Councillor Pam Buchan

Party: Labour

Ward: Honicknowle

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Contact information

Email:  pam.buchan@plymouth.gov.uk

Bus. mobile:  07825034867

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Committee appointments

Term of Office

  • 03/05/2018 - 05/05/2022

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

Jun-20

£600.00

To support Devon & Cornwall Food Action with their redistribution of food from  supermarkets to those in need in Plymouth.

£200.00

To enable Motor Neurone Disease to continue providing a level of support and equipment needed for patients and carers living in Plymouth.

£200.00

To support Adrenalin Devon Junior Minor League Crowdfunder that provides football opportunities for young people aged 6 - 18 years in the City of Plymouth.

£200.00

Jul-20

£633.50

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

To donate to the Crowdfunding page - Jack Leslie Statue Campaign

£50.00

To contribute towards the items such as cleaning equipment and minor repairs of the training area to in able more Make N Mend Muscle sessions for the community

£50.00

To contribute towards Shakespeare Primary School to assist in the playground project for games and plants.

£300.00

To Support Ernesettle Community Forum provide a new bench for Ernesettle on behalf of the Friends and Family of Ernesettle Forum

£133.50

Aug-20

£100.00

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.

£100.00

Oct-20

£200.00

To support Plymouth PIE (Parklifers in Exile) with the ability to provide meals and equipment for their elderly and vulnerable patrons who use the Park Pavilion cafes across the city of Plymouth. 

£200.00

Nov-20

£350.00

To contribute to the crowdfunder - PEC Moths to a Flame

£200.00

To contribute towards the Crowdfunder - Christmas in a Box

£150.00

Jan-21

£50.00

This will be used to support the Ernesettle community by providing the community newsletter, delivering news and opportunities to all in the area.

£50.00

Feb-21

£177.00

To support the Youth Mental Health Foundation by delivering assemblies and workshops to the schools in Honicknowle Ward, including: Ernesettle Community School, Knowle Primary School and Shakespeare Primary School.

£177.00

Mar-21

£1,472.46

For the purchase and installation of a lifebuoy to be placed at the Ernesettle end of Tamerton Lake. This will support the safety of those that use this area.

£612.46

To support the St Budeaux Parish Church with a contribution towards a new storage unit for emergency hampers at the Fareshare Foodbank at St Budeaux Church Community Hall. This will enable the foodbank to continue running alongside community groups.

£60.00

To contribute towards Jeremiah's Journey who is Plymouth's only children's bereavement charity that support approximately 350 children every year and their families. This funding will support with the peer to peer group with teenagers, enabling them to support each other through difficult times. As restrictions relax, they are hoping for them to physically meet, build friendships and support each other. This is a very important way of working where these children can talk to others who are experiencing the same feelings and emotions as them. This in turn helps them to grow into young adults with the ability to cope with bereavement. We have struggled as have many charities have over the last year and any support is gratefully received, however small.

£150.00

To support the Online Learning Project run by Saltram Rotary Club to help children learn online.

£100.00

A donation to Spaceshot Ernesettle/The Barefoot Project to help provide team building activity trips for local children.

£200.00

To support the Tree Planting Project. A contribution towards the  Plymouth Tree Challenge and plan for trees objectives in the Honicknowle ward.

£200.00

A contribution to Friends and Families of Special Children who support families with disabled children that live in Plymouth. Many have
been shielding for a year now and face extreme isolation, anxiety and mental health issues. This will enable projects and activities either virtual or face to face that support the whole family.

£150.00

Grand Total

£3,582.96

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

Jun-20

£600.00

To support Devon & Cornwall Food Action with their redistribution of food from supermarkets to those in need in Plymouth.

£200.00

To enable Motor Neurone Disease to continue providing a level of support and equipment needed for patients and carers living in Plymouth.

£200.00

To support Adrenalin Devon Junior Minor League Crowdfunder that provides football opportunities for young people aged 6 - 18 years in the City of Plymouth.

£200.00

Jul-20

£633.50

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

To donate to the Crowdfunding page - Jack Leslie Statue Campaign

£50.00

To contribute towards the items such as cleaning equipment and minor repairs of the training area to in able more Make N Mend Muscle sessions for the community

£50.00

To contribute towards Shakespeare Primary School to assist in the playground project for games and plants.

£300.00

To Support Ernesettle Community Forum provide a new bench for Ernesettle on behalf of the Friends and Family of Ernesettle Forum

£133.50

Aug-20

£100.00

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.

£100.00

Grand Total

£1,333.50

 

 

 

Community Grants 2019/20

Description

Amount

Jun-19

 

Plymouth Pride 2019 Crowdfunder. http://https//www.crowdfunder.co.uk/plymouth-pride-2027

£150.00

Jul-19

 

Special Olympics 2019 as part of the Mayflower 400 celebrations

£150.00

Supporting Shakespeare Primary School's year 4 with the opportunity to work in partnership with Plymouth University on a joint arts imitative. This will be to cover transport costs for them to participate with arts and crafts to form part of the 'illumination' exhibition at the Royal William Yard in the summer.

£50.00

To contribute towards the full day of family and community activities celebrating 20 years of charity Honicknowle Commnet and providing a free day out for local residents, with Honicknowle Comment.

£133.34

Dec-19

 

Contribution to the SPACESHOT Youth Project

£500.00

To support the refurbishment of Knowle Battery Play Park as part of the Improving Play Parks Phase II

£1,000.00

Jan-20

 

Donation to support the Plymouth City Roller Derby Team in hosting the 2020 British Championships

£298.11

Feb-20

 

Contribution towards use of CCTV in Honicknowle

£568.55

Provide kit for free boxing sessions for vulnerable young people in Honicknowle

£150.00

To provide a litter picking kit for Ray Neil Morton and Louise McGuian, ambassadors for Clean Our Patch in Honicknowle and Ernesettle

£150.00

To support Operation Emotion's weekly support group and educational programmes for adult male survivors of sexual abuse in Plymouth.

£100.00

To support Plymouth Respect Festival

£100.00

To support the Fun on the Green 2020 event organised by St Budeaux Parish Church

£150.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2018/19

Description

Amount

Oct-18

 

To support Barefoot to offer additional activities to young people.

£200.00

Dash of Silver Male Cancer Awareness Charity. To assist the charity to support cancer patients in the local area

£50.00

Shakespeare Primary School: Contribution to a theatre trip in January for pupils of Shakespeare Primary School

£200.00

Nov-18

 

Paying towards improving access to the Budshead Wood Pond area, and installation of an educational pond dipping platform.

£500.00

Supporting Plymouth Argyle female disability football by providing equipment.

£600.00

To contribute towards the Fit and Fed project for February Half Term in the Honicknowle Ward.

£300.00

Donation towards Christmas decorations at St Budeaux Church Hall for the community.

£100.00

Jan-19

 

To contribute towards Community After School Club's provision of age appropriate toys and activities for older children at Honicknowle Commnet Ltd

£66.66

To contribute towards booking author Clive Pig for the Reading Festival at Shakespeare Primary School.

£166.66

To contribute towards the installation of CCTV in Ernesettle which will help the community.

£1,000.00

To provide Hi-Vis jackets for Clean Our Patch litter picking community group.

£87.00

Mar-19

 

To help support the project "Keep Britain Tidy's Great British Spring Clean"

£229.68

Grand Total

£3,500.00