Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 1999

70 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
26 Jan 1999 Black Country Touring

Black Country International Young People's Festival Of Performing Arts

£50,000 Arts Council England
11 Nov 1999 Millennium Beat

A Project To Provide Instruments For And Training In Classical Asian Music For The Residents Of West Bromwich. Introductory Sessions And Open Evenings Are Also Planned For New Comers To This Activity. The Grant Will Pay For Tuition, Instruments, Publicity

£4,876 Arts Council England
21 Dec 1999 Spouting Forth

Spouting Forth Literature Development

£25,550 Arts Council England
7 Jan 1999 Rowley Regis Committee for Welfare of Physically Handicapped

The organisation promote and help to provide clubs, recreational facilities and holidays for the physically handicapped. They currently have three minibuses in use however one of these vehicles is over 10 years old and requires constant repairs and maint

£39,343 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Sandwell African Caribbean Development Agency (SACDA)

A project to continue with the provision of an outreach service and childcare support. The three year grant will pay for salaries and running costs.

£187,723 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Sandwell Branch for Epilepsy

A project providing advice and support to people with epilepsy through the extension of the telephone helpline facility. To pay the salaries for an Information Officer

£3,900 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Princes End Baptist Church Friday Club

A project to benefit elderly and disabled people by incurring social interaction amongst this isolated community. The grant will pay for two trips to Stratford upon Avon at Easter and in the Summer.

£510 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Friends Of Barnford Park

A project to undertake a feasibility study to determine appropriate ways of regenerating Barnford park and providing leisure facilities for the local community. The grant will be used to prepare a business plan and a feasibility study.

£4,500 Community Fund
7 Jan 1999 Horseley Heath OAP Association

A project to benefit 95 elderly people by enabling them to partake in day trips and outings encouraging social interaction and alleviating isolation. The grant will pay transport costs for day trips and an Easter outing.

£820 Community Fund
9 Feb 1999 Charlemont Methodist Church

The project will upgrade and refurbish the church hall ready for a Millennium celebration in June 2000. The hall would then be available for use by the community. New activities planned inc pre-school group, drop-in facility for the elderly and a homewo

£31,800 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Great Barr Over 60 Club

A project which promotes the welfare of the elderly for the community of Great Barr providing social and recreational activities. Grant will cover the cost of social outings.

£970 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 St Martins Tenants And Residents Association

A project to support the work of this group, which promotes the interests of the Tipton community, through the provision of advice on housing, environment and the social life of the area. Grant will pay for computer equipment to enhance communcations to

£1,835 Community Fund
4 Mar 1999 Happy Valley Out of School Club

A project, to improve the administation of this pre-school group, which offers educational and recreational activities for pre-school children in the area of Sandwell. Grant will pay for computer equipment and accessories.

£2,027 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 Options for Life

A self build project to construct a centre for people with learning difficulties. The three year grant will pay for construction of the building , freelance workers salaries and general running costs.

£359,550 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 The Public Ltd

A project which will enable organisations in Sandwell to develop a more effective approach to the design and production of publicity and promotion material. The three year grant will pay for salaries, computer equipment and running costs.

£157,881 Community Fund
11 Mar 1999 Carers Advice & Resource Establishment, Sandwell

The project will allow the organisation to further develop both an information service and an outreach service. The three year grant will pay for office equipment and staff salaries.

£93,848 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Tipton African Caribbean Association

A project providing information, advice and social activities for members of African-Caribbean community living in Tipton. The grant will pay for office equipment and also fund a social event for the community.

£2,900 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Tipton Alliance over 60s Club

A project to enable this group to organise activities for older people, many of whom are on low incomes or isolated in their homes The grant will pay for a day trip and a new bingo machine.

£947 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Great Barr War Memorial hall

This project, which targets some 350 older people, provides social activities and the grant will ensure that they benefit from increased security and a newly refurbished kitchen. The grant will pay for refurbishment of the kitchen.

£4,795 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 The Grace Mary Community Development Association

A project to support the work of this group that provides educational, recreational and vocational opportunities for residents living on the Grace Mary Estate through the provision of office equipment, development of a play area and lawn mowers for commun

£4,987 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 St Bernard's Social Club

A project to improve facilities at this social club which provides social and recreational facilities for all ages in the local community The grant will pay for the replacement of window and door.

£4,928 Community Fund
20 Apr 1999 Newton Women's Institute

A project to provide social and recreational activities for women by extending craftwork sessions and providing a comfortable environment. The grant will pay for contour tables, stacking tables and trolleys.

£1,430 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Wednesbury Quadrilateral - St John Ambulance

A project to provide resources to allow this group to train additional volunteers. The grant will pay for first aid training equipment and contribute to running costs.

£7,805 Community Fund
3 Jun 1999 Sandwell Rape Crisis Centre

A project to extend an existing service, by raising awareness and offering individual counselling and support. The grant will pay for salaries and running expenses.

£123,506 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 The Cape Senior Citizens Communicare Centre

A project to provides advice/information and social activities to relieve isolation of the local African Caribbean community based in Smethwick. The grant will pay for a office and recreational equipment.

£4,315 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Churchfield Caravan Project

A project to contribute towards the purchase of a caravan and adaptations to enable this group to provide facilities for people with learning disabilities and also respite for their carers and families. The grant will contribute towards the purchase of a

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Chatwins Wharf Tennants and Residents Association

A project to provide social outings and a Christmas party for older members of this local community group based in Tipton. The grant will pay for outings, administration books and christmas celebrations.

£550 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 6th Dartmouth (St Bernards) Scout Group

A project to replace existing flooring and provide office equipment, to enhance services currently provided. The grant will pay for office equipment and refurbishment of hall.

£4,996 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 1st Sandwell Scout Group

A project which aims to enhance the facilities provided by this scout group and make it more accessible to people with disabilities. The grant will pay for re-surface car park and disabled access.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Jun 1999 Yew Tree Community Centre Association

A project to provide concerts and recreational activities for the local community. The organisation hope to improve social connections and expand existing facilities. The grant will pay for catering, communication and lighting equipment.

£4,937 Community Fund
9 Sep 1999 Tipton Deaf Group

A project to purchase equipment and cover the expenses involved in providing an important facility for hearing impaired individuals. The grant will pay for sports equipment, hiring of venues, interpreters and running costs.

£2,170 Community Fund
9 Sep 1999 Birmingham & West Midlands Fibromyalgia Support Group

A project to purchase equipment to improve services provided to persons suffering from fibromyalgia. The grant will pay for office stationery and computer equipment.

£4,223 Community Fund
9 Sep 1999 Friends Of Barnford Park

A project to improve play facilities at a local park encouraging the local community to visit and enjoy the leisure activities. The grant will pay for purchase of public amenities, goals, and hire of toilet block and marquees.

£2,450 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Inglenook Playgroup

A project to purchase equipment to improve the facilities available for children attending this Birmingham playgroup. The grant will pay for play equipment and craft materials.

£4,120 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Smethwick, Bangladeshi Muslim Welfare Association

A project to stage a 'fun day' aimed at families within the local area. The grant will pay for running costs, publicity and transportation.

£4,950 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Sandwell And District West Indian Community Association

A project to provide play equipment to refurbish a Sandwell based Nursery equpped them for a higher level of service for the new millennium The grant will pay for childrens play equipment.

£4,133 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Carer's Advice And Resource Establishment, Sandwell (CARES)

A project to fund the production of a book based on the reminiscence of carers which aims to raise awareness on issues relating to carers living within the Borough of Sandwell. The grant will pay for freelance artist, publication costs and other running c

£4,800 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Tividale High School and Community College Assoc

A project to purchase a public address system and stage lighting to improve existing facilities at this school based in Tividale, West Midlands. The grant will pay for public address system and stage lighting.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 Sandwell Anti-Hypothermia Campaign

A project to raise awareness of the issues surrounding hypothermia and it's prevention through the provision of publicity material and exhibition facilities. The grant will pay for printing, display/exhibition fees and running costs.

£3,746 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 1st Rowley Regis Scout Group

A project to enhance the facilities available at this scout group by refurbishing it's headquarters. The grant will pay for a central heating system and 6 new windows.

£5,000 Community Fund
11 Nov 1999 37th West Bromwich Brownies (St Bernards)

A project to extend the range of Brownie activities available to young people in the local area through the provision of equipment and refurbishments. The grant will pay for stage equipment, refurbishments and a parachute.

£3,491 Community Fund
26 Nov 1999 The Arc Estate Community Action Group

A project to provide office equipment for a unemployment training group run by residents of an housing estate High Arcal based in Sedgley, West Midlands. The grant will pay for office equipment, computer equipment and security.

£4,200 Community Fund
26 Nov 1999 Horseley Heath OAP Association

A project to provide outings for the elderly person group based in Tipton. The grant will pay for travel costs.

£1,020 Community Fund
26 Nov 1999 Galton Village Community Development Association

A project to provide facilities which will cater for the extended opening hours of this community building. The grant will pay for the expenses of evening and sessional workers, games and activities and running costs.

£4,421 Community Fund
2 Dec 1999 Tipton Litter Watch

A project to provide support and accommmodation for volunteers working to improve the environment. The grant, over three years, will pay for staff salaries, production of information materials and general running costs.

£105,509 Community Fund
26 Jan 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell, Warley Woods

£757,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Jan 1999 Sandwell MBC (Leisure Services)

Memories made in Sandwell

£40,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Aug 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Soho Foundry, Smethwick - Conservation Plan

£49,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Sep 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Community Lifeline Canal Project

£1,287,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Nov 1999 Smethwick Heritage Centre Trust

A project to provide production costs of a video promoting the history and area of Smethwick The grant will pay a contribution towards the production of an historical video.

£4,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Archive Cataloguing Project

£69,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
1 Sep 1999 Sandwell

Sandwell

£1,022,175 New Opportunities Fund
20 Oct 1999 Latchkey Club

The grant will be used to expand the existing provision to create 35 after school places for children aged 5 - 11. Schools served will be St Margarets School, Calshot School, Whitecrest School, Grove Vale School and Holyname School.

£15,000 New Opportunities Fund
20 Oct 1999 Tiny People & Co

The applicant is a newly established partnership. The grant will create 19 after school and 19 before school places for children aged 3 to 11. Schools served will be St Margarets C of E and other schools in the Great Barr and Sandwell areas.

£7,923 New Opportunities Fund
7 Dec 1999 Sandwell Local Education Authority

Sandwell Local Education Authority

£1,139,322 New Opportunities Fund
20 Dec 1999 Sandwell Healthcare NHS Trust

Replacement Ultrasound. The machine uses high frequency sound waves which are bounced off tissues to produce an image helping to locate tumours within the body.

£21,137 New Opportunities Fund
20 Dec 1999 Sandwell Healthcare NHS Trust

Replacement X-ray equipment. Mammography units are specifically designed x-ray equipment which are used to provide imaging of breast tissue. They can be used on a fixed site or to improve availability for patients in a purpose-built trailer.

£54,012 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

£121,117 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell MBC will build a three-storey extension to an existing residential education centre at Edgmond Hall, Newport Shropshire. The aim is to sustain the use of the centre by primary school children and widen its appeal to young people and adults. Activ

£300,000 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

£567,232 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

£900,601 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Council will build PE and sport storage facilities in the School as well as St Mary Magdelene, St Francis, All Saints, Fir Tree and Wood Green Schools. The aim is to facilitate increased activity and improved performance in athletics, netball and

£173,396 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Council will build an extension (16.5 x 19m) onto an existing sports hall at Wood Green School College of Sport, three stores (76m2), showers (74m2) and a viewing area (5.7 x 4.7m). The aim is to create a long hall to practice pole-vaulting and t

£767,174 New Opportunities Fund
30 Dec 1999 E-ACT

E-ACT

£651,444 New Opportunities Fund
9 Sep 1999 West Smethwick Youth and Sports Club

A project to purchase equipment to improve the facilities and activities available for young people attending this inner Birmingham sports club. The grant will pay for sports equipment.

£1,750 Sport England
11 Nov 1999 Yew Tree Minisoccer

A project to provide sports equipment for a new group which provides coaching in basic footballing skills and competitions for young people based in the Yew Tree area of Walsall. The grant will pay for football sports equipment.

£2,112 Sport England
26 Nov 1999 West Bromwich Dartmouth Cricket Club

A project to provide sports equipment and coaching opportunities for young people attending this cricket club based in West Bromwich. The grant will pay for coaching administration cost video equipment cricket balls and a bowling machine.

£5,000 Sport England
26 Nov 1999 Alpha Divers Warley

A project to increase participation in the sport of diving and encourage a wider membership at this club based in Sandwell through the provision of additional diving equipment The grant will pay for various items of diving equipment.

£4,500 Sport England
26 Nov 1999 Albion Junior School

A project to purchase equipment to enhance and develop extra-curricular sporting activities at this primary school based in Sandwell. The grant will pay for sports equipment.

£4,978 Sport England
26 Nov 1999 Sandwell Primary Schools Netball Association

A project to provide sports equipment to enable this association to start up a High 5 Netball league for Under 11's to benefit young people and volunteers from within the Borough of Sandwell. The grant will pay for netball equipment and other sundry items

£4,349 Sport England