Okehampton United Charities. Funding for the community.

Who we have helped

Okehampton United Charities – Grants 2017

The Okehampton United Charity’s Board of Trustees have met monthly in 2017 and awarded 29 grants to local groups / organisations and individuals, a detailed breakdown is below. The Board of Trustees have also agreed a loan of £24,000 to OkeRail CIC to facilitate the hiring of two trains from Okehampton to London in 2017.

The Trustees of Okehampton Educational Foundation have agreed 6 individual scholarships / bursaries in 2017 1 group grant and released £48,000 to Okehampton College from its allocation and £27,000 to Okehampton Primary School from its allocation.

 

Date

Group

Grant

OUC June 2017

1 individual chairs crisis grants

£250

Harvest Workers Co-operative

£3,900

Okehampton Chamber of Trade

£7,813

Nonviolent Communication Course

£900

3 Regional Sporting Grants

£1,350

OEF June 2017

Okehampton College

£35,000

Okehampton Primary School

£27,000

OUC May 2017

1 individual chairs crisis grants

£250

Relate Exeter and District

£6,040

Okehampton Model Flying Club

£1,400

Okehampton Excelsior Silver Band 

£50

Meldon Fields Resident Group

£105

Patient Participation Group

£511.18

Mental Health Peer Support Group

£1,200

OEF May 2017

Phoenix Project

£625

Okehampton College

£13,000

OUC April 2017

1 individual chairs crisis grants

£250

Okehampton Men in Sheds CIC

£2,889

Torridge, North, Mid, West Devon Citizens Advice

£25,000

Individual Regional Sporting Achievement

£450

OUC March 2017

2 individual chairs crisis grants

£674

The Turning Tides project

£13,560

Okehampton Festival of Food and Music

£600

Community Exercise Support Group

£1,111

Tavistock & District Asperger’s Group

£180

Time for Life

£975

OEF March 2017

1 individual bursary +

£600

1 individual scholarship

£750

OUC February 2017

Ockment Centre

£10,000

Individual Regional Arts Achievement

£450

OUC January 2017

OkeRAIL CIC

£24,000 (loan)

Okehampton United Ecclesiastical Charity

£2,500

Okehampton College

£2,000

OEF January 2017

3 individual bursary +

£1,800

1 individual scholarship

£750

 

Okehampton United Charities – Grants 2016

OUC Trustees met monthly in 2016 and awarded grants to 42 local groups and individuals totalling approximately £230,000. A detailed breakdown of the groups supported by OUC in 2016 is below.

Date Group Grant
November 2016 Christmas Lunch £200
West Devon Methodist Circuit – Youth Project £5,000
Wren Music – Lantern Project 2017 £9,500
Individual Educational Bursary £450
October 2016 Tor Support Services £9,359
Okehampton Argyle Football Club £121
September 2016 All Saints Church £438
Time for Life £188
OCRA £31,000
Individual Sporting Achievement £450
August 2016 Community Building TBC
Ockment Centre – Work Club £8,320
July 2016 DCC Learning Disability Day Services £6,200
June 2016 Older Peoples Network £100
Two Moors Festival £3,200
Young Devon £15,000
Ockment Centre £5,235
Carers Support Group £2,327
May 2016 North Dartmoor Search and Rescue Team £25,000
Relate £4,370
Okehampton Squash and Racketball Club £250
ACOT £7,200
April 2016 Okehampton Rugby Football Club £38,500
March 2016 Okehampton Citizens Advice £25,000
Autism Awareness £205
Festival of Food and Music £500
Battle of the Bands £5,000
Time for Life £982
February 2016 Okehampton + District Community Transport Group £12,000
PPG – Okehampton Medical Centre £375
Okehampton Friendly Circle £700
Okehampton Tennis Club £160
Tor Support Services £960
OCRA £3,600
Okehampton College £2,000
Okehampton United Ecclesiastical Charity £2,500
January 2016 Parkinsons Group Okehampton £950
Okehampton Community Archive £500
Dartmoor Railway Supporters Association £950
Okehampton Men in Sheds £200
Individual Arts Achievement £450
Queens 90th Birthday Celebration £500


Okehampton Educational Foundation – Allocations and Grants 2016

OEF Trustees met eleven times in 2016 and awarded grants of approximately £100,000 to local groups and £75,000 to local youngsters undertaking further education. A detailed breakdown of the groups, allocations and individual grants awarded by OEF in 2016 is below.

Date Group Grant
November 2016 Okehampton Rotary – Adventure 7 £9,660
Music Centre (2018 / 19) £15,000
PLO – Okehampton College £56,000
2 Bursaries £900
1 Bursary + £600

2 Scholarships

£1,500
October 2016

10 Bursaries

£4,500
2 Bursary + £1,200
6 Scholarships £4,500
September 2016 Primary Support Partnership £500
7 Bursaries £3,150
3 Bursary + £1,800
20 Scholarships £15,000
August 2016 19 Bursaries £8,550
40 Scholarships £30,000
July 2016 Ukulele Club £100
May 2016 Wren Music £7,230
April 2016 1 Bursary £450
March 2016 Rotary Club of Okehampton £5800
Room 13 – Independent Living £2,000
1 Bursary + £600
1 Bursary £450
February 2016 Okehampton College – Computers and Software £10,000
1 Bursary + £600
1 Bursary £450
January 2016 2 individual Scholarships £1,500