Lottery grants awarded to Portsmouth in 2017

22 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Aug 2017 Ian Nicholson

Three Sisters: Research and Development

£3,500 Arts Council England
15 Aug 2017 The Urban Vocal Group

Never had they ever: Researching women‘«÷s experiences of work during the First World War

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2017 The Maker's Guild CIC

This project will deliver a range of creative workshops including woodwork, painting and electronics for people who are isolated, disengaged or lack confidence. This will enable them to gain new transferable skills, build friendships, reduce isolation and raise aspirations.

£9,959 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2017 The Urban Vocal Group

UVG Next Steps

£29,960 Arts Council England
4 Jul 2017 Portsmouth Cathedral

This project will deliver a range of ceramic and clay station workshops for the benefit of the local community. This will provide an opportunities for people to gain new creative skills with the aim of bringing the diverse community together and reducing social isolation.

£6,742 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2017 Filomena Campus

Monk Misterioso. A Journey into the Silence of Thelonious Monk.

£14,900 Arts Council England
27 Jun 2017 National Museum of the Royal Navy

LCT 7074: Resurrecting a D-Day Hero

£4,794,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2017 Learning Links

This project will replace their IT system in order to improve their family support services, training, employment skills and health and wellbeing sessions for people living in areas of deprivation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2017 Maritime Archaeology Sea Trust

Diving Deep - The Invincible 1744 Project

£442,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 May 2017 Company of Makers (HQ) CIC

Company of Makers: Ships' Crests and Adventures at Sea

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 May 2017 Karl Rudziak

We Dont Need Culture 2

£15,000 Arts Council England
2 May 2017 Minority Women Group in Portsmouth

Activities, including cooking and craft sessions, will be provided for African women who are isolated and vulnerable due to issues such as female genital mutilation and domestic abuse. This will bring people together and provide them with support and friendship, with the aim of building their confidence, self-esteem and sign posting them to local service providers for further help.

£9,448 Big Lottery Fund
16 Apr 2017 Losing My Sight Magazine

Support services will be improved and expanded for people with sight problems. This funding will help the group provide social, community and recreational activities for people with sight loss to improve their physical and mental health and wellbeing.

£9,643 Big Lottery Fund
28 Mar 2017 Annie Kirby

Writing Edward King: Cityscapes of Portsmouth

£12,774 Arts Council England
28 Mar 2017 Urbond Volleyball

Development of New Volleyball Club

£8,225 Sport England
23 Mar 2017 Friends Without Borders

This funding will be used to produce a film about a series of conversations between members of the refugee, asylum seeker and established migrant community which will be distributed to local media outlets and displayed as part of an international festival. This will raise awareness of the refuge crisis and dispel negative stereotypes with the aim of promoting positive integration and enhanced community relations.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Habiganj Zila Association Portsmouth, Hampshire

This organisation will use the funding to run a range of intergrational activities including community festivals and food and healthy eating classes for the benefit of the local Bangladeshi and wider community. This will provide an opportunity for the whole community to come together with the aim of promoting community relations, reducing social isolation and raising cultural awareness.

£9,530 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2017 Portsmouth ESOL Support Corner (PESC)

A range of sessions for migrants will be funded, which will help them develop their English language skills, improve their confidence and self-esteem and support their integration into their local community.

£9,358 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Paulsgrove & Wymering Carnival Association

This project will deliver a series of workshops, such as costume making, circus, and lantern making, which will culminate in activities to be delivered at three community events including a June carnival, October Halloween and Christmas Lights event. This will enable participants, including young people and those with disabilities, to participate positively in the community.

£9,760 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2017 Portsmouth Citizens Advice Bureau

This project will convert their office into the 'CityAdviceHub' by providing new computers, tablets, seating and other items. This will enable them to improve their delivery, provide a focus for clients to solve their own issues and provide an improved digital focus matching with national strategies.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2017 The Elizabeth Foundation

This project will deliver educational music therapy sessions for the benefit of deaf and hearing impaired children. This will support them to develop and improve their range of communication skills, and reduce social isolation.

£6,446 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jan 2017 Community Empowerment Limited

This project will develop a community resilience model and work with individuals, groups and social enterprises to share skills, knowledge and assets. This will bring the community together to create networks, consortia and enterprise development opportunities to generate stronger communities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund