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Refurbishment of Upper Floor to improve Bridge Club premises 25 Jan 2016

This funding will be used to refurbish the Bridge Club’s premises which are in need of repair and updating.

Amount: £9,901
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Kilmarnock/Portland Bridge Club
Region: Scotland
District: East Ayrshire

I.T Step Up 10 Feb 2016

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Oldham, Greater Manchester. The organisation will use the funding to deliver basic and bespoke IT and internet awareness training to older women in the BAME community in the area. This will improve their ability to access employment and volunteering opportunities, and increase their ability to interact and communicate with younger members of their family and friends.

Amount: £9,996
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Saheli Women's Group
Region: North West
District: Oldham District

Cowshed milk bar & internet cafe 22 Mar 2016

The organisation will use the funding to purchase IT equipment and deliver focussed sessional workshops over a period of 40 weeks in a safe and comfortable environment. This will enable young people to have better chances in life through increased access to IT equipment, focused sessional support work to assist with CV writing and help with searching for jobs online to improve the individual’s employability.

Amount: £6,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Aspire Community Action Group
Region: North West
District: Bolton District

Prism young people's befriending and mental health wellbeing service 23 Mar 2016

Prism young people's befriending and mental health wellbeing service

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Prism
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Celebrate Speldiburn's Grand Opening 16 Nov 2016

Celebrate Speldiburn's Grand Opening

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Bressay Development Ltd
Region: Scotland
District: Shetland Islands

Confidence in Communication 13 Apr 2016

The organisation will use the funding to send 12 of their members to attend the British Stammering Association’s Star Fish 3 day conference, to increase their skills and improve their communication techniques. This will enable the organisation to support the development and training of the participants to gain practical skills which will be cascaded to the whole membership of the group aiming to encourage all members to participate in activities such to help foster positive attitudes and development.

High street humanity - using social business to transform the lives of 20 Oct 2015

High street humanity - using social business to transform the lives of

Amount: £7,512
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Social Bite Limited
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Seas The Day 14 Jun 2016

This group offer a range of workshops, learning programmes and a consultancy to promote and understand mental wellbeing, increase confidence and create positive connections. This project will involve participants making and presenting a touring arts installation in Ross-shire, Inverness and Lochaber.

Amount: £9,006
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Creativity In Care CIC
Region: Scotland
District: Highland

A FLIGHT of personal development 17 May 2016

The organisation will use the funding to recruit, train, support and engage twenty harder-to-reach and disadvantaged local people who, through an intensive personal development programme, will become valued members of the performance team as stewards, information providers and production assistants. This will provide social opportunities for isolated older people and skill building and work experience for young adults with learning disabilities and NEETs.

Womenspire - A celebration of Women in Govan 16 Nov 2016

Womenspire - A celebration of Women in Govan

Amount: £4,792
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Gilded Lily Inspiring Enterprise CIC
Region: Scotland
District: Glasgow City

Progress to Success 27 Jul 2016

The group will use the funding for a new project that will provide local women with advice and support around wellbeing and health, employment, education and development services. The project will also provide training in literacy, confidence, welfare rights and debt management. This will enable beneficiaries to develop their skills in areas such as conflict resolution, interpersonal communication and problem solving as well as improving their self-esteem whilst promoting social cohesion.

Rotary & Chemistry with cabbage in schools and in partnership with par 25 Jan 2017

The funding will be used to deliver twenty ‘introduction to science’ sessions for primary school children and their parents. The project aims to improve people’s life chances by stimulating their interest in subjects with better employment potential and by encouraging them to achieve academically.

Amount: £8,500
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Rotary Club of Crewe Trust Fund
Region: North West
District: Cheshire East

Heroes Return Project 30 Nov 2015

A Heroes Return project

The urban woodland 22 Mar 2016

The organisation will use the funding to create an outdoor woodland area on the grounds of the school. This will enable the school to provide opportunities for pupils to engage safely in outdoor play and exploration in an area where there are few green spaces to improve wellbeing, health and development.

Fife Communities Climate Action Network 03 Sep 2015

This group will use the funding to pilot a model of supporting and building capacity among its members on a regional level in Fife over a 1 year period. The project will deliver a programme of networking events, increased communication with groups and facilitation of joint projects between members.

Amount: £9,980
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: SCCAN Community Interest Company
Region: Scotland
District: Fife

The 60s club 30 Sep 2015

The organisation will use the funding to run intergenerational discussion groups between college students and older members of the local community. This will aim to reduce isolation and loneliness of older people in the local community and improve health and wellbeing.

Amount: £9,770
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Yeshivas Lubavitch Manchester
Region: North West
District: Salford District

Pure Insight - Insightful Mentoring Programme 2016 - 2020 27 Jul 2016

This is an expansion of existing work delivered by Pure Insight. The project will continue to support young people, aged 16-28 and living in Stockport, Manchester and Cheshire East, leaving the care system through positive mentoring. Beneficiaries will be matched with a mentor who will work with them and provide advice and support to help improve specific life skills.

Amount: £288,470
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pure Insight 1628
Region: North West
District: Stockport District

Ballater School Active Playground Project 14 Jul 2015

Ballater School Active Playground Project

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Ballater School
Region: Scotland
District: Aberdeenshire

Friendship Celebration Year 14 Jul 2015

Friendship Celebration Year

The Changing Perspectives Project 14 Sep 2016

The organisation will train four individuals with experience in mental health first aid to deliver interactive awareness sessions to vulnerable people with mental and emotional health issues. The aim of this project is to engage, educate and break down barriers for people in the community to improve their psychological and physical wellbeing and promote social inclusion.

Amount: £9,075
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Equilibrium North West CIC
Region: North West
District: Wirral District