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Derbyshire's Action Grants - Get Your Bids in Now!

Derbyshire's Action Grants - Get Your Bids in Now!

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:33

Derbyshire County Council's Action Grants are currently open for applications of up to £500. So far, over 80 grants have been awarded to help sports clubs start new sessions, train coaches and volunteers... Read More »

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

Funding to Help Rebuild Communities

Funding to Help Rebuild Communities

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:47

The Wakeham Trust provides grants to help people rebuild their communities. They are particularly interested in projects including:

  • Neighbourhood projects
  • Projects involving community service by young people,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, social exclusion

Health and Wellbeing Fund For Young People - Deadline: 15 February

Health and Wellbeing Fund For Young People - Deadline: 15 February

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:32

A new fund has been announced by the government to support voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations that help children and young people with their mental health. Applications are... Read More »

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

Football Foundation - Funding for Football Equipment and Facilities

Football Foundation - Funding for Football Equipment and Facilities

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:40

Grants of up to £10,000 are available to schools, grass roots football clubs, local authorities and professional and semi-professional football clubs and their associated community organisations... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, football

Les Mills Fund For Children - deadline April 2019

Les Mills Fund For Children - deadline April 2019

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:30

Grants of up to £1,000 are available to registered charities and non-profit organisations who work to improve the education and physical and emotional well-being of children.

Applicants applying for... Read More »

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

Calor Rural Communities Fund - reopens March 2019

Calor Rural Communities Fund - reopens March 2019

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:09

Calor Rural Community Fund offers rural off grid communities the chance to gain funding for projects that will improve local life.

Applications for funding are divided into three categories: £1,000,... Read More »

Tags: Funding, economic disadvantage, social isolation

Tampon Tax £15 Million Available for Projects that Support Vulnerable Women and Girls

Tampon Tax £15 Million Available for Projects that Support Vulnerable Women and Girls

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:57

Grants of at least £1 million are available for projects that support victims of domestic violence or work to reduce rough sleeping and homelessness among women.

Funding is also be available to programmes... Read More »

Tags: Funding, women and girls, young people

Veola Trust Grants deadline February 2019

Veola Trust Grants deadline February 2019

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:36

The next closing date for stage 1 applications to the Veolia Environmental Trust is the 28th February 2019.

Grants of up to £75,000 are available to constituted not for profit organisations and registered... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, capital

Paul Hamlyn Youth Fund

Paul Hamlyn Youth Fund

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:31

Not for profit youth organisations that support young people (aged 14 - 25) facing disadvantage can apply for grants of between 10,000 and £60,000 through the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund.

The... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, disability, economic disadvantage, social exclusion, young people