Lottery grants awarded to Bury in 2016

18 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Dec 2016 The Postvention Trust CIC

This project is run by a community interest company in Bury helping people in Durham. The project will develop a programme to train ?peer supporters? to support people affected by suicide. They will undertake a feasibility study, business plan, income strategy, and evidence social return on investment, to determine its viability and ensure its sustainability to support communities affected by bereavement and suicide.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 Jo McCallum

Sing Out Project

£4,284 Arts Council England
28 Nov 2016 Bury FC Community Trust

Sport Without Limits

£9,966 Sport England
12 Oct 2016 Woodbank Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install an outdoor multipurpose fitness gymnasium for use during and after school hours by their pupils, and which will also be open to the wider community. This will help encourage the adoption of healthy lifestyle choices.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Oct 2016 St Joseph's RC Primary School

The school will transform their playground into an interactive outdoor learning zone. This will mean that children in the school and local community have access to play activities and a safe outdoor space.

£9,775 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2016 Greenmount Cricket Club Ltd

Outfield Refurbishment at Greenmount CC

£10,000 Sport England
26 Jul 2016 Brambles Residents Association

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of social, cultural and learning activities for older people living in supported accommodation and people with learning disabilities in the local community. This will aim to reduce loneliness and isolation and improve skills.

£9,871 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2016 Epic Steps C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to engage consultants to assist it in business planning and organisational development to equip it with the skills and evidence to tender for contracts, engage with businesses to generate a social return on investment, and expand its offer and engagement with stakeholders. This will help the organisation become a sustainable enterprise and support the development of creative capacity in children.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2016 Shahid Iqbal Khan

The Happy Hijabi

£19,000 Arts Council England
15 Jun 2016 Openstories

The Real Story

£13,945 Arts Council England
22 Apr 2016 Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

Phase 2 - I Will If You Will

£1,000,000 Sport England
18 Mar 2016 Bury Voluntary Community Support Centre Northwest

This voluntary organisation in Bury will use the funding to deliver a range of social, recreational and learning activities to adults with learning disabilities and their carers. This will improve the social and psychological health of participants by equipping them with skills and experiences to engage with the wider community, develop coping mechanisms to deal with anxieties that such interaction produces, and increase their self-confidence and self-reliance.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2016 Ramsbottom Cricket Club

Flood Damage Renovation

£12,500 Sport England
29 Feb 2016 Fusilier Museum

Missing on the Somme: Lancashire Fusiliers on the Thiepval Memorial

£7,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2016 The Met

Bury Metro Arts Association - A Better Met

£2,926,400 Arts Council England
27 Jan 2016 Bury College

A Sporting Chance

£15,000 Sport England
25 Jan 2016 Emmanuel Holcombe C of E Primary School

The group will use the funding to develop an outside space within the school grounds in to a community accessible outdoor learning area. This will enable children to access the area to learn about growing food, sustainability and to learn about living a healthy lifestyle.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2016 Bury Gateway

This project offers opportunities for people with learning disabilities, to meet socially and develop friendships. The organisation will use the funding to undertake a consultation with users, potential users, their extended families and friends, trustees, staff and volunteers, to ascertain their needs and determine a strategic way forward for Bury Gateway for the next three years.

£8,245 Big Lottery Fund