Lottery grants awarded to Northampton, East Midlands in 2016

43 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
14 Dec 2016 Weston Favell Academy

The school will provide leadership training to pupils to improve their confidence and give them better chances in life.

£9,994 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 Thorplands Primary School

The school will provide gardening activities for children and families so they can learn together about growing food. This will enable families to see how food has a direct link to their overall health and wellbeing and encourage them to lead a healthier lifestyle.

£9,986 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2016 In Music In Media

BreakThrough - Artist Development Programme

£14,946 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2016 Friends of Abington Park

The project will create a sensory garden for blind or disabled people to increase the number of people using the community area.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2016 New Routes

The project will provide horse riding sessions to young people from low socio-economic backgrounds and who have educational needs. This will improve the mental and physical wellbeing of young people with complex needs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2016 The Community Court Yard Ltd

The project will deliver language skills workshops for young people from eastern European communities who are at risk of anti social behaviour and social isolation. The project will involve community members in the delivery some of the training and will enable them to participate in community life.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2016 Russian Supplementary School

The project will provide English classes to support Russian speaking parents. This will reduce isolation and enable them to participate in community life.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2016 Northampton ESCO CIC

The project will deliver sports and arts activities to children from low income families. This will help them learn about healthy lifestyles and will lead to improved health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2016 Performing Room

The project will provide an activity day to bring people together to celebrate their diverse community. They will work with the wider community, including different black and minority ethnic (BME) groups, to put on an evening showcase event featuring music and digital media.

£6,730 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Mel Jordan

Freee-Carracci-institute

£5,665 Arts Council England
6 Oct 2016 NorPIP

This is a new project that aims to improve the overall life chances of babies born to parents experiencing a range of needs, including mental health issues, psychosis and post-natal depression, or a history of domestic violence. Through therapy, an antenatal programme and volunteer befrienders, beneficiaries will gain access to support specific to their needs and the chance to share experiences and build social networks to help address practical and emotional issues.

£496,275 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2016 Spirit Song Bird Group

The group will use the funding to deliver yoga and relaxation to people living with mental ill health to improve their health and wellbeing.

£6,880 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2016 Northamptonshire Black History Association (NBHA)

'Saving the Future' - ensuring the legacy of NBHAs research and education work

£22,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2016 Gerrard Martin

GMD s RandD Project: Any Last Words...?

£9,505 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2016 Rockin Roadrunner

Rockin Roadrunner Mini Festival

£10,000 Arts Council England
12 Jul 2016 The Feel Good Friday Group

The group will use the funding to deliver activities to women living with disabilities. This will enable the beneficiaries to continue to access healthy activities designed by users to improve their wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2016 Empower to Improve Equality (EIE)

The group will use the funding to deliver workshops to raise awareness of issues that women are facing in the local area, including forced marriage and FGM. This will lead to a safer and more cohesive community for women.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2016 Nene Valley Christian Family Refuge Ltd

New ways of empowering women and children who have been victims of domestic violence to enable them to develop resilience, confidence and independence. Support organisations will work together to help survivors be safe, healthy and empowered. The programme will also include work with the perpetrators to reduce the risk of reoffending. Learnings will be shared with similar organisations nation-wide.

£617,937 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2016 University of Northampton

This projects aims to equip people with new skills and qualifications to enable them to seek employment. The project will join up existing services to provide a tailored package of support and improve people's confidence.

£749,960 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2016 Emma Garofalo

Metamorphosis

£14,723 Arts Council England
9 Jun 2016 Angellite

The group will use the funding to deliver health awareness sessions for BME communities. This will improve access to quality health care information and advice for beneficiaries to improve their health and well-being.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2016 Goodwill Solutions CIC

The project will work towards reversing problems such as long-term unemployment and the challenges people then face in returning to work.

£749,960 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2016 Northamptonshire Association For The Blind

Visually impaired people living in the area will be supported to re/gain their confidence so that they can lead as full active, independent and healthy lives as possible. New facilities will be introduced at Northampton Sight Centre including a specialist family service and increase links with eye health services in the area to speed up referrals and improve awareness and diagnosis.

£356,010 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2016 Roger Robinson

Version Book

£6,500 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2016 Tat Con

The group will use the funding to deliver a community event to help people develop skills and strategies related to mental health wellbeing. This will increase community participation in activities with health benefits.

£6,470 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2016 Re:store Northampton

A new safe community space called The HUB for vulnerable adults and families who have experienced poverty, to address their immediate needs and to gain skills to support them towards stability and independence. The majority of those accessing services will have suffered from prolonged poverty and isolation but all will be experiencing a current financial crisis.

£497,848 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2016 Re:store Northampton

A new safe community space called The HUB for vulnerable adults and families who have experienced poverty, to address their immediate needs and to gain skills to support them towards stability and independence. The majority of those accessing services will have suffered from prolonged poverty and isolation but all will be experiencing a current financial crisis.

£502,087 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2016 Northamptonshire Rights and Equality Council

The group will use the funding to deliver talks and information to people living with mental ill health. This will improve their resilience and provide them with the confidence to tackle employment issues.

£8,782 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2016 Fishmarket

The Medium Project

£55,000 Arts Council England
22 Mar 2016 Far Cotton ABC

Save Far Cotton Boxing Club

£67,650 Sport England
16 Mar 2016 Sayed Hasan

My Granddad s Car Project

£22,574 Arts Council England
15 Mar 2016 Northamptonshire Rights and Equality Council

Sharing Stories - Challenging Discrimination

£49,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2016 Sikh Community Centre & Youth Club (SCCYC)

The group will use the funding to develop a business plan to provide volunteer training and raise awareness of domestic abuse, financial abuse and cultural inequality. This will provide more volunteering and community focussed activities for the beneficiaries.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2016 Sikh Community Centre & Youth Club

From Her, Kings Are Born!

£47,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 Rescue the Perishing

This community group will use funding to set up an advice and support service for people with sickle cell, their carers and families. This will provide beneficiaries with the necessary information and lifestyle advice to manage the condition successfully, with the aim of promoting wellbeing.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 The Pavilion Preschool

The school will use the funding to create an outside play space in a derelict area of the school. This will reduce obesity and improve beneficiaries? development and social skills.

£9,542 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2016 Sikh Community Centre & Youth Club

Asian Arts Network NN

£12,456 Arts Council England
27 Jan 2016 Northamptonshire County Council

CSP Funding 2014-17

£436,892 Sport England
27 Jan 2016 Northamptonshire County Council

CSP Funding 2014-17

£375,569 Sport England
22 Jan 2016 The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Nort

WILDside - Enthusing and enabling the next generation of wildlife recorders across Northamptonshire

£70,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2016 Northamptonshire County Council

New opportunities to support volunteering

£59,200 Sport England
12 Jan 2016 Northamptonshire County Council

New opportunities to support volunteering

£54,277 Sport England
7 Jan 2016 Northampton Irish Support Group

The group will use the funding to deliver various activities for those approaching the age of retirement and the wider community. This will celebrate community identity, culture and diversity, while reducing isolation.

£8,804 Big Lottery Fund