Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund Grants Awarded

The following projects have been supported through the Fund.  Grant amounts are shown as the total amount awarded at the time the grant offer was made.

Round 11

In Your Shoes Community Hub, Sustainability Project – £17,138
Park Roots Community Interest Company, Edward Kemp Garden – Putting Water in the Right Place – £4,873
Litherland Youth and Community Centre, Community COVID Support Programme – £18,400
North Wales Wildlife Trust, Boosting Big Pool Wood – For People and Wildlife Alike – £11,434
Merseyside Youth Association Ltd, SPACE – Infinity : Building Stronger Communities by Supporting Vulnerable Young People – £18,960
Wirral Holistic Care Services, Survivorship Project for People with Cancer – £2,236
Seaforth Information Network Group, Our Space Homework Club – £2,994
Rhuddlan Town Council, Coed y Brain Community Facility – £4,700
Abundance Centres Refurbish, Sefton Buildings for STEM Education Teaser Project (Especially Engineering) – £4,980
Prestatyn Town Council Denbighshire, CCTV Partnership : Phase 2 Priority Cameras – £12,000
Wirral Ark Dinghy, Refurbishment and Furniture Workshop – £19,960
Christchurch Morton, Parish Community Centre Heating – £15,000

Round 10

Friends of Waterloo Seafront Gardens, Wheeled Wagon – £2,500
Vauxhall Neighbourhood Council, Community Engagement and Development – £9,500
The Gateway Collective, Bootle, Making North Park Community Garden Disability Friendly – £11,475
Marine Lake Users Forum, Hand Sculpted Timber Bench for Rhyl Marine Lake – £2,500
Domestic Abuse Safety Unit North Wales, Rhyl, Family Domestic Abuse Support Worker – £19,700
Positive Futures North Liverpool Limited, “Positive People” – £19,971
Stick ‘n’ Step, Wallasey, Supporting Children with Cerebral Palsy – £20,000
Bee Wirral CIC, Livingstone Street Community Centre, Birkenhead, Bee’s Secret Garden – £9,551
Brunswick Youth and Community Centre, Bootle, The Brunswick Community Kitchen – £11,200
Pinto Community Art CIC, Strand by Me’, Bootle – Community Art Group Workshops – £2,010

Round 9

Crea8ing Careers, Wirral Family Education, Community Wellbeing and Resilience Development – £10,252
NSPCC, Protect and Respect: North Wales – £10,000
Pirates at Art, The Black Pearl New Brighton – BBECF Film Competition 2019 – £500
The Inclusion Network CIC, Bootle, The Next Level – Refurbishment Phase – £15,000
Ykids Ltd, Kingsley and Co, Children’s Literary Enterprise Bootle – £15,000
Sharks Community Trust, The Wirral Mental Health Education for Young People – £12,000
Creative Spaces Company (Liverpool) CIC, The Story Box – £5,000
The Reach Mens Centre CIC, Linacre Neighbourhood Centre-Mens Drop-in – £4,874
The Mix Crosby, Crosby Village Afterschool Youth Café – £4,855
B 4 Biodiversity CIC, Plan Bee a 2020 Vision – Community Beekeeping in Sefton – £5,000
Wirral Debt Advice – £4,350
All Afloat, Sailability Rhyl Marine Lake – £15,376
British Wireless for the Blind Fund, Sefton, Lifeline to the World – £3,293

Round 8

Well On Wirral (CIC), Foodbanks Wirral Cooking skills – £5,000
North Denbighshire Domestic Abuse Service, One Stop Shop – £5,000
Carrbridge Centre Ltd, Wirral, Webb1fusion Youth Projects – £15,787
Hoylake Parade Community Centre, The Quiet Space – £10,000
People First Merseyside Company Limited, Bootle, Don’t Live Lonely Lives – £13,863
Parenting 2000, Crosby, Therapeutic Services – £11,859
Stand North Wales CIC, Parents and Child Learning Together Programme – £7,028
West Rhyl Young People’s Project, Youth Engagement Activity and Wellbeing Project – £20,539
Waterloo Quilters, Leave No One Behind – £4,814
4th Crosby and District St. William of York Scouts, Litherland, A Million Hands Project – £3,475
The Benefit Advice Shop, Rhyl, Home and Hospital Visiting Service – £4,784
Prestatyn Area Business And Community Forum, Promenade Whale Tails – £12,500
Prestatyn Men’s Shed CIC, Equipment for Activities and Securing Shed – £1,500

Round 7

In Your Shoes, Community Hub, Litherland – £7,140
Venus Working Creatively With Young Women, Our Place – Sefton Care Leavers Project – £11,214
The Open Door Centre Wirral – Creative, Artistic Mental Health Provisions and Events – £7,000
The Rhyl Little Theatre, Building Capacity to Help Sustain the Theatre – £20,000
Linacre Bridge Community Hub, Community Cohesion, Bootle – £17,775
Conquer Life CIC, Bootle VIBE Delta Youth Project – £12,000
The Orrell Trust, Over 55’s Projects, Bootle – £13,765
Women’s Enterprising Breakthrough, Birkenhead Youth Manager Post – £21,500
Marsh Community Association, Digital Phoenix, Rhyl – £4,816
Clybiau Plant Cymru Kids’ Clubs, Playing Renewable Workshops and Activity Development, North Wales – £4,984

Round 6

Veterans In Sefton, Volunteers Project – £14,500
River And Sea Sense Ltd, Waterwise Lifesaving Workshops – £12,500
Home-Start Southport & Formby, Family Support – £5,000
St. Leonard’s Youth & Community Centre, Resilience Worker – £18,615
The Osborne Trust, Together Times – £13,432
The Docklands Trail, Collingwood – £18,338
Wirral Environmental Network, Improving Life Chances Project – £4,700
Energy Projects Plus, Supporting People Out of Fuel Poverty, Seacombe – £24,415

Round 5

Wirral Churches’ Ark Project, Wirral Dinghies – £10,000
4 The Community CIC, Active in Rhyl – £10,400
Friends of Hilbre Island, Interpretation Plan – £5,000
Kindfulness Coffee Club, The Kindfull Kitchen – £15,000
North Wales Little Tern Group, Volunteer and Visitor Reception Hut – £1,140
Salvation Army Bootle, Hope Centre – £4,922
Sefton Women’s and Children’s Aid, SWACA (Adults) Group Support Project – £19,000
New Brighton Baptists Church, Christians Against Poverty Life Skills – £3,000
Headway (Conwy & Denbighshire), Help People with Disabilities to Get Fit – £2,500
Choose Life The Prisoners Initiative, Criminal Exploitation and Addiction Project Sefton – £4,220
North Wales Women’s Centre, Renaissance Project – £4,500
Royden Park Ranger Volunteer Group, Irby Quarry Meadows Restoration – £3,165
Wirral Society of The Blind and Partially Sighted, See Our Way to a Warm and Bright Future – £4,153
The UTS Foundation, Community Sport and Health Hub, Hoylake – £12,000
Wallasey Village United Reformed Church, Village Rooms Phase 2 – £13,500

Round 4

Emmanuel Baptist Church, Community Cafe in Netherton- £25,000
Swan Women’s Centre, Therapeutic Allotment Project – £13,814
RISE (reach, Inspire, Support, Educate), The Great Outdoors – £8,232
Rhuddlan Town Council, Fresh Air Gym – £3,500
Friends of Hoylake and Meols in Bloom, Defibrillator for Queens Park – £1,875
Stick ‘n’ Step, Supporting Local Children with Cerebral Palsy in Wallasey – £10,000
Wirral Connect, Supporting Families Bereaved by Suicide – £4,500
Sharks Community Trust, Inclusive Rugby in Moreton, Wirral – £10,070
Cohiba Productions, Working with Women Leaving Care in Sefton, Merseyside – £5,000
Christchurch Moreton, Parish Community Centre Refurbishment – £11,250
Book of You CIC, Dementia Project in North Wales – £6,400
The Growing Environment, Lansdowne Place, Birkenhead – A Feast for the Soul – £12,168

Round 3

Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust, Dragons and Communities, Reconnecting Wildlife and People – £3,800
Vale of Clwyd Angling Club, Riverside Maintenance and Improvements for River Elwy St Asaph – £1,795
Crosby and District Scout Council, Crosby Scouting Enabling Scouting for All – £3,000
Friends Of Derby Park, Community Events and Activities – £3,100
Denbighshire Home Start, Coastal Volunteer Project – £4,834
Bidston Lighthouse C.I.C. Renew Derelict Gate from Bidston Hill to Bidston Lighthouse – £2,000
Pirates at Art, The Black Pearl New Brighton – £500
Sandbox Digital Ltd, Technology Meets Nature in Bootle – £4,950
Greasby Community Association, Friends of Coronation Park Playground – £8,650
Claire House, Hospice to Home Outreach Play – £12,545
West Wirral Boys Club, Full Heating System Renewal – £8,940
The Fillies GFC, South Sefton Community Sports and Health Development Worker – £16,000
Friends of Prestatyn Railway Station, Raised Beds on Disused Platform – £2,750
Feeding Britain, Birkenhead School Holiday Food and Fun – £13,636

Round 2

Dee Estuary Voluntary Wardens, Hoylake & West Kirby Education and Protection Project – £4,770
Flintshire Disability Forum, Social Group and Befriending Service – £5,000
Sefton Council, ‘Communities Growing Together’ in Sefton’s Parks and Greenspaces – £12,000
River And Sea Sense Ltd, Waterwise Lifesaving Workshops – North Wales – £4,848
FareShare in Merseyside, Wirral & North Wales, Surplus Food Redistribution – £12,500
Alt Valley Community Trust, Adventure Play for Kids & Families at Walton – £7,846
Prestatyn Offa’s Dyke Society, Hillside Shelter Prestatyn – £5,000
The Rhyl Little Theatre, Fly-Tower Roof Repair – £4,947
Allandale Community Youthworks, Seacombe, Allandale Sports and Amateur Boxing Refurbishment – £8,000
St Asaph Allotment Assoc., Gardening Facilities for Wheelchair Bound Persons – £5,000
Bootle Tool Shed, Community Workshop – £5,000
St Nicholas Church PCC, Church Hall Community Use – £5,000
Netherton Park Community Association, Every Penny Counts Financial Inclusion Project – £12,688
The Open Door Centre, Beating the Blues CCBT – Innovative Therapeutic Support – £4,966
Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council, New Brighton’s Mermaid Trail – £10,935
North Denbighshire Domestic Abuse Service, STAR Project – £4,000

Round 1

The Aspiration Trust, Community Centre Development – £15,605
Sefton Talking Newspapers, Advertising Campaign 2015/2016 – £1,000
Rice Lane Community Association, City Farm – Farmyard Revitalisation – £10,000
SAFE Regeneration Ltd, Destination Bootle – Green Scheme – £15,000
Melrose Club, Melrose Hall Heating Project – £5,200
Prestatyn Men’s Shed, Men’s Shed – £5,000
Hoylake Parade Community Centre, External Disabled Platform Lift – £5,000
Acronova Gymnastic Club Birkenhead North Biomass Heating Boiler – £6,000
Music in Hospitals, Musical Memories North Wales, Sefton and The Wirral – £4,350
Home-Start Wirral, Support and Training for Charity Shop Volunteers – £4,838
Park Roots CIC, Edward Kemp Community Garden – £8,607
12th Crosby (St. Luke’s) Scout Group, Tent Replacement – £900
The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside, Our Precious Resources – £20,000
Emmaus Merseyside, Seaforth Community Open Space and Participation Garden – £12,000