Lottery grants awarded to Halifax in 2016

41 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
20 Dec 2016 The Piece Hall Trust

The Piece Hall Launch 2017

£85,000 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2016 Calderdale Schools Cricket Association

This project is the provision of afterschool multisport and cricket sessions for children, as well as offering training for volunteers. This will provide diversionary activities so children can engage in activities to help them make positive changes in their lives.

£9,810 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2016 Bradshaw Cricket Club

The organisation will upgrade their heating system and toilet facilities. This will increase usage of the venue.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2016 Dean Field Community Primary School

The school will offer after school and holiday activities. This will provide pupils with structured, positive things to do and provide a diversion from crime and antisocial behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2016 Halifax Boxing, Sports and Fitness Club

This project will employ a sessional community health worker and purchase exercise equipment to create a community gym. This will encourage local residents to become more active with the aim of improving their overall health and wellbeing.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
5 Nov 2016 Young at Heart Club (Shay Stadium)

This project is the delivery of reminiscence workshops for older member of the community. This will encourage people to discuss and document their lives and experiences, with the aim of reducing social isolation and promoting wellbeing.

£8,951 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2016 Wils Wilson

The Little Prince RandD

£14,997 Arts Council England
27 Oct 2016 Annapurna Indian Dance Company

Annapurna Dance Company Legacy - Reflections on a Journey

£14,650 Arts Council England
6 Oct 2016 Disability Partnership Calderdale

This project will be a membership refresh campaign, targeting disabled people. This will provide a support network for people with disabilities, to promote social inclusion and enable them to become active in their communities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Oct 2016 Voluntary Action Calderdale

The organisation will deliver a series of activities, to include reminiscence, gentle exercise and day trips, for residents of local care homes. This will provide beneficiaries with the opportunity to leave their accommodation and socialise with others, with the aim of reducing loneliness, boredom and isolation and promoting wellbeing.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
15 Sep 2016 Christ Church, Mount Pellon

Christ Church Mount Pellon refurbishment

£202,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Sep 2016 Calderdale Wheelchair Basketball Club

The organisation will use the funding to run wheelchair basketball sessions for young disabled people and their non-disabled peers. This will provide regular physical activities which will build confidence, social skills and break down social barriers.

£9,700 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2016 The Artworks

From a line to...

£53,083 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2016 Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Safeguarding Halifax‘«÷s railway heritage

£97,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Aug 2016 Square Chapel Trust Ltd

Catalyst: Evolve

£119,000 Arts Council England
8 Aug 2016 Hebden Bridge Boxing Club

The organisation will use the funding to provide weekly educational and exercise sessions for children and parents which will involve physical activities as well as educating about nutrition, ingredients and a healthy diet. This will raise awareness of nutrition and aim to increase healthier habits amongst families in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2016 Community Transport Calderdale Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to provide day trips for marginalised people in the local community, specifically older people and people with long term health conditions. This will provide an opportunity for beneficiaries to participate in social activities, build new friendships and reduce isolation.

£5,346 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2016 Community Transport Calderdale

The organisation will use the funding to provide day trips for marginalised people in the local community, specifically older people and people with long term health conditions. This will provide an opportunity for beneficiaries to participate in social activities, build new friendships and reduce isolation.

£5,346 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2016 Alpha House Calderdale

The organisation will use the funding to provide a work preparation course for alcohol and drug addicts. This will enable beneficiaries to build confidence, work with others, build their CVs, attend work placements and develop new skills, to encourage people in to employment.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Jul 2016 Happydays

The organisation will use funding to implement a development plan for their group. This will enable them to support additional homeless people and assist them into community living, with the aim of promoting wellbeing and independence.

£9,975 Big Lottery Fund
15 Jun 2016 Calderdale Community Coaching Trust

Thrum Hall Thirteen

£48,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Jun 2016 Friends of Ash Green

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of health based before and after school activities including gymnastics, athletics and street surfing for pupils and their families. This will encourage beneficiaries to participate in physical activities and choose a healthy lifestyle, with the aim of reducing obesity in the area.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jun 2016 "King Cross Cricket, Bowling and Athletic Club Ltd"

Changing Facility Refurbishment Project

£65,990 Sport England
19 May 2016 Calderdale SmartMove Ltd

The organisation will use the funding to upgrade its current IT system which is used by local people to access free online courses and debt and homelessness advice. This will ensure that the system is fit for purpose and enable the group to support the increase in demand for the services.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
5 May 2016 Sport for All - Calderdale

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of events and activities including multi sports and dance, for local children and young people with physical, sensory and mental health issues. This will provide beneficiaries with positive, structured activities, with the aim of promoting wellbeing and reducing stress.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
25 Apr 2016 Yorkshire Youth & Music

Great Singing, Great Signing

£30,000 Arts Council England
12 Apr 2016 Stainland Cricket Club

The organisation will use the funding to provide sports and physical activity sessions to children and young people during school holiday periods. This will improve the health and wellbeing of participants and improve relations within the community by reducing negative and anti-social behaviour in holiday periods.

£7,175 Big Lottery Fund
10 Apr 2016 Youth Concern Action Group

The organisation will use the funding to provide educational and practical activities for young people who are socially excluded. This will enable participants to engage with the community and improve their educational and employment prospects.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
6 Apr 2016 WomenCentre Ltd

Young women and girls aged 13 to 25 at risk including those with acute mental health issues, within the criminal justice system, victims of domestic violence and their children will benefit from support to prevent crisis. By engaging early in their lives it is hoped that they can develop the skills to move themselves out of disadvantage. Project workers will be trained as their advocates, navigators and coaches to enable individuals to make better choices and take control of their progress.

£517,529 Big Lottery Fund
6 Apr 2016 WomenCentre Ltd

Young women and girls aged 13 to 25 at risk including those with acute mental health issues, within the criminal justice system, victims of domestic violence and their children will benefit from support to prevent crisis. By engaging early in their lives it is hoped that they can develop the skills to move themselves out of disadvantage. Project workers will be trained as their advocates, navigators and coaches to enable individuals to make better choices and take control of their progress.

£518,129 Big Lottery Fund
4 Apr 2016 Old Rishworthian RUFC Ltd

2015/16 Flood Recovery Project

£5,000 Sport England
1 Apr 2016 Happydays

This project will provide training in cycle maintenance for local people who are at risk of, or have experienced homelessness. This will mean they can refurbish pre-owned bikes, offer bike rides and hold pop-up shops offering affordable and well-maintained bikes to the surrounding community. This will boost employment prospects for homeless people and encourage more people to take up cycling, improving their physical and mental health, and providing more social opportunities.

£49,365 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 Imagineer Development CiC

Taking to the Road

£20,343 Arts Council England
24 Mar 2016 Christ Church Pellon CofE VC Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install fixed play equipment in the schools grounds. This will encourage pupils to increase their physical activity levels to improve health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Mar 2016 WomenCentre Ltd

This project aims to support vulnerable and marginalised women living in poverty in Halifax, who are experiencing hardship crisis. They engage with women who find it difficult to navigate mainstream services, including women experiencing domestic abuse, physical disabilities, sensory impairments, older women, economic migrants, asylum seekers and refugees and women living in rural areas.

£499,936 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2016 Yorkshire Youth & Music

In Tune in Yorkshire

£60,000 Arts Council England
21 Mar 2016 Women's Activity Centre CIC

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a new vehicle with wheelchair access to transport disadvantaged older women from the local Asian community to their centre. This will provide an opportunity for beneficiaries to engage with others, reduce isolation, and increase their confidence and self-esteem.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Mar 2016 Greetland Allrounders ARLFC

Greetland Allrounders ARLFC Pitch Improvement Project

£1,800 Sport England
1 Mar 2016 Northowram Community Sports & Activity Club

Northowram Sports Hub

£1,800 Sport England
20 Feb 2016 King Cross Cricket Bowling & Athletic Club Limited

The group will use the funding to update its facility to provide a community hub. This will allow them to train and up skill young people in sports coaching in a safe and secure environment.

£9,210 Big Lottery Fund
17 Feb 2016 Visits Unlimited C.I.C

The organisation will use the funding to implement an information resource, identifying suitable places for families of children with complex needs to visit. This will help them to identify places with appropriate facilities for their children, with the aim of reducing stress and isolation.

£9,875 Big Lottery Fund