Florence Institute Trust

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A Grade II listed Victorian hub providing workspace, education and training for local people

Organisation type

Employment and education

Location

Liverpool

Award date

May 2017

Key objectives & Outcomes

Grant purpose

Help restore the building and continue delivering learning programmes in education and training opportunities for local disadvantaged groups.

Broad community impact

The only community organisation in Liverpool offering SQA Level 2 in Community Arts Administration and Business Administration Level 2. Over 20 FREE activities for the community from art, music lessons, photography, local history, and many more.

Improved social inclusion

The Florrie provides a free job club twice a week. This includes CV preparation, interview techniques, job search, confidence building, budgeting / managing money to enable the more disadvantaged members of the community to participate in society.