Lottery grants awarded to Burnley in 2016

23 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
5 Dec 2016 Rockwood Nursery School

The funding will be used by a nursery school to create a multi-sensory outdoor space for children with special educational needs. The project aims to improve the emotional wellbeing as well as develop language and communication skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2016 Burnley Leisure

Planning to transform the Heritage of Burnley Mechanics

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2016 Burnley Athletic Club

Burnley Junior Sports Hall Athletics

£9,595 Sport England
15 Nov 2016 Burnley Leisure

The group will develop a volunteering scheme, offering experiences across a wide range of areas such as sport, health and the arts. This is an opportunity for local people to develop skills and build experience.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2016 Jinnah Development Trust Limited

This project will use the funding to carry out a survey and feasibility study of St James?s Parish Hall. This will help towards upgrading the community centre and its facilities and services to meet the needs of the local residents, and to ensure its future sustainability.

£9,977 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2016 Salute Limited

The organisation will provide alternative therapy for veterans who have poor mental health, by supporting them to work with and look after therapy horses. This project aims to help veterans cope with their PTSD, mood swings, mental health issues and issues engaging with services.

£9,767 Big Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2016 Burnley Play Association

The organisation will use the funding to deliver IT training and employment support, including CV writing and pre-interview skills preparation to the local community.

£9,741 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2016 Streets

The organisation will deliver six awareness raising and training sessions to young people. They will target those identified as living in troubled families, to address issues relating to hate crime and promote appropriate conflict resolution techniques in the area.

£9,781 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2016 Participation Works North West Ltd

Funding will be used to develop a project that provides positive social activities for young people aged 7 ? 20. The organisation will run outreach activities through sports and after school clubs using the Mobile Space Bus project to help with breaking down travel and territorial barriers, establishing rapport and building confidence and trust. Young people will play an integral part in the running of the project by taking part in surveys, focus groups and a panel assisting with the project delivery.

£315,935 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2016 Burnley Council Regeneration

Burnley Literary Festival

£8,564 Arts Council England
1 Sep 2016 Burnley St Stephen's C of E VA Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to develop an area of land on the school grounds to install a play hub and play and learn panels for the benefit of foundation stage pupils. This will improve the development of children in an area with high levels of deprivation and a lack of facilities, with a focus on improving skills and communication through imaginative play.

£8,735 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2016 Burnley St Stephen's Church of England Voluntary Aided Prima

The organisation will use the funding to develop an area of land on the school grounds to install a play hub and play and learn panels for the benefit of foundation stage pupils. This will improve the development of children in an area with high levels of deprivation and a lack of facilities, with a focus on improving skills and communication through imaginative play.

£8,735 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2016 Burnley Boys & Girls Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of activities based around a community garden themed project. This intergenerational project will engage old and young people in positive activities with opportunities for skill development which will strengthen community spirit.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2016 Burnley Play Partnership

The organisation will use the funding to deliver free holiday play activities and a family play day event to children in the local community during holiday periods. This will enable the group to reach children and young people who may be unable to attend play activities due to financial or social barriers and offer diversionary activities with the aim of reducing anti- social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2016 Action for ASD

The organisation will recruit and train young people with high functioning Autism or Asperger Syndrome as volunteers who can organise events and support younger children with these conditions to engage in play with their peers. The aim of the project is to increase the life chances of those involved, as they are often excluded from meaningful training or employment opportunities.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2016 The Women's Centre, Burnley

Bengal Delights

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 May 2016 Understanding Autism North West

The organisation will use the funding to deliver sessions in Autism Specific Therapy (AST) to people experiencing difficulties relating to autistic spectrum conditions. This will enable the organisation to engage with target individuals and introduce the AST sessions. This is a therapy offering strategies to the beneficiaries to manage the difficulties autism brings such as cognitive, sensory and communication issues.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2016 Pennine Lancashire Community Farm

The organisation will use the funding to provide horticulture activities, training and work experience opportunities to 650 people who are disadvantaged. Activities will be delivered in community gardens, woodlands, working farms, public parks and horticultural sites.

£368,960 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2016 Burnley Leisure

Short Game Get in2 Golf Area

£75,000 Sport England
13 May 2016 Pennine Lancashire Community Farm

The organisation will use the funding to install the power supply for the installation of a CCTV system, and refurbishment of gardening materials and re-roofing the community shed. This will enable the organisation to provide a safer environment and develop an increase in security for the beneficiaries to work in, free from antisocial behaviour and crime.

£9,224 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2016 Padiham On Parade

The organisation will use the funding to support the costs of a community event to commemorate armed forces week. This will provide the resources to ensure the community armed forces weekend is secure and safe for all attending, bringing people together from different generations to build a stronger community by reducing incidents of anti-social behaviour and social isolation and raising awareness of the armed forces.

£8,036 Big Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2016 St Andrew with St Margaret and St James PCC

The organisation will use the funding to resurface the play area at the local community hall. This will enable the organisation to provide a safe space for children and adults to use and prevent injuries as a result of the current damaged surface.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2016 Burnley Borough Council

Padiham - Crafting the Future

£1,448,700 Heritage Lottery Fund