Lottery grants awarded to West Midlands in 2008

1,477 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
13 Oct 2008 Friends of Little Dewchurch School

A project by this group based in Hollington, Herefordshire to build a changing facility on a playing field recently acquired by the local school. The project aims to increase use of the playing field by pupils at the school and the wider community.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 The Shropshire Association of Woodturners

A project by this woodturning group in Shrewsbury, to purchase new woodturning and audiovisual equipment. The project aims to improve the quality of teaching and demonstrations they provide for members and the public.

£3,305 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Wellington History Group

This history group in Shawbirch, Telford will produce and distribute a quarterly magazine detailing work undertaken and events organised by the group. This will allow the group to reach a wider audience by providing the local community with information a

£7,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 St. Mark in the Cherry Orchard

A project for this church based in Worcester to produce a community newsletter and community information in Braille, large print and on tape.

£4,421 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Stoke Prior Village Hall

A project by this Stoke Prior village hall based in Leominster to purchase projection equipment, in order to show monthly films to the local community and to offer the facility to other organisations.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Age Concern Donnington Day Centre

A project by this Donnington elderly people's group based in Telford, to pay for members to attend a crafts and photography course so they can learn new skills.

£7,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 ICU Transformational Arts Limited

A project by this company based in Birmingham to work with disadvantaged girls aged between 11 and 15 to improve emotional wellbeing, self esteem and to change their attitudes towards healthy living using arts. The group will hold three series of worksho

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Church Preen Preschool

A project by this group in Kenley, Shropshire to provide a safe and stimulating outdoor play area for the preschool children. This will promote greater physical activity and a healthier lifestyle.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Close House Projects

A project by this group in Hereford to run art and music activities for young people in the area who are socially excluded with the aim to encourage integration with the community.

£9,982 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Birmingham Youth Sports Academy

A project by this group based in Small Heath, Birmingham to provide a range of social and sporting activities for young people in the area including coaching sessions, opportunities to gain qualifications and educational trips. The project aims to provide

£9,986 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Rockspring Community Trust

A project by this community group based in Ludlow, Shropshire to turn an area of tarmac playground and surrounding fencing into an educational and stimulating environment for children who attend the centre. The group will organise a series of activities

£9,450 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Codsall Wood Women's Institute

A project by this Women's Institute based in Codsall North, South Staffordshire to attend a variety of courses. The project aims to provide an educational and enjoyable opportunity to increase the skills of their membership.

£4,937 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Eardisley Tennis Club

A project to improve the playing facilities at this tennis club in Eardisley, Herefordshire to allow members of all ages to continue playing tennis.

£6,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Hill Close Gardens Trust Limited

A project by this charity based in Warwick West, to raise the profile of their group within the community. Activities will include: four free events to encourage people on low income to engage with their facilities; two history interpretation events to in

£8,720 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 The Birmingham Force Basketball Club

A project by this club based in Nechells, Birmingham to extend provision of basketball for girls aged 11-18. The group will run weekly sessions at three centres in Birmingham, host monthly tournaments and engage volunteers to facilitate delivery.

£7,172 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Friends of Brough Park, Leek

A project by this community group based in Leek, Staffordshire to organise a season of events and activities to raise community awareness within Brough park. This will include memorial tree planting, flower bed design and planning events, a family biodiv

£9,775 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Brierley Hill Community Forum

A project by this charity based in Brierley Hill, Dudley to develop an existing communal space by constructing a kitchen, disabled toilets and school garden. The project aims to increase use of this communal facility.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Upton Arts Music Group

A project by this charity based in Worcestershire to purchase portable staging for use in choir concerts.

£2,500 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Cannock Chase District Swimming Development Group

A project by this swimming group based in Cannock, Staffordshire to run a series of swimming development camps that will allow competitive swimmers to improve and to purchase equipment so the group can run competitive swimming events.

£5,073 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Solihull Cycling Club

A project in Solihull for the cycling club to purchase bicycles and safety equipment and provide training for more coaches to various levels to enable the club to increase participation of children from all social backgrounds.

£9,997 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 East Park Wolves Cycle Speedway Club

A project to encourage cycling, improve safety standards and develop the skills of members to compete nationally by setting up a cycling club. Volunteers will be recruited from parents and the community in general.

£6,916 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Halesowen/Dudley Yemeni Community Association

A project by this charity based in Belle Vale, Dudley to refurbish a community centre. The project will improve health and safety and make the centre more inviting.

£5,250 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Rotary House and Garden, Management Committee

A project by this Droitwich Spa based group to insulate their community room in order to conserve energy and provide a more comfortable room for the users.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Act.Com

A project to reduce health inequalities, reduce levels of obesity and provide access to affordable healthy diets in the local community by providing cooking and diet information sessions in Alcester.

£8,868 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Arrow Vale Community High School - A Specialist Sports Colle

A project to provide after school sessions in arts, sport, drama and photography by this school in Redditch, West Midlands.

£9,918 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Woodfield Lawn Tennis Club

A project by this tennis club based in Shropshire to resurface two tennis courts and further promote the club in the local area.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Worcestershire Badminton Association

A project by this Worcester based badminton club to increase the number of coaches, enabling the club to set up a weekly session for new players from the local area.

£5,190 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Market Drayton Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (MDAODS

A project by a charity in Market Drayton, North Shropshire to renovate its premises. The building is used as a rehearsal space, costume store and set building workshop to support the group's work performing annual pantomimes, plays and concerts and runnin

£4,887 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Beyond Limits Community Interest Company

A project by this community interest company based in Burntwood, Staffordshire to develop a training programme for families within the Walsall area that can be completed within their own homes. The group will work with ten schools providing resources for

£9,949 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Church Lawford Village Hall

A project by this Church Lawford based charity to furnish their new Village Hall to a good standard to enable community use of the facilities.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 North Birmingham Community Service

A project by this North Birmingham group to update their self-defence equipment on health and safety grounds. The aim is to improve the service they can offer to users and increase membership.

£9,985 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Moor Green Colts

A project by this football club based in Olton, Solihull to establish an under 10's football team. The project aims to provide young people with evening coaching sessions and the opportunity to participate in a football league.

£4,759 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 The Crown Church Trust

A project for this charity in Handsworth to increase knowledge in life skills for local residents by providing training in everyday activities, including shopping, health and safety, exercise, healthy eating, and accessing employment.

£9,818 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 North Staffordshire and District Organ Society

A project to encourage and support the public to appreciate organ music and to present educational events by upgrading technical equipment and producing instructional DVD's.

£9,615 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 African Caribbean Association of Sutton Coldfield

A project by this group based in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham to hire out tents and camping equipment for a nominal fee. The project aims to encourage families on low income to engage with camping.

£3,897 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Greenways Primary School

A project by this school based in Abbey Green, Stoke-on-Trent to refurbish a building owned by the school and make it into a community building for use by the school and local community groups. The building will be used for adult and family learning progr

£5,447 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Longnor and District Pre-school Playgroup

This project aims to improve children's development and create better setting. This will be achieved by refurbishing the home corner and outdoor area and creating a quiet space with new resources.

£1,451 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Oct 2008 Opera Mint

A project by this community group based in Edgbaston to create two cds of original music work by people who are autistic.

£2,801 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
9 Oct 2008 Stoke On Trent City Council

Stoke PCT Be Active Be Healthy (BABH)

£500,000 Sport England
8 Oct 2008 West Midlands World Music Consortium

WM WMC - Bursary Programme

£14,400 Arts Council England
8 Oct 2008 Nirmal Puwar

Post-Colonial War Requiem

£2,500 Arts Council England
8 Oct 2008 Hereford Concert Society

Intensive Audience Development/Additional Projects

£4,000 Arts Council England
8 Oct 2008 Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

Distillations: New work by mary Riley

£4,930 Arts Council England
8 Oct 2008 Escape Community Art In Action

Escape: Community Art In Action's TUNED-IN project will combine arts and technology, including using redundant ICT equipment to create sculptures, stories and films. Children and young people will also be able to use an online hub to design play projects,

£246,175 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2008 Newport SK8 and Ride

This project aims to provide a facility for young people to meet and socialise, which will offer skate boarding, in-line skating, BMX riding, street dance and street art workshops. The project will offer a unique fusion of a skatepark and activity area pr

£112,805 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Burslem, Burslem Park

£2,194,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dudley, Priory Park

£1,896,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2008 Innovate Arts CIC

Schools Engagement Programme (SEP)

£20,000 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Greentree

GG(Professional) Summit08-Cultural Leadership

£5,000 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Philip Mountford

Rural Shropshire New Classical Music Tour

£2,108 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Nicola Pugh

Almost Perfect

£2,000 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Amy Darwin

Academy of Circus Arts

£2,675 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Aston Performing Arts Academy

Research and Development: APAA

£5,000 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Pram

Pram/Filmficciones tour of festivals

£2,500 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Ian Cale

Lychen 2 - Signs of conflict

£1,100 Arts Council England
2 Oct 2008 Coventry City Council

Community Sport Development

£49,584 Sport England
2 Oct 2008 Leintwardine Village Hall & Community Centre

Leintwardine Village Hall and Community Centre's 'The Leintwardine Centre Project - Community Centre' will provide a refurbished facility in the centre of the village. The project will fund the modernisation of the existing building, including rewiring el

£348,211 Big Lottery Fund
2 Oct 2008 Sonia Sabri Company

Parallels National Tour 2008-09

£26,964 Arts Council England
30 Sep 2008 Citizens Advice Shropshire

Led by Citizens Advice Shropshire and including four partners, this project will create a formal partnership to coordinate voluntary legal services across the Shropshire Council district. A one stop service will be put in place to allow for a single point

£650,792 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 Walsall Citizens Advice Bureau

This project, led by Walsall CAB, involves five partners. The project involves two activities. The first is increasing access to rights and responsibilities-based advice by providing email advice and increased phone advice to both beneficiaries and othe

£499,482 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 Bedworth, Rugby and Nuneaton Citizens Advice Bureau

This new three-year project led by Bedworth, Rugby and Nuneaton CAB aims to develop a coordinated legal advice network in Warwickshire. This partnership will increase integrated services, which will lead to, shared resources, improved access the specialis

£498,326 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2008 Citizens Advice Shropshire

The project provides a holistic advice and information service to carers. Help and advice is offered on most subjects including Welfare Benefits, assistance in completing benefit forms and debt, housing, consumer and employment issues. This will improve t

£13,108 Community Fund
30 Sep 2008 Ethnic Access Link

A project to employ Portuguese/Spanish interpreters to provide a translation and advocacy service for clients who have difficulty communicating in English on matters relating to health, benefits, social services, employment, housing, naturalisation, form

£8,298 Community Fund
30 Sep 2008 Staffordshire North and Stoke-on-Trent Citizens Advice Burea

This project will develop a sub-regional network of advice agencies to provide a 'virtual welfare rights unit'. This will include better co-ordination of advice services, increased capacity of advice organisations, improved quality and consistency of advi

£499,766 Big Lottery Fund
29 Sep 2008 Black Country Consortium Ltd

Workforce & Skills Development Programme

£281,600 Sport England
29 Sep 2008 Malvern Hills District Council

Splash Everyone Active

£15,000 Sport England
29 Sep 2008 Warwickshire Lawn Tennis Association

Victoria Park Community Tennis

£12,000 Sport England
26 Sep 2008 Mirpuri Community Development Trust

Mirpuri Heritage Awareness Project

£44,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2008 Crush Community Arts

On the Move

£26,510 Arts Council England
26 Sep 2008 Punch Records DJ Workshops

Girlz in Harmony

£13,941 Arts Council England
24 Sep 2008 Lift Community Trust

The Voice

£5,000 UK Film Council
24 Sep 2008 Bromsgrove District Council

Try New Things

£10,000 Sport England
23 Sep 2008 Vered Lahav

Sleepless - Exhibition and Catalogue

£8,550 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2008 Louise Cattrell

ASCENT

£3,192 Arts Council England
23 Sep 2008 Ciswo

Facing the Future

£133,334 Sport England
19 Sep 2008 Moby Duck Ltd

Im Still HUNGRY!!

£54,225 Arts Council England
19 Sep 2008 The Tell Woman Collective

The Tell Woman

£39,500 Arts Council England
19 Sep 2008 HMM Arts Ltd (The Hive Music and Media Centre)

Voltage

£33,036 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Shrewsbury & Atcham Borough Council

Romany Wood

£15,000 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Shropshire Music Trust

Shropshire Music 08/09

£14,000 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Andy McKeown

Lighting up Time: Shrewsbury Darwin Bicentenary

£18,900 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Catcher Media Ltd

Learning From One Another

£12,167 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 University of Wolverhampton

Black Country Creative Advantage

£57,137 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Surdhwani

Indian Classical Odissi Dance Concert - 18 October

£1,500 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Borderlines Film Festival Ltd.

Hello digital at Hereford

£2,530 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2008 Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

Thomas Wardle Centenery 2009

£49,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2008 Allens Croft Project

This project will provide home and gardening maintenance primarily to older people, single mothers and victims of domestic abuse. It will reduce social and physical isolation, crime and fear of crime, home accidents and falls, and increase access to a ran

£93,714 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2008 Support Action for Europeans

This project will will provide befriending, advice, support and guidance for vulnerable older people. Volunteers will be recruited and trained to give advice on areas such as healthcare, social and cultural issues.

£167,154 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2008 The Royal National Institute for Deaf People

This project provides face-to-face information to deaf and hard of hearing people and professionals through organising and attending information events and giving talks in rural communities. The project aims to ensure that deaf and hard of hearing people

£289,646 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2008 Dawley Regeneration Partnership

Dawley Heritage Project

£46,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2008 Brownhills Community Association Limited

A project by this Walsall based group to provide a cinema facility for young people in the local area of Brownhills to offer a well needed community service.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 The Friends of Cripplegate Park

This community group will run workshops by professional drama and media practitioners for local young people to make a DVD about the park. They will discuss their opinions and the facilities they can imagine the park having. This project will build upon y

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Trelawny Overseas Relief Association U.K

A project by this Walsall charity based in the Palfrey area of the town, to encourage learning and personal development among BME communities in Walsall through delivery of IT courses and the establishment of a computer caf+.

£9,912 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Integration by Sport, Birmingham

A project by this Birmingham based group to provide social activities for young Somalia people aimed at increasing participation within the local environment.

£7,310 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Bilston Methodist Church & Community Centre

A project by this church in Bilston to refurbish a to enable its use by young people in the community for a range of activities.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Wye Amateur Boxing Club

A project by this amateur boxing club in Hereford to provide training for additional coaches in order to increase the number of adults and children able to access the sport.

£2,750 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Shooting Stars Netball Club

The Kings Norton netball club will provide a regular netball club on the Three Estates. The project aims to increase participation and provide participants with a regular form of physical activity.

£2,889 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Rushwick Village Hall

The community will refurbish the kitchen their Village Hall to provide an environment which will appeal to a wider range of local community groups.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Castlefields Allotment Association

A project by a Shrewsbury based group to install a composting toilet at the allotments which will be suitable for older and disabled people and females.

£7,880 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
15 Sep 2008 Aquarius Sub Aqua Club

The Shropshire sub aqua club will establish a new club for young people in the in the Newport East area of the county. The project aims to engage young people in sub aqua activities, provide training and enabling participants to gain diving qualifications

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme