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Premier League Primary Stars Kit & Equipment Scheme for Primary Schools – Now Open!

Premier League Primary Stars Kit & Equipment Scheme for Primary Schools – Now Open!

Posted: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:35

High quality football kit and equipment is being made available to primary schools.

Delivered by the Football Foundation and run in partnership with Nike and Kitlocker, the Kit and Equipment scheme enables... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Football, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, Primary Schools

Funding for Energy Efficiency Improvements (within 5 miles of Duckmanton, Chesterfield)

Funding for Energy Efficiency Improvements (within 5 miles of Duckmanton, Chesterfield)

Posted: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:17

The Four Winds Energy Co-operative has set up a community fund for projects within a 5 mile radius of their wind turbine at Duckmanton, Chesterfield.

Applications are invited which meet at least one of... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Energy efficiency, Funding, Lead and Organise

FREE Chance to Shine Resources for Primary Schools

FREE Chance to Shine Resources for Primary Schools

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:57

Chance to Shine has created a powerful bank of free resources for primary schools, so teachers can lead their own cricket sessions with confidence.

Chance to Shine has introduced the game and its educational... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, cricket, schools

Postcode Community Trust – now open (deadline 28th February 2018)

Postcode Community Trust – now open (deadline 28th February 2018)

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:57

Postcode Community Trust funds new projects, or significant expansions of existing projects for up to 12 months. The Trust will consider projects which improve health and wellbeing through a number of... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire

The 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open

The 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:35

Applications for the 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme are open.

The scheme offers funding to groups and individuals who go above and beyond to encourage people in their local community... Read More »

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

British Orienteering appoints new Chief Executive Officer

British Orienteering appoints new Chief Executive Officer

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:25

Derbyshire-based British Orienteering has appointed Peter Hart as its new Chief Executive Officer.

He will take the strategic lead of the National Governing Body and will guide the sport of orienteering... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

New strategy to improve sport and recreation across the Dales

New strategy to improve sport and recreation across the Dales

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:48

Derbyshire Dales District Council has adopted a new strategy which will help to ensure that there are enough quality indoor sports facilities, playing pitches and open space to help local people stay or... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

Grants for Projects Tackling Health Issues Amongst Vulnerable People (charities)

Grants for Projects Tackling Health Issues Amongst Vulnerable People (charities)

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:44

Registered and exempted Charities will be able to apply for a grant of up to £1,000 to help them to deliver projects tackling health issues. Those with an operating income of at least £100,000... Read More »

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

Amber Valley and Erewash Athletic Club need your votes

Amber Valley and Erewash Athletic Club need your votes

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:08

Last year the Amber Valley and Erewash Athletic Club entered the Persimmon Homes Healthy Communities competition and so far they have won £5,750 for kit to help them train their athletes.

The Club... Read More »

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

Funding of up to £45,000 for Community Buildings

Funding of up to £45,000 for Community Buildings

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:51

The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation is offering funding to support projects involving community buildings in deprived urban communities and in remote and economically deprived rural areas the opportunity... Read More »

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

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