Lottery grants awarded to West Midlands in 2016

1,676 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Dec 2016 Beechtree Community Centre

The project aims to provide activities and services to improve the health and wellbeing of those socially excluded, isolated and at risk of declining health. Current activities will be built and expanded upon, with new targeted programmes. Activities will include chair-based exercises enabling the elderly and those less able, at any age, to keep fit. Expanded activities also include basic literacy and numeracy training for people in long term unemployed or recovery services.

£293,669 Big Lottery Fund
28 Dec 2016 Sparky Centre CIC

This project will deliver IT support sessions for members of the refugee and migrant community. This will equip those taking part with skills that will encourage self development and integration.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
28 Dec 2016 C.A.R.E. (Herefordshire) CIC

This project will deliver a local befriending service for older people in the area. This will reduce isolation and bring the community together.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Dec 2016 Somali Cultural Resource Centre (Coventry)

This project will deliver a programme of employment support activities that will focus upon the needs of women from the Somali community. This will create pathways to careers and improve chances in life for difficult to reach people.

£8,990 Big Lottery Fund
27 Dec 2016 Bitterley Village Hall

This project will replace windows and doors in the village hall, in order to address security and health and safety concerns posed by the current ones. This will improve the environment in the hall and make the building secure.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Dec 2016 Solihull and District Hebrew Congregation

This project will refurbish the toilet facilities within its community use building. This will make the building more accessible for visitors.

£9,736 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Avon Business & Leisure Limited

This project will create an advice drop in resource that will support members of the community who are experiencing social disadvantage. This will improve the way in which the group supports local people.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 The Big Skill C.I.C

The Big Skill CIC in Powys will use the grant to run a skills festival to introduce people to the courses they run. The weekend festival will include workshops and an arts and crafts exhibition. This grant for ?4,950 will fund workshops, accredited training, coordinator costs, and course brochure.

£4,950 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2016 Newport (Shropshire) Royal British Legion Club

This funding will be used to carry out refurbishment works on a community use building, making it safer and more accessible for voluntary organisations and visitors.

£6,347 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2016 St Elizabeth's RC Church

This group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study on the redevelopment of a community hall. The study will identity options and develop plans to the maximum benefit of the community and ensure its continued long term use.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2016 The Grimley Peace Hall Foundation

This project will provide modern catering facilities for a village hall. This will create an improved facility for the community and encourage more people to use the venue.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
22 Dec 2016 Ackers Adventure

This is a project to furnish and equip an extension area to the adventure centre. This will improve a community facility and attract more people to the centre.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2016 SWLLC

This project is the provision of specialist training for volunteers working in emergency situations. This will improve the capacity of the organisation and increase life chances within the community.

£9,987 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2016 Engage Communities CIC

This project will deliver outreach, mentoring, training, education and diversionary activities for disadvantaged young people. This will be used as a vehicle to tackle anti-social behaviour and ensure safer places.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
21 Dec 2016 Creative Lead

This project will deliver social training sessions for older people which will involve a variety of creative activities including desktop publishing and photo editing. This will encourage participants to engage in positive social activities and help create a stronger, more cohesive community.

£9,879 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Birmingham City University

Cecil Aronowitz International Viola Competition

£19,500 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2016 Festival Stoke

Festival Stoke

£69,040 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2016 Black Country Dance Hub

BCDH EXPERIENCE DANCE?

£50,000 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2016 Zebra Access

Deaffest 2017

£98,543 Arts Council England
20 Dec 2016 Birmingham Asian Resource Centre

This is a merger of existing projects by Birmingham Asian Resource Centre. This project will consolidate their Care Champions Project, Elders Befriending Project and Asian Elders Project to enable the organisation to deliver a more effective and holistic service which meets the needs of BAME elders and carers. The hub will enable people to have better access to welfare, housing and money advice as well as helping them live independently alongside facilitating social networks for isolated elders/carers.

£248,897 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Castle Vale Tenants and Residents Alliance Birmingham Ltd

The project will provide advice and support from three local hubs through an outreach programme. Support will be given to women experiencing complex debt issues and struggling to deal with an array of health and social inequalities. The bi-lingual service engages with the hardest to reach communities, often hidden due to cultural or language barriers. It will address the underlying issues and support them with employment and training advice with an aim of reducing poverty and financial and social exclusion.

£344,039 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 The Tin at the Coal Vaults

This project will replace the frontage of an arts venue, and refurbish the internal and external lighting. This will improve the venue for users and enable the organisation to make their space available for more community events.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 Spitfire Advice and Support Services Ltd

The project will provide advice and support from three local hubs through an outreach programme. Support will be given to women experiencing complex debt issues and struggling to deal with an array of health and social inequalities. The bi-lingual service engages with the hardest to reach communities, often hidden due to cultural or language barriers. It will address the underlying issues and support them with employment and training advice with an aim of reducing poverty and financial and social exclusion.

£344,039 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 NCT Malvern Hills Branch

This is a project by a community organisation in Malvern, Worcestershire serving people across Worcestershire. This project will continue their breastfeeding support group. This will enable new and expectant mothers to access and benefit from the support on offer within the group.

£8,455 Big Lottery Fund
20 Dec 2016 RC St Joseph the Worker

This project will conduct a feasibility study looking into the development of a self contained, fully accessible community space. This will ensure the facility is fit for purpose and provides maximum benefit for the wider community, benefitting local groups and projects.

£9,400 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Entrust Care Partnership C.I.C

Grown Ups and Wigglers

£8,764 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 The Jaguar Land Rover Band

Brass Fusion Jazz project with commissions workshops concert etc

£13,530 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Birmingham Jazz

Legends Festival

£4,500 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Karen Mc Lean

SOLO EXHIBITION

£15,450 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Pamela Schilderman

Casket

£5,190 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Open Theatre Company

Organisational Development

£14,100 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Tanya RaabeWebber

Take6

£9,104 Arts Council England
19 Dec 2016 Friends of the Master's House

Joined Up Heritage - Ledbury

£54,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Holy Trinity Parish Church of Sutton Coldfield

Heritage at the Heart of Sutton Coldfield

£96,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 True Form Projects CIC

Youth Generations

£73,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Herefordshire Wildlife Trust

Lugg Wetland Gem

£87,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 The Guild of St Mary‘«÷s Centre Lichfield

Revitalisation of St Mary's

£38,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Bartonsham Row Ditch Community Archaeology Project

Bartonsham Row Ditch Community Archaeology Project

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Hope Support Services

Hope explores social history through Blacksmithing

£48,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 The Hive Music & Media Centre (HMM Arts Ltd)

Crash Landing Shropshire - The Scars of the Unfought Battle

£48,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2016 Energize Shropshire Telford and Wrekin

CSP Funding 2014-17

£69,645 Sport England
19 Dec 2016 The Seniors Luncheon Club

This project will deliver social and intergenerational activities for older people. This will enable them to socialise with friends and interact with young people, which will reduce loneliness and social isolation.

£7,391 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 Landau Forte Academy Greenacres

This project is the installation of an activity trail and safety surface in the school grounds. This will encourage active play, leading to improved physical health and wellbeing.

£9,657 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 St Peter and St John Church

This project will carry out a feasibility study to understand the needs of the community and deliver English lessons to migrants. This will support people who speak English as an additional language and increase community awareness of local needs and resources.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 Green Shropshire Xchange

This project will provide a series of workshops and events to educate and encourage positive developments in sustainable living practices. This will encourage people to work together to reduce the harmful impact their community has on the environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Dec 2016 St. Mary?s Catholic Academy

This project will create a new play area for early years pupils, replacing their existing equipment which is becoming unsafe and no longer fit for purpose. This will provide children with the opportunity to participate in play activities which benefit their development, fitness and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Business Enterprise Support Limited

The funding be used for a project that aims to provide personalised support to people who are not in work within Stafford and South Staffordshire. It will provide a co-ordinated, individualised approach to give those with multiple barriers tailored support to move closer to the labour market as part of a managed participant journey.

£956,405 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Joseph Turner Primary School

The school will install a climbing frame. This will enable pupils to take part in active play, leading to improved physical health and wellbeing.

£8,913 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 St Michael's Church Of England Primary School

This project is the development of a woodland area for the delivery of environmental awareness sessions. This will improve tree safety and the local environment whilst engaging children and the community in positive social activities.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Home-Start Walsall

This project is the delivery of emotional wellbeing, first aid and basic food hygiene training for volunteers. This will lead to better chances in life.

£8,345 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Aspire in Arts Ltd

Beats, Bars and Banter

£29,101 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2016 High Oak Youth and Community Centre

The Beauty of Music

£30,000 Arts Council England
15 Dec 2016 St Anne's Catholic Church

This project will carry out refurbishment works to the church roof in order to bring the building in line with health and safety requirements. This will improve the environment and versatility for this community use building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Dec 2016 Rose Community Centre Ltd

The project will use the funding to provide activities on mental health and well-being and physical activities for young people. This will encourage young people to develop a healthier lifestyle and increase their confidence.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2016 Paven Virk

Save Our School Dinners!

£14,971 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Tina Hofman

Wonderwoman:The Naked Truth Tour

£14,776 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Ludlow Song

Ludlow Song Organisational Development

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Steel Pan Academy

panorama

£15,000 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Theresa Tainton

RandD For Stoke-on-Trent Project

£6,362 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Women and Theatre

The Word Lounge Revisited

£13,944 Arts Council England
14 Dec 2016 Ashford Carbonel Village Hall

This project is the installation of a new play equipment in the children?s play area. This will replace the existing equipment, which is now unsafe for use and enable disabled children to access the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2016 Wyre Community Land Trust

This project will provide equipment and training for conservation volunteers. This will enable the organisation to expand their volunteering activities and encourage more people from the community to participate in their conservation work.

£9,730 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 William Millward

Adada Earth sculptures in Ghana West Africa.

£5,000 Arts Council England
13 Dec 2016 Michael Takeo Magruder

test

£5,000 Arts Council England
13 Dec 2016 Droitwich Spa Baptist Church

This project is an architectural feasibility study to enable the community building and church to become fully functioning and meet community needs. This will enable full usage of the community facilities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Wolston St Margarets Primary School

The school will install new outdoor activity equipment. This will enable children to engage in activities which benefit their health, wellbeing and development.

£9,951 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Sutton Coldfield Methodist Bowling Club

This project is the replacement of indoor mats and equipment at the bowling club. This will enable older people to participate in social activities.

£7,276 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Restoration Stevens Park, Quarry Bank

£1,533,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2016 Wolverhampton City Council

Wolverhampton City Council

£9,469,750 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 Charles Richardson

Vertical Island

£4,435 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Hannah Silva

Hannah Silva

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Ian Sergeant

Ian Sergeant

£4,000 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Laura Bowler

Song Circus Norway

£5,000 Arts Council England
12 Dec 2016 Steps to Work (Walsall) Ltd

The funding will be used for Evolve, a project that aims to provide a personalised support package to people who face multiple and complex barriers to employment by connecting them to specialist services in their local area.

£1,312,821 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 John Gulson Primary School

This project will develop an outdoor gym space in order to improve health and wellbeing by offering more stimulating fitness opportunities for pupils and the wider community.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 Barnford & Farm Road Allotment Association

This project will create an outdoor garden area that will focus upon growing food for a community that is experiencing the effects of poor nutrition and social disadvantage. This will create a new community resource that will focus upon improving levels of health.

£9,119 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2016 Alveley Recreation Association

This is a project to provide a community Boule Piste. This will enable the local community to engage in a social activity improving health and well-being and reduce social isolation.

£8,770 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 Alumwell Nursery School

This project is the redevelopment of a community space. This will bring the local community together on an outdoor learning project.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 New Heights - Warren Farm Community Project

The organisation will support victims of domestic abuse who are referred to the project from various local organisations. Service users will receive an individual assessment, which will determine the type of counselling support most appropriate, as well as identify any other specialist support that is required. This can include parenting, legal support, housing or benefits support. Individual counselling will be arranged with regular reviews to monitor progress and identify any further needs.

£311,415 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 Robin Hood Academy

This project will create an outdoor play area for young children. This will encourage children to engage in positive social activities and help create a stronger, more cohesive community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2016 Friends 2 Friends -CIO

The project will use the funding to support the opening of a new centre whilst focussing on the needs of those living locally with a disability and mental health issues. The aim of the project is to combat depression and social isolation by providing a circle of support and will encourage interaction with others and promote personal independence.

£9,075 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2016 Coventry Peace House Education Trust

This project is the delivery of art workshops for young people that will culminate in the creation of public mosaics. This will challenge issues surrounding antisocial behaviour.

£9,540 Big Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2016 Citizens Advice East Staffordshire

The project will use the funding to build capacity for its community services through training new volunteers and developing its IT infrastructure. This will improve the way in which the organisations supports its service users.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2016 Norman Peacock

Surge Organisational Development 2

£53,143 Arts Council England
7 Dec 2016 Where Next Association

The aim of the project is to establish a community hub that will provide stimulating and life enhancing leisure activities and training to people with a range of disabilities who face barriers to community inclusion. Sessions will include training courses supporting literacy and numeracy, healthy eating, life skills as well as health and wellbeing. The hub will also offer craft activities along with social outings which will increase participation, identify needs and reduce isolation.

£280,133 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2016 Gina Smith

Show 2

£3,478 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 The Arts of Change

Dementia Poetry

£14,800 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Jane English

20B: Development and Tour

£13,448 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Tom Verity

AirSpace Graduate Residency Solo Exhibition

£1,867 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Liz John

World War 3

£8,950 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Goodwrite Enterprises Limited

Trying it On research and development

£14,839 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Amba Care Solutions

This project is the creation of a dementia training package and stage a community conference. This will enable the organisation to develop a network of volunteer supporters and educate families and carers about the issues related to dementia.

£9,864 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2016 ECHO

This project will improve the community building and ensure better access for people with limited mobility.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2016 Bromsgrove District Council

Dolphin Centre Replacement Facility

£1,500,000 Sport England
6 Dec 2016 Staffordshire University

Spode: Creating a New National Ceramics Centre in Stoke on Trent

£15,000 Arts Council England
6 Dec 2016 Youth Work Europe

The project will use the funding to set up youth work teams to provide advice and support to young people and encourage them to engage in community activities. This will raise their expectations and reduce anti social behaviour.

£9,776 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2016 Nationwide Care Solutions C.I.C.

This project is a programme of summer activities for vulnerable children. This will offer opportunities for social activities and community engagement for children who have limited opportunities.

£8,456 Big Lottery Fund
5 Dec 2016 Gospel Link 360

GL Academy

£29,762 Arts Council England
5 Dec 2016 Potters Green Primary School

This project will create an outdoor community garden and sensory space that will focus upon growing vegetables and supporting children with special educational needs. This will improve wellbeing for children and the wider community.

£5,582 Big Lottery Fund
3 Dec 2016 Inclusive Leisure, Education, Activities Project

The project will use the funding to deliver a programme of outdoor activity sessions that are designed to support young people with autism or learning disabilities. This will improve the social wellbeing for young people who are experiencing the effects of isolation.

£9,040 Big Lottery Fund