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Funding to remove the barriers in getting outdoors and experiencing wild places

Funding to remove the barriers in getting outdoors and experiencing wild places

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 10:14

Alpkit make small awards to people, groups and schools that work to remove the barriers in getting outdoors and experience wild places.

Alpkit support grass-roots direct action projects that tackle issues...

Funding for projects in rural areas

Funding for projects in rural areas

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 09:53

Calor has reopened their Rural Community Fund. The fund is only open to projects which are in 'off-grid locations'. 'Off-grid locations' means any location that is not connected to a mains or natural...

Magic Little Grants 2021

Magic Little Grants 2021

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 09:20

The Magic Little Grants programme has reopened for 2021 - awarding grants of £500 to small charities and community groups across the UK.

The programme is run by Localgiving, alongside six funding...

Funding to help people towards the labour market

Funding to help people towards the labour market

Posted: Sat, 01 May 2021 09:30

The next round of the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) Community Grants Programme is now open.

This grant programme gives small voluntary and community organisations, with a turnover of less than...

Girls Active group share how they engaged more of their peers in sport and activity

Girls Active group share how they engaged more of their peers in sport and activity

Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 08:52

Over the past 18 months a number of schools from Derbyshire and Notts have been taking part in Girls Active, which empowers girls to influence the PE, sport and physical activity offer at their school....

New safeguarding in sport animation

New safeguarding in sport animation

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 15:55

**Shared on behalf of NSPCC**

A new animation launched by the NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) is helping more people to understand what child protection and safeguarding mean in a sports setting....

Activity hub to help children achieve 60 minutes a day is launched

Activity hub to help children achieve 60 minutes a day is launched

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 10:41

A new Active Recovery Hub has launched to provide schools, local authorities, and families with easy access to free resources to get children moving before, during and after the school day.

The Youth Sport...

Tesco Community Grants

Tesco Community Grants

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 09:43

Tesco Community Grants is open for applications from charities and community organisations to bid for up to £1,500. Three projects in 575 local communities are voted on by customers in Tesco stores...

Empowering Women Fund

Empowering Women Fund

Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 15:14

Through Solace, grants are available for small women's groups and organisations to support the development of innovative ways of empowering women in their local area, and to build organisations' capacity....

Raise Funds for Your Organisation when Shopping Online!

Raise Funds for Your Organisation when Shopping Online!

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 11:44

With meeting up in gardens allowed again, everyone is buying patio furniture and BBQs and this means free donations for your club!

Homebase, Argos John Lewis and Amazon (& many more) will all send your...