Projects Funded During 2020
The Friends of the Foundation grants panel chose to fund three projects that strive to tackle child poverty across the county.
Rush2TheDen - £5,000
The grant will be used to provide daily activities for babies, children, young people and their parents/carers.
Food and Fun in School Holidays (FISH) - Emmanuel Group of Churches - £5,000
The grant will be used to provide a weekly lunch club with entertainment.
Baby Basics Northampton - £5,000
The grant will be used to create 'starter packs' for new mums.
Projects Funded During 2019
Last year, our Friends chose to focus their grant giving on the theme of child poverty, which features prominently as a priority need for the county as identified by our Hidden Needs report.
The Friends of the Foundation grants panel chose the following two projects to fund over the coming year:
Camrose Toy Library - £4,946.77
The grant will be used to support their 'Nourish and Nurture' Project.
Shudan Community Interest Company (CIC) - £5,000
The grant will be used to support their 'Fit and Fed' Project.