Lottery grants awarded to Washington in 2016

15 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
15 Dec 2016 Washington Trust

World War 1 children strike for right to free school meals

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2016 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£150,924 Sport England
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
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
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
30 Jun 2016 National Trust North - Yorkshire and North East

Celebrating Washington Old Hall

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 May 2016 St John Boste Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

The school will use the funding to replace their old and rotten outdoor play trail and install all weather safety surfacing. This will improve the facilities to aid the development of pupils, and children and families in the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2016 Spectrum Line

The organisation will use the funding to recruit and train volunteers from the LGBT community, to reduce isolation, develop skills and confidence, and enable them to support LGBT events in the North East.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2016 Washington MIND CIO

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a new ?Volunteer Passport Scheme? and develop a range of health and training initiatives to encourage local people to volunteer. The group will keep records of volunteer progress, identify training needs, and provide mentoring and work experience opportunities to help strengthen the volunteer sector, and improve participants' employment and prospects.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2016 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£58,400 Sport England
24 Mar 2016 Arts Centre Washington

Sunderland Stages

£69,062 Arts Council England
3 Mar 2016 Tyne and Wear Sport

CSP Funding 2014-17

£583,734 Sport England
26 Feb 2016 Oxclose & District Young Peoples Project Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study into relocating their existing four sites into one central site and developing a business plan. This will provide cost effective solutions to developing the site and explore the views of young people to ensure it address local needs.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2016 Fatfield Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver a programme of physical and sports based activities, and literacy sessions, specifically targeted at vulnerable children. This will provide positive learning opportunities to help improve the behaviour, attainment and wellbeing of the children, and encourage parental engagement.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2016 Barmston Village Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver a programme of water sports and expedition activities and accredited leadership and coaching training for disadvantaged and vulnerable pupils. This will develop communication, self-esteem and confidence and help to improve their aspirations and attainment.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund