Lottery grants awarded to Plymouth in 2017

63 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
1 Nov 2017 The Wrong Crowd

The Girl with the Iron Claws

£15,000 Arts Council England
27 Sep 2017 KARST

KARST Transition

£42,026 Arts Council England
21 Sep 2017 Plymouth City Council

Playing Pitch Strategy Refresh

£5,000 Sport England
14 Sep 2017 Literature Works

Word on Tour

£53,761 Arts Council England
12 Sep 2017 Friends And Families Of Special Children Ltd

Through an integrated and holistic support service, this group will aim to reduce isolation and financial hardship, develop coping mechanisms and improve physical and mental wellbeing amongst families and carers of children with disabilities in Plymouth. This will allow them to engage in and shape services across the city and live more fulfilling lives.

£482,407 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2017 Plymouth College of Art

Making Futures Master Ceramicist Performance

£10,002 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2017 Plymouth and Devon Racial Equality Council

Illuminate 2017

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Aug 2017 Plympton St Maurice Childcare Centre

This group will use the funding to make refurbishments to their childcare centre, including the creation of a new baby room. This will expand the activities they can offer for children and provide childcare for more families.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2017 Pride in Plymouth

Lesbian Voices of Plymouth- Past and Present

£46,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2017 Plymouth Arts Centre

Historama: a story of people and place

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2017 North Prospect Community Learning - NPCL

Community Craft Centre

£12,000 Arts Council England
8 Aug 2017 M. Clare Thornton

New work and publication

£10,281 Arts Council England
5 Aug 2017 Tectona Trust Ltd

This group will use the funding to deliver a series of sailing activities that will support people who are experiencing the effects of substance misuse. This will support the recovery and wellbeing for the people taking part in the project.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2017 Kurdish Exile Centre (KEC)

This group will use the funding to provide advocacy services for asylum seekers, refugees and people from minority ethnic communities. This will develop life skills which will increase people?s confidence to engage with their local community.

£9,996 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2017 Effervescent Social Alchemy


£90,532 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2017 Life Remedy

Together we are stronger

£9,000 Sport England
13 Jul 2017 Memory Matters South West Community Interest Company

Advocacy and support services will be funded for people who are living with dementia and their families. This will improve life skills and help people make better informed choices.

£9,994 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2017 CASS

This group will use the funding to engage people who have experience of the judiciary system in volunteering activities. This will boost confidence and improve people?s chances of finding employment.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2017 Carly Seller

Sound Observations

£4,500 Arts Council England
7 Jul 2017 Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club

More rowing opportunities at MORC

£10,000 Sport England
6 Jul 2017 Pennycross Primary School

This funding will be used to create a digital skills training hub for the local community. The hub will provide stimulating and engaging activities for people, fostering personal development and giving them better chances in life.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2017 Heather Walrond

Fiji Connections

£12,550 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2017 Take A Part CIC

Take A Part

£46,367 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2017 Plymouth Dance

Shifting Sands - Phase Two

£45,000 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2017 Plymouth Deaf Children's Society

Adventurous outdoor activities for children who are hearing impaired will be funded. This will provide them with stimulating and engaging activities, fostering personal development and giving them better chances in life.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2017 Plymouth Play Events Group

A community play day event will be delivered with this funding, engaging children and families who are experiencing the effects of social disadvantage. This will improve levels of inclusion and signpost positive avenues to play and recreation.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2017 Monika Fischbein

National Identity Project

£9,755 Arts Council England
6 Jun 2017 Rosie King

The Bucks Mills Project

£10,000 Arts Council England
6 Jun 2017 Attik Dance

Future Motion

£12,859 Arts Council England
5 Jun 2017 Plymouth Mental Health Provider Network

This group will use the funding to create a new network and strategy to improve the way in which the organisation supports the needs of people living with the effects of mental health problems. This will build capacity for this organisation?s outreach work.

£9,719 Big Lottery Fund
30 May 2017 Laura Edmunds

Plymouth Platform

£5,136 Arts Council England
23 May 2017 Boringdon Primary School

This group will use the funding to create a discrete space that will enable the school and community groups to provide therapies for people living with mental health problems and behavioural issues. This will improve the mental wellbeing of school pupils and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2017 Fotonow CIC

This group will use the funding to deliver workshops to inform young women about different career paths open to them, raising their career aspirations.

£8,332 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2017 Fotonow Community Interest Company

Connecting the Barne Barton community with its social history during its current redevelopment

£18,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 May 2017 St George's CofE Primary Academy

This group will use the funding to install an activity trail at the school. This will encourage children to engage in exercise and lead healthier lifestyles.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2017 Hannah Rose

Jamboree 2018

£27,595 Arts Council England
3 May 2017 Plymouth City Council

Activate Plymouth

£76,289 Sport England
2 May 2017 College Road Primary School

This school will use the funding to create and run a summer street event. This will enable the local community to come together to participate in healthy lifestyle activities.

£8,050 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2017 Students and Refugees Together (START)

This group will use the funding to train volunteers on drop in sessions for asylum seekers. The training will allow them to support individuals and their families when transitioning from the immigration system, helping integrate them into the local community.

£7,600 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2017 The Island Trust Ltd

Sailing Superstars

£9,875 Sport England
23 Mar 2017 Iridescent Ideas CIC

This group will use the funding to provide training and support for social enterprise organisations in the region. Local groups will be able to receive advice and guidance, improving their knowledge and effectiveness as organisations.

£9,882 Big Lottery Fund
22 Mar 2017 Devonport Amateur Boxing Club

Box On Project - Round 2

£24,860 Sport England
21 Mar 2017 Home-Start South & West Devon

This group?s training infrastructure for volunteers will be improved with the funding. Support will be given to volunteers who help people that are living in a rurally isolated area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2017 35th Plymouth Whitleigh Scout Group

IT equipment will be provided to a scout group with this funding. This will allow the scouts to learn about electronics and computers ? developing their life skills and giving them a better chance in life.

£2,829 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2017 Tom Nicholas

Happiness Ltd Production and Tour 2017

£20,545 Arts Council England
15 Mar 2017 Economic Development Plymouth City Council

Ocean Studios Organisational Development

£200,000 Arts Council England
14 Mar 2017 Ruth Mitchell

Hidden Stories: Hidden Places

£9,498 Arts Council England
10 Mar 2017 Improving Lives Plymouth

This group will use the funding to celebrate their 110th anniversary and relaunch the group as a way of promoting their services. The celebration will help to build their profile within the local community, attracting more volunteers and making the services they provide more widely available.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 Stonehouse Time Bank

100 Homes Project StoneHouse

£49,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 CROPS (Community Regeneration Outreach Projects)

Forrest Fix 2

£9,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2017 Toast

Plymouth Fringe Festival 2017

£14,870 Arts Council England
28 Feb 2017 High View School

The group will use the funding to install a climbing frame and all weather play surface. This will provide the children with equipment to play and exercise.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Feb 2017 Lipson Vale Primary School

An outdoor gym will be installed with this funding for extra-curricular use. This will help to address high rates of obesity amongst children locally and will improve their health and wellbeing.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2017 Plymouth Culture

Ambition for Excellence

£635,000 Arts Council England
6 Feb 2017 St Edward's Church

A new roof will be installed to a rural community building with this funding. This will ensure its continued use, as the current roof is old and showing defects.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Broken Puppet Theatre Company


£17,700 Arts Council England
31 Jan 2017 Plymouth City Council

Sport and Leisure Facilities Plan

£10,000 Sport England
27 Jan 2017 Redeemer Church

This group will use the funding to provide recreational and sporting activities for young people. The money will go towards board games, a karaoke machine, sport equipment, crafts and outings. This will improve the beneficiaries? life skills and self-esteem as well as help combat anti-social behaviour.

£4,898 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2017 Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery

The Guzzbox - Capital Stage Two

£2,784,310 Arts Council England
10 Jan 2017 Mount Tamar School

This project will install an outdoor classroom for extra-curricular use that will support the development needs of children with learning disabilities or emotional difficulties. This will create a new resource that will improve opportunities and chances in life for beneficiaries who have a complex range of needs.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jan 2017 Oreston Community Academy

This project will improve the outdoor play area that supports the needs of children that lack access to outdoor resources. This will create new opportunities for mentally stimulating play and physical activity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jan 2017 Knowle Primary School

This project will install a new outdoor play area that will support the needs of children who live in area that is experiencing the effects of antisocial behaviour. This will create a safe and accessible play area that for children attending the school.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jan 2017 Honicknowle Commnet Limited

The group will install a new roof on its community use building. This will make the building more safe and versatile for visitors and voluntary organisations.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund