"Excellent support from MDF"

Mike Hobbs - Aspire Trust

"We received excellent support from MDF in all aspects of putting the submission together, marketing and promoting the project and we received a grant of £6k for the project.

"...we recruited, trained and developed 12 disabled people within the Merseyside area to become researchers who undertook a broad range of community engagement projects, and pursued volunteering and employment opportunities within this area.

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"Massive thank-you to MDF"

Leila Romaya - Stray Cat Media

"I just wanted to say a massive thank you for your support for·Stray Cat Media's application to the Employable Communities Fund. We found out yesterday that we got £8k, so we are over the moon that we can carry out the project. Thanks for your positivity and help with the bid."  


MDF helps "life changing" ECF bid

George McKane - The Yellow House

"...the support we received from MDF was absolutely  tremendous..." 

The Yellow House, working directly with young people from socially disadvantaged backgrounds, made an application to The Employable Communities Fund in summer 2010.

George McKane, founder of Yellow House, contacted MDF, not only for an application form but for some advice and assistance in completing the form.

George said,"From the start to finish everyone at MDF was more than welcoming, friendly and helpful. Maureen came out to The Yellow House to see exactly how we work and was able to meet some of the the young people and also give me the benefit of her experience and knowledge.

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