Lottery grants awarded to Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland in 2004

66 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
9 Dec 2004 Altnaveigh House Ltd

Altnaveigh House is a voluntary organisation that aims to improve the quality of training, recreation and cultural provision for the protestant community in the Newry and greater Mourne area. The grant, originally over three years, is for the salaries of

£10,310 Community Fund
17 Nov 2004 Meadow & Armagh Road Community Association

The association provides social, educational, recreational and centre activities for its community in the Newry area. The grant will provide a series of seasonal activities at Christmas for older and younger people, bringing generations together to impro

£4,900 Community Fund
17 Nov 2004 Mourne Local Studies Group

The Group Organises Talks, Outings, Publications And The Assembly Of Archive Materials, Fostering An Interest In All Aspects Of The Mourne Region And In Particular, The Kingdom Of Mourne. The Grant Will Purchase Ict Equipment, Introducing The Use Of Mode

£4,191 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Nov 2004 Valley Colts Youth Football Club

The Club Provides Opportunities For Young People Under 18 Years Old To Gain Training Skills Of Association Football In The Kilkeel Area. The Grant Will Pay For Trips And Equipment To Bring Youth Football In Its Area Forward, Uniting The Community.

£1,800 Sport Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Mourne Youth Community Association

The Group Delivers Programmes And Projects Of Activity For Young People. The Award Will Allow The Group To Run A Series Of Arts Workshops Focusing On Young People Who Are Currently Excluded From These Activities.

£4,205 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Ceol Camloch

The Group Promotes Participation In Traditional Music. The Award Will Allow It To Bring Top Musicians To The Local Area During 7 Informal Music Events Which Will Be Open To The Public.

£4,940 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Newpoint Players

The Group Promotes And Supports Drama Activities. The Project Will Help With Costs To Run A 8 Week Drama Summer School For The Younger Group Members, Particularly Focusing On Shakespearean Drama.

£4,100 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Newtownhamilton Community Association

The Group Provides Cross Community Activities And Events For Local People. The Award Will Allow The Group To Run A Project Involving Young People In Writing And Recording A Music Album And Performing A Concert For The Local Community.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Oct 2004 Atticall Golden Club

The Club aims to enhance the lives of the senior citizens in the Atticall Area and to help reduce isolation in a rural area. The funding will enable the senior citizens to undertake social outings to Lisburn and Bangor.

£1,000 Community Fund
30 Oct 2004 South Armagh Rural Women's Network

The group provides advice, support, training and information to women in South Armagh. The project will enable the group to recruit new members, involve members in project planning and development and provide training.

£2,700 Community Fund
30 Oct 2004 George Lavery Amateur Boxing Club

The Club Provides Fitness, Boxing, Weight And Athletic Training For People In The Hilltown Area Of Co Down. The Grant Will Provide Coaching And Help Establish A Boxing And Athletics Club For Young People Aged 10-22 Years.

£4,875 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2004 The Schomberg Thistle Club

The group provides facilities for older people to meet on a weekly basis. The award will reduce social isolation among older people through the provision of a lunch club and social activities in this its first year of operation.

£4,095 Community Fund
20 Oct 2004 Carnegat Area Community Association

The group provides training and support for younger and older people in the community and runs activities and educational courses. The project is to provide an educational and seasonal programme of activities for the forthcoming year.

£4,300 Community Fund
20 Oct 2004 Three Ways Community Association

The group offers a range of activities for young and older people in the community. The project is to run a programme of outings, social events and trips for the members in the community.

£4,700 Community Fund
20 Oct 2004 Forkhill Women's Group

The group provides facilities and classes to enable women to undertake training. The award will assist the group to purchase equipment which will allow educational activities to take place.

£991 New Opportunities Fund
13 Oct 2004 Rostrevor & District Community Association

This formally constituted group would use an award to record their memories of WWII in the Rostrevor District. The senior citizens would recount their experiences as prisoners of war, their memories of enemy bombers flying over Rostrevor and the impact o

£7,250 New Opportunities Fund
8 Oct 2004 Saval GAC

Purchase of land and construction of full sized main playing pitch

£90,000 Sport Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2004 Newry & District Gateway And Community Club

The Group Advances The Personal Development Of People With Learning Difficulties. The Award Will Assist The Group To Run A Series Of Arts Classes Leading To Two Public Performances And An Exhibition.

£3,858 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2004 The Rainbow Club

The Group Provides Social And Recreational Facilities For Members Of The Local Community. The Project Will Allow It To Run An Art Project For Young People With Learning And Physical Disabilities.

£3,350 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2004 Mourne Rock and Blues Festival Committee

The Group Promotes Rock And Blues Music Through The Organisation Of Festivals, Tuition In Guitar And Drum And An Annual Battle Of The Bands Competition. The Project Is To Run A Free Ni-Wide Music Event With A Multicultural Theme.

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2004 Newry And Mourne Intergenerational Project

The group provides a programme of intergenerational events to encourage good relations between older and younger members of the community. The award will allow the group to hold a one day conference looking at Community Safety and good practice in interg

£3,774 Community Fund
6 Oct 2004 Newry Rowing Club

The Group Allows People To Participate In The Sport Of Rowing. The Project Will Allow The Group To Purchase A Boat Trailer To Allow The Group To Participate In Competitions.

£4,450 Sport Northern Ireland
30 Sep 2004 Ballymartin Community Development Association

The organisation is established to provide facilities and activities for its community in the Ballymartin area of Kilkeel. The project is a series of activities to instill community pride.

£4,050 Community Fund
30 Sep 2004 Time for Mums

The group provides support to women who are experiencing post natal depression. The grant will help publicise the group, fund computer equipment, expenses and offer training.

£2,570 New Opportunities Fund
30 Sep 2004 Making a Difference

The organisation is established to promote and encourage women from rural areas to improve educational, social and recreational skills through planned activities and events. The grant will allow the group to design an art model village with model animals

£868 New Opportunities Fund
30 Sep 2004 Newtown Lir Ladies

The group provides educational classes, information sessions and community events for women and their families in the Newtownhamilton area. The project is a summer scheme for children aged 5 - 11 years.

£1,610 New Opportunities Fund
23 Sep 2004 TAG (The Active Group)

The Active Group is a social organisation for younger adults with a mild to moderate learning disability. The project will provide a range of activities in everyday locations where younger adults with learning disabilities can interact with their peers an

£50,295 Community Fund
15 Sep 2004 Daly Park & Moylinn Close Community Association

The Group Provides Training In Video Editing, Camera Filming, Scripting, Directing, Acting And Performing. The Project Will Help With Costs To Provide The Necessary Filming And Computer Equipment To Allow The Group To Record, Edit And Produce Dvd/Videos

£4,750 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2004 Comhaltas Ceoloiri Eireann Down County Board

The Group Promotes The Traditional Arts Of Music, Singing And Dancing. The Award Will Allow The Group To Host The 2004 County Down Fleadh.

£2,472 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2004 Armagh Festival of Traditional Song

The Group Provides Promotion Of The Song Tradition Of All Cultures And The Honouring Of Individuals For Their Contribution To This Tradition. The Project Will Bring People Together For A 3 Day Event Through The Celebration Of Song.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2004 Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann - Ulster Fleadh Committee

The Group Promotes The Traditional Arts Of Music, Song, Dance And Drama. The Award Will Go Towards Costs Of The Ulster Fleadh.

£3,700 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
31 Aug 2004 Annalong Community Development Association Limited

The company is established to advance employment, tourism and environmental regeneration by providing educational, social and recreational activities for the community in the Kilkeel area. The grant will fund a summer scheme for young people over a four

£2,212 Community Fund
31 Aug 2004 Newry Safety For The Elderley And Vulnerable

The organisation is established to provide practical and advisory assistance to older people in the Newry and district area, helping them feel safer in their homes. The grant will pay for educational and promotional materials as well as volunteer expense

£1,284 New Opportunities Fund
31 Aug 2004 Alzheimer's Society

The branch of Alzheimer's Society in the Mourne and Kilkeel areas provides support and practical help to families, carers and people with Alzheimer's disease. The grant will fund a volunteer befriending scheme for people with dementia.

£3,494 New Opportunities Fund
31 Aug 2004 Benedictine Monks

The group was formed to contribute to the reconciliation between the different communities in Northern Ireland. The project will allow the group to maintain a wildlife area and native woodland and offer nature trails/walks to the public.

£4,775 New Opportunities Fund
31 Aug 2004 Myasthenia Gravis Association

The group provides comfort and support to meet the needs of people suffering from Myasthenia auto-immune disease. The project will allow the group to raise awareness of the disease through training courses, use of publicity materials, and a conference/sem

£3,500 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2004 Kidzone

The project will add a new outdoor play area to the premises which willinclude a large climbing frame, sand pit, cycling area and digging area. A large canopy will cover half of the proposed play ground so that it can be utilised in all weathers.

£15,440 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2004 Killean Playgroup

The project will create a new childcare centre in Killean, Newry. It will initially provide 24 day care places for children aged 3-4, with a plan to develop a toddler club and after school club once the organisation is established.

£90,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jun 2004 St. Patrick's Primary School

The grant will replace a currently unsafe tiled floor with a new wooden sports floor tfor the PE/Dining Hall at the Mayobridge school. This safe indoor facility will enable the school to provide a consistent programme of PE and extra-curricular activitie

£26,269 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jun 2004 Anamar Primary School

The grant will be used to provide a mulit-use games area, physical activity area and store at the school which is located rural area of South Armagh. This will encourage increased physical activity and promote a healthy lifestyle among pupils. The proje

£57,677 New Opportunities Fund
31 May 2004 Creggan Local History Society

The Group Promotes The Study Of Local History Of South Armagh By Undertaking Research And Publishing Information. The Award Will Allow The Group To Purchase Equipment To Record Information Through Slides And Written Form For Presentation To The Public.

£1,916 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 May 2004 Killowen Primary School

The school is using the grant to replace the indoor hall floor with non-slip material, install markings and enable new indoor sports equipment to be purchased, such as badminton, gymnastics, kwik cricket. This will provide pupils and the wider community w

£21,399 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2004 St. Patrick's Primary School, Drumgreenagh, Rathfriland

St. Patrick's Primary School, Drumgreenagh, Rathfriland

£20,330 New Opportunities Fund
18 May 2004 Cycling Ulster

Glyn O'Brien

£5,140 Sport Northern Ireland
21 Apr 2004 Holy Cross Accordian Band

Musical Instruments

£17,250 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Apr 2004 Silverbridge Harps GAC

Construction of second full sized sand carpet playing pitch

£64,850 Sport Northern Ireland
14 Apr 2004 Glenshee Music Collective

5 day Summersong music course

£11,675 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Apr 2004 Schomberg Society

Schomberg Ulster Scot Academy Project

£20,112 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
2 Apr 2004 The Kingdom Youth Club

The group provides a range of social, educational and recreational activities for young people. The project is to hold educational workshops, a senior citizens and adult social evening, an activity weekend and an educational funday.

£4,000 Community Fund
2 Apr 2004 Bessbrook Institute (Town Hall) Management Committee

The group provides facilities to advance education and health, recreation and leisure activities. The project is an educational exhibition and family entertainment fun day.

£4,808 Community Fund
2 Apr 2004 St. Joseph's Pioneer Association

The group provides educational programmes for children and young people on the dangers of alcohol and drugs and promote abstinence form these through the provision of activities which are alcohol and drug free. The project is to provide play and IT equip

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
31 Mar 2004 St Brigid's Primary School, Crossmaglen

The grant is being used to build a new equipment store beside the sports hall. It will enable the school to free up space in the hall where equipment is currently stored and provide convenient acess to existing and new equipment. The new facility will lea

£28,661 New Opportunities Fund
3 Mar 2004 Mercy Care Limited

The Group Provides Services, Care And Treatment For Older People. The Project Is To Run An Arts And Music Project To Improve The Quality Of Life Of Older People.

£3,185 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Mar 2004 St Moninna Youth Club, Killeavy

The Group Runs Activities For Young People Including Footall, Badminton, Computer Courses, Music And Art. The Project Is To Start Drama Workshops That Will Lead To A Performance When The Training Is Completed.

£2,270 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
4 Feb 2004 St Mary's Primary School

This project involves the draining and levelling of a grass area in the school grounds, making a junior sized grass pitch and marking it out for use for a variety of sports and PE, including Gaelic sports, football, and athletics.

£24,208 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Newry Drama festival

This Group Develops And Promotes Drama By Running A Annual Festival And Workshops. The Award Will All Them To Host The The First All-Ireland Drama Finals.

£5,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Jan 2004 Dromintee and Jonesboro Luncheon Club

The group provides a weekly day care service including meals. The project will allow it to extend the activities available for the users of group services to include social and educational classes.

£5,000 Community Fund
30 Jan 2004 Newry and Mourne Visually Impaired Club (Known as Vip Club)

The group provides social, recreational and sporting activities for blind and partially sighted people. The project is to enable the group to provide 2 outings for members, a Christmas event in 2004 and cover transport costs.

£3,149 Community Fund
30 Jan 2004 Crossmaglen U3A

This Group Provides Educational And Leisure Activities For Retired And Semi-Retired People In The Crossmaglen Area. The Award Will Allow The Group To Produce A Visual And Oral Record Of Local Culture And Heritage.

£4,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2004 Altnaveigh House Womens Group

The group provides support and social, cultural and educational activities for women in the Newry area. The grant will pay for equipment to run a series of programmes.

£2,410 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Clonduff Youth Club

The youth club serves young people, in the Newry district, by providing a happy and healthy environment where they can meet, engage in leisure pursuits and develop a sense of responsibility. The grant will equip the upstairs area of the centre to provide

£544 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Lower Mourne Branch, Gaelic League

The group promotes awareness and understanding of Irish language and culture through a programme of events and activities. The project will give people the opportunity to develop their Irish language skills through a number of events throughout the year.

£3,900 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Happy Go Lucky Club

The group provides educational, social and recreational activities for older people, to improve the quality of their lives. The project will allow the group to participate in a programme of educational activities and purchase computer equipment to help t

£4,000 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jan 2004 Kilkeel High School Former Pupils Hockey Club (Old Boy's Sec

The Group Promotes The Playing And Enjoyment Of Hockey To All Members Of The Local Community. The Award Will Allow The Group To Improve And Develop Goal-Keeping Skills Through Coaching And Increase The Number Of People Participating In This Aspect Of The

£2,032 Sport Northern Ireland
9 Jan 2004 Kingdom Playgroup

The grant is being used to replace an existing modular building which is no longer fit for use. This new building will enable the group to create four new childcare places, extending current provision to 24.The grant is paying for property acquisition, pl

£92,000 New Opportunities Fund
9 Jan 2004 Dorsey Emmetts GAC

Purchase of land and construction of main pitch

£90,000 Sport Northern Ireland