Lottery grants awarded to East Ayrshire, Scotland in 2008

40 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
5 Dec 2008 Darvel Music Company

This group promotes all aspects of music culture, music development and live performance for the benefit of people in East Ayrshire. The grant will fund artist fees, venue hire, PA, lighting equipment, engineers fees and stage manager fees

£4,000 Scottish Arts Council
5 Dec 2008 The Howard Park Bowling Club

This group run a club to foster and encourage the game of bowls in the local area. The grant will be used to pay for the renovation of bowling green banks.

£9,988 Sport Scotland
5 Dec 2008 Dunlop Primary School Parents Association

This group provide extra-curricular opportunities to children attending Dunlop Primary School, their parents and teachers. The grant will be used to pay for sessional fees, games, transport costs, garden equipment, plants and shrubs, fencing, children's a

£4,400 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Bellfield Primary School

This group provide education to primary school aged children in the East Ayrshire area community. The grant will be used to purchase five picnic tables,a seat, materials for mural, outdoor information board and five benches with planters.

£4,567 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Gilfoot and Girvan Crescent Tenants and Residents Associatio

This group was set up to promote the well being and welfare of the local residents. The grant will be used to create a community information board and to purchase vandal proof seats, picnic tables and a children's seat.

£3,696 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2008 Ochiltree Community Centre Regeneration Forum

This group aim to redevelop the existing community centre and library facilities in East Ayrshire. The grant will be used to fund afeasibility study to establish how the group can best improve the facilities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Crosshouse Parish Church Trustees

Crosshouse Parish Church

£27,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Winton Group RDA

The group gives disabled children the opportunity to participate in horse riding. The grant will be used to supply and instal a sound system.

£5,571 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 The Drongan Makkers

The group make banners, table decorations, candle holders and other decorations to enhance the church building. The grant will be used to purchase a range of equipment including two sewing machines, ironing board, books and specialist CD Roms, craft mater

£3,280 Scottish Arts Council
7 Jul 2008 Darvel Nursery School Fund Committee

The group advance the education provided by the school, fund raise and liaise between parents and nursery. The grant will pay for a sand box, wet pour surface, waste removal and a safety inspection.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Hallhouse Care Home Residents Social Committee

The group offer help and support to residents of Hallhouse Care Home. The grant will be used to purchase a summer house and gazebo.

£4,029 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Catrine Tenants' and Residents' Association

This group promote the social and recreational interests of the wider Catrine community. The grant will fund stage hire, advertising costs, entertainment hire, robes and outfits, decoration costs, transport costs and marquee hire.

£5,795 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Kin Family Carers Action Forum

This group support people with learning disabilities and their carers in the East Ayrshire area through the provision of advocacy services and recreation and leisure facilities. The gratn will pay for tutor costs, materials, travel expenses and refreshmen

£8,900 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 16th Ayrshire (Newmilns) Scout Group

This group offer opportunities for personal, physical and intellectual development of young people. The grant will be used to pay for camp fees, transport costs and bus hire, food for 65 young people, and activities for 65 young people.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Creighton Court Social Club

This new group promote the interests of the tenants residing at Creighton Court. The grant will be used to pay for transport, admission fees, entertainment fees, refreshments, garden furniture, and a television.

£9,536 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Rape Counselling & Resource Centre

This group provide support and counselling for victims of child sexual abuse and rape. The grant will fund print costs for a young people's booklet and drop-in booklets.

£8,893 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2008 Cumnock & District Leisure Group

The group will commission a feasibility study and options appraisal for the introduction of renewable energy systems at Visions Leisure Centre, which is owned and managed by the community in Cumnock, Ayrshire. The group will also explore options for linki

£3,306 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Woodroad Regeneration Forum Ltd

The main project activities will include restoration to the public path, upgrading of the steps, the creation of a woodland trail and the clearance of invasive species. Methods to increase biodiversity will also be implemented and will include features su

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 East Ayrshire Coalfield Environment Initiative

The aim of their project is to create a wildlife garden on an area of unused land in the centre of New Cumnock. Their activities will include planting, creating raised beds, installing interpretation boards and creating a pond. Once the project is complet

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Catrine Community Trust

This group organise music events and gala days with the aim to promote the historical area of Catrine. The grant will pay for artisits fees, PA, lighting, engineering, and a stage.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
30 May 2008 Barony 'A' Frame Trust

The group promotes the maintenance and preservation of the Barony 'A' Frame, a heritage site of momumental and educational value. The grant will pay for marquee hire, table and chair hire, generator hire, toilet hire, performance and entertainment fees, b

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 South Lanarkshire Athletics Partnership

The group offers the opportunity to train and participate in athletics. The grant will be used to pay for league fees, transport to events, competition equipment, tents and website development.

£4,630 Sport Scotland
30 May 2008 Silverwood Primary School

This group provides primary school education to members of the Kilmarnock community. The grant will be used to buy resource packs, games, books, a digital camera, a docking printer, a camcorder, cd's, consumables, travel costs and summer outings.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Dalmellington Band

The group encourage and promote tuition for people playing brass and percussion instruments, for the continuation of the brass band in Dalmellington. The grant will be used to purchase new brass instruments including cornets, horns, euphoniums, baritones,

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2008 Elite Dance School Parents Committee

The group provide dance opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase leotards and batons and to fund venue hire, light and sound hire, stage costs, publicity costs, costume costs, props and transport costs.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2008 Irvine Valley Regeneration Partnership

This group promote the regeneration of the Irvine Valley area to improve quality of life for current and future generations. The grant will be used to refurbish a cairn.

£6,980 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 North West Kilmarnock Bowling Club

This group provide the opportunity to play outdoor bowls. The grant will be used to purchase a lawn mower, 6 pairs of junior bowling shoes, 6 sets of junior bowls and 2 sets of adult bowls.

£1,248 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Kilmarnock Rugby Football Club

The group promote the sport of rugby from grassroots to performance level. The grant will pay for coaching costs, and equipment.

£9,971 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Ayrshire Rock Garden Group

This group provide opportunities for the community to be involved in horticultural and gardening events with a particular focus on alpine plants. The grant will be used to purchase a laptop, projector, screen and public announcement system.

£2,300 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Patna Adults, Children and Teenagers

This group promote the social inclusion and wellbeing of young people in the village of Patna in East Ayrshire. The grant will fund hall hire and sessional worker fees.

£4,680 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 North West Kilmarnock Environmental Improvement Group

The group promote the conservation, protection and improvement of the physical and natural environment of the North West Kilmarnock area. The grant will contribute towards groundworks, paths, plants, shrubs, trees, seating and professional fees.

£2,900 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Muirkirk Enterprise Group

This group promote regeneration of the village. The grant will be used to construct 3 roadside plinths and signage.

£7,814 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2008 Alloa Community Enterprises Limited

Alloa Community Enterprises Ltd's idea is to expand their current recycling project to provide training and employment opportunities for Clackmannanshire's most marginalised individuals, many of which have additional support needs. In addition, beneficiar

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2008 The Lighthouse Foundation

The Lighthouse Foundation's idea is to employ a consultant to help them establish the strengths/weaknesses of the organisation and assist them in creating a business plan that will enable the future development and expansion of the group. The grant will f

£9,250 Big Lottery Fund
12 Mar 2008 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of programming the Amplify 08 Festival

£7,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Jan 2008 Skerrington Farm Residents Association

This group aims to provide a safe playing area within Skerrington Farm Estate for children from the area to enjoy a range of activities. The grant will pay for play equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 ANCHO Limited

This group provides housing to those in the North Ayrshire area. The grant will pay for the development of a play area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 James Hamilton Academy

This group is an educational establishment, providing learning and extra-curricular activities for pupils aged 11 - 18. The grant will be used to buy four elliptical trainers and two recumbent exercise bikes

£9,774 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 24th Ayrshire (Darvel) Scout Group

This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for young people aged six to eighteen years. The grant will be used to pay for roof repairs, a kitchen upgrade, a toilets upgrade, replacement of damaged windows, hall entrance plasterwork and

£8,050 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Fenwick Weavers Co-operative Ltd

The group wish to construct an industrial heritage centre reflecting the history of the co-operative movement. The grant will fund a feasibility study.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund