Lottery grants awarded to Manchester, North West in 2015

334 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Dec 2015 MAV

The organisation will use the funding to mentor 30 children and young people living in the inner city of Manchester offering one to one support such as mentoring, counselling and life coaching to address a local rise in young people been radicalised as a result of extremism and promoting and developing performance skills through workshops. This will offer support through engaging young people in positive activities to raise community awareness and involve young people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Manchester Marvels Sitting Volleyball

Manchester Marvels Sitting Volleyball

£9,953 Sport England
21 Dec 2015 Pagelight Productions

The Stokes Project

£7,012 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2015 Manchester Sensory Links

The organisation will use the funding to provide social opportunities for hearing impaired and visually impaired children, young people and their families. This will enable the organisation to provide opportunities for the beneficiaries to develop friendships with people that face similar issues and challenges, thereby alleviating concerns regarding them becoming isolated, whilst increasing confidence and self-esteem.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Education Trust

Bangladeshi women arts history project

£10,696 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2015 Helen Clare

Buckles and Butterflies

£11,300 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2015 Wythenshawe Town Football Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver new community activities, including a mum and toddlers dance class and coffee mornings, a support group for single parents and a day trip, and fitness/coaching classes for people with disabilities. This will provide support and social activities for people at risk of isolation and activities to help improve beneficiaries? physical wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Nick Jordan

The Plotlands artists video

£2,000 Arts Council England
8 Dec 2015 Creative Tourist

Manchester After Hours

£14,000 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Albert Club

Changing rooms development

£59,120 Sport England
3 Dec 2015 Friends of Philips Park Cemetery

Manchester Remembers WW1

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 Marketing Manchester

Manchester Cultural Destinations Programme Phase 2

£72,750 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2015 Nicola Colclough

Health Records Exhibition: Artistic Development

£3,675 Arts Council England
1 Dec 2015 British Cycling

Major Events - UCI BMX Super Cross

£27,955 Sport England
1 Dec 2015 Tandem Theatre

The organisation will use the funding to produce a short documentary film highlighting issues faced by people who are homeless; and this will include interactive workshops, film making and presentations. This will provide an opportunity for people who are homeless to have a voice, access work experience and gain employment, life and social skills through the production of a film highlighting and raising awareness of the issues faced by people who are homeless or vulnerably housed.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2015 Webster Primary School

The organisation will use funding to install outdoor adventure play equipment, for the nursery pupils of the academy, to include a triple tower unit with net traverse, a rope tunnel and surfacing. This will provide children with a safe and stimulating place to play, with the aim of developing them physically and improving communication skills.

£9,845 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2015 Northmoor Community Association

The organisation will use the funding to deliver an English language skills training project for those who are unable to speak English at entry level. This will programme will provide the beneficiaries with the necessary skills to access further accredited training and development opportunities, thereby improving employment prospects.

£9,475 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Greater Sport

Female Coaching Fund

£9,000 Sport England
23 Nov 2015 LCP 0161 Fitness

The organisation will use the funding to provide health and fitness activities and nutrition advice for young people and families in the local community. This will enable the organisation to encourage a structured physical exercise and healthy eating programme in a community that has few amenities and suffers from poor health and obesity.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2015 Didsbury Playing Fields Association

Drainage of Training Area at Simon FIeld

£663 Sport England
13 Nov 2015 CEDE Foundation

The organisation will use funding to deliver web design workshops, for NEET and economically inactive members of the community. This will provide beneficiaries with the basic ICT skills to enter into self employment or further training with the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification, with the aim of reducing unemployment in the area.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2015 Barlow Moor Community Association Limited

The organisation will use the funding to undertake a community consultation exercise and review its current services and method of operation and develop a plan for the future shape of its services and volunteer engagement. This will increase the organisation's effectiveness and ability to continue to respond to expressed community needs.

£7,975 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2015 English Lacrosse Association

Major Events - Women's World Cup 2017

£80,000 Sport England
11 Nov 2015 Somali Golden Centre Of Opportunities

The organisation will use the funding to provide support, guidance and education to assist unemployed clients (mainly from Somalia) who are illiterate, speak little English and do not possess IT skills to gain employment. This will enable the organisation to assist this targeted group to apply for appropriate employment and maintain application targets set by the government in order to retain their job seeker?s allowance.

£9,488 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2015 Box of Tricks Theatre Company

CHIP SHOP CHIPS

£26,958 Arts Council England
10 Nov 2015 360 Youth

The organisation will engage and recruit a team of local young people who will explore the problem of youth crime, school exclusion and youth unemployment, using film, social media and community consultations. They will use funding to provide a programme of training courses, community consultations, laptops and cameras to enable the creation of a website to disseminate their findings and part of this wider initiative.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2015 St Clement's CofE Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install an outdoor ?Physical Adventure Activity Trail' .This will enable the organisation to provide an opportunity for school children and those in the wider community to stay active and have fun outside of normal school times at no cost to children and families. This project will alleviate concerns regarding rising obesity levels amongst children and the associated illnesses that have been attributed to sedentary lifestyles.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Nov 2015 Elizabeth Wewiora

Tall Tales

£44,372 Arts Council England
5 Nov 2015 After Adoption

The organisation will use the funding to run a programme of drama based activities and performances to support young people who have been adopted and experienced issues with identity and low self esteem. This will provide young people who have been adopted with improved skills, confidence, self esteem and communication skills to build relationships and deal with issues linked to childhood trauma..

£9,754 Big Lottery Fund
5 Nov 2015 The Friends of Debdale Park

The organisation will use the funding to purchase playground equipment. This will enable the organisation to encourage children to play actively to improve physical and mental well-being and instil community pride which will lead to reduction in anti-social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 Switchflicker Productions

GLUE

£13,480 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2015 Naomi Sumner

One Flesh

£13,500 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2015 Square Peg Theatre

The Maids

£14,479 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2015 The Kindling Trust Limited

The organisation will use the funding to establish a new ?Veg Club? project that will encourage neighbours and local residents to eat more fresh fruit and vegetables. This will enable the organisation to educate the community about the benefits of healthy eating, the negative health and environmental impacts from unsustainable food production and consumption and increase opportunities to buy healthy food.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 St Augustine's CofE Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase outdoor play equipment to address issues linked to sedentary lifestyles and risk of obesity for children within their school community. This will provide outdoor play equipment which will engage the children in physical and social activities to improve their overall health and wellbeing and tackle issues linked to obesity.What Money is for :Climbing stack, balance walkway, traversing wall, monkey bars and removal of damaged items.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2015 The East Manchester Academy

This project will address the unemployment levels and significant shortage of skilled people in the creative, digital and media sector. This will be addressed by providing enrichment workshops to improve their chances of accessing further and higher education or apprenticeships, which will target pupils identified as vulnerable and likely to become NEET due to social and socio economic factors

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2015 SASCA

The organisation will use the funding to start up a new friendship club for older Somali people, and provide them with fitness sessions, one to one counselling advice and therapy sessions. This will provide beneficiaries with a support network and physical and social activities to help reduce their isolation and improve their health and wellbeing.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2015 Star Association

The organisation will use the funding to purchase office equipment and run healthy living workshops for the benefit of their members who are refugees, ethnic minority communities and migrant workers. This will increase participation in community activities which will reduce social isolation and educate these groups about the importance of healthy diets and refreshments.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Delia Derbyshire Day

Delia Derbyshire Day 2016

£2,935 Arts Council England
29 Oct 2015 Truant Company

Care Takers

£7,363 Arts Council England
29 Oct 2015 Youth Elements CIC

The organisation will use the funding to continue the publication of their quarterly magazine to support young people who are NEET through the development of workshops and life and media skills. This will improve the work and life skills, knowledge and experience of young people who are NEET through media, journalism and communication skills to improve their future opportunities and chances in life.

£9,864 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Small Things Dance Collective

The organisation will use the funding to deliver seventeen half day arts, filmmaking and creative outdoor and physical activities with children and young people who are in-patients at a children's mental health unit. This will increase the confidence and self-esteem of participants and address misunderstanding and negative attitudes to children's mental health in the wider population.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2015 The Big Ask C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to provide the tools and facilities to help the long term unemployed, people with low level criminal activity histories and those with drug and alcohol dependence to change but don?t know how. This will enable the organisation to offer a training and personal development programme to 108 people with an aim to get the targeted beneficiaries into education training and employment.

£9,934 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2015 Women's Voices CIC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver training and development support to women from disadvantaged or BME backgrounds focusing on confidence-building, drop-in support for issues relating to domestic violence, female genital mutilation, accessing local services, developing employability skills and self-advocacy.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2015 City South Manchester

Hulme 'Sweet' Hulme

£60,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2015 The Factory Youth Zone

Ourmanchester Ourselves

£49,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2015 Mancunian Way

Cedar Mount Sports Club

£7,955 Sport England
21 Oct 2015 Hercules Productions Enterprise

Prison Game Development

£14,825 Arts Council England
21 Oct 2015 Jo Clements

We will never as humans be able to see 360˚

£14,750 Arts Council England
21 Oct 2015 Manchester City Council

LIGHTWAVES (Library Fund)

£15,000 Arts Council England
20 Oct 2015 Manchester Street Pastors

The organisation will use the funding to expand their services by paying a sessional worker to engage with homeless and vulnerable people on the streets and referring them to temporary shelter. This will provide support and protection for vulnerable people, reduce the number of people on the streets and combat local crime rates and misuse of drugs and alcohol.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Oct 2015 The Autumn Support Group

The organisation will use funding to continue to run support sessions and events for families caring for children affected by autism. This will reduce the social isolation experienced by parents of autistic children by developing support which is specific to their needs, as well as enabling families to learn skills and gain confidence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2015 African and Caribbean Mental Health Services

The organisation will use the funding to hold an event to recognise and reward the achievements of mental health organisations, service users, volunteers and carers across the region. This will enable the organisation to remove the stigma attached to mental health issues, inform funders and stakeholders of the effectiveness of services and provide an area for partnership building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Piper Hill High School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase specialist sensory integration equipment that will be accessible to young people with complex needs and learning difficulties. This will enable the organisation to deliver sensory feedback sessions that will assist students with the management of their own behaviour and a step towards independence. This will improve their life chances by developing their communication, life and social skills enabling them live physically and socially healthier lifestyles.

£2,337 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2015 Home-Start Greater Manchester

The organisation will use the funding to commission an independent consultant to work with Home-Start Greater Manchester. This will enable the organisation to develop a clear strategic plan to identify future structure, direction, partnerships and efficiency measures that will ensure long-term sustainability of this network of independent charities that provide volunteer support to vulnerable families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2015 The Penthouse NQ

The Penthouse Press Gang

£5,200 Arts Council England
7 Oct 2015 Agusta Thorarinsdottir

HadroScan

£15,000 Arts Council England
7 Oct 2015 Greater Manchester Community Chaplaincy Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to provide ex-offenders with structured training in kitchen work, catering and customer service. This will include ongoing, intensive information advice and guidance to address practical barriers to effective re-integration and mentoring and befriending to overcome social exclusion, helping them to also gain skills and access to employment opportunities and reduce instance of reoffending.

£9,977 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2015 The Greater Manchester High Sheriff's Police Trust

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of community events across Greater Manchester, promoting community cohesion. This will bring people from diverse backgrounds together to discuss their fears and gain a greater understanding of the different cultures surrounding them, with the aim of reducing the fear of crime amongst different cultures and developing a stronger community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2015 Safety4Sisters North West

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a ten-month pilot project which will provide a support and empowerment service for migrant women who have no recourse to public funds and are experiencing domestic abuse. This will enable the organisation to collate evidence of the needs of this vulnerable group and educate voluntary and statutory services accordingly.

£9,959 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 The Mustard Tree

The organisation will use the funding to deliver demonstrations and training in cooking and healthy eating to service users attending its Freedom Programme designed to support disadvantaged people who have a combination of homeless, mental health difficulties, substance misuse, resettlement from prison issues. This will increase their health and wellbeing by improving their ability to cook nutritious food for themselves.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2015 Copperdale Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a community integration project that will address isolation and loneliness concerns with an aim to increase confidence and self-esteem amongst young mothers in this deprived community. A group of 15-20 young females will plan activities for a monthly market day which is aimed at engaging the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2015 Affinity Welfare C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to run project that will increase cohesion between the young and older generations in the community. The current inability of both young and older generations to interact with each other has led to instances of anti-elderly crime. The project will strengthen relationships in the community through literature and library bases activities..

£9,946 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2015 N-Gage

The organisation will use funding to re-open and resource a youth centre which they have recently secured via an asset transfer from Manchester City Council. This will give the young people a safe place to come together build relationships and be diverted from anti social behaviour.

£9,615 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2015 Mr One Million CIC

The organisation will use the funding to develop a puppet theatre production examining physical, mental and emotional health issues that specifically affect disadvantaged young men. This will raise awareness of men's health issues and increase the self confidence and esteem of the participants helping them to address their life problems.

£9,060 Big Lottery Fund
1 Oct 2015 N-Gage North West LTD

The organisation will use funding to re-open and resource a youth centre which they have recently secured via an asset transfer from Manchester City Council. This will give the young people a safe place to come together build relationships and be diverted from anti social behaviour.

£9,615 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2015 Gareth Smith

The Winter Fly

£2,380 Arts Council England
30 Sep 2015 Makers Dozen

Makers Dozen, In-source

£15,000 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2015 Northenden Community School

The organisation will use the funding to create a segregated safe area away from sports and games. This will enable the organisation to provide an area where children can enjoy quieter and more social activities including gardening.

£9,886 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2015 Outdoor Industries Association

Market Development

£185,196 Sport England
24 Sep 2015 Mercy Ministry

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a coffee morning twice a week in a deprived area, inviting local residents from all backgrounds to come together to socialise and receive advice or information about local issues or services. This will enable the group to establish a service that will reduce isolation and encourage wider community cohesion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Natalie Diddams

Thesmophoriasuzae R&D

£5,600 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2015 Khalil West

I Am For You Can Enjoy

£15,000 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2015 Bankley House Studios

Bankley Studios Project Space

£10,872 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2015 Just a Ball Game?

The organisation will use the funding to continue to deliver exhibitions and presentations raising awareness of homophobic bullying. This will enable the group to continue to highlight issues caused by bullying of LGBT people in workplaces, organisations and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Manchester Histories

Hidden Histories, Hidden Historians

£79,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 First Cut Media and Performing Arts Group

PAC45 Young Roots

£34,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Just a Ball Game

The organisation will use the funding to continue to deliver exhibitions and presentations raising awareness of homophobic bullying. This will enable the group to continue to highlight issues caused by bullying of LGBT people in workplaces, organisations and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2015 Christ The Vine Church

The organisation will use the funding to offer support for local unemployed people, including CV writing, confidence building and interview skills. This will improve the skills of local people to help them find employment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2015 Training and Support 4 Services and Exiles (Ts4se) Co-Operat

The organisation will use the funding to run a project which will improve healthcare professionals understanding of BME communities and help members of those communities understand the workings of the UK primary care and emergency services. This will enable the organisation to improve health outcomes for members of the Roma and Eritrean communities in Manchester.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2015 Training and Support 4 Services and Exiles

The organisation will use the funding to run a project which will improve healthcare professionals understanding of BME communities and help members of those communities understand the workings of the UK primary care and emergency services. This will enable the organisation to improve health outcomes for members of the Roma and Eritrean communities in Manchester.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2015 Crumpsall Lane Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install free flow play equipment at the school. This will enable the organisation to encourage children to participate in active play which will improve fitness, co-ordination, spatial awareness and confidence.

£9,635 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2015 Manchester City Centre Street Pastors

The organisation will use the funding to provide training to new volunteers and carry out street patrols in central Manchester at weekends. This will enable the group to provide assistance to people who visit the city and its nightlife to reduce the risk of harm, crime or assault on people who may be intoxicated or otherwise vulnerable.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Venture Arts

Outsider Exchanges

£45,676 Arts Council England
12 Sep 2015 Pentecost Evangelical Fraternity Bom Deus(UK) Church

The organisation will use funding to deliver activities to include healthy cooking on a budget and exercise sessions, for BME members of the community. This will enable beneficiaries to cook healthy meals for their families and learn the benefits of regular exercise, with the aim of reducing obesity and improving health amongst first generation Africans arriving in the UK.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
10 Sep 2015 Pod Collective Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver workshops which will use language and culture to bring local people together from different backgrounds, including refugees and asylum seekers. This will improve community cohesion and reduce local incidences of hate crime and racial tensions and attacks.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Mancunian Way

The organisation will use the funding to train volunteers to provide support and signpost other facilities to aid homeless people on the streets of Manchester City Centre. This will enable the organisation to provide ongoing support and assistance to the homeless and those in need of support.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Manchester Environmental Education Network

Our Environment Our Heritage

£15,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Community on Solid Ground

Traditional Best Times of South Asian Women

£27,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 St Mary's Levenshulme

Traditional woodland crafts at St Mary's Levenshulme

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Manley Park Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of outdoor activities for the children at the school and the wider community. This will enable the organisation to address the issue of social isolation and health problems that are evident within the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Wesley Community Furniture

The organisation will use the funding to run two new publicity campaigns targeted towards residential areas and public spaces, redevelop its website and add signage to transportation vehicles. This will enable the group to identify areas that may be unaware of the group and its work with providing low-cost furniture for deprived communities, volunteering opportunities and training in order to reach more members of the community and local businesses.

£7,207 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 The Co-operative Family Credit Union

The organisation will use the funding to create an informal social media and online marketing campaign to promote the benefits of credit unions to young adults. This will aim to improve the financial literacy of young people to prevent them from accessing high cost credit and getting in to financial difficulty.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 Moston Fields Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create a community garden on the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to produce fresh fruit and vegetables which will benefit the health of their children in an intergenerational project which will see local residents working alongside children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 Command Prayer Centre Ministries International

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources to establish an IT cafe at a community centre. This will enable the group to deliver basic and accredited IT skills training to the local community, particularly those who are unemployed, older or in need of access to computers to carry out job searches or access online services.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 Command Prayer Centre Ministries Int

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources to establish an IT cafe at a community centre. This will enable the group to deliver basic and accredited IT skills training to the local community, particularly those who are unemployed, older or in need of access to computers to carry out job searches or access online services.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Manchester Creative & Media Academy

The school will use funding to install a bio-dome greenhouse on the school site with a bedding area to grow a range of fruit and vegetables. It will run lunchtime and after school clubs. This will allow students from the school to work together to grow their own vegetables, linking up with another school to share ideas with too. Plants and seeds produced through the project will be donated to the local community planting up parkland and green areas with bedding plants and shrubs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Manchester Settlement

The organisation will use the funding to enhance its current alternative education provision by offering Duke of Edinburgh placements and an outdoor residential activity to pupils. This will enable the group to provide additional educational activities to young people unable to attend mainstream education to improve confidence and independence to support their progression either back into mainstream school, further education or employment.

£9,627 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Gorton Visual Arts

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of kite making workshops for people at risk of social isolation and those with disabilities with a view to make a documentary to promote understanding and social cohesion. This will enable the organisation to engage with isolated and vulnerable people to better increase their cohesion with the community through an engaging activity and an educational production.

£9,965 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Simpson Memorial Community Association Moston

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish the kitchen and create space for training and conference facilities at its community facility. This will enable the group to modernise the facilities for local residents and community groups to use, as well as increase the range of activities available with modern ICT equipment and kitchen facilities.software, projector, screen.

£9,972 Big Lottery Fund