Equipment and Resources

Please click on the purple triangles to find out more information about each group and their project proposal.

1st Spen Valley Scout Group (North Kirklees)

1st Spen Valley Scout Group (North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: Help the local young people enjoy new adventures, experience the outdoors, interact with others, gain confidence and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Project details: Would like to open a new section for 14-18 year old boys and girls in Birkenshaw, offering lightweight camping, white water rafting and leadership which will build on skills they have learned in the Scout section.

Breakdown of costs:

3 lightweight expedition tents£180.00
3 portable cooking trangia stoves£345.00
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Total£875.00

Total cost of the project: £875

Amount applied for: £875 (No other monies secured)

Batley Cricket Club (North Kirklees)

Batley Cricket Club (North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: On the field the club operates with two adult and two junior teams and off the field the club runs holiday camps for children, hosting open days and fundraising events and specific activities for girls and women of the community.

Project details: Would like funding to run a Chat and Chill group for women’s health and wellbeing throughout Batley.

Total cost of the project: £860

Breakdown of costs: 

Healthy cooking sessions- pots, pans, utensils, ingredients£150.00
Tutor £20 per hour, 2 hours for 4 weeks£160.00
Venue hire £15 per hour, 2 hours for 4 weeks£120.00
Relaxation therapy sessions - Mats£150.00
Tutor £20 per hour, 2 hours for 4 weeks £160.00
Venue hire £15 per hour, 2 hours for 4 weeks £120.00
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Total £860.00

Amount applied for: £860 (No other monies secured)

Battyeford Sporting Club (Mirfield, North Kirklees)

Battyeford Sporting Club (Mirfield, North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: A community football club with twenty-eight teams for both boys and girls with the aim of promoting confidence, a healthy active lifestyle and team work.

Project details: Would like to purchase portable goal posts to prevent further damage to the pitch after it was flooded.

Total cost of the project: £625

Amount applied for: £625 (No other monies secured)

Cumberworth Community Association (South Kirklees)

Cumberworth Community Association (South Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: A baby and toddler group providing help and support to mums and children through various activities including crafts, songs and stories. It gives mums and children the chance to socialise and get the support that they need.

Project details: Funding would go towards new sensory toys for young babies which will help them to develop, imaginative play toys for the older children as well as some outdoors toys.

Total cost of the project: £2,000

Amount applied for: £320 (Other monies secured: £50 from church)

Dementia Friendly Keighley (DFK) (Bradford)

Dementia Friendly Keighley (DFK) (Bradford)

Group/Organisation details: The group works to raise awareness by giving dementia ‘friend’ talks to a wide variety of groups and have recently opened an information drop-in centre within the town.

Project details: Would like funding to build a life wall, an interactive tool within the information centre that will provide gentle and fun ways to stimulate activity and communication.

Breakdown of costs:

Design £ 800.00
Making of the wall£2200.00
Installation£ 500.00
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Total £3500.00

Total cost of the project: £3,500

Amount applied for: £1,000 (No other monies secured)

Lower Hopton Football Club (Mirfield, North Kirklees)

Lower Hopton Football Club (Mirfield, North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: A group providing social opportunities for young adults through the provision of quality facilities, equipment and coaching. The Club encompasses both women and men and encourages them in developing first aid and coaching courses.

Project details: For identity and unity the Club would like to purchase uniforms for the young women after the women’s league was established last year, this will included tracksuit tops and polo shirts embroidered with the club logo.

Total cost of the project: £900

Amount applied for: £300 for polo shirts (Other monies secured: Member contributions)

Ryburn UTD Juniors (Halifax, Calderdale)

Ryburn UTD Juniors (Halifax, Calderdale)

Group/Organisation details: A football club for the wider community who encourage people from six and up to get active in the sport, promoting sportsmanship and a healthy active lifestyle whilst building social skills amongst the teams.

Project details: New kit is needed for the junior team.                               

Breakdown of cost:

Shirts (26 x £16.30)£429.00
Numbers (26 x £4.50)£117.00
Badges (26 x £3.50) £  91.00
Sponsor  £118.00
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Total£755.00

Total cost of the project: £4,670

Amount applied for: £1,000 (Other monies secured: £250)

Shaw Cross Club for Young People (Dewsbury, North Kirklees)

Shaw Cross Club for Young People (Dewsbury, North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: Teach young people from the age of five upwards to play rugby with over 400 children partaking in the club.

Project details: Would like funding to provide equipment for the junior section which will include balls, cones, tackle bags and tackle shields.

Total cost of the project: £850

Amount applied for: £850 (No other monies secured)

Spenborough Swimming Club (North Kirklees)

Spenborough Swimming Club (North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details: The club teaches children how to swim, water safety and competes in district and regional swimming gala’s all of which promotes a healthy lifestyle.

Project details: The club continues to grow week on week with new member and more volunteer coaches are needed therefore any funding would go towards teaching assistant training qualifications for volunteer coaches.

Total cost of the project: £1,500

Amount applied for: £1,000 (No other monies secured)

SKY Positive Minds (Dewsbury, North Kirklees)

SKY Positive Minds (Dewsbury, North Kirklees)

Group/Organisation details:The group provides help to women and children who are dealing with low self-esteem, anxiety, stress and emotional weakness by using proven tools that empower them to deal with any challenges that they might face.

Project details: Would like funding to run two confidence and life skills workshops to be delivered over twelve weeks to children and young people within Dewsbury.

Total cost of the project: £1,000

Amount applied for: £1,000 (No other monies secured)

Todmorden Community Brass Band (Calderdale)

Todmorden Community Brass Band (Calderdale)

Group/Organisation details:A local community brass band who aim to provide music education and performance opportunities for local people of any age.

Project details: Funding would purchase new instruments that are old and need replacing which can then be borrowed by children in the group.

Breakdown of costs:

Student model 4 valve euphonium £830.00
Student model cornet                                             £140.53
Room hire (£60 per day)    £240.00
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Total

 £970.53

Total cost of the project: £970.53

Amount applied for: £1,000 (No other monies secured)