Lottery grants awarded to Romford

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76 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Aug 2015 Green Shoes Arts CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver additional Maths & English lessons for the benefit of primary school children. This will develop beneficiaries? skills and confidence in Maths and English, helping improve their educational attainment.

£8,160 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2015 Marks Gate Infant School

The group will use the funding to extend their outdoor play facilities to enhance the lives of the most deprived pupils through extra-curricular activities. This will allow beneficiaries to use community facilities and ensure safer places, free from crime and anti-social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2015 May and Baker Eastbrook Community Club

Football Pitches Upgrade and Renovation

£14,740 Sport England
6 Oct 2014 Marks Gate Junior School

The group will use the funding to install play equipment for the use of young people from the local community. This will provide beneficiaries with access to recreational facilities within a safe environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2014 May & Baker Eastbrook Community Club Limited

Health and Wellbeing Programme

£5,687 Sport England
28 Jun 2014 Chadwell Heath Educational and CulturalSociety

This is a project by a charity in Romford. The group will use the funding to run a healthy eating and living project for BAME people. This will help raise awareness of healthy living to equip service users with basic skills to lead a healthier life style.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2014 Barking & Dagenham College

Engage Them All

£48,406 Sport England
21 May 2014 Chadwell Heath Community Centre

The group will use the funding to purchase furniture and equipment for a new community centre, which the group have taken over following closure of a local library. This will provide the local community with a new venue in which they can access a range of

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2014 Chadwell Heath Community Centre

The group will use the funding to purchase furniture and equipment for a new community centre, which the group have taken over following closure of a local library. This will provide the local community with a new venue in which they can access a range of social activities to build relationships with their peers and between generations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Apr 2014 Barking and Dagenham Talking Newspaper

This is a project by a charity in Barking and Dagenham. The group will use the funding to update their talking newspaper from cassette tapes to a digital version on USB sticks. This will enable the beneficiaries to keep in touch with local news and the ev

£6,737 Big Lottery Fund
10 Apr 2014 Barking and Dagenham Talking Newspaper

This is a project by a charity in Barking and Dagenham. The group will use the funding to update their talking newspaper from cassette tapes to a digital version on USB sticks. This will enable the beneficiaries to keep in touch with local news and the events and activities that are taking place in the area preventing them from becoming isolated.

£6,737 Big Lottery Fund
8 Apr 2014 Marks Gate Local Agenda 21

Marks Gate Anti-Aircraft Gun Site: Investigating the Potential

£9,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2014 Wellgate Community Farm

Hands on Farming through the Ages in Marks Gate

£86,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2013 Barking & Dagenham College

Exhibition of World War 1

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2013 May and Baker Eastbrook Community Club

Football Pitches Upgrade and Renovation

£49,800 Sport England
9 Apr 2013 May and Baker Eastbrook Community Club

This is a project by a charity in Barking and Dagenham. The group will use the funding to purchase furniture for the community centre. This will improve the groups' facility and enable increased safe use of the centre.

£9,422 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2012 Congolese Society Forum / Barking & Dagenham Skills Builder

Rumba among the banks of Congo River

£57,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2012 Latin Smile-UK

This is a project by a charity in Chadwell Heath, Essex serving beneficiaries in Dagenham. The group will use the funding to provide photography and video recording training for young people many of whom are NEET. This will improve the skills and future e

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2012 Latin Smile-UK

Visit anti aircraft gun site and Mark Warren Farm at Chadwell Heath

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Barking & Dagenham Turkish Women's Association

This is a project by a community organisation in Barking and Dagenham. The group will use the funding to produce a business plan, extend volunteering opportunities and purchase IT equipment and a quality assurance system for their advice, information and

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2011 Latin Smile-UK

This is a project by a charity in Chadwell Heath, Essex. The group will use funding to provide gardening training for young unemployed people. This will improve the skills and future employment prospects for participating young people.

£9,505 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2011 Barking Havering and Brentwood Mental Health User Group

This is a project by a charity in Barking and Dagenham. The group will use funding to publish a book about recovery for people with mental health issues. This will increase the group's capacity by creating a new resource to use in training sessions and re

£8,180 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Panjabi Sahit Sabha, East London

This is a project by a community group in Barking and Dagenham. They will use funding to run an event where two research papers will be read, discussed and reviewed by parents, children and grandparents. This will encourage beneficiaries to recognise thei

£2,580 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Romford has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Germany in October of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2009 Marks Gate Infant School

A project by this Romford Primary School to run a sports project so that the children in the school will have the opportunity to participate in after school and lunch time sports coaching and healthy eating workshops.

£8,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Apr 2009 Latin Smile-UK

A project by this Romford group to run a course teaching how to cook healthy Latin American dishes in order for participants to develop an understanding of the preparation of alternative, healthy food.

£5,025 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Apr 2009 High Star Arts and Production Ltd

This project in Chadwell Heath will provide drama workshops for young people from different socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds, where young people can gain skills in drama and develop their self esteem and confidence.

£9,328 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 Latin Smile-UK

A project by this Newham group to run a series of educational workshops to raise awareness on the health risks of alcohol and tobacco targeted to the Latin American community in the area. The workshops will include Spanish and Portuguese language speakers

£4,625 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Panjabi Sahit Sabha, East London

A project by this group in Chadwell Heath to carry out research on the history and heritage of the North West India, Egypt and the Punjabi community living in East London. They will hold exhibitions for their members and the wider community to increase pa

£3,920 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2007 Rush Green Infants School

This school will create a wildlife garden in its grounds. Through community police involvement it is hoped that over 500 people will benefit including many residents and different sections of the community. They will be involved in helping with the site w

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2007 St Marks Pre-School

A Project To Build A Disabled Access Ramp At This Special Needs Pre-School.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Oct 2006 Soar Ahead

This Project In Barking Will Organise And Deliver 'Know About Business' Sessions To Young People Aged 16-19 Years. It Will Also Deliver A Monthly Drop In Advice Clinic To Young People Interested In Setting Up Their Own Business Or Being Self Employed. T

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Sep 2006 Barking Havering and Brentwood Mental Health User Group

A Project Run By This Group That Helps People With Mental Health Problems, To Work In Partnership With Health Professionals, And Put On An Awareness Workshop On Wellness And Recovery, Provide Support To Write Recovery Plans, And Run A Support Group.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Aug 2006 named individual

Skillset Film Futures

£500 UK Film Council
17 Feb 2006 Cultural Education Centre

This Organisation Provides Opportunities For Young People And Their Families To Understand And Respect Different Cultural Values And Traditions. This Project Will Run A Parenting Skills Training.

£4,970 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Feb 2006 Panjabi Sahit Sabha, East London

This Grant Will Fund More Social And Cultural Activities For Group Members Such As Poetry And Art Workshops/Competitions, Day Trips, Dinners And A Street Party.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Feb 2006 Barking House Trust of Barking and Dagenham

This Organisation Provides Affordable Holidays For Elderly And/Or Disabled People Living In Barking & Dagenham. The Grant Will Fund Replacement And Upgraded Equipment To Comply With Health And Safety Regulations.

£4,122 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Jul 2005 The Merchant Navy Association London and Greater London

An award has been made to the Merchant Navy Association London and Greater London branch to allow them to visit Liverpool for a reunion and commemorative visit.

£3,347 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jun 2005 Wellgate Community Association

This Group Works To Provide Focus For Community Activity With Relation To The Environment. The Group Want To Fund The Development Of A Plan To Bring Back Into Use A Disused Allotment Site. Development Will Include Site Drawings, Marketing, Logistical And

£4,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Apr 2005 Sinman Dance Company

This Organisation Is Set Up To Promote Chinese Dance And Culture In General. This Project Is To Run A Series Of 10 Workshops And Lectures With Young People In The East London Area. This Project Will Be Participatory In Nature Giving Beneficiaries The Chan

£4,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Dec 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

The Merchant Navy Association in London has been awarded a grant towards the travel costs for a commemorative visit to Malta in May of next year. Funding has been provide for 7 Second World War veterans, 2 spouses, 6 carers.

£6,800 New Opportunities Fund
3 Nov 2004 Training And Career Matters

This Project Is To Hold A Careers Event At A Community Centre In Barking And Dagenham. This Will Give Participants Advice On Cvs, Employment Applications And One To One Support. The Event Will Be Aimed At Unemployed People And People On Low Incomes As A W

£3,200 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 Oct 2004 Soar Ahead

This organisation was set up to provide basic skills training to adults in administration and employment areas such as CV writing, job search and internet use. The target beneficiaries are people from BME communities, lone parents and particularly people

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
3 Aug 2004 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 of this year.

£300 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jun 2004 Seedtime Projects

This group provides provision of quality out of school services for children and young people low income families, BME groups and refugee and asylum seekers across Barking and Dagenham borough. They seek funding for project that employs football as a key

£4,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 May 2004 Chadwell Heath Cricket Club

This Cricket Club Aim Is To Promote Cricket To The Community From Ages 6 To 60, Providing Quality Coaching Outdoor Cricket Net Including Run Ups And Flooring -5000

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2004 Barking and District Historical Society

This group would like funds to organise a series of events to celebrate the group's 70th anniversary. These include an oral history project, exhibitions at the Dagenham Town Show, free lecture evenings for the public & 4 half day tours of the borough to h

£1,742 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
29 Jan 2004 Marks Gate Agenda 21 Neighbourhood Partnership

Marks Gate, situated in Barking and Dagenham, is cut off by main roads from other open space. The area is surrounded on all four sides by high density and elderly people's houses. Tarmac paths have been installed to improve accessibility. The green is pro

£49,000 New Opportunities Fund
6 Aug 2003 Romford and District Allotments and Gardens Association

This Allotment Association Want Funds To Build A Fence Around The Separate Plots, Something That Has Not Been There Since 1965. This Will Prevent Plotholders From Having Their Crops Stolen, Sheds Vandalised And Missiles Thrown At Them. Purchase Of A Fence

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jun 2003 Dagenham Pool Short Mat Bowls Club

This group is set up to provide older people with bowls activities and other social events which will keep them active in the community.This project will enable the group to purchase new short mat bowls equipment which will help them attract more members

£2,460 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Aug 2002 Salamander Bowls Club

The Award Will Be Used To Provide Wheelchair Access To The Club And To Make The Club More Secure. It Will Also Pay For Publicity To Attract More Members. Contribution Towards External Shutters (-750), Wheelchair Ramps X4 (-600), Purpose-Built Wheelchair (

£4,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Jul 2002 Wellgate Community Association

The aim of the recycling initiative is to provide training and work opportunities for people from disadvantaged groups who shred waste cardboard, converting this into animal bedding for use on the farm. The soiled bedding is returned to a wormery to be re

£39,411 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2002 Romford Ymca

The grant will be used to create 40 after school places and 50 holiday places for children aged 4 - 11 years old in Essex.

£21,000 New Opportunities Fund
20 Mar 2002 BeWise

This group is set up to deliver sexual health and relationship education to young people at Barking College and in the wider community. They will use an award to buy new office equipment for use when they relocate to a community-based office. 2 x PC and p

£4,258 New Opportunities Fund
23 Jan 2002 Panjabi Sahit Sabha, East London

This group translates Punjabi literature into English, promotes Punjabi language, literature and culture. They will use the award to publish atranslation of a book of short stories written by authors from the UK and USA. publishing 1500 copies of book (-1

£5,000 Arts Council England
23 Jan 2002 St. Albans Parochial Church Council

The church are seeking funds to help with the purchase of replacement tables and chairs for their church hall. The current stock is run down and of poor quality. a contribution to: 10 large tables (-1038); 10 small tables (-724) and 100 chairs (-3793)

£5,000 Community Fund
23 Jan 2002 London Wildlife Trust

This project is to run a diverse, intergrated volunteering development and support programme addressing issues such as recruitment, personal objective planning, role definition, training assessment and delivery and capacity building for voluntary groups.

£125,925 Community Fund
28 Nov 2001 Inter-Community Development Network (ICDN)

This Group Provides Access To Computers And Training In Ict For People From The Black And Ethnic Minority Communities In Order That They Can Set Up Businesses. They Will Use The Award To Conduct Telephone And Postal Surveys, Outreach Work And Seminars And

£4,790 New Opportunities Fund
26 Sep 2001 Home-Start Barking and Dagenham

This group recruit and train volunteers who then offer support to families. The award will pay for training of volunteers and expenses as well as a computer system. volunteer expenses (-2,000), I.D photo's (-32), training (-1,000), personal alarms (-40),

£4,912 Community Fund
26 Sep 2001 Romford Ymca

"This Squash Club Will Use The Award To Send Coaches In To Schools And Community Groups In Order To Expand The Club. Community/Follow Up Visits (+2,400), Publicity (+76), Equipment (+756), Competition (+960), Further Training (+700)"

£4,892 Sport England
20 Jun 2001 Youth League (UK) Limited

This group provides advice/information to black and ethnic minorities in Barking & Dagenham, Newham and Redbridge. The award will be used to purchase equipment for their music, dance and drama club as part of their education training 2000 project.

£4,421 Community Fund
7 Sep 2000 Barking & Dagenham Stroke Club

This group provides practical assistance and support to people who have suffered from a stroke. The award will be used to pay for affordable transport hire to continue to run the services of the group, as well as to help pay volunteer expenses.

£2,392 Community Fund
9 Jun 2000 Eastbrook Women's Club

The club will use the award to purchase audio equipment for guest speakers and other groups to use when holding events.

£1,634 Community Fund
9 Jun 2000 African Youth League

This group provides information and advice for black and ethnic minority people. The award will help to train the management committee in policy development and train volunteers in working with black and ethnic minority young people.

£4,650 Community Fund
9 Jun 2000 Wellgate Community Association

The group runs a community farm providing opportunities for the community to become involved in farm life through education, therapy and recreation. This award will fund a special millennium celebration involving 16 city farms and 36 community gardens thr

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2000 Marks Gate Local Agenda 21 Neighbourhood Group

This local agenda 21 group will put on a community Fun Run to be marked by displays on the history of the parish and children's art on the present area. Displays will be used at future local events and will have a permanent home at the community farm. P

£3,635 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Dec 1999 Romford YMCA Senior Citizens Association

This group provides welfare and recreational services for elderly people. The award is toward a millennium celebration and meal.

£750 Community Fund
5 Nov 1999 South East Essex Association of Women's Clubs

This group provides support to the fifiteen women's clubs within the association. The clubs provide educational and recreational activities for women. The award will be used to purchase a public address system.

£1,153 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Abbs Cross Pumas

This group provides volleyball activities to pupils from the borough of Havering. This project will promote encourage and develop volleyball in Havering by enabling the group to move from a school based activity to a fully organised club. The award is fo

£2,760 Sport England
17 Jun 1999 Wellgate Community Association

This group runs a community farm providing opportunities for people to become involved in farm life through education, therapy and recreation. The grant will be used to adapt minibus seatbelts to meet current safety regulations.

£1,504 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Havering Hearing Eyes

This group provides information and social activities for older people with hearing impairments. The grant will be used to pay for a commercial mobile loop for a meeting room, a filing cabinet, an epydiascope and an electronic visual display bingo game.

£1,545 Community Fund
18 May 1998 St. Chad's Bowling Club

Enclosed extension to pavilion

£23,004 Sport England
18 Sep 1997 Barking and Dagenham Dyslexia Association

The organisation provides advice, support and information to people with Dyslexia. This project is to continue running and improve the facilities of a Saturday school for local dyslexic children. This three year grant will be used to purchase office equip

£47,606 Community Fund
21 Oct 1996 L B Of Barking & Dagenham (Warren School)

Multi-purpose floodlit artificial turf pitch at Warren Comprehensive School

£291,388 Sport England
21 Oct 1996 L B Barking & Dagenham/Curzon Community Association

"De-silting lake, installing 4 fishing platforms and upgrading bankside for disabled anglers"

£5,700 Sport England
3 Apr 1996 London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

A new community facility for visitors in this reclaimed Country Park. The Centre focuses on environmental education nature conservation and informal recreation. The building itself is of an innovative design and pushes the boundaries of environmental thin

£360,000 Millennium Commission