Redevelop a community centre

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Redevelop a community centre

Redevelop a community centre

Phil James By Phil James

My project aims to inspire culturally diverse and deprived individual via a Community centre with playing field in Huddersfield

Huddersfield Idea stage


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Aim of our project is to redevelop an existing playing field and Community Centre. Our plans are to restore it so that it's able to provide distinctive physical and cultural support to the Communities we serve. We hope to develop a 2 storey centre with community and sport provision. The centre will have youth, wellbeing, learning, heritage, arts, sport and wnterprise. The centre/playing field will have a community cafe, play space and changing room. The centre and playing field will be made from environment sustainable. The centre and facilities be managed as a registered charity CIO. It will have both staff and volunteers. Funding will be needed to rebuild and run everything. Funding will be diverse. The centre and playing field will be inclusive, accessible and enabling. All ages will be inspired to dream and find practical support through out their lives journey. Outcome include Reduced social isolation Improved health and wellbeing for all Greater Social/Community cohesi

What we'll deliver:

  • Rebuild community
  • Creste a park and play space
  • Provide an all weather 4G football pitch

Why it's a great idea:

Our project aims to inspire deprived communities to come together. Creating a positive space for both sport and community wellbeing. Our project is bold and ambitious. We hope to inspire others to replicate our idea and passion. We will engage all residents in the design and development of the centre. We hope to provide training and learning ppportunitors gor the next generstion. Your support will help us demonstrate to our communities what we can achieve. We shall give low income families opportunities to access affordable sporting and community facilities on their doorstep. Your financial Support will replace hopelessness with purposeful living. The centre will have cultural, arts and Heritage space. Enabling all ages to be culturally aware and engaged. We will be creating and enterprise zone for new start up and social enterprises, for all ages 0-90÷ We will encourage learning, leadership and purposeful living.

Steps to get it done:

  • Produce a costed business plan
  • Demolish olld rotten structure

Your funding will be practically used. Please support. Thank you.

Location Huddersfield

Huddersfield has 6 other projects and £335,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

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Kirklees Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £11,066

Feasibility study - £10,000 (90%)
Other - £1,066 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

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Feasibility study
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on: Cost of Demolition of old centre.

Total £11,066

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