Lottery grants awarded to Reading in 2015

34 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Nov 2015 Mothertongue multi ethnic counselling


£10,000 Arts Council England
11 Nov 2015 Beautiful Creatures Performance Group

The Winter Giant - Outdoor Participatory Procession

£8,120 Arts Council England
27 Oct 2015 Outrider Anthems

Song of Crow

£15,000 Arts Council England
12 Oct 2015 Reading UK Community Interest Company

Reading 2016 Year of Culture

£96,700 Arts Council England
14 Sep 2015 The Berkshire Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre Limited

organisation will use the funding to purchase additional equipment and resources for its high dosage oxygen therapy facility, and a standalone facility for people who may be claustrophobic or have sensitive hearing so are unable to access the chamber. This will enable the group to extend the service and provide people living with MS with access to therapeutic oxygen treatments to help alleviate symptoms and improve wellbeing and independence.

£6,949 Big Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2015 The Three Cooks

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of free, social lunches for pensioners in the area. This will enable the organisation to provide a healthy lunch for pensioners and the elderly to reduce social isolation.

£8,666 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Berkshire Autistic Society

Autism in Berkshire: Tracing the history & development of autism understanding in the county of Berkshire

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Reading Unit 280 of the Sea Cadet Corps

Paddles Up in Reading

£9,899 Sport England
22 Aug 2015 Reading Playcafes CIC

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish their community caf?, This will provide a safe environment where children, families and the wider community can access training sessions, information on services, and use and enjoy the social and recreational facilities through the year.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 RBL Theatre Company Ltd

R&D for theatre play, Henry I, & 1 performance

£9,767 Arts Council England
3 Jul 2015 Berkshire Autistic Society

The funding will be used to develop the charity's website and information and advice leaflets, train staff in social media, develop an electronic newsletter and a photo library of activities. This will enable people with autism in Berkshire to access useful information on services.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2015 Reading YMCA

Friar St, Fashion raises interest and research - success & talent

£38,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2015 Berkshire Association of Clubs for Young People Limited

Celebrating 75 years of support, empowering and inspiring the young people of Berkshire

£34,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 RedCape Theatre

Be Brave by RedCape Theatre

£15,000 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2015 Decibels

Unlocked: Mapping technology for creativity

£14,775 Arts Council England
15 Jun 2015 SAID ADRUS

Re-Tracing Kampala

£5,000 Arts Council England
10 Jun 2015 Mothertongue Mothertongue multi-ethnic counselling

The Session

£14,664 Arts Council England
10 Jun 2015 jelly

Open for Art 2015

£5,450 Arts Council England
2 Jun 2015 Beautiful Creatures Performance Group

The Gift - Celebrating Outdoor Arts in Reading

£9,720 Arts Council England
26 May 2015 The Mills Archive Trust

From Quern to Computer

£68,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 May 2015 Nature Nurture

Wild Town: Discover the nature on your doorstep!

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Apr 2015 Unfinished Business

Change My Mind - Production and presentation

£14,983 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Reading Borough Council

Reading Borough Council - Leisure Centre Options Appraisal a

£10,000 Sport England
7 Apr 2015 Elizabeth Fry Charity

Journeys and Stories

£12,000 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Readipop

Urban Orchestra

£179,912 Arts Council England
23 Mar 2015 Centre for Nepal Studies UK

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a case study to explore the migration and social mobility patterns of the second generation of Nepali ethnic minority community members. This will involve household surveys, reports, questionnaires, family interviews, focus groups and dissemination workshops to help remove barriers for social development and integration for the newly migrated population.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2015 Reading Voluntary Action

Reading Voluntary Action

£4,880 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2015 The Engine Shed

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Reading. The organisation will use the funding to purchase a portable electric train, activity days, reading clubs and shows to support people with autism and their families as well as providing resources to build capacity for the organisation. This will reduce social isolation for people with autism and their families and enable the organisation to extend their activities and build resources to meet the needs of their beneficiaries.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2015 2 Heavy Productions

Race by David Mamet

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Feb 2015 South Sudanese Association in Reading

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Reading in Berkshire. The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of activities such as entrepreneurship skills, IT, physical activities, youth services and social activities for people from local Sudanese communities. This will provide beneficiaries, many of whom are living in poverty or face barriers to inclusion, with access to social and educational activities to reduce isolation, improve employability skills and gain confidence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jan 2015 Becci Fearnley

A City of Foxes

£4,750 Arts Council England
23 Jan 2015 Beautiful Creatures Performance Group

AirQuarium Indoors - Accessible Immersive Theatre

£11,610 Arts Council England
19 Jan 2015 Daisy's Dream

Daisy's Dream

£2,500 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2015 Leviathan s Goat

Vagabonds (Working Title)

£12,822 Arts Council England