Lottery grants awarded to Accrington

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410 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
16 Sep 2015 The PROSPECTS Foundation

The organisation will use the funding to deliver volunteer training as well as creative environmental activities to local residents. This will enable the group to support local residents in becoming volunteers to support and deliver a range of community activities, improving confidence and aspirations, as well as providing sustainable and social activities to the community to reduce isolation and encourage wider community integration and cohesion.What Money is for :

£9,147 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Homewise

The organisation will use the funding to install a new IT and telephony system at its new outreach premises. This will enable the group to manage its separate projects and queries effectively as well as respond to increasing donations and requests for support from the local community with a modern and efficient IT infrastructure.

£9,947 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 The Friends of Rhyddings Park

The organisation will use the funding to design map, activity plans and routes for walking routes in the local park and community and outdoor activities. This would provide resources and activities for adults and families to enable them to participate in walking and social activities in the park and surrounding areas.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2015 Lancashire Amateur Sports Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of self defence, personal training and gym activities for women within the community who may be at risk of domestic violence, obesity, drugs and general crime. This will improve the general health and well being of women within the community by tackling issues linked to obesity and domestic violence through gym activities.

£9,436 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2015 Hyndburn Citizens Advice Bureau

The funding will be used to purchase IT equipment for use by their volunteers and install a TV in their waiting area with targeted information and advice on local issues such as debt, health, housing and welfare benefits. This will enable the organisation to handle increased demand and provide more clients with advice and support.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2015 Hyndburn Disability Forum

The organisation will use the funding to build capacity for their organisation by providing a guide book, resources for their shop mobility scooters, recruit volunteers and host a disability awareness day. This will enable them to provide improved access to public services within the local town centre for people who are disabled, provide mobility scooters and improved awareness of services for people with disabilities through community open days.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jul 2015 St Anne's Roman Catholic Church Accrington

The funding will be used to refurbish the crypt, which is no longer fit for purpose. This will also promote its use to wider a range of local people and community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2015 Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School

The organisation will use the funding to train pupils to deliver organised activities for people who are older or vulnerable in the area. This will enable the group to provide social activities for older people with fitness sessions, games and light recreational activities to reduce isolation and encourage young people to build positive relationships with older people and promote community cohesion.

£9,620 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Stanhill Village Residents and Fete Committee

Stanhill Village Heritage project

£32,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2015 Community Solutions North West Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to run family connections sessions for six weeks with four cohorts during the year involving family learning in areas such as health and fitness, cookery and food growing with one to one support for parents and group family activities. This will improve the health and wellbeing of local families with the aim of improving average life expectancy rates and reducing high levels of obesity.

£9,916 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2015 LS Music Studios

The group will use the funding to purchase lighting equipment. This will enable the group to provide training to young people that will teach and develop skills in the media industry.

£8,709 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2015 Martial Arts 4 All

The group will use funding to deliver a healthy lifestyle programme for young people involving martial arts and boxing alongside session on health and wellbeing including diet. This will help tackle the high levels of obesity in the two identified wards.

£9,534 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2015 Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church ofEngland Primary Schoo

The school will use the funding to develop a community growing project within the school ground, raising the aspirations within the community.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Hyndburn Homes Limited

The group will use the funding to provide a 6 week rolling programme of activities for children in the area, including team games, healthy cooking sessions and gardening. This project will provide much needed activities in an area that has very little for children to take part in outside of school.

£5,656 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2015 Ynot Aspire Limited

The organisation will use the funding to engage with young people who will form a youth board and will carry out a range of tasks within the community including mystery shopping of existing youth services and befriending schemes. This will empower young people to assess, give feedback and shape local youth services in order to provide more effective and appropriate support to local young people, as well as give them ownership and responsibility for creating, fundraising for and delivering youth projects.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2015 Lancashire BME Network Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to deliver courses based around digital technology for local BME people, and create a mobile access point where local people will be able to access computers and IT equipment. This will improve the IT skills of the local BME community to increase their employment prospects.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
29 Apr 2015 Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Prima

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to install an outdoor shelter in the school playground. This will provide a place for the school to store equipment used for afterschool activities and ensure the equipment is kept safe.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Baxenden St John's Church of England Primary School

Project Summary :This organisation will use the funding to create an allotment on the school site that will be used during and after school, for activities with parents, and by other children's groups in the area. This will increase understanding of the relationship between nutrition and health and help to improve parent-child interaction.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2015 Oswaldtwistle District Womens Institute

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a range of creative skills workshops, seminars and an anniversary celebration event as well as provide training to 15 members who will then deliver activities to the rest of the group. This will enable the group to provide engaging and stimulating activities to members, many of whom are at risk of isolation, to encourage them to remain active mentally and physically to prevent ill health, dementia and poor wellbeing.

£3,372 Big Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2015 Woman's Voice

The organisation will use funding to run training and counselling sessions for South Asian women and girls who feel isolated and excluded and are cut off from society. These issues will be addressed through a range of support and guidance sessions, creative activities and counselling sessions which will help them develop positive relationships and increase their confidence and self esteem.

£9,798 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2015 NE Lancashire RDA

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Clayton-le-Moors, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to build organisational capacity but relocating to a new venue, this will enable them to have more people take part in riding for the disabled and offer volunteering opportunities for participants. This will reduce isolation and improve wellbeing and physical health of participants.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2015 Hyndburn Cultural Association

The organisation will use funding to run a range of support sessions and exercise classes for vulnerable BME women in the community. This will increase self esteem, confidence and wellbeing, enabling them to become active citizens in the community.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2015 AAWAZ

This is a project by a charity in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to provide a drop-in facility and training sessions, including CV writing, interview techniques and basic IT skills, for women of South Asian heritage. This will improve the employment prospects of beneficiaries.

£9,556 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2015 Hyndburn Arts Trust

Lift Off

£15,000 Arts Council England
26 Jan 2015 Oswaldtwistle Luncheon Club

This is a project in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire to run a luncheon club with activities and day trips for older people in the local community. This will reduce isolation and improve access to a variation of classes and a programme of events throughout the year.

£4,550 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2015 Pathways Associates Community Interest Company

This is a project by a Company in Cheshire West. The group will use the funding to work with adults living with a learning disability to produce a film and training sessions about their relationships and friendships and the deprivation of liberty. This project will enable people to talk about their lives and how their disability affects them, this information will then be used to train people in the caring profession.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2014 Civic Arts Centre

Civic Arts Centre

£8,600 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2014 Burnley Road Subscription Bowl

A project in Accrington, Lancashire to purchase a portakabin to act as a tea hut and shelter. This will enable the organisation to provide a meeting place for older people within the community who have become socially isolated as well as offering a facility to accommodate groups of schoolchildren who will be encouraged to take up the healthy and social activity of bowling.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2014 ACCRINGTON BRIDGE CLUB

A project in Accrington to support social activities for older people with aids to help reduce isolation. It will also run taster sessions to increase the membership of the club.

£8,340 Big Lottery Fund
17 Nov 2014 Accrington & Rossendale College

Sports Centre

£361,168 Sport England
30 Oct 2014 One Recovery Community Cooperative

This is a project by a Voluntary and community group in Rossendale to set up a community cafe supporting people recovering from substance misuse. This will encourage people to become involved in the setting up and running of the cafe, providing work and training experience which will lead to volunteering and employment opportunities.

£9,129 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Rowbot Street CIC

Ivan and the Firebird

£9,470 Arts Council England
30 Sep 2014 Enterprising People

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in East Lancashire. The organisation will use finding to run workshops for vulnerable women with the aim of developing their own enterprises. This will improve their confidence and self esteem, leading to greater self reliance and independence.

£8,900 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2014 Mercer House 1842 Limited

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to pay for learning courses for volunteers in areas such as food safety, personal development and caretaking. This will enable the group to offer more activities for the elderly, isolated and vulnerable members of the community.

£9,195 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2014 Hyndburn Borough Council

Hyndburn Lesiure Centre AGP Improvement

£165,656 Sport England
4 Sep 2014 Oswaldtwistle Moor End Community Primary School

This is project by a school in Blackburn. The organisation will use funding to create a path, planting area and shelter in the school grounds. This improvement to the environment will increase safety for children when entering and leaving school.

£8,855 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 St Oswald's Roman Catholic Primary School, Accrington

This is a project by a voluntary aided primary school in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to provide a specifically designed secure outdoor area for younger children, including a covered seating area with two sculptured chairs for storytelling and crafts and an area designed for teamwork and communication. This will enable local children to develop analytical and problem solving skills through role play and creative activities while maintaining an active lifestyle.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Visually Impaired Children's Support Group (VICS)

This is a project by a community organisation in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to provide activities and support to blind and visually impaired children and their families. This will ensure that they had the equipment and resources nee

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Visually Impaired Children's Support Group (VICS)

This is a project by a community organisation in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to provide activities and support to blind and visually impaired children and their families. This will ensure that they had the equipment and resources needed to enable them to run a facility for families for which there are limited options for support.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Altham St James Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a school in Altham, Accrington. The organisation will use funding to create a community outdoor learning area in the school grounds. This will help to tackle isolation and increase self esteem and confidence in children and their fami

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Accrington & Rossendale College

Accrington Pals Monument: Learning skills and understanding history

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2014 Altham St James Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a school in Altham, Accrington. The organisation will use funding to create a community outdoor learning area in the school grounds. This will help to tackle isolation and increase self esteem and confidence in children and their families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jul 2014 Benjamin Hargreaves CE Primary School

Primary Spaces

£29,950 Sport England
6 Jul 2014 Accrington and District Blind Society

This is a project by a charity in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and renovate their resource and information centre to provide support for people who are blind and partially sighted. This will improve the resour

£8,714 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2014 Accrington and District Blind Society

This is a project by a charity in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish and renovate their resource and information centre to provide support for people who are blind and partially sighted. This will improve the resources and equipment at a resource centre in order to provide better services for people who are blind and partially sighted; increasing services and activities and giving them better chances in life.

£8,714 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2014 The Hyndburn Project

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use funding to purchase equipment to run a recycling project for vulnerable people in the community. This will enable them to access clothes and furniture that will reduce th

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2014 The Hyndburn Project

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use funding to purchase equipment to run a recycling project for vulnerable people in the community. This will enable them to access clothes and furniture that will reduce their isolation and encourage community cohesion.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2014 All Saints Grange Bowling Club

"""Recycled Teenagers"" Working Together"

£5,515 Sport England
3 Jun 2014 Oswaldtwistle Players

Accrington Pals play

£3,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Hyndburn Arts Trust

Supporting the development of young producers

£15,000 Arts Council England
29 Apr 2014 Oswaldtwistle Immanuel Church Cricket Club

Mower/Scarifier for square

£8,250 Sport England
24 Apr 2014 Friday Night PHAB Project

This is a project by a community organisation in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to run a youth club for young disabled people from the local area. This will reduce isolation and enable children with all types of disabi

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2014 Christ Church Chatburn Parochial Church Council

This Parochial Church Council in Blackburn will use the funding to install a new toilet within their church building improving the facilities for local residents and community groups.

£9,479 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 The Friendship Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to organise trips for local older people and upgrade the kitchen area in their room to improve the facilities. This will provide varied activities for older p

£9,249 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 The Friendship Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to organise trips for local older people and upgrade the kitchen area in their room to improve the facilities. This will provide varied activities for older people in the area.

£9,249 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2014 Community Solutions North West Ltd

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to run two new training initiatives aimed at training their current beneficiaries. This will enable participants to gain a Construction Sk

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2014 Community Solutions North West Ltd

This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to run two new training initiatives aimed at training their current beneficiaries. This will enable participants to gain a Construction Skills Certification Scheme card and life skills that will lead them into paid work, volunteering opportunities or further training.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2014 Ferngore Residents Association (FRA)

This voluntary and community organisation in Ferngore will use the funding to provide their biannual festival in 2014 for members of the community. This will enable participants to have access to safe community activities.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Feb 2014 Hyndburn Borough Council (Hyndburn CSN)

Get Equipped - No Limits Disabled Trampolining

£7,831 Sport England
13 Feb 2014 Community Foundation for Lancashire

Community Foundation for Lancashire

£20,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2014 Accrington & Rossendale College

Homecoming of a PAL

£7,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2013 LS Music Studios

This is a project by a voluntary group in Lancashire.The organisation will use funding to run training sessions in sound and light for media industries for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.This will enable them to develop employability skills,

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2013 Broadfield Specialist School

Home Alone During World War One

£9,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2013 Newground Together

Rhyddings Park, Oswaldtwistle

£1,461,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2013 NELDA

This is a project by a charity in Blackburn with Darwen. The organisation will use the funding to purchase specialised computers to deliver a screening programme to young people in a local primary school to identify the probabilities of them having dyslex

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2013 St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School, Oswaldtwistle

This is a project by a school in Hyndburn, Lancashire. The organisation will use funding to purchase outdoor play equipment for children in a deprived area to increase confidence, decision making and risk taking. This will increase self esteem, communicat

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2013 Accrington Stanley Community Trust

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use funding to deliver employability skills workshops, along with the FA level one coaching qualification course, for young NEET members of the community. This w

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2013 Church, St Nicholas Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a school in Accrington, Lancashire.The organisation will use funding to purchase outdoor materials and run activities for disadvantaged children in the school and the wider community. This project will address anti social behaviour pr

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2013 Spring Into Action CIC

Spring Into Art

£8,089 Arts Council England
12 Nov 2013 Hyndburn Leisure

Active Hyndburn

£97,785 Sport England
10 Oct 2013 Rowbot Street CIC

First World War : Images from the Frontline

£10,000 Arts Council England
10 Sep 2013 Rowbot Street

Pals for Life

£48,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Sep 2013 Lancashire Women's Network

Yaadein: capturing, preserving, celebrating and sharing the cultural heritage of 1st generation South-Asian migrant women

£38,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Bank Street Community Association

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to provide a party to celebrate their 30th Anniversary and to provide trips for members. This will reduce loneliness and isolation for older people many of

£2,200 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Park View Friendship Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to purchase new equipment that will deliver new activities for residents within sheltered accomodation. This will enable the residents to take part in act

£1,910 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School

This is a project by a school in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to run a programme of healthy living activities, working with a nutrition list and which will include keep fit classes for young people and their families. This will provid

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Hyndburn Arts Trust

Recruitment

£9,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2013 Friends in Unison

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to pay for venue hire and purchase extra equipment for the group so they can provide activities for the growing number of elderly members who are lonely and i

£3,266 Big Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2013 Park View Friendship Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to purchase new equipment that will deliver new activities for residents within sheltered accomodation. This will enable the residents to take part in activ

£1,539 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2013 AAWAZ

This is a new project by AAWAZ based on consultation, research and past work. Working in the Hyndburn and Pendle areas of Lancashire, it aims to reduce isolation and remove the stigmatism for women from South Asian communities with mental health issues wh

£150,912 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2013 Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School

This is a project by a school in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to run a programme of healthy living activities, working with a nutrition list and which will include keep fit classes for young people and their families. This will provid

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2013 Friends in Unison

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to pay for venue hire and purchase extra equipment for the group so they can provide activities for the growing number of elderly members who are lonely and i

£3,266 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2013 Accrington Stanley Football in the Community Trust Ltd

Accrington Stanley Futsal Development Centre

£9,300 Sport England
4 Jul 2013 Hyndburn Leisure

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Hyndburn, Blackburn. The organisation will use the funding to train 10 females to be able to deliver and lead health and fitness activities to other females in the area, culminating in gaining paid employmen

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Oswaldtwistle Players

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to run drama workshops over the summer with young people to explore the impact of unemployment on family dynamics and their responses to the

£3,400 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 HARV Outreach Team

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to provide a wide range of summer activities including, bowling, swimming and a residential trips for young people who are living with abuse, violence, and/o

£9,924 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2013 Spring into Action CIC

This is a project by a community interest company in Accrington, Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to deliver exercise and healthy cooking sessions for adults with learning disabilities in the area. This will improve the health of the targ

£9,335 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jun 2013 Hyndburn BC

Haworth Stables and Motor House

£503,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2013 East Lancashire Concert Band

PALS Battalions WW1 Commemoration Music

£6,000 Arts Council England
28 May 2013 Oswaldtwistle Luncheon Club

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment such as cooking equipment, storage units and food hygiene training for volunteers. This will enable the group to establish a luncheon

£4,530 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2013 The Alex Group

This is a project by a registered charity in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to install a sensory room in their home for adults with learning and physical disabilities.This will provide a stimulating and calming area aimed at providing s

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
14 May 2013 Accrington and Rossendale College

Sport @ Accross

£60,062 Sport England
14 May 2013 Hyndburn Citizens Advice Bureau

The aim of this new project will see Hyndburn CAB (HCAB) the lead of a partnership of 6 organisations develop a collaboration of the main not for profit advice providers in Hyndburn to create a development plan, a bespoke website, provide specialist tele

£153,070 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2013 Urban Youth

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Lancashire. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and establish creative activities that will be held in the evenings for local young people. This will provide beneficiaries with diver

£5,559 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2013 Altham St James Church of England Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Accrington. The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor adventure area to increase physical activity of local children. This will encourage children to take risks through play and reduce obesity.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2013 Oakhill Park Veterans Association

This is a project by a voluntary group in Hyndburn. The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment for their bowling club, to include a water hog, chairs, parasols, a retractable awning and heaters. This will enable older socially isolated lo

£5,145 Big Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2013 Lancashire User Forum

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in based in Accrington and working across Lancashire. The group will use the funding to run three locality based user groups with monthly meetings for people recovering from alcohol and / or substance addicti

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2013 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 Egypt in March 2013. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2012 Lancashire Carpet Reuse and Recycling C.I.C.

This is a project by a CIC in Accrington. The organisation will create a carpet reuse and recycling service and train local NEET young people through the project. This will enable the organisation to reduce the environmental impact of carpet waste going

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2012 Hyndburn Cultural Association

This is a project by a registered charity in Lancashire. The organisation will use funding to set up and run a computer club for members of the local community aged 16 and over. This will provide them with access to IT equipment and the opportunity to lea

£9,951 Big Lottery Fund