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Youth strand of the Building Connections Fund  now open!

Youth strand of the Building Connections Fund now open!

Posted: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:19

Eligible charities, voluntary and community organisations can apply for up to £80,000 from the Building Connections Fund Youth strand, to expand or enhance their work tackling youth loneliness

Funding,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, Loneliness, Young People

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Posted: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:07

Activity Alliance is adding to its bank of resources with a series of new factsheets that support providers to be more accessible and inclusive in their communications.

Written in partnership with Big Voice... Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance, inclusive communications

Building Connections Fund – to tackle loneliness – deadline 24th August

Building Connections Fund – to tackle loneliness – deadline 24th August

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:44

The Big Lottery are partnering with the Government and the Co-op Foundation to deliver the Building Connections Fund. This fund will boost efforts to tackle loneliness across England by supporting people... Read More »

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

Small Grant Funding available for new activities in Chesterfield – deadline 24th August

Small Grant Funding available for new activities in Chesterfield – deadline 24th August

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:53

Chesterfield Health and Wellbeing Small Grants Scheme provides grants up to £1K. The funding must be spent within 12 months of receiving the grant.

Any voluntary/community groups or local people within... Read More »

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

Small Grant Funding available for new activities in North East Derbyshire – deadline 24th August

Small Grant Funding available for new activities in North East Derbyshire – deadline 24th August

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:15

Healthy North East Derbyshire Partnership Small Grants Scheme provides grants up to £1K. The funding must be spent within 12 months of receiving the grant.

Any voluntary/community groups or local... Read More »

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

'A - Derby Travel Challenge' to encourage residents to turn their commute into an active one

'A - Derby Travel Challenge' to encourage residents to turn their commute into an active one

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:46

People who live or work in Derby are being encouraged to turn their commute into an active one this September and take part in the 'A - Derby Travel Challenge'.

Whether it be getting off the bus a few stops... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Workplace Challenge

A - Z of fundraising ideas on Club Matters

A - Z of fundraising ideas on Club Matters

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:34

Sport England's, Club Matters provides free, convenient, practical resources to help you develop and run sustainable clubs. Resources include an A-Z of fundraising ideas. Suggestions include anything from... Read More »

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

Funding for projects which improve health and wellbeing

Funding for projects which improve health and wellbeing

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 12:43

Charities and other not-for-profit organisations with projects in Great Britain that improve health and wellbeing have two weeks to submit their initial application.

The Trust provides short-term, designated... Read More »

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

English Schools Football Association Development Fund – 2018

English Schools Football Association Development Fund – 2018

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:59

The English Schools Football Association (ESFA) has ring-fenced £60,000 of its FA grant to support new schools' football activity. Below, is a list of the types of activities which are eligible,... Read More »

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