Decision details

Positive Activities Funding

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Safety and Communities

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


For the sixth year running, Gloucestershire County Council has agreed to invest £50k in each of the six Gloucestershire districts in 2016-17 to support positive activities for young people, to be delivered by voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations. This report sets out how that funding will be allocated.


1.      To allocate the positive activities funding as set out below:

2.      To delegate to Strategy and Engagement Manager, in conjunction with myself, to award the remaining funds of £4,505 to projects working with young people in areas of demonstrable need. 




amount approved

Cheltenham Festivals

Cheltenham Festivals’ Young Writers


Hesters Way Partnership

Hesters Way Glow Sports Project


Gloucestershire Rural Community Council (GRCC)

Youth Work Network development


The Brizen Young People’s Centre

The Brizen Youth Club Planned Programme 2016/17


The Rock



The Cheltenham Trust

Off the Wall - The Wilson Arts Collective


Youth and Community Services

Benhall and The Reddings Youth Project


Youth and Community Services

Naunton Park Youth Project


Gloucestershire Mentoring and Support CiC (GMAS)

Cheltenham Oasis Youth Sports


Charlton Kings Youth & Community Centre - CKYCC

Charlton Kings Youth Project – Journeying together


Cheltenham and District Sports Association for the Disabled

Have a go club


Cheltenham YMCA

Y factor - holiday activities programme







Contact: Richard Gibson, Head of Communities, Wellbeing and Partnerships Email: [email protected] Email: [email protected].

Publication date: 08/08/2016

Date of decision: 08/08/2016

Effective from: 16/08/2016

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