Lottery grants awarded to Inverness in 2004

82 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
6 Dec 2004 Highland Council

Towards the cost of specialist equipment for an arts venue at the new community school campus in Kinlochleven

£32,483 Scottish Arts Council
6 Dec 2004 Friends of the Birnie Child Development Centre

This group provides support to families of children with special needs and their siblings.

£3,500 Community Fund
6 Dec 2004 Lochardil Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant would enable the group to upgrade the recently developed outdoor play area. The grant would be used to purchase outdoor play equipment including a scramble net, walkwa

£1,320 New Opportunities Fund
6 Dec 2004 Highland Senior Citizens Network

This group provides advice and practical support for older people.The grant would enable the group to create a network website which senior citizens across the Highland region will be able to access, it would also allow volunteers to travel to visit grou

£2,050 New Opportunities Fund
6 Dec 2004 Merkinch Nursery School

This group provides pre-school education opportunities for young children. The grant will allow the group to train young children in football skills which will develop their physical fitness and team working. The grant will be used to purchase junior foot

£880 New Opportunities Fund
6 Dec 2004 Culcabock and Drakies Hall Association

This group provides a village hall resource for local people. Grant will allow the group to improve their village hall facility by upgrading the ladies and gents toilets for the benefit of the whole community. Grant will be used to fund new toilet cubic

£4,440 New Opportunities Fund
16 Nov 2004 Loch Ness Hogmanay Festival Committee

This New Group Aims To Instigate A Seven Day Arts And Cultural Festival Over The New Year Period. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Hold And Advertise Their Festival, Which Will Include Scottish Story-Telling Workshops, Accordion And Fiddle Workshops And

£4,500 Scottish Arts Council
16 Nov 2004 7th Inverness Brownies

The Brownies provide a recreational and educational opportunity for young girls in the area. The grant would help them to pay for a pack trip to Scotland's own Brownie House. This will allow the group to get to know each other better, and will allow the

£1,000 Community Fund
16 Nov 2004 Highland Historical Search Society

This Group Searches For Historical Artefacts Using Metal Detectors And Provides Presentations On The Items That Have Been Collected. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Give High Quality Presentations To Interested Clubs, Schools And Individuals To Promote

£4,179 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2004 Crown Community Association

This group from Inverness promotes the welfare of people from the Crown area of the city. The grant will allow the group to build a safe place for local young people to meet and skate, and reduce social tension caused by young people skating in unsuitabl

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

2 Second World War Veterans from Inverness have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in November of this year. Funding has also been provided for 2 carers to travel with the Veterans.

£1,750 New Opportunities Fund
10 Nov 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in November of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£875 New Opportunities Fund
1 Nov 2004 Highland Council

Towards the cost of purchasing specialist equipment for an arts venue within the new Millburn Community School, Inverness

£50,000 Scottish Arts Council
1 Nov 2004 Moray Firth Partnership

Hands Across the Firth: The Moray Firth's Coastal Heritage

£28,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2004 Inverness Singers

This Group Study And Perform Classical And Modern Choral Works. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Organise A Number Of Specially Commissioned Pieces Of Music, Aimed At Widening The Appeal Of Their Concerts And Helping Attract A Wider And More Diverse Aud

£500 Scottish Arts Council
25 Oct 2004 Inverness and Area Film Fans

This New Group Aims To Fill Existing Gaps In The Provision Of Film And Encourage Interest, Knowledge And Appreciation Of Film Art. The Grant Will Be Used To Fund Start Up Costs Enabling The Group To Bring The Best Of Past And Present World Cinema To Peo

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
25 Oct 2004 Shopmobility Highland

This group provides facilities for people with disabilities to improve their mobility. The grant will allow the group to put existing volunteers through further training to increase their safety skills. It will also allow them to extend their volunteer

£2,500 Community Fund
20 Oct 2004 The Highland Council

This project will build a new four court sports hall at Grantown on Spey Grammar to allow school pupils and members of the community to enjoy a range of indoor sports. A storage, changing and a fitness suite will also be built.

£931,122 New Opportunities Fund
18 Oct 2004 Inverness Retired Members Association

This group provides social and recreational activities for retired members of the TGWU and local community. Grant will allow group members to take part in community activities and learn new skills, relieving social isolation. The grant will be used to fu

£2,000 Community Fund
18 Oct 2004 Highland Developmental Co-ordination Disorders Group

This group promotes the welfare and advances the education of children affected with developmental co-ordination disorders, and provides support to their families/carers. The grant will be used to produce information packs and regular newsletter to provi

£3,750 New Opportunities Fund
15 Oct 2004 An Comunn Gaidhealach

Towards the cost of two concerts of classical and traditional gaelic music

£4,000 Scottish Arts Council
4 Oct 2004 Highland Council

Towards the cost of specialist equipment for an arts venue within the new community secondary school in Dingwall

£50,000 Scottish Arts Council
1 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Japan in August of this year.

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
1 Oct 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Japan in August of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran

£2,100 New Opportunities Fund
27 Sep 2004 RCDA Youth Service

'Signs of The Times'

£15,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2004 Feis na h-Oige

This Group Provide Opportunities For Children And Young People To Participate In Traditional Gaelic Music, Song, Dance And Drama Activities. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Continue To Build Its Instrument Bank And Increase The Number Of Creative Activ

£2,500 Scottish Arts Council
17 Sep 2004 Feis Chille Mhoraig

This Group Provide Children With The Opportunity To Participate In Gaelic Language, Song And Traditional Scottish Music Activities. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Provide Tutors At Its Annual 2-Day Festival, Providing Children With The Opportunity To

£2,470 Scottish Arts Council
17 Sep 2004 Glen Urquhart Public Hall

This group from Inverness provides and maintains a public hall facility for members of the local community. Grant will allow the group to refurbish their toilet block to include disabled access making the activities currently running at the hall more inc

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Sep 2004 Highland Aviation Museum

This New Group From Inverness Manage And Maintain An Avaition Museum For Public Benefit. The Grant Will Be Used To Improve Physical Access To The Museum, Provide A Touch-Screen Computer To Increase The Information And Activities Available For Visiors, An

£3,456 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2004 AD/HD Highlands and Islands

This group from Inverness provide support for families with children who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. The grant will be used to organise a conference to increase awareness within the Education and Health Services of the needs of ADHD ch

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
10 Sep 2004 Highland Council

Towards the cost of a three week musician in residence programme at four remote West Coast Highland primary schools

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
30 Aug 2004 RSPB Scotland

Safeguarding the future of the Slavonian Grebe

£5,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2004 Farr Baby and Toddler Group

This group from Strathnairn provide pre-school education and play opportunities for young children. Grant will be used to organise monthly music, art and storytelling sessions to provide a more stimulating environment for the children, and give parents a

£590 Community Fund
20 Aug 2004 Artsplay Highland

This new group from Inverness provide training in music, drama, dance and visual arts to carers and staff working with children and young people. The grant will allow the group to deliver arts training to 10 organisations providing childcare and pre-schoo

£3,000 New Opportunities Fund
20 Aug 2004 Scottish Futsal League Inverness

This New Group Plan To Promote And Develop The Sport Of Futsal Throughout The Highlands. Grant Will Allow This New Group To Provide Training Equipment To Allow The To Promote And Develop The Game Of Futsal In The Highlands Encouraging People Of All Ages

£4,106 Sport Scotland
3 Aug 2004 Highland Council

Local Heroes

£19,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness-Shire has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Libya in October of this year. Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£1,225 New Opportunities Fund
3 Aug 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Japan in Augustof this year. Funding has also been provided for three carers to travel with the three Veterans.

£6,300 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jul 2004 Highland Council

Towards the cost of placing pupil-selected craft residencies in schools in three areas of the Highlands

£29,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Jul 2004 The Highland Council

Live Hi is a phased multi stranded arts events and festivals programme. The underpinning vision of Live Hi is to 'develop and present in an accessible broad appeal way a fused programme of traditional and global arts product rooted in communities'. Its co

£500,000 Millennium Commission
6 Jul 2004 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War Veteran from Inverness has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Belgium in June of this year.Funding has also been provided for a carer to travel with the Veteran.

£525 New Opportunities Fund
2 Jul 2004 Highland Community Care Forum

The Project Will Enhance The Advice, Information, Support & Service Provision For Disabled People, People With Mental Health Issues, Those With Learning Disabilities & Carers, By Using Ict As A Medium. The Project Will Allow Beneficiaries To Contribute &

£258,695 Community Fund
21 Jun 2004 Nairn Pipe Band

This Group Provide Opportunities For People To Play The Pipes And Drums. The Grant Will Allow The Drum Section Of The Band To March And Stand More Comfortably During Performances, Allow Another Member To Progress From Chanter To Pipes And Enable The Grou

£1,798 Scottish Arts Council
15 Jun 2004 Blazin In Beauly

Towards the cost of the fourth Blazin Fiddles annual musical extravaganza

£10,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 Jun 2004 Highland Council

Towards providing a year-round programme of the performing arts in the Sunart Centre

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
1 Jun 2004 Paul Westcombe

Towards the cost of the development and creation of work

£500 Scottish Arts Council
28 May 2004 Feis A Bhaile

This Group Exists To Promote Interest, Education And Participation In The Gaelic Language And Traditional Music And Culture Of The Highlands. Grant Will Support The Group'S Developing Year-Round Programme Of Music Tuition Workshops, As Well As Training A

£4,600 Scottish Arts Council
28 May 2004 Highland Hospice

This group from Inverness provide specialist palliative care to patients suffering from cancer and other terminal illnesses. Grant will allow the group to provide necessary safety equipment for a number of new fundraising activities throughout the year wh

£2,754 New Opportunities Fund
28 May 2004 Basketball Highland Development Group

This group promotes and facilitates the playing of basketball by encouraging new players to take up the sport by running camps, training sessions for coaches and referees and co-ordinating basketball activities in the area.

£4,994 Sport Scotland
27 May 2004 The Governors of Eden Court Ltd

Bishop's Palace Conservation and Access Planning

£14,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 May 2004 Care and Learning Alliance

The project will create a cr+¿che for families who are experiencing periods of stress or difficulty. The cr+¿che will be located in a Community Centre in the Nairn area of the Highlands, from where HPS will offer tailored support to parents in organised gro

£3,615 New Opportunities Fund
21 May 2004 Care and Learning Alliance

This project will pilot a model of strengthened support to parents/carers throughout the Eastern Seaboard area of Ross-shire. A part time worker will visit each of the 8 existing groups and support the development of 2 new toddler groups within the area.

£12,300 New Opportunities Fund
15 May 2004 Highland Council

Towards 'The Caledonian Canal Ceilidh Trail 2004 bringing traditional music and dance to the communities around Loch Ness

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
15 May 2004 Glenmoriston Millennium Hall Management Committee

Towards a range of drama comprising children's theatre, adult drama and Christmas pantomime

£930 Scottish Arts Council
15 May 2004 Highlands and Islands Arts Ltd.

Towards the cost of an awards scheme in the Highland area to support visual artists

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Apr 2004 Children in the Highlands Information Point

This group from Inverness provide an information service to families of children with special needs and those working with them. The grant will allow the group to produce an information pack for distribution to parents of children affected by disability.

£4,935 Community Fund
27 Apr 2004 South Loch Ness Heritage Group

This New Group Aim To Research, Promote And Safeguard The Heritage Of The South Loch Ness Area. Grant Will Allow The Group To Collate Heritage Information For Reproduction On Cd And The Internet, Providing A Valuable Resource To A Much Wider Audience.

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Apr 2004 Keeping Children Safe

This project will employ a Child Protection Training Officer who will work directly with voluntary agencies, groups and individuals throughout Highland. A range of training, guidance and advice will be offered to ensure that child protection standards ar

£29,000 New Opportunities Fund
19 Apr 2004 Inverness Local History Forum

This Group Aims To Stimulate Interest And Encourage Participation In Local Folklore And Oral History Projects. Grant Will Allow The Group To Publish A Book Of Local Oral History Interviews, Which Have Been Collected By Group Members Over The Last 10 Year

£4,879 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2004 Glenurquhart High School PTA

This organisation from Glenurquhart promotes educational, social and recreational activities for school children. Grant will allow the group to acquire fitness and health equipment and organise training and coaching sessions which will take place after s

£3,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Apr 2004 Highland Festival, The

Towards the cost of developing a script "Carmina Crimmonia" written by local playwright Eddie Stiven

£3,100 Scottish Arts Council
15 Apr 2004 Highland Festival, The

Towards the cost of commissioning Gordon Duncan to create a new pipe band tune

£1,000 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2004 Charleston and Nairn Pipes and Drums

This Group Provide Opportunities For Young People To Play The Pipes And Drums. The Grant Will Allow The Group To Set Up A Drumming Section In The Band, Improving The Standard Of Their Performances And Providing More Young People With The Opportunity To B

£4,200 Scottish Arts Council
31 Mar 2004 161 1st Highland Squadron ATC

This group from Inverness provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people. Grant will allow the group to provide training presentations and develop the flight simulation, navigational and IT skills of members. The grant will be u

£4,191 Community Fund
31 Mar 2004 Highland Disability Sport

This group from Inverness provides sporting opportunities for people with disabilities. Grant will enable group to build members confidence and participate in sporting competitions. Grant will fund hiring facilities.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
26 Mar 2004 Scottish Childminding Association

This scheme aims to equip and train registered childminders to enable them to deliver an enhanced quality childcare service, which will enable parents to access or return to study or paid employment. Courses offered will include Health, Food Hygiene, Infe

£2,090 New Opportunities Fund
26 Mar 2004 Out of School Care Federation

This project aims to meet the priorities of the programme by providing outdoor play facilities for children at 5 existing out of school clubs in Inverness. It will provide both physical and emotional stimuli for the children.

£3,535 New Opportunities Fund
16 Mar 2004 Highland Council

This scheme will establish a pathways to employment programme for those misusing drugs aged 20 years and over. It will provide access to a wide range of opportunities including training, education, employment opportunities and leisure activities, with app

£112,833 New Opportunities Fund
16 Mar 2004 TAG Highland Primary Care NHS Trust

This project will provide training for a range of local service providers, as well as those affected by substance misuse, that will improve access to services and enable clients to move on to education, training and employment. It will raise awareness of

£9,826 New Opportunities Fund
15 Mar 2004 Buidheann Drama Inbhirnis

Towards the cost of a drama new writing commission

£2,240 Scottish Arts Council
15 Mar 2004 Highland Festival, The

Towards the cost of commissioning Mat Clements to create a new work for the Highland Festival

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Feb 2004 Out of School Care Federation

The grant will be used to sustain 16 after school and 16 holiday places for children aged 3-12 years old in North Kessock.

£11,696 New Opportunities Fund
27 Feb 2004 Care and Learning Alliance

This project will create a mobile cr+¿che unit in Inverness. The money will be used for professional fees and salaries, vehicle purchase and equipment and advertising costs.

£98,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Feb 2004 Highland Council

Towards travel costs of attending a cross-European artists/arts professionals' laboratory in the Netherlands

£80 Scottish Arts Council
4 Feb 2004 Out of School Care Federation

This Three Year Grant Will Partly Fund Salary Costs For The New Part-Time Posts Of Project Manager And Project Administrator, Three New Part-Time Posts Of Senior Playworker, And Nine New Part-Time Posts Of Playworker. The Project - The Groove Project (Gre

£64,937 Community Fund
2 Feb 2004 Highland Building Preservation Society

Alness Old Parish Church - PPG

£7,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2004 Workers' Educational Association

This group work with the WEA Scotland to promote educational opportunities for adults in Ross-shire, Caithness and Sutherland. Grant will allow the group to produce a booklet containing memories of elderly residents from Alness, enabling people to learn

£4,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2004 Highland Council

Towards a quality, varied programme of arts opportunities based at Invergordon Arts Centre

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
27 Jan 2004 Highland Council

Towards a programme of professional music, drama and dance promoted as a partnership with Resolis Community Arts

£2,450 Scottish Arts Council
26 Jan 2004 Marriage Counselling Highland

This group from Inverness provides a relationship counselling service. Grant will enable the group to provide new training opportunities for local volunteers. The grant will fund a sessional trainer.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
15 Jan 2004 Jane Frere

Towards the cost of participating in Iran's first perfoming arts workshop festival

£865 Scottish Arts Council
13 Jan 2004 Highlands and Islands Arts Ltd.

Towards the cost of a project to commission and operate Screen Machine 2

£428,000 Scottish Arts Council