Queen's Institute Fund

 

May 2021

 

C2C Social Action - £19,905.60 from the Queen's Institute Fund
The grant will be used to fund 12 month's salary for an Outdoor Learning Support Worker.

Screen Northants Ltd. - £10,114.40 from the Queen's Insitute Fund
The grant will be used to run a year-round film making activity culminating in a festival celebrating the year's work.

The Lowdown - £19,980 from the Queen's Insitute Fund
The grant will be used to fund one to one remote and face to face counselling support.

 

November 2020

Care & Repair Northamptonhire - £11,652 from Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to introduce practical home support measures for vulnerable householders who are affected by older age, frailty, poor health or disability.

Deafconnect - £14,714 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to provide events, activities, guest speakers, daytrips and worskshops for deaf people.

Healthy Eating Project - £4,075 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to support their 'COVID-19 Wake up to Weight Loss' programme.

Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire - £4,075 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to support their community transport scheme.

September 2019

Fruitful Abundance - £3,000 from Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to relaunch and expand the appeal of Elsie's Cafe

Northampton Abington Community Association - £3,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to redecorate the community hall.

Pearls of Peace - £3,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to fund hire costs for coffee mornins, as well as staff costs for a welfare rights advisor.

October 2018

 

Northampton Sea Cadets - £3,000 from the Queen's Institute Northampton Fund

The grant will be used to purchase a Royal Navy obstacle course,

June 2018

Art Works! - £4,999 from Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will pay for a professional Art Tutor to provide structure and relevance to the group.

Care and Repair - £5,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will enable the group to fund home support measures for vulnerable householders living in Northampton.

Northampton Parent Infant Partnership (NORPIP) - £5,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The group will use their funding to develop a work programme called Flourishing Babies to improve the long-term life chances of babies born to parents experiencing a range of complex multiple needs that can impact on their ability to develop secure attachments and support babies positive development.

Re:Store Northampton - £5,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
Funding will enable the group to put on NEST weekly play sessions  to support families with pre-school children, specifically focusing on vulnerable and isolated families.

May 2018

Thorplands Club 81 - £3,625.23
The club will use their grant to refurbish a minibus for use by the football club and share with Thorplands Residents Association.


Fitness Without Boundaries - £4,320
The grant will enable the group to
subsidise use of the newly created gym facility for disabled users in the Barn at Lodge Farm Community Centre.


Northampton Town Football in the Community - £4,700
The group will use their grant to run their Extra Time session which
aim to bring older people together to enjoy themselves, develop social connections and to be active together.


Warts and All Theatre - £4,946
The funding will enable the group to deliver a number of inclusive Holiday Projects for Children and Young People in St James and Far Cotton.

 

April 2018

Good Companions - £3, 130
The funding will be used to hold social dances for senior citizens in Northampton.

Buddies of Beckets - £5,000
The grant will be used to continue employing a part time Park Coordinator for up to 10 hours a week.

Feel Good Friday Group - £5,000
The group will use their grant to fund 26 weekly sessions of their 'Lifestyles' cafe where people with disabilities and mental health issues will take part in activities to help them to socialise and become less isolated.

Pearls of Peace - £5,000
The group will use their grant to fund their Welfare Rights and Community Support Services.

 

January 2018

Kings Heath Boxing Club - £5,000
The grant will be used to extend the opening hours of the club and will enable the group to offer more BoxFit sessions and to encourage more people of different age groups to get involved in exercise.

Northampton Bangladeshi Association - £5,000
The group will use their funding to run their Ladies Be Healthy Class for members of the BME groups and wider community in the Northampton Wards of Semilong, St James, Castle, Spring Borough and Spencer.

Northamptonshire Rape Crisis - £5,000
The group will use their grant to hire a volunteer trainer to support the counselling service.

Tools for Self-Reliance - £5,000
The funding will support the cost of securing a General Manager to continue offering the facility to their volunteers.

 

November 2017 

 

Rockin’ Roadrunner - £5,000 
The funding will enable a team of five creatives and assistants to deliver creative workshops at eight residential spaces across Northamptonshire. 

 

July 2017


Martial Arts School - £5,000 
The grant awarded will fund the Martial Arts Academy summer activity programme.

April 2017

British Red Cross - £5,000 
The grant will be used to hire a member of staff who can recruit, train and support 20 volunteers.

Northants Parent Forum Group - £3,150 
The grant will be used to run a family fun event showcasing all the services, activities and support available to Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) families.

Zimwomen Association Northamptonshire - £5,000
The grant will be used to fund ARISE workshops, aiming to encourage women to arise and help each other to live healthier and improved lives. 

January 2017
 
Northampton and Wellingborough Sea Cadets - £5,000 
The grant will be used to provide rowing equipment for cadets with health or disability issues.
 
September 2016
 
EasyRider Cycle Club - £4,960 
The grant will be used to recruit and train eight volunteers enabling the club to increase their monthly weekend cycle rides to weekly events and two extra walks per month.
 
February 2016
 
Care and Repair - £5,000 
The grant will enable the group to carry out home support measures for 30 vulnerable households.

Clubs for Young People Northamptonshire - £5,000 
The grant will be used to enable young people to experience the reality of parenthood.

September 2019

Fruitful Abundance - £3,000 from Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to relaunch and expand the appeal of Elsie's Cafe

Northampton Abington Community Association - £3,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to redecorate the community hall.

Pearls of Peace - £3,000 from the Queen’s Institute Northampton Fund
The grant will be used to fund hire costs for coffee mornins, as well as staff costs for a welfare rights advisor.

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