Matched Funding

Since 2013 the Trust has made annual agreements with the following bodies:

  • Hungerford Town Council - HTC
  • Newbury Town Council - NTC
  • Sovereign Regional Panel - SRP
  • Thatcham Town Council - TTC

to match fund their awards to any projects which match the Trust's own funding criteria, and has, as a result of these partnerships, funded the following grants.

2017

Organisation Project Matching with Grant
Citizens Advice West Berkshire Advice services in 2017/18 - help us to help 200 people HTC £200
Eight Bells for Mental Health Operational funding 2017-18 HTC £500
HADCAF HADCAF 2017 HTC £1,000
Headway Thames Valley Brain Changers - community outreach support for head injuries HTC £150
Home-Start West Berkshire Family Summer Outing 2017 HTC £150
Hungerford Cricket Club Junior Cricket - 2017 season HTC £500
Hungerford Town Band Instrument Renewal Phase 1 HTC £500
Hungerford Town Band Leadership by Qualified Musical Director 2017 HTC £500
Hungerford Youth & Community Centre Running costs 2017-18 HTC £4,500
John O Gaunt PSA Floodlighting for John O Gaunt School sports field HTC £200
Parkinson's UK, Newbury Speech Therapy of people with Parkinsons in West Berkshire 2017-18 HTC £100
The Rosemary Appeal Cancer & Renal Dialysis Unit at Newbury Hospital HTC £1,000
The Tuesday Burchett Club Holidays for the Disabled HTC £450
Charity of Mrs Mabel Luke New build Almshouses for affordable rents NTC £2,000
City Arts, Newbury Creation of a Community Art hub in the heart of the Old City of Newbury NTC £1,000
Friends of St John the Evangelist School (PTA) Induction loop, improved access and refurbishment of St John the Evangelist School Hall NTC £1,000
Friends of St Nicolas C.E. Junior School Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA) NTC £1,250
Friends of the Elderly Coffee Companions NTC £500
Kennet Community Radio Community Training Fund NTC £250
Newbury Community Resource Centre Kitchen Wise NTC £1,250
Newbury Carnival Running costs NTC £2,000
Newbury YMCA Newbury YMCA Football Projects NTC £500
Spotlight UK Performing Arts Festival NTC £250
St Bartholomew’s School Parents’ Association Expressive Arts and Flexible Space at St Barts NTC £250
St Mary’s Church Shaw cum Donnington St Mary's Church, Shaw. Youth Work 2017 NTC £500
West Berkshire Domestic Abuse Service (A2 Dominiin) Children's Support Worker NTC £500
Willow Close Residents Association Willow Close Art Group 2016 NTC £500
Young Enterprise Employment Skills Journey for Young People NTC £250
Bus of Hope Converting a 2nd double Decker bus into another Bus of Hope TTC £500
Cycle-smart Foundation Get it on, Go Bright and Get it right! TTC £400
Friends of the Elderly Coffee Companions TTC £500
Home Start West Berkshire Teenage Parents TTC £651
Kennet Community Radio Kennet Community Radio - Transmitter and Studio Link TTC £649
Newbury and Thatcham Green Gym Replacement of loaned tools TTC £185
Newbury and Thatcham Hospital Building Trust Rosemary Appeal - Cancer Support & Renal Dialysis Unit by Newbury and Thatcham Hospital Building Trust Ltd and Newbury and District Cancer Care Trust TTC £2,000
PALS PALS (West Berkshire) - Continuation Funding TTC £500
Playmates Pre School Sun shade for garden TTC £500
Revitalise Provision of Essential Respite Holidays for Disabled People and Carers from West Berkshire TTC £125
Spotlight UK Intensive Support Service West Berkshire TTC £500
Spotlight UK Mental Health Family Support Worker - West Berkshire TTC £500
Time to Talk West Berkshire Office Manager salary TTC £1,000
Young People and Children First Office running costs TTC £500

 

2016

Organisation Project Matching with Grant
ABC to Read Help find the fun in reading HTC £100
Arts for Hungerford Arts for Hungerford 2016/2017 Season HTC £500
Arts for Hungerford Arts for Hungerford 2016/2017 Season HTC £500
Berkshire County Blind Society - Hungerford Group Day trip to Weston-Super-Mare /Cadburys Garden Centre HTC £100
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust Amazing Autumn HTC £100
CHAIN (Hungerford Volunteer Force) CHAIN Handybus HTC £1,500
Citizens Advice West Berkshire Outreach work around West Berkshire HTC £200
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Massage Project for West Berkshire Dingley HTC £150
Hungerford and District Community Arts Festival (HADCAF) HADCAF 2016 HTC £1,000
Headway Thames Valley West Berkshire Community Outreach and Enablement Support HTC £100
Hungerford  Chamber of Commerce Hungerford Victorian Extravaganza 25th Anniversary HTC £1,000
Hungerford Cricket Club Cricket coaching by qualified coaches for young cricketers age 7 - 16 HTC £500
Hungerford Rugby Football Club Floodlighting HTC £500
Hungerford Town Band Leadership by Qualified Musical Director for 2016 HTC £500
Hungerford Twinning Association Hungerford Twinning Association French Visitors 2016 HTC £400
Hungerford Youth and Community Hungerford Youth and Community HTC £915
Hungerford Youth and Community Hungerford Youth and Community Centre HTC £94
John O'Gaunt School Parent Staff Association Indoor table tennis tables and foldaway football goals HTC £100
Ladybugs Toddler Group Ladybugs Topping up project HTC £197
Newbury Weekly News Over 80s Parcel Fund 2016/17 HTC £100
Parents And Children Together Alana House Community Volunteer Project HTC £100
The Community of Hungerford Theatre Company Venues for 2016 HTC £900
The Hungerford Club Changing Room Window Renewal - Tennis and Bowls Sections HTC £170
The Tuesday Burchett Club Disabled holiday HTC £250
Berkshire MS Therapy Centre One to One physiotherapy for people MS in West Berkshire 2015 - 2016 HTC £150
1st Hungerford Scout Group New Tents HTC £225
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Massage Project for West Berkshire Dingley NTC £215
Home-Start West Berkshire Teenage Parents NTC £250
Three Rivers Community Choir Community Choir music fund NTC £300
West Berkshire Mencap Sensory Magic for West Berkshire Mencap NTC £500
Newbury Athletic Club Demolition and re-building of Athletic Sports pavilion - Newbury AC NTC £500
West Berkshire Foster Carers association Adventure Dolphin adventure August 2016 NTC £300
Young People and Children First Office running costs NTC £500
Time to Talk West Berkshire Office Manager salary NTC £200
Relate Berkshire Relationship counselling for couples and families on low incomes NTC £150
Newbury YMCA Clayhill Youth Cafe NTC £500
Newbury YMCA Waterside Youth Cafe NTC £3,000
Parkinson's UK Chair Based Exercise Sessions NTC £400
Bus of Hope Converting a 2nd double Decker bus into another Bus of Hope NTC £585
Friends of Young Carers (West Berks) Young Carers Seaside and Theme Park Summer Trips NTC £1,100
Time to Talk West Berkshire Young People Information Packs and associated costs NTC £300
Eight Bells for Mental Health Insurance NTC £250
Ladybirds Pre-School Newbury Development Through Play Resources NTC £63
St Bartholomew's School Parents' Association Expressive Arts and Flexible Space at St Barts NTC £150
Kennet Opera Annual Production Rehearsal Costs 2016 - 2018 NTC £150
Age UK Berkshire Age UK Berkshire Social Inclusion services NTC £750
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust Amazing Autumn NTC £150
Thatcham Youth New Youth Club for 12 - 15 year olds in Thatcham TTC £813
Berkshire Youth Tomorrow's Leaders TTC £1,250
Berkshire Maestros Royal Albert Hall 2016 - West Berkshire School Participation TTC £406
ReadiBus New accessible bus for door-to-door service TTC £250
Prior's Court Foundation Wheelyboat TTC £275
Bus of Hope Bus of Hope (Thatcham Outreach) TTC £335
Thatcham Vision Thatcham Life Long Learning Forum Gazebo and promotion TTC £319
Education Business Partnership West Berkshire Cultivate 2016 - Encouraging young entrepreneurs TTC £105
Bus of Hope Converting a 2nd double Decker bus into another Bus of Hope TTC £750
Newbury Canoe Club Newbury Canoe Club redevelopment TTC £750
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Stay And Learn Through Play Project For West Berkshire Dingley TTC £250
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Massage Project for West Berkshire Dingley TTC £250
Three Rivers Community Choir Community Choir music fund TTC £150
Thatcham Town Cricket Club Purchase of wicket & outfield mowers TTC £764
West Berkshire Council Music Studio for Vulnerable Children and Young People in West Berkshire TTC £1,000
Relate Berkshire Relationship counselling for couples and families on low incomes TTC £700
West Berkshire Therapy Centre Development fund TTC £300
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust Amazing Autumn TTC £225
Parkinson's UK Chair Based Exercise Sessions TTC £500
Axford Explorers External Storage TTC £750
Nomads Musical Theatre Oklahoma! 5th October to 8th October 2016 TTC £100
The BeAt Youth Club Resources Update TTC £200
Eight Bells for Mental Health Insurance TTC £35
Home-Start West Berkshire Transport for Isolated Families to Home-Start Groups 2016/17 TTC £276
Education Business Partnership West Berkshire Financial Awareness Programme SRP £510

 

2015

Organisation Project Matching with Grant
CHAIN (Hungerford Volunteer Force) Replacement Wheelchair Vehicle HTC £597
CHAIN (Hungerford Volunteer Force) Office running expenses HTC £625
1st Hungerford Scout Group Scout Hut Kitchen HTC £500
Berkshire County Blind Society - Hungerford Group Hungerford Blind Group HTC £60
Hungerford and District Community Arts Festival (HADCAF) Hungerford and District Community Arts Festival 2015 HTC £1,000
1st Hungerford Guides Camping Equipment for Summer Camp HTC £250
The Hungerford Club Hungerford Club, Bowls - rebuild perimeter wall HTC £400
West Berkshire Mencap Hungerford Gateway Club For Adults with a Learning Disability HTC £200
The Community of Hungerford Theatre Company Storage Costs HTC £900
Hungerford Town Band Leadership by Qualified Musical Director 2015 HTC £1,000
Hungerford Cricket Club Coaching young cricketers HTC £500
Newbury Weekly News Over 80s Parcel Fund 2015/16 HTC £100
Parkinson's UK Chair based exercise sessions HTC £150
The Hungerford Club Hungerford Club Tennis Court re-surfacing HTC £500
Shalbourne Recreation Society Shalbourne Pavilion Appeal HTC £200
Living Paintings Continued provision of West Berks Library Service and further development of Volunteer Programme HTC £200
Playbuddies Baby and Toddler Group Playbuddies Baby and Toddler Group HTC £50
West Berks Foodbank Extension of Foodbank Service elsewhere in West Berkshire HTC £200
Citizens Advice West Berkshire Outreach pilots HTC £200
Relate Berkshire Relate counselling to help families and children resolve troubled relationships HTC £500
Hungerford Rugby Football Club Hungerford RFC U15s Rugby Tour HTC £500
St Mary's PCC, Chilton Foliat Roof Repair HTC £200
Hungerford Chamber of Commerce Hungerford Victorian Extravaganza HTC £1,000
Chuckles Baby & Toddler Group New Equipment SRP £300
1st Theale & Calcot Scout group Group Development Project 2016 SRP £635
Citizens Advice West Berkshire Essential IT Upgrades SRP £1,152
Berkshire Youth Lion's Quest (Sovereign Residents) SRP £729
Free Legal Advice Group for Domestic Violence (FLAG DV) Evening Support for Survivors of Domestic Abuse- Sovereign Panel SRP £300
Riverside Junior Youth Club Riverside Junior Youth Club panto trip SRP £186
Carnarvon Place Residents Association Carnarvon Place Gardening Group SRP £739
Clay Hill Residents Association To help fund various events and equipment purchases SRP £400
Bus of Hope To consolidate existing outreaches and expand to new areas SRP £1,250
Thatcham Town Cougars Thatcham Town Cougars SRP £245
Trustees of Shaw-cum-Donnington Village Hall Rendering the Walls at Shaw-cum-Donnington Village Hall SRP £201
Age Concern, Newbury & District Replacement of converted mini bus SRP £620
Friends of St Nicolas C.E Junior School Young Voices concert at the O2 arena SRP £597
Thatcham Town Cricket Club Refurbishment of Clubhouse SRP £576
Young at Heart Young at Heart Community Activities April 2015 - Dec 2015 SRP £196
Berkshire County Blind Society - Hungerford Group Hungerford Blind Group SRP £49
Kennet Amateur Theatrical Society (KATS) Refurbishment of Costume Store and Scenery Workshop TTC £1,250
Heartstart Thatcham Heartstart Thatcham AED Scheme TTC £829
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Children's Massage Therapy Sessions at Dingley West Berkshire TTC £760
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Learning and Play Sessions at Dingley West Berkshire TTC £665
Three Rivers Community Choir Community Choir startup TTC £98
Thames Valley Kings Wheelchair Basketball Club Running costs TTC £1,000
Thatcham Neighbourhood Warden Thatcham Junior Neighbourhood Wardens Summer Residential 2015 TTC £500
Newbury Musical Theatre Society Oliver! (April 2015) TTC £210
Parenting Special Children "Girls on the Autism Spectrum": A series of speaker events in North Thatcham TTC £432
Living Paintings Continued provision of West Berks Library Service and further development of Volunteer Programme TTC £1,500
All2gether (Minority Ethnic Forum) Community Engagement Projects TTC £196
Newbury Family Counselling Service Newbury Family Counselling Service TTC £1,125
Bus of Hope Maintenance and Running costs to continue and expand the service TTC £375
Parkinson's UK Chair based exercise sessions TTC £500
Sue Ryder Duchess of Kent Hospice: patient rise and recline chairs TTC £800
Sue Ryder Duchess of Kent Hospice: family and bereavement support programme TTC £1,000
Nomads Musical Theatre Sunset Boulevard - October 7th to October 10th TTC £50
2nd Thatcham Scout Group Scout Hut repacement windows TTC £300
Kennet Opera La Traviata Production & Orchestra Costs TTC £180
Thatcham Photographic Club Outdoor gazebo and accessories TTC £200
Thatcham Town Cricket Club Refurbishment of Clubhouse TTC £500
Parents And Children Together Bounce Back 4 Kids (BB4K) Programme - children living in Thatcham TTC £1,048
Age Concern, Newbury & District Replacement of converted mini bus TTC £500
Home-Start West Berkshire Thatcham Children's Christmas Party 2015 TTC £161
Young People and Children First Lifeskills training for care leavers TTC £500
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust Linking the Landscape 2015-2018 TTC £375
Thatcham Youth Free activities during the school summer holidays - August 2015 TTC £650
Thatcham Youth Vision Youth Club for 8 - 12 year olds TTC £1,500
Thatcham Youth Free Movie Mornings for young people & families during school holidays   £242

 

2014

Organisation Project Matching with Grant
Berkshire MS Therapy Centre Running Costs of the BMSTC Centre HTC £150
CHAIN (Hungerford Volunteer Force) Running costs HTC £750
Children 1st West Berkshire Support for young people leaving foster care and/or homeless HTC £60
Berkshire County Blind Society - Hungerford Group Hungerford Blind Group HTC £113
Hungerford Camera Club Projector and display screens HTC £150
Hungerford Cricket Club To assist with costs of coaching, playing equipment,machinery and chemical purchases HTC £500
Hungerford Hares Running Club Running costs HTC £100
Hungerford Literary Festival Hungerford Literary Festival 2014 HTC £915
Hungerford Playgroup Hungerford Playgroup Outside Canopy and Reading Corner HTC £500
1st Hungerford Scout Group Purchase of new safety windows for 1st Hungerford Scout Hut HTC £750
Hungerford Town Band Leadership by Qualified Musical Director HTC £1,000
Hungerford Twinning Association Hungerford Twinning Association French Visitors 2014 HTC £611
John O'Gaunt School Parent Staff Association Table Tennis Tables HTC £250
Citizens Advice West Berkshire Maintaining Advice Services in 2014/15 HTC £100
Wired Rock cafe Wired Rock cafe and youth clubs HTC £250
John O'Gaunt School Parent Staff Association Future First- John O'Gaunt School HTC £475
Hungerford Defibrillators Provision of public defibrillators in the community of Hungerford HTC £940
Free Legal Advice Group for Domestic Violence (FLAG DV) Funding to Support a Second Family Law Advice Clinic in Newbury SRP £676
The Colourful Caterpillar Preschool (TCC Preschool) Wildlife, Sensory & Vegetable Garden Refurbishment SRP £250
West Berkshire Foster Carers Association WBFCA Autum events September 2014 - Jan 2015 SRP £556
Clay Hill Residents Association Running costs SRP £300
Newbury Neighbourhood Wardens Greenham Fun 'n' Games SRP £312
Newbury Neighbourhood Wardens Junior Wardens' Residential Trip to Youlbury Activity Centre (Two Days) SRP £300
Friends of St Nicolas C.E Junior School Outdoor musical Instruments and marble maze construction area SRP £414
Bus of Hope Maintenance and Running costs to continue and expand the service SRP £1,000
Volunteer Centre West Berkshire Supported Volunteering Role for people with mental health problems SRP £888
Greenham Parish Council DreamScheme for Greenham including housing developments with Sovereign homes SRP £300
Lambourn Imagination Library Running costs SRP £350
Loose Ends Purchase and Fitting of Washable Flooring SRP £885
Thatcham Town Cougars equipment and training facilities to allow children to play sports at a low cost SRP £109
Community Youth Project Summer Scheme 2014 - Greenham SRP £325
Young at Heart Young at Heart Community Group Activities April 2014 - Dec 2014 SRP £260
Eight Bells for Mental Health Eight Bells For Mental Health Computer Project SRP £364
Children 1st West Berkshire Support for young people leaving foster care and/or homeless TTC £500
Five A Day Market Garden Wildlife & Gardening Activity Sessions for Families & Adults at Five A Day Market Garden TTC £334
Thatcham Photographic Club Projector for the club TTC £650
Parenting Special Children Sleep Clinics for parents of children & young people with disabilities TTC £750
Parenting Special Children Series of speaker events on anxiety in children with special needs TTC £750
NCT Newbury & District Branch NCT Storage Facility TTC £175
Education Business Partnership West Berkshire CULTIVATE - encouraging young entrepreneurs TTC £250
ABC to Read West Berkshire Volunteer Reading Mentors TTC £85
West Berkshire Therapy Centre West Berkshire Therapy Centre Hardship Fund TTC £313
Newbury Musical Theatre Society Pirates of Penzance TTC £100
Berkshire MS Therapy Centre Contribution towards treatments of Thatcham members TTC £500
The Colourful Caterpillar Preschool (TCC Preschool) Wildlife, Sensory & Vegetable Garden Refurbishment TTC £2,500
The Colourful Caterpillar Preschool (TCC Preschool) Security Fencing Replacement TTC £750

 

2013

Organisation Project Matching with Grant
Buttercups Baby and Toddler Group Help with Rent TTC £250
Albion Adventure Cadets Expedition Equipment TTC £500
Thatcham Neighbourhood Policing Team & Primary Schools Football Competition Thatcham Neighbourhood Policing Team & Primary Schools Football Competition TTC £125
Crossroads Care Oxfordshire/West Berkshire/Windsor/Maidenhead Targeted Summer School Holidays:Family Break 2013 TTC £70
Kennet Amateur Theatrical Society (KATS) Travelling lighting equipment TTC £250
Berkshire Vision (new working title of Berkshire County Blind Society) Berkshire County Blind Society - Thatcham Outreach TTC £450
Oriol's 3 months rent TTC £258
Thatcham Town Cricket Club Purchase of cricket roller TTC £300
A Class Act "The Mark"  at Arlington Arts in December 2013 TTC £200
ABC to Read ABC to read in West Berkshire TTC £500
Parkinson's UK Chair based exercise sessions TTC £1,000
Thatcham Social Club Sanitary improvements TTC £250
West Berkshire Training Consortium Mobile learning for NEETS & Unemployed Adults TTC £1,000
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Temporary home for Dingley TTC £800
All2gether (Minority Ethnic Forum) Community Engagement Projects TTC £250
Berkshire Autistic Society Social Skills for Autistic Young People and Adults TTC £500
1st Thatcham St Mary's Scout Group Scout Hall - Windows Upgrade TTC £250
Parenting Special Children Interactive ADHD parent workshops TTC £148
Pied Piper Pre School Pied Piper Craft Supplies TTC £150
Children 1st West Berkshire Cornerstone - Support worker salary, new shower facility and general office running costs TTC £1,000
Ufton Court Educational Trust Construction of the facilities required to help raise aspirations of local disadvantaged children TTC £1,273
Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust Linking the Landscape in West Berkshire TTC £1,000
Kennet Community Radio Purchase of Broadcast Quality Portable Recording Equipment for community radio station TTC £158
West Berkshire Therapy Centre West Berkshire Therapy Centre Rehab Gym TTC £750
Parenting Special Children Sleep Workshop for parents of children and young people with disabilities TTC £500
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres Extending the time at Dingley's temporary home TTC £1,520
Thatcham Pre-School Thatcham Pre-School Outdoor Activities and Uniforms TTC £340
Newbury Weekly News Over 80s Parcel Fund 2013 TTC £492
WBRRC -  West Berks Rapid Response Cars Vehicle Replacement TTC £1,625