The 7 projects listed below, all based at locations throughout the Yorkshire and Humber region, were awarded up to £5k funding in the first round of bids to the 4 Good Fund when it opened in 2013.
Case fit and kit, Case Training Services Ltd
IT equipment update for charity providing day services to disabled adults in Hull and East Riding.
Patchwork, Shores Homecare
Purchase of greenhouse to cultivate vegetable seeds to support programme to encourage residents to grow vegetables in their gardens, and donate vegetables to vulnerable people.
Removing Barriers, Walton Community Library
Refurbishment works to community library run by voluntary organisation. Click to view case study
Renovation of Oakhill Brick Ponds, Oakhill Country Park
Development of former brick ponds to make the area more accessible.
Sunflower Activity Centre , Central Children’s Section, North East Lincolnshire
Creation of a large, sustainable children’s play area for under 5’s, with role-play wooden equipment and sand pit, to help develop curiosity and sense of exploration.
Teentech Humber STEM Promotion
TeenTech events to support economic regeneration by stimulating young people’s interest in careers in STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
Men in Sheds, Groundworks Leeds
Project targeted at men who’ve experienced life-changing events to engage them in practical confidence-building activities which develop skills and teamworking. Click to view case study