Lottery grants awarded to Wakefield

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926 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
28 Sep 2017 CoActive

Learning through the past - 100 years of stories from Wakefield People with Learning Disabilities

£9,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Aug 2017 Wakefield College

Wakefield College - Tackling Inactivity

£83,824 Sport England
28 Jul 2017 Deaf Ex-Mainstreamers Limited

The group will deliver a citizenship programme; particularly for but not exclusive to, deaf black minority ethnic young people. This will reduce isolation and promote inclusion.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
27 Jul 2017 Theatre Royal Wakefield

RandD Creating engaging work for family audiences

£14,904 Arts Council England
26 Jul 2017 Kidz Aware Limited

Kidz Aware Limited

£2,000 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jul 2017 Woolley Village Hall

The group will refurbish and update the kitchen in the village hall. This will enable the group to cater for existing and new groups and will provide an improved facility for community based activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
20 Jun 2017 Rosalie Ryrie Foundation Ltd

The project aims to improve the lives of family members living in an abusive environment. This will be done through supporting individuals to move towards a safer life, free from fear and abuse. The unique approach will work with the whole family where they will learn how to deal with the emotional impact of abusive relationships, break the cycle of destructive and harmful behaviour, whilst tackling the root cause of the issue. There will be a variety of support services available.

£226,150 Big Lottery Fund
31 May 2017 Public Arts

Wakefield Lit Fest Presents: Talking Loud and Saying Summat

£15,000 Arts Council England
31 May 2017 Lions Wakefield Football club

The group will deliver football sessions for Polish children with a focus on integration and conflict resolution to engage children and promote community cohesion.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
18 May 2017 CoActive

The group will provide a learning programme and work placements for people with learning disabilities, as well as developing best practise and resources to create the right environment for people with learning disabilities to work as leaders in organisations.

£8,878 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2017 Ralph Dartford

Word on the Street

£11,022 Arts Council England
8 May 2017 Wakefield and District Carers Association

Wakefield and District Carers Association

£35,961 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2017 Wakefield and District Carers Association

The group will provide a programme of support activities for unpaid carers in the local area. Activities will include counselling services, complementary therapy sessions and a programme called Looking After Me, which will enable participants to focus on their own needs and aspirations. This will improve the mental and physical health and wellbeing of carers.

£35,961 Big Lottery Fund
28 Apr 2017 Beam

Cultural Destinations

£223,000 Arts Council England
5 Apr 2017 Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival

Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival

£10,217 Arts Council England
5 Apr 2017 Terry Gee

Blink

£15,000 Arts Council England
3 Apr 2017 The Youth Association

The group is looking to continue its Monk Bretton Detached Project, which delivers youth engagement work in Monk Bretton and Lundwood, areas with high deprivation levels and many young people on the verge of involvement with crime and anti-social behavior. Street-based youth workers will help dis-engaged young people by building relationships during evenings and weekends in local outdoor spaces. Support and activities will also be offered to develop life skills and improve access to accredited training.

£120,882 Big Lottery Fund
30 Mar 2017 Eastmoor Community Project Ltd

The project will continue some of its existing activity with the addition of a new strand of funding focussed on the development of mental good health, an important need in the community. The group will deliver a preventative programme of support, guidance, awareness-raising and social activities. Sessions and events will also be offered to support people of all ages and backgrounds with learning difficulties, helping them to develop the motivation and confidence to be more productive and live better.

£361,499 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2017 Wakefield Library Service

Creative reminiscence in Libraries

£14,964 Arts Council England
27 Mar 2017 Public Arts

This project is the creation of a writing group for women with mental health issues, as well as drop in sessions, with the aim of changing perceptions of mental health problems in Wakefield and promoting positive mental health.

£9,880 Big Lottery Fund
27 Mar 2017 Crofton Infants' School

The school will install outdoor play equipment and surfacing. This will provide a safe and stimulating place to play out of school hours, with the aim of reducing childhood obesity across the community.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
26 Mar 2017 Beat Autism

This project is trips and activities for autistic children and their families during the school holidays. This will provide social opportunities, with the aim of reducing stress and isolation and promoting wellbeing.

£9,636 Big Lottery Fund
23 Mar 2017 Ralph Dartford

Recovery Songs

£13,500 Arts Council England
20 Mar 2017 17th Wakefield (Outwood Church) Scout Group

The group will purchase a range of camping equipment, to include tents and lighting, for the use of scouts, beavers, brownies and guides. This will enable participation in positive, structured activities.

£9,685 Big Lottery Fund
15 Mar 2017 Sandal Castle VA Community Primary School

The school will deliver morning and lunchtime dance and fitness sessions for pupils. This will encourage participation in physical activities before and beyond the school day, with the aim of reducing childhood obesity.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Mar 2017 New Hall Kidz Limited

This project will develop an outdoor space into a mud kitchen and play area for children visiting loved ones in prison. This will enable residents to access play activities with their children which will give them some resemblance of normality and help improve relationships.

£804 Big Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2017 Sandal Magna Community Academy

This project is a programme of out of school exercise and lifestyle workshops for pupils and their families. This will encourage participation in physical activities with the aim of reducing obesity and health inequalities.

£9,720 Big Lottery Fund
20 Feb 2017 Wakefield St Marys CofE VA Primary School

The school will develop the playground and will provide supervised outdoor activities to engage children in a fun and physical environment.

£9,994 Big Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2017 Dean and Chapter of the Cathedral Church of All Saints Wakef

Then and Now, There and Here: The Imprint of the First World War in Wakefield

£9,200 Heritage Lottery Fund
6 Feb 2017 Crigglestone St James C of E Primary Academy Trust

The school will install an outdoor shelter. This will provide opportunities for disadvantaged children to spend more time outdoors, with the aim of increasing confidence and self-esteem and reducing childhood obesity.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jan 2017 Public Arts

Arts In Place ? Legacy New Practice and Partnerships

£67,000 Arts Council England
12 Jan 2017 Rhubarb Triangle Theatre Company

Warrior Research and Development

£6,072 Arts Council England
4 Jan 2017 Wrenthorpe Primary School

The school will deliver after school physical activities. This will encourage participation in exercise, with the aim of reducing the rising issue of obesity.

£9,926 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jan 2017 Help 4 Victims of Intimate Violence

This project is the provision of a monthly support group for male victims of domestic violence. This will raise awareness and provide a support network to those affected by domestic abuse.

£9,980 Big Lottery Fund
7 Dec 2016 Wakefield Autism Leisure Club

This project is the delivery of activities, including swimming and multi sports, for people aged over 25 with Autism. This will provide opportunities to socialise, improve confidence and independence and reduce isolation.

£6,156 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2016 CoActive Arts

Beyond Bounds

£14,826 Arts Council England
28 Nov 2016 The Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry Trust Fund

This project will recruit volunteers and develop volunteering opportunities for young people in the community. This will strengthen the local volunteer pool.

£8,780 Big Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2016 Wakefield Unit 343 of the Sea Cadet Corps

Rowing for England

£10,000 Sport England
17 Nov 2016 Faceless

Generations

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
27 Oct 2016 Havercroft & Ryhill Community Learning Project

The organisation will purchase laptops and associated software for their community learning environment. This will provide access to IT equipment and enable people to seek online advice and information.

£1,377 Big Lottery Fund
25 Oct 2016 Art House

Change Makers Fund

£132,912 Arts Council England
12 Oct 2016 Church of St Luke the Evangelist, Sharlston

St Lukes Sharlston Bell Restoration Project

£6,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
10 Oct 2016 Kidz Aware Limited

This project will increase awareness and understanding of autism, ADHD and Asperger?s Syndrome and their associated effects via a series of educational talks and training sessions. This will provide access to relevant services and coping strategies to improve the overall quality of life of people with these conditions.

£7,800 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2016 Sandal Rugby Union Football Club Limited

Drainage of 'Shand' Pitch

£58,950 Sport England
30 Sep 2016 The Faceless Company

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of activities at a local care facility. This will build stronger communities through the provision of social activities for all members of the community, reducing social isolation and improving intergenerational relations.

£9,997 Big Lottery Fund
20 Sep 2016 Next Generation Wakefield C.I.C.

This project will provide youth training opportunities for disadvantaged young people from black and minority ethnic communities living in and around Wakefield to challenge perceptions, break down barriers, increase confidence and create opportunities. The project will train youth leaders who will then support the delivery of community activities for young people aged eight and over.

£140,190 Big Lottery Fund
7 Sep 2016 Ralph Dartford

Unity Words Year 2

£10,825 Arts Council England
17 Aug 2016 Theatre Royal Wakefield

Centre For Creativity

£70,000 Arts Council England
10 Aug 2016 Faceless Arts

Art Comes Naturally

£14,999 Arts Council England
30 Jul 2016 Diva Guitars

The organisation will use the funding to run a series of music based therapeutic workshops for adults with mental health issues and their families. This will aid recovery, improve confidence, self- esteem and reduce social isolation.

£8,930 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jul 2016 Wakefield Labour Club

A celebration of the Club's heritage and its contribution to the local community

£6,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2016 St Thomas ? Becket Catholic Secondary School, A Voluntary Ac

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of track cycling to children with autism and to train staff to become coaches. This will provide physical activities for children with autism to improve their health and to improve their social interaction.

£9,944 Big Lottery Fund
4 Jul 2016 St Thomas ? Becket Catholic Secondary School

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a programme of track cycling to children with autism and to train staff to become coaches. This will provide physical activities for children with autism to improve their health and to improve their social interaction.

£9,944 Big Lottery Fund
2 Jun 2016 Eastmoor Amateur Sports Club Limited

Club Redevelopment - Changing Room Upgrade

£1,000 Sport England
27 May 2016 Rycroft Leisure

This new project will offer support for vulnerable young people in Ryhill, Havercroft and surrounding areas through the provision of activities, training and mentoring. The emphasis of the project is to raise self-confidence, improve employment prospects and community improvement. Working with young people who are disaffected and disengaged, the group will provide regular activities including youth club sessions and encourage development of social skills and teamwork.

£281,493 Big Lottery Fund
12 May 2016 Wakefield Hospice

The organisation will use the funding to provide a respite room for families attending the facility that have a member who has been diagnosed with dementia. This will provide a therapeutic area for people to socialise and take time out to relax in a serene environment, with the view of improving mental health and wellbeing.

£8,913 Big Lottery Fund
21 Apr 2016 Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park - Capital stage two

£1,700,000 Arts Council England
20 Apr 2016 Public Arts

Wakefield Lit Fest 2016

£14,900 Arts Council England
13 Apr 2016 City of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council

Wood Street Heritage - Heart of Wakefield

£69,300 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2016 Eastmoor Dragons

The organisation will use the funding to deliver multi-skilled activity sessions for local children and young people, culminating in two celebration events. This will provide volunteering opportunities and accredited training as well as advice on healthy living and eating for beneficiaries to encourage them to become more active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

£9,770 Big Lottery Fund
6 Apr 2016 Rhubarb Bomb

Long Division 2016

£10,000 Arts Council England
29 Mar 2016 Horbury Bridge Bowling Club

Maintenance of Bowling Green & Site

£9,669 Sport England
20 Mar 2016 West Wakefield Methodist Church

The organisation will use the funding to purchase a new oven. This will allow them to offer social events for local residents who are vulnerable, lonely and isolated.

£3,442 Big Lottery Fund
16 Mar 2016 Elsium Education CIC

WW1 Film Project with iPad

£9,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Mar 2016 DanceXplosion

The group will use the funding to provide physical activity sessions and healthy lifestyle advice for primary school children who are at risk of obesity. This will improve their physical health and wellbeing.

£8,700 Big Lottery Fund
29 Feb 2016 Wakefield and District Carers Association

The group will use the funding to provide a range of activities and complimentary therapies for carers. This will improve their overall general health.

£9,910 Big Lottery Fund
23 Feb 2016 Havercroft Academy

The school will use the funding to install fitness equipment and an all-weather surface. This will provide a safe and secure environment for children from the school and local community to play and get active.

£9,750 Big Lottery Fund
19 Feb 2016 Tapepuka

The group will use the funding to offer training to new community volunteers to support vulnerable BME women. This will help beneficiaries settle into the UK and ensure everybody gets the help they need.

£6,370 Big Lottery Fund
18 Feb 2016 Old Sharlston Cricket Club

Old Sharlston Cricket Club Community Building

£94,541 Sport England
17 Feb 2016 Next Generation Wakefield Community Interest Company

This Is My Story...Now Tell Me Yours...

£41,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
9 Feb 2016 Sandal Rugby Union Football Club Limited

Drainage of 'Shand' Pitch

£1,500 Sport England
18 Jan 2016 Ryhill Junior, Infant and Nursery School

The school will use the funding to deliver weekly holiday boot camps, healthy lifestyle workshops, a conference day, family mentoring sessions and trips. This will improve the physical health of pupils and their families.

£8,207 Big Lottery Fund
14 Jan 2016 Sharlston Rovers ARLFC

The group will use the funding to deliver leadership and fitness sessions, for children in local schools after school hours. This will encourage pupils to participate in physical activities, with the aim of reducing obesity and raising educational attainment.

£9,860 Big Lottery Fund
12 Jan 2016 Wakefield Theatre Trust

The Price of Love, Retelling Wakefield Mysteries

£60,000 Arts Council England
8 Jan 2016 Beam

Arts in Place II

£55,000 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 Beam

A New Beam at 30 - Organisational Development

£44,000 Arts Council England
22 Dec 2015 The Federation of Disability Sports Organisations Ltd

The organisation will use funding to deliver activities, such as a drop in service and memory boxes, for older people experiencing dementia. This will provide stimulating therapy for beneficiaries, where participants can discuss times gone by, with the aim of reducing isolation.

£8,350 Big Lottery Fund
17 Dec 2015 Afemai Children's Trust

Travel With Us

£48,800 Heritage Lottery Fund
8 Dec 2015 Sandal Rugby Union Football Club Limited

Upgrade main floodlights and install new on training area

£60,402 Sport England
1 Dec 2015 GASPED

The organisation will use the funding to carry out a consultation to explore why BME community groups are not accessing support services for families and carers of people affected by substance abuse. This will help remove stigma and barriers for local BME communities to access mainstream support services, enable them to develop coping mechanisms, improve their wellbeing and aid recovery.

£9,100 Big Lottery Fund
25 Nov 2015 National Coal Mining Museum for England Trust Ltd

Coalfield Conversations: Increasing Visitor Engagement through Facilitated Surface Interpretation

£646,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
23 Nov 2015 Lippy People

The group will use the funding to work with women within the criminal justice system, female ex-offenders and their families to create and a film which explores the issues of re-offending, relationships and breaking the cycle of children going to prison. This will support the relationships between women in the criminal justice system and their families, with the view of reducing reoffending and successfully resettling ex-offenders.

£9,950 Big Lottery Fund
22 Nov 2015 The Still Waters Church

The organisation will use the funding provide English language classes and a community ambassador to assist new arrivals into the UK with integration, signposting services and guidance. This will provide those arriving from abroad with much needed services and basic educational skill in a bid to increase the rate of integration and reduce isolation.

£9,953 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2015 Wakefield the Mount Junior and Infant School

The school will use the funding to run a series of extra curricular fitness and physical activity sessions aimed at girls in the school. This will enable the organisation to target young people currently not engaged in activity and provide new opportunities to improve physical health and emotional wellbeing.

£9,938 Big Lottery Fund
29 Oct 2015 Shazia Ashraf

99% Halal (Full length play)

£15,000 Arts Council England
16 Oct 2015 The Youth Association

This project will deliver support and engagement activities to young people in the Doncaster suburb of Hexthorpe, aimed at 13-24 year old young people to help develop life skills, access to training and reduce anti-social behaviour. Accredited learning will include courses on employability, active citizenship, community working, food, nutrition and entrepreneurship. Activity programmes will include cycling, boxercise, cultural dance, artwork, music and healthy food preparation/cooking.

£243,692 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2015 Old Sharlston Cricket Club

Old Sharlston Cricket Club Community Building

£69,207 Sport England
8 Oct 2015 i_SPACE

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of activities for young people in the community, such as advice concerning substance misuse, food hygiene and first aid. This will provide beneficiaries with diversionary activities and enable them to work to a recognised qualification, with the aim of reducing crime and anti social behaviour.

£9,989 Big Lottery Fund
6 Oct 2015 The Standbridge Centre

The organisation will use the funding to make improvements to their kitchen facilities and offer healthy cooking classes for local children and young people. This will educate participants about the importance of healthy eating to improve their health and wellbeing.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Sep 2015 Crigglestone All Blacks

The organisation will use the funding to deliver extra-curricular physical activity sessions at 6 local primary and secondary schools. They will provide young people and parents with accredited learning and coaching opportunities to help deliver the sessions, as well as providing positive activities that reduce levels of antisocial behaviour and encourage participants to be more physically active.

£9,803 Big Lottery Fund
16 Sep 2015 Total Sports Foundation C.I.C

The organisation will use funding to deliver a series of sporting activities, for children with disabilities. This will provide beneficiaries with structured things to do during the school holidays, with the aim of reducing obesity and promoting wellbeing.

£9,991 Big Lottery Fund
9 Sep 2015 Richard Wheater

Visible Words from Invisible People

£14,416 Arts Council England
8 Sep 2015 Wakefield Pinders Primary (JIN) School

The school will use the funding to deliver a six month programme of regular after-school, family-focused activities for children and their parents. By providing the opportunity for families from a diverse cultural community to play and enjoy stimulating leisure time together, they will increase social interaction and community cohesion.

£9,890 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2015 Aiden Whalley

Foam Island - development and Huddersfield Activity

£13,600 Arts Council England
10 Aug 2015 The Faceless Company

The organisation will use the funding to work with local older people, young people and families of all abilities in the area to collect stories, images and recordings about the area they live in and create a community exhibition celebrating the Dearne Valley. This will enable the group to encourage intergenerational working and learning throughout the area as well as instil community pride and cohesion, and reduce isolation.

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
5 Aug 2015 Chevin Housing Association Limited

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of holiday activity schemes in Autumn 2015 and Spring 2016 to children aged 8 to 13 years old in the Darnall area of Sheffield. This will improve community cohesion by engaging the diverse community groups living in the area in shared activities thereby reducing tension and increasing mutual understanding and respect.

£9,425 Big Lottery Fund
23 Jul 2015 Dean and Chapter of the Cathedral Church of All Saints Wakef

Telling the stories: Wakefield Cathedral's stained glass windows reinterpreted for the 21st century

£97,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
29 Jun 2015 Inspiring Community CIC

This new project will be delivered to help improve communtiies on the Portobello estate in Wakefield. The project will build on a range of community work previously delivered by a small community group, Portobello Community Forum (PCF). This project will improve the lives of local residents whilst giving them a sense of pride in the area, helping them to engage in activities focusing on skills and training, life skills, health, safety, anti-social behaviour, basic needs and increasing community engagement.

£285,885 Big Lottery Fund
22 Jun 2015 Eastmoor Community Project Limited

The organisation will use the funding to replace the tables and chairs throughout the community centre, which is used for a variety of activities for older people and children. This will ensure that the furniture is safe and suitable for community use.

£9,810 Big Lottery Fund
17 Jun 2015 Wakefield Grammar School Foundation

Wakefield Grammar School and the Great War

£8,300 Heritage Lottery Fund