Lottery grants awarded to Wyre Forest, West Midlands in 2016

28 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
14 Dec 2016 Wyre Community Land Trust

This project will provide equipment and training for conservation volunteers. This will enable the organisation to expand their volunteering activities and encourage more people from the community to participate in their conservation work.

£9,730 Big Lottery Fund
2 Dec 2016 New Meeting House Unitarian Church

This project is a feasibility study which will enable a community building to be upgraded so that the local community can continue to use and enjoy it.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Oct 2016 Vestia Community Trust

This grant will fund a project that aims to provide support to people that are not education, employment or training across the Worcestershire LEP area. The project will provide participants with a coordinated support package that will enable them to enter and sustain employment.

£585,053 Big Lottery Fund
11 Oct 2016 Caroline Jester

Phase Two The Dancing Club

£9,007 Arts Council England
10 Oct 2016 St Wulstan & St Thomas of Canterbury RC Church

The project will work with the community to engage people in a feasibility study. This will help develop the area and strengthen community infrastructure.

£9,450 Big Lottery Fund
28 Sep 2016 Wyre Forest Nightstop And Mediation Scheme

The project will create a short film to highlight the group?s charitable activities supporting people who are experiencing homelessness. This will engage with the wider community and build capacity for the group.

£7,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2016 Areley Kings Village History Group

This project will celebrate Areley Kings Historical Walk launch by June 2017. The planned event will demonstrates the research and involvement the local community has been involved in with the Trustees of Friends of Village Hall in establishing what the local community consider to be a priority.

£1,705 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2016 Arts Etcetera

Masks 2016 2

£10,500 Arts Council England
1 Jul 2016 Trimpley Sailing Club

Better Sailing for More Families

£9,990 Sport England
21 Jun 2016 Wyre Forest District Council

Kidderminster Arts Festival 2016

£15,000 Arts Council England
16 Jun 2016 Vestia Community Trust

A project to support unemployed people to find work, focussing on people with learning difficulties or disabilities, over 50s, people with mental health issues and those with transport issues.

£499,974 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jun 2016 St Georges Social Club

The group will use the funding to replace its community venue?s heating system as it is currently not fit for purpose and irreparable. This will ensure the current and future use this community facility.

£6,325 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2016 Belbroughton Cricket Club

Changing Rooms Refurbishment

£47,110 Sport England
20 May 2016 Vestia Community Trust

The funding will be used to develop a project support young people who are not in work, education or training, or at risk of this, and people who are long term unemployed. The grant will be used for project management, developing partnerships, support costs for participant involvement, implementation of IT procedures, stakeholder engagement, partner quality assurance workshops and pathway development for target groups.

£29,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2016 Bewdley Youth Cafe

The group will use the funding to run an outreach project for young people who are at risk of disengagement and anti-social behaviour. This will engage young people in positive activities and discussion, leading to improved community cohesion.

£9,784 Big Lottery Fund
11 Apr 2016 Comberton Primary School

The school will use the funding to install play equipment for local children in the community to develop their motor skills. This will increase play facilities in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2016 Mentor Link

The group will use the funding to provide an online facility to efficiently record information and reports.

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
17 Mar 2016 Guild of St George

Ruskin in Sheffield 2016: Make Good Livelihoods

£14,970 Arts Council England
15 Mar 2016 Caroline Jester

The Dancing Club

£3,904 Arts Council England
14 Mar 2016 Wyre Forest Nightstop And Mediation Scheme

A project to provide emergency accommodation, mediation and related crisis support for young people. Working with partners the scheme will include advice on benefits, housing, education, employment, money management and debt counselling. The scheme will also support on family mediation, mental health, substance abuse, sexual health and employment and education advice surgeries for peer mentoring and volunteering opportunities.

£514,053 Big Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2016 Bewdley Town Council

The group will use the funding to create a programme of public consultation, exhibitions, surveys and community projects. This will bring the whole community together allowing them to take part in activities that will enable them to have influence on the policies, procedures and planning matters that directly concern them.

£5,906 Big Lottery Fund
8 Mar 2016 Friends of Springfield Park

The group will use the funding to create a wood carving trail and viewing platforms within Springfield Park (Kidderminster).

£3,750 Big Lottery Fund
22 Feb 2016 Cookley Youth Club

The group will use the funding to purchase equipment and provide volunteers with training to run community activities in Cookley, Kidderminster. The organisation will increase it's capacity to provide more youth activities in the local area.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2016 KD7 Scouts

The group will use the funding to replace the roof of the scout hut. This will enable the community to access an improved safe facility.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2016 Active Youth Outreach Services C.I.C.

The group will use the funding to update their mobile trailer. This will increase the capacity of the organisation, engaging more beneficiaries in the services on offer.

£7,737 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2016 The Church House Charitable Trust

A Land Fit for Heroes? The effects of the Great War on a small village

£7,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
22 Jan 2016 The Carpet Museum Trust

Securing a sustainable future for the Museum of Carpet

£49,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2016 Forgotten Favourites

The group will use the funding to run arts and crafts workshops for elderly people. This will enable beneficiaries to engage in mentally stimulating activities and access opportunities for social interaction.

£6,640 Big Lottery Fund