Lottery grants awarded to Witham

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60 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Oct 2016 Braintree, Halstead and Witham Citizens Advice Bureau

This project will use the funding to install touchscreen kiosks and tablets in local community hubs for the benefit of the local community. This will help to increase access to advice and support services for the local community.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2016 Healah Riazi

Refugee Play (Title tbc)

£13,982 Arts Council England
6 Jul 2016 Witham Town Team Community Interest Company

This organisation will use the funding to purchase and install a defibrillator which will be accessible to the community at all times. This will provide lifesaving equipment for local residents to use in the minutes following a cardiac arrest until emergency services arrive.

£3,750 Big Lottery Fund
26 Apr 2016 Little Braxted Parish Council

This parish council will use the funding to hold their first ever village fete. The fete will be used to publicise the parish plan, commemorate the Queen's 90th birthday and increase community spirit.

£600 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2014 Bramston Sub Aqua Club

Making Scuba Diving accessible to younger people

£1,452 Sport England
21 Aug 2014 295 (Witham) Squadron Air Training Corps

This air training corps in Witham will use the funding to purchase equipment and set up a flight simulator facility that will be used to enhance the group's existing training courses. This will make training more accessible and inclusive for special needs

£9,402 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2014 295 (Witham) Squadron Air Training Corps

This air training corps in Witham will use the funding to purchase equipment and set up a flight simulator facility that will be used to enhance the group's existing training courses. This will make training more accessible and inclusive for special needs students or cadets who struggle with technical concepts. The new facility will also provide a resource for local community groups and educational bodies to use for their own activities and training.

£9,402 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2014 Witham Cricket Club

Emergency Flood Relief

£2,000 Sport England
22 Apr 2014 Witham Cricket Club

Emergency Flood Relief

£2,000 Sport England
3 Sep 2013 Southview School

This is a project by a school for children with SEN in Essex. The organisation will use funding to develop an unused plot of land in to a community allotment and orchard. This will enable pupils and the wider community to learn gardening skills and how to

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 Witham Allotment & Leisure Gardeners Association

This is a project by a voluntary group in Witham. The organisation will use the funding to provide raised beds on their allotment site. This will improve the area, making it more accessible for older and disabled people wishing to grow their own food in a

£1,770 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jan 2013 Gyrus Olympic Gymnastics Club

New Gymnastics Facility for Witham

£50,000 Sport England
18 Oct 2012 Silver End Heritage Society

Silver End Stories

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 Southview School

This is a project by a school in Essex. The group will use the funding to purchase a minibus for disabled pupils. This will help the group to introduce a social skills programme and get pupils out into the community so they can learn how to live independe

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Rivenhall Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary Sch

This is a project by a school in Essex which will use funding to create a sensory kitchen garden growing herbs, soft fruits and edible leaves, for the benefit of the school and the wider community.

£1,548 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Essex has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in September of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£500 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Essex has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June 2009. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2008 Essex Inclusive Sports Enterprise

This group makes sports inclusive to all disabled people in Essex. The group will use the award to assist disabled people in watching or participating in a sport of their choice by providing a 'buddy' as support. Training in Disability Equality will also

£9,620 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 2nd Witham Boys Brigade

This award will enable the boys brigade to establish a community based development programme. Activities such as digital creativity, community sports, wood turning and water based activities will be available to the brigade and also to up to ten local com

£4,995 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 North Essex Astronomical Society

This group promotes interest in astronomy. The group will purchase an additional telescope, enabling more people to view simultaneously. The new telescope will be portable and will also be used by scout and guide groups in their quest for the astronomical

£4,296 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Apr 2008 Southview School

This community special school will use the award to purchase environmental control equipment. This specialist equipment will enable their most disabled pupils to become more independent.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jul 2007 2nd. Witham Boys' Brigade

Peter's Vale Woodland Project, Twinstead North Essex

£23,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2007 Witham Junior Rugby

This junior rugby club will host a Tag Rugby competition for year 6 children in approximately 12 schools in the area. Participating schools are encouraged to submit teams made up of equal numbers of boys and girls.

£1,610 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 2nd Witham Boys Brigade

2nd Witham Boys Brigade Wish To Extend Their Existing Sports Activities With The Introduction Of Basketball Coaching Sessions. The Group Hopes That By Offering A Team Sport To Disadvantaged Youths It Will Promote Social Inclusion And Discourage Them From

£5,005 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 May 2006 Witham Town Luncheon Club

Group Provides Cooked Meals Twice A Week For Elderly People In Witham. In Order To Strengthen Their Group They Would Use Grant To Pay For The Costs Of A Deputy Cook To Assist The Current Cook Along With Volunteers And Members Travel Expenses.

£4,387 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2006 2nd Witham Boys Brigade

Boys Brigade Are To Undertake Water Borne Activities, Including Navigation And Driving, Fishing, Bird Watching And Conservation Studies Of The Area. All Of Which Will Increase Skills, Experience And Team Building. The Powerboat Will Also Be Available To O

£4,995 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Aug 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Witham has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Jersey in May of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
4 Jul 2005 Witham Town Council

This Group Recently Took Ownership Of A River Walk In Witham And Plan To Make The Area More Family-Friendly By Installing Seating Along The Path. They Will Encourage Local Wildlife By Undertaking A Number Of Environmental Improvements And Will Add Pond-Di

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Jun 2005 Witham Housing Association

The project will refurbish the existing social room and create a separate games room for benefit of residents.

£25,590 Community Fund
10 Dec 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Widow from Witham has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in May next year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Widow.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
9 Dec 2004 Braintree, Halstead and Witham Citizens Advice Bureau

The Project Provides A Debt Advice Outreach Service To Tackle Aspects Of Rural Isolation And Poverty. The 15 Month Grant Is For The Salary Of 3 Part-Time Posts, The Outreach Money Adviser, The Outreach Money Adviser (Debt Management) And The Administrator

£52,556 Community Fund
20 Nov 2004 Rivenhall Carpet Bowls Club

Many Players Are Elderly And Find Rolling The Mats After Playing Too Physically Challenging So The Mat Handling Unit Provided By This Award Will Make A Great Difference And Enable Many To Keep On Competing.

£1,604 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Oct 2004 East Essex Caving Instructors Team

Outdoor Activities Group Uses An Award To Provide Climbing And Caving Equipment So That They Can Offer Opportunities For Tasting And Developing Skills In Both Activities With Qualified Supervision And With Suitable Equipment In Safety

£2,107 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jun 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Witham has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
12 Dec 2003 2nd Witham Boys Brigade

Completion of a large lake project set at the rear of the forest area. This will create a new habitat and home for wildlife. Boys-+ Brigade member volunteers, and their families, will be involved in practical aspects of completing the lake project, after t

£9,985 New Opportunities Fund
8 Dec 2003 Silver End United FC

A Project To Increase Capacity Through Both Skills Based Training For Potential Adult And Existing Coaches And To Extend Access To New Players Through Two Additional Teams.

£4,499 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Sep 2003 North Essex Astronomical Society

Observatory Extension And New Telescope To Increase And Improve Access, Increase Skills And Knowledge

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Aug 2003 Bradwell Over 60s Club

Older Persons Club Uses An Award To Provide P.A./Audio Equipment To Ensure That All Members Can Hear Proceedings And Take Their Full Part In Activities

£581 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jun 2003 1st Witham Guides

To Enable More Girls To Take Part In Outdoor Pursuits With New Camping Equipment To Cater For All.

£1,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Apr 2003 Templars Community Housing Association

This project is to refurbish an existing greenspace at the heart of a deprived 1970`s housing estate. This is the only greenspace for the community to use but has very few facilities and does not meet the communities needs. The local group are local resid

£80,000 New Opportunities Fund
3 Feb 2003 7th Witham (Holy Family) Guide Company

Guide Company Will Use An Award To Improve And Extend Camping Equipment Enabling All Members To Learn From Living And Working Together In Cammp

£1,460 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Sep 2002 Friends of Historic Essex

A Project Extending Public Access To The Information In Wills From 16th To 19thc Via The Internet, Through Voluntary Work With Essex Record Office And Its Seax Computer Database

£4,594 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jul 2002 Templars Community Housing Association

A development grant has been awarded towards the costs of a widespread community consultation on creating or enhancing a green space for local people. The project will produce a detailed design in the preparation for the grantee to apply for a full `creat

£3,500 New Opportunities Fund
10 Apr 2002 Witham Town Council

An award would encourage more people to enjoy local woodland by installing safe and accessible car parking area.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
10 Apr 2002 Witham Cricket Club

Award will enable club to provide professional coaching to attract new players and further youth and senior players.

£2,706 Sport England
20 Mar 2002 Witham Housing Association

Applicant Is Seeking Funding To Refurbish A Garden To Provide A Safe Area Improving The Environment For Frail And Elderly. Garden To Be Of Edwardian Design, Reflecting The Elegant Period Of The House.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2002 Braintree District Sports Development Network

"The Project Is About Running A Series Of Club And Coach Development Training Courses Across The District To Equip Group Leaders With The Range Of Skills And Experience To Better Run/Organise/Coach This Particular Activity - Also Addressing Issues Such As

£2,904 Sport England
20 Mar 2002 Silver End Tennis Club

Developing Tennis Opportunities In The Village By Organising An Open Day And A Golden Jubilee Tournament Supported By The Provision Of Loan Equipment And Higher Level Coaching.

£1,500 Sport England
25 Jul 2001 158 Braintree & District Air Training Corps

An award to air cadets provides computer and related equipment to add to their training with internet access and improved inter unit communications.

£1,505 Community Fund
25 Jul 2001 East Essex Caving Instructors Team

The Award Will Ensure That The Group Have Sufficient Caving Equipment To Cater For 8 More Young People Interested In Experiencing Outdoor Pursuits.

£1,124 Sport England
25 Jul 2001 Gyrus Gymnastics Club

The Award Will Benfit Younger Children In The Community By Establishing A New Pre-School Gym Club Within The Gymnastics Club.

£5,000 Sport England
28 Mar 2001 Valley Green Youth Football Club

This Club For Girls & Young Women Gets A Major Boost To Their Football With An Awards For All Grant Providing Equipment And Training Costs.

£4,581 Sport England
11 Jul 2000 The Rickstones School

To link two primary schools a special school and secondary school to approach wider social issues and school success by the involvement of family, community and business partners. Activities will include literacy clubs, a mentoring scheme, video productio

£30,353 New Opportunities Fund
12 Apr 2000 Witham and Countryside Society

A 'Town Trail' leaflet in 3 languages and an activity trail for school children linked to the community heritage centre.

£2,737 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2000 Thorington Parish Council

This award will help provide an Arena Systems - Indiana sports/play area delivering local facilities for - five a side football basketball netball and other games aimed at 11 to 25 year olds and suitable for wheelchair players - in an area where facil

£5,000 Sport England
20 Apr 1999 1st Witham Guides

The project will enable this Guides Company to undertake a wider range of activities. The one year grant will pay for tents and camping equipment.

£3,160 Community Fund
30 Sep 1998 Witham Citizen Advocacy

The project will enable a Citizen Advocacy Scheme to help people with learning disabilities to take a fuller part in society. The three year grant will pay for office equipment, furniture, promotional materials and training costs.

£7,583 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Witham Writers

Publication of Works and Tape Recordings of Work

£700 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Calendar Concerts Productions

Opera Gala

£3,000 Arts Council England
19 Mar 1997 Powers Hall Junior School

'Without' - Witham Theatrical Opportunities for the Under 12's

£4,750 Arts Council England