Lottery grants awarded to Ards, Northern Ireland in 2002

44 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
27 Dec 2002 Shopmobility Ards

This organisation started in October 1998 and has charitable status. The organisation operates a mobility service in Ards Shopping Centre for the less abled and the project is fund employees to man the Shopmobility Service desk on site.

£58,535 Community Fund
3 Dec 2002 Ballygalget GAC

Construction of trainng pitch (90x70m)

£33,313 Sport Northern Ireland
21 Nov 2002 Ballygowan Concert Flute Band

Musical Instruments

£33,150 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Nov 2002 Northern Ireland Patchwork Guild

Group Hold Seminars, Workshops And Exhibitions Throughout Northern Ireland. The Group Wants To Hold An Exhibition In Stranmillis With Quiltmaker (Ricky Tims, Colorado, Denver).

£1,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Nov 2002 Talking Newspaper Account (Newtownards Lions Club)

The group provide local news on tape for those people who are visually impaired. The project is to fund new equipment and enable the group to expand the number of beneficiaries.

£5,000 Community Fund
28 Oct 2002 Jiminy Crickets

The grant will be used to create 24 after school and 24 holiday places for children aged 4 - 11 years old in Co. Down.

£29,656 New Opportunities Fund
18 Oct 2002 The Select Vestry of St. Saviours Parish Church

St. Saviour's Parish Church, Greyabbey

£23,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2002 The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust

Reaching Home - People and Brent Geese

£41,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Sep 2002 The Bowtown 60 Plus Club

The group provide older people with the opportunity to participate in social activities including bingo, beetle drives and outings. The project is to fund 4 tea dances to encourage social interaction.

£2,056 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Portaferry In Bloom

The group involves the local community in planning and carrying out environmental projects in Portaferry. It wishes to purchase equipment and materials in order to develop and maintain flower and scrub beds around Portaferry.

£2,545 New Opportunities Fund
4 Sep 2002 The Select Vestry of Ballywalter Parish

St Andrew's Parish Church, Balligan - Tercentenary Restoration Project

£84,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2002 Vahalla Street Theatre Players

The Group Provide Historical Tours, Conduct Re-Enactments And Narate Past Events. The Project Is To Provide Authentic Costumes And Props To Improve The Quality Of The Short Plays Conducted By The Group.

£4,638 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Aug 2002 First Comber Scouts

Group provide a service to young people where they can take part in sport, outdoor activities, conservation and education. The group wants to offer a more demanding programme of activities to develop its programme and offer new skills.

£5,000 Community Fund
14 Aug 2002 East End Community Association

Group provide dancing, drama, youth and sporting activities for the community. The group wants to improve its facilities to make the premises useable for indoor activities during the winter.

£4,379 Community Fund
14 Aug 2002 East Down Positive Farmers Group

The group provides a support network to a farming community. The project is to hold an environmental awareness conference.

£3,450 New Opportunities Fund
9 Aug 2002 Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership

Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership

£699,341 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Peninsula Amateur Theatre Group

This Group Promotes Arts And Provides Training Facilities For Young People In The Area Of Drama And Dance. The Group Wants To Hold A Number Of Performances To Maximise Its Potential.

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Portavogie and District Youth Club

roup provides weekly activities for young people. The group wants to improve its activities and encourage healthy activities as well as teaching self defence.

£1,829 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Newtownards & District Childminding Support Group

The group provides support, information and acts as a network for childminders and parents in the area. The project is to setup and equip a toy lending library.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Portaferry Playgroup

Group provides education and activities for pre-school children. The group want to secure its play area by erecting a fence as well ans improving its members physical and developmental skills.

£4,655 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 The Abbeyfield Donaghadee Society Ltd

The group provides sheltered accommodation for 18 elderly people in 2 houses in Donaghadee. It wishes to run 'Reflections of the Reign' workshops with local P7 pupils, culminating in the production of a booklet and an exhibition.

£2,925 New Opportunities Fund
10 Jun 2002 Scrabo Catering Enterprises Limited

This project will expand an existing community business by providing a catering service to the public, and employing those with mental or learning disabilities. This grant, over three years, will pay for a full time catering assistant and a part time cate

£44,174 Community Fund
10 Jun 2002 Northern Ireland Childminding Association

This project will provide a childminding network for children with disabilities and additional needs.

£47,267 Community Fund
28 May 2002 Meningitis Trust

This project will support the salary of a regional development officer in Northern Ireland to assist the existing manager to raise awareness of, and deliver the services provided by, the Meningitis Trust in Northern Ireland.

£89,253 Community Fund
17 May 2002 Ballygowan and District Community Association

The group provides information on health, education and environmental issues as well as various activities for young and old people. It wishes to hold a fun day to celebrate the Jubilee.

£1,380 New Opportunities Fund
17 May 2002 Kirkistown Primary School

This primary school wishes to run a project in celebration of the Jubilee based on the history and cultural traditions over the past 50 years.

£626 New Opportunities Fund
15 May 2002 Friedreichs Ataxia Group

This group provides support and advices for people with Ataxia and it wishes to attend an annual conference in England.

£3,358 Community Fund
15 May 2002 Chuckles Playgroup

Group provides care and education for pre school children. The group wants to extend its range of activities in order to stimulate the children by providing up to date play equipment.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 May 2002 Portaferry Mother and Toddlers Group

This playgroup provide pre-school education for children and wish to upgrade the equipment, providing better play.

£1,250 New Opportunities Fund
14 May 2002 Irish Ladies Golf Union NI Region

Talented Junior Development Plan

£19,785 Sport Northern Ireland
5 Apr 2002 Ballyhalbert And District Community Association

This group organises social, educational and recreational activities in the Ballyhalbert area and it wishes to run a 4 day Jubilee festival.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Apr 2002 Northdown Community Works

Group promotes the development of its community and offer family support, advice and guidance and volunteer training. The group wants to run various support programmes for families and children and train younger members on media studies to help develop

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Lisbarnett and Lisbane Community Association

The group provide a range of services for the community, including a youth club, parent/toddler & senior citizen groups. The project is to bring young & older people together to share experiences and generate understanding about traditions.

£873 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Carrowdore Early Years Centre

Group provides pre-school education which includes physical play, creative and imaginative , early scientific and construction play. The group want to increase their members by introducing additional resources which will develop and stimulate the childr

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Londonderry Primary School

PTA fundraiser resources for the primary school, develops family focused activities and supports education of children. The PTA wants to hold a Jubilee event which will include entertainment and the opening of a garden with the children planting.

£3,028 New Opportunities Fund
14 Mar 2002 St Patrick's Parish

St Patrick's Church, Newtownards

£389,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2002 Ulster Squash

Talented Coach

£3,233 Sport Northern Ireland
22 Feb 2002 Northern Ireland Childminding Association

The grant will be used to create 57 before-school, 66 after-school, 68 holiday and 35 weekend places for children aged 3-14 years old across Belfast, Greater Craigavon, Londonderry, Bangor and Holywood. Up to 58 local schools will be served. 95 places w

£78,962 New Opportunities Fund
6 Feb 2002 Daragael Ltd.

This Organisation Provides Programmes Such As Art Classes As Well As Providing Beneficiaries With Opportunities To Learn About Cultural Affiliations. They Will Hold A Series Of Reminiscence Story Telling Events With Guest Storytellers (Ernie Agnew) As Wel

£4,900 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Feb 2002 1st Portaferry Scout Group

This group provides mental and physical activities for all children in the Portaferry area. They wish to purchase equipment, provide training and pay for an expedition.

£5,000 Community Fund
6 Feb 2002 The Donaghadee Community Irish Dancing Group

The group enables young people to learn traditional Irish dancing. The project is to purchase materials to make their first Irish dance costumes for children.

£5,000 Community Fund
6 Feb 2002 Glen Afterschools Play Care Project

The group provides an out of school hours play care facility for the children & young people of the area. The project is to purchase equipment for the group.

£4,993 New Opportunities Fund
6 Feb 2002 Kircubbin Integrated Primary School

This is an integrated primary school which will create an outside structure dedicated to the enjoyment of reading. The area will be embossed with examples of poetry written by the children of the school.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
2 Jan 2002 Greyabbey Village Hall Management Committee

The aim of this group is to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation or other leisure time occupation they wish to purchase equipment for their hall.

£5,000 Community Fund