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March, 2018

Spring load your funding this Easter with easyfundraising

Spring load your funding this Easter with easyfundraising

Posted: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:28

If you're looking for a simple and effective way to raise funds without asking for a penny extra, then easyfundrasing is the answer!

Whether your sports club or team is looking into diversifying their income... Read More »

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

Moto Community Grant Scheme

Moto Community Grant Scheme

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:17

Community Organisation's within 15 miles of a Moto Service Area can apply for a grant from Moto in the Community Trust. There are four Moto Service Areas which extend their reach either into Nottinghamshire... Read More »

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

Funding for LGBT Projects Run by Young People

Funding for LGBT Projects Run by Young People

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 14:28

vInspired, the Volunteering Charity, has announced that its Cashpoint grants scheme has announced that its Loud and Proud grants programme is open for applications. These grants are accepting applications... Read More »

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

Staunton Harold Sailability Expands After First Year Success

Staunton Harold Sailability Expands After First Year Success

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 12:00

It's set to be a cracking Easter for Staunton Harold Sailability Trust as they get ready to give even more people with disabilities the chance to get active afloat in 2018. During their first year the... Read More »

Tags: Developing Sport, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire

Calor Gas Invites Local Groups to Apply to its Rural Community Fund

Calor Gas Invites Local Groups to Apply to its Rural Community Fund

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:39

The Calor Rural Community Fund is inviting rural projects to apply for one of 21 grants.

The fund offers rural off-grid communities the chance to win funding for projects that will improve local life.

Calor... Read More »

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

Ash shows what is possible with hard work and dedication

Ash shows what is possible with hard work and dedication

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:09

Weight-loss enigma Ash Illingsworth has lost 8 ½ stone and is ready to take on the Derby Half Marathon to show that with hard-work and dedication anything is possible.

Finding himself at 22 ½... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

Sport Relief 'Safe, Secure, Settled' Fund - Deadline 14th June

Sport Relief 'Safe, Secure, Settled' Fund - Deadline 14th June

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 13:08

Comic Relief has announced a £4million fund for initiatives that use sport to improve the lives of young people who don't have a secure place to live. The 'Safe, Secure, Settled' fund is for projects... Read More »

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

New Multi-Million Scheme to Help Tackle Youth Unemployment - Consultation Phase

New Multi-Million Scheme to Help Tackle Youth Unemployment - Consultation Phase

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:59

Plans have been announced for a £90 million initiative to help tackle youth unemployment. A series of events taking place across England between March and May 2018 will give young people aged 16... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise, Sport system

Sport England releases latest Active Lives Survey data

Sport England releases latest Active Lives Survey data

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:30

Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, a comprehensive snapshot of the nation's sport and physical activity habits, based on a sample of almost 200,000 respondents.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

Grassroots Giving Fund - Reopens 1st May - Deadline 31st July

Grassroots Giving Fund - Reopens 1st May - Deadline 31st July

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:25

Skipton Building Society's award-winning community funding scheme Grassroots Giving is to open 1st May. This year they have a total fund of £82,500 to help small groups and organisations make a difference... Read More »

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