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Who gets a share of £20,000? YOU decide!

Come along on Tuesday night and place your votes in the Langside Community Budgeting Event.
Eleven local organisations have made applications, listed below, and local people will decide which preferred projects will be funded. Drop in any time between 6 and 9, view the ‘market stall’ style presentations, score every project from 1 to 5 and leave when you like. The money will be shared with the projects with the highest scores.

Tuesday 24th January, 6 to 9pm, Queens Park FC Pavillion, Letherby Drive.

# Group About the Project How Much £
1 97th Glasgow Girl Guide Unit Funding is requested towards the cost of a Girl Guiding Adventure Weekend involving a programme of structured, instructed and professionally supervised outdoor activities. £650
2 Battlefield Primary After School Care Funding is requested to purchase a range of equipment for cookery sessions and outdoor/active play sessions for the children. £999.91
3 The Church of the Pentacost Funding is requested to assist with the upgrade of the gents and ladies toilets and provide a baby changing facility in the Memorial Hall. £5,393
4 The Refugee Survival Trust Funding is requested towards the ‘Access to Education and Employment programme’ through which small grants would be awarded to Asylum Seekers and Refugees to facilitate entry to training, education or work places. £3,000
5 Finn’s Place Funding is requested in order to run Wellbeing Practices to enable people to improve their mental well-being. Learning tools and techniques that can be used at home to help with stress, managing emotions and anxiety would also be provided. £3,000
6 The Mount Befriending Service Funding is requested towards the purchase of promotional materials to generate more ‘Befriender Volunteers’ as well as social activities for clients and volunteers. £1,500
7 Mount Florida Primary Parent Partnership Funding is requested for electronic devices to aid digital learning and ensure that pupils can become familiar with the learning programmes that are a vital element of Curriculum for Excellence. £2,000
8 Queens Park Arena Limited Funding is requested for venue infrastructure at Queens park Arena. For example, safety and space signage, pedestrian cable protection and Distribution Board. £2,920
9 Langside Community Heritage Funding is requested to enable the purchase of banners and leaflets to promote events; materials for practical activities; voice recorders to collect oral history contributions; and to cover the costs of venues (including event planning meetings). £2,135
10 Southside Boxing Academy Funding is requested to enable the club to reach out into the local community via the purchase of equipment, delivering a programme of boxing coaching and fitness sessions in schools and marketing the programme. £3,600
11 Langside primary School Parent Teacher Council Funding is requested to purchase updated and improved ICT and audio visual equipment. This is to enhance learning and development, social inclusion, health, and well being over and above that already provided. £4,982

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