Lottery grants awarded to Rotherham in 2017

46 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
22 Sep 2017 RNN Group

Active for Life Programme

£229,500 Sport England
24 Aug 2017 RMBC Culture Sport and Tourism

Rotherham Show Performance Partnership

£8,500 Arts Council England
23 Jul 2017 Shiloh (Rotherham)

The project has run a user led, voluntary run drop in centre in Rotherham for people who are homeless and/or with multiple and complex needs. Service users will have access to practical help and the support they need for the long-term, not just at a critical point in their lives. They will be given the chance to be in more control of developing future personal goals and identifying opportunities and useful practical solutions to overcome any barriers or issues that may affect them in the future.

£254,305 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jul 2017 Thurcroft Hub

The group will deliver a series of health based activities, to include healthy cooking and physical exercise, for older members of the community. This will encourage people to adopt a healthy lifestyle and engage in physical activity, with the aim of reducing health inequalities in the area.

£9,455 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jul 2017 REMA

The group will deliver arts activities for black and minority ethnic women. This will provide structured, fun things to do with the aim of reducing social isolation.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jul 2017 Think Community & Culture Ltd

The organisation will work with other community groups to showcase positive stories that occur in Rotherham, via an online platform. This will bring the community together to improve cohesion, share good news stories, raise morale and restore local pride.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2017 Church lads' and church girls' brigade (The)

The project will deliver accredited youth leadership and sports leadership skills programmes to local young people to equip them to volunteer to run activities and events in their communities. This will help young people to develop skills and gain qualifications, and to play a role in strengthening their communities by providing peer led activities.

£9,485 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2017 Catcliffe Primary School

The school will install outdoor play equipment and surfacing. This will provide a safe and stimulating place to play, with the aim of reducing health inequalities and improving social skills.

£9,935 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jun 2017 Kelford School

The school will implement summer school activities for pupils with the aim of reducing stress, anxiety and social isolation.

£9,951 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jun 2017 Rotherham United Community Sports Trust

Sport for All

£26,895 Sport England
23 May 2017 Catcliffe Primary Community Group

The group will deliver a series of after school clubs, to include computer science, engineering and music. This will provide pupils with new skills, with the aim of raising educational attainment and aspirations and reduce unemployment in the future.

£9,944 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2017 RMBC Sports Development

Rotherham Active Ability

£38,963 Sport England
10 May 2017 Lost Chord

The group will visit residential homes and day centres to run music sessions for people living with dementia. The project will use music to stimulate the areas of the brain that are still intact, maintaining communication with people with dementia as the condition progresses through its different stages. The music sessions will improve people's quality of life and wellbeing.

£49,884 Big Lottery Fund
9 May 2017 Friends of Thornhill School

The funding will be used to run three community events, including a summer festival, a carnival and Christmas fayre, for people of all ages in the community. The project aims to encourage people to come together and socialise and build relationships in order to raise the confidence of residents and develop community spirit.

£7,050 Big Lottery Fund
2 May 2017 Initiatives for All

The group will deliver lifestyle and employability workshops for local adults to reduce unemployment and health inequalities in the community.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
2 May 2017 Thrybergh Primary School

The funding will be used by an academy to run a series of adult and family activities, including card making, enterprise workshops and parenting skills for members of the school community. The project aims to allow families to participate in creative learning activities whilst discussing issues, in order to improve self-esteem, develop relationships and raise educational attainment.

£8,561 Big Lottery Fund
26 Apr 2017 High Greave Junior School

The school will deliver healthy cooking activities for families and judo, dance and tag rugby for pupils. This will encourage participation in physical activities with the aim of reducing obesity and health inequalities across the school community.

£9,900 Big Lottery Fund
24 Apr 2017 Grimm and Co

Rotherhams Festival of Stories

£60,000 Arts Council England
24 Apr 2017 Trans Active

The group will deliver a series of health based activities, including swimming and climbing, for transgender members of the community. This will provide access to mainstream activities, with the aim of reducing isolation and promoting wellbeing.

£9,470 Big Lottery Fund
20 Apr 2017 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Active Rotherham Communities

£57,104 Sport England
12 Apr 2017 Business and Education Foundation

The group will redesign their current programme, which will enable them to deliver breakfast club employment and enterprise workshops, for disabled and SEN pupils in the community. This will equip them with skills in teamwork, time keeping and organisation, with the aim of improving employment prospects in the future.

£8,274 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2017 Rotherham And District Citizens Advice Bureau

This project is the implementation of a new network system and website, for partners and service users of the citizens advice bureau.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2017 Vrata Chigateri

The Mahabharat

£12,619 Arts Council England
29 Mar 2017 Open Minds Theatre Company

Rotherham Colourscape Festival

£14,950 Arts Council England
29 Mar 2017 Brinsworth Parish Council

Brinsworth Parish Council

£632,000 Big Lottery Fund
25 Mar 2017 Shiloh (Rotherham)

The group will recruit additional sessional staff to provide support for homeless people or those who are vulnerably housed. This will enable the group to meet the demand for their services, ascertain the needs and priorities of service users and ensure the sustainability of the organisation.

£9,840 Big Lottery Fund
21 Mar 2017 West Melton Junior and Infant School

The school will deliver after school and holiday activities, to include gymnastics, African drumming, cooking and multi-sports. This will provide a safe place to participate in structured activities, with the aim of reducing childhood obesity.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2017 Whiston Worry Goose Junior and Infant School

The school will develop an area of land into an outdoor space to encourage creative play and improve communication and social skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 Rotherham Rugby Club Ltd

Increase training and playing capacity with drainage

£65,793 Sport England
9 Mar 2017 Art Makes Sense

This project is arts and craft activities for local people with varying levels of sensory impairments and additional support needs. This will provide opportunities for participation in positive activities, where people can build new friendships and reduce levels of social isolation.

£9,876 Big Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2017 Thrybergh Fullerton Church of England Primary School

This project is a series of out of school health based activities for pupils. This will encourage participation in physical activity, with the aim of reducing obesity and health inequalities.

£9,970 Big Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2017 Holy Trinity Thorpe Hesley PCC

Refurbish the stonework to protect the structural integrity of Grade 2 listed building

£112,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
2 Mar 2017 YMCA White Rose

YMCA White Rose's Active Eastwood

£9,520 Sport England
1 Mar 2017 Mowbray Volunteers & New Arrivals Community Group

This project is the delivery of wellbeing activities, including relationship building, wellbeing conversation, sewing and creative arts, for people with mental health issues. This will provide structured, positive things to do at a local venue, with the aim of reducing depression, loneliness and social isolation.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Feb 2017 Rotherham Free Liners Angling Association

The funding will be used to provide fishing activities for isolated older and vulnerable people in the community. The project aims to help people who are socially isolated and face social exclusion to access positive activities which will reduce isolation and build friendships.

£2,572 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2017 Clifton Learning Partnership

This project will use funding to deliver social development activities, including outings and forest school workshops for young members of the Roma community. This will provide structured, diversionary things to do, with the aim of reducing crime and anti-social behaviour in the area.

£4,531 Big Lottery Fund
7 Feb 2017 Ferham Primary School

This project is the creation of an outdoor play facility. This will encourage creative play experiences for children and the opportunity to increase social skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2017 Rawmarsh Thorogate Junior and Infant School

This project is the installation of an adventure trail. This will encourage participation in physical activities which will help tackle childhood obesity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2017 CHURCH LADS' AND CHURCH GIRLS' BRIGADE(THE)

The funding will be used to deliver youth leadership and sports leadership skills programmes to young people who will then be able to run activities and sports events in their local area. The project aims to improve people?s life chances by providing an opportunity to gain skills and qualification, and strengthen the local community with peer led activities.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jan 2017 Thurcroft Infant School

The school will provide afterschool and holiday learning opportunities for children; using fun learning techniques to improve children?s learning and skills.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
11 Jan 2017 ROAR

This project will work with young new migrants from eastern Europe to create a film documentary portraying their identity and experiences. This will dispel the myths and perceptions of migrants in the community, with the aim of developing community cohesion.

£9,770 Big Lottery Fund
10 Jan 2017 Kimberworth Community Primary School

This project is the delivery of weekend clubs, holiday camps and cookery workshops for pupils and families, particularly targeting dads and boys. This will engage families in activities aimed at improving health and fitness.

£9,011 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jan 2017 Mature Millers Association

This project is the delivery of social activities for older people which will reduce levels of isolation and loneliness.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
6 Jan 2017 Brinsworth Manor Infant School

This project is the delivery of after school and holiday activities for pupils. This will encourage participation in physical exercise with the aim of reducing obesity.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2017 Treeton Memorial Community Centre and Playing Fields

This project is the purchase of a grass cutting machine so that the playing fields in the community can be maintained.

£9,990 Big Lottery Fund
5 Jan 2017 Voluntary Action Rotherham Limited

This project is the creation of a new webpage and database, for the recruitment of new volunteers. This will match the appropriate local people with smaller groups in their area and maintain records of those who are available for volunteering, with the aim of assisting charitable organisations to run more effectively.

£9,960 Big Lottery Fund