Lottery grants awarded to Leicester in 1998

26 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
4 Nov 1998 Stocking Farm and District Community Association

This group provide a voice for all the groups who use the Stocking Farm Centre, giving support and advice on events, activities and funding. The grant is for the purchase of 7 computers and the cost of a training course.

£4,845 Community Fund
4 Nov 1998 Nirankari Advice Centre and Youth Social Club

This group provides an advice centre for issues such as immigration, social security and benefits. The grant is for a computer, a photocopier, filing cabinets and a new carpet for the main office.

£3,305 Community Fund
4 Nov 1998 Saharaa Help Line

This group provides advice, support and information to isolated people or those in distress, particularly people from minority ethnic communities. Advice can be offered in five different languages on issues such as law, benefits, family disputes, mental

£907 Community Fund
4 Nov 1998 Young At Heart

This group provides support and friendship to older people in the local community who may be isolated or housebound. The group organises a programme of leisure, cultural and learning activities to engage and stimulate members. The grant is for the members

£1,000 Community Fund
27 Oct 1998 Braunstone Motor Project

This is a motor training project for young people which leads them to gain qualifications and skills to be able to find employment. The three year grant will help to develop work previously supported by NLCB and will pay salary costs of 4 full-time staff

£209,228 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 New Parks Play Association

The project is for a replacement minibus to benefit the children and parents of New Park Play Association and their local community by having a community vehicle for use. The one year grant is for the purchase of a minibus.

£28,381 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Leicester Exchange

A LETS (Local Exchange Training) scheme employing a Co-ordinator and a Development Worker to provide training, advice and a venue. Focus will be on people who have not previously been involved in community development and are from disadvantaged communitie

£93,079 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Bhagini Centre Ltd

An Asian Women Community Development Project to research the needs of unemployed, partially sighted and physically disabled women in Leicestershire. The project will also establish and support women-only groups. The grant over 3 years is for a Development

£54,168 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Saharaa Help Line

The project is about providing a full time advisory service for existing and new clients who need sustained advice rather than one off advice. The grant over three years is for refurbishment and office equipment, the salary of a full time Administrator a

£39,471 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Turning Point Womens Centre Limited

The project is to employ a Volunteer Co-ordinator for 3 years.This worker will develop and maintain a volunteer scheme designed to support voluntary activity within and outside of the organisation.The worker will recruit, select and support volunteers and

£92,797 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Leicester Lesbian, Gay And Bisexual Centre

The project is for 'access' improvement via the installation of a new lift to their building. The project would help the organisation encourage more volunteers from people with disabilities as the new lift would allow independent use by people with disabi

£39,000 Community Fund
27 Sep 1998 Antenna, Services for Disabled People

This is a counselling, mentoring and befriending project for older people. The grant over three years is for the salary of a full-time Volunteer Co-ordinator, office equipment and associated running costs.

£44,680 Community Fund
22 Sep 1998 Leicester City Council

Stage 3 Application - Public Art Programme

£477,000 Arts Council England
22 Sep 1998 Derby West Indian Community Association

Pro-sessions

£84,600 Arts Council England
22 Sep 1998 International Youth House Project

The Music Project: A4E Programme

£80,000 Arts Council England
29 Apr 1998 Foundation For Community Dance

Getting Connected

£110,000 Arts Council England
29 Apr 1998 Picture House Centre For Photography

Through Our Own Eyes

£55,550 Arts Council England
29 Apr 1998 Asian Arts Exchange

Asian Arts Exchange

£97,300 Arts Council England
17 Apr 1998 National Space Centre

National Space Centre

£31,856,236 Millennium Commission
8 Apr 1998 Braunstone PCC

St Peter, Braunstone

£118,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Mar 1998 Groundwork Leicester and Leicestershire Ltd

The project will involve groups and organisations to develop programmes of environmental activities and events. This three year grant will pay for the salary of a Community Outreach Worker, the extention and refurbishment of the building and purchase of i

£239,038 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 Northfields Employment Development Initiative

The project will provide a subsidised gardening service for older people. This three year grant will pay for the salary of a gardener, training, travel costs and general running expenses.

£61,665 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 The Leicestershire Victims of Crime Support Scheme

The project will ensure that witnesses at Magistrates Courts have a place of safety pre-trial and provide counselling support after the trial. This three year grant will be used for the salary of a Co-ordinator, office equipment and running expenses.

£61,159 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 New Parks Play Association

The project will provide a landscaped area with facilities for children's recreation and play. This one year grant will be used to purchase play equipment and undertake landscape works.

£59,850 Community Fund
26 Mar 1998 The Friends of Leicester City Farm Limited

The project will build an education centre and refurbishment to the current cafe kitchen at the inner city farm. This two year grant will be used to fund the building and refurbishment costs, the purchase of office, education and catering equipment and ru

£185,876 Community Fund
18 Mar 1998 Arts Training Central

To develop the Resource Base and improve existing facilities

£23,662 Arts Council England