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Children on the Edge

Providing a place of safety for 170 homeless refugee Burmese children living in Thailand – through five children’s boarding houses in the Mae Ra Ma Luang Refugee Camp on the Thai-Burma border – was the purpose of an ERSF grant to Children on the Edge. In fact, the money helped exceed the target of 170 […]

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Child Welfare Scheme (CWS)

Jyoti Training Centre (JVTC) in Pokhara, Nepal, received a £10,000 boost thanks to ERSF in its efforts to provide housing, vocational training, social and life skills to 128 disadvantaged, vulnerable and at risk young people in the area. The £10,000 grant helped to pay for classroom/training costs which are geared up to helping them gain […]

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Power International 2011

ERSF made a grant of £5,000 to Power International to combat domestic violence against women with disabilities in Mozambique. The money was used to pay for radio broadcasts and women’s meetings to produce broadcasts on domestic violence issues.

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Garden Reach Slum Development

An £11,000 ERSF grant to Garden Reach Slum Development has helped finance its Livelihood Support Programme. The money has paid for a vocational training programme – hand embroidery training, tailoring training, kite making, beautician equipment and computer training – along with the associated staff costs and overheads. Some 400 disadvantaged people in the community have […]

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The Sunnybank Trust

Provision of an Advocacy Services to people with Learning Disabilities received a £12,500 boost thanks to an ERSF grant to The Sunnybank Trust. The grant has provided a contribution towards the salaries of two part-time paid staff, professional qualification training costs, volunteer expenses, core costs, and towards the expansion of services in a new project, […]

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