Lottery grants awarded to Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland in 2015

66 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Dec 2015 St Oliver's Primary School (Carrickrovaddy)

The rural school in Newry is used as a community venue after school hours and in the evenings. The ?10,000 grant is being used to create an outdoor adventure play park at the school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2015 St Patrick's Primary School

The school, which is based in the Cullyhanna area near Newry, received a ?10,000 grant to build a play area and equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 Cuan Mhuire Rehabilitation Centre

Arts Programme Development

£9,498 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Dec 2015 Newry Chamber Music CIC

Newry Chamber Music CIC Spring Season

£7,490 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
4 Dec 2015 Newry District Network

The group supports the community in the south Newry area. The project received ?9,345 to make improvements to their building.

£9,345 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 SPACE

The group supports people throughout the Southern Trust region. The ?10,000 grant is being used to run weekly social and educational activities for older people in Newry and provide support an existing friendship club in Warrenpoint.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 St Paul's High School

The school, which is based in Bessbrook, Co Armagh, is using a ?9,900 grant to run a programme of activities for young people including Mind Your Mate, anti- bullying and a preventing suicide programme for parents.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
5 Nov 2015 Newry Chamber Music CIC

Midsummer Festival 2015

£6,338 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Oct 2015 Butterfly Conservation

The Butterfly Flies: Creating opportunities for a greater understanding of Northern Ireland‘«÷s butterflies and moths

£47,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2015 Atticall Golden Club

The group has been providing a programme of weekly activities for older people in the Kilkeel area for the last 20 years. They are using the ?3,265 grant to run health and wellbeing and luncheon events over the year and to celebrate the group's 20th anniversary.

£3,265 Big Lottery Fund
23 Oct 2015 Kilkeel Royal British Legion Club

The group is a community and voluntary based organisation providing a range of services and activities to the local community. They received a grant of ?10,000 to make improvements to their venue so that it can be used for more classes and activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 Rural Health Partnership

The organisation offers support to people who experience mental and emotional health problems in the Creggan area of Newry. They received ?9,822 for a holistic wellbeing programme for women and to provide creche facilities

£9,822 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 Dorsey Senior Citizens

The organisation provides a social outlet for older women living in the Dorsey area of Co Armagh. They received a grant of ?4,256 for their Busy Bees project, which will provide a year-long programme of activities for members including crafts and relaxation therapies.

£4,256 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 St Bronagh's Primary School

The primary school in Rostrevor is using the ?9,995 to buy iPads to set up an after-school club for both pupils and parents to improve literacy.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
9 Oct 2015 Kilkeel Community Association

The group is a voluntary cross community organisation which supports older people living in the Mourne area. They are using the ?9,689 to deliver a programme of activities and events including boccia, Tai Chi, chair aerobics, IT, art and workshops in making wills. They will also provide two outings for their members.

£9,689 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 Ciaran Magill

Landscape and the Supernatural

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Abbie Spallen

THE DEAL

£1,840 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Keian Roohipour

'There Is An Anger That Moves' - EP (6 Tracks) / Live Performance Project

£1,570 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2015 Grace McMurray

PFAFF Machine and Nikon Camera

£899 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
25 Sep 2015 Maytown Womens Institute

The group provides recreational activities and support for women aged 61-95 in a rural area near Bessbrook, Co Armagh. They received a grant of ?10,000 to provide a programme of activities that will run throughout the year to recruit new members and keep existing members physically and mentally active.

£2,944 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Parish of Upper Killeavy

Urgent Repair Works to Bell Tower at Sacred Heart Church Cloghogue

£124,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Donaghmore Parish Church, Newry

Restoration of Donaghmore National Glebe School and interpretation of adjoining churchyard

£196,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Sep 2015 Newry Drama Festival

Newry Drama Festival 2016

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
23 Sep 2015 Cuimhneamh

Creative Writing & Photography Project

£4,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
23 Sep 2015 Newry Drama Festival

Newry Drama Festival 2016

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
23 Sep 2015 Cuimhneamh

Creative Writing & Photography Project

£4,600 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
3 Sep 2015 Glenanne, Loughgilly and Mountnorris Art Group

The group provides recreational and leisure activities for the people of Glenanne, Loughgilly and Mountnorris, near Armagh. They are using the ?4,677 for a project that includes art classes for people of various ages and religious backgrounds, with existing and older members teaching new members to enhance skill and self-confidence.

£4,677 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Glenanne, Loughgilly and Mountnorris Art Group

The group provides recreational and leisure activities for the people of Glenanne, Loughgilly and Mountnorris, near Armagh. They are using the ?4,677 for a project that includes art classes for people of various ages and religious backgrounds, with existing and older members teaching new members to enhance skill and self-confidence.

£4,677 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Newry and Mourne Down Syndrome Parents Support Group

The group, based in Warrenpoint, gives support and advice to parents of children/young people with Down's Syndrome. They are using the ?9,790 for their ?Chatterbox? weekly speech clubs for children and young people with Down's Syndrome to practice speech therapy techniques with peers.

£9,790 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Altnaveigh House Womens Group

The group provides a varied range of activities and programmes for older women in the Newry area. They are using the ?3,289 grant for a series of new activities aiming to extend the service to more members of the local community, providing them with recreational, physical, social and life-long learning activities.

£3,289 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Newry and Mourne Down Syndrome Parents Support Group

The group, based in Warrenpoint, gives support and advice to parents of children/young people with Down's Syndrome. They are using the ?9,790 for their ?Chatterbox? weekly speech clubs for children and young people with Down's Syndrome to practice speech therapy techniques with peers.

£9,790 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Altnaveigh House Womens Group

The group provides a varied range of activities and programmes for older women in the Newry area. They are using the ?3,289 grant for a series of new activities aiming to extend the service to more members of the local community, providing them with recreational, physical, social and life-long learning activities.

£3,289 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 Dominican @ Orana Preschool Playgroup

The group provides pre-school education and development opportunities for children in the Newry area. They are using the ?4,000 to provide children with a healthy breakfast and to develop a garden project to link with this.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 Dominican @ Orana Preschool Playgroup

The group provides pre-school education and development opportunities for children in the Newry area. They are using the ?4,000 to provide children with a healthy breakfast and to develop a garden project to link with this.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 Friends of Saint Paul's Association

The group was established to help enhance the educational experiences of the children at the St Paul's Primary School in Cabra, a rural area near Rathfriland. They are using the ?10,000 grant to install a trim trail, vegetable planters, picnic tables and a shed at primary school grounds to provide educational and health opportunities outside of class time.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 Friends of Saint Paul's Association

The group was established to help enhance the educational experiences of the children at the St Paul's Primary School in Cabra, a rural area near Rathfriland. They are using the ?10,000 grant to install a trim trail, vegetable planters, picnic tables and a shed at primary school grounds to provide educational and health opportunities outside of class time.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2015 Tinnitus Newry & Mourne Group

The Newry based group provides support and health promotion activities for people in the Down area who suffer from Tinnitus. They are using the ?7,331 to provide therapy sessions, a respite break, arts and crafts sessions and educational visits for the group's members.

£7,331 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2015 Tinnitus Newry & Mourne Group

The Newry based group provides support and health promotion activities for people in the Down area who suffer from Tinnitus. They are using the ?7,331 to provide therapy sessions, a respite break, arts and crafts sessions and educational visits for the group's members.

£7,331 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 The Rostrevor Historical Society

Celebrating and recording our local heritage

£7,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2015 Friends of Cullyhanna School

"A sports programme for the 2015/16 academic year for St Patrick's Primary School, Cullyhanna, introducing pupils to sports not available in our local area. It is targeted at all pupils both girls and boys including children with special needs and BME children. Funding is for coaching, venue hire and equipment."

£6,633 Sport Northern Ireland
15 Jun 2015 Newry & Mourne Carers Limited

"NMC wish to run 3 leagues of 8 teams of family carers (180) - for older carers, for woman carers and for BME Carers at Abbey Grammar School 3g pitch under Leisure Leagues system. Funding is required to buy in Leisure Leagues system, pitch hire , administration and trophies"

£8,640 Sport Northern Ireland
26 May 2015 Newry Rainbow Community

The group supports the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in Newry by raising awareness of LGBT issues, advocacy and providing information and social and befriending activities. They used the ?10,000 for the 2015 PRIDE festival in Newry City in August which culminated in a parade with street performers, arts and crafts fair, workshops, children's arts entertainment and music.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2015 Newry Rainbow Community

The group supports the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in Newry by raising awareness of LGBT issues, advocacy and providing information and social and befriending activities. They used the ?10,000 for the 2015 PRIDE festival in Newry City in August which culminated in a parade with street performers, arts and crafts fair, workshops, children's arts entertainment and music.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Holy Cross Primary School

The primary school in Kilkeel are using the ?10,000 grant to provide new outdoor permanent play equipment for pupils to use outside of class time and also for the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Holy Cross Primary School

The primary school in Kilkeel are using the ?10,000 grant to provide new outdoor permanent play equipment for pupils to use outside of class time and also for the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 SPACE

SPACE

£699,639 Big Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 SPACE

The project will provide early intervention support to families experiencing a range of difficulties and challenges that pose a risk to family stability. Tailored support will be provided for families in Newry, Mourne and Down council area including mentoring, creative arts, homework clubs, and a range of training courses to strengthen families? skills, relationships and ability to cope. The group will work with local VCSE and statutory organisations to link families up with their communities.

£699,639 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland

Tuition Programme

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Apr 2015 Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland

Tuition Programme

£3,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
17 Apr 2015 Bessbrook District LOL No 11

The organisation in Bessbrook, near Newry, provides events and activities for the local community. They are using the ?8,000 grant to provide a family fun day and a World War One exhibition.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2015 Newry Maritime Association

Restoration of Sailing Vessel Silvery Light - Preliminary Works

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Crossmaglen Rangers GFC

The community based voluntary organisation promotes health and well being to the local community of Crossmaglen, near Newry. They are using the ?10,000 grant to provide kitchen and catering facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2015 Crossmaglen Rangers GFC

The community based voluntary organisation promotes health and well being to the local community of Crossmaglen, near Newry. They are using the ?10,000 grant to provide kitchen and catering facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2015 Ballyholland Development Association

The group, which promotes the benefit of Ballyholland residents in Newry, will use the grant to buy equipment necessary for their new Community Resource Centre.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2015 Kilkeel Development Association

The GI Trail, Northern Ireland

£68,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Mar 2015 Ballyholland Development Association

The group, which promotes the benefit of Ballyholland residents in Newry, will use the grant to buy equipment necessary for their new Community Resource Centre.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Feb 2015 Drake Music Project Northern Ireland

Annual Funding Programme 15/16

£52,380 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Feb 2015 Davina's Ark (Aftercare Addiction Centre)

Davina's Ark in Newry supports people and families affected by addiction and associated trauma. It will use the grant to provide 12 and six week family counselling and group support programmes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2015 Davina's Ark (Aftercare Addiction Centre)

Davina's Ark in Newry supports people and families affected by addiction and associated trauma. It will use the grant to provide 12 and six week family counselling and group support programmes.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2015 Friends of St Patricks Primary School

"We will run after schools sports activities for for 20 weeks, split into 4 different sessions focusing on a different sport in each session. The main target group will be the primary school children and to enhance participation among the girls. The funding is needed for the professional coaches."

£2,120 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Jan 2015 Mourne Gymnastics Club

"The project involves delivering specialised gymnastics activities, tailored to the needs of participants from an area of deprivation and social exclusion. The participants will be young girls between the age of six and eleven years. Funding for this project will be used to buy equipment and to train local volunteers."

£4,509 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Jan 2015 Newry & Mourne Sub Aqua Club

"We will offer taster courses in sub aqua diving in Newry Swimming pool, this involves a mixture of theory and practical. Our main target group is women / girls and ethnic minority groups. Funding is required to put members through their IFC course and equipment to facilitate the try dives."

£10,000 Sport Northern Ireland
20 Jan 2015 Newry Basketball Club

"Use a Mini Basketball Scheme (http://www.mini-basketball.org.uk/) to promote Sports Participation for Primary and Junior Secondary Level Girls in the Newry And Mourne area. Project will consist of an 8 week course and tournament. Funding is required to provide coaching, venue hire and equipment to facilitate provision of the project."

£2,520 Sport Northern Ireland
16 Jan 2015 Mourne Runners

The Rathfriland based community athletic club is using the grant to run a first aid course for members so that they can include more people in events.

£1,006 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jan 2015 Crossmaglen Rangers GFC

"Crossmaglen Rangers GFC aim to deliver an all encompassing health and well-being programme to activate members of the community who are not currently playing gaelic games in the club. This approach aims to encourage those socially excluded and marginalised to come along, join and get active."

£6,960 Sport Northern Ireland
1 Jan 2015 St Patrick's Cullyhanna Camogie Club

"Working in partnership, Cullyhanna Camogie Club and the Rural Health Partnership aim to run a Community Games Programme to promote a healthy active lifestyle and positive mental health. The programme will target families, young people, and participants with special needs/disabilities. Funding is required for rent, facilitators, equipment and coach education."

£9,908 Sport Northern Ireland