Targeting Change Fund
Please find below further information and case studies on a selection of the completed Targeting Change projects. Additional projects will be added as this page develops.
Organisation: St Albans Symphony Orchestra
Aimed at introducing young people aged between 5 - 15 to the delights of large scale orchestra and the joys of making music.
Connect St Albans
Organisation: Centre for Voluntary Services St Albans
A brokerage service bringing local businesses and charities together.
David Beckham Partnership
Organisation: St Albans City Youth
A football and coaching programme for young people aged between 6 - 14 year old in the District, aimed at children from disadvantaged areas and those with a disability.
Drama for Older People
A weekly drama workshop for older people to come together and develop new skills, interests and build their confidence.
Education in Electricity
Organisation: Friends of the Earth St Albans
Aimed at engaging and educating young people around energy consumption and waste and changing their habits to reduce the amount of electricity households use.
Organisation: Wheathampstead Parish Council
A formation of several walking trails that visit historically interesting sites around the village of Wheathampstead.
Harpenden Police Cadets
Organisation: Hertfordshire Police
A weekly police cadets scheme aimed at young people, to give them focus, build confidence, self-esteem and an understanding of the law.
Keep it Local
Organisation: Harpenden Town Council
A loyalty card scheme which local businesses and retailers can use for individual or bespoke promotions.
MLD SLD Fundays
Organisation: Ravens - Extended Schools
A series of fundays across the District for MLD SLD (Medium Learning Difficulties / Severe Learning Difficulties) children and their siblings.
It's our Oysterfields
Organisation: Groundwork Hertfordshire
Empowering local estates to take ownership and actively improve their community through volunteering projects.
Sustainable School Ambassadors
Organisation: Sir John Lawes School
Bringing young people and teachers across the District's schools with the aim of making our schools more sustainable.
Organisation: Alex Curtis Trust
To recruit and train volunteers to deliver asthma awareness talks in schools and in the local community.