Grants awarded 2019-2020

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The following organisations received grants during the period of April 2019-March 2020.

Organisation : 4 Motion Dance Theatre Company
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £21,932 3 Year SLA (requested £39,918)
Charity number: Community Interest Group

To focus on new activity across the borough, increasing outreach across RBWM. Currently working with 1000 people from RBWM, they aim to engage with 5000 by end of three years, so 4000 increase.

Organisation : ABC to Read
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1500.00 (requested £1500)
Charity number: Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number: 1184968

To recruit a further three volunteers for the RBWM area. This in turn would support nine local children each school year who are struggling to read and lack self-esteem within RBWM primary schools.

Organisation : Adult Dyslexia Centre (Thames Valley)
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £1250.00 (requested £2500)
Charity number: 1109112

To assist in the cost of running a new telephone helpline from April 2019, which is a key part of the service. The annual cost of running the helpline is £7344 per annum.

Organisation : Alzheimers Dementia Support
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £18,230.00 (requested £18,230)
Charity number: 1109112

To provide easily accessible appropriate support for young people who have contact with people with Dementia. Set up a Young People Caring About Dementia project which will include a part-time Young Person Adviser, a website chart page, age appropriate books for local schools and libraries, customised training and school visits, advanced technology for them to experience dementia, a day of respite in the school holidays.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Art Beyond Belief
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £12,000 (Requested £17,500)
Charity number: 1124858

To deliver a mix of Curator and/or Looking Glass programmes.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Ascot Holocaust Education Project
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £250 (Requested £250)
Charity number: Local Initiative Project

Writing the information for exhibition displays, sourcing pictures and artefacts and producing an exhibition on the connections between Ascot and Jewish refugees during the second World War. Cost covers the display stands and materials.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Ascot Volunteer Bureau
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: 283869

Office rental, telephone line rental and DBS fees, stationery and postage.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Berkshire Community Foundation
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £16,500 (Requested £16,500) + £5000 = £21,500
Charity number: 1155173

Supporting community groups working in RBWM with grants as part of the BCFs annual campaign - to help address the needs of the residents. BCF uses its Vital Signs survey to identify key issues impacting the country including Windsor and Maidenhead.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : CAB Maidenhead & Windsor​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £15,300 (Requested £15,300)
Charity number: 1085297

Top up for the service budget-based service level agreement, as agreed in January 2018 - this is their second year of a three year service level agreement and does not include the 2018/19 additional one off support for Outreach intensive activity.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : CHIME​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £600 (Requested £600)
Charity number: 292961

To cover the printing cost of three CHIME information leaflets and cover our basic running costs, CHIME information leaflets published before each main school holiday.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Dash Charity​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £5000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 1127126

Funding towards a helpline project which is a vital part of the support offered by the charity which is currently unfunded.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Driven Forward​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4600 (requested £9200)
Charity number: Charitable Incorporated Organisation – Charity Number 117957

To enable more trips to be undertaken by Driven Forward, funds to hire and identify more community rooms and venues to undertake more arts, crafts, painting and social activities for vulnerable adults.  Craft and activity tutors will be paid to run group classes.  It will also enable both minibuses to be run with costs towards diesel.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Elizabeth House
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4000 (Requested £4000)
Charity number: 277473

To assist in the day to day running of Elizabeth House.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Eton Community Association
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: Community Association

The grant will support the 2020-21 estimated £21,000 revenue costs of the Eton and Eton Wick Information Centre.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Eton Wick Village Association #2
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £500)
Charity number: Village Association

Providing residents with age appropriate first aid and defibrillator equipment training via several courses run throughout the year.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : FC Holyport
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4000 (Requested £8450)
Charity number: Company Number 6361033

The grant will be spent on this year's winter training for all 16 teams within the club, ranging from Under 6s to under 16s to help progress their football over the season.  This cost is to pay Legacy Leisure for the use of Cox Green and Furze Platt.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead & District Stroke Club
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £780 (Requested £780)
Charity number: Voluntary Service

For the annual rent to SportsAble.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead Festival
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £10,000 (Requested £10,000)
Charity number: 1037220

This is their second year of their three-year service level agreement.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead Heritage Trust​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £10,000 (Requested £15,000)​​​​​​​
Charity number: 1045746

A contribution to the salary of two posts to cover core running costs. The curator is essential to care for the collection and outreach work. The administrator works with 60 volunteers to run the centre.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead Music Society
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: 287794

The MMS society has set out a concert season of eight concerts, including a repeat of a concert last year for the prize winners of the Windsor & Maidenhead Symphony Orchestra young musicians’ competition. We forecast a net deficiency of -£2,643 before receipt of supporting Grants. MMS also request a further Grant of £500 from RBWM as a general subsidy against costs or a deficiency of ticket revenue through the season.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead Rowing Club
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £2500 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: CH4843

For the purchase of two tubs which are in better condition and more appropriate to use on the river, and two sets of rowing blades.  The tubs will cost £10,000 each and two sets of blades will cost approx. £3,000.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Men’s Matters
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £2000 (Requested £2000)
Charity number: 1172854

To deliver a new project called Reach Out which aims to connect with more older men in Windsor and Maidenhead who are experiencing isolation, bereavement, loneliness and Mental Health issues.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Norden Farm Centre for Arts #1
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £650 (Requested £3000)
Charity number: 1013555

To fund the Quest Family Fest which is an innovative six-week arts project. It aims to inspire children, young people and families to come together in real time to have fun, exercise their imaginations and create memories through shared experiences.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Norden Farm Centre for Arts #2
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £10,580 (Requested £13,780)
Charity number: 1013555

Grant will be spent on contributions to the replacement and renewals plan.  The total cost of the project for 2019-20 is £23,780.  Norden Farm Trust will contribute to the remainder of the budget using earned income from box office and secondary sales.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Old Windsor Carnival Committee
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £5000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: Company Number 10349364

To assist in the up-front costs that are incurred in the planning of the Carnival.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Older Person’s Advisory Forum
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: Forum

Maintaining the OPAF website to enable the 160 plus RBWM membership to make on-line contact and to help older people in the Borough remain informed and aware of changes to health and care issues.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : PCC Windsor Parish Church
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £5000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 1131052

Contribution towards their capital appeal for the restoration of the church organ. Costs of the project are expected to be £205,000 and £120,000 has already been raised (RBWM allocated £5,000 to this project in 2015 and this was carried over into 2016/17. this is the replacement application as they were unable to claim their grant in the allocated time).

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Royal Free Singers
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (requested £3000)
Charity number: 292972

To provide a varied programme of music. Grant to cover costs of hiring Eton College Hall as require a large venue for 63+ musicians.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Royal Windsor Rose and Horticultural Society
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (requested £1000)
Charity number: 236928

The grant would support the Children's programme for 2019.  The programme funds workshops for primary school children across the borough to do creative and craft works that are exhibited in the Children's Marquee at the Society's Summer show.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : SMILE Good Gym
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £10,000 (Requested £28,000)
Charity number: 1152140

To launch the National Goodgym initiative in RBWM, a programme to draw in the local community to exercise regularly.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead Theatre Company​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £1000)​​​​​​​
Charity number: 277100

To assist with the storage of props, sets and costumes.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : St Marks Crescent Methodist Church​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1250 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: Part of Ethical Giving Charity – Number 1158620

To configure and refurbish the premises to meet local community needs (Planning permission has been granted). Total project costs expected to be £551,000. proposals include building a new welcome area, meeting room, and new toilet and kitchen facilities.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Swan Radio CIC​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 11600219

To complete preparation of both studios - soundproofing, further equipment, licences, rent, access and lighting to enable full disabled facilities.  The projected financial needs are estimated at a minimum of £22,000 immediately with a projection of £60,000 in first year, much of which will be raised locally and enabling residents and small businesses to feel part of this community project where possible. The impact of setting up the radio station fully will benefit directly on these key groups.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Thames Hospice​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4000 (Requested £4000)​​​​​​​
Charity number: 1108298

To complete 

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Thames Valley Mediation Service Limited​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £6000 (Requested £6000)
Charity number: 1112320

To continue to send family mediators to family hearing sessions at Slough Court.  Unable to charge clients for this service in Court to cover costs but have provided it over the last few years with support and investment from Reserves to support our charitable aims.  RBWM funded £2000 and TVFMS funded £2100.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : The Conservation Volunteers​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £4000)
Charity number: 261009

The Conservation Volunteers RBWM practical volunteering programme consists of 12 project days for volunteers to get outside, get active and make a difference to the local environment.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : The Old Court #1 (Deferred from October 2018)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : September 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £3500 (Requested £4447)
Charity number: 258888

Refurbish and repair platform lift in the OId Court building.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : The Old Court #2​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £7500 (Requested £15,000)​​​​​​​
Charity number: 258888

To support the community programming at The Old Court Artspace.  The Old Court is a community artspace, and the users and beneficiaries of its activities, and those that use its equipment are primarily RBWM residents.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Ways into Work​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £23,065 (Requested £23,065)
Charity number: Community Interest Company

Project 1 – Addressing identified local needs through additional service provision.   
Project 2 - Occupational Therapy Student providing education and enhancing capacity.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : White Waltham Cricket Club​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : January 2020 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1487 (requested £1487)
Charity number: 1161543

For the refurbishment of the non-turf training system (often known as ‘outdoor nets’). The total cost of the project is £2,973.60.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Wild Maidenhead​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £300 (Requested £300)
Charity number: Interest Group

Making Kidwells Park 10% wild by creating wildflower meadows in suitable pockets of land within Kidwells Park.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Wild Maidenhead​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £300 (Requested £300)
Charity number: Interest Group

Making Kidwells Park 10% wild by creating wildflower meadows in suitable pockets of land within Kidwells Park.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor & Maidenhead Symphony Orchestra​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 296537

To assist with costs of a concert to be given by the orchestra at Eton College on Saturday 16 March 2019.  Budget costs: £8628. Without the grant support it would not be possible for the orchestra to continue to provide this level of service for people of RBWM.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor & Maidenhead Youth Counselling Service​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4000 (Requested £4000)
Charity number: 1177138

To partially cover the cost of their annual training programme to ensure that all volunteers work ethically and are aware of the appropriate ways of working. The topics covered include self-harming, safeguarding, mental health awareness, working with young people, family and relationships, sexual abuse, anti-discrimination.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor and Maidenhead Community Forum (WAMCF)
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £5000 (Requested £31,600)
Charity number: 1131156

WAMCF would like to expand their services to help build greater understanding, trust and respect between different faiths and cultures.  We want to reach out to more vulnerable communities and provide opportunities for community cohesion through social and recreational activities.  We would like to employ part-time Community Cohesion Coordinator.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Festival
Date awarded and period : March 2020 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £10,000 (Requested £15,000)
Charity number: 258888

2019 is the 50th anniversary of Windsor Festival. The aim is to have a year long celebration stretching to every corner of the community and bringing the best of the arts world to all residents of RBWM.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Festival
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £3133 (Requested £3133)
Charity number: 258888

Funding for capital purchases to enable Windsor Festival to be more economical in expenditure on required marketing materials for the purposes of enabling the Festival and reaching target RBWM users. Currently they do not have suitable equipment in house to be able to print A3, or design and overlay posters, programmes and other such publicity material.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Old Peoples Welfare Association
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £12,000 (Requested £12,000)
Charity number: 203625

The Centre continues to provide nourishing and delicious meals cooked on the premises, a hair stylist, chiropody service, exercise sessions, days out and most importantly companionship.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Wraysbury Village Football Club
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1500 (Requested £87,929)
Charity number: Football Club

The club intends to spend the grant on improving the football pitch and surrounding land along with purchasing grounds maintenance machinery.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Electric Eels
Date awarded and period : May 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: 1136536 - Football Club

Added as a late application to Cabinet to support the purchase of equipment for the club.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Royal Bowls (Mencap)
Date awarded and period : May 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £600 (Requested £600)
Charity number: 222377

To support the costs of the Learning Disabilities Indoor Bowls team at ‘Windsor Royals’ (which trains at the Desborough Bowls Club in Maidenhead), to enable members who have been selected to play for England at an International Learning Disabilities Indoor Bowls Competition in Scotland in June 2019.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Homeless Project
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £7500 (Requested £7500)
Charity number: 1154308

A grant awarded to work in partnership with the Royal Borough to help alleviate homelessness and support the relocation and set up of the new venue and a longer-term home for the scheme.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Old Windsor Parish Church
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (Requested £1840)
Charity number: 240660

To install insulation in the roof space of St Luke's Church, Old Windsor. Currently the building has no insulation at all and is very cold. The Church wastes a lot of energy and if the hall was warmer, they could encourage more groups to make use of the hall.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Furze Platt Scout Group
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1500 (Requested £1500)
Charity number: 271398

This application was approved at a previous Grants Panel but, the deadline passed before they could start the project. The grant will be put towards the total cost (£7500) of putting in place an external metal fire escape and creating two small committee rooms.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Rotary Club of Ascot
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £536 (Requested £536)
Charity number: 1092176

To cover the costs of the road closures for the Annual New Year’s Day Wheelbarrow Race.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : More Than a Shelter (Caritas)
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £3686 (Requested £3686)
Charity number: Fall under Windsor Christian Action – 1154308

For a two-week extension to keep the homeless shelter open.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Wild about Gardens
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £500)
Charity number: 222879/SC038262

The grant would be spent on rolling out the Wild Maidenhead 'Wild About gardens' Awards Scheme Many residents are interested in taking practical action to help the wildlife they see around them in Maidenhead.

By taking such action, they not only positively impact their own physical and mental health, with fresh air and exercise, but they can get to know their neighbours and people in their immediate community; make new friends; and strengthen their connections with their locality, while making a contribution to the well-being of the area.

The budget would be spent on certificates, judges travel, advertising, promotional materials, gardening guidance materials and over 75s gardening support.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Neighbourhood Watch Association
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £750 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: Voluntary Organisation

The funding will go towards the purchase of Neighbourhood Watch street signs for the approved NHW schemes in RBWM. Each sign costs around £5.35 each.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Mad Millennials
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1500 (Requested £1000)
Charity number: Uses Just Giving – Registration Number 793668

The funding would be used to host interactive workshops in the Borough with different guest speakers and members from the local community. Bringing together millennials to discuss their mental health. They hope this could also lead to community meet-ups on a more regular basis.

The organisation has been in contact with the Maidenhead Advertiser and the Cardinal Clinic (Psychiatric inpatient unit near Windsor who are looking to support Mad Millenials in the promotion of the events.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Bracknell CAB
Date awarded and period : June 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £2000 (Requested £9506)
Charity number: 1065672

Bracknell CAB are requesting a grant of £9506 from the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead to continue to deliver their current Ascot outreach advice services based at the Kings Corner Surgery Sunninghill, Ascot Library and Lynwood Village, plus our home visiting service in Ascot, to support the delivery of Social Prescribing to all GP surgeries in Ascot.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead FoodShare
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £4000 (Requested £4000)
Charity number: 1142868

Still awaiting final grant amount to be requested but suspect they will request approximately £4,000. the funding will be to extend their current offer via support targeted at the elderly to overcome food support and isolation.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Maidenhead Sea Cadets
Date awarded and period : August 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 313013

To help reinforce the River Wall so they can then demolish their club house and rebuild it. the Rival Wall needs to be reinforced before the demolition and rebuilding of the club house can take place. Maidenhead Sea Cadets expect the first phase of the works to cost approximately £40,000 and they have raised approximately £25,000 to date.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Apna Virsa
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £1000 (requested £11,700)
Charity number: Non Profit Community Organisation

Funding sought to expand their current provision and provide an exercise programme, workshops which focus on specific health issues relevant to the South Asian community such as diabetes, blood pressure and heart disease and social/group engagement activities including bhangra dancing, henna, pottery, learning to use a mobile, fun zumba.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : SportsAble
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £500 (requested £1120)
Charity number: 1078742

SportsAble require 4 efficient hand dryers for their bathroom and their disabled toilet. They need to be at wheelchair users height and their members have requested the type where hands are inserted as they are more user friendly and do a good job.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Swan Support
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded:  £5000 (Requested £5000)
Charity number: 1163624

Swan Support are relocating and will be submitting an application for funding to help with the expenses of moving.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Craft Coop
Date awarded and period : April 2019 : 2019-2020 - Yet to be claimed
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £1000 (Requested £1500)
Charity number: Company Interest Company

Craft Coop requests the funds to cover the operating costs of the Maidenhead Show 2019. Any funding received would go towards buying components for the treasure hunt activity where they will be encouraging families in the area to seek elements to create a 'garden plate' at the end of the hunt.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Kevin Cruise Foundation
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £1000 (requested £5000)
Charity number: 1183164

The grant will be used to run the following projects in RBWM: Haybrook College Workshops, Forest Bridge, Manor Green and Beach Lodge Workshops, Theatre Ticket purchases, Alexander Devine Musical Instruments and various other workshops. Through the project alone, it is estimated that a total of 1,000 children will benefit from the programme, bringing the arts to life for many of them and their families.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Windsor Fringe​​​​​​​
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £2500 (requested £5000)​​​​​​​
Charity number: Community Organisation

To go towards the costs of the Fringe Launch Show and Promotion Event. The event will stage a showcase for local performers and artists taking part in the Fringe to perform and publicise their event and provide an opportunity for local residents to enjoy and experience a wide range of arts available during the Fringe in Windsor.

Organisat​​​​​​​ion : Thames Hospice
Date awarded and period : July 2019 : 2019-2020 
Department who awarded grant : Grants Panel
Amount awarded: £10,000 (Requested £10,000)
Charity number: 1108298

Match Funding to support the Capital build of the new hospital through an initiative to encourage businesses to contribute and match the funding offered by RBWM. Thames Hospice hope to raise £3m through this initiative.

Democratic services : Contact details

For further information, please contact us by:

Democratic Services - Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
Town Hall, St Ives Road
Maidenhead SL6 1RF

Telephone: 07827 308651