East Coast 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.  All awards made are subject to contract.

Round 14

Age UK Lindsey, The East Coast ‘Reaching Out’ Project – Reducing Social Isolation, £27,422
Bells and Whistles Exercise Group, Posts & Paths, £1,000
Blackfriars Arts Centre Limited, New Heating and Hot Water Boiler, £22,800
Christian Action & Resource Enterprise Ltd, CARE Community Hub, Renovation Project, £50,000
East Lindsey District Council, Sutton on Sea – Educational Bin Installation, £21,493
Hanseatic Union, King’s Lynn and West Norfolk, Migrant Health Support, £11,041
Hardings Pits Community Association Ltd, Purchase Two Mowers for Conservation/Biodiversity Management, £5,000
Keelby Sports Association, Keelby Sports Association Solar Panels and Battery Storage, £12,408
North Lynn Methodist Church, North Lynn – Community Garden Renovation, £4,982
Run With It, Bridlington Football Club – Run With It Education Centre, £5,000
Sea Cadets Wells-next-the-Sea, Wells-next-the-Sea SCC Stand Up Paddleboard Provision, £4,779
Snettisham Beach Sailing Club, Installation of Solar Thermal Water Heating and Upgrade Shower Facilities, £13,645
The Health Gospel CIC, Recruitment of a Project Development Officer, £15,720
Wells Maltings Trust, Wells Maltings Youth Group Project, £5,000
Welwick Village Hall, Welwick Village Hall – Indoor Bowls Equipment, £2,732
West Marsh Development Trust Ltd, Household Support for Ukrainian Refugees, £4,336
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, Flamborough and Spurn, East Coast – New Solar Provision, £16,000
Your Community Hub CIC, Improvement of Cleethorpes Sandpit, £14,720

Round 13

Art Regeneration and Community Heritage Ltd, Creating a Warm and Welcoming Environment in our Community Café – £5,000
Bells and Whistles Exercise Group, Picnic for the Parish – £1,000
Centre4, Centre4 Creatives – £23,377
City Church (Great Grimsby & North East Lincolnshire), Little Gems Toddler Group – £5,000
Crea Norfolk CIC, Kings Lynn – Recycling, Upcycling, Repairing and Modifying Wearable Textiles – £3,714
East Coast Elite, East Coast Elite 2023 – £3,601
Fosdyke Playing Field, Upgrade and Repairs Social Club Refurbishment – £5,000
Grimsby in Bloom, Community Garden – £12,000
Hollym Village Hall, Modernisation Project – £22,100
Ingleborough Care Farm CIC, Gardening Tools & Wheel Barrows – £2,730
Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service, East Coast Volunteer Co-ordinator: Environmental – £30,527
MensCraft, Positive Activities: Kings Lynn – £19,353
Parish of Boston, Boston Foodbank Community Garden – £2,200
Skegness Town Bowling Club, Replacement Mower – £4,727
Skipsea Village Hall, Skipsea Play Park – £10,000
Sutton Bridge Community Larder, Support Funding for Overheads at a Time of Increased Demand – £7,500
The Curlew Centre Community Hub, Solar Panels with Battery Storage, Curlew Centre, Sutton Bridge – £38,000
The Fitties CIC Humberston, Fitties Beach: Conservation Project – £11,470
The Laceby Community Collective, The Pavilion of Possibilities: Making it Sound & Secure – £31,540

Round 12

Buglife – The Invertebrate Conservation Trust, Get Kings Lynn Buzzing! Pollinator Workshops for Schools – £8,900
Citizens Advice Hull and East Riding, Withernsea Cost of Living Crisis: Advice Service – £36,767
Gaywood Community Centre, Main Hall Refurbishment – £20,000
Green Futures Greater Grimsby Ltd, Reducing Social Isolation – £20,542
National Coastwatch Institution, New Station (Brancaster) – £7,500
NEL Carelink, North East Lincolnshire Digital Telecare Replacement Programme (Second Phase) – £17,154
North Somercotes Bowls Club, Changing to a More Eco-Friendly System of Bowls Greenkeeping – £1,391
Nurture Nature Forest School CIC, North East Lincolnshire: Trainee Forest School Leader Positions – £5,000
On Track Fishing, Fishing for Mental Health Wellbeing in Lincolnshire – £4,215
Royal Air Forces Association, North East Lincolnshire: Befriending – £5,000
Seagull Recycling Ltd, The ECO ARK (Acts of Random Kindness) Project – £34,500
Shaping Up Stallingborough, Stallingborough Playing Fields: Benches and Train – £5,000
The Long Sutton Men’s Shed, Youth Shed Project: Silverwood Tearooms Site – £25,000
Welholme Works, Protecting the Future (Grimsby) – £24,000
West Norfolk Autism Group (WNAG), Sensory, Soft Play and Swimming for the Senses – £5,000

Round 11

8th Boston (Wyberton) Scout Group, New Craft Workshop – £4,000
Art Regeneration and Community Heritage Ltd, Reducing Carbon Footprint – £5,000
Boston Community Transport, Continuation Support – £5,000
Centrepoint Outreach Boston, Activities and Community Engagement Project – £37,144
Christian Action and Resource Enterprise, Combatting Furniture Poverty – £10,000
Friend in Deed, North Norfolk and Coastal Wind Farm Community Project – £2,411
Holderness Fishing Industry Group, Industry-Led Lost Fishing Gear Locating Service for the Holderness Coast – £28,850
Hope Housing Bridlington, Support for the Vulnerable in Bridlington – £5,000
King’s Lynn Debt Centre, Client Support – £1,795
King’s Lynn Worfolk Boat Trust, Skipper Training – £1,766
Lincolnshire YMCA, East Coast and Rural East Lindsey Youth Outreach Project – £16,148
Mablethorpe Area Partnership, Tide Turners supporting Vulnerable Groups Going Forward – £5,000
Mighty Mariners Boxing Academy, Helping Young People – £4,000
Nelson’s Journey, Bereavement Support for Children and young People in King’s Lynn – £5,000
Oasis Community Hub Wintringham, Family Resilience and Support – £17,500
St. Andrew’s Hospice Grimsby, Sensory Room Equipment – £5,000
The Faraway CIC, Neurodiverse Peer to Peer Support – £14,154
The Hinge Centre, After School Matters – £35,736

Round 10

A.F.C Grainthorpe, Portable Floodlights and Goals 2021/2022 – £4,505
Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk, Food for Thought – £12,082
Cudox Wellbeing CIC, Cudox Therapy – Community Counselling Services, £32,324
Foresight (North East Lincolnshire) Limited, Taking the Dis out of Disability Outdoor Activity Centre – £32,500
Grimsby in Bloom, Early Intervention Workshops – £5,000
Grimsby, Cleethorpes & District Citizens Advice Bureau, North East Lincolnshire – Covid Impact Reduction Project – £24,900
Hornsea Coastwatch NCI, Eyes on the Coast – £1,500
Hunstanton Concert Band, Director of Music – £1,300
Inspired Equine Assisted Learning CIC, Horses Helping Children Living with Autism in South Lincolnshire – £12,000
Jacobs Well Appeal, Supporting Covid Recovery Bridlington – Food, Clothing and Kindness – £5,000
King’s Lynn Winter Night Shelter, King’s Lynn Winter Night Shelter 2021-22 Winter Season – £12,958
LIVES, East Coast Critical Care Car (Call Sign Medic50) – £49,699
Old Hunstanton Village Hall, Old Hunstanton Village Hall Toilet Refurbishment – £7,050

Round 9

Access – Supporting Migrants in East Anglia, ACCESS – Multi Lingual Project Worker Costs – £16,600
Bells and Whistles Exercise Group, St. Peter’s Nature Watch and Bird-Hide – £2,000
Citizens Advice South Lincolnshire, A Migrant Worker Helpline Advice Service for Coastal Lincolnshire – £13,320
Cleethorpes Town FC, Clee Town Connecting With The Community – £17,710
East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) Ltd, Bridlington Detached Youth Work Project – £15,090
Emerge Hub CIC, Sex-workers Support Hub – Grimsby – £50,000
Mablethorpe Men’s Shed, Men’s Shed Refurbishment – £15,516
North Somercotes Bowls Club, 60th Anniversary Celebratory Membership Drive – £1,285
St John Ambulance, St John Boston : Replacement Defibrillator Fund – £4,320
Sutton Bridge Community Larder, Proposed Community Larder : Railway Lane, Sutton Bridge – £19,250
The Benjamin Foundation, North West Norfolk : Youth Work – £32,376
The Matthew Project, Bounce Back: West Norfolk Young People’s Mental Health Support – £15,000
Welholme Works, Heneage Ward Grimsby : Reaching our Groups and Families – £3,759

Round 8

Agape Care Foodbank, Long Sutton Foodbank – £2,397
Bells and Whistles Exercise Group, COVID Community Gardens Project – £1,000
City Church (Great Grimsby & North East Lincolnshire) Community Hall, Grimsby, Post Covid Bounce Back – £4,798
Headway Lincolnshire, Boston District, South Holland & East Lindsey – £20,000
Hornsea Indoor Bowls Club, Hornsea IBC – Continuation – £5,000
Lincolnshire YMCA Ltd, East Coast Youth Outreach Project – £29,777
Marie Curie, Community Nurses – £13,893
Pandora Project, King’s Lynn Recovery Programme – £44,040
Social Issues in South Lincolnshire, Long Sutton – £1,020
The Hinge Centre, Inclusion Worker and Community Support Worker – £36,356
The North End Trust, True’s Yard Community Hub Project – £5,000
West Norfolk Carers, Linking Carers Together – £35,000

Round 7

A Walk in the Park – £17,016
Asthma Relief, Asthma Relief at Work on the East Coast – £4,940
Bridlington Town AFC, Future Football Foundations – Eat, Sleep, Football, Repeat – £29,559
Cleethorpes Community Sports and Education Community, Trin Renovation – £27,735
Cruse Bereavement Care, King’s Lynn and West Norfolk – Expanding Bereavement Support Provision – £36,073
Grimsby in Bloom, Garden Cafe – £5,000
Hornsea Inshore Rescue, Sea Safe Training Project – £8,000
Oasis Community Hub, Wintringham Oasis Family Learning and Support – Zero Waste Project – £17,136
St. Andrew’s Hospice Ltd, Refurbishment Project – £37,944
Sussex Bowling Club, Rescue the Sussex Bowling Club – £5,000
The Long Sutton Men’s Shed, Extension and Conversion of Shed 3 – £5,000

Round 6 

Creative Start Arts in Health C.I.C., The Great Escape – £28,600
East Lindsey District Council, Mablethorpe Boat Shed – £17,986
Emerge Hub C.I.C., Supporting Street Sex Workers – Grimsby – £15,063
Gaywood Community Centre, Re-Wiring – £15,000
Ghetto Lincs C.I.C., Road Safety Awareness – £4,880
Hope Street Trust (HST), Galley Employability Cafe – £24,875
Hull Children’s University, A Letterbox Club for Grimsby – £15,898
Inspired Equine Assisted Learning C.I.C., Horses Helping People with Dementia and their Carers – £4,500
Lincolnshire Extreme Sports Association, ECCF Film Competition 2019 – £500
Lincolnshire Lowland Search and Rescue, Expanding the Organisation – £4,850
Linkage Community Trust, Linkage Green Cafe Refurbishment – £4,630
Louth Town Juniors FC – Saltfleetby, Installation of Solar Panels and Air Source Heating System – £5,000
Samaritans of Boston, Lincolnshire, Being There For Outreach, Recruitment, Training and Listening – £9,000
Spurn Bird Observatory Trust Ltd, Easington Little Tern Protection Scheme – £22,880
Sussex Pavilion Community Group C.I.O., Sussex Pavilion Disabled Toilet Provision – £18,072
The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, My Guide – Lincolnshire Coastline – £25,576
We’ll Meet Again Museum C.I.O., Avro Lancaster Virtual Reality Experience – £12,200
Willoughby Road Allotments Association, Community Building Improvements – £1,530

Round 5

Anderby Parish Council, Anderby Creek Disabled Beach Access Improvements – £17,000
Boston Sea Cadets, New Champ Engine – £4,500
Citizens Advice, Lindsey, Coastal Advice in Skegness and Mablethorpe – £35,000
Community Learning in Partnership (CLIP) C.I.C., Mablethorpe Multi-Use Skills Unit – £29,574
Favour Foundation Limited – Your Place, Oasis Garden Buddy Scheme (East Marsh, Grimsby) – £18,407
Keelby Sports Association, Drainage Improvement and Maintenance Equipment – £2,880
King’s Lynn Winter Night Shelter, Summer Coordinator – £10,000
Long Sutton Bowls Club, Replace Old Equipment – £1,434
SASH, Resettlement of Young People Facing Homelessness on East Riding Coast – £17,210
Somercotes Stars Ltd, Technology for Preschool & After School Club – £3,462
Withernsea Pier and Promenade Association Ltd, The Withernsea Pier Viewing Platform – £38,618
Wrangle Parish Council, Toilet Block Refurbishment – £5,000
Zion Methodist Church Boston, Energy Saving – £2,000

Round 4

Art Regeneration and Community Heritage Ltd, Creating a Conference Room – £5,000
Boston Community Transport, Continued Provision of Transport – £5,000
Chelmsford Avenue Neighbourhood Watch South, Community Garden – £4,900
East Coast Gymnastics, Fast Track & Landing Area – 5,000
East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) Ltd, Bridlington Youth Coalition – Young People’s Outreach Project – £30,000
Furnichurch, Mablethorpe and Coastal Strip, Appointment of Part-time Warehouse Supervisor – £16,000
Grimsby Triathlon Club, Introduction to Open Water Swimming – £3,000
Grimsby, Cleethorpes and District Dial a Ride, Fleet Enhancement – £25,000
Habrough Village Hall, New Kitchen and Furniture – £10,910
Hornsea Rescue, Hornsea Lifeboat Project – £5,782
Ingoldisthorpe Parish Council, Memorial Orchard Garden – £8,396
LIVES (Lincolnshire Integrated Voluntary Emergency Service), ECCF Film Competition 2018 – £500
Mablethorpe and Sutton Town Council, Skate Park Shelter – £1,280
North Cotes Football Club, New Equipment – £4,632
Sutton Bridge and Wingland Parish Council, New Sports Pavilion for Sutton Bridge – 15,000
Wainfleet All Saints Town Council, New Children’s Play Area – £25,000
Waltham Parish Council, Play Area Upgrade – £9,600
Withernsea Town Council, Withernsea Promenade & Slipway Lighting – £5,000

Round 3

Boston & South Holland Talking Newspaper, Easier Management & Use of Wallets – £1,600
Boston Women’s Aid, Moving On Together (MOT) – £24,500
Bridlington Sports and Community Club, Renew Lighting and Smoke Alarm System and Refurbish Interior Community Area – £7,566
Easington Youth Club, Replacement of Easington Play Park – £25,000
Fulstow Village Hall, Youth Support Project – £3,650
Fusion Boxing Fit, Fusion Community Hub – £5,000
Grimsby Snaprats Community Basketball Clubs, Grimsby Snaprats Development Team – £2,376
Holton le Clay Parish Council, 8 Acres Skate and Sport Park – £20,000
Holton-le-Clay Cricket Club, Ground Improvements – £3,065
Home-Start Lincolnshire (HSL), Coastal Family Support – East Lindsey & Boston Area – £40,126
Ingoldisthorpe Church Hall, Committee Village Hall Access – £13,472
Laceby in Bloom, Laceby Chalk Stream Educational Project and Victoria Park Wild Flower Meadow Planting – £2,564
Lincolnshire Gliding Club, High Flying Girls – £2,100
North Somercotes Bowls Club, Replacement of Bowls Club Mower at North Somercotes – £4,900
The Curlew Community Centre C.I.O., Bridge Room Air Conditioning – £3,500
The Hinge Centre Ltd, Telephone System Upgrade – £3,316
The Hollis Recreational Ground, Hollis Community Room – £4,950
Welholme Works Ltd, Breakfast Club for the Homeless – £8,000
West Norfolk Carers, Caring Communities – £29,640

Round 2

Blackfriars Arts Centre Ltd, Refurbishment of Kitchen at Blackfriars Arts Centre – £18,820
East of England Apples and Orchards Project, Orchards for Lincolnshire Coast Schools – £3,900
Grimsby Ancient Mariners Walking Football Club, Grimsby Ancient Mariners Development – £2,750
Grimsby In Bloom Solutions C.I.C., Pan in the Park – £5,000
Home-Start Norfolk, Norfolk Coastline – Supporting Families, Changing Lives – £39,726
Hornsea Rescue, New PPE Equipment – £4,599
Humberside Police, Lifestyle – £5,000
King’s Lynn Norfolk Boat Trust, The Restoration and Re-Launch of the 1900 Fishing Boat Baden Powell – £14,451
Music in Hospitals (North Office), Concerts with a Cuppa – £4,200
Nichols Youth Project, North Somercotes Youth Centre – £2,150
REAL Hull and East Riding, Legal High Education – £15,600
The Hull Children’s University, Children and Community Development Project (Different Locations Throughout East Coast) – £18,430
The Village Church Farm, Holly House – £44,549

Round 1

1st Healing Scout Group, Scouting for Everyone and Scout Hut Refurbishment – £4,500
Asthma Relief, Asthma Relief at Work on The East Coast – £4,853
Bridlington Rugby Football Union Club Ltd, Bridlington Rugby Club and Community Space Renovation – £30,000
Foresight (North East Lincolnshire) Limited, Scartho Library – Parents and Toddlers – £5,000
Grainthorpe & Conisholme Village Association Playing Field, Grainthorpe. Replacement of Infrastructure and Facilities – £4,116
Health & Wellbeing Stroke Association, Voluntary Group West Norfolk Health and Wellbeing Hydrotherapy and Tai Chi Project – £5,000
Humber Rescue, Upgrading of Crew Members’ Survival Suits – £4,000
Lincolnshire Extreme Sports Association, X-Site Skatepark Beginners Area – £4,500
LIVES (Lincolnshire Integrated Voluntary Emergency Service), East Coast Responders – £25,119
Mablethorpe Christian Fellowship, Open House Mablethorpe – £22,833
One to One Project King’s Lynn, Assistant Project Manager Post – £21,186
Roots Project C.I.C., Our Roots in Photography – £4,748
Second Thoughts East Yorkshire, STEY With Us – £4,970 1
Tetney Playing Field and Village Hall Association, Provision of Children’s Play Area at Village Hall – 30,000
The Coastal Scout Group, Repair and Renovate the Scout Beach Hut – £3,000
The Enterprise Community Hall, Disabled Doors to Front of Building – £1,000
The Lounge FC Holton le Clay Cricket Club, Pitch Help and Sports Equipment – £1,800
West Norfolk Befriending, Coastal – £5,000
Wrangle Parish Council, Outdoor Fitness Project – £4,380
Your Community Hub C.I.C., Heart of the Hub – Humberston – £4,500