Essex Community Foundation

Who they support

Essex Community Foundation is an independent charitable trust. Founded in 1996, it has built an endowed fund of nearly £50 million, and has awarded over £47 million in grants to community-based voluntary groups in Essex, Southend and Thurrock.By acting as a broker the Foundation helps donors achieve their charitable objectives, and local voluntary groups secure funding for their work.

  • The average annual spending of grantees has been £6 million
  • The average age of charities supported has been 19 years.

Grant criteria

We provide vital funding to local charities and community groups in Essex through donations from individuals, companies, charitable trusts and public agencies. We invest these donations so that year-on-year we can award grants and make a real difference to the quality of life of local people.

Grant details

Typically small grants, under £20,000 Grants available for Essex charities 11th January 2022 A fund set up by Essex County Council is offering grants to local charities and community groups to help support their work. Essex Fund, which is managed by the independent charitable trust Essex Community Foundation, has already channelled £1.4 million into local communities and is calling for new applications. This year, voluntary organisations in Essex (not Southend and Thurrock) can apply for funding of between £500 to £7,500 towards their core operating costs, projects or capital items. The Fund can support activities that help unpaid carers, improve the environment or engage people with the environment, provide a community resource or those that help young people to explore culture and heritage.

Application procedure

Apply for support We want to make it easy for you to access the funding that we have available. If your charity, voluntary or community organisation is based or working in Essex and needs financial support, we may be able to help. You can tell us what you need support for at any time and our team will try to find the funds you need. AM I ELIGIBLE FOR SUPPORT? Complete our quick eligibility quiz to see if we can support your work. We also encourage you to read our Help and Guidance information. We have a small amount of funding available to support individuals who are living, or have lived, in Essex, Southend or Thurrock. These funds help children and young adults where money is a barrier to them reaching their full potential. If you are looking for funding please click here and tell us some more information about the support you need.

www.essexcommunityfoundation.org.uk

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Essex Community Foundation
3 Hoffmanns Way
CHELMSFORD
CM1 1GU


Charity registered in England & Wales, No: 1052061
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Analysis of Grants Made
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In this period 2,343 donations have been made totalling £16,782,106 to 934 organisations

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Growth in Spending
(per annum over last 3 years)
Main Overlaps with other Grant Makers ?
By ValueBy Number
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport 30% 16%
The National Lottery Community Fund 28% 25%
Co-operative Group 11% 10%
Garfield Weston Foundation 11% 8%
Sport England 6% 4%
Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales 5% 3%
BBC Children in Need 5% 4%
The Henry Smith Charity 5% 3%
The Clothworkers Foundation 4% 3%
Department for Work and Pensions 4% 2%
Sole supporter: 54% by number, 39% by value.
Individual Grants Made
When Amount Annual
Spending
Grantee To be used for
08/06/2023 £2,800 CHRIST CHURCH URC SOUTHMINSTER for further work associated with increasing the capacity of the Dengie foodbank
25/05/2023 £2,000 £90,893 ROMAN RIVER MUSIC SOCIETY to support the Essex Summer Opera Festival at Layer Marney Tower in Colchester
25/05/2023 £5,000 £27,755,875 SAMARITANS CHELMSFORD & MID ESSEX towards the core costs of a telephone support service for individuals struggling with mental health problems in mid Essex
25/05/2023 £219 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to provide a specialist buggy for a young boy with ASD and speech and language delay
25/05/2023 £5,000 £352,225 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES towards volunteer expenses and training costs of a Westcliff-on-Sea based charity which provides an advocacy service for vulnerable and disadvantaged people across South East Essex
25/05/2023 £7,000 £409,036 TENDRING COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to support the hospital hopper transport service for elderly and disabled people and also the social car scheme providing transport to hospital, health/medical appointments across Tendring district
25/05/2023 £1,000 £6,919 DEDHAM VALE SOCIETY to assist the Society to obtain accreditation for the Dedham Vale AONB as a specific dark sky reserve
25/05/2023 £3,000 CHELMSFORD COMMUNITY RADIO C.I.C. to help the local community radio station relocate to new premises and purchase new equipment
25/05/2023 £9,000 £14,584 AVENUE CHILD CONTACT CENTRE towards the administrators wages at a Centre in Westcliff offering safe contact between children and parents following family breakdown
25/05/2023 £1,100 £32,820 CHURCHES TOGETHER IN MALDON to support the work of Maldon Food Pantry
25/05/2023 £5,000 HOLDFAST CREDIT UNION LIMITED to purchase a new operating system for a credit union in Braintree
25/05/2023 £1,100 £22,613 KINGSLEIGH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP to support the work of Kings Money Advice Centre in Southend
25/05/2023 £1,355 £950,291 A ROCHA UK to help restore a pond and expand facilities at a nature reserve in Foxearth, Essex
25/05/2023 £1,045 GREAT TOTHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL to purchase a potting shed for a gardening club for primary school children in Great Totham and the surrounding villages
25/05/2023 £2,100 £19,938 ENDING LIFE'S TABOO to support the work of Ending Life's Taboo
25/05/2023 £6,500 BROOKLANDS FC to purchase a new container for a youth football club supporting disadvantaged young people in Greenstead
25/05/2023 £3,000 HARLOW ETHNIC MINORITY UMBRELLA towards the running costs of an organisation that provides support and advice to marginalised and low income families in Harlow
25/05/2023 £1,100 REFUGEE, ASYLUM SEEKER & MIGRANT ACTION to support the work of Refugee, Asylum Seeker and Migrant Action in North Essex
25/05/2023 £6,000 INDEPENDENCE CLUBS CIC to support the running costs of a club for adults with learning disabilities in Chelmsford
18/05/2023 £850 £252,262 TABOR CENTRE to purchase equipment to support physiotherapy and rehabilitation for older people who have suffered from health problems
18/05/2023 £2,470 £283,749 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE towards the cost of setting up of a family support group for survivors of domestic violence in Harwich.
18/05/2023 £5,000 £259,661 SOUTH ESSEX COMMUNITY HUB to support the core costs of a community hub delivering a range of services to the community in Southend
18/05/2023 £1,300 BRAINTREE DISTRICT STROKE SUPPORT GROUP towards the running costs of a stroke support group in Braintree
18/05/2023 £1,325 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH to deliver a ten week forest school programme for families with children preparing to start school in Harwich
18/05/2023 £6,795 £98,288 BASICS ESSEX ACCIDENT RESCUE SERVICE to support the purchasing of simulator training equipment for voluntary clinicians at the Essex Accident Rescue Service based in Chelmsford
18/05/2023 £5,000 GO4 ENTERPRISES COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to help with maintaining the premises of a Colchester based organisation which provides a range of community activities and support for unemployed people to improve their well-being and employment prospects
18/05/2023 £3,000 £130,531 THEYDON BOIS PRE SCHOOL towards purchasing new sensory equipment, screen dividers and storage boxes for a preschool in Theydon Bois
18/05/2023 £2,500 1ST MYLAND SCOUT GROUP to replace a shed for a scout group in Colchester
17/05/2023 £1,500 NURTURING YOUR NEEDS to provide training courses for the staff of a teaching organisation to develop core teaching skills in Thurrock
16/05/2023 £5,000 £76,544 SOUTHEND BOYS' AND GIRLS' CHOIR CIO to support a performance focused on climate change and a performance of Noyes Fludde by the Southend Boys' and Girls' Choir
16/05/2023 £2,100 £5,582 ONGAR MUSIC CLUB to cover the prize at the club competition for a young person presenting the most potential and contribute to a strings masterclass for a music club in Epping Forest
11/05/2023 £8,000 £1,583,863 SUPPORT THROUGH COURT towards the running costs of a service which helps vulnerable people from across Essex navigate the court system
11/05/2023 £3,000 SOUTHEND COMMUNITIES OUTREACH GROUP to provide food, volunteer and admin expenses and PPE costs for a foodbank operation in Southend
11/05/2023 £5,000 RESTITUTE CIC to provide support and therapeutic care for third party victims of sexual abuse and violent crimes in Essex
11/05/2023 £6,000 PARKWOOD ACADEMY for the development of a library in a school in Chelmsford, that will also be used for community projects
11/05/2023 £600 £221,564 THE REDBRIDGE RESPITE CARE ASSOCIATION to purchase an interactive activity table for a day centre for people with dementia in Redbridge
11/05/2023 £10,000 £151,919 BASILDON FOODBANK to support the storage space and van hire for a foodbank in Basildon
11/05/2023 £6,000 £602,019 THE COUNTRY FOOD TRUST to support the production of meals using surplus food for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Essex
11/05/2023 £5,000 £203,733 3FOOD4U towards the rent for an organisation distributing free food for people in need in Epping Forest
11/05/2023 £8,000 BOBBYS BIG HEART to support the purchase of a small van to manage the collection of food and delivery of food parcels in Castlepoint, Southend and Basildon
04/05/2023 £4,000 THE HARWICH FESTIVAL to help meet runing costs of an arts venue being addtionally used as a warm hub during the cost-of-living crisis
04/05/2023 £7,000 £37,490 HOCKLEY AND HAWKWELL DAY CENTRE to support the running costs of a day centre open to elderly people in Rochford
04/05/2023 £1,300 HARLOW HINDU SOCIETY towards the costs of a ten-day festival for the community celebrating Navaratri in Harlow
04/05/2023 £6,600 HARWICH HIVE towards a storage space and hub for a baby and hygiene bank in Harwich
04/05/2023 £5,220 £6,533 THE FRIENDS OF ALL SAINTS CHURCH BRIGHTLINGSEA to run a series of arts and culture based activity sessions open to other community groups in Brightlingsea
04/05/2023 £1,500 £15,356 HUTTON U3A to support the operating costs of a local u3a group in Hutton and help attract new members
04/05/2023 £3,000 BRIGHT SHEDDERS to support the cost of a solar panel system for a men's shed in Brightlingsea
04/05/2023 £2,500 LANGDON HILLS OVER 60'S CLUB to support the running costs of a social group for elderly people in Basildon
04/05/2023 £44,100 £124,710 BLIND AND SIGHT IMPAIRED SOCIETY to support a sight loss advisory service for visitors, patients and staff at Brentwood Community Hospital and offer home visits for those with sight loss in Brentwood, over two years
27/04/2023 £4,000 £12,895 RE-CYCLE towards the volunteer costs for a bicycle repair organisation based in Colchester
27/04/2023 £5,800 LITTLE BRAXTED PARISH COUNCIL to install two vehicle speed indicators in Little Braxted to reduce speeds and increase pedestrian safety
27/04/2023 £7,000 £158,117 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED to help with the core wages cost at a day centre based near Bures in Essex, supporting adults with disabilities
27/04/2023 £4,000 £32,107 RCCG AMBASSADORS FOR LIBERTY towards the salary of a part-time staff member supporting the community engagement of workshops being held to support individuals around the cost-of-living crisis, in Basildon
27/04/2023 £2,000 BRAVE to support the running costs of a charity providing self-care boxes and support to parent carers struggling with their mental health across Essex
27/04/2023 £2,500 £4,538,019 ACORN VILLAGES LTD to help run gardening and wildlife workshops and improve the associated horticulture facilities at a charity providing care, residential and supported living facilities for adults with learning disabilities in Mistley, Tendring
20/04/2023 £5,000 £7,916,090 ST LUKE'S HOSPICE (BASILDON AND DISTRICT) LIMITED for the salary of an art psychotherapist working with children and young people with life-limiting illnesses at a hospice in Basildon
20/04/2023 £7,000 £88,372 UTTLESFORD BUFFY BUS ASSOCIATION to support the running of a playbus used to target families in isolated communities, across Uttlesford
20/04/2023 £10,120 £1,546,750 YMCA ESSEX towards the core costs of a charity supporting young people in Chelmsford
20/04/2023 £1,681 £683,728 HEADWAY ESSEX to run a one-day workshop in Chelmsford for carers of adults with an acquired brain injury
20/04/2023 £5,000 £336,296 INTERACT CHELMSFORD LTD towards the core costs of an organisation supporting children and young people with SEND in mid and north east Essex
20/04/2023 £1,000 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
20/04/2023 £1,000 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
20/04/2023 £1,500 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED towards respite care for a lone parent with two children who both have complex medical conditions
20/04/2023 £622 £56,267 THE ST OSYTH PRIORY AND PARISH TRUST to subsidise transport costs for school across Tendring visiting to the priory in St.Osyths
20/04/2023 £8,000 TIPTREE COMMUNITY HUB towards the running costs of a community hub providing a warm space and community fridge, for six months, in Tiptree
20/04/2023 £4,344 £36,438 MYOTAS towards staff costs and laptops for family support workers, supporting families with a neurodiverse child in Basildon
19/04/2023 £2,500 £805,785 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP towards staff costs for a community café in Thurrock
19/04/2023 £10,000 £57,017 THURROCK PLAY NETWORK to support the running of an organisation supporting and encouraging play opportunities in Thurrock
19/04/2023 £1,000 FRIENDS OF ST THOMAS BRADWELL ON SEA to support a visit to Bradwell on Sea by Sir Michael Morpurgo
19/04/2023 £7,000 WELLBEING 4 LIFE CIC to support the salary cost of the part time finance officer role at an established one-stop-wellness organisation in Basildon
19/04/2023 £500 £30,630 BRADWELL-ON-SEA VILLAGE HALL to support the costs of entertainment for children and families at an event celebrating the Kings coronation in Bradwell-on-Sea
19/04/2023 £5,000 £176,020 COLCHESTER GATEWAY CLUBS to help with the operating costs of a charity supporting adults and young people with a learning disability across North East Essex
19/04/2023 £5,000 £119,225 HALSTEAD DAY CENTRE towards the running costs of a day centre for older people in Halstead
19/04/2023 £7,000 £49,908 TOGETHER FREE FOUNDATION to help with the operating costs of a charity working to increase awareness about Modern Slavery across the City of Chelmsford
19/04/2023 £6,000 BRIDGEWAY MISSION to support the core costs of a community hub for refugees and asylum seekers in Colchester
18/04/2023 £1,000 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION to support the rescue service to save lives at sea
18/04/2023 £500 £2,118,623 RURAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF ESSEX to cover the cost of materials to be used in a community project designed to reduce social isolation amongst vulnerable residents in Castle Point district
18/04/2023 £3,000 £219,092 THEATRE ARTS ACTION TRUST to support a weeklong festival of Performing Arts, Food and Cultural sharing in Colchester
18/04/2023 £250 £25,060,000 PROSTATE CANCER UK to provide information and support to people with prostate cancer and their families
18/04/2023 £5,665 £43,995 KAOS YOUTH CLUB towards the core costs of an organisation supporting young people in Rochford
18/04/2023 £2,500 £75,601 THAXTED FESTIVAL FOUNDATION towards professional fees to enable a music programme and performance to take place with primary school aged children in Thaxted
18/04/2023 £5,000 £131,446 ESSEX CARERS SUPPORT to help with the operating costs of a charity supporting unpaid carers across Colchester and Tendring
18/04/2023 £500 £22,397,000 BISHOPS STORTFORD COLLEGE to fund the Roger Heath Group of Prizes
18/04/2023 £5,000 £133,188 CITY OF CHELMSFORD MENCAP towards the salary cost of a new senior support lead at an organisation supporting adults with learning disabilities in Chelmsford
18/04/2023 £3,000 £114,618 CHESTERFORDS PRE-SCHOOL to help with the running costs of an established pre-school in a rural area
18/04/2023 £1,000 £19,572,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE providing care for people with cancer and other life limiting illnesses
18/04/2023 £250 £215,082 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES towards repairing and restoring Christian churches and chapels in Essex
18/04/2023 £3,000 GATEWAY COMMUNITY MEDIA CIC to help with the cost of providing after school developmental activities for vulnerable young people in Basildon and Thurrock
18/04/2023 £2,000 £3,103 HARLOW STEEL BAND towards covering the core costs of a steel band in Harlow for one year
18/04/2023 £7,000 MALDON & ESSEX LIFESAVING SWIM CLUB to continue to provide life support and basic first aid training roadshows for local schools and the Maldon district community and expand the scheme to Basidon and Chelmsford
18/04/2023 £1,090 PROUD OF MERSEA to purchase litter picking equipment for use by volunteers on Mersea Island
18/04/2023 £1,600 WILD ARTS to run early years music concerts for children in north Essex
18/04/2023 £4,523 WHITE COLNE PARISH COUNCIL to establish a community garden in for the communities of White Colne and surrounding villages
18/04/2023 £3,000 JOANNA EDEN OUTREACH C.I.C. to assist with the running costs of a youth music and well being project in Saffron Walden
18/04/2023 £3,000 £464 IRVINE ROAD COMMUNITY ORCHARD to help secure a long lease of land in Colchester comprising an area of ancient orchard, for community and environmental benefit
18/04/2023 £2,500 PACE MANNINGTREE (PRACTICAL ACTIONS FOR CLIMATE AND THE ENVIRONMENT to support the running of a day-long earth festival in Manningtree
18/04/2023 £1,200 CASTLE POINT COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT to build an accessible pathway for an allotment in Castle Point
18/04/2023 £3,500 £5,582 ONGAR MUSIC CLUB to help support a series of afternoon tea concerts and musical events across the Epping Forest district and surrounding areas
18/04/2023 £2,500 £3,805 EPPING FOREST SUNFLOWER GROUP towards the core cost of a charity that supports people with special needs and disabilities in Epping Forest
18/04/2023 £3,000 £48,942 HATFIELD BROAD OAK UNDER 5S to help with the operating costs of a pre-School in Hatfield Broad Oak
18/04/2023 £1,500 1ST TENDRING VILLAGE SCOUT GROUP towards weekly activity costs for the young people at the scout group in Tendring village
18/04/2023 £1,300 1ST HADLEIGH SCOUT GROUP towards the purchase of camping equipment for young people in Castle point
18/04/2023 £3,000 £19,632 ESSEX SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA towards the costs of a young person’s musical workshop and a concert to introduce live orchestral playing to families in Chelmsford
18/04/2023 £1,000 £10,137 1ST SILVER END SCOUT GROUP to help subsidise trips and activities for young people attending a scout group in rural Braintree
18/04/2023 £1,000 £7,038,000 RNIB providing information and advice to people who are blind or partially sighted helping them to live as independently as possible
18/04/2023 £1,000 £154,224,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE support for the cost of employing a Marie Curie nurse working in Essex
17/04/2023 £7,700 £132,432 MICRO RAINBOW CIC to support the running of an organisation that supports LGBTQI asylum seekers in accessing employment, training, financial services and housing in Thurrock
13/04/2023 £4,000 SUNDAY CLUB to support the running costs for a club supporting young people and adults with learning disabilities in Benfleet and the surrounding area
13/04/2023 £4,550 £117,206 24-7 PRAYER STANFORD to contribute to the core costs of an organisation providing mental health and wellbeing support to adolescents across Thurrock
13/04/2023 £1,500 BULPHAN IN BLOOM to purchase gardening equipment and plants for a community group providing clean-ups and maintenance for Bulphan Village in Thurrock
13/04/2023 £2,000 MARTIN'S UNITED FOUNDATION towards purchasing clothing and other essential items for a charity supporting people living on the streets across Tendring
05/04/2023 £3,941 £805,785 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP to purchase equipment and cover installation of new doors for a community café for vulnerable people in Thurrock
05/04/2023 £5,000 £869,544 THURROCK CVS to run a series of community lunch events across parks in Thurrock open to the community
05/04/2023 £2,400 THURROCK LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY to support the development and launch of a web application displaying a zoomable interactive heritage map of Thurrock
05/04/2023 £3,000 £41,310 THURROCK MENCAP SOCIETY to support the cost of physical activities for people with special needs in Thurrock
05/04/2023 £7,350 TRAILNET CIC to support the expansion of a weekly inclusive cycling session for children and young people, aged 4-25, with SEND in Warley
05/04/2023 £48,904 £313,146 PIONEER SAILING TRUST an unrestricted donation to support the operational costs of the Pioneer Sailing Trust
05/04/2023 £8,495 £211,777 THURROCK CENTRE FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING to contribute to the running of a 12-week course to improve the confidence and employability of people furthest from employment in Thurrock
05/04/2023 £2,722 £1,899,148 RE ENGAGE towards the cost of running social groups and a befriending service for older people in Thurrock
05/04/2023 £6,000 £51,668 FRIENDS OF HARDIE PARK LTD towards the purchase of a food delivery van for a community food project in Stanford Le Hope
05/04/2023 £5,850 £73,606 THE MARTIAL ACADEMY HEALTH AND WELL-BEING CHARITY towards the cost of delivering free exercise classes to the community in Tilbury over nine months
05/04/2023 £2,150 £226,745,000 SALVATION ARMY HARWICH towards the Heart Drop In Project
05/04/2023 £5,728 THE COMPLETE COMMEDIA COMPANY LTD to support a project encouraging 14-19 year olds to take part in a theatrical performance at the Horndon Medieval Feast and Fayre in Orsett
05/04/2023 £5,824 £1,311,648 TAPESTRY CARE UK LIMITED to cover the staff costs of deliveing walking sessions for people with dementia across Upminster, Cranham and Harold Wood
05/04/2023 £2,796 THURROCK LGBTQ+ NETWORK to contribute to a series of social nights, held at the Thameside Theatre in Grays, to provide a safe space for the LGBTQ+ community in Thurrock
05/04/2023 £1,200 THE GATEWAY ACADEMY to purchase new rugby posts for a school in Chadwell St Mary
05/04/2023 £5,797 £6,283 PURFLEET HERITAGE AND MILITARY CENTRE AKA PURFLEET HERITAGE CENTRE to support the cost of preserving and maintaining a grade one listed heritage centre for the community
05/04/2023 £5,000 ORSETT AND THURROCK CRICKET CLUB to support the coaching costs of a cricket club for the community in Orsett and Thurrock
04/04/2023 £5,000 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to support a counselling service for individuals with special needs and their families in Brentwood
04/04/2023 £1,700 £13,620 SUGARLOAF RDA to support 'tea with a pony' mornings for the elderly and people with disabilities in Thurrock
04/04/2023 £7,000 £616,882 OPEN DOOR THURROCK towards a project providing activities for disadvantaged young people through the summer holidays in Thurrock
04/04/2023 £6,850 £107,436 ONE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST to support the running of local heritage tours in Tilbury
04/04/2023 £6,000 PARENTS 1ST UK to deliver outdoor exercise classes for pre and post natal mothers in Tilbury, Blackshots and Belhus
04/04/2023 £5,440 ORSETT VILLAGE COMMUNITY FORUM to purchase fencing, sleepers and membrane for the development of a sports ground called petanque terrain for the local residents in Orsett
04/04/2023 £798 SPRINGFIELD PLAYGROUP to purchase a free-standing mini climbing wall for a preschool in Upminster
04/04/2023 £3,000 £30,275,000 ODYSSEY EXPLORER SCOUT UNIT/DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARD SCHEME to purchase equipment for a scout group to support their camping trips and their participation in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, in Warley
04/04/2023 £8,000 ORSETT PRIMARY SCHOOL OPT IN to repair the play equipment for a primary school in Orsett
03/04/2023 £6,200 £620,150 ESSEX CULTURAL DIVERSITY PROJECT LTD to support a project working with BAME communities in east Tilbury to get people active and engaging with local green spaces and heritage sites
03/04/2023 £3,000 £1,104,733 CREATE (ARTS) LIMITED towards an inclusive multi art form project that brings young people with severe and profound learning disabilities together with non-disabled young people in Thurrock
03/04/2023 £3,750 £1,294,663 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to run a series of sports sessions and a sports leader programme for young people in east Tilbury
03/04/2023 £8,067 £121,231 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to expand an information, advice and guidance service for individuals with hearing loss across Thurrock
03/04/2023 £3,000 £170,790 HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE to cover the cost of foodbank vouchers for people struggling financially in Havering
03/04/2023 £3,970 CANDLES - NORTH ESSEX DOWN SYNDROME SUPPORT GROUP to run activities, clubs and specialist sessions for families in Colchester and surrounding areas with young Down Syndrome Children
03/04/2023 £6,100 EVOLVING COMMUNITY to support the cost of running weekly physical activities for children and young people in Grays
03/04/2023 £1,000 GET STARTED ART CIC to provide arts and crafts materials for a Coronation competition to organisations supporting children and young people with disabilities and vulnerable adults across Thurrock
03/04/2023 £3,000 £4,610 COMMUNI-TEA CIRCLE to expand the support they provide to older people through hosted afternoon teas and reduce loneliness in Upminster
03/04/2023 £3,660 EAST TILBURY DEFIB PROJECT {WELCOME FORUM} towards the maintenance costs of defibrillators for the community in East Tilbury
03/04/2023 £5,127 KATIE'S HEART APPEAL towards the purchase and maintenance of three defibrillators for the community in Thurrock
03/04/2023 £7,400 HAVERING GREEN STREETS towards improving the green spaces in Cranham and supporting communal activities
03/04/2023 £2,500 LANSDOWNE PRIMARY ACADEMY to purchase play equipment, forest school equipment and gardening equipment for a school in Tilbury
03/04/2023 £2,000 CORRINGHAM ATHLETIC FC to purchase footballs, cones and pitch marking equipment for a football club in Corringham
03/04/2023 £500 GATEWAY PRIMARY FREE SCHOOL to purchase two benches with planters for a primary school in Tilbury
03/04/2023 £2,000 FRIENDS OF DAGNAM PARK (FODP) towards the costs of maintenance and conservation works for a community park and in Havering
03/04/2023 £1,000 £531,428 NHS RETIREMENT FELLOWSHIP CHELMSFORD AND DISTRICT BRANCH to support the core cost of a social group for retired NHS staff in Chelmsford
31/03/2023 £3,000 £87,121 CODA DANCE COMPANY to support a pop-up workshop immersive dance experience supporting people with neuro-disabilities across Thurrock
30/03/2023 £2,450 £111,351 BROOMFIELD VILLAGE HALL CHARITY to support the running costs of a special educational needs parent support group in Chelmsford
30/03/2023 £1,100 £234,854 HOME-START COLCHESTER, JAYWICK AND CLACTON to provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
30/03/2023 £750 £1,631,689 KIDS INSPIRE to provide specialist therapeutic support to children, adolescents and their families across Essex, Southend and Thurrock
30/03/2023 £450 £19,327 FRIENDS OF ESSEX & LONDON HOMELESS to help residents of Thurrock who are either homeless and/or are on the poverty line
30/03/2023 £1,350 MATIPO ARTS to help deliver a short storytelling performance with supporting theatrical workshops in five Harlow schools
30/03/2023 £4,135 HOPE LEARNING COMMUNITY to support 2 residential trips to an outdoor adventure venue for severely autistic children and young people from a special needs school in Braintree
30/03/2023 £990 1ST HOCKLEY RAINBOWS to provide 12 two person tents to enable residential trips for members of a youth group (aged 4-7) based in Hockley
30/03/2023 £800 2ND GREAT BADDOW BROWNIES to help with the rent and provide a range of resources for an established Brownie Pack in the borough of Chelmsford
30/03/2023 £7,000 TAILORED FUTURES CIC to continue to provide mentoring and job support to ex-offenders in Basildon
30/03/2023 £7,000 ST MARY'S CHURCH WETHERSFIELD to help with the cost of remedial work to the drainage system and repair of a wall at a grade 1 listed Church in the Braintree district
23/03/2023 £5,000 £481,965 YOUNG CONCERN TRUST to help provide counselling services to children living in Harlow to improve their mental health
23/03/2023 £4,650 £19,956 TOUCHPOINT towards the core cost and purchase of fridges for a community run food share project supporting people in Uttlesford
20/03/2023 £100 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION towards the cost of providing a 24 hour rescue service to save lives at sea across the UK
20/03/2023 £100 £20,061,000 ST. HELENA HOSPICE towards meeting the physical emotional spiritual and psychological needs of people with advanced incurable illness and to support their families and friends
20/03/2023 £500 £591,942,000 NATIONAL TRUST towards the cost of preserving and protecting of houses, buildings, gardens and coastlines across the UK
20/03/2023 £250 £29,521 VICTORIA COUNTY HISTORY OF ESSEX to increase public awareness of history in Essex and in particular of the existence and activities of the VCH Essex
20/03/2023 £125 £9,774,116 ESSEX WILDLIFE TRUST towards protecting wildlife for the people of Essex
20/03/2023 £300 £215,082 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES to help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
20/03/2023 £1,000 £171,704 THE LETTERING & COMMEMORATIVE ARTS TRUST to support Britain's long tradition of letter-carving in stone, slate and wood to flourish through Apprenticeship and Journeyman Schemes
20/03/2023 £8,500 GREAT AND LITTLE TEY PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL to support the work undertaken by the PCC in Great and Little Tey
20/03/2023 £250 GLYNDEBOURNE PRODUCTIONS LIMITED towards the Glyndebourne Annual Fund
20/03/2023 £1,000 £1,222 THE CONSTABLE TRUST to help the trust acquire, preserve, protect and display works of art having a relationship with East Anglia
20/03/2023 £150 £75,600,000 CHRISTIAN AID towards ending poverty and injustice worldwide
20/03/2023 £300 £2,924,180 NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST to support and maintain historic churches
20/03/2023 £150 £39,773,000 CENTREPOINT to help give young people who are homeless a future
20/03/2023 £300 £11,386,363 CHURCHES CONSERVATION TRUST to help protect historic churches
20/03/2023 £150 £226,745,000 SALVATION ARMY to support the goal of saving souls, growing saints and serving suffering humanity
20/03/2023 £300 £247,671 FRIENDS OF CATHEDRAL MUSIC to increase public awareness and appreciation of cathedral music, encourage high standards in choral and organ music and raise money for choirs in need
20/03/2023 £150 £118,798,000 ST MUNGOS to help people who are homeless find a place to call home and fulfil their hopes and ambitions
20/03/2023 £150 £4,452,361 AMREF to promote lasting health change within Africa's most vulnerable and remote communities, working primarily with women and girls
20/03/2023 £300 £27,656 CPRE ESSEX to protect and campaign for the future of the Essex countryside
20/03/2023 £500 £4,202,000 CPRE NATIONAL to support the campaign for a better future for England's countryside
20/03/2023 £1,500 £16,659,000 THE LANDMARK TRUST towards rescuing and restoring historic places of interest
20/03/2023 £250 £908,550 PROGRESSIVE SUPRANUCLEAR PALSEY ASSOCIATION to provide support and information to people living with PSP and CBD, while funding research into treatments and ultimately a cure
20/03/2023 £100 £372,688 NORFOLK HERITAGE FLEET TRUST to support maintenance of wooden heritage boats
20/03/2023 £300 CHELMSFORD CATHEDRAL CHORAL FOUNDATION towards providing musical opportunities for those taking part in choral and organ activities
20/03/2023 £100 £154,224,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE helping people in Essex living with terminal illness and their families by delivering expert care, emotional support and guidance
16/03/2023 £3,500 £2,019,022 CHANGING PATHWAYS to purchase storage for fresh food to be distributed to survivors of domestic abuse who are struggling financially across South and West Essex
16/03/2023 £1,000 £673,483 INCLUSION VENTURES LTD purchase of equipment and help with running costs for a newly formed stay and play toddler group in Jaywick
16/03/2023 £3,500 £112,808 GOLD GEESE to support the ongoing cost of mental health therapy for a local children's cancer charity working in Basildon and Southend
16/03/2023 £1,025 GREAT YELDHAM MEN'S SHED to support and purchase items for the final fit out of the containers used for a men's shed in Great Yeldham
16/03/2023 £207,346 £832,781 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to expand the Carer and Family Response Service providing information and advice to the whole family and young carers experiencing healthcare, housing and wellbeing related issues in Chelmsford district, over 3 years
16/03/2023 £4,800 £41,100 THE LITTLE EDI FOUNDATION towards the rental costs for an organisation offering support to disadvantaged families in and around the Melbourne area, Chelmsford
10/03/2023 £2,000 £17,156,000 ORMISTON RIVERS ACADEMY To support young people attending the Ormiston River Academy to further their education or training that meet the Salter McKinlay bursary criteria
09/03/2023 £4,100 £59,161 RAYNE VILLAGE HALL & PLAYING FIELD COMMITTEE to assist with the cost of replacing aging and inefficient gas heating boilers in the Village Hall
09/03/2023 £10,000 £142,347 TENDRING FAMILIES FIRST to engage a play and art therapist to provide creative therapeutic support to children presenting mental health difficulties and contribute to the core costs of the overall charity
09/03/2023 £9,500 £371,768 UTTLESFORD COMMUNITY ACTION NETWORK to help meet the staff costs of volunteer centre services in Utllesford
09/03/2023 £2,000 DUMONT LUNCHEON CLUB to help with the transport costs of a weekly lunch club for elderly people in St Osyth
09/03/2023 £20,000 £3,491 GREAT BRAXTED PAVILION MANAGEMENT CTTEE to help with a range of improvements and pressing repairs to the Great Braxted Pavilion
09/03/2023 £6,000 £673,483 INCLUSION VENTURES LTD to continue and expand a healthy food provision In Jaywick and Clacton
09/03/2023 £30,000 £1,077,298 VILLIERS PARK EDUCATIONAL TRUST to help support an early careers and apprenticeship programme includuing a residential at Bath University, for Essex students from under-represented and disadvantaged backgrounds over two years
09/03/2023 £2,500 ASPIRE EDUCATIONAL MENTORING CIC to provide academic and professional mentoring to disadvantaged students in Tendring and then more widely across Essex
09/03/2023 £2,000 SOAME HERITAGE TRAIL PROJECT to purchase three interpretation boards to be placed along the Stour Valley Path at Little and Great Thurlow and Little Bradley
09/03/2023 £500 THE TREE ACTION SOCIETY OF CLARE to purchase fencing and a water collection tank for a tree propagation nursery in Clare
09/03/2023 £1,000 THE COUNTRYSIDE ALLIANCE FOUNDATION to help deliver Fishing for Schools sessions for disadvantaged students at a pupil referral Academy in Colchester
09/03/2023 £2,235 UKRAINIANS IN THURROCK COMMUNITY GROUP to support the delivery of community activities for Ukrainian refugee families, children and young people in Thurrock
09/03/2023 £6,000 £289,147 LOUGHTON AND CHIGWELL DISTRICT SYNAGOGUE to support a synagogue providing food for older or vulnerable people and families in and around Loughton
09/03/2023 £10,300 NORTH AVENUE YOUTH CENTRE towards the core costs of a youth centre working with young people at risk of criminal behaviours in Chelmsford
09/03/2023 £6,250 £30,942 POINT CLEAR COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to help install a new energy and heating system to make the hall more self-sufficient, reduce energy use and keep down hall hire costs for residents
02/03/2023 £2,200 TILLINGHAM VILLAGE COUNCIL towards a community event to celebrate the coronation of King Charles III in the village of Tillingham
02/03/2023 £8,000 £602,953 DYNAMIC NEW ANGLIAN NETWORKS to support the salary costs of the manager responsible for an Essex free school uniform project covering Colchester and Tendring
02/03/2023 £11,340 TILLINGHAM AND DISTRICT FLOWER SHOW SOCIETY to replace a large marquee used at an annual country show
02/03/2023 £5,596 £56,557 PACT FOR AUTISM to support a Talks and Information service sharing knowledge and lived experience of Autism with local organisations and professionals in Essex to help increase understanding and awareness
02/03/2023 £1,000 £43,865 14TH WESTCLIFF SCOUT GROUP to purchase equipment for a scout group in Westcliff
02/03/2023 £3,000 £401,552 THE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF ST. MARY THE VIRGIN to help with the increase in utilty costs at a church premises in Loughon providing facilities for a range of projects to support the local community
02/03/2023 £9,000 £437,050 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES to support the operating costs of a charity helping people who are homeless in Colchester
02/03/2023 £2,000 £129,938 BASILDON COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE to support staff salaries and the running cost of a community centre for the local community in Basildon
02/03/2023 £2,000 £371,768 UTTLESFORD COMMUNITY ACTION NETWORK for the costs of a community fridge project in Saffron Walden
02/03/2023 £7,500 £15,144 THE STOUR BLUE WATER PASS TRUST towards the core costs of an organisation providing opportunities to young people to participate in water sports on the River Stour
02/03/2023 £8,000 £174,238 PHAB LIFE to support the core costs of a learning café, providing training and work experience in the food and customer service sector, for young people with additional needs in Leigh-on-Sea
02/03/2023 £2,500 SOUTHEND PRIDE towards weekly support group and yearly events for the LGBTQ+ community in Southend
02/03/2023 £1,250 ST OSYTH & POINT CLEAR ROTARY CLUB to purchase two defibrillators for the village hall in St Osyth and the local sports ground in St Osyth and Point Clear
02/03/2023 £1,500 £12,516 MALDON PIONEERS ASSOCIATION to support the post of the activities organiser for adults with learning difficulties in and around Maldon
02/03/2023 £1,940 £490,879 RAINBOW SERVICES (HARLOW) to support a monthly social group for Neurodivergent Adults in Harlow
23/02/2023 £2,500 £1,014,352 SOUTHEND UNITED COMMUNITY AND EDUCATIONAL TRUST to run an early intervention and education project for primary school children in Southend-on-Sea on the dangers of becoming involved with drugs and gangs
23/02/2023 £7,500 £251,294 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP (COLCHESTER) to contribute towards providing key workers to support children with complex additional needs and children from disadvantaged backgrounds at an integrated nursery in Colchester
23/02/2023 £12,000 £169,436 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) to help provide and increase one-to-one support for young people and their families in Tendring
23/02/2023 £10,000 HARWICH CONNEXIONS COMMUNITY TRANSPORT CO-OPERATIVE LTD to contribute to the cost of a new minibus enabling new routes for Community Transport between rural villages and Colchester Hospital
23/02/2023 £500 £330,417 THE PCC OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN, PRITTLEWELL towards soft play equipment for a newly created community centre
23/02/2023 £7,850 £936,193 BRENTWOOD CATHOLIC CHILDREN'S SOCIETY Towards the salary of a therapist supporting children facing emotional distress and their families across Essex
23/02/2023 £5,035 £8,614 COLCHESTER TOY LIBRARY to help meet the rent of a small charity promoting the benefits of play for children in Colchester
23/02/2023 £500 DEBDEN LOCAL HISTORY RECORDERS GROUP to replace a a photocopier scanner for a small history group in the village of Debden near Saffron Walden
23/02/2023 £8,840 £246,221 HARWICH ELECTRIC PALACE TRUST to support the role of an education and community engagement officer at the historic cinema in Harwich
23/02/2023 £7,000 £113,195 SOUTHEND FOODBANK to support the purchase of a second-hand van to transport food parcels to eight distribution centres across Southend
23/02/2023 £750 BEREAVEMENT AND FRIENDSHIP CAFE to help with the overheads and transport costs of a volunteer run friendship club in Clacton
23/02/2023 £3,500 £33,983 SEABROOK RISE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to support the running cost of a community centre in Grays as a warm hub for adults and children
23/02/2023 £10,000 £534,335 METHODIST CHURCH SOUTHEND AND LEIGH CIRCUIT to support the core costs of the community work offered by a church in Southend including a foodbank, outreach services and afterschool activities
23/02/2023 £6,135 £361,037 MISTLEY KIDS CLUB to continue to provide childcare, respite and outreach services for families in Mistley and surrounding areas
23/02/2023 £500 £2,911,091 OPEN ROAD VISIONS support for a project in Southend-on-Sea to improve the personal safety of young people and reduce anti-social behaviour
16/02/2023 £5,000 £352,225 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES to help continue support and awareness of financial abuse for those who have been a victim of this crime in Southend
16/02/2023 £5,000 £12,598,558 ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY SOUTHEND to support the operating costs of an organisation dedicated to helping individuals who are homeless or struggling financially in Southend-on-Sea
16/02/2023 £4,000 £86,699 GIBBERD GARDEN TRUST To support the development of the sensory garden and paths to increase disability access at the Grade II listed Gibberd Garden in Harlow
16/02/2023 £5,000 £615,831 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK support for the outdoor based TurnAround programme for vulnerable young people from across Essex
16/02/2023 £2,846 £615,831 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK for the running costs of an outdoor project at the Melbourne Community Allotments in Chelmsford to aid the physical and mental well-being of vulnerable and disabled people
16/02/2023 £5,000 £50,182 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 to help pay for a confidential counselling facility for young people at the youth club and those attending the local secondary academy
16/02/2023 £1,500 MARU KARATE KAI to run self defence classes for young girls in Basildon at risk of offending or exclusion from school
16/02/2023 £13,000 £1,022,259 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE to support the salary of a part-time Young Person’s Practitioner who works with survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse from across Mid and North Essex and Uttlesford
16/02/2023 £5,000 £1,990,008 NEXT CHAPTER to furnish and equip a room as a client drop in facility at the Colchester premises of a domestic abuse charity
16/02/2023 £6,040 £173,029 THE OUTHOUSE to establish a youth forum for the young LGBTQ+ community across Colchester and Tendring to help address concerns, increase wellbeing and improve community understanding
16/02/2023 £5,000 £1,294,663 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to help deliver the Respect personal development project for vulnerable young pupils of secondary schools in Colchester
16/02/2023 £7,000 £156,698 NEW LIFE WOOD to support the annual salary of the workshop supervisor at a community wood recycling project in Pitsea which provides employability skills training and experience for marginalised people, including ex-offenders
16/02/2023 £4,629 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to provide youth safety sessions for young carers in the Basildon and Brentwood area
16/02/2023 £5,280 £77,857 TRINITY METHODIST CHURCH CLACTON ON SEA to purchase food and support the operating costs of a day centre in Clacton-on-Sea for people who are homeless and vulnerable
16/02/2023 £5,000 £426,710 ABBERTON RURAL TRAINING (ART) towards women only rural skills sessions for survivors of domestic abuse in Northeast Essex
16/02/2023 £6,500 £53,351 DIVINE ASSEMBLY MINISTRIES to equip and support a team of Neighbourhood Chaplains working in the Greenstead area of Colchester helping residents with their personal safety and reducing anti-social behaviour
16/02/2023 £3,677 £63,214 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE towards crisis support providing food vouchers and advice for families with a child with SEND in financial difficulty in Castle Point and Rochford
16/02/2023 £5,000 £42,595 CHELMSFORD CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT TRUST to support a 12-week project designed as a warm hub, cultural performance space to introduce vulnerable communities from low income backgrounds to the arts and culture in Chelmsford
16/02/2023 £6,328 £86,627 UTURN4SUPPORT to support a series of evening sessions in Clacton, Frinton and Walton aimed at deterring anti-social behaviour, exploitation and criminality amongst young people
16/02/2023 £4,500 £49,908 TOGETHER FREE FOUNDATION to help with the operating costs of a charity working to increase awareness about Modern Slavery across the City of Chelmsford and Borough of Southend
16/02/2023 £7,300 STANSTED MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE to expand a community initiative providing Mental Health support for the young people, families, parents and carers living in Stansted Mountfitchet and surrounding villages
16/02/2023 £6,500 COOL TO BE KIND LTD towards the website hosting and ongoing operating costs of an organisation supporting people who are at risk or already homeless in Chelmsford
16/02/2023 £6,000 EPPING TEAM MINISTRY (CHURCH OF ENGLAND) to run and expand a project supporting survivors of domestic abuse in the Epping and surrounding districts
16/02/2023 £7,000 £12,598,558 ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY (SVP) - SPRINGFIELD to employ a co-ordinator to run the Furniture Bank for disadvantaged people in Chelmsford
16/02/2023 £5,000 LET'S GET OUT C.I.C to support staffing costs for 10-12 sessions on bushcraft skills for groups who would benefit from outdoor activities, including young carers, young offenders and those excluded from school in Uttlesford
16/02/2023 £2,500 ACCESS FOR EVERYONE CIC towards the cost of establishing a new pilot service to support people with complex needs in Southend and Battlesbridge
16/02/2023 £2,666 LONDON BUS THEATRE CIC to provide free drama workshops on the dangers of alcohol misuse for young people in Castle Point district
16/02/2023 £10,741 £254,846 MICHAEL ROBERTS CHARITABLE TRUST to provide a contribution to two new members of staff for an organisation's new premises in Harlow
15/02/2023 £5,000 £99,228 OFF THE STREETS towards the operating costs of a Southend based charity helping rough sleepers off the streets and into independent living
14/02/2023 £500 £49,108 RAZED ROOF to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £80,952 WE ARE MUSIC LTD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £25,739 SAFE ESSEX (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £790 £25,739 SAFE ESSEX (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £226,745,000 CLACTON SALVATION ARMY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £759 £12,598,558 ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY SOUTHEND to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £13,620 SUGARLOAF RDA to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £800 £88,155 SUPPORTING CARERS AND FAMILIES TOGETHER to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £12,194 THAXTED CENTRE FOR THE DISABLED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £27,716 THE ART MINISTRY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £27,716 THE ART MINISTRY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £576 £79,025 LIVEWIRE TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £41,310 THURROCK MENCAP SOCIETY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £2,615 TOLLESHUNT AUTUMN LEAVES CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 TOPPESFIELD COMMUNITY VILLAGE SHOP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £685 £86,305 TRINITY FAMILY CENTRE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £800 £88,372 UTTLESFORD BUFFY BUS ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £50,182 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 £50,182 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £79,582 WRITTLE GREEN PRE-SCHOOL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £248,634 BRAINTREE AREA FOODBANK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £80,123 GRAPEVINE ESSEX to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £55,434 17TH COLCHESTER SEA SCOUTS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £7,964,642 CRUSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE GRAND THEATRE OF LEMMINGS LTD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £586 £27,891 AGE CONCERN HARLOW (FORMERLY HARLOW SENIOR CITIZENS COUNCIL) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 WITHAM ALLSTARS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 LEE CHAPEL NORTH HELPING HANDS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BRADWELL ON SEA COMMUNITY SHOP ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 LOCAL FOOD (& MORE!) CO-OPERATIVE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE HARWICH FESTIVAL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £800 £44,667 ST OSYTH VILLAGE HALL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £633 £23,911 DIG IT COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £56,557 PACT FOR AUTISM to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 £52,253 STEEPLE BUMPSTEAD PRE-SCHOOL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £8,223 BILLERICAY AND BASILDON BOROUGH STREET PASTORS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £990 £45,467 ESSEX AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 GET THE KIDS OUT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 £10,740 ABACUS COUNSELLING AND SUPPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £43,995 KAOS YOUTH CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £24,881 UPWARDS WITH DOWNS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £900 £24,881 UPWARDS WITH DOWNS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ULTIMA TRAMPOLINE CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 TORCHLIGHT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,036 DISABILITY4SPORT C.I.C to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 AFRICAN FAMILIES IN THE UK (AFIUK) CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,193 £24,965 JUST RIDE SOUTHEND to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ALLIANCE PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £720 £21,275 BALMORAL COMMUNITY CENTRE ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £6,000 £437,050 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES to help meet the core costs of a charity supporting individuals who are homeless in Colchester
14/02/2023 £500 BLACKSHOTS SENIOR CITIZENS BOWLING CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £660 BLADE EDUCATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £35,327,000 BRAINTREE RETHINK CARERS SUPPORT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £68,713 BRAINTREE YOUTH PROJECT CHARITY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £68,713 BRAINTREE YOUTH PROJECT CHARITY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BRENTWOOD AREA NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £70,948 CANALABILITY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 CHALKWELL LIFEGUARDS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £2,500 £368,353 CHELMSFORD COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICES to help reduce violent crime by part funding a website and delivering awareness raising workshops across mid, south and northeast Essex
14/02/2023 £587 £94,633 CHRISTIAN YOUTH OUTREACH (CYO) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £561 £47,758 CHRISTIAN YOUTH OUTREACH BRAINTREE DISTRICT TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 CHURCH LANGLEY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £850 £32,820 CHURCHES TOGETHER IN MALDON to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £5,610 CLACTON SEA CADETS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £660 £8,614 COLCHESTER TOY LIBRARY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 CROSSING BOUNDARIES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE AUTUMN CENTRE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 GATEWAY COMMUNITY MEDIA CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 £81,712 HARLOW STROKE SUPPORT - REHAB CENTRE (HSSRC) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,800 £121,231 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 HOLDFAST CREDIT UNION LIMITED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £59,842 JAYWICK COMMUNITY RESOURCES CENTRE ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,500 £57,384 LAUGHTER SPECIALISTS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £560 £40,183 ASSURE PREGNANCY & BABY LOSS SUPPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £800 £40,183 ASSURE PREGNANCY & BABY LOSS SUPPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £79,418 WALTON COMMUNITY CENTRE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 THE MAZE GROUP CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 YOUR LIVING ROOM CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 COMMUNITY EMBRACE UK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 OPEN DOOR LOUGHTON to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 LANGDON HILLS ESTATE RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION (LHERA) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 GRANT A SMILE CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 MALDON & ESSEX LIFESAVING SWIM CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 £313,245 OASIS CHELMSFORD LTD to support the work of Chelmsford Foodbank
14/02/2023 £500 £35,018 THE ANCHORAGE ASSOCIATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 TICKERS CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £136,467 IDEAS HUB CHELMSFORD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £371,768 THE SAFFRON WALDEN COMMUNITY SHED / CVSU to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ACE HOUNDS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £450 £5,691,241 ACCESS COMMUNITY TRUST to provide support to vulnerable individuals to overcome barriers to acquiring & sustaining accommodation and independent living throughout Suffolk
14/02/2023 £500 BILLERICAY TENANTS GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £610 £93,913 WELCOME TO THE UK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £2,000 £110,081 THE CRAIG TYLER TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £110,081 THE CRAIG TYLER TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 NORTH BLACKWATER PARISHES: TOLLESHUNT MAJOR, TOLLESBURY, SALCOTT & TOLLESBURY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £56,267 THE ST OSYTH PRIORY AND PARISH TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £25,181 BASILDON PARENTS4PARENTS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £900 £25,181 BASILDON PARENTS4PARENTS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £53,351 DIVINE ASSEMBLY MINISTRIES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £53,351 DIVINE ASSEMBLY MINISTRIES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ESSEX VOLUNTARY BLOOD SERVICE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £63,214 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £63,214 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £19,327 FRIENDS OF ESSEX & LONDON HOMELESS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 COLCHESTER LIFE IN THE UK CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 JAYWICK SANDS REVIVAL COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £996 JAYWICK SANDS REVIVAL COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE THURSDAY CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,019 £86,627 UTURN4SUPPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 REACH OUT FOR MENTAL HEALTH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £180,246 BRIGHTLINGSEA LIDO CIO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £77,664 BETH CHATTO EDUCATION TRUST (BCET) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £124,544 RAYLEIGH VINEYARD (GROWBABY) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,200 £49,908 TOGETHER FREE FOUNDATION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £25,656 PACKED WITH SMILES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £670 £17,827 HARLOW COMMUNITY MENS SHED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,100 £21,737 MARKET FIELD FARM to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £650 £42,880 SOUTH ESSEX AFRICAN CARIBBEAN ASSOCIATION (SEACA) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £696 THE PEACEFUL PONY CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BOREHAM BOWLING CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 RAW LEARNING COMMUNITY CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BRADWELL BAY UNITED YOUTH FOOTBALL CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £6,678 CRESSING TEMPLE COMMUNITY SHED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £102,761 EMPIRE THEATRE TRUST CIO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £102,761 EMPIRE THEATRE TRUST CIO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 WIVENHOE BUMPS AND BABIES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £1,526,703 FRIENDS OF TERLING SCHOOL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £840 HOUSING DILEMMAS CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ESSEX CARERS NETWORK CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £29,975 DHAMMA CENTRE (COLCHESTER) to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £937 COOL TO BE KIND LTD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £478,048 DOVERCOURT CENTRAL CHURCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 FRIENDS OF GREAT BERRY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 SOUTHEND RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB (1870) LIMITED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THERAPEUTIC ARTS GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 ST MARY AT LATTON CHURCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £19,938 ENDING LIFE'S TABOO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,216 £19,938 ENDING LIFE'S TABOO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 CAKE CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £556 ROCHFORD METHODIST CHURCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 CANDLES - NORTH ESSEX DOWN SYNDROME SUPPORT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 THE REANELLA TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE DESIGN CABIN COMMUNITY C.I.C to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £936 MENDING MATTERS BRIGHTLINGSEA to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £523 £25,111 TOGETHER IN MUSICAL EXPRESSION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 HARLOW WOMBLES to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £16,834 NECESSITIES UK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE SHOEBURY ARK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BRIDGEWAY MISSION to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 EARLS COLNE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £10,271 EAST ESSEX HACKSPACE CIO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £41,191 5TH/9TH CHELMSFORD (ST ANDREW'S 7 ALL SAINTS) SCOUT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 CLACTON PRIDE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £550 MATES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS THROUGH EDUCATIONAL SPEAKING CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 THE STUDY ROOM to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 £37,092 EVERY CHILD ONLINE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £19,998 HUMAN ROOTS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £61,684 LITTLE EXPLORERS PRE-SCHOOL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £105,464 COMMUNITY HALLS IN PARTNERSHIP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 RESTITUTE CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 £37,619 MADE FOR MORE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,025 £118,791 THE PCC OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF ST ANDREW WITH HOLY TRINITY HALSTEAD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 WOMEN OF GRACE UK CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 WIVENHOE YOUTH CHOIR to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 UNPUZZLED THEATRE COMPANY C.I.C to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 COLCHESTER KINGS RFC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ROOTS TO WELLBEING CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,611 CHRIST CHURCH URC SOUTHMINSTER to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 SAILING BARGE MAY, THE BREAD AND ROSES BARGE CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £21,303 1ST MALDON ALL SAINTS SCOUT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 BASILDON CREDIT UNION LIMITED to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 HIGHWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 SILVER END YOUTH CLUB CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 PARKWOOD ACADEMY to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £10,137 1ST SILVER END SCOUT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,342 £62,323 WITHAM BOYS' AND GIRLS' BRIGADE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £10,718 4 YOUTH BRIGHTLINGSEA to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £11,650 4TH DOVERCOURT SEA SCOUTS GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 5TH CLACTON SCOUT GROUP to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £825 £173,040 THE ONE LOVE PROJECT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 ABILITY USING SPORT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £800 PHOENIX HEROES CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 ALPHA VESTA CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,000 JAYWICK SANDS COMMUNITY LAND TRUST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £179,864 THE PCC OF ALL SAINTS WITH ST PETER HUTTON to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £76,830 DODDINGHURST ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £832 TAILORED FUTURES CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £600 £36,438 MYOTAS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 CASTLE HEDINGHAM PARISH COUNCIL to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £498,245 KINGSLAND CHURCH AND COMMUNITY CENTER to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £117,221 THEATRE TéMOIN to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £81,629 HEADS2MINDS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £81,629 HEADS2MINDS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £45,865 CAMP JOJO to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,770 YOGA4ALL GROUP CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 YOGA4ALL GROUP CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 BRIGHTLINGSEA BOWLING CLUB to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 STAMBOURNE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £700 £52,017 VIBE SOUTHEND LTD to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,348 CHAT 1ST to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £750 £120,152 BILLERICAY FOODBANK to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £4,589,230 FC VILOMAH to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £534,335 METHODIST CHURCH SOUTHEND AND LEIGH CIRCUIT to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £592 LONDON BUS THEATRE CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £24,090 MALDON & DISTRICT SEA CADET CORPS to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 MINISTRY OF PARENTING CIC to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £1,500 NORTH AVENUE YOUTH CENTRE to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
14/02/2023 £500 £43,734 OPEN DOOR - COLCHESTER to provide an uplift in funding for the core costs of the organisation through the cost-of-living crisis
09/02/2023 £10,000 £215,010 SUPPORT 4 SIGHT towards the core costs of an organisation supporting individuals with sight loss in Chelmsford and Uttlesford
09/02/2023 £2,000 £283,749 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE to increase support for young children impacted by living with domestic violence during and since the covid pandemic
09/02/2023 £2,000 £632,085 VOLUNTARY ACTION EPPING FOREST to assist with the installation of enhanced Key Safes and other safety equipment in the homes of vulnerable people in Epping Forest District
09/02/2023 £5,000 £8,223 BILLERICAY AND BASILDON BOROUGH STREET PASTORS to support creation of a safe hub in Basildon, help with office renovation and assist with ongoing operating expenses of the Street Pastors across Billericay and Basildon districts
09/02/2023 £4,790 £155,643 BAR 'N' BUS TRUST to deliver a Young Women’s Self Defence and Safety programme in Basildon
09/02/2023 £10,000 £152,177 CASTLE POINT SOCIAL CAR SCHEME LTD towards the core costs of a community transport scheme for the elderly, those with poor health and people with disabilities in Castle Point
09/02/2023 £7,500 £1,208,994 CARERS CHOICES to support a home help and community care service expansion throughout Southeast Essex into the Maldon District, including the Dengie
09/02/2023 £5,000 ESSEX SEARCH AND RESCUE (ESSEXSAR) to help with the cost of a replacement Incident Control Vehicle used in co-ordinating a professional search for vulnerable people across the county
09/02/2023 £1,420 £176,586 FRONTLINE PARTNERSHIP to support the running costs of a café project providing work experience for those with learning disabilities in Brentwood
09/02/2023 £3,500 GATEWAY COMMUNITY MEDIA CIC to help meet the costs of running a safety themed after-school club and helping young children make road and fire safety advertisements to be broadcast on Gateway 97.8 radio in Basildon
09/02/2023 £4,500 £1,631,689 KIDS INSPIRE to support young children in Grays (Thurrock) who are at risk of engaging in anti-social behaviour or criminal activity
09/02/2023 £7,000 HONEYPOT HOLISTIC THERAPIES CIC to support subsidised holistic therapies for young people from low-income families in Tendring struggling with their mental health
09/02/2023 £1,885 LAURISTON FARM STEINER EDUCATION GROUP CIC LIMITED to provide a bursary to help run educational social farming sessions
09/02/2023 £2,500 £189,206 SEAQUINS (WESTCLIFF) to support a volunteer peer mentor project for young people in the orthodox Jewish community, in Westcliff, facing mental health issues and isolation
09/02/2023 £5,000 ALPHA VESTA CIC to pilot a programme supporting families from across the county who have experienced domestic abuse
09/02/2023 £4,500 LIMES FARM COMMUNITY GROUP support for footballing sessions for children aged 4-13, living on an estate in Chigwell, as a diversionary activity aimed at reducing the risk of them becoming involved in anti-social behaviour and criminality
09/02/2023 £5,000 £289,582 MALDON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES to provide increased diversionary activities for young people in Maldon and Southminster
08/02/2023 £1,000 £6,205,404 CRIMESTOPPERS TRUST for the production and distribution of promotional Crimestopper leaflets and posters to extend knowledge and coverage of the scheme in areas of high criminal activity across the county
06/02/2023 £7,500 £339,290 REDBRIDGE FOODBANK to support the running costs of a foodbank in Redbridge, for the next six months
06/02/2023 £7,500 TOTTENHAM FOODBANK to support food projects and provide fuel vouchers to a foodbank to distribute across Tottenham over the next six months
03/02/2023 £7,500 £242,579 NEWHAM DISTRICT FOODBANK to support a purchase of a new storage unit and to improve the current storage unit for a food distribution centre in Newham over the next six months
03/02/2023 £7,500 £119,039 HAROLD HILL FOODBANK to support the running costs of a food bank in Romford for the next six months
02/02/2023 £17,280 £1,028,463 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD towards the provision of free counselling for children at a school in the deprived Melbourne area
02/02/2023 £1,300 WITHAM ALLSTARS to enable expansion of healthy activity provision for children and young people in Terling
02/02/2023 £5,000 £136,199 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP CIO to help meet the costs of a family support service for people with a learning disability across the Braintree district
02/02/2023 £750 £1,699,504 FOOD CYCLE to support a FoodCycle project in providing free hot meals to help tackle food poverty and loneliness
02/02/2023 £2,500 £176,020 COLCHESTER GATEWAY CLUBS towards an advocacy and support service for adults with learning disabilities in North East Essex
02/02/2023 £3,500 £574,310 ADFAM NATIONAL to provide virtual one-on-one support for families and friends of people with drug and alcohol issues in Essex
02/02/2023 £3,800 £147,053 BISHOP'S STORTFORD YOUTH PROJECT to contribute to the general running costs of a youth project in Bishops Stortford
02/02/2023 £250 £124,544 RAYLEIGH VINEYARD (GROWBABY) To support families that are unable to support themselves financially and cannot afford baby items
02/02/2023 £3,480 ST NICHOLAS CHURCH for the removal of a diseased tree endangering access in the rural community in Tillingham
02/02/2023 £2,500 £333,557 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) towards the core costs of an organisation supporting people with disabilities and their families across West Essex
02/02/2023 £2,000 £81,629 HEADS2MINDS to provide pet assisted therapy in mental health in Colchester hospital
02/02/2023 £5,000 £793,559 LIGHTHOUSE FURNITURE PROJECT to help meet the utility bills and van costs of a furniture recycling project across Basildon, Chelmsford, Brentwood, Romford, and Stanford-le-hope
02/02/2023 £3,000 MEADOWS SHOPMOBILITY (CHELMSFORD) to update IT hardware and contribute to electricity costs of a charity supporting those with restricted mobility in Chelmsford
26/01/2023 £3,000 £13,749 DIG IT COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT to support a joint food growing and cooking initiative in Saffron Walden
26/01/2023 £5,000 £109,085 REHABILITATION, EDUCATION AND ASSESSMENT CENTRE FOR HIPPOTHERAPY towards the annual animal care costs of a Brentwood based charity providing hippotherapy, therapeutic riding and other equine based therapies
26/01/2023 £2,500 1ST CHESTERFORD SCOUT GROUP to help extend and improve the Scout Hut to support young people's experience of scouting opportunities
26/01/2023 £2,500 VOLYA UKRAINA CIC to support the running costs of activities a community hub for Ukrainian refugees in Colchester
26/01/2023 £2,500 BISHOP'S STORTFORD CHILD CONTACT CENTRE to help extend a service where children of separated families can spend time with one or both parents and other family members, to cover Uttlesford district
26/01/2023 £3,560 £177,563 HERTS INCLUSIVE THEATRE towards the costs of delivering weekly community drama and performing arts session for adults with learning disabilities in Hertford and Ware
26/01/2023 £7,500 £1,221,211 BONNY DOWNS COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to support the running costs of a community hub providing food and clothes’ provisions in Newham during the next six months
26/01/2023 £7,500 £706,854 THE CHICKEN SOUP SHELTER to increase capacity and provide additional support to a charity providing a meals on wheels programme during the winter months, in Hackney and Haringey
26/01/2023 £7,500 £102,655 HOPE FAMILY TRUST to support the core costs of the premises of a foodbank within the Barking and Dagenham area
26/01/2023 £4,511 £1,022,259 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE to introduce an online booking system for counselling appointments
26/01/2023 £5,000 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to support a counselling service at a Brentwood based charity supporting the mental health of families whose children and young people have additional needs or disabilities
26/01/2023 £4,404 £252,262 TABOR CENTRE to help cover six months general running costs of a day centre for disabled people in Braintree
26/01/2023 £7,000 £187,029,000 SALVATION ARMY, HADLEIGH towards the purchase of non-perishable food items for a food bank in Hadleigh
26/01/2023 £1,000 £5,107,313 MELBOURNE PROJECT to provide a laptop and software programme for an Afghan refugee studying for an architect's course at Anglia Ruskin University
26/01/2023 £1,000 GREAT & LITTLE LEIGHS FRIENDSHIP CLUB to help meet the outings and running costs of an elderly people's village friendship club
26/01/2023 £1,000 NEWPORT MEET AND EAT to support a new community initiative at Church House in Newport to provide a warm space and food hub for local people
19/01/2023 £5,000 £238,505 HOPE THREE 16 LTD to help meet the overheads of a food distribution service based in Billercay for six months
19/01/2023 £7,500 £63,417 EPPING FOREST FOODBANK to contribute to the running and overhead costs of a foodbank providing food and emergency parcels during the winter period, in Epping Forest
19/01/2023 £7,500 £226,745,000 SALVATION ARMY - BASILDON to support a foodbank providing items for families with babies during the winter period, in Basildon
12/01/2023 £20,000 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX towards the salaries of three area lead co-ordinators to help support children and families across Essex
12/01/2023 £30,000 £371,010 ESSEX DEMENTIA CARE to support the salary of the Care Manager to provide support plans to indivduals with dementia and their family carers
12/01/2023 £20,000 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to continue and develop a family support service for families of children and young people with disabilities or special needs
12/01/2023 £7,000 £658,181 CROSSROADS CARE TENDRING & COLCHESTER to contribute towards the core costs of a carer support charity covering Colchester and Tendring, specifically towards the salary costs of the registered care manager
12/01/2023 £4,390 £805,785 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP to support a charity supplying food to those in need in the Thurrock area, specifically towards the running costs of the van used to collect and deliver supplies over a 12-month period
12/01/2023 £405 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) towards replacement flooring and a mattress for a young person suffering from ASD, severe anxiety and significant behaviour difficulties
05/01/2023 £4,030 YOUR LIVING ROOM CIC to assist with the rental and communications systems at new premises for an organisation addressing hoarding issues
05/01/2023 £7,000 £93,913 WELCOME TO THE UK towards the core costs of a charity supporting migrant and refugee families in Southend, including Ukrainian Refugees
05/01/2023 £5,000 KLIMAX FAMILY HUB to support an afterschool programme for young BAME people across Southend, to support their education
05/01/2023 £5,000 £557,953 COACH CORE FOUNDATION to support a sports apprenticeship programme for disadvantaged young people across Essex
05/01/2023 £3,300 OAKSTONES SENIOR CLUB to provide extra equipment supporting the warm hub and the increase in demand
05/01/2023 £9,000 £290,368 KNIGHTSWOOD CARE to meet the running costs of an organisation supporting the elderly, those with dementia and their families in the rural areas of Maldon
05/01/2023 £2,800 £290,368 KNIGHTSWOOD CARE to assist with training costs at an organisation supporting the elderly, those with dementia and their families in the rural areas of Maldon
05/01/2023 £2,000 £72,569 THE OTHONA COMMUNITY to help support an environmental weekend event in May 2023 to raise awareness of climate and associated issues
05/01/2023 £2,000 £57,176 EN-FORM towards the initial set-up and running costs of a community hub in Colchester, to be used by groups and projects, run by an environmental charity
05/01/2023 £750 £69,092,929 LIFE CHURCH to support the cost of providing a warm space for vulnerable people in Chelmsford through to March 2023
14/12/2022 £20,000 PARENTS 1ST UK to support the salary cost of a programme manager for women with perinatal mental health issues in Basildon, Thurrock, and Castle Point
14/12/2022 £2,500 THE DANCE NETWORK ASSOCIATION CIC towards the cost of running extra social activities for older people in Wivenhoe and Greenstead
14/12/2022 £11,900 £369,168 SANCTUS to support the project cost of running counselling sessions for people on low income and substance misuse needs in Chelmsford
14/12/2022 £20,000 £110,081 THE CRAIG TYLER TRUST towards the core cost of providing counselling sessions to the traveller community across six sites in Basildon
14/12/2022 £3,000 PARKPLAY to support play sessions for young people and their families in Southend
14/12/2022 £3,000 THE NATIONAL SONG SCHOOL CIC to expand the provision of bursaries for young people from low income families to participate in musical coaching in Southend
14/12/2022 £2,500 £771,685 AGE WELL EAST towards the cost of running a warm hub for over 50's in Witham
14/12/2022 £3,000 £32,820 CHURCHES TOGETHER IN MALDON to support the running costs of a food pantry in Maldon
14/12/2022 £3,000 £14,152 FRINTON FREE CHURCH to support the running costs of a warm hub and community café in Frinton
14/12/2022 £22,900 £289,582 MALDON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES to support the staff cost of a project worker to facilitate a suicide prevention programme for the farming community in Maldon
14/12/2022 £3,000 £1,406,075 TENDRING COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES towards the cost of running a lunch club for older people in Clacton
14/12/2022 £2,300 WITHAM TOWN LUNCHEON CLUB to support the running costs of a luncheon club in Witham
14/12/2022 £2,000 £152,514 EXTRA SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES to support the cost of a warm hub for parents/carers and people experiencing isolation in Jaywick
14/12/2022 £2,200 TIPTREE VOLUNTEERS CIC to purchase heated blankets for people in Tiptree struggling with the cost of heating over winter
14/12/2022 £2,000 £498,245 KINGSLAND CHURCH AND COMMUNITY CENTER to support the running costs of a warm hub, community café and centre in Colchester
13/12/2022 £5,000 £269,811 STOW MARIES AERODROME to develop a new website for a heritage WW1 aerodrome of historical and educational importance
13/12/2022 £25,800 £426,710 ABBERTON RURAL TRAINING (ART) to provide outdoor-based services and training for individuals with poor mental health in Braintree over two years
13/12/2022 £20,750 £118,791 THE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF ST ANDREW WITH HOLY TRINITY HALSTEAD for the core costs of a service providing hot meals on a weekly basis to anyone in need in Halstead, over three years
13/12/2022 £27,000 £1,022,259 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE towards the costs of a specialist counselling service for people across Braintree who have experienced sexual abuse or violence, over two years
13/12/2022 £24,000 £1,344,039 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to deliver the Respect Project across three schools in Braintree for young people that are disengaged from school, over two years
13/12/2022 £500 SOUTHEND HARMONY SINGERS towards the costs of purchasing new sheet music for an over sixties choir in Southend
12/12/2022 £450 £4,900,458 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT towards helping local people in the Southend area overcome and escape homelessness for good
12/12/2022 £750 £14,176,498 EACH (EAST ANGLIA'S CHILDREN'S HOSPICES) towards care for children who are suffering with a life-limiting condition
12/12/2022 £250 £248,767 THE PCC OF ALL SAINTS WITH ST PETER HUTTON to provide community facilities and pastoral support to the congregations and the wider community
08/12/2022 £4,200 GREENLAND GROVE ANIMAL SANCTUARY to purchase a piece of equipment to support the running of an animal sanctuary that is used by many volunteers in Greenland Grove
08/12/2022 £5,000 £281,702 RESTORE COMMUNITY to contribute towards the salary of the project lead on children and families’ projects for a charity in Epping Forest during the winter period
08/12/2022 £6,000 £36,438 MYOTAS to support the core costs of a support service for autistic children and their families in the Basildon area
08/12/2022 £5,000 £55,387 BILLERICAY FOODBANK to contribute to the running costs of a foodbank providing food and other essential household goods during the winter period, in Billericay
08/12/2022 £4,320 NECESSITIES UK to meet six month's rental of a stock storage facility for a charity providing food and associated support to those in need in Thurrock
08/12/2022 £5,000 £10,271 EAST ESSEX HACKSPACE CIO to purchase a metal waterjet cutter for a community workshop in Rochford
08/12/2022 £2,500 £346,254 THE CORONER'S COURT SUPPORT SERVICE towards the salary of a volunteer coordinator at an organisation supporting people dealing with a coronors inquest into the death of a loved one
08/12/2022 £4,980 SAILING BARGE MAY, THE BREAD AND ROSES BARGE CIC to cover 3 months of core costs for the community barge and deliver 6 wellbeing events for women in this coastal area of Tendring
08/12/2022 £3,044 PARKWOOD ACADEMY towards projects and a healthy snacks pilot assisting children on the Melbourne Estate, Chelmsford with their learning and development
08/12/2022 £5,000 £793,559 LIGHTHOUSE FURNITURE PROJECT to support the running of an organisation providing reused furniture and white goods to those in need during the winter period in Brentwood
08/12/2022 £7,900 £25,739 SAFE ESSEX (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) to support the salary cost of a development worker for people with Asperger Syndrome across Essex
08/12/2022 £7,000 £2,441,512 SOUTHEND YMCA to cover the employment cost of a part-time ICT Support worker who will provide a lead role across the organisation
08/12/2022 £2,000 £32,822 ST OSYTH PLAYING FIELD to replace the pumping unit which pumps waste water from the pavilion on playing fields to the mains sewers
08/12/2022 £600 LITTLE YELDHAM, TILBURY-JUXTA-CLARE AND OVINGTON PARISH COUNCIL to support the costs of a heated defibrillator cabinet for the three villages of Little Yeldham, Tilbury-Juxta-Clare and Ovington Parish Council
08/12/2022 £500 ESSEX CONCERT ORCHESTRA towards the costs of supporting a youth orchestra in South Essex, at a Christmas performance
08/12/2022 £1,357 BLACKSHOTS SENIOR CITIZENS BOWLING CLUB to replace a defibrillator at a bowling club in Thurrock
08/12/2022 £1,000 £156,698 NEW LIFE WOOD to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
08/12/2022 £1,500 £59,640 THE FRIENDS OF CASTLEDON SCHOOL to help create a reading garden around the library provision at a school supporting children with special needs in Wickford
01/12/2022 £3,000 ULTIMA TRAMPOLINE CLUB to subsidise disability and special needs sessions at a trampoline club in Wickford
01/12/2022 £5,000 £53,351 DIVINE ASSEMBLY MINISTRIES to help with continued delivery of food packages for families and individuals impacted by the cost of living in Greenstead with a focus on ethnic food provision
01/12/2022 £3,000 £45,865 CAMP JOJO for the running costs of a charity providing camping experiences for families who have children with significant needs
01/12/2022 £4,000 COLCHESTER KINGS RFC towards the running costs of a rugby club in Colchester for people in the LGBTQ+ community
01/12/2022 £3,244 ROOTS TO WELLBEING CIC towards equipment, training and volunteer expenses to support a Nordic walking initiative in Harlow
01/12/2022 £6,600 BLADE EDUCATION for the salary of a making care fair project worker helping learning disability families in Southeast Essex in association with Southend Mencap for six months
01/12/2022 £6,183 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH to provide staff costs for a baby support group to new parents in Harwich
01/12/2022 £2,724 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to provide the cost of therapy sessions for a young boy with spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy, microcephaly, and global developmental delay
28/11/2022 £7,500 £50,182 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 to support the re-opening of a cookery club for young people in Epping Forest during the winter period
24/11/2022 £7,500 £19,179 MYOTAS to support a charity providing supermarket vouchers to families with children with disabilities, who are struggling financially in Basildon during the winter period
24/11/2022 £7,000 STAMBOURNE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH towards the running costs of church group providing support, transport and befriending services to a rural area in Northwest Essex
24/11/2022 £3,500 BRIDGEWAY MISSION towards food and administration costs of providing support and food to refugees and asylum seekers in Colchester
24/11/2022 £3,000 LITTLE YELDHAM, TILBURY-JUXTA-CLARE AND OVINGTON PARISH COUNCIL for the creation of pathways to make a recreation ground accessible, in a village in Braintree
24/11/2022 £6,700 CHELMER BLACKWATER RESERVE COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to help provide better access to a new Nature Reserve adjoining the River Chelmer in Maldon
24/11/2022 £3,600 CLOTHING CLINIC TEXTILE COLLECTIVE CIC to support the project, operational and development costs of a community textiles project in Colchester
24/11/2022 £3,000 SILVER END YOUTH CLUB CIC to help support the running of a new youth club to provide supported activities for young people in a village community
24/11/2022 £5,000 £12,776 AFFORDABLE COUNSELLING EPPING FOREST to help provide low cost counselling sessions to adults in the Epping Forest District
24/11/2022 £5,000 £541,950 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - TENDRING for IT equipment to support improvement in digital communication of an advice organisation in Tendring
24/11/2022 £9,000 HBBS COUNSELLING to provide free counselling sessions for people in Brentwood
24/11/2022 £7,500 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to support the core costs of a charity supporting families with children and young people with disabilities in Brentwood over the winter period
24/11/2022 £8,000 £88,155 SUPPORTING CARERS AND FAMILIES TOGETHER to contribute to the salary of the service delivery manager of an organisation supporting carers in Rochford
24/11/2022 £5,000 £283,749 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE to create a sensory garden, improve external facilities and strengthen security at the premises of an established charity which provides a range of support for particularly disadvantaged families and children in Harwich and Dovercourt
24/11/2022 £3,500 LEE CHAPEL NORTH HELPING HANDS to support the rising running costs of a foodbank in Basildon experiencing high demand due to the cost-of-living crisis
24/11/2022 £8,762 £107,436 ONE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST to provide a warm hub over the winter for local people in TIlbury struggling to keep warm
24/11/2022 £6,000 £52,253 STEEPLE BUMPSTEAD PRE-SCHOOL towards the core costs of a preschool in the rural village of Steeple Bumpstead
24/11/2022 £4,435 £77,664 BETH CHATTO EDUCATION TRUST (BCET) towards the core costs of an organisation running educational activities engaging children with environmental activities in Tendring
24/11/2022 £7,500 £140,628 BASILDON FOODBANK to support the running costs of a food bank in Basildon over the winter period
24/11/2022 £3,500 £79,418 WALTON COMMUNITY CENTRE to provide cost effective ways of cooking and run a weekly warm hub for people struggling with the cost of living crisis in Walton
24/11/2022 £3,000 JAYWICK SANDS REVIVAL COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to provide Christmas dinner hampers for disadvantaged people in Jaywick
24/11/2022 £5,000 REFUGEE, ASYLUM SEEKER & MIGRANT ACTION to purchase culturally appropriate food for a food bank within Colchester
24/11/2022 £2,400 £117,221 THEATRE TéMOIN to support the running of workshops surrounding young people with mental health issues relating to online activity and the use of social media, provided by a theatre company, for three schools in North Essex
24/11/2022 £1,500 BILLERICAY BABY BASICS to support a charity providing sibling bags and toiletries for parents, newborns and children five and under in Billericay during the winter months
24/11/2022 £1,400 COLNE ENGAINE PRIMARY SCHOOL to subsidise eight disadvantaged primary school children to take part in a residential trip to Norfolk Kingswood centre
17/11/2022 £17,700 YOGA4ALL GROUP CIC to provide Yoga-based solutions to people on a low income with mental health illness in Southend
17/11/2022 £7,500 £12,895 HENRY SAMUEL HALL towards a complete rewire and electrical overhaul to ensure the safety of users at a village hall
17/11/2022 £16,114 CHRIST CHURCH URC SOUTHMINSTER for the work associated with increasing the capacity of the Dengie foodbank
17/11/2022 £5,000 TURNING CORNERS to support the running costs of football group for men with substance misuse challenges in Thurrock
17/11/2022 £2,500 £21,303 1ST MALDON ALL SAINTS SCOUT GROUP to purchase IT equipment for a scout group to enable full access to digital activities for beavers, cubs and scouts
17/11/2022 £7,500 £401,866 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE to support the running of high-quality activities and respite care for young adults and families with children with complex disabilities or life-limiting conditions in Basildon during the winter months and cost-of-living crisis
17/11/2022 £3,000 £41,897 MALDON & DISTRICT SEA CADET CORPS to support the running costs of a sea cadet unit
17/11/2022 £8,776 £1,929 ST. NICHOLAS C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA to help develop an outdoor classroom and learning environment for young children in Tillingham
17/11/2022 £7,470 £3,813 THE FRIENDS OF ST. NICHOLAS CHURCH TILLINGHAM TRUST towards roof repairs and associated work at the village church in Tillingham
17/11/2022 £4,803 THE MALDON SOCIETY towards the costs of implementing an up to date archiving and display system to preserve and make available the history of the area
17/11/2022 £3,500 £114,797 BEAULIEU COMMUNITY TRUST (BCT) to provide core costs to support the running of a warm bank for six months in the winter period in Beaulieu, Springfield and the surrounding areas
17/11/2022 £4,950 £15,548 BASILDON PARENTS4PARENTS to support a charity providing food vouchers to families in Basildon during the winter period
17/11/2022 £1,000 £121,231 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £1,631,689 KIDS INSPIRE to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £3,174,039 SAFER PLACES to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £558,032 SOUTH EAST AND CENTRAL ESSEX MIND to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £147,284 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £145,637 BATIAS INDEPENDENT ADVOCACY SERVICE to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,000 £142,347 TENDRING FAMILIES FIRST to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £585 THE THURSDAY CLUB to provide a Christmas celebration for older people in Bradwell-on-Sea and surrounding areas
17/11/2022 £1,000 £541,950 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - TENDRING to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
17/11/2022 £1,077 £158,117 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED to provide funding for the purchase of two height adjustable tables for a day centre supporting adults with additional needs in North Essex
17/11/2022 £1,000 ALPHA VESTA CIC to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
10/11/2022 £4,000 £1,149,127 THE Z.S.V. TRUST to provide kosher food support for Jewish families in Essex
10/11/2022 £2,500 £59,545 THOMAS PLUME'S LIBRARY to repair the paintings of Dr Plume hung in the Plume building Maldon
10/11/2022 £4,800 UNPUZZLED THEATRE COMPANY C.I.C to support an interactive theatre workshop programme for vulnerable children, young people and families in Southend
10/11/2022 £6,000 BASILDON CREDIT UNION LIMITED to meet the additional costs of modernising the digital capacity of a credit union based in Basildon and increase membership
10/11/2022 £7,000 £307,012 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) towards the core costs of an organisation supporting people with disabilities and their families across West Essex
10/11/2022 £2,750 CHALKWELL LIFEGUARDS to purchase equipment for a beach lifeguard organisation in Chalkwell
10/11/2022 £3,000 £6,515 GREAT YELDHAM READING ROOM to cover the costs of a warm hub at a village hall in north Essex for anyone needing a safe warm space over the winter period
10/11/2022 £6,852 £86,305 TRINITY FAMILY CENTRE to support the provision of weekly Family Club and biweekly Mencap sessions at this community centre in Westcliff
10/11/2022 £7,000 £111,295 SEA-CHANGE PROJECTS LTD to support core costs of an organisation providing sailing based activity opportunities
10/11/2022 £9,900 £32,837 ESSEX AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY to improve the membership, supplier and partner databases, together with an email marketing platform, event management with website integration, training and data migration of a society promoting agriculture and rural industries
10/11/2022 £13,110 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX to upskill the communications and marketing team of an Essex wide charity promoting healthy and positive outcomes for children and families
10/11/2022 £7,500 WIVGIGS ROWING CLUB, WIVENHOE towards a second hand gig for a rowing club in Wivenhoe to aid growing membership
10/11/2022 £2,000 £534,335 METHODIST CHURCH SOUTHEND AND LEIGH CIRCUIT towards the running costs associated with an elderly persons' lunch club in Leigh on Sea over the winter
10/11/2022 £2,005 WIVENHOE YOUTH CHOIR to support the costs of a new youth choir in Wivenhoe
03/11/2022 £4,000 £799,378 CHABAD LUBAVITCH CENTRES NORTH EAST LONDON AND ESSEX LTD towards the cost of delivering presentations at schools in Epping Forest District to educate children about the diversity and culture of Jewish people to help address the increasing problem of hate crime
03/11/2022 £4,980 THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN to resurface a car park used for community events on the church green in Burnham on Crouch
03/11/2022 £5,600 £305,612 CHELMSFORD COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICES to support the establishment of the community café and meeting space at Chelmsford Market
03/11/2022 £15,000 £906,952 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - CHELMSFORD to employ a co-ordinator to run a free legal advice service, predominantly for Chelmsford residents
03/11/2022 £15,000 GREAT OAK MULTI ACADEMY TRUST to help replace an outdoor obstacle course climbing frame at the primary school
03/11/2022 £7,500 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to support a weekly activity club in Chelmsford for children with SEND and their families
03/11/2022 £5,000 £2,911,091 OPEN ROAD VISIONS to support people with drug and alcohol related problems in Essex
03/11/2022 £5,740 £879,435 SAFE STEPS to create a consultation room for families seeking refuge in Southend-on-Sea
03/11/2022 £8,000 £19,989 SOUTHMINSTER MEMORIAL HALL to help decorate a village hall internally and externally to improve the facility for community use
03/11/2022 £7,900 £602,953 DNA NETWORKS to support the salary cost of integration through language teacher in Colchester for refugees
03/11/2022 £10,000 SOUTHMINSTER C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION to replace the boiler required to heat a swimming pool used by the wider community
03/11/2022 £4,500 £483,196 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MUSEUM TRUST to run nine days of educational activities during the school holidays at a museum in Braintree
03/11/2022 £3,028 £25,192,000 1ST BURNHAM ON CROUCH GUIDES to enable guides and rangers to attend a Girlguiding UK organised winter camp in Sussex
03/11/2022 £7,500 COLCHESTER LIFE IN THE UK CIC to support free online English elocution course for black and ethnic minorities children in primary and secondary school in Colchester
03/11/2022 £7,000 £124,544 RAYLEIGH VINEYARD (GROWBABY) to meet overhead costs of providing essential baby items for families in crisis in South Essex
03/11/2022 £1,435 £325,542 STREETS2HOMES to provide fitness equipment and art materials for projects supporting people who are homeless in Harlow
03/11/2022 £965 £869,544 THURROCK CVS to celebrate the work of staff and volunteers at Thurrock CVS in recognition of the team’s hard work and commitment in our communities
03/11/2022 £500 HIGHWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA towards the purchase of equipment for forest school sessions for primary school children in the village of Highwood, Chelmsford
03/11/2022 £965 ESSEX SEARCH AND RESCUE (ESSEXSAR) to celebrate the work of staff and volunteers at Essex Search and Rescue in recognition of the team’s hard work and commitment in our communities
31/10/2022 £500 TREETOPS SCHOOL towards the upkeep and improvement the outdoor learning classroom within the Treetops school
31/10/2022 £1,500 £252,066 WILLIAM PALMER COLLEGE EDUCATIONAL TRUST to fund six bursaries of £250 for final year students who served the community or showed kindness to others
27/10/2022 £13,500 £262,916 CHILDREN HEARD AND SEEN towards online group sessions for children across Essex who have a parent in prison
27/10/2022 £6,500 £618,121 ATF SOUTHEND to support the costs of IT equipment, mobile phones and broadband for detached youth workers
27/10/2022 £6,750 £364,573 SCHOOLREADERS towards the running costs of a volunteer reading scheme supporting primary school children in Essex
27/10/2022 £1,000 £191,885 BUNGAY ARTS AND THEATRE SOCIETY towards the running costs of an organisation delivering a wide range of services to the community in Bungay, including a youth theatre, dementia friendly cinema and fitness sessions
27/10/2022 £820 SOUTH DOWNS ALLOTMENT ASSOCIATION to provide safe storage and equipment for the management of the allotment site in Benfleet
27/10/2022 £720 BRENTWOOD AREA NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH to purchase illuminated wristbands for Brownies and Cubs in Brentwood Borough who attend Personal and Road Safety talks organised by the Neighbourhood Watch
20/10/2022 £6,965 THE PEACEFUL PONY CIC to provide therapy support for Ukrainian children and families who have experienced the trauma of displacement from their homeland
20/10/2022 £3,500 £54,311 EMPIRE THEATRE TRUST CIO towards the running costs of a dementia friendly choir at a community theatre in Halstead
20/10/2022 £7,000 WOMEN OF GRACE UK CIC to support the cost of organising mental health workshops for BAME women in Braintree
20/10/2022 £7,000 £3,190 FRIENDS OF ST LAWRENCE NEWLANDS CHURCH TRUST to help replace the roof of St Lawrence Newlands Church
20/10/2022 £14,515 £832,781 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to support the running of a young carers group in Harlow for one year
20/10/2022 £7,000 £54,680 CANALABILITY towards a new engine and gearbox for an accessible canal boat providing river trips to people with disabilities, charities and community groups in Harlow
20/10/2022 £5,611 £47,758 CHRISTIAN YOUTH OUTREACH BRAINTREE DISTRICT TRUST to employ a part-time school mentor to work with young people disengaging from school and education in Braintree
20/10/2022 £5,000 FRIENDS OF ROCK SCHOOL towards a Rock the Park music festival 2023 to show case the talents of young Harlow residents
20/10/2022 £3,000 £254,846 MICHAEL ROBERTS CHARITABLE TRUST to subsidise social and recreational activities for attendees of the Maybury Open Door drop-in to alleviate isolation, build confidence and build friendships
20/10/2022 £4,475 £490,879 RAINBOW SERVICES (HARLOW) to subsidise fully accessible social canal trips for older people to aid mental and general wellbeing
20/10/2022 £30,000 £1,437,506 TRUST LINKS LTD to develop a mental health programme by Trustlinks in conjunction with C.A.S.T for BAME and refugees and asylum seekers in Southend
20/10/2022 £5,000 £39,623 GRAPEVINE ESSEX to support the annual costs of providing a range of trips and activities for adults with learning disabilities living in Essex
20/10/2022 £4,712 BRADWELL ON SEA COMMUNITY SHOP ASSOCIATION to provide an air conditioning unit and replace an ice cream freezer for a community village shop
20/10/2022 £20,000 MICRO RAINBOW CIC to support the operational costs of a community Interest group for refugees & asylum seekers from the LGBTQ community in Thurrock
20/10/2022 £1,350 £49,108 RAZED ROOF to cover the costs of venue hire for a therapeutic gentle moves social project for vulnerable people with learning difficulties to aid their wellbeing post the pandemic
20/10/2022 £1,890 £146,627 ST PAUL'S HARLOW TOWN CENTRE WITH ST MARY'S LITTLE PARNDON to set up a bereavement cafe in Harlow town centre to provide a safe recreational setting to support people in their loss
13/10/2022 £6,000 RESTITUTE CIC to provide support and therapeutic care for third party victims of sexual abuse and violent crimes in Essex
13/10/2022 £5,000 £6,642,949 CRUSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT to provide volunteer training to support the mental wellbeing of people experiencing bereavement
13/10/2022 £500 £5,107,313 MELBOURNE PROJECT to provide a laptop for an Afghan refugee family
13/10/2022 £500 £5,107,313 MELBOURNE PROJECT to provide a laptop to enable a student to undertake a photography course
13/10/2022 £400 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) To fund a young person suffering from ASD and ADHD with an ipad to assist with his studies
06/10/2022 £7,000 £30,482,000 BRAINTREE RETHINK CARERS SUPPORT GROUP towards the core costs of art and social groups in Braintree supporting people with mental health issues and their carers
06/10/2022 £5,000 £382,962 SOUTHEND CARERS to help support a healthy minds wellbeing project for carers and their families who are suffering emotionally, physically and mentally post pandemic and due to the cost of living crisis
06/10/2022 £4,600 OPEN DOOR LOUGHTON to help with the running costs of a Friendship Club in Loughton supporting vulnerable and isolated individuals who have been an inpatient of an acute mental health ward
29/09/2022 £3,000 ALLIANCE PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE to provide equipment and costumes for a performance-based activity group for young people in Clacton-on-Sea and Jaywick
29/09/2022 £18,000 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - HARLOW to support a Specialist Money Advisor to work in GP surgeries in Harlow
29/09/2022 £6,336 £13,749 DIG IT COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT to fund staffing costs for a horticulture project supporting people with mental health problems
29/09/2022 £7,000 ENTERPRISE EAST GROUP CIC to cover the costs of a project delivery co-ordinator to run a life skills programme in Saffron Walden
29/09/2022 £1,200 £121,154 HOPE HOUSE ESSEX to help vulnerable people who are homeless in the Braintree area access the services they need to break the cycle of homelessness
29/09/2022 £700 £4,589,230 FC VILOMAH towards the cost of pitch hire at a football club that supports men and their families who have suffered the loss of a child
29/09/2022 £2,325 £105,464 COMMUNITY HALLS IN PARTNERSHIP to support the costs of a theatre project for children and young people in Hythe
23/09/2022 £4,000 £3,899 CRESSING TEMPLE COMMUNITY SHED to provide toilet facilities at a shed project based at Cressing Temple Barns, which combats loneliness for both men and women from Braintree
23/09/2022 £10,000 £11,650 4TH DOVERCOURT SEA SCOUTS GROUP to help with the cost of replacing the group’s aging minibus
23/09/2022 £19,985 £541,950 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - TENDRING for the costs of a digital support project to improve the efficiency of an advice service for clients staff and volunteers
23/09/2022 £7,000 £186,048 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD to help Crossroads continue to provide a weekly respite sitting service for carers
23/09/2022 £7,000 HOLDFAST CREDIT UNION LIMITED for staff costs at a credit union offering community outreach work advising on debt, benefits and savings, across Braintree
23/09/2022 £4,000 £30,278 THURROCK MENCAP SOCIETY to subsidise activities and trips for adults with learning difficulties in Thurrock
23/09/2022 £4,372 £11,142 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE towards the development of a new website to improve access to resources at an organisation supporting parents of children with SEND in South East Essex
23/09/2022 £350 £10,137 1ST SILVER END SCOUT GROUP towards the costs of activities at a five day camp for young scouts in Braintree
23/09/2022 £2,000 £271,341 GOLDEN-OLDIES to restart and support social singing groups for older people in Braintree
23/09/2022 £250 STEEPLE COMMUNITY GROUP to enable the purchase of a community freezer
23/09/2022 £995 £25,441 THE FRIENDS OF CRESSING TEMPLE GARDENS to support the costs of a donations terminal and scanner for accepting donations and archiving historic documents
20/09/2022 £250 £1,294,663 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS To provide a range of activities and opportunities for young people living in Essex
20/09/2022 £250 £215,082 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES to help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
15/09/2022 £10,000 £498,852 VOLUNTARY ACTION EPPING FOREST towards the cost of operating a benefit advice service for vulnerable and housebound residents across Epping Forest district
15/09/2022 £9,100 £691,250 IPSEA (INDEPENDENT PROVIDER SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVICE) towards core operational costs of providing free information and advice services to families with children with SEND in Essex
15/09/2022 £5,000 £69,825 HAPPY HILL ESSEX CIO to help meet the cost of purchasing a new minibus for children with special education needs and disability in Braintree
15/09/2022 £5,000 £25,656 PACKED WITH SMILES to help extend the provision of school uniforms and other school essentials to disadvantaged primary school children in Southend
08/09/2022 £15,000 £401,855 AGE CONCERN - SOUTHEND to support normal operating costs for a three-month period
08/09/2022 £7,200 £11,280 BALMORAL COMMUNITY CENTRE ASSOCIATION to provide a community social heat hub two days a week during the winter months for local residents in Westcliff to keep warm
08/09/2022 £5,000 £371,010 ESSEX DEMENTIA CARE to cover the costs of workshops at an activity day club for individuals with dementia in Braintree and Chelmsford
08/09/2022 £10,000 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to help a Brentwood based charity continue to provide a variety of afterschool clubs for children and young people with additional needs or disability
08/09/2022 £12,000 £2,007,549 JUSTICE AND CARE to help with the continued provision of specialised support to victims of modern slavery across Essex
08/09/2022 £7,000 £234,197 COMMUNITIES AND SANCTUARY SEEKERS TOGETHER to provide IT Infrastructure for a Southend based charity working with refugees and asylum seekers
08/09/2022 £7,500 ALPHA VESTA CIC to cover the sessional costs of a caseworker to run a domestic abuse programme across Essex
08/09/2022 £1,500 LITTLE BRAXTED PARISH COUNCIL to purchase a defibrillator that will be stored in a well used bakery in the village of Little Braxted
01/09/2022 £5,500 MATES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS THROUGH EDUCATIONAL SPEAKING CIC to cover the pitch hire and referee costs for a football project based in Chelmsford to aid men's mental health
01/09/2022 £10,000 £37,092 EVERY CHILD ONLINE to support the staffing costs of a new IT charity working with schools across Essex
25/08/2022 £7,500 £330,508 WEST LEIGH BAPTIST CHURCH to support the operating costs of the parish nursing team which provides a community health service for vulnerable and isolated people
25/08/2022 £6,500 £4,074 SOUTH ESSEX AFRICAN CARIBBEAN ASSOCIATION (SEACA) to support teaching young people to learn the steel pan instrument in Southend
25/08/2022 £6,000 £201,551 BARROW FARM RIDING FOR THE DISABLED LIMITED towards the salary of a part-time coach at a riding school for people with a disability, based near Chelmsford
25/08/2022 £5,000 £277,941 SAWYERS CHURCH towards the costs of a professional catering kitchen for people with learning disabilities
25/08/2022 £3,000 £4,900,458 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT To help and support rough sleeping in the Southend on Sea area
25/08/2022 £7,042 £4,900,458 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT to support the purchase of a polytunnel and tools for a therapeutic gardening project
25/08/2022 £15,000 £793,559 LIGHTHOUSE FURNITURE PROJECT to support the costs of new premises for a furniture recycling project
25/08/2022 £15,000 £10,144,000 HAVENS HOSPICES towards their heating costs this Winter
25/08/2022 £5,925 LONDON BUS THEATRE CIC to provide drama and filmmaking courses for 60 disadvantaged young people between ages 11-18 in Jaywick and Clacton
25/08/2022 £750 £2,615 TOLLESHUNT AUTUMN LEAVES CLUB to provide outings, entertainment and lunches for lonely and isolated older people living in the rural area around Tolleshunt D'Arcy
25/08/2022 £750 SAFFRON WALDEN MUSIC FESTIVAL to help expand the scope of an annual Music Festival which allows young people to improve their musical ability, and experience taking part in a live performance
18/08/2022 £6,200 £14,810 MERSEA ISLAND LIONS CLUB (CIO) to help meet the cost of purchasing a bus for elderly members living on Mersea Island
18/08/2022 £3,710 WHITE COLNE PARISH COUNCIL to improve facilities at the village 6-acre Doorstep Green meadows
18/08/2022 £8,220 £238,114 ESSEX RESPITE & CARE ASSOCIATION to update the technology and care management system of a carers organisation
18/08/2022 £9,250 £490,879 RAINBOW SERVICES (HARLOW) to support the costs of a child contact centre in Harlow
18/08/2022 £3,000 £27,716 THE ART MINISTRY two support two weekly art sessions at housing schemes for elderly or disadvantaged people in Southend
18/08/2022 £6,730 £498,852 VOLUNTARY ACTION EPPING FOREST to fund a part-time Community Hub Responder for Epping Forest and Harlow districts to support Ukrainian nationals and other marginalised migrant communities
18/08/2022 £12,000 £10,740 ABACUS COUNSELLING AND SUPPORT to support the salary cost of a part-time operations manager for a counselling service in Southend over 2 years
18/08/2022 £3,000 £570,170 FELLOWSHIP AFLOAT CHARITABLE TRUST to help with the cost of replacing two outboard engines used on safety boats at a Tollesbury based outdoor activity centre
18/08/2022 £10,000 £125,305 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to increase the number of young carers groups in the Basildon borough and employ a full time family support worker
18/08/2022 £7,000 NORTH BLACKWATER PARISHES: TOLLESHUNT MAJOR, TOLLESBURY, SALCOTT & TOLLESBURY to help develop a volunteer parish nursing service across the North Blackwater Parishes to aid mental health and wellbeing
18/08/2022 £1,000 GET MEADGATE GROWING GROUP to support a charity with watering equipment for a sensory garden for residents in Meadgate
11/08/2022 £6,000 £311,399 ST JOHN'S COLCHESTER to help set up a men's shed project for the St John's and Highwoods area of Colchester
11/08/2022 £8,975 £1,714,342 COLCHESTER MERCURY THEATRE towards an intergenerational global choir and creative meet-ups project to help support refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in Colchester
11/08/2022 £3,000 CROSSING BOUNDARIES towards the overhead costs of a support group for vulnerable elderly people and their carers in Southend to assist their mental wellbeing
11/08/2022 £8,500 £1,326,776 FOOD CYCLE to support the annual running costs of the FoodCycle hub in Clacton
11/08/2022 £5,864 £27,891 AGE CONCERN HARLOW (FORMERLY HARLOW SENIOR CITIZENS COUNCIL) to help with the operating costs of an organisation meeting the needs of elderly people in Harlow
11/08/2022 £10,000 THE MAZE GROUP CIC for the costs of specialist support for parents of children with special needs in North East Essex to improve mental health
11/08/2022 £5,000 £179,864 THE PCC OF ALL SAINTS WITH ST PETER HUTTON to contribute to the purchase of additional food to supplement a busy a food distribution centre based in Hutton, Brentwood
04/08/2022 £4,500 £46,241 HEADS2MINDS to provide pet assisted therapy at primary schools in Colchester for young people struggling with their mental health
04/08/2022 £5,000 £28,189 CAMP JOJO towards the core costs of an organisation offering camping weekends on Mersea Island, to families with a child with disabilities
04/08/2022 £6,000 CLACTON PRIDE to support the cost of rent and furnishing for an LGBTQ+ support organisation in Clacton
04/08/2022 £6,000 MADE FOR MORE to deliver a well-being course for young people (11-18years) across secondary schools in Chelmsford
04/08/2022 £12,000 £145,637 BATIAS INDEPENDENT ADVOCACY SERVICE towards the core costs of an advocacy service for individuals with a learning disability across south and west Essex
04/08/2022 £8,500 £32,820 CHURCHES TOGETHER IN MALDON to support the running of the Maldon food bank
04/08/2022 £4,200 £2,911,091 OPEN ROAD VISIONS to increase the level of support and activities available at a Colchester based parent and baby group focusing on substance use and recovery
04/08/2022 £5,000 £251,294 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP (COLCHESTER) for the salary of a one-to-one key worker to support young children with complex additional needs and those from disadvantaged backgrounds at nursery, tots, parent support and holiday club services in Colchester
04/08/2022 £3,000 £79,582 WRITTLE GREEN PRE-SCHOOL to fund equipment for a pre school in Writtle
04/08/2022 £5,000 £186,307 WYVERN COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to support vehicle improvements and ongoing fuel costs of a community transport scheme in the Castle Point and Rochford areas.
04/08/2022 £3,000 £602,953 DNA NETWORKS to support a coat and shoe voucher scheme as part of the Essex Free School Uniform Project that runs across Colchester and Tendring for disadvantaged families
04/08/2022 £8,000 PHOENIX HEROES CIC to help develop a range of facilities at a site in Clacton to provide increased support and activities for veterans in Essex, many experiencing PTSD and social isolation
04/08/2022 £1,000 £234,854 HOME-START COLCHESTER, JAYWICK AND CLACTON To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
04/08/2022 £1,677 BADDOW AND GALLEYWOOD YOUTH GROUP to help establish a recording studio in Chelmsford for young people
04/08/2022 £1,693 £19,998 HUMAN ROOTS to help buy tools for a tool-sharing shed scheme in the village of Stansted Mountfitchet for the community allotment
04/08/2022 £1,000 £61,684 LITTLE EXPLORERS PRE-SCHOOL to support a project introducing children to new foods and teaching them healthy habits at a pre school in Colchester
04/08/2022 £2,000 £19,355 GREAT SAMPFORD PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA (‘THE FRIENDS OF GREAT SAMPFORD SCHOOL’) to help with the cost of replacing outdoor play equipment in the playground at the Primary School
28/07/2022 £18,000 £1,631,494 FIRSTSITE towards the Sarah Lucas exhibition
28/07/2022 £21,697 £752,489 REFUGEE AND MIGRANT FORUM OF ESSEX AND LONDON continuation funding to support provision of legal and immigration support services to Refugees and Vulnerable Migrants in Essex
28/07/2022 £1,500 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to help those with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to access EMDR Therapy following traumatic events
27/07/2022 £4,580 £241,532 SADS UK - SUDDEN ARRHYTHMIC DEATH SYNDROME to help purchase a new laptop and support the website and associated digital costs of Sudden Cardiac Arrest UK supporting individuals with heart conditions
26/07/2022 £500 GREENER GROWTH towards the costs of materials for raised allotment beds at a food growing and biodiversity project in Clare
21/07/2022 £5,000 THE DESIGN CABIN COMMUNITY C.I.C to run a teenage market once a month in Rochford
21/07/2022 £10,000 £123,738 ACTIVE CHRISTIAN TRUST to help run a mentoring, counselling and wellbeing project at the Rayleigh MegaCentre for disadvantaged and vulnerable young people
21/07/2022 £8,000 SOUTHMINSTER C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION for repairs at a community swimming pool based within the grounds of a Southminster school
21/07/2022 £10,000 GRANT A SMILE CIC towards the operating costs of a young Loughton based CIC which provides practical intervention support, gardening and home cleaning services to vulnerable families who are battling chronic conditions, mental health and terminal health conditions mainly in Epping Forest district
21/07/2022 £10,000 REACH OUT FOR MENTAL HEALTH CIC towards the core costs, including the salary of a part-time volunteer co-ordinator, of a Thurrock based suicide prevention service with a pan-Essex reach
21/07/2022 £3,000 ABILITY USING SPORT to recruit and train volunteers at an organisation running sports sessions for young people with additional needs in Colchester and Maldon
21/07/2022 £2,260 MALDON GIG ROWING CLUB to purchase equipment and meet maintenance costs of rigs at a rowing club
21/07/2022 £750 HARWICH CONNEXIONS COMMUNITY TRANSPORT CO-OPERATIVE LTD to provide the road transport for the Tall Ships Project
21/07/2022 £1,000 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
14/07/2022 £3,500 SUGARLOAF GROUP OF THE RIDING FOR DISABLED to purchase a new horse and associated costs for an organisation that offers disability riding activities in Thurrock
14/07/2022 £730 BLACKWATER WEST DISTRICT GUIDES to assist with the costs of volunteer guide leaders to support two members with special needs to attend a week's outward bound residential
07/07/2022 £3,500 MALDON CANOE CLUB to provide storage and canoes for a new club in Maldon
07/07/2022 £5,000 £2,541,560 DEAFBLIND UK a contribution to the annual cost of supporting deafblind people in Essex
07/07/2022 £4,000 £731,794 HELEN ROLLASON CANCER CHARITY LTD towards the general running costs of cancer support centres in west Essex
07/07/2022 £2,500 £10,759,000 ST. FRANCIS HOSPICE towards staff costs of the therapies and wellbeing team at a hospice supporting adults with life limiting illnesses in West Essex
07/07/2022 £4,000 £683,728 HEADWAY ESSEX towards the work of an organisation that provides support and advice to survivors of brain injury and their families in Essex
07/07/2022 £5,000 ACE HOUNDS CIC towards the core costs of an organisation offering animal based therapies for people with additional needs or mental health problems in Uttlesford
07/07/2022 £1,600 £25,739 SAFE ESSEX (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) to support the running costs of summer activities during the summer holidays for families with children who have Asperger's
07/07/2022 £2,438 £328,595 PBC FOUNDATION to support the production and distribution of a quarterly magazine for people living with Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) in Essex
07/07/2022 £1,273 BRADWELL BAY UNITED YOUTH FOOTBALL CLUB to help provide equipment for an expanding football club
07/07/2022 £1,006 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
06/07/2022 £600 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED for speech and language therapy sessions for twin boys with autistic spectrum disorder
06/07/2022 £250 £4,144,000 SUFFOLK WILDLIFE TRUST towards protecting wildlife for the people of Suffolk
06/07/2022 £450 £737,580 THAMES CHASE COMMUNITY FOREST towards the office acquisition for a landscape regeneration charity
06/07/2022 £575 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to purchase a mountain bike for a young man with autism and ADHD
06/07/2022 £750 £9,774,116 ESSEX WILDLIFE TRUST towards protecting wildlife for the people of Essex
14/06/2022 £6,400 £8,713 5TH/9TH CHELMSFORD (ST ANDREW'S 7 ALL SAINTS) SCOUT GROUP to provide new camping and catering equipment for a Scouting troop in the Melbourne area of Chelmsford
14/06/2022 £10,000 £9,366 POINT CLEAR COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to help a well used community facility with a range of improvements to make the hall more accessible and secure
14/06/2022 £25,000 £200,429 EXTRA SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES Towards core costs of a project providing support services to families living in deprived areas of the Tendring district over two years
14/06/2022 £3,450 £8,223 BILLERICAY AND BASILDON BOROUGH STREET PASTORS to support the expansion of the Street Pastors project across the Basildon district
14/06/2022 £7,000 £156,698 NEW LIFE WOOD to support salary costs of a community wood recycling project in Pitsea which provides employability skills training and experience for marginalised people, including ex-offenders
14/06/2022 £5,000 £53,351 DIVINE ASSEMBLY MINISTRIES towards the costs of food parcels for individuals and families in Colchester
14/06/2022 £450 £805,785 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP to support the work of a foodbank in Thurrock
14/06/2022 £672 £1,028,463 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD to print a booklet of information and advice for parents with a child with anxiety in Mid and South Essex
14/06/2022 £1,000 £138,344 SUDBURY COMMON LANDS CHARITY to install a composting toilet for staff and volunteers at at a conservation site
14/06/2022 £1,500 5TH CLACTON SCOUT GROUP to support the cost of group camping activities organised to meet increased post-covid demand from the young members of a popular scout group
14/06/2022 £2,000 £771,685 AGE WELL EAST To support dementia cafes across Colchester to improve mental heath and wellbeing of those living with dementia and their families
14/06/2022 £750 £369,168 SANCTUS to support the work of an organisation supporting homeless individuals in Chelmsford
09/06/2022 £3,780 CAKE CLUB to fund parenting support sessions in Shoebury, Rochford and Eastwood
09/06/2022 £4,000 THE STUDY ROOM towards the cost of providing sports sessions to home schooled children
09/06/2022 £7,900 £832,781 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS towards transport costs for young carers to attend clubs and activities across Essex
09/06/2022 £11,000 £394,186 CHELMSFORD COMMUNITY TRANSPORT LTD to support the continuation of a community transport service taking people to medical, other health related appointments, including COVID19 vaccinations and also to social clubs and meetings
09/06/2022 £5,000 £951,581 SOUTHEND UNITED COMMUNITY AND EDUCATIONAL TRUST to establish a football based youth club for young LGBTQ+ people in Southend
09/06/2022 £4,960 £161,182 KNIGHTSWOOD CARE to develop a carer support project for unpaid carers and families of individuals with dementia, across the Dengie Peninsula
09/06/2022 £15,000 BRADWELL ON SEA PARISH COUNCIL towards the final phase of external repairs to the village hall used by the Bradwell On Sea community
09/06/2022 £985 £98,149 THE RIVER STOUR TRUST LTD to install an electric charging point at Flatford Lock to facilitate the efficient operation of electric trip boats on the River Stour
09/06/2022 £1,000 BILLERICAY TENANTS GROUP for the costs of renting a hall for social activities run by a residents group in Billericay
07/06/2022 £7,310 £2,911,091 OPEN ROAD VISIONS to support the maintenance of the Colchester SOS bus and provide training and equipment for the volunteers who run it
07/06/2022 £7,500 £433,758 PRISONERS' ADVICE SERVICE to support a service providing advice on legal rights for prisoners from Essex in Chelmsford, Belmarsh and Thameside Prisons
07/06/2022 £10,000 £503,749 SUFFOLK LAW CENTRE to support the provision of housing advice and associated legal assistance on housing matters and social welfare issues for potentially vulnerable residents in North-East Essex
07/06/2022 £12,000 £49,962 TOGETHER FREE FOUNDATION to develop a partnership project in Chelmsford tackling modern slavery and human trafficking
07/06/2022 £450 £47,920 GIRLGUIDING UK ESSEX NORTH EAST to support the Girl guiding Essex North East Branch for a graffiti workshop
01/06/2022 £11,000 £21,737 MARKET FIELD FARM to purchase a second hand vehicle for a supported employment programme
01/06/2022 £7,000 £401,356 BASILDON MIND to modify a Customer Relationship Management database to improve the efficiency of the processes involved in counselling clients
01/06/2022 £30,000 MALDON AND DISTRICT CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU to run weekly advice surgeries in Southminster and Burnham and outreach services in the Dengie over three years
01/06/2022 £9,000 ESSEX COUNTY SCOUTS to provide match funding for a bursary scheme to enable disadvantaged young people to take part in overseas educational trips to include the 2023 World Scout Jamboree and similar expeditions
01/06/2022 £15,000 £224,448 ESSEX YOUTHBUILD towards utility and building costs of an organisation providing trade courses and qualifications for young people in the Chelmsford area
01/06/2022 £3,700 £167,977 INTEGRATION SUPPORT SERVICES to develop the website and access an online HR platform for an organisation support people from ethnic minority communities in West Essex
01/06/2022 £3,500 £414,267 SOS RAPE CRISIS towards a camping trip for girls aged 10-18 who are survivors of sexual violence in Southend
01/06/2022 £46,000 £255,619 BRENTWOOD COMMUNITY TRANSPORT towards the purchase and adaptations of a new minibus for the transport service to the community hospital in Brentwood
01/06/2022 £3,630 £1,173,898 CITIZENS ADVICE ESSEX to develop an Essex wide forum on tackling fuel poverty
01/06/2022 £4,250 £35,018 THE ANCHORAGE ASSOCIATION to run music therapy sessions at a school for children with learning difficulties and complex needs in Brentwood
01/06/2022 £2,000 EARLS COLNE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL to provide a weekly support group for parents of young babies in the Earls Colne area
01/06/2022 £2,000 WILD ARTS towards supporting the Essex Summer Opera Festival at Layer Marney Tower in Colchester
01/06/2022 £500 £6,966 CHELMSFORD SCIENCE ENGINEERING SOCIETY To provide the annual ECF STEM club prize award at the Schools' Engineering and Technology competition
01/06/2022 £2,165 £176,586 FRONTLINE PARTNERSHIP to run a summer programme of activities for people with learning disabilities and high support needs
01/06/2022 £1,500 BURNHAM SPORTS CRICKET CLUB towards pitch maintenance and clubhouse hire costs
31/05/2022 £2,500 ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, BARLING MAGNA towards the renovation costs of a historic bell tower at a rural church in Rochford
27/05/2022 £80,000 £417,059 CIRDAN SAILING TRUST for bursaries and the operational costs of the Duet vessel
27/05/2022 £800 £129,938 BASILDON COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE to continue help support disadvantaged clients with their heating costs
26/05/2022 £2,730 £235,528 ABIGAIL'S FOOTSTEPS to provide specialist baby loss counselling sessions to bereaved parents referred from Southend University Hospital
26/05/2022 £5,875 £89,848 CHRISTIAN YOUTH OUTREACH (CYO) to pilot a project designed to equip Year 6 pupils in the Colchester area with the skills, knowledge and confidence to make a successful transition into their early teen years
26/05/2022 £5,000 £16,100 FRIENDS OF ESSEX & LONDON HOMELESS towards operating costs and a replacement second-hand van for a foodbank and soup kitchen supporting people who are homeless or on the poverty line in Thurrock.
26/05/2022 £3,560 £30,803 BRIGHTLINGSEA LIDO CIO towards a motorised pool cover for a community Lido in Brightlingsea
26/05/2022 £2,000 THE SHOEBURY ARK towards the purchase of a fridge at a hot meal service for disadvantaged people in Shoeburyness
20/05/2022 £1,000 MINISTRY OF PARENTING CIC to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £561,690 THE CHANGE PROJECT to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £215,010 SUPPORT 4 SIGHT to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £290,368 KNIGHTSWOOD CARE to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £615,831 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £1,028,463 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £152,514 EXTRA SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £56,557 PACT FOR AUTISM to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £1,693,052 MIND IN WEST ESSEX to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 YOUR LIVING ROOM CIC to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £1,173,898 CITIZENS ADVICE ESSEX to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
20/05/2022 £1,000 £1,568,107 ESSEX BLIND CHARITY to help continue the development of the organisation and build on areas that have been identified whilst participating on the Thrive Programme
19/05/2022 £10,000 £258 POTTER STREET HEALTH AND WELLBEING HUB to help create a community cafe area in a new wellbeing facility in Harlow
19/05/2022 £7,000 CHURCH LANGLEY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to replace the heating system in the large hall of a well used community facility in Harlow
19/05/2022 £6,568 DEBDEN PARISH COUNCIL for a weekend of celebrations to mark the Queen's jubilee in the village of Debden
19/05/2022 £6,000 £81,712 HARLOW STROKE SUPPORT - REHAB CENTRE (HSSRC) to help provide chair base exercise classes for stroke survivors
19/05/2022 £17,000 £254,846 MICHAEL ROBERTS CHARITABLE TRUST to contribute to the costs of providing food, advice support and volunteering in Harlow
19/05/2022 £7,500 £26,986 SOUTHEND BOYS' AND GIRLS' CHOIR CIO for a project working with over 450 primary school children across 16 schools to help to create and perform in a new commissioned work called “Unlocked”
19/05/2022 £8,000 £86,699 GIBBERD GARDEN TRUST To support the upkeep and development of the Grade II listed Gibberd Garden in Harlow
19/05/2022 £4,000 GET THE KIDS OUT towards weekly sports based sessions for children in Southend
19/05/2022 £9,000 £15,008 UPWARDS WITH DOWNS towards the costs for people with Down Syndrome from Harlow to take part in woodland wellbeing, horse riding sessions, swimming lessons, a farm trip and to learn basic gardening and floristry skills
19/05/2022 £6,700 £4,008 HARLOW COMMUNITY MENS SHED to replace the roof of the building to be used by a men's community shed
19/05/2022 £1,080 £234,854 HOME-START COLCHESTER, JAYWICK AND CLACTON To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
19/05/2022 £530 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH Designated Donation from the Daphne Woodward Home-Start Fund which provides holidays for Home-Start families.
19/05/2022 £2,320 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED for music therapy for a young person who has ongoing complex health needs
19/05/2022 £2,000 SOUTHEND RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB (1870) LIMITED towards a rugby project for young people with special educational needs and disabilities in Southend
19/05/2022 £679 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
19/05/2022 £1,000 £203,138 DEBDEN VILLAGE HALL to urgently update electrics in the current hall
19/05/2022 £1,800 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to provide a two day event in Chelmsford with performances and interactive circus skill workshops for local children
12/05/2022 £5,000 YOGA4ALL GROUP CIC towards the core costs of an organisation delivering a range of yoga classes and programmes for those with poor mental or physical health across Southend
12/05/2022 £7,000 £52,017 VIBE SOUTHEND LTD for the rent of an multimedia activity studio for adults with a learning disability in Southend
12/05/2022 £6,000 £53,067 SOCIABILITY towards the core costs of an organisation supporting people with poor mental health in Basildon
12/05/2022 £3,410 £293,475 TRINKET BOX PRE SCHOOL LTD funding the development and enhancement of forest school sessions and sensory facilities at a Charity run pre-school for children aged 2-5 in Southend- on -Sea
12/05/2022 £7,000 £476,731 FREE REPRESENTATION UNIT to support the salary of a legal officer helping supervise trainees who provide free legal representation for disadvantaged individuals across the county
12/05/2022 £3,500 BRIDGEWAY MISSION to provide food and activities at monthly social events for newly arrived Middle Eastern families and asylum seekers in Colchester
12/05/2022 £10,000 £238,114 ESSEX RESPITE & CARE ASSOCIATION towards the salary costs of key support workers at an organisation supporting individuals with mental health problems and their carers, across mid and west Essex
12/05/2022 £18,525 £2,663,524 HAMELIN TRUST to build capacity of the Community Support and Respite care teams, providing flexible and responsive support to disabled young people and their families arriving as refugees in Essex from Ukraine.
12/05/2022 £2,600 £360,713 SHOEBURYNESS & THORPE BAY BAPTIST CHURCH towards activity sessions delivered by the parish nursing team in Shoeburyness including general fitness classes and afternoon tea for those with dementia
12/05/2022 £9,500 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED towards the core costs of an organisation supporting families with a child with SEND in Brentwood
12/05/2022 £5,500 £879,435 SAFE STEPS towards the salary of a counselling coordinator for a service supporting survivors of domestic abuse in Southend
12/05/2022 £4,310 £351,194 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES towards the costs of advocacy training and qualifications for three volunteers
12/05/2022 £8,000 £994,131 SOUTHEND IN SIGHT towards running costs of an organisation supporting individuals with sight loss or impairment in Southend
12/05/2022 £7,700 £502,537 SOUTHEND MENCAP towards the costs of a drama based project adressing a range of issues for adults with learning disabilities in Southend
12/05/2022 £7,590 £12,598,558 ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY SOUTHEND to set up a database and pay for three year's subscription costs
12/05/2022 £15,000 £179,190 SUPPORT 4 SIGHT to expand the social and wellbeing activities on offer to individuals with sight loss or visual impairment at a base in Chelmsford
12/05/2022 £7,200 £270,406 THE PEACEFUL PLACE LTD to support the costs of transporting clients with early onset dementia in Basildon, Southend and Thurrock
12/05/2022 £8,000 £17,530 ST OSYTH VILLAGE HALL to replace and install a new boiler at a well used village hall in St Osyth
12/05/2022 £10,731 £140,628 BASILDON FOODBANK towards the rent of a storage facility for a foodbank in Basildon
12/05/2022 £7,500 £369,168 SANCTUS towards the core costs of an organisation supporting homeless individuals in Chelmsford
12/05/2022 £5,000 £1,142,859 METAL CULTURE LIMITED for the costs of a professional art and wellbeing facilitator to deliver specialist creative courses for participants referred from mental health services in Southend
12/05/2022 £6,980 £645,033 LENNOX CHILDREN'S CANCER FUND towards the costs of a monthly support group for families across Essex who have a child with a cancer diagnosis
12/05/2022 £6,100 £47,412 WELCOME TO THE UK towards the costs of developing a new community space and increasing the number of English as a Second Language (ESOL) lessons on offer to migrants in Southend
12/05/2022 £2,800 SHOEBURYNESS RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION to install a solar powered audio talking bench on Shoebury East beach to aid mental health and wellbeing
12/05/2022 £10,500 £56,267 THE ST OSYTH PRIORY AND PARISH TRUST to purchase a second-hand tractor to be used for educational trailer rides in the grounds of St Osyth Priory primarily for children and the general public on limited occasions
12/05/2022 £7,000 £11,142 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE towards office costs of an organisation supporting families with a child with special educational needs in Southend
12/05/2022 £8,256 £28,345 THE ONE LOVE PROJECT for the salary of a new part time admin and bookkeeping post at an organisation in Southend supporting homeless people
12/05/2022 £2,300 LOCAL FOOD (& MORE!) CO-OPERATIVE to repair the roof of a men's shed venue in Dunmow
12/05/2022 £2,000 DANBURY PARISH COUNCIL to help establish a Men’s Shed in the parish of Danbury to combat social isolation and loneliness.
12/05/2022 £2,000 £165,892 WELLBEING AT GARON PARK CIO for a community event celebrating the queens jubilee and showcasing the facilities at Garon Park in Southend
05/05/2022 £13,480 CHAT 1ST to cover the salary of a new youth project coordinator managing support for young people with poor mental health in Brentwood and Chelmsford
05/05/2022 £6,000 £6,925 CLACTON SEA CADETS to provide an additional outdoor facility to increase training and recreational opportunities
05/05/2022 £9,900 £879,435 SAFE STEPS to support the costs of a new website for the Essex Domestic Abuse Helpline
05/05/2022 £12,000 £283,749 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE towards the running costs of a charity supporting children and their families, particularly those with mental health problems, in Harwich
05/05/2022 £7,500 £439,733 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK for the core costs of providing therapeutic outdoor nature therapy sessions
05/05/2022 £24,000 £618,121 ATF SOUTHEND to deliver sport based sessions to young people who have been sectioned and are currently on a mental health ward in Rochford and Colchester
05/05/2022 £7,500 £41,311 17TH COLCHESTER SEA SCOUTS to purchase paddleboards, with associated equipment and training for instructors for use by an established Sea Scout group
05/05/2022 £3,600 WITHAM ALLSTARS to meet hall hire costs for six months to enable expansion of healthy activity provision for children and young people
05/05/2022 £5,000 £177,703 TEMPLESPRINGS to run music sessions for children up to five years in Grays
05/05/2022 £3,000 TORCHLIGHT for a residential trip to an outdoor activity centre for young people with additional needs in Braintree
05/05/2022 £15,000 £211,777 THURROCK CENTRE FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING towards the running costs of an organisation supporting adults with disabilities and the World of Work Programme helping people with mental health issues to live independently in Thurrock
05/05/2022 £10,000 BUTTERFLIES CLUB CIC towards core costs of an organisation supporting children with SEND and new monthly support meetings for their parents or carers
28/04/2022 £10,000 £327,743 INCLUSION VENTURES LTD towards the salary of a part-time community centre manager in Jaywick
28/04/2022 £10,000 £55,070 WE ARE MUSIC LTD to support the post-Covid operational overheads for young people to take part in music sessions to improve education and employment prospects in Tendring
28/04/2022 £2,500 £93,308 DAWS HALL TRUST for materials to reconstruct platforms that give access on to the River Stour, which are used by the general public and children on school trips
28/04/2022 £5,000 £893,562 LAMBOURNE END CENTRE FOR OUTDOOR LEARNING towards an outdoor project working intergenerationally to support individuals with poor mental health, exacerbated by the Covid pandemic, in West Essex
28/04/2022 £2,000 £478,048 DOVERCOURT CENTRAL CHURCH towards refreshment and activity costs of a community space project for individuals with poor mental health in Dovercourt and Harwich
26/04/2022 £7,500 £116,471 BLIND AND SIGHT IMPAIRED SOCIETY towards the core costs of an organisation supporting individuals with sight impairment or loss across South Essex
21/04/2022 £15,000 £19,869 THE AUTUMN CENTRE to assist the costs of providing lunch clubs for older people in Brightlingsea and surrounding areas over 3 years
21/04/2022 £13,650 £158,629 HBBS COUNSELLING to provide free counselling sessions for people in Brentwood
21/04/2022 £7,000 £185,565 REMAP 2010 towards the core costs of a charity making bespoke equipment and aids for disabled individuals across Essex
20/04/2022 £8,000 GREAT AND LITTLE TEY PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL to support the work undertaken by the PCC in Great and Little Tey
20/04/2022 £100 £154,224,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE helping people in Essex living with terminal illness and their families by delivering expert care, emotional support and guidance
20/04/2022 £50 £126,292 ROMAN RIVER MUSIC SOCIETY to support educational music workshops for children as part of the annual Roman River music festival in North Essex
20/04/2022 £100 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION towards the cost of providing a 24 hour rescue service to save lives at sea across the UK
20/04/2022 £100 £20,061,000 ST. HELENA HOSPICE towards meeting the physical emotional spiritual and psychological needs of people with advanced incurable illness and to support their families and friends
20/04/2022 £500 £591,942,000 NATIONAL TRUST towards the cost of preserving and protecting of houses, buildings, gardens and coastlines across the UK
20/04/2022 £250 £29,521 VICTORIA COUNTY HISTORY OF ESSEX to increase public awareness of history in Essex and in particular of the existence and activities of the VCH Essex
20/04/2022 £100 £437,050 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES providing primary healthcare and wellbeing services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Colchester
20/04/2022 £1,000 £171,704 THE LETTERING & COMMEMORATIVE ARTS TRUST to support Britain's long tradition of letter-carving in stone, slate and wood to flourish through Apprenticeship and Journeyman Schemes
20/04/2022 £250 GLYNDEBOURNE PRODUCTIONS LIMITED towards the Glyndebourne Annual Fund
20/04/2022 £1,000 £1,222 THE CONSTABLE TRUST to help the trust acquire, preserve, protect and display works of art having a relationship with East Anglia
20/04/2022 £150 £75,600,000 CHRISTIAN AID towards ending poverty and injustice worldwide
20/04/2022 £300 £2,924,180 NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST to support and maintain historic churches
20/04/2022 £150 £39,773,000 CENTREPOINT to help give homeless young people a future
20/04/2022 £300 £11,386,363 CHURCHES CONSERVATION TRUST to help protect historic churches
20/04/2022 £150 £226,745,000 SALVATION ARMY to support the goal of saving souls, growing saints and serving suffering humanity
20/04/2022 £300 £247,671 FRIENDS OF CATHEDRAL MUSIC to increase public awareness and appreciation of cathedral music, encourage high standards in choral and organ music and raise money for choirs in need
20/04/2022 £150 £118,798,000 ST MUNGOS to help homeless people find a place to call home and fulfil their hopes and ambitions
20/04/2022 £150 £4,452,361 AMREF to promote lasting health change within Africa's most vulnerable and remote communities, working primarily with women and girls
20/04/2022 £300 £27,656 CPRE ESSEX to protect and campaign for the future of the Essex countryside
20/04/2022 £500 £4,202,000 CPRE NATIONAL to support the campaign for a better future for England's countryside
20/04/2022 £1,500 £16,659,000 THE LANDMARK TRUST towards rescuing and restoring historic places of interest
20/04/2022 £250 £908,550 PROGRESSIVE SUPRANUCLEAR PALSEY ASSOCIATION to provide support and information to people living with PSP and CBD, while funding research into treatments and ultimately a cure
20/04/2022 £100 £372,688 NORFOLK HERITAGE FLEET TRUST to support maintenance of wooden heritage boats
20/04/2022 £300 CHELMSFORD CATHEDRAL CHORAL FOUNDATION towards providing musical opportunities for those taking part in choral and organ activities
20/04/2022 £150 £1,546,750 YMCA ESSEX towards building lives, hope and futures for children, young people and families in Essex
20/04/2022 £500 £4,175,460 COLCHESTER MERCURY THEATRE towards producing and presenting a performing arts programme for a large and diverse Essex audience
20/04/2022 £125 £9,774,116 ESSEX WILDLIFE TRUST towards protecting wildlife for the people of Essex
20/04/2022 £100 £158,117 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED towards the costs of the day care centre which provides essential respite to adults with disabilities, and their carers
20/04/2022 £300 £215,082 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES to help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
19/04/2022 £5,000 £220,524 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP (COLCHESTER) for the salary of a key worker supporting children with complex additional needs on a one-to-one basis, at a nursery in Colchester
14/04/2022 £5,000 £129,938 BASILDON COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE to support the core costs of a charity providing an advisory service for individuals and families in crisis in the Basildon area
14/04/2022 £6,000 £81,897 BASICS ESSEX ACCIDENT RESCUE SERVICE to help purchase equipment for use by a new Loughton based volunteer doctor with a Chelmsford based emergency voluntary rescue service
14/04/2022 £10,000 ENTERPRISE EAST GROUP CIC to support staff salaries of a social enterprise providing support to people facing barriers to employment
14/04/2022 £4,320 £110,081 THE CRAIG TYLER TRUST to run a twelve week mental wellbeing course to support those suffering with poor mental health as a result of the Covid pandemic in Basildon
14/04/2022 £3,428 £7,277 THE ST OSYTH PRIORY AND PARISH TRUST to help run a pilot outdoor explorers project for parents and young children to aid recovery from pandemic isolation and encourage exercise and play
14/04/2022 £4,000 £69,825 HAPPY HILL ESSEX CIO to purchase medical assistance equipment at an organisation supporting children and young people with SEND in Braintree
14/04/2022 £10,000 £122,931 WALTON PRE SCHOOL towards the core costs of a charitable pre school with extended family support in Walton on the Naze
14/04/2022 £7,000 £469,847 KINGSLAND CHURCH AND COMMUNITY CENTER to support the cost of operating a counselling service in Colchester, responding to increasing demands resulting from post-Covid anxieties
14/04/2022 £7,500 £55,387 BILLERICAY FOODBANK for the salary and on costs of a new part time administrator at a foodbank in Billericay
14/04/2022 £5,561 ROCHFORD METHODIST CHURCH for kitchen equipment to support a breakfast club at Rochford Methodist Church
14/04/2022 £5,230 £3,804 TOGETHER IN MUSICAL EXPRESSION to provide music performance and interactive musical engagement to ten elderly and dementia care homes in Basildon and Thurrock
14/04/2022 £4,096 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY to run a gardening club for people with learning disabilities
14/04/2022 £4,000 £179,238 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD towards the development of a new website for an organisation supporting people with disabilities and their carers in Braintree and Chelmsford
14/04/2022 £8,000 £37,746 LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY TRUST towards the salary of a new part time counsellor supporting individuals with mental health difficulties who have lost a child in pregnancy in Chelmsford
14/04/2022 £5,760 £56,930 LIVEWIRE TRUST to run a theatre project with young people in Harlow to help transform toxic masculinity
14/04/2022 £8,000 £60,394 UTTLESFORD BUFFY BUS ASSOCIATION to support core costs of providing access to good quality play and educational activities for isolated and disadvantaged pre-school children, their families and carers
14/04/2022 £10,000 £297,972 UTTLESFORD COMMUNITY TRAVEL to support the running costs of a non- profit door to door community transport service for the elderly, disabled and rurally isolated in the District of Uttlesford
14/04/2022 £3,120 THE GRAND THEATRE OF LEMMINGS LTD to help tour a participatory puppetry theatre show in Essex libraries, Tendring and Colchester Homestart and schools in Tendring to engage young children with reading
14/04/2022 £13,000 £187,533 EPPING FOREST REUSE to support the premises rental at a furniture reuse project in Epping
14/04/2022 £1,850 £111,351 BROOMFIELD VILLAGE HALL CHARITY to set up a community allotment project
14/04/2022 £913 HARLOW WOMBLES to provide equipment for a community litter picking project in Harlow
14/04/2022 £1,598 £371,768 THE SAFFRON WALDEN COMMUNITY SHED / CVSU to purchase tools for a men's shed project
07/04/2022 £20,000 £467,833 AGE WELL EAST towards the core costs of an organisation supporting the health and wellbeing of older people across Essex
07/04/2022 £10,000 £129,809 CITY OF CHELMSFORD MENCAP towards staff salaries at an organisation supporting adults with learning disabilities in Chelmsford
07/04/2022 £19,231 £639,464 HEADWAY ESSEX to support the development of a new day centre supporting individuals with an acquired brain injury in South Essex
07/04/2022 £20,000 £1,163,107 MIND IN WEST ESSEX to pilot a new programme recruiting volunteers to provide light touch support to individuals with mental health difficulties in West Essex
07/04/2022 £10,360 DISABILITY4SPORT C.I.C to employ a part-time partnership development officer for six months to support and extend a pilot delivering a health and wellbeing programme for children and adults with SEND in Colchester
07/04/2022 £2,750 BRADWELL ON SEA FLOWER SHOW AND DOG SHOW towards an art exhibition, commissioned art and related activities to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee
07/04/2022 £19,500 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX towards the core costs of an organisation supporting children and families across Essex
07/04/2022 £20,000 £86,422 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED towards a counselling service for young carers and their families in Basildon
07/04/2022 £12,162 £5,404 ENDING LIFE'S TABOO for the salary of a counsellor working with young adults who have a terminal diagnosis at Colchester Hospital
07/04/2022 £18,000 £48,358 ESSEX HEARING ADVICE SERVICES LTD for the salary of an additional support worker to meet the demand of providing support to individuals with hearing loss across Essex
07/04/2022 £5,051 £2,609,611 QVSR to help with external and internal improvements at a well-used support centre at the Port of Tilbury, available to visiting seafarers
07/04/2022 £3,927 PURFLEET-ON-THAMES COMMUNITY FORUM to support a celebration event for the Jubilee that will include multiple community art displays in Purfleet
07/04/2022 £5,060 £190,402 BARROW FARM RIDING FOR THE DISABLED to subsidise delivering horse riding activities for five children with cerebral palsy
07/04/2022 £20,000 £408,775 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES towards the core costs of an organisation supporting homeless people in Colchester
07/04/2022 £20,000 £331,484 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE for the salary of a specialist support worker, working with children and young people with complex disabilities in Basildon
07/04/2022 £20,000 £886,775 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE for a project developing new ways of working with victims of sexual abuse or violence that have a high level of need in Colchester
07/04/2022 £20,000 £513,812 CHESS HOMELESS towards the costs of a support worker, supporting homless individuals at night shelters in Chelmsford
07/04/2022 £16,885 £298,959 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE for a teen pregnancy and sexual health project in North East Essex
07/04/2022 £6,273 £179,238 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD towards the core costs of an organisation supporting adults with disbailities and their carers in Braintree and Chelmsford
07/04/2022 £20,000 £1,559,664 ESSEX BLIND CHARITY towards staff costs to meet the increased demand on the outreach service supporting visually impaired people across North East and Mid Essex
07/04/2022 £20,000 £16,905,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE towards the costs of a virtual ward service supporting terminally ill patients from Mid Essex in their own homes
07/04/2022 £10,000 £134,788 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED towards the staff costs at a day centre providing opportunities for adults with disabilites in Braintree
07/04/2022 £5,000 £129,272 HALSTEAD DAY CENTRE towards the running costs of a day centre for older people in Halstead
07/04/2022 £10,000 £242,951 HELPING HANDS ESSEX towards the core costs of a charity supporting individuals battling addiction that are also facing homelessness in Chelmsford
07/04/2022 £14,320 £1,277,840 KIDS INSPIRE towards the costs of therapeutic services on offer to young people and their families that are struggling with mental heath issues in Mid Essex
07/04/2022 £15,000 £59,677 LAUGHTER SPECIALISTS to cover recruitment, training and wages of two new part time laughter specialists to deliver sessions to severely ill children or those with SEND across Essex
07/04/2022 £7,000 £640,535 PARC towards life skills courses for children and young people with SEND in Braintree
07/04/2022 £14,600 £3,195,564 RAINBOW TRUST CHILDREN'S CHARITY to provide transport and support to families with a severely ill child in hospital across Essex
07/04/2022 £4,934 £40,792 SAFE (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) towards the costs of restarting a support group for adults with Asperger's syndrome in Chelmsford
07/04/2022 £19,635 £161,182 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST towards core costs and furniture at a day centre supporting the elderly and those with dementia in the Dengie
07/04/2022 £6,737 £1,548,108 THURROCK AND BRENTWOOD MIND to fund a sessional youth coordinator in Thurrock
07/04/2022 £1,075 £10,705 ST. NICHOLAS C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA to support a celebration of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee in Tillingham to include the planting of a commemorative tree
07/04/2022 £810 TILLINGHAM AND DISTRICT FLOWER SHOW SOCIETY to replace the aged bunting for the 2022 flower show in Tillingham
31/03/2022 £10,000 £112,000 FRIENDS AND PLACES TOGETHER towards core costs to support a charity in Southend facilitating opportunities for friendship and inclusion in the community for disabled isolated and vulnerable young adults
31/03/2022 £4,460 £68,571 DODDINGHURST ROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH for the purchase of IT equipment and session resources for a new youth group and outreach work in Brentwood
31/03/2022 £10,000 THE REANELLA TRUST to deliver a year-long online programme to young people from the Greenstead area of Colchester, who are suffering from anxiety, depression and post Covid-19 trauma
31/03/2022 £10,000 £215,277 EPPING FOREST DISTRICT CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU to expand a pilot project supporting individuals with financial struggles and poor mental health in Waltham Abbey
31/03/2022 £9,930 £1,548,108 THURROCK AND BRENTWOOD MIND to employ a part time staff member to set up and coordinate wellbeing support sessions for individuals with mental health issues in Brentwood
31/03/2022 £15,000 £1,043,611 TRUST LINKS LTD towards the operational costs of a charity providing mental health support and befriending across Southend, Castle Point and Rochford
31/03/2022 £13,000 ST THOMAS CHURCH for restoration work to the church clock in Bradwell and associated roof repair
31/03/2022 £2,110 £535,505 HASAG ASBESTOS DISEASE SUPPORT to cover the cost of monthly support coffee meetings for those suffering from asbestos related diseases and their families, from the Basildon, Braintree, Chelmsford and Southend areas
24/03/2022 £10,000 £234,197 COMMUNITIES AND SANCTURY SEEKERS TOGETHER to run a return to work and life skills programme for refugees, asylum seekers and victims of modern slavery in Southend and surrounding areas
24/03/2022 £1,000 £234,854 HOME-START COLCHESTER, JAYWICK AND CLACTON To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
24/03/2022 £1,500 FRIENDS OF GREAT BERRY towards a community run growing project to improve an open space for local people in an area of Laindon in Basildon
24/03/2022 £976 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
24/03/2022 £952 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
23/03/2022 £4,963 £129,809 CITY OF CHELMSFORD MENCAP to engage people with a learning disability in creating a Jubilee art exhibition to share with the local community
23/03/2022 £10,000 BUTTERFLIES CLUB to run creative artistic projects and events appropriate for children with disabilities to celebrate the Jubilee
23/03/2022 £9,924 QUEST MUSIC SERVICES to host two public live and online music events with modern music workshops in Grays on two days of the Jubilee weekend
23/03/2022 £9,000 £86,422 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED towards an intergenerational music project for young carers and adults with dementia in Basildon to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee
23/03/2022 £9,825 THE COMPLETE COMMEDIA COMPANY LTD to support a street theatre project in Thurrock bringing schools in different communities together finalising at a Jubilee Celebration in June
23/03/2022 £10,000 £18,037 CHELMSFORD ARTS & CULTURAL FESTIVAL to run a Commonwealth themed celebration of the Queen's reign through visual and digital art, music, puppetry, dance, workshops, and performances as part of the 2022 Chelmsford Arts festival
23/03/2022 £9,500 £7,863 BRIGHTLINGSEA MUSEUM for an intergenerational community hats and regalia making project to create a Jubilee trail around Brightlingsea and record a digital archive of celebrations for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee
23/03/2022 £5,050 £207,700,000 ST ANDREWS HEALTHCARE to support an outdoor art exhibition on the grounds of the low secure psychiatric site to promote art and cultural activity and connect with the community
23/03/2022 £5,161 ELEVATOR ARTS CIC to work with young people with English as an additional language in Southend celebrating the Queens journeys alongside theirs through performance storytelling
23/03/2022 £8,050 MISTLEY PARISH COUNCIL for the engagement of artists and entertainment for a Jubilee festival day, and a series of pre-event creative workshops with primary school children to be featured at the event
23/03/2022 £4,641 £332,450 AGE CONCERN - SOUTHEND to develop a choir working with older people and those with dementia to put on a performance as part of the Jubilee Celebrations in Southend
23/03/2022 £5,980 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY to help people with a learning disability create a Royal themed exhibition of art and craft displays with music, dance and singing presentations over eight weeks to celebrate the Jubilee
23/03/2022 £8,500 COLCHESTER CHINESE CULTURE SOCIETY to run a range of diverse events and activities in collaboration with partners to promote cultural diversity across Tendring
23/03/2022 £4,361 £145,959 COLCHESTER GATEWAY CLUBS for a photography competition and exhibition working with individuals with learning disabilities to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and the organisation’s Silver Jubilee
23/03/2022 £2,800 £234,586 MALDON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES towards a literature and history based event in Burnham on Crouch looking at the past and future seventy years to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee
23/03/2022 £8,000 £1,043,611 TRUST LINKS LTD for a series of workshops creating art celebrating the queen’s jubilee which will be exhibited over the Jubilee weekend in Southend
23/03/2022 £6,760 £498,852 VOLUNTARY ACTION EPPING FOREST towards a tea party celebrating the volunteer sector throughout the queens reign, that will include an art exhibition and musical performances in Epping Forest
23/03/2022 £2,400 £333,557 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) to run creative workshops for children and young people with disabilities, working with the community, culminating in a Jubilee event for the children, families and community
21/03/2022 £61,391 £329,363 PIONEER SAILING TRUST an unrestricted donation to support the operational costs of the Pioneer Sailing Trust
10/03/2022 £10,000 JAYWICK SANDS COMMUNITY LAND TRUST to support the operational costs of a food bank in Jaywick
10/03/2022 £13,250 £331,484 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE towards the cost of an activity coordinator for a charity working with disabled children in South Essex
10/03/2022 £650 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH Designated Donation from the Daphne Woodward Home-Start Fund which provides holidays for Home-Start families.
10/03/2022 £500 £71,150,000 THE PRINCE'S TRUST To provide Development Awards for young women in Essex to access education, training or employment.
04/03/2022 £345 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH to help disadvantaged families who do not have access to a car to remove unwanted large items from their homes and gardens
03/03/2022 £4,865 LITTLE BRAXTED PARISH COUNCIL for a joint Queen's Platinum Jubilee commemorative event in June 2022 for residents of Little and Great Braxted
03/03/2022 £12,007 £131 THE ANCHORAGE ASSOCIATION towards the cost of a minibus for a school for disabled children covering Brentwood and surrounding areas
03/03/2022 £9,367 MENDING MATTERS BRIGHTLINGSEA for set up costs of a community hub in Brightlingsea running a range of environmentally friendly and upcycling projects and workshops
03/03/2022 £5,000 £242,951 HELPING HANDS ESSEX to cover the cost of training courses for individuals at a charity supporting homeless people with addiction in Chelmsford
03/03/2022 £10,000 £7,426,000 ORMISTON FAMILIES towards staff costs at the Breaking Barriers prison outreach service supporting children and young people affected by the imprisonment of a parent or significant carer in Essex
03/03/2022 £4,000 £124,765 SIGNALS ESSEX MEDIA CENTRE to help run a project for children attending primary schools in Braintree to explore their anxiety of change and transition
03/03/2022 £6,274 TILLINGHAM VILLAGE COUNCIL towards the installation of all-inclusive play equipment for children with additional needs
03/03/2022 £1,310 BRADWELL ON SEA COMMUNITY SHOP ASSOCIATION for equipment and alterations for a community shop and its associated small 'cafe and chat' provision
28/02/2022 £3,000 £4,455,659 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT To help and support rough sleeping in the Southend on Sea area
24/02/2022 £2,600 BRIGHTLINGSEA BOWLING CLUB to purchase a specialist wheelchair and ramp for use by members at a bowls club in Brightlingsea
24/02/2022 £191 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED to purchase a car seat for a young person with a range sensory issues
24/02/2022 £2,020 £658,886 SPECIAL NEEDS AND PARENTS LIMITED towards additional 1-1 occupational therapy sessions and school support for a young boy with behaviour and sensory needs
24/02/2022 £1,138 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
24/02/2022 £1,500 £892,105 BIPOLAR UK to support people with bipolar disorder and their families and carers across Southend district
24/02/2022 £1,500 £892,105 BIPOLAR UK to support people with bipolar disorder and their families and carers across Maldon district
17/02/2022 £20,000 AFRICAN FAMILIES IN THE UK (AFIUK) CIC towards the youth work of an organisation supporting people from African and other ethnic minority communities in Colchester over two years
17/02/2022 £10,000 £1,399,063 SUPPORT THROUGH COURT towards the running costs of a service which helps vulnerable people from across Essex navigate the court system
17/02/2022 £4,990 £225,781 ABBERTON RURAL TRAINING (ART) towards women only craft and horticulture sessions for victims of domestic abuse in North East Essex
17/02/2022 £5,000 REFUGEE ACTION COLCHESTER CIC to cover the costs of supplies and living arrangements of vulnerable migrant women and children who have been a victim of domestic abuse in Colchester
17/02/2022 £10,000 MICRO RAINBOW CIC towards the salaries of outreach officers who help support LGBTQI asylum seekers and refugees in Thurrock and utility costs of the safe houses provided
17/02/2022 £8,320 TAILORED FUTURES CIC towards a project working with ex offenders in Basildon to improve both their physical and mental health
17/02/2022 £9,376 COOL TO BE KIND LTD to set up an easy to use digital platform that will collate information for people who are at risk or already homeless in Chelmsford, in partnership with the Chelmsford Homelessness Forum
17/02/2022 £5,000 £59,257 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 towards a counselling service for young people with mental health problems in Waltham Abbey
17/02/2022 £26,000 £97,710 HOPE HOUSE ESSEX to help with the staff costs of a charity supporting the homeless in Braintree over two years
17/02/2022 £700 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a theatre trip for a Home-Start family
17/02/2022 £1,920 £136,467 IDEAS HUB CHELMSFORD to provide emergency funding for English lessons and family support for families in Chelmsford under the Afghan Resettlement Programme
10/02/2022 £5,000 £53,797 BRAINTREE YOUTH PROJECT CHARITY towards the costs of a youth development project working with young people in Braintree
10/02/2022 £4,000 £1,275,443 YMCA ESSEX to help provide essentials moving in packs for former homeless young people at the Colchester accommodation
10/02/2022 £20,000 £69,825 HAPPY HILL ESSEX CIO to support children with acute and complex additional needs at a special needs provision providing play and holiday clubs in Braintree over two years
10/02/2022 £4,920 £46,241 HEADS2MINDS to help meet the core development costs of a charity addressing mental health issues
10/02/2022 £8,400 HOUSING DILEMMAS CIC for two staff laptops and the salary of an additional part-time support worker for a social enterprise supporting the homeless in Chelmsford
10/02/2022 £4,000 WRITTLE BOWLING CLUB towards the renovation of a listed boundary wall at a well used bowling club in the Chelmsford District
10/02/2022 £4,000 £21,138 FRINTON FESTIVAL to support the cost of the 2022 Frinton Music Festival for the local community
10/02/2022 £3,000 £412,955 CYCLING PROJECTS to provide cycling for people with some form of disability
10/02/2022 £6,048 £408,775 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES to support an advocacy service working with homeless offenders in Colchester
10/02/2022 £11,944 £304,053 ESSEX DEMENTIA CARE to help support the role of a marketing and communications officer to ensure wider support to people experiencing dementia and their carers
10/02/2022 £7,497 £1,631,494 FIRSTSITE to help run a holiday hunger club in the Easter 2022 school holidays for financially disadvantaged families in Colchester
10/02/2022 £12,000 £174,781 HOME-START COLCHESTER, JAYWICK AND CLACTON to provide counselling sessions as an addition to a family support service for families suffering from anxiety and stress especially post the pandemic
10/02/2022 £4,500 £813,150 SAFE STEPS towards a project that is supporting the emotional wellbeing of families who have been the victim of domestic abuse in Southend
10/02/2022 £3,000 £5,200 THAXTED CENTRE FOR THE DISABLED to help subsidise transport costs for disabled people to attend a day centre
10/02/2022 £10,000 £1,043,611 TRUST LINKS LTD to establish and run a level 1 qualification in practical horticulture for adults with mental health problems in the Southend and surrounding area
10/02/2022 £10,643 £425,536 DNA NETWORKS to meet the salary costs of the manager responsible for an Essex free school uniform project covering Colchester and Tendring
10/02/2022 £1,000 £226,745,000 CLACTON SALVATION ARMY to help support disadvantaged clients with their heating costs
10/02/2022 £450 £113,195 SOUTHEND FOODBANK to support the work of Southend Foodbank
10/02/2022 £750 £243,882 YELLOW DOOR YOUTH HUB to support the work of a youth project in Canvey Island
10/02/2022 £1,700 GATEWAY COMMUNITY MEDIA CIC towards the costs of three projects that will engage with young people at a community radio station in Basildon
04/02/2022 £2,224 £4,900,458 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT To help and support rough sleeping in the Southend on Sea area
03/02/2022 £4,827 £25,614 KAOS YOUTH CLUB towards the core costs of an organisation supporting young people in Rochford
03/02/2022 £11,933 £10,522 JUST RIDE SOUTHEND to assist the running costs of an inclusive cycling project in Southend and purchase of a specialist platform wheelchair bike
03/02/2022 £8,703 £94,252 24-7 PRAYER STANFORD towards staff costs at an organisation supporting the mental health and education of young people who are disengaging with school in Thurrock
03/02/2022 £3,250 LANGDON HILLS ESTATE RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION (LHERA) towards the the purchase of a laptop and core costs of a residents association working in a disadvantaged area of Basildon, over three years
03/02/2022 £9,900 £365,403 PREGNANCY EXPECTATIONS TRAUMA AND LOSS SOCIETY to support a specialist counselling service for bereaved parents who have suffered loss in pregnancy in Harlow
03/02/2022 £13,186 £209,869 THE GIFTED ORGANISATION LIMITED for the cost of a programme helping disadvantaged young women in Harlow engage with work experience and volunteering opportunities
03/02/2022 £10,195 £52,430 UTURN4SUPPORT to employ a new youth worker to run a wellbeing programme for young people in Clacton
03/02/2022 £4,200 RAWCOUS CIC to support the core costs of an organisation whose support work includes running an allotment project for families whose children have special educational needs and disabilities
03/02/2022 £6,000 ST MARY AT LATTON CHURCH for alterations to ensure disabled toilet facilities are available for those attending a dementia cafe and other social activities at a church hall in Harlow
03/02/2022 £6,500 £206,189 YELLOW DOOR YOUTH HUB for a weekly youth club and outreach work on Canvey Island, focusing on areas with high levels of antisocial behaviour
03/02/2022 £10,000 £886,775 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE towards rent and room hire for a charity offering counselling sessions for victims of sexual abuse across Mid and North Essex
03/02/2022 £5,000 £1,254,252 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS towards a Respect project helping build confidence and self esteem in young people who are disengaging with school in Basildon
03/02/2022 £15,000 £79,268 NORTH AVENUE YOUTH CENTRE towards the core costs of a youth centre working with young people at risk of criminal behaviours in Chelmsford
03/02/2022 £5,000 £2,739,802 OPEN ROAD VISIONS to run an awareness and prevention campaign on the issue of spiking in Colchester and Chelmsford
03/02/2022 £5,000 £351,194 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES to increase awareness of financial abuse and support those who have been a victim of this crime in Southend
03/02/2022 £7,000 £497,214 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - SOUTHEND ON SEA to support the costs of increased face to face sessions and home visits
03/02/2022 £5,000 £258,150 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK towards the costs of a programme working with young people across Essex that are at risk of becoming offenders to improve their life aspirations and steer them away from criminal behaviour
03/02/2022 £1,500 THERAPEUTIC ARTS GROUP to support the costs of art workshops for people in Southend with mental health conditions
03/02/2022 £1,685 £751,531 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
03/02/2022 £1,000 £129,938 BASILDON COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE to help support disadvantaged clients with their heating costs
31/01/2022 £1,000 £154,224,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE support for the cost of employing a Marie Curie nurse working in Essex
31/01/2022 £1,000 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION to support the rescue service to save lives at sea
31/01/2022 £250 £25,060,000 PROSTATE CANCER UK to provide information and support to people with prostate cancer and their families
31/01/2022 £1,000 £7,038,000 RNIB providing information and advice to people who are blind or partially sighted helping them to live as independently as possible
31/01/2022 £750 £22,397,000 BISHOPS STORTFORD COLLEGE to fund the Roger Heath Group of Prizes
31/01/2022 £1,000 £19,572,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE providing care for people with cancer and other life limiting illnesses
31/01/2022 £250 £215,082 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES towards repairing and restoring Christian churches and chapels in Essex
27/01/2022 £8,000 £267,474 REACH COMMUNITY PROJECT towards the salary of a community outreach advisor to support residents in the north Braintree area who are experiencing hardship issues
27/01/2022 £7,500 COMMUNITY EMBRACE UK to support the development of a community food pantry, providing access to affordable food, social interaction, and support to the residents of Harlow and surrounding areas
27/01/2022 £2,500 ESSEX VOLUNTARY BLOOD SERVICE to support the overheads and equipment of a volunteer blood delivery service
27/01/2022 £9,960 JAYWICK SANDS REVIVIAL COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to support six months rent and associated costs to enable a foodbank and community hub to move to new premises in Jaywick
27/01/2022 £4,750 BRIGHTLINGSEA HARBOUR for buoyancy aids and water proof suits to support a schools week in June for primary aged children
27/01/2022 £2,500 £2,706 LAWFORD C OF E PRIMARY SCHOOL PTA to increase and replace raised beds to support children's understanding of gardening and how to produce healthy fresh vegetables at a school in Tendring
27/01/2022 £5,000 £20,538 DHAMMA CENTRE (COLCHESTER) to provide a weekly foodbank aimed at Sri Lankan/Indian families in need in the Stanway area of Colchester
27/01/2022 £3,350 £5,404 ENDING LIFE'S TABOO to improve digital access for a charity providing counselling and support to young adults with life limiting illness in North East Essex
27/01/2022 £3,841 CANDLES - NORTH ESSEX DOWN SYNDROME SUPPORT GROUP to run activities, events, clubs and specialist sessions for families with young Down Syndrome children
27/01/2022 £5,785 £378,889 BISHOPS STORTFORD MENCAP to contribute to the support of west Essex beneficiaries with learning difficulties
27/01/2022 £6,600 £13,713 COLCHESTER TOY LIBRARY to help meet the rent and insurance costs of a small charity promoting the benefits of play for children including those with special needs
27/01/2022 £6,000 £1,455,426 ESSEX BLIND CHARITY towards the purchase of a specialist interactive console for people with cognitive challenges using a day centre in Frinton-on-Sea
27/01/2022 £4,500 £174,715 HOME-START HARWICH to set up a parent and baby support group in Harwich
27/01/2022 £5,000 £640,535 PARC towards salary costs of a charity in Braintree working with children and young people who have special educational needs and disabilities
27/01/2022 £2,000 £231,713 THAMES BARGE SAILING TRUST to replace the galley stove in the Pudge sailing barge in readiness for its post refurbishment service and charter
20/01/2022 £4,000 MALDON & ESSEX LIFESAVING SWIM CLUB to continue to provide life support and basic first aid training roadshows for local schools and the Maldon district community
20/01/2022 £1,500 £170,790 HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE for the costs to support a volunteer recruitment campaign
13/01/2022 £4,000 £1,438,973 FRIENDS OF TERLING SCHOOL to provide resources for a new breakfast club at Terling primary school
13/01/2022 £5,480 £134,130 THE TOGETHER PROJECT CIO to provide weekly intergenerational music and social groups, bringing together socially isolated older people and families with children aged 0-4, in three community venues (one in Basildon, two in Billericay) over the course of a year
13/01/2022 £2,500 TERLING AND FAIRSTEAD PARISH COUNCIL to install two defibrillators in former telephone kiosks
13/01/2022 £315 £473,739 REACH COMMUNITY PROJECT To assist with heating costs for a low income family in the Braintree District
12/01/2022 £1,500 SALVATION ARMY - GRAYS To provide a range of activities and services for residents of Grays
12/01/2022 £500 TREETOPS SCHOOL towards the upkeep and improvement the outdoor learning classroom within the Treetops school
10/01/2022 £20,000 £298,959 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE For the School Navigator Project helping young people in Colchester and Tendring access mental health support and counselling, over two years
10/01/2022 £7,000 £298,959 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE To support the development of the outside area and the Go Green Project helping young people with mental health issues in Colchester and Tendring, over two years
06/01/2022 £3,000 £639,464 HEADWAY ESSEX to run social groups for adults with acquired brain injury living in North East Essex
06/01/2022 £9,000 £1,305,964 TALL SHIPS YOUTH TRUST to provide twenty disadvantaged young people from Harwich, with a residential sailing voyage to aid personal development and discovery
06/01/2022 £12,922 £225,781 ABBERTON RURAL TRAINING (ART) towards the salary of an IT officer to build the digital capacity of a charity providing land based training and therapeutic support for disadvantaged, vulnerable and isolated people across Essex
06/01/2022 £8,046 REFUGEE ACTION COLCHESTER CIC to improve technology and IT equipment to support the services offered to refugees and migrants over two years
06/01/2022 £5,000 CASTLE HEDINGHAM PARISH COUNCIL towards the work required to create a village garden adjacent to the children's play area and village hall
06/01/2022 £4,600 £116,245 EARLS COLNE RECREATION GROUND for goal posts, refurbishment of squash courts and basket ball court at a sports and recreational facility in Earls Colne
06/01/2022 £7,500 £422,363 METHODIST CHURCH SOUTHEND AND LEIGH CIRCUIT to contribute to the core costs of the food bank and to upscaling advocacy and empowerment initiatives to enhance the lives of children and vulnerable adults in Southchurch Ward, Southend
06/01/2022 £3,000 £88,349 EMPIRE THEATRE TRUST CIO to run free afternoon film sessions with socialising in Halstead to alleviate loneliness and isolation caused by dementia, illness or similar personal circumstances
06/01/2022 £4,000 GREAT HOLLAND COMMUNITY BENEFIT SOCIETY LIMITED for development work and volunteer training costs of a new community owned pub facility as a local village hub
06/01/2022 £2,600 ESSEX CARERS NETWORK CIC to provide arts and craft activities for families caring for those with learning disabilities in Tendring
06/01/2022 £4,500 £272,753 INCLUSION VENTURES LTD to support a community food project in Jaywick
06/01/2022 £5,000 £215,632 MISTLEY KIDS CLUB to continue and expand childcare and respite for families of children who have special and additional needs
06/01/2022 £5,000 TOPPESFIELD COMMUNITY VILLAGE SHOP towards the costs of creating a cafe area and toilet facilities in the new premises of a rural community shop
06/01/2022 £4,340 THE HARWICH FESTIVAL to help resource a new arts cafe at the Harwich Arts and Heritage Centre
06/01/2022 £725 WIVENHOE BUMPS AND BABIES to meet the venue costs of a parent and baby support group
06/01/2022 £1,496 £142,347 TENDRING FAMILIES FIRST to update and modernise the website of an organisation providing support to families in need
16/12/2021 £7,500 £8,000 BURNHAM HISTORY SOCIETY to enable a permanent display of artifacts and information about the Southminster Hall archaeological project
16/12/2021 £6,000 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY to part fund a general manager post for a charity supporting people with a learning disability and their families
16/12/2021 £8,500 £220,524 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP (COLCHESTER) to contribute towards providing key workers to support children with complex additional needs and children from disadvantaged backgrounds at a Colchester integrated nursery
16/12/2021 £655 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to provide a double pushchair, buggy board and sensory items for a young boy with autism and global development delay
09/12/2021 £26,700 £324,957 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to continue and develop a family support service to Braintree district families of children and young people with disabilities or special needs over two years
09/12/2021 £26,420 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX to support parents and carers of preschool aged children through wellbeing groups over two years
09/12/2021 £8,000 £173,299 LOUGHTON AND CHIGWELL DISTRICT SYNAGOGUE to support the costs of food deliveries for older and vulnerable people throughout Essex
09/12/2021 £5,744 £12,895 HENRY SAMUEL HALL to replace gutters and soffits at a rural village hall plus a new door to the front of the building in Mayland
09/12/2021 £26,841 £59,475 WITHAM BOYS' AND GIRLS' BRIGADE to fund a part-time warden’s post to manage a protected outdoor site in Twinstead for the community and for young people’s education over two years
09/12/2021 £15,000 £129,272 HALSTEAD DAY CENTRE towards staff and transport costs of a centre providing social care for the elderly in the Braintree district over two years
09/12/2021 £22,110 £99,955 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to part fund a support service to deaf people in the Braintree district over three years
09/12/2021 £38,400 £258,150 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK to facilitate a nature-based group therapy programme to help vulnerable and complex clients from the Braintree district over three years
09/12/2021 £1,265 AUDLEY END COMMUNITY PROJECT to install a defibrillator in a former telephone kiosk within a village location and provide training to local people
09/12/2021 £1,000 £269,811 STOW MARIES GREAT WAR AERODROME towards the cost of a 'Guiding the Empire' exhibition and related activities for guides around Essex
09/12/2021 £2,220 £570,170 FELLOWSHIP AFLOAT CHARITABLE TRUST for the purchase of four kayaks for an activity centre supporting young people
09/12/2021 £1,800 TICKERS CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP to support the Chelmsford venue hire for a support group providing cardiac rehabilitation fitness training for heart attack survivors
07/12/2021 £500 GREAT & LITTLE LEIGHS FRIENDSHIP CLUB Towards activities for older people including a Christmas Tea in Great & Little Leighs
02/12/2021 £18,432 £1,011,015 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD to support the provision of free counselling to young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) and those affected by domestic abuse, from the Chelmsford and Basildon areas
02/12/2021 £20,000 £174,924 BRENTWOOD COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to help continue the running of the community transport scheme for Brentwood Community Hospital over 3 years
02/12/2021 £4,733 TILLINGHAM CRICKET CLUB to purchase an electronic scoreboard to be used at all adult and children's matches
02/12/2021 £1,500 £5,107,313 MELBOURNE PROJECT to help continue the work of the Melbourne Project and support those in need living on the Melbourne estate
25/11/2021 £8,448 £174,715 HOME-START HARWICH To run a weekly group helping families access a local nature reserve and take part in wildlife activities over two years
25/11/2021 £4,380 £1,548,108 THURROCK AND BRENTWOOD MIND to fund staff digital skills training to ensure a charity supporting people with mental health issues efficiently utilises cloud based services
25/11/2021 £1,155 £602,953 DYNAMIC NEW ANGLIAN NETWORKS to celebrate the work of staff and volunteers at DNA Networks in recognition of the team’s hard work and commitment in our communities during the pandemic and the Afghan Resettlement Programme
25/11/2021 £1,155 £175,751 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to celebrate the work of staff and volunteers at a young carers organisation in recognition of the team’s hard work and commitment in our communities
18/11/2021 £13,000 SALVATION ARMY HOUSING ASSOCIATION to fund Braintree Foyer’s Discovery College part-time co-ordinator to support vulnerable young people through a range of skills and training for one year
18/11/2021 £9,800 OVER 50'S BLACK MENS FORUM (5BMFORUM) to upgrade and develop the website of an organisation providing a support network for black men aged over fifty
18/11/2021 £20,886 £1,631,494 FIRSTSITE towards a lighting renewal project to help reduce the carbon footprint of a gallery and community space in Colchester
18/11/2021 £82,000 £1,277,840 KIDS INSPIRE To provide therapy for children who have experienced trauma and their families across Essex, over three years
18/11/2021 £9,000 £66,269 TRINITY FAMILY CENTRE to support a project providing retail training and work experience to disadvantaged people in Southend
18/11/2021 £1,560 SAFE HARBOUR BEREAVEMENT GROUP to cover the costs of a professional hypnotherapist to attend a bereavement support group in Southend
18/11/2021 £400 THE THURSDAY CLUB to provide a Christmas celebration for older people in Bradwell-on-Sea and surrounding areas
11/11/2021 £10,747 £3,589 AIM HI To provide an outreach reading support for families of nursery age children in the Greenstead estate in Colchester over three years
04/11/2021 £5,000 £467,833 AGE WELL EAST To help develop HR best practices for a growing organisation
04/11/2021 £20,000 £467,833 AGE WELL EAST to help support the core costs of a community-based advice service for older people impacted by the pandemic
04/11/2021 £12,255 £138,429 THE OUTHOUSE to provide a Colchester based counselling service for the LGBTQ+ community whose mental health has been affected by the pandemic
04/11/2021 £7,500 £324,957 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to develop a new website with accessible information for families with children with SEND needing support across Essex
04/11/2021 £20,000 £306,725 INTERACT CHELMSFORD LTD towards the salary and on costs of a new role to increase participation in services after COVID19, at a charity working with young people with SEND
04/11/2021 £18,244 £1,163,107 MIND IN WEST ESSEX for the creation of a new training module, a new online appointment system and a bursary pot for individuals that are unable to afford counselling at a charity supporting people with mental health issues in west Essex
04/11/2021 £25,000 £789,420 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to support a volunteer coordinator and associated costs to maintain and grow a strong volunteer base to support carers affected by the pandemic and in their long term caring roles
04/11/2021 £11,040 £298,959 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE towards the purchase and development of a new CRM system and website for a charity supporting young people in north east Essex, over two years.
04/11/2021 £6,647 £161,182 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST towards IT hardware and a new client database system for a charity supporting older people and those with dementia in Maldon
01/11/2021 £8,700 £41,907 COLCHESTER CAP DEBT CENTRE (CCDC) for the salary of a part time assistant manager to increase capacity of a debt relief advice charity in Colchester
28/10/2021 £5,000 TENDRING WELLBEING AND INTERVENTION SERVICES CIC for the costs of a qualified counsellor to run sessions for young people with mental health problems in Tendring
28/10/2021 £3,600 £4,459 ESSEX DEAF CHILDREN'S SOCIETY to cover the costs of BSL interpreters and a speech to text translator at committee meetings of a charity supporting deaf children and their families across Essex
28/10/2021 £8,750 LONDON BUS THEATRE CIC towards core costs and a community safety theatre project in Harwich for an organisation working with young people
28/10/2021 £5,000 £2,739,802 OPEN ROAD VISIONS to support people with drug and alcohol related problems in Essex
28/10/2021 £1,500 £252,066 WILLIAM PALMER COLLEGE EDUCATIONAL TRUST to fund six bursaries of £250 for final year students who served the community or showed kindness to others
26/10/2021 £250 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH to help disadvantaged families who do not have access to a car to remove unwanted large items from their homes and gardens
21/10/2021 £4,650 £4,008 HARLOW COMMUNITY MENS SHED to meet the electrical work required at the new shed venue
21/10/2021 £6,136 £332,450 AGE CONCERN - SOUTHEND for updated Wi-Fi and a new cloud based IT platform for a charity supporting older people in Southend
07/10/2021 £4,000 £247,396 RESTORE COMMUNITY towards the core costs of running a community garden project, a playgroup and youth club supporting the community in and around Loughton and Debden
07/10/2021 £250 £1,344,039 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to provide a range of activities and opportunities for young people living in Essex
07/10/2021 £600 ESSEX COUNTY SCOUTS to provide first aid courses for Essex Scout Mountain Activities team leaders across the county
07/10/2021 £250 £134,912 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES to help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
30/09/2021 £20,000 £2,055,013 CHANGING PATHWAYS towards staff costs, PPE and additional cleaning at refuges supporting victims of domestic violence across south Essex
30/09/2021 £15,600 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY towards the family support project supporting people with a learning disability who have been disproportionately affected by the Covid-19 pandemic
30/09/2021 £30,000 £331,907 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - UTTLESFORD towards the salary of a disability benefits specialists who coordinates an advice service for severely disabled people in Uttlesford, over three years
30/09/2021 £18,000 £1,455,426 ESSEX BLIND CHARITY to replace the floor and support costs of reopening a day centre in Frinton and the purchase of specialist console for people with cognitive challenges
30/09/2021 £20,000 £713,865 HELEN ROLLASON CANCER CHARITY LTD to cover the general running costs for the provision of complementary therapies to people living with cancer
30/09/2021 £3,410 £440,297 SOUTHEND MENCAP to help meet the co-ordination of a friendship and relationship project for people with learning disabilities in Southend
23/09/2021 £3,500 ISEDALE WA CIC to run a mentoring and support programme for BAME teenagers in the Braintree district
23/09/2021 £3,000 PHOENIX HEROES CIC to help pay for coaching courses and associated costs which will increase support for veterans recovering from PTSD in Essex
23/09/2021 £3,000 WIVENHOE TOWN CRICKET CLUB to help replace the artificial wicket at a popular family orientated cricket club
23/09/2021 £1,500 £2,767 WETHERSFIELD COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES towards the rental costs of an organisation providing support to isolated residents of rural villages in the Braintree District
23/09/2021 £600 INCREDIBLE EDIBLE EARLS COLNE to create raised flower beds in a community garden to enable involvement of disabled people
23/09/2021 £1,932 £3,899 CRESSING TEMPLE COMMUNITY SHED to provide woodworking equipment to increase activities and membership of a shed project in Braintree
23/09/2021 £2,370 PARISH OF SAINT ALBAN’S WESTCLIFF AND SAINT MARK’S SOUTHEND to enable the completion of a community eco wildspace to aid mental wellbeing and provide an educational resource at St Marks Southend
23/09/2021 £2,000 £10,137 1ST SILVER END SCOUT GROUP to help subsidise the reintroduction of camping residentials for young people
23/09/2021 £300 £401,866 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE to purchase sensory items for a young person with sensory process disorder and Autism
23/09/2021 £150 £355,645 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to help fund an occupational therapy assessment for a young boy with a range of complex needs
16/09/2021 £20,000 £384,668 TENDRING MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT to continue and expand a bereavement support and digital inclusion project for those with learning difficulties and mental health issues exacerbated by the pandemic in North East Essex
16/09/2021 £19,787 STRENGTHS IN COMMUNITIES CIC to support the cost of employing an additional part-time co-ordinator to meet increased demand under the Pregnancy Pal and Birth Buddy programme for disadvantaged pregnant women across Basildon, Castle Point and Mid-Essex, as a result of the Covid-19 crisis
16/09/2021 £12,000 £53,067 SOCIABILITY towards the purchase of a wheelchair accessible vehicle for a Basildon based charity addressing mental health and wellbeing issues exacerbated by the pandemic
16/09/2021 £6,457 HARWICH KINDERTRANSPORT MEMORIAL AND LEARNING TRUST LTD to purchase and install educational information boards and a talking bench about the Kindertransport mission, in Harwich
16/09/2021 £3,000 T.E.A.MS towards staff costs and hall hire for an organisation based in Brentwood that runs exercise and physical therapy sessions for individuals with multiple sclerosis
16/09/2021 £5,000 £2,858,540 RED BALLOON EDUCATIONAL TRUST to provide additional support to young people self-excluded from mainstream school because of severe bullying or other trauma and where anxiety disorders have been heightened by the pandemic
16/09/2021 £1,250 WALK IT OUT to help with the initial costs of a small walking group providing benefit for women from Ilford and Redbridge
09/09/2021 £20,000 £143,274 CASTLE POINT SOCIAL CAR SCHEME LTD towards the core costs of a community transport scheme enabling resumption of outings and trips for elderly and vulnerable people which have been curtailed due to the pandemic
09/09/2021 £19,930 £162,724 CITY OF CHELMSFORD MENCAP to support the additional costs of providing a Covid adapted lifelong learning academy service for those with a learning disability from across mid-Essex
09/09/2021 £2,777 £167,838 NGCA (NOTLEY GREEN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION) NGCA DUCKLINGS PRESCHOOL to help create role play areas within and outside a preschool facility
09/09/2021 £4,000 TERLING CRICKET CLUB towards the construction of a permanent practice net facility at the village cricket club to aid the coaching of children and young people
09/09/2021 £1,000 £30,369,347 PARKINSON'S UK To improve the lives of everyone affected by Parkinson's by providing them, their families and carers with information, friendship and support.
09/09/2021 £460 £4,589,230 FC VILOMAH towards pitch hire costs of a football club for people who have lost a child
02/09/2021 £30,000 £10,144,000 HAVENS HOSPICES to provide and increase in specialist counselling to bereaved families living in Castle Point and Rochford due to the impact of the pandemic
02/09/2021 £14,500 £382,962 SOUTHEND CARERS supporting and empowering Carers in Southend by reducing isolation and disadvantage by providing and promoting access to services
02/09/2021 £20,000 £1,011,015 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD to support the provision of counselling to homeless individuals from the Chelmsford area who have lost jobs and homes as a result of the COVID19 pandemic
02/09/2021 £2,000 BOREHAM BOWLING CLUB towards a range of improvements to the clubhouse to enable wider community use and encourage involvement in the sport
26/08/2021 £19,656 £81,104 SUPPORTING CARERS AND FAMILIES TOGETHER towards the salary of the Service Delivery Manager at a Rochford based organisation which supports young carers and their families
26/08/2021 £2,200 BRADWELL BAY UNITED YOUTH FOOTBALL CLUB to help purchase and install a container as waterproof storage for football equipment and a portable defibrillator
19/08/2021 £13,468 £295,300,000 BRITISH RED CROSS for volunteer and transport costs associated with the Essex mobility aids service helping to alleviate pressure on the NHS due to the pandemic
19/08/2021 £30,000 £324,957 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) towards the operational costs of family advisor support services for families with a child or young person with special educational needs and disabilities to meet an increased demand across Essex
19/08/2021 £2,834 £131 THE ANCHORAGE ASSOCIATION to fund a programme of music therapy at a school for children with learning difficulties and complex needs in Brentwood
19/08/2021 £5,000 THE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF WESTCLIFF ST PETER to help fund a part-time manager for a community café at St Peters Church Westcliff
19/08/2021 £47,819 £513,812 CHESS HOMELESS towards staff costs and security of a new night shelter in Chelmsford for homeless people
19/08/2021 £5,000 £498,852 VOLUNTARY ACTION EPPING FOREST towards the cost of operating a benefit advice service for vulnerable and housebound residents across Epping Forest district
19/08/2021 £20,331 £103,419 ST STEPHEN'S COMMUNITY TRUST to support the increase of family support sessions in Thurrock over 18 months to address isolation and mental health issues resulting from the pandemic
19/08/2021 £500 CANVEY COMMUNITY ARCHIVE to help reestablish the community events, talks and exhibitions to connect people to the history and heritage of Canvey Island
19/08/2021 £2,000 £20,553 1ST CHIGWELL & CHIGWELL ROW SCOUT GROUP to purchase new tents and equipment which will benefit young people taking part in scouting activities in the Chigwell area
12/08/2021 £23,468 £621,690 CASTLE POINT ASSOCIATION OF VOLUNTARY SERVICES to continue and enhance a project for women aged 40 and over who have been negatively impacted by the pandemic
12/08/2021 £5,000 £241,487 SOMETHING TO LOOK FORWARD TO to support the extension of a scheme across Essex to improve the life of cancer patients and their families
12/08/2021 £20,000 £298,959 COLCHESTER LIFE IN THE UK CIC towards free tutoring for young people from black or minority ethnic backgrounds in Colchester over six months
12/08/2021 £3,000 DUMONT LUNCHEON CLUB to help with the provision of transport to a lunch club for elderly residents in St Osyth
12/08/2021 £1,500 £2,615 TOLLESHUNT AUTUMN LEAVES CLUB towards the costs of restarting a small community group that runs activities for older people in Tiptree
12/08/2021 £1,788 £158,117 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED to purchase a portable pottery wheel and associated raw materials for use at a day centre for adults with disabilities
05/08/2021 £10,000 £111,194 BASILDON COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTRE towards the annual running costs of a community resource centre in Basildon and its on-line hubs supporting vulnerable and disadvantaged people
05/08/2021 £3,000 £111,219 CRADLE CHARITY Towards the provision of fast track counselling for parents who have experienced early pregnancy loss in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend
05/08/2021 £2,500 MINISTRY OF PARENTING CIC to help produce an on-line procedural manual for use by Professionals across the county dealing with self-harm by young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder
05/08/2021 £5,639 £29,351 GRAPEVINE ESSEX to support the annual cost of providing a range of activities for adults with learning disabilities living in Essex
05/08/2021 £5,000 £48,433,000 LIVABILITY to help renovate the garden at Treetops residential home in Colchester
05/08/2021 £576 £1,870 MOLEHILL GREEN VILLAGE HALL to pay for a report by a structural engineer on the safety of the village hall premises located in a small rural community situated close to Stansted Airport
05/08/2021 £1,000 £109,891 CLAVERING AND ARKESDEN PRESCHOOL to carry out a range of improvements to the outdoor space, including a Forest School area and bird hide, at an established rural pre-school
05/08/2021 £1,809 £2,450,441 FIRSTSITE To help families access the Holiday Hunger Programme in Harwich during the summer where transport is a barrier
02/08/2021 £55,464 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX to fund a holistic wellbeing service over two years supporting parental mental health and wellbeing in partnership with other agencies for expectant and new parents or parents with pre-school children within Mid and South Essex
02/08/2021 £59,914 £331,484 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE to continue a respite service for children with disabilities and life limiting illnesses who are unable to attend school during the pandemic and provide a family counselling service for parents and carers who are experiencing mental health issues, over two years
02/08/2021 £41,296 £206,189 YELLOW DOOR YOUTH HUB to support young people, aged 11 to 25, who have been affected by the pandemic with one to one counselling, mentoring, and social activities on Canvey Island over two years
02/08/2021 £80,000 £886,775 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE to provide additional specialist sexual violence counselling for adults, young people and children across mid and south Essex over two years, responding to the increased demand created by the COVID19 pandemic
02/08/2021 £51,035 £513,812 CHESS HOMELESS to fund wellbeing support staff over two years to work with the most vulnerable homeless individuals, and rough sleepers across Chelmsford, Braintree, Maldon and Rochford
02/08/2021 £59,320 £113,604 DIAL SOUTH ESSEX to fund a coming together programme for 2 years supporting disabled people of all ages, their carers and families impacted by the COVID19 pandemic in Basildon and Thurrock
02/08/2021 £30,000 £613,118 SNAP to fund a two year family support service informing and empowering parents with special needs or disabled children through remote delivery of specialist parent talks and aftercare support across South Essex
02/08/2021 £60,000 £351,194 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES to fund the extension for the 'Hospital to Home' service over two years for people who are isolated, including older people with significant support needs in Basildon, Rochford and Southend
02/08/2021 £40,000 £994,131 SOUTHEND IN SIGHT to increase the support over two years to the visually impaired community living in Mid and South Essex who have been adversely affected by COVID19 pandemic
02/08/2021 £58,794 £382,962 SOUTHEND CARERS to provide a project coordinator engaging carers in Southend over 2 years with focus on those underrepresented groups including young carers, BAME communities and male carers
29/07/2021 £4,960 £4,911,931 CAUDWELL CHILDREN to provide sensory equipment packs to support children with a disability across administrative Essex, Southend and Thurrock
29/07/2021 £20,000 £419,013 RAINBOW SERVICES (HARLOW) to continue a woodworking workshop which provides Gateway qualifications for vulnerable young people in Harlow
29/07/2021 £5,000 £68,306 WALTHAM ABBEY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION towards the running costs of an important community facility helping them to recover from covid19
22/07/2021 £18,000 £15,548 BASILDON PARENTS4PARENTS to fund a project co-ordinator to support vulnerable families in Basildon over two years
22/07/2021 £6,500 STANSTED MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE To support the development of a community initiative providing Mental Health support for the people of Stansted Mountfitchet and surrounding villages
22/07/2021 £5,000 £962,140 JCOCI EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION LTD towards a healthy living summer activity programme for Orthodox Jewish children living on Canvey Island to help their recovery from lockdown
22/07/2021 £15,000 THE PEACEFUL PONY CIC to support the parents in families whose mental health has been affected by the pandemic and improve the newly acquired Basildon community hub facilities in the provision of equine facilitated learning
22/07/2021 £17,732 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - HARLOW to employ a new part-time qualified debt and money adviser to help address increasing financial issues as temporary COVID19 financial support and protections cease
22/07/2021 £6,500 £199,223,000 CLACTON SALVATION ARMY to help support the cook's wages in order to restart the older people's lunch club at a reduced capacity in meeting Covid19 guidelines
16/07/2021 £3,400 £167,977 INTEGRATION SUPPORT SERVICES to provide English Language classes to unaccompanied minors for 9 weeks before they start school in September
15/07/2021 £17,022 £245,178 SANCTUS towards the running costs of a community café supporting people who are homeless or have other complex needs made worse by the Covid-19 pandemic
15/07/2021 £5,000 THE ASPIRATIONS PROGRAM CIC to help with the cost of renting premises for a treatment, support and recovery centre for women working in the sex industry in Southend
15/07/2021 £7,443 £12,077 BURNHAM ON CROUCH UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE to continue and complete the professional help to assist volunteers in the U3A's archaeological group in the recording of significant finds of historical interest in Southminster
15/07/2021 £20,000 £167,977 INTEGRATION SUPPORT SERVICES to help cover the cost of delivering ESOL classes for adult learners to migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and BAME community members in West Essex as demand increases following relaxation of COVID19 restrictions
15/07/2021 £30,000 £47,683 JAYWICK COMMUNITY RESOURCES CENTRE ASSOCIATION funding towards the running costs of a charity providing a community activities hub for the people of Jaywick over 3 years
15/07/2021 £600 MATIPO ARTS to provide a programme of inclusive creative activity days for young people and their families at Parndon Mill Hub of Creativity in Harlow, over six months
08/07/2021 £5,000 £467,833 AGE WELL EAST to support pop-up dementia cafes across Colchester and Tendring to aid the mental heath and wellbeing of carers
08/07/2021 £5,000 THE DANCE NETWORK ASSOCIATION CIC to help provide a social dance programme for older adults, those living with dementia and Parkinson's disease together with families from deprived areas of Colchester to aid wellbeing
08/07/2021 £5,000 £4,169 VICTOR BATTE LAY FOUNDATION to support the creation of arts activities within a new community hub in Colchester
08/07/2021 £5,022 £298,959 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE to support the counselling of young people in Colchester whose mental health has been affected by the Covid19 pandemic
08/07/2021 £4,000 £134,788 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED to improve the heating system at a day centre for adults with disabilities
08/07/2021 £1,000 £186,048 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD towards the mandatory training of staff supporting cares in the Braintree district
01/07/2021 £8,500 £48,943 THE CHURCH IN GREAT NOTLEY to help with the employment costs of a part-time worker responsible for community activities undertaken by the church
01/07/2021 £10,000 £11,109,117 AUTISM ANGLIA towards staff costs of a welfare advice service supporting individuals with a learning disabilities or autism across Essex
01/07/2021 £20,000 £1,828,569 RE ENGAGE to support a telephone befriending service for isolated older people in Essex
01/07/2021 £22,500 £59,257 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 towards the running costs of an organisation supporting young people in Waltham Abbey over three years
01/07/2021 £2,400 £328,595 PBC FOUNDATION to help support the production of a magazine provided for people with PBC across Essex over a year
01/07/2021 £2,200 £309,212 GRANGE HILL METHODIST CHURCH to purchase furniture and equipment for a church offering a foodbank, debt advice and a drop-in centre in Redbridge
29/06/2021 £158,824 £824,714 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - CHELMSFORD To employ a Housing and Benefit Specialist Adviser for older people and those who have disabilities in the Chelmsford district, over three years
28/06/2021 £1,000 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH to provide a holiday for a Home Start family during the summer holidays 2021
23/06/2021 £5,000 £123,474 RAYLEIGH VINEYARD (GROWBABY) to support a charity providing essential baby items for families in crisis during Covid19 pandemic in South Essex
23/06/2021 £9,500 £28,345 THE ONE LOVE PROJECT to contribute to core costs of providing food and outreach support to homeless people in Southend
23/06/2021 £15,000 £33,425 OPEN DOOR - COLCHESTER towards the running costs and additional opening hours of a charity providing a drop-in offering practical support for vulnerable and marginalised people in Colchester over three years
23/06/2021 £5,000 £613,118 SNAP to help provide a variety of afterschool clubs for children and young people with additional needs or disability
23/06/2021 £18,000 £1,970,169 SOUTHEND YMCA to support the high level administrative function of an organisation supporting the needs of vulnerable children and young people
23/06/2021 £2,500 SUNDAY CLUB to help reopen a small social club supporting people with learning disabilities and difficulties in South Essex
23/06/2021 £10,000 £637,895 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP towards staff, equipment and training to expand a food bank and community support project
23/06/2021 £300 £12,516 MALDON PIONEERS ASSOCIATION towards the cost of safeguarding training for staff and volunteers at a club for vulnerable adults in the Maldon District
23/06/2021 £1,000 BOBBYS BIG HEART to support a food and household goods distribution service to those in need in Canvey Island and surrounding areas
23/06/2021 £1,500 £145,637 BATIAS INDEPENDENT ADVOCACY SERVICE towards staff costs of a project providing support and advice around crime and safety to those with a learning disability in Thurrock
22/06/2021 £18,905 DISABILITY4SPORT C.I.C to support a social enterprise providing sporting activities to improve the wellbeing of adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and mental health problems in Colchester for up to six months
22/06/2021 £19,600 £137,105 BATIAS INDEPENDENT ADVOCACY SERVICE towards the core costs of an advocacy service for individuals with a learning disability across south and west Essex
22/06/2021 £62,659 £340,367 CIRDAN SAILING TRUST For the repairs and running costs of the Duet vessel and the general running costs of the Cirdan Sailing Trust, providing sail training opportunities for young people particularly those who are disadvantaged
22/06/2021 £20,000 £1,043,611 TRUST LINKS LTD to help an organisation providing mental health support to people in South Essex develop a COVID safe kitchen facility and deliver a recovery programme for vulnerable young people affected by the COVID19 pandemic
17/06/2021 £3,500 ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, BARLING MAGNA towards the renovation costs of a historic bell tower at a rural church in Rochford
17/06/2021 £5,000 £4,631,650 YOUNG ENTERPRISE to offer employability skills programmes for young pupils from secondary schools in areas of disadvantage in Essex
17/06/2021 £3,000 ST STEPHENS CHURCH PRITTLEWELL towards a part-time community garden project leader post for an initiative to aid mental health and well-being in Southend
17/06/2021 £18,495 £16,147,000 ST. HELENA HOSPICE towards the costs of expanding the capacity of a free bereavement service supporting individuals in north east Essex
17/06/2021 £3,640 ESSEX MULTICULTURAL ACTIVITIES NETWORK to run a series of English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) classes for female members of BAME communities in Chelmsford and surrounding areas helping them recover from the pandemic
17/06/2021 £10,494 £425,536 DNA NETWORKS to support an integration through language on line project teaching English as a second language
17/06/2021 £5,000 £419,186 SOUTHEND CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP towards the core costs of community support projects run by a church in Southend
17/06/2021 £1,400 £55,286 WITHAM BOYS' AND GIRLS' BRIGADE to replace rotten board walk at Peter's Vale Twinstead
16/06/2021 £6,508 £222,773 BEDFORD HOUSE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to support phase one of the IT infrastructure upgrade of a training organisation in Epping Forest
16/06/2021 £15,000 £1,590 MARKET FIELD FARM towards staff costs of a new gardening project supporting young people with learning disabilities in Colchester and Tendring to access employment opportunities
16/06/2021 £2,500 £182,969 1ST WARLEY SCOUT GROUP towards the redevelopment of the car park of a new scout centre in Brentwood
16/06/2021 £500 £401,866 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE to purchase sensory equipment for a young boy with myotonic dystrophy to help aid his development at home
16/06/2021 £2,000 £7,750 CHELMSFORD MALE VOICE CHOIR CIO to support the operating costs of the choir as it recommences performances as COVID19 restrictions are eased
16/06/2021 £1,762 £125,305 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to provide counselling and support to young carers who have faced bereavement
09/06/2021 £5,000 £309,716 SCHOOLREADERS towards the running costs of a volunteer reading scheme supporting primary school children in Essex
09/06/2021 £20,000 £86,422 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED to fund increased access and capacity to provide therapeutic support to young carers and their immediate family, using one to one counselling and group work across south east Essex
09/06/2021 £7,000 £422,363 METHODIST CHURCH SOUTHEND AND LEIGH CIRCUIT to help employ a part-time older people’s worker supporting their return to normal social interaction as COVID19 restrictions are eased and associated costs of recreational activities
09/06/2021 £520 £71,150,000 THE PRINCE'S TRUST To provide Development Awards for young women in Essex to access education, training or employment.
09/06/2021 £800 GREAT BENTLEY PARISH NEWS toward a community magazine helping elderly isolated residents in the rural village of Tendring.
09/06/2021 £1,444 £771,685 AGE WELL EAST to support pop-up dementia cafes in Colchester to aid the mental heath and wellbeing of carers
09/06/2021 £500 LANGDON HILLS ESTATE RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION (LHERA) to continue to provide a grassroots response to help isolated residents in Basildon during the COVID19 pandemic
07/06/2021 £7,000 £53,484 VOLUNTEER CENTRE UTTLESFORD to support the Volunteer Co-ordinator's duties which source, encourage and place volunteers across Uttlesford district, in continued response to the COVID19 pandemic and also as restrictions allow to return to normal pre-covid community support
07/06/2021 £19,790 £19,179 TAKIWATANGA SUPPORT SERVICES towards the annual operating costs of a Wickford based charity which supports autistic children and their families, allowing them to run and re-start activities in a COVID19 secure manner
07/06/2021 £16,746 £328,463 CHELMSFORD COUNSELLING FOUNDATION for the costs of air purifiers and counsellor salaries at a Chelmsford based charity offering affordable counselling
03/06/2021 £20,000 £324,957 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) to increase family advisor support services for families with a child or young person with special educational needs and disabilities across Mid and South Essex
03/06/2021 £6,400 BUTTERFLIES CLUB to pay for increased staff hours to help children with disabilities, from across the county, who have been particularly impacted by the COVID19 crisis, return to attending normal support activities provided by the Hockley based Club
03/06/2021 £3,000 CHADWELL ST MARY AMATEUR BOXING CLUB to help a small amateur boxing club cover running costs following re-opening after relaxation of COVID19 restrictions
03/06/2021 £20,000 £307,012 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) to support children, young people and adults with learning disability across West Essex meeting Covid19 recommendations
03/06/2021 £3,000 £11,229 ALRESFORD VILLAGE HALL towards the cost of replacing the roof at a well used village hall in rural Tendring
03/06/2021 £20,000 £16,905,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE to fund the delivery of a virtual ward at end of life, reducing transmission and demand on acute services during winter (repurposed)
03/06/2021 £20,000 PHOENIXFM to support the core costs of a local radio station in Brentwood, broadcasting information and advice on the COVID19
03/06/2021 £5,000 £93,308 DAWS HALL TRUST to help sustain an educational nature reserve in Lamarsh, Essex until COVID19 restrictions are eased and improve educational facilities in anticipation of re-opening
03/06/2021 £20,000 £200,429 EXTRA SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES contributing to the running costs of a project providing post pandemic support and recovery services for the parents and carers of children living in Jaywick
03/06/2021 £6,300 CHELMSFORD COMMUNITY RADIO C.I.C. to support the running costs of this local community radio station to help provide local information on the COVID19 pandemic
03/06/2021 £1,000 £6,724 MALDON MUSEUM IN THE PARK to help repair and transform the outdoor space of a museum to allow outside activity
27/05/2021 £6,750 £572,359 IPSEA (INDEPENDENT PROVIDER SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVICE) towards the core costs of providing free information and advice services to families with children with SEND in Essex
27/05/2021 £9,500 ENTERPRISE EAST GROUP CIC to purchase a community vehicle which will provide transport for staff, volunteers and beneficiaries to access training, work or outreach support venues across rural locations in Uttlesford district
27/05/2021 £7,500 £4,074 SOUTH ESSEX AFRICAN CARIBBEAN ASSOCIATION (SEACA) to run a steel pan music project in Southend to help young people adversely affected by the pandemic
27/05/2021 £21,000 £8,624 4 YOUTH BRIGHTLINGSEA Towards the running costs of a youth centre in Brightlingsea, Tendring over three years
27/05/2021 £15,000 £9,095 BRADWELL-ON-SEA VILLAGE HALL to help refurbish toilet facilities at a rural village hall
27/05/2021 £9,950 £1,043,611 TRUST LINKS LTD to set up a new community shed project in Shoeburyness to alleviate isolation and aid good mental health
27/05/2021 £549 TEMPLARS TENANTS & RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION to provide exercise and activities to residents during the summer holidays to help community cohesion after the COVID19 pandemic
27/05/2021 £1,025 £63,876 57 WEST BAPTIST CHURCH for mental health training of key workers supporting vulnerable people in Southend
26/05/2021 £10,000 £162,724 CITY OF CHELMSFORD MENCAP to support a virtual academy of lifelong learning for young people with a learning disability
26/05/2021 £500 £3,877 CHELMSFORD SCIENCE ENGINEERING SOCIETY To provide the annual ECF STEM club prize award at the Schools' Engineering and Technology competition
20/05/2021 £21,000 £15,008 UPWARDS WITH DOWNS to support a one to one Speech Therapy at a Harlow based organisation supporting families with special needs children over three years
20/05/2021 £4,865 £132,375 BRITISH DIETETIC ASSOCIATION to provide online support, cooking and dietary resource packs to vulnerable families predominately from the Basildon, Billericay and Harlow areas to help offset the food insecurity pressures of COVID19
20/05/2021 £5,075 £39,417 CHRISTIAN YOUTH OUTREACH BRAINTREE DISTRICT TRUST to provide additional one-to-one mentoring sessions for children and young people to help improve their mental health and wellbeing, impacted by the COVID19 pandemic
20/05/2021 £16,800 £37,746 LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY TRUST towards running costs of a Chelmsford based counselling charity supporting those suffering distress following a pregnancy crisis or loss in mid Essex over three years
20/05/2021 £300 £191,893 HOME-START HARWICH towards the work of an organisation supporting disadvantaged families in Harwich
20/05/2021 £2,200 JESTERS KIDS CLUBS AND NURSERY SCHOOL CIC to help create a safe outdoor learning garden at a Bicknacre based CIC providing educational and play activities for children
20/05/2021 £1,155 MERSEA ISLAND COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to support the cost of parts and labour to repair the Centre’s heating system.
20/05/2021 £1,300 £169,436 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) towards work of an organisation supporting young people in Harwich
20/05/2021 £300 £283,749 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE To advance education and to relieve poverty and distress among parents and their children resident in Harwich
20/05/2021 £1,530 MALDON ART CLUB to enable the building of a new website
19/05/2021 £5,000 £67,751 ESSA WATER ACTIVITIES CENTRE to provide outdoor shelter to assist with the training of water based activities within the meeting of COVID19 restrictions
19/05/2021 £2,869 £50,960 PHAB LIFE to support the operating costs of a young social enterprise which provides training and work experience in the food and customer service sector, together with a range of social activities, for young people with additional needs from Rochford, Castle Point and Southend-on-Sea
19/05/2021 £2,500 £32,161 CHARLIE BOY'S ANGELS to help meet IT equipment purchase and volunteer costs of a small Southend organisation supporting homeless who experience a barrier to support because they have pets
19/05/2021 £3,500 HATFIELD PEVEREL CRICKET CLUB towards repairs of a cricket pavilion in Hatfield Peverel
19/05/2021 £3,000 SOUTHEND COMMUNITIES OUTREACH GROUP to provide food, volunteer expenses and PPE for a foodbank operation on the Balmoral estate
19/05/2021 £4,530 £813,150 SAFE STEPS towards the cost of adapting, furnishing and making safe a premises from which to run the Fledglings domestic abuse recovery programme
19/05/2021 £5,000 £881,803 SOUTHEND UNITED COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION TRUST towards a project supporting older people living in deprived areas of Southend to be more physically and mentally active to reduce social isolation and loneliness
19/05/2021 £1,100 £504,219 NATIONAL COASTWATCH INSTITUTION - SOUTHEND towards the running costs of a volunteer coastal look-out station based in Shoeburyness
19/05/2021 £2,000 YANTLET RESIDENTS GARDEN CLUB to help maintain a well used garden for people living in sheltered accommodation in Southend
18/05/2021 £4,000 £1,254,252 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to support the Holiday Hunger programme helping young people in Chelmsford who are experiencing food poverty during school holidays
18/05/2021 £751 £201,551 BARROW FARM RIDING FOR THE DISABLED LIMITED to replace the safety hats at a riding school for disabled children and adults in Chelmsford
18/05/2021 £900 SOUTH DOWNS ALLOTMENT ASSOCIATION towards the renovation of the site's entrance and temporary sheeting to cover plots not in use due to shielding
14/05/2021 £10,000 £49,719 FIRST STOP CENTRE for staff costs to increase capacity of an organisation so they can identify and address issues facing individuals in Braintree due to the COVID19 pandemic
14/05/2021 £8,000 £2,837,907 SAFER PLACES to purchase commercial cleaning services to improve the turn-around time on rooms within refuge accommodation for Essex beneficiaries in line with Covid19 protocols
14/05/2021 £20,000 £159,765 THE HAVEN PROJECT to support a crisis prevention service facing a post COVID19 increase in demand from vulnerable people with Personality Disorders in the Colchester area
14/05/2021 £5,000 OVER 50'S BLACK MENS FORUM (5BMFORUM) to employ a part-time support worker to expand the health webinars and other mental health activities for more BAME men, over one year in the Chelmsford area
14/05/2021 £8,707 £948,140 FOOD CYCLE to help with the annual running costs of the Foodcycle hub in Clacton in response to the Covid19 pandemic
14/05/2021 £20,000 £258,150 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK to continue support through nature-based therapy programmes, face to face and online therapy services for vulnerable and complex young people
13/05/2021 £4,000 DUCKLINGS PARENT AND TODDLER GROUP URC CHURCH to astro turf the outside play area at the URC church for use by a parent and toddler group and other users of the facility in Burnham on Crouch
13/05/2021 £2,820 WETHERSFIELD HUB DEVELOPMENT GROUP towards the initial planning costs of a community hub for a rural village in the Braintree District
13/05/2021 £4,349 £14,732 1ST WOODHAM FERRERS SCOUT GROUP purchase of a replacement storage building for camping and outdoor activity equipment
13/05/2021 £1,000 ST OSYTH BADMINTON CLUB to support the annual running costs of the club for 12 months
13/05/2021 £750 CLOSED ACTIVE FOR LIFE (POINT CLEAR) to help with the operating costs of a small club which provides fitness classes for over 50's in St. Osyth, as it re-opens following relaxation of restrictions relating to the COVID19 crisis
13/05/2021 £250 £1,344,039 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS To provide a range of activities and opportunities for young people living in Essex
13/05/2021 £2,000 BURNHAM SPORTS CRICKET CLUB to provide materials and equipment to enable volunteers to maintain the cricket pitch
10/05/2021 £250 £134,912 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES To help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
07/05/2021 £9,762 £140,628 BASILDON FOODBANK to support the cost of additional storage space for the Foodbank
07/05/2021 £11,000 LAMARSH LION COMMUNITY PUB LIMITED to provide a range of essential outdoor equipment and support additional capital and staffing costs to allow a popular community pub to re-open safely in accordance with COVID19 restrictions
07/05/2021 £10,000 £199,223,000 SALVATION ARMY HARWICH to provide support for families experiencing food and fuel poverty in Harwich
07/05/2021 £10,635 £782,797 BCCS to fund a family support worker for a family outreach project, to offer a holistic approach for vulnerable families who have been adversely affected by COVID19 in Mid and South Essex
07/05/2021 £10,000 £1,680,520 MID AND NORTH EAST ESSEX MIND to employ a new community link support worker who will support those with mental health problems accessing the crisis café in north east Essex
07/05/2021 £5,000 £23,354 1ST HATFIELD PEVEREL SCOUT GROUP towards further refurbishment elements of a scout facility
07/05/2021 £9,969 £11,811,000 PAPWORTH TRUST to support adults in Basildon with learning disabilities to become more resilient and less isolated whilst providing respite for their carers
07/05/2021 £18,143 £51,304 MY HOME LIFE ESSEX COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to help support a friends and neighbours project with care homes across Colchester, Tendring, Maldon and Braintree
07/05/2021 £2,000 £683,728 HEADWAY ESSEX To provide support and advice to survivors of brain injury and their families in Essex.
06/05/2021 £5,485 £307,012 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) towards the running costs of a new educational life skills service to support 19 to 25 year olds with a learning disability in Harlow
06/05/2021 £750 COLNE ENGAINE PRIMARY SCHOOL to subsidise three disadvantaged primary school children to take part in a residential trip to Mersea Outdoors
30/04/2021 £3,000 PARKESTON RESIDENTS AND WELFARE PARK ASSOCIATION to create an accessible disabled gardening and allotment club
30/04/2021 £7,131 £50,960 PHAB LIFE to support the operating costs of a young social enterprise which provides training and work experience in the food and customer service sector, together with a range of social activities, for young people with additional needs from Rochford, Castle Point and Southend-on-Sea
30/04/2021 £15,000 £782,797 BCCS to fund a family support worker for a family outreach project, to offer a holistic approach for vulnerable families who have been adversely affected by COVID19 in Mid and South Essex
30/04/2021 £15,000 £1,680,520 MID AND NORTH EAST ESSEX MIND to employ a new community link support worker who will support those with mental health problems accessing the crisis café in north east Essex
30/04/2021 £15,000 £555,207 THE CHANGE PROJECT to support core costs of a charity supporting perpetrators and victims of domestic abuse, as they re-establish themselves after the impacts of COVID19
30/04/2021 £15,000 £161,182 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST to fund a community development role to provide and develop an outreach service to elderly people in the rural areas of Maldon
29/04/2021 £20,000 £43,370 PACT FOR AUTISM towards salary costs of an organisation supporting individuals with autism and their families in west Essex
29/04/2021 £13,578 £307,012 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) towards the running of the Cool Connections youth club for 11 – 19s with a disability and associated school holiday projects in Harlow over 2 years
29/04/2021 £13,000 £264,944 BELCHAMPS SCOUT CENTRE to support essential maintenance and refurbishment works to allow the Centre to open safely in summer 2021 once COVID19 restrictions permit
29/04/2021 £20,000 £169,325 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) to help provide support for young people in Harwich and surrounding areas who are experiencing increased mental health issues as the COVID19 crisis continues
29/04/2021 £15,000 £83,976 ONE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST to train and support marginalised people in Thurrock around the use of digital technology to aid better communication and address the challenges caused by the pandemic
29/04/2021 £2,000 £531,428 NHS RETIREMENT FELLOWSHIP CHELMSFORD AND DISTRICT BRANCH to support the operating costs of a small group which provides welfare, social and leisure opportunities for its members
29/04/2021 £800 FRIENDS OF HARLOW CRICKET CLUB to purchase a lightweight lawn mower for volunteer use
28/04/2021 £7,815 £266,278 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE to cover the cost of additional support for particularly disadvantaged families and children in Harwich and Dovercourt
26/04/2021 £5,180 £270,406 THE PEACEFUL PLACE LTD towards the purchase of a Customer Relationship Management system for an organisation supporting people with young onset dementia based in Basildon
22/04/2021 £9,986 £149,805 ONE VOICE FOR TRAVELLERS LTD to continue the support work with a women and girls from the Gypsy, Traveller and Roma community in Essex in dealing with issues caused by the Covid19 pandemic
22/04/2021 £10,800 £663,420 CROSSROADS CARE TENDRING & COLCHESTER to offer family carers who have been affected by the COVID19 pandemic respite breaks
22/04/2021 £10,000 £17,332 ROCHFORD DISTRICT SCHOOLS PARTNERSHIP TRUST to provide additional specialist support for parents of autistic children in Rochford that are facing educational challenges due to the lockdowns
22/04/2021 £2,600 £80,014 BASICS ESSEX ACCIDENT RESCUE SERVICE to support the operating costs of a Chelmsford based emergency voluntary rescue service
22/04/2021 £7,000 £17,070,000 SWIM ENGLAND for the Swim Safe Harwich project providing educational water safety for local children and young people
22/04/2021 £10,000 £22,469 WELCOME TO THE UK towards the overhead costs of a charity supporting migrant and refugee families in Southend
22/04/2021 £6,200 £10,697 FREEDOM 2 to help a Loughton based organisation provide online creative workshops for young girls at risk of sexual exploitation
22/04/2021 £9,265 £1,455,426 ESSEX BLIND CHARITY towards the redevelopment of mobile IT infrastructure and CRM system for a sight loss charity covering east Essex
22/04/2021 £15,000 £661,306 LIGHTHOUSE FURNITURE PROJECT to continue support for those in need by the provision of furniture and domestic appliances, also helping with the distribution of food in Brentwood, Basildon and adjoining areas during the COVID19 crisis
22/04/2021 £4,000 £180,261 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) towards the costs of developing a new website and improved social media presence to better represent a charity supporting vulnerable young people in Tendring
22/04/2021 £6,385 £266,278 ARK FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE to cover the cost of additional support for particularly disadvantaged families and children in Harwich and Dovercourt
22/04/2021 £55,386 £382,295 PIONEER SAILING TRUST an unrestricted donation to support the operational costs of the Pioneer Sailing Trust
16/04/2021 £21,500 £114,819 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to digitally transform the appointment and referral system improving how people with hearing impairment or loss access support and advice over one year
16/04/2021 £7,200 INDEPENDENCE CLUBS CIC to support an online fitness club for young adults with special needs in mid Essex
16/04/2021 £6,186 £312,849 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE for a continuation to the respite service for children with additional needs who are not able to return to school fulltime during COVID19, in Basildon, Brentwood and surrounding areas
16/04/2021 £90,000 £186,799 COLCHESTER GATEWAY CLUBS towards the advocacy team for people with learning disabilities and difficulties and their families in Tendring and Colchester over three years
16/04/2021 £2,000 £38,830 MUSIC IN OUR BONES to enable family carers and older people managing loneliness, grief, and long term illness access to continue to access singing opportunities in Lowestoft
15/04/2021 £6,208 £176,445 BARROW FARM RIDING FOR THE DISABLED for the salary of a part time riding instructor at a riding school for disabled people, based in Chelmsford
15/04/2021 £2,510 9TH COLCHESTER SCOUT GROUP to help with sailing club fees, dinghy insurance, powerboat training and purchase of safety equipment
15/04/2021 £15,000 THE NEXT CHOSEN GENERATION CIC towards the ongoing operating costs of running workshops and 1:1 coaching sessions for young BAME people, aged 8 to 25 from Basildon to increase aspirations and confidence
15/04/2021 £10,000 BABY BANK TENDRING to purchase a vehicle and other items for a baby bank in Tendring, after increase on demand during the COVID19 pandemic
15/04/2021 £13,386 PROJECT MIND EMPOWER CIC to provide a COVID19 wellbeing programme to vulnerable young people and their families, engaging and encouraging healthy and safe lifestyle choices
15/04/2021 £2,500 WOODHAM WALTER PARISH COUNCIL to provide fencing around a new playground in the village
15/04/2021 £20,000 £394,110 CHELMSFORD COMMUNITY TRANSPORT LTD to support the continuation of a community transport service , taking people to medical appointments and the COVID19 vaccine programme
15/04/2021 £14,000 £107,684 DIAL SOUTH ESSEX towards salaries and overheads due to increased demand due to the pandemic, offering advice and support to disabled people across South Essex
15/04/2021 £6,140 £165,510 ST PAUL'S HARLOW TOWN CENTRE WITH ST MARY'S LITTLE PARNDON towards the purchase of equipment to support volunteers helping ethnic minority clients living in converted office blocks (permitted developments) in Harlow
15/04/2021 £1,000 £5,610 CLACTON SEA CADETS to support the essential overheads of the Unit as it prepares to re-open following easing of the COVID19 lockdown restrictions
13/04/2021 £5,367 HAPPY HILL ESSEX to provide support to children and young adults with special needs and their families from Braintree and surrounds
13/04/2021 £4,998 £931,853 LEADERSHIP THROUGH SPORT AND BUSINESS to support a programme designed to improve the employment prospects of disadvantaged young people from Southend
13/04/2021 £10,000 £1,552,354 YMCA ESSEX towards upgrading the wi-fi network to improve internet connectivity at a YMCA housing facility for young people in Colchester
13/04/2021 £15,000 £79,268 NORTH AVENUE YOUTH CENTRE towards the operational costs of a youth group in the Melbourne area of Chelmsford
13/04/2021 £18,000 £237,085 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST towards the renovation of the Centre's extension and staff costs for a group support people with dementia on in the Maldon district
13/04/2021 £5,000 £372,674 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK support for the outdoor based TurnAround programme for vulnerable young people from across Essex
01/04/2021 £5,392 £8,930 ABACUS COUNSELLING AND SUPPORT to employ a part time operations manager to meet the increased demand of a counselling service in Southend, due to COVID19.
01/04/2021 £13,391 £145,635 SANCTUS HOMELESS CHARITY towards the employment costs of a front of house assistant at the new Sanctus premises supporting homeless people in Chelmsford
01/04/2021 £15,000 £53,947 FIRST STOP CENTRE towards staff costs of a community support group in Braintree seeing an increase in demand during the COVID19 pandemic
01/04/2021 £5,000 £27,523 OLIVE TREE CENTRE to meet the monthly mandatory supervision costs of voluntary professional counsellors meeting the mental health needs of people affected by the pandemic
25/03/2021 £16,925 £763,483 AGE CONCERN - SOUTHEND to employ a volunteer coordinator to increase the capacity of a telephone befriending service and home visiting service post COVID19
25/03/2021 £7,195 £58,965 SOUTHEND ON SEA SAMARITANS to invest in hygienic personal helpline headsets for volunteers and branded decals for new safer premises to help cope with the rise in mental health issues caused by the pandemic
25/03/2021 £9,350 £2,070 OTHER HALVES to provide online creative and musical activities for carers who have a family member with or who has had dementia in mid-Essex
25/03/2021 £14,928 £317,475 AGE CONCERN COLCHESTER & NORTH EAST ESSEX to continue support and advice for elderly people by traditional face to face and adapted methods of delivery according to pandemic restrictions
25/03/2021 £15,000 £347,211 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES to enable recruitment of a housing specialist and extend other staff hours to meet the demands on a charity supporting the homeless in Colchester
25/03/2021 £6,500 £314,432 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) towards a family support project in meeting the additional needs of children and young people who have special educational needs or disability, brought about by the COVID19 pandemic, in Colchester
25/03/2021 £20,000 £1,062,328 RENEW COUNSELLING LTD to develop a hardship fund to provide assistance to people who cannot otherwise afford to pay for much needed counselling due to the pandemic
18/03/2021 £3,200 PHOENIX HEROES CIC towards the staff and equipment costs of an angling club for veterans recovering from PTSD in Essex
18/03/2021 £7,670 £926,457 HELEN ROLLASON HEAL CANCER CHARITY to provide a telephone counselling service for those living with cancer in Essex
18/03/2021 £10,000 £1,189,917 KIDS INSPIRE towards the core costs of therapeutic services for children, young people and their families across mid-Essex
18/03/2021 £27,985 MINISTRY OF PARENTING CIC to continue a parenting programmes for parents of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Colchester over 2 years
18/03/2021 £9,352 £225,873 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP for the salary of a key worker to support early years children with complex additional needs in Colchester
18/03/2021 £15,000 £205,489 WYVERN COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to support the operating costs of a well-used Community Transport scheme (also continuing a food parcel delivery service) covering Castle Point and Rochford as the Dial a Ride service re-commences following reducing COVID19 restrictions
18/03/2021 £5,000 £474,176 COLCHESTER UNITED FOOTBALL IN THE COMMUNITY to help deliver a Knife Crime education programme for young people across North East Essex
18/03/2021 £4,300 £11,142 SEND THE RIGHT MESSAGE to continue to give support to families with special needs children to help them cope with the COVID19 crisis in Southend
18/03/2021 £6,473 £13,319,546 ST GILES TRUST to help run preventative sessions on violence, vulnerability and exploitation for pupils in seven Essex schools
18/03/2021 £10,000 DREAM THE CHANGE CIC towards the overall running costs of a group that supports children with special educational needs and disabilities in Colchester, during COVID19
18/03/2021 £9,743 £317,475 AGE CONCERN COLCHESTER & NORTH EAST ESSEX to promote digital access to older people as part of a befriending service to reduce loneliness and social-isolation
18/03/2021 £7,500 £2,876,784 BRAINWAVE CENTRE LTD to continue supporting children with disabilities by way of a virtual therapy programme
18/03/2021 £15,000 £196,289 YELLOW DOOR YOUTH HUB towards the costs of a food bank project, supporting disadvantaged people in Castle Point
18/03/2021 £10,000 £795,844 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE to support the running costs of an organisation which works with victims and survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse from across Mid and North Essex and Uttlesford
18/03/2021 £10,000 BANGLADESHI WOMENS ASSOCIATION ESSEX (BWAE) CIC towards ongoing support to vulnerable Bangladeshi families and older people in Colchester adversely affected by COVID19
18/03/2021 £9,860 £90,235 OUTHOUSE EAST to employ a health and wellbeing support worker and develop a programme to improve the health and wellbeing of the LGBTQ+ community in and around Colchester
18/03/2021 £9,287 £423,605 ESSEX DEMENTIA CARE towards the salary of a dementia key worker to provide support to people living with dementia in mid Essex
18/03/2021 £5,500 £314,432 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) towards a family support project in North Essex for those who have a child or young person with special educational needs or disabilities
18/03/2021 £10,000 £16,791,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE towards an information, support and befriending service for the local community in mid-Essex using trained volunteers
18/03/2021 £15,000 £211,900 HBBS COUNSELLING to provide subsidised counselling for Brentwood adults to meet their emotional wellbeing especially post bereavement
18/03/2021 £9,610 £2,954,362 OPEN ROAD to fund a part-time digital content co-ordinator to help provide information about services and treatment programmes of a drug and alcohol charity in Essex
18/03/2021 £3,000 £2,954,362 OPEN ROAD to support a project which reduces anti-social behaviour and street drinking in Clacton town centre
18/03/2021 £10,000 £372,721 RAINBOW SERVICES to continue development of a digital inclusion project in Harlow for older and vulnerable people and promote participation by men and BAME groups to alleviate isolation and loneliness
18/03/2021 £40,000 £628,716 SNAP to continue support to families of children with special needs and disabilities at the Assessment and Diagnosis Clinic at the Brentwood Community Hospital over two years
18/03/2021 £10,000 £355,046 SOUTH ESSEX ADVOCACY SERVICES to support salary and other operating costs of an advocacy service for vulnerable adults across South East Essex
18/03/2021 £10,000 £374,283 SUPPORT 4 SIGHT towards core costs of an organisation supporting people with visual impairment across mid and west Essex
18/03/2021 £10,000 £6,164,090 CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE ESSEX AREA to train additional volunteers and support a telephone service facing increased demand as a result of the COVID19 crisis, for those affected by bereavement and fear of bereavement
18/03/2021 £9,000 LEE CHAPEL NORTH HELPING HANDS to help with the purchase of a replacement vehicle for use by a busy food bank located in a deprived ward of Basildon, during the ongoing COVID19 crisis
16/03/2021 £1,000 £5,679,000 RNIB providing information and advice to people who are blind or partially sighted helping them to live as independently as possible
15/03/2021 £8,000 GREAT AND LITTLE TEY PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL to support the work undertaken by the PCC in Great and Little Tey
15/03/2021 £100 £145,349,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE helping people in Essex living with terminal illness and their families by delivering expert care, emotional support and guidance
15/03/2021 £1,000 £145,349,000 MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE support for the cost of employing a Marie Curie nurse working in Essex
15/03/2021 £50 £90,893 ROMAN RIVER MUSIC SOCIETY to support educational music workshops for children as part of the annual Roman River music festival in North Essex
15/03/2021 £100 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION towards the cost of providing a 24 hour rescue service to save lives at sea across the UK
15/03/2021 £1,000 £199,803,000 ROYAL NATIONAL LIFEBOAT INSTITUTION to support the rescue service to save lives at sea
15/03/2021 £100 £16,147,000 ST. HELENA HOSPICE towards meeting the physical emotional spiritual and psychological needs of people with advanced incurable illness and to support their families and friends
15/03/2021 £500 £591,942,000 NATIONAL TRUST towards the cost of preserving and protecting of houses, buildings, gardens and coastlines across the UK
15/03/2021 £250 £22,290,000 PROSTATE CANCER UK to provide information and support to people with prostate cancer and their families
15/03/2021 £250 £29,521 VICTORIA COUNTY HISTORY OF ESSEX to increase public awareness of history in Essex and in particular of the existence and activities of the VCH Essex
15/03/2021 £100 £408,775 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES providing primary healthcare and wellbeing services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Colchester
15/03/2021 £750 £19,410,042 BISHOPS STORTFORD COLLEGE to fund the Roger Heath Group of Prizes
15/03/2021 £1,000 £171,704 THE LETTERING & COMMEMORATIVE ARTS TRUST to support Britain's long tradition of letter-carving in stone, slate and wood to flourish through Apprenticeship and Journeyman Schemes
15/03/2021 £250 GLYNDEBOURNE PRODUCTIONS LIMITED towards the Glyndebourne Annual Fund
15/03/2021 £1,000 £3,470 THE CONSTABLE TRUST to help the trust acquire, preserve, protect and display works of art having a relationship with East Anglia
15/03/2021 £150 £89,300,000 CHRISTIAN AID towards ending poverty and injustice worldwide
15/03/2021 £300 £6,394,718 NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST to support and maintain historic churches
15/03/2021 £150 £37,927,000 CENTREPOINT to help give homeless young people a future
15/03/2021 £300 £11,123,438 CHURCHES CONSERVATION TRUST to help protect historic churches
15/03/2021 £150 £199,223,000 SALVATION ARMY to support the goal of saving souls, growing saints and serving suffering humanity
15/03/2021 £300 £247,671 FRIENDS OF CATHEDRAL MUSIC to increase public awareness and appreciation of cathedral music, encourage high standards in choral and organ music and raise money for choirs in need
15/03/2021 £150 £123,181,000 ST MUNGOS to help homeless people find a place to call home and fulfil their hopes and ambitions
15/03/2021 £150 £3,888,777 AMREF to promote lasting health change within Africa's most vulnerable and remote communities, working primarily with women and girls
15/03/2021 £300 £18,826 CPRE ESSEX to protect and campaign for the future of the Essex countryside
15/03/2021 £500 £5,764,000 CPRE NATIONAL to support the campaign for a better future for England's countryside
15/03/2021 £1,500 £15,676,000 THE LANDMARK TRUST towards rescuing and restoring historic places of interest
15/03/2021 £250 £908,550 PROGRESSIVE SUPRANUCLEAR PALSEY ASSOCIATION to provide support and information to people living with PSP and CBD, while funding research into treatments and ultimately a cure
15/03/2021 £100 £287,412 NORFOLK HERITAGE FLEET TRUST to support maintenance of wooden heritage boats
15/03/2021 £300 CHELMSFORD CATHEDRAL CHORAL FOUNDATION towards providing musical opportunities for those taking part in choral and organ activities
15/03/2021 £150 £1,275,443 YMCA ESSEX towards building lives, hope and futures for children, young people and families in Essex
15/03/2021 £500 £1,714,342 COLCHESTER MERCURY THEATRE towards producing and presenting a performing arts programme for a large and diverse Essex audience
15/03/2021 £125 £8,371,748 ESSEX WILDLIFE TRUST towards protecting wildlife for the people of Essex
15/03/2021 £1,000 £16,905,000 FARLEIGH HOSPICE providing care for people with cancer and other life limiting illnesses
15/03/2021 £100 £158,117 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED towards the costs of the day care centre which provides essential respite to adults with disabilities, and their carers
15/03/2021 £300 £134,912 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES to help churches around Essex with repairs and restoration
15/03/2021 £250 £134,912 FRIENDS OF ESSEX CHURCHES towards repairing and restoring Christian churches and chapels in Essex
12/03/2021 £10,000 £30,087 ART MINISTRY to employ a part time operations manager for a small charity providing arts and crafts to disabled, disadvantaged and young people in the Castle Point and surrounding area for six months
12/03/2021 £5,000 £37,158 ESSEX AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY towards interactive learning resources to enable the delivery of a modified Essex School Food and Farming Day during the COVID19 lockdown to children in 60 schools across Essex
12/03/2021 £10,000 £163,112 AIM INFORMATION MATTERS CIO (AIM GROUP FOUNDATION) towards staff and associated costs to deliver and develop a virtual employability programme to help young people across Essex into employment
12/03/2021 £10,000 £7,196,130 INTOUNI (INTOUNIVERSITY) to employ an education worker to support students from Tendring access further education
12/03/2021 £6,500 £705,183 COACH CORE FOUNDATION to support a sports apprenticeship programme for disadvantaged young people in Basildon, Colchester, Castle Point, Southend-on-Sea, Tendring and Thurrock
12/03/2021 £5,749 WEST LEIGH BAPTIST CHURCH to increase the hours within the parish nursing team to meet the needs of vulnerable and isolated people in the community in response to the Covid19 pandemic
12/03/2021 £10,000 £34,538 C54 SKYMASTER TRUST towards the purchase of a portable classroom space to be used for an engineering training programme on an aircraft restoration project in Epping Forest
12/03/2021 £4,000 BILLERICAY FOODBANK to help meet the cost of administering a foodbank service in Billericay
12/03/2021 £8,000 BILLERICAY FOODBANK to help meet the cost of administering a foodbank service in Billericay
12/03/2021 £10,000 £204,529 HELPING HANDS ESSEX towards the operating costs of an established charity supporting those in recovery from alcohol and substance abuse in Mid-Essex
12/03/2021 £5,000 £476,876 PRISONERS' ADVICE SERVICE to support a service providing advice on legal rights for prisoners from Essex in Chelmsford, Belmarsh and Thameside Prisons
12/03/2021 £2,000 £994,131 SOUTHEND IN SIGHT To support individuals and their families who are blind or partially sighted in Southend and the surrounding areas.
12/03/2021 £1,200 RAF BRADWELL BAY PRESERVATION GROUP to provide display units to for photographs and exhibits, providing information about the RAF Bradwell Bay Heritage site
12/03/2021 £550 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
12/03/2021 £1,618 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
12/03/2021 £750 £621,017 HOME-START ESSEX To provide a holiday for a Home-Start family
12/03/2021 £500 £15,676,000 THE LANDMARK TRUST towards the repairs to the Calvery Old Hall Appeal
05/03/2021 £10,000 £19,142,796 SAMARITANS CHELMSFORD & MID ESSEX towards equipment and furniture for training volunteers as part of premises renovation
05/03/2021 £5,300 QUEST MUSIC SERVICES to help refurbish rented offices housing a community hub, arts and media activities and community radio providing a range of support services for residents of all ages in Grays, Thurrock
05/03/2021 £5,250 £43,924 VIBE SOUTHEND LTD towards the operational costs of a charity providing support and day care to people with a learning disability in Southend
05/03/2021 £500 £1,319,160 RURAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF ESSEX To help older vulnerable people in North East Essex to stay healthy during the winter months
05/03/2021 £1,000 £1,319,160 RURAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF ESSEX To help with food parcels and deliveries for vulnerable people and those shielding living in rural areas across Essex during COVID19
04/03/2021 £7,000 £59,697 AGE CONCERN - CHELMSFORD to support the overhead costs of a meals service to support vulnerable older people in the Chelmsford area
04/03/2021 £5,000 £2,553,554 DEAFBLIND UK a contribution to the annual cost of supporting deafblind people in Essex
04/03/2021 £6,000 £58,005 FAMILY SUPPORT - BRIGHTLINGSEA towards the running costs of an organisation providing support to mainly housebound older people
04/03/2021 £9,600 £85,973 HARLOW STROKE SUPPORT - REHAB CENTRE (HSSRC) towards the costs of a stroke support service in west Essex
04/03/2021 £3,500 £18,572 MALDON PIONEERS ASSOCIATION to purchase tablets for use by adults with mild to moderate learning disabilities to help reduce isolation
04/03/2021 £5,020 £219,463 TABOR CENTRE to purchase new furniture for a centre in Braintree supporting adults with disabilities which will improve infection control and cleaning during the COVID19 pandemic
04/03/2021 £7,500 £314,705 UTTLESFORD COMMUNITY TRAVEL towards the core costs of a community transport scheme in Uttlesford
04/03/2021 £19,000 £176,280 MID TENDRING EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP for the salary of a family support worker, supporting vulnerable families in Tendring.
04/03/2021 £3,500 AFRICAN FAMILIES IN THE UK (AFIUK) CIC to support young people at risk of mental health issues through physical activities and sport in Colchester
04/03/2021 £3,000 £127,445 NEW LIFE WOOD to support salary and counselling costs of a community wood recycling project in Pitsea which provides employability skills training and experience for marginalised people, including ex-offenders
04/03/2021 £3,000 THE WALTON ON THE NAZE COMMUNITY FORUM for the refurbishment of community assets to help the local community provide support to older, vulnerable and low income residents
04/03/2021 £9,568 £195,926 ESSEX RESPITE & CARE ASSOCIATION towards core costs of specialist key workers to support people with acute mental health needs in mid Essex
04/03/2021 £5,000 £382,295 PIONEER SAILING TRUST to support the provision of organised days on board the Pioneer sailing vessel for vulnerable families from Colchester and Tendring districts, accompanied by their social worker
04/03/2021 £10,000 £185,426 EPPING FOREST REUSE to support the manager’s salary at a furniture reuse project in Epping which is helping people in need during the continuing COVID19 crisis
04/03/2021 £800 BILLERICAY BABY BASICS towards additional set up storage and publicity costs to enable support for new mothers and families who are struggling to meet the financial and practical burden of looking after a new baby in and around the Basildon district
04/03/2021 £1,960 £281,702 RESTORE COMMUNITY to help create a mobility path at a community garden site in Loughton
04/03/2021 £500 £199,223,000 SALVATION ARMY HARWICH to provide support for older people experiencing food and fuel poverty in Harwich
02/03/2021 £9,000 £166,244 MICHAEL ROBERTS CHARITABLE TRUST To support upkeep of the storage facility of the Foodbank in Harlow
26/02/2021 £4,855 £73,213 BAR 'N' BUS TRUST to support the provision of detached youth work in Basildon
26/02/2021 £15,000 GIRLS EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE UK CIC to cover the cost of increasing the number of part-time staff (including provision of emergency food and sanitary products), at offices providing a first point of support for women and children from the BAME community in Thurrock and Basildon during the ongoing COVID19 crisis
26/02/2021 £5,000 £52,430 UTURN4SUPPORT to support a project helping young people in Tendring district who are at risk of offending
26/02/2021 £5,000 £1,140,488 ESSEX BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUBS to help deliver the Respect personal development project for vulnerable young pupils of secondary schools in the Rayleigh, Rochford and Thundersley areas
26/02/2021 £5,000 £972,979 SOUTHEND UNITED COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION TRUST to run a high impact anti-knife crime project and knife amnesty for young people in Southend
26/02/2021 £5,000 £48,627 WALTHAM ABBEY YOUTH 2000 to help with additional costs for a counsellor at a youth organisation working increased hours in response to the COVID19 pandemic
26/02/2021 £1,425 £994,131 SOUTHEND IN SIGHT to provide instruction on safety in the home for older visually impaired people in the Southend area
26/02/2021 £450 REFUGEE, ASYLUM SEEKER & MIGRANT ACTION To make laptops available for young people who are experiencing digital exclusion in Colchester during COVID19
25/02/2021 £9,808 £7,139,000 ORMISTON FAMILIES to increase staff hours at the Breaking Barriers prison outreach service supporting children and young people affected by the imprisonment of a parent or significant carer in Essex
25/02/2021 £7,500 £1,738,246 SUPPORT THROUGH COURT towards the running costs of a service which helps vulnerable people navigate the court system, in Chelmsford
25/02/2021 £20,243 £294,273 REFUGEE AND MIGRANT FORUM OF ESSEX AND LONDON continuation funding to support provision of legal and immigration support services to Refugees and Vulnerable Migrants in Essex
25/02/2021 £4,000 £374,703 THE BEACON SHED towards the cost of enhancing workshop resources, providing an additional outdoor working area and creating a sensory garden/allotment at a community shed project in Castle Point
25/02/2021 £10,000 £1,866,853 JUSTICE AND CARE to increase the provision of specialised support to victims of modern slavery across Essex
25/02/2021 £7,900 £45,346 TOGETHER FREE to support awareness about Modern Slavery across the City of Chelmsford and Borough of Southend
25/02/2021 £14,320 REFUGEE ACTION COLCHESTER CIC to fund culturally appropriate mental health interventions and foodbank service to members of the BAME community
25/02/2021 £4,400 £12,077 BURNHAM ON CROUCH UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE to provide professional help and training for volunteers in the U3A's archaeological group in the recording of significant finds of historical interest in Southminster
25/02/2021 £10,000 £5,957,267 ST. CLARE HOSPICE to continue to develop and expand a compassionate neighbours programme in west Essex through the employment of a new support worker
18/02/2021 £5,500 £824,483 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to help run activity groups for people with dementia in Harlow, Epping and Great Dunmow
18/02/2021 £7,015 £347,211 BEACON HOUSE MINISTRIES to support an advocacy service for people who are homeless in the Colchester area to reduce offending behaviours
18/02/2021 £5,746 ESSEX MULTICULTURAL ACTIVITIES NETWORK to provide tablets, training, resources and online support to isolated members of BAME communities in Chelmsford during the ongoing COVID19 crisis
11/02/2021 £4,713 £286,998 RED BALLOON FAMILY FOUNDATION to run an intervention programme for young people in Epping Forest district who are at risk of criminal exploitation due to poverty
11/02/2021 £10,000 £7,277 THE ST OSYTH PRIORY AND PARISH TRUST to equip an educational centre to benefit the community of St Osyth and teach young people about local history
11/02/2021 £15,000 £15,545 ROTARY CLUB OF LOUGHTON TRUST FUND to support the operating costs of community hubs offering free food, clothing and home essentials to those who are vulnerable and in need in the Waltham Abbey, Loughton, Chigwell, Ongar and North Weald areas during the continuing COVID19 crisis
11/02/2021 £6,000 £272,753 INCLUSION VENTURES LTD to purchase equipment for and running costs of an outreach project in Clacton supporting young people at risk of anti-social behaviour and also involvement with the County Lines drug culture
11/02/2021 £3,000 £686,097 SOUTHEND ASSOCIATION OF VOLUNTARY SERVICES to help deliver educational sessions on community safety for young children living in the most disadvantaged wards of Southend
04/02/2021 £5,000 3RD BRENTWOOD SCOUT GROUP towards the purchase of a second hand minibus for use by district scout groups
04/02/2021 £3,000 £7,826 RADIO FOREST to upgrade software and associated equipment of a hospital radio service covering Epping Forest, Saffron Walden and Brentwood
04/02/2021 £5,000 £1,021,089 THURROCK AND BRENTWOOD MIND Towards the running cost of a mental health youth champions programme in Thurrock
04/02/2021 £5,500 £127,445 NEW LIFE WOOD to support salary and counselling costs of a community wood recycling project in Pitsea which provides employability skills training and experience for marginalised people, including ex-offenders
04/02/2021 £4,920 ALPHA VESTA CIC to increase domestic abuse awareness training to businesses and organisations across the county through online delivery
04/02/2021 £38,074 £194,306 BRAINTREE HALSTEAD AND WITHAM CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU towards an outreach service supporting disabled people in Braintree district over two years
04/02/2021 £4,820 £686,097 SOUTHEND ASSOCIATION OF VOLUNTARY SERVICES For the running costs of the civic pride champions youth campaigning and volunteering project in Southend
04/02/2021 £4,923 £2,104,081 SOUTHEND YMCA towards the cost of a volunteering and campaigning programme giving young people affected by housing issues a voice in their community
04/02/2021 £3,787 £372,674 WILDERNESS FOUNDATION UK to facilitate a Down to Earth Community Allotment programme for young people in the Melbourne area of Chelmsford
04/02/2021 £4,780 TRAILNET CIC to purchase purpose built racking by a Brentwood based organisation, to store specialist adapted trikes which allow those with limited use of their legs to learn to cycle
04/02/2021 £8,000 £482,019 DNA NETWORKS towards the salary of a part-time staff member to support the Essex Free School Uniform project across Colchester and coastal Tendring
04/02/2021 £1,500 £8,223 BILLERICAY AND BASILDON BOROUGH STREET PASTORS to support the core operating costs of the Street Pastors
04/02/2021 £1,600 THAXTED CHURCH HALL TRUST to refurbish the sprung floor of a popular community hall
04/02/2021 £1,700 £19,194 RED KITE RAPE AND SEXUAL ABUSE SUPPORT SERVICE to help purchase an upgraded CharityLog digital record system to aid the set up of a Hertfordshire based charity supporting victims of rape or sexual abuse
04/02/2021 £1,500 GATEWAY COMMUNITY MEDIA CIC to help meet the costs of running the safety themed Gateway 97.8 radio club for young children in Basildon, purchase of a new server to meet increased membership and holding a road and fire safety day
04/02/2021 £1,000 THE ASPIRATIONS PROGRAM CIO to help with volunteer expenses and beneficiary PPE costs at a treatment, support and recovery centre for women working in the sex industry in Southend
28/01/2021 £7,500 COGGESHALL YOUTH PROJECT towards the running costs of a youth club in Coggeshall and the surrounding villages
28/01/2021 £8,400 JAYWICK SANDS REVIVIAL COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY to help provide basic items of food to distribute in food parcels by an organisation supporting the community in Jaywick during the continuing COVID19 pandemic
22/01/2021 £5,900 £10,788 CHRIST DIVINE EMPOWERMENT MINISTRIES (THE BOAZ PROJECT) provision of continued support for a food pantry project for families and those in need of food parcels in Colchester during the COVID19 crisis
22/01/2021 £3,000 £808,331 LAMBOURNE END CENTRE FOR OUTDOOR LEARNING towards the running costs of an outdoor learning facility supporting vulnerable young people in West Essex
14/01/2021 £10,000 £116,471 BLIND AND SIGHT IMPAIRED SOCIETY to support people with visual impairment across South Essex
14/01/2021 £5,000 £13,929,000 RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS towards the installation of a mechanical ventilation system at a community facility in Maldon
14/01/2021 £11,000 YOUR LIVING ROOM CIC to support the operating costs of a Colchester based organisation which helps those with hoarding disorder, a recognised mental health condition during the continuing COVID19 crisis
14/01/2021 £12,000 £226,896 MALDON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES to provide part-time administrative assistance for a multi-agency service delivering emergency support for residents in need during the COVID19 crisis and beyond
14/01/2021 £2,250 SHINING STARS to provide weekly music therapy for pre-school aged children with Down Syndrome in Southend and Thurrock
14/01/2021 £2,000 £703,518 BIPOLAR UK to support a self-help group in Maldon for those with bipolar, their carers and families using adapted methods of communication due to the pandemic
14/01/2021 £1,250 £847,405 A ROCHA UK to provide equipment which will help to maintain the waterways, support community involvement and events in Foxearth
07/01/2021 £2,500 LITTLE BRAXTED PARISH COUNCIL to fund the continued employment of a part-time litter-picker for three years
07/01/2021 £5,000 £66,440 KOOL CARERS SOUTH EAST LIMITED towards the employment of a full-time charity administrator to support a young carers charity
07/01/2021 £3,000 £46,241 HEADS2MINDS to support a newly formed charity providing training and support for mental health and wellbeing across mid and North Essex
07/01/2021 £1,000 £28,189 CAMP JOJO for the running costs of a charity providing camping experiences for families who have children with significant needs
07/01/2021 £300 £324,957 FAMILIES INFOCUS (ESSEX) towards the cost of a shed to store equipment for a young boy suffering from a rare condition which affects his movement and general development
05/01/2021 £9,840 £605 SAFE STEPS to develop domestic abuse recovery programmes online to help continue supporting survivors of domestic abuse during COVID19
21/12/2020 £7,793 £13,637 AVENUE CHILD CONTACT CENTRE to support the costs of co-ordinating the safe contact between children and parents in Southend following family breakdown
21/12/2020 £8,950 £13,694 CHURCHES TOGETHER IN MALDON to support the running of the Maldon food pantry
21/12/2020 £3,040 £1,925,253 RE ENGAGE to support Online befriending and friendship groups in Colchester and Tendring for over 75's
21/12/2020 £6,900 £740,051 HOME-START ESSEX to continue family focused fitness classes and 'stay and play' groups in Burnham on Crouch and Southminster
21/12/2020 £7,200 THE LISTENING POST C.I.C to provide free support sessions for people with mental health issues in Basildon
21/12/2020 £5,000 ST MARY'S CHURCH WETHERSFIELD towards the roof repairs of a grade 1 listed church in the Braintree district
21/12/2020 £7,300 £90,235 OUTHOUSE EAST towards the employment cost of a part-time youth worker at a Colchester based charity supporting the local LGBTQ+ community
21/12/2020 £19,612 £2,009,745 FIRSTSITE to run a holiday hunger and term-time activities for deprived families in Harwich and Colchester
21/12/2020 £5,000 £173,554 HOME-START COLCHESTER To run a project for disadvantaged children in Colchester teaching them how to be physically and mentally healthy
21/12/2020 £15,000 £2,104,081 SOUTHEND YMCA To improve IT and digital systems and establish a single point referral at an organisation supporting vulnerable and homeless young people in South Essex during COVID19
21/12/2020 £5,000 £538,928 TENDRING COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES to support a lunch club for older people from an area which experiences high levels of social deprivation in Tendring
21/12/2020 £15,000 £396,084 TENDRING MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT for the Summit Solutions project helping those with learning difficulties and mental health issues to cope with loss and to upskill vulnerable individuals to access digital equipment during COVID19, in North East Essex
21/12/2020 £2,985 £187,084 EXTRA SUPPORT FOR FAMILIES to run online mental health and wellbeing courses for parents and carers in Tendring
21/12/2020 £7,500 £40,830 LITTLE HEROES ASD SUPPORT GROUP towards the running costs of a charity in Southend supporting families with children that have Autistic Spectrum Disorder
17/12/2020 £10,800 £52,693 THE OTHONA COMMUNITY towards the overhead costs to support work with young, elderly and disadvantaged people in the communities around Bradwell and the Dengie
17/12/2020 £4,690 £202,987 THE GIFTED ORGANISATION LIMITED to deliver online support, confidence building and life and work skills sessions for vulnerable or disadvantaged young women living in Harlow, Ongar and West Essex
17/12/2020 £10,000 BLACKWATER ROWERS AT STONE towards the purchase of a rowing gig for an amateur rowing club
17/12/2020 £4,650 £237,085 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST to set up new dementia support groups at a centre supporting older people in Maldon district
15/12/2020 £15,000 £935,817 BCCS towards the employment of a transition coordinator to help young people returning to school after the COVID19 lockdown
15/12/2020 £2,957 AUTISM AND NATURE towards the production of a story book exploring Essex heritage sites for young people with autism
15/12/2020 £5,000 £547,615 KINGSLAND CHURCH AND COMMUNITY CENTER Towards the costs of operating a counselling service in Colchester
10/12/2020 £4,750 £21,226 KINGSLEIGH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP to support a debt advice service helping disadvantaged families in west Southend with financial and associated issues
10/12/2020 £10,440 £1,021,089 THURROCK AND BRENTWOOD MIND towards the cost of building a conservatory to create a waiting area at the Thurrock premises to enable a return to business operation meeting COVID19 restrictions
10/12/2020 £5,000 £184,236 THURROCK CENTRE FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING to provide employment support to people with a mental or physical illness in Thurrock
10/12/2020 £12,000 £15,527 CROSSWAYS CHURCH FELLOWSHIP (REVOLUTION YOUTH PROJECT) to provide a youth group for young people in Halstead over two years
10/12/2020 £10,000 £55,699 ENGLISH FOR WOMEN towards the staff costs of an organisation providing English as a second language groups for women in Chelmsford and Harwich
10/12/2020 £8,000 BRIGHTLINGSEA BOWLING CLUB for the costs of maintaining a well used bowls club to keep people healthy in Brightlingsea
10/12/2020 £20,000 £824,483 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to continue providing support to young carers in the Braintree District over two years
10/12/2020 £30,000 £53,797 BRAINTREE YOUTH PROJECT CHARITY towards the cost of employing a youth worker at a charity in Braintree over three years
10/12/2020 £26,000 £795,844 CARA CENTRE FOR ACTION ON RAPE AND ABUSE to provide counselling for people affected sexual violence in the Braintree District over two years
10/12/2020 £5,000 £439,512 COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICE UTTLESFORD to continue and expand support for vulnerable, isolated people across the district during the ongoing Covid19 crisis
10/12/2020 £12,000 £225,941 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD to provide respite support for carers in the Braintree district over two years
10/12/2020 £15,000 £584,325 OPEN DOOR THURROCK to provide group activities for care leavers and face to face counselling for vulnerable young people who are digitally excluded during COVID19
10/12/2020 £2,980 £126,232 THURROCK PLAY NETWORK to update the website of a Thurrock based organisation which supports and encourages play opportunities for children
10/12/2020 £5,000 £84,754 ONE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST to provide a work club and one to one employment support to residents of Tilbury
03/12/2020 £4,809 £1,149,401 HOURGLASS to expand Essex service provision from the East Anglia Hub of a charity addressing elderly abuse
03/12/2020 £10,000 £88,427 CHRIST CHURCH UNITED REFORMED CHURCH to help run a mentoring project at the Rayleigh Megacentre for disadvantaged and vulnerable young people
03/12/2020 £4,000 JAYWICK SANDS COMMUNITY LAND TRUST to support a food bank operation in Jaywick
03/12/2020 £3,000 £129,804 THE PCC OF ALL SAINTS WITH ST PETER HUTTON to help increase and maintain a food distribution centre based in Hutton, Brentwood
03/12/2020 £3,000 THE DODDINGHURST WELL-BEING HUB to subsidise a hot lunch support scheme for vulnerable people in a village location near Brentwood
03/12/2020 £5,000 £368,670 SOUTHEND VINEYARD to support a foodbank service supporting families and vulnerable people in Southend
26/11/2020 £3,000 £805,233 THE ISAIAH PROJECT towards the purchase of a second hand van to collect and deliver donated furniture of a charity providing housing support to vulnerable clients in Southend
26/11/2020 £5,000 THE ASPIRATIONS PROGRAM CIC to help equip a treatment, support and recovery centre for women working in the sex industry in Southend
26/11/2020 £5,000 £195,926 ESSEX RESPITE & CARE ASSOCIATION to support the salary costs for two key members of staff during the COVID19 crisis at an organisation supporting individuals with mental health problems and their carers, across mid and west Essex
20/11/2020 £5,000 £2,954,362 OPEN ROAD To support people with drug and alcohol related problems in Essex.
12/11/2020 £5,367 £219,463 TABOR CENTRE to provide a specialist physiotherapist service to support people with a disability in Braintree over one year
05/11/2020 £5,000 £1,925,253 RE ENGAGE to help with the cost of continuing core friendship services for older, isolated people across Essex
05/11/2020 £5,000 OPEN DOOR LOUGHTON to help with the running costs of a Friendship Club in Loughton supporting vulnerable and isolated individuals who have been an inpatient of an acute mental health ward
29/10/2020 £4,150 MALDON CRICKET CLUB towards the refurbishment of two cricket pitches in the Maldon area
29/10/2020 £4,620 £21,573 MALDON BOXING ACADEMY to provide gym equipment and refurbishment costs to expand sessions at a local sports club
29/10/2020 £10,000 £87,072 HOPE HOUSE ESSEX for the operating costs of a charity helping those experiencing homelessness in Braintree
29/10/2020 £4,806 £3,749 DIG IT COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT towards the running costs of a charity providing horticultural therapy to support people with mental health problems in Uttlesford
26/10/2020 £7,000 ST PETERS STUDIO AND COMMUNITY RADIO LTD for running costs and to purchase essential equipment to allow a newly formed community radio station broadcasting to parts of Maldon district, to extend its area to include the coastal fringe of the district including Burnham to Bradwell
26/10/2020 £7,965 £108,656 GIBBERD GARDEN TRUST To support the upkeep and development of the Grade II listed Gibberd Garden in Harlow
26/10/2020 £4,802 £2,009,745 FIRSTSITE For the Firstsite Gallery which improves the well-being and life-chances of local people through their engagement with arts and culture
22/10/2020 £2,964 £172,239 TENDRING SPECIALIST STROKE SERVICES to provide resources to enable ongoing rehab and therapy for stroke patients during the COVID19 pandemic
22/10/2020 £9,163 £52,430 UTURN4SUPPORT to support a project helping young females in Tendring district who are at risk of exploitation due to county lines, gang activity, grooming and exploitation
22/10/2020 £37,198 £314,152 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE to provide a 'Navigator/school support' for schools across Colchester and Tendring
22/10/2020 £15,000 £235,517,000 CLACTON SALVATION ARMY to meet the staff costs of running the foodbank in Clacton during the COVID19 crisis
22/10/2020 £6,831 TAILORED FUTURES CIC to provide mentoring and job support to ex-prisoners in Essex
15/10/2020 £10,000 BRIGHT LIVES SOCIAL ENTERPRISE CIC towards the cost of adapting premises in Colchester to provide a specialist Day Service provision for people with autism and/or a learning disability
15/10/2020 £5,000 £424,931 STOW MARIES AERODROME towards the cost of providing educational activities for young people during the reopening of the site after the COVID19 pandemic
15/10/2020 £4,000 THE GARDENS OF EASTON LODGE PRESERVATION TRUST to restore and make safe a stone balustrade in the Italian Garden within the Gardens of Easton Lodge
15/10/2020 £5,000 £149,318 ROMAN RIVER MUSIC SOCIETY to support the sustainability of a Colchester based organisation running an annual music festival with associated educational work
15/10/2020 £5,500 £2,893,526 SAFER PLACES to employ a volunteer coordinator to help support volunteers at a domestic abuse Centre in Harlow
15/10/2020 £5,000 WEST HANNINGFIELD PCC towards the restoration of the belfry of a grade two listed church based in West Hanningfield, Chelmsford
13/10/2020 £3,000 £3,921,758 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT To help and support rough sleeping in the Southend on Sea area
13/10/2020 £3,000 £3,753 TAKIWATANGA SUPPORT SERVICES towards the costs of restarting outdoor activities for children with autism in Wickford in accordance with COVID19 recommendations
12/10/2020 £10,000 £10,539,000 HAVENS HOSPICES Towards costs for their building fund
12/10/2020 £3,000 £4,536,655 HAVEN HOUSE CHILDREN'S HOSPICE To provide short term respite care to children and young people aged from birth to 19 years who suffer from life threatening or life limiting conditions.
08/10/2020 £9,400 £114,819 HEARING HELP ESSEX LIMITED to help meet increased operational costs arising from an expansion of service in response to demand and unexpected associated costs attributable to the COVID19 pandemic
08/10/2020 £5,000 £474,176 COLCHESTER UNITED FOOTBALL IN THE COMMUNITY to continue community outreach and provide physical and social activities for older and vulnerable people in North East Essex in response to the COVID19 lockdown
08/10/2020 £10,000 ACTIVE SOUTHEND to run engagement activities for young people who have been excluded from mainstream education and involved in crime in Southend
08/10/2020 £5,000 £298,959 COLCHESTER LIFE IN THE UK CIC to provide free tutoring for young people from BAME communities in Colchester during COVID19
06/10/2020 £45,000 £3,921,758 HOMELESS ACTION RESOURCE PROJECT for the Supported Accommodation Team helping those most vulnerable experiencing homelessness into accommodation in Southend
06/10/2020 £40,000 £1,189,917 KIDS INSPIRE to enable online therapy sessions for vulnerable children and young people experiencing mental health issues and respond to the increasing referrals during COVID19, in Essex
06/10/2020 £60,000 £195,472 CITIZENS ADVICE ESSEX to recruit, train and manage new volunteers who will help those experiencing social and economic impact from COVID19 with advice, across Essex
06/10/2020 £40,000 £317,475 AGE CONCERN COLCHESTER & NORTH EAST ESSEX to enable their daycentre to reopen safely and to continue befriending and welfare support experiencing high demand for vulnerable older people during COVID19, in North East Essex.
06/10/2020 £20,189 £312,849 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE for a respite service for children with additional needs who are not able to return to school fulltime during COVID19, in Basildon, Brentwood and surrounding areas.
06/10/2020 £50,000 £904,840 CHESS to support vulnerable homeless people over the winter months during COVID19, across Chelmsford and the surrounding areas
06/10/2020 £40,500 £1,274,654 MID AND NORTH EAST ESSEX MIND to enable safe face to face therapy sessions and improve IT and online therapy during COVID19 for people with mental health issues living in North and Mid Essex
06/10/2020 £46,285 £695,415 HEADWAY ESSEX To help with the operating costs of an organisation supporting adults with acquired brain injury during COVID19.
06/10/2020 £27,627 £2,954,362 OPEN ROAD To improve IT and operations of an organisation helping those with substance misuse, in the justice system or other complex issues during COVID19, across Essex
06/10/2020 £31,000 £2,893,526 SAFER PLACES to provide an annex to the family refuge due to the impact of COVID19, providing safer living conditions and support from a part-time IDVA
06/10/2020 £40,469 £837,453 TRUST LINKS LTD for the operational costs of an organisation providing mental health support to people in South Essex during COVID19
01/10/2020 £10,000 MILL RACE FURNITURE RESTORATION CO-OPERATIVE LTD to help meet running costs during the COVID19 pandemic for a Chelmsford based furniture restoration project, which provides training and skills to improve the wellbeing of people with long term mental health issues
01/10/2020 £5,000 ABBERTON & LANGENHOE CBS TRADING AS THE LION CORNER COMMUNITY SHOP towards fitting out a new community village shop in Colchester
24/09/2020 £5,000 £15,520 FRESHWATERS CONTACT CENTRE towards the core costs of a family liaison service in Harlow
24/09/2020 £10,000 £93,675 TRINITY FAMILY CENTRE towards the general running costs of a charity providing adapted support services to deprived families affected by COVID19 in Southend
24/09/2020 £5,000 ENTERPRISE EAST GROUP CIC towards the operational costs of a community tea room providing NEETs and those who are long term unemployed with training and work experience in West Essex
24/09/2020 £3,500 £13,359 WELLBEING AT GARON PARK CIO towards the costs of establishing a community garden project to support local residents mental health in Southend
24/09/2020 £15,000 £661,306 LIGHTHOUSE FURNITURE PROJECT to continue support for those in need by the provision of food, furniture and domestic appliances in Brentwood, Basildon and adjoining areas during the COVID19 crisis
17/09/2020 £5,000 PHOENIX HEROES CIC to help provide PTSD clinical therapy for Essex veterans
17/09/2020 £4,750 £619,319 SOUTHEND MENCAP to support the provision of daytime yoga classes for adults with learning disabilities during COVID19
17/09/2020 £5,000 ST MARK'S FOOD DROP IN to continue to support families and vulnerable people with food during the COVID19 crisis in and around Rochford plus healthy meals for children during the school holidays
17/09/2020 £3,150 £312,849 BOSP BRIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE to upgrade IT equipment for an organisation supporting children with additional needs across Basildon throughout COVID19
17/09/2020 £9,904 £123,356 ST STEPHEN'S COMMUNITY TRUST to support the costs of reopening a baby and toddler group and a coffee morning for isolated residents in west Thurrock during the COVID19 crisis
10/09/2020 £9,000 £144,840 FERRIERS BARN LIMITED for the salary of a one on one carer at a day centre providing meals, care and activities for people with severe or multiple disabilities in North Essex
10/09/2020 £3,341 £4,652,380 METRO CHARITY towards the purchase of IT equipment to enable isolated, vulnerable clients with HIV across Essex to access services currently being delivered online due to the COVID19 pandemic
03/09/2020 £3,500 £54,848,000 3RD CANVEY ISLAND SCOUT GROUP to support the cost of replacing the roof on the scout hut and also to help with meeting the group’s capitation costs following cessation of activities as a result of the COVID19 crisis.
03/09/2020 £10,000 £1,440,566 METAL CULTURE LIMITED towards additional staff time to help meet the increased demand for the NetPark Wellbeing Project for people with mental health conditions in Southend during COVID19
03/09/2020 £5,000 £314,152 COLCHESTER & TENDRING YOUTH ENQUIRY SERVICE to provide adapted services for young people with mental health issues and to help with reopening their building to keep staff and clients safe during COVID19
27/08/2020 £15,000 £225,873 STEPPING STONES PLAY & LEARN GROUP To help a nursery providing care for children with additional needs reopen and continue with online and telephone support to their families during COVID19
27/08/2020 £4,000 £23,364 THURROCK MENCAP SOCIETY to help re-start weekly dance/fitness sessions post COVID19 for those with special needs
27/08/2020 £5,000 MYTOWN SOUTHEND C.I.C to develop the external space at a community hub to provide a safe drop-in and creative zone to support reduction of social isolation as part of a COVID19 response in Shoeburyness
21/08/2020 £10,000 £640,535 PARC to continue online and telephone support and to reopen the centre supporting children with additional needs and their families during COVID19
21/08/2020 £6,313 £428,065 SOS RAPE CRISIS towards the staff costs of an organisation providing support to women affected by sexual violence during COVID19
20/08/2020 £10,000 £225,941 CROSSROADS BRAINTREE AND CHELMSFORD LTD to help sustain and increase the opening hours of the Day Centre post Covid19 lockdown
20/08/2020 £5,000 £226,896 MALDON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY VOLUNTARY SERVICES to sustain a Connect digital inclusion project supporting elderly people across the Maldon District
13/08/2020 £5,000 £12,036 FOULNESS CONSERVATION & ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY to pay for essential repairs and maintenance on the Heritage Centre property which will be unable to open to the public during 2020 as a result of the COVID19 crisis
13/08/2020 £6,000 £17,328 HARLOW SEA CADETS to assist with the COVID19 affected running costs of a sea cadet unit in Harlow
13/08/2020 £5,000 £219,463 TABOR CENTRE towards the purchase of IT equipment to allow tutoring sessions at a centre for disabled adults in Braintree, to restart after the COVID19 lockdown
13/08/2020 £5,570 £4,008 HARLOW COMMUNITY MENS SHED to purchase a new timber workshop which will provide additional capacity
13/08/2020 £4,000 HARLOW PENGUINS SWIMMING CLUB to assist with the overhead costs of resuming swimming coaching during COVID19 restrictions
13/08/2020 £5,072 £449,947 ACCURO (CARE SERVICES) towards additional IT equipment and PPE to help the centre reopen and provide face to face services after COVID19
13/08/2020 £13,500 £96,559 CANAL BOAT PROJECT to help sustain the core operating costs of a Harlow charity providing fully accessible canal boat experiences as it recovers from the COVID19 crisis
13/08/2020 £5,000 £372,721 RAINBOW SERVICES towards the Harlow Time Credits scheme which encourages and supports volunteering in Harlow
06/08/2020 £6,000 LAMARSH LION COMMUNITY PUB LIMITED towards the costs of reopening and building custom of a community pub after the COVID19 lockdown
06/08/2020 £1,500 £237,085 DENGIE PROJECT TRUST towards the additional costs of deep cleaning the Knightswood Day Centre to enable the reopening and continued support for elderly people living on the Dengie Peninsular during COVID19
06/08/2020 £2,410 £375,741 PBC FOUNDATION to support the production of a magazine for people with PBC during the COVID19 pandemic across Essex
06/08/2020 £4,350 OVER 50'S BLACK MENS FORUM (5BMFORUM) towards the cost of running costs of running awareness and support sessions for black men in Chelmsford during COVID19
30/07/2020 £6,500 THE NEXT CHOSEN GENERATION CIC towards the cost of running workshops for young BAME people to increase aspirations and confidence in Basildon during COVID19
30/07/2020 £5,000 £824,483 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to purchase laptops
23/07/2020 £5,000 £1,352,824 NEXT CHAPTER to help buy furniture for women who have experienced domestic abuse and addiction leaving the refuge into move-on accommodation during COVID19.
23/07/2020 £8,000 £15,545 ROTARY CLUB OF LOUGHTON TRUST FUND to pay for a part time coordinator supporting the operation of community hubs offering free food, clothing and home essentials to those who are vulnerable and in need in the Waltham Abbey, Loughton and North Weald areas during the COVID19 crisis
23/07/2020 £7,800 £173,299 LOUGHTON AND CHIGWELL DISTRICT SYNAGOGUE towards the cost of running a meal delivery service for vulnerable people in Epping Forest during COVID19
16/07/2020 £1,500 5TH CLACTON SCOUT GROUP to support the young members of the Group on camping and activities, once the COVID19 restrictions are lifted
16/07/2020 £5,000 £287,314 RE-CYCLE towards the warehouse rent of a bicycle recycling charity based in Colchester during the COVID19 crisis
16/07/2020 £6,165 £286,998 RED BALLOON FAMILY FOUNDATION to fund positive activities for children and young people during school summer holidays in Epping Forest to address the problems caused by COVID19 for identified families in need
16/07/2020 £320 £663,420 CROSSROADS CARE TENDRING & COLCHESTER towards the cost of providing a young carers group in Colchester and Tendring
16/07/2020 £1,500 £102,002 FAIRVIEW UNDER 5'S to develop the outdoor play area and garden to provide additional learning space to cope with COVID19 restrictions
16/07/2020 £250 £8,930 ABACUS COUNSELLING AND SUPPORT to enable online counselling sessions during the COVID19 crisis to aid the mental health of people in and around Southend
16/07/2020 £6,000 REACH OUT FOR MENTAL HEALTH CIC to fund a new volunteer co-ordinator for six months to help manage the demand on a suicide prevention service due to COVID19
16/07/2020 £5,000 £972,979 SOUTHEND UNITED COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION TRUST towards the costs of re-starting the Senior Shrimpers social and physical activity club in Southend during COVID19
16/07/2020 £6,100 £48,828 INVOLVED for essential costs of a well used community centre in Benfleet during COVID19.
16/07/2020 £5,000 £503,637 THURROCK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP towards the creation of a community space within the church building to support the wellbeing of people in Thurrock
09/07/2020 £5,000 THE DANCE NETWORK ASSOCIATION CIC to provide adapted resources and methods of online dance fitness to engage older people, those with physical restrictions, young people and families in Essex during the COVID19 crisis to aid wellbeing
09/07/2020 £1,350 £83,577 ABBERTON RURAL TRAINING (ART) towards additional equipment and PPE to run the stay at home, grow your own project in North and Mid Essex during COVID19
09/07/2020 £3,000 £34,928 HATFIELD BROAD OAK VILLAGE HALL to support the overhead costs of the village hall following a loss of income during the COVID19 crisis.
09/07/2020 £10,000 £40,792 SAFE (SUPPORTING ASPERGER FAMILIES IN ESSEX) to support those with asperger syndrome and high functioning autism during the COVID19 crisis to protect their mental wellbeing
09/07/2020 £5,000 £85,886 WALTHAM ABBEY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION to sustain an important community facility during the COVID19 crisis and as it prepares to re-open once circumstances permit
03/07/2020 £7,380 £194,306 CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU - BRAINTREE, HALSTEAD & WITHAM to provide resources, adaptations and training to expand remote advice support due to increased demand caused by COVID19
02/07/2020 £5,000 PURLEIGH COMMUNITY SHOP to support a food delivery service for elderly and isolating people affected by the COVID19 crisis
02/07/2020 £5,000 BANGLADESHI WOMENS ASSOCIATION ESSEX (BWAE) CIC towards the provision of culturally appropriate food and educational support the Bangladeshi community in Colchester during COVID19
02/07/2020 £2,000 MAD ABOUT THEATRE COMPANY to support the costs of providing adapted arts activities in the Clacton area to help address anxiety and isolation caused by COVID19
01/07/2020 £8,544 £502,108 TENDRING COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to purchase and fit protective Perspex screens onto four passenger minibuses to protect older and vulnerable people from the COVID-19 virus when they use the community transport service
30/06/2020 £15,000 £180,261 TEEN TALK (HARWICH) to support an organization working with disadvantaged young people in Harwich and surrounds, to recover from the closedown caused by COVID19
30/06/2020 £97,878 £824,483 ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS to establish the Carer and Family Response Service providing information and advice to the whole family experiencing care, housing and wellbeing related issues in Chelmsford and the surround area, over 3 years
30/06/2020 £20,000 GREAT BRAXTED PARISH COUNCIL to install a Play Park to replace and improve the children's playground in Great Braxted for the benefit of the Braxted villages and their surrounds
29/06/2020 £3,475 £1,189,917 KIDS INSPIRE to run a virtual kids lunch club during the school holidays for disadvantaged children and young people in Chelmsford during COVID19
29/06/2020 £5,000 £156,505 BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY to help with operational costs of a charity providing online and telephone support to those with a learning disability during COVID19
26/06/2020 £1,900 ESSEX SHED NETWORK to cover insurance costs in order to sustain five fledgling men's sheds unable to fundraise or operate during COVID19
25/06/2020 £800 £790,392 MELBOURNE PROJECT To buy two laptops for disadvantaged children which will help with their school work
25/06/2020 £1,000 £7,151 FORDHAM VILLAGE HALL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE to help meet monthly overheads following a loss of income during the COVID 19 crisis
25/06/2020 £15,000 £1,352,824 NEXT CHAPTER To employ a new Young Person Violence Adviser supporting those experiencing domestic abuse in their home in North East Essex during COVID19 Crisis
25/06/2020 £5,000 £1,532,309 RURAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF ESSEX to provide free activity packs to isolated and vulnerable adults in the Colchester area to help mitigate the impact of the constraints of the COVID19 crisis
25/06/2020 £6,312 £428,065 SOS RAPE CRISIS towards the staff costs of an organisation providing support to women affected by sexual violence during COVID19
24/06/2020 £9,250 £6,460 ST OSYTH HISTORICAL SOCIETY to purchase upgraded equipment needed for the relocation of the museum of village history in St Osyth
24/06/2020 £5,000 £205,489 WYVERN COMMUNITY TRANSPORT to support staff and PPE costs to enable a community transport service to meet the needs of clients during the COVID19 crisis
24/06/2020 £15,000 £176,280 MID TENDRING EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP to provide vital support to vulnerable families in Tendring during the COVID19 crisis
24/06/2020 £1,000 £65,157 COLCHESTER KORBAN PROJECT (KORBAN) towards a new meeting room for a Colchester charity working with homeless young people
24/06/2020 £1,500 £154,771 WALTON PRE SCHOOL to purchase IT equipment for a pre-school in Walton that are providing extra support throughout the COVID19 pandemic