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Clean Slate Church

July 2018 | Awarded: £800

To fund a Christmas meal for people in Milton Keynes for disadvantaged people. The 3 course meal is cooked to restaurant quality and guests receive table service. The meal provides a place for the guests to socialise and feel part of the community.

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Xtra Special Families

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,500

To fund sessions between August and May for families and children from disadvantaged backgrounds and those with more complex needs and disabilities to attend fun events where they can have fun as families and engage with others from a similar background.

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Pagrav Dance Company

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,500

To fund 2 days of workshops in 3 schools and 2 Asian community groups for young people to have access to learn skills in design, choreography, set design and dance. The aim of the workshops is to offer more accessible opportunities for people.

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Camphill MK Communities

June 2018 | Awarded: £4457

To part fund this years ‘Movement’ event for Camphill MK, which includes Camphill MK hosting an event for MKDAD to create a conversation about equal opportunities in sport.

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Harry's Rainbow Charitable Trust

June 2018 | Awarded: £4590

To help support their monthly ‘Rainbow Group’ for bereaved children and families; increasing their confidence and providing support. The group offers a place where people can speak to others who have experienced losses.

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Wolverton Lantern Festival Association

June 2018 | Awarded: £2800

To fund artist costs for a lantern project for children in local schools to participate in the making large-scale lanterns for the War Memorial in Wolverton.

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Arts Gateway MK

June 2018 | Awarded: £1500

To fund a project manager, merchandise, refreshments, a videographer and subsidised tickets for targeted groups to enjoy the MK Lit Fest 2018. The main festival weekend is 21st to 24th September 2018 and will include a variety of different events for people to enjoy.

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MK Melting Pot

June 2018 | Awarded: £5000

To fund lunch clubs during school holidays to make them more accessible to children who may otherwise not be able to attend in Campbell Park and Old Wolverton.

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Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club

June 2018 | Awarded: £4820

To fund the land elevation and purchase of a container which will store the BMX track equipment on site.

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Locals Of Lakes

June 2018 | Awarded: £5000

To fund a series of events throughout the year for the Lakes Estate in Milton Keynes which will aid in social inclusion and bringing the community together.

Young Enterprise

June 2018 | Awarded: £5000

To fund some costs associated with delivering the ‘Young Enterprise’ projects in local schools, which help the students to improve and develop skills that will help and inspire them to achieve their future goals.

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GirlsCode MK

June 2018 | Awarded: £5000

To fund 20 – 30 women to attend sessions to learn how to code in a variety of different formats, that will be delivered fortnightly. The workshops are free and aim to bring women together from all different backgrounds to learn computer programming in a friendly environment.

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