Lottery grants awarded to Peterborough in 2015

29 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Nov 2015 Natural England

Back from the Brink: Saving England‘«÷s most threatened species

£4,560,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2015 Hope into Action: East of England

The organisation will use funding to refurbish the downstairs area of their newly acquired building, to incorporate rooms for counselling and an ICT suite. This will enable the group to provide support and training services for ex offenders, substance misusers and those fleeing domestic violence, with the aim of reducing reoffending and unemployment amongst service users.

£7,700 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2015 West Town Primary Academy

The organisation will use the funding to develop and deliver a series of new clubs and social groups for adults and children focusing on healthy lifestyles and activities during the school holidays. This will enable the group to encourage greater integration between families outside of school time, as well as free activity clubs and support to develop healthy lifestyles to people from areas of deprivation where many adults and children do not engage in regular exercise.

£9,420 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2015 Edith Ellen Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to work with expert consultants, guest speakers and staff from local care homes to raise awareness of the benefits of exploring and understanding residents? interests, stories and preferences. This will enable the group to work with care homes to provide more effective advocacy and befriending activities to encourage social interaction and independence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Sep 2015 Hampton College

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of coaching sessions and qualifications training for several young girls at the school. This will enable the organisation to run after school clubs, provided by the newly trained students, to then pass on fitness activities for those with behavioural issues as a result of an inactive lifestyle.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Mark Grist

Only You Can Save Poetry

£14,950 Arts Council England
24 Aug 2015 Peterborough Diwali Festival Committee

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a community Diwali festival with a range of cultural family activities and information about Indian culture. This will enable the group to celebrate Diwali and Indian culture with the wider community and use the festival to encourage a spirit of friendship, unity and acceptance to improve community cohesion, integration, and appreciation of different cultures.

£6,350 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Railworld

The organisation will use the funding to create a pedestrian and cycling path linking the group?s site and riverside area. This will enable the group to remove an unofficial pathway and replace it with a safe, flat and accessible route so that all visitors can access and benefit from the outdoor areas and walking routes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Hampton Cricket Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a sit-on mower to maintain its community grounds without the need for expensive contractors. This will enable the group to remain sustainable by using a low-cost way to keep a community facility maintained and accessible for local organisations, residents and visitors.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Paston and Gunthorpe Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to install a new kitchen in the community centre. This will ensure that the building is suitable for community use.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Parnwell Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to provide training to committee members and undertake a feasibility study into how best to manage a community centre. This will enable the group to take over the running of a community facility from the local council by ensuring that staff have the skills to deliver successful projects in a venue best suited to meet the needs of the local community.

£5,600 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Paston Farm Community Foundation Charitable Incorporated Org

The organisation will use the funding to replace the windows and flooring at the community building. This will ensure that the building is safe and suitable for community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Northborough Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen facilities in their community building. This will enable the organisation to offer safe, fit for purpose kitchen facilities which will be able to cater for community events.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2015 Little Miracles Ramsey

A project to purchase additional equipment such as sensory items, toys suitable for older children and IT resources. This will enable the group to accommodate increasing support queries from parents of children with disabilities or life-limiting conditions, as well as develop new activities for children of all ages to reduce isolation and provide more activities to vulnerable families living in a rural area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2015 Peterborough Deafblind Club

The group will use the funding to provide specially trained communicators and a short break for people who are deafblind. This will enable the group to provide social activities for people who are deafblind to reduce isolation with appropriate support.

£5,450 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jul 2015 Hampton Hargate Primary School

A project to install an outdoor structure powered by solar and wind energy that will be used to enhance curriculum learning, afterschool clubs and community activities. This will enable the group to provide an environmentally-friendly outdoor resource for interactive learning and understanding of the environment and renewable energy sources, as well as a resource for interacting with nature and learn about sustainable and healthy living.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Chestnuts Community Centre Eastfield CIO

The organisation will use funding to refurbish the kitchen area of their community centre, to include kitchen units, cooker and lighting. This will provide members of the community of all ages to participate in events and activities, including healthy eating and cultural food showcasing, with the aim of reducing isolation amongst single parents and developing community cohesion.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Peakirk cum Glinton C.of E. Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver health and fitness classes for adults and children, as well as set up holiday activity clubs that will provide activities to children during the school holidays. This will enable the group to provide adults and children with support and advice to help them develop healthy and active lifestyles, as well as holiday clubs to encourage positive activity during the holidays.

£9,420 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 Deafblind U.K.

This funding will expand DBUK?s support to Yorkshire, Manchester, Merseyside, London, the East and West Midlands. Free membership includes matching people with volunteers and social groups for activities like art classes and digital technology training. DBUK signposts to other services and helps with everyday things like shopping, paying bills, and overcoming communication and mobility barriers, providing some respite for carers. There is an advocacy manager for advice on welfare, health and legal matters.

£499,297 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2015 Cardea Residents Association

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and establish a youth club for children and young people living on a new build estate, much of which is social housing. This will enable the group to provide positive and social activities and a place for young people to meet and socialise either others, preventing boredom, unsafe outdoor play and antisocial behaviour.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2015 Bretton Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study into local needs and how best to use a community centre ahead of the assets being transferred to the group from the local city council. This will enable the group to effectively take over the management of a community venue as well as plan how best to use the facility and what kinds of activities would best serve the local community, particularly for people who are older, vulnerable or with disabilities.

£8,250 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 Small Nose Productions

I Had a Black Dog?his name was depression.

£15,000 Arts Council England
15 Apr 2015 Promoting African Refugee Community Association (PARCA)

Promoting African Refugee Community Association (PARCA) supports refugees, asylum seekers and migrants that are highly income deprived and/or are newly arrived. This project will provide free access to key support, learning and social action services to tackle social exclusion, joblessness, educational under-achievement and problems associated with poor civil society engagement and integration.

£176,009 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2015 Sense, The National Deafblind and Rubella Association

No such thing as an empty space

£23,854 Arts Council England
23 Mar 2015 John Clare Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create a wildlife area with sections for educational play, wildlife homes and relaxation that will be made available to pupils and the wider community during and outside of school time.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2015 Peterborough and District Deaf Children's Society

sign language training and then provide coaching training to deaf young people and adults. This will enable the group to start delivering physical activity sessions with sign language support, and family days to encourage families with deaf children, parents or other family members to meet other people and develop support networks.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 The Peterborough Cycle West Project

The organisation will use the funding to carry out preparatory work including ecological and topographical surveys and create a plan for the construction of a cycle route leading into urban centres.

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2015 Nene Park Trust

Nene Park: The Untold Story - Revisiting its past to shape its future

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2015 Katie Marsh

Research and Development of duet choreographed and

£7,930 Arts Council England