Lottery grants awarded to Hyndburn, North West in 2016

36 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Dec 2016 Education Business Partnership (NW Communities) CIC

The funding will be used to run a voluntary internship programme for young people during college holidays and for those not in education. The project provides an opportunity to work directly with employers and gain credible job skills to help entry into work.

£8,170 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2016 Community Solutions North West Ltd

The project aims to prevent crisis for around 400 adults in Burnley and Hyndburn during periods of significant transition, change or loss in their life. A wide range of activities will build resilience, promote health and wellbeing, and provide personal development opportunities. Practical help in the form of debt management, budgeting and parenting skills will also be available. Previous participants are encouraged to become mentors, using their lived experience to help others in similar situations.

£493,123 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 Ursula Hurst

The Reviresco Project

£14,500 Arts Council England
20 Oct 2016 Lancashire BME Network Ltd

The project will use the funding to deliver a celebration and awards event, where a range of black minority ethnic (BME) groups will exhibit their native arts and crafts. They will write a good gesture message which will be translated into English and provide music and dance activities for BME and native communities. This will celebrate the multi-ethnic cultural diversity in Lancashire and provide an award to people who have showcased the work they have done in the county.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 Motiv8-Lancs CIC

The organisation will deliver a range of structured activities such as cooking, healthy eating, dance and fitness through tutors and volunteers. The aim of the project is to bring people together from diverse backgrounds within their own community, whilst improving their fitness, mental health and wellbeing.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
11 Oct 2016 Accrington Stanley Community Trust

The project will use the funding to launch a healthy lifestyles programme for children aged between 8-12 and will include exercise sessions and a range of workshops covering topics including nutrition, healthy eating and exercise. This will encourage beneficiaries to become more active, raise awareness of the importance of healthy eating with a view to reducing obesity levels.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2016 Lancashire Amateur Sports Club

The project will use the funding to deliver fitness activities and classroom based learning to young adults in the local community. This will aim to tackle obesity and drugs misuse through improved health and wellbeing and increased education of nutrition and diet.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2016 Rishton Cricket Club

The project will use the funding to run Cricket session and target disadvantaged and vulnerable young people living in East Lancashire. This will aim to improve health and wellbeing through improved opportunities for young people to be more physically active, build confidence and socialise.

£8,800 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2016 Whalley Road URC

This project will carry out refurbishment work within the church hall and will include the installation of a disabled toilet and replacing the ceiling in their community room. This will improve the building for the benefit of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Sep 2016 Aawaz

Aawaz sports Project

£9,815 Sport England
1 Sep 2016 East Lancashire Co-operative Members Group

The organisation will use the funding to develop their IT and website and continue offer activities and trips to older and disabled people in the local community. This will reduce isolation and loneliness and ensure that they have supportive leisure and social opportunities appropriate to their needs and create a website for participants to view photographs.

£6,090 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2016 AAWAZ

The organisation will use the funding to organise a range of holistic activities such as arts and crafts, IT classes, and storytelling three days a week for older women from South Asian heritage. This will enable the organisation to encourage the beneficiaries to come together and reduce their social isolation by participating in a range of recreational, social and therapeutic activities aiming to improve their health, wellbeing and improve their lives.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2016 Aawaz

The organisation will use the funding to organise a range of holistic activities such as arts and crafts, IT classes, and storytelling three days a week for older women from South Asian heritage. This will enable the organisation to encourage the beneficiaries to come together and reduce their social isolation by participating in a range of recreational, social and therapeutic activities aiming to improve their health, wellbeing and improve their lives.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2016 AAWAZ

Central Ward Heritage Project

£46,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2016 Hyndburn Leisure

Active Mums

£9,608 Sport England
8 Jun 2016 DanceSyndrome

Orbit

£13,391 Arts Council England
23 May 2016 Altham St James Church of England Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to redesign and redevelopment a former classroom into a community meeting room and activity space for use by all sections of the community. This will provide an accessible facility for use by community groups and events in an area without a community centre or adequate community meeting space.

£9,726 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2016 NE Lancashire RDA

The organisation will use the funding to recruit and train additional volunteers to meet the increased demand from members of the disabled community who wish to take part in the organisation?s riding for the disabled sessions. This will enable the organisation to increase capacity to meet the high demand for their services, which will help to reduce isolation and improve the wellbeing and physical health of the beneficiaries.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2016 Action for Dementia

The organisation will use the funding to run attend large events and festivals to engage with the public and raise awareness of Dementia and set up a shop in Accrington to use as an information drop in centre. This will provide information and signposting for support whilst raising awareness in local communities.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2016 East Lancashire Sailing Club

Ladies Who Launch

£9,048 Sport England
11 Apr 2016 'Maundy Relief' (Pastoral Care in the Community)

A project to provide support for hard to reach local people with complex mental health needs. It will include specialist advice, management and coordination with NHS and other agencies, group and one to one psychotherapies, sessions on anger management, substance abuse, low employment and educational attainment. It will also provide support to address issues such as employment, low education and housing.

£306,218 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2016 Oswaldtwistle St Andrew's Church of England Primary School

The organisation will use the funds to create a wildlife area within school grounds. This will be used to educate the children on environmental issues and provide a safe and stimulating green space for use by the children and the local community.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2016 Hope Church Lancashire

The organisation will use the funding to create a music room fully equipped with musical and media equipment and resources within their church centre. This will provide a music centre hub and access to music activities, which will be used as a vehicle to tackle issues linked to social exclusion, cohesion and some mental health problems within the community.

£9,735 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2016 St Bartholomew's Church, Great Harwood

Hyndburn - St Bartholomew's Church, Great Harwood

£130,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2016 St Bartholomew's Church, Great Harwood

Hyndburn - St Bartholomew's Church, Great Harwood

£126,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2016 Aawaz

HUM

£13,450 Arts Council England
7 Mar 2016 White Ash School

This is a project by a community special school in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to improve their outdoor play provision for local children with special educational needs and their families to access outside of the school day. This will provide an opportunity to increase communication skills, health and wellbeing and address feelings of exclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2016 Accrington Pals Prom Group

The organisation will use the funding to hold a celebration event, with the whole community invited to take part and attend. This will enable the organisation to bring all ages of the community together to celebrate the Accrington Pals Prom which will be held in the local popular public park in Oakhill.

£7,580 Big Lottery Fund
29 Feb 2016 The Prospects Foundation

Connecting People to Hyndburn's Natural Heritage

£89,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2016 Friends of Mercer Park

The organisation will use the funding to hold an event to celebrate the Mercer Parks centenary, and to start a volunteer recruitment drive for their organisation. This will provide activities and entertainment for the whole community, and information about the groups work and the park to help encourage new volunteers.

£5,134 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2016 Peel Park Bowling Club

The organisation will use the funding to build a PVC shelter at their bowling club to shelter older members of the local community in bad weather. This will prevent isolated members of the local community from leaving the club and not attending activities which increase social contact.

£6,941 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2016 The Hyndburn Project

The organisation will use the funding to assist with transport costs of recycled goods from donor to recipients who are living in poverty and in danger of financial exploitation by unscrupulous lenders. This will ensure the continued effectiveness of the organisation, and strengthen the community spirit by increasing the sense of mutual reliance.

£8,336 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2016 The Friendship Club

The organisation will use the funding to organise a range of trips out, activities and entertainment sessions for the Friendship Club members. This will enable the organisation to provide further activities for socially isolated people such as the elderly and those with mental health issues.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jan 2016 Knuzden St Oswald's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School

The group will use the funding to create a sensory and relaxation area within the school grounds to be used before and after school. The area will provide a place where children can go to relax and de-stress and take time out from stressful issues within their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jan 2016 Knuzden St Oswald's CofE VA Primary School

The group will use the funding to create a sensory and relaxation area within the school grounds to be used before and after school. The area will provide a place where children can go to relax and de-stress and take time out from stressful issues within their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2016 Springhill Community Centre Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish their outdated kitchen facilities and make it accessible for community groups including disabled and older people. This will provide a safe environment and enable more people to access and benefit from the community centre?s healthy eating, cooking, life skills and educational courses to help improve their wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund