Lottery grants awarded to Great Yarmouth, Eastern in 2015

45 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Dec 2015 Hands on HeArt

This organisation will use the funding to establish a new social enterprise project to engage people who have experienced hardships, social isolation or challenges. The project will focus on creating and selling arts and crafts at local events and community spaces and participating in local activities. This sustainable project will provide support, social opportunities and skills development and help to improve self-esteem.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Cobholm Community Centre

This organisation will use the funding to carry out final refurbishments to the hall and run an awareness-raising campaign and a series of community events to re-launch the group and the community centre. The campaign and events will encourage the local community to discuss local needs and priorities. This will enable the group to start to deliver activities that will address these needs and encourage wider community involvement and cohesion.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2015 Cantley Parish Council

This parish council will use the funding to secure a piece of land next to the village hall and carry out landscaping works to create a village green area. This will enhance facilities at the village hall by creating a green outdoor area, providing additional space for activities and events as well as a public open space for recreation.

£7,400 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2015 Jonnie Bayfield

Egosystem

£14,790 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2015 Headway Norfolk & Waveney Ltd

This charity will use the funding to provide support for carers of people with brain injuries, through the delivery of a ?living with brain injury? course and the creation of a support network. This will improve carers? understanding of brain injury and provide them with the support they need to care for a family member.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 Sound Waves East

This organisation will use the funding to engage with young people who are at risk of engaging in antisocial behaviour or risk-taking behaviours, have low confidence and few aspirations. The scheme will provide young people with creative activities to help them work through their positive and negative emotions and experiences to help them understand challenges, feel part of their community and improve confidence and aspirations through showcasing their achievements to the wider community.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 The Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Memory Club

The organisation will use the funding to establish an additional weekly reminiscence and therapeutic activity club in a new venue aimed at older people who have or have a high risk of developing dementia. This will enable the group to accommodate increasing requests for activities by running additional therapeutic reminiscence, music and exercise sessions, reaching and providing support to more members of the community.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 3C Youth Club (Cobholm Community Centre)

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of creative and physical activities for children in the local community including professional music production workshops, freeze frame and film making workshops, rock school taster sessions, CD making workshops, mountain bike track, cycle training and maintenance, as well as repair workshops. This will provide diversionary activities for young people to reduce anti-social behaviour and reduce crime.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
25 Sep 2015 Clippesby Church

The organisation will use the funding to develop their existing church site and resources to enable them to increase and continue activities and provide support to the wider community. This will provide improved community facilities to run additional lunch clubs, singing and art workshops and additional community activities and events.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Live for Change

The organisation will use the funding to carry out community outreach and engagement with local residents and support services. This will enable the group to meet with local people to discuss their current or future health and support needs, identify gaps or areas that could be improved in current service delivery, and work with local support partners to develop effective projects.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2015 Curious Directive

SOLO

£15,000 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2015 Fleggburgh and Billockby PCC

Re thatching the church roof

£212,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Creative Education Charitable Trust

We ll Meet Again

£14,000 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Ethnic Minority Association of Norfolk,UK (EMA)

The organisation will use the funding to hold a variety of activities across the region with the aim of promoting cultural diversity and bringing communities together. This will enable the organisation to provide a range of activities, from sport to music sessions, to break cultural barriers and to help lower the rate of hate crime in the region.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Withy Arts

Weaving Connections

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Gt. Yarmouth Refugee & Outreach Support Limited

The organisation will use the funding to expand their support services for migrants to a new area. This will enable the group to provide advice, support and guidance to additional beneficiaries, to improve their integration into the local community.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Great Yarmouth & Waveney MIND

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and deliver a range of activities, including a summer community event, swimming, dance, walking, digital photography, wildlife and architecture, and trips. This will also involve volunteering opportunities to help deliver the activities for young and older residents and families affected by mental health issues, to help reduce their social isolation, provide them with support, to improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Holy Trinity with St Edmunds P.C.C.

The organisation will use the funding to install replacement sliding folding dividing doors within a church hall. This will enable the organisation to offer its facilities to local groups.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 The Town Centre Partnership Co. (Great Yarmouth)

Bringing Streets and Public Space Alive

£49,950 Arts Council England
29 Jul 2015 Tamsin Flower

MENTAL Play South East tour

£13,300 Arts Council England
17 Jul 2015 Great Yarmouth Borough Council

This project will aim to improve the life chances of 4,000 people by preventing or overcoming complex issues such as low self esteem, mental health, debt, drug and alcohol misuse, homelessness and long term unemployment.

£3,075,493 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2015 DIAL - Gt Yarmouth

A project to establish a new service providing benefits and debt advice to the local community. This will enable the group to accommodate increasing requests for advice and support to reduce waiting times and provide quick support to people experiencing financial difficulties.

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2015 Age Concern Great Yarmouth

This builds on an existing project to develop an information service for older people, primarily living in their own homes, who may not benefit from the support received in sheltered accommodation. The funding will expand the current telephone service and recruit more volunteers to visit people in the local community. Volunteers will identify any unmet needs and help people access services, such as lunch clubs and group outings, reducing social isolation and helping people continue to live independently.

£462,630 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2015 Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Great Yarmouth Venetian Waterways

£1,020,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 May 2015 Great Yarmouth College

Great Yarmouth College Community Sports and Fitness Centre

£150,000 Sport England
19 May 2015 Fit 2 Help

The organisation will use the funding to develop a pilot project delivering health and fitness outreach sessions in community venues in areas of deprivation. This will enable the group to provide access to free health advice and fitness classes, meaning that children, families and the wider community of all abilities are not excluded from healthy activities and can receive tailored health and physical activity support to reduce the risk of obesity and other health problems.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Life Take Two

The organisation will use the funding to work with people with disabilities to help them develop a tailored exercise programme with one to one support and activities at local sports and leisure venues. This will provide people with disabilities with access to fitness and physical activity support in order to develop a programme of exercise and healthy activity according to their needs, developing healthier lifestyles, improving confidence and fitness, and reducing isolation.

£9,894 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Hilary Hale Consultancy Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to deliver mentoring and self-coaching support to people who experience low confidence, isolation and lack of personal resilience due to health, social or other factors. This will provide beneficiaries with tailored support to help them to identify and address their needs through one to one counselling and coaching in order to improve confidence, remove barriers to self-development, and improve chances of seeking employment, local support services or further training.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 Norfolk Schools Sailing Association

Developing sailing opportunities for young people age 14+

£9,084 Sport England
10 Apr 2015 Hemsby Lifeboat

The organisation will use the funding to carry out repairs to its charity shop and lifeboat house, deliver community engagement days, and recruit and train additional volunteers. This will enable the group to connect with the local community, provide new volunteering opportunities, and encourage residents and businesses to become more involved with the group and its rescue activities, encouraging greater cohesion, emergency readiness and involvement in rescues and planning.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2015 Open Trails

The organisation will use the funding to purchase all-terrain wheelchairs and resources to start delivering off-road outdoor activities for people with physical disabilities or impairments. This will enable the group to deliver a pilot project encouraging beneficiaries to access places of natural beauty independently using appropriate equipment and resources, as well as improve health and wellbeing through participation in physical activity and accessing nature.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Willow Tree Garden

The organisation will use the funding to purchase resources and equipment to start delivering new community activities focusing on healthy living, developing social skills and physical exercise to people with physical or learning disabilities.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 Free Spirit Cycle Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase cycling equipment and resources to run activities providing people who are vulnerable due to substance abuse, homelessness or other issues with work experience, social interaction and healthy living support. This will enable beneficiaries to gain work ecperience, the wider community, develop a fitness and healthy living plan, and become motivated and empowered to recover and make positive steps in their lives with improved confidence, wellbeing, and health.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2015 Centre 81 Limited

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study including an options appraisal on the viability of obtaining new premises.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2015 Home-Start Great Yarmouth & District

To extend the reach of their existing work to support parents of children under 5 through a volunteer home visiting service. This will enable parents in rural areas to develop positive parenting skills, access support and reduce stress.

£9,946 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2015 GY Artistic Roller Skating Club

The organisation will use the funding to work with local services and organisations providing support to people who face a range of vulnerabilities such as homelessness, recovery from substance abuse, disabilities or mental health problems to provide roller skating workshops encouraging movement, social interaction and engagement in a physical activity.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2015 PSNGY (Portuguese Speakers Network Great Yarmouth)

This organisation in Great Yarmouth will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops for people from local Portuguese communities in health and wellbeing, language and culture and job support. The project will also run community litter-picks and targeted mentoring support for people needing more help in seeking local services, support and employment.

£9,260 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2015 PSNGY (Portuguese Speakers Network Great Yarmouth)

This organisation in Great Yarmouth will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops for people from local Portuguese communities in health and wellbeing, language and culture and job support. The project will also run community litter-picks and targeted mentoring support for people needing more help in seeking local services, support and employment.

£4,544 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2015 Jonnie Bayfield

IDIOTS

£12,830 Arts Council England
18 Feb 2015 Lost in Translation Circus

Cirque Bordello stage two research and development

£15,000 Arts Council England
12 Feb 2015 Curious Directive

curious directive - Spring & Autumn Tour - PIONEER

£45,560 Arts Council England
11 Feb 2015 Creative Collisions

Crafting History - Researching the history of craft in Great Yarmouth with contemporary practitioners

£38,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2015 Great Yarmouth Arts Festival CIC

a series of creative workshops involving the local community in creating a piece of art for a carnival parade and festival. This will involve local residents in working together to celebrate the history of the area and its inhabitants, encouraging greater community cohesion and acceptance of different backgrounds and cultures.

£8,575 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2015 Great Yarmouth Creative Community Studios

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Great Yarmouth. The organisation will use the funding to deliver weekly music and creative workshops aimed at young people in the area who are homeless, NEET, young carers or repeat offenders to encourage self-expression, social interaction and improved confidence. This will provide beneficiaries with the skills to better integrate with their communities, develop aspirations and gain work experience to help them to succeed and make positive life.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2015 Great Yarmouth Arts Festival CIC

Sir James Paget and Life in Victorian Great Yarmouth

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund