Lottery grants awarded to Washington in 2015

12 matching grants found.

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
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
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
22 May 2015 Washington Olympic Weightlifting Club

Bringing Olympic Weightlifting to Washington

£9,436 Sport England
27 Apr 2015 U3A Wessington

From Washington to Wipers and Warlencourt

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2015 Riding for the Disabled Association Tyne and Wear Group

Horses for Courses

£9,242 Sport England
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
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
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