Lottery grants awarded to Newtownards

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
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 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
6 Dec 2001 East Down Inst. of Further & Higher Ed

This project will make learning accessible to disadvantaged communities in the east Down area through the creation of a comprehensive information and communications technology (ICT) network at seven locations. The project will provide basic skills in IT a

£58,920 New Opportunities Fund
14 Nov 2001 Chirpy Chicks Playgroup

This group provide pre-school education for children in the Greyabbey area and they wish to upgrade their play equipment, provide better storage improveing the service they provide.

£4,773 Community Fund
14 Nov 2001 Greyabbey and District Community Association

This group aims to bring the community together especially young people through social events - they wish to hold Christmas events encouraging children to participate in making decorations, cards and then organising an Xmas party late December.

£595 Community Fund
14 Nov 2001 Glen Ward Community Development Association

The group aim to improve the quality of life of local residents by representing them with statutory agencies. The project will enable the group to purchase equipment to increase the group's efficiency.

£1,795 Community Fund
14 Nov 2001 Manor Court Play Centre

The group provide pre-school education for children aged 3-4 and promote the development of children. The project will enable the playgroup teachers to gain additional qualifications.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2001 Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership

The grant will be used to create 120 before school, 120 after school and 120 holiday places for children aged 4-12 years old in County Down. 5 local schools will be served.

£67,339 New Opportunities Fund
23 Oct 2001 NI Blind Golf

"British Blind Golf Championships, July 2002"

£10,000 Sport Northern Ireland
6 Sep 2001 Bowtown Development Agency

The project will facilitate Bowtown development Agency with a development worker and administration worker to develop community projects in the area. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of a Community Development worker, administration worke

£49,015 Community Fund
22 Aug 2001 Umha Aois

This Group Brings Visual Artists And Archaeologists Together To Explore The Creative Possibilities Of Bronze Age Technologies - They Are Seeking Part Funding For Arts Project 2001.Project Admin/Marketing Expenses, Transport, Ceramics/Stone Technicians Wag

£1,859 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 Aug 2001 Peninsula Community Transport (PACT)

The group organises a community transportation scheme in the Ards area and attempt to reduce social exclusion. The project will allow the group to better advertise their services.Display items, including boards, lamp, literature & book rack and visual di

£1,149 Community Fund
31 Jul 2001 Portaferry Womens Group

This group is established to advance education and recreational facilities for women in the Portaferry The award will pay for tutor fees, volunteer expenses, travel and administration costs for computer classes.

£4,658 Community Fund
19 Jul 2001 The Select Vestry of Newtownards Parish

St Marks Church, Newtownards

£1,084,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 May 2001 Ulster Women's Hockey Union

3 year development programme for U17 girls

£8,850 Sport Northern Ireland
26 Apr 2001 Ballywalter Playgroup

This group aims to provide safe and satisfying group play, increase parental recognition and encourage charitable activitiies.

£4,928 Community Fund
26 Apr 2001 Killinchy and District Community Development Association Ltd

The organisation provides a wide range of resources for the local community.Furniture for hall, office and meeting room and kitchen equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
26 Apr 2001 Northern Ireland Pensioners Convention

The group are the organistion in NI to which local older people, clubs and Trade Union retired members associations may affilliate, provided they accept the policies and constitution of the NI Pensioners Convention.

£1,092 Community Fund
9 Apr 2001 UB Irish Hockey Association

Employment of a High Performance Manager - Sally Bell

£140,000 Sport Northern Ireland
30 Mar 2001 Glen Ward Community Development Association

This project aims to produce and implement an overall strategy for the community. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a full-time Community Development Worker, and associated project costs.

£62,964 Community Fund
30 Mar 2001 Glen Ward Community Development Association

This project provides an after-school childcare service for 24 children (aged from four to five years) five days a week, enabling parents to access training and education to enhance their employment opportunities. The grant, over two years, will pay for

£24,550 Community Fund
28 Feb 2001 Bees Nees Early Years Centre

The project is the continuation of a well established pre school service in a small area of need that is located in a prosperous area.

£77,264 Community Fund
15 Feb 2001 Northern Ireland Childminding Association

The grant will be used to create 22 before-school places, 39 after-school places, 42 holiday places and 6 weekend places with registered childminders in home-based settings. The places will cater for children aged 3-14 years old in the following areas; En

£55,864 New Opportunities Fund
6 Feb 2001 Comber Rifle Club

Construction of new indoor shooting range

£70,000 Sport Northern Ireland
23 Jan 2001 Greyabbey Senior Citizens Monday Club

This group provides recreation and educational activities for senior citizens in the Greyabbey area of North Down. With the money awarded they will buy sewing machines, associated materials and kitchen equipment.

£4,992 Community Fund
23 Jan 2001 Kirkistown Ulster-Scots Cultural Society

This group organises and promotes the local history and culture of the Ulster Scots in the Ards penninsula area. The group will refurbish their building with the money awarded.

£4,980 Community Fund
31 Dec 2000 Strabane Sports and Recreation Advisory Committee

Millennium Community Awards Scheme

£4,000 Sport Northern Ireland
11 Dec 2000 Greyabbey Village Hall Management Committee

This group provides facilities in the interest of social welfare for the community in the rural town of Greyabbey. The grant will allow the group to commission and produce a business plan to examine key issues enhancing their approach for future funding e

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Dec 2000 Little Doves Community Playgroup

The playgroup provides care and education for pre-school children in the West Winds estate of Newtownards. The grant will help the group subsidise fees and running costs on a one-off basis for six months.

£5,000 Community Fund
14 Nov 2000 DTI - Individuals

DI Lifestyle

£1,000 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2000 DTI - Individuals

DTI Lifestyles

£1,000 Sport Northern Ireland
25 Oct 2000 Lisbarnett and Lisbane Community Association

The grant will be used to provide 24 after school and 24 holiday places for children aged 5-11 years old in Lisbane. Schools served will be Killinchy Primary and Bally Keigle Primary schools.

£15,077 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2000 Play-a-way Child Care Centre

The grant will be used to create 16 before school, 16 after-school places and 16 holiday places for children aged 3-11 years old in Newtownards, Belfast. Schools served will be Victoria Primary, Castle Gardens, Abbey Primary, Londonderry Primary, St Fini

£20,500 New Opportunities Fund
19 Oct 2000 Irish Association of Change Ringers

Equipment - purchase and installation of three bells.

£19,353 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
8 Sep 2000 Northdown Community Works

The money will pay for a display projector and computer with the money awarded.

£4,074 Community Fund
2 Aug 2000 Play-a-way Child Care Centre

The grant will allow this playgroup to purchase play equipment.

£3,720 Community Fund
14 Jul 2000 Northern Ireland Childminding Association

This Group Promotes The Development Of Children By Providing Quality Care And Education Within Home Based Settings. Venue Costs, Speakers, Promotional Material, Mailing, Programmes, Information And Transport.

£1,544 Millennium Commission
16 Jun 2000 Playcentre

The grant will be used to set up a 16 place holiday scheme and a 12 place wrap-around scheme for children aged 3-4 years old in Newtownards, Co. Down. The project will be open to all schools in the Newtownards area.

£3,614 New Opportunities Fund
14 Jun 2000 Play-a-way Child Care Centre

The project is to extend a preschool/after-school facility and sustain it as a community business. The award, over one year, will contribute towards the costs of a new play room and toilets for disabled children.

£95,000 Community Fund
8 Jun 2000 Non-Subscribing Presbyterian Church, Comber

Non-Subscribing Presbyterian Church, Comber - Repairs

£88,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2000 Donaghadee Branch of Arthritis Care

This group meets monthly to talk about various aspects of arthritis, with medical and non-medical speakers, to create an awareness of the condition. The grant will help pay for a respite break to an Arthritis Care hotel.

£4,925 Community Fund
10 Dec 1999 Playcentre

The grant will be used to create 12 after-school places for children aged 5-7. The facility will be situated in the Newtownards area of Co. Down. The school served will be Londonderry Primary.

£1,953 New Opportunities Fund
22 Nov 1999 Killinchy And District Community Association

The construction of a community hall to provide a neutral venue from which a programme of capacity building and community led initiatives can be developed, organised and implemented. This is part of a larger scheme which will include the provision of a pl

£90,000 Community Fund
7 Sep 1999 St Patrick's GAC

Construction of changing pavilion

£80,000 Sport Northern Ireland
3 Sep 1999 Ballygowan Senior Citizens Day Centre Club

This group provides a day centre for senior citizens. The grant will pay the fees of a craft tutor and keep fit instructor, as well as transport costs.

£4,313 Community Fund
19 Aug 1999 West Winds Residents Association

Access - West Winds Youth Club Yard Refurbishment.

£2,087 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Aug 1999 Movilla High School

Sculptural Entrance (gates)

£9,900 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Jul 1999 NI Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers

Millennium Community Awards Scheme

£2,000 Sport Northern Ireland
20 May 1999 Killinchy and District Community Develop

Millennium Mosaic

£4,348 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
4 May 1999 Select Vestry of the Parish of Killinchy Union

St Marys Church Hall, Kilmood - Repairs

£128,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Apr 1999 Crossroads Caring For Carers ( N I ) Ltd

The project is to develop a volunteer recruitment strategy, provide volunteer training and support the setting up of volunteer committees across Northern Ireland. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full-time volunteer liaison officer, tra

£107,639 Community Fund
9 Mar 1999 Irish Ladies Golf Union NI Region

Alison Coffey

£6,000 Sport Northern Ireland
5 Mar 1999 Portavogie Primary Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and will use the grant for salaries.

£3,704 Community Fund
5 Mar 1999 6th Ards Sea Scout Group

This group provides physical and mental development for young people. The grant will pay for outdoor clothing.

£662 Community Fund
5 Mar 1999 Kirkistown Ulster-Scots Cultural Society

This group organises cultural activities. The grant will pay for the installation of new kitchen and toilet facilities.

£4,719 Community Fund
21 Jan 1999 Castle Espie Bird Watching Club

This group promotes knowledge of birds and their environments. The grant will buy equipment which will enable people with mobility or visual impairments to use the club's services.

£4,840 Community Fund
21 Jan 1999 Comber and District Childminding Group

This group provides training and support for registered childminders. The grant will pay for educational visits, office equipment and a children's party.

£900 Community Fund
13 Jan 1999 Ards Borough Council

Festival projects to include the commissioning of 2000 bell sculptures the creation of a composition for the bells and a choreographed dance involving the community. The project will culminate in a large-scale performance in Newtonnards December 2000.

£39,312 Millennium Commission
16 Dec 1998 Lisbarnett and Lisbane Community Association

This project is to refurbish an existing building and transform it into a centre for the local community. The grant, over one year, is for refurbishment costs.

£40,743 Community Fund
19 Nov 1998 Ards Borough Council

Sand filled synthetic pitch,floodlighting

£242,300 Sport Northern Ireland
30 Sep 1998 Ballyhalbert And District Community Association

The group intend to purchase a derelict building and refurbish it as a community centre. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of a suitable property, associated building work, refurbishment and fees.

£46,758 Community Fund
20 Aug 1998 Arts Care (Ulster, North Down and Ards)

New Work - Sensory Garden

£20,800 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Jul 1998 Strangford Lough Yacht Club

Construction of clubhouse

£100,000 Sport Northern Ireland
26 Jun 1998 Ards Borough Council

Upgrade of sports hall and changing

£250,000 Sport Northern Ireland
26 Jun 1998 DTI - Individuals

DTI Lifestyle

£1,450 Sport Northern Ireland
26 Jun 1998 DTI - Individuals

DTI Lifestyle

£1,750 Sport Northern Ireland
5 May 1998 Ards RFC

Upgrade of clubhouse etc

£95,526 Sport Northern Ireland
5 May 1998 DTI - Individuals

DTI Lifestyle

£538 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Apr 1998 St Joseph's Balycran GFC

Construction of changing pavilion

£76,902 Sport Northern Ireland
2 Apr 1998 Swim Ulster Ltd

"Emma Robinson, Andrew Reid, Michael Williamson, Andrew Bree, Louise Robinson, Mark Madine, Mark Craig, James Hand, Diane Simms"

£31,950 Sport Northern Ireland
4 Feb 1998 Kircubbin Ballycranmore Clay Pigeon Club

Purchase of equipment

£3,923 Sport Northern Ireland
3 Feb 1998 DTI - Individuals

DTI - Lifestyle

£1,400 Sport Northern Ireland
3 Feb 1998 Ulster Women's Hockey Union

"9th European Under 21 Nations Cup - Women's Division A, August 1998"

£59,500 Sport Northern Ireland
9 Nov 1997 North Down Cricket Club

Alteration/extension to facility

£65,000 Sport Northern Ireland
4 Nov 1997 DTI - Individuals

DTI Individual

£950 Sport Northern Ireland
4 Nov 1997 DTI - Individuals

DTI - Individuals

£1,300 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Oct 1997 DTI - Individuals

DTI - Lifestyle

£1,685 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Oct 1997 DTI - Individuals

DTI - Lifestyle

£1,400 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Oct 1997 Ulster Women's Hockey Union

"European Nations Cup, 1999"

£120,000 Sport Northern Ireland
29 Sep 1997 Bees Nees Early Years Centre

This organisation provides pre-school care. The project will develop Highscope, a holistic approach to child development working with trained staff and parents. The grant, over three years, is for one full-time post and part-time administration support.

£26,726 Community Fund
4 Mar 1997 St Patrick's GAC & Camogie Club

Purchase of land and development

£73,865 Sport Northern Ireland
26 Feb 1997 St Patrick's Racquets Club

Upgrade of 4 existing tennis courts

£61,000 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Feb 1997 Newtownards Melody Flute Band

Equipment - Musical Instruments

£5,677 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 1997 Dr Wright Memorial Pipe Band

Equipment - Musical Instruments

£7,688 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 1997 Killinchy Silver Band

Equipment - Musical Instruments

£13,799 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 1997 Ballywalter Flute Band

Purchase of musical instruments

£16,125 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 St Patrick's Community Centre

Equipment Purchase - Lighting, Seats, Tables

£25,807 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 1996 Crossroads Caring For Carers ( N I ) Ltd

This pilot scheme will identify young carers within Northern Ireland and establish the level of support they require. The grant, over three years, will provide a salary for a development worker and cover running costs.

£81,004 Community Fund
10 Dec 1996 Ards Borough Council

Upgrading of tennis courts

£49,750 Sport Northern Ireland
18 Apr 1996 Newtownards Silver Band

Equipment - Instruments, Uniforms

£18,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland