Goldsmiths Fun Palace

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Goldsmiths Fun Palace

Goldsmiths Fun Palace

Lewisham Disability Coalition By Lewisham Disability Coalition

We propose to run a disability fun palace in Goldsmiths Community Centre in October 2017 aimed at disabled people and people with complex mental health needs

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We successfully ran a fun palace in the Glass Mill Centre in Lewisham in October 2017 which celebrated artwork created by local disabled people. We would like to run a similar event in another part of the borough where there is need for creative arts work to support wellbeing

What we'll deliver:

  • Run a two day celebration of disability arts
  • Develop social media presence to celebrate individual artists
  • Provide summer art therapy activity for disabled people from across the borough to contribute to the festival

Why it's a great idea:

There is considerable evidence for the beneficial impact of arts therapies in the support of wellbeing and self esteem as well as helping people to give structure to their days. The festival is also an opportunity to celebrate the talent that exists locally and consolidate existing relationships in an area of deprivation but also strong community solidarity.

Steps to get it done:

  • Sessions developed and advertised
  • Event organised and publicised
  • Programme finalised and participants confirmed
  • Art work completed

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Location Lewisham

Lewisham has 115 other projects and £905,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

Goldsmiths Community Centre at the Heart of the North Downham Estate

Council

London Borough of Lewisham

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How will the money be spent?Total £7,607

Project Management x 3 weeks - £3,280 (43%)
Therapeutic art sessions delivered - £1,985 (26%)
Materials costs - £750 (10%)
Publicity - £500 (7%)
Venue Hired (Celebratory event) - £400 (5%)
Venue hire (art sessions) - £200 (3%)
Volunteer Costs - £75 (1%)
Other - £417 (5%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. Before entering fundraising these costs will be confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified by the verifier.

43%
Project Management x 3 weeks
£3,280
26%
Therapeutic art sessions delivered
£1,985
10%
Materials costs
£750
7%
Publicity
£500
5%
Venue Hired (Celebratory event)
£400
3%
Venue hire (art sessions)
£200
1%
Volunteer Costs
£75
5%
Other
£417
  • Spacehive fees
    £196
  • Transaction Fees
    £182
  • VAT
    £39

Total £7,607

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