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Grants We Have Awarded

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Milton Keynes Sea Cadets

April 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund the purchase of a second minibus for transporting cadets to training and competition events as a group. A second minibus is essential if cadets are to be transported to training and competition events as a coherent group.

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Milton Keynes Heritage Association

April 2019 | Awarded: £4960

To fund the MK Festival of History at Campbell Park on 15th June 2019 as part of a consortium of larger members led by Bletchley Park; this will be an opportunity for smaller heritage groups to build capacity and increase membership.

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City Discovery Centre

April 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund a pilot project bringing an immersive cultural experience to those with special needs in MK including educational activities, history and natural history.

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Milton Keynes & District Cricket Association

April 2019 | Awarded: £1314

To fund coaching for disability cricket for schools in MK.

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The Play's The Thing Theatre Company

April 2019 | Awarded: £5000

To fund 'Taking the Stage: Women in the Performing Arts' working with MK Gallery, due to open 16th March.

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Ignite (Ridgeway Community Trust)

April 2019 | Awarded: £1000

To fund the Ignite Friday and Weekend Away for children to have fun and games and socialise with friends away from home. The project provides access to lots of opportunities, experiences and activities that the children may not otherwise have access to.

Service Six

April 2019 | Awarded: £4979

To fund FISH (Fun in school holidays) Summer activity sessions for children including sports, recreation, education and personal development for those in the deprived areas of MK.

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1st Two Mile Ash Guides

April 2019 | Awarded: £1130

To fund guides attending the Bucks County Camp along with 3000 other guides and scouts in the area.The outings would provide an opportunity for the participants to take part in educational and fun activities in a safe and fun environment.

Milton Keynes Islamic Arts Heritage and Culture Organisation

April 2019 | Awarded: £4000

To fund a multi-cultural Youth Orchestra for MK with London Syrian Ensemble and 3 MK schools to deliver workshops, training and a public performance.

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Milton Keynes Christian Foundation

April 2019 | Awarded: £4000

To fund the 'Urban Bee-lievers' social enterprise; educating about bees and taking action to help slow their decline at Urb Farm in Wolverton. The social enterprise supports young people to learn the craft of bee keeping, how to produce, market and sell hive products and interact with customers.

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MK Inclusive Tennis

April 2019 | Awarded: £1490

To run four x 6 week courses for 12 adults each time at Olney & Newport Pagnell Tennis Clubs during the summer term. The courses will be targeted at those aged 55+ in an effort to improve health and well being and social interactivity.

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Mediation MK

April 2019 | Awarded: £1497

To fund 'Person Centred Counselling' support sessions to help up to 5 families experiencing difficulties such as relationship/marriage/divorce breakdown. Their aim is for the participants to feel less anxious, more relaxed and improve their sense of well being.

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