Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2011

82 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2011 Bangladeshi Islamic Association Smethwick

Educating Sita From Sylhet to Sandwell

£26,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 YMCA Black Country Group

This is a project by a charity in West Bromwich, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver music workshops for young people so they can learn to express themselves through music.

£9,945 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Cape Community Care Day Centre

This is a project by a charity in Smethwick, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to install new, energy efficient central heating in their newly converted day centre for older people.

£4,773 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Chorley Family Playgroup

This is a project by a community organisation in Stottesdon, Shropshire. The group will use the funding to purchase play equipment to develop their outdoor area for children. This will provide facilities for the beneficiaries to develop their learning.

£9,753 Big Lottery Fund
19 Dec 2011 Blackheath Primary School

This is a project by a school in Rowley Regis, West Midlands. The school will use the funding to provide literacy skills workshops using drama and media to parents and children. This will increase the beneficiaries reading, writing and communication skill

£7,170 Big Lottery Fund
13 Dec 2011 Rowley Hall Primary School

The aim of this new project is to enable the people of Rowley Regis in the Sandwell area to participate in the development and running of an urban community allotment and tranquil garden. The project will encourage intergenerational collaboration as well

£9,421 Big Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2011 Holly Lodge Mills Badminton Club

Holly Lodge Mills Community Badminton Project

£5,713 Sport England
6 Dec 2011 The RSPB

Breathing New Life into Sandwell Valley

£630,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Temple Meadow Primary School

This is a project by a school in Cradley Heath, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to develop an outdoor area of their school into a sensory learning environment for children. This will create a new outdoor environment which the children can ac

£7,350 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Tividale Hall Primary School PTA

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Tividale, Oldbury. The group will use the funding to a series of creative extracurricular events for young people in the community that will explore and promote literacy, numeracy and educational attainment

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 Spot On

This is a project by a community organisation in Sandwell. The group will use the funding to deliver a range of activities to young people that will develop social and language skills, and will promote an active imagination and self initiative.

£9,884 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2011 St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

This is a project by a school in West Bromwich. The school will use the funding to hold a 50th anniversary celebration to highlight the role of the school within the community. An element of this project will include the refurbishment a room to be used by

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

The widow of a Second World War veteran from West Bromwich has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Hong Kong in September 2012. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran and one carer.

£3,700 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2011 Dorcas Housing & CSA

Black in Progress The Xperience

£5,000 Arts Council England
24 Oct 2011 Afghan Society in the West Midlands

This is a project by a community organisation in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to deliver supplementary education support to young people in the area, and to provide literacy support for adults teaching both Afghan and English language. This

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Rejuvenate Worldwide

This is a project by a charity in Aston, Birmingham. The group will use the funding to run a series of activities for young people, including an accredited community enterprise programme, volunteering opportunities and personal development training. This

£7,662 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Lodge Primary School

This is a project by a school in West Bromwich. The school will use the funding to construct a playground within the school grounds as there are currently no facilities for pupils to use. This will provide access to a new facility that will be made availa

£9,495 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 St Albans Community Association

This is a project by a charity in Smethwick, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to purchase kitchen equipment to provide new training opportunities for young and older people with learning difficulties. This will increase the group's capacity to off

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Sandwell Academy

This is a project by a school in Sandwell, West Midlands. The school will use the funding to run a community engagement scheme for young people. This will enable beneficiaries to gain leadership, team work, communication, negotiation, planning, organisati

£9,480 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Deaf World

This is a project by a charity in Sandwell, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide a vehicle education programme for young people who are deaf. This will increase the beneficiaries' skills and knowledge of safe driving, as well as buildi

£1,818 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Yemeni Community Association in Sandwell Limited

This is a project by a charity in West Bromwich. The group will use the funding to deliver job search training and guidance with individual support to women and Arab speaking communities. This will enable participants to develop skills in CV writing, inte

£9,616 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2011 Gt Bridge Community Forum

This is a project by a charity in West Bromwich, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver exercise and support sessions for members of the community. This will encourage people to adopt healthier lifestyles which will lead to improved leve

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Oct 2011 Victim Support

This continuation and development project for Victim Support will address the harmful effects of anti-social behaviour on victims in Birmingham. The holistic approach will tackle mental health related issues or factors such as language barriers which can

£484,195 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2011 Confederation of Bangladeshi Organisations

Sporting Sisters

£9,887 Sport England
17 Oct 2011 Wood Green High Table Tennis Club

Able to PING

£7,884 Sport England
14 Oct 2011 Ormiston Academies Trust

"Cricket, Rugby and Mini Soccer"

£50,000 Sport England
3 Oct 2011 Sandwell Arts Trust

The Public Arts Programme (Oct 2011 - Mar 2012)

£100,000 Arts Council England
26 Sep 2011 Friar Park Millennium Centre

Making the Past Work Today

£49,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Sep 2011 Ethio-Birmingham

Promoting Inclusion through football

£5,300 Sport England
20 Sep 2011 Nehemiah United Churches Housing Association

This new project will help residents from five sheltered housing complexes in the West Midlands access facilities that will improve their physical and mental health and increase their independence. In-house exercise classes, designed for older people and

£136,324 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2011 Sandwell Women's Aid

This is a continuation of the rape and sexual violence support service for Sandwell and Dudley provided by Sandwell Women's Aid. The project will give emotional, therapeutic, legal and practical support to all survivors of childhood sexual abuse, rape and

£349,185 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2011 Heroes Return Award to an individual

A widow of a Second World War veteran from West Bromwich has been awarded a grant towards travel costs for a commemorative visit to Italy in October 2011. Funding has been provided for one widow of a Second World War veteran and one carer.

£1,425 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Helping Hands Accommodation Limited

This is a project by a community group in Northampton. The group will use funding to establish a resource centre providing information on essential issues including education, housing, employment, enterprise, health and integration for young people who wi

£9,600 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Brandhall Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Oldbury, Sandwell. The school will use the funding to create a sensory garden and natural environment to provide out of school hours gardening activities for pupils, families and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School College of Performing A

This is a project by a school in Wednesbury. The school will use the funding to run a five day media and music course for up to 60 disaffected young people. This project aims to engage and empower young people by providing access to new skills and the cha

£8,825 Big Lottery Fund
12 Sep 2011 Confederation of Bangladeshi Organisations

This is a project by a charity in West Bromwich, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to run a gym and recreational club for Muslim women. This will enable beneficiaries to access culturally sensitive community services, where they can socialise and c

£9,850 Big Lottery Fund
1 Sep 2011 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 Crete in May 2011. Funding has been provided for one Second World War veteran.

£150 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2011 Centre Spot CIC

Out of Africa

£49,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2011 Changing Our Lives

Lost and Found - the hidden voices of people with learning disabilities and mental health needs

£49,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2011 North Smethwick Development Trust

Our Smethwick

£24,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2011 George Brades FC

George Brades FC Reserves

£5,077 Sport England
10 Aug 2011 Roz Goddard

Time to Write - 2nd Full Collection of poetry

£4,800 Arts Council England
20 Jul 2011 Warley Wasps

Midland Youth Water Polo League 2011

£1,889 Sport England
12 Jul 2011 Warley Woods Community Trust

Warley Woods Past Present and Future

£27,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 The Friendship Club

This is a project by a community group in Sandwell. The group will use the funding to provide a support network for carers of and people living with dementia. This will reduce isolation for beneficiaries enabling them to interact with their peers.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Friends of Brunswick Park

This is a project by a community group in Wednesbury, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to put on a free fun day for the local community in this area of deprivation. This will enable all members of the community to come together and strengthen

£3,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Rowley Hall Parents Association

This is a project by a community group in Rowley Regis, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to deliver health, IT and personal development learning sessions for families. This will enable participants to learn new skills leading to greater opportunit

£7,956 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Glebefields Primary School

This is a project by a primary school in Tipton, Sandwell. The school will use the funding to run a carnival day, with arts workshops, for pupils, their families and the wider community. This will bring people of different ages and backgrounds together

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Hidden Talents Partnership

This is a project by a charity in West Bromwich, Birmingham. The group will use the funding to train unemployed young adults in employment skills to be used in the Community and Voluntary Sector.

£9,938 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jul 2011 Sahara Group

This is a project by a community group in Wednesbury, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to deliver social, health and physical activity workshops for Bangladeshi women who wish to have a greater involvement in the community. This will enable the wo

£9,300 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jul 2011 Cora Greenwood

Need

£5,251 Arts Council England
30 Jun 2011 The Meadows Sports College

The project will provide sport and fun activities for children who have learning difficulties, disabilities and children who need palliative medical care. It will operate at a number of venues and special schools, making use of specialist facilities avail

£24,563 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2011 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Lightwoods Park

£3,846,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Sandwell Athletic Community Scheme

This community organisation in Smethwick, West Midlands will use funding to provide sporting and fitness activities and museum trips for local young people lacking in social skills. This will enable the young people to raise awareness of their life issues

£8,500 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 The Cape Parents As Teachers Project

This group in Smethwick, Birmingham, will use funding to purchase equipment and deliver exercise and play activity sessions for disadvantaged children who attend the school or live in the local area. This will encourage children taking part to become heal

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Rise 2 The Top

This community organisation in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, will use funding to run a series of workshops regarding PR, marketing, money management and business techniques aimed at young local males that are ex-offenders, NEET, unskilled and/or earl

£9,125 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 Devonshire Junior School

This school in Sandwell will use funding to install canopies in their playground to provide much needed shade from the sun and shelter from the weather. This will improve this community-accessed environment by enabling the children and other users of the

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Jun 2011 St Matthews Moms and Tots

This voluntary organisation in Tipton, West Midlands, will use funding to equip and develop its play group resources and activities to meet the needs of its users. This will build capacity for the group and improve the way in which it meets the needs of i

£3,594 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2011 Sandwell Deaf Community Association

This project will recruit, train and develop new volunteers to help deaf people in Sandwell, who may be lonely and isolated, to become more involved in the community.Tailored support will include taking people to appointments, help with shopping and daily

£89,238 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Al-Nisaa

This is a project by a community group in Sandwell. The group will use the funding to run a series of health, arts, crafts and skill development activities to bring together isolated women from different cultural backgrounds to learn new skills and social

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Personal Care Training Association

This is a project by a community group in Birmingham serving beneficiaries in Birmingham, Walsall, Sandwell, Dudley and Solihull. The group will use the funding to run training workshops in beauty care management, consumer and business skills and provide

£8,379 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2011 Brickhouse Primary School

This is a project by a school in Rowley Regis, West Midlands. The school will use the funding to develop an unused piece of land into a community landscape for all residents of the community to enjoy.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 St Michael's Church of England High School

This school in Sandwell, Birmingham, will use funding to provide a four-day music club for children of all ages during and after school hours. This will develop the creative skills of the beneficiaries.

£9,917 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 North Smethwick Development Trust

This community group based in Smethwick will use funding to run a programme of education sessions for children after school hours. This will provide them with detailed information about healthy food, the damage unhealthy food can cause and how to reduce t

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 West Bromwich Bangladeshi Youth Forum (WBBYF)

This community group in Sandwell will use funding to develop the capacity of the organisation. This will enable them to increase the effectiveness of the group and an improved service to its service users.

£9,100 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 The Dartmouth Centre

This community organisation in Sandwell will use funding to establish a community research facility for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds of Pakistani origin. This will allow the beneficiaries to access support to enable development of skills th

£9,516 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 The Albion Foundation

This charity in West Bromwich will use funding to run a reporter . This will broaden the beneficiaries' experiences and encourage them to engage with the community.

£9,866 Big Lottery Fund
5 Apr 2011 Christ Church CofE (VA) Primary School

This school in Oldbury, West Midlands, will use the funding to establish a lads and dads after school reading club for the pupils. This will encourage male parents and carers to engage their young male children with reading, improving the skills and broad

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Mar 2011 St James C of E Church Parish of Round Greens

The money will support a range of community involvement activities to better prepare this Big Local Trust neighbourhood for when the Trust becomes operational.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2011 Smethwick Youth and Community Centre Limited

This charity in West Midlands will create a rooftop garden space with greenhouses and an apiary. This will provide local people with the opportunity to access nature and wildlife and to grow natural produce.

£9,987 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2011 Cradley Heath (Four Ways) Baptist Church

Cradley Heath (Four Ways) Baptist Church

£112,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2011 Sandwell Arts Trust

The Public Arts Programme (April - September 2011)

£100,000 Arts Council England
8 Mar 2011 Rowley Hall Primary School

This project by a school in Rowley Regis, West Midlands will use funding to refurbish a public open access woodland site, including adventure equipment, information points and picnic facilities, and planting, and also deliver organised activities and sess

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 Friends United Learning Together (FULT)

This is a project by a community group in Smethwick, Sandwell. The group will use the funding to run IT-based arts and crafts workshops for older people who experience isolation. This will provide activities that will enable participants to learn new skil

£7,980 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 The African French Speakers Community Birmingham

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in West Bromwich, Birmingham. The group will use the funding to offer activities and support to people from the French speaking African community, tackling issues surrounding isolation and language difficulti

£9,362 Big Lottery Fund
1 Mar 2011 East African Women's Actions

This is a project by a community group in Sandwell, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to run a series of fitness and health activities for African women, who are often isolated within the community. This will give beneficiaries the opportunity

£4,850 Big Lottery Fund
15 Feb 2011 Multistory

Black Country Stories

£49,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
31 Jan 2011 United Kingdom Aikikai

Procurement of Mats for National Courses and Start-up Dojos

£10,000 Sport England
25 Jan 2011 Appa

This is a project by a community group in West Bromwich, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops and training sessions for isolated women in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 Home-Start Winson Green, Handsworth and Sandwell Areas

This is a project by a community group based in Birmingham. The group will use the funding to run a series of confidence building workshops for new parents. This will provide participants with access to new skills involved in parenting as well as building

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Jan 2011 King's Community Church Project

This is a project by a community group in Oldbury, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to run a creative arts programme engaging disadvantaged young people to develop key communication, organisation and teamwork skills. This will provide new opp

£5,386 Big Lottery Fund
18 Jan 2011 Sandwell Leisure Trust

Sandwell Active Women

£85,915 Sport England