Lottery grants awarded to Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland in 2003

52 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Dec 2003 Peadar O'Doirnin GFC

Construction of two changing room pavillion

£70,000 Sport Northern Ireland
19 Dec 2003 Forkhill Pre-School Playgroup

The organisation is a preschool playgroup based in the village of Forkhill in South Armagh. This project is to help sustain the high quality service, encouraging children to develop to their full potential and to provide staff consistency. The grant ove

£16,679 Community Fund
26 Nov 2003 Lisnacree Community Association

The association provides educational, recreational and social activities for its community in the Lisnacree area of Kilkeel. The grant will help run a senior citizens and cross community club providing monthly events.

£3,200 Community Fund
21 Nov 2003 RoSA (Regeneration of South Armagh)

RoSA: Heritage Audit

£38,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2003 Glenshee Music Collective

The Group Assists Young Singers And Musicians To Develop To Professional Status Through Various Summer Schools, And Provides A Structure And Office To Promote Northern Irish Folk And Traditional Performers Both Within And Outside Of Northern Ireland. The

£4,786 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2003 Sticky Fingers Early Years Arts

This Group Provides Art Based Projects For Children In Pre-Schools Across Northern Ireland. The Project Is To Print And Produce A Book Exhibiting Local Children'S Artwork.

£500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2003 The Mournes School of Highland Dance

The Organisation Advances Education Of People In The Greater Newry And Mourne Area, Including Subjects Such As History, Culture, Arts, Music And Dance. The Project Is To Purchase Dance Equipment And Provide Training.

£840 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2003 Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eirann Croabh Boirche

The Group Promotes The Teaching And Playing Of Irish Traditional Music, Song And Dance. The Project Is To Provide Weekly Classes In Fiddle, Accordion, Tin Whistle, Guitar, Banto And Drums At Both Intermediate And Advanced Level.

£4,845 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2003 City of Newry University of the Third Age

The group encourages older people to interact with others to share educational, creative and leisure activities to improve their quality of life. The project is to provide the group with essential equipment to allow them to continue with their activities

£3,707 Community Fund
6 Oct 2003 Newry and Banbridge British Epilepsy Association

The group provides information and support for people with epilepsy and supports their family and carers. The project is to purchase equipment that will enable the group to undertake talks and presentations giving advice and information about epilepsy.

£3,265 Community Fund
6 Oct 2003 Puzzle Playgroup & Warrenpoint Mother & Toddler Group

The group provides activities for pre-school children. The award will allow the group to upgrade its current play equipment and furniture to facilitate the needs of the children.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
6 Oct 2003 Newry & Mourne MS Society NI

This group provides support in the form of information, advice and research to both people with MS and professionals involved in their care. The award will allow this group to raise awareness of this illness and to start up support groups.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
6 Oct 2003 Valley Colts Youth Football Club

The Club Provides Opportunities For Young People Under 18 To Gain Skills In Association Football And Other Sports. The Grant Will Purchase Sports And Safety Equipment For The Club.

£2,000 Sport Northern Ireland
5 Sep 2003 Kidzone

The project aims to create an outooor play area for a purpose built childcare centre. The play area will serve 48 children, 24 pre school aged, and 24 primary school aged at the after school club.The grant will pay for professional fees to design the out

£1,298 New Opportunities Fund
22 Jul 2003 Newry and Mourne District Council

Bagenal's Castle, Newry

£1,500,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2003 Newpoint Players

The Group Provides A Platform For Young Actors To Develop Their Talents Through Drama, Dance And Music. The Project Is To Fund The 2003 Summer Theatre School For 11-22 Year Olds, Which Will Provide Professional Tuition In Drama And Will Culminate In A Ful

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2003 The Harmony Youth Big Band

This Organisation Promotes Mutual Understanding, Friendship And Co-Operation Through Music. The Project Is To Develop A New Musical Based On Saxophone Music.

£4,400 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2003 Ring of Gullion CCE Forkhill

This Group Provides Music Classes For Children And Holds An Annual Traditional Music Festival. The Project Is To Run A Traditional Music Summer Festival From June To August 2003

£3,700 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2003 Mourne Highland Games

The Group Organises Traditional Scottish Highland Games And Associated Entertainment. The Project Is To Hold A 2-Day Festival Of Music, Poetry, Games And Sport.

£2,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2003 The Bosco Drama Group

This Group Promotes A Positive Environment Where Young People Can Use The Arts And Drama As A Vehicle For Positive Expression. The Project Is To Run A Summer School And Educational Programme.

£4,565 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2003 Moneygore Rural Development Association

This group provides a range of social, educational and cultural activities within a rural area. The project is to upgrade the community facilities to improve current programmes.

£3,282 Community Fund
18 Jul 2003 Glenanne, Loughgilly And Mountnorris Silver Threads Group

This group provides social and educational opportunities for older people. The project is to run group activities including excursions, theatre visits, Christmas dinner and music events.

£1,735 Community Fund
18 Jul 2003 Cuan Mhuire (NI) Limited

The group is a residential and rehabilitation centre for women and men suffering from alcoholism and related problems. This project will provide a resource library for residents.

£1,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jul 2003 Newry and Mourne District Down Syndrome Association

The group offers support, friendship and advice for parents of children who suffer from Down Syndrome. The project is to develop communication skills for children with Down Syndrome through speech and drama classes.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jul 2003 Iontaobhas Rurai

The organisation is set up to advance and promote the Irish language and culture through the provision of educational courses, training initiatives, physical resources and youth facilities. The project is to provide training on the importance and origin o

£3,000 New Opportunities Fund
4 Jul 2003 The Strawberry Tree Playgroup

The refurbished project will provide 24 sessional pre school childcare places, after school care for young children and parental support.

£120,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jun 2003 Camloch Craobh Rua Hurling Club

Construction of a two changing room pavilion

£70,000 Sport Northern Ireland
2 Jun 2003 Kilkeel Community Association

This organisation is established to promote the benefits of the inhabitants of the Kilkeel area and the grant will pay for a history project.

£4,211 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2003 Lisnacree Community Association

The group runs an aftershool club, youth club, classes and a senior citizen's group for people in Lisnacree. The group are employing a worker for 14 hours per week to assist in carrying out an afterschool project for 5-18yr olds ranging from recreationa

£2,420 New Opportunities Fund
2 Jun 2003 Newry & Mourne User Consortium

This organisation is established to advance education and promote the preservation of health amongst the community in the Newry and Mourne area. The grant is required to fund publicity and expenses for meetings, pay for travel and towards an information/

£2,000 New Opportunities Fund
12 May 2003 Kidsunited

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

£44,000 New Opportunities Fund
16 Apr 2003 St Peter's GAA Band

Musical instruments

£15,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Apr 2003 Mourne Young Defenders

Musical instruments

£9,823 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
9 Apr 2003 Ceol Camloch

The Group Promotes Traditional Music Amongst Young People By Providing Tuition And Organising Regular Concerts. The Project Is To Organise 6 Traditional Irish Music Recitals.

£3,680 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
9 Apr 2003 Mourne Youth Community Association

This group develops programmes for children and young people which are aimed at developing their confidence and self esteem. The project is to run a confidence-building residential and 2 sailing trips.

£3,925 New Opportunities Fund
2 Apr 2003 Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann - Ulster Fleadh Committee

The group encourages the teaching and promotion of Irish traditional music, song and dance and provide a platform to enable all musicians to perform and develop its skills. The group are running a Fleadh in July 2003 with performances from musicians, sin

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Apr 2003 Comhaltas Ceoloiri Eireann Down County Board

The group promotes traditional Ulster music by providing a platform for musicians to perform and enhance their skills. The project is to part-fund the 2003 Co. Down Fleadh, which will be held in Newry.

£1,920 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Apr 2003 Mullaghbawn Community Association

This Group Provides A Range Of Services For The Inhabitants Of Mullaghbawn, Including Adult Education, Welfare Rights And Historical Events. The Project Is To Include Original Census And Cess Records In A Publication.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2003 Dromintee and Jonesboro Playgroup

The Group Provides Pre-School Care For Children Aged 3-5 Years And Aim To Develop Children Physically, Socially, Emotionally And Intellectually. The Project Is To Create A Three Dimensional Interactive Sculpture That Will Represent The Interests Of The C

£3,574 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Mar 2003 Ballinran Community Association

The group provides a community facility in a rural area and host a range of activities for groups including youth / football clubs, music workshops and a women's group. The project is to purchase basic equipment to aid in the smooth running of the group

£4,709 Community Fund
12 Mar 2003 The Kilkeel Schomberg Society

This group provides arts and cultural activities for people living in Kilkeel and Annalong. The project is to furnish the group's newly acquired building with chairs and tables and to set up an office.

£4,999 Community Fund
12 Mar 2003 St Luke's Parish Church Mullaglass

This church recently built a new community hall and is developing a range of activities for children, women and older people. The project is to purchase a range of play equipment for young children and teenagers and staging which will be used by all the

£4,863 Community Fund
12 Mar 2003 Parents and Professionals and Autism - Newry and Mourne Bran

This organisation is established to advance education and relief of children and adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders in Northern Ireland, specifically this branch deals with the Newry and Mourne area. The grant will pay for a 5 day respite holiday at

£5,000 Community Fund
12 Mar 2003 Meabh O'Neill's Camogie Club

Group (2001) Coach Girls In Camogie. The Group Wants To Increase Its Membership And Target 12-18 Yrs Old Girls Aiming To Create Several Teams And Provide Them With The Change To Develop Their Sporting Skills As Well As Socialand Communication Skills.

£1,500 Sport Northern Ireland
5 Mar 2003 The Drumalane/Fathom Development Partnership

This organisation in the Drumalane area of Newry provide social, recreational and educational facilities for the community. It wishes to produce a local news bulletin, create a wildlife project, provide activities and training.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Mar 2003 The Greater Linenhall Area Community Association

The group provides advice & information for local residents, organises activities such as summer festivals, sporting tournaments, barbeques and serves as an environmental lobby group. The project consists of three elements: (1) summer scheme for young peo

£4,950 Community Fund
5 Mar 2003 Cruse Bereavement Care Newry and Mourne

Group provide couselling and support to all people affected by death and provide information to its clients. The group wants to provide training for its volunteers.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
24 Feb 2003 The Saint John Bosco Regional Youth Centre

The grant will be used to create 24 after school places and 24 holiday places for children aged 5-12 years old in Newry, Northern Ireland.

£82,068 New Opportunities Fund
24 Feb 2003 Orana Family Support Centre

The grant will be used to create 16 before school and 8 holiday places for children aged between 4 and 14 years in Newry , County Down.

£28,800 New Opportunities Fund
17 Feb 2003 Confederation Of Community Groups

The Project Will Continue To Provide A Comprehensive Welfare Rights Advice Service Across The Newry And Mourne District And To Research The Barriers Preventing People From Accessing Their Benefits Entitlements. The Project Will Also Provide Informal Info

£112,564 Community Fund
15 Jan 2003 Derrybeg Community Association

This group in the Derrybeg estate provide social, recreational and educational activities and it wishes to organise a children's and senior citizens social event and purchase a photocopier.

£4,818 Community Fund
15 Jan 2003 Newry Rowing Club

This Group (Est. Jan. 2001) Provides Coaching And Supervision In Rowing In The Newry And Mourne Area. It Wishes To Purchase A Janousek Coxed Four/Quadruple Sculls Convertible To Allow For Expansion And Training With Competition-Standard Equipment.

£5,000 Sport Northern Ireland