Lottery grants awarded to Edinburgh in 1997

187 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Dec 1997 National Museums of Scotland

Howe Tricycle - Acquisition

£18,673 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Dec 1997 Liberton United Boys Club

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to fund the renovation of the group's club house and installation of a heating system.

£4,880 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 The Jan de Vries Benevolent Trust

This group provides financial assistance and advice to low income medical patients. The grant will be used to fund the purchase of a computer, fees for an administrator, a brochure and three month's running costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Royal British Legion-World War II Veteran,Edinburgh Central

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for members. The grant will be used to fund pennants, a banner, flag and Christmas dinner.

£1,260 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Lochearn Sailing Group for People with a Disability

This group provides recreational opportunities for people with disabilities. The grant will be used to fund a floating pontoon.

£4,990 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Bharatiya Nari Sabha (Indian Women''s Committee)

This group provides information on health, education and cultural issues. The grant will be used to fund the hire of a hall, publicity materials, and seminar costs for three months.

£500 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 St Mary's Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to fund playleaders fees, a dishwasher and toys.

£4,854 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 28th Blackford Scout Group

This scout group provides young people with opportunities for growth and development. The grant will be used to purchase bunk beds, sheets and for the re-upholstery of chairs.

£2,609 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Gilmerton Pensioners' Forum

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for older people. The grant will be used to fund a Christmas dinner and weekly shows for three months.

£1,150 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 African Carribean Cultural Organisation

This group provides educational, social and cultural opportunities for members. The grant will fund office and computer equpment and three months running costs.

£2,691 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 APNA Asian Womens Group

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for Asian woman. The grant will fund an event, publicity, outreach visits and a three month's education programme.

£4,480 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Edinburgh Chinese School

This group provides educational and cultural activities for young chinese people. The grant will fund venue hire, performers fees, travel, accommodation and administration.

£5,000 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Edinburgh Environment Partnership

The Edinburgh Environment Partnership a partnership of 11 local organisations led by Edinburgh City Council is offering 80 Awards of around -3000 to people throughout Edinburgh to help create a greener and cleaner city over the 3 years of the scheme and b

£250,937 Millennium Commission
28 Nov 1997 Wester Hailes Education Centre

Towards the cost of the purchase of musical instruments and equipment for post-school youth bands

£9,500 Scottish Arts Council
27 Nov 1997 WHALE Arts Agency, The

Towards the cost of a programme of participatory arts aimed at young people in Wester Hailes, culminating in celebrations in 2000

£200,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Nov 1997 Edinburgh Festival Centre Ltd

Towards the cost of creation of the Edinburgh Festival Centre at the Highland Tolbooth (supplementary funding for app ref 9510123)

£700,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Nov 1997 Scottish Poetry Library

Towards the cost of purpose built Centre for Scottish Poetry Library (supplementary funding for app ref 9510001)

£67,603 Scottish Arts Council
26 Nov 1997 National Museums of Scotland

Royal Museum of Scotland Gallery 21 - Phase A

£995,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Nov 1997 The Arty Party

Towards the cost of educational arts based programme to access disadvantaged individuals

£3,982 Scottish Arts Council
19 Nov 1997 Edinburgh Disability Arts Forum

Towards the cost of putting on Disability Cabarets throughout 1997/98, primarily targetting Edinburgh's disabled community

£4,500 Scottish Arts Council
13 Nov 1997 Queen-+S Hall (Edinburgh) Limited, The

5% variation in grant awarded to upgrade disabled facilities ref: 9510124 awarded on 28.3.96

£33,916 Scottish Arts Council
6 Nov 1997 British Federation of Young Choirs-Scottish Division

Towards the cost of appointing choral animateurs to create unitary youth choirs in primary and secondary schools

£50,000 Scottish Arts Council
30 Oct 1997 Pet Care Network

This group provides pet care help for people with disabilities and social needs. The grant will be used to purchase equipment and produce promotional and educational material.

£1,300 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 52nd Blackford Scouts

This group provides opportunities for young people to grow and develop. The grant will be used to purchase outdoor activity equipment.

£870 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Altrusa Careers Trust

This group provides financial assistance to women wishing to train for employment. The grant will be used to purchase stationery and to assist with training costs.

£2,500 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Leith Community Centre Senior Citizens

This Senior Citizens group provides leisure activities and social support for elderly. The grant will be used to buy an electronic keyboard.

£500 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 75th Blackford Scout Group

This scout group provides young people with opportunities for growth and development. The grant will be used to purchase tents and groundsheets.

£1,772 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Lothiansound

This group provides information and news on audio tape for blind or partially sighted people. The grant will be used to purchase an audio mixer, cassette rewinder, cassette copier and tape checking unit.

£4,667 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Oxgangs Senior Youth Club

This group provides leisure and social activities for 15-18 year olds. The grant will be used to fund a residential weekend for 15 young people.

£1,088 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Scottish Anti-Racist Federation

This group provides information, advice and awareness of race issues. The grant will be used to fund conference and administration costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Pain Association Scotland - Edinburgh

This group provides support for chronic pain sufferers and their carers. This grant will fund training and transport costs, publicity and the purchase of equipment.

£3,470 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Cockit Hat Club

This group provides social and recreational facilities for local elderly people. The grant will be used to fund a day trip and meal.

£700 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Senior Citizens Bowling Club

This group provides opportunities for local senior citizens to come together to play indoor bowls. The grant will be used to buy carpet bowls and a carpet.

£669 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Scottish Advocacy

This group provides support and education for the users of advocacy services. The grant will be used to purchase video production, editing and publicity materials and to produce a business plan.

£4,800 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 The Rights Office

This group provides information and advice on rights to the local community. The grant will be used to fund the costs of training volunteer advisors, including trainees' expenses, childcare, materials and access to external training.

£2,500 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Moredun Dykes Sheltered Housing Social Fund

The group provides social and recreational activities for residents of a sheltered housing complex. The grant will be used for the transport and outing costs of a Christmas lunch.

£525 Community Fund
29 Oct 1997 Maitland Bowling Club

New changing accommodation

£49,450 Sport Scotland
21 Oct 1997 St Marys Music School Trust Ltd

Towards the cost of conducting market research, preparing a site survey and business plan for a Rehearsal & Practice Complex

£12,338 Scottish Arts Council
7 Oct 1997 P H A B Federation

The project will address the problem of social isolation faced by young disabled people through the use of an IT communication network. The grant, over three years, will provide funding for the purchase of IT equipment, salary costs for one full-time pers

£251,329 Community Fund
7 Oct 1997 St Mark's Unitarian Church, Edinburgh

St Mark's Unitarian Church, Edinburgh - restoration

£51,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Scottish United Services Museum

Northesk's Trafalgar Sword & Medal - Acquisition

£136,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 1997 Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The project will increase the research capability of the UK voluntary sector by developing networks and promoting good practice. The project involves all four councils for voluntary organisations. This grant, over two years, will fund a research worker i

£361,500 Community Fund
25 Sep 1997 Royal Lyceum Theatre Company Limited

Towards the cost of replacement equipment upgrade the theatre's technical facilities and enhance production values.

£230,888 Scottish Arts Council
24 Sep 1997 Lothianburn Golf Club

Course Irrigation System

£39,033 Sport Scotland
23 Sep 1997 Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop Limited

Towards the cost of a Feasibility Study to examine proposals for the upgrading and expansion of workshop building and site

£4,759 Scottish Arts Council
16 Sep 1997 National Museums Of Scotland

Towards the cost of creating national centre for contemporary crafts within the Royal Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh

£80,795 Scottish Arts Council
11 Sep 1997 One Voice

Towards the cost of developing a new teaching resource for Higher Music in Scottish schools and a series of contemporary music tours

£16,000 Scottish Arts Council
10 Sep 1997 National Gallery of Scotland

John Knox Drawings, Acquisition

£15,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Aug 1997 Imaginate

Towards the cost of changing the Festival event into a year-round specialist promotional arts organisation for young people

£175,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Aug 1997 Edinburgh International Film Festival

Towards the cost of investment in infrastructure to resource strategies for income generation on a longer term basis

£400,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Aug 1997 Theatre Workshop Edinburgh Limited

Towards the cost of consolidating achievements made in the last year in refocussing its artistic vision and managerial control

£200,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Aug 1997 Victim Support Scotland

This project will train volunteers to provide a comprehensive support service to families, friends and communities. The three year grant will be used to fund one full-time and two part-time salaries, office equipment, fees for freelance workers, training

£274,618 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Marriage Counselling Scotland

This national organisation provides appropriate volunteers by facilitating accredited counsellors as well as offering counselling. The two year grant will be used to pay fees for sessional workers to produce information materials and for running costs.

£150,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 CSV

Community organisation for volunteers will extend the work of its community history project, by facilitating cross-generational activities. The three year grant will fund the salary of a full-time worker, office equipment, training and running costs.

£95,612 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Enable - Edinburgh Branch

This branch of Enable will assist a group of people with learning disabilities to set up and run a co-operative business. The three year grant will be used to fund a salary, office equipment, training for beneficiaries, and running costs.

£125,929 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Parent Network Scotland

This group enabling parents to improve their parenting skills, will extend the delivery of parenting programmes into new areas. The three year grant will be used to produce information materials, provide training and fund facilitator and course programme

£16,271 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Pilton Opportunities Project

This community based project will provide pre-vocational training to young adult ex-offenders, by their involvement in a scheme to supply household goods to local people in need. The three year grant will fund a full-time salary, skills materials, trainin

£43,863 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Bingham and District 50+ Project

This project will develop a programme of educational activities for older people. The three year grant will be used to fund one full-time and two part-time salaries, meet sessional workers' fees, training, equipment, and running costs.

£146,301 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Ethnic Enterprise Centre

This enterprise centre will deliver six training programmes a year using a range of training techniques. The three year grant will pay for office equipment, salary costs of a co-ordinator, running costs (including information materials), training and trav

£105,284 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Scotland Yard Adventure Centre

This project will enable the Centre to continue its ongoing work with children and young people with a social and emotional disability, and also to develop new out-of-school activities for them. The three year grant will be used to fund five part-time sal

£155,700 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 SACRO

This project will enable young offenders to learn new skills by establishing a horticultural scheme. The three year grant will be used to fund three part-time salaries, purchase horticultural equipment and fund running costs.

£37,254 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Intact

This project will enable the organisation to deliver seminars to museum staff on how to include people with disabilities in the educational, cultural and recreational potential of museums. The one year grant will be used to purchase train the trainer pack

£9,600 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Lothian Homes Trust

This project will set up a pilot education and training programme for young people aged 16 to 22 who are homeless and at risk. The programme will facilitate access to mainstream education and training provision and employment. The three year grant will pa

£596,562 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Skillnet Edinburgh

This project will offer a one-to-one and group based adult guidance service to black and ethnic minority people. The three year grant will fund the salary costs for one full-time and two part-time posts, fees for freelance workers, office equipment, promo

£108,285 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Women Onto Work

This project will extend the organisation's provision of long term support and training opportunities for women, as a pathway to education, further training and employment. The three year grant will meet the salary costs for four part-time posts, office e

£138,840 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Workers' Educational Association

The Association will provide learning opportunities for disadvantaged groups through the medium of reminiscence and local history. The three year grant will be used to fund two full-time and two part-time salaries, fifteen sessional tutors, office equipme

£498,982 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Oxgangs Kindergym

This project provides facilities for the early education of children using its Kindergym. The three year grant will be used to fund two part-time salaries and to purchase musical equipment.

£21,650 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Young Miracle Productions

This project will facilitate the use of drama within special educational settings working in the criminal justice sector. The three year grant will be used to fund two full-time posts and make a contribution to one further post, produce information mater

£154,371 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Ideal Training

This project will provide learning opportunities for disabled people to train as accredited trainers, and to support them in the delivery of disability awareness training to organisations. The three year grant will fund two full-time salaries, enable the

£183,809 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Artlink (Edinburgh and Lothians)

This arts and disability organisation will research and establish models of cultural and educational opportunities, providing programmes of activities for people with disabilities. The three year grant will be used to fund the salary of a full-time worker

£134,485 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Balgreen Out of School Care Club

This project extends opportunities for children aged 5 to 12 years to develop learning through play. The two year grant will fund office, computer and play equipment, and to pay the fees of sessional workers.

£9,765 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Hands On Technology Group Users Forum

This project provides a comprehensive selection of special needs equipment which allows tuition in computer skills for people with disabilities. The three year grant will be used to pay for sessional staff fees, information materials, and running costs.

£10,989 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 One Parent Families Scotland

This project run by the Centre will provide an outreach learning and support service for families and children. The three year grant will pay for office equipment, the salary for a full-time worker, information and resource materials.

£72,921 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Befriending Network Scotland Ltd

This project will enable the organisation to develop its work in the promotion of befriending schemes. The three year grant will pay for office equipment, two full-time salaries and running costs (including training, travel, accommodation, information mat

£126,486 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Edinburgh Area Scout Council

This project will develop the district network of scout volunteers by exploring new methods of recruiting, benefiting both the organisation and the young people involved. The three year grant will be used to fund a full-time and part-time salary, office e

£68,777 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Access Ability Lothian

The group will set up an advocacy and support service, to enable young disabled people to have access to mainstream education. It will also enable disabled people to train in advocacy work. The three year grant will pay for the salaries of a full-time and

£181,241 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Employability Forum

This project will set up a new information base in support of voluntary organisations working in the disability and employment field. The three year grant will be used to fund a full-time co-ordinator, office equipment, mobility aids and running costs.

£125,269 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Black Community Development Project

A project set up to ensure the well-being of black/minority ethnic people in Pilton, will develop and support groups and services for ethnic minority communities. This three year grant will fund a full-time worker, refurbishment costs, office equipment, f

£91,295 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Sleep Scotland

This project will help families and carers to cope with sleep disorders in children with special needs. The one year grant will be used to fund a full-time salary, and to meet freelance workers' fees and running costs.

£51,946 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Lothian Community Transport Services

The project will provide affordable, accessible transport to a wide range of voluntary sector groups. The three year project will fund two full-time and two part-time salaries, a vehicle, office equipment and running costs.

£142,495 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Family Resource Network

This group will run a project to support community groups in making funding applications, access shared resources, training and support. The three year grant will fund one full-time and three part-time salaries, equipment, fees for sessional workers and r

£105,770 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 CSV

This group which promotes awareness of sustainable development and community action, will support community and voluntary organisations in increasing awareness of environmental issues through designated activities. The three year grant will fund two full-

£188,732 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Fast Forward (Positive Lifestyles) Limited

Young people's health promotion organisation, will establish a project to encourage isolated young people to become involved in volunteering. The three year grant will be used to fund a worker, pay for volunteer training and running costs.

£125,640 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Magdalene Community Education Centre

Project run by Centre, which will develop a homework club. The three year grant will pay for the salary costs of a part-time Care Auxiliary, freelance workers' fees, books and running expenses.

£19,719 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Corner Project

This project will enable the organisation to offer its clients structured educational courses as well as its present informal 'drop-in' sessions. The three year grant will be used to fund a worker (initially part-time), refurbishment costs and sessional w

£54,507 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Children In Scotland:Working For Children And Their Families

National organisation promoting children's issues, will develop a forum of children's voluntary sector agencies to share information and ideas. The two year grant will be used to pay the salary costs of one full-time and two part-time workers, sessional f

£144,521 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Eric Liddell Centre Ltd

This community centre used by groups in the vicinity, will provide carers with access to training, social and recreational opportunities by providing a sitter service. The three year grant will be used to fund two full-time salaries, training, and running

£68,642 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Ash Scotland

This health education project will carry out a needs assessment among visually impaired people in Scotland, in order to determine the provision of accessible information on smoking and health for this group. The one year grant will be used to employ a par

£36,680 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Northfield Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. This grant will be used to fund play equipment and craft materials.

£2,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Workers' Educational Association

This group provides opportunities for education throughout life. This grant will be used to purchase a word processor and answer phone, and to fund travel and events costs.

£566 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Young Mums Education Unit

This group provides support and practical help for mothers who want to further their education and training. This grant will be used to fund respite trips and educational visits over three months.

£500 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Forth Division - Rainbows Brownies and Guides

This group provides opportunities for young women to undertake physical, social and educational activities. The grant will be used to purchase craft, sports and recreation equipment.

£1,285 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Edinburgh Lifestyles

This group promotes the welfare of people with physical or sensory disabilities. The grant will be used to fund publicity costs, launch costs, volunteer expenses and a feasibility study.

£3,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Edinburgh Volunteer Tutors Organisation

This organisation which trains adult volunteers to befriend and support young people of school age, will provide one-to-one support for children who are experiencing educational difficulties. The three year grant will fund two full-time members of staff,

£175,093 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Lead Scotland (Linking Education and Disability)

This project enables disabled adults to access mainstream educational and volunteering opportunities. The three year grant will be used to fund five full-time salaries, purchase office equipment, mobility and communication aids, training and running costs

£434,517 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations Council

This voluntary umbrella organisation will introduce and operate a Participation Unit, to support the voluntary sector in Edinburgh by providing a range of services to voluntary organisations. The two year grant will fund set up costs for the Unit and fou

£248,964 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Scottish Community Care Forum

This project will enable the organisation to support local community care and set up new systems for sharing information and advice on good practice. The three year grant will fund a full-time and part-time salary, office equipment, training, promotional

£108,628 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

This project aims to link all Councils for Voluntary Service across Scotland via an intranet. The one year grant will be used to buy computer equipment and fund two full-time salaries.

£182,890 Community Fund
26 Aug 1997 The Scottish Actors Studio

Towards the cost of purchase of computers, printers, and video cameras

£4,123 Scottish Arts Council
15 Aug 1997 Scottish Storytelling Forum

Towards the cost of development study to take outline designs for Scottish Storytelling Forum within enhanced Netherbow Arts Centre

£8,444 Scottish Arts Council