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November, 2018

Derbyshire coach recognised at 2018 UK Coaching Awards

Derbyshire coach recognised at 2018 UK Coaching Awards

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:24

Derbyshire coach Isobella Cottrell has been recognised at the 2018 UK Coaching Awards.

The Chesterfield teenager won the Heather Crouch Young Coach of the Year award – supported by Youth Sport Trust,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, This Girl Can

Carsington Sailability Lands Accessible Derbyshire Award

Carsington Sailability Lands Accessible Derbyshire Award

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:56

A Carsington Sailability initiative to provide a day of fun on the water for children with chronic conditions, their families and friends has been recognised by Accessible Derbyshire.

The annual Summer... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

Football – Funding and Support - SSE Wildcats - Closes 4th December!

Football – Funding and Support - SSE Wildcats - Closes 4th December!

Posted: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:52

SSE Wildcats provide regular opportunities for girls to play football and take part in organised sessions in a fun and engaging environment.

When you become a SSE Wildcats centre, you will receive funding,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Football, Funding, Lead and Organise, Women and Girls

Woodward Charitable Trust - good use of volunteers

Woodward Charitable Trust - good use of volunteers

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:44

The Woodward Charitable Trust primarily funds charities, social enterprises and community interest companies. Priority is given to projects make good use of volunteers, encourage past and current users... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, disability, economic disadvantage, women and girls

Comic Relief funding for young children

Comic Relief funding for young children

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:36

Comic Relief has announced the launch of a new funding Initiative to develop child centred approaches that address the comprehensive development needs of children during their early years, up to and including... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, economic disadvantage, women and girls, young people

Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust Announces Next Funding Round for 2019 (UK)

Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust Announces Next Funding Round for 2019 (UK)

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 11:30

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust which awards grants to registered charities in the United Kingdom has announced that the next funding round will open for applications on the 1st February 2019. Grants... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, economic disadvantage, young people

Hilden Charitable Fund

Hilden Charitable Fund

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:53

The next closing date for applications to the Hilden Charitable Fund is the 19th December 2018.

Within the UK, the Hilden Charitable Fund makes grants to projects that address disadvantage and by supporting... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, economic disadvantage, young people

The Act Foundation

The Act Foundation

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:37

Registered charities can apply for grant of up to £10,000 for work that enhances the quality of life for people in need, specifically the mentally and physically disabled. Priority is given to small... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Schools, disability, equipment, young people

Greggs Foundation Local Communities Project

Greggs Foundation Local Communities Project

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:54

The Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund distributes around £1.8 million per year to organisations throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The Local Community Projects Fund makes grants... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, disability, economic disadvantage, equipment

Winners celebrated at Derbyshire Schools’ Sport and Physical Activity Awards

Winners celebrated at Derbyshire Schools’ Sport and Physical Activity Awards

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 09:21

Brockwell Junior School in Chesterfield and Palterton Primary School in Bolsover were among the winners at the 2018 Derbyshire Schools' Sport and Physical Activity Awards, as they were jointly named the... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport