Lottery grants awarded to Sutton Coldfield in 2017

11 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
7 Nov 2017 Declan Whitaker

Declan Whitaker Dance RandD

£4,330 Arts Council England
3 Aug 2017 Weaver & Young Foundation Community Interest Company

This group will use the funding to run workshops for the parents and guardians of children with special needs. This will allow people to receive advice and support regarding the issues which impact on their lives.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 2017 White Farm Allotments

Refurbishment work will be funded, improving an access road to the allotment site.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2017 Phoenix United

This group will use the funding to develop a community safety and personal resilience programme for 35 children and young people who are at high risk of becoming involved in anti-social behaviour. This will engage children and young people in positive activities to raise their aspirations, build confidence and make healthier life choices.

£9,782 Big Lottery Fund
3 May 2017 Sarah Fortes Mayer

Sarah Fortes Mayer

£9,943 Arts Council England
13 Apr 2017 St James Church

A community centre kitchen will be converted into a memory caf? for people living with dementia and their carers. This will create a community hub for people to receive support and share experiences.

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
4 Apr 2017 Sutton Coldfield Y.M.C.A.

The funding will be used to run open access youth sessions and expand the organisation?s reach to more young people in areas of North Birmingham. The project aims to develop young people?s aspirations and build confidence and self-esteem. Staff will offer one to one life coaching sessions to develop action plans including educational and career goals. Whole family support will also be offered in some cases to help parents build positive relationships with their teenagers.

£229,196 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2017 Minworth Junior & Infant School

This school will use the funding to create a trim trail for their pupils, encouraging them to be fit and active.

£9,936 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2017 Wylde Green Primary School

This school will use the funding to provide their pupils with multi-sport activities, enhancing physical activity and encouraging healthier lifestyles.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Carers United

This charity will use the funding to run a new programme for unpaid carers which will involve monthly workshops, individualised development plans, one-to-one mentoring and a buddy scheme for isolated carers. This will build capacity to engage participants and co-ordinate their service more effectively.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2017 Square Peg Foundation C.I.C

This group will use the funding to provide sensory stay and play summer holiday sessions for children living with disabilities and their siblings. The children will be able to learn in a safe environment, improving their communication and social skills.

£8,170 Big Lottery Fund