Grant funding

The following grant funding has been awarded in 2014/115 

Grant funding awards
Date grant awarded   Duration of funding (in years) Time period of grant awardBeneficiary  Beneficiary's registration number  Grant amount in 2014/2015 (in £) Purpose of the expenditureLead Council Department 
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Blackpool Boys and Girls Club Registered Charity 521027 15,493.84 Provides opportunities and activities for young people. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Blackpool Centre for the Unemployed and Residents Advice Centre Registered Charity 1099585 26,444.16  Advice primarily about benefits and representation at tribunals as well as support with job searches. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Blackpool Wyre and Fylde CVS Registered Charity 105717 29,723.47 Provision of advice, training and resources for voluntary, community and faith groups in Blackpool, as well as the delivery of specific projects eg digital inclusion. Corporate Development and Engagement
June 2014 1 2014/2015 Blackpool Wyre and Fylde CVS Registered Charity 105717 5,000.00 Provision of a programme of small grants Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Blackpool Citizens Advice Bureau Registered Charity 1130422 62,971.89 Provision of free, impartial advice on any subject (primarily but not exclusively about welfare benefits, debt, housing and employment). Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Claremont First Steps Community Centre Registered Charity 1088988 20,738.41 Provision of help, support and guidance for residents of Claremont ward (the grant supports the running of Egerton Road office, managed by Claremont First Steps). Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Disability First Registered Charity 1044848 23,835.78 Provision of welfare benefits and other advice for children and adults with disabilities, their families and carers. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Groundwork Registered Charity 514727 5,000.00 Delivery of projects that work with residents and volunteers to improve health and well-being; improve the local environment and create safer communities. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Play Inclusion Project Registered Charity 5115873 31,703.79 Provides support for children with disabilities to access mainstream provision in the local area eg swimming , football coaching, brownies. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Streetlife Registered Charity 1078167 41,309.95 Provides support and practical help for young homeless people. Corporate Development and Engagement
March 2014 1 2014/2015 Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde Registered Charity 1125184 21,477.70 Provides volunteering opportunities, information and training to residents and organisations in Blackpool. Corporate Development and Engagement
February 2015 2 2014/2015 Empowerment registered Charity 1155897 5,000.00 Support for victims of sexual violence Public Health

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