Lottery grants awarded to Rochdale, North West in 2008

66 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
8 Dec 2008 Rochdale Lacrosse Club

This lacrosse club have recently had a large increase in the number of junior members at their club due to promoting lacrosse through after schools coaching sessions. They will use funding to purchase new equipment and provide more coaching to accommodate

£4,999 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Milnrow & Newhey JFC

This newly established football club will use the award to provide 4-19 year olds with free access to recreational football coaching. There is currently only one other football club in the area and they only have an under 16s team. The new club will offer

£9,783 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Hollin Estate Management Board

This group will use an award to provide IT training sessions aimed at new learners and those wanting to refresh their current IT skills. This will develop the IT knowledge and skills of those who take part who can then apply these skills in work and volun

£9,949 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 John Lee Fold Allotment Association

This allotment society will use an award to replace the perimeter fence of their community site. This will improve the security of the area as the allotments are currently subject to repeated attacks of vandalism. A new fence will create a safer environme

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Dec 2008 Ellenroad Trust Limited

The project will restore the Engine House in order to protect the exhibits within the building. The project will preserve an important part of the local heritage of the area and continue to allow schools and local people to learn about it. The project wil

£48,200 Big Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2008 Rais Academy

Art With Soul

£16,600 Arts Council England
12 Nov 2008 Newhey Community Primary School

This primary school will use an award to contribute towards the creation of a Natural Play area within the school grounds. This space will be available for young people and community groups to access out of school hours. Young community members have worke

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Holy Trinity Church of England School

This primary school will use an award to change the use of their current playgrounds for the school and the wider community of the village of Littleborough. The infant playground will be used for ball games, and the junior playground will be an adventure

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Rochdale AFC Ladies

This ladies football club will invite all students from local girls schools to attend taster sessions led by qualified coaches. The group aims to establish three new girls football teams, and will encourage increased membership through the project. This i

£9,978 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 Nov 2008 Horizons Youth Group

This youth group will use funding to carry out a health and environment project aimed at young people who have behavioural issues. This will involve physical activities such as hill walking along with other fitness activities. The project will engage yo

£8,970 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Rais Academy

This group promotes and advances the education of the arts, such as drama and music, for the benefit of the local community. They will use the award to hold 20 sessions with local people to raise awareness of learning difficulties within Asian communities

£4,950 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Wrigley Brook Allotment Society

The Wrigley Brook Allotment Society was formally established in April 2007 to promote the interest of its members and continue to improve the environment of the allotment site. They have created a community space for all ages and abilities to learn and sh

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Sep 2008 Rochdale and District Citizens Advice Bureau

The project covers the entire Rochdale Metropolitan Borough and will develop the Rochdale Legal Advice Partnership (RLAP). The core group will work with other project partner members to create a learning organisation, which will continue to operate beyond

£455,978 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2008 Bury Topflight Badminton Club

Bury topflight Badminton Club is a new group set up to provide opportunities for people in the Bury area to play badminton. The project will allow the club to establish itself in its first year providing volunteers with child safety and first aid courses

£4,663 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Kingsway Football Club

This new football club will use an award to establish a football team for young people under the age of 12. The group will provide facilities and coaching to support young members of the community who wish to develop their skills, as well as organising co

£2,730 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 "H'wood, M'ton & Rdale PCT (Rochdale CSN)"

Active 4 Life

£119,900 Sport England
11 Aug 2008 Apna Cohesion Group

This new group provides social and recreational activities. They will use the award to run a summer programme of activities to engage young people as a diversion from drug-related crime. Activities include, cycling and sports sessions, and professional co

£8,208 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 St Gabriel's Roman Catholic Primary School

This school will use an award to provide a dedicated place of learning for the school's Real Reading Project. The project will target Polish women and their families who are learning English as an additional language and will hire two teaching assistants

£9,098 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 Littleborough Arts Festival

This group promotes arts and creativity within the community of Littleborough through an annual festival. The festival committee will use the award to expand the activities and duration of the event ti oncrease community involvement. The 2008 festival wil

£9,875 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 The Friendship Club

This group provides and promotes friendship for lonely and bereaved people. The group will use funding to provide training in how to use a computer for those over the age of fifty. This will allow those taking part to gain knowledge in spreadsheets, ema

£2,584 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 Newmiln Community Group

This new community group will use the award to establish a number of training and fitness sessions with the community of Rochdale. The sessions will include aerobics, first aid and community sports leadership awards. The sessions are aimed at helping to i

£4,168 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Aug 2008 Langley Festival Steering Group

This group will run a week long community festival. The award will fund fun activities such as nail art, face painting and an ice rink to encourage participation from all ages. The programme of events will also include a street parade to bring the communi

£3,801 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Jul 2008 Littleborough Holy Trinity PCC

Church of the Holy Trinity

£74,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2008 Link4life

Community Curators - Middleton

£49,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2008 Rais Academy

Balance of NW19153/2067969

£1,132 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2008 Multicultural Arts and Media Centre

Balance of NW18824/2052782

£2,213 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2008 Manchester Diamonds Cheer Squad

This cheerleading group will purchase additional equipment, allowing participants to develop further. Also, a summer camp will be held over a 5 week period for members and volunteers will attend a level 2 course. the award includes funding for full gymnas

£6,415 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Giants Foot Children and Youth Club

With the award this youth club will provide computer training for three of its volunteers who will then use this training to pass their knowledge onto the children who attend the youth club in ICT drop in sessions. The award will also enable the group to

£7,502 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 United Co-op Milnrow Band

This brass band will use an award to purchase a new tuba. The upgrade of this instrument will lead to enhanced playing skills and better sound quality for listeners.

£4,399 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Jul 2008 Demesne Media Arts Centre Limited

This company have created a new community facility, The Demesne Media Arts Centre, which will open in summer 2008. The centre will provide arts, culture, media and training activities for people of all ages. An award will enable them to purchase secure fe

£9,774 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
8 Jul 2008 Rochdale And District MIND

This project will increase social and economic inclusion and reduce discrimination faced by people with mental health problems, with the ultimate aim of including people in mainstream social activity and employment, in Rochdale and the surrounding areas.

£491,345 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2008 Link4Life (Rochdale CSN)

Coach,club,and volunteer development

£96,000 Sport England
9 Jun 2008 Falinge Park High School

This high school will use the award to provide a series of national governing body sports award level 1 courses during evenings, weekends and school holidays. These courses will enable 12-16 year olds in the Rochdale area to become sports leaders, and par

£2,376 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Jun 2008 Rochdale Festival Choir

The group will use the award to purchase new musical scores. This will enhance their current range of songs and increase their vocal skills.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 May 2008 MoorEnd Development Trust

Tim Bobbin Festival

£46,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 May 2008 Skylight Circus Arts

Circus Animateur Training Programme

£15,500 Arts Council England
12 May 2008 Rochdale Federation Of Tenants And Residents Associations

This group represents members of the community within Rochdale to help promote their benefit and social welfare. The project will develop volunteers and local community members through IT and multi-media training courses, including digital photography and

£9,993 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Pearson Juniors Football Club United

This football club will use an award to provide playing opportunities for those not given the opportunity to play for competitive clubs, including the disabled. There will also be the opportunity for those who do not wish to play to take part in match rep

£9,059 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Isherwood Close Tenants Association

This group represents the interest and community welfare ofresidents of Heywood, Rochdale. The group will purchase a widescreen television and DVDs so that the elderly tenants will be able hold movie nights once a week. All residents and families will be

£1,023 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Wardleworth Girls Sports Club

The group will use the award to develop and attract new members to the club by putting on new activities including football, swimming, horse riding and cheerleading. They aim to attract a further thirty girls who will benefit from the physical activity an

£5,238 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Fightin' Fit Females

This newly formed group will use the award to assist them in fully developing their group to its full potential. The group will be open to women of all ages and backgrounds and will provide classes such as aerobics, yoga, Pilates, kick fit, spinning and a

£3,445 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Bamford Road Allotment Society

This allotment society will use an award to install palisade fencing to the area of their site adjacent to the road and nearby housing. The site has been subject to vandalism in the past and the project will ensure that user groups feel safe and secure an

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Alkrington Tennis and Social Club

The award will be used to introduce tennis to pupils in four local junior schools both at the club and in the schools themselves. The project will involve coaching in evenings, weekends, school holidays and through holiday camps. The youngsters will benef

£4,805 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
12 May 2008 Hare Hill Court Tenants and Residents Association

This group work to represent the views and needs of residents at a residential complex for older people. They will use an award to purchase three laptop computers, which will be available for residents to loan through a booking scheme. A router and intern

£5,115 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
30 Apr 2008 The Back Door Youth Music Project

Rhythms of Rochdale

£29,837 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2008 Oulderhill Playgroup

Oulder Hill Playgroup develop children educationally and socially until they reach the age when they can attend school. The award will fund a project to train staff and volunteers in ICT to give the children anopportunity to develop their numeracy and li

£9,175 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Burnside Centre

This local community centre hosts a variety of groups including parent and toddler sessions, youth clubs and older peoples clubs. The award is for a project tol promote well being, healthy lifestyles and sexual health in the older youth group. This will b

£3,900 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Hornets Nest Egg

Hornets Nest Egg provide opportunities for supporters of Rochdale Hornets Rugby League Football Club to play an active role in assisting the club through fundraising and consultation on issues affecting the club. The award is for a project to offer tag ru

£2,929 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Rochdale Supporters Club Limited

This football supporters club will use an award to offer a programme of football and related social activities within Rochdale particularly targeting black minority ethnic groups. Coaching will be given after school and during lunchtimes to reach as many

£5,510 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Middleton Popstars Academy of Performing Arts Ltd

This group provide performance opportunities for young people and encourage personal development through performing arts. The award will part-fund an international exchange programme where young people will travel to Europe and America to take part in wor

£5,505 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
7 Apr 2008 Middleton Technology School

This school will use an award to run an out of school hours Girls Club. Activities will include hair and beauty techniques, jewellery design and catering skills development. This project will benefit female pupils.

£4,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
31 Mar 2008 Balderstone St. Mary's PCC

CHURCH OF SAINT MARY

£149,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Thornham St John's PCC

Church of St John the Evangelist

£121,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2008 Egbe Omo Ibile Yoruba

Egbe Omo Ibile Yoruba help their members in areas such as, education, sports, health and culture within the United Kingdom. The group also works close to other charitable organisations to enhance cultural awareness. With the grant they will create a langu

£9,210 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Saxon House & West View Tenants Association

An award will allow this group to install a mini I.T suite for its residents to use from the tenants association. A p.c will be purchased to allow the tenants to carry on using their skills learned from I.T classes the members attended.

£1,679 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2008 Lowerplace Primary School

This Primary School will use an award to run a number of lunch time and after schools clubs for its pupils offering many activities, such as, circus skills, Yoga, football and Bollywood dancing.

£2,355 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 Chadderton Hall Park Veterans' Bowling Club

This bowling club will use the award to develop the club in the hope of attracting new members. They will purchase a team strip to develop a club identity when competing in league matches, and purchase six sets of bowls and jacks to loan to new players.

£1,193 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 Arnold and Bagnall Court Tenants and Residents Association

This group aims to improve the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the community. The award is for a project is to extend their programme of activities for newly joined members and existing members. Activities will include chair exercise and fl

£3,690 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 Wardleworth and Spotland Sports Academy (WASS)

This group provides social and recreational activities for the local community and supports the development of young people through sports opportunities and education. This award is for a project to deliver sporting opportunities to BME community members

£9,750 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Feb 2008 Rochdale And District Play Action Council

The aim of Play and Free Time Opportunities For All Project is to develop and facilitate child-led inclusive play and free-time opportunities that will remove the barriers that exclude children, and particularly children with disabilities and special need

£247,125 Big Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2008 St James Parochial Church Council

This group will refurbish their community hall to meet the needs of the users. They will replace existing damaged fixtures with new ones that meet health and safety regulations.

£8,410 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Redwood Secondary School

Redwood Secondary School will use their award to run an after school sports club that has activities such as football, tennis, and parachute games. The school will also offer activities such as bowling and sailing which will not take place on the school

£7,268 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 Rochdale Rugby League Service Area

This sports service area wishes to run courses for athletes aged 12 to 15 years to enable them to further develop and progress their skills, with high-quality coaching. From this teams at three age groups will be selected to represent the area, and after

£7,347 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Feb 2008 MoorEnd Development Trust Limited

This charity will use an award to conduct a feasibility study into the suitability of an underused area of land, with the possibility of developing a mountain bike track and countryside park in the future. The group will also hold a fun day after the stud

£9,856 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 Total Rugby Camps

An award will allow this group to invite boys and girls aged 18 and under attend Total Rugby Camp, offering members the chance to develop their games under the influence of RFL qualified coaches. The camps will be held at a local college and will work to

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Jan 2008 Rochdale Unit 285 of the Sea Cadet Corps

This registered charity will use an award to upgrade the electrical system to comply with inspection recommendations.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme