Lottery grants awarded to Leeds in 2015

238 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
23 Dec 2015 Chris Nykiel

Raised - Me, You and Us

£13,816 Arts Council England
18 Dec 2015 Heads Together Productions Limited

This new project will deliver support to young people, particularly those in poverty, not in employment or education and people with additional needs and mental health issues. It will give them the opportunity to learn new skills, including music, creative writing, drama and journalism. The project will help people boost confidence, improve wellbeing, raise aspirations and make more informed choices about the future. The group will work with local schools, Job Centres and other voluntary groups.

£231,717 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Leeds City Council

Breeze Arts Festival 2016

£14,250 Arts Council England
16 Dec 2015 Leeds City Council

"17th Leeds Young Film Festival, Easter 2016"

£30,000 British Film Institute
15 Dec 2015 RJC Dance

The organisation will use the funding to enable young people to gain informal accredited sports leadership qualifications and work experience in helping to deliver dance and activity sessions. This will develop skills and improve employment opportunities.

£6,370 Big Lottery Fund
9 Dec 2015 Leeds Black Elders Association

The group will use funding to develop an area of land, to include a sheltered seating area and raised beds. This will enable the group to deliver a series of outdoor events and activities, including healthy eating sessions and community barbeques, with the aim of improving diet and reducing social isolation in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2015 Rachel Fullegar

ProDanceLeeds- Artistic pilot/business development

£41,674 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2015 Harewood House Trust

The Art of Landscape

£15,000 Arts Council England
4 Dec 2015 Gerry Turvey

Dance in the Gallery

£14,500 Arts Council England
3 Dec 2015 Yorkshire Sport Foundation

Female Coaching Fund

£41,435 Sport England
1 Dec 2015 The Leeds Library

The Haunting: 250 Years of Ghosts

£60,000 Arts Council England
30 Nov 2015 Leeds Asylum Seekers Support Network

The befriending service aims to reduce isolation, improve well-being, and encourage integration and greater self-reliance among asylum seekers and refugees. It also provides citizens of Leeds with a chance to get to know asylum seekers and refugees, and to help welcome them and find their feet in a new part of the world through being matched with a befriender.

£129,821 Big Lottery Fund
26 Nov 2015 Welcome to Yorkshire

Community Bike Hub

£100,000 Sport England
25 Nov 2015 St John the Evangelist Church, Oulton with Woodlesford, Leed

St John the Evangelist Church, Oulton with Woodlesford, Roof and Rainwater Goods Repairs

£192,400 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2015 Wild Goose Wellbeing C.I.C.

The organisation will use the funding to deliver weekly outdoor wellbeing sessions for adults with stress related illness and mental health problems. This will provide support, forestry and outdoor based activities including crafts and cooking around a campfire for participants to relax, improve their confidence, social skills, mental health and wellbeing.

£9,949 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Swillington Primary School

The school will use the funding to deliver a programme of healthy eating and food growing after school sessions for children and parents. This will improve wellbeing by increasing awareness of food and nutrition and reducing the increased level of obesity in community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2015 Ulleskelf Parish Council

The organisation will use the funding to install outdoor gym equipment on their local sports field, specifically for the benefit of older children and residents over 65 years. This will encourage physical fitness and social engagement for residents within this rurally isolated village.

£9,862 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2015 Holy Family Catholic Primary School

The school will use the funding to install new activity equipment in the playground to give children better opportunities to get fit and stay active.

£9,241 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2015 Workers In Action CIC

The organisation will use funding to deliver domestic cleaning and painting and decorating workshops for NEET single parents who have experienced trauma. This will provide them with new skills and signposting to prospective employers, with the aim of reducing unemployment and promoting family wellbeing.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
13 Nov 2015 Yorkshire Sport Foundation

CSP Funding 2014-17

£402,937 Sport England
12 Nov 2015 Gardener‘«÷s Royal Benevolent Society

The Heritage of York Gate

£84,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Nov 2015 A Quiet Word

Charting the History of Meanwood Park with Local People

£9,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Nov 2015 Northern Voluntary Jazz Promoters Network

NorVolJazz International Touring Programme

£32,515 Arts Council England
9 Nov 2015 AIM Education Leeds Limited

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of educational and physical activities, including drug misuse and problem solving, for young people in the community. This will provide beneficiaries positive, structured activities out of school hours, with the aim of reducing health inequalities and anti social behaviour.

£9,620 Big Lottery Fund
9 Nov 2015 People Matters (Leeds) C.I.C

This project will use funding to develop a social enterprise, to be run by people with learning or other disabilities, following training. This will provide beneficiaries with the skills and knowledge to manage their own business, with the aim of reducing isolation and unemployment amongst people with disabilities.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund
8 Nov 2015 New Shoots

The group will use the funding to deliver weekly gardening and woodland sessions for children and parents within their local school. This will provide parents and residents with volunteering and training opportunities, and provide nature and gardening based activities for children to learn about food growing, healthy diets and encourage them to become more active.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2015 Cardinal Community Enterprise Project

The organisation will use the funding to purchase equipment and resources for its youth club. This will provide positive, fun and educational activities for young people and help to reduce antisocial behaviour, encourage greater community cohesion, and improve their potential and prospects.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Carlos Pons Guerra

Tom s Boys by DeNada Dance Theatre

£14,970 Arts Council England
29 Oct 2015 Burmantofts Community Projects

This is a continuation and expansion project that will provide advice for those most in need for money advice, particularly surrounding debt. The project will train a further 100 volunteers to become Money Buddies and provide information advice and guidance to 8,000 people over five years.

£457,245 Big Lottery Fund
28 Oct 2015 Invisible Flock

105dB

£38,143 Arts Council England
28 Oct 2015 DJ School UK

DJ School UK - Youth Progression Routes

£67,923 Arts Council England
21 Oct 2015 Paul Digby

Art in the Public Sector

£15,000 Arts Council England
16 Oct 2015 Cross Green Community Group

The organisation will use the funding to develop a ?Healing Garden? as part of a community allotment project. This will provide isolated and vulnerable people, such as those recovering from substance misuse, with access to a safe social environment and education that will improve their general health and wellbeing.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 Space2 Leeds

Glowing Embers: the local history of Gipton Fire Station

£37,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Oct 2015 Haqooq Aspire For More

Take me back Ghazals

£49,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Sarah Punshon

We re Stuck! 2015/16

£30,872 Arts Council England
12 Oct 2015 Leeds Gypsy and Traveller Exchange

The organisation will use funding to conduct a feasibility study on their current building, including assessing any structural work that would need to be carried out. This will enable the group to ascertain the long term suitability of the premises for their activities for local members of the travelling community and assist them to decide whether to purchase the building or continue to lease it, or move to new premises which is fit for purpose.

£8,720 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Bramley Phoenix RFC

Renovation and Changing Room Refurbishment

£8,674 Sport England
9 Oct 2015 Brudenell Primary School

The school will use the funding to purchase a greenhouse and develop an outdoor cooking area with shelter. This will enable them to deliver growing and eating workshops and events and encourage participants to live more active, healthy lifestyles.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2015 Ellie Harrison

Grief Series strategic development

£4,750 Arts Council England
7 Oct 2015 David Shearing

THE WEATHER CAF?

£14,980 Arts Council England
5 Oct 2015 Artlink West Yorkshire

The organisation will use the funding to pay professional artists to work with young people who are not in employment or education, affected by offending and antisocial behaviour, or have been excluded from school. This will provide them with an outlet to express themselves, opportunities to improve confidence and self esteem and reduce incidences of crime and anti-social behaviour.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2015 Namaste

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of activities for older people from the community. This will allow them to address issues of social isolation whilst keeping the beneficiaries active, improving physical health and wellbeing.

£8,933 Big Lottery Fund
5 Oct 2015 New Wortley Community Association Limited

The organisation will use funding to install a new central heating system and stackable furniture within their community building. This will provide the community with a warm, safe environment for activities and events and enable older service users to attend during the winter months.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Sep 2015 Ella Peck

Ladylike

£14,507 Arts Council England
29 Sep 2015 Abbey Multi Academy Trust

Trampolining

£3,030 Sport England
29 Sep 2015 World E-Vision

The group will use funding to deliver healthy cooking and eating on a budget workshops for members of the African community. This will encourage beneficiaries to make healthy food choices, with the aim of reducing obesity in the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Sep 2015 Apple Box Company

The organisation will use the funding to launch a program of social events and workshops including one to one parenting support and training and behaviour modification workshops for children aged 8-14. This will improve wellbeing and give children and families better chances in life.

£9,845 Big Lottery Fund
25 Sep 2015 Leeds Beckett University

Row Carnegie

£10,000 Sport England
23 Sep 2015 Leeds Citizens Advice Bureau

organisation will use the funding to update its IT equipment and training suite. This will enable them to improve the training facilities for volunteers, provide access to faster IT equipment for new volunteer advisors and accommodate increasing numbers of clients in need of advice.

£7,679 Big Lottery Fund
22 Sep 2015 St Luke's Church Holbeck

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a variety of activities for members of the community. This will bring together groups of people from various age groups, genders and backgrounds to foster social cohesion and reduce fear and anti-social behaviour in the area.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2015 Sensory Leeds CIC

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish one of their sensory rooms in Headingley. This will improve the therapeutic facilities, enabling more people living with illness, disability and complex needs to access activities to help improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
19 Sep 2015 The South Leeds Academy

The organisation will use the funding to offer extracurricular sports activities for pupils outside of school hours. This will encourage them to take part in physical activities to reduce obesity and improve health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Sep 2015 Middleton Park Dads Club

The group will use funding to deliver a series of activities for dads and their children such as gardening, crafts and cooking. This will provide fathers who do not see their children on a day to day basis with the opportunity to spend quality time with their children and develop their parenting skills, with the aim of reducing isolation and the risk of their children being taken into care.

£9,868 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Red Ladder Theatre Company

Red Ladder Strategic Development

£48,400 Arts Council England
16 Sep 2015 The Leeds Judean Club for Boys and Girls

The project will use the funding to run weekly nutrition and fitness sessions for young people to encourage them to lead healthier lifestyles.

£9,985 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Level Up Academy C.I.C.

The project will use the funding to create a purpose built training space and community centre for emerging creative and physical activities. This will enable the organisation to run activities including Parkour, Free Running and Cheerleading all of which will serve to improve fitness, raise aspirations and provide a diversion from anti-social behaviour.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Sep 2015 Guldasta (Asian Women's Group)

The organisation will use funding to continue to run exercise, activity and healthy eating sessions for isolated Asian women with a range of health issues. This will enable women to bond with other families in the local area and reduce their stress and isolation.

£6,100 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Emma Bolland

Adventures in sound and moving image

£5,324 Arts Council England
9 Sep 2015 Northern Opera Group

Amahl and the Night Visitors

£2,500 Arts Council England
9 Sep 2015 Alan Pergusey

Upside Down at the End of the World

£1,197 Arts Council England
9 Sep 2015 Northern Opera Group

Amahl and the Night Visitors

£2,250 Arts Council England
8 Sep 2015 Baba Dal

The group will use the funding to offer home visits and reminiscence activities for older people from the local Sikh community. This will reduce isolation, exclusion and improve mental health and wellbeing.

£7,720 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Group of Muslim Pensioners (Men)

The group will use the funding to continue offering physical activity and therapeutic sessions for the older Muslim community. This will improve their physical and mental health, wellbeing and help to reduce isolation and loneliness.

£5,900 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Primary School

The school will use funding to install outdoor play equipment and safety surfacing. This will provide pupils with a stimulating place to play out of school hours, with the aim of developing their motor and communication skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 Sep 2015 Group of Muslim Pensioners Men

The group will use the funding to continue offering physical activity and therapeutic sessions for the older Muslim community. This will improve their physical and mental health, wellbeing and help to reduce isolation and loneliness.

£5,900 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 John O Gaunts Tenants And Residents Association

The project will use the funding to deliver a programme of fun activities such as family exercise sessions, gardening, food growing and cooking workshops for residents as well as creative activities for young people and a homework club. This will encourage residents to become active in their communities and improve their health and wellbeing.

£6,700 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2015 Deawa

The group will use the funding to deliver a series of workshops and events to raise awareness of dementia amongst people from Black Asian Minority and Ethnic communities. They will use music, discussions and information about dementia to remove cultural stigma and encourage people affected by dementia to improve understanding, reduce isolation and provide access to person-centred care.

£9,838 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 Blenheim Primary School

The school will use the funding to improve access to outdoor areas. This will allow them to deliver outdoor workshops and encourage more use of green spaces for pupils and parents.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
4 Sep 2015 The Hunslet Club

The organisation will use the funding to run extracurricular activity sessions for young people across six schools in the local area. They aim to reduce levels of obesity and increase the provision of physical activity for young people.

£9,870 Big Lottery Fund
27 Aug 2015 Moortown RUFC

Protecting & improving Moortown RUFC playing pitches

£10,158 Sport England
26 Aug 2015 Soroptimist International of Leeds

SI Leeds Literary Prize 2016

£14,999 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Leeds City Council

Interactive Storytelling Walks at Carriageworks

£8,750 Arts Council England
26 Aug 2015 Experience Community CIC

The organisation will use the funding to purchase mountain trikes and accessories and provide taster training sessions to people wishing to use the trikes. This will enable the group to extend its guided outdoor walks to include people with disabilities or mobility problems by providing appropriate equipment, as well as providing taster sessions for people wishing to purchase their own trike for outdoor use, encouraging more people with disabilities to engage in outdoor activities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
25 Aug 2015 Womens Shield

The organisation will use the funding to run weekly workshops to aid migrant BME women in overcoming social barriers by providing practical, emotional and social support to improve self-sufficiency, education and employment prospects. This will enable the organisation to build stronger communities and alleviate concerns regarding social isolation amongst migrant/BME women.

£9,894 Big Lottery Fund
24 Aug 2015 Yeadon Sailing Club

Girls on the Water - more sailing more often

£8,002 Sport England
23 Aug 2015 Leeds Jewish Student Circle

The organisation will use the funding to provide educational, cultural and health workshops for students and young people. This will enable the organisation to offer new skills to people.

£9,940 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 The Station Allotments Association

The organisation will use the funding to improve security of their allotment site. This will enable the organisation to offer greater protection from threats of thefts and vandalism and a safer environment to encourage the wider community to participate.

£3,920 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Hobbies Together

The organisation will use the funding to run weekly arts and crafts, gardening, and book club sessions. This will enable the organisation to bring lonely or isolated people together to enjoy social activities.

£3,660 Big Lottery Fund
20 Aug 2015 Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust

The organisation will use funding to hire a cook and beautician, on a session basis, for Saturday breakfast and Sunday luncheon clubs, for older members of the community. This will encourage beneficiaries out of their homes to meet new friends and socialise, with the aim of reducing isolation.

£5,760 Big Lottery Fund
19 Aug 2015 Cida Co - The Creativity and Innovation Company

Building Site - The Artist Invites

£10,270 Arts Council England
19 Aug 2015 BAFF

The organisation will use the funding to deliver craft and walking activities, hold coffee mornings and provide various trips for local families and people with learning disabilities. This will relieve pressure from local families and provide new and fun social opportunities for participants.

£8,490 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 The Paper Birds Theatre Company

The organisation will use the funding to deliver an extracurricular project about debt and poverty to young people aged 14-18 years old with practical workshops, drama and writing to explore the issues surrounding debt and how it can be avoided. This will enable the group to give young people the skills and knowledge to safeguard against debt and money lending, reducing the risk of young people and adults entering into debt and into poverty.

£4,747 Big Lottery Fund
18 Aug 2015 The Our Project

A specialist hub support service for boys and girls and young men and women who are either at risk of or have been victims of child sexual exploitation (CSE). It will have a central hub in York city centre with three spoke workers in Scarborough and Ryedale, Harrogate and Selby and York. It is based on the existing service developed by the Child Sexual Exploitation Funder's Alliance and focuses on reducing the risk of CSE and improving people's safety, health and life chances.

£350,324 Big Lottery Fund
17 Aug 2015 Chief Cultural & Leisure Officers Association

Chief Cultural & Leisure Officers Association

£85,000 Sport England
14 Aug 2015 Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School

The organisation will use the funding to install a multi-games unit. This will enable the organisation to extend the school?s programme to engage with children, parents and the wider community in physical exercise with aims of integrating the community through team games. This project will help alleviate concerns regarding poor physical and mental health, social isolation, drug misuse as well as boosting self esteem and educational progress.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 Gipton Methodist Church

The organisation will use the funding to make improvements to the church hall by updating the toilet facilities and installing a new kitchen. This will improve a community venue for activities and events.

£9,993 Big Lottery Fund
14 Aug 2015 Catholic Care (Diocese of Leeds)

The organisation will use the funding to run a pilot telephone service for older people who are socially isolated. This will enable the organisation to ascertain the benefits and value of an out of hours service for older people.

£9,794 Big Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 Yorkshire Life Aquatic

Mermaid Tales

£14,980 Arts Council England
12 Aug 2015 Lauren Hurwood

Theatre tour of You, Me and Everything Else (YMAEE)

£13,533 Arts Council England
12 Aug 2015 Patrick Eyres

Yorkshire Capabilities - a bookwork for CB300

£6,000 Arts Council England
12 Aug 2015 Jesse Bannister

IMOWI (Indian Music On Western Instruments)

£7,884 Arts Council England
12 Aug 2015 Hunslet Rugby Foundation

Hunslet Heroes the complete history of Hunslet Rugby League club

£86,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Aug 2015 Leeds Gypsy and Traveller Exchange

Feet on the Ground: Gypsy and Traveller Heritage

£100,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2015 Myaware Leeds & Branch Branch of Myasthenia Gravis Associati

The organisation will use the funding to hold a conference for people who have been diagnosed with myasthenia, as well as their families and carers. This will provide support, advice and guidance for those affected by the condition to help improve their mental health and wellbeing.

£5,850 Big Lottery Fund
11 Aug 2015 Myaware Leeds & Branch of Myasthenia Gravis Association

The organisation will use the funding to hold a conference for people who have been diagnosed with myasthenia, as well as their families and carers. This will provide support, advice and guidance for those affected by the condition to help improve their mental health and wellbeing.

£5,850 Big Lottery Fund
9 Aug 2015 Communities Inspired

The group will use funding to deliver a series of evening and holiday activities, including leadership workshops, for young people from diverse backgrounds. This will bring beneficiaries from various communities together and enable them to learn about conflict resolution and the consequences of their actions, with the aim of reducing anti social behaviour and developing a greater understanding of the cultures surrounding them.

£9,806 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2015 SNAPS - Special Needs and Parent Support

The group will use the funding to undertake a mapping and assessment exercise to identify gaps in services. This will provide them with a clear picture of families and children's needs and highlight the areas they need to improve.

£9,800 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2015 Grace Fool Collective

Catapult (exit strategy for Gracefool Collective)

£14,929 Arts Council England
29 Jul 2015 Friends of Gledhow Valley Woods

The organisation will use the funding to create a wildflower meadow. This will enable the organisation to transform an area of neglected land which has in the past been subjected to anti-social behaviour and thus improve the local environment.

£2,057 Big Lottery Fund