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January, 2020

The 2020 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open!

The 2020 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open!

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:44

The 2020 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open!

The Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme offers funding to groups and individuals who provide and promote swimming in their local... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise, Swimming

Aviva Community Fund - Closes 11th February

Aviva Community Fund - Closes 11th February

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:23

Applications for eligible causes are open for the first round of Aviva's Community fund between 21 January - 11 February.

The process is very different to previous years. Now, through Crowdfunder, causes... Read More »

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

Postcode Lottery funding for health and wellbeing work

Postcode Lottery funding for health and wellbeing work

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:12

Registered charities and community groups can apply for grants of £500 - £20,000 for projects that benefit communities through sports, arts and recreation programmes; and healthy living initiatives... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, active, young people

Girls Active Inspiration Day motivates pupils to make a change in their schools

Girls Active Inspiration Day motivates pupils to make a change in their schools

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 11:46

150 girls from schools across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire have been inspired and empowered to help shape a PE offer that is suitable for all and influence their peers about physical activity choices.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Girls Active, This Girl Can

Funding for Projects that Help Young People Succeed in Adulthood

Funding for Projects that Help Young People Succeed in Adulthood

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 10:24

A new fund has been launched to help young people aged 11-25 to succeed in adulthood.

Grants of between £100,000 and £200,000 are available for projects that for example provide holistic support... Read More »

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

Easy Fundraising this January

Easy Fundraising this January

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:30

It's time to set your fundraising resolutions for 2020! We're working with easyfundraising to help you raise FREE funds for your club, team or organisation this year! Thousands of community sports providers... Read More »

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

Millions of women say seeing 'unrelatable' fitness images on social media has a negative impact on them

Millions of women say seeing 'unrelatable' fitness images on social media has a negative impact on them

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:00

This Girl Can launches powerful new ad campaign showing the raw unfiltered reality of women exercising


• New insights from Sport England reveal that 63% of women who see slim, toned bodies on social... Read More »

Tags: This Girl Can

Nottingham CVS Funding Workshops for groups in Bestwood, Bulwell and Bulwell Forest

Nottingham CVS Funding Workshops for groups in Bestwood, Bulwell and Bulwell Forest

Posted: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 09:33

For new and existing groups in Nottingham's Bestwood, Bulwell and Bulwell Forest communities, Nottingham CVS are delivering funding workshop sessions on:

  • Friday 17 January 2020, from 9.30am to 5pm, at Southglade... Read More »

Tags: Active Notts, Bulwell, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise

East Midlands Airport Fund deadline 4th March

East Midlands Airport Fund deadline 4th March

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 10:50

The Community Fund awards grants to support eligible projects that have a long-lasting community, social or environmental benefit and can award a maximum of £2,000 per application. Projects must... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, disability, economic disadvantage, women and girls, young people

Grants for projects in coalfields communities

Grants for projects in coalfields communities

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 10:34

The Coalfields Community Investment Programme provides grants to community and voluntary groups to tackle key challenges that still affect the top 30% most deprived coalfield communities.

Grants should... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, community, deprivation, economic disadvantage

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