Small Grants 2014
In 2014 nine grants of up to £5,000 were awarded to:
2000 Community Action Centre
To deliver a football coaching programme for children aged 5-11 years old, living in and around the Pepys and Trinity estates and Deptford Park area.
To run a newspaper reading group which will use the discussion of the day’s news as a focus for improving the confidence and communication skills of unemployed and low-income individuals.
To develop coordinated activities across 3 community gardens, and increasing resident participation, with a particular focus on older people.
To deliver a BEAM (Beautiful Empowered and Me) programme to 20 girls aged 10-14 years, living in the Evelyn ward of Deptford.
To deliver a free community counselling service to 25 individuals from the DCT Area and working with each person over a period of six weeks.
London Community Building CIC
To deliver a 6-day introductory course to construction to NEET young people, as a stepping stone to apprenticeships and work placements.
Mobile Media Interactive
To produce a heritage documentary with young people aged 14 – 21 years living in the DCT area.
Montage Theatre Arts
To produce and run a series of ‘Scammers Beware’ anti-fraud shows for older residents living in the DCT and surrounding area.
To develop a community chorus that will perform alongside a professional cast in The Hunters Grimm, a promenade theatre production taking place on and around Deptford High Street