Lottery grants awarded to Isle Of Lewis in 1997

15 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
10 Dec 1997 Croileagan Lacasdal

This group provides pre-school play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, a storage cupboard and publicity materials.

£1,031 Community Fund
21 Nov 1997 The Gearrannan Trust

The Gearrannan Project

£745,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Oct 1997 Breasclete Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for Gaelic speaking children. The grant will be used to buy educational materials and storage equipment and to fund trips and visits.

£715 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Hebridean Talking Newspaper Association

This group provides weekly recordings of newspapers and other information for blind or partially sighted people. The grant will be used to purchase recording equipment, microphones, a mixer, master tapes and posting wallets.

£4,998 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Sradagan Sgire Steornabhaigh

This group promotes the Gaelic language amongst children and young people. The grant will fund leaders' fees, new equipment and outings.

£2,500 Community Fund
24 Sep 1997 Stornoway Angling Association

New Boathouse

£2,000 Sport Scotland
27 Aug 1997 North Lochs Community Association

This project will provide a community centre for social activities and a base for local voluntary groups. The one year grant will be used to refurbish and upgrade the community hall.

£100,000 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Croileagan Shanndabhaig (Sandwickhill Croileagan)

This group provides a Gaelic pre-school education and play service for children. The grant will be used to fund toys, games and puzzles.

£758 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Bernera Playgroup

This playgroup provides social and recreational opportunities for English and Gaelic speaking children in an isolated rural commuity. The grant will purchase new toys and fund a subscription to Nursery World magazine.

£1,911 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Tong Playgroup

This playgroup provides learning and social opportunities for both Gaelic and English speaking pre-school children in a remote rural area. The grant will purchase safety mats, ball pool tunnel, parachute, balance beams, toys and other play equipment.

£1,811 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Back Junior Gaelic Choirs

The group promotes and encourages the study and practice of Gaelic choral music. They will attend the national Mod and the grant will contribute towards travel, accommodation and subsistence costs.

£1,507 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Croileagan Bhaile Ailean

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities to Gaelic speaking children. This grant will be used to purchase play equipment.

£1,604 Community Fund
24 Jun 1997 Ceol Danns A'Rathaid (Sawmill Band)

Towards the cost of purchase of amplifier, speakers, microphones/ stands and two flight boxes

£900 Scottish Arts Council
8 May 1997 Sgoil araich Loch a Tuath

This playgroup provides a pre-school play service for both Gaelic and non-Gaelic speaking children. This grant will be used to purchase a range of play equipment and furnishings for the premises.

£2,773 Community Fund
8 May 1997 Croileagan Uig

This playgroup would like to expand their current service which provides pre-school educational, social and play opportunities for children in an isolated area. The grant will pay for playleaders wages for ten weeks and items of equipment for children, to

£2,453 Community Fund