Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2009

61 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
9 Dec 2009 Communities Youth Vision

A project by this youth group based in Oldbury Birmingham to offer sewing workshops to the local African community giving them the skills needed to create their own clothes and find employment.

£9,280 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Swan Village Social Club

A project by this West Bromwich group to expand their community sewing class, utilising the skills of its members to teach other people in the local community. This will require a proper venue in order to meet the increased demand to learn sewing skills a

£2,130 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Eaton Valley Primary School

A project by this school based in West Bromwich, Sandwell to create activities which will promote the school as it had recently moved to a new area. The activities will be held on the school grounds and in a local park. The activities will be available to

£4,975 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2009 Gt Bridge Community Forum

A project by this Sandwell based group to provide out of school activities for school children during the holidays and during term time. The project aims to provide access to activities such as crafts, sports, team events and health talks in a safe and se

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2009 Wednesbury 2000 Ltd

The Impact Youth Theatre project will renovate a hall in a centrally located historical building in Wednesbury. The hall will be used as a theatre space and community hub for local young people. Arts practitioners will involve young people in art, music,

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 St Albans Community Association

A project by this community centre in Smethwick to extend its advice service through purchasing a portable cabin, with disabled access, in order to offer people privacy while gaining advice and support on a wide range of issues.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Sandwell Young Carers

A project by this West Bromwich based charity to allow young carers to gain new skills and share their experiences with the whole community. A series of workshops to explore, record and share experiences through poetry, short stories and songs will be r

£9,854 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 12th Oldbury Guides and Brownies

A project by this Girl Guides' group in Oldbury, West Midlands to carry out a number of activites in celebration of the Girl Guides' centenary year. The activities will include a number of residentials and workshops, the aim of which are to develop life s

£8,800 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 Springfield Primary School

A project by this Rowley Regis, Sandwell based primary school, to allow parents to work alongside their children, to develop new skills and try out new activities. This will be achieved by running a series of after school clubs that will focus on develop

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 St Hilda's Parochial Church Council

A project by this Smethwick, Sandwell group to refurbish the kitchen in the church hall to improve facilities for a variety of community groups.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2009 The Westminster School

A project by this special school in West Bromwich to purchase computer hardware and new interactive technology in order to continue providing interactive ITC equipment for pupils with learning difficulties. Pupils will learn new skills through the use of

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2009 Kinky Hair Media LTD.

The Union Black Film Festival

£3,500 UK Film Council
13 Oct 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

One widow of a Second World War veteran from Birmingham has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in May of next year. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Yemeni Community Association in Sandwell Limited

A project by this Yemeni community association charity, to improve their facilities by replacing the external windows and doors, which are deteriorating. The upgrade will make the building more energy efficient.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 West Bromwich Bangladesh Muslim Welfare Association

A project by this West Bromwich, Birmingham based community group to provide a mother tongue language class teaching the history of Bangladesh and how to write Bengali by using computers, camcorders and making DVDs. The project will also target Bangladesh

£5,470 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Reminisce Entertainments

A project by this community group in Walsall, West Midlands to hold a one-day festival to include a barbeque and bouncy castle. The project will bring the community together and raise awareness of local services.

£9,667 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Centre Spot CIC

This community group will use funding to offer young people in the inner-city of Birmingham the chance to use sports, music and media to help them express themselves, and develop their talent.The project will involve music and media workshops, a variety o

£8,169 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Changing Our Lives Ltd

A project by this Tipton charity which works with people with learning disabilities, to provide support for 12 participants to record their stories of becoming community leaders in a book and short DVD. This will be used as an educational resource at a ro

£8,241 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2009 Rowley Hall Primary School

A project by this primary school in Rowley Regis to provide IT training for parents and activities designed to improve their parenting and life skills. The project will also provide sessions on promoting healthy eating.

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from the West Midlands has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Egypt and Libya in November of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£2,825 Big Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2009 Coneygre Arts Centre

Joined Up Music

£30,000 Arts Council England
9 Sep 2009 Birmingham Popular Music Archive

Birmingham: Music & Identity on Screen

£10,000 UK Film Council
8 Sep 2009 The Black Country GroundworkTrust Ltd

A project by this environmental charity in Tipton to provide organised visits to Saltwells Nature Reserve for pupils and parents from three local primary schools. The workshops will focus on conservation, learning about wildlife, woodland craft and apple

£8,905 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2009 Friends of Sandwell Shopmobility

A project by this West Bromwich based community group to enable disabled older members of the community to participate in community and family life through the provision of mobility equipment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2009 North Smethwick Development Trust

This new project will provide a range of arts based activities aimed at developing the aspirations and abilities of young people throughout the North Smethwick area. The activities will give young people new skills and experience in project management whi

£25,354 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2009 Confederation of Bangladeshi Organisations

This project will establish a women's resource centre for advocacy, capacity building and training in the Sandwell borough of West Bromwich. The project will be based at the group's Bangladeshi community centre, but will be open to all, with a focus on di

£268,859 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2009 Wesley Centre for All Limited

This methodist church in Sandwell will use the award to set up a youth cafe. The cafe will provide an environment for young people to have access to computers, digital cameras and workshops. The workshops will provide young people with new skills in music

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2009 CENTRE SPOT C.I.C

Come and Play

£7,322 Sport England
28 Jul 2009 Stewart Kunaka

Writer in Residence

£7,110 Arts Council England
24 Jul 2009 Alexandra High and Sixth Form Centre

Twelve Second World War veterans from West Bromwich have been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to France in June of this year. Funding has been provided for twleve Second World War veterans, seven spouses and twelve carers.

£13,725 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jul 2009 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Smethwick has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Eygpt in September of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one spouse.

£2,825 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2009 Creative Community

This community group will use funding to organise a series of events that will bring the community together to share their creativity skills. The events will be led by a project worker who will develop a theme for each event and offer their expertise to e

£8,710 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2009 Sandwell Community Information and Participation Service Lim

This project that will be delivered in partnership with three other infrastructure organisations. New services will be developed jointly across all partner organisations, Race Equality Sandwell, Volunteer Centre Sandwell and Sandwell Council of Voluntary

£193,041 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2009 Latimer Hall Limited

A project by this group based in Winson Green, Birmingham to make improvements to a church hall to increase community use.

£9,995 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 Holy Cross Community Centre, Tividale

A project by a Sandwell based community group to provide a variety of training and instruction at the local community centre for people of all ages in order to enhance community relations and develop individual's social and creative abilities.

£9,980 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 Friar Park Millennium Centre

A project by this Wednesbury, Sandwell, group to establish a programme of children's activities within the Friar Park Millennium Centre, whilst encouraging local adults to participate in establishing, and running the project.

£9,994 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 Golden Opportunities

A project by this Tipton, Sandwell group to hold themed community events for the elderly to encourage safety and wellbeing within the community, and reduce isolation amongst this age group.

£5,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
23 Jun 2009 The BCN Society

A project by this Smethwick group to create an electronic archive of its paper based records and photographs, making it accessible to all online and promoting it through an outreach campaign.

£9,985 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
19 May 2009 Jonathan Girling

Research and development - music

£5,000 Arts Council England
11 May 2009 Sport 4 Life UK

A project by this group in Edgbaston, to promote physical exercise and healthy eating lifestyles to disadvantaged children within inner city Birmingham. This will be through sessions using a fun and interactive 'smoothie bike' fitted with a pedal powered

£2,992 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
6 May 2009 Friends of Mousesweet Brook

Friends of Mousesweet Brook ia a voluntary organisation founded in 1993. Their aim is to promote the well being of the local nature reserve. They plan to have an open day with various activities including craft demonstrations, story telling, walks, tree p

£4,961 Big Lottery Fund
6 May 2009 Timbertree Primary School

Timbertree Primary School is aiming to continue the after school gardening and environmental activities club which is run by volunteers. There will be an activity day and picnic fun day open to children and parents from the local community. The activity d

£1,303 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2009 Glebefields Primary School

A project by this Tipton primary school to set up two multi-sports clubs enabling children to experience non-curricular sports including fencing, climbing, tag-rugby and gymnastics.

£3,600 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Sandwell Multi-Faith Network

A project by this Sandwell group to run a series of projects all with the aim of creating opportunities for social interaction and harmony. These include an indoor football tournament, a musical concert, a residential weekend, and training for the managem

£6,613 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Centenary Methodist Denbigh Playscheme

A project by this Tipton, Sandwell, play scheme to provide two educational trips to allow children to explore nature and the environment.

£1,020 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School

A project by this primary school in Oldbury to provide new after school clubs to offer more choices for younger pupils, for example in art or sport.

£4,740 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
27 Apr 2009 Menzies High School

A project by this school based in West Bromwich to provide a range of holiday activities in sport, arts and IT for children from within the local community to encourage participation and raise self esteem and confidence.

£9,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
21 Apr 2009 Jaskirt Kaur Dhaliwal

British Asian musicians

£2,940 Arts Council England
30 Mar 2009 20th Walsall (St Margaret's Great Barr) Scout Group

20th Walsall (St Margaret's Great Barr) Scout Group's 'Great Barr Community Hub' will create an environmentally sustainable building for the residents of Great Barr, West Midlands. The project will provide a venue for residents of all ages to participate

£326,361 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2009 Cora Greenwood

In The House of My Father

£4,377 Arts Council England
11 Mar 2009 BUKA

A project by this karate club based in Smethwick, West Midlands, to provide first aid and child protection training to instructors, and also run a beginners' tournament for members.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
11 Mar 2009 Victoria Park Bowling Club (Tipton)

A project by this bowls club in Tipton to build a rain shelter to protect bowlers from bad weather during games.

£5,250 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Mar 2009 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Oak House Gardens and Barns Restoration Project - Phase 1

£849,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2009 Sandwell Council of Voluntary Organisations

This is a new five year project that aims to improve the sustainability and effectiveness of small VCS groups working at neighbourhood level in Sandwell specifically the areas around grassroots organisations. In particular, the project aims to increase th

£317,097 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2009 Sandwell MBC

Local Awareness Raising and Marketing Campaign

£72,524 Sport England
10 Feb 2009 Blackheath Town Youth Football Club

A project by this football club from Rowley Regis in Sandwell to run weekly training sessions for young people which will be supervised by qualified coaches.

£6,370 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Warley Weightlifting Club

A project by this West Bromwich based group to promote weight lifting and general fitness within the female Asian community in order to allow females more confidence to participate in this usually male dominated environment.

£4,831 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 St. Andrews Karate Club

A project by this group based in Hateley Heath, Sandwell, to establish a karate club to provide coaching to members of the public in Birmingham.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
10 Feb 2009 Cronehills Primary School

A project by this West Bromwich School to provide a series of drama sessions to allow children aged 7-9 years old learn more about their school's history and importance to the community.

£4,980 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme
5 Feb 2009 Walsall MBC

Community Sports Hubs

£200,000 Sport England
19 Jan 2009 Community Action Project

A project by this group in Smethwick, Birmingham, to promote health and wellbeing through the provision of exercise activities and healthy eating workshops for members of the local community.

£10,000 Awards For All (England) Joint Scheme