Lottery grants awarded to Houghton Le Spring in 1997

13 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Sep 1997 Fence Houses YMCA

A project which will offer detached youth work, information and advice, and training courses to young people with limited access to mainstream opportunities. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a project co-ordinator, fund running costs, r

£148,782 Community Fund
18 Sep 1997 Cleadon Community Project

This project will provide volunteering opportunities, support services for people seeking employment and training in basic skills. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase and refurbish a building, employ a project manager, support officer, t

£214,186 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Leonard House Day Club

A daily group providing social activities to older people in the Silksworth & Ryhope area. The grant will cover transport costs for social outings of members.

£500 Community Fund
1 Sep 1997 Support for Autism

This new self support group operate an informal network amongst parents with autistic children living in the Sunderland area. The group will spend the grant on reference books and information videos for use by all members.

£700 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 1st Eppleton Scout Group

The group's scoutmaster has set up a computer homework club for 44 scouts and also local school children few of whom have computers at home. The grant will purchase two personal computers and a printer to help the project start.

£2,461 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 All Saints Parish Carpet Bowls Section

This is a new group making use of church hall in an area of deprivation. People of all ages will benefit through the provision of indoor bowls. The grant is for the purchase of carpet bowls and blocks.

£722 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Age Concern - Hetton

The group meets to promote the welfare of older people and aims to expand facilities in newly acquired premises for a wider range of activities. The grant will help buy a cooker microwave fridge and kitchen utensils to enable the groups to start luncheo

£1,700 Community Fund
1 Jul 1997 Racecourse Residents Association

The Association aims to improve local facilities for residents on a council estate which has suffered from high crime rates and a high level of unemployment. The grant will be used to buy toys and craft material for the Kid's Club, equipment for the Youth

£3,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1997 Northern Playwrights Society

Towards 2000:Rehearsed readings of new plays

£3,285 Arts Council England
11 Jun 1997 Kitt Club (Kids In Teams Together)

The K.I.T.T Club

£2,000 Arts Council England
13 May 1997 Hetton Community Association

The community centre is located in a former colliery village near Sunderland. The grant will be used to replace worn out carpets, curtains and broken chairs and equipment for their Mothers and Toddlers Group.

£3,000 Community Fund
13 May 1997 Penshaw & District Disabled Club

To provide advice and social opportunities to elderly and disabled people in the Sunderland area. Transport costs for outings and transport to and from regular club meetings.

£500 Community Fund
17 Feb 1997 Y M C A Herrington Burn

Provision of new pavilion to include changing rooms and refreshment facilities.

£85,000 Sport England