Lottery grants awarded to East Ayrshire, Scotland in 2011

65 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Dec 2011 Grange Academy

The school will use the grant to establish two new after-school clubs in zumbatomic and squash. The clubs will attract new pupils to the activities as participants and volunteers. The grant will pay for zumbatomic instructor fees, squash rackets, racketba

£1,525 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2011 Cumnock Rugby Club Mini Midi Section

The club will use the grant to pay for 4 match balls, 25 training balls, 43 ruckshields/contact pads, 2 sets of post protectors, 28 corner poles and 28 corner flags.

£1,991 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2011 New Farm Primary School

The school, based in Kilmarnock,will use the grant to fund 2 four week blocks of skiing lessons for up to 80 P4 to P7 pupils. The grant will fund 8 weeks of skiing lessons at Newmilns Snow and Sports Complex.

£1,280 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 Netherthird Community Development Group

This group will engage a consultant to help the group increase their capacity in order to take forward various community projects. The grant will fund consultant costs, venue costs and subsistence costs.

£6,440 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 Newmilns Primary School

The school will develop its school grounds into an interactive learning environment for pupils to utilise during and after school. It will also be made available to the wider community. This grant will fund a willow dome, tunnels, wigwams, a wildlife area

£8,063 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 Onthank Nursery School

The nursery will work with parents and carers to provide opportunities for outdoor learning with their children. The grant will fund an expedition wagon, a handcrafted storytelling arbour, sound sensations equipment, 50 home link kits, 20 expedition kits

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 Hurlford Community Association

This group will deliver a programme of of activities over the school holiday periods. This will provide opportunities for primary school children to participate in physical activity, sports, arts, dance and drama. The grant will fund sessional staff, tran

£7,681 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 East Ayrshire Community Play Forum

This group, based in Kilmarnock, will purchase a range of play equipment in order to provide a programme of free play activities for local children. This grant will fund straw bales, paint, charcoal, den making materials, mud slide tarpaulin, washing up l

£8,982 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2011 Newmilns Primary School

The school, will purchase new playground markings, playground games and sporting equipment. These items will be used to get young people attending the school and the wider community (including families), involved in new and exciting sporting pastimes. Th

£1,700 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2011 Loudoun Academy

The academy will run a selection of different extra-curricular sports and physical activities for its S3 and S4 pupils. The project will include an excursion to Newmilns Snow and Sports Complex, taekwondo lessons and zumbatonic sessions, enabling the youn

£980 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 St Matthews Youth Hub

This project will use a variety of arts and media to explore the themes of poverty and social deprivation. The group will hold an exhibition and performance during Poverty Action Week 2012 to showcase young people's work. This grant will fund a camcorder,

£4,863 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 Muirkirk Community Association

The association will refurbish the lounge and kitchen areas of its community education centre to improve facilities for local groups. This grant will pay for a carpet, a large cooker, chairs, blinds and decoration costs.

£4,547 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 Centrestage Communities Ltd

This group, based in Dundee, will refurbish the dance studio area of their premises. The improvements will lead to increased usage of the facility by local young people. The grant will fund a sprung floor, wall mirrors, crash mats, a PA system and dance g

£9,924 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2011 East Ayrshire Council - Finance and Corporate Support

The council will hold an Equality Week for all residents of the local authority area, this will involve a number of events focusing on equality issues highlighted by local people. This grant will fund opening event costs, speaker costs, publicity, marketi

£5,874 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2011 East Ayrhshire Council

Queens Drive Athletics Facility

£500,000 Sport Scotland
28 Oct 2011 Cluarankwai Judo Club

The club, based in Kilmarnock, will provide judo taster sessions in schools throughout East Ayrshire. The group needs to buy new mats, which will be easier to transport and fit together, in order to run these activities. The grant will fund the costs of

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2011 East Ayrshire Council - Department of Educational & Social S

This project will purchase gardening equipment and horticultural materials for five different day centres located in East Ayrshire which cater for older people. The project will also provide a series of outdoor excursions for the beneficiaries. The grant

£8,820 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2011 Newmilns Snow and Ski Compklex

Upgrade of dry ski slope

£50,000 Sport Scotland
30 Sep 2011 Kirkstyle Primary School

The school, based in East Ayrshire, provides educational and recreational activities for young people. The grant will fund coaching costs and travel costs.

£1,304 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 The Zone Youth Committee

The committee, based in Dalmellington, will begin a befriending scheme for young people to visit residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Between eight and twelve young people will take part in the scheme visiting the care facility at w

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Art 4 Uzea

This group will run a weekly art course at the Netherthird Community Centre for people living in Cumnock, Auchinleck and the surrounding areas in East Ayrshire. In conjunction with this, the group will organise a range of trips to art galleries, exhibitio

£4,262 Creative Scotland
16 Aug 2011 Cumnock Bowling Club

The club will use the grant to purchase a new heating system for the club house and a new irrigation system for the two greens. Completing this project will provide enhanced service quality both outside and within the facility, which is used not only as a

£6,059 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Netherthird Nursery & Family Centre

The centre will develop its outdoor area into a garden where children can attend outdoor activities and learn new skills. This grant will fund a willow tunnel, a willow monkey puzzle, wooden raised beds, picnic tables/sand trays, a level play area, sensor

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Stuff for Kids and Youth Project

This group will run a befriending scheme for children and young people aged between 5-16 years. The group will train five volunteers to befriend and support these beneficiaries providing them with positive and trusting adult role models. The grant will fu

£4,788 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Dunlop Countryside Access Group

This group will engage a consultant to carry out a feasibility study to research and produce a detailed mapped proposal for a path network around the village of Dunlop. This grant will fund the cost of a consultant.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 2011 East Ayrshire Council

East Ayrshire Council aim to engage with a younger audience 12 to 25 years through high quality drama and physical theatre performances and workshops.

£8,000 Creative Scotland
5 Jul 2011 Galston Youth Football Club

The club will replace their existing changing facilities which are in a state of disrepair. The new facilities will improve conditions for players who participate in youth football. This grant will be used to pay for a Portacabin and refurbishment costs.

£5,000 Sport Scotland
5 Jul 2011 NHS Ayrshire & Arran

This group will facilitate and lead an innovative partnership project along with East Ayrshire Council's Creative Minds Team and Heart and Minds Limited. The project will take place in the children's ward at Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock. This grant wil

£9,150 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Manavodaya International UK

The group will commission a feasibility and evaluation study. The study will enable the group to explore the idea of adapting a community participatory development programme, first established in Uttar Pradesh, India, to fit into a Scotland-wide cultural

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 East Ayrshire Council - Countryside Services

The council will organise a three-day programme of activities and events to celebrate the 5th birthday of The River Ayr Way (3 - 5 June 2011). This grant will be used to fund an evening walk, a guided walk, a family cycle, a ceilidh, a family treasure hun

£6,700 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Shortlees Primary Forum

This group will run a week-long Summer School for children attending the nursery class and pupils in primaries 1-3, where they will take part in a range of outings and activities. This grant will fund transport costs, entry fees and outdoor play equipment

£6,571 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 New Cumnock Primary

The school will refurbish their playground to create zones for different kinds of play and for pupils to play in teams. The project aims to encourage positive social interactions and healthy active life styles. This grant will fund portable basketball sta

£7,500 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2011 Galston Youth Forum

The forum will provide a range of educational and sporting activities during the school summer break and throughout the coming year. This will benefit young people living in and around Galston, East Ayrshire. The grant will fund transport, sporting activi

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2011 Catrine Community Trust

The Green Grow Catrine project will establish a community garden in a housing estate in the village. The project will benefit local people by enabling them to learn how to make compost, grow fruit and vegetables and learn how to use the produce to cook an

£50,450 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2011 Muirkirk Activate Group

Muirkirk Activate Group will provide a year of weekly fitness classes for the local community. A fitness worker will lead the two-hour sessions in the local games hall. The grant will pay for venue hire and fitness instructor fees.

£1,400 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 35th Ayrshire (Fenwick) Beavers

This group will engage young people from Fenwick in varied activities, with the aim of improving their self confidence and abilities. This grant will fund sport and craft equipment, storage, an SLR camera, a printer, visiting demonstrators to the unit, tr

£4,950 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Girlguiding Ayrshire North

This group will facilitate a range of training activities to assist both new and existing leaders to deliver the Girlguiding programme more effectively. The grant will be used to pay for 3 laptop computers, 2 laptop projectors, 2 projector screens, 3 port

£5,090 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Annanhill Primary

The school will run a programme of summer activities to aid the integration of the new Primary 1 pupils.This grant for will fund a drama/music workshop, a visit by Glasgow Science Centre staff, badge and keyring making, art activities, giant games kit hir

£3,150 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011 Myasthenia Gravis Association

The association will organise and host a Scottish conference in Central Scotland in June 2011. This grant will fund the cost of 100 delegates, room hire (including 4 break out rooms), an LCD projector, accommodation for 15, travel expenses and postage for

£7,638 Big Lottery Fund
23 May 2011

This group will organise and deliver an innovative new programme of employability workshops for people over the age of 16. The grant will pay for sessional workers as the workshops require more concentrated levels of input to support participants. The foc

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2011 Hillside School

The school will develop part of the school grounds to establish an orchard, vegetable plot and greenhouse whilst making improvements to their existing sensory garden. This grant will fund a greenhouse, base slabs, base slab installation, development of th

£9,080 Big Lottery Fund
9 May 2011 Kilmaurs Primary School

The school will set up a number of new after school clubs for its pupils. These will focus on skipping, badminton, judo, gymnastics and aerobic activities. This grant will fund two buses to Stewarton Academy, skipping coaching, badminton coaching, judo co

£1,064 Big Lottery Fund
9 May 2011 Hillhead Primary School

The school will run extra-curricular taekwondo sessions for its pupils and will also take pupils to a local dry ski slope, where they will receive skiing lessons. This grant will fund four skiing trips for 40 pupils and coaching costs for 18 taekwondo ses

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2011 CTC Ayrshire

This group will organise a programme of nine taster cycling rides for local people, encouraging more people to try cycling and develop their fitness levels. This grant will fund publicity, volunteer leader training, participant information packs, particip

£1,190 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2011 Hillside School

The school provides supported education to 22 pupils with moderate, severe and profound learning difficulties. The school will use the grant to provide nine pupils with swimming lessons to improve their confidence and ability in the water. This grant will

£1,007 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2011 Centrestage Communities Ltd

The company will organise a programme of street dance and broadway dance workshops across East Ayrshire for people with additional support needs, with regular public performances being held throughout the project. The grant will be used to fund dance coac

£1,950 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2011 East Ayrshire Council

Towards the cost of the realisation and educational programming of 'Warp and Weft' to be shown at the Dick Institute

£2,639 Creative Scotland
30 Mar 2011 Onthank Nursery Friends and Parents Group

This Kilmarnock group will improve access to a woodland area in partnership with local schools, a nursery and community groups. This will create an accessible environmental facility which can be used for activities, environmental education and wildlife st

£9,555 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2011 Catrine Angling Club

This group will improve the beauty of the river by removing timber and waste and transporting fish in better conditions when carrying out low density stocking. The grant will pay for a trailer and chainsaw.

£1,787 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Kilmarnock Sub-Aqua Club

This group will update and extend club diving equipment with the aim of provide training to new divers. This grant will fund 4 12 ltr cylinders, 8 15 ltr cylinders, 3 buddy explorer buoyancy jackets, 3 regulators and 6 pairs of neoprene gloves.

£3,487 Sport Scotland
1 Mar 2011 Catrine Primary School Parent Council

This group will use the grant to develop the school grounds by purchasing playground equipment and developing seating areas where the pupils can socialise outdoors.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Auchinleck Nursery School

The nursery will build up playground equipment in its outdoor areas. This grant will fund palyground equipment, a blackboard panel, a wetpour repair kit, a cycle track and greenhouse materials.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Dunlop Babies and Toddlers

This group will purchase educational toys for use by children in play sessions. The new equipment will aid physical development and stimulate imagination. This grant will fund a playhouse, a ride on train, a supermarket tent, a mirror set, a farm set, an

£680 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Galston Babies and Toddlers Group

This group will purchase new equipment, materials and toys. It will also take part in environmental activities. The grant will be used to pay for baby area refurbishment, educational toys, bus hire to a local nature trail and storage.

£2,317 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2011 Park School

The school will expand the range of sports and exercises it currently offers at its after-school club. The club is for pupils with additional support needs and the school now wants to encourage more children to participate. The grant for will fund a Tri G

£911 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2011 Annanhill Primary

The school will use the grant to develop their after schools programme by offering new activities. This grant will fund 20 footballs, 20 volleyballs, 20 basketballs, football strips, volleyball/basketball strips, 10 Zumba sessions, 10 Martial Arts session

£1,933 Big Lottery Fund
15 Feb 2011 Silverwood Primary School

The school will construct an eco garden which will be used to highlight sustainability and biodiversity amongst pupils. In addition new playground markings will encourage active play. This grant will fund skip hire, fencing, wall repairs, railway sleepers

£4,490 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 Dalrymple Primary School

The school will redesign its playground, providing its pupils with new play experiences and the opportunity to take part in more physical activities at school. This grant will pay for a trim trail, five playground markings and an outdoor seating area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 Irvine Valley Regeneration Partnership

This group will commission a consultant to look into the viability of upgrading and extending the multi user path routes in the Irvine Valley. The grant will fund a path network feasibility study.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 South West Regional Scout Council

This group will provide training to 40 participants (14 leaders and 26 scouts) in preparation ahead of a volunteering trip to Makobe in Kenya (25th June - 9th July 2011). The grant will contribute to the cost of 3 one-day activities and 3 residential acti

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 James Hamilton Academy

The school will enable 14 pupils to participate in the expedition section of the Bronze Level of the Duke of Edinburgh Award. This grant will fund expedition training costs, training equipment and a License for Expedition CD - Duke of Edinburgh.

£2,571 Big Lottery Fund
1 Feb 2011 Stewarton Community Allotments Society

The society will create an allotment site for the benefit of local community. This project will fund the start-up costs for the group. This grant will fund legal fees, technical fees, planning fees, project visits, community events and insurance.

£2,100 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Scotland has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Red Sea in December 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£2,825 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2011 Caprington Junior Golf Club

The club provides opportunities for young people, aged 9-18, to take part in golf. The project is based in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, and focuses on golf taster sessions. This grant will fund coaching costs and a golf equipment/starter coaching kit.

£694 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2011 Cairns Nursery School

This group will attract wildlife to an established garden within the school grounds for the benefit of pupils, their families and the wider community. This will provide an outdoor facility where children and adults can learn about nature. The grant is fo

£406 Big Lottery Fund