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11 February 2014

Latest grants

We are pleased to tell you about the grants awarded at the most recent meeting.

Arts


New Diorama Theatre
Towards core costs, specifically to support its work with emerging companies.
www.newdiorama.com

£30,000
over two years

Theatre Royal Plymouth
Towards the salary of the Executive Producer to create new and original drama.
www.theatreroyal.com
 

£115,380
over three years

Environment


Fauna & Flora International
Towards the costs of supporting community engagement in marine protection in Scotland, and the development of sustainable seafood finance initiative.
www.fauna-flora.org

£150,000
over three years

New Economics Foundation 
Towards the costs of the ‘Blue New Deal’, which aims to balance the need to create employment with improving marine ecosystems. 
www.neweconomics.org

£90,000
over three years

Butterfly Conservation
Towards the costs of the Landscape Conservation Manager and Director of Conservation to develop new and larger landscape-scale conservation projects in 6 areas of England.
www.butterfly-conservation.org 
 

£60,000
over two years

Welfare


Citizens UK
Towards the cost of a project using volunteers to improve the quality of life of people with dementia.
www.citizensuk.org

£90,000
over three years

Clore Social Leadership Programme
Towards the costs of three Fellows focusing on Older People – jointly funded with Tudor Trust. 
www.cloresocialleadership.org.uk

£52,500
over three years

Enrych
Towards the core costs of their support for adults with physical disabilities, while developing new services and income streams.
www.enrych.org.uk

£80,000
over two years

Carousel
Towards the costs of a series of conferences and events to debate and critique the quality of art and performance by people with disabilities.
www.carousel.org.uk

£60,000
over two years

Working Families
Towards core costs, specifically the salary of the Chief Executive, for their work supporting working parents and carers to achieve a work-life balance.
www.workingfamilies.org.uk

£105,000
over three years

Who Cares? Trust
Towards core costs, specifically the salary of the Projects Officer to support young people in care to improve their life outcomes.
www.thewhocarestrust.org.uk
 

£60,000
over two years

Federation of City Farms & Community Gardens
Towards the cost of identifying and developing best practices in community growing initiatives across the UK.
www.farmgarden.org.uk

£95,261
over two years

Prisoners Abroad
Towards the costs of the Family Support Services, helping UK-based families of British citizens who are imprisoned overseas.
www.prisonersabroad.org.uk

£50,000
over two years

AVA (Against Violence and Abuse)
Towards the costs of ‘The Dancer’, a short film to raise awareness of the impact of and alternatives to forced marriage.
www.avaproject.org.uk

£21,596
over one year