Lottery grants awarded to Dumfries in 1997

27 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Dec 1997 Families in Contact

This group provides support and social activities for parents and children with special needs. The grant will be used to purchase specialised cycles, a fun day, pantomime and Christmas party.

£3,350 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Dunscore Pre School Centre

This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase a heating system.

£4,529 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Carrutherstown Youth Club

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for young people. The grant will fund games and craft equipment.

£1,670 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Pain Association Scotland - Dumfries Branch

This group provides support and assistance for people who suffer chronic pain. The grant will fund a pain awareness day and pain management course.

£2,650 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Collin Village Hall Management Committee

This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will fund chairs, tables, kitchen fixtures, utensils and cleaning materials.

£4,556 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 People First (Dumfries)

This group provides training on employment opportunities for people with learning difficulties. The grant will be used to fund a computer, hardware and software.

£2,274 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Scouts - Locharbriggs

This scout group provides young people with opportunities for growth and development. The grant will be used to fund joinery and paint work to exterior of building.

£5,000 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Peter Pan Playgroup and Tinkerbells

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, books and to fund publicity and training costs.

£887 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Volunteer Action Dumfries & Galloway

This project will enable the umbrella organisation to set up a number of outreach centres to deliver information, advice and training on volunteering. The three year grant will fund two full-time and three part-time salaries, office equipment and running

£117,123 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Dumfriesshire Guide Association

This association will recruit and train additional adult leaders to set up and run Guide units in remote villages and communities. The three year grant will fund computer and office equipment, training and running costs.

£17,786 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Gingerbread Group in Dumfries and Galloway

This project will assist lone parents by strengthening its childcare provision, and secure the continuation of its work. The two year grant will contribute to one full-time and four part-time salaries, training and running costs.

£27,433 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Dumfries Toy Library

This Toy Library will establish a new play facility for children and their parents and carers. The three year grant will fund two part-time workers, refurbishment, training and running costs.

£102,052 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Lincluden After School Group

This project will enable the after school group to extend its service and offer school childcare facilities at different times of the day. The three year grant will fund the salary of a part-time playworker and contribute to the salaries of a part-time ad

£137,848 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 2nd Cairn Valley Girl Guides

This guide group provides opportunities for informal education and recreational activities for young girls living in a rural area. This grant will be used to purchase tents and camping accessories.

£1,797 Community Fund
30 Jul 1997 Nithsdale Amateur Rowing Club

New Boat and Oars

£8,627 Sport Scotland
10 Jul 1997 Greenlea and Racks Neighbourhood Watch

This group promotes community cooperation in making the local area safe. The grant will be used to purchase alarms, timers and a word processor.

£935 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Dyslexia South West Scotland

This group provides information advice and support for dyslexics. The grant will be used to set up a help line service and to raise awareness of dyslexia by producing information materials and running courses.

£750 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Arthritis Care Dumfries

This support group provides services information and help to people who have arthritis. The grant will be used to purchase a computer, printer and work station and fund a day trip.

£2,747 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Kirkbean Playgroup

This play group provides social recreational and educational opportunities for pre-school children. The grant will be used to purchase storage equipment, soft play equipment, music centre and to fund an outing.

£2,429 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 William Turner Court Tenants Social Club

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for older people. The grant will be used to buy a TV, video, cycle and treadmill.

£1,590 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Lochside Church Playgroup

This playgroup provides social and play opportunities for children aged 3-5. The grant will be used to purchase furniture, toys and games.

£838 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Locharbriggs & Heathhall Playscheme

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase equipment and to fund outings, hire and publicity costs.

£1,000 Community Fund
8 May 1997 Inshore Rescue Nith

This group provides an inshore search and rescue facility. This grant will be used to cover the part cost of vehicle/boat and equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Mar 1997 Dumfries And Galloway Tourist Board

Towards the cost of commissioning a series of artworks for the new Tourist Information Centre, Dumfries

£65,000 Scottish Arts Council
11 Mar 1997 Upper Nithsdale Community Initiative

Towards the cost of site specific artworks for Sanquhar Town Centre.

£43,718 Scottish Arts Council
11 Mar 1997 Dumfries and Galloway Council

Towards the cost of commissioning a programme of artworks to be sited at the redeveloped Dumfries waterfront, Whitesands

£63,934 Scottish Arts Council
25 Feb 1997 Dumfries and Galloway Council

Towards the cost of improvement to existing art gallery including redecoration, improvement of lighting and reglazing

£13,004 Scottish Arts Council