Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2007

78 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
18 Dec 2007 St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School

This project will develop extra-curricular activities for primary school pupils in Oldbury.

£4,880 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Dec 2007 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council's play portfolio will provide free play opportunities for all children in Sandwell, raise the importance of play and improve quality and quantity of play provision. The portfolio will benefit 63,140 children and the w

£881,728 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2007 Rights & Equality Sandwell

The aim of this research is to generate a more comprehensive understanding of the dynamics concerning the attainment and experience of young black people in schools. It also aims at contributing to the development of good practice and innovation for suppo

£193,273 Community Fund
20 Nov 2007 Millennium Beat

This classical Asian music group will hold a ten year anniversary celebration, which will involve the whole community and offer subsequent music workshops.

£6,914 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Nov 2007 Friends of Haden Hill Estate

This project will hold a series of events and workshops for adults and children.

£5,140 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Nov 2007 Bangladesh Islamic Association, Smethwick

A project by this group in Smethwick, West Midlands to set up a community ICT Access Point to provide computer training for the local BME community to improve employment opportunities.

£9,785 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Nov 2007 Ideal for All Limited

A project by this community group organise a big night out to bring together people who face barriers to participation, specifically disabled people, carers and the communities they are a part of.

£8,745 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Nov 2007 Glebefields Primary School

A project by this school in Tipton in Sandwell to provide skipping and dance activities after school and in the evenings for children and adults.

£4,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Nov 2007 The Lighthouse Project (Halesowen)

Four centres based across the boroughs of Dudley and Sandwell will provide activities and will develop individually in response to the requests and needs of that area. The support provided is tailored to the needs of individuals and provides them with adv

£336,062 Community Fund
1 Nov 2007 Devonshire Infant School

Music Makers

£11,014 Arts Council England
23 Oct 2007 Breathe

Encounters Pilot Week

£4,975 Arts Council England
23 Oct 2007 Greets Green Community Enterprises Ltd

A project to provide a computer and digital support drop in service by this charity in West Bromwich.

£5,752 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Oct 2007 Ideal For All Ltd

Night and Day

£4,900 Arts Council England
9 Oct 2007 Stephen Whitehead

Research for Wo Ist Mein Zeltbahn

£5,000 Arts Council England
18 Sep 2007 Black Country Touring

A project in Oldbury to provide event management training to people who are deaf and people who are disabled. Social events based around dance and theatre productions will also be arranged.

£9,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Sep 2007 5K Foundation Limited

A project to enable young people from the Punjabi Sikh Community in Smethwick, Sandwell, to create and tour a mobile exhibit on their heritage and cultural past.

£9,820 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Sep 2007 Yew Tree & Tame Bridge Estates Residents Group

A project that will enable this resident's group based in Sandwell to involve local residents in a 'Yester Year' project to celebrate the sixty year history of the community.

£9,664 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Sep 2007 Colony

Colony - Zoo Art Fair

£4,950 Arts Council England
22 Aug 2007 St Bernard's Social Club

This group in Birmingham will refurbish a community building and create an outdoor play area.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Aug 2007 Handsworth Photographic Society

A project to modernise photography techniques through purchasing digital computer and projection equipment by this group in Birmingham.

£6,241 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Aug 2007 NACRO

This project engages young people in positive activities to improve self-esteem and empower them to make decisions about their future. Activities will include cooking workshops, sponsored walks, smoking cessation sessions, and sports such as swimming and

£249,739 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2007 Swan Village Social Club

A project to open a community garden with disabled access and to set up a flower arranging and craft group by this village social club in West Bromwich.

£3,850 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
24 Jul 2007 Friends of Brunswick Park

This group in Wednesbury will provide a day of free musical entertainment to celebrate the first anniversary of the re-opening of a community bandstand.

£4,046 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
18 Jul 2007 The Smethwick Heritage Centre Trust,

The Smethwick Heritage Centre Audience Development Project

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Jul 2007 Sure Start Friar Park, Mesty Croft & Woods

This new project based in Wednesbury, West Midlands, is an inter-generational project helping improve the diet of young children, adults, teenage parents and older people. It will deliver an innovative package of healthy eating activities, including assis

£94,891 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2007 Langley Local History Society

A project by this group in Oldbury, Sandwell, to publish a book commemorating the local men who died in World War One.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jul 2007 Wood Green United

A project by this group in Wednesbury, Sandwell, to provide football coaching to the under 14 and under 16 young people and train some of them to become qualified coaches.

£6,721 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jul 2007 Manor No.2 Darby & Joan Club

A project to take a day trip and produce some promotional merchandise by this local community group in Wednesbury.

£1,916 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Jul 2007 Volunteer Reading Help Black Country

A project to provide training and voluntary work placements for local people by this group in Sandwell.

£9,484 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Jul 2007 Murray Hall Community Trust

Developing Stories about and for End of Life

£25,550 Arts Council England
27 Jun 2007 Rose Gordon

Lift

£4,383 Arts Council England
20 Jun 2007 Edward Street Youth Forum

A project by this group in West Bromwich, Sandwell to provide DJ music workshops for the young people in the community. This will culminate in a show case event.

£8,033 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Jun 2007 Centenary Methodist Denbigh Playscheme

This group in Sandwell will provide trips and activities for children during the school holidays.

£1,128 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Jun 2007 Beech Road Silver Jubilee

A project to improve facilities at this older person's club based in Wednesbury.

£9,937 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
20 Jun 2007 Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation

This new project based in West Bromwich, is to introduce African, Caribbean and Black Dual Heritage adults (aged 18 years and over) with mental health concerns to a therapeutic approach to their recovery. The approach will include increased physical activ

£118,305 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 Friends of Mousesweet Brook

This group will enhance the Mousesweet Brook by planting trees and wildflowers and introducing aquatic plants to new ponds. Locals will carry out all work under the instruction of BTCV.

£6,741 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 The Black Country GroundworkTrust Ltd

This trust will engage young people, parents and carers in a number of activities including workshops and portfolio building schemes to record activities on the site including guided walks, wildlife appreciation, outdoor games, wetland and meadow enhancem

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 The Friends Of Sot's Hole

The Friends of Sot's Hole is a voluntary group established in 2005 to promote the use of Sot's Hole nature reserve to the local community. The project will fabricate and install the entrance way and way markers throughout the reserve, remove sycamore tree

£8,854 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 Timbertree Primary School

This project will create a nature garden by developing part of the school field, which has become overgrown and inaccessible. This will include clearing overgrowth and debris, creating a bog area and mini-woodland, a wildlife area with fencing, a sculptur

£9,690 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2007 Friends of Gorse Farm Wood

This project aims to make a number of improvements to the nature reserve at Gore Farm Wood, including a decorative entrance feature, a heathland restoration scheme, the eradication of invasive plants, wildflower planting, wildlife surveys and woodland man

£9,566 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2007 Residential Asian Shelter & Training Association

This group in Oldbury will to start the initial planning stage for a refuge for Asian women and their children escaping domestic violence. The project will entail a one day conference which will highlight the scheme to professionals in related fields and

£6,870 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2007 St Hubert's Catholic Primary School

A project by this group in Oldbury, West Midlands to celebrate the 70th birthday of their school by holding various activities including creating a Sonic Postcard, community sports day and to design a mosaic as a memorial depicting the multicultural socie

£8,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2007 Hill Top Wesley Community Association

A project to replace the floors of three community rooms to enable their use for local activities from this community association in West Bromwich Sandwell.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2007 Holly Lodge High School

This secondary school in Sandwell will provide workshops for children and community groups on traditional Indian art and the environment.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
16 May 2007 Poplar Anderson Drayton Rd Residents Association

A project by this community group in Smethwick, West Midlands to hold a Street Festival in order to promote cohesion.

£1,940 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
26 Apr 2007 Breathe

To(o) Long ? - East to Edinburgh

£13,500 Arts Council England
25 Apr 2007 Christine Charles

Isogloss Musikulture

£3,000 Arts Council England
24 Apr 2007 Black Country Consortium Limited

CSCS CIF Phase 4 (part 1) - Black Country

£51,698 Sport England
24 Apr 2007 Black Country Consortium Limited

CSCS CIF Phase 4 (Part 2) - Black Country

£60,828 Sport England
13 Apr 2007 Brandhall Labour Angling Club

A project to enable this angling club based in Sandwell to provide opportunities for more members to access fishing activities.

£1,775 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
4 Apr 2007 Will Buckingham

Research for A Lament For Ivan Kotzev

£3,030 Arts Council England
23 Mar 2007 Friar Park Allotments Association

This group maintains the allotment gardens in Friar Park. The project is for local primary school and nursery children to participate in artist-led sessions to make sculptures on the theme of gardening and growing, which will be used to decorate the allot

£6,100 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 Mar 2007 Mentoring for Educational Achievement

Sandwell youngsters who are permanently or temporarily excluded from school will receive basic skills lessons, including in maths and English, and take part in individual and group work to address the causes of their absence from school.

£95,381 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2007 Positive Deaf Health Group

A project by this community group in West Bromwich, to run a series of talks and activities surrounding health related issues affecting deaf people in Sandwell. The aim of the project is to raise a better awareness and understanding amongst health profess

£5,640 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Mar 2007 Brandhall Primary School After School Club

A project to redevelop an outdoor area to include quiet and sensory areas at this school in Oldbury, Sandwell.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Mar 2007 Bloomfield Over 50's Club

A project to provide coach trips to places of historical interests by this older persons group in Tipton, Sandwell.

£1,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
17 Mar 2007 George Betts Primary School

A project to start a new breakfast club to provide extra-curricular arts activities for children at this school in Smethwick.

£8,652 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
14 Mar 2007 Colony

Colony programme 2

£29,376 Arts Council England
7 Mar 2007 Sandwell Volunteer Bureau

Sandwell Volunteer Bureau

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2007 The Dorothy Parkes Centre

A project to install blinds and sound deadening panels at this community centre in Smethwick, West Midlands.

£8,644 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2007 Tibbington Racing Pigeon Club

Tibbington Racing Pigeon Club will use an award to purchase essential computerised equipment to encourage and offer free membership. The group aims to attract junior members with the modernised system and by working along side the elder members ensure the

£8,488 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2007 Newtown Primary School

An award will fund a project to run a weekly after school creative fashion project for children at this school in West Bromwich, Sandwell. The funding will pay for designer, workshop sessions, theatre perfomance and materials.

£4,994 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2007 Stage 2 Youth Theatre

The award will fund the design and print of hand books for members of this youth theatre group in Birmingham. The grant will pay for materials design and printing.

£5,050 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2007 Young at Heart Retired Members Club

The award will enable retired members of the group to organise a 5 day festive trip for its elderly members. The grant will pay for accommodation, and transport costs.

£8,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Feb 2007 The Orchard Centre (Londonderry)

The award is for a project to refurbish the centre to meet health and safety regulations and to encourage new members. The grant will contribute towards the replacement of fire doors, furniture and decoration.

£9,355 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
13 Feb 2007 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

The Oak House, Gardens and Barns Restoration Project

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2007 Bangladesh Islamic Association, Smethwick

Hard-to-reach members of the community will be volunteer mentors for students at an adult education centre. Volunteers will develop training and skills while students will be helped to attain higher levels of learning.

£386,614 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jan 2007 Sandwell Third Age Arts

STAAs Spring Celebrations

£4,796 Arts Council England
23 Jan 2007 Bearwood Allotments Association

A Project To Resurface The Paths Around This Allotment Site In Smethwick, Sandwell.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jan 2007 St Albans Community Association

A Project To Extend The Provision Of Catering Facilities At This Community Centre In Smethwick, Sandwell.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jan 2007 4th Darlaston Scout Group

A Project To Purchase New Camping Equipment And Landscape The Outdoor Area By This Scout Group In Darlaston, Walsall.

£8,530 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jan 2007 Moorcroft Raiders Football Club

A project to provide training for the management team to improve their coaching skills, and nutrition and dietary staff to young members of this football club in Tipton, West Midlands.

£1,476 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Langley Primary School

The Project Is To Set Up And Run Three After School Clubs To Teach South Asian Dance, Indian Drumming And South Asian Visual Arts. The Project Will Enable The School To Encourage The 30% Of Its Children With South Asian Heritage To Learn About Their Cultu

£9,800 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Warley Gateway Club

A Project By This Group In Warley, West Midlands To Take Their Members On Outdoor Trips For Social Activities.

£2,124 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Rowley Hall Primary School

A Project By This School In Rowley Regis, Sandwell, To Provide A Healthy Eating And Exercise Project For Children And Their Parents.

£9,760 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Options for Life

A project to enable people in the local commuinity to grow a variety of plants, flowers, fruit and vegetables by this community group in Sandwell.

£2,230 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 Yemeni Community Association in Sandwell Limited

A Project To Improve Disabled Access To This Group'S Centre In West Bromwich.

£9,965 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
22 Jan 2007 George Salter Collegiate College. Alias - George Salter Acad

A project to extend extra curicular learning activities for Polish students by this high school in West Bromwich, Sandwell.

£9,970 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme