Lottery grants awarded to Belfast, Northern Ireland in 2016

472 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Dec 2016 Patrick Sarsfields GAC

The organisation is a Gaelic athletic club based in west Belfast which provides sport, recreation and community activities. They are using the ?9,908 grant to turn an upstairs room into a fitness suite for the local community.

£9,908 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Lower Shankill Community Association

The group supports people in the Shankill area. The project is using the ?9,670 grant to run an eight month skills building programme for volunteers and to create an educational DVD.

£9,670 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Age NI

The charity supports older people across Northern Ireland. They are using a ?9,767 grant to provide training for 12 older people to give them the skills to act as ambassadors to promote the opportunities available to people in later life.

£9,767 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 S?l?s

This organisation supports children and young people who have additional educational needs and/or autism. The ?9,819 grant is being used to provide resources for their Back on Track programme which supports volunteers, who are retired teachers, to provide additional educational support to young people.

£9,819 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Autism NI (PAPA)

The group provides support to families across Northern Ireland who are affected by autism. The ?5,805 grant is being used to run training sessions for parents.

£5,805 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Families First

The organisation provides parenting skills workshops for parents of children attending pre-school, playgroups, nursery and primary schools. The ?5,340 grant is being used to run a six week parenting course that will help parents develop good parenting skills and will be delivered in nurseries or primary schools.

£5,340 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Suffolk Community Forum

The group supports the residents of the Suffolk estate and neighbourhood. The ?7,036 grant is being used to teach people to grow their own fruit and vegetables, including the basics of soil preparation, cultivation, rotation and maintenance.

£7,036 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Sudanese Community Association Northern Ireland

The group supports the Sudanese community in Northern Ireland. They are using the grant to celebrate Sudanese culture by celebrating the end of Ramadan and by holding two workshops with the wider community.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Raidio Failte Teo

The organisation provides a radio service through the medium of Irish language to 40,000 Irish speakers and learners in the Belfast area. They are using the grant to celebrate 10 years of community broadcasting to local people.

£4,400 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 St Malachy's Youth Centre

The group offers developmental, educational and volunteering opportunities for young people aged 6-25 in the Markets area of south Belfast. They are using the grant to hold a celebration event focused on the work that young people do in the community.

£4,942 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Manor Street/Cliftonville Community Group

The group supports the work of the Cliftonville Community Centre which is in an interface area. They used the grant to celebrate Christmas by providing creative activities to bring people together.

£4,155 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Ulster Special Constabulary Association

The group supports former members of the Ulster Special Constabulary. They are using the grant to remove a plaque from outside the former Castlereagh Council offices and relocate it to a memorial garden in Lisburn.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 St. Luke's Family Centre

This group is a family centre based in Twinbrook which provides activities for children, families and older people in the area. They are using the grant to hold a celebration event to mark the 35th anniversary of the organisation.

£2,125 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Gl?r na M?na Teo

Glor na Mona are an Irish language youth and community organisation in west Belfast. They are using the grant for a 10th anniversary celebratory dinner and concert.

£1,800 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Donegall Pass Community Centre Committee

The south Belfast organisation is a collective of community groups based in Donegall Pass. They are using the grant to host a family fun day to bring people together.

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Kids in Control

The group is a theatre company working with young people who have learning and physical disabilities. They are using the grant for a celebration event to showcase the achievements of the young people who have been involved in their programmes.

£4,980 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Shankill Women's Centre

The group provides cross community training and support to women in the Shankill Road area of Belfast. They are using the grant to bring together all the people who have taken part in any of the centre?s activities throughout the year, their families and the wider community, to celebrate their achievements.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Holy Trinity Youth Centre

The group works with young people in Turf Lodge to promote their social and physical development. They are using the grant to provide an eight-week programme of activities for young people, culminating in a celebration event.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 Extern Supporting Communities

Belfast One Stop Shop

£14,995 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Ashton Community Trust

Sixteen Stories - Inspiring Stories of Hope

£11,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Youth Action Northern Ireland

Domino 2

£12,653 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Arts Care

The Red Flag Mental Health and Well Being Young People's Project

£10,980 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Ardoyne Shankill Health Partnership

Creative Base

£10,024 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Dunlewey Addiction Services (NI) Ltd

Working Title - Actual title to be decided by young people

£11,800 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Start 360

Create 360

£3,478 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2016 Ballynafeigh Community Development Association

The group is a community hub which promotes community development and relations in the Ballynafeigh area. The project will fund a winter celebration event with activities and events that everyone in the community can enjoy.

£4,100 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 Cumann Chluain Ard

The Irish language community group, based in the Falls Road area of west Belfast, are using the ?10,000 grant to transform a disused lane between two rows of terraced housing into an urban refuge for local residents and the group?s members.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2016 Age Concern East Belfast and Castlereagh (Independent)

The group provides activities to reduce isolation amongst older people. They are using the grant of ?5,217 to buy computer equipment for the older people to use.

£5,217 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Our Lady's Girls Primary School PTA

The north Belfast group organises social and recreational events for parents, teachers and pupils, as well as fundraising events to support the school. They are using the ?10,000 to turn an unused piece of land into a school garden, providing opportunities to develop skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 North Belfast Women's Initiative and Support Project

This organisation offers community based health support services for the local community. They are using the ?10,000 grant to run events to provide advice and information on how to achieve a healthier lifestyle, develop coping mechanisms, and provide alternative therapies.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 Newforge Taggers Tag Rugby Football Club

The south Belfast organisation delivers tag rugby for people with learning disabilities to promote health and social wellbeing. They are using the ?596 grant to deliver a level 1 SAFE (Standard Approach to Field Emergencies in Rugby) course to coaches, volunteers and parents who are involved in disability rugby.

£596 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 Science Starz C.I.C.

The organisation delivers fun, hands-on science experiences to nursery and primary schools. They are using the ?9,949 to deliver educational science investigations throughout wWest Belfast and the Greater Shankill areas to generate interest in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) and improve educational engagement.

£9,949 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 College Park Avenue Residents Association

The group promotes social and economic regeneration of the local area. The ?5,000 grant is being used to hold a ?spring gathering? celebration event on 12 March 2017 to bring together the community living in the south Belfast Holyland/University area.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 Nexus NI

The group provides support to victims of sexual abuse across Northern Ireland. The project will celebrate the achievements of volunteer members of the group?s Client Forum, who are developing plans to become peer supporters, together with other community based support groups.

£3,322 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 Ulster Historical Foundation

The group works to develop the history of the people of Ulster. The project will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the group and recognise the many volunteers whose contribution is essential to the success of the group.

£4,709 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 Craft and Design Collective

Move IT

£1,787 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2016 Belfast Community Circus School

Feasibility Study and Concept Planning for a New Belfast Circus Building in Belfast

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2016 Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble

Purchase of Equipment.

£4,608 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2016 Cappella Caeciliana

Cappella Caeciliana: School Choirs' Workshop and Choral Concert with Conductor Eamonn Dougan

£3,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2016 Divis Youth Project

Divis Divas

£3,970 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2016 MACHA Productions

Production week, Performance Week and Tour of 'Entitled'

£8,200 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Streetwise Community Circus Workshops

Age-ility Circus

£6,580 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Open Arts

Words of Wisdom

£7,700 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Oh Yeah Music Centre

Shake, Ratlle & Roll

£7,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Play Resource Warehouse

A Picture Paints a Thousand Words

£6,642 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Prime Cut Productions Ltd

Not Not Myself

£7,350 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 EastSide Arts

Re-Generations

£6,576 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Age NI

Everyday Loneliness

£7,635 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Arts & Disability Forum

Art and Biscuits 2

£9,055 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Ballysillan Amateur Boxing Club

The organisation promotes personal development and growth through boxing in the Sunningdale area of BallysillanBallysillan area of north Belfast. They are using the ?10,000 to provide a programme of personal development for young people and for essential training for the committee and volunteers.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Ben Madigan Women's Institute

The north Belfast cross community group provides social, recreational and education activities for women. They are using the ?3,964 to provide a range of social and recreational activities for members.

£3,964 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 ROC

This Belfast based organisation, in partnership with Bauer Academy, are using the ?9,618 to run a 12 week intergenerational project in which young people to investigate and record older people's memories and experiences of growing up and living in the Millbrook area of Larne, and create podcasts of these memories to be shared with the local community.

£9,618 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2016 Rosemount House Ltd

The north Belfast organisation provides supported accommodation for those recovering from addiction. They are using the ?3,580 to celebrate their 10 year anniversary by holding an event and publishing a commemorative booklet featuring the inspirational stories of past residents and volunteers.

£3,580 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Belvoir Women's Family Support Group

The group offers weekly support to around 60 families who have children with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The ?4,085 is being used to celebrate Autism Awareness month by holding a family fun day event, in April 2017, at Stormont.

£4,085 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Northern Ireland Somali Association

The group support the Somali community in Northern Ireland. They are using the ?4,500 to celebrate Somali culture by celebrating the end of Ramadan. They are holding workshops in two schools and publishing a booklet celebrating the achievements of six local Somali people.

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Suffolk Community Forum

The organisation supports the residents of Suffolk estate and the surrounding area. They are using the ?5,000 to hold a grand reunion, with a photographic exhibition and a projection show of times past and present.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 Home-Start North Belfast

The organisation in north Belfast provides support to families with a child under the age of five. They are using the grant of ?5,450 to further develop and expand their bank of trained volunteers.

£5,450 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 Markets Development Association

The group promotes the well-being of people in the Markets area of south Belfast. They are using the ?7,000 grant to develop an IT Hub and training suite for local people to use.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 Failte Feirste Thiar

The group promotes tourism in west Belfast and aims to develop infrastructure, support tourism initiatives and build local skills. They are using the ?9,600 grant to explore the development of a social enterprise and community-led tourism facility, and to provide training for staff and volunteers.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 TAMBA, Twins & Multiple Births Association

The group is a UK based charity which provides support to families with twins or multiples. The project is using the ?9,900 grant to develop the group?s club network in Northern Ireland.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2016 Immaculata ABC Belfast

BIP - Stage 2

£77,508 Sport Northern Ireland
9 Nov 2016 Craft and Design Collective

'Centre for Craft, Applied Art and Design in Northern Ireland' or 'Craft Hub' in Belfast - The Ministry of Making

£20,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Nov 2016 An tSn?thaid Mh?r Teoranta

Rita: ( A series of books based on this character told through Irish)

£9,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Nov 2016 SOLAS

Creative Arts - Improving Communication, Socialisation and Imagination amongst those with Disability

£6,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Nov 2016 Youth Action Northern Ireland

Youth Theatre Equipment

£6,990 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Nov 2016 Spark Opera Company

Spanish Sisters (Music-Theatre Commission)

£9,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Nov 2016 Fusion Theatre

Les Miserables School Edition

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Nov 2016 Northern Ireland Chest, Heart & Stroke

The organisation is the local charity for the care and prevention of chest, heart and stroke illnesses in NI. They are using the ?9,500 to provide programmes in the North West area for stroke survivors including education, physio led exercise and peer support.

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2016 Orchardville Society Limited

The south Belfast group prepares people with learning disabilities for employment and greater independence through a range of services. They are using the ?8,215 to buy equipment to develop social enterprises in Belfast and Bangor.

£8,215 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2016 Upper Andersonstown Community Forum Ltd

The five year Youth Empowerment Project is for 1,000 young people 8 to 25 in west Belfast who face barriers to education and employment. It supports the young people to improve their confidence and self-esteem, coping skills, and preparation for education, work or training. Young people sit on the organisation?s management committee and consultation team and help decide on activities. The young people also coordinate community clean ups, painting and graffiti removal and peer mentoring.

£598,008 Big Lottery Fund
1 Nov 2016 Hope 4 Ur Life Limited

The south Belfast organisation supports people through group work programmes and training. They are using the ?10,000 to help children aged 8-16 to be more aware of their own emotional health and be more resilient.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Oct 2016 Belfast Interface Project

Reflected Lives: Intergenerational Oral Histories of Belfast‘«÷s Peace Wall Communities

£56,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2016 Black Mountain Shared Space Project

The cross community organisation works in the Upper Springfield/Upper Shankill interface area to support residents to make positive changes. They received ?7,500 to deliver performing arts activities to young people to improve their health and well-being.

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2016 St Mary's Nursery School

The north Belfast school provides a varied curriculum to 52 nursery aged children. They are using the ?5,280 to provide a range of fun physical, creative and scientific activities outside of class time.

£5,280 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2016 The NOW Group

The west Belfast based group is a social enterprise supporting people with learning difficulties and autism into jobs with a future. They are using the ?5,000 for their NOW's Got Talent competition for staff, members and participants to show and celebrate their individual talent and share this with the wider community.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2016 Simon Community Northern Ireland

The Belfast city centre based organisation supports and provides accommodation for homeless people. They are using the ?5,000 to celebrate Advent across all of their branches in Northern Ireland by creating a virtual advent calendar. This will include activities including carol singing, community coffee mornings and mulled drinks evenings, cooking Christmas dinner and decorating.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2016 Blackmountain Action Group

Blackmountain Action Group in west Belfast supports the community, addressing issues including poverty, health and employment. They are using the ?5,000 for events including scavenger hunts to find resources to create a piece of art and an intergenerational day to celebrate the whole community.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Oct 2016 Malone Rugby Football Club

The club offers sporting and recreational activities to the local community and the group?s building is used by various community groups. They are using the ?10,000 to provide accessible facilities at the clubhouse so more community activities can take place there.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 Community Dialogue

The group are using the ?9,995 grant to fund dialogue sessions to help build understanding and trust amongst people who often hold opposing views on issues critical to Northern Ireland?s future.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 St Paul's Primary School

The school, based on the lower Falls area of Belfast, is using the ?10,000 grant to install an outdoor play area for the children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 The John Hewitt Society

The group provides opportunities for people to explore issues through literature and creative writing. The funding of ?9,850 is being used to run a series of six week creative writing programmes, finishing with a public event where people will present the work they created.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2016 Cancer Focus Northern Ireland

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland are using the ?4,446 grant to fund basic deaf awareness training for staff and volunteers so they can support and empower people who have suffered hearing loss.

£4,446 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 Matthew McGovern

£13,716 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 James Espey

£4,351 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 - Ryan Seaton

£8,994 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016 - 2017 Aidan McGlynn

£2,281 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 Aileen Reid

£12,546 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016 -2017 - Sean McComb

£8,889 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 Michaela Walsh

£5,837 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs - 2016 - 2017 James McGivern

£7,152 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 - Stephen McKenna

£2,118 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016 - 2017 Paddy Barnes

£5,375 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 Michael Conlon

£6,147 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016/17 - C Cargo

£3,037 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016/17 - M Robson

£5,072 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016/17 - J Bell

£4,542 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 - Eugene Magee

£5,389 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 - Stephanie Meadow

£9,662 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs - 2016-2017 Claire Taggart

£2,400 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2016 AIP Living Costs

AIP Living Costs 2016-2017 Kelly Gallagher

£6,809 Sport Northern Ireland