Friends of Elmbridge playground

Impact data and claims within this report are provided by the project creator and have not been independently verified by Spacehive.

Friends of Elmbridge playground

Friends of Elmbridge playground

Friends of Elmbridge By Friends of Elmbridge

Friends of Elmbridge are raising money to build a playground in Armscroft park.

Gloucester Fundraising stage

0
backers
£0
pledged of £113,227
297
days left

Pledges will only be charged if the project hits its funding goal of £113,227 by 12 Jul 2018

Elmbridge is an area of Gloucester that is full of families but there is not a suitable playground in the area. In a recent review by the council they said there is a serious shortfall in formal play areas yet a higher than normal number of children under the age of 17. There is social inequality in the area with pockets of deprivation and we want this community playground to bring all members of the community together. The city council have given us their permission to build a playground and have donated some money to buy a trim trail and to put up a fence. We hope to raise the rest from donations and grants.

What we'll deliver:

  • Install new playground equipment
  • Install picnic tables and bins
  • Landscape the park with a new path and flowers
  • Create a community edible garden
  • To hold community events

Why it's a great idea:

Elmbridge needs a park and Armscroft is the perfect place.

Steps to get it done:

  • Purchase and install playground equipment
  • Have a grand opening event

Improve community cohesion.

Gallery

Location Gloucester

Gloucester has 2 other projects and £355,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

Custom Location

Council

Gloucester City Council

Post a Comment

How will the money be spent?Total £113,227

Climbing frame and slides - £27,600 (24%)
Surfacing - £26,648 (24%)
Delivery and installation - £19,674 (17%)
Excavation - £8,280 (7%)
Jungle climber - £6,036 (5%)
Roundabout - £5,227 (5%)
Swings - £4,800 (4%)
Play tractor - £2,874 (3%)
Springer - £1,177 (1%)
Other - £10,911 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

24%
Climbing frame and slides
£27,600
24%
Surfacing
£26,648
17%
Delivery and installation
£19,674
7%
Excavation
£8,280
5%
Jungle climber
£6,036
5%
Roundabout
£5,227
4%
Swings
£4,800
3%
Play tractor
£2,874
1%
Springer
£1,177
10%
Other
£10,911
  • Spacehive fees
    £5,116
  • Transaction Fees
    £4,772
  • VAT
    £1,023

Total £113,227

Our Wish List

We're currently looking for people to offer skills and stuff to develop our project! Check out the list of what we need below and then use the 'Offer Something' button to the right to get involved.

Want to help?

Do you have stuff or skills to contribute to this project? Use this tool to offer something to the project creator.

Offer something