Tak£ 500 – Your Community, Your Voice, Your Choice
PB theme or issue
Take 5 Ways of Well-being
- Be Active
- Take Notice
- Keep Learning
PB eligibility criteria
Safe, Legal, Feasible, In line with Take 5 Theme and benefit the people of Armagh. Banbridge and Craigavon.
Age to vote
Number of votes
Example of winning ideas
Successful ideas included: sports and training, club activity, volunteering, families fishing, footballing toddlers, gardening and growing tips, music, history buffs, gaming buses, defibrillators, gifting, tidy-ups, budding actors, scarecrow trail, toy library, techno chanters, salvaging and repurposing old materials and much more!
Top three tips from the organisers
- Ask groups what support they need to get and stay involved and put this support in place
- The diversity of partners on the PB Working Group helped to reach out to the local community and pool resources for greater impact
- Capture and celebrate the positive community action and connections achieved e.g. through a video or learning event
Further information and evaluations
More information is available at https://www.armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk/take500/
A Reflective Learning Report can be found here.