for sensory room, delivery of sessions and activities for children and young people 7-17 years with autism spectrum conditions and their families and to work towards ASDAN awards
Applicant Name
Au-SUMS
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards community link bus shoppers service for people with poor mobility to include wheelchair users to continue the bus service in the short term for Ten Butts, Hyde Lea, Coppenhall, Lodgefield Park and the Saltings within Stafford
Applicant Name
Community Link Stafford & District
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards heavy wood sleepers for benches and raised beds, hire of specialist digging kit, wood screws, nails for sensory wall, daisy wall, insect hotel seeds, veggies and fertiliser, poster and flyers and refreshments for volunteers, workshop events and to clearing the disused area into a relaxing spot with bench and building raised beds to plant vegetables and run a horticulture outdoor classroom workshops
Applicant Name
Old Chapel Works
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of promotional and educational support for students, prizes for raffle, display and equipment for the student council to support those students who are tasked with supporting local charities by the delivery and the running of fund raising activities.
Applicant Name
Stafford Manor High School
Amount
£350.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards Banners, Sound Engineer, Fees for entertainers and workshops for the Q in the Park festival 2018
Applicant Name
Q in the Park
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the purchase of new brownie handbooks and badges and the unit to have the activity cards and skills cards from the new programme being introduced in winter.
Applicant Name
21st Stafford Brownies Girl Guides
Amount
£728.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards flag with lettering, cord and holder for St George’s Day, Remembrance and Public parades, kitchen equipment, slotted turner and propane gas cage for cooking at camps
Applicant Name
21st West Stafford Scout Group
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards cement, ballast steel, weldmesh, timber materials for work and equipment hire to complete the connection with the Staffs & Worces Canal and the town centre of Stafford for stage1 to complete the Basin at Baswich which will also provide a footpath through a wildlife area to town.
Applicant Name
Stafford Riverway Link
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a Fridge, a high performance cool box, fridge thermometer and folding table to help transport & store chilled fresh food to the foodbank.
Applicant Name
Rising Brook Baptist Church
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards BArts “Refugee Stories” drama productions fees for a number of performances, School workshop materials, travel expenses, Befrienders training costs, Venue hire and interpretation fees.
Applicant Name
Stafford Welcomes Refugees (SWR)
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the purchase of a petrol hedge trimmer to help maintain the allotments boundary and stop overgrowth into people’s gardens.
Applicant Name
West Way Allotments Association
Amount
£470.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the purchase of a mobile telephone and a one year of unlimited texts and usage, to help Stafford There is No Planet B to help organise and run the 2019 Green Arts Festival which is to take place in February in the town centre.
Applicant Name
Konnektiv Arts
Amount
£290.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the cost of an application of a cold tar layer which will seal the whole roof and repair the damage that was caused by the winter storm to the Headquarters hut that is used by all Stafford Division Groups.
Applicant Name
Stafford Division Guides
Amount
£212.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the SPEAK UP project that goes into schools supporting and facilitating weekly debating clubs over the year, costs for trophies and training for the youth workers
Applicant Name
The Youth Net
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the installation of water supply for the community gardens and allotments
Applicant Name
Wrekin Residents Group
Amount
£150.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards equipment craft essentials for relaxation activities, Educational activities travel costs and help towards activities for a day trip to London for the Star Maker’s Girls Group
Applicant Name
Signpost Stafford Ltd
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding to replace the existing play area which includes a large wooden train as this has become unsafe due to wear and tear and to add road markings, this will allow the children to experience more outdoor activities, keeping them fit and healthy and building their gross motor skills. A balancing wall mirror for the baby room which has a bar across that assists babies in pulling themselves up.
Applicant Name
St Peters Pre School & Nursery
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding to provide a community noticeboard that will enable local residents, particularly the elderly who don’t have email/social media access, in the community to help each other.
Applicant Name
Newport Road Residents Association
Amount
£450.00

2017

Councillor supported schemes

Carolyn Trowbridge

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards woodwork, desking, wiring, equipment, lighting, window blinds, chairs and computer equipment as part of the build of a new studio in new premises to continue serving the community
Applicant Name
Stafford FM
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards system cleaner, new radiators, replace thermostatic vales, new vales, controller and heads, mobile access controller and new remote thermostats to update and modernise the heating system for their ‘In Day Therapies’
Applicant Name
Katharine House Hospice
Amount
£150.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of a Banner stand, 2 PVC printed banners, leaflets and artwork as part of the campaign to save Stafford’s Carnegie Library
Applicant Name
Stafford Old library Trust
Amount
-£1.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of replacement catering equipment Bolero Utility table, round table, baking and serving dishes to continue providing high standards for their fundraising events
Applicant Name
Friends of Donna Louise Children’s Hospice Stafford Group
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of 1 years registration at ASDAN Centre, food wise learning course, activities to gain awards to increase self-esteem and confidence, fencing and a shed for groups equipment and making the garden safe for children and young people with autism to develop social interaction and communication
Applicant Name
Au-SUMS
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding for the supply and installation of security fencing and gate around the garden area to the community drop in centre to help prevent anti-social behaviour
Applicant Name
Signposts
Amount
£660.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of a Stihl brush cutter and light helmets sets to maintain the grounds, pathways and borders of the site improving the appearance which will be of benefit to plot holders and the surrounding neighbourhood
Applicant Name
Westway Allotment Association
Amount
£427.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards flights to Borneo, insurance, accommodation, hiking equipment, sleeping bags, boots clothing and travel to airport as part of 10 young people travelling to work with local marine life, working and learning about orangutans and Sun bears at the rehabilitation and conservation centre for the importance of the environment and conservation, the young people will be inspired to be positive influences in their own communities as in their futures as young adults
Applicant Name
King Edwards V1 High School
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of 2 new laptops and a printer for the running of the amateur swimming club and licenced galas compatible with the leisure centre’s ASA system and record swimmers best times.
Applicant Name
Stafford Apex Swimming Club
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards venue hire, interpreters fees for trips, social events, mini bus hire, twice weekly ESOL language classes for refugees in Stafford, Newcastle and Cannock
Applicant Name
Stafford Welcomes Refugees
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards lockable secure container for the storage of site equipment as part of the long term promotion of sustainability health and social inclusion.
Applicant Name
Rising Brook Allotments Association
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards cover art work and advertising on the Backs of Buses in order to recruit new volunteers
Applicant Name
Friends of Stafford Samaritans
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a petrol mower, strimmer and hedge cutter for the community project of allotments and gardens run by the community and used for events and fun days
Applicant Name
Wrekin Residents Group
Amount
£710.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a new minibus to transport teenagers of the organisation providing them with opportunities to take part in outward bound courses and other activities keeping young people active and involved in new skills including engineering and aviation leading to development, confident building and leadership skills
Applicant Name
395 Stafford Squadron Air Cadets
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards nappies, wipes and passes for the play shed for children as part of the proactive home visits to parents in Stafford West to engage families with home start support workers
Applicant Name
Home Start Stafford & District
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards batteries, pads and battery operated heated boxes for the fitting of defibrillators a vital piece of equipment for local community fire stations as a known community landmark and where people would go for help
Applicant Name
Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Safer Communities CIC
Amount
£385.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards materials for stage 1 to rebuild the basin at Baswich to meet with the lock to join the river Sow of the Staffs and Worcester Canal to the town centre
Applicant Name
Stafford Riverway Link
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards start up for initial project, ice breaker day out and financial base for group members to begin guided, independent financial management as part of the Highfields girls group meeting weekly open to all within the local area aged 13-17 years to plan their own meeting and activities long and short term giving them the space to escape from school and other pressures to build friendships and establish support networks and will be a safe space to share worries, concerns, hopes and dreams
Applicant Name
Signposts (Stafford) Ltd
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards planning permission fee to build a new centre of excellence for a new HQ for scouting in Stafford at Sundown Drive in Weston Downs and Highfields area
Applicant Name
Sundown 2020 - 21st West Stafford Scout Group
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of hi-vis gilets, 2 litter trollies, litter pickers and bags as part of the charity litter pick run through Stafford west division to clean up the streets and the Baptist Church
Applicant Name
Rising Brook Community Project
Amount
£718.00

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