Case studies

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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The Suit Works

Established in 2016, The Suit Works had an immediate impact in helping people of all ages back into work. The Suit Works is a unique project in South Yorkshire which provide suits, shirts and shoes as well as accessories for job interviews to disadvantaged and unemployed men in Sheffield. Funding of £3,000 from the AESSEAL […]

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Harthill Tea Day Social Club

Harthill Tea Day Social Club is a community group which run fortnightly tea days for elderly people in Harthill, Tiverton and the surrounding areas, as well as also arranging trips for their members. The group has been running for 67 years and was originally set up as an over 60s social club in 1951. More […]

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