Case studies

Forge Community Partnership

The Forge Community Partnership is dedicated to improving the quality of life of the residents of Hoyland and the surrounding areas in Barnsley. The organisation’s Youth Partnership received grant funding of £1,100 from the Henry Boot Grassroots Endowment Fund for South Yorkshire to run youth led activities for the benefit of the wider community. Eight […]

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South Yorkshire Chaplaincy and Listening Service

South Yorkshire Chaplaincy and Listening Service (SYCLS) is a charity that aims to preserve and protect good physical and mental health through the provision of listening, chaplaincy services and confidential pastoral care to individuals both in and out of the workplace. They work inclusively and provide an independent, confidential service supporting people through the challenges […]

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Deakin & Withers Fund Case Study

The Deakin and Withers fund was able to provide support to Anne*, who was struggling under the limited support provided by pension credits, especially after having just moved to smaller accommodation, which had required a number of necessary expenditures. The support of the fund enabled her to pay for both her electricity and gas in one go […]

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Business & Education Together Foundation

The Business and Education Together Foundation work with children and young people, providing support and teaching to assist them in developing their skills, capabilities and employability. Their aim is to enable them to better participate in society as mature, ambitious and qualified individuals. They currently have one part-time member of staff who is supported by […]

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Doncaster Plant Works Youth Club

The Doncaster Plant Works Amateur Boxing Club has opened up it’s centre to hold a weekly youth club in response to the level of deprivation faced by children in Hexthorpe where the club is based. Thanks to funding of £719.00 from the Doncaster Community Grassroots Endowment Fund the club can run more sessions for longer […]

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Dearne Playhouse

Situated in the heart of the Dearne Valley, The Dearne Playhouse is a legacy of the Miners Welfare Association. The theatre in Goldthorpe aims to provide socially inclusive access to high quality creative and artistic experiences for local residents. The playhouse is a well loved community asset which local people are proud of. With a […]

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