Lottery grants awarded to Strabane in 2016

19 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Dec 2016 Altishane Primary School

The primary school, near Donemana, Co Tyrone, is due to close so they are using the grant to bring local people together to celebrate living and learning in Altishane.

£3,750 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Strabane & District Playclub

The organisation provides low cost childcare for families. They are using the grant to celebrate the organisation?s new facility so local people can learn about the organisation and what they offer.

£3,886 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Knockavoe School & Resource Centre

The school, based in Strabane, caters for pupils aged 3-19 with learning disabilities. They are using the grant to run a community festival to introduce local people to the work of the school and help the young people become more included.

£4,910 Big Lottery Fund
29 Nov 2016 Lisnafin/Ardnalee/Trust Cross-Community Development association

Strabane memories in ceramics

£1,025 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2016 Derry City and Strabane District Council

Arts for the Third Age - Music to Your Ears II

£8,400 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 Oct 2016 Victoria Bridge Cross Community Forum

The Strabane group aims to improve the lives of the residents and visitors to Victoria Bridge and organises a wide range of activities for all residents. They are using the ?5,000 to host a celebration event for all the community of Victoria Bridge to bring the community closer together.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2016 Lisnafin/ Ardnalee/ Trust Ccda

Lisnafin, Ardnalee Trust Cross Community Development Association offers a range of educational and recreational services and support for the local community. They are using the ?2,014 to hold a Christmas celebration for older people in the area.

£2,014 Big Lottery Fund
21 Oct 2016 Lisnafin Ardnalee Trust Ccda

Lisnafin, Ardnalee Trust Cross Community Development Association offers a range of educational and recreational services and support for the local community. They are using the ?2,014 to hold a Christmas celebration for older people in the area.

£2,014 Big Lottery Fund
19 Oct 2016 Strabane Health Improvement Project CIC

The organisation develops community based health and wellbeing programmes within the local community. They are using the ?4,800 for a community garden and open day event to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the project.

£4,800 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2016 Springhill Residents And Community Association

The organisation supports people living in the Springhill area of Strabane. They are using their ?8,650 grant to help refurbish a community facility that they have recently taken over.

£8,650 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2016 Strabane Sigersons GAA

Strabane Sigersons GAA promotes Gaelic games and health and wellbeing for people of all ages. They are using the ?4,685 grant to produce a 50 page booklet on the history of the club and to distribute copies across the local community. They are holding an official launch with a fun day for local schools and families at the club grounds in Sigerson Park.

£4,685 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2016 Parents & Friends of Glenside Community

The organisation promotes and supports adults with a learning disability in Strabane, Newtownstewart, Castlederg and Donemana areas. They are using the ?5,000 to deliver workshops for adults with a learning disability to learn to appreciate and perform music through singing and drumming.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jul 2016 Strabane & District Special Olympics

This organisation provides year round sports training and competitions for people with learning disabilities. They are using the ?10,000 to train volunteers to ensure all activities are fully accessible and to hold a series of events for people taking part.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2016 Donemana Women's Institute

The group, based near Strabane, organises monthly talks and presentations on various topics. They are using the ?1,780 to provide guest speakers for six meetings, to teach skills and crafts and for a networking event to include an exhibition of the work of the group.

£1,780 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2016 Sollus School of Highland Dance

The Strabane based organisation provides opportunities for young people to be involved in Scottish Highland Dance. They are using the ?6,855 for ?Celebration of Success? events, celebrating the group?s fifteenth anniversary and the accomplishment of all its students, teachers and supporters. It also includes courses in kilt making for parents, the preparation of a book about the group and the purchase of a BBQ.

£6,855 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2016 Glenside Club

The Strabane group is established to provide a safe, friendly environment for people with a learning disability so they can enjoy leisure activities. They are using the ?2,650 to provide a range of social activities and outings.

£2,650 Big Lottery Fund
29 Feb 2016 Donemana Culture Association

1st World War - Exploring our heritage in Donemana & North Tyrone

£8,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2016 Strabane and Lifford Resource and Development Group

The group delivers a wide range of social projects and services to isolated men and women in the Strabane area. They received a ?10,000 grant to make improvements to the group's new premises and buy equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2016 Strabane and Lifford Resource and Development Group

The group delivers a wide range of social projects and services to isolated men and women in the Strabane area. They received a ?10,000 grant to make improvements to the group's new premises and buy equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund