Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2001

72 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2001 Smethwick Pakistani Muslim Association SPMA

The project's main aims are to improve children's literacy, celebrate culture and develop children's ability to learn through media/ art experiences, create an ownership for the Pakistani/Muslim association in Smethwick.

£12,000 New Opportunities Fund
26 Nov 2001 Smethwick Pakistani Muslim Association SPMA

The main aims are to improve literacy, celebrate culture and develop children's ability to learn through media/art experiences. It will create an ownership for the Pakistani/Muslim association in Smethwick and increase children's motivation for learning.

£30,717 New Opportunities Fund
22 Nov 2001 Age Concern Sandwell

A project to extend the organisation's current information and advice service for the older population of Sandwell. The grant will enable to organisation to expand from a part time service in one location to a full time service able to work across the bo

£100,008 Community Fund
21 Nov 2001 Aurat Ki Taaquat

A Project To Increase Participation In The Arts For Asian Women From The Sandwell Area Through The Provision Of A Residential Weekend And Follow Up Workshops. The Grant Will Pay For Accommodation And Travel Costs, Facilitators Fees, Publicity Costs And G

£5,000 Arts Council England
21 Nov 2001 Sikh Community Welfare Council

A project to provide an office base and equipment to help the Sikh Community Welfare Council in Sandwell, establish a foundation from which they can expand their activities. The grant will pay for office furniture, a PC and fax/copier, stationery costs,

£4,802 Community Fund
21 Nov 2001 Wednesbury Bangladeshi Welfare Association

A project to improve facilities for this Community Welfare group in Wednesbury. The grant will pay for repair work and refurbishment.

£5,000 Community Fund
21 Nov 2001 Access Alliance (incorporting Sandwell & Oldbury)

A project to enable this group to promote access for disabled people in Sandwell through the provision of running costs. The grant will pay for transport, room hire and general running costs.

£2,700 Community Fund
21 Nov 2001 The Wednesbury Bangledeshi Group

A project to establish a sports club for young people from the Bangladeshi community in Sandwell. The grant will pay for football equipment, venue hire, volunteers expenses and publicty and administration costs.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2001 St Gregory's Catholic Primary School

A project to benefit the physical health and development of the children at this Birmingham Primary School. The grant will pay for play and exercise equipment.

£4,992 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2001 Guru Nanak Community Centre

A project to purchase much needed equipment to facilitate training for this BME group based in Sandwell. The grant will pay for a lap top computer,cd's, videos and books.

£3,392 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2001 St. Lukes Tea Dance Club

A project to enhance the facilities available to members of this tea dance club based in Sandwell, through the provision of new sound and lighting equipment. The grant will pay for a PA system, CD player and accessories and a new lighting rig.

£2,160 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2001 Tipton Green Junior School

A project to offer basketball as an extra-curricular activity for the pupils of this Sandwell school. The grant will pay for basketball equipment and coaching.

£4,947 New Opportunities Fund
21 Nov 2001 The Birmingham Force Basketball Club

A project to improve the range of facilities currently available for members of this new group based in Birmingham. The grant will pay for kit, equipment and registration fees.

£4,953 Sport England
21 Nov 2001 West Bromwich Mens Hockey Club

"A Project To Provide School Children In West Bromwich With The Opportunity To Play Hockey. The Grant Will Pay For Kit, Equipment, Coaching And Promotion."

£4,926 Sport England
21 Nov 2001 The Albion Foundation

A project to offer football coaching to school age girls at the West Bromwich Football Club. The grant will pay for coaching, administration, promotion and venue hire.

£4,800 Sport England
12 Nov 2001 Sandwell Metro. BC (W. Brom)

The West Bromwich Albion football club will set up an information and communications technology (ICT) learning centre, based on the existing study support centre at the club. The project will attract relatives of current learners and those who are past s

£30,958 New Opportunities Fund
12 Nov 2001 Shireland Language College (incorporating the Bangladeshi Yo

A multi-disciplinary ICT learning centre at Shirelands College will act as a hub for three other centres in the locality. It will offer a unique opportunity for local community groups, particularly the Sikh, Muslim, Bangladeshi, and Afro-Caribbean popula

£89,349 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2001 Little Angels Out of School Club

The grant will be used to create 25 before and after school places for children aged 4-11 years in Smethwick.

£23,531 New Opportunities Fund
25 Oct 2001 P.O.S.H Club

The grant will be used to create 24 after school places for children aged 4-11 years old in Oldbury.

£9,109 New Opportunities Fund
22 Oct 2001 West Bromwich African Caribbean Resource Centre

This is a project to support pupils of African-Caribbean origin and their parents participation in mainstream education and outside the formal education system in order to raise attainment both academically and socially.

£217,476 Community Fund
22 Oct 2001 Sandwell and District West Indian Community Association

This is a project to expand the services of the organisation to provide childcare facilities for pre school children to the BME community in Sandwell. The grant over the remaining 9 months of the project (the original grant was for three years) will pay f

£48,765 Community Fund
11 Oct 2001 Rowley Regis and Tipton PCT

More than 300,000 people in six towns covered by Sandwell Health Authority are to benefit from this major health initiative. The Sandwell Healthy Living Network plans to offer 20 health-related projects to local people, targeting people with mental health

£1,700,000 New Opportunities Fund
5 Oct 2001 Sandwell African Caribbean Development Agency Limited

Taster sessions, internet access, basic computer skills, computer packages such as word processing, accredited courses, and learndirect provisions will be the activities offered at a new ICT centre in Atlas House in the Soho and Victoria ward of Sandwell.

£51,891 New Opportunities Fund
5 Oct 2001 Sandwell Sikh Community & Youth Forum

Existing limited information and communications technology facilities at the Sikh Forum premises in Tividale will be enhanced to include internet access, learndirect provision, and courses with tutors from local colleges. Drop in and structured sessions,

£30,000 New Opportunities Fund
28 Sep 2001 Community Connect Foundation

Community Connect Foundation

£49,769 New Opportunities Fund
20 Sep 2001 Sandwell Community Caring Trust

This is a project to build a new, purpose built 5 bedroom respite care centre for physically disabled people in Sandwell to prepare themselves for independent living.

£373,393 Community Fund
20 Sep 2001 Options for Life

The project provides outreach support and a befriending service to families where one or both parents have a learning difficulty. The project also provides signposting services to young people with learning difficulties.

£216,143 Community Fund
14 Sep 2001 Tipton Operatic and Dramatic Society

A Project To Stage A Community Play In Tipton. The Grant Will Pay For Scenery Materials And Audio Production.

£3,900 Arts Council England
14 Sep 2001 Black Horse Allotments Association

A project to resurface the pathway to the allotments and thereby improving access for older and infirm users of these allotment gardens based in Wednesbury. The grant will pay for building materials and labour costs.

£5,000 New Opportunities Fund
14 Sep 2001 Sandwell Football Club

"A Project To Enable The Development Of This Dudley Football Club, Through The Provision Of Equipment And Training Opportunities. The Grant Will Pay For Kit, Equipment, Venue Hire, Transport And Coaching Courses And Fees."

£3,457 Sport England
14 Sep 2001 Oldbury United Football Club

A project to increase participation in football through the establishment of 2 new sections, a youth and women's section, at Oldbury United Football Club. The grant will contribute towards the cost of additional equipment, transportation costs, league and

£5,000 Sport England
14 Sep 2001 Oldbury Swimming and Triathlon Club

"A Project To Assist In The Development 6-14 Year Olds That Participate In The Triathlon. The Grant Will Pay For Cycle Racking, Entry To The National Triathlon (8-14 Yr Olds) And Swim Equipment."

£3,010 Sport England
14 Sep 2001 Birmingham Sports & Social Club for the Visually Handicapped

"A Project To Provide Coaching In Football And Cricket, Sports Tournaments And Equipment For Members Of This Birmingham Based Club. The Grant Will Pay For The Staging Of Cricket And Football Tournaments, Transport, Publicity And Equipment."

£4,645 Sport England
14 Sep 2001 Age Concern Sandwell

A project to provide interpretation and translation facilities for this Sandwell based groups annual conference. The grant will pay for translation equipment, technician and interpreter fees.

£4,955 Community Fund
4 Sep 2001 Jubilee Arts Company Ltd

PLATFORMS

£27,720 Arts Council England
13 Aug 2001 Ikon Gallery

'Waterfall 9'

£7,000 Arts Council England
21 Jul 2001 Sandwell Library Service

The People-+s Network programme in all the 19 libraries in Sandwell Library Service has provided new computer and related equipment and upgraded the infrastructure. Now, approximately 195 computer terminals will be available to library users to access the

£431,708 New Opportunities Fund
20 Jul 2001 Sandwell Library Service

The award has provided Information and Communications Technology (ICT) training for public librarians on basic and technical information handling competencies required by staff for their own use and to assist library users.

£86,330 New Opportunities Fund
5 Jul 2001 West Midlands Barbershop Harmony Club

A Project To Enable This Group To Replace The Current Portable Staging, Assisting With The Expansion Of This Group Based In Birmingham. The Grant Will Pay For Portable Staging.

£2,379 Arts Council England
5 Jul 2001 Wednesbury Youth & Leisure Group

A Project To Put On Story Telling Workshops And Events, And Providing Transport To These Events For Elderly And Disabled People To Prevent Exclusion. The Award Will Pay For Staging Of Events And Workshops As Well As Transport For Elderly And Disabled Atte

£4,438 Arts Council England
5 Jul 2001 Bangladeshi Women's Association

A project to enable this Asian women's group to go on a daytrip to London and to stage a festival in their local area of Tipton. The grant will pay for entrance fees, transport and festival costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Jul 2001 Victoria Park Bowling Club (Tipton)

A project to provide this Sandwell based bowling club with a clubhouse and install disabled access to the club's facilities. The grant will pay for a portacabin, furniture, transport and installation costs.

£4,685 Community Fund
5 Jul 2001 Wednesbury Stroke Club

The project is to provide help, support and training to stroke victims and their carers. The grant will pay for tuition fees, room hire, transportation and promotion of life-style events.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Jul 2001 Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation

A project to extend the range of services Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation is able to provide to it's clients, through the provision of IT workshops. The grant will pay for PCs and accessories, staff salaries and running costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Jul 2001 Great Bridge Library User Group

A Project To Research And Publish A Booklet On 'Growing Up In Great Bridge'

£3,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Jul 2001 Shapla Football League

"A Project To Encourage More Young Men From Black And Minority Ethnic Communities To Participate In Professional Football Through The Provision Of Advanced Coaching For Players Within The Shapla Football League, An Amateur Football League Based In Sandwel

£3,100 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 L of a Shot Badminton Club

A Project To Enable The Establishment Of A Badminton Club In Birmingham. The Grant Will Cover Costs Of Training Coaches And Putting On A Tournament Specifically To Publicise The Sport And Club.

£4,725 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 Guns Village Primary School

A Project To Purchase Sports Equipment And Provide Training Opportunities To Develop Basketball In This Primary School And The Local Community Based In Sandwell. The Grant Will Pay For Basketball Equipment And Coaching Fees.

£4,964 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 Joseph Turner Primary School

The Project Is To Provide Basketball Facilities And Training. The Grant Will Pay For Coaching And Equipment.

£3,934 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 Lodge Primary School

A Project To Purchase Sports Equipment And Provide Training Opportunities To Develop Basketball In This Primary School And The Local Community Based In Birmingham. The Grant Will Pay For Basketball Equipment And Coaching Fees.

£4,964 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 Dartmouth High School Parent Teachers Association

A project to offer swimming training and competitions for schools in the area. The grant will be spent on training, equipment, development of comptitions and club affiliations, awards and storage of equipment.

£4,999 Sport England
5 Jul 2001 Capehill & Windmill Development Trust Limited

"A Project To Establish A Pilot Scheme To Encourage Asian Football Players Into Professional Football Based In Sandwell. The Grant Will Pay For Hire Of Facilities, Coaches, Sports Equipment, Transport And Coaching Courses."

£5,000 Sport England
27 Jun 2001 Sandwell Asian Arts

Sandwell Asian Arts - Dimensions Project

£51,675 Arts Council England
25 Jun 2001 Hamstead After School Kids Club

The grant will be used to create 24 after school and 12 before school places for children aged 3-11 years old in Birmingham.

£9,105 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2001 Playhouse After School Club

The grant will be used to create 10 after school places for children aged 4-12 years old in Wednesbury.

£3,465 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2001 St Philip's Childcare Centre

The grant will be used to create 30 after school and 30 holiday places for children aged 3-11 years old in Warley.

£20,053 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 2001 Happy Valley Out of School Club

The grant will be used to create 40 after school and 40 holiday places for children aged 3-11 years old in Bromwich.

£12,603 New Opportunities Fund
23 Apr 2001 Alpha Divers (Warley)

Purchase of a diving boat and safety equipment

£8,950 Sport England
6 Apr 2001 The Great Bridge Community Forum

The project is to employ Community Development workers to allow formalised research into the needs of the community and to allow the Forum to consolidate its current activities. Outreach work, support to other groups and training provision are all cited a

£198,075 Community Fund
5 Apr 2001 Steve King Big Band

A Project To Enable This Band To Preserve The Music Of Jazz Through The Recording Of A Cd. The Grant Will Pay For Studio Time, C.D'S And Photography.

£4,550 Arts Council England
5 Apr 2001 Smethwick High Street

A project to stage a community festival for the residents of Smethwick. The grant will contribute towards the cost of hiring artists and staging creative workshops.

£5,000 Community Fund
5 Apr 2001 Abundant Life Fellowship Project

A project to extend their capacity to more young people. The grant will pay for laptop, transport to events, and training for volunteers.

£4,200 Community Fund
5 Apr 2001 Disabled Action

A project to improve the caravan facilities they provide for families with disabled members to use on a weekly exchange basis. The grant will pay to level the area in front of the caravan, put down slabs to ensure a safe area, addition of gates and railin

£3,710 Community Fund
5 Apr 2001 Yew Tree Minisoccer

"The Project Aims To Provide Football Coaching And Playing Facilities In A Safe Environment For Children Of All Backgrounds, Including Those With Special Needs. The Grant Will Help Provide Professional Coaches For Evening And Weekend Football, Training F

£4,705 Sport England
5 Apr 2001 Devonshire Junior School

"A Project To Purchase Sports Equipment And Provide Training Opportunities To Develop Basketball In This Primary School Based In Smethwick, Sandwell. The Grant Will Pay For Basketball Equipment And Coaching Fees."

£3,158 Sport England
27 Feb 2001 Jumping Jacks Out of School Club

The grant will be used to create 32 after school places for children aged 4-11 years old in Birmingham.

£22,020 New Opportunities Fund
1 Feb 2001 Pardesi

A Project To Enable This Group To Offer Music Workshops In Various Locations Throughout The West Midlands Region. The Grant Will Pay For Three Workshops, Performance Costs, Publicity, Travel And Subsistence.

£5,000 Arts Council England
1 Feb 2001 Smethwick, Bangladeshi Muslim Welfare Association

A project to stage an arts festival to encourage people from the Bangladeshi community in Smethwick to participate in the arts. The grant will pay for venue hire, running costs, hire of artists and a PA system.

£5,000 Arts Council England
1 Feb 2001 Tipton Cyber Cafi Project

A project to contribute towards a pilot project for an information cybercafe that will provide advice on education, careers and training for the benefit of young people living within the Sandwell area. The grant will pay for start up costs, architect fees

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Feb 2001 Wednesbury Sports Union

"A Project To Purchase Training Equipment To Enable The Establishment Of New Football Teams For Young People Based In Wednesbury. The Grant Will Pay For Kit, Training Equipment, Coaching, Hire Of Facilities."

£5,000 Sport England
1 Feb 2001 Manor High School

A project to purchase a range of fitness equipment to enable this school to establish a health and fitness club for both pupils and parents. The grant will pay for rowers, exercise bike, heart rate watch and stair climber/stepper.

£5,000 Sport England
1 Feb 2001 Bangladesh Islamic Association, Smethwick

A project to provide a range of social activities for young people from the Bangladeshi community based in Smethwick. The grant will pay for a range of day trips, weekend and sporting activities, workshops.

£5,000 Sport England