What have we funded?

In the past year, the SWRC has received 38 applications and funded 18 student-community projects, totalling 88 days of work and over £6,000 of direct funding. Organisations that have been engaged within these projects range from homeless shelters to community fitness groups, and nature reserves to religious centres. The maximum period of funding provided is to cover five days, with the majority of applications requesting this amount.

A brief summary of the projects that have been funded in the past year can be found below.

Name University Organisation
Jess Britton Exeter Bristol Green Capital
Jenny Harris Bristol Bristol Nightstop
Emily Hammond Exeter Exmouth Bipolar Group, c/o Rethink Mental Illness
Davide Pettinato Exeter Exeter Mosque and Cultural Centre
Melinda Szocs & Sarah Bailey Exeter ESSENCE of Exeter
Rachel Wilder Bristol Room 13
Nicholas Kirsop-Taylor Exeter Northern Devon Nature Improvement
Beth Jaynes Bath AGE UK B&NES
Rosie Walters Bristol ONE25
Annaleise Depper Bath South West Park Run
Caroline Hickman Bath Alzheimer's Support
Rebecca Yeo Bath Mendip District Council
Gihan Ismail Bath Bath Islamic Society
Tamsyn Hawken Bath The Carers' Centre
Daniel Carpenter Exeter Basketmakers' Southwest
Janet Keliher Exeter Peninsula Initiative Community Chaplaincy
Bethany Cuffe-Fuller Exeter Samaritians of Exeter, Mid & East Devon