Grants for Places of Worship
St Helen’s Church – Phase 2 fabric conservation project
This five month project builds on phase one. Phase two focusses on a range of stone decay and erosion problems which are currently presenting issues
Applicant: St Helen’s church Kelloe
Decision: Award Grant of £193,800 (73%)
Holy Name Church-90 yearsof History and Heritage
This project will capture community memories to mark Holy Name Church's 90th anniversary.
Applicant: Holy Name Parish
Decision: Award Grant of £4,800 (83%)
People’s Pyrex - an exhibition celebrating the value of Pyrex glass within our daily lives
This six month project aims to tell the story of Pyrex glass, produced in Sunderland from 1922 to 2007.
Applicant: Sunderland Culture
This project will engage underrepresented BAME and Latin American communities in exploring and documenting their own stories traditions and life experiences.
Applicant: Vamos Festival
Decision: Award Grant of £10,000 (100%)
Portrait, Faces & Fabric Of Our Community
This two-year project proposes to bring together the multi-ethnic audience and service users within the Byker Community Association to share their individual heritages
Applicant: Byker Community Association
FROM SILL to SEA The heritage of Northumbrian Folk Tales
The project will engage new and priority audiences with Northumbrian folk tales, explore their significance and connection with wider local heritage.
Applicant: Headway Arts
Decision: Award Grant of £45,000 (100%)
A Room to Remember: Renovating Salvin’s chapel as a heritage community space
This year long project aims to repair and restore areas of the Salvin Chapel, within Hindmarsh Hall, Alnmouth and provide resources for people to find out more about the heritage of the building and village.
Applicant: Hindmarsh Hall Trustees
Everyday Life In A Northumbrian Manor
This project will provide opportunities for volunteers, school children and the wider community to discover more about the heritage of the people of Northumberland through having increased access to the County's manorial records.
Applicant: Northumberland Archives
Decision: Award Grant of £73,100 (91%)
Wild West End
This two year project will work across the Arthur's Hill and Wingrove wards of West Newcastle to help connect the local community with its natural heritage
Applicant: Greening Wingrove Community Interest Company
Decision: Award Grant of £50,200 (98%)
This two year project will support a group of young people to help conserve Derwent Valley's native woodland
Applicant: Durham Wildlife Trust
First World War
The legacy of the First World War for West Newcastle
This project aims to carry out research, undertake visits, deliver events and activities, and create an exhibition, all focused on the impact that the First World War had on the West End of Newcastle.
Applicant: St James' Heritage and Environment Group
Decision: Award Grant of £3,400 (93%)
Women and Girls in the First World War - from Kitchen to Land Army
This year long project aims to engage 200 women and girls from Newcastle in exploring and learning about the role and impact that women had during the First World War,
Applicant: West End Women and Girls Centre
Sir Lawrence Arthur Pattinson: The Story of a First World War Pilot
The proposed project will give around 60 young participants the opportunity to learn about aerial combat during the conflict
Applicant: Newcastle University
Decision: Award Grant of £7,600 (100%)
Upper Derwent Heritage
The proposed project will allow a comprehensive enhancement of conservation and community engagement strategies with the heritage of the Derwent Reservoir and surrounds.
Applicant: North Pennines AONB Partnership