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Grants We Have Awarded

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We Love Wolverton

June 2019 | Awarded: £1500

To fund monthly Zumba and music parties for all ages, for one year in the Wolverton community. These events aim to promote socialising, creativity and aerobic exercise in the community.

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Milton Keynes Rowing Club

June 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund a pontoon for launching the rowing boats onto the water.

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Friends of Great Linford Manor Park

June 2019 | Awarded: £1295

To fund a heritage textile project including workshops at primary schools, sheltered housing, church and scouts. A local textile artist will work alongside community groups to create different elements that will come together to create a piece of art that will be displayed in various venues around Great Linford.

MacIntyre Care

June 2019 | Awarded: £2277

To fund an adapted till for people with learning disabilities at the Great Holm coffee shop. The till will be linked to their ‘easy read’ menu, used by the learners so they can select the image for the item being ordered and when generating the bill.

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3rd Newport Pagnell Brownies

June 2019 | Awarded: £745

To fund a trip to the National Space Centre, that will help the girls gain knowledge of space while improving their confidence. The trip is educational and the brownies attending will gain a stargazer and space badge at the end.


June 2019 | Awarded: £4860

To fund a project that aims for BAME workers to become volunteers and participate in ‘Career Workout’; a carousel of work-based conversations in which small groups of 3-4 school students meet and interview up to eight different volunteers from the world of work in an hour.

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Breastfeeding Festival Milton Keynes

June 2019 | Awarded: £4500

To fund the Breastfeeding Festival in September at MK University Hospital Academic Centre. The event is all about celebrating and promoting breastfeeding, and to inform and empower the people who attend.

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Rebellion Roller Derby

June 2019 | Awarded: £3870

To fund a beginners skating and roller derby programme for 12 weeks in 2019 and a further 12 week in 2020.

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Arts Gateway MK

June 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund the MK Lit Fest that will run in September 2019 with a minimum of 24 events at MK Gallery.

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Milton Keynes YMCA

June 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund furniture for two of the bedrooms in the new 8 storey building in Central Milton Keynes.

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Friends of the Caribbean

June 2019 | Awarded: £1500

To fund a family cricket fun day and jerk festival in July 2019. The event will provide an opportunity for people to learn about Caribbean culture and will expose the community to ongoing projects highlighting education and health awareness.

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Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club

June 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund the ‘Team Revolution’ which will enable the young members of the club to compete in national races.

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