Lottery grants awarded to Sunderland, North East

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
15 Oct 2015 Niemann-Pick Disease Group (UK)

This is a development of an existing project delivered across England supporting children and adults living with Neimann-Pick disease, along with their families, from diagnosis to bereavement and beyond. It will strengthen their emotional resilience by equipping them with care, support and resources to deal with the challenges of living with a life-limiting, genetic disorder for which there is no cure.

£447,108 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 Sunderland Women's Centre

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a pilot project of health, social and self-development activities for older women in Sunderland. This will improve learning, social and wellbeing and lead to reduced isolation.

£8,670 Big Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Pennywell Youth Project

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of weekly health, education and wellbeing sessions for local young parents and expectant young parents. They will also provide personal development and confidence building training sessions to help improve their aspirations and opportunities.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Wearmouth Colliery Welfare

New drainage for football pitch and cricket outfield at Wear

£18,203 Sport England
1 Sep 2015 Washington School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase the Zumos wellbeing online system for the benefit of their students. This will provide peer mentoring and staff support for vulnerable pupils, a platform where they can access forums, posters, leaflets, anonymous support and access to services and information online on issues they are dealing with, to help improve their coping strategies, confidence, emotional and mental wellbeing.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 U3A Wessington

Wear Valley in the Great War

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Durham Heritage Coast

Reconnecting Community and Coast

£57,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 North East Rugby League Multi-Skills Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of extra-curricular physical activities for primary school children and secondary school girls to address the issue of obesity in the area. This will give the beneficiaries a more varied range of physical activity, promote well-being and increase confidence in group based activities.

£9,755 Big Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 Town End Academy

The school will use the funding to create a ?Forest School? area on an unused plot of land within the school?s grounds. They will run after school activities that will encourage active play and raise aspirations for children from the school and surrounding community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2015 Blue Watch Youth Centre

The funding will be used to deliver a programme of learning activities and overnight residential stays for young people who are disabled. This will provide opportunities to gain independent living skills, including shopping trips, budget management, paying bills and other domestic household skills.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2015 Sunderland Sendai Karate Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase safety mats for their Karate Club. This will enable the organisation to engage young people in positive activities which will raise confidence and self esteem, improve fitness and act as a diversion from anti-social behaviour.

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2015 Disability Support Group (North East)

The funding will be used to build the organisation?s capacity to run various services for marginalised groups. They will engage with socially and digitally isolated people from the community, help them access services and help support them with welfare benefits and health matters.

£9,390 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2015 University of Sunderland

Ripples From the House on the Shore: Eric Ennion, Art and Illustration

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2015 Houghton Rugby Union Football Club

Houghton RUFC Pitch Improvement Programme

£6,500 Sport England
22 Jul 2015 Braena

Brother and Sister Research & Development (Phase 2)

£15,036 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2015 Clean and Sober Living CIC

This is a new project aims to develop a peer-led housing and support programme for people who are recovering from drug and alcohol addictions. In addition the project aims to strengthen and build the capacity of the local recovery community and improve its working relationships with policy makers and mainstream drug and alcohol services.

£165,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2015 The Sunderland and North Durham Royal Society For The Blind

The funding will be used to provide a range of activities linked to healthy living and wellbeing, including cookery and arts and crafts sessions. It will also enable the organisations to support more people and broaden its reach throughout County Durham.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2015 Pennywell Neighbourhood Centre

The funding will be used to deliver a programme of learning courses including cookery and life skills for vulnerable children, including those with learning and physical difficulties, culminating in a celebration event. This will help organisation develop the activities it offers, and provide peer support and fun personal development activities for beneficiaries to help improve their further education and employment opportunities.

£9,512 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2015 Dame Dorothy Primary School

The funding will be used to install all-weather surfacing and purchase play equipment. This will provide an environment the children can use throughout the year, addressing issues relating to poor behaviour and improving social and cultural communication in a diverse community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2015 Riverside Consulting Community InterestCompany

This project will help unemployed people to widen their horizons and access work and training opportunities in new areas through using online travel planning resources. The funding will deliver improved IT facilities and IT literacy sessions, as well as courses to train people as ?Community Travel Champions? to support others with their travel planning. The funding will also help the organisation extend their travel advice services to the whole county of Northumberland.

£9,200 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2015 Wear Mencap

The funding will be used to support young people with learning disabilities to arrange and deliver a series of outings and activities to other children and young people with learning disabilities. This will give them experience in team work, budgeting, planning and organising to help improve their chances of securing employment. The project will also deliver fun social activities to children and young people at risk of isolation due to their disability and break down barriers to participation.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2015 Sunderland South Forum

The funding will be used to provide tutors to work in outreach venues across the neighbourhood to deliver practical IT sessions. This will help local people who are employed, vulnerable or facing financial hardship to improve their IT skills so they can access job opportunities and services online. The project will also help people to develop their CVs and employment skills.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£63,320 Sport England
19 Jun 2015 Gateway North East

The organisation will use the funding to develop a mentoring scheme for young people with disabilities or learning difficulties. This will enable the organisation to teach the beneficiaries new skills, whilst building their confidence and self esteem.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Sanstreet Youth and Community Centre

The organisation will use the funding to upgrade its IT system by replacing old donated machines that can no longer be relied upon with modern and efficient IT equipment. This will enable the group to provide up to date IT resources to groups and individuals accessing the community centre for a variety of activities, as well as start to deliver training courses and opportunities for online learning, advice and study support.

£6,443 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£63,320 Sport England
4 Jun 2015 Durham Frontrunners

The organisation will use the funding to provide a new support service including help with civil legal cases, disputes and financial hardship advice for the LGBT community in County Durham and the North East. This will improve the services of the organisation, provide drop in sessions, one to one support and group sessions for service users, with advice and information to help them improve their situations and lives.

£9,893 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2015 The Houghton-le-Spring Golf Club Limited

6 hole Pitch & Putt course & improved practice facilities

£75,000 Sport England
27 May 2015 Sunderland Bangladeshi Community Centre

Our Roots, Our Journey, Our City

£39,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 University of Sunderland

'Stringing Bedes: A poetry and print pilgrimage‘«÷

£19,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 Living History North East

Repositioning of LHNE and reinterpretation of the Donnison School: New interactive heritage experiences in Sunderland

£62,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 Herrington St Aidans Team Sports

The organisation will use the funding to provide a six week programme of activities throughout the summer holidays for young people aged 5 to 17 years old including cooking and healthy eating, arts and crafts, football, tennis and photography. This will also involve CPR Emergency and Give Racism the Red Card workshops and help develop the skills of young people form disadvantaged backgrounds, encourage them to become more active, and give them opportunities to access new activities to improve their lives

£9,285 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2015 Youth Almighty Project

Youth Almighty Community 3G

£72,750 Sport England
22 May 2015 Washington Olympic Weightlifting Club

Bringing Olympic Weightlifting to Washington

£9,436 Sport England
19 May 2015 Churches Conservation Trust

The Canny Space at Holy Trinity Sunderland

£2,806,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Eppleton Cricket Club

"New tea room, ladies changing and disabled toilets"

£68,620 Sport England
19 May 2015 Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club

Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club Challenge

£30,425 Sport England
18 May 2015 Hylton Castle Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to make a documentary film about the history of the Sunderland Shipyards. This will enable the organisation to teach the children from their school new skills, encourage engagement and form stronger bonds between older and younger people within the community.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Herrington Burn YMCA

The organisation will use the funding to purchase and install new kitchen facilities in the centre. This will enable the group to establish a community cafe, offer affordable healthy food to the local community and provide access to youth cafes and cookery courses to improve health and wellbeing in the local area.

£9,993 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2015 Schools Out Fun Club

The organisation will use the funding to provide a summer play scheme and summer trips for disadvantaged local families. This will provide creative, healthy eating, recreational and sports based activities to help improve the confidence, independence and social skills of beneficiaries, helping to reduce their social exclusion and enabling them to broaden their experiences.

£5,771 Big Lottery Fund
29 Apr 2015 University Of Sunderland

Drawing?

£45,000 Arts Council England
27 Apr 2015 Dare North East Community Interest Company

The organisation will use the funding to run fitness sessions for women. This will enable the organisation to reduce the incidence of obesity related illness and improve the health and well-being of the beneficiaries.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2015 U3A Wessington

From Washington to Wipers and Warlencourt

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2015 Hetton School

The organisation will use the funding to run extra-curricular physical fitness and educational sessions. This will enable the organisation to improve both health and educational outcomes of the beneficiaries.

£9,949 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 Riding for the Disabled Association Tyne and Wear Group

Horses for Courses

£9,242 Sport England
15 Apr 2015 Seaham Methodist Church

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen in their community building. This will enable the organisation to accommodate new user groups and offer additional activities for members of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 University Of Sunderland

Sunderland Cultural Partnership (SCP)

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Apr 2015 Living History (North East) Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of specialised dementia awareness and reminiscence sessions/workshops for young people/teenagers, working alongside older volunteers. This will encourage intergenerational working and raise awareness and understanding of the effects and causes of dementia, enable young people to participate and help deliver reminiscence sessions to improve the wellbeing of those living with the illness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Apr 2015 Music in the Minster

An Opera for Sunderland - Production

£45,000 Arts Council England
10 Apr 2015 YAV

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of employability skills workshops. This will enable the organisation to help NEETs improve their employment prospects whilst reducing their sense of social isolation.

£9,540 Big Lottery Fund
6 Apr 2015 Northern Frontrunners

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a gazebo, new running vests and shorts, hoodies and to advertise and promote the organisations activities for the benefit of the LGBT community. This will provide a support network for beneficiaries, helping to reduce their isolation through running activities and events.

£7,250 Big Lottery Fund
2 Apr 2015 The Link School Tudor Grove

The organisation will use funding to run a range of outdoor activities for young people at the unit that will encourage participation, confidence and communication skills while improving health and fitness.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2015 St Cuthbert's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor play area in the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to run structured exercise sessions for children who do not engage in ball games and create a quiet area for reflection and story telling.

£9,978 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 Durham Wildlife Trust

Mammal Web

£51,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2015 Sunderland Empire Theatre Trust

Get Curious: An ASD-friendly learning programme

£14,988 Arts Council England
9 Mar 2015 Lambton Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase and install outdoor community play shelters with seating and notice boards that will be made available to pupils, extracurricular clubs and local community groups with facilities for storytelling, outdoor play and learning. This will enable the group to provide sheltered outdoor play and learning facilities for pupils and the wider community, increasing the range of activities available at the school and local community facilities.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2015 National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland

Glassbeats

£25,507 Arts Council England
26 Feb 2015 Back on the Map Limited

This new project will see Back on the Map Limited take over the former community library in Hendon from Sunderland City Council on a 25 year lease, and develop the building into a multi-functional community hub. The project is being developed in conjunction with residents and agencies in response to the closure of the library. The project will establish a community hub and roll out a range of activities to enable local residents to develop skills and have access to training and local support.

£428,093 Big Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2015 Mike Acton C.I.C.

This is a project by a community interest company in Houghton le Spring for beneficiaries in County Durham. The organisation will use the funding to run personal finance and book-keeping courses for unemployed people in rurally isolated communities. This will enable the beneficiaries to improve their knowledge whilst raising their confidence levels which will lead to employment opportunities, further learning or volunteer work within the community.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2015 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£1,536,043 Sport England
12 Jan 2015 Rickleton Primary School

This is a project by a school in Washington. The group will use the funding to provide an outdoor growing garden where children can learn to grow their own fruit and vegetables. This project will run during and after school and will include families engaging with children to learn about healthy living.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Keep Kids Active C.I.C.

This is a project by a community interest company in Sunderland and Washington. The organisation will use the funding to run extra-curricular physical activities for young people at primary and secondary schools. This will enable the beneficiaries to take regular exercise which will address the issue of obesity whilst enabling them to study for additional qualifications which will improve their future employment prospects.

£9,979 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Washington MIND CIO

This is a project by a charity in Washington, Tyne and Wear. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a pilot project of specialised support sessions for vulnerable people including a Suicide Survivors group, Hearing Voices, Peer Support and Personality Disorders. This will also involve volunteer training and improve the services of the organisation, providing early intervention strategies to reduce beneficiaries? isolation, whilst improving their self-esteem, emotional and mental wellbeing .

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2014 City of Sunderland Rowing Club

Learn To Row Expansion

£9,434 Sport England
29 Nov 2014 Teen Drive North East

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to run a road safety course for young people. This will enable the organisation to prepare young people to become better drivers and reduce the number of road traffic accidents that occur annually.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2014 James Whitman

Grafters Gables

£15,000 Arts Council England
18 Nov 2014 No Limits Theatre

A thousand different skies - R & D

£14,543 Arts Council England
14 Nov 2014 The Box Youth Project

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to run holiday activities for young people in the community. This will enable the beneficiaries to enjoy activities during school holiday periods in order to avoid boredom, isolation and to act as a diversion from anti-social behaviour.

£8,862 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2014 Northern Gallery For Contemporary Art

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art - Capital small grants

£100,000 Arts Council England
3 Nov 2014 Disability Entertainment for Young People Community Interest

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of music entertainment workshops for disabled and non-disabled people aged 13-19 years old during holiday periods, culminating in community performance events. This will also provide volunteering opportunities and give young people with disabilities the opportunity to share new experiences, learn new skills, make new friends and integrate with non-disabled people.

£9,891 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2014 Headway Wearside

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of outings, educational programmes and self-management workshops for people with acquired brain injuries and their carers. This will provide beneficiaries with access to social and active outings with specialist support, as well as advice on how to live and support people with a brain injury in order to improve wellbeing, reduce isolation and support recovery.

£7,970 Big Lottery Fund
22 Oct 2014 Hendon Young People's Project

This is a project by a registered charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to run a series of health and well-being activities for young people who have physical disabilities or learning difficulties. This will enable the beneficiaries to socialise, take exercise and receive advice about healthy eating and personal hygiene.

£8,476 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2014 Community Environmental Education Developments Trust

This is a project by a registered charity in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear. The organisation will use the funding to run three community projects aimed at different age groups and based around improving the environment in a local park. This will enable the organisation to improve the environment, teach young people new skills and address issues such as social isolation.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 St Robert of Newminster Catholic School

'A Hero In My Eyes'- The Great War and Washington

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2014 Houghton Archers

Houghton Archers Expansion

£8,933 Sport England
10 Sep 2014 Farringdon Jubilee Centre Community Interest Company

This is a project by a community interest company in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to provide holiday activities for local children and young people, including sports, awareness raising workshops and cookery. This will provide fun structured activities for children and young people in the school holidays to stop them roaming the streets and provide positive influences.

£8,574 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2014 I.M.P.A.C.T. Northeast CIC

This is a project by a community interest company in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to build capacity for their organisation by providing therapeutic training training/learning opportunities, family drop in sessions and volunteer training in PTLLS and dyslexia assessors to meet service gaps in provision for therapeutic service and intervention activities which support for children, young people and families who are disadvantaged.

£9,954 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Sunderland Carers Centre

The organisation will use the funding to establish and run weekly social and support activities for young carers aged 5-11 years old. This will provide beneficiaries with opportunities to socialise with other young carers as well as receive advice about s

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Sunderland Carers Centre

The organisation will use the funding to establish and run weekly social and support activities for young carers aged 5-11 years old. This will provide beneficiaries with opportunities to socialise with other young carers as well as receive advice about safety within the home and cookery as well as day trips, creative and physical activities to improve wellbeing and reduce isolation.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 New Silksworth Infant School

The organisation will use the funding to create a nurture unit for children who are emotionally under-developed or are experiencing difficult relationships at home. This will enable the beneficiaries and their parents to develop and gain an understanding

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2014 New Silksworth Infant School

The organisation will use the funding to create a nurture unit for children who are emotionally under-developed or are experiencing difficult relationships at home. This will enable the beneficiaries and their parents to develop and gain an understanding of their feelings, improve family relationships and lead to improvements in educational outcomes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2014 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£726,696 Sport England
20 Aug 2014 St Leonard's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment and establish a homework club that will be held before and after school. This will enable the group to provide support for pupils who may struggle to complete homework due to lack of parental

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2014 St Leonard's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment and establish a homework club that will be held before and after school. This will enable the group to provide support for pupils who may struggle to complete homework due to lack of parental support or resources at home, improving educational attainment and potential.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Music in the Minster

An Opera for Sunderland - Commission

£14,980 Arts Council England
8 Aug 2014 WALK Research Group

Wordsworth and Basho: Walking Poets

£15,000 Arts Council England
7 Aug 2014 The A690 Youth Initiative

The organisation will use the funding to develop a junior youth group for 7-11 year olds. This will enable young people to engage in positive recreational activities which will act as a diversion from anti-social behaviour.

£9,643 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2014 Sunderland Bangladeshi Community Centre

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use funding to purchase new furniture and equipment for the centre. This will attract new groups and enable the centre to cater more effectively for members of the community

£9,993 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2014 Sunderland Bangladeshi Community Centre

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use funding to purchase new furniture and equipment for the centre. This will attract new groups and enable the centre to cater more effectively for members of the community.

£9,993 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Mary Talbot

The Red Virgin and the Vision of Utopia

£15,000 Arts Council England
28 Jul 2014 University of Sunderland

To Bewick and Back - From Cherryburn into history

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2014 University Of Sunderland

What next: Making it happen in Photography

£99,664 Arts Council England
25 Jul 2014 University of Sunderland

UoS Urban Active

£163,260 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 CHANCE

This charity in Sunderland will use the funding to run relaxation mornings, natural remedies sessions and sessions focusing on image and how to dress for success. This will enable the beneficiaries to meet at social learning sessions, improve their self-e

£9,375 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2014 Diamond Hall Junior School

Primary Spaces

£30,000 Sport England
16 Jul 2014 CHANCE

This charity in Sunderland will use the funding to run relaxation mornings, natural remedies sessions and sessions focusing on image and how to dress for success. This will enable the beneficiaries to meet at social learning sessions, improve their self-esteem and confidence and help raise their aspirations.

£9,375 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2014 Eppleton Academy Primary School

This primary academy school in Houghton-le-Spring will use the funding to create a community room at the school and purchase storage equipment, learning materials and furniture. This will enable the group to provide a new community facility that will be u

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2014 Eppleton Academy Primary School

This primary academy school in Houghton-le-Spring will use the funding to create a community room at the school and purchase storage equipment, learning materials and furniture. This will enable the group to provide a new community facility that will be used for family learning and extracurricular learning activities, a new preschool provision. In addition it will provide a venue for local community groups for use.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 New Silksworth Infant School

Primary Spaces

£27,000 Sport England
10 Jul 2014 Niemann-Pick Disease Group (UK)

This is a project by an incorporated charity based in Washington with beneficiaries in Manchester. The organisation will use funding to run workshops and support sessions for siblings of people with Niemann-Pick Disease. This will help to reduce isolation

£9,268 Big Lottery Fund