Lottery grants awarded to Cairndow

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84 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
25 Jun 2015 Lochgoilhead Community Hub Steering Group

This groups aim is to build a community owned shop with a cafe, arts and crafts hub, and visitor centre. The centre would also include small business office spaces and workshop spaces with shared resources. A community fruit and vegetable garden would be established to supply the cafe and shop. The funding will be used to undertake community consultation, produce a feasibility study with a business plan, appoint an architect to produce initial plans, and to commission a project website.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2014 Joe McAlinden/Linden

Recording, production, mixing and mastering of 'Rest and be Thankful'(working title), the second album by Linden.

£5,500 Creative Scotland
11 Jun 2014 Strachur Community Council

Strachur Community Council will organise a variety of community events to celebrate the Queen's baton passing through the village. Performances will be held by local professional musicians and local groups such as country dancing, the youth club, the dram

£3,225 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2014 Strachur Community Council

Strachur Community Council will organise a variety of community events to celebrate the Queen's baton passing through the village. Performances will be held by local professional musicians and local groups such as country dancing, the youth club, the drama club, choir and fiddle workshop. And 400 people from the village will participate in a 'flashmob' dance.

£3,225 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2014 Cairndow Community Childcare Limited

The group will organise and deliver 4 Outdoor Activity Days as part of their 2014 Summer Club 2014. Volunteers will be recruited to assist in the delivery of this project and children from neighbouring villages will also be invited to participate in the a

£1,640 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2014 The Lachlan Trust

The group aim to increase public access to the area through conservation work on the castle, pathway construction, bridge construction and improved public facilities. The grant will be used as a contribution to the costs of signage, benches, interpretatio

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2014 The Lachlan Trust

The group aim to increase public access to the area through conservation work on the castle, pathway construction, bridge construction and improved public facilities. The grant will be used as a contribution to the costs of signage, benches, interpretation/information panels and hard copy/PDF leaflets for a coastal walking trail.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2013 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

The workshop will establish a traditional fiddle class for children, to expand on their existing provision of adult classes.

£2,199 Creative Scotland
31 May 2013 Cairndow Community Childcare Ltd

The project provide a range of physical activities for the children at the local outdoor centre.

£1,640 Big Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2012 The Scottish Council of The Scout Association

This group aim to increase participation in the Duke of Edinburgh expedition scheme amongst scout groups by creating an equipment store at their Lochgoilhead Outdoor Activity Centre. This grant will fund wild country 10 3 man tents, 10 2 man tents, 7 GPS

£9,826 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2012 Lochgoil Community Trust

The group will complete their play ground adding two sets of swings and play bark. The grant will fund costs of two swings and play bark.

£7,605 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 Strachur and District Community Development Company Limited

This group will invite 400 local people to celebrate the grand opening of Strachumore Sports Centre. The grant will fund marquee hire and outside catering.

£3,680 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2011 Strachur & District Community Development

Upgrade of Drainage System

£15,150 Sport Scotland
23 May 2011 Cairndow Community Childcare Ltd

The group will investigate options for a new purpose built childcare centre to better meet the needs of local community. The group will engage a consultant to prepare a business plan and feasibility study. The group will also have drawings and plans of th

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2011 Strachur Playgroup

This Argyll group will develop a wildlife garden and outdoor learning area where children can interact with and learn about the natural world. This will enable visitors to observe and increase their understanding of wildlife, as well as providing a tranqu

£3,544 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Trustees of Lochgoilhead Public Hall

This group will replace their existing multi-sports court with a new playing surface for the benefit of five a side football, tennis, netball and junior shinty team practice. This grant will be used to pay for a new sports playing surface.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 The Lachlan Trust

Explore Strathlachlan

£436,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2010 Lochgoilhead Primary and Pre-5 Unit

This group will develop their playground area for the benefit of pupils and the local community. This grant for will fund a track, a playhouse, a sandpit, a bench area, a storytellers chair, raised beds, plants, mushroom seats, delivery and transport cost

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2010 Strachur and District Community Development Company Limited

This group will purchase a grass cutting ride-on mower to maintain the grounds of its new sports pitch. The grant will pay for the mower.

£9,745 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Strathlachan Community Centre

Strathlachlan Community Centre will make repairs to the roof, upgrade the kitchen and purchase some lightweight tables for the community hall in this rural part of Argyll. This grant will fund gable end roof repairs, kitchen refurbishment and lightweight

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Lochgoilhead Jetty Trust

Lochgoilhead Jetty Trust will create a group website and improve berthing facilities to make group activities more accessible to the wider community. The grant will fund web site development, Wi Fi installation and jetty fenders.

£2,200 Big Lottery Fund
26 Apr 2010 Mount Cameron Primary School

A'Toirt Ionnsachadh a Mach (Taking Learning Outdoors)

£13,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2009 Cowal Open Studios

This group will host an arts event for people living in the Cowal Perninsula. This project will bring visitors and residents to the studios to experience a range of creative processes and talk with local artists. The grant will fund annual artists directo

£2,157 Scottish Arts Council
15 Jun 2009 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of offering community traditional fiddle and groupwork mixed instrument music classes.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
23 Apr 2009 Strachur Primary School

The school will install a polytunnel and composter in the school grounds providing an environmentally friendly educational tool for the benefit of the school children aged between 4 to 12 years old. The grant will be used to pay for a polytunnel, a compos

£525 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2009 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of promoting the concert series "Hands Across The Seas"

£15,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2009 FiddleFolk

Towards the cost of preparing a 3 year business plan for FiddleFolk

£10,000 Scottish Arts Council
11 Dec 2008 Here We Are

Our Houses Their Stories

£49,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2008 Carrick Castle Amenities Association

This group aim to build a community meeting place which will be accessible to all members of the community. The initiative will allow the group to commission a consultant to assist with the creation of a feasibility study and a business plan that will ena

£8,500 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of offering traditional fiddle music classes and workshops in Cowal.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Mar 2008 Lochgoil Community Council

Village Sun Dial

£20,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2007 The Scottish Council of The Scout Association

The group provides social, educational and recreational activities for children from the local community. The grant will buy a rigid inflatable rescue boat.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2007 Cairndow Community Childcare Ltd

The group provides childcare facilities and social and recreational opportunities for preschool and primary aged children. The grant will pay for construction costs of an outdoor play area and outdoor play equipment.

£9,978 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2007 Strachur Memorial Hall

This group provide a public hall facility for local people. The grant will pay for a timber shed and a concrete plinth.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2007 Lochgoilhead Jetty Trust

This group manage the Lochgoilhead Jetty on behalf of the community. Award to pay for moorings and safety fixtures.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2007 Cairndow Arts Promotions

Towards the cost of a programme of music and drama events based in the rural village of Cairndow

£5,223 Scottish Arts Council
30 Jun 2007 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of a programme of traditional music concerts in Cowal village halls and a 5 day tour of 10 schools

£4,500 Scottish Arts Council
25 May 2007 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of offering community traditional music classes and workshops in Cowal.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
7 May 2007 Strachur Childminding Group

This group provides out of school care and activities for children. The grant will be used to buy a sensory light system.

£1,300 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jan 2007 Trustees of Lochgoilhead Public Hall

This Group Manages And Maintains A Village Hall For The Benefit Of The Local Community. Restoration Of Window, Framing, Lighting And Hanging.

£2,050 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2006 The Lachlan Trust

This New Group Restore, Protect And Preserve Kilmorie Chapel And Buildings In Strathlachlan. Feasibility Study.

£7,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2006 Here We Are

Here We Are's idea is to roll out the model they have developed across Scotland. This model involves bringing the community together including looking at the past to help prepare for the future. The grant will enable the group to produce a booklet to prom

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2006 Here We Are

This group promote local issues and provide information and facilities for further education, community development and are a source of knowledge of the area for newcomers. The money is to cover costs for a project manager and volunteer, the design, publi

£8,460 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2005 Strathlachan Community Centre

This group provides and maintains a community centre facility for the benefit of the local area. The grant is for catering cooker, carpet bowls carpet and curtains.

£2,800 Community Fund
8 Aug 2005 Lochgoil Community Trust

This group provide facilities for recreation and to preserve and restore the environment. The grant is for 12 folding chairs.

£1,200 Community Fund
30 Jun 2005 Lochgoilhead Playgroup

This Group Provide Pre-School Education And Play Opportunities For Children. The Grant Is For International Artists' Fees, Local Artists' Fees, Vat, Accommodation, Meals, Art Materials, Publicity, Hall Hire, Refreshments.

£4,713 Scottish Arts Council
10 May 2005 Here We Are

This group provide socio-economic and environmental information about the area in which they are based for locals and visitors alike. The grant is for exhibition research and development, display, graphics, production and travel.

£4,000 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Cairndow Arts Promotions

This Group Promotes The Arts By Providing Workshops And Hosting Professional Artists In Their Local Area. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Run An Extensive Programme Of Exhibitions, Performances And Workshops (Featuring Local Artists And Musicians) In T

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
9 Mar 2005 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Argyll has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to India in October of this year.

£1,200 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 Lochgoilhead Jetty Trust

This group from Lochgoilhead provide a jetty facility for the benefit of the local community and visitors to the area. Grant will allow the group to construct a safe boarding and landing facility for local and visiting boat owners with an additional safe

£3,684 New Opportunities Fund
8 Feb 2005 Lochgoil Local History Society

Loch Goil Local History Society in Argyll have been awarded a grant to enable them to put on a programme of events to commemorate the end of World War Two. This will include local history research of the period carried out by local school children, an exh

£9,574 New Opportunities Fund
6 Dec 2004 Trustees of Lochgoilhead Public Hall

This group manages and maintains a village hall for the benefit of the local community. Grant will allow the group to improve the safety of the community hall facility. Grant will be used to purchase a fire alarm.

£3,500 Community Fund
6 Dec 2004 Cowal Camera Club

This Group Provide Opportunities For People To Learn And Develop Photographic Skills. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Provide Better Digital Photographic Facilities, Providing More Opportunities For Members To Develop Their Skills And Encouraging More

£3,050 Scottish Arts Council
16 Nov 2004 Cairndow Village Hall and Recreation Club

This Rural, Isolated Village Hall Provides Arts, Culture And Recreation To The Local People. The Grant Would Go Towards Staging And Chairs So That More People Can Benefit From The Events Held At The Hall, As Many People From These Rural Communities Do No

£3,122 Scottish Arts Council
18 Oct 2004 Strachur Memorial Hall

This group provides a village hall resource for the local community. Grant will enable the group to improve its facilities, part of which will be of particular benefit to the hard of hearing. The grant will be used to fund the installation of a PA sound

£2,000 Community Fund
18 Oct 2004 Strachur and District Community Development Company Limited

This group promote the sustainable, environmental, economic and social development of Strachur and district. The grant will be used to commission a feasibility study, involving a community consultation, of the proposed new playing field site. Grant will

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
27 Sep 2004 Here We Are

Set Up System to Archive Community History : Past and Present

£16,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2004 Cairndow Community Childcare Ltd

The project will establish a new full time childcare facility for 0-5 year olds and provide after school care for 5-11 year olds during term time and daily care during school holidays. There will be up to 25 new childcare places created.

£41,600 New Opportunities Fund
20 Aug 2004 Cowal Walking Festival Association

This group from Cowal encourages walking as a healthy activity, and promotes an interest in the area's natural heritage and traditions. The grant will allow the group to further their annual walking festival by providing better training and supporting ma

£3,000 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jun 2004 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of provision of Scottish traditional music education to the general public

£6,600 Scottish Arts Council
19 Apr 2004 Lochgoil Community Trust

This Group Stimulates An Interest In The History Of The Lochgoil Area. Grant Will Be Used To Publish A Book, Enabling Locals And Residents To Discover Lochgoil'S History. Grant Will Be Used To Fund Printing Costs.

£4,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2004 Cairndow Arts Promotions

Towards a varied programme of arts activities including music, drama and storytelling to interest all ages

£2,544 Scottish Arts Council
18 Jul 2003 Clachan (Strachur) Tenants and Residents Association

This group based in Strachur aim to improve the living conditions, community facilities, environment and services for tenants and residents living in the Clachan area. The award will be used to fund the replacement of children's play equipment and improve

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
18 Jul 2003 Cairndow Arts Promotions

This group promotes and organises various arts events including children's workshops in the Cairndow area. Grant will allow the group to organise a programme of after school arts workshops for primary school aged children encouraging them to explore their

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
4 Jul 2003 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of 26 weekly classes, 4 concerts and three Come and Try events in traditional fiddle to adults and children.

£4,600 Scottish Arts Council
30 Jun 2003 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

Towards the cost of new fiddles, starter pack fiddle kits, a touring sound system and up-graded computer and software

£8,053 Scottish Arts Council
7 May 2003 The Lachlan Trust

Kilmorie Chapel Project

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2003 Strachur Playgroup

This group from Strachur provides pre school education and play opportunities for children. Grant will allow the group to enhance their equipment resource enabling them to provide a safer and more stimulating play environment. The grant will be used to

£525 New Opportunities Fund
4 Feb 2003 Lochgoilhead Fiddle Workshop

This Group Promote The Performance, Learning And Appreciation Of Scottish Traditional Fiddle Music. The Grant Will Allow This Recently Established Group To Organise A Programme Of Fiddle Workshops, Encouraging People To Learn And Develop Their Musical Sk

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
5 Nov 2002 Strachur Memorial Hall

This group from Strachur provides a public hall facility for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to improve and landscape a piece of waste ground adjacent to group's premises.

£4,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Sep 2002 Sarah Sumsion

Towards the cost of attending the International Shibori Symposium

£240 Scottish Arts Council
4 Apr 2002 Lochgoilhead Bowling Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Participate In Bowling Activities. Reconstruction Of Green Edges.

£4,000 Sport Scotland
7 Feb 2002 Trustees of Lochgoilhead Public Hall

This Group Manages And Maintains A Village Hall For The Benefit Of The Local Community. The Grant Will Be Used To Purchase Display Units, Mountages, Photography, Projector, Sound System.

£3,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2002 St Muns Community School Environment Project

This group provides opportunities for increased social, recreation, sport and educational activities for schools. The grant will be used to install rubber safety tiles, picnic tables, benches and seats.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
5 Apr 2001 Strachur and District Piping Association

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Practice And Perform Piping. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Venue Hire, Tutor Expenses And Transport Costs.

£2,320 Scottish Arts Council
8 Nov 2000 Trustees of Lochgoilhead Public Hall

This project will ensure repairs to the community hall meet the identified needs of the community. This one year grant will fund building construction, refurbishment and professional fees.

£96,000 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Cairndow Hall and Recreation Club

This group aims to hold a programme of activities surrounding the visit of a full size working reconstruction of a Highland galley to Loch Fyne which will include educational visits for school children and the wider community exhibitions raising awarenes

£2,000 Millennium Commission
25 Jun 1999 Strachur and District Piping Association

This group provides opportunities for young people to develop their musical abilities. The grant will be used to fund the hire of venues and transport costs.

£900 Scottish Arts Council
30 Mar 1999 Lochgoil Community Council

This group represents and promotes the views of local people. The grant will be used to fund publishing and development costs.

£3,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Mar 1999 Cairndow Village Hall and Recreation Club

This group provides social, educational, physical and recreational activities for the inhabitants of Cairndow and the surrounding area. The grant will be used to fund art worker fees, administration, advertising and materials costs.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
4 Dec 1998 Strachur Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase storage units and equipment and to fund travel, outings, publicity and courses.

£1,296 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Cairndow Hall and Recreation Club

Club providing recreational facilities will improve and enlarge their community hall, to create a more flexible and usable community centre. The one year grant will be used to make a contribution to the refurbishment costs and purchase of office equipmen

£60,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 The Scottish Council of The Scout Association

Project to refurbish an outdoor activities centre for use by Scouts and other groups of young people. This grant, over two years, will be used to refurbish the existing centre, purchase a minibus, provide kitchen equipment and pay for running costs.

£399,400 Community Fund
8 Nov 1995 Strachur Smiddy Trust

Strachur Smiddy Museum, Strachur

£12,500 Heritage Lottery Fund