Lottery grants awarded to Gravesend in 2015

28 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
25 Oct 2015 Kent County Council

CSP Funding 2014-17

£253,624 Sport England
13 Oct 2015 St Gregory's United Resident Association

The organisation will use the funding to improve the environment and purchase games, IT and entertainment and kitchen equipment and appliances to run a programme of social, health, skills development and recreational activities to combat isolation amongst older people in residential communities. This will improve the environment and provide equipment and resources to encourage older people to take part in activities and reduce social isolation and depression; giving them a better quality of life.

£9,067 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Meopham Table Tennis Club

Meopham Table Tennis Club Replacement Building

£49,500 Sport England
25 Sep 2015 Saint George's Church of England School

Improving partcipation in Rugby

£3,690 Sport England
9 Sep 2015 Cyclopark Trust

FireSpring (working title) - Cyclopark Pilot Event

£15,000 Arts Council England
8 Sep 2015 Beatrice Gardens and the Surrounding Area Residents Associat

The organisation will use the funding to run an inter-generational project which will improve their community garden space. This will enable the organisation to work with young people who will learn new skills whilst improving access to their garden area for older people and the disabled and making the area more welcoming for new residents which will help avert feelings of social isolation.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2015 Gravesham Borough Council

Totally Touchable

£8,793 Arts Council England
14 Jul 2015 Gravesend Dynamite Wheelchair Rugby League

The group will use the funding to purchase an additional five wheelchairs and a trailer. This will enable the group to take their wheelchair rugby activities to new venues, with the aim of reducing obesity and health inequalities amongst both disabled and able bodied people.

£9,625 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2015 Kent County Council

CSP Funding 2014-17

£189,000 Sport England
30 Jun 2015 Gravesend St Georges's PCC

The funding will be used to replace existing boilers. This will enable the community to continue to use the church for worship, children?s activities, school visits and concerts as well as community activities like flower arranging and a knitting club.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 CAS Training Solutions C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a weekly Job Club aimed primarily at young people who are NEET, people aged over 50 and new arrivals to the area who may have poor or no English skills. This will enable the group to support people who are most at risk of long term unemployment and deprivation with job search support, employability and interview skills training and CV writing to help them seek out and secure employment, reducing the risk of deprivation and improving community integration.

£9,160 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Caitlin Rowley

Crossing Dartmoor

£2,130 Arts Council England
23 Jun 2015 Opportunities With Experience - O-W-E - C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to run an introduction to construction project for unemployed women from the community. This will enable the organisation to upskill the beneficiaries in order to enable them to gain access to employment in the construction industry.

£8,558 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 2nd Vigo Brownies

The organisation will use the funding to take the Brownies to an overnight science event at the Science Museum in London. This will enable young girls to engage in science and explore it as a career option.

£2,422 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2015 Gravesham Borough Council

Gravesend Clock Tower Restoration

£172,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Jun 2015 Isabel Tennyson

Brute

£7,734 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2015 Gravesham Borough Council

Gravesend Clock Tower Restoration

£177,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 May 2015 Cyclopark

Cyclopark Enhancement Project

£50,000 Sport England
13 Apr 2015 Cohesion Plus Kent

Kent Carnival Mela Festival Project 2015

£72,800 Arts Council England
30 Mar 2015 The Waterside Centre (Gravesend) Limited

This project provides support to parents experiencing parental difficulties, problems with children's behaviour, isolation and depression. The project will take place in Gravesham and seven surrounding villages.

£347,661 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2015 St John's Catholic Comprehensive School, Gravesend

WW1 Gravesham Fallen: bringing the names and events of the era to life

£9,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2015 Guru Nanak Gravesend Sports Club

Sports For All

£50,720 Sport England
11 Feb 2015 Cohesion Plus Kent

Gravesham and Dartford Saint George s Day Festival

£14,000 Arts Council England
10 Feb 2015 Kent County Council

CSP Funding 2014-17

£1,999,524 Sport England
23 Jan 2015 Invertigo Theatre Company

Identity

£12,200 Arts Council England
21 Jan 2015 SilentWorld Sans Frontieres CIC

This is a project by a community interest company in Gravesham, Kent. The organisation will use the funding to deliver awareness workshops to local charities, schools and colleges about deaf people the barriers they face in everyday life. This will raise awareness and understanding of the issues faced by deaf people, and provides research into new products to assist them.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jan 2015 Gravesham Borough Council

Queen Victoria Market statue restoration

£20,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2015 Gravesham Amateur Boxing Club

Youth coach development programme

£5,834 Sport England