Lottery grants awarded to Ballymena, Northern Ireland

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
13 Jun 2017 Cullybackey Community Partnership

The group delivers community projects and events in Cullybackey. They are using a ?6,850 grant to develop the landscape of the village, including providing tourist and community information display boards.

£6,850 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2017 BraveheartsNI

The organisation, which is based in Ballymena, supports teenagers and young adults in Northern Ireland with congenital heart disease. They are using a ?9,350 grant to run training for volunteers.

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2017 Bannside and District Bee Keepers

The group, based in Portglenone, received a ?5,080 grant to buy equipment and resources to deliver workshops to community groups to educate them on the environmental importance of bees and other pollinators.

£5,080 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2017 Portglenone Community Workshop And Mens Shed

The group based in Portglenone provides activities and support for local people. They received ?9,962 to buy equipment and run workshops which bring people together and improve the strength and well-being of the local community.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
26 Apr 2017 Mid & East Antrim Borough Council

Lottery - Local Gov Challenge

£40,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
21 Apr 2017 Friends Of St Louis, Ballymena

The group supports extra-curricular activities for pupils of St Louis Grammar School in Ballymena. They are using the ?5,880 grant for a Duke of Edinburgh and Gaisce Presidents Award scheme.

£5,880 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2017 All Saints Youth Club

The Ballymena youth club works with young people aged 8-25 and offers personal development, community and social activities. They are using the ?8,895 grant for a residential trip and equipment.

£8,895 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 St Patrick's Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The association supports primary school pupils and their families in Rasharkin. They are using the ?9,680 grant for ICT equipment and training for the children and parents of two local schools for use outside of class time. They will also create a local digital history book.

£9,680 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Broughshane and District Community Association Ltd

The group is an umbrella organisation for 38 groups which supports community development in the Broughshane and Slemish electoral wards. They are using a ?10,000 project for a health and well-being programme for local people including older people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2017 Roger Casements GAC

The club provides opportunities for the community to take part in sporting, cultural and social activities in Portglenone. The project is using the ?9,896 grant to make improvements to their hall and buy equipment so they can run more workshops for the community.

£9,896 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2017 Glenravel and District Community and Residents Association

The organisation, based in Glenravel, Ballymena, provides activities and services for the local community. The ?9,227 grant is being used to provide activities and day trips throughout the year for all ages in the Glenravel community.

£9,227 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Comhaltas Dun Lathai

The group provides Irish music tuition and dance classes in Dunloy, Co Antrim. They are using the grant to celebrate a former member of the group and his contribution to the local community.

£1,100 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 Glarryford Young Farmers Club

The organisation provides activities for 12-30 year olds in a rural community helping to reduce isolation and develop skills. The project will bring local people together to celebrate the history of their building and the local area over the past 70 years.

£2,225 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Dunloy Cuchullians GAC

The organisation is a Gaelic athletic club based in Dunloy which provides sport, recreation and community activities. They are using the ?9,999 grant to make improvements to their hall so it can be used for more community activities and events.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Carniny Primary School

The primary school in Ballymena are using the ?9,985 grant to develop a sheltered outdoor area that can be used for storytelling, art work, science, music making and relaxation.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Ballymena Nursery School

The group is the oldest nursery school in Ballymena and cares for and educates 104 pre-school aged children. They are using the ?4,800 for a castle themed party to celebrate the group?s 50th anniversary in May 2017.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 Ballymena United Youth Academy

The organisation aims to develop social responsibility for young people through community development initiatives. They are using the ?9,742 grant on courses and workshops that will contribute to the personal, social and academic development of young people in the club and volunteers.

£9,742 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2016 Women's Aid ABCLN

The three year Make It Better project supports young people in Antrim, Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey who have been affected by domestic violence and works with them to set goals, improve their education, health and wellbeing and social development. It includes an OCN in Domestic Violence Prevention programme, talks on mental health, and help with CVs. Youth advisory groups and steering groups are also deciding on activities and helping to recruit staff.

£600,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Oct 2016 Mid and East Antrim Borough Council

Carnlough Industrial Heritage Hub Project

£58,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2016 Carnlough Community Association

The voluntary organisation works to improve Carnlough village. The five-year Carnlough Changes project is improving civic pride, developing community services, improving skills, and recruiting more volunteers . Building on the ideas from a Village Plan, a forum made up of local people is driving the project forward. Activities include a gardening club, parent-led summer scheme, and a community newsletter. The group is sharing learning with other communities and has links with support organisations.

£195,610 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2016 Spina Bifida, Hydrocephalus, Information, Networking, Equali

The five-year Bright Stars project is offering emotional and practical support to the families of children under the age of 10 with spina bifida and hydrocephalus across Northern Ireland. When a family brings their baby home from hospital a support worker helps them develop a personalised plan for the child. There is a network of peer support groups for families and they support siblings to develop stronger relationships and better understand the difficulties faced by their disabled brother or sister.

£419,808 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 Ballymena Substance Users Support Group

The Ballymena group are using the ?9,895 grant to provide support to those in the community affected by substance abuse.

£9,895 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 Victory Praise Community Church

The Ballymena based church are using the ?10,000 grant to increase the skills of volunteers and provide various events and activities for the community

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2016 Sasha McVey

Making It

£3,710 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Amanda St John

Artist Development and UK Tour

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Oct 2016 Cloughmills Community Action Team

The community led group are using the ?4,975 for a celebration of the history of the Mill in Cloughmills. The event will cater for around 400 people and will involve a series of learning, recreation and social activities.

£4,975 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2016 Glenravel Social Committee

Brave - Musical/Pantomime

£1,022 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Sep 2016 Bann Maine West Community Cluster

The group based in Portglenone support community and voluntary groups. They are using the ?9,980 grant for a series of lunch and learn sessions under the themes of health and wellbeing and history for older people living in rural areas.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2016 The Braid Foundation

The organisation is volunteer led and provides programmes for those with learning disabilities, addictions, mental ill health and complex needs in the Northern Trust area. They are using the ?9,300 grant to provide recreation and therapy through horse riding for people with a learning disability and complex needs.

£9,300 Big Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2016 Mary Queen of Peace Primary School

The school in Cargan, Co Antrim, is using the ?7,500 grant to provide after school activities for their pupils including sports and creative arts.

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Ballee and Harryville Community Enterprise

The group supports community projects in south Ballymena, helping them to work and learn together and share resources. They are using the ?5,000 grant to bring local people together to present and celebrate their achievements throughout the year and network together over an evening meal.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Mary Queen of Peace Primary School

Mary Queen of Peace Primary School, near Ballymena, is a new school formed by the amalgamation of two primary schools - Glenravel PS, Martinstown and St Mary's PS, Cargan. They are using the ?5,000 grant to celebrate a new community spirit in the Glenravel area. They are holding four main events ? a day of team building games, a pupil of the month assembly, a Christmas celebration and a summer sports day.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2016 Ballymena North Partnership Limited

The group provides training and employment opportunities and also promotes participation in health, fitness and recreation activities. They are using the ?9,808 to develop an area of waste land into allotments for growing produce.

£9,808 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2016 Glenariff Improvement Group

The group runs activities for older and isolated people and lobbies for improvements in the Glens of Antrim area. They are using the ?10,000 for a year-long weekly programme of environmental volunteering.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2016 Loughgiel Mums 'N' Tots

The group is a parent and toddler group which focuses on enhancing the quality of life for mothers and young children in the rural area of Loughgiel. They are using the ?2,044 to provide storage and safety equipment, soft flooring and room dividers.

£2,044 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2016 Kells and Connor Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The organisation provides fundraising, educational and social opportunities for pupils, families and the wider community of Kells and Connor Primary School. They are using the ?10,000 to install an outdoor activity trail for children?s play and exercise activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2016 Ballykeel Together Development Association

Ballykeel Remembers

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2016 Greenlough Primary School

The primary school in Portglenone is using the ?10,000 to empower parents in supporting their children to develop ICT skills and keep them safe online by running after school activities which allow parents to develop their own skills and knowledge in ICT.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2016 Con Magees GAA Club

A Century of Sport, Heritage and History, Con Magee Glenravel GAA Club (1916-2016)

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 May 2016 Cushendall District Development Group Limited

Cushendall District Development Group Limited

£499 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2016 Cloughmills Golden Oldies

The group provides social and recreational opportunities for older people living in Cloughmills and the surrounding area. They are using the ?8,235 for a range of social and educational activities including arts and crafts and day trips. They are also providing wheelchair battery packs to enhance the independence of members who are wheelchair users.

£8,235 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2016 Seven Towers Community Cultural & Educational Association

The group provides support to the community in Ballymena. They are using a ?9,884 grant to buy equipment and run training to set up a community allotment.

£9,884 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2016 Seven Towers Community Cultural & EA

The group provides support to the community in Ballymena. They are using a ?9,884 grant to buy equipment and run training to set up a community allotment.

£9,884 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 Raglan Place Tenants Association

The Ballymena based group brings local residents together. They received an ?4,242 grant to run trips and events, including a Christmas party, trip to Portrush and coffee mornings.

£4,242 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2016 Ballykeel 1 Moving Forward Community Group

The newly formed Ballymena group provides programmes and services for the community. They are using a ?9,489 grant to run a range of events and activities, including a befriending service for older people, a gardening club, and an arts programme.

£9,489 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2016 Lotus Group NI

The group promotes the health and wellbeing of older people in the Indian community in Ballymena. They received ?9,690 to reduce isolation and loneliness in older people by running activities including a Luncheon club, health checks, music classes and workshops on the Internet.

£9,690 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2016 Portglenone Enterprise Group

Northern Bank Portglenone

£154,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2016 Portglenone Enterprise Group

Northern Bank Portglenone

£206,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2016 Gortrighey AOH & Community Hall

The organisation uses their community facility to hold meetings and events. They received ?9,960 to make improvements to the hall, which is outside the village of Rasharkin, to encourage greater use by the wider community.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2016 St John's Parent Teacher Association

The group supports families, pupils and the wider community at St John?s Primary School in Carnlough. They received a ?9,661 grant to provide 27 iPads and accessories for use out of class time.

£9,661 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2016 Ballykeel Together Development Association

The group provides community activities in the Ballykeel estate in Ballymena. They are using the ?8,903 for a range of activities for the community including intergenerational arts and crafts, dance classes and family outings.

£8,903 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2016 Bann Valley Community Group

The group provides a wide range of activities for all age groups from the community in the rural area of Portglenone, Co Antrim. They are using the ?9,960 to make improvements to their hall.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2015 Ballyboley Pipe Band

The organisation promotes the Ulster Scots culture to people in the Ballyboley area outside Larne. The project received ?9,839 to make improvements to the local community hall and promote wider use by the community.

£9,839 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2015 All Saints Parish (Kirkinriola Community Services)

The organisation provides services for vulnerable people associated with their parish across the Ballymena area. The ?10,000 grant is being used to make improvements to the hall and run a Lunch and Learn event.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2015 Holy Cross Ardoyne Trust

This youth centre in north Belfast provides opportunities for young people to increase their personal and social development. The project received ?9,768 to make improvements to the centre so it can be used for a wider range of activities.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2015 All Saints Parish

The organisation provides services for vulnerable people associated with their parish across the Ballymena area. The ?10,000 grant is being used to make improvements to the hall and run a Lunch and Learn event.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 Cambridge House Grammar School

The school, which is based in Ballymena, received a ?10,000 grant to create an outdoor gym for use by the young people, their parents and the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 ACUSA

The Ballymena based organisation works with young people interested in urban sports. They received ?5,870 to organise a team building residential and set up a governing body for urban sports in NI.

£5,870 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 Sasha McVey

Making It

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Sharon Adams

Project Peat Spade (Working title).

£1,251 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Mary Frances Doherty

The Little Clown: Objects and Humour

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
28 Sep 2015 Ballee and Harryville Community Enterprise

The group aims to benefit and improve the lives of people in the south Ballymena area. They received a grant of ?10,000 to provide four day trips for their older members, as well as tea parties and other larger events to build up community relationships and reduce isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Sep 2015 Ballymena Nursery School

The cross community nursery school in Ballymena provides care and education for preschool children. They received a grant of ?10,000 for new play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2015 Loughgiel Community Association

The organisation offers activities and services to enhance the health and well being of people in Loughgiel near Ballymoney. They are using the ?9,964 to develop a series of training sessions for local men to reduce isolation.

£9,964 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Dunclug Youth Forum

The group provide a forum for young people to raise and deal with issues that concern them in the Dunclug area of Ballymena. They are using the ?5,803 grant for a series of workshops and weekly activities for children aged six to 12.

£5,803 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 The Rectory Residents Association

The organisation provides support, activities and programmes to help the residents of the Rectory Estate in Ballymena. They received a grant of ?7,440 to deliver a range of activities for all age groups in the local community.

£7,440 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 The Country Playgroup

The playgroup in Ballymena for children of pre primary school age received a ?10,000 grant to update the playgroup's existing facilities by removing a wall outside to create a more open area to play in, and to buy play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 The Country Playgroup

The playgroup in Ballymena for children of pre primary school age received a ?10,000 grant to update the playgroup's existing facilities by removing a wall outside to create a more open area to play in, and to buy play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Dunclug Youth Forum

The group provide a forum for young people to raise and deal with issues that concern them in the Dunclug area of Ballymena. They are using the ?5,803 grant for a series of workshops and weekly activities for children aged six to 12.

£5,803 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 The Rectory Residents Association

The organisation provides support, activities and programmes to help the residents of the Rectory Estate in Ballymena. They received a grant of ?7,440 to deliver a range of activities for all age groups in the local community.

£7,440 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Loughgiel Shamrocks GAC

One Hundred Years of Gaelic Sport and Culture in the Parish of Loughgiel

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Ulster Special Constabulary Association Mid Antrim Branch

The organisation provides support to former members of the service in the Ballymena area. They are using the ?1,800 for a respite day trip to Lough Erne in Fermanagh for 40 members and companions.

£1,800 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Ulster Special Constabulary Association Mid Antrim Branch

The organisation provides support to former members of the service in the Ballymena area. They are using the ?1,800 for a respite day trip to Lough Erne in Fermanagh for 40 members and companions.

£1,800 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2015 Ballymena Festival of Music, Speech and Dance

Centenary celebrations for Ballymena Festival

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Glenravel Festival Committee

The group, based near Ballymena, runs a community festival that caters for all ages including families, young people and older people. They are using the ?7,495 to build on the success of the festival over the last 20 years by expanding and enhancing the schedule of events.

£7,495 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2015 Glenravel Festival Committee

The group, based near Ballymena, runs a community festival that caters for all ages including families, young people and older people. They are using the ?7,495 to build on the success of the festival over the last 20 years by expanding and enhancing the schedule of events.

£7,495 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2015 Braid Amateur Boxing Club

"The project will provide physical activities through the medium of boxing with up to 20 young women including their mum/carer from aged 13+ . These sessions will be provided 2 nights per week for a two hour period. We will require funding for venue hire, equipment, and two boxing coaches."

£3,802 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Roger Casements GAC Portglenone

"The programme will entail a number of new initiatives including a 50+ club, Couch to 5K and Biggest Loser schemes. The main target group will be the non playing members within the community and in particular women and Over 50's. Funding will cover coach fees, venue hire and small equipment."

£2,615 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 The Dojo Community Martial Arts Centre

"The Dojo will focus specifically on women and people with disabilities with the whole project being tied up with a course for young people so they can encourage continued participation. Funding will used for equipment, coaching costs, training costs and handouts for exit routes after the course."

£2,630 Sport Northern Ireland
8 Jun 2015 Dunloy Development Association

The group improve quality of life for residents and provide services for local people. They are using the ?7,155 to facilitate the Active 3G Club which provides a luncheon club for members, health related activities such as yoga, armchair aerobics, talks on health related issues, walking and gardening activities.

£7,155 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Dunloy Development Association

The group improve quality of life for residents and provide services for local people. They are using the ?7,155 to facilitate the Active 3G Club which provides a luncheon club for members, health related activities such as yoga, armchair aerobics, talks on health related issues, walking and gardening activities.

£7,155 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 Harryville Partnership Initiative

This Ballymena community organisation is using the ?2,460 to deliver a 15-week introductory art class to bring local people together and improve their skills and confidence.

£2,460 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 Harryville Partnership Initiative

This Ballymena community organisation is using the ?2,460 to deliver a 15-week introductory art class to bring local people together and improve their skills and confidence.

£2,460 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2015 Dunloy Cycling Club

"Summer 2014 pilot attracted new members, dropped off in the winter months. New 2015 project is running lady only events, attracts new members, added incentive of winter spin bike programme to retain interest. Help build fitness, confidence on bike. Spin bikes will be used by cycling club and local community."

£9,500 Sport Northern Ireland
7 May 2015 Dunclug College

The Ballymena post primary school are using the ?9,805 grant for outdoor expedition equipment to allow the school to offer the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme Bronze Award to the pupils.

£9,805 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Millquarter Primary School

The primary school in Toomebridge are using the ?10,000 grant to provide after-school and evening ICT classes for children, parents and members of the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Millquarter Primary School

The primary school in Toomebridge are using the ?10,000 grant to provide after-school and evening ICT classes for children, parents and members of the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Dunclug College

The Ballymena post primary school are using the ?9,805 grant for outdoor expedition equipment to allow the school to offer the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme Bronze Award to the pupils.

£9,805 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Dunclug Primary School

The primary school in Ballymena are using the grant to refurbish and upgrade the school play park for use outside of class time.

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Dunclug Primary School

The primary school in Ballymena are using the grant to refurbish and upgrade the school play park for use outside of class time.

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2015 Cullybackey Development Association

The cross-community group works to improve the quality of life for residents of Cullybackey. They used the ?8,135 grant for a two-day community festival on the 4th and 5th of July at Arthur Cottage, homestead of Chester Alan Arthur, 21st American President.

£8,135 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2015 Kells & Connor and District Social Committee

The organisation provides events and activities for senior citizens in the Kells and Connor areas near Ballymena. They are using the ?6,360 grant to provide a programme of monthly classes and trips for its members.

£6,360 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2015 Kells & Connor and District Social Committee

The organisation provides events and activities for senior citizens in the Kells and Connor areas near Ballymena. They are using the ?6,360 grant to provide a programme of monthly classes and trips for its members.

£6,360 Big Lottery Fund
17 Apr 2015 Cairns Residents Group

Cairns Identity Project

£39,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
17 Apr 2015 Cairns Residents Group

Cairns Identity Project

£39,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Apr 2015 Cloughmills Cultural & Historical Society

The group provides a range of activities for younger and older people in the Cloughmills community. They are using the ?1,803 grant to provide an educational trip to places of historic interest in North Down, including Castleward and the Tudor cinema in Comber.

£1,803 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 The Village Garden (Broughshane) Limited

The organisation provides services and training for the residents of Broughshane. They are using the ?9,922 grant for new equipment and for training community leaders to adapt to the larger council areas so they can support local people.

£9,922 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 The Village Garden (Broughshane) Limited

The organisation provides services and training for the residents of Broughshane. They are using the ?9,922 grant for new equipment and for training community leaders to adapt to the larger council areas so they can support local people.

£9,922 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2015 Cushendun and District Development Association

The organisation will use the grant to improve the social, economic and community development of the district of Cushendun through a series of recreational classes and community activities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2015 Cushendun and District Development Association

The organisation will use the grant to improve the social, economic and community development of the district of Cushendun through a series of recreational classes and community activities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund