Lottery grants awarded to Rochdale in 2016

36 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
9 Mar 2016 Alnoor Mitha

Partnership with the Colombo Art Biennial (AIDF)

£4,200 Arts Council England
18 May 2016 Borough of Rochdale Multi-Faith Partnership

Holocaust Memorial 2017

£1,525 Arts Council England
5 Dec 2016 Deeplish Community Centre Association

This project will run a pilot project providing an accessible IT facility and sessional training and support services for members of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2016 Edwin Waugh Dialect Society

The Lancashire Burns: Edwin Waugh s Bicentenary

£7,120 Arts Council England
19 Sep 2016 Falinge Community Group

This project is a series of art based, cooking and cultural sessions which will enable the group to celebrate the cultural diversity of their local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2016 Fighting Fit

The organisation will use the funding to provide a physical exercise and social improvement programme, including a healthy eating aspect, based around martial arts and boxing. This will enable the organisation to provide structured exercise and lifestyle education to alleviate concerns of beneficiaries developing long term health issues caused by obesity which is prevalent in this community.

£9,793 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2016 Freehold Tenants & Residents Association

The group will use the funding to provide after school and homework clubs, and a holiday play-scheme. This will engage young people in positive activities in a safe and secure environment.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jan 2016 Friends of Sacred Heart

The organisation will use the funding to purchase portable play equipment to create an active play area for the school children and their families in the local community and run after school fitness sessions. This will aim to reduce and prevent obesity in the local area through increased active play and organised activity sessions.

£9,879 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2016 Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum Trust

Refurbishment of Art Deco Fire Station, redisplay of fire-fighting collections and wide ranging engagement programme

£1,807,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 Greave Tenants and Residents Association

The funding will be used to run gardening, IT and homework classes and training in the community. This projects aims to improve educational attainment through improved access to IT and homework support and reduce isolation amongst older people in the local community.

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2016 Hamer Amateur Boxing Club & Community Fitness Centre HABCC

Box On Project: Hamer ABC

£10,004 Sport England
5 Oct 2016 Home-Start Rochdale Borough

This is a new project that will provide befriending activities to 120 people, with children aged 5- 11, who require support with complex mental health difficulties prior to reaching crisis point. Trained volunteers will provide practical and emotional assistance to families and adults within their own homes, improving their emotional wellbeing and independence.

£312,897 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2016 Link4Life

Contemporary Forward #2

£51,700 Arts Council England
5 Oct 2016 Link4Life

Revealing Rochdale

£14,000 Arts Council England
16 Aug 2016 Manchester Integration and Education Community

The organisation will use the funding to run sessions for African families and children in the local community to introduce participants to the concept of a balanced diet, and develop their skills in relation to healthy food shopping, food preparation, cooking and fitness. This will aim to address language barriers, lack of integration and address an increase in obesity.

£9,560 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 Midas Adventure Activities

The funding will be used to run a fitness programme targeting young Asian people between the ages of 5 and 15 in the local community. This will increase physical activity and address low self-esteem and social isolation.

£8,460 Big Lottery Fund
3 Feb 2016 Milnrow Parish Church of England Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment to landscape an area within the school grounds that is currently derelict. This will enable the organisation to create a green space in the centre of a large deprived council estate, which will be used during and after school hours.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2016 Multicultural Resource Centre

This project will deliver a series of awareness raising and therapeutic sessions using story telling and reminiscence techniques. The sessions will be aimed at people in the black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) community with enduring mental health problems or dementia, as well as their carers. It will also involve the training of organisations in the community to provide ongoing support. This will increase awareness of and reduce the stigma attached to mental illness and dementia.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Mar 2016 Petrus Community

Hidden - Stories from the Rochdale Underground

£22,000 Arts Council England
10 Aug 2016 Q Gardens

The organisation will use the funding to develop a sensory garden for people with disabilities and low self esteem with beneficiaries acting as volunteers and contributors. This will increase the health and wellbeing of participants by engaging them in useful activity within the wider community and reduce their stress levels.

£8,860 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2016 Q Gardens

This project will use the funding to deliver a community Christmas event, Easter event and a final summer event. This will enable the organisation to work with residents of all ages from the Kirkholt estate to deliver the events and celebrate the culture and heritage of the estate.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2016 REAL Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver workshops using specialist agencies and trainers to engage with parents, carers and schools. This will ensure that the adults who work with and support children and young people are trained so that the needs of disadvantaged children and young people are met.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2016 Rochdale And District MIND

Funding will be used to develop the project that helps adults improve their mental wellbeing via a range of activities. After an initial assessment, beneficiaries will have access to weekly support groups, a programme of life skills and educational courses, physical activities and regular mindfulness sessions.

£341,364 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2016 Rochdale Connections Trust

This is the development and continuation of a project that aims to deliver support to vulnerable children and young people living in and around Rochdale. The group will provide more creative workshops, courses, mentoring and group drop-in sessions to help the beneficiaries with team building, life skills, confidence and self-esteem. Parental support programmes will also be available to help families build better relationships.

£473,350 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2016 Rochdale Hornets Rugby Football League Club Society Limited

Rochdale Masters of League

£5,900 Sport England
18 May 2016 Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival - Generatio

Generation Z

£14,030 Arts Council England
25 Oct 2016 Rochdale Mayfield Amateur Rugby League Club

Pitch Construction

£10,000 Sport England
13 Jul 2016 Sandbrook Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to run morning and evening activities in dance, martial arts and yoga aimed at children, staff and parents. This will improve health and increase activity with the aim of addressing health concerns in the local community relating to lack of exercise.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2016 Shawclough Community Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment for an outside play area within the school grounds for use all pupils who come from wide ethnic backgrounds, some of whom speak English as a second language. This will enable the organisation to integrate the pupils and break down language barriers by engaging them in active play in a safe environment, aiming to increase academic performance, and divert them from engaging in anti-social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2016 Sheltered Housing in Partnership (SHIP)

The organisation will use the funding to continue to deliver activities to stimulate and entertain older people form local sheltered schemes, including, movies, music memorabilia, bingo and quizzes. This will also provide sessions for participants to design their own memory boxes, used to stimulate personal memories, and provide nostalgic refreshments and social activities to reduce their social isolation and improve wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2016 Spotland Community Association

This project will deliver workshops to members of the local community who suffer from heart related problems. This will provide a programme of sessions which have been designed to deal with identified health and wellbeing issues to encourage healthier lifestyles.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2016 St Vincent's Roman Catholic Primary School, Rochdale

The school will use the funding to create an eco-trail for pupils and the local community. This will provide them with a stimulating outdoor environment and support them to become engaged in the natural world.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 The Bond Board Limited

A project to support people in hardship including those with chaotic lifestyles and multiple needs such as poor health, homelessness, substance misuse, offending, victimisation, poor social relationships, financial difficulties, lack of employability skills, exclusion or lack of engagement with services. it will provide access to hot meals, foodbanks, fuel, clothing, washing and laundry facilities, furniture and financial support for those moving from benefits into work.

£510,139 Big Lottery Fund
23 Aug 2016 The Green Village

The funding will be used to deliver sessions for black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) parents about the dangers of their children using the internet, with an aim to help them ensure their children?s safety online.

£7,755 Big Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2016 Vintage Worx CDT

The organisation will use the funding to set up two community run and managed groups to offer social activities for local people out of Falinge Park, Rochdale. This will aim to reduce isolation and increase access to community activities in the local area.

£9,914 Big Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2016 Vintage Worx CDT (Community Development Trust)

The organisation will use the funding to set up two community run and managed groups to offer social activities for local people out of Falinge Park, Rochdale. This will aim to reduce isolation and increase access to community activities in the local area.

£9,914 Big Lottery Fund