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April, 2021

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.... Read More »

Tags: Girls Active

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.... Read More »

Tags: NSPCC, safeguarding

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... Read More »

Tags: Active Recovery Hub, Sport England, Youth Sport Trust, young people

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... Read More »

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

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.... Read More »

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

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... Read More »

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

Funding for Rural Community and Education Projects

Funding for Rural Community and Education Projects

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 11:14

Charities and organisations with projects which have a charitable purpose working in rural areas to support the education of young people or relief of poverty can apply for grants of between £1,000... Read More »

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

Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation Grant: Next Deadline – 3rd May 2021

Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation Grant: Next Deadline – 3rd May 2021

Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 13:23

Charities working to help those at disadvantage in society can apply to the Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation for support.

Grants of between £250 – £1,000 are available to cover... Read More »

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

New partnership with Ordnance Survey puts routes for people with complex disabilities on the map

New partnership with Ordnance Survey puts routes for people with complex disabilities on the map

Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 09:31

Sense Active have partnered with Great Britain's national mapping agency, Ordnance Survey, to ensure Sensory Walks are easily discoverable via their OS Maps App, as part of our Sport England funded project... Read More »

Tags: Sense, SenseActive, walks

Sport England's Active Together Funding is Still Open

Sport England's Active Together Funding is Still Open

Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 19:43

The Sport England Active Together funding is still available. They have distributed just over £2million of the £2.5million fund so far so there's still almost £500,000 available in extra... Read More »

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