Lottery grants awarded to North West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 May 2015 Coolshade Community Musical Workshop/Coolshade Community Gro

The organisation will use the funding to run weekly creative music workshops, workshop weekend and Christmas concert for young people in the local area. This will engage with young people and help to divert them away from anti-social behaviour and use music creation as a medium to improve literacy and numeracy skills and healthy eating.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2015 Banana Enterprise Network Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to run pre-self employed focused training, advice, guidance and support and community engagement activities for people who are claiming benefits or wanting to move in to self employment in the Wigan area. This will remove barriers to employment, develop business skills and provide support to improve the chances of success of people becoming self employed.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2015 The Homeless Film Festival

The organisation will use the funding to travel to disadvantaged communities in the local area in a mobile filmmaking van and create a film highlighting homeless, low income or unemployed people through workshops. This will develop skills, raise aspirations and offer support through positive activities with the aim of improving future employment prospects.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2015 NEON (Networking in East Oldham Neighbourhoods)

The organisation will use the funding to run a job club and IT training service for unemployed people in the local area. This will aim to improve employment opportunities and offer advice and support.

£6,850 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2015 HALDS

The organisation will use funding to provide respite breaks for carers of people with learning disabilities, to aid and improve the mental wellbeing of these carers as well as allowing peer support.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2015 Evans Syndrome UK

The organisation will use funding to run a community fun day. This will increase community spirit in a deprived area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2015 The GOLD Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to train and mentor 24 unemployed and vulnerable young people aged 18 to 24 years old to refurbish donated IT equipment for reuse by charitable organisations free of charge. This will improve the life chances of the participants by increasing their skills, awareness and confidence, and divert them from negative influences through positive activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2015 Lancashire Sport Partnership

Challenge Through Sport Initiative (CSI)

£500,000 Sport England
22 May 2015 Manchester Cricket Development Group

Cricket for the Community

£9,554 Sport England
22 May 2015 Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School

The school will use the funding to develop an outdoor area to deliver a range of activities before and after school as well as allow access to local community groups including nursery children. This will provide opportunities for children to participate in physical activity, developing both their creative and imaginative play.

£9,845 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2015 Manchester Community Transport Limited

The organisation will use the funding to familiarise small voluntary organisations' about their legal obligations regarding the operation and maintenance of minibus transport. This will improve the effectiveness of the organisations by ensuring that their vehicles are safe and road legal and that their service users are transported safely as part of their activities.

£3,900 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Central Lancaster High School

Central Lancaster Trampolining Club

£1,000 Sport England
21 May 2015 Dee Sailing Club

Youth Engagement

£10,000 Sport England
21 May 2015 AIS Group

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen and toilet facilities in newly acquired premises to be used as an education and community centre for local residents. This will make the premises fit for purpose and enable the organisation to consolidate and expand its activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Liverpool Citizens Advice Partnership

The group will use funding to develop an interactive website and an App that can be downloaded for public use. This will improve the facilities of the organisation helping to provide a single point of contact, advice and support service, with links to partners and service providers, volunteer opportunities, information on activities, events and training, to help meet the needs of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Bolton at Home Limited

The organisation will use the funding to engage older people with digital technologies through the delivery of IT sessions in four sheltered accommodation schemes. The sessions will culminate in a large one off exhibition of the project. Alongside the development of IT skills, the project will also deliver a reminiscence project. This will increase users confidence to access the internet, bringing with it improved social interaction and better financial inclusion.

£9,922 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Poynton Methodist Church Preschool

The group will use the funding to improve its current outdoor play area. The group will install artificial grass and a soft play surface which will provide a safe and secure outdoor provision for children using the group.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 The East Manchester Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to develop a kitchen-based training project for refugee and migrants consisting of practical training sessions and pop-up cafe events with the aim of engaging with participants to access advice and support. This will improve health and wellbeing through encouraging healthy eating, providing lifestyle information and increasing social interaction.

£8,975 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Blackbrook Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to provide volunteering training events and activities and trips for residents. This will help improve the services of the organisation, provide more volunteering opportunities and help more vulnerable people including those at risk of isolation.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
21 May 2015 Irlam & Cadishead Community Festival Committee

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a community festival with a range of activities including music, children?s arts and crafts, street performers and artists and taster sessions for local sports groups. This will provide an opportunity for local people to contribute to activities and take part in a community event.

£5,601 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Bowland Forest Gliding Club

The introduction of a Flight Collision Avoidance System (FLA

£8,255 Sport England
20 May 2015 Tim Brennik

Fiesta Bombarda

£3,000 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Antony Barkworth-Knight

Evolution: Seeds and Streams

£4,240 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Zion Arts Centre

Z-arts Organisational and Audience Development

£7,754 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Wirral Methodist Housing Association

And the river flows on

£15,000 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Stephen King

Dry Your Eyes Princess (working title)

£14,800 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Hard Graft Theatre Company Limited

Charity Begins At Home

£9,625 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Robinson Howell Partnership ltd

Gisburn Forest Youth Theatre Project

£11,500 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Jane McNulty

Irlam Festival Fringe 2015

£5,330 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 Ben Power

Real Life

£9,196 Arts Council England
20 May 2015 The Four Seasons Project (4SP)

The organisation will use the funding to run extended gardening projects with the Bolton Mental Health community which will include growing workshops at outreach mental health drop in and residential centres, allotment gardening, cooking and horticultural taster sessions. This will provide gardening and healthy eating programme for people with mental health issues, with the aim of helping to improve their mental and physical health and general well being.

£2,648 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Emmanuel Baptist Church

The project will purchase new IT facilities with the funding and set up a community computer and internet access training suite. This will improve the facilities of the organisation for the benefit of the community, enabling them to run training events and courses, a homework club for children, provide a drop in centre where residents can access help with claiming benefits, housing and financial issues, and develop new skills towards employment.

£9,925 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 St. Joseph's R.C. Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to providing a series of inspirational and motivational out of hours skills based workshops out of school hours focusing on technology. This will raise their goals and aspirations and generate an enthusiasm for learning and their future careers allowing participants to break the cycle of joblessness and low aspiration in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Chapter 3 Enterprise C.I.C

The organisation will use the funding to deliver nine inspirational workshops for local people aged over 50 who are unemployed, to encourage them to find employment, set up a business, get involved in volunteering or enter further education. This will improve confidence amongst beneficiaries and raise awareness of the opportunities available, with the view of helping people back into employment.

£8,685 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Arts for Nature

The funding will be used to create interactive wildlife walks, featuring educational workshops around local ecology. It will also give young people the opportunity to develop skills in film and photography, whilst increasing their health and wellbeing.

£6,375 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Manchester Jewish Museum

Developing MJM: New Audiences, New Experiences

£2,884,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Lowca Amateur Rugby League Football Club

Pitch fencing project

£22,583 Sport England
19 May 2015 Gathurst Golf Club Ltd.

Mobility golf buggy additional storage

£29,730 Sport England
19 May 2015 Carlisle College

FEAF3

£63,808 Sport England
19 May 2015 Pendle Triathlon Club

Pendle Open Water swimming

£3,379 Sport England
19 May 2015 Friday Club

The group will use funding to continue to run and develop their youth club activities for young children aged 6 to 14 in the local community. This will provide vulnerable children with peer mentoring support and access to activities and learning opportunities not currently available in the area and provide physical activities to encourage them to become more active and more volunteering opportunities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Blackburn with Darwen Healthy Living

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Blackburn, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to set up a community hub for women of different backgrounds. This will provide a culturally sensitive meeting place and recreational activities where beneficiaries can socialise, and access advice and support to improve their confidence and wellbeing.

£9,972 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Plantation Primary School and Nursery

The school will use funding to install a trim trail for local school children to use at playtime, lunchtime and for community use during the school holidays. This will improve their health and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Cowley International College

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a short programme of nutrition and exercise sessions for disaffected pupils together with parenting skills development for their parents. This will improve the health and wellbeing of the young people, and the interaction and engagement of parents with their children.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2015 Tameside Sports Trust

Live Active

£373,250 Sport England
18 May 2015 Timperley Sports Club

Improving Sport Playing Surfaces

£62,047 Sport England
18 May 2015 Neighbourhood Services Company Limited

The organisation will use the funding to run workshops providing basic skills training in ICT, English and Maths for young NEET people in the local area, with a view to providing improved skills in these areas, with core preparation skills for progression into accredited training and employment.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2015 Rice Lane Community Association Limited

The organisation will use funding to deliver a peer mentoring project for young people at a local farm. This will develop skills in livestock and the environment through the delivery of foundation type courses, allowing them to move onto further training or work based learning.

£9,818 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2015 Relate Greater Manchester South

The organisation will use the funding to launch new channels of delivery including telephone, email and Live Chat platforms for their counselling services. This will enable the organisation to increase its capacity and allow them to engage with their clients discreetly and conveniently.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2015 Grayrigg C of E School

The school will use the funding to build an outdoor play area for use by schoolchildren and the local community. It will utilise natural and local materials to create a number of interesting and engaging play areas. This will provide a community facility that will promote healthy physical, social and cognitive development of those who access it.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2015 Life In Colour CIC

The funding will be used to deliver confidence building courses for distressed and vulnerable local women affected by domestic abuse or unemployment. This will enable them to improve their independence, create a support network and improve their life chances.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2015 Drugline Lancashire Limited

The organisation will use the funding to establish the skills, needs and issues of the local HIV community and use this information to enable people living with HIV to impact local services and create a voice for themselves. This will challenge the isolation felt by people living with HIV, reduce local stigma and improve the services and facilities available for the HIV community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2015 Egremont Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install imaginative and creative play equipment in the school grounds. This will improve the local environment by creating a play area for wider community use in an area with no other children's play facilities locally.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2015 CEEP Limited

The organisation will use the funding to provide a 4 week Summer playscheme for disadvantaged children aged 11 to 13 years old. This will provide positive diversionary activities and trips for children at risk of social exclusion to help raise their aspirations.

£5,121 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2015 Waterhead Youth Club

The organisation will use the funding to continue to operate a youth club one evening per week in a deprived area of the town and extend the service during school holidays to an additional daytime session. This will improve the life chances of the participants and aim to reduce anti-social behaviour and increase their communication and interpersonal skills.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2015 Overwater Wheely Boat Project

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a purposely built vessel to transport people in wheelchairs along and across the Shropshire Union canal, with the aim of improving accessibility and increasing engagement for people with disabilities in environmental and recreational activities.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2015 Manchester Community Spirit

The organisation will use the funding to run a mentoring programme and a series of workshops for young people and their parents. This will enable the organisation to re-engage young people in education, improve academic achievement and give parents the skills that will enable them to give better support and guidance to their children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2015 Friends of Burnage Library Limited

The organisation will use the funding to employ a freelance participation worker who will develop the services of the Burnage Activity Hub by directly involving community members in the design, delivery and evaluation of service provision. It will create volunteer run activities including coffee mornings and a gardening club for older people, computer skills group for unemployed people and a parent-led pre-school group that engages in shared activities for parents and children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2015 St Annes-on-Sea Shotokan Karate Club

The organisation will use funding to engage vulnerable young people in the positive activity of karate every other weekend. In addition, they will also deliver monthly drop in sessions where young people and their parents can receive advice, support and guidance specific to their needs. This will help to reduce anti-social behaviour within the local community by teaching young people through the art of karate self discipline and respect for others.

£5,665 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Wellbeing Enterprises CIC

This project will deliver mental health support in St. Helens and Knowsley. The project will link patients to non-medical sources of support, as a means of providing an alternative response to their psychosocial needs. This is a multi-agency project working with partners to relieve pressure on specialist services by providing additional capacity and resources to respond to the rising demands placed on local health care services for patients experiencing mild to moderate mental health conditions.

£403,160 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Xtrax Arts Ltd

XTRAX showcase and development activity 2015

£47,000 Arts Council England
15 May 2015 MOWLL

The organisation will use the funding to deliver adaptive technology workshops for adults with learning disabilities, through the use of enabling technology to improve access to and skills in IT, volunteering and employment opportunities for adults with learning disabilities.

£9,137 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Bury & Whitefield Jewish Primary School After School Club

The organisation will use funding to run afterschool and holiday activities for pupils at the school to encourage more cultural awareness and integration between pupils, in order to improve communication skills and reduce exclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Woodcock's Well CofE Primary School

The group will use the funding to create an outdoor play area within their playground. This will improve the facilities of the school for the benefit of pupils and the wider community.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 Whitefield Methodist Church

The organisation will use the funding to recruit a consultant to help them develop a volunteer programme for local people, including the church going community. This will help the church build capacity through their volunteer programme so they can support community projects for older people, families and people who are impacted through poverty.

£7,630 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 The Halliwell Befriending Service

The organisation will use the funding to develop a programme of social activities for people over 50 living in Halliwell and surrounding areas in Bolton to include, luncheon clubs, social activities and trips. This will reduce social isolation through positive activities aimed at developing relationships and accessing a support network.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2015 St John C of E Primary School, Kearsley

The organisation will use the funding to create a wildlife area and kitchen garden in the school grounds and deliver a series of workshops to families on health and nutrition. This will improve the health and wellbeing of participants by introducing them to food growing and the benefits of fresh food, and increase their understanding and appreciation of the natural environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2015 Manchester City Council

Beswick Leisure Hub (BLH)

£2,000,000 Sport England
14 May 2015 The John Eddleston Field Society

Protection of Pitches at Rainford Road Playing Fields

£17,792 Sport England
14 May 2015 Nantwich and Border Counties Sailing Club

Friday Start Racing/TeamRacing

£10,000 Sport England
14 May 2015 Engage Liverpool CIC

The organisation will use funding to bring local people together to create new ideas for green (parks, communal gardens, allotments) and blue spaces (city centre docks and canals). The project will partner with local forums to develop their plans and feed into local strategic plans. This will address social isolation experienced by people residing in this area and address issues identified around residents wanting more of a say in their neighbourhood.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2015 St Herbert's RC School

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of out of hours sporting activities, including kwik cricket, badminton and athletics, for pupils of the school. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in physical activities, with the aim of reducing health inequalities and improving concentration in the classroom.

£9,324 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Great Arley School

This school will use the funding to create a safe outdoor area in the school grounds for children who have a range of learning difficulties and behavioural needs. This will enable young children to play safely, improving their life skills, social skills and communication through outdoor play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Burnley Rounders Club

Rounders Development Project

£9,570 Sport England
13 May 2015 Clonter Opera Theatre

Emerging Artist Programme

£30,000 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Preston Caribbean Carnival Ltd

Preston Caribbean Carnival 41st Anniversary 2015

£44,550 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Lake District Summer Music

Festival & International Summer Music Academy 2015

£38,000 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Lucy Harvey

The Grotto

£4,500 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Proud and Loud Arts

Pyramus and Thisbe

£14,900 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Darnhill Festival Association

The Light Fantastic

£14,850 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Wirral Cultural Diversity Group

Carnival TriAfrica.

£8,500 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 Movema

Movema s Artistic Development

£15,000 Arts Council England
13 May 2015 East Lancs. Support Group

This projects aims to provide practical and helpful support and activities to cancer victims and their families, which will include social support and respite families and carers with the aim of facilitating rest and recovery and alternate, positive activities away from normal clinical care.

£6,200 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Iqra Education and Welfare Trust (IEWT)

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of physical activities, craft sessions and learning support to adults of South Asian origin aged 25 to 50 years old as vehicles for exploring health related issues. This will improve their health and wellbeing by increasing their engagement in health promotion activities.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Active Community Enterprise (A.C.E.) Community Interest Comp

The organisation will use the funding to establish creative training courses for people with learning difficulties in the local area. This will increase opportunities for training and confidence building and lead to workplace or volunteering opportunities.

£7,050 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Mums and Dads for Learning

The organisation will use the funding to run a variety of activities for children and young people which will promote good mental health and a childhood free from pressures and stress. This will enable the organisation to ensure that young people are able to relax, release stress and to take exercise which will help ensure good mental and physical health and well-being.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 ThreeLeaves

The organisation will use funding to continue to deliver a series of wellbeing courses, including mindfulness meditation and compassion skills. This will enable beneficiaries to manage their mental health, with the aim of alleviating the pressures of stigma relating to poor mental health and promoting wellbeing.

£9,993 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 East Lancashire Football Development Association

The organisation will use funding to help set up their own office base and provide community based activities and events through the medium of football. This will improve the services of the organisation, increase volunteer opportunities, educational and training classes, and provide positive diversionary activities for young people at risk of social exclusion.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Leyland Methodist Junior School

The organisation will use the funding to transform an area of unused land on school grounds into an outdoor learning zone for use out of school hours by the school as well as by a wide variety of local community groups. The project has an emphasis on strengthening links with the community through this project so that the facility becomes a hub that offers opportunities for local people to take part in a variety of outdoor activities, workshops and events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Centre 56 Limited

This organisation will use the funding to deliver a play scheme during school holidays for children aged 5 to 14 experiencing living within a domestic abuse or crisis environment, with the aim of helping to reduce family stress and provide positive experiences for children.

£9,506 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Multiple Sclerosis Regional Therapy and Support Group Limite

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a specialist exercise trainer for use by people with multiple sclerosis. This will improve the health and wellbeing of participants by reducing the rate of muscular atrophy associated with the disease.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Lancashire BME Network Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to deliver courses based around digital technology for local BME people, and create a mobile access point where local people will be able to access computers and IT equipment. This will improve the IT skills of the local BME community to increase their employment prospects.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2015 Bacup Cricket Club

Bacup Cricket Club 2 Lane artificial practice facility

£44,470 Sport England
12 May 2015 Talmud Torah Chinuch Neorim School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a range of outdoor play equipment. This will enable the organisation to encourage children and young people to engage in active play in order to address issues of childhood obesity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2015 Pagemoss, Ancroft, Mossgate, Pagebank

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a year long programme of events and social activities for older people in the local community; this would include a monthly lunch club, events and trips. This will aim to reduce social isolation, improve community cohesion and morale and promote mental and physical health amongst older people in the local community.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2015 Manchester Literature Festival Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver story time groups across three libraries once a month for children and their fathers with the aim of strengthening relationships and improving literacy. Various libraries will participate, hosting various themed sessions, include craft and play activities, as well as author visits to benefit the wider community.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2015 The Apostolic Church of Great Britain

This is a project by a registered charity in Huyton, Liverpool. The organisation will use the funding to create a community hub and IT suite in their building as a location to provide advice and support counselling, workshops, skills training, access to volunteering and educational opportunities for the local community. This will expand people?s horizons, boost self esteem and confidence and raise aspirations.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Petrus Community

A project to provide holistic support to people in Oldham with chronic housing and health problems, and to address the underlying causes of their ill-health, in particular those unable to access other services.The scheme will tackle the multiple needs of the beneficiaries such as chaotic lifestyles, health problems, learning disabilities and substance misuse.

£414,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2015 Winstanley & Worsley Mesnes Community Sports Club

Drainage For Little Lane Playing Fields

£3,723 Sport England
11 May 2015 Walkden Community

The organisation will use the funding to run a one day community festival in a local park. This will provide opportunities for local people to get involved in their community as volunteers, and increase community spirit in an area of high deprivation though participation in a shared event.

£3,837 Big Lottery Fund