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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

Ben Adams

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of electrical point work, HDMI TV, cables and wall bracket, tables, chairs and 2 sofas for the Prince’s Trust Team programme To be delivered from Tamworth Belgrave Community Fire Station to support 16-25 years old over 60 days to help them back into education, employment or training
Applicant Name
Safer Communities CIC
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards artists, PA hire, various workshops and promotion of the Tamworth Urban Arts and Sports Festival one of Tamworth’s largest youth engagement and arts events a day of activities appealing to those aged 11-25 years attracting up to 3,000 people across Tamworth
Applicant Name
Community Together CIC
Amount
£750.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding for the delivery of coaching mentoring program designed for groups of children identified by the schools aged 7-11 years for 3 sessions for each of the 2 schools in covering social skills, emotional resilience, anger management, health and lifestyle, bullying, anxiety and low self-esteem and problem solving in a relaxed and fun way to learn
Applicant Name
Brightfutures UN-Ltd
Amount
£600.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards orchestra & support acts and compare, insurance, sound, light, audio visual, advertising, posters, banners, photography and video as part of the Musical Proms event by St. Editha’s Church to commemorate the centenary of the ending of WW1 and celebrate womens empowerment
Applicant Name
Xtra Humongous Ltd
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the improvements to the building extension, current premises, and car parking in providing more spaces for the District Activity Centre for scouting and the wider community including various groups to include NHS, charities for adults with learning difficulties, national citizens scheme, arts group, fitness classes
Applicant Name
Tamworth District Scouts Council
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards 10 wetsuits for adults and cadets and 4 new PC’s for the use of all the administrators and cadets to plan sessions and work towards promotions
Applicant Name
Tamworth & Lichfield Sea Cadets
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards production of tickets, order of service, seat markers, banners, postage, hire of toilets, banners, catering, hire of bugler, soloist, choir, photographer, Marshalls for a National Service of commemoration for the 1100th Anniversary of the Death of Aethelflaed Lady of the Mercians to be held at St Editha’s Parish and Collegiate Church Tamworth on 12/06/18
Applicant Name
The Tamworth and District Civic Society
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a Play scheme for two weeks held for pupils with complex learning difficulties held at the school with trained staff to deliver the scheme safely to include meeting any health or care needs of the children providing respite for families of vulnerable children and is a stimulating two weeks of activities using school’s resources
Applicant Name
Two Rivers School
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards wood and plants to transform an area that is currently disused to plant a variety of plants to attract birds, bees and butterflies. The opportunity is available for vulnerable groups and to invite students in year 5 & 6 from other schools to visit and links with the elderly from local residential care homes to visit and enjoy the facilities making full use of the garden for public evenings and weekends.
Applicant Name
The Rawlett School
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a Metal Storage container to hold all the props and costumes made by the group.
Applicant Name
Total Arts Community Theatre and IMPACT youth Theatre
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the rebuild our sleigh and replace the trailer to be used for a Sleigh appeal each evening in December within Tamworth to raise funds for the community groups for community events
Applicant Name
Tamworth Round Table
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards craft materials to help the XLM project expand and work with 4 more schools to offer support to the young people to improve their wellbeing, Health and quality of life.
Applicant Name
Coton Green Evangelical Free Church Trust
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards providing a buffet for service men and women after the parade on 11th November
Applicant Name
Royal British Legion Tamworth Branch
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards diesal, servicing, MOT LOLER tests, Insurance and depreciation to keep the minibuses going for 1 year.
Applicant Name
Kendall and Wall Charitable Trust
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding to purchase a chromebook to help support the outreach services in Tamworth Borough.
Applicant Name
South East Staffs CAB
Amount
£250.00

2017

Councillor supported schemes

Ben Adams

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Proposal Ref.
Description
Applicant Name
Amount
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of workshops for illustration, spoken word, animation and performance, room hire, promotion banner and materials. The event is open to all ages to encourage participation among those who struggle with the written word amongst individuals with dyslexia and other learning differences.
Applicant Name
Dig-it
Amount
£160.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of the bereavement and loss training for 3 volunteers in supported care for the delivery of the service at St Giles and 2 extra family support groups including volunteers for 5 families to include volunteer expenses, refreshments, equipment such as paint, paper and memory jars
Applicant Name
St Giles Hospice
Amount
£459.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding to provide and install new windows throughout the former Christadelphian Hall which is now owned by the boxing club which will provide increased activities and sessions whilst vastly diversifying their support to the community which will safeguard the future of the club and will better support the children making them become more independent and increase their activities.
Applicant Name
Tamworth Boxing Club
Amount
£2,000.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding to build a life size bronze statue of Sgt Watchman V a mascot of the Staffordshire Regimental association to honour all mascots and handlers that have served for the regiment as well as the servicemen to be located in Tamworth Castle grounds
Applicant Name
Community Together CIC
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards folding tables and chairs, storage unit, stackable chairs, paint, display boards furniture, radiators to make the space in the largest room more usable and multi- functional which can be used as a classroom, recreational, parade & cooking areas
Applicant Name
Tamworth & Lichfield Sea Cadets
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards printing, trophies and adjudicator as part of the drama festival for the people of Tamworth to both take part in and enjoy as audiences to included adults and youth groups, schools and those people with learning and mental health problems, awards will be presented by the Mayor of Tamworth.
Applicant Name
Total Arts Community Theatre
Amount
£250.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards 7 months room hire to provide art and music group sessions for adults with disabilities to encourage social skills, teamwork and friendship in a safe environment with positive outcomes leading to displaying the artwork at the local library, planned music show and art exhibition
Applicant Name
Uniquely Me and U
Amount
£370.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards high speed broadband installation, firewall, router and 12 months broadband fees to allow staff to access data at the main office in a secure manner for register mobility scooters belonging to the national register scheme in conjunction with UK police to facilitate swift return of lost or stolen mobility scooters
Applicant Name
Mercian Ability Partnership
Amount
£237.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards insurance, hire of Tamworth castle grounds for the reinsated the former carnival
Applicant Name
Together 4 Tamworth Charitable Association
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards craft materials for 3 activity sessions for 10 primary schools to address issues that young people are facing that effect their emotional wellbeing and mental health and in turn can affect attainment level and their attendance in school.
Applicant Name
Coton Green Evangelical Free Church Trust
Amount
£750.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards the hire of the Big Top for the performance of Cinderella made up of volunteers a theatre experience for over 5,000 people at Tamworth Castle grounds.
Applicant Name
Tamworth Pantomime Company
Amount
£500.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards a replacement kitchen, kitchen units and a cooker at the Sacred Heart and St John’s Church community centre which provide services for a wide range of residents used by 38 community groups for young and older people and those with disabilities to include a variety of services - memory café, toddler group, seated exercise classes, over 60’s club, brownies, youth club and community café
Applicant Name
Heart of Tamworth Community Project
Amount
£400.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding of training equipment for the under 8’s tag rugby team with the aim to be inclusive to children from all backgrounds to encourage them to be part of an active team sport that encourages children to be confident and a team member.
Applicant Name
Tamworth Rugby Union Football Club
Amount
£300.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards venue hire, guest speaker expenses, printing, screen projector, amplification equipment, writing competition prizes insurance and raffle licence for the Literary Festival a week-long celebration of the written word in its many forms
Applicant Name
Tamworth Literacy Festival
Amount
£200.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards window blackout blinds, speakers, amplifier, safety cables, system processor, connectors, consumables, access equipment, video switcher and installation engineer for the auditorium upgrade to provide an environment suitable for a community cinema and school and music concerts and events with easy access for the disabled, those less mobile and the deaf community in a positive and caring surroundings where people can relax and enjoy the facility
Applicant Name
The Coton Centre (Coton Green Church)
Amount
£424.00
Proposal Ref.
Description
Funding towards trainers, expenses and room hire to provide trained, experienced volunteers providing support for people who are seeking help in coping with emotional, practical and sometimes physical consequences of bereavement for both adults and children.
Applicant Name
Cruse Bereavement Care South Staffordshire
Amount
£400.00

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