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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

John Francis

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the refurbishment of the kitchen and bathroom in the centre for volunteers to work in a safe and comfortable environment to offer support and help the local community who contact the branch
Applicant Name
Friends of Stafford Samaritans
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the purchase and installation of a defibrillator to benefit the whole community
Applicant Name
Brocton Parish Council
Amount
£795.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards plants and materials for flower beds and containers at various locations throughout the villages
Applicant Name
Colwich Parish in Bloom
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the provision of a housing needs assessment and publicity materials for meetings to identify and support housing needs surveys to commission an assessment to involve the whole parish and deliver the results of the survey for the communities housing needs
Applicant Name
Stowe by Chartley Parish Council
Amount
£950.00
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
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a new community noticeboard, fitting and drawing, completion and printing of a village map
Applicant Name
Salt and Enson Parish Council
Amount
£400.00
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
£150.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of room hire and appropriate support for each sessions in August to meet the particular needs of the young people attending to help them to develop their skills taking photos and to create art work like making animations to improve health and skills for their future independence for the summer holiday programme for young people.
Applicant Name
Rotary Club of Stafford Knot
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards stage 2 outdoor activity trail activities for children aged 4-6 years to have fun, to help to give a positive attitude to physical activities and mental wellbeing.
Applicant Name
St Peter’s School PTFA - Hixon
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the removal of and installation of new electric heaters for the refurbishment of the disabled Holiday Bungalow located in Wales and run by the charity organisation for disabled Staffordshire residents and their families
Applicant Name
Cerebral Palsy Mid Staffordshire
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the installation of a hearing loop to enable those with a hearing impairment enjoy a better experience at the events.
Applicant Name
Salt Village Hall
Amount
£790.00
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 the costs of replacing the showers and toilets, redecoration of toilet walls, tiles, non slip flooring, white boards for the changing room and redecorating of the changing rooms.
Applicant Name
Milford Hall Cricket Club
Amount
£882.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards Printing and information materials, Storage Boxes, Tuff Spots, Mini book of ideas, Resources per box per district, replenishing of stock and marketing for the community crates fun.
Applicant Name
Family Action
Amount
£1,000.00
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
£333.00

2017

Councillor supported schemes

John Francis

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards hall hire for the Tuesday Open house club, group insurance, 2 community newsletters to benefit older people reducing isolation within the community
Applicant Name
Baswich Community Group
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of 2 mowers for the group of volunteers who have adopted a section of the Worcs Canal at Baswich for towpath enhancement
Applicant Name
Baswich Community Group (Baswich Canal Group)
Amount
£350.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards plants for flower beds and containers at various locations throughout the villages during the annual competition
Applicant Name
Colwich Parish BKV & Heart of England in Bloom
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the removal of asbestos, the repair of the roof and replacement new ceiling, new wiring and lighting to provide a healthier environment for use by the community
Applicant Name
Brocton Village Institute
Amount
£1,000.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards 5 oil filled radiators to improve the heating within the village hall which will increase numbers to the classes especially during the winter.
Applicant Name
Hopton and Coton Parish Council
Amount
£930.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of speech and language sessions and the production of new promotional leaflets advertising the change of location and the new services which will be on offer
Applicant Name
Silkmore Children’s Centre
Amount
£500.00
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
£820.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards room and equipment hire for presentations, guess speaker, promotional literature, leaflets, postage, printing and stationery to establish a local support group designed to raise awareness and treatments of Bladder cancer in the community supported by nurse specialists
Applicant Name
Mid Staffordshire Bladder Cancer Support Group
Amount
£250.00
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 of branded polo shirts, fleeces and waterproof jackets in providing a sense of identity for the volunteers making them more easily recognisable to the community when running outside community events.
Applicant Name
Penkside Community Champions
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards projector, computer and associated software for the Child bereavement service for Stafford
Applicant Name
Wildwood Church
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards training course in mental health first aid by a training provider for staff and volunteers working with vulnerable client groups which lead to rural based activities around animals, plants and the countryside to promote health and well-being
Applicant Name
Upper Moreton Rural Activities CIC
Amount
£700.00
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
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the manufacture of an initial set of 63 poppy plaques which is about visibly commemorating Staffordians who gave their lives in the Great War of 1914 -1918 particularly important in the centenary period by placing a poppy plaque on associated properties and carrying out unveiling ceremonies over time
Applicant Name
Royal British Legion Poppy Project
Amount
£500.00

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