Lottery grants awarded to London in 1999

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£134,199 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington will build a new, floodlit synthetic turf multi-use game area at Holloway School as part of an extensive project to build Specialist Sports College standard facilities at the school. There will be three 5-a-side football pitche

£237,049 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£237,212 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£167,085 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£161,597 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£210,785 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Corporation of London

Funding for this project will be spent on modernising toilet and changing facilities, and installing new floodlighting in the recently refurbished playground. Disability access will also be improved. The changing facilities and playground will be used by

£53,000 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£233,918 New Opportunities Fund
16 Dec 1999 Canonbury Community Baptist Church

Billboards Project

£7,300 Arts Council England
8 Dec 1999 World University Service UK (RETAS)

The Refugee Education Training and Advisory Service aims to build capacity in refugee communities by supporting emerging community leaders to help refugees help their own communities. With Awards of between -4000 and -5000 90 individuals from refugee comm

£385,043 Millennium Commission
6 Dec 1999 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Recovery Programme (Developing a Recovery Plan)

£2,287,464 Arts Council England
3 Dec 1999 Action 19 Plus

This group is a consortium of organisations concerned with the provision of services for disabled adults. The group plan to produce an information pack on obtaining services for disabled people and carers from local authorities. The award will pay for the

£4,600 Community Fund
3 Dec 1999 African Caribbean Senior Citizens Organisation

This organisation will provide advice, information and social and recreational activities for its members and promotes multi-cultural harmony in the wider community. The award will pay for the venue hire, volunteer training and expenses, social and educat

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Dec 1999 Voluntary Action Islington Limited

This group helps to develop, sustain and promotes liaison in the voluntary sector in Islington. The group plan to organise a conference and an exhibition for voluntary sector groups in the borough. The award will be used for venue hire, refreshments, equi

£4,500 Community Fund
3 Dec 1999 Communicative and Supportive Teaching/Learning Environment

The group intend to invite Dr Rosemary Crossley of the Deal Communication Centre in Melbourne to work with the group in order to develop facilitated learning in schools and community groups in London. The award would be used for fees to the Deal Communica

£3,806 Community Fund
3 Dec 1999 Freightliners Farm Limited

The organisation runs a city farm for the benefit of the community of Islington/North London. It provides educational and recreational resources by means of farm animals and country crafts. The group plan to set up an Anglo Saxon living history project

£1,375 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Dec 1999 Charteris Community Centre Association

This association plan to organise a one day community festival in June 2000 to mark the millennium. This will actively involve local children and adults of all ages and ethnic backgrounds who will help to organise the festival and perform on stage. The mo

£5,000 Millennium Commission
2 Dec 1999 Hanley Crouch Community Association Ltd

The project will improve the transport available to people with disabilities. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of a low-floor, double decker bus with an internal lift, and promotional materials.

£151,000 Community Fund
2 Dec 1999 The National Centre for Volunteering

To establish a long term promotional strategy to improve the status and raise the profile of volunteering accross the UK. The grant, over three years will pay for 8 salaries, promotional materials, consultancy, conferences, office equipment and general ru

£561,690 Community Fund
2 Dec 1999 Voice for the Child in Care

The project provides an advocacy service for children and young people in care. The grant, over three years, is for a contribution to the salaries of staff, project running costs and office equipment.

£195,073 Community Fund
2 Dec 1999 UK Community Foundations

The project will address the information and communications technology needs of community foundations at all stages of development. The grant, over three years will pay for a salary, developing software, office equipment, mini grants scheme, helpline supp

£273,682 Community Fund
24 Nov 1999 British Youth Council

The British Youth Council works through their member groups to help young people to gain a voice in their own community and participate more effectively in community life. This project will develop and support a network of local regional and national yo

£97,344 Community Fund
24 Nov 1999 The National Centre for Volunteering

This Project Will Develop The National Volunteer Managers Forum, An England-Wide Initiative For Senior Volunteering Managers. This Will Begin With A Feasbility Study, The Outcomes Of Which Will Be Used To Restructure And Re-Launch The Forum And To Recruit

£132,058 Community Fund
5 Nov 1999 Kurdish Disability Organisation

This group provides advice and case work on welfare rights, housing, immigration, education and health. This award will allow the group to stage a millennium celebration with Kurdish music and dance, five seminars on culture, history and disability and to

£2,500 Community Fund
5 Nov 1999 Anand Mandal Asian Elderly Group

This group works with the elderly Asian community living in the borough of Islington. It campaigns for the provision of better services and runs a day centre with activities suitable for elderly and frail members. The award will help the organisation by p

£1,250 Community Fund
5 Nov 1999 Play It!

The Project Is To Work With 6 Schools In Hackney Enabling Children To Create And Produce Original Music And Songs Celebrating The Millennium Looking At The History And The Present Culture Of The Area. The Music Would Be Recorded On Cd And Performed At Th

£4,670 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Nov 1999 Congolese Community Council

This group provides support services on a range of issues to people from french speaking countries. The award would be used to pay for a three day millennium event involving people from the Chinese, Turkish, Irish and Congolese communities as well as Zair

£4,500 Millennium Commission
5 Nov 1999 Eastern European Refugee Network

This group provides advice and support for asylum seekers and refugees from eastern Europe, in particular from Kosovo. The award will allow the group to employ 3 sessional workers, two of whom will be Albanian speakers, to provide advice. It will also pa

£5,000 Community Fund
20 Oct 1999 Islington Play Association

The grant will be used to create 30 after school, 30 holiday and 20 weekend places, a total of 80 places, for children aged 3 - 11. Schools served will be Victoria School, Sam Rhodes Special School and Winton School.

£48,475 New Opportunities Fund
19 Oct 1999 Almeida Theatre Company

Refurbishment of the Almeida Theatre & increase accessibility to rehearsal, production and admin facilities

£5,607,161 Arts Council England
15 Oct 1999 Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts Limited

Interim Funding Scheme

£12,000 Arts Council of Wales
15 Oct 1999 London Studio Centre

Interim Funding Scheme

£12,570 Arts Council of Wales
11 Oct 1999 British Water Ski Federation

World Class Performance

£14,300 UK Sport
7 Oct 1999 Latin American Women's Rights Service (LAWRS)

The project will recruit volunteers to offer support to refugee Latin American single mothers. The grant, over three years will pay for the salary of a new part-time Young Mothers' Project Co-ordinator, office equipment, toys and associated project costs.

£84,166 Community Fund
7 Oct 1999 Turkish Education Group

The project will provide training and volunteering opportunities for people from the Turkish speaking community. The grant, over three years, will pay for staff, training and running costs.

£213,160 Community Fund
7 Oct 1999 ADDACTION

The project will set up aftercare provision for women leaving drug rehabilitation. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a worker, purchase a computer and project expenses.

£161,489 Community Fund
30 Sep 1999 Shelter, The National Campaign for Homeless People Ltd

The project will extend the Volunteer Involvement Programme, already piloted in London, to a national level. The grant, over three years, be used to pay for a national volunteer manager, two volunteer trainers and support workers, an administrator, office

£426,064 Community Fund
30 Sep 1999 Charities Evaluation Services

CES provides training to voluntary sector organisations in self evaluation quality assurance and project management. This project will build the capacity of small and medium sized voluntary organisations by the introduction and implementation of the PQAS

£194,100 Community Fund
30 Sep 1999 Asthma UK

A joint project with the National Eczema Society to provide fully supported activity holidays for young people (6-30) with severe asthma and eczema. The grant, over three years will support training, accommodation, and travel for volunteers.

£82,621 Community Fund
16 Sep 1999 National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)

Access - Access to the Arts for Deaf Children in Northern Ireland

£73,703 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Sep 1999 H2Dance

This Group Provides Contemporary Dance Performances, Workshops And Educational Events. The Project Is To Create And Perform A New Dance Piece And Hold Creative Movement Workshops For Various Age Groups And Abilities. The Award Will Pay For Performers' Fe

£3,200 Arts Council England
3 Sep 1999 Cyclops Productions

This Group Stages Dramatic Productions With Particular Emphasis On The Inspiration And Participation Of Disabled Artists. This Group Will Perform A Futuristic Version Of Shakespeare'S 'Richard Iii'. The Award Will Pay For The Hire Of The Cochrane Theatre

£5,000 Arts Council England
3 Sep 1999 Alliances for Africa

This group provides advocacy training and capacity building for local community groups. This project is to run a series of seminars culminating in a conference 'Transforming the agenda: African women peace and empowerment in the new millennium'. The s

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Islington Irish Centre

This group provides services and activities for the Irish community in Islington, including a pensioners luncheon club, a mother and toddler group, Irish dancing and Irish music and a full time advice and counselling service. The award will be used to cr

£4,800 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 The Chinese in Britain Forum

This group promotes the education of the public by improving their knowledge, understanding and appreciation of Chinese people in the UK. The award will be used to hold a conference promoting 'Active Community Participation in the Millennium'. The award w

£4,900 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Humanitarian Action Group

This group provides advice on housing, social security and immigration to Congolese people and raises awareness of the Congo and surrounding countries through workshops. The award will be used to purchase computer equipment and pay for performances, volu

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Talking Library For Indian Blind

This group provides talking books on cassette tape in Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi for visually impaired members of the Asian community. The award will pay for a library worker, volunteer expenses and audio cassettes.

£2,706 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Womens Health

This organisation provides health information for women nationally via a telephone helpline staffed by volunteers, and publications on specific health issues, particularly reproductive health. The group plan to hold a one day event 'Women's Health 2000:

£4,735 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 Latin American Women's Rights Service (LAWRS)

This group provides information, advice, advocacy, casework support, counselling, training and social activities for Latin American women and their families. The award will pay for computer equipment and training courses for staff and volunteers.

£5,000 Community Fund
3 Sep 1999 South Sudanese Community Association (UK)

This project will provide traditional Sudanese music and dance classes culminating in a public event in the new Millennium to promote and celebrate Sudanese culture. The award will pay for musical instruments, hall hire, music and dance teachers, travel e

£4,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 1999 Islington

Islington

£479,706 New Opportunities Fund
1 Sep 1999 Corporation of London

The award has provided training to ensure that teachers and school librarians are equipped with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to make sound decisions about when and how to use ICT effectively in teaching.

£7,008 New Opportunities Fund
26 Aug 1999 London Studio Centre

3 Year Theatre Dance Course: 1997 - 2000

£368,483 Arts Council England
26 Aug 1999 Italia Conti Academy Of Theatre Arts

3 Year Performing Arts Diploma Course: 1998 - 2001

£139,868 Arts Council England
26 Aug 1999 London Studio Centre

3 Year Theatre Dance Course: 1998 - 2001

£368,483 Arts Council England
29 Jul 1999 Children's Rights Alliance for England Limited

The project will actively involve young people up to the age of eighteen in discussions about all matters that will affect them in national policies concerning their rights. The grant, over three years, is for equipment, refurbishment, staff salaries and

£435,052 Community Fund
29 Jul 1999 Elfrida Society

The project will enable people with moderate learning disabilities to become involved in running their own organisations and to take part in the decision making processes that affect daily life. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment,

£176,168 Community Fund
29 Jul 1999 All Change Arts Limited

The project will improve the services provided by the organisation to other voluntary organisations and individuals working to develop their communities. The grant, over one year will pay for equipment, salaries and running costs.

£22,166 Community Fund
29 Jul 1999 Headliners (UK)

The organisation provides an after school programme of development through journalism for children aged 8-18. The grant will strengthen the structure of the organisation by developing regional bureaux and satellites in Birmingham, Sheffield, Bristol, Belf

£133,932 Community Fund
29 Jul 1999 Chance (UK) Limited

The project aims to provide a mentoring scheme for young children displaying behavioural problems at home or at school. The grant, over two years will pay for staff salaries, computer equipment and associated project running costs.

£246,060 Community Fund
12 Jul 1999 The Factory Community Project & Youth Centre

The grant will be used to expand existing provision by creating 23 additional before school places, 23 additional after school places and 20 additional holiday places. The schools served will be William Patten, Grazebrook, St Mary's, Grasmere, St Matthia

£34,443 New Opportunities Fund
17 Jun 1999 Asharaf Welfare Association

This group provides advice and information on a variety of issues including immigration, housing, health and education and English language classes for people of the Asharaf community. The grant will be used to pay for rent, volunteer expenses and running

£1,915 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Zagros Kurdish Children's Education Centre in Haringey

This group provides mother tongue language classes, cultural education and activities and welfare advice to Sorani speaking members of the Kurdish community. The grant will be used to pay for a computer and printer with bilingual software, office rent for

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Kurdistan Refugee Women's Organisation in Britain

This group provides drop-in advice sessions for Kurdish women on welfare rights housing domestic violence immigration education and employment as well as interpretation and translation. They also organise seminars and discussion sessions on issues suc

£4,997 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 National Federation of Shopmobility UK

This project will enable the organisation to employ a Development Officer to support the network of Shopmobility schemes throughout Scotland. The three year grant will fund the salary of one part-time Development Officer, recruitment and running costs, th

£29,826 Community Fund
7 Jun 1999 Young Minds Trust

The project will expand the organisation's telephone helpline which offers support and advice to parents, carers and professionals who are concerned with the mental health of children or young people. The grant, over three years, will pay for salaries, ge

£460,000 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 CSV

The project will provide volunteering opportunities to people aged between 20 and 45 in Greater Manchester, by working in partnership with local voluntary organisations. This project will offer flexible volunteering opportunities to professional people wh

£30,548 Community Fund
2 Jun 1999 Advisory Centre for Education (ACE) Limited

The organisation helps parents to resolve difficulties with their children's schooling. The project will enable up to 120 voluntary groups to give advice and support to parents. This will be achieved by updating/developing the ACE Step By Step Advice Manu

£172,877 Community Fund
27 May 1999 Mental Health Media Council

The organisation educates the public about mental health and trains mental health workers through videos, films and TV programmes. The project will produce a 20 minute video and resource pack on mental health awareness amongst South Asian communities. The

£34,873 Community Fund
26 May 1999 CSV

The project promotes a safer community by providing volunteering opportunities and support to young people at risk of offending. The grant over 3 years will contribute towards salaries, volunteer expenses, and office running costs.

£185,865 Community Fund
26 May 1999 Lesbian Gay and Bisexual Anti-violence and Policing Group

The project is to fund a Black Service Development initiative to aid the improvement of services offered by GALOP to gay men lesbians and bisexual people from black and minority ethnic communities who have been the victims of homophobic crime. A Black

£170,596 Community Fund
26 May 1999 London Voluntary Service Council

The project provides capacity building support to smaller groups and those facing discrimination so that ultimately they are in a better position raise funds more successfully. The project develops an existing project focussing on smaller groups, providi

£245,982 Community Fund
26 May 1999 Islington Victim Support Scheme

The project aims to prevent repeat crimes on victims on low income. The project will use existing expertise to identify and secure homes of vulnerable people. The second aim of the project is to research publish and disseminate its findings. The project

£17,778 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Royal Mencap Society

The project will adopt a multi-disciplinary approach to the investigation of post-natal eye growth and consequent short-sightedness (myopia) in children with Down's Syndrome. The grant over three years, will pay for two research associates and running exp

£251,549 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Afasic

Research to identify children who are at risk of having reading difficulties in later life. The grant over three years will pay for salaries, ofiice equipment and project running expenses.

£141,599 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Child Accident Prevention Trust

A research project to investigate lifestyles and leisure of young people aged 11-14 years, in order to understand more about their exposure to injury risk and how this could be modified to enhance safety. The grant over two years will cover salaries, fees

£132,187 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Church of England Children's Society

The project aims to identity the health needs of socially excluded young people and increase the awareness of their specific health needs. The funds will pay for salaries and running costs.

£85,493 Community Fund
19 May 1999 City Road (Crisis Intervention) Limited

To establish the range of treatments and interventions that work for severe drug dependency users. The grant, over three years, will pay for salaries, fees, equipment and running costs.

£136,904 Community Fund
19 May 1999 CSV

The research aims to develop new opportunities for people over 50 with physical and sensory disabilities. The grant over one year will cover fees and running costs.

£104,340 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Help the Aged

This project is to secure adequate social care provision for all older people who need support, regardless of where they live. The study will examine the different policies and practices of local authorities under pressure to contain costs. The grant, ov

£203,372 Community Fund
19 May 1999 National Children's Bureau

The research aim is to discover young people's perspectives on needs and the services available to young people with diabetes. The grant over three years will pay for salaries and associated running expenses.

£176,573 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Project for Advocacy, Counselling and Education

A research project, over two years, to evaluate a mental health advocacy project for lesbian and gay people. The grant, over two years, is for salaries, equipment and project running expenses.

£68,927 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Scope

A research project to investigate the experiences of disabled children and young people with high levels of support needs and to identify the barriers that these children and young people experience. The grant, over three years, is for salaries and associ

£144,218 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Stonewall Housing Association

A project to be undertaken by Social and Community Planning Research, London, which aims to understand the causes of homelessness among lesbian and gay youth and to highlight their needs. Funding is for salaries and associated project costs.

£89,805 Community Fund
19 May 1999 William Harvey Research Institution (The)

A project to improve the early diagnosis of diabetic vascular disease. The early onset of vascular disease in patients is a major cause of premature death. The project will develop and evaluate new methods for early diagnosis to enable the introduction o

£237,183 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Association Of Therapeutic Communities (The)

A project with the Centre of Medical Sociology and Health Policy, Nottingham, to generate a comparative evaluation of therapies for personality disorders. The grant, over three years, will fund fees and running costs.

£158,600 Community Fund
19 May 1999 The Tavistock Institute of Human Relations

The main objectives of the research are to improve knowledge of the social, economic and health implications for parents caring for children whose life is limited in length or quality. The grant over two years will pay for fees and project running expense

£120,420 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Fight for Sight

The project, with the Institute of Opthalmology will investigate the blindness caused by age-related macular degeneration. The grant, over three years, covers one salary, equipment and project running expenses.

£151,201 Community Fund
19 May 1999 Action Group For Irish Youth

A project, in consortium with Brent Irish Travellers Project and West London Travellers Project, to investigate the health and welfare of Irish Travellers in Britain. Research is to be carried out by St Mary's University College, Twickenham. The grant, o

£204,459 Community Fund
10 May 1999 Common Purpose UK

The project is an extension of the Your Turn citizen programme for young people in schools in the 13 - 14 age group. The project will work with education departments and schools to develop new workshops to be run by teachers. The workshops aim to ensure

£365,002 Community Fund
29 Apr 1999 Development Education Association

The organisation supports the work of groups which promote a UK understanding of global development issues. The project will support seven local pilot projects involving local DEA members and local youth projects. These local projects will allow young pe

£96,596 Community Fund
28 Apr 1999 National Council Of Voluntary Child Care Organisations

NCVCCO is the umbrella agency for child care/family support organisations within the voluntary sector. The project will improve the effectiveness of the sector by building the capacity of member organisations through assessing the implications of governme

£156,044 Community Fund
28 Apr 1999 National Children's Bureau

The organisation works to identify and promote the well-being and interests of children and young people. The project will target three neighbourhoods to get young people aged 11-16 actively involved within existing decision making structures for example

£163,551 Community Fund
28 Apr 1999 ADDACTION

Addaction provides help, care, advice and support for people with drug and alcohol problems and their families and friends. The project is to set up three pilot community development schemes in Derby, Brighton and Islington, to enable local communities to

£277,493 Community Fund
27 Apr 1999 Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation

The project will expand RADAR's regional presence in the West Midlands, raise awareness of disability issues and work with local disability networks. The grant, over three years, will pay for one salary, a vehicle and all project running costs.

£120,254 Community Fund
27 Apr 1999 Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation

This project will enable RADAR a national organisation to extend it's current service provision to disabled people who live and disability organisations who work in the East Midlands. The project will be modelled on the work of existing RADAR projects

£124,662 Community Fund
27 Apr 1999 Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation

The project is to employ a regional officer for the South East to develop services for disabled people and to support organisations for disabled people. The grant, over three years, will fund the regional officer's salary, the purchase of a vehicle and su

£96,809 Community Fund
27 Apr 1999 The National Autistic Society

Project involves purchasing a building and converting it to provide workshop facilities to provide opportunities for people with autism to develop practical skills including carpentry, food preparation, IT and furniture making. The grant, over one year, w

£168,480 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Islington Volunteer Centre

The project will continue and expand existing services by promoting volunteering and improving access to training and information. The grant, over two years, will pay for staff salaries, office equipment, refurbishment and running costs.

£125,968 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Umbrella

The project will encourage current and former users of mental health services to become volunteers for the organisation's services which include nursing, housing and community support. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay running costs

£61,227 Community Fund