Lottery grants awarded to Oldbury in 2017

10 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
24 Jul 2017 Friends of Langley Library

'Within Walking Distance - Landmarks of Langley‘«÷

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 2017 Innovating Minds CIC

This is a project by a community organisation in Sandwell, supporting people in Birmingham. They will use the funding to deliver a programme of support activities, focussing on the needs of children who are experiencing the effects of domestic abuse. This will improve their wellbeing.

£8,825 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2017 Sandwell Forum for Voluntary Youth Organisations

Existing functions and capacity of the group will be enhanced with this funding, including a sessional worker. This will improve the support and advocacy the group can supply to local voluntary youth organisations.

£9,913 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2017 Perryfields Primary

An anger resolution training programme will be funded for pupils at the school. This will help to address an escalating issue amongst the school community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2017 Christ Church CofE Primary School

The funding will be used to create a sensory garden, forest school and outdoor activity centre. This will allow the school to offer a range of skills based activities to children, their parents and the wider community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Mar 2017 Bristnall Hall Academy

This group will use the funding to provide extracurricular arts sessions for young people, allowing participants to develop life skills.

£9,465 Big Lottery Fund
6 Mar 2017 Unite

This is a project by a charity in Sandwell, serving people in Redditch. They will use the funding to deliver a programme of mentoring activity sessions which will support the needs of ex-offenders and their families. The sessions will improve their chances in life and increase levels of personal resilience.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
8 Feb 2017 Brandhall Local History Group / Friends of Brandhall Library

This group will use the funding to deliver a series of community engagement and recreational events, which will challenge issues surrounding social isolation, improving levels of cohesion.

£7,550 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2017 The Healthy Employment Hub CIC

This group will use the funding to deliver workshops for young people, which will focus on confidence building and developing life and employability skills. Stimulating and engaging activities will be provided to the participants, fostering personal development and giving them better chances in life.

£9,567 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jan 2017 Tividale Football and Social Club

This is a project to improve the group's infrastructure and community profile, enabling them to better meet the needs of local residents and voluntary organisations. This will build capacity for its service delivery.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund