Lottery grants awarded to Bury in 2017

16 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
12 Oct 2017 Jo McCallum

Greater Manchester Youth Jazz Orchestra Commissions

£5,380 Arts Council England
22 Aug 2017 Bury Council

Playing Pitch Strategy

£10,000 Sport England
8 Aug 2017 Bury College

Tackling Inactivity in Bury College

£119,042 Sport England
17 Jul 2017 Re Build (Bury)

The funding will be used to run ?Men in Sheds? sessions for those who are feeling socially isolated. The project aims to provide people with the opportunity to learn new skills, forge friendships and reduce feelings of loneliness.

£9,734 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2017 Brooksbottom Cricket Club

Practice Facilities Upgrade

£3,925 Sport England
26 Jun 2017 Unity House

Warth Mills Internment Camp project

£64,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jun 2017 Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre

Bury Art Society: Archiving People & Place

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2017 Mosses Community Association Limited

The funding will be used by a charity to carry out a consultation with people to identify how they can run their centre over the next three years. The project aims to provide the organisation with the information needed to be able to keep running the community centre.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2017 Home-Start Bury

This is a new partnership between Home-Start Bury, Bolton and Rochdale. It will combine skills and expertise into one service in order to effectively support more families across the three local authorities. The partnership will provide one-to-one support and home visits to families with young children who may be spiralling into crisis situations. This support will focus on families who are difficult to reach, and will include emotional and practical support with budgeting, nutrition and accessing services.

£343,416 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2017 MS Yoga Therapy

The funding will be used to run dedicated and adapted weekly yoga sessions for people with Multiple Sclerosis. The project aims to improve people?s health and wellbeing by allowing them to retain their physical mobility for longer and reduce their stress and anxiety through relaxation techniques.

£2,120 Big Lottery Fund
4 May 2017 Fusilier Court Residents Association

The funding will be used to run a digital skills training programme for residents which will cover internet access, finding information online and how to keep in touch with friends and family. The project aims to develop resident?s IT skills, reduce digital exclusion and enable residents to become more independent.

£8,967 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2017 Trinity Morris Troupe

The funding will be used by a voluntary organisation to hold regular dance sessions for children and young adults. The project aims to provide a safe place to socialise and become more active and healthy.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre

Random Archive Workshop Programme

£3,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2017 Hoyle Nursery School

The funding will be used by a nursery school to create an outdoor sensory play and exploration area within the school grounds. The project aims to provide young children with a safe space in which to interact with their friends as well as somewhere with the appropriate stimulation for children with special needs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2017 Elton Fold Workmen?s Club and InstituteLimited

The funding will be used to install a disabled toilet facility at a community venue. This will improve accessibility for people in the local community with mobility issues.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 New Springs Community Project Group

Springs Uncovered

£9,200 Heritage Lottery Fund