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This Girl Can and parkrun are teaming up for International Women's Day

This Girl Can and parkrun are teaming up for International Women's Day

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 12:43

This Girl Can and parkrun are teaming up to celebrate International Women's Day by encouraging all women and girls to join their local parkrun on Saturday 7 March 2020.

Sport England, who launched a new...

National Village & Community Halls Census Launched

National Village & Community Halls Census Launched

Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 08:10

Rural Charity Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) releases a comprehensive survey to over 10,000 village halls once every ten years.

ACRE will use the data collected to help secure funding for...

The Comic Relief Community Fund – Grants for Smaller Organisations

The Comic Relief Community Fund – Grants for Smaller Organisations

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 14:14

There are two types of grants available to organisations whose work delivers on one of Comic Relief's four strategic themes one of which includes Mental Health Matters.

Under the Mental Health Matters ...

Henry Smith Charity - Holiday Grants for Children – Opens 1st March 2020

Henry Smith Charity - Holiday Grants for Children – Opens 1st March 2020

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 14:10

Schools, youth groups and not for profit organisations can apply for grants towards holidays or outings within the UK for children aged 13 and under who are from deprived areas or have a disability. Applications...

Support for Environmental Outreach Education for Disadvantaged Young People

Support for Environmental Outreach Education for Disadvantaged Young People

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 13:53

Schools, colleges and youth groups can receive up to 75% towards the costs of providing environmental outreach education for groups of disadvantaged young people through the Field Studies Council's Kids...

Funding for Skills, Employment or Health through the Coalfields Regeneration Trust

Funding for Skills, Employment or Health through the Coalfields Regeneration Trust

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 10:56

The Coalfields Community Investment Programme is a £500,000 fund created to support activities that tackle some of the key challenges that still remain in coalfield communities. The fund is open...

Funding to help young people support each other and improve wellbeing

Funding to help young people support each other and improve wellbeing

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 09:41

Grants of up to £35,000 are available to help young people support each other and improve wellbeing on their move up to secondary school.

They expect to make up to eight grants of up to £35,000...

Table Tennis - Inclusivity Grant Scheme - Closes 28th February

Table Tennis - Inclusivity Grant Scheme - Closes 28th February

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 09:22

Clubs and organisations are being invited to apply for Table Tennis England funding to help get more people from minority or underrepresented groups playing table tennis.

The inclusivity grant scheme, now...

Rugby Union – funding opportunity to engage young people and their families

Rugby Union – funding opportunity to engage young people and their families

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 08:53

Sport England and England Rugby are looking for new 'Local Experts' who offer a community service link and/or rugby club link to partner with to increase participation in rugby, to deliver on seven new...

Sport England Small Grants – New Video Tutorial

Sport England Small Grants – New Video Tutorial

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 10:50

Edwina Archer, Funding Lead has recorded a series of funding tutorials. These tutorials consider the key points for a variety of the major funding programmes which are suitable for sport and physical activities....