Lottery grants awarded to Houghton Le Spring

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254 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Nov 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Low Barns Art Project

£13,468 Arts Council England
31 Aug 2017 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Mud and Raft RandD / Pilot performance bid

£14,900 Arts Council England
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
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
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
19 Apr 2017 The MAC Trust

Sunderland MAC Quarter Auditorium ? Capital stage two

£6,026,200 Arts Council England
24 Mar 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

Ready for Growth

£8,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2017 Durham Wildlife Trust

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

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2017 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Auricular Tour Activity 2nd Attempt

£29,534 Arts Council England
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
21 Sep 2016 Michaela Wetherell

Tell her Story

£5,000 Arts Council England
24 Aug 2016 Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club

Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club Challenge

£31,212 Sport England
10 Jun 2016 Shiney Advice & Resource Project

The organisation will use the funding to recruit and deliver a structured programme of training for volunteers. This will provide volunteers with a personal development plan, mentoring, one to one support and access to accredited awards, and enable the group to meet the demand for their services.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2016 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Project Godie

£32,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2016 Roker Canoe Club

Moderate Water Endorsement 2016

£9,955 Sport England
29 Feb 2016 Durham Wildlife Trust

Building a Local Nature Partnership for the North East

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Nicole Watson

Cultural Collaboration - BSL / GSL - UK and Greece

£7,375 Arts Council England
2 Nov 2015 Dare North East Community Interest Company

Girls Go For It!

£5,840 Sport England
19 Oct 2015 Easington Lane Community Access Point

The organisation will use the funding to deliver advice, support and IT skills development sessions to unemployed job seekers and those in receipt of benefits. Sessions including job search skills, self-presentation and interview techniques will help to improve confidence and expand the range of employment options available to them.

£5,800 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2015 The Mount Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to provide a wider range of services to the local community and ensure that local children can have access to creative, social and fun activities to support development, reduce isolation and improve family life.

£9,937 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2015 Houghton Rugby Union Football Club

Houghton RUFC Pitch Improvement Programme

£6,500 Sport England
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
23 Mar 2015 Durham Wildlife Trust

Mammal Web

£51,400 Heritage 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
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 Sep 2014 Houghton Archers

Houghton Archers Expansion

£8,933 Sport England
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
10 Jun 2014 New Penshaw Academy

This primary school academy in New Penshaw will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment. This will enable the beneficiaries to access gym equipment for free before and after school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Apr 2014 Roker Canoe Club

Beginners Sessions 2014

£9,936 Sport England
2 Apr 2014 Michaela Wetherell

The wilderness Road - paintings by David Watson

£5,100 Arts Council England
24 Feb 2014 Easington Lane Community Access Point

Understanding the facts of WW1 and the impact on the Coalfield area of Sunderland

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2014 Bernard Gilpin Primary School

Bernard Gilpin: Forgive but never forget

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Grace House North East

Grace House Children?s Hospice Gardens, will create a fully accessible garden, including a sensory garden and vegetable patch. The project will bring together hospice users, local schools and the wider community to develop a therapeutic and welcoming environment for terminally ill children and their families, whilst educating participants on the benefits of growing produce and healthy eating.

£37,145 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2013 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Resonate

£8,000 Arts Council England
15 Nov 2013 Sunderland Gateway Sport (Northern Region)

Project: This is a continuation and development of a previous project which aims to provide support to young people with learning disabilities (LD) in the North East, which is both accessible and personalised, to improve their health and well-being.

£109,550 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2013 Sunderland Gateway Sport (Northern Region)

This is a continuation and development of a previous project which aims to provide support to young people with learning disabilities (LD) in the North East, which is both accessible and personalised, to improve their health and well-being.

£109,550 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2013 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

This is a project by a registered company in Newcastle upon Tyne. The organisation will use the funding to provide a programme of health and fitness activities for the deaf community. This will provide accessible activities and improve health and wellbein

£9,540 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2013 The Underground

The Underground Music Project Reach Out.

£37,990 Arts Council England
28 Aug 2013 Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club

Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club Challenge

£50,000 Sport England
30 Jul 2013 Bernard Gilpin Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Houghton le Spring, City of Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to run a series of activities designed to improve the lives of local residents, enhance the community and improve employment skills. Thi

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2013 Durham Wildlife Trust

Membership Interests

£8,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 May 2013 Durham Wildlife Trust

WildGround

£511,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2013 St.Aidans Community Group

This is a project by a charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to provide a lift for their community building which will improve access to meeting rooms and storage space. This will improve access by providing a more flexible communit

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2013 Shiney Advice And Resource Project

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to make repairs to the group's counselling and training rooms following vandalism and water damage. This will enable the group to make these rooms available

£4,669 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2013 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Auricular

£9,604 Arts Council England
30 Jan 2013 Houghton Archers

Houghton Archery

£10,000 Sport England
20 Nov 2012 Penshaw Community Association

This is a project by a charity in Sunderland. The organisation will use the funding to establish a community garden including an allotment, wildlife and play area within a residential area of deprivation for the benefit of the local community. This will p

£9,206 Big Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2012 Hetton-le-Hole Local History Group

School Heritage Resource Packs

£8,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 2nd Houghton Rainbows

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear. The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment. This will extend the range of activities available to the girls aged 5 to 7 years old by accessing The Gu

£1,462 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Sunderland Gateway Sport (Northern Region)

This is a project by a registered charity in Sunderland. The group will use the funding to provide a multi sensory room for young people living with profound disabilities. This will provide an accessible activity for young people and provide respite for p

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2012 Cycling Development North East

Cycling Development North East

£9,086 Sport England
28 Mar 2012 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

Skill and practical development

£3,640 Arts Council England
27 Mar 2012 Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Prima

This is a project by a primary school based in Houghton le Spring. They will use funding to purchase and install an outdoor adventure play trail at the school, for the benefit of pupils and the wider community. This will create a new outdoor play area a

£9,631 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2012 Hetton Lyons Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear. The group will use funding to create an allotment area within the school grounds, for the use of pupils, teachers and parents. This will provide a suitable area to learn how to gr

£9,520 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Disability Arts Empowerment (D'ARTE) C.I.C

This group in Sunderland will use funding to deliver four courses for disadvantaged community members covering confidence building and personal development, eating healthily on a low budget, using the internet safely and encouraging self-expression throug

£9,981 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Wessington U3A in Washington

This community organisation based in Washington will use funding to purchase new equipment including a laptop and digital projector. This will enable the group to provide clear presentations to older members of the group and cater for the increased number

£1,409 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Grindon Kazen Kai Karate Club

This community organisation based in Sunderland will use funding to set up a karate club, providing training sessions each week, for the benefit of the local community, particularly those who are at risk of taking part in anti-social behaviour. This will

£9,215 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Penshaw Community Association

This community group in Penshaw, Houghton Le Spring, will use funding to install energy-efficient lighting and a new emergency lighting system into their community centre. This will enable the building to become safer and more energy efficient and ensure

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 St.Aidans Community Group

This charity in Houghton le Spring will use funding to refurbish the village hall and transform its use into a community centre to include a youth club, mother and toddler group, dancing activities and exercise classes for the local residents. This will i

£8,950 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2011 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

The Hard Sell

£10,000 Arts Council England
7 Jun 2011 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

This group in Newcastle upon Tyne will use funding to engage people who are unemployed or on low incomes through creative workshops, culminating in a performance. This will encourage participants to develop self confidence and life skills, improving their

£6,585 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Eppleton Primary School

This primary school in Sunderland will use funding to create a timber-framed outdoor classroom for use by pupils and local community groups. This will provide access to a safe outdoor area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Burnside Primary School

This school in Sunderland will use funding to improve an inaccessible green space and transform it into a wildlife haven. This will improve access the natural environment for the local community.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Easington Lane Primary School

This school in Houghton le Spring will use funding to create a garden with areas for growing, sitting, reading, ball games, wildlife, natural materials and creative/sculpturing. A trim trail will also be part of the garden. The garden will be available fo

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Houghton Kepier Sports College: A Foundation School

This group in Sunderland will use funding to develop their dance studio to put on dance sessions for 13-19 year olds and for wider community use. This will allow people to get fit and improve community relations.

£7,250 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Mosala CIC

This voluntary organisation in Houghton-Le-Spring will use funding to provide training to BME women. This will assist them in finding employment or setting up businesses.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2010 Durham Wildlife Trust

WildWoods

£46,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 1st 4 Kidz Community Interest Company

This voluntary group in Sunderland will use funding to provide an exercise and healthy eating project. This will educate children and young people about the benefits of leading a healthy lifestyle with workshops and activities which will involve schools,

£9,782 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 2nd Houghton Guides

This voluntary organisation in Houghton-le-Spring will use funding to purchase camping equipment which will be shared with Rainbow and Brownie groups in the community. This will enable the group to enjoy camping activities and learn new skills.

£2,905 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 The Ark Project

This community organisation in Houghton le Spring will use funding to establish a community support service for local residents. This will provide a service for the community and enable the group to deliver activities in the future.

£9,555 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2010 Nicole Watson

15 Voices

£4,650 Arts Council England
11 Aug 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Bradford, West Yorkshire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Dunkirk in June 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2010 TheRespectGroup Limited

This group will use funding to develop a community support organisation managed by volunteers. This will enable the group to become a recognised community group, with charitable status, that will engage all volunteers and members in recreational, social a

£9,570 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Disability Entertainment for Young People Community Interest

This group will use funding to run a project that brings disabled and non-disabled young people together. Events will include drama and music workshops as well as big band nights. In addition there will be volunteering opportunities such as bar tendering,

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 St.Aidans Community Group

This group will use funding to set up a community fishing club for disadvantaged young people in the area. This will also involve developing a peer mentoring scheme. The project will deter anti-social behaviour in the area and develop social cohesion thro

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Silksworth Cricket Club

This cricket club will use an award to renovate and refurbish their changing facilities and tea room. The project will improve the facilities for existing members and encourage new members to join the sports club.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2010 Hetton New Dawn Group

This group will use an award to provide new activities for older people. Activities will include low impact exercise, a local history group to encourage peer learning and two live music events to encourage intergenerational relationships. In addition the

£6,035 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Tyne & Wear South Federation of Women's Institutes

Tyne & Wear South Federation Women's Institute represents 26 Women's Institutes with a collective membership of 900. They will use an award to purchase sets of new age kurling equipment, which will be loaned to the individual institutes allowing them to i

£1,149 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Houghton-Le-Spring has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in September of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran, one spouse and one carer.

£2,200 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2009 Dubmire Homing Society

This homing society will use an award to upgrade its equipment and install electronic timing systems into pigeon lofts. This will ensure all members, particularly disabled and older people, can participate equally in the sport.

£5,990 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Durham Wildlife Trust

Durham BAP Veteran Tree Project

£44,454 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2009 Hetton School

This secondary school will use an award to purchase equipment and coaching in order to establish a multi-skills club for young people in Hetton. The club will be made available to young people in the community, and will deliver professional coaching in a

£9,400 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Whiteleas Amarillo Juniors Football Club

This football club will take their football team together with their families away to compete in an international tournament in Europe. An award will ensure that all club members can go on the trip regardless of financial barriers.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Sep 2008 Durham Wildlife Trust

WildPlaces

£309,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2008 Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC

This theatre company will use a grant to run a series of workshops for young people, focusing on visual arts, health and wellbeing and an introduction to dance. Activities will be open to young people aged 8 to 16, from various locations, including an aft

£6,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
1 Jul 2008 Nicole Watson

Amor

£28,497 Arts Council England
10 Jun 2008 Houghton Community Nursery School

Houghton Community Nursery School, Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne and Wear offers education for 3-4 year olds, and childcare for children up to the age of 11. The project will create a haven within the nursery school grounds, including a bog area, log piles, an

£3,580 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2008 The Square Route Group

An award will allow this group to hold a consultation day for members of the community to come up with a range of activities that will be held in the future and that are relevant and useful to the local community.

£6,080 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Washington and Harraton Angling Club

This angling club would use a grant to introduce floating eco-islands to its pond. These will become a haven for water voles and also offer protection to the fish from cormorants.

£4,148 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Cestria Girls Football Club

An award will enable this girls football club to purchase their own football strips and equipment.

£6,399 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Houghton Racecourse Community Access Point

This community group would use funding to purchase gardening equipment and establish an inter-generational gardening project. The older participants of the project will pass on their skills and knowledge to the younger members, and they will also be taugh

£2,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Apr 2008 Easington Lane Community Access Point

An award will allow this group to create and develop a working garden for local residents and hold interactive lessons for local school children. The group would like to produce crops of fruit and vegetables and encourage the older generation to pass on t

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme