Lottery grants awarded to Sandwell, West Midlands in 2015

98 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 2015 SWEDA

The group will use the funding to provide a programme of training in IT and financial planning. This will promote digital and financial inclusion, increasing beneficiaries? employability and their confidence to access the new Universal Credit.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 St Hubert's Catholic Primary School, Oldbury

Silver Treasure: Silversmithing and Wordsmithing

£7,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2015 Caroline Frewin

Tinned Goods

£15,000 Arts Council England
1 Dec 2015 Purbanat CIC

The group will use the funding to deliver a language diversity celebration event in an area where there may be a lack of understanding between different community groups. This will lead to a stronger and more cohesive community.

£5,565 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Black Country Touring

Tongue Tied and Twisted - sharing South Asian folktales (formerly known as Patang)

£28,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2015 Black Country Touring

Tongue Tied and Twisted - sharing South Asian folktales

£28,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2015 Creative Academies Ltd

The group will use the funding to deliver extra-curricular digital media learning and raise awareness of internet abuse to young people at risk of online exploitation. This will prepare young people to be safe onine and recognise these dangers.

£9,999 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2015 Old Hill Primary School

The group will use the funding to install an outside shelter in order to create a new space for extra-curricular activities and after school clubs. This will provide a safe and accessible outdoor space for younger children.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Black Country Together C.I.C

This grant will be used to develop plans for a project to support families in poverty out of unemployment and into work through tailored support that will be adapted to their ongoing needs. The development funding will be used to fund staff costs, stakeholder and participant engagement, co-design activities, marketing, office costs and professional fees.

£48,500 Big Lottery Fund
20 Nov 2015 Hargate Primary School

The group will use the funding to deliver music sessions for families with children living with special educational needs. This will improve family skills and develop beneficiaries? life skills.

£9,550 Big Lottery Fund
18 Nov 2015 Black Country Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

The group will use the funding to deliver sessions that will improve dementia awareness amongst children. This will build a stronger community by increasing understanding of dementia and the support available.

£9,998 Big Lottery Fund
14 Nov 2015 Wednesbury Fellowship Of The Disabled

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of activities that will focus upon supporting people with disabilities who face barriers to accessing social contact. This will challenge issues surrounding social isolation.

£7,842 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2015 Sandwell MBC

Sandwell CANDO Physical Activity and Sport

£248,679 Sport England
9 Nov 2015 St Albans Community Association

The group will use the funding to provide support and guidance sessions and workshops for parents and preschool children in the local area. This will improve beneficiaries parenting skills, life skills and increase their confidence.

£9,961 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 Moat Farm Infant School

The group will use the funding to create a new family resource area and to provide a programme of learning activities for the wider community. This will enable beneficaries to gain valuable new skills and improve life chances.

£9,434 Big Lottery Fund
4 Nov 2015 West Bromwich Dartmouth Cricket Club

Sandwell Girls and Womens Cricket

£4,010 Sport England
2 Nov 2015 Amahra Spence

ABUELO by Amahra Spence

£5,670 Arts Council England
23 Oct 2015 Friends of Dartmouth Park

Relocation of William Burgess's Mural from West Bromwich BS to Sandwell Park Farm

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2015 Lightwoods Primary School

The group will use the funding to provide pupils with various extra-curricular support opportunities within an outdoor classroom environment. This will encourage engagement and participation into educational activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2015 St Mary Magdalene CE Primary School

The group will use the funding to convert a small, unused area of the school grounds into a play area with garden and canopy. This enhanced play area will offer new opportunities for the wider community and groups that use our school site to access free and high quality play in safe settings.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
8 Oct 2015 Creative Academies Limited

Get on Track: Beats, Bars & Business

£29,130 Arts Council England
7 Oct 2015 Centre Spot CIC

CentreSpot Wednesbury - Run to Win

£8,370 Sport England
30 Sep 2015 St Michael's C of E High School, Rowley Regis

World War One: Poppies & People

£9,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2015 Sandwell Targeted Youth Support

Exploring Young People's Heritage

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2015 Sandwell Volunteer Bureau

The bureau will expand its successful pilot project providing volunteering opportunities for people with mental health conditions and those with physical and learning disabilities in Sandwell. They aim to improve the mental wellbeing of individuals through education and training opportunities to develop their skills to open up new job opportunities and their wider development. Tailored support will also offer advice and guidance to volunteers and local voluntary organisations.

£453,220 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2015 Kate DeRight

Spectra 2 (working title)

£48,041 Arts Council England
17 Sep 2015 Cape Community Care Day Centre

The group will use the funding to offer craft, mental agility and IT workshops to BME communities. This will promote social inclusion amongst older people leading to a more cohesive community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Sep 2015 Rights and Equality Sandwell

Our Spake: reflecting Black Country dialect

£14,800 Arts Council England
14 Sep 2015 Friends of Rowley Hills

The group will use the funding to provide wildlife activity days and healthy walks for the local community. This will enable people on low incomes and poor health in life to learn new skills give them better chances for help improve community engagement

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Hamstead Infant School

The school will use the funding to provide a structured, safe outdoor play area for use by children. This will enable beneficiaries to access a creative, safe outdoor play environment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Lightwoods Afterwoods Club

The group will use the funding to deliver IT workshops for the benefit of school pupils and their parents. This will help improve beneficiaries ICT skills, problem solving, literacy and maths skills whilst encouraging family learning.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Brickhouse Primary School

The group will use the funding to deliver an extra-curriculum physical activity programme for the benefit of young boys with behavioural issues. This will improve access to free physical activity sessions helping beneficiaries develop new life skills and form better relationships with thier peers.

£9,594 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Oldbury Swimming & Triathlon Club

The group will use the funding to provide open water swimming lessons and awareness of the dangers associated with this. This will educate and equip the beneficiaries with the knowledge and skills to take part in this activity safely.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Adam Rutherford

EMPOWER

£14,660 Arts Council England
2 Sep 2015 North Smethwick Development Trust

The group will use the funding to provide training and volunteer work opportunities for people who are currently unemployed. This will enable beneficiaries to gain experience and qualification in order to lead a better life.

£9,924 Big Lottery Fund
28 Aug 2015 Lifetrain CIC

The group will use the funding run a series of child safety courses for parents and carers of children aged three to five years. This will increase awareness of the causes of child mortality and hospital admissions and provide parents and carers with the skills to minimise the risk of injury in the home.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 West Bromwich Local History Society

West Bromwich at War

£17,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Old Hill Cricket Club

A project to undertake a community consultation and feasibility study, enabling local people to contribute to local activity planning and delivery. This will allow residents and local community groups to have their say in what activities and events they would like to see provided and contribute to local citizenship.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Aug 2015 Warley Rugby Club

The group will use the funding to support young people to become involved in voluntary clubs and societies across Sandwell. This will prevent social isolation and improve young people?s life chances.

£8,850 Big Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2015 Brandhall Road Allotments Association

The group will use the funding to improve accessibility of their community allotments and to create a sensory garden so that it is safe for those living with disabilities. This will ensure improved and continued use of this community facility bringing it up to date with current health and safety standards.

£8,050 Big Lottery Fund
6 Aug 2015 Greets Green Busy Bees

The group will use the funding to run a sewing and knitting project for people living with disabilities in the local community. This will reduce isolation and enable participation in community life.

£2,528 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2015 GT Bridge Community Forum

The successful project provides support for young people to help improve their health, wellbeing and community participation. It will take place in an area with high rates of childhood obesity and deprivation offering free sporting and physical activities to disadvantaged young people aged 8 to 16 who would otherwise be unable to afford it. Healthy eating workshops will also be offered to them and their parents/carers.

£104,846 Big Lottery Fund
2 Aug 2015 The Community Millan Club

The group will use the funding to organise a number of events including festive celebrations, days out and activity sessions for elderly people. This will reduce isolation amongst the elderly, helping improve both their physical and mental wellbeing.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
1 Aug 2015 St Bernard's Church

The group will use the funding to install new toilet facilities to enable the community to use the space safely. This will improve a community building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
31 Jul 2015 Dormer House

The group will use the funding to set up an outdoor workshop and allotment for homeless young offenders. The beneficiaries will be trained in new skills such a food growing, composting, up cycling and earth oven building. This will develop their life skills and support them to become active members of the community.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2015 Countershade Community Interest Company

Grandma's Apple Crumble

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2015 Chance Glassworks Heritage Trust Ltd

Chance Glassworks Heritage Trust Ltd

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jul 2015 North Smethwick Development Trust

The Flying Tales of Folklore

£36,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
15 Jul 2015 Holy Name Catholic Primary School

The group will use the funding to create a community garden at the school and deliver healthy eating sessions to children. This will create a pleasant outdoor environment and teach pupils how to grow, harvest and cook their own food.

£9,971 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2015 Christ Church CofE Primary School

A project to provide a range of support to disadvantaged, hard to reach families and families with complex needs in Sandwell. The scheme which will address issues of poverty, unemployment and poor health will offer activities including baby massage, family crafts, weight management, employability courses, nutrition classes and relaxation therapy sessions. The scheme will benefit 600 vulnerable children and families.

£497,121 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jul 2015 Our Voice CIC

A project to train mental health service users to become volunteers in delivering animal husbandry and horticultural activities for people recovering from ill mental health. This will reduce isolation for beneficiaries and engage them in activities designed to improve their overall health and wellbeing.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Central Africa Refugee Link, West Midlands

Discovering soldiers of African and West Indian origin who served in WWI

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Jun 2015 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Restoration of Heritage Features in West Smethwick Park

£4,830,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 Amahra Spence

My Mother s Child

£5,900 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2015 Man Made Youth Company

Px: Creative Lab - Research and Development

£15,000 Arts Council England
22 Jun 2015 Complete Kidz Community Interest Company

The group will use the funding to fit astro turf tiles for safety purposes, replace its lighting and heating equipment and secure its premises. This will enable the group to have a safe, energy sufficient facility and meet health and safety regulations.

£9,632 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2015 Tipton Town Football Club

The group will use the funding to deliver fitness training for the community and to introduce a range of new junior teams. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to improve community fitness levels as a means of tackling obesity and reducing instances of anti social behaviour locally.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Tipton Community Association

The group will use the funding to create a computer hub for the local community, in order to provide a facility for the community and create opportunities for beneficiaries improve their ITskills.

£2,168 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2015 Hill Top Community Development Association

The group will use the funding to deliver computer skills classes to adults and elderly people who are lacking skills that are required in everyday life. This will result in improved computer skills, improved employment prospects and reduced social isolation for these beneficiaries.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jun 2015 Ormiston Academies Trust

George Salter Academy Football Project

£65,000 Sport England
27 May 2015 Deaf World

The group will use the funding to provide training for young deaf people in all aspects of car ownership responsibilities, including road safety and mechanical vehicle maintenance. This will engage beneficiaries in activities designed to improve their skills and confidence.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Apr 2015 Sandwell and Birmingham Mela

Sandwell & Birmingham Mela - Development 2015

£13,850 Arts Council England
24 Apr 2015 Golden Opportunities

The forgotten women of WW1, those seldom remembered, but who played a huge part

£10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2015 LearnPlay Foundation Ltd

If yow cor understond this it'll gerron yower wick : Heritage of Black Country Dialect

£31,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2015 The Dorothy Parkes Centre

This project will use the funding to improve facilities at the local community centre and its facilities, in order to deal with increased demand for activities at the centre.

£7,885 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2015 Devonshire Junior Academy

The group will use the funding to deliver an after school music club for the benefit of the children. This will encourage them to learn new skills in music, develop their social skills and engage in positive activities.

£6,075 Big Lottery Fund
9 Apr 2015 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Arts Festival

£14,500 Arts Council England
9 Apr 2015 Thrive and Grow Community Interest Company

Happy Together

£14,800 Arts Council England
9 Apr 2015 Dudley Deaf Club

Dudley Deaf Club (DDT) promoting accessible theatre

£22,000 Arts Council England
9 Apr 2015 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Sandwell Arts Festival

£14,103 Arts Council England
27 Mar 2015 Silvertrees Academy

Primary Spaces

£29,800 Sport England
26 Mar 2015 Yew Tree Primary School

The group will use the funding to install play equipment for the benefit of infant children. This will improve access to play facilities for infant children to become more active.

£9,935 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2015 YMCA Black Country Group

The project will use the funding to deliver counselling support sessions to young adults suffering from mental health issues in hopes of increasing access to their health and wellbeing services. This will develop approaches to tackling mental health problems and give people a better chance in life ensuring positive social interaction.

£9,725 Big Lottery Fund
20 Mar 2015 Inspire2succeed Ltd

The community organisation in West Bromwich, West Midlands will use the funding to expand on their successful pilot project to deliver a series of workshops aimed at engaging with homeless people and people with addictions who are NEET. This will improve the skills and future prospects of the participants through mentoring, support and confidence building activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
18 Mar 2015 West Smethwick Enterprise

The group will use the funding to develop their outdoor space into gardening and play areas for the benefit of children and their parents. This will encourage families to use this space to socialise, learn new skills and be more active.

£9,977 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2015 Sandwell Community Information and Participation Service Lim

The charity in Sandwell will use the funding to upgrade their IT capabilities to deliver IT training for the benefit of the local community. This will improve the facilities the organisation has to offer.

£8,337 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2015 Black Country Touring

Application for NPO funding 2015-2018

£430,490 Arts Council England
13 Mar 2015 Confederation of Bangladeshi Organisations (CBO) Limited

The charity in Sandwell will use the funding to improve ICT accessibility for people within the community and train volunteers to provide support for hard to reach vulnerable people. This will support the training needs of people and improve information communication technologies.

£9,704 Big Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2015 3rd Blackheath (St Pauls') Guide Company

The charity in Rowley Regis, West Midlands will use the funding to provide a residential camping holiday for disadvantaged young girls who are socially isolated. This will increase the confidence of beneficiaries and broaden their experiences.

£2,542 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2015 The Change Consortium CIC

The Birmingham group will use the funding to provide long term unemployed people with job seeking assistance that is tailored to their needs. This will enable the beneficiaries across the West Midlands to access support sessions that will focus upon trial interviews, job applications and employment based training.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
4 Mar 2015 Bearwood Allotments Association

The community organisation in Sandwell will use the funding to erect secure boundary fencing around their allotment plot. This will improve the environment while securing the area by reducing crime and anti social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2015 Skyelixir and CST

The community organisation in Sandwell will use the funding to run a pilot project to work with a variety of community groups to run therapy, arts and education workshops. This will help integrate isolated individuals in to their communities and improve life skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2015 Sandwell Parents for Disabled Children

The charity in Sandwell will use the funding to deliver a formal peer mentoring programme to support parents of low income families, caring for children or young persons? living with disabilities. This will reduce isolation, improve self esteem and confidence.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2015 The Arts of Change Ltd

The community organisation in Sandwell will use the funding to run a pilot project to work with a variety of community groups to run therapy, arts and education workshops. This will help integrate isolated individuals in to their communities and improve life skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Feb 2015 We Are Bearwood

The community organisation in Birmingham will use the funding to create 30 wooden bears that will be decorated by the community and placed around the area to create an organised walk and a picnic to bring the community together. This will create community cohesion.

£5,800 Big Lottery Fund
16 Feb 2015 Birmingham Dance Network

Birmingham Dance Network: PROJECT BHAM

£14,434 Arts Council England
5 Feb 2015 GT Bridge Community Forum

GT Bridge Community Forum (GBCF) aims to engage people over the age of 60 in healthy activities to reduce isolation and improve physical and mental wellbeing in Sandwell.

£77,566 Big Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2015 Pathway to Success at Kingsbury Training Independent School

The school in Birmingham will use the funding for improvements to their school playing field. This will mean the field which is currently potholed and unusable can be used for extracurricular play and sports activities which will improve the wellbeing and fitness of beneficiaries.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Feb 2015 Great Bridge Primary School

The school in Sandwell, West Midlands will use the funding to deliver extracurricular healthy lifestyles activities and workshops for children at risk of poor health. This will create awareness of healthy lifestyles and wellbeing amongst beneficiaries.

£9,672 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2015 Urban Hax CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Wednesbury West Midlands. The group will use the funding to organise an open access crafts work shop for the local community. This will allow beneficiaries to learn new skills in crafts using recycled materials.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2015 Sandwell Museum Service

Who were the Best Girls? - Pushing the Boundaries with interpretation and exhibition display

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2015 Sandwell Community school

This is a project by a school in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide outdoor forest school activities for disadvantaged young people who experience emotional and behavioural difficulties. This will allow access to positive learning experiences.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jan 2015 Sandwell Community School

This is a project by a school in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to provide outdoor forest school activities for disadvantaged young people who experience emotional and behavioural difficulties. This will allow access to positive learning experiences.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jan 2015 The Phoenix Collegiate

In memory of the fallen of West Bromwich

£6,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2015 Moat Farm Junior School

The group will use the funding to organise before and after school clubs to support children most in need of developing their educational attainment. This will allow them to develop and improve on their learning.

£9,521 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2015 Litter Watch

This is a project by a charity in Tipton, West Midlands. The group will use the funding to deliver environmental conservation and fishing workshops for people living with mental health issues. This will reduce social isolation for beneficiaries and engage them in therapeutic activities designed to improve their overall health and wellbeing.

£9,977 Big Lottery Fund
16 Jan 2015 Dudley Sea Cadets

Learn to wind surf

£8,500 Sport England
12 Jan 2015 Yemeni Community Association in Sandwell Limited

This is a project by a community organisation in West Bromwich, Birmingham. The group will use the funding to hold structured positive activity sessions for fathers and their sons. This will enable the beneficiaries to take part in activities together designed to increase the bond between them, and encourage the young people to take part in positive activities rather than anti-social behaviour and crime.

£9,744 Big Lottery Fund