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St Giles Charitable Trust Fund

November 2023

Manna House Trust - £5,000

The grant will be used towards counselling sessions

Albanian Cultural Association - £4,950

The grant will be used towards food vouchers for the Albanian Community

Growing Together Northampton - £5,000

The grant will be used to to fund increased 1-1 support, activities for children in school holidays, giving access to food bank vouchers, warm spaces, additional hours for staff

United African Association - £5,000

To support the increased demand for support services for people in crisis as a result of the cost of living crisis including asylum seekers, those with no recourse to public funds, and those on benefits struggling to make ends meet.

Care & Repair Northamptonshire - £4,130

To provide housing support by carrying out essential works that may otherwise go unmet and information on how to use controls and tips for saving energy for vulnerable people in Northampton

Project 16:15 - £5,000

To improve and expand their mobile community cafe, enabling them to reach more people with quality hot meals.

November 2022

C2C Social Action - £5,000

To provide hot lunches for the women that are coming into the Northampton Womens Centre.

Doddridge Centre - £4,877.54

To provide a Breakfast Club, Senior Lunch Club and food stock for food parcels

Emmanuel Group of Churches - £5,000

To pay the Children and Families’ Worker

Re:Store Northampton - £5,000

To support the Growbaby project.

Springs Family Centre - £5,000

To support the Family Hub afternoons

The McCarthy-Dixon Foundation - £2,395.19

To support the Foodbank and Larder

Right Resolution CIC - £5,000

To support the food bank for young people leaving care

October 2021

Care & Repair Northamptonshire - £5,000

To support Hardship Fund which funds the cost of essential home repairs and improvements at no cost to the recipient.

Spring Charity - £4,400

To provide experience with age appropriate IT, for young children at home in the Castle Ward area of Northampton Town, and children in key stages 1 & 2 at school, where such equipment is limited

Power of the Mind Networks - £4,919

To provide digital skills training to BAME older women of African heritage who are survivors of domestic abuse.

Re:Store Northampton - £5,000

To continue to operate the food bank, offering emergency food provision to individuals, couples and families across Northampton

Right Resolution CIC - £4,800

To maintain a food bank for the vulnerable young people leaving care in the Northampton area that are referred to them for support and guidance.

October 2020

Community Spaces Northampton - £3,500

To support Community Hubs in areas of deprivation and need in Northampton

Growing Together Northampton - £4,351

To support Forest School session

Homestart Northampton - £4,614

To support the training of volunteers

The McCarthy-Dixon Foundation- £3,500

To support the community food larder

Northampton Town of Sanctuary - £5000

Support for households with no recourse to public funds

Peak Empower - £3,150

To fund STEP programme  to young people aged 18-22 who are not in education or in employment to help them to gain employment.

September 2019

Everyday English - £5,000

To fund a mobile provision that will teach people in different community settings informally (parks, cafes, community centres) formally (ESOL in classrooms) to (re)connect to learning English and reduce barriers in order to support people to feel confident to re-enter the classroom.

Weston Favell Centre Foodbank- £5,000

To fund storage costs for the foodbank

Shine Development Concept CIC - £4,890

To fund a part-time Client Support Worker who will offer out-of-hours support  to clients on benefit advice, assist them in application, mandatory reconsideration and appeal and provide debt advice and advocacy service.

Community Law Service - £5,000

To support affordable warmth project

Re:Store Northampton - £4,000

To support the Growbaby packages.