Lottery grants awarded to Sunderland, North East

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Nov 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Low Barns Art Project

£13,468 Arts Council England
20 Oct 2017 Opera Sunderland

A Soldier s Tale - Commission 2017

£10,888 Arts Council England
26 Sep 2017 Sunderland City Council

Tall Ships Cultural Programme

£149,000 Arts Council England
18 Sep 2017 Tyne And Wear Sport

Satellite Clubs

£195,339 Sport England
11 Sep 2017 SAPS

The project aims to support carers of drug and alcohol misusers and will offer a comprehensive care plan and onsite package ensuring they have access to the appropriate and relevant services. A range of services will be delivered including counselling, one-to-one support and respite and coping strategies. Individuals will also be given the opportunity to share their experiences and solutions through family match peer support sessions which will reduce the effects of isolation.

£458,601 Big Lottery Fund
31 Aug 2017 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Mud and Raft RandD / Pilot performance bid

£14,900 Arts Council England
21 Aug 2017 University Of Sunderland

Creative people and places

£1,000,000 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2017 Iain Rowan

Sunderland Festival Of Creative Writing

£11,200 Arts Council England
9 Aug 2017 Faculty of Arts Design and Creative Industries

Singing the World

£8,200 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2017 Pennywell Neighbourhood Centre

The aim of the project is to support older people who are lonely and isolated, to access health service provision through a range of interactive activities and peer support. The health and wellbeing skills programme will offer a range of flexible, demand led, weekly activities designed to give older people the skills to make positive health choices. This is will enable service users to alter their behaviours and achieve better health outcomes and increase their independence.

£212,298 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2017 Refugees and Asylum Seekers Support Association

The project will help local refugees and asylum seekers to access health services and make healthy lifestyle choices by offering HIV awareness, health checks, referrals, advice and information; healthy cooking and eating advice; exercise sessions; and a family sports and fun day.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2017 Sunderland MIND

The project provides a mentoring and befriending service for people with poor mental health and aims to reduce the inequalities and isolation they face in society. Service users will be matched to a volunteer mentor and the support they receive will enable them to re-engage in community activities such as go shopping, attending events and offering assistance in form completion or with making telephone calls.

£141,210 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2017 Age UK Sunderland

The project will continue to provide an advocacy service from its drop-in centre. There will be an additional focus on areas of specialist support including a bereavement advocacy service, transitions in retirement, and independent living or finding care home accommodation on leaving hospital. The aim of the project is to achieve a better quality of life for older people, support them to feel safe in their own homes, gain access to health and care services, and feel valued by their local community.

£367,521 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2017 NEBPT

All Aboard the Crossley! (Bus Restoration and Learning Project)

£81,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2017 Muscle Tone Gym & Fitness CIC

The project will deliver fitness sessions for local disadvantaged people to encourage them to make healthy lifestyle choices and improve their health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2017 Sunderland MAC Trust

The Fire Station Opening (V2)

£34,025 Arts Council England
7 Jun 2017 Foundation of Light

Beacon of Light

£1,500,000 Sport England
4 Jun 2017 Millfield n Pallion Panthers Community Football Club

The project will hold a community fun day and open days, and provide coaching and referee training for members of their group. They will bring young and older people together for fun activities to improve community relations, and help young people develop skills to improve their employability.

£2,190 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2017 Gateway North East

The project will provide group meetings for young people with disabilities or learning difficulties and engage them in projects in the organisation and the community. This will help young people develop new life skills, confidence and independence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2017 Mary Talbot


£15,000 Arts Council England
30 May 2017 Ford, Pallion And Millfield Community Development Project

The project will provide a wide range of weekly creative, gardening and physical activities for older people from the Pallion Ward of Sunderland. This will help older people develop skills, hobbies and friendships, reduce social isolation and improve wellbeing.

£9,547 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2017 Gillas Lane Primary Academy

The school will develop the outdoor play area for their nursery and reception children, to provide investigative, role play, mark making, and physical play areas. This will encourage young children to become more active.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2017 Charlotte Butler

Better Than Therapy?

£2,871 Arts Council England
4 May 2017 Sunderland Yacht Club

New dinghies for training

£10,000 Sport England
2 May 2017 North East Bus Preservation Trust Ltd

The project will restore their double decker bus to be used to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Muhammad Ali?s visit to Sunderland. The bus will be used to provide fun trips, informal chats about the historic visit, and workshops to help improve interfaith relationships and the understanding of different cultures.

£9,957 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Oxclose & District Young Peoples Project Ltd

The project will deliver its existing open access youth sessions and through partnership working, expand into the North and Coalfields area. They will work with young people to conduct a mapping exercise and further interpretate statistical data to develop and expand their existing remit to cover emerging needs such as sexual health, staying safe online and drug and alcohol support projects.

£357,391 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 St Gabriel's Camp Group

The project will purchase two new toilet water cubicles, children?s tents and adult tents for officers. This will improve facilities and safeguarding standards and will enable the group to continue to provide an active and healthy camping holiday for the community.

£6,599 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Farringdon Community Academy

The school will deliver a programme of extra-curricular holiday activities for children and their families in Sunderland. Activities will include arts and crafts, cookery and nutrition, sports, and a film and games club, and will culminate in a celebration event. The project will provide volunteer opportunities and accredited awards for young people to become sports leaders and help supervise sessions, and will encourage children, young people and families to make healthy lifestyle choices.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2017 The MAC Trust

Sunderland MAC Quarter Auditorium ? Capital stage two

£6,026,200 Arts Council England
12 Apr 2017 Blue Watch Youth Centre

The project will deliver a range of open access youth activities and expand its service to five additional wards. Blue Watch Youth Centre currently provide a range of leisure, cultural sporting and enrichment activities which take place in and around local youth and community venues. The organisation plans to increase the range and quality of their service to five additional wards, helping improve access to youth facilities across Sunderland.

£178,155 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2017 Pennywell Youth Project

The project will aim to deliver opportunities for young people to access sports, education, training and employment across the whole of the west of Sunderland. They will work with organisations already embedded in the community who have an understanding of local issues and areas of concern. Street based programmes will be created to work with young people in their environment, which will help with relationship building to engage them in positive, preventative programmes.

£115,522 Big Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2017 Fiscus

The project will install new kitchen and heating facilities in their new premises. They will provide twice weekly independent living skills taster sessions, and develop their new premises into an accessible community hub providing multiple support for people with mental health and financial hardship problems.

£9,848 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2017 Social Inclusion For Dyslexia

The project will continue to provide a weekly job club for people with dyslexia. They will provide sessions in basic literacy, assistive technology, advocacy, coping strategies and dyslexia awareness to help people develop confidence and skills that will improve their independence and employment opportunities.

£9,562 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2017 Hylton Ukes

The project will purchase equipment and resources to develop their musical ukulele group so they can provide services to community groups, activities for older people in residential homes and lessons for local people who are socially isolated.

£1,376 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2017 Sans Street Youth and Community Centre

The project will hire a health engagement worker to plan, develop and coordinate a programme of healthy lifestyle activities and workshops for local disadvantaged women. This will help the women to improve their health and wellbeing and reduce loneliness and isolation.

£9,670 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Schools Out Fun Club

The funding will be used to run holiday play schemes during the school holidays for local families, to include healthy cooking, sports and games activities, soft play, trampoline coaching and self-defence classes. The project aims to provide a range of activities to help improve people?s confidence, independence and social skills, help to reduce their social exclusion and broaden their experiences.

£4,605 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Ready for Growth

£8,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2017 CHANCE

The project will run a twice weekly lunch club and social and recreational activities for local people to reduce social isolation, loneliness and the impact of poverty on the community.

£9,727 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 Sunderland Culture

GREAT PLACE SCHEME: Sunderland Comes of Age

£1,249,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2017 Ryhope Infant School Academy

The funding will be used by a school to run creative sessions where families will design and make a mosaic to be displayed in the school?s entrance, ending in an unveiling celebration. The project aims to develop the creative, team building and communication skills of hard-to-reach and isolated families, in order to help them access other community activities as well as improve their confidence and skills.

£9,640 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2017 Durham Frontrunners

The funding will be used to run a range of health-based taster activities for the local LGBT community in the North East, including walking, jogging, Zumba, aqua aerobics and yoga, culminating in a weekend ?Pride Games? event. The project aims to improve peoples? confidence and wellbeing as well as provide an informal support network with help, advice and information from sessional workers, LGBT community groups and service providers on issues affecting them.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2017 Grangetown (Sunderland) Community Association

The project will upgrade the toilets of their community centre to improve facilities for existing residents and community groups, and to encourage more groups to use the venue for activities.

£3,048 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2017 Spectrum Sunderland

The project will carry out a feasibility study to explore new ways of bidding for funding by small voluntary and community sector organisations to give them equality in accessing funding opportunities. They will deliver several information/awareness sessions across the city, look into using a new lead agency model, encourage partnership working and increase members.

£9,375 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 Farringdon Detached Football Club

The project will deliver weekly fitness sessions for young people from the Farringdon area of Sunderland. They will provide a range of health information resources and diet plans to encourage participants to make informed and healthy lifestyle choices.

£8,213 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Pelton Fell Community Partnership

The project will provide activities for 7-19 year olds during term time. This will help children and young people to develop emotional, social and communication skills and empower them to make decisions on the activities they take part in.

£9,727 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 The Sunderland Deaf Society

The project will improve the heating of their venue, purchase new IT equipment and deliver IT and social media training for people who are deaf or have hearing difficulties. This will help people develop skills and provide social activities that will reduce isolation.

£9,778 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Sunderland Bangladeshi Community Centre

Syedpur to Sunderland

£51,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Green environment, greener economy, better health - training elected members

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2017 Ryhope Seaview Angling Club

The project will purchase safety suits and fishing equipment to improve safety at the club and enable older people at risk of isolation to take part in activities, develop new skills and enjoy the social and recreational benefits of fishing.

£2,460 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2017 Castletown Primary School

The school will build an outdoor shelter for pupils. This will provide a nurture space to use for creative activities and lunchtime relaxation that will help children experiencing social, emotional and behavioural difficulties to develop coping techniques to improve their wellbeing.

£9,174 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2017 Sunderland City Council

Bishopwearmouth Townscape Heritage

£1,998,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2017 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£490,206 Sport England
9 Jan 2017 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Auricular Tour Activity 2nd Attempt

£29,534 Arts Council England
9 Jan 2017 The Washington Trust (North East)

The project will deliver a year long volunteer recruitment and support plan to help more people access volunteering opportunities. They will offer training for smaller organisations to improve their policies and infrastructure so they can support, recruit and retain volunteers. They will engage with public and private sector partners to improve the potential for collaborative volunteering projects.

£9,340 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jan 2017 Bizzy B's

The project will deliver taster sessions, including creative and craft activities for the local community, during themed events such as Easter and Christmas. They will deliver trips and social activities and purchase laptops to improve residents' IT skills and employment opportunities.

£7,810 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2016 Social Chef Ltd

The project will deliver cooking sessions for young people aged 8-19 years old to help them develop food preparation and cooking skills, learn about nutrition and the importance of a healthy diet, and encourage them to make healthy lifestyle choices.

£9,680 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Disability Support Group (North East)

The project will continue to run services for marginalised groups. The project will engage with socially and digitally isolated people, help them access services and support them with welfare benefits and health matters.

£9,690 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 North East Business and Innovation Centre Limited

The project will extend their software development course to include people over the age of 24 and deliver a series of courses for unemployed people to help them learn about job opportunities in the software sector. This will raise awareness of the industry, improve skills and provide progression routes for people interested in the software industry.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Washington Trust

World War 1 children strike for right to free school meals

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Sunderland Counselling Service

The project will deliver bereavement support programmes for adults, offering group discussions, tips and techniques to build coping mechanisms. This will help improve the emotional wellbeing of participants and help them move forward with their lives.

£8,703 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Burnside Academy Inspires

The school will refurbish a disused building for use as a community centre, including fitting a combi boiler and radiators. This will improve facilities for community groups to deliver activities, such as youth-based and adult learning initiatives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 YHNE

The project will refurbish their office, develop their website, put in place financial and HR policies and procedures and develop a business plan. This will help ensure their future sustainability to deliver services for young people and young homeless people in the north east.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2016 Keep Kids Active

The project will deliver a series of FITBlast and Family FITBlast sessions to pupils and parents from 10 primary schools in Sunderland. This will engage families in physical activities, boost fitness and reduce obesity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2016 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£150,924 Sport England
4 Dec 2016 Sunderland Pride Group Community Interest Company

The project will develop a drop in service, advice centre and hate crime reporting centre for local lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, many of whom may be isolated or lonely. This will provide volunteering opportunities, regular groups including HIV peer support group, bisexual, LGBT and transgender support groups, social events and signposting to services.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Keep Active (NE) CIC

Sunderland's War Heritage: Home & Abroad

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2016 Hendon Community Allotment

The project will replace the rotten raised plot beds of their allotment site. This will improve health and safety and enable the group to continue to deliver events and social, horticultural, educational and gardening activities for voluntary and charitable groups and the wider community.

£4,828 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 St Bede's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The school will create a peace garden to help improve the emotional wellbeing of children and the wider community and provide opportunities to explore nature and learn gardening skills. Children will be engaged in creative activities to develop the garden and older people in the community will be encouraged to share their skills.

£6,596 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2016 Sunderland Community Action Group CIC

The project will purchase mobile IT equipment to deliver street based youth work in the St Peter?s Ward of Sunderland. Youth workers will offer vulnerable young people on the streets a ?mobile health information service?, providing signposting to healthcare providers, and helping young people to make informed decisions and healthy lifestyle choices.

£9,690 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2016 Sunderland MAC Trust

Wonderlands 2017

£9,000 Arts Council England
31 Oct 2016 Usworth Colliery Primary School

The school will install exercise and play equipment in their playground for the use of pupils and the wider community. This will help improve the fitness and personal development of local children.

£9,973 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2016 Showstoppers Sunderland CIC

The project will deliver support activities to improve the confidence and wellbeing of young people who are experiencing low self esteem or bullying.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2016 Grace House North East

This project will improve the health and resilience of families caring for children with complex disabilities in Sunderland, Gateshead and South Tyneside. It will provide practical and emotional support to families who may be isolated, struggling to juggle caring, work and family time, or missing out on time to themselves or with siblings. Services include counselling, alternative therapies, peer support and social groups, training, drop in support, and practical help to make accessing respite care easier.

£186,666 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2016 North East Dance Community Interest Company

The project will deliver fitness and dance classes, and workshops on body image, self-esteem, stress management and motivation for women suffering from abuse. This will empower vulnerable women to effect positive change in their leisure, work and social environments.

£9,234 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Hendon Young People's Project

The project will build on their current work with young people by expanding their health and wellbeing activities to include workshops on substance abuse, smoking, alcohol and obesity. This will give young people opportunities to socialise, exercise and get advice about healthy eating and personal hygiene.

£9,552 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Fightback (Society for Disabled Refugees and Asylum Seekers)

The project will continue and develop a holistic service for refugees and asylum seekers with physical or mental health issues who experience disadvantage due to disability, language, immigration status or ethnicity. The project helps them develop confidence, knowledge, skills and independence and integrate into the community, working with agencies and local residents. Support includes befriending, advocacy, health information, telephone advice, English skills and practical help to access services.

£125,770 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Hendon Young People's Project

The project will build on their current work with young people by expanding their health and wellbeing activities to include workshops on substance abuse, smoking, alcohol and obesity. This will give young people opportunities to socialise, exercise and get advice about healthy eating and personal hygiene.

£6,690 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2016 Parker Trust

The project will deliver healthy eating sessions and upcycling activities to disadvantaged young people. This will engage the young people in positive activities, raise aspirations and improve their health.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
10 Oct 2016 Riverside Consulting Community Interest Company

The project will deliver training to people aged 19+ who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to help them achieve a One Awards Entry Level 3 qualification in Employability Skills. The organisation will work with local employers so that people with ASD can showcase their skills and have an opportunity to secure an apprenticeship, job or training place.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2016 Food4Thought (North East) Community Interest Company

The project will use the funding to pilot a ten week long interactive health education workshop for people with learning difficulties. The pilot will help people achieve their health goals by providing carer support, interactive nutrition sessions, weight management and holistic and physical activities.

£9,855 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2016 Living History (North East) Limited

The organisation will use the funding to support the development and delivery of an intergenerational community outreach choir. This will engage volunteer members to write and develop new songs, become community champions and deliver performances, to help promote understanding and respect between different generations, reduce social isolation and improve wellbeing through music and singing activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2016 Hendon Young Peoples' Project

Get Fit @ HYPP

£10,000 Sport England
22 Sep 2016 Valley Road Community Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver a weekly programme of after school activities for their pupils to develop their skills and confidence. This will include leadership training and unusual outdoor activities such as archery, orienteering, fencing and walking football, to encourage the children to become more active and raise their aspirations.

£9,657 Big Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2016 Michaela Wetherell

Tell her Story

£5,000 Arts Council England
8 Sep 2016 Volunteers in Action

The organisation will use the funding to continue to provide activities for people aged over 50, including chair exercises, healthy eating, community walks and personal development sessions. This will provide a support network, and learning and health based activities, to reduce participants' social isolation and improve their wellbeing.

£8,350 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2016 Dr Sarah Gilligan

The End of Fashion Conference

£7,000 Arts Council England
6 Sep 2016 YAV

The organisation will use the funding to develop a Youth Volunteering Academy. This will provide training, tailored support, personal development plans, work and volunteering experience to improve young people?s confidence and skills, further education and employment prospects.

£9,706 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2016 Keelman's Way School

The school will use the funding to install a multi-sensory environment area to be used for music, drama, storytelling and performing activities. This will enable children and young people with special educational needs to develop new skills, improve their social skills, and aid their development and wellbeing.

£9,961 Big Lottery Fund
31 Aug 2016 Academy 360

The school will use the funding to create an outdoor classroom and deliver extracurricular activities and adult and family learning programmes. This will support the diverse needs of children with special educational needs to help improve attainment and opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2016 Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club

Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club Challenge

£31,212 Sport England
23 Aug 2016 Dare North East Community Interest Company

The organisation will use the funding to run fitness sessions for men in the deprived area, removing barriers to physical activities and improving their health and well-being.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2016 Castletown Neighborhood Action Group

Sunderland's Forgotten stones

£93,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2016 Journey to Justice

Hidden Histories - Stories of Sunderland to inspire our common future

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2016 Voluntary and Community Action Sunderland

The organisation will use the funding to deliver training courses for local volunteers, organisations and staff. This will help voluntary groups recruit the right volunteers, re-skill and retain volunteers/staff and provide a platform through evening meetings for volunteers to share good practices, learning and knowledge and support each other.

£9,370 Big Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2016 SAPS

The organisation will use the funding to host a range of events including fun days, training courses and residentials for carers of people affected by substance misuse. This will provide carers with respite opportunities, enable them to gain peer support and reduce isolation.

£9,751 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2016 Roker United Reformed Church

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study, commission design proposals, and carry out business and operating plans to help re-configure their building into a dual use community facility. This will involve consultations to ensure the facility and activities meet local needs, and ensure the venue's future sustainability.

£5,425 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2016 Emma Rose Bloomfield

Professional aerial development

£4,731 Arts Council England
2 Aug 2016 St Mark's Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to deliver activities for young people from different cultures in the Millfield area. This will enable the young people to access a fitness room, a computer suite and recreational and sports activities to help reduce social isolation and improve community cohesion.

£8,050 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2016 Awakenings

The organisation will use the funding to continue to provide recreational, social and educational activities for their service users who have mental health issues. This will provide beneficiaries with a support network and activities to reduce isolation, improve confidence and wellbeing.

£3,040 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2016 Viccy Adams

Interchange R and D

£15,000 Arts Council England