Lottery grants awarded to East Ayrshire, Scotland in 2017

32 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Oct 2017 East Ayrshire Council

East Ayrshire Council

£30,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Sep 2017 Galston Cabin

Galston Cabin

£7,445 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2017 East Ayrshire Council - Safer Communities

This project will focus on and develop specific activities previously delivered and part-funded by a previous award. It will empower vulnerable families by using play to increase confidence, skills and bonding. The proposal will also provide opportunities for local people to volunteer in delivering community activities.

£373,061 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2017 East Ayrshire Carers Centre

This project will enhance and expand the current after school activity this organisation delivers. The grant will enable them to provide additional opportunities for young carers across East Ayrshire and help to close the attainment gap for those from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Additionally the increased resources will allow a more co-ordinated approach within the school setting allowing them to take a preventative approach rather than engaging with the young carers at a crisis point.

£210,095 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2017 Silverwood Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver a community arts legacy project to celebrate the merger of two local primary schools, Silverwood and New Farm, in May 2018 at The William McIllvanney Campus.

£5,000 Creative Scotland
26 Jul 2017 Centrestage Communities Ltd

This group will use the funding to build on their existing activities in Shortlees, including nursery play, song and storytelling 'Sing and Smile' sessions, musical theatre classes and its dignified food programme. It will also introduce 'Musical Generations', providing older people in Shortlees with the opportunity to enjoy an afternoon of music.

£107,148 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2017 Ochiltree Community Hub

This group will develop the now cleared site of a former community centre and public library to create a new build centre for the local community of Ochiltree. The centre will include an office, multipurpose hall, caf? , kitchen, space for a range of play, recreation and sporting activities, and will offer opportunities for volunteering and local employment.

£958,800 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2017 The Sky Project

The funding will be used to continue the group's free after school activities for children in Shortlees but extend its after school provision to four days a week, as well as weekends. They will work side by side with the families involved to identify and support their wider needs.

£296,604 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2017 Muirkirk Gala Day Committee

Muirkirk Gala Day Committee

£1,700 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2017 Bonnyton Thistle Football Club

Bonnyton Thistle Football Club

£6,500 Sport Scotland
30 May 2017

£9,150 Big Lottery Fund
26 May 2017 East Ayrshire Leisure Trust

East Ayrshire Leisure Trust

£9,903 Big Lottery Fund
1 May 2017 East Ayrshire Council

To develop the Community Sport Hub concept

£41,706 Sport Scotland
1 May 2017 East Ayrshire Council

Delivery of Coaching and Volunteering Programmes

£2,000 Sport Scotland
19 Apr 2017 Partners For Inclusion

Partners for Inclusion?s four year ?dM2 Ayrshire? initiative seeks to increase social opportunities offered to people with disabilities by delivering a series of events within South, North and East Ayrshire. dM2 is an organisation currently delivered by people with disabilities for people with disabilities, which aims to encourage more members to build their own peer/social groups through recreational and educational activities, with a long term view of becoming a mentor to others.

£148,872 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Alzheimer Scotland

SSB Well Kent?

£7,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 East Ayrshire Leisure Trust

SSB Traditional Rural Skills project

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2017 Council of Voluntary Organisations

This group will acquire and refurbish an empty shop unit in Shortlees. This will be run as a community hub, informal meeting space and local information point, and later be managed by trained members of the local community.

£101,971 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2017 Someone Else's Addiction (SEA)

This group based in Kilmarnock providing support for people struggling to cope with other people?s addictions. The group will use the funding to start up a support service.

£9,580 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Hurlford & Crookedholm Early Learning and Childcare Services

This group will use the funding for additional staff hours as they are moving to a new premises and will require further staff time to be able to deliver their service and expand their current provision.

£9,871 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 The Conservation Volunteers

This organisation offers a wide range of environmental activities for anyone interested in helping to protect and enhance their local greenspace. The funding will be used to engage three local primary schools and one SEN school from East Ayrshire in a Grow Your Own food programme.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2017 The Zone Youth Committee

This group based in Dalmellington are the youth work project of the Zone Initiative, a community hub which provides services such as childcare and training to the wider community. The funding will be used for a ranges of bicycles and maintenance equipment in order to launch cycling activities.

£9,934 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2017 Newmilns Regeneration Association

This groups aim is to improve community development, and organise events and activities in their area. The funding will be used to hold a 2017 food festival following on from the success of their first food festival in 2016.

£9,758 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Auchinleck Highhouse Horralls Association

Highhouse Pit Winding Gear Learning and Celebration

£9,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2017 Galston Community Development Trust

Galston Community Development Trust

£328,579 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Ipdip Theatre

Head in the Clouds 2017 Tour

£4,400 Creative Scotland
5 Feb 2017 North Ayrshire Amateur Swimming Club

North Ayrshire Amateur Swimming Club

£6,350 Sport Scotland
5 Feb 2017 North Ayrshire Amateur Swimming Club

This club will use the funding for equipment for their synchronised swimming team and for coach training courses.

£6,350 Sport Scotland
30 Jan 2017 Shortlees Primary School and Early Childhood Centre

Shortlees Primary School

£81,104 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2017 Shortlees School & Early Childhood Centre

Shortlees Primary School and Early Childhood Centre

£81,104 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2017 Ipdip Theatre

Ipdip Theatre

£6,284 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2017 Holiday Project

Holiday Project

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund