Lottery grants awarded to Downpatrick

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Sep 2017 Life Change Changes Lives

The Downpatrick based group is using an ?83,792 grant for staff costs and delivery of a pop-up art project that provides therapy, counselling and crisis intervention for people with mental health difficulties, addictions and those who suffer from social isolation across County Down. The two year project is bringing people together and helping them to build their skills and improve their mental wellbeing.

£83,792 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2017 Harmony Community Trust

An International Poetry Competition on the theme of Trust and Respect combined with local community photography workshops.

£1,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Jul 2017 Patrician Youth Centre

Youth Arts Programming 2017/18

£17,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
13 Jun 2017 Down Community Arts Ltd

Part 2 AFP Programming 17.18

£9,069 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 May 2017 St Joseph's Primary School

The rural primary school, based outside Downpatrick, is using a ?9,996 grant to improve an under-used outside space, including an eco-garden, an activity area and a quiet zone that will be used by pupils and their families outside of class time.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Killyleagh Youth & Community Association

Killyleagh Voices from the Great War

£6,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2017 Killyleagh Skiff Rowing Club

The group is based at the local yacht club and provides opportunities for local people to take part in rowing. They are using the ?10,000 grant to provide a skiff to be used by younger and older people for community rowing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Apr 2017 Ballee Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church

The group is based in a rural area outside Downpatrick and supports the local community. They will use the ?9,980 grant to make improvements to the hall they use and buy new tables and chairs so it can be used for more community activities and events.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2017 Derryboy Primary School

The primary school near Crossgar are using the ?10,000 to buy iPads and laptops so that training can be provided after school and in the evenings for pupils, their parents and people from the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2017 Down Community Arts Ltd

AFP Programming 17-18

£9,069 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Feb 2017 St Joseph's Primary School

The primary school provides education for children in the Downpatrick area. The project is using the ?10,000 grant to install an outdoor physical agility area which will be used by St. Joseph's and pupils of a nearby special school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Enterprise Aid CIC

The organisation supports third sector organisations and provides mentoring and support to homeless people in Newry. They are using the ?9,820 grant to work with Newry Helping the Homeless run a pilot for a micro enterprise community hub. The hub will provide low cost services and provide employment opportunities for people who are homeless.

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Life Change Changes Lives

The group, based in Downpatrick, is a community counselling service and social enterprise which helps people overcome mental health issues and reconnect with their community. The project is using the ?8,840 grant to provide a year long programme of activities under the themes Eat, Play and Think, to promote a healthier and more positive lifestyle.

£8,840 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jan 2017 Youth Lyric Limited

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe 8-11 March 2017 Stranmillis University College Theatre

£3,850 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
23 Dec 2016 Downpatrick Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The organisation supports pupils of Downpatrick primary school by organising activities and events. The project is using the ?9,914 grant to set up a Life Long Learning Centre to improve the literacy of pupils and their parents.

£9,914 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 Loughinisland GAC

The organisation, based near Downpatrick, aims to promote Gaelic games and culture. They are using the ?9,920 grant to provide health and well-being activities to the local community.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Down Community Arts Ltd

I was I am

£4,370 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Nov 2016 Ardglass Community Centre

The group promotes community development and provides a venue for use by many local groups in the village. They are using the ?1,750 for a party for the entire community to celebrate Christmas.

£1,750 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Dundrum Coastal Rowing Club

The group supports people from the local area to get involved in rowing. They are using the ?5,000 to commemorate the Club winning the Skiffie World Championship in 2016 through a celebration regatta and by building a second boat for new members.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2016 Killyleagh Yacht Club

Purchase of Boats

£41,094 Sport Northern Ireland
2 Nov 2016 Loughinisland Youth Club

The organisation, near Downpatrick, provides activities for young people aged 8-24 years old. They are using the ?9,959 to provide equipment to allow the group to organise and maintain the youth club and to hold activities throughout the year.

£9,959 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2016 Connor Maguire

Drawings & Woodcuts

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Aine McKenna

Drawn In

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Brian McAvera

New equipment to facilitate the research and writing of two histories of Irish art and a new play

£490 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Olive Broderick

Knowing the Dance: A creative exploration of the middle space between dance/movement and poetry

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Sep 2016 Dunsford Arts and Crafts

The organisation based in Ardglass aim to reduce social isolation experienced by older women through weekly arts/crafts programmes. They are using the ?1,600 grant to provide a range of craft activities.

£1,600 Big Lottery Fund
13 Sep 2016 Home-Start Down District

The organisation provides family support to young families in their own homes and through family support groups. They are using the ?4,974 to host a series of family events during November and December.

£4,974 Big Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2016 Kilclief Gaelic Club

The group, based near Strangford, are using the ?9,411 grant to buy exercise equipment for a community gym to improve local people?s health and well-being.

£9,411 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Ballyhornan and District Community Association

The organisation based in Ballyhornan, near Downpatrick, run activities for all age groups from the local community centre. They are using the ?3,506 to upgrade the sports facilities with new fitness and play equipment.

£3,506 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Pawzitive

The organisation promotes pet assisted therapy for people in need in the Downpatrick area. They are using the ?9,839 to train dog handlers to carry out support with 100 primary school children in the Downpatrick area. The children are developing literacy by reading aloud to the ?book buddy? dogs.

£9,839 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2016 Strangford Festival Committee

The group was established in 2014 to design and deliver a cross community festival. They are using the ?3,750 to provide events and activities during the four day festival.

£3,750 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2016 Patrician Youth Centre

Lottery - Project Funding

£17,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
1 Jun 2016 Belfast Music Society

2 new chamber music commissions, from English composer Howard Skempton and NI composer Gareth Williams.

£4,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 May 2016 Raffrey Faith Defenders LOL 1115

The group is an Orange Lodge near Crossgar in Co Down. They are using the ?10,000 to refurbish the kitchen facilities at the hall so it can be used by more people in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2016 Music Initiative Northern Ireland

Community Music

£4,300 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
5 May 2016 Home-Start Down District

The organisation supports families with children under the age of five within Down District. They received ?10,000 to fund the recruitment and training of new volunteers.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 East Down Men's Shed

The group, based in Downpatrick, provides an environment where men of all ages can gather and work on meaningful projects. They are using a ?2,880 grant to deliver a 12 month health and skills development programme which includes craft demonstrations and workshops, and wellbeing activities.

£2,880 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 Knockevin Parent Staff Association

The group is the parent staff association for a special educational school in Downpatrick which caters for pupils with severe and profound learning difficulties. The project received ?10,000 to redevelop an outdated sensory room into one that can cater for the needs of the children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 East Down Men's Shed

The group, based in Downpatrick, provides an environment where men of all ages can gather and work on meaningful projects. They are using a ?2,880 grant to deliver a 12 month health and skills development programme which includes craft demonstrations and workshops, and wellbeing activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2016 True Harvest Seeds

Seeds: Saving the future of our wild flowers

£59,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Feb 2016 Belfast Music Society

AFP 2016/17 Programming Costs

£28,583 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Feb 2016 Down Community Arts Ltd

AFP 2016/17 Programming Costs

£18,138 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Jan 2016 The Space NI CIC

The Downpatrick based organisation supports young people in the music industry. They received ?8,847 to help young people develop future opportunities in the music industry and deal with mental health issues through music therapy.

£8,847 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2016 Youth Lyric Limited

Production of The Crucible, Stranmillis University College Theatre, 7-12 March 2016

£4,850 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Dec 2015 Killyleagh Youth & Community Association

The group provides a drop in service for young people aged 11-16 years and runs a wide range of activities. The ?3,532 grant is being used to run a programme of activities for them.

£3,532 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2015 Harmony Community Trust

Arts for All

£4,685 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2015 "Newry, Mourne and Down District Council"

The purpose of this project is to improve sustained participation rates in sport and physical activity through multi-sport programmes

£233,696 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2015 "Newry, Mourne and Down District Council"

The purpose of this project is to improve sustained participation rates in sport and physical activity through multi-sport programmes

£154,858 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2015 "Newry, Mourne and Down District Council"

The purpose of this project is to improve sustained participation rates in sport and physical activity through multi-sport programmes

£95,731 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2015 "Newry, Mourne and Down District Council"

The purpose of this project is to improve sustained participation rates in sport and physical activity through multi-sport programmes

£78,837 Sport Northern Ireland
9 Oct 2015 Ballykinlar G.A.A Club

The group promotes Gaelic games and provides a venue for community activities. They received a grant of ?10,000 to make improvements to their hall so they can provide more community activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 Down District Citizens Advice Bureau

The Downpatrick based organisation provides information and advice services to the community in Co Down. The ?9,848 is being used to provide training for staff and volunteers.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 Brigid O'Neill

Singer Songwriter Development

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Sep 2015 Killyleagh Football Club

The cross community football club?s facilities are regularly used by community groups for events and activities including older people?s friendship clubs, and a drop-in centre for young people. They received a ?10,000 grant to upgrade the club's facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Killyleagh Football Club

The cross community football club?s facilities are regularly used by community groups for events and activities including older people?s friendship clubs, and a drop-in centre for young people. They received a ?10,000 grant to upgrade the club's facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Life Changing Mentoring and Psychoeducational Counselling Se

The organisation provides counselling services and a variety of constructive activities in the Down area. They are using the ?10,000 to engage clients in upcycling furniture to be sold in a pop up shop in Downpatrick, to increase confidence and inclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Life Changing Mentoring and Psychoeducational Counselling Se

The organisation provides counselling services and a variety of constructive activities in the Down area. They are using the ?10,000 to engage clients in upcycling furniture to be sold in a pop up shop in Downpatrick, to increase confidence and inclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Down Visually Impaired Persons Group

The group, based in Downpatrick, was set up to provide opportunities for social inclusion and interaction, reducing the isolation for people who are visually impaired, promoting self help and independence and enhancing the quality of life. They received a ?2,818 grant to support educational trips, health talks and activities.

£2,818 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Down Visually Impaired Persons Group

The group, based in Downpatrick, was set up to provide opportunities for social inclusion and interaction, reducing the isolation for people who are visually impaired, promoting self help and independence and enhancing the quality of life. They received a ?2,818 grant to support educational trips, health talks and activities.

£2,818 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2015 Belfast Music Society

New commission from local composer Philip Hammond, for tenor voice and piano

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Jul 2015 Belfast Music Society

New commission from local composer Philip Hammond, for tenor voice and piano

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Jul 2015 Ardglass Development Association

The Ardglass association provides activities, play schemes, and training courses for the community. They are using the ?9,999 to create a social media resource, linking historical photographs to the website with young people identifying their ancestors and historic locations around the village.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2015 Ardglass Development Association

The Ardglass association provides activities, play schemes, and training courses for the community. They are using the ?9,999 to create a social media resource, linking historical photographs to the website with young people identifying their ancestors and historic locations around the village.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Patrician Youth Centre

Lottery Project Funding 15/16

£17,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
24 Jun 2015 Patrician Youth Centre

Lottery Project Funding 15/16

£17,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Ballynagross Football Club

"We would like to establish a ladies section. We would also like to develop our youth section by creating a Sunday mini-soccer school. Overall, we would like to increase participation by approximately 100 people. To allow this we need to cover venue costs, coach education and some additional equipment."

£5,570 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Killyleagh Yacht Club

"Educating females from the community rowing group in boat safety, boat handling and water safety. Followed by block training for more females throughout the season. x1 Killyleagh coach trained to host training courses for sustained participation and membership Costs = purchase of dinghies and courses"

£4,740 Sport Northern Ireland
5 Jun 2015 St Joseph's Primary School

The primary school in the Strangford area of Co Down will use the ?1,820 to celebrate its 50th anniversary including producing a magazine for the wider community.

£1,820 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 Ballykinlar Cross Community Pre School Playgroup Ltd

The organisation provides pre-school education to three and four year old children in Ballykinler near Dundrum. They are using the ?10,000 to buy indoor and outdoor play equipment to encourage learning and promote literacy and numeracy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 St Joseph's Primary School

The primary school in the Strangford area of Co Down will use the ?1,820 to celebrate its 50th anniversary including producing a magazine for the wider community.

£1,820 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jun 2015 Ballykinlar Cross Community Pre School Playgroup Ltd

The organisation provides pre-school education to three and four year old children in Ballykinler near Dundrum. They are using the ?10,000 to buy indoor and outdoor play equipment to encourage learning and promote literacy and numeracy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 The Harmony Community Trust

The Trust, based in Downpatrick, promotes positive community relations. They are using the ?9,818 grant for a celebration of 40 years of the Trust?s work through a summer scheme for young people, a family fun day, an arts club, and trips and events for older people.

£9,818 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 The Harmony Community Trust

The Trust, based in Downpatrick, promotes positive community relations. They are using the ?9,818 grant for a celebration of 40 years of the Trust?s work through a summer scheme for young people, a family fun day, an arts club, and trips and events for older people.

£9,818 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Central Punters Association

The Killyleagh based group is a non-profit cross-community organisation that organises trips to horse racing events and to places of interest in Northern Ireland for senior citizens. They are using the ?2,431 grant to provide trips to places of historical interest, a Christmas dinner and a pantomime trip to improve the mental health and well being of isolated older people.

£2,431 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Central Punters Association

The Killyleagh based group is a non-profit cross-community organisation that organises trips to horse racing events and to places of interest in Northern Ireland for senior citizens. They are using the ?2,431 grant to provide trips to places of historical interest, a Christmas dinner and a pantomime trip to improve the mental health and well being of isolated older people.

£2,431 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Killyleagh Primary School

The primary school in Killyleagh are using the ?10,000 grant to provide resources including iPads and accessories and other electronic equipment to develop ICT programmes aimed at parents and other members of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Killyleagh Primary School

The primary school in Killyleagh are using the ?10,000 grant to provide resources including iPads and accessories and other electronic equipment to develop ICT programmes aimed at parents and other members of the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2015 Belfast Music Society

Annual Funding Programme 15/16

£42,583 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Feb 2015 Down Community Arts Ltd

Annual Funding Programme 15-16

£53,350 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Feb 2015 Mainstay DRP

The organisation works for people with learning disabilities and autism and their families and will use the grant to provide specialised equipment for the newly built day care centre in Downpatrick.

£9,948 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2015 Harmony Community Trust

Our Shared Heritage in Down and Ards

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2015 Blackwater Integrated College

The school is using the grant to run suicide and self harm awareness training for parents and teachers.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2015 Blackwater Integrated College

The school is using the grant to run suicide and self harm awareness training for parents and teachers.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2015 Youth Lyric Limited

The Great Gatsby, Belfast Waterfront Hall, 4-7 March 2015

£4,750 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 2014 Northern Ireland Fishery Harbour Authority

The group has a responsibility for improving, managing and maintaining the three fishery harbours and harbour estates of Ardglass, Kilkeel and Portavogie. The project is funding an education initiative for young people from local schools and people from the wider community.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2014 Downpatrick Primary School

The school is using the grant to buy outdoor gym equipment for afterschool clubs and use at break times.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Nov 2014 St Colmcille's High School

The Crossgar based school is using the grant to provide workshops to pupils and parents, to learn how to use the iPad. The workshops, which are taking place over three 10 week periods, will improve numeracy and literacy of both parents and pupils.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2014 Michael Alcorn

New Music for Brass

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Aine McKenna

MAKING IT /YEAR 2

£4,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Kevin Killen

Captured Moments

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Connor Maguire

PORTRAITS, COLOUR AND STUDIES OF THE HUMAN FORM.

£554 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Oct 2014 St. Nicholas Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The PTA, which supports St. Nicholas Primary School in Ardglass, is using the grant to develop the school?s outdoor play area for older pupils. The play area will also be open for voluntary sector groups in the area for after-school activities and during school holidays.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Downpatrick Community Collective

The group is a collective of community groups from the Downpatrick area who run activities for local people. The grant was used for a Halloween event for people of all ages.

£4,640 Big Lottery Fund
15 Oct 2014 Downpatrick Community Collective

The group is a collective of community groups from the Downpatrick area who run activities for local people. The grant was used for a Halloween event for people of all ages.

£4,640 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 Botanic Primary School

The south Belfast primary school is using the grant to buy iPads and cases for use by pupils, their parents and the wider community.

£9,764 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2014 Botanic Primary School

The south Belfast primary school is using the grant to buy iPads and cases for use by pupils, their parents and the wider community.

£9,764 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Flying Horse Ward Community Forum

The group improves the health and wellbeing of residents in Downpatrick. The Have a Go Downpatrick project is running a series of activities for the community, including jewellery making, relaxation techniques and exercise classes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2014 Flying Horse Ward Community Forum

The group improves the health and wellbeing of residents in Downpatrick. The Have a Go Downpatrick project is running a series of activities for the community, including jewellery making, relaxation techniques and exercise classes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2014 Downpatrick Nursery School

The nursery school is using the grant to extend and improve the current outdoor play area to enhance the children?s learning and development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2014 Belfast Music Society

New commission from local composer Kevin O'Connell, for piano trio

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland