Lottery grants awarded to Wirral in 2015

36 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Dec 2015 Flagship Money Guidance Limited

The organisation will use the funding to work with people living in disadvantaged local communities through provision of free financial guidance and support through ?making the most of your money' seminars. This will reduce financial stress and enable participants to make informed choices about how to manage their money better to reduce reliance on food banks.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 West Kirby Grammar School

The organisation will use the funding to run workshops for vulnerable and disengaged youngsters that will raise awareness of the issues surrounding homelessness. This will enable the organisation to educate the targeted youngsters and engage them in a project to breakdown prejudices and alleviate concerns about them becoming NEET and falling into homelessness.

£9,660 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 Black Horse Hill Junior School

The organisation will use the funding to install active play equipment and safety surfacing on the school?s grounds. This will enable the organisation to encourage children to take part in active play which will address issues of obesity, improve motor skills and reduce the incidence of bad behaviour at break-times.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2015 The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a Cancer Survivorship Programme consisting of two courses focussing on overcoming problems effectively and mindfulness. This will enable the organisation to further improve the well-being of survivors of cancer.

£9,886 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2015 Eastway Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install school playground games and exercise equipment. This will enable the organisation to provide out of school activities for both play and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 67projects

The Liverpool Provocations: January 2016

£14,960 Arts Council England
12 Oct 2015 Hoylake Parade Community Centre (HPCC)

The organisation will use the funding to install an external disabled platform lift. This will enable the organisation to allow full accessibility for everyone to all first floor rooms of the community centre.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Wirral Borough Council

Wirral Sailing School

£150,000 Sport England
6 Oct 2015 Inclusively Taekwondo

The organisation will use the funding to provide Taekwondo sessions for disabled adults and children with additional needs. This will enable the organisation to offer a structure physical activity in a safe environment, enabling them to socialise with non-disabled children and adults, thus addressing feeling of isolation, whilst improving physical and mental health.

£8,884 Big Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2015 Pioneer People Wirral

The organisation will use the funding to purchase tools and equipment and develop a community workshop with metalwork, woodwork, DIY and leatherwork areas. This will encourage intergenerational working, enable older residents to pass down traditional skills, and undertake projects to help improve the local community, helping to reduce their isolation.

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 XRoads Recovery C.I.C.

A project to provide accommodation, support and rehabilitation for adult males, and particularly ex-services personnel, suffering from a range of complex health and lifestyle barriers including mental health issues including PTSD, homelessness and those in recovery from substance/alcohol misuse. The scheme will support personal development around health, education, employment and training, and will offer practical support such as benefit advice, paying bills, setting up bank accounts and learning to cook.

£179,248 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2015 Thornton Allotment Society

The group will use funding to install fencing around the perimeter of their allotment site. This will provide service users with a safe environment, with the aim of reducing incidences of break ins and vandalism.

£4,829 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 St Andrew's CofE Aided Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install trim trail activities in their yard to benefit children during play time, breakfast and after school care club and extracurricular clubs. This will aim to address rising levels of obese and overweight pupils through increased physical activity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Brigitte Jurack

Translating the street

£8,115 Arts Council England
1 Sep 2015 Poulton Lancelyn Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor play area for pupils by installing artificial grass and purchasing new play equipment. This will provide a play area which is accessible for pupils with additional needs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2015 KH2 Community Link Services C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to run group bi-weekly meetings and a trip to the park and art gallery for people suffering from dementia in the local community to talk about people's memories of the Wirral and develop resource cards and posters. This will aim to reduce social isolation through therapeutic activities to improve wellbeing.

£3,440 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2015 Unity Supported Housing Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to deliver employability and education sessions for female victims of domestic abuse. This will also provide one to one and peer support, and informal and non-accredited learning activities for beneficiaries to help develop their skills, improve their confidence and educational and employment opportunities.

£9,856 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2015 Oaklands Residents Social Fund

The organisation will use the funding to purchase furniture, BBQ and shrubs to enhance the outside space in their retirement complex. This will enable the residents to use this area to run activities, events and to socialise in an effort to reduce isolation.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2015 The Court Social Fund

A project to replace dining furniture to enable the group to continue to run luncheon clubs and social activities for older people in the local community. This will reduce social isolation through positive activities aimed at developing relationships.

£7,798 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2015 Great Meols Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to build a creative activity centre on existing school grounds based around a fantasy ship theme for the benefit of the children from the wider school community. This will provide bespoke play facilities which will tackle issues linked to physical, cognitive and social development of their beneficiaries.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2015 Claire House

The funding will be used to purchase a new car to support the organisation?s Hospice to Home service, which offers a 24-hour on call service for palliative and end of life care. This will provide support for children and young people with complex medical conditions.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Jireh Community Project Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of physical activity and healthy living sessions aimed at people of all ages, abilities and skill. This will enable the group to provide children and young people with activities to encourage healthier lifestyles and improved fitness, as well as support adults, older people and people with disabilities in learning healthy habits, improving fitness and preventing obesity and health problems as a result of inactivity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2015 Gilroy Community Allotment Society

The group will use the funding to build an environmentally friendly compost toilet. This will ensure that the site is accessible to all within the community who would like to use the allotment, including pupils from local schools and older people.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 Upton Victory Hall

Refurbishment of Clubhouse and Facilities

£72,775 Sport England
21 May 2015 Dee Sailing Club

Youth Engagement

£10,000 Sport England
23 Mar 2015 Look After Yourself (Prenton Group)

The organisation will use funding to run health and exercise sessions for older people in the community. This will improve their wellbeing, fitness and reduce their isolation.

£4,759 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2015 Clare Mount Specialist Sports College

The organisation will use funding to create a community cafe in the school grounds. This will enable students, parents and families to take part in training and community activities, helping to break down barriers, challenge perceptions of disability and provide work experience for students.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2015 Crass Routes

The organisation will use funding to run a series of workshops and events to address issues around mental health. These will help to raise awareness of mental health issues, empower beneficiaries to learn skills and improve their confidence and self esteem.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2015 Wirral Volleyball Club

South Wirral High School Volleyball Development

£1,184 Sport England
5 Mar 2015 The Melrose Welfare Centre

This is a project by a charity in Hoylake, Wirral. The organisation will use the funding to deliver music sessions for different age groups within the local community culminating in a live performance. This will provide positive activities to help improve intergenerational relationships; raise young people?s aspirations and help reduce isolation for older people.

£6,150 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2015 Creative Roots C.I.C.

This is a project by a company in Wirral. The organisation will use funding to run workshops and a festival focusing on raising awareness and stimulating discussion around mental health. This will help to increase health and wellbeing and reduce stigma in the community.

£9,936 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2015 West Kirby Sailing Club

Purchase of Boats For Adult Sail Training

£8,334 Sport England
26 Jan 2015 Festival of Firsts

Wirral Festival of Firsts 2015

£14,800 Arts Council England
26 Jan 2015 St John's Catholic Junior School

This is a project by a school in Wirral. The group will use the funding to develop its outdoor area that is currently not fit for purpose. The school will install astro turf that will enable the area to be used by afterschool clubs to encourage children to take part in outdoor activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2015 The Mount Social Fund

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Bebington, Wirral. The organisation will use the funding to refurbish their lounge which is no longer fit for purpose, including new chairs, settees, tables, screen and projector and entertainment system. This will improve the safety of the facilities for the residents, providing easier access for people with mobility issues and new activities for them to socialise and enjoy.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2015 Ultro Services

This is a project by a company in Wirral to provide on the job placements opportunities and training, recycling skills and support with employment skills for people who are socially isolated. This will provide job experience and on the job skills and support for people who are unemployed and reduce land fill through a recycling project.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund