Lottery grants awarded to Manchester, North West in 2000

192 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Dec 2000 Venture Arts

This is community arts project, which will provide a programme of workshops for adults with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment, furniture, the salaries of the existing part time Artist/Manager, two new part-

£90,239 Community Fund
21 Dec 2000 Age Concern Manchester

The project is an Ageing Well Projec,t to promote better health and well being for older people from Black and Asian communities in Manchester. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of an existing full time Project Co-ordinator, fees for f

£98,822 Community Fund
18 Dec 2000 Talia Theatrum

Capital Artistic and Professional Development Proposal

£66,600 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 African Women'S Culture Arts & Development International Net

ILERA-LORO - Health is Wealth

£10,000 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2000 Big House Theatre Company

This Group Aims To Give Disabled People The Opportunity To Participate In Artistic Performances And Now Seeks Funds To Arrange A Multi-Sensory Performance Involving Disabled Actors. Rehearsal Space, Room And Venue Hire And Publicity

£3,400 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2000 Manchester Leisure (Manchester City Council)

Wythenshawe Hall Stables Block

£43,430 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2000 Manchester International Arts

Vis a Vis (Holland) Outdoor Performance 'Picnic'

£96,708 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2000 Greater Manchester Bangladesh Association

This scheme will introduce about 800 people in Manchester-+s Longsight area, which is the 16th most deprived local authority ward in the country, to computer and internet training . The project will target members of ethnic minorities in a seriously depriv

£238,285 New Opportunities Fund
12 Dec 2000 Manchester Womens Electronic Village Hall

The women-+s technology centre to open next year will provide flexible learning facilities in information technology for more than 2,500 women who wouldn-+t otherwise have these opportunities. It is described as a `centre of excellence for information and c

£109,962 New Opportunities Fund
6 Dec 2000 The Rec Theatre Co. Ltd

Pauper's Pit Season

£22,280 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2000 New Breed Theatre Company

New Breed Organisation Development Initiative

£15,665 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2000 Manchester International Arts

New Work for Manchester

£30,000 Arts Council England
29 Nov 2000 Survivors' Poetry Manchester

Survivors' Poetry For Women

£16,933 Arts Council England
29 Nov 2000 The Big Issue In The North Trust

Coming Up From The Deep

£27,816 Arts Council England
24 Nov 2000 Abraham Moss High School

To improve the educational attainment and the physical and social health of pupils by introducing a new sports programme to enhance the existing homework centre provision.

£16,331 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2000 Mongoley,Santana

Viva Congolia

£8,980 Arts Council England
15 Nov 2000 Inner City Music Ltd


£154 Arts Council England
15 Nov 2000 Manchester City Council, Art Galleries & Museums Services

Manchester City Art Galleries Expansion Project, Phase II

£3,800,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2000 Chinese Arts Centre (Cac)

Made in China

£17,405 Arts Council England
6 Nov 2000 Manchester Camerata

Recovery Plan (Developing a Recovery Plan)

£579,981 Arts Council England
2 Nov 2000 Eis Zikna (Time for Jewish Carers)

Project will continue to deliver existing services and expand into new areas of providing carer services to the Jewish community. The project will concentrate on the needs of young carers and volunteers. The grant, over three years, is to fund a part time

£37,524 Community Fund
2 Nov 2000 Manchester Environmental Resource Centre Initiative Ltd

The project will develop a existing community building, providing meeting rooms, training programmes and networking opportunities to a variety of community groups working in the local area. The grant, over three years, will fund refurbishment, purchase of

£382,006 Community Fund
2 Nov 2000 Alcohol and Drug Services

This project will continue to develop the activities of the organisation and provide a service that raises awareness of alcohol and drug issues within minority ethnic communities. The grant, over three years, will fund office equipment, the salaries of f

£332,294 Community Fund
2 Nov 2000 The Booth Centre

This is a project to provide advice and information to homeless people and recruit and train volunteers to support the project. The grant, over three years, will fund the salary of one full-time Project Worker.

£66,055 Community Fund
1 Nov 2000 GMMAZ (Brighter Sound) Ltd

Manchester Youth Music Action Zone

£500,000 Arts Council England
31 Oct 2000 Awad: African Women'S Culture Arts & Development Internation

IYA-MAPO (African Women's Oral Literature Development)

£10,000 Arts Council England
30 Oct 2000 Manchester Camerata

Equipment to develop I.T abilities

£50,483 Arts Council England
30 Oct 2000 Kino Film

Purchase of Audio Visual Equipment

£49,243 Arts Council England
28 Oct 2000 The Big Life Company

The project uses ICT as a tool for skills development, confidence building, creativity and self-help. In addition to accredited ICT training and informal drop-in provision, 500 homeless members will learn to design websites and will create online publicat

£175,525 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2000 Manchester City Council

The grant will be used to create 32 before-school, 96 after-school, 80 holiday and 24 weekend places for children aged 4-11 years old. Five existing schemes will be extended and 3 new ones set up, in several areas of Manchester, serving 19 schools.

£123,022 New Opportunities Fund
24 Oct 2000 Greater Manchester Arts Centre

Main Stabilisation Programme 1

£1,046,000 Arts Council England
5 Oct 2000 Northern Ballet School

New Assistance Fund

£1,430 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Open Lives

This Group Provides An Arena For Young Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgendered Young People To Have A Voice In The Services That Directly Affect Them. The Award Is Requested For The Skills Development Phase Of A Video Arts Project Which Focuses On Young

£5,000 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Oldham Choral Society

This Choral Society Performs Regular Concerts And Fundraising Events For Charities. The Group Plans To Commission A Musician To Compose A Millennium Cantata Which Will Be Performed By The Adult Choir, Primary School Pupils And The Local Secondary School B

£2,880 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Manchester Creative Arts

This Group Offers A Wide Range Of South Asian Cultral And Arts Programmes To The Community. Funds Are Requested To Enable 12 Young People To Produce 8 Original Songs And Then For C.D. Production. Tutor Fees, Hire Of Recording Studio And Equipment And A C

£5,000 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Wythenshawe Community Events

This New Group Aims To Encourage And Promote Cultural, Sporting And Community Events In An Area Of Social Deprivation. The Group Plans To Hold A Week Long Arts Festival Consisting Of Drama, Dance, Film, Poetry, Literature, Visual Arts And Music Activities

£4,770 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Hospital Broadcasting Service

This group provides a radio service for patients at North Manchester General Hospital. The group seeks funds for equipment to improve its broadcasting standards. a CD player, mixing desk and sound proofing

£3,790 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 The Friday Club

This group provides social activities for young adults with learning difficulties. The group seeks funds to extend its activities to include a residential weekeknd and art activities. mini bus hire, a residential weekend, art and craft materials

£1,551 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 P.I.I.P.P.C.

This new group provides a support and information exchange service for parents and carers of children who have A.D.H.D - learning disabilities and hyperactivity. The group requests funds for start up costs. books, videos, administration costs, a photocopi

£3,510 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 St Malachys Adult & Toddler Group

This new group aims to provide a pre-school group for children in the Collyhurst area of Manchester. a baby changing unit, disposable nappy systems, toilet trainer seats, soft seating corner, storage unit, cleaning equipment, first aid box, table wear, pl

£4,679 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 North and South Manchester Counselling Service

This new group is requesting funding for start up costs to enable them to offer and extend the service to as many people as possible. travel expenses, pager fees, insurance, publicity and a contribution towards supervision costs.

£2,500 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 The National Childbirth Trust - Central and South Manchester

This group provides activities and services to support local expectant parents during pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. Funds are sought to train a volunteer and a member as postnatal discussion leader. training, seminar fees, travel and course mate

£905 Community Fund
29 Sep 2000 Arts Playground

This arts group wishes to produce a CD containing images of all the children's art work during 2000 which would involve children video interviewing each other about their lives and views on the future to provide a keepsake of the Millennium year. a C.D. w

£1,725 Millennium Commission
29 Sep 2000 Irk Valley Tenants and Residents Association

This group works to improve the local area and encourage a community spirit in Irk Valley. The group plans to pay a professional artist to work with a group of young people and design and develop a Millennium mural with the theme of what the Millennium me

£2,000 Millennium Commission
29 Sep 2000 Southside Junior Football Club

This junior football club plans to develop a soccer school that will enable approximately 100 children to participate. The group will form teams of different ages for entry into mini soccer and junior leagues. equipment coaching courses and promotional m

£4,995 Sport England
29 Sep 2000 Bolton Bridgeman Amateur Swimming Club

This swimming club wishes to provide training for members to qualify as coaches purchase additional equipment to improve techniques and provide opportunities to participate in synchronized swimming. teaching aids and equipment teaching qualification cou

£1,310 Sport England
29 Sep 2000 Wythenshawe Cricket Club

This cricket club wishes to set up cricket coaching clinics in 8 primary schools in Manchester. cricket equipment batting helmets cricket balls coaching fees and publicity.

£3,384 Sport England
29 Sep 2000 Didsbury TOC-H Youth Development Fund

"This group promotes the rugby league in schools within Greater Manchester. The group seeks funds to engage a professional coach to work in schools culminating in a 7 a-side tournament. coaching, tournament running costs"

£63 Sport England
29 Sep 2000 Landridge House Education and Social Dev Centre Ltd

This Group Provides A Range Of Activities For Adults With Learning Disabilities And Plans To Develop A Weekly Drama Club. Employment Of A Community Arts Drama Instructor And Transport Costs

£2,369 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Vada Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Community Theatre Group

This Group Would Like To Provide A Series Of Workshops In A Variety Of Art Forms, Facilitated By Arts Professionals, To Work Towards A One Hour Performance Around The Theme Of 'Origins'. The Award Is For 2 Nighs Theatre Venue Hire, Publicity For Workshops

£5,000 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2000 Monastery of St Francis and Gorton Trust

The group plans to hold a heritage weekend involving displays, presentations, multi faith celebration service and also community artists, musicians, circus, drama and visual artists. production of safety signs, banners, 6 community artist fees, artist mat

£4,500 Millennium Commission
25 Sep 2000 Multi Ethnic Manchester At The Year 2000

The Family of Manchester

£12,868 Arts Council England
25 Sep 2000 Feelgood Theatre Productions

Feelgood - Stimulators of the Imagination

£26,000 Arts Council England
22 Sep 2000 Northern Ballet School

Interim Funding Scheme

£6,000 Arts Council of Wales
16 Sep 2000 English Churches Housing Group Limited

This project will continue a previous NLCB funded project to provide accommodation, support and training to homeless young women, aged between sixteen and twenty-five The grant over three years will pay for the salary of an existing full time Social Skill

£145,088 Community Fund
12 Sep 2000 Central Manchester and Manchester Children's University Hosp

In partnership with Manchester Cancer Aid Listening Line, this project will be based at Central Manchester Hospital. It aims to increase equity of access to information about cancer for patients and carers from minority ethnic communities.

£135,333 New Opportunities Fund
12 Sep 2000 Christie Hospital NHS Trust

Using audio, video tape, leaflet or interpreter services, this project will identify and develop preferred options for provision of information about cancer and treatments for black and ethnic community groups.

£141,000 New Opportunities Fund
12 Sep 2000 Central Manchester NHS Primary CareTrust

This project aims to improve the quality of life for people receiving home-based palliative care through the use of complementary therapies.

£80,426 New Opportunities Fund
30 Aug 2000 Flux Magazine

FLUX Distribution

£22,444 Arts Council England
30 Aug 2000 Royal Exchange Theatre Company

Write Now in Schools 2000

£45,945 Arts Council England
30 Aug 2000 The Big Issue in the North Trust

The project will refurbish a building to provide a range of services for homeless people in Leeds. It will include a distribution centre for the Big Issue magazine as well as toilets, showers, laundry and an education, training and employment unit. Home

£170,670 Community Fund
29 Aug 2000 Manchester Development Education Project Ltd

The project aims to raise awareness and understanding amongst teachers and young people in England of issues faced by people in cities in the developing and developed world. Project activities will include a web site production of an information pack

£88,313 Community Fund
17 Aug 2000 Wright Robinson Sports College /East Manchester EAZ

School Sport Co-ordinator

£256,097 Sport England
10 Aug 2000 Ad Lib

This Group Provides Arts Projects For People Of All Ages And Abilities. This Project Is A Series Of Music And Dance Performances To Be Performed In Special Needs Environments, Using Multi Sensory Elements, Tactile Materials, Video, Special Lighting And Ar

£4,990 Arts Council England
10 Aug 2000 Selcare Trust

This group provides support, advice and counselling for relatives of inmates at Manchester prison. The group requests money for volunteer training and promotional events. The grant will fund training for volunteers and promotional costs

£1,500 Community Fund
10 Aug 2000 Manchester Stingers

This new women's football club now wishes to commence competitive activities and attend training. The money is for pitch hire training kit nets footballs and first aid kit.

£3,199 Sport England
10 Aug 2000 Cheetham Hill Cricket Club Cricket Section

This cricket club wishes to increase particioation by juniors by providing the appropriate equipment and coaching. The money is for cricket equipment coaching costs administration transport and cricket matting.

£3,450 Sport England
10 Aug 2000 Didsbury Ladies Junior Section

This new group plans to develop a junior/young girls golf section and seeks funding to train volunteers to become leaders and provide coaching in golf. The group plans to develop school and club links and coaching will be offered free in schools with the

£4,300 Sport England
10 Aug 2000 Moston and District Sports and Youth Club

This group promotes sport through the development of leisure activities. The project is to develop a soccer programme for all ages by provision of equipment coaching and publicity. The money is for a multi goal coaching set balls training bibs coachi

£4,805 Sport England
10 Aug 2000 Manchester Softball League

This group provides opportunities for community members to participate in softball activities and the group plans to establish a junior softball programme and league for young people aged between 11 -16 years old. The group wishes to develop school links

£2,352 Sport England
8 Aug 2000 Doo Cot

Life on Line

£36,634 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2000 Contact Theatre Company

At Home

£20,300 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2000 Digital Summer

Changing Places

£51,865 Arts Council England
1 Aug 2000 Manchester Jewish Museum

One Hundred Years of Cheetham & Broughton

£6,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2000 Ancoats Buildings Preservation Trust Ltd

St Peter's Church, Ancoats

£1,393,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2000 Church Action on Poverty Limited

The project is to involve people with direct experience of poverty in policy development and advocacy, by piloting a range of measures to enable people to have a direct impact on policy making, on issues that affect their own lives and communities. The gr

£391,177 Community Fund
24 Jul 2000 Newton Heath Cricket Club

Changing room upgrade and extension and provision of an artificial wicket

£60,095 Sport England
21 Jul 2000 East Manchester Education Action Zone

To provide summer schools for pupils in 6 primary schools two secondary schools and a nursery to raise motivation and achievement. 20 sessions of stimulating and innovative activities will be provided in partnership with a range of local organisations.

£30,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jul 2000 Northern Ballet School

3 Year Professional Dancers Certificate: 1998 - 2001

£92,880 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2000 Northern Ballet School

3 Year Teachers Diploma Course: 1998 - 2001

£36,344 Arts Council England
18 Jul 2000 Writers In Prison Network

Writers in Residence in Prison

£150,010 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2000 Hall+ Concerts Society

Halle World Music Band

£59,800 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2000 Inner City Music Ltd


£58,000 Arts Council England
11 Jul 2000 Piper Hill High School

To extend and develop out of school learning clubs within this special school with activities such as physical Education, sport, swimming, creative arts, drama and cookery.

£20,351 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jul 2000 Manchester LEA

To raise the self esteem and attainment of pupils from four primary schools by establishing singing activities in partnership with Sing for Pleasure. The programme will allow children to develop self-expression. Children will be invited to sing at major e

£25,144 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jul 2000 British Cycling Federation

World Class Performance

£252,000 UK Sport
26 Jun 2000 Rocket Theatre Company

Two-year Programme of Work

£22,500 Arts Council England
26 Jun 2000 Radio Regen


£59,595 Arts Council England
26 Jun 2000 Variable-D Gallery

Variable-D Gallery

£10,000 Arts Council England
26 Jun 2000 Manchester Women'S Electronic Village Hall

Trading Places

£25,678 Arts Council England
26 Jun 2000 Black Labrador Community Arts

£19,171 Arts Council England
26 Jun 2000 Drake Music Project


£50,063 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2000 Gorton Community Forum

The organisation is a community representation organisation. The main source of income has been the recently finalised NLCB grant and donations. The award will enable the group to expand its information services. The money is for 3 computers, software,

£2,935 Community Fund
22 Jun 2000 Greenacres Club for the Elderly

This group provides weekly dances and provides dance classes for older people. The group wishes to continue to provide dance classes and dances by the essential enhancement of audio equipment. The grant will fund the purchase of a CD system, CDs and a CD

£1,023 Community Fund
22 Jun 2000 Asian Parents Group

This group provides support, counselling and recreation activities for children with disabilities. The project is for the group to extend its summer playscheme. The money is for transport, sessional salaries and volunteers expenses.

£5,000 Community Fund
22 Jun 2000 Stirling Centre Club For The Elderly

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The group requests funding to take older people on a day trip to Blackpool on 17/08/2000 The grant will fund transport costs, food, publicity and volunteers expenses.

£760 Community Fund
22 Jun 2000 Touchdown Dance Charitable Trust

This group provides dance for people with visual impairment, sighted and other forms of disability. The project is to deliver dance workshops in new locations. The money is for artists fees, video documentation, travel, materials, equipment hire, project

£4,800 Community Fund
22 Jun 2000 Buildings Books Trust

Buildings of Manchester

£107,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2000 Humjoli Group

This group provides opportunities and help for disadvantaged children and women in minority ethnic communities in the fields of education, sport, and teaching. The project is to organise an Asian Arts Festival for the local community in Levenshulme, Manc

£5,000 Millennium Commission
22 Jun 2000 Dojo

This judo club is affiliated to the BJA under the name of Oakwood High School Judo Club. The group wishes to develop a judo club for pupils at Oakwood High School which it plans to extend to members of the community and other local schools. The money will

£4,550 Sport England