Lottery grants awarded to Alness

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75 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Sep 2015 Fyrish Gymnastics Club

Fyrish Gymnastics Club

£9,000 Sport Scotland
18 Sep 2015 North Highland Radio (SCIO)

North Highland Radio (SCIO)

£9,779 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2015 The Scottish Centre for Personal Safety

The Scottish Centre for Personal Safety

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Alness Community Association Limited

This group will use the funding to upgrade their current website in order to allow more volunteer input, and to keep the site fresh and current.

£3,542 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2014 Ardross Pipe Band

The Band will purchase uniforms for their members so that the band can play in public and gain publicity.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2014 The Scottish Centre for Personal Safety

The Scottish Centre for Personal Safety

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2014 Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

£152,734 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2014 Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

£168,007 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2013 Shillinghill Environmental Group

The group will use the grant to redevelop the existing pathways in Shillinghill Park.

£8,509 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2013 The Place Youth Centre

The group will provide a series of physical activities for young people aged p1 - s6 who attend their summer playschemes over July and August.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 May 2013 Coulhill School Parent Council

The parent council will use the grant to provide outdoor learning and play equipment for young children.

£7,350 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2012 Ardross Primary School

The school based in Alness will use funding to hold lunchtime and after school clubs in netball, basketball, skipping, badminton, tennis and multi-sports at the local community hall.

£1,845 Big Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2012 Alness Partnership

This group will develop a volunteer run internet radio station which will operate 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The grant will fund web design, coding/radio imaging, two computers with software, phone installation, a mic with a mic arm, web hosting, a bro

£9,828 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2012 South Africa Girls Exchange

This group will undertake a programme of activities along with a group of visiting young people from South Africa. The grant will fund activity provider costs, accommodation costs, transport costs and entry fees.

£4,172 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2011 Fraya Thomsen

Towards the cost of tutoring from Dave Milligan an internationally acclaimed pianist composer and arranger working in the field of both traditional Scottish music and jazz.

£5,250 Creative Scotland
15 Nov 2011 West Alness Residents Association

This group will set up a Sunday lunch club and provide social activities for people aged 65+. This grant will fund a sessional coordinator/cook, equipment, venue hire, food and transport costs.

£8,952 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Alness Community Association Limited

The association, based in Highland, will resurface the area outside its Heritage Centre to enable it to hold regular farmers markets and community events. The grant will be used to create a hardstand area.

£3,941 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2011 Fyrish Gymnastics Club

The club will deliver a 4-6 week after school gymnastics programme in eight local primary schools, providing children with the opportunity to access and experience the sport of gymnastics. This grant for will fund Level 1 coaching courses for 3 people, Le

£6,218 Sport Scotland
24 Jun 2011 The Place Youth Centre

The centre will organise and deliver a week of taster sessions involving a climbing wall, Zumba, shinty and swimming. The grant will fund hire of a climbing wall with coaches, hire of a swimming pool with lifeguards, the cost of a Zumba dance coach and sh

£1,650 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2011 Kingussie Food on Film

Come Dine With Me Through Time

£24,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2010 Alness United Football Club

The club will purchase equipment to allow them to open their primary football development programme to children in P2 and P3 at five local primary school.This grant will pay for folding goals, size three footballs and bibs.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Feb 2010 The Place Youth Centre

This group will attend a residential weekend at a conference and activity centre for eight girls, who are due to go on a Cultural Youth Exchange to a Zulu community in South Africa in July 2010. It is a criteria of funding from the Commonwealth Youth Exch

£2,170 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Ardross Primary School

The school will furbish an existing iron age hut which will be used by the school and neighbouring community. It will be used as a focal point for archaeological studies, historical studies, storytelling and music/dance activities. The grant will fund tha

£4,900 Big Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2009 Alness Academy

This school will purchase a variety of rugby equipment in order to formally setup the Alness Academy Rugby Club. The grant will be used to pay for a scrum sled, 6 tackle bags, 25 kit bags, a first aid kit, travel costs, subsistence and team jerseys.

£3,872 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2009 Ardross Community Woodland Company

This project aims to purchase Inchlumpie Wood in Ardross, located in the Highland region. Once the land has been purchased the group are seeking to develop the woods as a community owned sustainable resource. The grant will fund surveys, exchange visits,

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2009 Calman Trust Ltd

This group will purchase and internally convert a city centre retail unit in Inverness to provide an 'Enterprise Hub' combining training workshops, public cafe and creative arts space. The project will support young people who are struggling with the tr

£330,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Kirkside Area Residents Association

This group promote the interests of residents in the Kirkside area on housing and environmental matters. The grant will be used to pay for environmental work, a day trip, a theatre trip, a programme of activities and transport costs.

£7,200 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

This group provide free, confidential, impartial advice and information, providing representation services and support to the community. The grant will be used to pay for consultant fees.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2008 Averon Leisure Management Ltd

This project provides a dance experience for 17-24 year old residents of Easter Ross with a particular focus on young women. Women will be targeted through local community women's groups and a full time dancer will organise a range of classes such as Stre

£53,897 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Alness & District Allotments Society

This new group manage an allotment site. The grant will be used to purchase perimeter fencing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Dec 2007 Alness Environmental Group

This environmental group is dedicated to transforming the environment in and around the town Alness. The grant will be used for educational materials, interpretation signage, a wormery, a bee hive, water butts, obelisks, a garden shed, a chicken run, bir

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2007 Invergordon Players

This group provides opportunities for the community to participate in the all aspects of performing arts. The grant will cover the costs of AV equipment, professional fees, volunteers expenses, costumes and video production.

£9,806 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2007 Ardross Community Hall

This group provides a public hall facility for the benefit of the local community. The grant will fund storage facility building costs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2007 Alness Community Organisation

Extension & Refurbishment of Exhibition Room

£40,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2006 West Alness Residents Association

This group work with local residents to improve social, environmental, economic and housing issues. furniture, computer equipment and software.

£8,274 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2006 Day 1 Ltd

This project will work with 50 young people aged 14-17 from Ross-shire, Easter-Ross and Inverness to provide a year long one to one mentoring programme. This will be a befriending process where trust is built between the mentor and mentee followed by a mo

£77,904 Big Lottery Fund
3 Apr 2006 Alness Initiative Group

This group from Alness promote regeneration in the local community. The grant is for contribution towards various educational events.

£4,550 Community Fund
29 Mar 2006 Action for Children

A joint initiative with partner agencies to bridge an identified gap and ease the transition of the most vulnerable families towards universal provision, by creating an outdoor play area at project base. Designed to provide intensive support to families i

£10,542 New Opportunities Fund
23 Mar 2006 Alness Initiative

Alness in Time and Motion

£25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2006 ILM Highland

The 'Transform' project will provide an integrated facility for the repair and reuse of white goods and furniture, which have or are about to enter the waste stream in the Highlands. A dismantling and recycling process will aslo be provided. People will b

£16,000 New Opportunities Fund
23 Jan 2006 The Invergordon Players

Young Jacobites

£17,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2005 East End Residents Association

This group provides community facilities and services for local residents. The grant is for a series of day trips.

£3,572 New Opportunities Fund
20 Jun 2005 The Place Youth Club - Talents

Two Sides to Every Story #2

£3,500 UK Film Council
10 May 2005 West Alness Residents Association

This Project Will Refurbish Existing Buildings To Improve A Community Space. The Refurbishment Will Create:1. A Youth Facility Which Will House A Cafe, Music Room And Social Area.2. A Learning Centre Which Will Be Used By Those Adults Who Have Disengaged

£122,134 Community Fund
23 Feb 2005 Home-start Ross & Cromarty

This group provide practical support, advice and information to families with at least one child under the age of five both in their own homes and through a weekly family support group with a cr+¿che facility.

£4,906 Community Fund
25 Oct 2004 Milnafua Residents Association

This group safeguard and promote the interests of local residents on education, housing and environment, and help improve living conditions, facilities and services for the community. Grant will be used to purchase a barbecue for community events, and wi

£2,500 Community Fund
25 Oct 2004 Westford Action Group

This group promote the interests of local residents in matters concerning housing and the environment. The grant will allow the group to attend a series of tenants conferences, providing them with the opportunity to learn more about issues affecting thei

£1,960 New Opportunities Fund
20 Aug 2004 Ross Judo Kwai

This Group Provides Opportunities For People Of All Ages To Participate In The Sport Of Judo. Grant Will Allow The Group To Purchase Additional Judo Mats Providing New And Existing Members With Increased Training Facilities Which Are Safer And More Comfo

£5,000 Sport Scotland
20 Aug 2004 Alness Golf Club Junior Section

This New Group Provides Young People With The Opportunity To Participate In Golf Lessons And Practice Matches Encouraging Them To Have A More Active Lifestyle. Grant Will Allow This Group To Provide Training And Practice Facilities For Young People Encou

£4,819 Sport Scotland
20 Aug 2004 Highland Pike Angling Club

This New Group Aim To Promote The Sport Of Pike Fishing And To Educate Participants In Methods Of Fish Conservation And Environmental Protection. Grant Will Allow This New Group To Purchase Essential Fishing And Recording Equipment Which The Club Will Hol

£2,400 Sport Scotland
15 Jul 2004 Karen Steven

Towards the cost of attending the Ceolas Summer School

£500 Scottish Arts Council
21 Jun 2004 Easter Ross Pipes and Drums School

This Group Provide Opportunities For Children And Young People To Play The Pipes And Drums. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Provide Better Musical Resources, Increasing The Skills Base And Confidence Of Participants And Providing Them With The Opportu

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
11 Jun 2004 Caroline Reagh

Towards the cost of creating a new dance solo with commissioned music

£1,711 Scottish Arts Council
27 Apr 2004 Alness Initiative Group

This group from Alness promote regeneration in the local community. Grant will allow the group to co-ordinate a 'green gym' project, providing socially excluded people with the opportunity to participate in a variety of environmental projects designed to

£3,170 New Opportunities Fund
26 Jan 2004 Kensal Community Centre

This group from Alness run a community centre facility for local people. Grant will allow the group to improve the standard of its facilities, to extend the range of activities it can provide and create more opportunities for people to get together and b

£2,255 Community Fund
21 Oct 2003 ILM Highland

This group from Alness develop and promote activities which assist in the economic, social and environmental regeneration of the area. Grant will allow the group to work with the homeless to manufacture excavated furniture, helping to divert unwanted goo

£4,622 New Opportunities Fund
28 Aug 2003 ILM Highland

The 'Transform' project will provide an integrated facility for the repair and reuse of white goods and furniture, which have or are about to enter the waste stream in the Highlands. A dismantling and recycling process will aslo be provided. People will b

£190,000 New Opportunities Fund
20 Jun 2003 Karen Steven

Towards a summer course in Traditional Fiddle Playing followed by lectures and recitals

£1,128 Scottish Arts Council
20 Feb 2003 Ardross Community Hall

Towards a programme of arts events taking place during 2003/04 in the community of Ardross

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
4 Dec 2002 Alness United Football Club

This group provides opportunities for local people to participate in football matches and training sessions.

£4,136 Sport Scotland
13 Sep 2002 Alness Community Association Ltd

Alness Community Association Archiving Project

£39,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2002 Alness Academy

This group from Alness provides education opportunities for young people. Grant will be used to purcahse a portable stage system.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
25 Mar 2002 Alness Mothers Against Drugs

The project aims to give practical help and support to drug users and family members though support groups, pre-employment training opportunities, an activities programme, a drop in advice centre and volunteering opportunities for community members.Th

£20,370 Community Fund
6 Dec 2001 Ardross Church Board of Management

This Group Fundraises For And Provides Maintenance Of A Church And Grounds. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Repair To The Church Floor.

£3,677 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 May 2001 Alness New Community School and Social Inclusion Partnership

This programme will offer community-based activities for primary-aged children, with mainly informal education through games, expressive arts, computing and reading skills. There will also be sport and outdoor education activity.

£38,964 New Opportunities Fund
26 Sep 2000 Ardross Community Hall

This group provides a public hall facility for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund workshops, performances, exhibition costs, and publicity.

£2,000 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Shillinghill Residents Association

This group promotes the interests of local tenants and residents. The grant will be used to create a play area.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Jul 2000 Kensal Community Centre

This group provides a community centre facility for local people. The grant will be used to fund refurbishment costs.

£4,100 Community Fund
28 Mar 2000 Highland Prostate Cancer Support Group

This group provides practical support and advice and information to cancer sufferers. The grant will be used to fund venue hire, travel and administration costs.

£1,350 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Ardross Playgroup

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

£2,288 Community Fund
30 Mar 1999 Coulhill Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment and to fund outings.

£460 Community Fund
11 Aug 1998 Alness Initiative Group

This project will enable the group to improve the local environment by planting trees and flowers and installing picnic tables. The one year grant will pay for planting materials, picnic benches, and walling.

£7,000 Community Fund
10 Dec 1997 Alness Initiative Steering Group

This group promotes the economic and social life of the community. The grant will fund benches, building and path making materials and garden stock.

£5,000 Community Fund
12 Dec 1996 Ross-shire Care Scheme For Handicapped Children

The group runs a self help scheme for children with mental illness providing social and educational activities The one year grant will fund the purchase of a minibus.

£22,700 Community Fund
29 Nov 1995 Alness Golf Club

Golf course and clubhouse development

£175,250 Sport Scotland