Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2010

61 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
21 Dec 2010 Adrian Johnson

Soho House Museum, Handsworth. Artist in residence

£6,000 Arts Council England
17 Dec 2010 Activities 4 You

This is a project by a community group in Oldbury, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide a programme of sports and fitness activities for young people, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds or who experience health issues.

£7,521 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Lightwoods Primary School

This is a project by a school in Sandwell, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to create a community room and drop-in service at the school grounds and run a range of family learning activities for parents and the local community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Bearwood Allotments Association

This is a project by a community group in Sandwell. The group will use the funding to provide security fencing around the allotment area to provide a safe and secure area and will help encourage new users.

£4,940 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 APF Leisure C.I.C.

This community group in West Bromwich, Sandwell, will install a climbing wall and family recreation area within their children's play area. This will provide an improved recreational facility for local people, encouraging more parents and their children t

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Golden Opportunities

This is a project by a community group in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to run a series of consultation and awareness events for older people on a range of subjects including health and fitness, anti-social behaviour, recycling and

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Resurrection Power and Living Bread Ministries Birmingham

This Ladywood group will run a series of training courses for unemployed members of the community. This will enable beneficiaries to learn new skills that will increase their opportunities of employment.

£8,450 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Ideal for All Limited

This Oldbury charity will purchase a new Braille machine for its media department. This will broaden the range of size and prints that the charity offers to other local charities, voluntary, community and public groups.

£2,645 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2010 Tividale Hall Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Sandwell, West Midlands. The school will use the funding to improve access to their forest area and enable children to lead supported outdoor sessions. This will improve all year round access to the forest for th

£4,900 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2010 Drama AND SOME

Black Country Blues

£2,700 Arts Council England
4 Nov 2010 Alpha Divers

Alpha Divers

£9,990 Sport England
2 Nov 2010 Bustleholme Football Club

This is a project by a community organisation in West Bromwich. The group will use the funding to develop a football club that will encourage increased participation from the local community, particularly women and disabled people. This will encourage mem

£6,616 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Sandwell ADHD Support Group

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Smethwick, Birmingham. The group will use the funding to deliver a seminar to raise awareness of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. This will offer advice and support for families coping with ADHD

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Shireland Collegiate Academy

This is a project by an academy in Smethwick, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to purchase electronic dance mat equipment so that young people, their families and staff can participate in dance based activities. This will improve the health a

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Nov 2010 Young Sparks Children's Centre

This is a project by a community group in West Bromwich, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to provide creative education sessions for local children, many of whom are from disadvantaged backgrounds. This will improve the communication and life skil

£9,984 Big Lottery Fund
26 Oct 2010 Oldbury Swimming and Triathlon Club

Talent Development

£9,761 Sport England
21 Oct 2010 Haden Hill Badminton Club

Haden Hill Badminton Development

£4,000 Sport England
12 Oct 2010 Bangladesh Islamic Association, Smethwick

This project supports disadvantaged and isolated women, in particular those of Bangladeshi and Asian backgrounds. It aims to enhance their quality of life by enabling them to become fully active in society by increasing their knowledge of and access to he

£262,921 Big Lottery Fund
11 Oct 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Wednesbury has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to the USA in October 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2010 The RSA Academy

This is a project by a school in Tipton, Dudley. The school will use the funding to run various taster sessions in activities such as photography and jewellery making for the community. This will allow people to experience new activities and will encourag

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 The Friends of Wednesbury Museum & Art Gallery

This is a project by a community organisation in Wednesbury, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to organise a series of events and activities for members of the local community. This will promote community cohesion within the area and encourage

£5,610 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 The Hadley Stadium Indoor Bowling League

This is a project by a community group based in Hadley, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to replace a range of bowling equipment to encourage older people to take part in this physical activity.

£9,888 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2010 Central Africa Refugee Link West Midlands

This group will use funding to provide general support and guidance to aid individuals from a range of cultural backgrounds. This will give the beneficiaries more opportunities and skills to become more integrated into the local community and to become fu

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from West Midlands has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Duxford RAF Museum in July of this year. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£225 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2010 Friends of Calthorpe Haven

This is a project by a voluntary group in Sandwell, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to install some seating in Calthorpe Haven, a local community space that is not currently very widely used and a fun community event will be delivered at th

£900 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Smethwick Mini-Muslims Club

A project by this group based in Smethwick, West Midlands to deliver a programme of physical exercise and healthy eating to improve the fitness and wellbeing of local young people. The project will provide workshops with nutritional experts, as well as a

£5,710 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Causeway Green Primary School

This school will use funding to create a new allotment space on land that is currently unused. The project will improve the school grounds, encouraging pupils and parents to access and learn about their outdoor environment.

£3,751 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Spot On

A project by this group based in Smethwick, Sandwell to encourage volunteering and community recycling by running a programme of educational workshops, creating a mural and distributing newsletters. The group will encourage young people, particularly thos

£9,288 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2010 Victoria Infant School

A project by this school in Tipton, West Midlands to boost community cohesion at the school by starting an after-school Bhangra dance club. The project will educate children about cultures and traditions of different backgrounds.

£2,559 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jun 2010 Devonshire Infant School

Carl Palmer Drumming Club

£6,105 Arts Council England
14 Jun 2010 George Salter Collegiate Academy

George Salter Netball & Tennis Courts Refurbishment

£199,561 Sport England
10 Jun 2010 Sandwell Youth Music and Arts Service

Shake, Rattle and Roll

£18,310 Arts Council England
27 May 2010 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A Second World War veteran from Birmingham has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Malta in May 2010. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2010 Father Hudson's Society

This development of an existing project will offer practical support to marginalised and disadvantaged female members of the community in Smethwick, Sandwell, including BME, migrant and refugee residents. Support will be available in the form of food, clo

£199,773 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Centrion

A project by this group based in Sandwell, West Midlands to provide employability training to local people who are currently experiencing difficulties entering employment. The project will provide a series of workshops designed to develop work related ski

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Wodensborough Pupil Referral Unit

A project by this group based in Wednesbury, Sandwell to celebrate community identity and diversity by running a series of art workshops. The project will enable young people who have been excluded from mainstream education to work with the wider communit

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Residential Asian Shelter & Training Association

A project by this group based in Oldbury, West Midlands to run a series of workshops to improve the employment opportunities of women from ethnic minority backgrounds who have experienced, or are at risk of domestic violence. The project will develop the

£8,855 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

A project by this school based in Rugely, West Midlands to provide an after school sports club. The project will provide a range of sports and fitness equipment as well as training courses allowing older children to take an active part in leading the club

£9,614 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Action for Alcohol Problems

A project by this South Asian group in Walsall, West Midlands to address alcohol misuse by using a talent show and the production of a music and video production to promote positive attitudes towards responsible alcohol use. The project will lead to bette

£9,388 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Centrepoint Christian Church

A project by this group based in Sandwell, West Midlands to hold a series of community events aimed at improving relations between different faiths, communities and age groups. The group will hold a series of activities aimed at bringing the community tog

£9,465 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2010 Sandwell Asian Development Association

Postive impact from amateur boxing

£7,600 Sport England
16 Mar 2010 Accord Housing Group

People Project 2010

£8,000 Arts Council England
16 Mar 2010 Community Action Project

CAP Arts Development in Smethwick

£29,372 Arts Council England
16 Mar 2010 Black Country Touring

Sustaining our work

£34,426 Arts Council England
16 Mar 2010 Murray Hall Community Trust

This new project aims to improve the mental health and well being of BME young people aged 11-25 within the Sandwell borough by creating a sustainable, art-based therapeutic programme. The objective will be to reduce the stigma attached to mental health a

£263,550 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2010 Generation England Community Interest Company

This new project will provide workshops for young people aged 8-19, particularly targeting hard to reach BME and newly emerging communities, in the most disadvantaged areas of Birmingham and Sandwell. The project will use the theme of `innovations' as a b

£151,602 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Beeches Road Forum for Children (BRFFC)

A project by this Sandwell based group to run arts workshops to build children's emotional resilience and wellbeing during periods of moderate personal distress. They will gain self esteem, confidence, academic attainment, coping mechanisms and positive

£9,500 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation

A project by this group based in West Bromwich, Sandwell to establish a healthy lifestyles club for members of the African and Caribbean community who are living with mental health issues. The project will consist of sessions on the benefits of healthy ea

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Midlands Community Venture

A project by this group in Langley, Sandwell to provide a programme of Community Enterprise Skills Training for young men from Black Ethnic Minority communities to prepare them to take up current and future roles in the local economy. The training will fo

£7,150 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Sandwell Cardiac Club

A project by this group in Great Barr, Birmingham to purchase defibrillators and provide information packs for heart patients and their families in the Sandwell area. The group will also hold monthly support meetings at which a cardiac nurse will able to

£6,433 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Masjid & Madrasah Faiz Ul Quran

A project by this group in Winson Green, Birmingham to deliver training to young people in computer skills, study support and job application and interview techniques in order to help them find employmen. They will also be taught about nutrition, healthy

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Sandwell Leisure Trust

A project by this Tipton, West Midlands group to improve the health and safety of the Harry Mitchell Leisure Centre by replacing the spectator seating and providing a club meeting room and storage for sports activities and local community groups incuding

£9,948 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 The Wheely Good Sports Club

A project by a sports club based in Wednesbury, Sandwell to run afterschool sports for children of differing abilities. This will help reduce the isolation of children with disabilities and provide an opportunity for them to interact with their peers and

£8,561 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 Mesty Croft Primary School

This school based in Sandwell will use an award to start up an after school film club. The project will enable the children to learn new skills such as script writing and editing.

£5,200 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2010 St Hubert's Catholic Primary School

A project by this Oldbury, Birmingham based primary school to improve community access to the parish hall, which is owned by the school. They will refurbish and equip a new kitchen, improve acoustics and energy efficiency for older and hard of hearing pe

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jan 2010 Warley Woods Community Trust

Warley Woods Golf Development

£5,360 Sport England
21 Jan 2010 Community Connect Foundation

This project will improve the capacity of the Bangladeshi community in Smethwick by providing learning and volunteering opportunities, together with proactive support for people to access services and improve integration. The project offers personal devel

£489,616 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2010 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

New Ways of Collecting

£45,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Jan 2010 Linden Netball Club

Linden Netball Club Development project

£10,000 Sport England
13 Jan 2010 George Betts Primary School

A project by this school based in Sandwell to equip a commuinity room with ICT equipment and to provide sessional staff to run workshops with members of the local community. The project will help people into work or encourage them to volunteer within the

£8,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2010 Lozells Community Initiative

A project by this Lozells based group to allow people to learn new skills and become more active citizens. They will run a volunteering programme to encourage people to make a positive contribution to the community by giving advice on local issues, servic

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund