Lottery grants awarded to Tunbridge Wells in 2015

18 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Nov 2015 Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

Tunbridge Wells Heritage, Cultural & Learning Hub

£4,270,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2015 The Claque Theatre Limited

The group will use the funding to deliver training and the mentoring of a volunteer steer group to address social cohesion. This will build capacity for community engagement.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 West Kent YMCA

The organisation will use the funding to offer one to one support to disengaged and excluded young people to enable them to gain accredited vocational qualifications, functional skills and inter-personal skills. This will ensure participants gain confidence, personal skills, self-awareness and experience to help prepare for apprentices and employment.

£7,520 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 High Brooms Sports & Social Club

High Brooms Sports & Social Club

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2015 Kent & Sussex Junior curling Club

Junior Curling Participation Pathway Project

£9,430 Sport England
5 Oct 2015 Trinity Theatre

Trinity Associate Artist scheme pilot co-production

£6,886 Arts Council England
27 Aug 2015 J & S Opening Doors CIC

The organisation will use the funding to offer cooking and growing activities for local adults who are recovering from mental health issues. This will increase the cookery skills and independence of participants and improve their mental health and wellbeing.

£8,301 Big Lottery Fund
21 Jul 2015 Speldhurst Parish Council

The funding will be used to design, distribute and analyse the findings of a community questionnaire delivered to each household of four local villages. The project will provide volunteering opportunities. The results will be used towards the development of a 2016 parish plan, to help address social, environmental and economic issues.

£5,950 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2015 Rusthall St Paul's CofE VA Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver weekly play and drama therapy sessions to children with emotional and behavioural difficulties and their parents. This will strengthen the bonds between parents and children by improving their interaction and attachment, and modify the negative behaviour of the children by enabling them to express their anxieties and concerns in a more positive way.

£6,390 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Nourish Community Foodbank Limited

The funding will be used by this foodbank to expand its services into Tonbridge, pay for volunteer expenses, a tablet and mobile phone package and petrol costs for food collection and delivery. The resources will enable the project to deliver food to vulnerable people in need, preserving confidentiality and ensuring that people can receive emergency supplies regardless of their ability to carry them.

£4,064 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Music Venue Trust

Developing the Music Venues Alliance

£13,600 Arts Council England
8 Apr 2015 Lucy Stone

Motion Sound Lab

£16,430 Arts Council England
7 Apr 2015 Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival

R and D TunbridgeWells Puppetry Festival, (Animate)

£15,000 Arts Council England
1 Apr 2015 Rhythmix

Rhythmix Wellbeing

£180,000 Arts Council England
30 Mar 2015 Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival

Smart and Sprange, Professors of Peculiar Art

£40,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2015 Ashurst McDermott Hall Trust

Replacement of old cricket pavilion

£25,000 Sport England
30 Jan 2015 Applause Rural Touring

Applause Organisational Development and Programme

£97,000 Arts Council England
29 Jan 2015 Rhythmix

This is a project by an incorporated charity in Tunbridge Wells in Kent. The organisation will use the funding to work in partnership with a service for young homeless people to provide musical activities and workshops. This will provide young people accessing homeless services across the region with access to activities to help them learn music production in order to engage in positive activities, learn work-based skills and improve self-esteem, confidence, self-expression and aspirations.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund