through the Community Renewal Programme, Chance Heritage Trust intend to
deliver an exciting community engagement programme.
The programme has two
first strand is an informal learning and engagement aimed at a target audience
of families with young children exploring the relevance of industry to STEM
second strand targets community groups and individuals to collect their
stories about growing up, living and working in Sandwell and their countries of
origin, celebrating the diversity of the area.
CHT have been successful in securing a substantial grant through the
Government’s Community Renewal Fund via the West Midlands Combined
Authority to take forward further feasibility work across both the
Chance Glassworks and Soho Foundry & Mint Industrial Heritage sites.
It is a really exciting project and will have a significant positive
impact on the local social and economic communities of Smethwick and the
wider Sandwell area.
We are seeking a consultant to carry out an
evaluation of the project which is due to start this week and will need
to be completed by 30th June 2022. Full details of the tender can be