The North Face Launch Covid-19 Explore Fund

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 11:29

The North Face Launch Covid-19 Explore Fund

The North Face have created a Covid-19 Explore Fund to support the outdoors and exploration communities.

The aim of the €1 million fund is to provide critical financial support for people and organisations who make exploration possible, such as mountain guides, gyms, climbing coaches and ski schools.

Registered companies and charities in the UK can apply for funding of up to €50,000 to aid survival and recovery until they are able to fully operate again.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Conservation groups and organisations​
  • Outdoor charities​
  • Outdoor industry associations​
  • Organisations or companies involved in the following sports/activities: ​ camping, environmental education, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, indoor rock climbing, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, trail running, alpinism​.

The Brand will work with national and local outdoor officials to allocate funds.

The deadline for applications is midnight on the 22nd May 2020.

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