Lottery grants awarded to West Midlands in 2015

1,627 matching grants found.

Showing 100 results per page.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Dec 2015 Eurosoma Education Centre

The group will use the funding to provide employment support sessions to disadvantaged women from black and ethnic minority communities. This will encourage them to improve their skills and employability.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2015 Carers Trust Heart of England

A project to improve the lives of young carers in Coventry. The project will work closely with organisations in contact with children and young people aged 5-18 to identify hidden young carers. Activities will include awareness raising sessions at primary schools; support for families, identifying replacement care and respite opportunities for carers and signposting to other support services.The project will benefit 500 young people who provide care to a family member or friend.

£476,270 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2015 Friends of Holders Lane and Pebble MillFields

The group will use the funding to conduct a series of community consultations and survey of a pavilion within the area. This will enable the beneficiaries to have input into how the resources can better serve the community.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2015 BGSG Field Trust

The group will use the funding to replace the current surface of the entry road belonging to the community centre which is unsafe and jeopardizing its continued use. This will ensure safe access to the community hall bringing their current facilities up to current health and safety legislation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Dec 2015 North West Walsall Gateway Club

The group will use the funding to deliver education and training sessions to people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, families, carers and the community. This will raise awareness of PMLD to the public and help beneficiaries better manage engaging and integrating in the community.

£6,056 Big Lottery Fund
24 Dec 2015 Destined to Reign Church

The group will use the funding to provide young people with table tennis sessions to promote social cohesion. This will build capacity for community engagement.

£2,367 Big Lottery Fund
24 Dec 2015 Worcestershire Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Centre

The funding will be used to develop a social impact bond to deliver specialist services to victims of sexual violence including counselling, therapy, group work, work with children?s? services and outreach. It will be delivered across West Mercia and commissioned by West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner. The grant will fund project management, consultation with beneficiaries, development of financial and investment tools, clarification of cost savings and outcomes and other technical support.

£94,120 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2015 Claire Hickey

Make/Shift/Space

£13,014 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 Paul O Donnell

Shoot Festival

£4,989 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 Uroboros Ensemble

London Ear Festival of Contemporary Music

£6,000 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 SpArC Theatre (Enterprise South West Shropshire)

Street dance in the sticks

£4,000 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 Shrewley Village Hall

The group will use the funding to install a hearing loop system to improve accessibility to events. This will enable beneficiaries? to participate in community life.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2015 Birmingham and Solihull Women's Aid

The group will use the funding to create a sensory garden that will support the needs of survivors of domestic abuse. This will provide a safe space where beneficiaries can regain their physical and emotional health and wellbeing.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Nikki Pugh

Colony R&D

£14,772 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2015 Philip Hancock

City Works Department.

£7,500 Arts Council England
21 Dec 2015 Pioneers Leading the Way

The group will use the funding to organise a 3 day residentia tripl for the benefit of young people living in the local community. This will provide beneficiaries with the opportunity to try new activities, learn new life skills and help raise self esteem.

£9,638 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2015 Suckley Parish Council

The group will use the funding to develop the local playing fields by installing play equipment. This will enhance the playing fields and provide local children with the facilities to engage in outdoor play.

£9,140 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2015 SWEDA

The group will use the funding to provide a programme of training in IT and financial planning. This will promote digital and financial inclusion, increasing beneficiaries? employability and their confidence to access the new Universal Credit.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2015 Warwickshire County Council

Fantastic Fun with Words 2016-17 (Libraries Fund)

£49,899 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2015 Birmingham Conservatoire

Progressions

£14,341 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2015 Rough Hay Primary School

The group will use the funding to install an interactive outdoor play area for children and their families. This will enable beneficiaries to access an improved safe environment to participate in extra-curricular activities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2015 Radford Semele Parish Council

The group will use the funding to improve the existing play area at the local park to cater for all age ranges to encourage positive play. This will improve access to physical outdoor play.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 O'Dells Community Pride ABC

Box On Project

£7,500 Sport England
17 Dec 2015 Mount Pleasant Primary

The group will use the funding to deliver various dance clubs for children. This will enable beneficiaries the opportunity to be healthier and more active whilst also improving their self esteem.

£6,500 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 The Woodlands Centre

The school will use the funding to create interactive film simulations for children and young people with SEN based around real life activities. This will enable beneficiaries to improve their conflict management and life skills, to better prepare them for adult life.

£9,770 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Northwood Broom Community School

The group will use the funding to enable parents and carers support the learning of their child and reduction of isolation. This will improve family skills and enable children to develop life skills to promote independence and interactions with others.

£9,689 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Association of Friends of Cannock Chase

Reaching Out Arms - The Story of WW1 on Cannock Chase Phase 2

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Black Country Visual Arts CIC

Apna Heritage Archive

£68,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Herefordshire Wildlife Trust

'Go Toads!' Community Project

£9,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 St Hubert's Catholic Primary School, Oldbury

Silver Treasure: Silversmithing and Wordsmithing

£7,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Big Brum Theatre in Education Company Ltd

Ties That Bind

£25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Wolverhampton Clinical Commissioning Group

The funding will be used to develop a social impact bond (SIB) to provide an extended hospital to home service for older people who have long-term health conditions across Wolverhampton. The five month grant will fund interventions evaluation, outcomes metrics and payment mechanism development, investor engagement, baseline assessment, and other technical support. The SIB will be commissioned by Wolverhampton Clinical Commissioning Group.

£85,606 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 National Trust - Berrington Hall

GENIUS LOCI: Capability Brown?s last landscape

£49,513 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2015 Sadie Newman

Between the Two

£4,000 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2015 Bodysharp Future Ltd

The group will use the funding to deliver workshops and activities including sports training and forums with police, recruitment agencies and the city council. This will promote social cohesion and develop employability skills.

£9,845 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 WAYC

The group will use the funding to facilitate a youth club for young people with emotional difficulties and mild-to-moderate mental health problems. This will improve beneficiaries? health and wellbeing.

£9,865 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 Birmingham LGBT

A project to expand activities and services to address health inequalities and promote cohesion within the LGBT community. The centre will include a fitness suite, cafe, clinical treatment rooms, a training suite, counselling rooms and office space. Activities will include older peoples befriending groups, Trans support groups, lunch clubs, film clubs book clubs, comedy nights, discussion groups and talks about issues such as pension schemes, LGBT history and confidence building

£317,680 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2015 Chinnbrook Family And Community Project Limited

This is a project by a charity in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to provide monthly support sessions for young carers. This will provide a respite from their caring responsibilities, improve their confidence, and their wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Clare Edwards

International Producer development at Interkultur

£5,000 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2015 Hill Street Youth and Community Centre

The group will use the funding to create a physical activity day service for young adults who are NEET and are experiencing the effects of mental ill health. This will increase the beneficiaries? participation in sport to improve their health and wellbeing.

£9,435 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Cheswardine Primary School

The group will use the funding to install an all weather surface to join up all their apparatus with the playground. This will increase participation in physical activities by allowing children to enjoy play area all year round.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 La Pepiniere Ministries Birmingham

The group will use the funding to deliver a parent empowerment programme which will enable them to improve their children?s academic attainment. This will improve family skills and increase children?s educational attainment.

£8,505 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2015 Action 4 Bullying

The group will use the funding to provide a holiday scheme for young people to take part in social activities, to befriend other young people who are experiencing the effects of bullying. This will promote confidence building, increase self esteem and give young people the skills they need to engage in their community.

£8,400 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Whitfield Valley Primary Academy

The group will use the funding to deliver activity sessions outside curriculum time for children who have difficulties communicating. These sessions will involve gardening, cookery, art and drama. This will engage children in positive social activities, help them make friends and lead to a stronger and more cohesive school community.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Mount Road Allotments

The group will use the funding to install a compost toilet as well as a paved area with raised beds in order to cater for older people, children and people with disabilities. This will improve the environment in the allotment, making it more accessible for users with different needs.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 SMA Support UK

The group will use the funding to develop its services, online and printed resources that support people who live with the effects of spinal problems. This will improve the way in which the organisation meets the needs of its service users and improve the wellbeing for those accessing the new resources.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Monkspath Junior and Infant School

The group will use the funding to create an outdoor improvement area for active play. This will allow the children to develop key physical and social skills improving the children?s health and wellbeing.

£9,911 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2015 Entrust Care Partnership C.I.C.

The group will use the funding to provide a programme of support to parents and carers of children living with disabilities. This will encourage beneficiaries to improve their health, wellbeing and provide peer support to reduce social isolation.

£7,092 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Nineacres Drop In

The group will use wood carving and music activity as a platform to aid social integration and increased emotional wellbeing for people who are living with disabilities or other health issues.

£4,956 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 St Andrew's URC/Methodist Church

The group will use the funding to install ramp access to the building?s entrance to meet the needs of service user with disabilities to allow better access. This will improve the access to a community building to encourage social cohesion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Three Trees Community Centre

A project to build a single storey extension to the centre to create a new open plan lounge and gallery space, a multi-use room, a small one to one space and a medical and counselling room to provide health and addiction recovery support. The new project will also provide additional adult learning activities including IT and CV writing, and job clubs. The centre will support 250 people each year to lead healthier, more active lifestyles.

£514,491 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Diddlebury Village Hall

This is a development grant for a hall refurbishment project to provide enhanced facilities and new activities including dance, martial arts, history talks and events, coffee mornings, drama events and film nights to promote community socialisation, help develop skills and attract vulnerable and hard to reach groups within the community.

£578,038 Big Lottery Fund
10 Dec 2015 Diddlebury Village Hall

This is a development grant for a hall refurbishment project to provide enhanced facilities and new activities including dance, martial arts, history talks and events, coffee mornings, drama events and film nights to promote community socialisation, help develop skills and attract vulnerable and hard to reach groups within the community.

£613,039 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2015 Narthex Sparkhill

The group will use the funding to run seated gentle exercise sessions for over 55 year olds. This will increase participation in physical activities and improve beneficiaries? social life.

£7,051 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2015 Girlguiding Radnorshire

Girlguiding Radnorshire

£3,447 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2015 Bedworth, Rugby and Nuneaton Citizens Advice Bureau

This grant will be used to develop plans for a project to support people that have financial barriers to gaining and sustaining employment to enable to them to take a full and active role in their community. The funding will be used for research, data analysis and local consultation for a detailed project plan.

£29,800 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 United Pack Pony Club

Show-jumps

£8,604 Sport England
8 Dec 2015 Tanya Raabe-Webber

Great People Live ? an exploration of greatness

£49,338 Arts Council England
8 Dec 2015 SEND Active CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver a programme of leadership training activities for young people with special educational needs. This will inspire and improve levels of confidence for difficult to reach beneficiaries.

£9,906 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Gunter Primary School

The group will use the funding to install play equipment within the school grounds for children including those with complex needs. This will enable beneficiaries to access a safe and improved environment contributing towards their development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Wellington Heath Parish Council

The group will use the funding to establish a neighbourhood plan for the village of Wellington Heath. This will enable local people to improve facilities and services in the community.

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Whittington Community Computer Group

The group will use the funding to expand its community support services that meet the needs of people experiencing the effects of rural isolation. This will build capacity for this organisation's activities and better meet the needs of its beneficiaries.

£4,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 St Edmund King and Martyr PCC, Dudley

Repair and regeneration of 'Bottom Church' - Dudley St Edmund King and Martyr, Phase One

£174,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Parochial Church Council of St Mary's Atherstone

Urgent structural repairs to St Mary's Church Atherstone

£250,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Friends of Ingestre Orangery

Ingestre Orangery - A sustainable restoration project

£557,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Vestia Community Trust

The funding will be used to develop a project to support unemployed people to find work, focussing on people with learning difficulties or disabilities, over 50s, people with mental health issues and those with transport issues. The development funding will be used for project management, work with partners and stakeholders, and IT.

£37,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Work in Progress

Work in Progress young people s delivery programme

£15,000 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2015 Mahtab Hussain

Peabody Essex Museum visit & Houston Foto Fest 2016

£3,417 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2015 Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School

The group will use the funding to create an interactive trail to encourage outdoor activities. This will increase usage of local public places and enable beneficiaries? to partake in positive social interaction.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2015 St John Vianney Catholic Primary School

This project will use the funding to improve the schools play area. This will encourage pupils to take part in physical activity and lead to healthier lifestyles.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2015 Women's Awareness Association

The group will use the funding to deliver an extracurricular homework support club including workshops, educational activities and an excursion for children and young people with English as a second language and their parents. This will increase beneficiaries' confidence, life skills and improve their academic attainment.

£9,529 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2015 Citizen Coaching CIC

The group will use the funding to recruit and train volunteers, raise awareness of services and address service users? mental health and well being through counselling sessions. This will improve beneficiaries? health and well being.

£9,991 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2015 Groundwork UK

This grant will be used to develop plans for a project involving 18 organisations to support the area?s most marginalised and disengaged young people aged 15 to 24 through help tailored to their individual needs but being led by the person themselves. The development funding will be used for planning including research with young people and partner organisations.

£42,500 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2015 Walsall Council

Silver Thread - The Walsall Six Towns Tapestry

£73,740 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2015 Deborah Robinson

Curatorial development and research, Pakistan

£2,505 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2015 Caroline Frewin

Tinned Goods

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Ana Garcia

Flamenco Edition 16

£37,700 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Entrepreneurs Store Ltd

45RPM Show / Mural / Prints / Ceramics

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Art of Motion CIC

The group will use the funding to run sessions to promote personal fitness, encourage healthy eating, reduce anti-social behaviour and build confidence in young people including those with learning difficulties. This will increase beneficiaries? health and wellbeing.

£9,958 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Blackmarston Special School

The group will use the funding to create a portable play space structure and a series of movement activities and inclusion events for children with learning difficulties and disabilities. This will increase participation in physical activities and improve social skills.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Beat the Cold

The group will run an advisory service providing contingency support for vulnerable families. This will ensure families with young children remain warm if their own heating fails.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Bob Woodley Angling Academy

The group will use the funding to run angling sessions and team building exercises for young people at risk of exclusion as well as people with SEN. This will engage beneficiaries in positive activities, and reduce anti social behaviour.

£9,730 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Yellow Scarf CIC

The group will use the funding to provide substance abuse support for service users within the Eastern European community. This will aim to address and improve beneficiaries? health and wellbeing.

£8,721 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2015 Coventry Irish Society

The group will use the funding to provide a support group for older people experiencing the first stages of dementia. This will encourage beneficiaries to access help in the community to reduce social isolation and increase overall health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 The AK Centre

A project to provide advice and guidance service for BAME groups in Saltley and Shard End, Birmingham. The service will focus on a range of community issues such as help accessing employment, applying for benefits, dealing with landlords and changes to welfare. It will also provide a voluntary outreach service and particularly support elderly and disabled residents. The project will benefit 1,500 people.

£99,805 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2015 HighTime Opera Ltd

Cinderella: The Opera

£43,510 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2015 Olivier Jamin

Grand Central Station Project Birmingham

£17,745 Arts Council England
2 Dec 2015 Aspire Free School Academy Trust

The group will use the funding to provide an activity programme for children and young people with complex needs. This will enable the beneficiaries to participate in a positive activity giving them better chances for the future.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 African Relief Fund (ARF)

The group will use the funding to deliver healthy lifestyle sessions for local women. These will include fitness sessions, diabetes and high blood pressure testing, and healthy eating advice sessions. This will lead to healthier and more active lifestyles.

£9,359 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Bawnmore Community Infant School

The group will use the funding to install an outdoor all weather flooring surface. This will enable beneficiaries to access a safe facility area all year round.

£5,850 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Hallow Playing Field

The group will use the funding to replace equipment and repair the safety surface in Hallow Playing Field. This will address health and safety issues with the existing equipment and surface, improving the environment at the playing field.

£9,962 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2015 Purbanat CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver a language diversity celebration event in an area where there may be a lack of understanding between different community groups. This will lead to a stronger and more cohesive community.

£5,565 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 The Haywood Society

JRR Tolkien in Staffordshire, 1915-18

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 People's Heritage Co-operative

Untold stories: Birmingham‘«÷s wounded soldiers from WW1

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Butterfly Conservation

Making a stand for the Wood White: Conserving the West Midlands' most threatened butterfly

£98,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Buglife - The Invertebrate Conservation Trust

Urban Buzz - Birmingham

£22,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Oswestry Community Action

The Men on the Gates

£29,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Black Country Touring

Tongue Tied and Twisted - sharing South Asian folktales (formerly known as Patang)

£28,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Birmingham Pen Trade Heritage Association

A Flourishing Museum

£90,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Leamington LAMP

A History of Alternative Music In Leamington 1960-2015

£7,700 Heritage Lottery Fund