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April, 2020

Funding to support charities and not-for-profit organisations responding to COVID-19

Funding to support charities and not-for-profit organisations responding to COVID-19

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 14:52

Charities, CICs and special schools can apply for capital grants of up to £5,000.

The Clothworkers' Foundation's Emergency Capital Programme will provide small capital grants to allow charities with... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, COVID-19, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Resource to help parents and carers keep children and young people active at home is launched

Resource to help parents and carers keep children and young people active at home is launched

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 12:06

A new programme of activities to help schools support parents and carers to keep children and young people active at home has been launched by the Notts School Games Organiser Network and Active Notts.... Read More »

Tags: Active Notts, Get Active, Schools, young people

Small Grants for Charities

Small Grants for Charities

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 11:17

The Schroder Charity Trust offers grants up to £5,000 for charities supporting education, communities, the environment, health, arts and culture, heritage etc. Grants are for both core costs and... Read More »

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

Small grants for mental health related projects - NSUN Covid-19 Fund

Small grants for mental health related projects - NSUN Covid-19 Fund

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 16:09

The National Survivor User Network (NSUN ) is to launch a new fund at the end of April. Grants up to £1,000 will be available for peer support, community action and mutual aid for mental health during... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Covid 19, Funding, Lead and Organise, Mental Health

Funding for groups supporting the over 70s

Funding for groups supporting the over 70s

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 14:23


Persimmon Homes Community Champions donates £64,000 every month in payments up to the value of £1,000.

From April 2020 all funding will go directly to groups supporting the over 70s.

This fund... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, COVID-19, Funding, Lead and Organise

COVID-19 related grants up to £500 available from Alpkit

COVID-19 related grants up to £500 available from Alpkit

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 14:06

Alpkit welcome applications from individuals or organisations serving those affected by coronavirus, across the country. Grants of £500 are available.

Examples include:

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Covid 19, Funding, Lead and Organise

Nottinghamshire COVID-19 Community Fund

Nottinghamshire COVID-19 Community Fund

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 10:21

First batch of community grants have been awarded.

Nottinghamshire County Council has announced that 85 local charities and voluntary groups helping vulnerable residents through the coronavirus crisis have... Read More »

Tags: Active Notts, Covid-19, Funding, Lead and Organise

The Wesleyan Foundation

The Wesleyan Foundation

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 12:04

The Wesleyan Foundation aims to support registered charities, constituted voluntary and community groups delivering projects in Nottinghamshire. They are interested in projects which will promote or improve... Read More »

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

Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund

Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 18:15

Voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations have a vital role working alongside NHS colleagues to support anyone who has a mental health problem. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, demand for mental... Read More »

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

ECB Launch Emergency Support Programmes for Cricket Clubs / Leagues

ECB Launch Emergency Support Programmes for Cricket Clubs / Leagues

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 13:49

Cricket clubs and leagues are now able to apply to two new funding schemes specifically designed to help see them through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The measures are part of a £61m package designed... Read More »

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