Lottery grants awarded to Bolton, North West in 2009

68 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Dec 2009 Bolton Lads and Girls Club Limited

This project will provide training and development for disadvantaged adults from deprived areas of Bolton to become volunteer mentors and role models for vulnerable young people in the area. The four target groups are long-term unemployed, benefit claiman

£165,870 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2009 Diversity in Barrier-Breaking Communications

This project will deliver accredited courses to people living in disadvantaged areas of Bolton. Project beneficiaries will be unemployed 16 to 45-years-olds who are lacking skills and struggling to return to the workplace. The project will seek to address

£139,083 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2009 Thornleigh Salesian College

Thornleigh Cragmasters Club

£10,000 Sport England
17 Dec 2009 Heaton Village Club

Crown Green Bowling for Bolton's schoolchildren

£1,950 Sport England
9 Dec 2009 Community Initiative Ambassadors - Breightmet North

This group brings together volunteers to organise community activities in a deprived area. They will use funding to organise three weeks of activities and day trips for the community and families, with an emphasis on local skills, talent and providing new

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 38th Bolton Longsight Scouts

This scout group will use funding to help repair their headquarters and purchase new equipment. At present the building is unsafe and in a state of disrepair and their equipment is old and unfit for use. The building will be improved for the community gro

£7,288 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 St Brendan's Roman Catholic Primary School

This primary school will use an award to create a wildlife and sensory garden for the school community. Many of the pupils do not have the benefit of a garden at home and this project will provide an opportunity for outside learning and hands on wildlife

£7,741 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Lever Edge Primary School

This primary school will use funding to construct fully equipped allotment beds on the school grounds for use by children of the school, their families and the general public. The project will promote healthy lifestyles and new skills in addition to oppor

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Bolton Unemployed Centre

This unemployment centre will use an award to develop an IT suite for its users. The project will enable people to be trained in IT skills and provide a supported facility for writing CVs to improve their chances of gaining employment.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Lancashire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Malta in October of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
17 Nov 2009 Good Companions

This expansion of an existing project will create opportunities for disabled people to go out into the community and acquire life skills, as well as providing respite to their families. The respite care will comprise three activity streams: social skills

£290,250 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Dramatically Healthy Theatre Company

Mines a Pint relaunch

£2,175 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2009 Westhoughton Active Communities Organisation

This group was established to bring together community groups and residents and establish a suitable facility to meet their needs. Acting as an umbrella organisation to develop the centre, the group will organise a Christmas event to bring the community t

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 RDA Miller's Nook Riding School Limited

This riding school will use funding to extend their riding facilities for physical and mentally disabled young people. The project will train volunteers and end with a Family Gala Day to showcase the riders achievements and further promote all their work

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Ladybridge High School

This high school based in Bolton will use an award to establish a gardening and youth club for pupils at the school. The club's will provide two safe environments for pupils to use out of school hours, something pupils currently need but do not have acces

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 St Andrews C of E Primary School

This primary school based in Bolton will use an award to develop areas within the school grounds to create a sensory garden, an allotment and a wildlife area for use by the school and wider community. The project will improve some of the school's rural en

£7,989 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Regeneration Solutions North West CIC

This community regeneration group will use funding to run a health promotion project focusing on raising awareness of and campaigning for healthy eating. The project will involve the wider community looking at barriers to eating a healthy diet, and provid

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 East Lancashire Long Distance Walkers Association

This group will use an award to create four walking trails around Lancaster, marked out by directional waymarker discs. Information leaflets will be produced and distributed to tourist information offices and available by postal and Internet application.

£8,277 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Rhythm FX, School of Music Technology

This group will use a grant to deliver a series of workshops in music, dance and drama to children with moderate to severe learning disabilities and with autistic spectrum disorder, encouraging improved social and emotional skills to cope with their trans

£9,488 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Bolton Lads and Girls Club Limited

This charity will use an award to establish a youth business enterprise, providing fruit smoothies and healthy snacks at the club's tuck shop. The project will give young people the opportunity to develop business and entrepreneurial skills by giving them

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2009 Neoartists

Shared Resources Project

£5,000 Arts Council England
22 Oct 2009 Octagon Theatre Trust Limited

Sustain - Octagon Theatre trust Limited

£300,000 Arts Council England
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World veteran from Lancashire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Singapore in May of 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War Veteran and one spouse.

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One widow of a Second World War veteran from Bolton has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to the USA in October of this year. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One Second World War veteran from Bolton has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in August of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£875 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 St Andrews Church

This church will use funding to establish a garden from a piece of land which is currently inaccessible and derelict. The garden will be used by the whole community as a new learning and community space.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Hindleys and Clough Farm Residents Association

This group will use funding to provide a facility where local residents can grow their own food and learn about healthy eating. The project will involve growing food on a neglected, unused piece of land.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Castle Hill Community Primary School

This primary school will use an award to build an outside stage area to encourage creativity and develop performance skills. The project will also build a canopied area to support a variety of activities during and after school. The project will provide a

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Bowness Primary School

This primary school in Bolton will use funding to provide a play area for its pupils. The play area will be made accessible for disabled children and will be open to the wider community and used in out of school activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Bishop Bridgeman CE Primary School

This school will use an award to offer extra curricular activities for local children. They will start an after school club offering a range of activities including sports, arts and crafts, skiing, cookery and ICT skills. At the end of the year the group

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Bolton Community Association

This organisation will use an award to deliver a range of learning activities which will include language classes, citizenship classes, cookery and ICT. The group will also organise family learning fun events throughout the year. The project will enable t

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Harper Green School

This secondary school will use an award to take all 300 children joining the school this year, on a residential outdoor activity programme. It is hoped that the project will produce a positive team ethos amongst the pupils and staff and develop a greater

£9,100 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2009 The Lancashire Wildlife Trust

This new project aims to encourage young people to get a better understanding of environmental issues through running volunteering activities. Young people will meet weekly in youth facilities, after school clubs and other locations and select four enviro

£213,900 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2009 Bolton Lads and Girls Club Limited

This project will provide a programme of creative and fun holiday activities for disadvantaged and vulnerable young people that will be delivered by senior members of the youth club (aged 14-18). The programme will be based at the Club's purpose-built, st

£263,313 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2009 Oxford Grove JFC

This junior football club based in Bolton will develop an area of wasteland next to their pitch and install changing facilities on the site. They will use the award to purchase and install perimeter fencing and access gates to ensure that the site is secu

£7,935 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2009 Tonge Moor Allotment Society

Tonge Moor Allotment Society will use the award to install a permanent composting toilet on their allotment site. The new toilet facilities will have disabled access and be accessible all year round.

£8,590 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2009 Morrisons Black Belt School Academy

This group will use funding to purchase gym equipment and run free community fitness and women only sessions to encourage more people to visit the centre and see what other activities are available.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 Something to Write Home About

This new writing group will use funding to establish itself further. The group will set up an office, produce a quarterly periodical for new and potential members and hold a series of writing workshops. A website will also be created.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 Choices Youth Support Group

This group will use funding to organise a peer support group for young people who have been subjected to domestic violence within their families, offering them workshops in confidence building and relaxation techniques, and team building and bonding activ

£9,680 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 The Third Age Project

This group will use an award to organise a reminiscence project that records and archives older people's memories of Bolton. Participants will receive training in all aspects of film making and the films produced will be showcased via film evenings and a

£9,296 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 TheBox.tv(Bolton)

This group will use an award to develop a six-month project targeting young offenders and those at risk of offending. They will deliver weekly film making clubs where the young people will develop short films which will be issue based and led by them. The

£9,997 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

Two Second World War veterans from Bolton have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Arnhem in September this year. Funding has been provided for two Second World War veterans.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

Four second world war veterans from Lancashire have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has been provided for four world war veterans and three carers.

£3,125 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2009 Great Lever User Group

This group will use an award to organise workshops that will contribute to a community festival. They aim to promote community cohesion by providing activities for the community to tell their stories through the mediums of food, poetry and crafts. They wi

£5,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2009 SALSA - Social and Life Skills Alliance Limited

This community group will use funding to obtain a licence and training to provide Springboard courses for women. This is a personal development programme and will be aimed at low paid and voluntary female workers. The course will develop self confidence,

£9,740 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2009 Friends of Horwich Parish Church of England School

This group will use funding to develop a range of family learning activities including basic ICT, internet use and how to survive the credit crunch. The activities will engage those families who don't attend school events and those families on low incomes

£9,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2009 Red Handed Project Group

This new group will use funding to set up their own office and put on digital sound recording workshops so that musicians can create and produce their own tracks to a professional standard. Participants will benefit from increased skill in this area.

£9,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 May 2009 Friends of Eatock

This friends group will use funding to install a living outdoor stage within the school grounds. An extravaganza day will also be held, with various activities available for all members of the community. These will include a qualified aerobics instructor

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Friends of Theatre Dance School

This group will use an award to organise sessional artistes to deliver after school taster sessions in a variety of dance activities, culminating in a celebration performance in a local venue to showcase their talents. They will also take the children and

£9,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Ladybridge Community Primary School

This primary school will use a grant to facilitate workshops in textiles, fashion and dance, culminating in staging a dance showcase and fashion show, and to take the participants to experience a professional cultural dance event. This will benefit famili

£9,490 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Bolton's Ear 4 Kidz

This group promotes the welfare of deaf children living in Bolton and surrounding areas. An award will be used to organise a 10-week arts programme in music and dance with one to one training available. They will work closely with another organisations to

£4,783 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Bolton United Harriers and Athletics Club

This athletics club will use an award to create a new pole vault section at the club. This will involve purchasing new equipment and delivering sessions to local schools as well as providing opportunities for young people and adults to take part. There wi

£9,983 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Smithills School

This school will use funding to develop an allotment and deliver after school family cooking and budget management sessions. The project will involve tutors who will encourage parents and children to work together and promote positive family interaction.

£9,970 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Paws for Kids

This group provides support for women and children escaping domestic violence in the Manchester area. They will use funding to run sessions and a drop in facility for service users. The activities will provide advice and help with assertiveness, parenting

£2,700 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Mar 2009 rhythm fx school of music technology

Title: Northern Soul -+ An examination of a musical and cultural phenomenon

£17,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2009 Bolton Rugby League Development Group

This is a project to deliver a programme of after school coaching sessions held at five different community venues across Bolton targeting 7-14 year olds. School holiday sessions will also be held along with coaching courses for volunteers.

£9,580 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 Ubungani Youth Exchange Project

This group in Bolton enables young people to experience cultural diversity. An award will allow the group to develop a project which promotes global citizenship amongst young people. This will include providing activities such as sports and arts and tra

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 Withins School

This secondary school will use an award to purchase 'Cyber Coach' which will enable the school to provide dance and exercise sessions which will involve pupils and their families along with other community schools. This will allow students and adults to t

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 Age Concern Manchester

This group will use an award to refurbish the kitchen at Holmfield Residential Care Home as the current facilities are no longer fit for purpose. The new facilities will enable a greater range of quality food to be cooked for residents. In addition, the c

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 B.A.S.I.C. - Brain and Spinal Injury Centre Limited

This charity offers services to maximise the independence of people recovering from brain and spinal conditions and neurological conditions as well as providing support for carers. The project is to purchase professional catering equipment to fit out a n

£9,891 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 Turton High School Parents Association

Turton High School Parent Association will use an award to hold a variety of activities for both older members of the community and young people from the school. Activities will include sports, crafts, theatre trips and ten pin bowling. The project aims

£3,423 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Harmony Youth Project

This group will use an award to establish a fully inclusive internet suite/cafe for young people. Almost one third of the organisation's service users are from BME backgrounds. The cafe will provide them with a safe provision with young people from surrou

£5,412 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Saint Katharine's Church with Scot Lane, Blackrod

This parochial church council will use an award to improve the facilities at the after school club, so that equipment can be stored on site to save volunteers having to store and then deliver it when required. Local artists and dance tutors will also be h

£9,788 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Ladywood School

This school will use funding to create a community garden with the help of an artist. The project will teach the children about growing plants and fruit and also how to encourage wildlife. Workshops will be run to train parents and teachers in the managem

£2,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
2 Feb 2009 Churchgate Heritage Group

Churchgate History Days

£21,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2009 Firwood High School

This school will use an award to develop a support group for families, providing social and informal opportunities to meet and share experiences. A range of appropriate training events will be provided so that parents can continue at home to the developme

£5,221 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Jan 2009 St. Stephen's PCC (Kearsley)

This group will use an award to install toilet facilities, a kitchen and a meeting room within the church they run. The new facilities will allow the church to be open for other activities such as coffee mornings, councillor forums and parent and toddler

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Jan 2009 Bolton Community Dance and Cheer

This group will use an award to cover start-up costs. This includes purchasing equipment for the delivery of dance and cheerleading activities, as well as facilitating the training of new and existing volunteer coaches. There will also be opportunities fo

£9,951 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme