“The Hangout” CYC youth group in Cleethorpes has just launched their own JustGiving crowdfunding campaign to help raise money to support the group. Lynn Sayles who leads DN35 on Facebook has created a page on JustGiving here with the modest aim of raising £1000 to buy equipment to support the kids attending the group. Take […]
It’s been a few weeks of highs and lows for the Cleethorpes Youth Group – CYC Hangout. Just as the group was gearing up for an event to celebrate the Royal Wedding recently they were gutted to discover that their newly acquired TV had been stolen! But the community rallied round with local people and […]
Creative Start are the local creative force behind a wide variety of arts and creative projects such as our very own Big Local North Cleethorpes mural in Poplar Road Fire Station. They have a project – Inspire-Starter which they want funded. Creative Start will run creative workshops, where people in recovery from addiction and people […]
Thanks Creative Start – our new BLNC branded t-shirts and hoodies look great. If you see one of our volunteers out and about now you’ll know that they’re with BLNC! If your own group or organisation needs branded goods then why not contact Creative Start yourself. The reason they do their work is to support […]
IGNITE’s main purpose is ‘Helping young people to lead their communities’. The programme is National Lottery’s Big Lottery Funded and aims to inspire, support and motivate young people aged 16 to 30, to become leaders within their community through volunteering. The team regularly go out into the community and encourage young people to get involved […]
Hello I’m Dan! New to the Big Local North Cleethorpes team and involved in youth development in the area. Having lived in Cleethorpes all my life and doing most of my growing up within North Cleethorpes, it is an area that will always hold a special place in my heart. With that said, I am […]
When we’ve got something quick to say without a lot of detail we’ll be offering you a quick ‘postcard from North Cleethorpes’ from now on. Here’s our first. News about Big Local in your area – BLNC – joining up with a national ‘cluster’ bringing together Big Local areas that are coastal based. Read on for more.
There’s always lots going on at Moon on the Water and recently it played host to the second “Pride of Plate” fundraising event. Pride of Plate was a vegan cake competition organised by Mica – a youth leader supported by the VANEL IGNITE programme. Read on for more about her successful events.
Humberside Youth Association (HYA) funding is still available for one last round of applications. Applications need to be in before 31st May 2018 and you can apply for up to £500 (as a young person as an individual) or up to £2500 (as an organisation that supports young people). Got an idea for North Cleethorpes that might need funding? Read on for the details and also information about what has been previously successful in drawing down HYA funding.
Big Local North Cleethorpes have committed a significant sum of money recently to support a major development project in Cleethorpes bringing the old Cleethorpes Station ticket office back into use as a “Cycle Hub”. The project has been a long time in planning, commits funding from many partners and is a great opportunity to enhance Cleethorpes.