Lottery grants awarded to Leeds, Yorkshire and Humberside in 1996

82 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 National Portage Association

Project to promote home visiting for pre-school children with special needs. Training course materials and a video will be produced for distribution to projects working with children under five and eight regional seminars will be arranged. The grant, over

£15,814 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 People In Action (Leeds)

The project will encourage people with learning disabilities to participate in leisure activities in the local community by establishing small groups with the help of sessional workers. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time development wor

£119,971 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Home-Start Leeds

The organisation will provide a drop-in self-help group for parents experiencing mental health problems. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time project worker.

£14,788 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Multiple Choice

This organisation provides information, advice and counselling for anyone concerned with drug-use, for exampmle users, relatives and professionals. This three year grant will provide salary costs and general running costs.

£61,463 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Mind

The project is to research and develop supported housing schemes for young people with mental health problems and people from minority ethnic groups with mental health problems. The three year grant will employ two full-time housing development workers an

£141,372 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Yorkshire Housing Foundation

The organisation provides housing advice to the elderly and those with mental and physical disabilities. The project will work with GPs to raise awareness of how housing effects health and show them what can be done. The grant, over two years, is for com

£37,743 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Connect in the North

The project will provide a service to facilitate the full and active participation of people with learning difficulties in mainstream community activities. The grant, over three years, will pay for staff salaries and contribute to general running costs.

£198,726 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Housing Concern

The organisation will provide a day centre offering a support service to people with mental health problems. The centre will be used out of office hours by other community groups. The grant, over one year, will be used to build a day centre.

£165,925 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Age Concern Leeds

The project will provide a service to identify and support elderly people who are suffering from abuse. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment and the salary of an abuse advocate.

£74,958 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Black Elders Association Ltd

The project is to provide advice, information and transport services to elders from minority ethnic communities. The three year grant will be used to employ a project co-ordinator, buy a mini-bus and contribute to running costs.

£130,665 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Action for Gipton Elderly

A project to provide a day centre where elderly people will be able to receive support and advice and improve their overall well-being. The three year grant will be used to build and refurbish the centre and pay for the salary of a community worker.

£120,461 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Aireborough Voluntary Services to Elderly With Disabilities

The project will provide a gardening/repairs service to elderly disabled people. This three year grant will provide equipment, running and salary costs.

£54,889 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D O S T I

The group provides support, advice and counselling to Asian women. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards salary costs and running costs enabling the organisation to expand its activities.

£29,040 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bereavement Befriending in Leeds 10

The project will establish drop-in and support groups for recently bereaved people which will seek to alleviate stress and promote good health. The grant, over one year, is to employ a part-time Development Worker and to pay for office equipment, running

£27,944 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Circle of Men

The project will provide information and counselling to black male psychiatric service users in a setting that is secure, safe and accessible. The grant, over three years, will be used for running costs, information production costs and fees for freelance

£20,236 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D I A L Leeds

The project will raise awareness and provide advice and advocacy to people with disabilities and relevant organisations regarding the Disability Discrimination Act. The grant, over three years, will pay for two salaries, office equipment, promotional mate

£160,200 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Ebor Gardens Advice Centre

This project will expand provision of a local home-based welfare rights advice and advocacy service to residents with disabilities and/or ill health. The three year grant will be used to purchase office equipment, pay for salry and running costs.

£77,842 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Holbeck Women's Group

The group offers support on a self help basis for women with mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for general running costs.

£6,528 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Group of Muslim Pensioners (Men)

This self-help project will provide a health related information service, including visits by external speakers, for elderly male members of the local Asian community. The three year grant will pay for running costs.

£7,428 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Branch of Arthritis Care

The organisation intends to increase its activities with volunteers visiting sufferers. The grant, over three years, will cover volunteer transport costs and is a contribution to running costs.

£6,182 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Stress Self Help Group

The organisation will provide a creche and activity tutors for a self help group for women who are suffering from stress related conditions. This three year grant will provide creche facilities, running costs and fees for freelance tutors.

£1,502 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 South Leeds Asthma Support Group

A self-help group for parents of children suffering from Asthma. The grant, over three years, will enable the the organisation to buy a typewriter, cover running costs and provide a new creche.

£7,574 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Society for Mentally Handicapped Children and Adults

The organisation provides nursery places to children with learning disabilities aged up to four years. The project will prepare children for integration into mainstream schools. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full-time nursery counsellor, a p

£105,516 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Association of Friends of the Blind and Disabled

The project will provide transport to people with disabilities and those who are visually impaired to increase their social opportunities. The one year grant will be used to purchase a specially adapted second hand coach.

£86,375 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Asthma Swimming Club

This project will enable young asthma sufferers and their carers to participate in organised activity holidays. This three year grant will provide running expenses related to activities.

£52,945 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care, Halton and District

This group provides support and self-help services to arthritis sufferers in the Halton area. This three year grant will provide transport costs and volunteer expenses in order to improve contact and increase membership and services to sufferers.

£6,182 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Parish Church Appeal Fund

Leeds Parish Church 1994 Appeal

£215,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 1996 Yorkshire MESMAC

A health promotion project for young men working in the sex industry. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the purchase of office equipment, salary for an advice worker and running costs.

£74,720 Community Fund
13 Dec 1996 Hay Children's Festival of the Arts Ltd.

Purchase of Computer Equipment

£2,436 Arts Council of Wales
11 Dec 1996 Mimika Theatre

Purchase of vehicle and office equipment

£26,500 Arts Council England
9 Dec 1996 Yorkshire Archaeological Society

Whixley Cartulary - Acquisition

£16,600 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 1996 Adel War Memorial Association

Artificial turf pitch with floodlights

£197,059 Sport England
13 Nov 1996 Arts In Healthcare, Leeds

Creation of urban landscape designed by artists

£700,000 Arts Council England
13 Nov 1996 Red Ladder Theatre Company

Purchase of new equipment and a van

£71,429 Arts Council England
22 Oct 1996 Chippendale Society

Temple Newsam House, Chippendale Tables

£50,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
21 Oct 1996 Kippax Welfare Sports/Social Club

Improving and developing changing and shower facilities. New netball court

£80,931 Sport England
25 Sep 1996 West Yorkshire Playhouse

Equipment and Feasiblity Study

£88,000 Arts Council England
25 Sep 1996 Skippko Arts Team

Purchase of various equipment

£7,729 Arts Council England
25 Sep 1996 Yorkshire Women Theatre Company

Touring & Office Equipment

£10,354 Arts Council England
16 Sep 1996 Barwick In Elmet Cricket Club

New Pavilion

£80,716 Sport England
22 Jul 1996 Leeds City Council (Boston Spa Comprehensive School)

All Weather Floodlit Artificial Sports Pitch and 3 Cricket Nets

£243,137 Sport England
22 Jul 1996 St Chads Broomfield Cricket Club

All weather match pitch; all weather practice net; motor mower; fitting out shell of pavilion

£16,242 Sport England
25 Jun 1996 University of Leeds

Sir Herbert Read Library

£130,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Jun 1996 The Market Place (Leeds Parish Church)

Provides information, support and counselling to young people, with drop in sessions and self help groups. The grant, over three years, is for one full time salary for a project leader.

£70,015 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Burmantofts Senior Action

An information, advice and support service for senior citizens. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full time worker, a computer and running costs.

£72,018 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Umoja House Project Ltd

A residential hostel providing short-term accommodation for young people. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment, salaries and related expenses for two workers, funding for a welfare fund.

£80,110 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 International Voluntary Service

Provides community volunteering opportunities in England for young people from ethnic minorities and disadvantaged backgrounds. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time worker, and to pay for office running costs and the costs of information

£16,981 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Chapeltown And Harehills Assisted Learning School

Provides education and training for mainly young black people living in Chapeltown. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of computer equipment and part funding of running costs.

£175,122 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 National Group On Homeworking

To improve conditions for homeworkers with a freephone advice helpline and policy development work. The grant over three years will employ four full time project workers, pay for the running costs of the advice line and equipment.

£364,066 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Leeds Chinese Women's Group

Provides advice and support for Chinese people on low income. The grant, over three years, is to employ two bi-lingual workers and purchase office equipment.

£166,072 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Leeds Women's Aid

Provides a safe refuge for women and their children who have had to leave home because of a violent partner. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time counsellor.

£58,288 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 First Key

The project will train two care leavers to help develop a programme of national activities aimed at improving services for young people leaving care. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ two full time workers, part-time administrative suppo

£177,645 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Stop Hate UK

Provides support for young victims of racial harassment and promotes understanding of racial issues. The grant, over three years, is for office and other equipment, salaries for a project work and administrative support, and running costs.

£169,578 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Otley Citizens Advice Bureau

A Citizens Advice Bureau, providing a money advice service to people on low income. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time outreach worker, an administration worker and additional management support.

£58,282 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Harehills And Chapeltown Law Centre

Provides legal advice, assistance and representation for people on low or no income. The grant, over one year, is for a computer based network system.

£62,564 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Leeds Citizens Advice Bureau

An information and advice service on welfare benefits and debt. The grant, over three years, is for two full time and two part time salaries, and running costs.

£199,612 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Womens Health Matters

Provides health education and awareness for women in disadvantaged communities. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full time project worker and the sessional fees of interpreters and creche workers.

£128,126 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Gipton Supported Independent Living

Provides furnished housing and support for young homeless people. The grant, over one year, is for the purchasing of basic furnishings and reconditioned fridges and cookers for 12 one bedroom flats.

£18,000 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Ridings Housing Association Limited

Provides a personal development programme for young people aged 16 - 25 living in hostels. The grant, over one year, will be used to employ a development worker, purchase office equipment and to run training and outward bound courses.

£26,650 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 S.V.P. Childrens Holiday Camp

Provides camping holidays for children living in inner city areas in Leeds. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of two marquees for use in camping activities.

£4,066 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Leeds Action To Create Homes Limited (LATCH)

Provides self-help opportunities for homeless young people through the provision of long term accommodation. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase and refurbishment of a new building, purchase of a second hand van and the salary of a full time

£187,300 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Windmill Community Transport

A community transport service for disadvantaged groups in inner city Leeds. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of a fully accessible coach and training costs.

£102,341 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Laurel Bank Womens Group

A weekly women's group based in Leeds. The grant, over three years, is to employ a creche worker, fees for guest speakers, outings for children and educational materials.

£6,768 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Izhar Asian Womens Group

A self help group for Asian women in a deprived area of Leeds. The grant, over one year, is for the costs of outings for women and children, fees for creche worker, training sessions, transport costs and promotional materials.

£1,836 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Trinity Playgroup

An inner city playgroup. The grant, over three years, is to provide places in the playgroup at half price for low income families.

£9,300 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Hunslet Womens Group

A self help group offering support to women and children in the Hunslet area. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of creche workers and running costs.

£9,387 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Leeds County Guide Association

Provides a suitable facility for youth training and recreation. The grant, over one year, is for building construction, professional fees and installation costs.

£63,015 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 New Wortley Community Association Limited

A community association run by local users, providing social and educational activities. The grant, over one year, will be used to refurbish the community centre and playground.

£125,800 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 All Hallows Church And Community Project

Provide more room for childcare, youth facilities and community meetings. The grant, over one year, is for the extension of the community centre, and to pay for equipment for the cafe and play area.

£199,738 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Jeene Ki Raaha Asian Women's Carers Group

Provides support and counselling to Asian women carers. The grant, over one year, will be used to provide creche services and outings for the children.

£1,995 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 Belle Isle Foundation

Provides a community managed network of employment and technology projects and opportunities for low income families and unemployed people. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time project worker and to purchase computers and office equipment

£83,171 Community Fund
11 Jun 1996 The Theatre Company Blah Blah Blah!

Tackles the problem of bullying through arts and theatre performances. The grant, over one year, is for salaries, touring, promotional & professional costs associated with the stage production.

£26,068 Community Fund
20 May 1996 North Of England Athletic Association

Photo electric timing equipment for regional use

£15,806 Sport England
2 Apr 1996 Stanley Newmarket Colliery Band

To purchase instruments

£37,800 Arts Council England
2 Apr 1996 St Mary'S Youth Theatre

Purchase of computer equipment

£7,293 Arts Council England
26 Mar 1996 Leeds City Council

Temple Newsam House, Leeds - Lawrence RA, 'Portrait of Lady William Gordon'

£22,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Mar 1996 Whitkirk Wanderers Afc

New changing rooms

£35,495 Sport England
21 Feb 1996 Yorkshire Evening Post Band

Purchase of instruments

£37,841 Arts Council England
19 Feb 1996 Boston Spa Tennis Club

New tennis court

£4,564 Sport England
19 Feb 1996 Beeston Juniors A F C

Fitting out of existing changing room 'shell'

£47,097 Sport England
7 Feb 1996 St Michael's Church, East Ardsley

St Michael's Church, East Ardsley, Wakefield - bell fund

£47,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
24 Jan 1996 Wallace Arnold (Rothwell) Band

Brass Band Instruments

£50,000 Arts Council England