Lottery grants awarded to Newport in 2016

12 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
16 Nov 2016 Steve Ross Foundation for the Arts

Walking Without Travelling

£14,637 Arts Council England
20 Oct 2016 Vectis Housing Association Limited

This project will establish a garden and wildlife project within the premises of a local social housing environment to benefit families with lower incomes. It will provide opportunities for community food growing, wildlife and gardening activities to bring people together within the community, improve community relationships and increase the wellbeing of residents and the wider community.

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2016 Jigsaw Family Support

A parenting programme offering a managing family separation course, the project will provide support services to parents and children who have experienced a separation. It will reduce the physical and mental issues linked to separation, family breakdowns and isolation with the aim to improve the lives of families in turmoil.

£9,767 Big Lottery Fund
11 Oct 2016 The Minster Church of Sts Thomas

Discovering Newport Minster, its history and royal links

£9,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2016 The Footprint Trust Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to run a focus group, train and support volunteers, run outreach events, trial home visits and deliver training workshops in energy use to address issues linked to fuel poverty. This will provide the resources and training to improve the lives of people who are vulnerable and in fuel poverty by offering support and guidance on fuel efficiency in the home environment and providing the support of a focus group and volunteer services for people within the community.

£6,785 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2016 Amy Mackelden


£5,465 Arts Council England
21 Jun 2016 Isle of Wight Council

Intergenerational Oral History on the Isle of Wight

£42,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Jun 2016 Amy Mackelden

MS Is My Boyfriend

£11,225 Arts Council England
10 Jun 2016 Community Action Isle Of Wight

This charity will use the funding to install an accessible caf? and training centre allowing people with disabilities to access employment and volunteering opportunities. This will help people with disabilities to gain new life and customers service skills and gain qualifications by working within a local community centre.

£9,826 Big Lottery Fund
17 May 2016 Naturezones Wildlife Education Trust

Opening the Door

£28,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2016 Nature Therapy CIC

This organisation will use the funding to run a structured creative programme to address the needs of families, specifically parents with addictions to substances. This creative programme, based on the principles of nature therapy, will strengthen family units and protect children through working alongside parents to build self-belief, resilience and strength; giving parents and children better chances in life.

£8,500 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2016 Age Concern Isle of Wight

This project will match older people with potential home-sharers including young people, key workers, weekly workforces, and older single or divorced people. It will work in partnership with IW Council Housing and Adult Social Care Services, Isle Help advice hub, the clinical commissioning group-led 'My Life, A Full Life' initiative, member of the Ageing Better management group, People Matter IW, Carers IW.

£162,017 Big Lottery Fund