Lottery grants awarded to London in 1999

158 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
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
6 Dec 1999 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Recovery Programme (Developing a Recovery Plan)

£2,287,464 Arts Council England
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
11 Mar 1999 Scope

Scope provides advice and care for sufferers of Cerebral Palsy and associated disabilities through education, housing and employment services. This grant will provide a building extension on to the existing teaching block of Meldreth Manor School which is

£498,123 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Citizens Advice Line for London

The project will establish and run a new London-wide telephone Citizens Advice Bureau targeted at those who find it difficult to access current advice provision in the capital. The grant, over two years, is for the salaries of eight new staff, office equi

£481,637 Community Fund
1 Sep 1999 Islington

Islington

£479,706 New Opportunities 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
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
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
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
26 Aug 1999 London Studio Centre

3 Year Theatre Dance Course: 1997 - 2000

£368,483 Arts Council England
26 Aug 1999 London Studio Centre

3 Year Theatre Dance Course: 1998 - 2001

£368,483 Arts Council England
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
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
12 Apr 1999 PCC of Church of Our Most Holy Redeemer & St Mark

Church of Our Most Holy Redeemer, Clerkenwell, LB Islington

£276,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Apr 1999 Union Chapel Project

Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, LB Islington

£275,000 Heritage Lottery 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
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
20 Apr 1999 Holloway Neighbourhood Group

The project will set up four parents' clubs in different areas of Islington. The grant, over three years, will pay for staff salaries, rent and running expenses.

£251,320 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
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
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£237,212 New Opportunities 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
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

£233,918 New Opportunities 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
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£210,785 New Opportunities 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
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
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
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
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
20 Apr 1999 Project for Advocacy, Counselling and Education

The project extends the personal counselling service currently offered to lesbians and gay men, to unemployed and low waged people with a range of mental health problems to assist in gaining employment and training, and access to supportive social and cul

£183,667 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Islington People's Rights

The project will extend services through outreach work, making them more accessible to people who are housebound or who have limited time due to their roles as carers. The grant, over three years, is for staff salaries, refurbishment and the purchase of a

£180,869 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
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
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
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
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
9 Feb 1999 Royal Mencap Society

To organise a convention on virtual reality for a five day period in June 2000 to enable people with learning disabilities to experience virtual reality and other associated technologies. The grant, over one year, will pay for nine salaries, office equipm

£168,269 Community Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£167,085 New Opportunities 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
9 Feb 1999 Common Purpose UK

The Organisation Aims To Educate People About Civil And Social Responsibility In The Uk, Principally Through Running An Education Programme For Adults Who Are Emerging Leaders In All Sectors. The Project Will Produce 'Citizen'S Connection', An On-Line Inf

£161,652 Community Fund
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£161,597 New Opportunities 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
29 Jan 1999 Euphoria Films Ltd

Production of Drama Serial Eureka Street

£160,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
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
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
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
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
6 Jan 1999 Sustain: The Alliance For Better Food & Farming

NFA were awarded a two year grant by the UK Committee in 1996 for their Food Poverty Network project. This application is to extend and develop work with the 350 individuals and organisations who make up this nation-wide network which promotes community f

£150,284 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 London Detainee Support Group

The project is to develop and enhance current support services offered to detainees, and ex-detainees, held in Harmondsworth Detention Centre. The project will allow for a more focused approach to providing services through the development of volunteer t

£150,054 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Childline

The project is to expand the service of a telephone helpline for children and young people in Yorkshire and the Humber. The grant over three years will pay for two staff salaries and running costs.

£146,897 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
20 Apr 1999 The Befriending Network

The project will recruit and train community befrienders in specific areas of West London to forge befriending relationships with people living with life-threatening or terminal illness. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a project wo

£143,450 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 C S V (Community Service Volunteers)

CSV creates opportunities for people to play an active part in the life of their community through volunteering. The project will expand and develop the RSVP programme in England (Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme) which encourages people aged 50+ t

£141,818 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
26 Aug 1999 Italia Conti Academy Of Theatre Arts

3 Year Performing Arts Diploma Course: 1998 - 2001

£139,868 Arts Council England
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
30 Dec 1999 London Borough of Islington

London Borough of Islington

£134,199 New Opportunities 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
20 Apr 1999 Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation

The project will provide services such as advice and information to individual disabled people and the voluntary and statutory organisations that serve them throughout London. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a worker, equipment and runni

£133,869 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
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
8 Apr 1999 Help the Aged

This project is to enable older people to play an active role in the decision-making process. The grant, over two years, is for a salary, training for staff, volunteers and beneficiaries, travel, recruitment and administration costs, consultancy and freel

£126,698 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 ADDACTION

The project will develop volunteering programmes in Brighton, Crawley and Hastings. It will help and provide support for people suffering from addictions and their families, by recruiting, training and supporting volunteers who are unemployed. The grant,

£126,336 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
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
20 Apr 1999 Uplift

The project will provide a comprehensive health promotion programme for black and minority ethnic communities which will include drug education in schools, outreach work and one off events with a drugs prevention theme. The grant, over three years, is for

£122,648 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Scope

The Project Will Employ A Training Co-Ordinator To Develop And Promote Personal Development Training Packs And Promotional Literature Which Will Be Used By Local Voluntary Organisations To Provide Training Courses For Disabled People. The Project Aims To

£121,572 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Royal Mencap Society

The project is to set up and administer district committees in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The committees will promote joint working between people with a learning disability, parents, carers and external groups and agencies. The grant, over three ye

£121,428 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
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
20 Apr 1999 The Community of Refugees from Vietnam, Borough of Islington

The project will provide bi-lingual training in literacy, numeracy and English language for unemployed and illiterate refugees. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment, the salary of a bi-lingual teacher and running costs.

£114,105 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Kurdish Information & Advocacy Centre

The project is to expand the services provided by the centre which provides advice and assistance to Kurdish refugees who are faced with new legislation and regulations directly affecting their right to abode, housing and employment in Britain. This grant

£111,991 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Low Pay Research Trust

The organisation exists to relieve poverty amongst individuals. The project is to set up a website on the Internet which will give low paid workers unemployed people and local advice organisations access to accurate and up-to-date information on pay emp

£110,214 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 Royal Mencap Society

The project will facilitate the establishment of two District Committees by providing training for people with learning disabilities. It will promote joint working between people with learning disabilities, their carers, parents and other related support

£106,785 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 Regard

Regard campaigns on behalf of and provides services to lesbians bisexuals and gay men with disabilities. Current services include a newsletter a befriending service and a helpline. The grant will be used to employ a Development Worker and administrative

£106,779 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Capital Housing

The project will provide additional services to a greater number of vulnerable young people and help recently resettled young people to maintain their independent accommodation successfully. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment, the salary

£105,198 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Lesbian and Gay Employment Rights

The organisation aims to reduce discrimination against lesbians and gay men in employment through a casework/advice service and through education and training of employers. The project is to employ an additional Caseworker to help clients in two new areas

£104,656 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
7 Jan 1999 C.H.A.N.G.E

Change supports people who have both a learning disability and a sensory impairment. The project is to increase beneficiaries' access to information by creating a Picture Bank Word Bank and Photo Bank on CD-Rom suitable for use by other agencies and serv

£97,544 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
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
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
20 Apr 1999 Timbuktu Adventure Playground

The project will refurbish the adventure playground which will incorporate a designated area for children aged under eight and provide access for wheel chair users. The grant, over three years, will pay for refurbishment, the salary of a play worker and t

£96,081 Community Fund
26 Jan 1999 Holloway Neighbourhood Group

Refurbishment of multimedia resource

£90,000 Arts Council England
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
20 Apr 1999 Freightliners Farm Ltd

The project will provide volunteering opportunities for people who live in the local area, including people with physical and learning disabilities and people who are socially disadvantaged. The grant, over three years, is for staff salaries, training, ch

£88,108 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
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
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
20 Apr 1999 Centre 404

The project is to appoint a director who will provide strategic direction and develop new services. The grant, over three years, is for staff salaries, a contribution to refurbishment, office equipment and running costs.

£76,760 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
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
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
26 Jan 1999 Artangel Trust

LONGPLAYER

£60,000 Arts Council England
4 Mar 1999 CSV

The project is to develop a programme of volunteering targeting young people and people living in rural areas to improve social, personal skills and employment opportunities. The grant, over two years, will contribute towards one staff salary, promotiona

£57,084 Community 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
7 Jan 1999 South Islington Bangladesh Association

The project aims to increase the participation of women in the organisation and the wider community. The grant, over two years, is for the salary of a women's development worker, and training for the management committee.

£50,565 Community Fund