Big Kirk Hallam is a scheme to spend £1 million pounds over ten years on community projects and is paid for with lottery money.
Our vision is to help make Kirk Hallam an even better place to live through fostering community spirit and increasing companionship, improving the opportunities we have and the environment in which we live.
Something Spooky is occurring this Halloween with A Mile in my Shoes (10/15/2021) - Design your own pumpkin – you will find a template to colour in and display in your window, or also decorate and display your own pumpkin. Get the family out and see how many pumpkins you can spot and let @amileinmyshoes2 on twitter or Big Kirk Hallam on both Twitter and Facebook know which house […] Community Chest October 2021 (10/14/2021) - The community Chest is open till the end of this month. Here are some of the magnificent projects we helped when the chest opened in June. If you could benefit from assistance from the Community Chest guidance and an application form is attached. Forms to returned to email@example.com by 31st October bkhccgd.docx bkhccap.docx Community Chest.pptx Kirk Hallam Youth Social Event September 2021 (10/14/2021) - It was our absolute pleasure to help with the funding for Kirk Hallam’s Youth Social Event in September. Jo Maguire from She Will FYE attended last nights meeting to feed back on the success of the event. Presentation courtesy of Jen Rawson Active Lives Erewash KIRK HALLAM’S YOUTH SOCIAL EVENT (2).pptx Rep’s quarterly review for July to September 2021 (10/11/2021) - Every three months, as your Big Local Rep, I share my thoughts on local area progress with you as residents and with the central team managing the national programme. Your comments and thoughts are always welcome. The big picture It’s encouraging how residents and local organisations are responding to reduced Covid restrictions. Autumn and winter […] The Community Chest is open (10/1/2021) - Are you a local Group in Kirk Hallam? Could you benefit from the Community Chest? The Community Chest opens again today and will remain open till 31st October 2021. Please follow this link for guidance and an application form. If you are having problems down loading please email me firstname.lastname@example.org. Good luck everyone. bkhccgd.docx bkhccap.docx Minuets from Partnership Meeting 14th July 2021 (9/15/2021) - This was we hope will be our last meeting held by zoom. The main focus of this months meeting was the varied and successful applicants for the June Community Chest, and the happy news that more of our community groups are starting to meet up again. BKH-meeting notes 14Jul21.docx Big Local rep review April to June 2021 (9/8/2021) - Every three months, as your Big Local Rep, I share my thoughts on local area progress with you as residents and with the central team managing the national programme. Your comments and thoughts are always welcome. As summer is upon us, I guess some things are feeling a lot better than they have been, with […] Craft and Chat Monitoring report June 2021 (8/2/2021) - And finally for today, I have used the term reconnect a lot, however you can not underestimate how important this is right now. Another fantastic group for the more mature residents returned to the Community Centre in June Craft and Chat runs on a Monday Morning. Craft and chat Monitoring Mar – Jun 21 (1).docx TLC monitoring report June 2021 (8/2/2021) - Another welcome return to the Community Centre for the more mature residents is TLC – Tea, Laughter and Cake on a Monday afternoon, a very much needed group to get together and reconnect. TLC report Mar – Jun 21 (1).docx