Lottery grants awarded to Orkney in 1997

9 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Nov 1997 Sanday Music Group

Towards the cost of a high quality keyboard and recording equipment

£2,909 Scottish Arts Council
19 Nov 1997 Sanday Music Group

Towards the cost of three music workshops for local musicians to be tutored by a professional musician, followed by a concert

£1,598 Scottish Arts Council
30 Oct 1997 Dounby Centre Committee

This group provides a community centre resource for local people. The grant will be used to purchase equipment for the centre, including chairs, tables, games tables and audio equipment.

£4,095 Community Fund
30 Oct 1997 Shapinsay Community Association

This group provides a community hall facility for local people. This grant will be used to purchase tables and carriage, curtains, fittings and a phone booth.

£4,958 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Visual Impairment Association

This project will enable the group to assist local, visually impaired people to acquire computer skills. The one year grant will pay for office equipment, and running costs (including information materials, training, travel and volunteer recruitment costs

£8,300 Community Fund
27 Aug 1997 Community Garden Association Burray and South Ronaldsay

This group provides a community hall facility. This grant will be used to fund carpeting, polishing, cooking and recreational equipment.

£3,395 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 St Andrews Mothers and Toddlers Group

This group provides play facilities in a safe environment for under fives and supports parents and carers in a rural community. This grant will be used to purchase a play ring, mats and an activity pack for an under threes play area.

£737 Community Fund
10 Jul 1997 Sanday Playgroup

This playgroup provides opportunities for pre-school children to play socialise and undertake educational activities. The grant will be used to purchase safety mats, toys and play equipment.

£1,327 Community Fund
8 May 1997 Community Garden Association Burray and South Ronaldsay

The group is creating a community garden from abandoned ground in the village. This grant will be used to purchase a garden plot and fund solicitors' fees.

£5,000 Community Fund