Grant Success

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Grant Success

Read about the brilliant local causes that couldn’t have been helped without your support, details on our fantastic winning members, and the latest goings on at the Lottery, and when we’re out and about.

View All Grant Success Winners Lottery Latest

May 28, 2013

Lottery grant boosts fundraising for new community centre

The Pride in Penrith Lottery recently awarded a grant of £1,000 to the St Catherine’s Project Development Fund, who are currently building a small community centre at St Catherine’s church in Drover’s Lane, Penrith. The grant will be put towards new equipment for the centre, which will provide space for activities for the benefit of… Read more »

May 28, 2013

Lottery bats £800 over to developing Cricket Club

Grant applications are coming in thick and fast to the team at the Pride in Penrith Lottery; who has most recently awarded £800 to Culgaith Cricket Club.   The grant will help the cricket club fund essential coaching equipment for their newly structured Junior and Players section.  This will enable local junior players to benefit… Read more »

October 15, 2012

Penrith Canoe club paddle away with a grant

The board of the Pride in Penrith Lottery are delighted to announce they have recently awarded Penrith Canoe Club a grant of £900.  The grant, which was presented earlier this month to Tim Mather, Chairman of Penrith Canoe Club is a welcome cash injection for the club which was only set up in September. The grant… Read more »

June 14, 2012

Penrith Bowling Club receive donation

More community based projects are also benefitting from donations from the Pride in Penrith Lottery.  After the devastating arson attack on Castle Park Bowling Club the board of the Lottery were pleased to receive an application to help fund the replacement of essential equipment that was lost in the recent fire.  Temporary accommodation has been… Read more »

June 12, 2012

Jubilee projects benefit from grant funding

It is no surprise that an application came through to the Lottery recently to help fund the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in the town.  A donation of £250 was awarded to the Parochial Church Council of the Parish of St Andrew to help them stage Jubilee celebrations over the bank holiday.  This included screening of… Read more »

May 23, 2012

Grant awarded to Penrith Cricket Club

Philip Park MBE of Penrith Cricket Club commented “Being awarded this grant is a terrific morale booster for the club and it really is great that the Pride in Penrith Lottery is willing to provide such valued support. I would like to thank the Lottery for supporting the work of the cricket club and I… Read more »

February 13, 2012

The Pride in Penrith Lottery supports local community group

The Pride in Penrith Lottery has given out its second grant of 2012.  A cheque of £2,908 was presented to Helen Errington, Chairperson of Tirral and Sockbridge Community Area (TASCA) who applied to the Pride in Penrith Lottery to try to raise money for the local community project. The people of Tirral and Sockbridge have… Read more »

February 2, 2012

The Pride in Penrith Lottery makes a splash at Penrith Swimming Club

The board of the Pride in Penrith Lottery are delighted to announce they have recently awarded Penrith Swimming Club with a grant of £1425.  The grant, which was presented earlier this week to Ian Powley, President of Penrith Swimming Club is a welcome cash injection for the club who were in need of some funding… Read more »

September 13, 2011

More grants presented to good causes

We recently presented cheques to two further good causes. The first was to Peter Ward of Penrith in Bloom for £1,000 and a further £200 was presented to Sheila Thompson of Hospice at Home. "I would like to thank the Pride in Penrith Lottery for their generous grant of £200 for the purcahse of a TV… Read more »

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