Lottery grants awarded to East Ayrshire, Scotland in 2000

66 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
12 Dec 2000 East Ayrshire Council

To run a variety of information and communication technologies sessions, 7 days a week, including family activities, taster sessions, SVQ tuition, homework access for school children and youth and community group access.

£115,465 New Opportunities Fund
1 Dec 2000 Bellsbank Adventure Playground

The project will allow the development of the existing facility which provides a range of child care, youth and adult recreation activities in a rural area of high unemployment, low income and social deprivation. This three-year grant will fund the refurb

£93,853 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 46th Ayrshire Scout Group New Cumnock

This group exists to provide growth and personal development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase wall heaters and fund the installation of a gas supply.

£3,852 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 St Joseph's Retirement Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The grant will be used to purchase a PA system, keyboard, storage cabinet, set of games and first aid equipment and fund outing costs.

£1,566 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Darvel Millennium Association

This group aims to provide a variety of community events including Millennium events and highland games. The grant will be used to fund hire of equipment and insurance costs.

£4,400 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Fenwick Playgroup

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

£3,858 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Knockinlaw Youth Club

This group provides opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase games and fund residential trip, bus hire and Christmas party costs.

£2,300 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 New Farm Loch Lunch Club

This group provides a lunch club for elderly residents of the area. The grant will be used to purchase indoor bowling equipment and chairs and fund catering costs.

£1,850 Community Fund
28 Nov 2000 Cairnhill Community House and Management Group

This group exists to provide a community house for the benefit of local people. The grant will be used to purchase kitchen equipment, TV, video and seating.

£1,195 Community Fund
24 Nov 2000 East Ayrshire Council

To raise the educational achievement of pupils across East Ayrshire through participation in the arts oriented summer schools. Activities will include music, dance, video, art, design and drama.

£84,537 New Opportunities Fund
23 Nov 2000 Loudoun Valley Trust

Towards the cost researching the feasibility of establishing a centre with artists' studios and public spaces for the arts.

£5,550 Scottish Arts Council
23 Nov 2000 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of installing a sound system and infrared loop system to provide higher quality sound

£54,985 Scottish Arts Council
3 Nov 2000 East Ayrshire Council

A mobile health project that will take a new health related service into 17 regeneration areas in East Ayrshire.

£393,207 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2000 Dunlop Schools Out

The grant will be used to create 6 after school and 8 before school places for children aged 5-14 years old in Ayrshire. Schools served will be Dunlop Primary and Stewarton Academy.

£9,003 New Opportunities Fund
26 Sep 2000 Cumnock Area Musical Production Society

This group provides opportunities for people to learn about and take part in musical productions. The grant will be used to purchase lighting, sound, music, scenery, costumes and make up and fund training, development, licence and publicity costs.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
26 Sep 2000 Kilmarnock Pipe Band

This group provides opportunities for young people to develop their piping skills. The grant will be used to purchase band uniforms, bagpipe covers and cords.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
26 Sep 2000 Knockinlaw Community Association

This group provides personal and social development opportunities for local people. The grant will be used to purchase kitchen and games equipment and fund outing and travel costs.

£3,000 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 Kilmarnock and Districts Childminding Group

This group provides a childminding service for local families. The grant will be used to purchase safety equipment.

£1,505 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 Rankinston Community Association

This group promotes educational, social and recreational opportunities for local people. The grant will be used to purchase computers and fund training costs.

£4,939 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 1st Newmilns Brownies

This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to fund refurbishment costs.

£3,370 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 Contact Phab Club

This group provides educational and therapuetic opportunities for physically disabled people. The grant will be used to fund venue hire and arts and crafts activities.

£3,106 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 Arthritis Care, Scotland West and Solway Area

This group provides practical support for people with arthritis. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment and training manuals and fund training costs, volunteer expenses, travel expenses and administration costs.

£3,089 Community Fund
26 Sep 2000 Claimants Advice Network

This group provides advice and support on welfare and disability benefits to the local community. The grant will be used to purchase a lap top computer, printer and software and fund travel costs, publicity, telephone installation and training costs.

£3,800 Community Fund
12 Sep 2000 Diocese of Galloway

St Sophia's, Galston

£702,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2000 RSPB Scotland

Cumnock Area Schools Environmental Project

£41,895 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2000 Cumnock Parent and Family Support Group

The 24 hour drop in centre will support drug addicts and their families with professional counselling, support and job training. This three year grant will fund staff salaries, recruitment costs, general running expenses, production of information, travel

£144,748 Community Fund
21 Jul 2000 Park School

Three strands of activities will be funded: literacy, ICT and the Caledonian award for 30 pupils aged 12-16, all with special needs.

£42,974 New Opportunities Fund
21 Jul 2000 Hillside School

A lunch time learning project for pupils with complex learning difficulties aimed at developing and enhancing personal and social skills through structured play. Activities will include ICT, outdoor games, circus skills, crafts, and drama.

£33,375 New Opportunities Fund
11 Jul 2000 Mauchline Community Association

This group provides a public hall facility for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to purchase IT equipment and fund training costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Patna Day Centre

This group provides social and recreational activities for elderly and disabled people. The grant will be used to purchase a freezer, electric fan, filing cabinet, stereo, kitchen equipment and fund a entertainment costs.

£1,068 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Mauchline Youth Group

This group provides social and recreational activities for young people. The grant will be used to fund sports and games equipment.

£1,437 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Arthritis Care Kilmarnock Branch

This group provides practical support and assistance for people with arthritis. The grant will be used to purchase computer equipment and fund transport and training costs.

£3,329 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Waterside Community Association

This group provides social and educational opportunities for the local community. The grant will be used to purchase a desktop photocopier and fund event, gala and fun day costs.

£1,389 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 East Ayrshire Zero Tolerance Group

This group raises public awareness through campaigns aimed at zero tolerance of abuse against women and children. The grant will be used to fund performance and promotion costs.

£2,680 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Sports for Special Needs

This group promotes, fosters and develops sports and recreational activities for people with special needs. The grant will be used to fund gala day costs and training course fees.

£1,405 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Barr Castle Millennium Heritage Museum Society

This group provides a museum facility for the general public and encourages an understanding of local history. The grant will be used to fund the installation of a central heating system.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2000 Fenwick Carpet Bowling Club

This group provides a facility for the local community to play the sport of indoor bowls. The grant will be used to purchase 2 sets of bowls.

£552 Sport Scotland
11 Jul 2000 Roundshaw Angling Club

This group promotes and encourages participation in the sport of angling for the local community. The grant will be used to purchase fence posts, timber, nails, tools, wire and pathway materials and equipment hire.

£3,976 Sport Scotland
11 Jul 2000 Mochrum Fishing Club

This group provides opportunities for the local community to participate and develop their skills in the sport of fly fishing. The grant will be used to fund the installation of fencing.

£1,000 Sport Scotland
16 Jun 2000 Ideal Start Out of School Club Ltd

The grant will be used to create 15 after-school places, 15 before-school places, 15 holiday places and 15 weekend places for children aged 5-11 years old in Ayrshire. Schools served will be Hurlford, Galston, St Sophia's, Newtown, St Mathews and Crossro

£25,736 New Opportunities Fund
8 Jun 2000 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of a series of drama workshop programmes in all East Ayrshire primary, secondary, nursery and SEN schools

£68,704 Scottish Arts Council
26 May 2000 Writability

This project is to raise the profile of a charity established to provide services for writers with disabilities. The project will provide disabled writers with access to professional scripts and tuition. This two year grant will pay for tutors fees, profe

£28,538 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of increasing the level of participation in high quality arts activity by people living in East Ayrshire

£120,000 Scottish Arts Council
28 Mar 2000 The 24th Ayrshire Darvel Scouts

This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase tents and compasses.

£3,731 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 Rankinston Senior Youth Club

This group provides educational and social support for young people in the local community. The grant will be used to fund a residential training weekend.

£2,730 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 New Cumnock Environmental Regeneration Volunteers

This group provides opportunities for local people to participate in environmental and regeneration projects. The grant will be used to purchase a digital camera, a lap top computer, a CD writer, a projector and a screen.

£4,842 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2000 Bellfield Royals Boys' Club

This group provides opportunities for young people to participate in the sport of football at a competitive level and develop their skills. The grant will be used to refurbish changing room accommodation.

£4,955 Sport Scotland
24 Mar 2000 Kilmarnock Academy

To create a breakfast club that will provide breakfasts and a mixture of educational and recreational activities including table tennis, darts, scrabble and access to IT equipment. The aim is to increase motivation, and promote a more positive attitude to

£34,960 New Opportunities Fund
23 Mar 2000 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of a computerised box office and marketing system for the Palace Theatre and Grand Hall venues in Kilmarnock

£22,666 Scottish Arts Council
23 Mar 2000 Elephant Trust Limited

This development project aims to support individuals and families living with cancer. Service will be extended to include groups for people who have had recent bereavements, young people and women, and to enable access throughout Ayrshire with increased

£233,363 Community Fund
3 Mar 2000 Loudoun Kirk Preservation Trust

Loudoun Kirk Preservation

£74,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Feb 2000 Auchinleck Photography Group

This recently established group provides opportunities for local people to participate in photography. The grant will be used to purchase darkroom and photography equipment.

£1,631 Scottish Arts Council
11 Feb 2000 Patna Age Concern

This group provides practical assistance and social activities for older people. The grant will be used to fund a respite break.

£1,000 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Guide Association Upper Irvine Valley Division

This guide group provides young people with opportunities for personal growth and development. The grant will be used to purchase camping and computer equipment.

£4,991 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 1st Darvel Guides

This guide group provides young people with opportunities for personal growth and development. The grant will be used to fund kitchen refurbishment and to purchase fire extinguishers, storage units, a heating time clock, floor repairs, indoor sports equip

£3,512 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 327 (Kilmarnock) Squadron Air Training Corps

This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase a computer, a printer, a scanner and software.

£1,509 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Jolly Tots Under 5's

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment and fund educational outings.

£3,252 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Rosebank Senior Citizens' Club

This group provides social and recreational opportunities for older people. The grant will be used to purchase a mobile phone for emergencies and fund a respite outing.

£540 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Galston Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, a music system, CD tapes and fund an outing.

£1,701 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Auchinleck Community Association

This group promotes community involvement by providing facilities in the interests of social welfare, recreation and leisure time occupation. The grant will be used to fund decorating costs.

£3,945 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 East Ayrshire Federation of Community Associations

This group provides training, social and recreational opportunities for local people. The grant will be used to produce an evaluation report and fund publicity materials, a residential training weekend, training materials and transport.

£1,920 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Outdoor Opportunities

This group provides educational and recreational activities for local unemployed people. The grant will be used to fund training costs.

£4,830 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Patna Over 60's Club

This group provides social and recreational activities for older people. The grant will be used to fund respite outing costs.

£1,000 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Young Arthritis Care (Kilmarnock Group)

This group provides support and self help opportunities for people suffering from arthritis. The grant will be used to fund sessional fees, transport, activity costs, refreshments, venue hire and newsletter production.

£4,220 Community Fund
11 Feb 2000 Onthank Football Club

This group provides opportunities for children to develop their football skills from basic to competitive level. The grant will be used to purchase a generator, lights, a spider box, extension cables, bottles, cones, nets, training balls, match balls, fla

£1,847 Sport Scotland
15 Jan 2000 Park School

To create a summer school which aims to improve literacy and ICT and aims to develop self-confidence amongst pupils at this special needs school. Activities will include outdoor pursuits.

£15,181 New Opportunities Fund