65 matching grants found.
|29 Nov 2016||St Brides Parish Church of Scotland
St Brides roof renewal and open heritage
|£98,600||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|7 Jun 2016||Royal Burgh of Sanquhar and District Community Council
This community council will use the funding to enhance the Waird Pond area of the town through installation of picnic tables, fresh air fitness equipment and signage.
|£7,589||Big Lottery Fund|
|30 Mar 2016||2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
This group will use the funding to transport their boys to a range of activities.
|£2,400||Big Lottery Fund|
|21 Sep 2015||Kirkconnel Old People's Welfare Committee
Kirkconnel Old People's Welfare Committee
|£7,969||Big Lottery Fund|
|21 Sep 2015||Kirkconnel Old People's Welfare Committee
This project will allow the group to make improvements to their community facility.
|£7,969||Big Lottery Fund|
|31 Jan 2015||2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
This group will use the funding to take part in bigger brigade events, for new activities and to buy new equipment.
|£2,910||Big Lottery Fund|
|26 Feb 2014||2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
|£639||Big Lottery Fund|
|6 Jun 2013||Upper Nithsdale Arts and Crafts Community Initiative Limited
This group will carry out research regarding a proposal to extend their existing arts centre in Sanquhar, allowing the group to expand the community services that they offer.
|£8,868||Big Lottery Fund|
|7 Feb 2013||2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
The grant will be used take member on a number of sporting and social activity trips.
|£1,380||Big Lottery Fund|
|27 Dec 2012||2nd Sanquhar Boys Brigade
The club provides educational and recreational activities for young people. The project based in Dumfries & Galloway will focus on providing swimming lessons.
|£540||Big Lottery Fund|
|18 May 2012||Sanquhar Primary School
The school based in Sanquhar will deliver a year-long programme of extra-curricular activities for its pupils. The school will run different clubs to encourage the children to participate in physical activities. The grant will fund coaching sessions, wake
|£1,980||Big Lottery Fund|
|23 May 2011||Sanquhar Academy
The academy will use the funding to create small gardens within the school campus in which fruit, vegetables and herbs will be grown. This will allow the school to establish a food and cooking project which will benefit pupils from all the local schools a
|£1,990||Big Lottery Fund|
|23 May 2011||Thornhill Blues
This group will organise a two day music Festival in the village of Thornhill. The event will take place via five local venues and will culminate in a large concert in the community hall. The project will provide a stimulating music environment for the be
|17 Feb 2011||Sanquhar Academy
The school will offer a programme of extracurricular sports activities for girls to encourage greater participation in physical activity outside school. This grant will fund coaching costs, transport costs, boxing pads and gloves.
|£823||Big Lottery Fund|
|16 Nov 2010||Upper Nithsdale Arts and Crafts Community Initiative Limited
The group based in Sanquhar will use the grant to pay for kitchen equipment for the cafe within the new multifunctional 'A' the Airts' centre. This grant will be used to pay for an oven, an extractor, a boiling top, a microwave, an upright chiller cabinet
|£9,616||Big Lottery Fund|
|30 Jul 2010||Upper Nithsdale Minibus Project
This group will purchase a new accessible minibus for the use of community groups in the area. The grant will contribute towards the purchase of the bus.
|£10,000||Big Lottery Fund|
|25 Jan 2010||Sanquhar Academy
Cast Your Mind Back
|£6,500||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|12 Sep 2008||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
The group's idea is to commision a feasibility study, acquire technical advice on a building purchase and obtain the services of an architect and engineer to advise on a proposed development, with the eventual aim of acquiring the premises adjoining the c
|£9,000||Big Lottery Fund|
|9 Sep 2008||Sanquhar Primary School
This primary school will use its award to purchase basketball equipment, rugby equipment, play ground equipment and a climbing wall. It will also fund coach education training and costs of activity coaches.
|£4,683||Big Lottery Fund|
|10 Jul 2008||Upper Nithsdale Arts and Crafts Community Initiative Limited
Upper Nithsdale Arts & Crafts Community Initiative (UNACCI) is developing a fully accessible multi-purpose Art, Craft and Cultural Centre in Sanquhar. Facilities at the Centre will include studios for art, pottery and other craft activities, a recording s
|£343,932||Big Lottery Fund|
|30 May 2008||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
This group seeks to promote interest in the history and of Kirkconnell Parish, as well as preserving and enhancing historical buildings and artefacts. The grant will pay for wages for envirnonmental officer, materials, paint, rust remover, brushes, hire o
|£2,204||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|6 Aug 2007||Dumfries & Galloway Raptor Study Group
The group promote the study and conservation of birds of prey in the local area. The grant will pay for an all terrain vehicle and trailer.
|£6,110||Big Lottery Fund|
|31 Jul 2007||Upper Nithsdale Art & Crafts Community Initiative Ltd
Upper Nithsdale Art & Crafts Community Initiative Ltd
|£23,700||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|12 Jul 2007||2nd Sanquhar Guides
This group encourages young females to participate in the girl guiding movement within the Sanquhar area. The grant will fund transportation, entry into theme park and refreshments.
|£600||Big Lottery Fund|
|28 Jul 2006||Upper Nithsdale Youth Pipe Band
This new group has been formed to teach young people piping and drumming with the objective of forming a pipe band. The grant is for contribution towards purchase of bagpipes and drums.
|£5,000||New Opportunities Fund|
|19 Jul 2005||Upper Nithsdale Arts and Crafts Community Initiative Limited
The project aims to provide 2370 rurally isolated local people the opportunity to take part in training, recreation and educational activities. A local landmark building in Sanquhar will be refurbished to become a central venue offering various arts, craf
|14 Oct 2004||Heroes Return Award to an individual
A Second World War Veteran from Sanquhar has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Holland in September of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran
|£525||New Opportunities Fund|
|2 Sep 2004||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
Kirkconnel Set in Stone
|£132,000||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|21 Jun 2004||Sanquhar Primary Eco Group
This new group from Sanquhar promote environmental awareness, and encourage habitat creation, which enhances the biodiversity of the school grounds. Grant will be used to create a wildlife garden for the benefit of the school and wider community. Grant
|£880||New Opportunities Fund|
|22 May 2003||Crossroads (Mid & Upper Nithsdale) Care Attendant Scheme
This project will develop the capacity of a care attendant scheme to effectively manage the services provided and enhance the quality of service provided to a priority client group of disabled and elderly people and their carers.This one year project will
|8 Apr 2003||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
Taking the Past into the Future
|£24,600||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|3 Mar 2003||Sanquhar Royal Burgh Troopers Club
This group from Sanquhar provide opportunities for local people to participate in the 'Riding of the Marches', a series of horse rides organised as part of an annual community event. The grant will allow the group to provide horses for their community ev
|4 Dec 2002||Mennock WRI
This group from Sanquhar provides social and recreational activities for women. The grant will fund meals, entertainment and printing.
|27 Nov 2002||Dumfries & Galloway Council
Fitness Suite at Sanquhar F.U.N Pool.
|7 Aug 2002||Dumfries and Galloway Council
"Hillview Leisure Development, Phase 2, Kirkconnel"
|1 May 2002||Sanquhar Senior Citizens
The grant will be used to fund transport and meal costs for summer outing to Largs for 140 people, Christmas dinner and entertainment.
|4 Apr 2002||Friends of Kelloholm Primary School
This group from Kelloholm promotes educational, social and recreational activities within a local school. The grant will be used to purchase a sound system, lapel and stand microphones, CD player and twin disco unit and fund costume hire and transport.
|£4,550||New Opportunities Fund|
|13 Sep 2001||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
Going Forward - Looking Back: Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
|£75,500||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|5 Apr 2001||Kirkconnel and Kelloholm Playgroup
This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, art materials, and a vacuum cleaner.
|28 Nov 2000||Kirkconnel and Kelloholm Children's Gala
This group provides fundraising throughout the year by organising events and activities involving the whole community. The grant will be used to fund children's entertainment, sporting events, printing, publicity, hire of local halls and facilities.
|11 Jul 2000||Sanquhar Residents and Tenants Association
This group provides social and recreational opportunities for tenants and residents. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment and fund newsletter and volunteer expense costs.
|11 Jul 2000||Sanquhar Royal Burgh March Riding Association
This group aims to enhance the annual Riding of the Marches gala event by providing additional entertainment for all age groups including an internationally renowned samba band and a community procession to celebrate the millennium. The grant will be us
|11 Feb 2000||Mid and Upper Nithsdale Open Award Group
This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for children. The grant will be used to fund taster days, ongoing support and specialist training weekends.
|11 Feb 2000||Sanquhar and District Silver Band
This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their musical skills and take part in public performances. The grant will be used to purchase three tubas.
|£5,000||Scottish Arts Council|
|30 Nov 1999||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
This group provides opportunities for people to take an active interest and participate in their local history. The grant will be used to purchase office equipment, a digital camera, a video recorder and fund production of an information leaflet.
|£3,764||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|14 Sep 1999||Kirkconnel and Kelloholm Children's Gala
This group provides social opportunities for the benefit of local children. The grant will be used to assist with the costs of funding the hire of facilities, sports events, entertainment, printing and publicity.
|25 Jun 1999||Miners Memorial Centre
This group provides a community hall resource for local people. The grant will be used to purchase fire proof stage curtains, crockery, cutlery and kitchen equipment.
|25 Jun 1999||Nithsdale Boys' Club
This group promotes the enjoyment of football through the playing of the small sided game for local children. The grant will be used to purchase cones, footballs, a set of bibs and to fund travel costs.
|30 Mar 1999||Sanquhar Senior Citizens
This group provides social and recreational activities for elderly people. The grant will be used to purchase new windows and a door.
|4 Dec 1998||Kirkconnell Old People''s Welfare Committee
This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The grant will be used to install a toilet for disabled people, to refurbish a gents toilet and to install a non slip floor covering.
|18 Jul 1998||Kirkconnel Parish Heritage Society
This group provides opportunities for people to learn about their local Parish and family histories. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment and to fund database design.
|£4,463||Heritage Lottery Fund|
|28 Apr 1998||Upper Nithsdale Toy Library
This group provides educational and play activities for children. The grant will be used to purchase shelves and cupboards.
|28 Apr 1998||Sanquhar Playgroup
This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to fund safe flooring.
|4 Mar 1998||Brighten Up Sanquhar
This group raises awareness of environmental issues in the local community. The grant will be used to fund the landscaping of derelict ground.
|25 Feb 1998||Sanquhar Golf Club
Extension & Improvement of Changing/Locker Facilities
|10 Dec 1997||Mennock WRI
This group provides social and recreational activities for woman. The grant will be used to fund an anniversary celebration.
|10 Dec 1997||Kelloholm Community Cafe Group
This group provides social and recreational facilities for local people. The grant will fund kitchen and safety equipment.
|27 Aug 1997||Upper Nithsdale Snoezelen
This group provides relaxation and therapy activities for children, young people and adults suffering from stress. The grant will be used to buy lights, tubes, stone and rotators and to fund publicity costs.
|10 Jul 1997||Sanquhar Senior Citizens
This group promotes the social welfare of older people by providing opportunities for social and shared activities. This grant will be used to fund roof repairs.
|10 Jul 1997||Sanquhar Pantomime Group
This group provides entertainment for local people and raises money to benefit local organisations. The grant will be used to fund equipment, electrical improvements and an outing.
|8 May 1997||Sanquhar Royal Burgh March Riding Association
This group runs a community festival week. This grant will be used to purchase equipment and materials and will fund entertainment and expenses.
|8 May 1997||Kirkconnel and Kelloholm Playgroup
This playgroup provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. This grant will be used to purchase furniture (tables and chairs) and play equipment.
|8 May 1997||Kirkconnell Old People''s Welfare Committee
This group promote and assist organisations working with the elderly be providing facilities for physical and mental recreation. The grant will be used to refurbish and repaint the kitchen and buy a new cooker.
|12 Dec 1996||Upper Nithsdale Wheels Appeal
The group will expand its current service to provide accessible transport for disabled people living in rural areas. The grant over three years will fund the extra administrative costs that will be incurred by the development of the existing service.
|28 Feb 1996||Dumfries and Galloway Council
Upper Nithsdale Swimming Pool