Lottery grants awarded to North West in 2000

2,526 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Dec 2000 Halton Library Service

Halton Library Service

£101,539 New Opportunities Fund
28 Dec 2000 Warrington Library Service

Warrington Library Service

£348,185 New Opportunities Fund
26 Dec 2000 Lancashire County Council: Directorate of Education and Cult

To extend seven existing and set up 26 new out of school hours learning activities for pupils in 13 primary schools and 3 secondary schools. Activities will include breakfast clubs, homework, science, reading and writing, photography, music animation, mat

£114,430 New Opportunities Fund
21 Dec 2000 Prescap

Postcards From Preston

£23,294 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2000 Clonter Opera For All

COFA North West

£27,227 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2000 Catholic Caring Services (Diocese of Lancaster) Ltd

The project is to consolidate existing services for the deaf and hearing impaired people in Lancashire and Cumbria and will increase the organisation's capacity to deliver new services to 70% more deaf/hearing impaired and elderly people. The grant, ov

£284,023 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Home-Start St. Helens

The Project Is A Development Of A Previous Nlcb Award Which Will Facilitate The Personal Development Of Beneficiaries - By Offering Access To A Twenty Week Personal Development Course. A Course Specifically Aimed At Male Beneficiaries Will Also Be De

£63,256 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Venture Arts

This is community arts project, which will provide a programme of workshops for adults with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment, furniture, the salaries of the existing part time Artist/Manager, two new part-

£90,239 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Cumbria Community Foundation

The Foundation supports and develops new and small groups through the provision and distribution of grant aid. This award will enable the group to employ additional staff to expand its grant making capacity. The grant, over three years, will pay for of

£131,652 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Widnes and Runcorn Cancer Support Group

The Group provides a range of services (Drop-in Centre 3 days a week, self-help groups and counselling) for people with cancer and their families. The project is to appoint a new part-time worker, who will be responsible for developing the Centre to its f

£56,588 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Age Concern Manchester

The project is an Ageing Well Projec,t to promote better health and well being for older people from Black and Asian communities in Manchester. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of an existing full time Project Co-ordinator, fees for f

£98,822 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Springhill Hospice (Rochdale)

The project is to provide a purpose built education centre. The building will have a lecture theatre, library, IT space, two offices, utility area and toilets. In addition the project will provide a range of courses and workshop and the building will als

£275,462 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Just Drop-In Youth Info and Advice Limited

The project is a Drop-in Centre for young people in Macclesfield. The Centre will provide a safe environment for young people to obtain support, information and advice on issues affecting their lives including drug awareness, sexual health, employment, s

£231,296 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Lancashire Council for Voluntary Youth Services

The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of the existing, full-time Voluntary Sector Proficiency Co-ordinator and an existing part-time Administrative Officer and associated project costs including recruitment. The project is a development o

£161,085 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Bebington Council For Voluntary Service

This project will develop the work of two area Volunteer Bureaux. It specifically aims to develop targeted support to young people, over 50's and disadvantaged communities who traditionally have lower rates of volunteering. The grant, over three years,

£70,444 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Association for the Mentally Infirm and Elderly

The project will develop a previously funded NLCB project, to support organisations which meet the needs of older people, those with mental health problems and their carers. The grant, over three years, will fund the salaries of a new part-time Informati

£114,927 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Knowsley Pensioners Advocacy and Information Service

The project will expand and develop current advocacy and information services for elderly people across the whole of Knowlsey, including activities to attract new volunteers to advocate for services users. The grant over three year will pay for office eq

£115,114 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Ormside Mill Residential Centre Ltd.

The Ormside Mill Residential Centre provides a challenging outdoor pursuits location for residential courses for young people. The project will complete the construction and maximise usage of the centre. The grant, over three years grant will fund refu

£251,632 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Pendle Action For The Community

The project will offer a problem solving approach to victims, perpetrators and affected children of domestic violence through a single access point. The project also addresses medium and long term issues of preventative education and awareness raising

£153,541 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Clock Face Community Group

The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the provision of an outside play area, equipment, the salary of a Centre Co-ordinator, heating, lighting, maintenance and other associated running costs. The project will refurbish a community learning

£70,187 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Jibcraft

The project will purchase and refurbish a workshop building and extend the range of woodwork and training activities for people with learning difficulties and recovering from mental illness. The grant, over one year, will be used towards the purchase and

£393,688 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 PCC of Church of the Good Shepherd

The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the new salary of a part-time Volunteer Support Worker and associated running expenses. The project will support a range of community groups and develop activities at the parish community centre.

£26,501 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 The Greenbank Project

The project will provide information, guidance and training opportunities for disabled people, enhancing their employment opportunities. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment, the salaries of a new full time Guidance Officer, a new f

£184,014 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Merseyside Arts, Culture And Media Enterprise (Acme)

ACME Project

£29,000 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2000 Ingol and Tanterton Action Group

This is a project to promote, support and develop volunteering opportunities at a local community centre tackling a range of issues within the community and providing support and advice services. The grant, over three years, will pay the salary of a new p

£91,149 Community Fund
20 Dec 2000 The Parochial Church Council of the Parish of St. Andrew

St. Andrews Old School Community Rooms

£45,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2000 Dean and Chapter of Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle Cathedral Treasury Museum

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2000 Chester Cathedral Library

Chester Cathedral Library: Extension & Access

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2000 The National Trust (North West)

Greenburn Mine Restoration

£31,650 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2000 Middleton Day Centre

This development of an existing NLCB funded project will expand the activities of the centre to provide a needle exchange scheme for drug users in Middleton. The project will also continueto provide existing day centre activities that provides valuab

£87,852 Community Fund
19 Dec 2000 Cancer Resource Store

To establish a cancer information and resource centre in Liverpool.

£175,282 Community Fund
19 Dec 2000 Impact Housing Association

This grant is being transferred from Carlisle Aid for Women, which has dissolved. The project is to provide pre-school provision for children of women using the Refuge, and offer an outreach support service to women and children leaving the refuge

£67,541 Community Fund
19 Dec 2000 The National Trust (North West)

Wasdale Head, Cumbria: Restoration of Farm Houses

£45,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2000 Talia Theatrum

Capital Artistic and Professional Development Proposal

£66,600 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 African Women'S Culture Arts & Development International Net

ILERA-LORO - Health is Wealth

£10,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 St. Monica's Jubilee Sewing Group

This New Group Aims To Provide Basic Sewing Courses And Advice For Local Community Members And Seeks Funds For Start Up Equipment. Sewing Machines, Irons, Ironing Tables, Extension Leads, Contact Breaker Plugs, Cupboard And Lock, Scissors, Shears And Sund

£1,300 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Dingle Community Theatre

This group undertakes drama productions in the Dingle area of Liverpool for people of all ages. The group now wishes to work with young people to develop a drama production to highlight the issue of teenage pregnancy. fees for actors, directors, a stage m

£4,959 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Deeplish Community Primary School

This Group Provides Primary Education; The After School Arts Club Now Requests Funds For Children To Take Part In Arts Workshops And Visit The Lowry Centre. Travel, Publicity, Arts And Crafts Materials And Exhibition Costs.

£3,072 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 The Barnby Choir

This Choir Promotes The Study And Prctice Of Choral Music And Now Seeks Funds To Host A Singing Day Aimed At Young People. Professional Fees And Hire Of Venue

£750 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Pride Artist Management

This New Group Aims To Provide Short On Screen Acting Courses And Offer Promotional Opportunities For Amateur Actors. The Group Now Seeks Funds For Training Courses For Backstage And Performance Skills. Trainers Fees, Administration, Travel Costs And Vol

£4,770 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Big House Theatre Company

This Group Aims To Give Disabled People The Opportunity To Participate In Artistic Performances And Now Seeks Funds To Arrange A Multi-Sensory Performance Involving Disabled Actors. Rehearsal Space, Room And Venue Hire And Publicity

£3,400 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Keswick Film Club

This Group Provides Weekly Showings Of Films For Members And Non-Members, Encourages Local Film Makers, And Provides Educational Workshops And Lectures. The Group Seeks Funds To Run Its Film Festival In February 2001. Hire Of 20 Films And Transportation C

£2,410 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 St Helens Choral Society

This Group Promotes And Develops Public Education In The Art And Science Of Choral Music. The Group Plans To Purchase New Equipment To Enable Them Set Up A Web Site To Promote The Society, Reduce Printing Costs And A Keyboard To Accompany The Choir, Incre

£2,853 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Carrbrook Brass Band

This Group Provides Opportunities For Members Of The Community To Participate In The Playing And Practicing Of Brass Band Instruments For Events, Competitions And Concerts. The Group Plans To Purchase New Musical Instruments To Improve Performance Standar

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Frodsham Film Society

This Group Runs A Film Society Showing Eight Films Per Month From September To April. The Group Wishes To Upgrade Its Equipment By Purchasing A Dvd Projector And Player. Sanyo Dvd Projector, Long Throw Zoom Lens, Toshiba Multi Region Dvd Player And Donon

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Aughton Youth Choir

This Group Aims To Improve And Develop The Musical Skills Of Young People And Seeks Funds To Purchase Its Own Equipment For Use At Rehearsals And Performances. Digital Piano And Accessories, Amplifier, Speakers, Monitor, Microphone And Accessories, Leads

£2,009 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Evolve

This New Group Runs Arts And Crafts Sessions For People With Mental Health Problems And Seeks Funds To Purchase A Pool Of Equipment And Materials. Art And Craft Materials And Volunteer Expenses

£4,903 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Urban Eye

This Group Provides Opportunities For Members Of The Community To Take Part In The Production Of Videos That Focus On The Problems Young People Face In Society. The Award Will Enable The Group To Become Self Sufficient And Provide New Activities Such As T

£4,890 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Creative Minds

This Group Provides Opportunities For People Over Fifty To Work With Professional Artists And Now Wishes To Start A Series Of Weekly Workshops. Artists Fees, Art Materials, Travel, Administration, Publicity And Project Evaluation Costs

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 5 : 15.

This new group aims develop artistic performance and skills in a varying forms of art. Funds are now sought workshops, materials and a launch event. artists fees, materials (video tape, films, paint, brushes, paint, paper etc) marketing and publicity, hir

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Blackburn Home Organiser's Club

This Group Provides Tuition In Organ And Keyboard Skills And Seeks Funds To Extend Its Range Of Instruments. A Technics Ga3 Organ

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Higher Ince Evergreens Club

This group provides social activities and a meeting place for older people. crockery, cutlery, 3 days trips and refreshments/food

£1,626 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Huxley and Hargrave Community Youth Project

This group provides a range of sports, arts and community activities for young people. The award will ensure a secure longer term benefit for the club by providing qualified staff and extending current activities. salaries, National Insurance and expense

£4,687 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Mid-Sefton Victim Support Scheme

This group provides support and information for people affected by crime. They wish to send volunteers on a training course to enable the group to improve its resources, offering greater support for service users. training course attendance and travel cos

£2,200 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 St Cuthberts Over 60s Club

This group provides recreational activities for people over 60 in Wigan. The group seeks funds for day trips. three day trips, including meals

£3,000 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 The Dystonia Society - Blackpool Branch

This group provides advice, information and support for people with dystonia. Funds are now sought for support costs for a new Drop In Centre. a lap top computer, software, workstation, photocopier, telephone, fax, training courses, admin costs and trave

£3,795 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Add-On

This group provides social, emotional and educational support to children with Attention Deficit Disorder and their families. The award will be used to gather information on help, possible cures and treatments available. training programme including lead

£1,730 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Home-Start Morecambe and Lancaster

This group provides support and practical help to families under stress in their own homes. A conference will bring together 8 voluntary groups across Lancashire with the aim of sharing best practice for the benefit of disadvantaged families. conference

£3,435 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 58th Southport (Holy Family) Scouts

This scout group seeks funds for outdoor equipment to expand its activities. a general purpose tent, 2 icelandic tents, 2 troop tents, 4 solano tents, 4 vista tents and 2 savanna tents

£4,879 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Halton Pre-School Playgroup

This group provides pre-school playing and learning activities for children. Funds are requested for computers to introduce information technology. 2 lap top computers, software and delivery

£1,010 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Hindu Cultural Organisation

This group promotes Hindu cultural and social activities and now seek funds to train volunteers and arrange seminars. training, professional fees, building of a ramp, publicity, volunteer expenses, conference fees and equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Wirral Group of Family History Society Cheshire

This group provides help to members and the general public researching family history and now seek funds to purchase equipment to extend group knowledge and activities. 2 microfiche readers, laptop computer and printer, software, overhead projector, scree

£3,058 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Bowness-on-Solway Pre-School Group

This new group provides pre-school play and educational facilities. Funds are sought for set up equipment costs. toys and play equipment and storage facilities

£4,678 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Bowring Park Women's Club

This group provides social and educational activities, including speakers and outings for women over 60. The group seeks funds to extend its range of activities to include outings, and more speakers. outings (not including tickets) and a filing cabinet

£535 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 The Sunrise Club

This group aims to enhance the development of families who have pre-school children with special needs. The project is to provide transport for the additional families who wish to attend the club following its expansion. hire of transport

£4,560 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Ellesmere Port and Neston Talking Newspaper

This group provides a news tape service for visually impaired and disabled people. New equipment will enhance and speed up the current service. 2 multi trax 4 slave units

£3,140 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 2nd Kirkham (St Michael's) Scout Group

This scout group aims to promote the development of young people in social, physical and spiritual activities. The award will enable the group to extend its range of water activities. 6 standard canoes and 1 adult sized canoe plus bouancy aids, paddles a

£2,100 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Lindale Hall Luncheon Club

This group provides social activities and outings for disabled and older people living in isolation. The award will allow for two trips out and special Easter and Christmas lunches. transport costs to theatre, day trip costs, refreshments, Christmas lunc

£1,086 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 North Wirral Crime Prevention Panel

This group actively encourages the prevention of crime through initiatives to combat crime and improve the quality of peoples lives. The group plans to secure older peoples homes in Wallasey with security packs which will reduce the fear of crime in the h

£5,000 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Ethnic Minority Health and Social Care Forum

This Recently Established Group Organises Seminars, Presentations And Public Awareness Sessions To Raise The Profile Of Health Issues Affecting Minority Ethnic Communities. The Group Plans To Stage A Healthy Living Life Style Conference Targeting The Sout

£2,129 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Accrington & District Blind Society

The organisation aims to improve the welfare of visually impaired people through self help, self advocacy, provision of information, counseling and befriending. The group plans to purchase office and IT equipment to enable them to target potential members

£3,962 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Ashton-in-Makerfield Over 60's Diamond Club

This group provides social and recreational facilities and activities for older people. The group seeks funds to provide a Christmas and Bi-centennial party including a meal and entertainment for members. meal and entertainment costs

£500 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 St. Aidans Parent, Teachers and Friends Association

This parent, teacher and friends association plans to provide information in the St. Aidens primary school from LIFE educators. These educators will discuss with the children how to respect their bodies and avoid harmful substances such as drugs, alcohol

£881 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Friends Information Centre

This group provides community development activities in a variety of health, sports, arts and environmental awareness projects. The award will expand the services currently available by offering 1 to 1 basic IT training to people from the Asian communit

£2,950 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Complaints Authority

This recently established group plans to provide advice on housing, health, employment and immigration issues, home visits to disabled people and sports activities for young people. The group seeks funds for start up costs as they have had to rely on borr

£2,240 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 St Marys Care Centre

This care centre offers support to older people in Halewood. The group wishes to purchase audio visual equipment to enable hearing and visually impaired people access to the activities provided by the centre and enable the group to promote the centre as a

£4,777 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 South Cheshire Community Council

This group provides support for mental health users in South Cheshire and plans to fund 5 volunteers expenses for 52 weeks to develop a new activity. The new activities provided will consist of an activity room where members can meet, socialise and enhanc

£3,900 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Sight Advice South Lakes

This group provides advice and support to people with visual impairments. The group now wishes to upgrade and expand its range of equipment. specialist computer equipment and a photocopier

£4,504 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Dialstone Lane Methodist Church

This Methodist Church provides facilities for use by community groups and seeks funds for the removal of asbestos from the Church roof. asbestos removal

£5,000 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 South Ribble Pensioners Association

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The group now seeks funds to improve its premises and provide sound and audio equipment. a PA system and a CD/tape deck

£1,516 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 St Helens Group of Advanced Motorists

This group promotes safe driving standards and seeks funds to update office equipment and provide funding for people on low incomes for driving tests. a computer and 40 advanced driving tests

£4,000 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 The CAADE Centre Charity

This group provides counselling for the long term unemployed and seeks funds to expand its services to cover the Greater Manchester area. computer, software, publicity materials, volunteers travel expenses, postage and telephone costs and staff expenses

£4,900 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Standish Friendly Visting Group

This group provides regular visits to disabled people, people living on their own and older people. transport costs for for social events, refreshments, Christmas lunch for beneficiaries and carers

£1,160 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Heybrook Farm Community Project - Riding for the Disabled

This group runs a community farm and provides horse riding for disabled children. The group seeks funds to develop its farmyard area to include a wider range of animals. fencing, playhouse, rabbit and guinea pig houses, pig arc, lamb house, rabbit run

£4,967 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 VNC Peoples Archaeology Club

This New Group Plans To Provide A History And Archaeological Club For Disadvantaged Young People In Liverpool. The Club Will Encourage Young People To Take An Interest In History, Archaeological Methods Of Excavation And Conservation Through Play Workshop

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2000 Emmaus Mossley

Longlands Mill Industrial Heritage Centre

£34,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2000 Wildlife Trust - Lancashire, Manchester, N. Merseyside

Access All Wet Areas

£14,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2000 St Gabriels C E Primary School

"This Primary School Wishes To Develop Sporting Opportunities For Girls Including Hockey, Rounders And Football. Coaches Fees For Hockey, Rounders And Football"

£1,250 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 The Catholic High School Chester

"This Secondary School Wishes To Develop An After School Rugby Club Creating Links With Chester Rugby Club And Students At Chester College. Rugby Equipment And Kit, Coaching Courses, Referee Courses"

£4,963 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Abram C.E. Primary School (Sporting Group)

"This Primary School Seeks Funds To Provide Equipment And Qualified Training For New After School Sports Clubs Training, Rugby/Girls Football/Netball/Cricket Start Kits, Coaching, Tags, Posts, Insets And Festivals."

£3,054 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Radcliffe Cricket Club

This Cricket Club Plans To Purchase Netting And Junior Cricket Equipment To Meet New Rules Introduced By The Ecb With Regards To Junior Safety. Also The Project Will Enable The Group To Expand The Area Available For Members To Practice. New Netting And Ju

£1,500 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Rochdale Cricket Development Group

"This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Learn And Play Cricket. Funds Are Now Sought To Progress The Game By Encouraging School Children To Play. 2 Kwik Cricket Sets, Coaching Fees, Training For New Coaches, Hire Of Venue And Travel."

£4,920 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Barrow and District Table Tennis Centre Ltd

"This Group Provides Table Tennis Coaching To Senior Schools. It Is Keen To Attract New Interest In The Sport By Developing Links With 12 Junior Schools. Hire Of Premises, Coaching Fees, Equipment Consisting Of Bats, Balls, Robot Head And Nets"

£1,550 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Eccles Archery Club

This archery club wishes to increase its range of equipment and improve accessibility to its facilities.

£2,920 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Alkrington Tennis and Social Club

This group provides coaching and tennis playing facilities.Funds are sought for provison of free taster sessions and subsequent development training for young people including 10 tennis racquets,20 dozen balls,short tennis equipment and coaching fees

£4,229 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Allithwaite Primary School

This primary school seeks funds to develop its indoor PE facilities and after school gymnastics club. The School is affiliated to the British Schools Gymnastics Association which is the governing body recognised by Sport England.

£3,216 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Furness Falcons Wheelchair Basketball Club

This group provides basketball and other sporting activities for disabled people and plans to develop a coaching and playing programme in basketball. This new activity will integrate both able bodied and disabled people into playing and officiating

£4,750 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 West Cumbria Rugby League Service Area

This group organises and promotes rugby league development activites in West Cumbria. The group plans to support and aid the expansion of the coach education programme in West Cumbria and provide more opportunities for all sections of the community

£4,600 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Great Arley School

This special school wishes to provide various sporting activities not normally available to its pupils via links with the local sports centre. The grant is for coaching fees,hire of sports centre, transport costs,sports specific training and start up equi

£3,364 Sport England
18 Dec 2000 Border City Wheelers Cycling Club

This group provides grass track coaching and training and wishes to extend its activities for young people.Grant is for coaching,running aports and first aid training,first aid equipment and kit,traffic cones,megaphone,road measure,velodrome coaching trip

£3,150 Sport England