Violence Reduction Fund 2021

The South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit have awarded funding of £200,000 to community groups supporting young people.

Thirteen groups from across Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield have received funding from the South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Fund to support initiatives and projects aimed at preventing young people from becoming involved in violence.

The fund received 83 applications from community groups and organisations across South Yorkshire.

You can view a full list of the successful recipients here.

To read about each of the successful recipients and their projects, please click on this link, Violence Reduction Fund 2021


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Successful fund recipients

Fund recipients

Recipient Project Funding amount
Unity Gym
Unity Sessions £9,997
Football Unites Racism Divides Educational Trust
FURD Community Champions £16,288
The Hubb
Hubb Youth £18,072
My Life Project
Manor Youth Hub £8,280
Steel City Amateur Boxing Club
Choices Program £7,260
Hanover Tenants Association
Employment and Skills Project £10,884
Swinton Lock Activity Centre
The Base £19,830
Doncaster Childrens Services Trust : EPIC
EPIC Pop Up Youth Space - Frenchgate Shopping Centre £19,940
Worth Unlimited for Doncaster
Reducing fixed term exclusions in Doncaster schools £20,000
The Youth Association
StreetSmart £11,739
Stepwise young healthcare leaders £19,560
In2Change South Yorkshire
Time to Leave £19,817
Element Society
Esteem £18,010