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Funding for Projects that Support Disadvantaged Young People

Posted: Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:40

Funding for Projects that Support Disadvantaged Young People

Smaller charities and Special Needs Schools can apply to the St James's Place Charitable Foundation for a small grant of up to £10,000.

The Foundation will support projects that provide services to young people (under the age of 25) who suffer from physical or mental health difficulties or conditions, a life threatening degenerative illness, or who are disadvantaged (including young people under the age of 25 caring for others).

Previously funded projects include:

Hope Support Services – a grant of £2,500 to help fund two-part time youth workers to work with young people at youth sessions, trips and activities and on specific projects.

Vauxhall City Farm Riding Therapy Centre which received a grant of £9,912 to help fund the salary costs of a qualified Riding Instructor to coach riding sessions for disabled and disadvantaged children and young people aged 4 to 18.

Applications can be submitted at any time.

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