Lottery grants awarded to Halifax in 2015

45 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 2015 "Halifax Boxing, Sports and Fitness Club"

GOYA Project

£10,000 Sport England
10 Dec 2015 Whitehill Community Academy

The school will use funding to deliver health based lunchtime activities, to include sport and healthy eating sessions, for pupils. This will provide children with positive activities out of school hours and encourage beneficiaries to participate in physical activities and chose an healthy lifestyle, with the aim of reducing bullying and childhood obesity.

£9,342 Big Lottery Fund
6 Dec 2015 The Chantelle Bleau Memorial Fund

The organisation will use funding to deliver legal high awareness sessions to school pupils during lunch breaks and after hours. This will provide young people with the necessary information to make positive lifestyle decisions, with the aim of reducing fatalities amongst young people and promoting wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2015 Calderdale Community Coaching Trust

The organisation will use the funding to deliver blender bike sessions for young people in the community. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in fun, physical activities, with the aim of promoting a healthy lifestyle and reducing childhood obesity.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
27 Nov 2015 Greetland All Rounders A.R.L.F.C

The organisation will use the funding to deliver afterschool health and wellbeing activities, including exercise, sports, arts and crafts, in local primary schools. This will improve health and wellbeing and promote healthy lifestyles.

£9,040 Big Lottery Fund
6 Nov 2015 Lightcliffe Golf Club Limited

On Course For The Future

£82,074 Sport England
4 Nov 2015 Arch-Way Project

The organisation will use the funding to offer massage therapy and hair and beauty treatments for older people who are at risk of, or who already live with, dementia. This will help to alleviate the symptoms of dementia and improve mental health by reducing stress and anxiety.

£9,194 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2015 Siddal Primary School

The school will use the funding to install a traverse climbing wall and play park with safety surfacing. This will provide children with a safe environment and play and aid their development.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Oct 2015 Halifax Wheelchair Tag Rugby League Club

The group will use funding to train coaches and deliver physical activities for young wheelchair users out of school hours. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in physical activities with the aim of reducing obesity amongst young people with disabilities.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 250 (Halifax) Squadron Air Training Corps

The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment to allow cadets to sit exams and undertake a variety of training including Duke of Edinburgh. This will equip them with skills to enhance their employment opportunities and divert them from antisocial behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2015 The Artworks 1830 Gallery

Implementing Learning Programme

£15,000 Arts Council England
22 Sep 2015 Greetland Community and Sporting Association

The group will use the funding to repair and refurbish the sports hall. This will provide the local community with a safe, suitable venue for activities and events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Sep 2015 Homes4Living

The group will use funding to deliver a series of activities, including an insight to behaviours, assertiveness and job search, for Roma women in the community. This will provide them with the necessary confidence and self esteem to communicate effectively with their families and the wider community, with the aim of reducing isolation and unemployment and promoting wellbeing.

£9,760 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Annapurna Indian Dance

THE UNKNOWN BECOMES KNOWN

£14,350 Arts Council England
29 Aug 2015 Bringing Us Together C.I.C.

The group will use the funding to monitor and improve their website with the aim of providing enhanced help and support for families, parents and carers of children with disabilities.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Siddal ARLFC

The group will use funding to deliver a series of health based activities for children out of school hours, consisting of fun games focusing on basic skills and coordination, culminating in a fun family event, where the children can celebrate their achievements. This will encourage children to participate in physical activities and promote a healthy lifestyle, with the aim of reducing obesity amongst children in the community.

£9,930 Big Lottery Fund
22 Aug 2015 West Central Football Club

The organisation will use the funding to deliver arts and crafts, dance and martial arts activities for local children and young people in the school holidays. This will divert young people from negative behaviours such as drug use, gang culture and antisocial behaviour.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2015 Calderdale Carers Project

The organisation will use the funding to develop and deliver self management modules for carers or former carers affected by isolation due to their caring role. This will help beneficiaries to improve their self management and resilience skills, to improve their quality of life.

£8,212 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2015 Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Bowling Club

Project Phoenix 2

£4,000 Sport England
29 Jul 2015 Music And The Deaf

Developing Opportunities for Deaf Musicians (Pilot)

£14,980 Arts Council England
15 Jul 2015 St Mary's Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to create a play area in the school grounds on an unused piece of land, through the installation of fixed play equipment. This will provide an area for pupils to play actively, with the view of reducing obesity and improving health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2015 Music and the Deaf

Frequalise

£26,992 Arts Council England
9 Jul 2015 Mixenden Parents Resource Centre

This builds on an existing project supporting local residents and their families. It is delivered through the provision of advice and support on welfare, debt advice, counselling, educational classes, support groups and a cr?che. This funding will increase engagement with local residents.

£363,325 Big Lottery Fund
24 Jun 2015 Katharine James

Six Steps to Joy

£7,076 Arts Council England
10 Jun 2015 Calderdale Community Coaching Trust

?Time to Try? Female Rugby League Development Project

£9,520 Sport England
3 Jun 2015 King Cross Park Social Club

King Cross Park Playing Pitch Improvement Programme

£64,425 Sport England
2 Jun 2015 Lightcliffe Golf Club Limited

On Course For The Future

£1,500 Sport England
1 Jun 2015 Alpha House Calderdale

The organisation will use funding to deliver basic life skills workshops, to include DIY, using electrical appliances and cooking, for ex offenders, substance misusers and people with poor mental health. This will provide participants with the necessary skills to live independent lives, with the aim of raising self esteem and reducing the incidences of relapse.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 May 2015 Halifax Amateur Boxing Sports & Fitness Club

The group will use funding to deliver a four week personal development and training course, for young NEET members of the community, to include team work, personal appearance, working with the public and speaking to older people. This will enable participants to become volunteer mentors for the group?s new activities for older and younger people, with the aim of encouraging them to become active within the community and reducing crime and anti social behaviour.

£9,716 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Stainland Stags RLFC

The organisation will use the funding to provide training and coaching qualifications for members of their rugby club, so they can then deliver afterschool physical activity sessions at local schools. This will increase physical activity amongst local children and young people with the view of reducing obesity and improving physical health and wellbeing.

£9,240 Big Lottery Fund
20 May 2015 Midgley School

The organisation will use funding to install soft all weather surfacing within the play areas of the school. This will provide children with a safe place to play, particularly during inclement weather, with the aim of improving behaviours.

£8,950 Big Lottery Fund
19 May 2015 Imagineer Development UK CiC

The organisation will use funding to implement a musical band in Bradford, comprised of people with disabilities. This will provide beneficiaries with structured, positive activities, where they can socialise and learn new skills, whilst performing music, together and publicly, with the aim of reducing isolation and developing self esteem.

£4,344 Big Lottery Fund
1 May 2015 St Georges Community Trust Limited

The organisation will use funding to deliver crime scene investigation activities for 12 to 17 year olds and personal, social and emotional development activities for 7 to 11 year olds, after school and during holiday periods. This will encourage beneficiaries to make sound life choices and learn about the consequences of crime, with the aim of keeping children and young people off the streets and reducing anti social behaviour and crime in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2015 Bowling Green Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of out of school hours activities, to include yoga and dance, for pupils and the wider school community. This will encourage parents and their children to participate in physical activities, with the aim of reducing obesity in the community.

£9,635 Big Lottery Fund
15 Apr 2015 Barry Clark

Future Glass

£5,200 Arts Council England
13 Apr 2015 Halifax Hammers FC

The organisation will use the funding to deliver dance workshops, music workshops and a healthy minds and body workshop for local young people. This will help to raise self esteem and confidence, as well as awareness about sexual exploitation, body confidence and the consequences of drug use.

£7,450 Big Lottery Fund
1 Apr 2015 Yorkshire Youth & Music

Musical Journeys towards Positive Futures

£176,300 Arts Council England
20 Mar 2015 Jonathan Wright

Artistic Development of Up North by Jonny Wright

£7,055 Arts Council England
17 Mar 2015 St John the Baptist Coley

A Church on a hill a beacon past, present and future community project

£170,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Mar 2015 Friends of St Matthew's Churchyard

The restoration & maintenance of St Matthew's churchyard Lightcliffe

£14,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
5 Mar 2015 Calderdale College

Mini Tennis Pathway

£3,798 Sport England
19 Feb 2015 Calderdale Forum 50 +

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Calderdale. The organisation will use the funding to develop a radio show, run by and for over 50s from the local area. This will provide social activities and a social service for older people to help alleviate loneliness and isolation.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2015 Disability Partnership Calderdale

This is a project by a charitable incorporated organisation in Calderdale, West Yorkshire. The organisation will use the funding to coordinate and host user/provider/ commissioner consultation meetings and associated planning meetings to explore issues of concern of adults with disabilities and older people.This will maintain and strengthen the engagement of people with disabilities in the design of services, enhancing their independence and control of their lives.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2015 Halifax Wheelchair Tag Rugby League Club

Wheelchair Basketball Development programme

£7,229 Sport England
16 Jan 2015 Phoenix Radio Limited

The organisation will use the funding to employ a local writing tutor to run workshops with young people in Calderdale to produce a play for broadcast on Phoenix FM radio. This will enable young people who are NEET or struggling at school to learn writing techniques, presentation and broadcasting skills.

£9,790 Big Lottery Fund