Decision details

Positive Activities Funding

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member Safety and Communities

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decision:

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. 

 

Organisation

Project

amount approved

Cheltenham Festivals

Cheltenham Festivals’ Young Writers

£4,500

Hesters Way Partnership

Hesters Way Glow Sports Project

£2,000

Gloucestershire Rural Community Council (GRCC)

Youth Work Network development

£4,995

The Brizen Young People’s Centre

The Brizen Youth Club Planned Programme 2016/17

£2,500

The Rock

Engage

£4,500

The Cheltenham Trust

Off the Wall - The Wilson Arts Collective

£4,500

Youth and Community Services

Benhall and The Reddings Youth Project

£4,500

Youth and Community Services

Naunton Park Youth Project

£4,500

Gloucestershire Mentoring and Support CiC (GMAS)

Cheltenham Oasis Youth Sports

£4,500

Charlton Kings Youth & Community Centre - CKYCC

Charlton Kings Youth Project – Journeying together

£5,500

Cheltenham and District Sports Association for the Disabled

Have a go club

£1,500

Cheltenham YMCA

Y factor - holiday activities programme

£2,000

 

 

£45,495.00

 

 

Contact: Richard Gibson, Head of Communities, Wellbeing and Partnerships Email: richard.gibson@cheltenham.gov.uk Email: richard.gibson@cheltenham.gov.uk.

Publication date: 08/08/2016

Date of decision: 08/08/2016

Effective from: 16/08/2016

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