Project information

Fling a Fiver at Phoenix

Fling a Fiver at Phoenix - Help us to raise money for a new portacabin at Phoenix. The current cabin is leaking, cold and too small to cater for the increasing numbers of people wanting supported work experience.

March 2015 - July 2016

Charity information: The Phoenix Trust (Milton) Ltd

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  • Need

    Need

    The current cabin is leaking, cold and too small to cater for the increasing numbers of people wanting supported work experience.

    Solution

    We will build a larger portacabin to replace this old one.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Help us to raise money for a new portacabin at Phoenix.

    Activities

    » We are holding a Charity Dance in October

    Success will be measured by the amount of donations.


  • Impact

    Impact

    The project will allow a safer and more effective environment for training people with learning and mental disabilities in work and life skills.

    Risk

    There are no risks with this project though building consent is being sought at present.

    Reporting

    We will report our progress via social media such as Facebook and Twitter.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £88,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £55,000 Portacabin New larger portacabin to replace failing one which is also too small now.
      £7,000 groundworks to prepare the ground for a new and larger portacabin
      £10,000 Kitchen to install a new fully updated kitchen with all appliances appropriate for food training
      £6,000 Office To provide new office equipment desks work stations current one were second hand and failing
      £5,000 IT to provide new work stations, laptops to replace second hand ones currently in use plus new software
      £5,000 Teaching Resources resourses to assist in course instruction and general leaning
  • Background

    Location

    Phoenix is in Milton in Cambridge.

    Beneficiaries

    The project will allow a safer and more effective environment for training people with learning and mental disabilities in work and life skills.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are skilled at supporting people with learning and mental disabilities in gaining work and life skills.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Kate Geeson

    Kate is the director of Phoenix and the Tesco Enterprising Mum of the Year 2015 because of her work with Phoenix.

Current Portacabin

Current Portacabin