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New local insight highlights physical activity behaviours during COVID-19

New local insight highlights physical activity behaviours during COVID-19

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:42

We've just published the results from our survey which looked at the physical activity behaviours of the residents of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire during COVID-19 restrictions

We conducted the survey...

New Inspiring Futures Programme -  Improving employment prospects for disadvantaged children and young people.

New Inspiring Futures Programme - Improving employment prospects for disadvantaged children and young people.

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 11:04

BBC Children in Need and Youth Futures Foundation have partnered to launch the new £6 million Inspiring Futures programme.

This new programme will support organisations working to improve employment...

Useful General Funding Information Website

Useful General Funding Information Website

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:48

Stronger South Derbyshire have put together an excellent list of more general grants which are available at the moment. They list grants in the following categories:

  • Animals
  • Armed Forces
  • Arts Culture and...
Donations from the SPAR

Donations from the SPAR

Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:49

The Blakemore Foundation is a charitable trust established by the Blakemore family to support good causes across A.F. Blakemore's trading area. This includes their SPAR trading area, which is highlighted...

GSK IMPACT Awards

GSK IMPACT Awards

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:45

Applications are now open for the 2021 GSK IMPACT Awards. The awards are funded by GSK and managed in partnership with The King's Fund. Winning organisations will receive core funding of up to £40,000,...

Charity Survival Fund

Charity Survival Fund

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:40

A new £10 million fund has been set up in response to ongoing concern about COVID-19's economic impact on the charity sector.

The Charity Survival Fund will provide core funding to help UK registered...

Funding to help smaller charities working with older people hardest hit by the Coronavirus

Funding to help smaller charities working with older people hardest hit by the Coronavirus

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:00

Independent Age, which promotes independent living amongst older people, has launched a £2 million Independent Age Grants Fund to help smaller charities across the UK working with older people hardest...

Support for voluntary and community organisations in former coalfield communities affected by Coronavirus

Support for voluntary and community organisations in former coalfield communities affected by Coronavirus

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:40

Emergency grants of up to £10,000 are available to voluntary and community organisations in former coalfield communities which are affected by the coronavirus.

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust have...

Funding to help disadvantaged young people and children

Funding to help disadvantaged young people and children

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:32

Charities can apply for grants of between £500 - £5,000 per year for up to 3 years to help disadvantaged children and young people (up to the age of 25 years) overcome the barriers they face...

Funding to support disadvantaged and vulnerable older people

Funding to support disadvantaged and vulnerable older people

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:28

Charities can apply for grants of between £500 - £5,000 per year for up to 3 years for projects that support vulnerable and disadvantaged people over 50.

To be eligible the charity needs to...