Lottery grants awarded to Salford in 2017

37 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
25 Oct 2017 Fereshteh Mozaffari Vanani

One More Push

£14,900 Arts Council England
25 Oct 2017 Hercules Productions Enterprise

The Ellis Hercules Story

£14,980 Arts Council England
26 Sep 2017 DIY Theatre Community Interest Company

BLAST OFF!

£29,323 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2017 Irwell House Artists Studios

Developing Sustainable Practice

£12,850 Arts Council England
2 Aug 2017 The Broughton Trust

This project will work to improve the wellbeing, aspirations and employment prospects of young people and adults living in Salford who are furthest away from the labour market. It will look at the physical and physiological barriers to participation and reduce them through tailored support and guidance. The activities will be inclusive, accessible and aimed at the whole community to support them in their own journey of personal development and into employment.

£499,996 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jul 2017 Unlimited Potential

The funding will be used to recruit local children with asthma to join a community choir designed to improve the condition through singing. The project aims to reduce the use of NHS services and the severity of the children?s asthma.

£4,510 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2017 Toll House

The group will carry out a number of sessions for young people in the local area, including, music, homework and healthy living sessions, whilst also renovating the kitchen and installing a bike rack. This will provide the users of the centre with opportunities to learn new skills, socialise and run various different clubs from the hall.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2017 Jems

The funding will be used by a community organisation to provide a range of guidance and support around having babies and parenting. The project aims to support local families by increasing the training available to their volunteers.

£9,896 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2017 AGUDA North West

The funding will be used to run a programme of food preparation, nutrition and budgeting courses for isolated women who have mental health issues or are at risk of post-natal depression. The project aims to improve their mental health by reducing isolation and engaging them in community activities.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2017 University Of Salford Students Union

Fencing Electric Scoring System

£2,921 Sport England
27 Jun 2017 LKYPG

The funding will be used to run an inter-generational film project exploring the issues and concerns of older people in the local community. The project aims to strengthen the community by bringing together older people alongside young people to complete the project.

£5,889 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2017 Caritas Diocese of Salford

This project runs step-by-step support for homeless people in Salford to access and sustain accommodation and independent living. The work will run in five stages including; stabilising people in immediate need, assessing individual needs, identifying temporary accommodation, supporting people to work with housing providers to find long term accommodation and then secure and maintain the tenancy.

£418,029 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2017 Music Plus Trust Ltd

This group will use the funding to deliver singing, recording and performing sessions created for and by elderly members of the community. This will improve engagement, socialisation and have a positive impact on their wellbeing.

£9,640 Big Lottery Fund
25 May 2017 Irwell House Artists Studios

Launching Sustainable Studio Provision for Artists in Greater Manchester

£15,000 Arts Council England
25 May 2017 Dig Media Ltd

Creation of a Digital Media Archive by Iconic 60s, 70s and 80s Cultural Change Makers

£50,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 May 2017 Salford Community Leisure Limited

Lark Hill Place 1918

£32,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 May 2017 Start Creative - Hand Crafted In Salford Ltd

The funding will be used to run workshops for local people, primarily those suffering from mental ill health and worklessness, to learn timber framing skills. The project aims to improve wellbeing, confidence and self-esteem, raise aspirations and increase skills through participation in a social activity.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
4 May 2017 Lubavitch Day Camp

The funding will be used by a voluntary organisation to support children with special educational needs from the local orthodox Jewish community to attend a summer camp. The project aims to reduce social isolation, and help people to access activities to improve their wellbeing, and provide respite for their families.

£9,535 Big Lottery Fund
3 May 2017 Peel Park Pink Picnic

The funding will be used to address the issues of discrimination again the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LGBT) community by holding a picnic to bring together different parts of the local community to change misconceptions.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2017 Islington Mill

Finance Foundations -Islington Mill

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 The Cathedral School of St Peter and St John RC Primary

The funding will be used by a primary school to improve their playground area, to include a climbing wall, a bouncy tyre play area and soft safety flooring. The project aims to improve outdoor facilities at the school, and provide stimulating activities to help improve behaviour and aid the children?s development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2017 Whitebeam Community Association

The funding will be used to resource a community garden. The project aims to strengthen the community by engaging older and newly arrived residents from other cultures in shared activities and skills exchange, as well as support people who are isolated or have poor mental health.

£8,356 Big Lottery Fund
10 Apr 2017 Hobby Lobby

New sports - Table tennis and Pool

£8,233 Sport England
29 Mar 2017 England Oromo Community

The funding will be used to hold an English and Oromo language homework club and as well as sessions for adults. The project aims to provide help and support to refugees and asylum seekers to integrate into the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2017 Holding Hearts

The funding will be used to offer mentoring services for vulnerable teenagers and women in the local community to address issues such as addiction, healthy eating and mental health. The project aims to provide help and support to those that are suffering from various issues including stress and health problems.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2017 Buile Hill Visual Arts College

The funding will be used by a secondary school to run yoga and martial arts training sessions for girls who are reluctant to take part in competitive sports. The project aims to improve their health and wellbeing by increasing their activity levels, reducing the risk of obesity.

£9,300 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2017 St Clements Church, Ordsall

New terracotta window tracery/leaded lights to south aisle/vestry with improved facilities and activities

£249,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2017 DIY Theatre Community Interest Company

The funding will be used to run sessions for young people with learning difficulties. The project aims to provide people with the opportunity to learn new skills, gain confidence and increase their self-esteem.

£9,955 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2017 Best Choice

The funding will be used to run sewing skills training sessions for young women in the local Jewish community. The project aims to improve their practical skills and understanding of fashion as a career option, as well as give them an opportunity to get involved in community activities by creating the costumes for a local carnival.

£9,974 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2017 Gateway Action (Salford)

The funding will be used to run computer classes for young Jewish people in the local community. This will include workshops focusing on cyber bullying and social media, as well as giving them an opportunity to improve their basic skills. The project aims to improve young people?s employment prospects.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2017 Women in Stitches

The funding will be used by a voluntary organisation to continue to run their craft group and to hold an event for International Women?s Day. The project aims to enable the group to continue to meet, taking part in creative activities that prevent social isolation.

£3,033 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 Connecting Communities Group

Slaying African Swag

£56,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 Working Class Movement Library

Skills for the Future

£8,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2017 Chandos Bowling Club

The funding will be used by a voluntary organisation to improve their facilities and provide day trips for their members. The project aims to improve and make safe their outdoor area as well as provide the equipment for the group to prepare refreshments for visitors.

£8,440 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2017 Weaste Ladies Health & Craft Group

The funding will be used to provide a variety of classes and trips that will help people gain new skills and increase their confidence and self-esteem. The project aims to reduce social isolation and encourage people to make significant life-style changes.

£7,366 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Binoh of Manchester

The funding will be used to run advice, guidance and training programmes for people who may not be accessing existing services. The project aims to provide tailored support in areas including finances, debt and budgeting.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2017 Time out for Carers

This project provides carers with support and respite to reduce isolation and improve their health and wellbeing. The funding will be used to run a weekly support group where carers can share their issues, receive complimentary therapy, listen to talks by health and welfare professionals, participate in crafts activities and attend trips.

£7,949 Big Lottery Fund