Project information

ISLE OF WIGHT SEASIDE CAMP

TO GIVE DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN AGED 8 TO 12 YEARS A BREAK FROM STRESSFUL HOMES IN THE INNER CITY. TO GIVE NEW EXPERIENCES AND A CHANCE TO LEARN NEW "LIFE" SKILLS IN SMALL GROUPS

August 2015 - September 2015

Charity information: Inter City Camp Trust

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  • Need

    Need

    SOCIAL DISADVANTAGE THROUGH POVERTY.RELIEF FROM STRESSFUL HOME SITUATIONS.

    Solution

    IT WILL GIVE CHILDREN A HOLIDAY AT THE SEASIDE AND MANY NEW EXPERIENCES THAT THEY WOULD NOT OTHERWISE HAVE.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    RELIEF FROM STRESSFUL HOMES IN THE INNER CITY

    Activities

    » GIVE CHILDREN A REAL ADVENTURE HOLIDAY

    WE WILL ASK REFERRERS,PARENTS AND CHILDREN FOR THEIR FEEDBACK AFTER THE HOLIDAY


    Aim 2

    TEACH CHILDREN NEW "LIFE" SKILLS

    Activities

    » IN SMALL GROUPS THEY WILL LEARN TO GET ON WITH EACH OTHER , THEY WILL DO TASKS SUCH AS KEEPING THEIR TENT AND DINING TABLE CLEAN AND TIDY

    GROUP LEADERS WILL DO A SHORT REPORT ON EACH CHILD IN THEIR GROUP


    Aim 3

    GIVE CHILDREN NEW EXPERIENCES

    Activities

    » CHILDREN WILL EXPERIENCE THE BEACH AND SEA. THEY WILL ALSO VISIT THEME PARKS AND OTHER PLACES OF INTEREST.

    ASK THE CHILDREN FOR THEIR FEEDBACK ON ACTIVITIES


  • Impact

    Impact

    WE HOPE THAT THE CHILDREN WILL BE DIVERTED FROM UNHEALTHY ACTIVITY INCLUDING VANDALISM AND THAT THEY WILL BECOME MORE USEFUL MEMBERS OF SOCIETY. WE WILL SEEK FEEDBACK FROM SCHOOLS AND OTHER REFERRERS.

    Risk

    LACK OF FINANCE AND VOLUNTEER STAFF.
    WE ARE BUSY FUNDRAISING AND RECRUITING NEW VOLUNTEERS - IF WE DON'T SUCCEED WE WILL HAVE TO WORK WITH FEWER CHILDREN.

    Reporting

    WE PRODUCE AN ANNUAL REPORT WITH DETAILS OF THE OUTCOME OF OUR WORK WITH CHILDREN

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £18,120

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      Amount Heading Description
      £5,000 SITE &E EQUIP SITE FEES EQUIP. HIRE
      £4,000 ACTIVITIES ON/OFF SITE ACTIVITIES
      £2,000 FOOD FOOD AND CLEANING
      £7,120 TRAVEL TRAVEL & ADMIN

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    TRUST FUNDS AND CHARITIES £10,000 Conditional
    GIFT AID £3,000 Guaranteed
    FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES £3,000 Conditional
  • Background

    Location

    ELIMCAMPSITE PEACOCK HILL BEMBRIDGE ISLE OF WIGHT. A LOVELY LOCATION NEAR SANDOWN IN THE IOW - CLIFF TOP WALKS AND BEACH NEARBY.

    Beneficiaries

    CHILDREN FROM LONE PARENT FAMILIES - THOSE ON LOW INCOMES AND BENEFITS. FROM MANY INNER CITY AREAS OF THE UK.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    WE HAVE BEEN RUNNING PROJECTS FOR OVER 25 YEARS NOW AND HAVE HELPED OVER 5000 CHILDREN. MANY OF OUR VOLUNTEER STAFF HAVE MANY YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN WORKING WITH CHILDREN .

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    TIM RANDLE

    CAMP DIRECTOR - IN OVERALL CHARGE OF THE PROJECT

    DAVID BENTON

    CHAIRMAN OF THE TRUST - DEALS WITH FINANCE AND ADMIN ON THE PROJECT

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