Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 1996

27 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 Sandwell Sikh Community And Youth Forum

To provide a mobility service, a hospital visiting and support scheme and a sessional health advocacy scheme. The grant, over three years, will pay for a vehicle, refurbishment costs, office equipment, running costs and four staff salaries.

£182,390 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sandwell Citizens Advice Bureau

To provide outreach advice to elderly and disabled people. The grant, over three years, will pay for two staff salaries, running costs, training and office equipment.

£161,498 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Tipton Community Enterprise Limited

To establish non profit making community businesses to provide community services. This two year grant, will pay for two staff salaries, two sessional workers, fees for freelance workers and running costs.

£82,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bangladesh Islamic Association, Smethwick

Provides support, welfare advice, information and health advice to the Bangladeshi community. This three year grant, will pay for the salary of a health advice worker, refurbishments to the centre, computers and running costs.

£75,152 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Cape Senior Citizens Committee Care Centre

To provide recreational and social activities for elderly and disabled people. The one year grant is a contribution to the refurbishment of the community centre.

£70,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cruse Bereavement Care, Sandwell

Provides help and support to people who have suffered a bereavement. The three year grant is for salaries and general running costs.

£26,009 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shree Gujarati Hindu Centre/Shree Krishna Temple

The group organises day care services for elderly Asian people, providing support, information and advice. The grant, over three years, will pay for centre refurbishments, specialised disability equipment, running costs and two staff salaries.

£137,410 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Alzheimer's Society

Provides a home respite service for dementia sufferers, thereby providing practical support to their carers. The grant, over three years, is to employ two project workers and to cover running costs.

£101,700 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Haematology Care Group

Provides support to people who are suffering from a malignant blood disorder. The grant, over three years, will pay for the purchase a mobile home and running costs.

£65,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Oscar Sandwell

Provides an information service about Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia. The one year grant will be used to provide and equip a new building.

£205,700 Community Fund
11 Dec 1996 St Martins Memorial Park, Tipton

St Martins Memorial Park, Tipton - Restoration

£90,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Dec 1996 The Trustees of the Shri Venkateswara Temple of the United K

On a contaminated site in the West Midlands a multi-purpose community centre and Hindu Temple will be built in the traditional architectural style of Southern India and provide facilities for worship education cultural and community activities as well as

£3,308,000 Millennium Commission
22 Jul 1996 Sandwell MBC

Floodlit MUGA

£35,000 Sport England
11 Jun 1996 Help Education Life Skills Project

This organisation will help young people in recreational and educational activities in order to combat truency and drug abuse. The grant, over one year, is to fund a care worker and a project administrator, office equipment, bicycles and trailer, bilingua

£162,450 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Sandwell Young Carers

Provides counselling, social activities and support for young people who have caring responsibilities. The grant, over three years, is to employ two full time counsellors and pay for running costs.

£119,619 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Great Bridge Parents Support Network

To obtain a new property so that the organisation can continue and extend its existing service. The grant, over one year, will be used for building renovation and refurbishment and to purchase additional equipment.

£15,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Relate Sandwell/Dudley Marriage Guidance

A counselling service assisting people to enhance their relationships with partners and family. The grant, over one year, will provide free counselling sessions to people on low incomes.

£9,150 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Sandwell Asian Family Support Service

An organisation providing a support service to the carers of young Asian people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will employ 1 full-time member of staff and will also cover office equipment and costs, training, travel and promotional costs.

£65,063 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Murray Hall Community Trust

A counselling service for young people aged 16 to 25, based on their expressed needs. The grant, over three years will employ 1 full time Counsellor/Co-ordinator and will also cover running costs and volunteer training expenses.

£49,150 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Safe Hands W S Ltd

Promote youth development work in West Smethwick The grant, over three years will be used to fund five part-time detached youth workers and the provision of a variety of leisure, recreational and educational activities.

£52,355 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Asian Welfare Centre, West Bromwich

Provides support to the asian community in a deprived area. The grant, over three years, will be used to extend and furnish the resource centre, employ 2 full-time staff, and cover running and training costs.

£129,353 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Sandwell Muslims Organisation

Supports the local Pakistani Muslim community in maximising the opportunities to obtain work or benefit. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ 3 full-time community support workers and 1 part-time worker.

£103,122 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Wednesbury Fellowship Of The Disabled

Provides support to physically disabled persons. The grant, over one year is for a new mini-bus.

£25,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Sandwell Rape Crisis Centre

Provides an education, counselling and advocacy service for young women aged 11 to 16 who have experienced or are experiencing sexual abuse. The grant, over three years, will employ 1 full-time counsellor and 1 part-time educational worker.

£75,406 Community Fund
5 Jun 1996 British Trust for Conservation Volunteers

Red House, Great Barr, Birmingham - Restoration

£30,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
20 May 1996 Bustleholme Football Club

Conversion of former play centre into football club clubhouse and changing rooms

£20,000 Sport England
15 May 1996 Birmingham Readers & Writers Festival

Computer & other equipment

£15,642 Arts Council England