Lottery grants awarded to Falkirk in 2017

22 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
9 Nov 2017 Falkirk Community Trust Limited

This project will reduce the isolation and loneliness experienced by older people in day and residential care settings by setting up reading groups, shared reading sessions and reminiscence sessions. The range of activities, run by local volunteers, will support residents to share past memories helping them to engage with the people around them.

£91,530 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2017 Falkirk Council - Children's Services

This project ?The Tremanna Film Project? will through an expressive arts approach, support looked after and accommodated young people (aged between 10 ? 19) to improve their social and practical skills, as well as develop greater levels of self confidence and esteem. Activities will support a collaborative effort with the local development trust and a professional film making company which will result in the creation of two short films.

£38,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2017 FDAMH

This group will use the grant to continue and develop their existing Family Support Service with a dedicated family support worker and manager providing tailored support to families, including carers, who are struggling to cope with the impact of a family member having poor mental health.

£129,779 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2017 Central Advocacy Partners

This group will support people with a learning disability who have experienced or are experiencing domestic/sexual abuse and who have not been able to access appropriate services. Activities will be tailored to address the effects of the abuse with two new posts of advocacy workers supporting/empowering survivors to consider their current circumstances and find alternatives, helping them undertake therapeutic services otherwise closed to them and also to join support groups.

£332,285 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2017 Falkirk Community Trust

Hippodrome Silent Film Festival (HippFest)

£92,000 Creative Scotland
4 Jul 2017 Tamfourhill Tenants and Residents Association

This group will use the funding to build a Roman-themed play park that will replace the existing play park located at Tamfourhill Community Hall. The theme has been chosen as the site is adjacent to the route of the Antonine Wall and the improvements made will help to restore local residents' pride in the area.

£149,500 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2017 Westquarter & Redding Community School Project

Westquarter & Redding Community School Project

£5,490 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2017 Adam Stafford

I Dreamed I Was a Murderer

£10,000 Creative Scotland
1 May 2017 Falkirk

To develop the Community Sport Hub concept

£43,186 Sport Scotland
5 Apr 2017 Scottish Waterways Trust

Scottish Waterways Trust

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Under The Trees

SSB All around us, our local heritage

£9,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Falkirk Council

SSB Carron Dams Heritage Experience

£5,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2017 Forth Valley College of Further and Higher Education

This college will use the funding to run a pilot teaching project providing life skills to vulnerable people who are long term unemployed.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2017 Falkirk and District Association for Mental Health

Falkirk and District Association for Mental Health

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2017 Carmuirs Primary School

Carmuirs Primary School

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2017 Carmuirs Primary School

This school based in Falkirk will use the funding to lay a soft surface in the playground and install goalposts, as part of an upgrade of the playground to offer more opportunities for physical activity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2017 Falkirk & District Association for Mental Health

Freedom Of Mind Choir

£15,000 Creative Scotland
9 Feb 2017 Great Oaks Kids Club (G.O. Kids)

Great Oaks Kids Club (G.O. Kids)

£7,613 Big Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2017 Great Oaks Kids Club (G.O. Kids)

This club based in Polmont will use the funding for Level 3 Playwork training and qualifications for members of their staff.

£7,613 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Comely Park Primary School

Comely Park Primary School

£9,976 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Comely Park Primary School

This school will improve the school playground by installing a range of play equipment.

£9,976 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2017 Polonia Phoenix Basketball Club

Polonia Phoenix Basketball Club

£2,888 Sport Scotland