13 groups in Glasgow will share over £95,000 from the most recent round of funding from Awards for All from the Big Lottery Fund Scotland.

Common Wheel, secured over £8,000 for their bid to engage with dementia sufferers in Glasgow care homes, using  storytelling, music and dance in a bid to connect with  connect with and bring joy to the lives of those affected by dementia, while  Al-Falaah Academy in Pollokshields won around £7,000 to buy sports equipment for classes aimed at young BME people.

Other organisations in Glasgow awarded funding are

  • DOJO 813 (SCIO)
  • Glasgow Eagles Sports Club
  • Greater Easterhouse Supporting Hands
  • Hospital Broadcasting Service
  • Larkfield Centre
  • Lethamhill Junior Golf Club
  • Real Food, Real Folk Limited
  • Sparta Trampoline Club
  • O.A.D.S (Trauma of Alcohol and Drugs Support)
  • Unity for Integration Project
  • Visual Statement

Awards for All Scotland is a partnership between Big Lottery fund and SportScotland which administers grants of between £500 – £10,000 to projects that bring communities together to enjoy a range of activities.  Groups interested in applying to this fund can access more information here