Lottery grants awarded to Ballymena

View by year

1995 ~ 1996 ~ 1997 ~ 1998 ~ 1999 ~ 2000 ~ 2001 ~ 2002 ~ 2003 ~ 2004 ~ 2005 ~ 2006 ~ 2007 ~ 2008 ~ 2009 ~ 2010 ~ 2011 ~ 2012 ~ 2013 ~ 2014 ~ 2015 ~ 2016 ~ 2017

562 matching grants found.

Showing 100 results per page.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
2 Mar 2015 County Antrim Agricultural Association

The association has been responsible for organising the Ballymena Show for over 100 years. The grant will allow them to provide equipment, first aid and security for the community event.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Ballymena Inter-Ethnic Forum

The organisation gives bi-lingual support to ethnic minorities in Ballymena. The project will provide interpreters who will signpost members to support and information services, as well as supporting the group?s users to integrate into the local community.

£8,180 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Ballymena Substance Users Support Group

The group supports people affected by drug and alcohol misuse in Ballymena. They are using the grant for training that will increase the support they can provide to the group?s members, equipment and activities for members such as cookery classes.

£8,511 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Ballymena Academy

The school is using the grant to buy outdoor gym equipment that can be used by pupils, parents and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 North Ballymena Community Cluster

The organisation represents and supports a number of voluntary and community groups in the north Ballymena area. They are using the grant to run a series of activities that will bring older people together such as lunches, gardening, arts, crafts and trips.

£6,527 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2014 Raymond Watson

Short story collection

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Dympna Johnston

Living with Grief

£1,400 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Mark Johnston

Managing Loss

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Nov 2014 Dunclug Partnership

Forward Together

£41,870 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
11 Nov 2014 BEWWT

The group promotes and supports the natural environment in Broughshane. The grant is being used to buy equipment for volunteers, including a shed and a trailer.

£8,250 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Broughshane Primary School

The school is using the grant to build an outdoor educational space to increase the pupils? learning and development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Cushendall District Development Group Limited

The group, which encourages community development in the Cushendall area, is using the grant to develop a community resilience plan. This will put measures in place to cope with potential emergencies such as flooding and tidal surges.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Broughshane Primary School

The school is using the grant to build an outdoor educational space to increase the pupils? learning and development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2014 Artnagullion Rural Educational & Cultural Society

The group, which provides a range of community activities in Ballymena, is using the grant to make improvements to the hall so it can be used for more community activities and events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 Ballymena Lions Club

The group provides support to vulnerable people both locally and internationally. The project is providing the Message in a Bottle scheme where people keep a bottle containing their personal and medical details in a common location in their house for the

£2,352 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2014 Ballymena Lions Club

The group provides support to vulnerable people both locally and internationally. The project is providing the Message in a Bottle scheme where people keep a bottle containing their personal and medical details in a common location in their house for the Emergency Services to access.

£2,352 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 Glenravel Festival Committee

The committee organises an annual festival for the Cargan based community. They are using the grant to run a range of daytime activities to enable local people to try their hand at something new and widen the appeal of the festival. Activities include pot

£7,023 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2014 Glenravel Festival Committee

The committee organises an annual festival for the Cargan based community. They are using the grant to run a range of daytime activities to enable local people to try their hand at something new and widen the appeal of the festival. Activities include pottery, nature walk and children?s entertainment. The festival will run from 16th-24th August.

£7,023 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2014 Portglenone Enterprise Group Ltd

The group provides social and educational opportunities for people in Portglenone village. They are using the grant to fund a new larger Men?s Shed for community use.

£9,859 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2014 Four Towns Rural Regeneration Group

The group is a community hub for four neighbouring villages. The grant is being used to purchase office equipment and four de-fibulators which will be placed in each of the villages: Tamlaght O‘«÷Crilly, Culnady, Portglenone, Upperlands.

£9,011 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2014 Portglenone Enterprise Group Ltd

The group provides social and educational opportunities for people in Portglenone village. They are using the grant to fund a new larger Men?s Shed for community use.

£9,859 Big Lottery Fund
28 May 2014 Mid & East Antrim Agewell Partnership

MEAAP supports older people in the Ballymena, Larne & Carrickfergus areas. The project is supporting volunteers and delivering a 12 week pilot Meals on Wheels service within the Ballymena area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Ballymena RUC Association

The group provides support and social services to members of the Royal Ulster Constabulary and their families. The grant is being used to provide respite activities and an educational programme.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2014 Ballymena RUC Association

The group provides support and social services to members of the Royal Ulster Constabulary and their families. The grant is being used to provide respite activities and an educational programme.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
1 May 2014 Tullygarley & District Residents Association

The group promotes the welfare and social cohesion of residents in the Tullygarley and District area. The Surf and Snack project will deliver 12 IT sessions for residents who would like to improves their skills and learn more about the internet.

£3,107 Big Lottery Fund
1 May 2014 Tullygarley & District Residents Association

The group promotes the welfare and social cohesion of residents in the Tullygarley and District area. The Surf and Snack project will deliver 12 IT sessions for residents who would like to improves their skills and learn more about the internet.

£3,107 Big Lottery Fund
30 Apr 2014 St. Joseph's Primary School, Dunloy

The school will use the grant to run the Learn in Play project which will provide outdoor play equipment.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Braid Water Senior Group

The group provides a number of services and activities for older people in the Harryville area. The project will provide equipment for the luncheon club.

£2,975 Big Lottery Fund
19 Mar 2014 Braid Water Senior Group

The group provides a number of services and activities for older people in the Harryville area. The project will provide equipment for the luncheon club.

£2,975 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2014 Connaughtliggar Cultural Group

The organisation, which is a cultural group for older people, will use the grant to buy marquees so events and activities can be held throughout the year.

£1,050 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2014 Castledawson Primary School

The school will use the grant to run the Health and Happiness in Our Playtime project, which will improve the school playground to promote healthy activities.

£9,417 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2014 St Mary's Primary School

The school, which provides education and pastoral care to children from the village of Cushendall and the surrounding area, will use the grant to purchase outdoor play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2014 The Rectory Residents Association

The organisation provides support and training to help tackle social isolation. The Rectory Together project will involve activities, outings and events to help bring local people together.

£5,982 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2014 The Rectory Residents Association

The organisation provides support and training to help tackle social isolation. The Rectory Together project will involve activities, outings and events to help bring local people together.

£5,982 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2014 The Country Playgroup

The group provides care for children under five in a rural area near Ballymena. The project will provide play equipment that will aid the children's social and physical development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2014 The Country Playgroup

The group provides care for children under five in a rural area near Ballymena. The project will provide play equipment that will aid the children?s social and physical development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2014 Bann Maine West

Bann Maine West will use the funding provide social opportunities for older people in the local community.

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jan 2014 Bann Maine West

Bann Maine West will use the funding provide social opportunities for older people in the local community.

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2013 Federation of Women's Institutes NI - Broughshane Branch

The grant will be used to give local people the chance to explore the culture and heritage of Broughshane by learning crafts such as bead work, Limerick lace, bobbin lace, patchwork, painting and floral art.

£8,414 Big Lottery Fund
19 Nov 2013 Kells & Connor and District Social Committee

The Group will use the funding to organise visits, speakers and events for local older people, one of which will be a Christmas lunch.

£6,625 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2013 James Hughes

Undeclared The Lost People and Spaces of Istanbul

£913 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Nov 2013 Ballykeel Together Development Association

The Group will use their grant to provide a range of social outings and activities for people from Ballykeel and surrounding area.

£9,879 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2013 Happitot's Playgroup

The group is a community run playgroup, providing pre school education in the Cullybackey area. The grant will be used to install new playground equipment including suitable safety surface.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2013 Happitot's Playgroup

The group is a community run playgroup, providing pre school education in the Cullybackey area. The grant will be used to install new playground equipment including suitable safety surface.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2013 Castletower School

The school caters for children with varying levels of learning difficulties and special needs. The grant will be used to deliver six hours of music therapy over a forty-week period.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2013 Portglenone Senior Citizens Arts and Crafts Club

The provides health and recreational activities to older people living in the Portglenone area. The grant will be used to run art classes.

£1,140 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2013 Portglenone Senior Citizens Arts and Crafts Club

The provides health and recreational activities to older people living in the Portglenone area. The grant will be used to run art classes.

£1,140 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2013 Lisnagaver Flute Band

The group aim to promote an interest in flute band musical traditions and preserve the existing repertoire of flute music as well as providing and securing the provision of educational or recreational facilities and services. The project will fund capital

£8,311 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2013 Ballymena Substance Users Support Group

The organisation supports those living in the Ballymena who have experience with substance abuse. The project will fund start up costs, equipment and good practice visits to similar groups within Northern Ireland, as well as trips and activities for group

£8,267 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2013 Portglenone Thursday Senior Citizens Bowling Club

The organisation is a senior citizens club that aims to provide exercise and social interaction through bowling for older people in the Portglenone area. The project will provide a range of activities for older people.

£720 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Ballymena Inter-Ethnic Forum

The project promotes good relations in Ballymena area. The project will renew office equipment to ensure continued delivery of services

£4,954 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2013 Ballymena Inter-Ethnic Forum

The project promotes good relations in Ballymena area. The project will renew office equipment to ensure continued delivery of services

£4,954 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2013 Broughshane and District Community Association Ltd

The group will use the grant to run a range of creative music programmes, encouraging community involvement.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2013 Ballee Community Association

The grant will be used to create a community IT facility, providing a safe space for young people. A mother and toddler club will also be developed.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2013 Ballymena Family & Addicts Support Group

The five-year 'Let's Get Together' project will support older people who are living with addictions including alcohol and prescription medication. Addictions can develop as older people experience isolation, bereavement, retirement depression or anxiety.

£476,710 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2013 Mark Johnston

Alfie Johnston

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 May 2013 Dympna Johnston

A tribute to Alfie

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Apr 2013 St. Colmcille's Primary School

The school will use the grant to provide a trim trail for pupils in P3-P7.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2013 Kellswater & Tullynamullan Cultural, Education & Development

The group, which provides social, educational and recreational opportunities for residents living in the local community area of Kells. The grant will be used to provide equipment to improve facilities at the group's leased premises at Kellswater Hall.

£7,666 Big Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2013 Mid & East Antrim Agewell Partnership

The grant will be used to run a range of services aimed at improving the health and wellbeing of vulnerable older people including a new Good Morning scheme manned by volunteers. Additional services like home visits & support in accessing services will al

£495,658 Big Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2013 Ballymena Borough Council

On the Brink: The Politics of Conflict 1914 - 1916

£184,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2013 The Dunclug Partnership

The Partnership is a multi-agency task force established to tackle major issues which impact on the health and well-being of residents in the Dunclug area of Ballymena. The grant will be used to run a range of events for the local community.

£6,990 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2013 Broughshane Loyal Orange Lodge No 503

The group will use the grant to upgrade the hall through minor building works.

£8,944 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2013 Carnlea Orange Hall Management Committee

Based in Ballymena, the group provides facilities for a number of community groups and run activities including a dancing club, bowling club, band practice, Lodge meetings, birthday partie. The grant will be used to install a condensing oil boiler /heati

£24,280 Big Lottery Fund
13 Feb 2013 All Saints Youth Club

The club will use the grant to install draught proofing across the building, existing windows, doors and lights will be replaced including boiler and space/heating controls. Water heating controls and existing boiler will also be replaced. Wall and roof

£49,703 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 The Country Playgroup

The playgroup provides pre-school education to children under five living within the Ballymena area. The group will use their grant to provide a roof cover for an existing outside play area enabling all year use.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2012 St.Mary's Primary School

The school will use the grant to develop a physical play area within the grounds of the school.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2012 Ballymarlow & District Community Group

Located on Moorfields Road, Ballymena, the project provides a range of recreational and social activities in its hall and is host to a number of clubs and groups which also includes BBQ's, tea dances, table quizzes. The group will use their grant to inst

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2012 Ballymena Business Centre Ltd

Ballymena Business Centre is based in Galgorm, Ballymena.Based in Galgorm, Ballymena, the Business Centre is a social enterprise which provides support for business start ups and shared workspace. The project will use their grant to replace their existin

£9,467 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2012 Moyasset Heritage and Cultural Society

Located in Ahoghill, the group provides a range of activities and includes talks on Ulster Scots tradition and the King James Bible. The Society also hold photographic exhibitions and local community events. The grant will be used to replace existing w

£9,811 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2012 Glenravel Social Committee

Funding for a pantomime - Shrek

£4,369 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Oct 2012 Marlagh Education & Cultural Group

The group promotes and educates people in Ulster Scots traditions and cultures. The grant will allow the group to facilitate a range of cultural and physical activities for the local community.

£7,661 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 Carniny Primary School

The school will use its grant to develop an adventure trail for the school children.

£6,339 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 Portglenone Enterprise Group Ltd

The group provides a range of recreational, social and physical activities for the local community. It will use its grant to set up a 'Men's Shed' project and to deliver a series of workshops.

£9,919 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 Community Focus Learning

The group, which provides vocational training or retraining for people in the north Antrim area, providing them with the necessary skills to equip them for future employment, will use its grant to install a fully equipped ICT suite.

£9,991 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 Masonic Lodge 246

The group, based in Broughshane, organises charitable, social and education events and will use its grant to upgrade toilet facilities in its hall.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2012 Bann Maine West

The organisation provides support to community and voluntary groups in West Ballymena. The group will use its grant to set up a programme of Lunch and Learn events for older people in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2012 Eamonn Higgins

Making It - Year 1

£2,448 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Oct 2012 Dunnygarron Cultural Society

Based on the outskirts of Cullybackey, the group will use their grant to carry out wall, roof and floor insulation. New windows will be installed and doors fitted. Draught proofing will also be carried out and a new boiler installed. Energy effecient

£46,723 Big Lottery Fund
3 Oct 2012 Ferniskey LOL 115

The group, which runs activities and events for people in the local area, will use the grant to replace the existing windows in its hall with double glazing. This will help to reduce bills and the money they save will be used to continue to develop and im

£9,780 Big Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2012 Ballymena Family & Addicts Support Group

The group, which provides support to people whose lives have been affected by substance misuse and their families, will use the grant to run the `Rory and Lila? project at local schools, nursery schools and community groups.

£9,172 Big Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2012 Women's Aid Antrim, Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne and Newt

The group, which provides a support services for women and children whose lives have been affected by domestic violence, will use the grant to buy provide equipment and storage for their safe haven garden.

£6,336 Big Lottery Fund