Lottery grants awarded to Eilean Siar, Scotland in 2005

37 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
14 Dec 2005 The Lewis Breast Cancer Support Group

This Project Aims To Improve Access To Information And Reduce The Anxiety, Stress And Feelings Of Social Isolation Experienced By 150 Breast Cancer Sufferers And Their Families Living In The Western Isles. It Will Develop A Drop-In-Centre To Provide A Com

£23,360 Community Fund
9 Dec 2005 Sgoil An Iochdair Agus A Choimhearsnachd

This group promotes social and recreational activities and supports local groups within the community. The grant is for contribution towards redeveloping the school playground.

£5,000 Community Fund
9 Dec 2005 Newton and Sandwick Community Partnership

This group support the development of the Newton and Sandwick Community Partnership which will co-ordinate voluntary activity in the community as well as develop voluntary groups. The grant is for contribution towards lights and costumes only.

£1,000 Community Fund
9 Dec 2005 Uig & Bernera Development Group

This group encourage and promote matters relating to the economic and social development of the local area. The grant is for website development costs.

£1,624 New Opportunities Fund
9 Dec 2005 Uig Art Attack

This group organise and promote a range of visual art experiences for the community members of Uig. The grant is for materials and art equipment and a contribution towards tutor fees for 2 ten week courses

£2,270 New Opportunities Fund
8 Dec 2005 Harris Development Ltd

Isle of Harris Landscape Partnership Scheme

£19,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2005 Cobhair Bharraigh

This group provides practical support, advice and information to persons or families caring for the elderly or people with physical, mental or sensory impairment. The grant is for transport costs, training and expenses for volunteers.

£4,840 Community Fund
4 Nov 2005 Western Isles Transport Preservation Group

This Group Aims To Research And Record The History Of Motor Transport In The Western Isles. The Grant Is For Compressor, Air Wrench, Air Hose, Fittings And Regulator, Trolley Jack And Axle Stands, Air Sander & Extraction Unit, Socket Sets And Mig Welder.

£4,995 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2005 Iochdar School Board

This group aims to provide support and information to parents and to support the management of the school. The grant is for library software, seating, shelving and books.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
4 Nov 2005 Stornoway United Football Club

This Group Provides Opportunities For Young People To Play Football. The Grant Is For Strips, Coaching Courses, Balls/Equipment/First Aid Kits, Travel Costs, Pitch Hire, First Aid Courses.

£4,530 Sport Scotland
25 Oct 2005 The Islands Book Trust

Widening Access to the Angus Macleod Archive

£48,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2005 Ceol Eilean Bharraidh

This New Group Aim To Promote, Encourage And Develop The Gaelic Culture Through Music. The Grant Is For Travel And Accommodation.

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
7 Oct 2005 Northbay Community Initiative

This new group aims to preserve and improve community life through social and recreational activities and facilities. The grant is for griddle, sink units, hand dryers, hot water boiler, cutlery boxes, wall units, coffee machine, cooker, fly killer, soup

£5,000 Community Fund
7 Oct 2005 Urachadh - Uibhist

The project will extend an existing childcare facility by creating extra space. The provision will expand to include a separate out of school club and family support facilities.

£58,000 New Opportunities Fund
21 Sep 2005 Benbecula Community Association

The Project Aims To Contribute To The Regeneration Of Balivanich Following The Departure Of The Mod By Building A Local & Accessible Multi-Purpose Community Centre. The Project Will Bring Services Into The Area, Provide Opportunities For Health & Recreati

£138,656 Community Fund
21 Sep 2005 Barvas and Brue Community Centre Committee

The Project Will Refurbish And Extend An Existing Community Centre Serving A Number Of Rurally Isolated Communities Along The North-West Coast Of Lewis. The Facility Will Be Used To Provide A Range Of Services Including Youth Clubs, Adult Learning Initiat

£95,000 Community Fund
9 Sep 2005 North Uist Dancing Club

This Group Promotes Interest In Traditional Country Dance And Music. The Grant Is For Venue Hire, Musician Hire, Equipment And Training Fees.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
9 Sep 2005 Iomairt Nis Ltd

This group provides activities and projects that are of economic, social, educational, environmental, cultural and recreational benefit to the community of Ness. The grant is for course fees, lecturers fees, transport, venue hire, materials, advertising a

£4,700 Community Fund
9 Sep 2005 Western Isles Association For Mental Health

This group organises activities to encourage social interaction for people affected by mental ill health. The grant is for gardening equipment and sessional workers fees.

£4,098 New Opportunities Fund
8 Aug 2005 Castlebay School (The European Educational Experience)

This group offer young people the opportunity to learn about other cultures. The grant is for travel within and out with Scotland, accommodation and excursions.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
8 Aug 2005 Taigh Dhonnchaidh

This group provide a music and arts centre for adults and children in a rural environment. The grant is for tutors, entertainment, administration, recording and advertising.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
5 Aug 2005 East Loch Roag War Memorial Association

This new group aim to build, manage and maintain a war memorial. The grant is for contribution towards construction of war memorial.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
3 Aug 2005 RSPB Scotland

Increasing the Buzz - Hebridean Community Recovery Programme for the Great Yellow Bumblebee

£47,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2005 Taigh Chearsabhagh Trust

Hebridean Young Curators

£16,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Jul 2005 Cothrom Limited

This Is A Capital Project To Construct A New Purpose Built Fully Accessible Training Centre In The Rural Area Of South Uist. It Will Become Cothrom'S Headquarters, Providing Skills Workshops, Up To Date It Facilities, An All Day Nursery, And Multi Purpos

£201,000 Community Fund
11 Jul 2005 Proiseact nan Ealan

Proiseact nan Ealan group in Isle of Lewis will use an award to undertake a Gaelic storytelling project which will include 8 reunion events throughout Scotland. The events will be recorded by the BBC and will feature on a future broadcast.

£9,450 New Opportunities Fund
30 Jun 2005 Ceolas Uibhist

This group offers international summer schools in music, dance and language. The grant is for focusrite liquid channel preamp (recording equipment), microphones and suspensions.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
27 May 2005 Comunn Eachdraigh Bharraidh Agus Bhatarsaidl

This Group Collects, Preserves And Interprets History And Culture Relating To The Islands Of Barra And Vatersay. The Grant Will Enable The Group To Replace All The Original Photographic Folders And Replace Them With Archival Box Binders Which Will Protect

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2005 The Islands Book Trust

This Group Aims To Further Peoples Knowledge About The History Of The Scottish Islands In Their Wider Celtic And Nordic Context. The Grant Will Be Used To Arrange A Three Day Conference In St. Kilda To Look At The Decline In Population In The Area. The

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 May 2005 Uist Utd Junior Football Club

This New Group Provides The Facilities And Opportunities For It'S Members To Participate And Train In The Sport Of Football. The Grant Will Be Used Equip The Group With Strips And Footballs And Allow The Group To Attend A National Competition In Ayr Which

£3,760 Sport Scotland
15 May 2005 Harris Arts and Heritage

Towards the annual Harris Arts Festival which promotes Gaelic culture in Harris and art and crafts exhibitions

£3,500 Scottish Arts Council
10 May 2005 St Peter's Traditional Dance Club

This Group Provide Opportunities For People To Learn And Perform Traditional Scottish Dancing. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Organise Three Weekend Dance Sessions Run By Professional Tutors And Arrange A Visit To The National Mod, Providing Participa

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
10 May 2005 Theatre Hebrides Limited

This project will compile a bank of artists to work within childcare in the Western Isles, who will receive special training on child development issues. One hour sessions will be provided in nurseries focusing on music, drama , dance, storey telling and

£21,058 New Opportunities Fund
10 May 2005 Western Isles Council

Comhairle na Eilean Siar will build an outdoor classroom at the Nicolson Institute in Stornoway to allow community members to make better use of the outdoor playing fields by providing a sheltered area for warm up exercises and training sessions.

£44,882 New Opportunities Fund
23 Feb 2005 Fidhleirean Eilean An Fhraoich

This Group Provides Opportunities For People To Learn About And Perform Traditional Fiddle Music. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Provide Tutoring From World Renowned Musicians For The First Time At The 2005 Summer Fiddle School Which Will Be A Fantasti

£3,400 Scottish Arts Council
10 Feb 2005 Theatre Hebrides

Towards the cost of commissioning and developing a new bi-lingual script featuring events surrounding the formation of the Free Chur

£7,800 Scottish Arts Council
17 Jan 2005 Breasclete Community Association, The

Towards the cost of installing a stage, and purchasing chairs and tables, and sound, lighting and video equipment

£28,273 Scottish Arts Council