Lottery grants awarded to Renfrewshire, Scotland in 2008

70 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
5 Dec 2008 FAME

This group provide opportunities for music and drama as a means of personal development across Renfrewshire. The grant will be used to fund four major events and training in sound engineering.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
5 Dec 2008 Lochwinnoch & Paisley Kayak Club

This group provides opportunities for people to take part in the sport of kayaking.The grant will cover the costs of a kayak trailer, first aid training, kayaks, spray decks, paddles, helmets, towline, dry sacks, a bullet bag safety throwline and cagoules

£9,998 Sport Scotland
5 Dec 2008 Renfrewshire Council

This group provide a care home for older adults. The grant will be used to refurbish the gardens.

£9,764 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Linwood Healthy Living Group

This new group provide social and recreational activities for older people. The award will be used to pay for venue hire, instructor fees, a CD player, CDs, exercise mats, stretch bands, weights, skipping ropes, mini steppers, transport costs and outing c

£2,386 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Newmains Primary School Parent Council

This group represent the views of the parents of children attending Newmains Primary School. The grant will be used to pay for rubber step posts, a balance weaver, swinging logs, a wobble walkway, a stepping tree, a rock and roll log, a Burma bridge, a ty

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Brighter Futures

This group provide personal development programmes for adults who have been out of work or out of formal education for an extended period. The grant will be used to pay for sessional tutor fees, audit fees, legal fees, professional fees, promotional mater

£9,921 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Port Glasgow High School

The school provides educational activities for children. The grant will be used to purchase a range of equipment including a vaulting table, safety padding, transporter trolley, trampetes, safety mats agility mats and agility belts.

£8,531 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2008 Paisley Children's Centre Fundraising Committee

This group raise funds for the purchase and hire of materials and equipment for use at the Paisley Children's Centre. The grant will be used to pay for an adventure trail, a play house, a tower and a tunnel train.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2008 Renfrewshire Council (Education and Leisure Services)

Renfrew Town Hall and Museum

£804,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Gallowhill Primary and Nursery Class Parent Council

The group raise funds to provide resources for a local primary school. The grant will fund transport costs and entry fees.

£3,420 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Ferguslie Park North Tenants and Residents Association

The group provide social and recreational activities for local people. The grant will fund transport costs and accommodation costs.

£2,750 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2008 Sew Art Disabled & Elderly Club

This group provide social activities for elderly and disabled people. The grant will fund transport costs, a Christmas lunch, pantomime tickets, tai chi classes and chair exercise classes.

£2,692 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2008 Linstone Housing Association

Linstone Housing Association's project aims to develop vacant flats in Maple Drive, Johnstone, located in Renfrewshire region, into a community facility that will be tailored to the needs of the community and which will result in employment opportunities

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Langbank Tennis Club

The group operate a club promoting the game of tennis. The grant will be used to pay for coaching equipment, four junior nets, tennis equipment, coaching fees, and summer coaching sessions.

£3,000 Sport Scotland
9 Sep 2008 Lochwinnoch Playgroup

This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to pay for art and craft materials, seats, a table, toys, a mat, storage and mobile sinks.

£2,563 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 321 Parents Association

This group provide social and recreational activities for the parents and children of the nursery. The grant is for educational books, educational CDs, furnishings and IT equipment.

£3,175 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Greater Foxbar Community Building

The group provide leisure and recreational activities for local people. The grant will fund theatre costs, lunch costs and arts and crafts materials.

£1,825 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Heriot Primary Nursery Class Parents Group

The group support the education of the pupils attending the nursery through fundraising and organisation of events. The funding will be used to pay for a garden project.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Women 4 Women Group

This group promote the wellbeing and health of females who have experience of living with gender-based violence in the Renfrewshire community. The grant will fund travel and accommodation costs.

£1,758 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Greening Langbank

This group enhance the amenities of the village of Langbank. The grant will be used to pay for a feasability study, signage, planning permission fees, and registration costs.

£9,525 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 St. Margaret's Primary School

The group provide educational activities for children. The grant is for fencing, raised beds, plants, soil and benches.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Ferguslie Community Nursery Committee

The group raise funds to provide resources for a local nursery school. The grant will be used for the creation of eco garden.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Renfrewshire Council of Voluntary Services

This group provide information, advice and support to voluntary and community organisations in Renfrewshire. The grant will be used to buy a server, a data cabinet and shelves, rack mount PDU, a netgear switch, an APC smart UPS, and an 8 port KVM and cabl

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2008 Build Our Playground

This group aim to improve facilities in Kilbarchan Park as well as improve the health, fitness, sense of community and quality of life within the community. The award will contribute towards a cableway, woodchip surfacing, and safety fencing

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jul 2008 The Star Project

The group wish to strengthen their application by commissioning a consultant to develop the capacity of the management team, in order that the group are better prepared to effectively deal with the planned growth. The grant will be used to pay for consult

£8,975 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2008 Ferguslie Park Housing Association

Towards the cost of an integrated outdoor gathering space, a permanent Sound and Light Garden, designed and built by all ages.

£7,500 Scottish Arts Council
7 Jul 2008 Paisley Thread Mill Museum

The group maintain a museum of industrial thread making. The grant will fund transport costs, signage, conference table and chairs, laptop, and projector.

£3,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Ardrossan Winton Rovers 21st Football Club

The group offer young people the opportunity to participate in football. The grant will be used to hire training facilities and to fund match costs.

£3,500 Sport Scotland
7 Jul 2008 Renfrew Victoria Youth Football Club

The group promote youth football for 7-16 year olds. The grant will fund pitch hire, litter collection costs, balls, first aid cover, marquee hire, generator costs and programme costs.

£3,703 Sport Scotland
7 Jul 2008 St Peters Primary School

This school will use its award to create a 'Smokie Mountain Trail' outdoor play facility and to fund outing costs.

£8,513 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Wallace Primary School PTA

The group support and raise funds for a local primary school. The grant will be used to purchase a lighting system and curtains and blinds.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Gallowhill Youth Club

The group provide recreational and educational opportunities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase a games console, karaoke machine, two PC's and software, arts and crafts materials and a range of play and sports equipment.

£4,060 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Bargarran Primary School

This school will use its award to cerate a serenity garden for its pupals along with a herb patch and a mural.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Lochwinnoch Primary School

The group provide recreational and educational activities for children of primary age. The grant will be used to purchase large outdoor toys and to create an outdoor classroom.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jul 2008 Mary Russell School

The group offer young children the opportunity to participate in educational activities. The grant will be used to create a garden area including a pergola, seating, raised beds, a path, plants and a fence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Johnstone Castle Mother and Toddlers Group

The group offers the opportunity for pre-school children and their parents to socially interact and participate in educational activities and events. The grant will pay for bus hire, outing costs, as well as new and replacement toys.

£1,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jun 2008 Glencairn Tenants' Association

The group represent the views of local residents. The grant will fund line dance sessions, daytrip costs, theatre trip costs and Christmas dinner costs.

£3,815 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Lochwinnoch Primary School

This project propose to enhance biodiversity on their school grounds by improving the current garden equipment, installing a number of new plants, flowers, native trees and creating a wildflower meadow. Existing bird feeding stations and nesting boxes wil

£3,130 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jun 2008 Kirklandneuk Primary School

This project will create a 'Quiet Area' on school grounds for the pupils, friends and parents of the school. The area will be surrounded by hedges, trees and wildflowers. Footpaths will also be built and seating installed.

£7,489 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Glenvale AFC

This group promote the enjoyment of, and participation in the sport of football, to members of the Paisley community. The grant will pay for football tournament costs, coach hire, training equipment, training wear and football training lets.

£1,730 Sport Scotland
30 May 2008 Beechwood Gardening Club

The group provide social, recreational and educational opportunities for members through gardening. The grant will pay for educational visits, printing costs, and four community events.

£2,590 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Brediland Primary School

Brediland Primary School will use the award to provide projectors, smartboards, a scanner, a Mac book, MP3 players, camcorders and digital cameras for educational projects.

£5,248 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 396 Squadron ATC (Air Training Corps)

The group provide social, recreational and educational opportunities for young people and promote and encourage a practical interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force. The grant will be used to pay for a 64' Smartboard and its installation, an overhead

£2,345 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Maxwellton Court Tenants' Association

This group promote the interests of members of the sheltered housing complex at Maxwelton Court. The grant will pay for transport costs, high teas, buffet costs, entertainment costs, crockery, cutlery, glassware, venue hire, Christmas event costs, and Chr

£3,160 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Ralston Community Council

This group represent the interests of members of the Ralston community. The grant will pay for civil engineering costs, labour costs, a BMX track, materials and mini road track materials.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2008 Kersland School

The group offers the opportunity for children with complex additional support needs to participate in educational activities. The grant will pay for a music therapist and music tuition fees.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 May 2008 New Tannahill Centre Limited

The Tannahill Vision will fund the New Tannahill Centre Limited (NTC) to progress plans to refurbish the existing centre to better meet the needs of local people in Ferguslie Park in Renfrewshire. The proposed final development will increase the space ava

£138,067 Big Lottery Fund
13 May 2008 Kibble Education and Care Centre

This project will help care leavers aged 16-18 years live independently and obtain employment or other education and training opportunities. Participants will move away from hopelessness, violence, petty crime, and depression and will gain confidence and

£164,153 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 The Sma' Shot Celebration Group

This group promote the history and culture of Paisley, with a particular focus on the Sma' Shot Day Celebrations. The grant will be used to purchase a laptop, printer, materials for costume, prop and banners and to fund website design and training costs.

£5,199 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Barochan Football Club

This new group provide the opportunity for young people to play football. The grant will fund accommodation costs and fees to enter a football competition.

£2,200 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Glasgow Kayak Club

This group provide the opportunity to take part in canoeing. The grant will be used to purchase 3 kayaks and 4 paddles.

£1,528 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Glasgow Rowing Club

This group provide the opportunity to take part in rowing. The grant will be used to purchase a coxed four boat.

£10,000 Sport Scotland
31 Mar 2008 Altpatrick Gardens Tenants and Residents Association

The group provide recreational and social activities for residents of this sheltered housing complex. The grant will be used to purchase an indoor bowling carpet and accessories, piano, TV, DVD player and VCR.

£5,387 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Old Paisley Society

This group steward, research and involve in the community in the celebration of Paisley's local history and heritage. The grant will pay for the repair of kitchen flooring.

£3,500 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Gleniffer Agility Club

This group provide opportunities for the advancement of dog training in obedience and agility. The grant is for a standard agility competition set, trailer and fittings, trailer security and trailer number plates.

£8,156 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Mountain Ash Residents' Social Club

The group promote the health and welfare of the residents of Rowan Court. The grant will be used to purchase a computer, step-ladder, tai-chi sessions, tv, microphone, TV storage unit, gaming tables, games, tables and bingo machine.

£1,953 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 St Paul's Primary School

This group provide primary school education to members of the Pailsey community. The grant will be used to pay for a 'smokey mountain' low level trail, benches, pencil shaped bins and playground line markings.

£9,790 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 St Charles Primary School

This school will use its award to purchase a range of play equipment including a smokey mountain trail, traverse wall, noughts and crosses board, goal posts and benches.

£9,988 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Shaw Nursery School

The group provide educational and play activities for pre school age children. The grant will be used to create a wildlife garden.

£5,540 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 Kilbarchan Scout Group

The group provide social and recreational activities for children from the local community. The grant will contribute towards building works, furniture and fittings.

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2008 West Johnstone Digital Photography Community Workshop

This group provide the opportunity to learn about photography. The grant will fund sessional tutor costs, projector, bulb for projector, laptop and software.

£2,752 Scottish Arts Council
17 Mar 2008 NHS Greater Glasgow And Clyde

Towards the cost of Arts and Health Coordinator additional capacity with an operational budget

£25,000 Scottish Arts Council
11 Mar 2008 Scottish Huntington's Association

The Scottish Huntington's Associations 'Huntington's Disease Ayrshire and Lanarkshire' project will support adults living with Huntington's Disease at three distinct stages: adults who face coming to terms with Huntington's disease through genetic testin

£291,542 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2008 Renfrewshire Rox

This project will provide opportunities for young people in Renfrewshire aged 12 to 25 to perform live on stage and in front of music producers. A series of live music events will be organised by young people throughout Renfrewshire culminating in a benef

£22,874 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2008 Erskine Youth Council

This project will offer a programme of workshops and rehearsals culminating in a yearly music event in the grounds of Parkmains High School. Workshops will include arts, video, dance and songwriting. Young People will be fully responsible for the delivery

£56,815 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Foxbar Keep Fit Club

This group provides a weekly programme of keep fit sessions. The grant will pay for tutor costs, hall hire, promotional material, and fitness equipment.

£3,086 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Ralston Playgroup

This group provide pre-school play and educational opportunities for local children. The grant will pay for sessional staff fees, jigsaw puzzles/bricks, dressing up clothes and a rail, an equipment trolley and storage, playmats, road safety mats, and a fo

£6,245 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Houston Community Nursery

This group provide pre-school play and educational opportunities for local children. The grant will pay for a desk, a display screen, a tall book bookcase, a desk chair, a phone with an answering machine, a lap top, a colour photocopier, a shredder, three

£3,898 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Sonas Gaelic Group

This group promote the Gaelic language, music and culture in Renfrewshire. The grant will be used to pay for tutor costs, venue hire, transport, eleven outings, study and cultural events.

£3,827 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2008 Linwood Elderly Forum

This group promote the welfare of older people. The award will be used to pay for transport costs and subsistence.

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund