Lottery grants awarded to Workington in 2016

11 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Nov 2016 Lakes College West Cumbria

Development of a 3G Artificial Pitch

£535,458 Sport England
19 Oct 2016 Cumbria Music Service

Cumbria Calling

£11,310 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2016 Seaton Club for Young People

The organisation will use the funding to make safe the roof, and the redecoration and refurbishment of the Youth Club building following recent storm damage. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe environment for the Youth Club members and prevent the closure of this essential community hub which is a focal meeting point for all members of the wider community.

£4,980 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2016 South Workington Youth Partnership

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of two night residential activities for young disabled people in the age groups of 16 plus and 5-19 years. This will enable the organisation to engage with the target beneficiaries, and by participating in planned fun physical and mental wellbeing activities, will aim to reduce their obesity levels and also deflect the participants from self-harming, which will improve their self-worth, mental wellbeing and self-confidence.

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2016 Lakes College West Cumbria

Development of a 3G Artificial Pitch

£500,000 Sport England
11 Apr 2016 Victoria Junior School

The organisation will use the funding to create a safe playground by installing a rubberized tarmac track on the edge of the school field. This will enable children to ride their bikes and scooters in a safe and secure environment away from busy roads and industrial traffic.

£9,935 Big Lottery Fund
12 Feb 2016 Cumbria County Council

Rugby League Local Development Project 2016-17

£99,949 Sport England
12 Feb 2016 Cumbria County Council

Rugby League Local Development Project 2016-17

£71,219 Sport England
1 Feb 2016 Myasthenia Gravis Association Cumbria Branch

The organisation will use the funding to run a conference for people affected by Myasthenia Gravis and their families to provide a social occasion as well as hear from medical professionals. This will enable the organisation to provide an opportunity for people with the condition to socialise, build a support network and find out more about the ongoing treatments and research.

£8,425 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 Myasthenia Gravis Association Cumbria Branch

The organisation will use the funding to run a conference for people affected by Myasthenia Gravis and their families to provide a social occasion as well as hear from medical professionals. This will enable the organisation to provide an opportunity for people with the condition to socialise, build a support network and find out more about the ongoing treatments and research.

£6,425 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2016 Westfield Nursery and Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to set up an extra-curricular Fit Kid Club for children aged 4 to 10 years who attend the school and their parents and train volunteers to deliver the activities. This will aim to reduce rising levels of obesity within the school and poor diet.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund