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Coronavirus Community Support Fund opens for applications

Coronavirus Community Support Fund opens for applications

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:54

The Government's new £200 million Coronavirus Community Support Fund has opened for applications. The fund is part of the Government's £750m financial support package for charities and social...

Funding for capital costs or one-off short term activity

Funding for capital costs or one-off short term activity

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:43

The Rank Foundation has now reopened applications for their July 2020 meeting.

If you are raising money for a particular project for which the mainstay is capital costs (building work, refurbishment or...

Severn Trent Community Fund – Virtual Workshop, 17th June

Severn Trent Community Fund – Virtual Workshop, 17th June

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:17

Sue Heyes, fund officer for the Severn Trent Community Fund, is offering a virtual workshop which will take you through the Community Fund, what it will support and how to apply.

The workshop will be from...

Small Grants available through the George Bairstow Charitable Trust

Small Grants available through the George Bairstow Charitable Trust

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:57

The George Bairstow Charitable Trust (GBCT) awards grants to registered charities for:

  • the provision of Emergency Aid in communities
  • the encouragement of volunteering among young people and,
  • the enhancement...
Funding for small, local charities carrying out COVID-19 relief measures

Funding for small, local charities carrying out COVID-19 relief measures

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:28

The National Charity, United Way UK is working in partnership with businesses and other charitable organisations to reduce the impact of COVID-19 in local communities across the UK.

The Give Local COVID-19...

2020 Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards cancelled due to Covid-19

2020 Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards cancelled due to Covid-19

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 17:30

It is with regret that, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year's Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards have been cancelled.

The nomination process for the awards would have been due to open...

Crowdfunding for Sport and Physical Activity

Crowdfunding for Sport and Physical Activity

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 14:38

Crowdfunder are hosting a series of webinars that act as an introduction to crowdfunding and have been specially designed for the sport and physical activity sector.

The events will take place on 16 June,...

£1 million crowdfunding support for clubs and organisations - Sport England funding

£1 million crowdfunding support for clubs and organisations - Sport England funding

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 10:46

Sport England has committed another £1 million to combating the impact of coronavirus by match funding money raised by sports clubs and community activity groups through the fundraising platform...

Children and young people being helped to keep active at home and school

Children and young people being helped to keep active at home and school

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 10:30

Children and young people are being helped to keep active with a weekly series of School Games activities which can be done at home or in school.

School Games Organisers from across Derbyshire and staff...

Funding to help young people aged 14-24 overcome barriers to finding meaningful work

Funding to help young people aged 14-24 overcome barriers to finding meaningful work

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 11:06

This funding will go to organisations working with young people aged 14-24 to help overcome barriers to finding meaningful work. They are looking for approaches that can be tested, evaluated and, where...