Lottery grants awarded to Newton Stewart in 1999

23 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
9 Dec 1999 Creetown Youth & Community Hall Management Committee

This project will allow the organisation to undertake structural repairs and refurbishment work to the village hall, increasing the capacity of the hall to meet the changing needs of the local community. The one year grant will fund structural repairs, re

£26,611 Community Fund
9 Dec 1999 Machars Information Services

This project will assist the organisation to develop a range of outreach advice and advocacy services that will combat rural isolation and disadvantage. It will also increase skills and confidence through supported access to certificated IT training and

£188,426 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Kirkcowan Gala Committee

This group provides the local community with an annual gala. The grant will be used to fund the hire of a celebrity and a pipe band.

£900 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Kirkdale Hall Trustees

This group provides a village hall resource for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund the costs of pathway construction for improved disabled access and landscaping.

£1,661 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Whithorn Photographic Group

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their photography skills. The grant will be used to fund printing, photography, research expenses, design and writing costs.

£1,480 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 1999 Southwest Community Woodlands

This group provides opportunities for local people to participate in community woodlands projects. The grant will be used to purchase a PC and a printer and fund printing, advertising, event costs and facilitator fees.

£3,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 1999 Music At The Cinema

This group brings together professional musicians and young people to perform in the recently refurbished cinema. The grant will be used to fund venue hire, artist fees, advertising and programmes.

£939 Millennium Commission
30 Nov 1999 "Wigtownshire Spinners, Weavers and Dyers"

This group provides opportunities for local people to participate and develop skills in handweaving, spinning and dyeing. The grant will be used to purchase a projector screen, carousel and craft materials and fund tutor fees and travel.

£1,000 Scottish Arts Council
23 Sep 1999 Solway Heritage

Wigtown Restoration Project

£925,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Sep 1999 Creetown Youth Club

This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to fund a residential weekend.

£2,038 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Creetown Gala Committee

This group provides social and recreational activities for local people. The grant will be used to purchase a marquee and a public address system.

£4,021 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Luce 2000 Youth Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase a music system and lights.

£1,705 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Whauphill Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education for young children. The grant will be used to purchase a shed, dryer, bookcase and play equipment

£2,580 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 SWRI Wigtownshire Federation

This group provides a co-ordinating role between individual institutes in the local area and the Central Council of SWRI. The grant will be used to purchase a photocopier.

£1,425 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Wigtownshire Astronomical Society

This group promotes interest and participation in the study of astronomy for local people. The grant will be used to purchase telescopes, eyepieces, a camera adaptor, slides, books and videos.

£3,128 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Galloway Mountain Rescue Team

This group provides mountain search and rescue assistance for the local community and opportunities for people to become skilled volunteers. The grant will be used to purchase safety clothing.

£4,000 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Newton Stewart Summer Respite Care Scheme

This group provides respite care for families who have children with special needs. The grant will be used to fund travel, insurance and expenses.

£1,300 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Friends of ReadingLasses

This group promotes and manages an arts and cultural centre for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund workshops, site visits, travel and performance fees and to purchase arts materials.

£2,500 Scottish Arts Council
30 Mar 1999 Port William Mother and Toddler group

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. the grant will be used to purchase soft play equipment and storage boxes.

£1,175 Community Fund
30 Mar 1999 Wigtown Parent and Toddler Group

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase room dividers, bookshelves, soft rocker play set, puzzles, books and toys.

£1,840 Community Fund
30 Mar 1999 Whithorn Photographic Group

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their photography skills. The grant will be used to purchase a film scanner, computer and printer and to fund Adobe Photoshop training.

£2,040 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Mar 1999 Music At The Cinema

This group brings together professional musicians to perform in a recently refurbished cinema. The grant will be used to fund artists fees, hire and advertising costs.

£613 Scottish Arts Council
23 Feb 1999 Luce 2000

This project will establish a drop-in centre for young people, to provide a social and community focus, sports and leisure facilities, Internet access and computer training as well as training in other areas especially for unemployed young people seeking

£43,885 Community Fund