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Future 4 You

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,500

To fund a week long course for young people to gain an insight into the music industry. The ‘Summer Holiday Music Club MK’ will offer the opportunity for 10-15 year olds to learn about the music industry while learning valuable skills.

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York House Centre (Stony Stratford)

July 2018 | Awarded: £245

To fund materials for a family art workshop that will encourage community cohesion.

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1st Oxley Park Guides

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,000

To fund a subsidised cost for the Guide group to visit an ‘extreme’ winter camp, which will allow them the opportunity to gain important survival skills, which will allow them access to more advanced training so they can obtain further skills for future programmes, such as D of E.

Worktree

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,142

To fund career workout sessions for students in Years 7 – 10 in Sir Herbert Leon Academy to attend and broaden their knowledge on how to obtain jobs and what route to take in education that will help to achieve these.

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MK Melting Pot

July 2018 | Awarded: £1,455

To fund the construction of a giant Afro-Caribbean puppet to be paraded in Milton Keynes for Black History Month, to raise awareness and improve community cohesion. The project will improve awareness of historical knowledge of the impact of the black community locally in Milton Keynes.

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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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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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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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Independent Cinema Milton Keynes

June 2018 | Awarded: £7435

To fund the artist and volunteer costs for a moving image exhibition as part of the Vagabond Film Festival and to re-brand ICMK as Vagabond. The funding will also go towards costs for creating the venue and the hiring of artists; as well as film maker costs.

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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.

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