Lottery grants awarded to Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland in 2002

90 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
27 Dec 2002 Confederation Of Community Groups

The project is to employ a worker who will help the 300 community and voluntary groups within the Newry and Mourne area to develop their external communications systems and facilitate greater communication between groups.

£59,759 Community Fund
19 Dec 2002 Drake Music Project Northern Ireland

equipment purchase

£22,880 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
13 Dec 2002 The Kirknarra School Of Dance

The group provides young people with the opportunity to participate in Highland and Scottish dancing. The project is to part-fund the Winter dance programme.

£2,818 Community Fund
5 Dec 2002 Moneygore Pipe Band

Musical Instruments

£7,874 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Dec 2002 Home Start Newry And Mourne

The project is to continue the employment of the Family Group Worker and the Family Group Assistant for three years and to increase the Family Group Assistant's weekly hours from 8 to 12 so that the group can open for three instead of two mornings a week

£26,101 Community Fund
20 Nov 2002 Ballymartin Community Development Association

The group provides activities for the local community including senior citizen's outings / parties and fun days. The project is to hold social events for the local community including a funday and day trip to Portrush.

£3,300 Community Fund
20 Nov 2002 Making a Difference

The group provides community based activities inlcuding senior citizen's clubs and parent's groups, which are specifically focused at women. The project is to better equip the group to enable them to run a series of courses.

£2,203 Community Fund
20 Nov 2002 TAG (The Active Group)

This group, which was established in July 2002, caters for the needs of young people with a learning disability in the Newry area. It wishes to start up an office and launch a programme of meetings and outings which will include the cinema, swimming and

£4,503 Community Fund
20 Nov 2002 Burren Community Forum

Group provides support and encouragement to affiliated groups, provides administration services and produce a monthly newsletter. The group wants to provide training in basic book-keeping, legal structures and completing application forms as well as hold

£1,950 New Opportunities Fund
20 Nov 2002 Saint Josephs Boys High School Newry

The school's Jazz Swing Band will give children an opportunity to learn new instruments, play in an ensemble and perform in public. The school wishes to purchase the drums, trumpets, saxophones and trombones required to start the band.

£2,500 New Opportunities Fund
20 Nov 2002 Glenn Indoor Bowling Club

Group(Dec 2001) Provide Indoor Bowling Facilities For Young And Old People In Its Area And Participate In Competitions. The Group Wants To Provide Its Members With New Equipment To Allow Them To Enhance Its Skills.

£2,850 Sport Northern Ireland
29 Oct 2002 Ardarragh Accordion Band

Musical Instruments

£13,754 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Oct 2002 Drumlough Highland Pipe Band

Musical Instruments

£10,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Oct 2002 Whitewater Pipe Band

Musical Instruments

£12,537 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Oct 2002 Warrenpoint Silver Band

Musical Instruments

£14,999 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
28 Oct 2002 Scallywags

The grant will be used to create 32 holiday places for children aged 4-12 years old in Newry, Northern Ireland.

£8,689 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2002 Camphill Community Mourne Grange

Equipment

£12,874 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Oct 2002 Newry & Mourne Women Ltd

This Project Will Support Women'S Groups Through Provision Of Social And Educational Development, Providing Training Opportunities To Alleviate Social Isolation And Promote Greater Integration Within And Across Communities. It Aims To Influence Policy And

£103,368 Community Fund
11 Oct 2002 Newry And District Community Service Council

The project is to hire a Co-ordinator for a 3-year period, this person's role will be to organise a range of activities for both younger people and older people in an attempt to bridge the age gap between both generations so that they can learn to respect

£38,002 Community Fund
11 Oct 2002 Families In Agriculture & Rural Management (FARM) Support Gr

This group provides support to familes and its children in rural areas. Over 3 years, this grant will fund a full time IT facilitator/Group Developer, rent, running cost, training, travel costs, childcare costs and equipment.

£50,600 Community Fund
2 Oct 2002 Altnaveigh House Ltd

Equipment - instrument purchase

£16,416 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Sep 2002 Newry and Mourne Carers Limited

The project is to increase the level of activities that are available for older people within the Newry and Mourne area by providing general information evenings and a range of short courses for personal development and enjoyment courses include flower ar

£59,615 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Slieve Gullion Festival of Traditional Singing

The Group Organise An Annual Festival To Promote The Art Of Traditional Singing. The Project Is To Part-Fund The 21st Annual Traditional Singing Festival.

£4,900 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
25 Sep 2002 Newry Safety For The Elderley And Vulnerable

The group aims to lessen the fear of crime for elderly and vulnerable in the Newry and Mourne area. It wishes to cover travel costs for a team of volunteers who will be fitting safety equipment in people's homes.

£1,000 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Altnaveigh House Womens Group

The group exists to promote learning and improve the quality of life of women in its local area. It wishes to hold a community event to unveil the ceramic mural that was created by the arts and craft class.

£1,220 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Carnegat Area Community Association

The group provides a range of educational and recreational activities for the community. The project is to provide young people with the opportunity to participate in a residential programme.

£4,900 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Newry and Mourne Deaf Club

The group provides social, educational and recreational activities for deaf people in Newry and Mourne. It wishes to hold a conference to raise awareness about deaf issues, to take 30 members on a three-day trip to Derry and to run yoga and Tai Chi class

£4,844 Community Fund
25 Sep 2002 Newtown Lir Ladies

Group holds education classes information and community events. The group wants to teach local women flower arranging, caligraphy, photography and therapy .

£3,409 New Opportunities Fund
19 Sep 2002 Camphill Community Mourne Grange

Access - 3 year programme

£50,483 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Sep 2002 Community Development & Health Network

Access - 3 year programme

£94,808 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Sep 2002 Newry and Mourne Health & Social Service

Access - 1 year programme

£28,909 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Aug 2002 M.A.R.C.I.A (Meadow/Armagh Road Communities In Action)

The grant will be used to sustain the 32 after school places originally funded for children aged 3 - 14 year old in Newry, Northern Ireland.

£13,440 New Opportunities Fund
14 Aug 2002 Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann Rhin Mhic Giolla Rua

Group promotes teaches playing of traditional music. The group wants to hold music classes and workshops for the local community to enable the group to perform locally. (tutors to be confirmed)

£3,425 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Aug 2002 Newry and Mourne Carers Limited

Group provide activities for young disabled children eg, dram and art workshops, and hold educational classes. The group wants to continue a project (previously funded by ACNI)in painting, scultpure, mosaic, glass, paper workshops and finish by holding a

£4,942 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Aug 2002 Lower Mourne Branch, Gaelic League

The group promote cultural understanding through the medium of the Irish Language. The project is to run a Irish language summer school for children in August 2002.

£4,050 Community Fund
14 Aug 2002 The A Team (Laurels Self-Advocacy Group)

The group is an independent self-advocacy group, representing users of the Laurels Day Centre. It wishes to purchase video recording and photography equipment to run training on video recording.

£3,686 Community Fund
14 Aug 2002 The Villagers Senior Citizens Club

The group provides a social outlet including outings for elderly people in the community to combat isolation. The project is to provide classes and outings for members.

£1,630 Community Fund
26 Jun 2002 Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann - Gleann Branch

The Group Provide Individuals With An Opportunity To Attend Traditional Irish Music Sessions And Learn To Play Traditional Instruments. The Project Will Enable The Group To Purchase Musical Instruments And Teach Children To Play Instruments.

£3,672 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Forkhill Senior Citizens

This Group Provides A Wide Range Of Services For Older People Including Art Classes, A Luncheon Club And Health-Related Activities. It Wishes To Develop An Art/Drama Project, To Take 53 Older People On A 5-Day Holiday And To Train Them In Digital Photogr

£3,293 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Glenshee Music Collective

The Group Promotes Folk Music In The Newry And Mourne Area. It Wishes To Run A Week-Long Summer School For Young People, Covering A Range Of Topics For Aspiring Singers And Musicians.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Arts Providers Partnership

The Group Facilitates Arts Based Programmes For Marginalised Young People. It Wishes To Run A Visual, Music And Video Project, Introducing Young People To The Media And Leading To The Production Of A Cd, Video And Installation.

£4,880 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Jun 2002 Moneygore Rural Development Association

The group provides a range of social, educational and cultural activities for residents in a rural area. The project is to conduct special repairs to their community hall.

£4,656 Community Fund
26 Jun 2002 Burren Community Forum

The group serve as an umbrella body for a range of groups in the area to co-ordinate existing activities and improve upon the activities available. The project is to prepare a development plan, to objectively review the organisation and plot future goals

£2,000 Community Fund
26 Jun 2002 Jolly Tots Parent And Toddler Group

The group provide a safe and relaxing environment for parents and children to enhance their development. The project is to assist this recently established group with start-up costs.

£4,997 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Meigh Community Playgroup

Group provides pre-school activities for under 5's. The group wants to provide a safe outdoor play environment to ensure the safety of its members.

£3,969 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Castlewellan & District Agricultural Show Limited

Group provides activities from arts, crafts enivronmental studies and organise an agricultural show. The group wants to bring understanding of environmental activities through its agricultural show to the wider community and display its quilt making for

£4,370 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Ballinran Youth Club

The group provides a range of activities for young people including arts/crafts, cookery, sports, games & outdoor pursuits, which are specifically tailored to the particular age group. The project will enable the group to run a summer scheme.

£1,350 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Kitty's Road Community Association

Group provides activities for all ages in its area. The group wants to hold a cross community festival aiming to establish relationships among young people.

£4,050 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jun 2002 Lisnacree Community Association

The group runs an aftershool club, youth club, classes and a senior citizen's group for people in Lisnacree. It wishes to run a six month programme of activities for young people aged 5 to 16 years.

£3,480 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jun 2002 Newry & Mourne District Council

Construction of changing rooms

£70,000 Sport Northern Ireland
11 Jun 2002 St Patrick's GAC

Construction of changing pavilion

£50,000 Sport Northern Ireland
24 May 2002 Atticall Childcare Limited

The grant will be used to sustain 16 of the 16 after school places originally funded for children 4 - 11 years old in County Down.

£11,200 New Opportunities Fund
17 May 2002 Newry Heritage and Development Association

This Group Promotes The Culture, Heritage And History Of The Ulster/British Community In Newry And It Wishes To Run A Jubilee Project Over 2 Weeks.

£4,930 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 May 2002 The Kirknarra School Of Dance

Group Provides Classes In Scottish Dancing And Provides Information On Cultural Awareness. The Group Wants To Hold A Junior Dance Class (Lindsey Ellis) And Provide The Correct Dance Materials For The Children.

£2,170 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
15 May 2002 Newry And District Community Service Council

Group provides a range of services for older people eg. day centre,lunch club and transport. The group wants to hold arts activities, story tellings and workshops.

£2,000 Community Fund
15 May 2002 Newry Judo School

Group Teaches Judo As A Sport And Form Of Self Defenceas Well As Providing Courses On Personal Development. The Group Want To Ensure The Safety Of All Players By Providing The Correct Equipment And Would Allow The Group To Function.

£2,500 Sport Northern Ireland
19 Apr 2002 Bessbrook True Blues Flute Band

Musical Instruments

£7,149 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Apr 2002 St Joseph's Longstone

Musical Instruments

£10,088 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Apr 2002 Pride of Ballinran Flute Band

Musical Instruments

£9,347 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Apr 2002 Tullyvallen Silver Band

Musical Instruments

£13,958 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
5 Apr 2002 Scrogg Area Community Association

The group provides youth programmes, summer festival, activities for older people, training and information and advice on housing issues. The group wants to attract new members and develop curent activities and aims to increase community participation an

£2,000 Community Fund
5 Apr 2002 Glenanne, Loughgilly And Mountnorris Silver Threads Group

Group meets monthly and provides social and recreational activities. The group wants to bring the residents together for a number of events to improve the quality of life in the area.

£1,693 Community Fund
5 Apr 2002 Puzzle Playgroup & Warrenpoint Mother & Toddler Group

The project will continue to provide 7 playgroup sessions per week (5 mornings and 2 afternoons) for up to 24 children per session. The grant, over 2 years, will pay for the salaries of 4 part time posts (Playgroup Leader, Deputy Playgroup Leader, 2 Play

£52,877 Community Fund
5 Apr 2002 Burren Community Forum

Burren Community Forum aims to provide a range of services to the local community. This includes initiative targeted at unemployed people, rural regeneration, advice and information and education and training opportunitiesThe grant, over 2 years, is fo

£31,040 Community Fund
29 Mar 2002 Rosa Ltd

ROSA LTD will use this grant to sustain 48 childcare places in Silverbridge, County Down.

£19,814 New Opportunities Fund
27 Mar 2002 Families In Agriculture & Rural Management (FARM) Support Gr

Group provide advice on funding bodies, rural development issues, training and tutoring for young people. The group want to give their members the opportunity to meet together and provide children with a creche/play facility when their parents are attend

£2,982 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 South Armagh Rural Women's Network

Group provide advice, training and information services for women. The group want to develop their members by introducing personal development and assertiveness training which will enable the women to return to full time/part time employment.

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Mourne Youth Community Association

This group is established to promote the education and personal development of young people in the Mourne area. It wishes to run a programme called 'Moving On', based on sport and recreation.

£5,000 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Newry and Mourne Visually Impaired Club (Known as Vip Club)

The group provide social, recreational and sporting activities for blind and partially sighted people. The project is to enable the group to provide trips for members.

£3,041 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Meadow & Armagh Road Community Association

This group advances education and provides social/recreational facilities for their community. It wishes to purchase computer equipment.

£1,285 Community Fund
27 Mar 2002 Creggan Local History Society

The Group Encourage People To Learn About Local History And Assist In The Preservation Of Local Places Of Interest. The Project Is To Enable The Group To Produce And Launch Its Own Local History Book.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2002 Arbour House

The group provides weekend and summer respie for adults with learning disabilities. The project is to develop a comprehensive programme of activity for guests who have a learning disability.

£4,955 New Opportunities Fund
27 Mar 2002 St. Malachy's Primary School

This primary school, in the Camlough area of Newry, wish to run after school camogie coaching for children.

£800 New Opportunities Fund
27 Mar 2002 Dominican @ Orana

Newry and Mourne District Council

£1,119 New Opportunities Fund
19 Mar 2002 Cycling Ulster

Glyn O'Brien

£10,400 Sport Northern Ireland
22 Feb 2002 Kidzone

The grant will be used to create 24 after school and 24 holiday places for children aged 4-12 years old in Newry.

£23,234 New Opportunities Fund
14 Feb 2002 Shopmobility Newry

This project will continue the employment of the co-ordinators and expand the service to Newry town centre.

£45,018 Community Fund
14 Feb 2002 Confederation Of Community Groups

This project is a development of a previous award and therefore, over 2 years, is to continue the Community Development Programme.

£71,585 Community Fund
6 Feb 2002 Silverbridge Harps Gaelic Athletic and Social Club

The Group Provide Arts, Sports And Social Facilities In A Rural Area. The Project Will Enable The Group To Stage Productions In Their New Hall.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Feb 2002 Dorsey Women Together

Dorsey Women Together were set up to promote the welfare of women and their families in the Dorsey area. They wish to run an educational programme and host a series of celebrations.

£5,000 Community Fund
6 Feb 2002 Newry Gymnastics Club

This Club Provides Coaching In Gymnastics And Provides Girls With An Opportunity To Achieve Awards Through Display And Competitions. This Project Will Develop, Through Their Training, Young Coaches And An Effective Communication System To Promote The Club

£1,570 Sport Northern Ireland
6 Feb 2002 Camloch Craobh Rua

This Hurling Club Currently Have Teams At U12, U14, And U16 Level. This Project Will Target Six Surrounding Areas For Coaching To Develop Hurling And Is Aimed At Children Aged 6-11.

£4,602 Sport Northern Ireland
2 Jan 2002 The Bosco Drama Group

This Drama Group Works With Young People Aged 6-25 Years From Disadvantaged Communities, It Gives The Youth The Opportunity To Particiipate, Gain Skills & Knowledge And Build Up Their Self Confidence And Self Esteem. The Grant Will Help Purchase Sound/Lig

£4,418 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Jan 2002 Sparks In The Dark

Sparks In The Dark Are A Drama And Arts Club Which Aims To Involve And Promote Drama Amongst Both Able Bodied And Disabled Young People. The Grant Will Help Build A Link With The Share Centre In Co. Fermanagh And Develop Artistic Skills In Drama.

£4,200 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Jan 2002 Ceol Camloch

Ceol Camloch Aim To Promote The Music Of South Armagh And Surrounding Areas Amoung Local People And Those From Further Afield. The Grant Will Hire 5 Renowned Master Musicians For Workshops And Night Concerts Helping To Promote Traditional Music.

£2,800 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Jan 2002 Parents and Professionals and Autism - Newry and Mourne Bran

This group provides support to local families with children with autistic spectrum disorders, they run monthly evening meetings for parents and invited guest speakers. They wish to send 10 families on a respite break in July 2002.

£5,000 Community Fund
2 Jan 2002 Dromintee and Jonesboro Luncheon Club

Group provides a weekly day care service for older people living in this area. They provide meals and also implement a programme of activities such as arts, crafts and education. The are holding a new years event for 100 people in the community.

£1,450 Community Fund
2 Jan 2002 Dromintee and Jonesboro Playgroup

The group provides pre-school provision for children . They aim to develop children physically, socially and emotionally by providing opportunities to learn through play. They wish to equip their new hall.

£1,328 Community Fund
2 Jan 2002 The Kilkeel Schomberg Society

The Group Provide Young People With An Opportunity To Learn About The Traditions Of The Fife And Drum And Are Encouraged To Take Part In Re-Enactments. The Project Is To Purchase Equipment To Be Used At Padgents And In Re-Enactments.

£4,614 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jan 2002 Newry Wheelers Cycling Club

The Group Provides Individuals Of All Ages With An Opportunity To Participate In Organised Cycling Training And Competitions. The Project Will Enable The Group To Purchase Safety Equipment.

£2,281 Sport Northern Ireland