Councillor Margaret Corvid

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Party: Labour

Ward: Drake

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Contact information

Email:  margaret.corvid@plymouth.gov.uk

Bus. mobile:  07825035038

Committee appointments

Term of Office

  • 03/05/2018 - 05/05/2022

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

 

 

 

Community Grants 2021/22

Description

Amount  

Jul-21

£1,000.00

To support the Onward House Community Group with their family fun day at Freedom Fields park at the end of July. This will help with the purchase of infrastructure and hire of performers.

£1,000.00

Aug-21

£250.00

To support the work of Jeremiah's Journey bereavement charity, as they work with the community of Keyham to provide counselling and support to Keyham families.

£250.00

Sep-21

£1,750.00

To support Swarthmore Allotment Association with a contribution towards urgent repairs needed to their trading hut, which will allow it to continue to be used as a vital community hub and for fundraising.

£150.00

To support the Mutley Greenbank Trust with a contribution towards the costs of Hall hire to enable the Greenbank residents association to meet safely with COVID restrictions for the meetings.

£300.00

To support Plymouth's Artist's Together with a contribution towards the art supplies required to beautify our streets with world class public art, making a positive difference against offensive and unsightly tagging. This grant will pay for a piece of
original top quality street art at the language school.

£1,000.00

To support Jason Brownlee/Voodoo Monkeys with a contribution to help further expand the sound design and compositional elements in the theatre production of "Today I Killed My Very First Bird" and seek ways to reconnect with the most isolated members.

£300.00

Grand Total

£3,000.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

Apr-20

£1,000.00

To support Mutley Greenbank Trust with a contribution towards the operation of Greenbank Community Centre's work to support residents in meeting their basic needs during the coronavirus pandemic.

£1,000.00

Jun-20

£600.00

To provide replacement signage in Freedom Fields Park relating to the history of the English Civil War, to include artwork and transfer to weather proof boards.

£600.00

Jul-20

£100.00

To Support BASICS Devon, to contribute towards the cost of a volunteer responder and help reduce the strain on the ambulance service. Help reduce response times, reach vulnerable communities faster and save lives.

£100.00

Aug-20

£550.00

To support Mutley Greenbank Trust with the resources they will need for their community project which will benefit the young people with building relationships through positive weekly activities and day trips.

£500.00

To support Plymouth Vineyard with the pop-up Uniform Store Plymouth project with the purchase of vital equipment to get children ready for school such as pencil cases, water bottles as well as the cost of running the project which involves washing, printing and ironing equipment. This will hugely benefit families who have been struggling in Plymouth.

£50.00

Oct-20

£225.00

To support Stoke Damerel after school club with the purchase of a study all weather gazebo and weights to enable the after school club children to await parental collection in safety and comfort.

£225.00

Nov-20

£200.00

To contrbute towards the Crowdfunder - Wild Possibilities Wellbeing Woodland

£200.00

Dec-20

£300.00

In lieu of the regular Christmas party, the Mutley Greenbank Trust has organised Christmas parcels for younger and older area residents who are in need during the coronavirus pandemic. I am proud to have supported this via my community grant.

£300.00

Jan-21

£200.00

To support Onward House Community Group with a contribution towards the costs of transport in running the local food bank during the COVID19 pandemic.

£200.00

Feb-21

£700.00

To support the Mutley Greenbank Trust with the Plymouth Student Mutual Aid which is organising emergency food, toiletries and PPE to keep safe from coronavirus for students in need.

£200.00

To support with the refurbishment of Houndiscombe Park with Rebel Botanists, who are local gardeners that use expertise and resources to help improve biodiversity in our public spaces. This funding will go to Paths, shrubs, and plantings in Houndiscombe Park in concert with Rebel Botanists who are kindly working with the Council to refurbish this lovely park.

£500.00

Mar-21

£125.00

To support Plymouth's Artists Together to enable them to continue beautifying our streets with world class public art, making a positive difference against offensive and unsightly tagging. This grant will help fund materials to help our residents and local artists replace blighted tag-filled walls and hoardings with awesome public art!

£125.00

Grand Total

£4,000.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2019/20

Description

Amount

Jun - 19

To support Friends of Freedom Fields with plants, raised beds and gardening supplies for Freedom Fields park.

£500.00

To contribute towards the operating costs of the Freedom Community Festival which offers great music and educational programming to the local community.

£1,000.00

Freedom Youth Project. Project which helps young people to communicate.

£500.00

Jul – 19

 

To support the ongoing operations collecting, preserving and delivering unused food within the city of Plymouth working in concert with organisations like Onward House and the Mutley Greenbank Trust.

£500.00

Oct - 19

 

Onward community group family friendly outings. This will fund community outings during summer and holiday time to enrich the lives of families living in the Greenbank estate.

£300.00

Supporting the work of the Plymouth Centre for Faiths and Cultural Diversity.

£200.00

Working Well with Autism- This group offers regular drop ins, discussions and meetups, activities and support to autistic people across Plymouth. Room hire refreshments and expenses for ongoing activities

£75.00

Nov - 19

 

Mutley Greenbank Trust Annual Christmas Luncheon for older residents. The grant will cover costs of food, drink and hall hire.

£200.00

Dec - 19

 

To contribute towards the replacement of the trees in Freedom Fields Park

£225.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2018/19

Description

Amount

May-18

 

To support the Freedom Community Festival annual event

£500.00

Jun-18

 

Purchase a poly tunnel for the Swarthmore Allotments

£175.00

To help MIND promote suicide awareness with young men

£250.00

Jul-18

 

Respect Festival - towards marquee and staging

£100.00

Aug-18

 

Freedom Youth Trust Project summer activity pr9ogramme for young people

£300.00

Oct-18

 

Clean Our Patch, the city wide litter picking group, for equipment for volunteers

£200.00

Nov-18

 

The Mutley Greenbank Trust annual Christmas party

£300.00

Jan-19

 

To contribute towards the StART Cultural Kitchen for essential food and social event for refugee families in Sherwell Church Hall.

£250.00

Feb-19

 

To run after school dance class sessions in Greenbank

£500.00

Mar-19

 

The Freedom Youth Group does a variety of essential work supporting the young people of Greenbank and further afield. This donation will go towards the purchase of music equipment that was stolen by burglars.

£750.00

A contribution to support fun and enriching activities for the children at Mount Street Primary School

£175.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00