Lottery grants awarded to North West

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
29 Aug 2015 Friends of Moorside Park

The organisation will use the funding to run exercise and activity sessions and seasonal events in Moorside Park for the benefit of the local community. This will encourage people use the facilities with the aim of improving health and wellbeing and deterring anti social behaviour.

£6,270 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 The Bacup Consortium Trust

The organisation will use the funding to provide staffing training resources to man a community cafe in order to provide training, skills development, social participation and work experience for people with mental and physical health issues, those who are socially isolated and unemployed.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Lets Go Global

The organisation will use the funding to provide a series of creative interactive workshops and discussions for members of the community, culminating in a celebration event. This will help unite neighbourhoods to explore creative ways to help address issues and activate changes in the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Social Enterprise Solutions (UK) C.I.C

The organisation will use the funding to establish a network for social enterprises to share ideas, learn from each other and grow as a sustainable sector that supports and benefits the local community. This will build capacity and provide support for social enterprises to better serve the local community.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Highfield Tenants and Residents Association

The organisation will use the funding to run a year-long programme of community events and activities aimed at older residents in the local community to include monthly lunch club, gardening, parties, trips and a community event. This will aim to reduce social isolation and encouraging intergenerational relationships and community cohesion.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Bosley St Mary's CofE Primary School

The organisation will use funding to develop its outdoor space with a new play area and safety surfacing enabling more after school clubs to be delivered. This will improve the facilities of the school, and enable children and families to access play activities throughout the year, to help aid their social skills and physical development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Uppermill Cricket Club

Playing & Training Facilities Improvements

£8,982 Sport England
28 Aug 2015 Wallasey Manor Tennis Club

Clubhouse Refurbishment

£43,625 Sport England
27 Aug 2015 Lancaster Lane Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment in the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to provide fitness equipment for young people to exercise upon free of charge which will lead to improved health outputs and a decline in the incidence of obesity within the community.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Youth Sport Trust

2016 School Games Level 4 National Finals

£98,000 Sport England
26 Aug 2015 The Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation

Robin Day Works in Wood

£10,000 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Roger Hill

Scandinavia Has Been Good To Me

£5,650 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Christopher Butler

We Are Willow - Berlin

£14,546 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Sarah Eastaff

This Is Not An Office

£5,980 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Mark Devereux Projects

StudioBook

£14,900 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 The Coniston Institute and Ruskin Museum Trust

Art of Food (working title)

£14,950 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Northern Fells Rural Community Development Group

This project aims to reduce social isolation of older men and will also target hard to reach, older, disabled and low income residents. Activities include organising events and group activities to provide opportunities for social interaction such as luncheon clubs, tea dances, singing for fun, walking groups, coffee and chat groups and information days about access to other services and training sessions in IT.

£175,270 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Trinity House Community Resource Centre

Trinity House Community Resource Centre Ltd is a community centre that provides a range of activities and services. The applicant is proposing to significantly improve the conditions of all activity spaces. As well as maintaining the current services and activities the applicant plans to run new events including Zumba, boxercise and circuit training, advice and support sessions for young people, community arts projects, hire the venue for social and community occasions and small church groups.

£488,153 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 KH2 Community Link Services C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to run group bi-weekly meetings and a trip to the park and art gallery for people suffering from dementia in the local community to talk about people's memories of the Wirral and develop resource cards and posters. This will aim to reduce social isolation through therapeutic activities to improve wellbeing.

£3,440 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 One Latin Culture

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops and discussion sessions in five sheltered housing projects in the Anfield, Picton and Princess Park wards of Liverpool. The project will set a budding system with refugee volunteers from diverse backgrounds and collect stories with residents from the sheltered housing.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Living Behind the Mask

The organisation will use the funding to establish a series of social, creative and awareness-raising activities for people with invisible illnesses such as fibromyalgia, mental illness, or conditions that are not well known and often stigmatised. This will enable the group to reduce isolation and provide a way for beneficiaries to meet people with similar conditions, and receive support and advice about their illnesses and techniques for improving wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 Diane Modahl Sports Foundation

DMSF HappyDays Programme

£199,139 Sport England
26 Aug 2015 Liverpool University American Football Team

Establishing a Women's American Football team in Derby

£9,360 Sport England
25 Aug 2015 The Harthill Hub CIC

The organisation will use the funding to run a pilot scheme including a variety of activities for older people, including those with dementia and other mental health issues. This will improve and promote active ageing through holistic activities including horticultural therapy, cookery and nutrition sessions and outdoor walking sessions.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Stockdales

The organisation will use the funding to deliver weekly morning social/therapeutic gardening activities, indoor craft and cooking sessions for service users with learning and/or physical difficulties. This will also provide volunteering training to help deliver the activities and help improve the social, physical and mental health of beneficiaries, and encourage them to make healthy lifestyle choices.

£8,795 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Disley Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to develop a quite outside play and games space, and growing area for younger children and pupils with special educational needs who find interaction in the main playground difficult. This will improve the communication and social skills development of younger pupils, and reduce the stress on pupils with physical or emotional difficulties.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Book Tales CIC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver extracurricular targeted storytelling workshops to children between the ages of 5-10 in the four most deprived wards of Wirral. This will improve literacy at an early age to improve future prospects and educational achievement.

£8,990 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Knowle Green Village Hall

The organisation will use the funding to purchase one hundred chairs for their village hall. This will provide safe and comfortable seating for their village hall which will provide suitable furnishings for older people, families and wider community groups who use the hall as a community hub within their rurally isolated village.

£2,021 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Health Junction CIC

The organisation will use the funding to provide digital access hub and digital training alongside a social soup session for older residents within the West Derby area of Liverpool. This will tackle digital and social exclusion and improve their quality of life through access to online facilities, contact with family and friends and access to information.

£9,370 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 JRS IT Plus CIC

The group will use funding to provide a drop-in facility for local residents and voluntary organisations that are unable to access IT and the internet. This will enable the organisation to offer free one-to-one support and advice in a Wigan Borough which has low levels of digital literacy and home internet access.

£9,794 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Calico Enterprise Limited

Girls Up & Active

£164,220 Sport England
24 Aug 2015 Friends of Horwich Community Health

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of community festivals involving cultural, sport, dance, music and drama activities, for children and their families from local schools. This will help engage parents/carers with the school and their children?s learning, and also provide physical and creative activities to help raise the aspirations of children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Warm Hut UK

The organisation will use the funding to record life experiences of ten men who are married or partners of women who have under gone FGM from local French speaking African communities. This will provide one to one counselling, and enable the men to tell their stories, to be used in community training and workshops to promote the negative effects FGM has on women and their partners, and empower more local men to get involved to help stop the practice.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Cranage Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to install new play equipment for older children in the rural village. This will provide opportunities for physically active play that these older children do not currently have access to, thereby alleviating concerns regarding boredom due to social isolation and avoiding the potential for anti-social behaviour and substance/alcohol misuse.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 St Helens Independent Parent Support (SHIPS)

The organisation will use the funding to provide start up costs for room hire and stationary purchase to assist families with SEN. This will enable the organisation to run sessions to help parents apply for correct provisions for their children as well as offering advice on matters around children with SEN.

£2,122 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Fylde Coast YMCA

Y: Women Can

£93,548 Sport England
24 Aug 2015 British Cycling Events Ltd

Major Event

£26,000 UK Sport
23 Aug 2015 Kingsley Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment and staff resources to provide community facilities and activities within the local playing fields for the benefit of the wider village community. This will provide outdoor gym facilities which will be used as a community hub, social space and a facility to improve the health and well being of the wider village community, specifically older people with mobility and other health problems.

£4,399 Big Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2015 Abram St Johns Friendship and Luncheon Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of community fun days, craft workshops and a luncheon club during school holidays and weekends. This will enable the group to deliver fun social events to a rural community to reduce isolation, encourage greater community engagement, and build stronger relationships between all local residents.

£4,675 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2015 Kathleen and May Heritage Trust

The organisation will use the funding to provide training to volunteers in rope work and caulking methods for restoring and maintaining old boats. This will enable the group to ensure that any repairs or maintenance of its wooden sailing vessels can be carried out in-house and by trained staff and volunteers, reducing operational costs and ensuring that skills can be passed on throughout the organisation and community to ensure the sustainability of the group.

£4,568 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Ainsdale St John's C of E Primary School Parent Teacher Asso

The organisation will use the funding to create a gardening area on the school grounds that children can use to learn about a range of environmental and health issues and enable the organisation to run extracurricular family gardening session with the aim of educating children about the environment, with the aim of instilling environmental responsibility and healthy eating.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Be Well Tameside CIC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of low intensity, social, physical activity sessions for people living in six local areas of deprivation. This will provide targeted health and social activities for people who are physically inactive and at risk of chronic diseases and premature death within the community.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Littleborough Boxing Club

The organisation will use the funding to make alterations to their external entrance to enable disabled access and install an accessible wet room in their community facility. This will improve access to a community used venue and ensure that it is fully accessible for community activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 St James-the-Less Roman Catholic Primary School, Rawtenstall

The school will use the funding to provide outdoor adventure equipment for children who have limited opportunities for outdoor play. This will enable the organisation to improve the children?s physical health.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install two trim trails. This will enable the organisation to ensure that children of all ages are able to take regular exercise which will promote physical development and fitness. The trail will be open to the wider community during school holidays through the school's play scheme activities.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Peover Superior Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to install fitness equipment on their parish field. This will enable the organisation to engage members of the community from all age ranges in physical activity which will improve their physical and social health and well-being.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2015 Hollingworth Carnival Committee

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a community festival with a range of activities such as international music workshops, circus skills and environmental activities. This will enable the group to provide residents of a rural location with a festival to celebrate the area and promote community cohesion, as well as provide a venue for local craftspeople and organisations to promote their work.

£2,058 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Speaking Up, Speaking Out

The aim of the project is to support people with learning disabilities who have issues such as isolation, discrimination, low confidence, poor independence and self-worth and lack of employment and volunteering opportunities to develop their skills. Activities include assertiveness workshops, committee skills, art and leisure activities such as bowling, theatre, meals, walks.

£192,328 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Morecambe Bay Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and equip a room in the school. This will include a meeting room table and chairs, a cr?che corner with a range of toys and books and a soft furnishing area as well as a TV to show supportive presentations for parents. This will enable the organisation to provide an appropriate setting for families to access specialist support from the school?s extended team and other professionals.

£9,807 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Blackpool Music Academy C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to improve access and car parking, and fit new windows and security cameras for its building (that provides music tuition for people in the community, in residential care and care homes for older people) in an area of high deprivation which has no other community buildings. This will enable the organisation to provide improved access and security for children and other vulnerable people that use the building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Heaton Village Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources to improve access to their social club which is a hub for the wider community and especially those members who are older and less mobile. This will provide improved access to a social and recreational community hub for those who are less mobile or isolated and encourage social interaction within an improved community facility.costs including food and refreshments.

£6,455 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Hope Place

The organisation will use the funding to run activity sessions in the local area aimed at men in the local community who are socially isolated in IT, cookery, wellbeing, photography and volunteering. This will aim to reduce social isolation through the creation of a social network to access friendship and support.

£7,200 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Blackburn Rovers Community Trust

Motivate!

£225,000 Sport England
19 Aug 2015 Sophie Tickle

Monday...

£5,006 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Karen Lloyd

The Ark of Lost Things - Writing and Engagement

£4,000 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Anne-Marie Crowther

Leaders Development Programme

£14,500 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Liverpool Irish Festival

New productions and commissions

£15,000 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Corbel Stone Press

Reliquiae

£6,900 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia

PZYK_CHAMBER

£14,825 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Lucy Fiori

The Fear Factor

£7,405 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 Joshua Leary

Trance Party IV - Presented by Evian Christ & OW.

£12,700 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 South Shore Cricket Club

The funding will be used to work in partnership with Blackpool Police to run a programme of activities, including cricket, to engage young people who may be involved in behaviours which have a negative impact on their life and are detrimental to the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Steps to Freedom Limited

The funding will be used to set up a pilot counselling service for children and young people using play therapy, and also set up a volunteer peer wellness programme. This will provide one-to-one and peer support for vulnerable young people, some from disadvantaged backgrounds, suffering from traumatic events, or at risk of social exclusion. It aims to improve their communication skills, behaviours, and emotional and mental wellbeing.

£9,944 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 C.E.L.L.S. Project C.I.C.

The funding will be used to deliver awareness sessions and interactive workshops to young people in schools on issues such as gun and knife crime, gangs and anti-social behaviour. Rehabilitated ex-offenders will also be part of the project to share their experiences. It will also recruit and train more volunteers to help support the work, offering more tailored support to young people that need it.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Harthill Allotment Association

The organisation will use the funding to install a composting toilet on the allotment site. This will ensure that allotment holders will be able to make full use of the site, and improve the safety and convenience of families with young children and disabled allotment holders by providing access to basic sanitary facilities on site.

£5,126 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Leyland St Mary?s Catholic High School

The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment and a safety surface in the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to provide fitness equipment for young people to exercise upon free of charge which will lead to improved health outputs and a decline in the incidence of anti-social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 New Life Trust Milnrow

The organisation will use the funding to provide debt advice and money management coaching training for local volunteers who will then offer advice and support about debt and money management to the local community. This will reduce stress, anxiety and depression amongst local families and improve their quality of life.

£5,513 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Network Circle For Deafness

The organisation will use the funding to provide set up costs and to train volunteers in British Sign Language and advocacy support to assist people who are deaf or hard of hearing. This will enable the organisation to provide one to one and outreach support for beneficiaries and their families, to improve communications, help them access service providers, resolve practical issues and reduce their isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Sunnyside Crafts CIC

The organisation will use the funding to run diversional therapeutic wellbeing workshops for sufferers of dementia and their families. This will offer accessible support and creative activities to improve health and wellbeing of carers and people in the local community suffering from dementia.

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Prestwich Cricket Tennis & Bowling Club

Drainage and levelling of cricket ground

£18,837 Sport England
19 Aug 2015 Bodies in Motion (Pendle) Ltd

Sporting BODIES

£215,280 Sport England
18 Aug 2015 The Friends of Rhyddings Park

The organisation will use the funding to design map, activity plans and routes for walking routes in the local park and community and outdoor activities. This would provide resources and activities for adults and families to enable them to participate in walking and social activities in the park and surrounding areas.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Denton St Lawrence Cricket Club

The organisation will use the funding to repair and renovate the facilities within the club. This will enable the organisation to continue to use the club as a venue for the local organisations that use the club for functions, provide better access for disabled users and provide security for the venue.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Moorside Community Primary Academy School

The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor learning space for the use of 2 year old children in the nursery wing of the school. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe and informative outdoor learning environment for vulnerable 2-5 year olds.

£8,500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Sustainable Food Lancashire

The organisation will use the funding to train up 36 members of the community in 3 areas on topics of food acquisition and preparation in order to deliver classes in the areas on the subject of food. This will enable the organisation to target several areas suffering from food poverty and able to afford an evaluation on the merits of the project.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Newburgh Church of England Primary School

The school will use the funding to install a climbing wall and lay all weather flooring in the school playground. This will provide stimulating play equipment for pupils and ensure that they can play outdoors in all weathers.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to provide outdoor play equipment for children who have limited opportunities for outdoor play. This will enable the organisation to improve the children?s physical health.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 M6 Theatre Company Limited

The organisation will use the funding to pilot a project that will provide 12 or 24 weekly skills development workshops which will culminate in a community sharing event. This may be a film, debate, performance or gallery. This will enable the organisation to support two priority groups aged 14-19 to gain a nationally recognised qualification.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Manchester Mind

The organisation will use the funding to purchase and develop a new database and provide an effective customer relationship management (CRM) system. This will help improve the communications, performance and services of the organisation for the benefit of their existing and new service users and other organisations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Cockerham Baby and Toddler Group

The organisation will use the funding to purchase new play and learning equipment, deliver healthy cooking classes, and provide outdoor physical and sensory activities and trips. This will provide support for families from the small rural village, and imaginative and learning play activities to help aid the children?s development.

£5,194 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Grace Incorporation Faith Trust (GIFT)

The organisation will use the funding to run employability sessions and a volunteering programme for unemployed members of the community. This will enable the organisation to improve the employment skills, literacy and IT skills of the beneficiaries, give them work experience and help guide them into employment.

£9,898 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 Justice 4 Abused Women Survivors

The organisation will use the funding to improve their services and deliver sessions including basic IT skills, social media skills and budgeting, and provide mentoring support for BME women survivors and victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. This will also educate beneficiaries on the British Law against abuse; encourage more women to access help, provide information on support services and activities to improve their wellbeing, and empower them to move forward with their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 The AFC Fylde Community Foundation

Positive Together

£49,850 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2015 Lakes Arts Festivals Ltd

LICAF Major Commissions and Presentations 2016

£49,850 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2015 Manchester City Galleries

The Imitation Game

£60,000 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2015 Neuromuscular Centre

The funding will be used to offer specialist volunteering support for young people with duchenne muscular dystrophy. This will provide volunteers from to work with young adults who are lacking in purposeful activities, encouraging them to take part in wider community activities, training and work experience. This will help improve their health, wellbeing and quality of life.

£8,659 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Merseyside Employment Law

The organisation will use the funding to provide four bespoke employment law and human resource workshops across four Merseyside local authority areas targeted directly to voluntary sector volunteer charity trustees and board members across Merseyside region. This will build the capacity of and support the future stability and development of the participating organisations.

£6,465 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 North West Urban Projects Community Interest Company

The organisation will use the funding to create an inclusive version of a ?Mens Shed? in Liverpool to encourage integration and community cohesion focusing particularly on men in the local area to work together on DIY based projects. This will aim to reduce isolation of men in the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Maple Crescent Residents Group

The organisation will use the funding to update and improve a children?s play area in the centre of the community. This will enable the organisation to create a safe play area for children which will act as a focal point for the community and help bring people from different backgrounds together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 First Take

The organisation will use the funding to produce a series of videos for the aim of reducing the stigma surrounding Autism as well as providing information and advising parents and carers. This will enable the organisation to reduce the isolation felt by parents as well as combat the stigma surrounding the condition through informative media.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Sanctuary Family Support

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a personal development programme, mentoring and coaching for families of and individuals who are recovering from substance misuse and are socially excluded or at risk of becoming socially excluded. This will enable the organisation to break the cycle by using soft skills development and will provide support to employment and educational choices.

£9,240 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Ebony and Ivory Community Organisation

The organisation will use the funding to establish an equalities hub focusing on promoting equality and providing support, training and activities to all local residents. This will enable the group to provide a safe space for people from all backgrounds who may experience inequality, with chances to become involved in focus groups, awareness-raising campaigns and encouraging community cohesion.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Rising Stars NW CIC

The organisation will use the funding to establish an online youth radio station that will involve young people aged 13-25 years old in creating and broadcasting radio shows. This will encourage participants to develop teamworking, broadcasting, creativity, presentation and interview skills, as well as create a radio station to give young people a voice and a source of information and advice.

£9,936 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Cheshire West and Chester Council

Youth Community Tennis Project (NGB Funding 2013-17)

£114,000 Sport England
16 Aug 2015 Lancashire Amateur Sports Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of self defence, personal training and gym activities for women within the community who may be at risk of domestic violence, obesity, drugs and general crime. This will improve the general health and well being of women within the community by tackling issues linked to obesity and domestic violence through gym activities.

£9,436 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2015 The Orthodox Church of Saint Silouan

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a minibus to enable older members of the local migrant community and those with disabilities to access the community centre. This will aim to reduce isolation and ensure that everyone in the local community can access the available support services.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2015 Unity Supported Housing Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to deliver employability and education sessions for female victims of domestic abuse. This will also provide one to one and peer support, and informal and non-accredited learning activities for beneficiaries to help develop their skills, improve their confidence and educational and employment opportunities.

£9,856 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2015 Oldham Tigers

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of ICT workshops with the view to provide transferrable skills to the local youth population at risk of offending and falling into gang culture. This will enable the organisation to provide a diversionary activity that will give the beneficiaries valuable skill and reduce the likelihood of offending.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 The Bolton Bulls Wheelchair Basketball Club

The organisation will use the funding to purchase wheelchairs and resources to continue running their wheelchair basketball activities and social events for new and existing beneficiaries. Addressing issues linked to social isolation, self confidence, low self esteem and the mental and physical ill health of people who use wheelchairs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 Manchester Mens Health CIC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a family support and literacy project to a group of men in the local community whose first language is not English with a focus on Bengali men in the local community. This will aim to encourage participants to engage with services that helped with English language skills and improve their ability to support the educational attainment of their children.

£9,318 Big Lottery Fund