Lottery grants awarded to Croydon, London in 2016

47 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
24 Dec 2016 Syrus Consultancy CIC

Youth Voice

£26,489 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2016 Coulsdon CofE Primary School

This project will install a variety of play equipment on the school premises. This will ensure the safety of pupils, improve physical health and provide exciting and inclusive play facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 London Mozart Players

LMP on the Move

£12,415 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2016 Ministry of Empowerment (Women's Ministry)

This project will deliver support around issues, such as isolation and unemployment, that impact upon young black minority ethnic (BME) women. This will improve levels of self-esteem and create pathways into employment.

£9,810 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Broadmead Primary Academy

This project will use funding to create a new play area for children from disadvantaged backgrounds, who have experienced disruptions in their education or have a lack of access to safe outdoor areas. This will create lots of new opportunities for active play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 St Giles Trust

The Peer Circles project aims to provide support and activities for people with complex needs and those who are severely and multiply disadvantaged (SMD), supporting them towards having improved job prospects or progressing into sustainable employment. The project will be delivered across the Central and South London LEP area by a voluntary sector partnership led by St Giles Trust.

£648,750 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 Subrang Arts

'Gujarati Yatra' - Journey of a people

£72,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2016 Becky Burchell

Creating opportunities for positive responses to climate change through arts projects - RandD process

£7,500 Arts Council England
26 Oct 2016 Nick Makoha

The Dark

£14,981 Arts Council England
26 Oct 2016 Croydon Refugee Centre (CRC)

This project will use the funding to provide a befriending and support service for children who have arrived unaccompanied in the country as refugees or asylum seekers. This will enable beneficiaries to receive assistance in terms of the issues impacting on their lives and reduce their feelings of isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2016 Jose Martin-Agudo

Silk Road

£24,993 Arts Council England
21 Sep 2016 Docklands Sinfonia

A Kids Guide to the Orchestra

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Sep 2016 Turf Projects

Space: Public Private Pockets and Problems

£39,040 Arts Council England
7 Sep 2016 Croydonites Festival of New Theatre

Croydonites Festival of New Theatre

£7,500 Arts Council England
1 Sep 2016 Apsara Arts

Every poster tells a story ΤΗτ World War 1 & women's role

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2016 People Must Learn

The group will use the funding to deliver arts and crafts sessions for older black and minority ethnic (BME) women who are socially isolated. This will bring beneficiaries together for social interaction and reduce isolation.

£8,728 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2016 Woodcote Wolverines Basketball Club

Woodcote Wolverines

£1,325 Sport England
27 Jul 2016 Bridge of Hope Solutions

The group will use the funding to deliver parental skills and healthy living sessions to isolated families. This will improve family skills and give children better chances, whilst providing information to enable beneficiaries to live a healthier lifestyle.

£9,430 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2016 SNGDSUK

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops to promote a healthy lifestyle for people from the black and minority ethnic (BME) community who are experiencing ill health. This will improve beneficiaries? health and wellbeing.

£9,808 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2016 Chipmunkapublishing

Chipmunka Classics 2016-2017

£35,000 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2016 The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of

The group will use the funding to conduct a programme of consultation to inform the expansion of community based provision at their local facility. This will establish local needs and priorities, using resources more effectively to meet the requirements of beneficiaries.

£6,250 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2016 Darren Ellis

Mr Boom Retour 2016/17

£15,000 Arts Council England
28 Jun 2016 Croydon Voluntary Action

This grant will be used for a project that aims to support people with disabilities across the Coast to Capital LEP area. Participants will include those with long term health conditions and substance misuse issues. It will encourage those taking part to lead healthier lifestyles, improve their independence and work readiness.

£363,066 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2016 St Cyprian's Greek Orthodox Primary Academy

The group will use the funding to deliver a nutritional awareness programme for parents whose children are at the risk of the effects of obesity. This will equip parents with new skills that will enable them to create healthier food.

£9,921 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2016 Ficos World

The group will use the funding to provide a programme of emotional and employment support to young black and minority ethnic (BME) people who have been affected by knife crime. This will improve beneficiaries? wellbeing, positivity and employability.

£6,920 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2016 My OuSpace Business Centre

The group will use the funding to deliver a programme of training sessions that will support black and minority ethnic (BME) mothers who are experiencing the effects of isolation and unemployment. This will create pathways to employment for these difficult to reach beneficiaries.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2016 Eastern Oasis

The group will use the funding to deliver a programme of healthy eating promotion and exercise for older people in the local area. This will lead to improved diets and healthier lifestyles.

£9,716 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2016 African Youth Development Association

The group will use the funding to deliver workshops to improve awareness of female genital mutilation (FGM) and provide information to protect local girls who may at risk. This will empower staff and pupils to know and understand the signs and symptoms to able to raise the alarm of FGM practices, so more young women will be encouraged to seek help.

£8,990 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2016 Fairfield (Croydon) Limited

The Fairfield Collection: archiving more than fifty years of cultural impact in Croydon

£81,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 May 2016 Badminton Croydon

Sporting Chance 2

£9,425 Sport England
20 May 2016 Rising Stars Support CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver a programme for young people mixing martial arts classes with employable skills workshops. This will use sport as a vehicle to engage people in positive social activities that will improve self-control and discipline whilst reducing anti-social behaviour. The employable skills workshops will lead to better chances of finding employment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2016 Turf Projects

Art and the body

£31,984 Arts Council England
3 May 2016 Club Soda

Soda Beat Sessions

£25,766 Arts Council England
4 Apr 2016 Age Unlimited - Enriching Skills

The group will use the funding to deliver an intergenerational IT project that will focus upon the needs of older people who are experiencing the effects of isolation. This will encourage those taking part to engage positively through sharing knowledge and skills across a range of people of different ages.

£9,396 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2016 Croydon Hurricanes

The group will use the funding to run a series of extracurricular physical activity workshops for the benefit of local children and young people. This will increase participation in fitness, improve beneficiaries? confidence and social skills, improve health and wellbeing.

£9,884 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2016 Badminton Croydon

The group will use the funding to promote health through workshops for older Black and minority ethnic (BME) community members. This will improve beneficiaries? health and wellbeing and reduce social isolation.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2016 South West London Law Centres

The centres will work with people facing destitution, loss of home, bailiffs and deportation. Emergency needs will be addressed such as clothing, travel and shelter and then immediate legal issues will be resolved. Post crisis point, beneficiaries will be assessed to see what support they need and they will be helped to move into suitable employment and become more resilient to future problems.

£417,654 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2016 Aaron Kane

Homeland

£6,705 Arts Council England
1 Mar 2016 JA Coaching Ltd

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of extracurricular fitness activities for local young people. This will build community engagement, improve social skills and increase participation in physical activities.

£7,370 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2016 Reaching Higher

The group will use the funding to deliver cooking sessions for young people who are eating fast food every day. This will equip young people with basic cooking skills and encourage them to explore affordable and healthy nutrition.

£9,715 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2016 London Aikyavedi

The group will use the funding to engage and empower people from the South Asian community through dance This will encourage social cohesion and community engagement.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2016 South Norwood Festival

The group will use the funding to part sponsor a community festival for the benefit of local people. This will increase social cohesion and celebrate community diversity, culture and achievements.

£5,975 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2016 Preserving Our History And Heritage (POHAH)

Identifying Memorials and Researching the contributions of twenty black WWI servicemen and women in Britain

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 Community Action Team

The group will use the funding to deliver drug education workshops to disadvantaged young people in the area. This will develop life skills, promote personal independence and reduce substance misuse.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2016 DPACT CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of advocacy workshops that will focus upon the needs of people with disabilities. This will improve access to services and improve chances in life for the beneficiaries supported by the project.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2016 A4XCEL

The group will use the funding to deliver a support service that will focus upon the needs of ex-offenders. This will create pathways to employment and social re-integration.

£9,630 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jan 2016 Apsara Arts

The group will use the funding to deliver various health and wellbeing activities aimed at parents and children from the BAME community. This will improve family skills and encourage beneficiaries to lead healthier lifestyles.

£9,650 Big Lottery Fund