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Awards success for Jog Derbyshire

Awards success for Jog Derbyshire

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:12

There was some great news for the Jog Derbyshire team last month as leaders and groups scooped regional awards in the Derbyshire Sports Awards.

Jog Duffield leader Julie Corne and Derby based Pride Joggers... Read More »

Tags: JOG Derbyshire

The friendliness of our jog groups

The friendliness of our jog groups

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:34

This blog tells the story of an experience with Jog Crich through the eyes of a first timer and her son. Do you remember the warm, excited feeling and the strong sense of achievement you felt the day you... Read More »

Tags: JOG Derbyshire

Youth Social Action Fund through Foundation Derbyshire

Youth Social Action Fund through Foundation Derbyshire

Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:11

Grants of up to £5K are available to projects which engage more young people in volunteering opportunities. These volunteer activities should get young people more involved in and understanding their... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, volunteering

How novice Amy turned marathon runner and leader

How novice Amy turned marathon runner and leader

Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:08

Amy Bradley is a Jog leader with Alfreton Jog Club. Her inspiring story saw her go from a complete beginner to a marathon runner and now she's inspiring others in her own Jog Derbyshire group.

In fact,... Read More »

Tags: JOG Derbyshire

Central England Co-op Fund – next deadline 26th January 2018

Central England Co-op Fund – next deadline 26th January 2018

Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:10

To apply to the Central England Co-op fund you will need to be a Central England Co-operative member (for at least 6 months) and your club / group / school be based no more than 5 miles away from the nearest... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Active Derbyshire is joining over 700 organisations saying #iwill for young people

Active Derbyshire is joining over 700 organisations saying #iwill for young people

Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:00

#iwillweek 2017 launches today (20th November) and throughout the week Active Derbyshire are celebrating the role that young people play by taking part in social action and the difference that makes to... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, iwillweek, volunteering, young people

Persimmon’s Healthy Communities Sport Programme

Persimmon’s Healthy Communities Sport Programme

Posted: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:34

Persimmon Healthy Communities supports amateur sport for young people.

Until December 2017 Persimmon are giving away 30 monthly donations of £750 each to purchase sports kits and equipment for teams... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Tesco Bags of Help

Tesco Bags of Help

Posted: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:14

Tesco's Bags of Help is always open for applications from charities and community organisations, schools, health bodies, Parish / Town Councils local authorities and social housing providers. Applications... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, cycling, swimming

PE and Sport Premium Funding allocated to schools in Derby / Derbyshire during 2017/18

PE and Sport Premium Funding allocated to schools in Derby / Derbyshire during 2017/18

Posted: Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:56

Schools across Derby and Derbyshire should have received the first tranche of the PE and Sport Premium funding earlier this month. The second tranche will be paid 1st May 2018. See the attachment at the... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, Schools, Sport system

People’s Health Trust Funding is now open for applications in Derbyshire.

People’s Health Trust Funding is now open for applications in Derbyshire.

Posted: Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:42

The People's Health Trust is now open for applications in Derbyshire.

Active Communities (HealthCalm – Derbyshire) is a funding programme for community groups and not-for-profit organisations, with... Read More »

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