Lottery grants awarded to Leicester in 2000

139 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2000 Navrang

Navrang

£6,000 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2000 City Gallery

Adorn, Equip continued

£5,914 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2000 Leicester Belgrave Mela

Chalo b'eta-'Golden Mile'

£4,243 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2000 Leicester Haymarket Theatre

Leicester Haymarket Theatre

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2000 Phoenix Arts

BBA and Proud

£75,915 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2000 One Voice Community Choir

This Is A Community Based Gospel Choir. They Have Been Running Since May 99 And Are Going From Strength To Strength. They Are Seeking Funding For Essential Equipment To Develop Ability And Increase The Level Of Performances, And Enable Them To Host Gospel

£4,510 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2000 Centre for Indian Classical Dance

This Registered Charity Are Applying For An Award To Run A Collaboration, Flaming Feet, Combining Six Dancers From The Indian And Irish Communities In Community Showcases And Workshops Encouraging Participation From The Two Communities. The Project Will V

£4,900 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2000 East West Community Project

This Group Would Like To Arrange A Millennium Cultural Celebration To Include Cultural Entertainment In The Form Of Music, Dance, Exhibitions And Performances By Local And National Artists. The Award Is For Venue Hire, Artists' Fees, Publicity And Adminis

£5,000 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2000 Rowlatts Hill Over 60s Club

This group provides social activities, including outings and meals, for people from 60 and have members well into their eighties. They are applying for an award to fund an additional outing this year, to a place of interest for the group. They are current

£500 Community Fund
10 Nov 2000 Saffron Women's Group

This group provides support to the local women of the area with an aim to furthering their development and improve their quality of life. They would use an award to fund a programme of activiities such as women's history, assertiveness, yoga and family r

£2,015 Community Fund
10 Nov 2000 Call of the Wild

This project aims to provide the group with 2 laptop computers to enable them to teach IT skills on their moblie bus. The group help to teach adults IT and literacy skills on a converted bus in deprived areas of Leicester, at present to teach IT skills th

£4,180 Community Fund
10 Nov 2000 Braunstone Sports and Leisure Club

This newly formed club wish to set up coaching sessions for boys and girls enter junior teams in mini soccer leagues set up under 11+s and under 15+s teams in the league. The award is for Junior pitch fees referee costs football kit Affiliation fees

£2,358 Sport England
10 Nov 2000 Caldecote Junior School

This School in the Braunstone area of Leicester would like to provide coaching and equipment to provide the TOPS scheme in a variety of sports for in and after school activities The award is for 24 90 minute sessions of football basketball and hockey an

£3,085 Sport England
10 Nov 2000 Leicestershire County Hockey Association

This group wish to run an inaugural Leicestershire Hockey Conference. The award is for conference venue and speaker costs; marketing/printing costs for publicity material; orgaisation costs incl delegate packs; audio visual equipment

£2,040 Sport England
10 Nov 2000 Woodgate 80 Football Club

This project aims to further develop the club through setting up 3 new mini soccer teams and improve coaching and safety standards. The group presently provide football training and matches for 6 - 18 year olds. The award is for coach education courses i

£3,197 Sport England
27 Oct 2000 National Institute Of Adult Continuing Education

The organisation represents the interests of adult learners in England and Wales. It also encourages adults to participate in learning especially those who have had inadequate access to learning opportunities.The Getting Connected project has been develo

£263,717 Community Fund
20 Sep 2000 LEICESTER CITY COUNCIL

"LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE & RUTLAND"

£1,280,093 Sport England
16 Sep 2000 National Institute of Adult Continuing Education

The Organisation Is The National Organisation For Adult Learning. The Project Will Develop A Pack Which Will Give Guidance For Community Education Providers Working With Older Learners. The Pack Will Provide Appropriate Materials And Will Be Piloted And

£132,507 Community Fund
16 Sep 2000 Evington Village Hall Management Committee

Evington Village Hall Management Committee will be able to improve disabled access, put in place a new multi-purpose floor, modernise the kitchen and provide disabled accessible toilets. The grant over one year will pay for these refurbishments.

£71,022 Community Fund
16 Sep 2000 Federation for Detached Youth Work

The Organisation Exists To Co-Ordinate The Development Of National And Local Level Communication Between Detached Youth Workers (I.E. Not Attached To Youth Clubs Or Community Centres), Their Managers And Other Voluntary And Statutory Organisations. The Pr

£119,548 Community Fund
16 Sep 2000 Carers of Leicestershire Advocacy And Support Project

The project is to provide a carers support and outreach development service to help individual and isolated carers in city and rural areas. Services provided will include advocacy, advice surgeries, home visits, a newsletter, training and consultation. T

£141,075 Community Fund
16 Sep 2000 Leicester College of Further Education Corporation

Leicester College of Further Education Corporation along Highfields Community Association and Belgrave Development Enterprise will continue and develop an existing project. This three year grant means that people with qualifications gained outside the E

£273,454 Community Fund
16 Sep 2000 Belgrave Playhouse

Belgrave Playhouse is an Asian children's centre based in several terraced houses. The Bal Nagri project provides 32 nursery places each day. Up to 600 children and young people each year from the local Gujarati community use the full range of services, w

£115,625 Community Fund
13 Sep 2000 Belgrave Baheno Peepul Centre

Development Grant

£168,810 Millennium Commission
12 Sep 2000 Leicester Charity Organisation Society

The project will offer benefit and welfare advice for patients and carers, and will assist black and ethnic minority groups and other socially disadvantaged communities.

£164,846 New Opportunities Fund
12 Sep 2000 Hinckley & Bosworth Primary Care Trust

The project is aimed at black and ethnic minority communities in the Leicester and Rutland areas, producing advice on diet for patients, health professionals and voluntary agencies. Information will be available in translation for various groups.

£31,888 New Opportunities Fund
12 Sep 2000 South Leicestershire Primary Care Trust

The project will establish a hospice at home service for local ethnic minority patients with cancer and their carers. It will include 24-hour home care service, and at least a hundred local people will benefit.

£162,080 New Opportunities Fund
9 Sep 2000 Belgrave Development & Enterprise

The project will develop three learning centres.

£200,780 New Opportunities Fund
29 Aug 2000 Leicestershire Brass Band Association

This Brass Band Organisation Would Like Funding To Present A 'Master Class And Workshop' For Less Experienced Players To Work With A Leading Conductor. This Will Be Followed By A Millennium Concert. The Award Is For Venue Hire, Publicity, Music, Conductor

£2,991 Arts Council England
29 Aug 2000 Indra Dhanus Promotion

This Recently Formed Asian Arts & Cultural Group Would Like Funding To Organise A Millennium Festival Of Traditional Asian Arts. The Award Is For A Contribution Toward The Hire Of A Music Group (-1900), Venue Hire (-1400), Radio Advertisements (-1645), Pr

£4,550 Arts Council England
29 Aug 2000 Pedestrian

This Organisation Is A Focus For Contemporary Music And Musical Culture, Offering Training And Workshops, Discussion Groups And Advice. They Would Like To Offer 8 Workshops Throughout The Midlands In Producing Music, Each Of Which Will Result In A Perform

£2,438 Arts Council England
29 Aug 2000 'Pragati' Group

This project aims to improve the facilities of the group and to provide them with 3 trips out. The group is made up of elderly Indian people, some of whom are disabled, and provides its members with a linch and learning activities. The award is for kitche

£4,310 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Friends of Lansdowne Evergreens

This group provide a weekly social club and activities for people aged 60 plus. The group are applying for funding to take its members on a series of outings. The award is for 2 day trips, 4 luncheon trips, and a christmas trip and dinner.

£2,300 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Shree Hindu Community Centre

This Hindu community group would like funding to provide a culturally appropriate entertainment evening for members of the Hindu community from inner city areas of Leicester. The award is for musicians' fees (-1250), hall hire (-900), Gujarati teaching (-

£4,480 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 The Allexton Under Fives Forum

This group, which provides a place where parents and minders of children under five can get together, and let their children play in a safe environment, would like funding to purchase musical instruments and play equipment, and have a special Christmas tr

£1,093 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Young Urdu Learning

This project aims to provide the group with new equipment so that the group can run more effectively. The group also want to provide transport for the children of the group to take them to the Millennium Dome. The award is for the purchase of a pentium co

£3,113 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 New Parks Under 8s Early Years Forum

This group are applying for an award to run a Family Learning Day, as part of National Family Learning Weekend, which will provide activities that families can enjoy together. The money is for co-ordinator and workshop leaders staff costs, activities incl

£2,199 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Shree Limbachia Hittechhu Mandal

This is a Hindu community group which provides support and advice, along with cultural and social events for members. They plan to create a diary of past historical and cultural achievements and a day of workshops to discuss and plan a vision of the commu

£3,790 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2000 Friends of Sandfield

This newly formed Friends of a Leicester primary school would like to run three events to celebrate the Millennium in the local community - a childrens Ras & Garba competition, dinner dance and pantomime. The award is for the hire of equipment (stage, sou

£1,050 Millennium Commission
29 Aug 2000 Crescent Junior School

This project aims to provide the school with equipment and training of staff to help develop a structured series of sports coaching for school pupils. The award is for the hire of sports coaches coaching training for staff andthe purchase of sports equi

£3,782 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Canoe Sport Partnership

This group who were formed in 1999 aims to raise the profile of the sport in Rutland and Leicestershire creating partnerships between local groups and developing coaching opportunities. They would like to offer subsidised training courses to attract ne

£4,980 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Queensmead Junior School

This project aims to create an after school club which will provide a range of sporting activities for young people in the area to participate in. The award is for fees for coaches in dance skipping gymnastics football self defence kwik cricket and

£1,136 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Bendbow Rise Infant School

This project aims to provide the school with sports equipment to help develop skills of young people. The group also hope to hire professional coaches to work with the pupils. The award is for mini soccer goals a kwik cricket set 10 footballs 20 basket

£1,255 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Folville Junior School

This School woudl liek to provide high quality coaching and fitness training in after-school football netball and tennis and to promote sports leadership courses to develop confidence communication and organisation skills. The award is for 10 1 1/2 hr c

£1,750 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Recreational Access Project (Gorse Hill)

"This group, formed in May 2000, provides a multi-sports club for people with profound and multiple learning difficulties, would like to establish the club, providing professional coaching and training for volunteers as coaches The award is for equipment

£1,376 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Rushey Mead Rebels Table Tennis Club

This recently formed ETTA affiliated table tennis club would like funding to promote a pilot project of a new disability programme which will include awareness training for coaches and helpers and a coaching course and workshop. The award is for the purc

£2,750 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 The Brogan Fitness Gym

This recently formed group which offers facilities for young people to gain in health self confidence and character building through fitness training and non contact boxing skills would like funding to purchase exercise equipment. The award is for the

£4,977 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Uplands Junior School

This project will provide the school with basketball equipment and training to help develop the sport at the school. The award is for the provision of a coaching course coach and EBBA membership fees 2 tri court units and 1 wall mounted unit.

£1,335 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Bloomfield Rangers F.C.

This eleven a side football team which is made up from foster carers and young people from the Bloomfield estate of Leicester would like funding to purchase kit and equipment in order to enable the team to continue playing for further seasons. The award

£575 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Young Heroes Basketball Club

This club is applying for funding to run courses hire courts and advertise. They aim to enable children to develop their skills and compete in a league improving in skill and confidence to progress to a national league. The award is for 2 x sports injur

£3,200 Sport England
29 Aug 2000 Bharat Football Club

This football club, serving children and young people from the Asian community, would like funding to provide training,coaching,coach training,regular tournaments and publicity,in order to develop skills within the club and recruit more members.

£2,058 Sport England
17 Aug 2000 Lancaster School

School Sport Co-ordinator

£285,265 Sport England
7 Aug 2000 Soft Touch Community Arts Co-Op

Purchase of new instruments

£24,975 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2000 City Gallery

Adorn, Equip

£17,500 Arts Council England
21 Jul 2000 Leicester Education Action Zone

The programme is designed to support the Education Action Zone's (EAZ) central aim of 'raising achievement and developing a sustainable and strong culture of learning in the area'.

£22,366 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jul 2000 Soft Touch Arts

Sound Voices

£40,890 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2000 Richard Attenborough Centre

Singing Challenge

£7,486 Arts Council England
11 Jul 2000 Leicester Education Action Zone

The programme is designed to support the Education Action Zone's (EAZ) central aim of raising achievement and developing a sustainable and strong culture of learning in the area.

£259,352 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jul 2000 British Judo Association

World Class Performance

£291,878 UK Sport
10 Jul 2000 British Judo Association

World Class Performance

£215,936 UK Sport
5 Jul 2000 Bhagini Centre Ltd

The project will provide welfare advice to women, mainly Asian, on low incomes. This will be achieved by holding welfare advice surgeries, home visits, networking with other agencies, attending training courses and workshops. The grant, over three years,

£79,930 Community Fund
4 Jul 2000 Leicester Promotions

Raw Talent - 2000, 2001 and 2002

£7,000 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2000 Ajani Women And Girls Centre Limited

The grant will be used to provide an additional 20 after-school places, to create a 40 place holiday club and to set up an 8 place wrap-around facility for children aged 3-14 years old in Leicester. Schools served will be St Barnabas, Bridge Road, Spake

£26,000 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jun 2000 Rowlatts Hill Caribbean Carnival Group

This Group, Which Creates Carnival Costumes And Floats, Would Like Funding To Run Costume Making Workshops Involving Children From Various Ethnic Backgrounds. The Award Is For Art & Crafts Materials, Transport & Insurance Costs And The Hire Of Equipment.

£500 Arts Council England
14 Jun 2000 Spinney Hill Gujarati Parents' Association

This project aims to improve education for children learning and using Gujarati through providing computer training. The award is for the payment of 10 computer software licenses, a specialist tutor for 26 sessions, and administration costs

£3,521 Community Fund
14 Jun 2000 Asian Community Association

This newly formed group are a non-political body aiming to encourage Asian community groups and projects to wrok together and provide a forum for the collectiove opinions of all representatives in areas such as educational, cultural and social interests.

£4,039 Community Fund
14 Jun 2000 68th Leicester (Trinity Methodist) Guide Company

This guide group would like funding for tentage and outdoor cooking equipment in order to enable girls to enjoy the fun and challenge of camping. The award is for tentage and outdoor cooking equipment.

£1,872 Community Fund
14 Jun 2000 The Charnwood Drop-In Community Centre

This newly formed group aim to provid drop-in facilities for older people and those with mental or physical disabilities in the area. They would like tables and chairs, administration costs, training and volunteer expenses to enabel the group to operate e

£4,118 Community Fund
14 Jun 2000 Manor Arts and Crafts Society

This recently formed group, which provides arts & crafts activities for people of all ages in the community, would like funding for workshops and activities particularly aimed at people with learning disabilities, mental health issues, older people, child

£4,950 Community Fund
14 Jun 2000 St John's Millennium Project Committee

This group is aiming to publish a book and CD-ROM giving an account of life at St John's School and the local community in the year 2000. This will be drawn together from the work of the pupils of the school and reflect life in the school and local area f

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2000 Leicestershire Active Retirement Association

This project aims to create a historical record of people's memories and stories from the last century. The award is for the printing of 500 booklets, a hand held tape recorder, and the costs to include photos.

£636 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2000 Inland Waterways Association

This local branch provides grass root contacts for members and the general public in raising awareness of the waterways, improvements and restoration works. They are planning a rally of boats in August 2000 in Market Harborough to celebrate the Millennium

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2000 Leicester Hindu Festival Council

This project will create a multi-cultural event to celebrate the millennium year. This will involve music, dance and artistic performances to help promote the new millennium amongst Hindu communities. The award is for hall, PA, and lighting hire, stage de

£4,130 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2000 Leicester City Council

On December 31st 2000 Leicester will host the biggest New Year's Eve celebrations the city has ever seen. Entertainment and activities will start on Sunday morning and continue until early the following morning and will represent include and attract all o

£85,000 Millennium Commission
14 Jun 2000 Shree Prajapati Association (UK)

This group aims to advance the Hindu religion, culture and education through offering a range of activities from sports to social evenings. They wouldliek to hold a Millennium celebration with a range of activities in Leicester and Ruby in August 2000. Th

£4,750 Millennium Commission
14 Jun 2000 Alderman Richard Hallam Basketball Team

This primary school would like to provide equipment and training to enable children from the school and other members of the community to become involved in the sport of basketball. The award is for two Sunny D tricourts costs for two people to attend th

£623 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Leicester & District Mutual Football League

This group organise and administrate mini soccer league for yougn peopel aged between 6 and 10 at present they have 186 teams in their leagues. The group are applying for funding to help improve the administration and communication within the league. The

£1,000 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Netherhall Diamonds Football Club

This football club would like funding to provide publicity education equipment and hire charges in order to enable them to create three new junior teams. The award is for publicity costs coaching courses first aid kits and facility hire.

£3,179 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Leicester Wildecats

This project aims to continue the work of the group to provide an opportunity for gay lesbian and bi-sexual individuals to play football in a non-judgemental environment. The award is for ten players to complete FA coaching certificates coahcing fees p

£1,068 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Folville Junior School Childrens Fund

This junior school would like funding to set up after school sports and physical activity clubs for girls including football self defence aerobics and basketball amongst others. The award is for coach's fees workshop tutor's fees sports equipment and

£989 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Soar Valley Tigers

This after-school badminton and hockey club would like funding to purchase hockey and badminton equipment and for coaching & transport costs in order to increase participation in these sports for local people aged 11-16. The award is for hockey sticks b

£1,728 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Leicester YMCA Girls F.C.

This Football Club would like start-up costs for an 11 a-side football team for girls aged 12-14. The award is for balls bibs kit bag ball bag goal posts cones drill tops and corner posts; promotional costs venue hire coaching fees for 10 weeks an

£1,692 Sport England
14 Jun 2000 Leicester Spokes

This group,which promotes access to cycling for all, would like funding to stage events at Humberstone Gate Arena, Castle Gardens and Leicester Racecourse, where participants will be able to try out various human powered vehicles

£4,400 Sport England
6 Jun 2000 Leicester Education Action Zone

Arts Comeback

£20,000 Arts Council England
6 Jun 2000 Leicester City Library Service (Development Unit)

Words Out Leicester Literature Festival

£16,637 Arts Council England
23 May 2000 British Judo Association

Judo: Potential

£1,383,645 Sport England
22 May 2000 British Judo Association

Judo: Potential

£3,435,282 Sport England
11 Apr 2000 Bathysphere Collective

Deepwater Project

£18,500 Arts Council England
11 Apr 2000 Leicester Street Music Festival (Bbc Music Live)

Leicester Street Music Festival for BBC Music Live

£29,850 Arts Council England
11 Apr 2000 Leicester Belgrave Mela

Mela Arts Development & Education Programme (MADEP)

£29,633 Arts Council England
10 Apr 2000 Castle Park Festival Steering Committee

This Festival Organisation Would Like Funding In Order To Extend Their Annual Festival To Appeal To A Broader Audience, Commission Quality Street Performance To Engage The Interest Of Those New To The Arts And Their Participation In The New Urban Fringe E

£4,700 Arts Council England
10 Apr 2000 Parents Together

This Group, Who Run From The Children And Parents Centre In Leicester, Provide Educational Projects For Children, Including Cultural Workshops And Visits To Historical Places. They Would Ilek To Produce A Number Of Workshops To Produce A Carnival Float An

£3,650 Arts Council England
10 Apr 2000 CDAC ( Contemporary Dance Awareness Campaign)

This Contemporary Dance Group Would Like Funding To Help Them Hold An Event In The Shires Shopping Centre, Leicester, Which Will Include Video Dance And Live Performances By University Students. The Award Is For A T.V. & Videos, Flyers, Costumes For 3 Art

£210 Arts Council England
10 Apr 2000 Cruse Bereavement Care (Leicester Branch)

This Group Provides Bereavement Counselling Through Telephone Or Face To Face Meetings And Self-Help Groups. They Also Offer An Advice And Information Service And Training Services For People Involved In Bereavement Care Such As Care Workers. They Are A B

£4,046 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 Longfield Parent Group

This new group wish to improve the facilities for the children and parents in the locality through developing a play area. The award is for the purchase of Rocky Mountain play equipment, picnic tables, a wooden bench and safety fencing.

£3,910 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 Kid's Break (Leicester)

This group wish to hold a millenium camp for 5 weeks, involving upto 100 children at different times. The group operate to bring together organisations working with children aged 8 - 13 in Leicester inner city. The award is for site fees, food, activities

£5,000 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 Friends of Countesthorpe College Creche

This group are a group of parents who work to support the Creche and also provides an opporunity for them to meet informally. They would like to complete the work they have done over the last year on a garden project for the Millennium by including a safe

£4,320 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 Welcome Club

This group provides social activities for the elderly and housebound in the community. This request is for money towards a programme of outings during the spring and summer of 2000. The award is for five day trips to the Severn Valley, Bath, Llandudno, S

£2,515 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 John Lee Wood Scout Campsite

This scout camping facility would like funding to purchase activity equipment for the use of campers and visitors to the facility. The award is for the purchase of air rifle shooting equipment, climbing equipment and archery equipment.

£4,180 Community Fund
10 Apr 2000 Shri Guru Ravidass Temple

This gorup aim to create a millennium event, that will highlight the mix of cultures in the Leicester area through dance, music, food and health. The award is for the hire of 5 musical groups, hall hire, publicity, refreshments, equipment hire, payment fo

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund