2014-15

Build to Grow - Ross Jenkins

Aims to give people in housing need the chance to build their own place to live out of predominantly waste materials. The self-builders will produce affordable, and efficient accommodation

Creative Citizen - Lorraine McCauley & Anita Sharkey

Designing creative learning programs for schools to support teachers with the delivery of the CfE (Curriculum for Excellence) and the Learning for Sustainability objectives. Our projects will aim to support students, staff and local community members to connect with each other and their locality, their needs and their natural environment

Cultured Mongrel Dance Theatre - Emma Jayne Park

Stimulate connection & communication through producing & touring high quality dance & hip hop theatre. The aim is to drive the dance & performance sector as a vehicle for social  innovation both nationally & internationally

Focus Locus - Matthew Edmondson

Focus Locus provides consultancy and project management to training projects, bringing my expertise of blending learning, accelerated learning and of delivering IT training to diverse groups (adults, youths, drug rehab, alcohol rehab, excluded youths, youths with ADHD, BME groups, homeless)

GranDram - Joe Travers

Uses methods of drama focusing on character development, movement, self-awareness, and reminisce techniques to encourage social inclusion & decreasing isolation among residents of care & support homes

Green Aspirations Scotland - Louise McAllister & Paul Cookson

Training people to care for themselves and their environment; have access to the outdoors & nature to create a feeling of well-being and improve health

Rebel Fox - Jolene Campbell

Fundraising events providing mentored    training opportunities for vulnerable young people while helping charities build support in local communities. Also, launching a free coaching programme helping small charities and social enterprise with their PR & communications

StreetFit - Michelle Reilly

A 12-16 week programme assisting Edinburgh’s homeless population in accessing their local gyms with a personal StreetFit trainer, in the aim of having a positive impact on people’s physical & mental health, whilst reducing isolation

The Reward Foundation - Mary Sharpe

The Reward Foundation -Our Brain on Sex and Love, educates people about love and the effects of internet porn on the adolescent brain.

Wellderly - Jenni Inglis

Wellderly helps decision-makers & older people to collaborate to develop better responses to the big issues facing society. Wellderly   enables creative environments where teams, including older people & decision makers, work together. This tackles loneliness amongst older people & leads to wiser responses