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Afemai Children's Trust

www.afemaichildrenstrust.org.uk

07887670345

Afemai Children's Trust (ACT) is a registered charity that works with children in the Afemai area of Edo State, Nigeria, and children living in Yorkshire, United Kingdom. Our goal is to give children the opportunity to better themselves, their families and their communities. Every child has enormous potential to do great things. Their minds are the key to a brighter future for themselves and for everyone around them. Afemai Children's Trust is passionate, committed and determined to make a "real" difference to the children of Afemai and Yorkshire. Through our workshops and events, we are broadening the minds of Yorkshire's children, and making a real difference in their lives. Whether it be through cooking, art or leadership training for example, we are introducing them to other cultures and a world of possibilities.

African Board for Community Relations

africanboard4conflictsresolution.btck.co.uk

The aims of the African Board for Community Relations are to promote intercultural dialogue between communities to help and build trust, understanding and help empower communities to engage peacefully with each other through running African drumming sessions, African healthy cuisine sessions, workshops and any other positive activity.

Beam

www.beam.uk.net

07718564376

The Art House
Drury Lane
Wakefield
WF1 2TE

Beam is the trading name of Public Arts – an arts charity founded in 1986, based in Wakefield, working locally, nationally and internationally. Beam draws upon 30 years of experience linking arts, people and places to develop robust yet flexible approaches to embedding the arts and creativity into the public realm and also respond sensitively to the needs of communities to enhance a wider sense of place.

Brass Bands England

www.brassbandsengland.co.uk

01226 771015

Unit 12, Maple Estate
Stocks Lane
Barnsley
S75 2BL

Brass Bands England works with a wide range of partners in strategic, tactical and informal ways to help share the fun, challenges and rewards of being involved with a brass band. It promotes and shares the brass band story and encourages the support of bands across the country. It is a voice for its bands and its players and it shouts about the life-enhancing benefits of this vital part of its culture.

Castleford Heritage Trust

www.castlefordheritagetrust.org.uk

01977 556741

Queen's Mill
Aire Street
Castleford
WF10 1JW

We use Castleford's heritage and culture to provide community and regeneration projects, environmental improvements and educational opportunities for the benefit of local people and visitors to the town.

CoActive Arts

coactive.org.uk

Belle Isle Christian Centre
Belle Isle Avenue
Wakefield
WF1 5JY

CoActive is an arts organisation dedicated to working with people with learning disabilities. We provide the opportunity for people in the Wakefield District to engage with the arts for fun, health, or to develop as: dancers, performers, creators, leaders and role models. Members have the opportunity to express themselves creatively, learn new skills and realise their ambitions. Our mission statement: To create a space where the unique humanity, value and potential of each person with learning disabilities is recognised, celebrated and developed. To develop the skills, talents and honour the achievements of people with learning disabilities through public performance, exhibition, training and professional development. To promote awareness and respect, locally, nationally and internationally of the value and creativity of people with learning disabilities.

Crafting4Good CIC

craftingforgood.org

Crafting4Good CIC is a new social enterprise aiming to make creativity, and the well-being it offers, more affordable, accessible and 'green'. To help fund community work, Crafting4Good CIC sells printable card making and craft kits as instant downloads from its store, The Printable Craft Shop, to be printed and made up at home or for group activities. It also accepts and re-uses donated craft supplies in the community, to facilitate creative sessions. Most of its donations come from papercrafters and includes supplies for stamping, card making, die-cutting, colouring, scrapbooking, gift boxes etc. Groups and organisations are able to use the printables for their activities, including making cards and crafts for fundraising, as well as enquiring about using its craft tools and supplies in their sessions (stock permitting). As Crafting4Good CIC is based in Wakefield, it hopes to have the majority of its community impact locally.

Friends of Fitzwilliam Station

fitzwilliamstation@gmail.com

The aim of the Friends of Fitzwilliam Station is to engage with the community including schools and businesses in Fitzwilliam and surrounding areas to promote and improve Fitzwilliam Station.

Long Division CIC

www.longdivisionfestival.co.uk

Long Division is an organisation that organises an annual Music and Culture Festival in Wakefield City Centre, working with a wide range of sponsors and partners. It conducts additional event management/creative work across the rest of the year.

LonGBoat Wakefield

LonGBoat Wakefield is a new community group set up to nurture, encourage and arrange social activities within the LGBT+ community, providing support within performing and creative arts. The group's aim is to provide performance/rehearsal/exhibition space, materials and advice throughout the year with quarterly concerts, displays and social outings. Culminating in an annual celebration concert of all inclusive talents.

Normanton Musical Theatre Society

www.5townsmts.co.uk/

16 Lock Lane
Altofts
Wakefield
WF6 2QJ

Normanton Musical Theatre Society is a local community group providing low cost access to live theatre, both performance opportunities and audience, to the people of Wakefield, Normanton and the 5 towns region. Its members range from 5 to 85 and have differing social, mental and physical needs.

One to One Development Trust

www.onetoonedevelopment.org

07901686142

The Art House
Drury Lane
Wakefield
WF1 2TE

One to One Development Trust works creatively with communities and like minded organisations. Our work celebrates and promotes culture, heritage, well-being and diversity. We make excellent innovative films, games, digital projects, websites and design and have participants at the heart of the process.