Lottery grants awarded to West Midlands in 2014

2,288 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
29 Dec 2014 Gujrati ESOL Students Group

This is a project by a community organisation in Wolverhampton. The group will use the funding to deliver healthy activities such as yoga, advice on nutrition, visits to gym and swimming facilities for Asian women. This will enable the group to continue supporting beneficiaries through regular exercise and health promotion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2014 Public Health Information For Life

This is a project by a community organisation in Telford, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to continue delivering health information sessions and social activities, for Southeast Asian women. This will improve their health and wellbeing through engaging social activities.

£8,951 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2014 Wheaton Aston and Lapley Village Hall Management Committee

This is a project by a charity in Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire. The group will use the funding to update areas within the village hall in order to comply with health and safety regulations and to allow the space to be fully utilised by the community. This will improve the safety of the hall for the benefit of the wider community.

£9,873 Big Lottery Fund
24 Dec 2014 Witton Lodge Community Association

This new project focuses on improving community well-being and increased integration in the Kingstanding area of Birmingham. WLCA, a social landlord, will develop a hub with activities taking place at the group-run community hall, such as vegetable growing at the orchard, advice services, healthly living classes and employment skills training.

£365,016 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2014 Barbara Walker

Research & Development 2015

£9,517 Arts Council England
23 Dec 2014 Saltley Stallions FC

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to provide young people from disadvantaged backgrounds who are NEET with sports activities, mentoring support and NVQ level 2 training. This will enable the beneficiaries to improve their fitness, receive support from a mentor on issues involving the home and employment and take part in training that will increase the likelihood of finding suitable and sustainable employment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2014 Your Helping Hands

This is a project by a charity in Wolverhampton. The group will use the funding to transform gardens which are hazardous, overgrown and inaccessible for older people. This will enable beneficiaries with restricted mobility to enjoy the safe outdoor environment and improve the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2014 Fegg Hayes Methodist Church

Fegg Hayes Methodist Church will create diverse opportunities for local residents to improve the quality of their life through a range of activities and services at a new community hub. As a result of these activities and services, young people will report improved life skills and confidence, older people will be less isolated and more active and local people will report improved community cohesion.

£493,738 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2014 One Voice

It s All About You

£49,997 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2014 The Rotary Club of Worcester Benevolent Trust

This is a project by a charity organisation in Worcester. The group will use the funding to hold an event that will highlight the work of members of the voluntary sector in the area, which will be used as a platform to engage more people in voluntary work moving forwards. This will raise the profile of voluntary opportunities and will encourage increased engagement from the local community.

£4,990 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2014 Integrating Communities Group

The group will use the funding to conduct drop in, IT skills, fitness and healthy living sessions aimed at supporting isolated women and young people from a diverse community. This will enhance their communication and life skills through positive social interaction.

£7,510 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Nick Walker

Sheriff - riding into town

£14,700 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2014 Hannah Graham

Tour of Collidoscope and The Recollection Chair

£12,800 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2014 Abbots Farm Junior School

This is a project by a school in Rugby, Warwickshire. The group will use the funding to provide extracurricular physical activity sessions for pupils from low income families. This will increase beneficiaries access to activities designed to address child health issues such as obesity and sedentary lifestyles.

£9,140 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Crackers Family Forum

The community organisation in Birmingham will use the funding to deliver two Stay and Play groups providing social networking, positive play activities and development support for vulnerable parents within the community. This will provide participants with access to hands on advice and learning to support their child?s development and lead to improved life chances.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Marbles Homemakers

This is a project by a community organisation Great Bridge, West Midlands. The group will use the funding for equipment for an internet cafe and a kitchen refurbishment for their household recycling shop, which is run by people who have experienced poor mental health. This will enable users of the shop to access the internet and information on welfare and benefits and somewhere to discuss their problems enabling community cohesion.

£9,916 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2014 Zaznak Ltd

The community organisation in Holt, Worcestershire will use the funding to purchase materials, required to build rowing boats. This will enable the group to provide rowing based activities to people from disadvantaged backgrounds who are unable to access social, boat based activities which will encourage team work, social integration and fitness.

£9,977 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 SP8 of the Art

The Artlands Project Phase 2 (APP2)

£76,200 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2014 Laura Bowler

A Series of Letters

£14,118 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2014 Ross Sports Centre CIC

The group will use the funding to replace the existing windows at this community venue. This will enable the hall to be used more often by the community especially during the winter months as the current windows are old and not well suited at retaining heat.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 Bournebrook CofE Primary School

The school in Coventry will use the funding to deliver an extracurricular healthy lifestyles club for pupils. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to improve their diets and increase their physical activity levels as a means of addressing health issues such as obesity.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 1st Kidderminster Sea Scout, Cub & Beaver Group

This is a project by a charity in Kidderminster, Worcestershire. The group will use the funding to refurbish the scout hut entrance to improve safety and accessibility to the venue. This will improve the community facility by installing safer surfaces and enhancing access.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2014 Staffordshire Care Farming Development CIC

WELLIES Field Sports

£8,400 Sport England
17 Dec 2014 Tudor Grange Academy Redditch

This is a project by an academy in Redditch, Worcestershire. The academy will use the funding to run extracurricular Duke of Edinburgh?s Awards scheme for pupils. This will enable the personal development of the young people, improve life skills and teamwork and allow them to participate in activities they wouldn?t normally undertake.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2014 Haybridge High School and Sixth Form

This is a project by a school in Hagley, Worcestershire. The group will use the funding to purchase new equipment and train staff in order to lead Duke of Edinburgh Award expeditions for school pupils. This will build the group?s capacity and enable them to re-start the award scheme, which provides a range of transferable skills to beneficiaries.

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2014 Shree Mandhata Samaj Coventry

This is a project by a charity in Coventry. The group will use the funding to carry out electrical rewiring of the groups building due to health and safety concerns, and install new ceiling lighting. This will improve the safety of this community building and enable the group to extend its current services to more users.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2014 All Saints C E Primary School

This is a project by a school in Coventry. The group will use the funding to provide workshops to disadvantaged young people to promote healthy eating. This will improve opportunities for healthier eating and promote healthier lifestyles.

£8,380 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Next Step Housing Association

The community organisation in Birmingham will use the funding to improve resources within a homeless hostel. This will improve the facilities available to beneficiaries, enable skills sharing in the development of facilities and will provide resources that will assist with education, employment and healthy living.

£9,942 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Worcester Snoezelen

This is a project by a charity in Worcester. The group will use the funding to provide training and equipment in aqua-therapy to enable improved learning experiences for people living physical and learning disabilities. This will improve the health and wellbeing of beneficiaries through increased organisational effectiveness.

£7,404 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Bluestone CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Ludlow, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to develop a training programme offering practical accredited skills such as horticulture and construction in an informal educational setting to young people at risk of offending or already in the criminal justice system. This will help young people attain life skills and confidence to access employment opportunities and to have a better chance in life.

£9,760 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2014 Churchfield C.E. Primary School P.T.F.A.

The community organisation in Staffordshire will use the funding to purchase laptops to deliver a comprehensive after school ICT programme. This will provide adults and children with the opportunity to access free ICT learning, enhance family learning and give people better chances in life especially adults returning to employment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Stoke-on-Trent Festival Limited

Stoke-on-Trent Festival

£98,000 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2014 Age UK Birmingham Limited

This is a project by a charity in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to pilot a new advice and support service for older people from BME backgrounds. This will provide beneficiaries with a service designed to improve their overall health and wellbeing.

£9,924 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Kaleidoscope Plus Group

The project aims to support people with mental health issues in Dudley, Sandwell, Wolverhampton and Walsall. Beneficiaries will be able to manage their own health and wellbeing through group therapies, self-help support groups, educational and vocational groups, individual therapies (massage, aromatherapy, reflexology), social, leisure and physical activity groups and events, and via information, peer and specialist advice.

£396,239 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Foxyards Primary School

This is a project by a school in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide an outdoor learning and play facility and an outdoor theatre for use by their pupils and the community. This will enable healthy outdoor play and learning and encourage the children?s personal development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2014 Ashton under Hill Cricket Club

Ashton under Hill Cricket Club Refurbishment Project

£59,758 Sport England
15 Dec 2014 Warwickshire County Music Service

Warwickshire and Coventry SingMusic as a Healer

£81,427 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2014 Handsworth Association of Schools

This is a project by a charity in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to bring together parents from diverse ethnic communities to design and deliver an inter-cultural activity day, where families will meet to share their culture and participate in activities. This will improve community cohesion through bringing together disparate ethnic groups to socialise and build relationships.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Kington Town Football Club

The community organisation in Kington, Herefordshire will use the funding to install a new kitchen at their club house, which is used by a variety of community groups. This will improve the facility and increase its usage by the local community, thereby helping to ensure the sustainability of the group.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Hereford River Carnival Limited

This is a project by a community organisation in Hereford. The group will use the funding to deliver a series of carnival themed workshops as part of the build up to a wider community event. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to reduce isolation and promote community cohesion.

£9,280 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Focus Birmingham

This project aims to raise the awareness and highlight the challenges facing people with sight loss. It has two aspects, firstly a celebrity endorsed event where a celebrity will attempt a variety of tasks as a visually impaired person. Following this four new volunteer-led community projects will be launched for people with sight loss and their family or carer: 'can't see, can cook', 'gym buddies', 'shop 'til you drop' and 'access the arts'. These will be held at a variety of locations across the city.

£49,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Dec 2014 Sport 4 Life UK

Sport 4 Life TEENS - Washward Heath

£9,998 Sport England
10 Dec 2014 Colwall CE Primary School

This is a project by a school in Worcester. The group will use the funding to install new outdoor play equipment and provide supporting play workshops. This will enable young children to take part in outdoor play activities to improve development, health and fitness.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Perryfields Parents Association

This is a project by a charity in Oldbury, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide young children who are about to start secondary school with a residential trip to aid the transition. This will enable the beneficiaries to take part in arts, IT and drama based activities that will aid progression and improved social skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 St Dunstan's Parish Youth Project

This is a project by a parish council in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to set up an Eco gardening area, provide healthy cookery sessions and purchase exercise equipment. This will enable the group to provide vegetable growing sessions to children and young people and show them how to cook healthy meals. This will be followed by keep fit sessions to further encourage a healthy lifestyle.

£9,368 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Wylde Green Primary School

This is a project by a school in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide extracurricular activities based on health, well being and physical activity to children and young people who are inactive. This will increase participation in physical activities which have been designed to overcome health and well being issues.

£8,730 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Erudition Schools Trust

This is a project by a charity in Coventry serving beneficiaries in Walsall, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver literacy and numeracy tuition to adults with basic skills. This will improve parent?s confidence to support children with their homework.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Staffordshire Parent Action Network (SPAN)

This is a project by a community organisation in Stafford. The group will use the funding to convert an existing communication toolkit, designed to support children and young adults with learning disabilities, into a free smart phone and tablet application to increase its accessibility and ease of use. This will improve access to a learning and communication aid for beneficiaries and their families, leading to improved life chances.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Birmingham Churches Together

The emphasis of the project is to provide more effective support to parents to support their child's educational development as well as improving their understanding of the wider British community and educational system. The development will roll out a more structured programme tailored to individual and family needs.

£161,801 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Pure Sport Foundation

This is a project by a charity in Dudley, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver a physical education activity programme surrounding issues of health and nutrition for young people and adults within the community. This will encourage beneficiaries to lead a healthy lifestyle and improve their wellbeing.

£6,977 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2014 Friends of Clough Hall Park

This is a project by a community group in Stoke-on-Trent. The group will use the funding to install exercise equipment in their local park. This will improve the parks facilities, help to reduce instances of anti social behaviour and help to improve overall community fitness levels.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Ana Garcia

Flamenco Edition 2015 (FE 15)

£14,800 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 Amahra Spence

ScratchBHAM: Series 2

£3,596 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 Sandwell Community Hubs Co Operative Limited

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to undertake a community consultation to identify how the community would like to use a community building in Cradley Heath and to identify any gaps in services. This will strengthen voluntary community sector capacity and infrastructure.

£9,920 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Delves East Management Estate

This is a project by a community organisation in Walsall, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide healthy eating classes and physical activities to disadvantaged young people. This will increase community participation in physical activities and broaden young people?s experiences.

£9,578 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Bolehall Swifts Football Club

The group will use the funding to hold various social and fitness events for the local community and to upgrade the kitchen in their football club premises. This will enable greater usage of the facility by the local community and encourage local children to interact and build positive relationships.

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 C.H.O.I.C.E.S

This is a project by a community organisation in Tamworth, Staffordshire. The group will use the funding to provide children and young vulnerable people counselling sessions. This will enable the participants to discuss issues that are affecting their lives and reach suitable solutions therby improving their wellbeing.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 West Midlands Mantle of the Expert Network

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to involve young people from different schools and backgrounds in developing a community pageant. This will develop their self esteem through creative after school activities, working with an artist and writer to develop their ideas. This will also support positive community relationships, reducing isolation which young people may experience.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Burton Pupil Referral Unit

This is a project by a Pupil Referral Unit in Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire. The group will use the funding to provide a series of residential outings for pupils and their families, many of whom have emotional, behavioural and social difficulties. This will encourage beneficiaries to develop their social and life skills such as team working, reasoning and money management skills.

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2014 Staffordshire Libraries and Arts Service

Upbeat Rhythm and Rhyme

£32,090 Arts Council England
9 Dec 2014 CLS Care Services

Belong Heritage Gallery

£1,789,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Grove Junior School

This is a project by a school in Stoke-On-Trent. The group will use the funding to provide a project to isolated disadvantaged parents and carers of pupils to become equipped to support the learning of their children. This will reduce isolation and develop skills to support each other to raise young people?s expectations.

£9,639 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 TDCC

This is a project by a charity in Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire. The group will use the funding to install new toilet and shower facilities within their community centre. This will improve the building making it fully accessible and inclusive for people with disabilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 Sikh Council UK

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to work with local communities to identify issues and priorities, and to develop action plans through the use of leaders and volunteers. This will support an improvement in the local environs through cohesive engagement amongst communities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2014 FINE Foundation

This is a project by a community organisation in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide a series of physical activity sessions and healthy eating workshops for young and older people. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to address health issues such as obesity and improve their overall wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2014 The New Optimists

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to develop and deliver a live theatrical performance raising awareness of food crime and encouraging improved understanding of healthy diets amongst local communities. This will promote the adoption of healthier eating patterns amongst beneficiaries, and will inspire discussion and understanding of food crime.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2014 Upper Sapey Village Hall

This is a project by a charity in Upper Sapey, Worcestershire. The group will use the funding to install new windows, insulate loft and walls to reduce heat loss and improve existing disabled access. This will enable the community to continue to use the building.

£9,313 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2014 Lutley Primary School

This is a project by a school in Dudley, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide all weather play equipment that will enable children to play all year round without risk of injury. This will promote positive lifestyles and increase community usage of local play facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2014 Solihull Spartans Ice Hockey Club

This is a project by a community organisation in Walsall serving beneficiaries in Solihull. The group will use the funding to provide beneficiaries with healthy living workshops followed by fitness activities including ice skating and hockey. This will enable the beneficiaries to learn new health based information and improve their fitness through exercise activities.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2014 Cherington Stourton Sutton-Under-Brailes Village Hall

The project aims to address the identified needs and issues of local people. The project will enhance and secure a sustainable, inclusive and active community improving the quality of life.

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2014 Miguel Dean - Youth Training and Development CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Worcester. The group will use the funding to hold an event to showcase the achievements of young people, from youth organisations within the Malvern and Worcester areas. This will develop their self esteem and confidence, through sharing aspects of their experience and achievements in a community setting.

£9,854 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Eaton Valley Primary School

This is a project by a school in Sandwell, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to create a wildlife garden and outdoor learning area, for disadvantaged young people and the wider community. This will improve the facilities enabling beneficiaries to enjoy healthy outdoor activities, outside of school time. This will also help to reduce obesity levels raising awareness of healthy eating.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Garway Village Hall

Garway Village Hall is a registered charity that runs a hall for the benefit of the parish of Garway and the surrounding area. This project seeks to replace the existing dilapidated hall with a larger facility that can provide increased services, with the aim of improving community cohesion, improving health and well-being, and stimulating economic activity.

£23,695 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 The Friends of St. Leonard's Churchyard

This is a project by a community organisation in Ludlow, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to restore and move unstable headstones in the churchyard which includes war memorials and is used as a picnic and quiet area by the community. This will ensure the safety of the designated wildlife area, helping to reduce antisocial behaviour by promoting it as a community space.

£6,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 Great Barr Bowls Club

This is a project by a community organisation in Great Barr, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to make improvements to the driveway and access leading to their bowling club, which is used for community functions. This will improve the group?s facilities ensuring that they are fully accessible to people with disabilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2014 St Edward's Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a school in Coleshill, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver extracurricular healthy lifestyle, exercise and gardening sessions, for children and their families. This will improve their health and knowledge, reducing their risk of becoming overweight.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2014 Busy Parents Network

Bournville Children s Book Festival 2015

£10,714 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2014 Hamstead Hall Academy

This is a project by a school in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to run out of school hours and weekend activities centred around health, nutrition, career?s and study support aimed at children from disadvantaged backgrounds. This will enable the beneficiaries to learn new information and encourage them to perform to their full potential.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Carl Jaycock

REMEMBER-WW1 art installation

£13,500 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2014 Project Aspie CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to deliver talks about Asperger?s Syndrome to employers in the public service sector and to establish a structured advocacy support group for families. This will raise awareness and understanding of Asperger?s Syndrome which will enable employers to provide better support to their employees. This will also bring the beneficiaries together and provide them with regular access to support and advice.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Worcestershire Early Music

This is a project by a community organisation in Broadway, Worcestershire. The group will use the funding to offer music therapy sessions, in care homes and special needs extracurricular settings. This will develop and improve the communication skills of children with special needs. This will also help address issues of isolation and anxiety of vulnerable older people, lifting their mood by singing familiar songs.

£7,600 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Hazel Slade Community Primary School

This is a project by a school in Cannock, Staffordshire. The group will use the funding to establish out of school clubs to provide health and fitness activities, for pupils and parents or carers. This will raise the pupils? awareness of healthier lifestyles and access to physical activities. It will also provide volunteering opportunities for parents and young people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2014 Herefordshire Council

Refurbishment of Hereford Leisure Centre

£500,000 Sport England
2 Dec 2014 Punch Records DJ Workshops Ltd

Exceptional awards

£200,000 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2014 Coseley Athletic Cricket Club

This is a project by a community organisation in Staffordshire. The group will use the funding to make access and storage improvements to their community building. This will ensure that people with disabilities can access the groups? facilities and also increase usage by local community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Glebefields Community Group

This is a project by a community organisation in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide extracurricular music, dance and art activities to disadvantaged children. This will broaden young people?s experiences and raise expectations.

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Birmingham Carers Association

This is a project by a charity in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to provide a series of forums, workshops and coffee mornings for care workers. This will enable carers to work together to identify best practice and provide a vital peer support network to help with wellbeing issues that often affect care workers.

£9,740 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Hugo Meynell C of E (VC) Primary School

This is a project by a school in Market Drayton, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to improve their playground by installing a sensory trim trail, adventure tower and a poly tunnel with raised beds.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 The Fields Millennium Green Trust

This is a project by a charity in Birmingham. The group will use the funding for improvements to the nature area, tree surgery and information leaflets for green open space used by the community. This will improve the area by ensuring it is safe for the community and the group?s volunteers and will raise awareness of its facilities.

£4,722 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Hereford Harriers Wheelchair Rugby Club

The community organisation in Hereford will use the funding to provide informal social and health related activity sessions for adults who are rurally isolated wheelchair users or who have limited mobility. This will create opportunities for disabled participants to take part in social activities and increase their health and well being.

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2014 Penn Cricket Club

"Penn CC ground, community and youth development project"

£60,000 Sport England
2 Dec 2014 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

£15,000 Sport England
2 Dec 2014 Birches Head Academy

The group will use the funding to support children from disadvantaged backgrounds and their parents/carers by equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge to make the transition from primary to secondary education. This will improve the confidence of beneficiaries and improve their chances of gaining higher academic attainment.

£7,820 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2014 Manpreet Darroch

The Melting Pot Podcast

£11,055 Arts Council England
1 Dec 2014 Burslem School of Art

This is a project by a community organisation in Stoke-On-Trent. The group will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops that will incorporate pottery making, shared cookery classes, textile skills and folk cultural storytelling performances. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to improve community spirits and foster engagement.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2014 Newdale Primary School

This is a project by a school in Telford, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to install a seating area on the school grounds for young children and the local community. This will enable the beneficiaries to use this space as a quiet outside learning area for use during lunch breaks and after school hours.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2014 Hill Street Youth and Community Centre

This is a new five year project that will improve a valuable community facility and deliver quality services to support the health, wellbeing, employability and lifelong learning of Rugby?s people. The project has been developed in response to extensive consultation and local research which identifies significant local issues.

£250,582 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2014 7th Coventry Scouts

This is a project by a charity in Coventry. The group will use the funding to replace external rendering to the community building to stop damp penetrating the walls, and repair security fencing. This will enable the community building to continue to serve the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2014 Glasgow Life

Major Event

£50,000 UK Sport
29 Nov 2014 King George Memorial Hall

This is a project by a charity in Solihull, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to purchase new fold away seating for their community hall. This will improve the safety and accessibility of the hall ensuring that people with disabilities and a broader range of VCS groups can access the hall.

£4,470 Big Lottery Fund