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April, 2018

Sports clubs urged to take part in volunteering survey

Sports clubs urged to take part in volunteering survey

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:15

Sport England is currently inviting sports clubs to take part in a survey to help them ensure that clubs have the right support to recruit and retain volunteers.

Sport England wants to understand more about... Read More »

Tags: Developing Sport, Sport system

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:07

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) has today been renamed as the Activity Alliance.

A brand identity has been developed to support the organisation's new name and wider remit, which is being... Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance

Funding for sports kit, equipment and travel – deadline 31st May

Funding for sports kit, equipment and travel – deadline 31st May

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:23

GFORCE Grassroots Campaign is open for nominations for 2018 from sports clubs and teams across the Midlands. They have set aside a £5,000 pot of money which organisations can apply to for grants,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

The Ashfield Community Fund

The Ashfield Community Fund

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:15

The Ashfield Community Fund is to support people in Ashfield by making grants to groups who work to directly benefit the communities in the District.

This fund is available for groups which deliver projects... Read More »

Tags: Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise, active, news

Retain the Game 2018 (Football)

Retain the Game 2018 (Football)

Posted: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:46

The Football Association and Football Foundation have launched 'Retain the Game', a new scheme aimed at supporting the retention of adult male football teams. The scheme will provide grants of £750... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Football, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Sporting Capital - Investing in Active Communities

Sporting Capital - Investing in Active Communities

Posted: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:11

Sporting Capital is the first social investment fund in England that focuses specifically on organisations and projects that help to develop communities through sport and physical activity. The £3m... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Developing Sport, Funding, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Toolkit released to help sport and recreation organisations meet GDPR requirements

Toolkit released to help sport and recreation organisations meet GDPR requirements

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:15

A toolkit to help organisations across the sport and recreation sector to meet the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on May 25, 2018, has been released... Read More »

Tags: Sport system

Torch Trophy Trust - Coach Bursary Fund is now Open

Torch Trophy Trust - Coach Bursary Fund is now Open

Posted: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:29

Torch Trophy Trust bursaries provide financial support to individuals or groups wishing to undertake training to enhance their knowledge or improve their coaching skills to assist their club, organisation... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Coaching Derbyshire, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, coaching

Sport for Development Innovation Fund

Sport for Development Innovation Fund

Posted: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 10:28

Over the past 20 years, sport for development projects have flourished all around the world. However, whilst the use of sport as a tool for social change is often seen as a relatively new innovation in... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Developing Sport, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system

Youth Sport Trust launches new four-year strategy

Youth Sport Trust launches new four-year strategy

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:09

The Youth Sport Trust has launched a new four-year strategy – Believing in Every Child's Future - which sets out a vision to halt the decline in children's physical, mental and social wellbeing using... Read More »

Tags: Sport system