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December, 2018

Beat the January blues with RED January

Beat the January blues with RED January

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:39

It's not even Christmas but the team at Active Derbyshire are already thinking about the new year as we're supporting RED January. RED January is a community initiative encouraging people get active every... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Mental Health, RED January

Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire Community Action Grants

Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire Community Action Grants

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:41

Grants of up to £2500 are available to be spent over 12 months on projects which address one of the Commissioners priorities. These include "Working with young people, including those who have been... Read More »

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

Fully-funded Ping in the Community packages

Fully-funded Ping in the Community packages

Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:12

Table Tennis England is inviting independent groups to embed social table tennis into their communities completely free-of-charge.

There are twenty Ping in the Community fully-funded packages available... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise, Table Tennis

Dan Maskell Trust - funding to enable people with disabilities to play tennis

Dan Maskell Trust - funding to enable people with disabilities to play tennis

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:09

Individuals can apply for grants of up to £500 for support for sports wheelchairs, tennis rackets, coaching lessons with a Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) licensed coach or course fees for official... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, disability, tennis

Bruce Wake Charitable Trust - Funding to Support Leisure Activities for People with Physical Disabilities

Bruce Wake Charitable Trust - Funding to Support Leisure Activities for People with Physical Disabilities

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:46

The Bruce Wake Charitable Trust will consider grant applications relating to the provision of leisure activities for people with physical disabilities. The Trust was established to encourage and assist... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, disability

The British & Foreign Schools Society grants to support education in disadvantaged areas

The British & Foreign Schools Society grants to support education in disadvantaged areas

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:34

Grants are available to support schools and registered charities that wish to undertake educational work with children and young people in disadvantaged areas.

The British & Foreign Schools Society... Read More »

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

Active Lives Children and Young People local data coming soon

Active Lives Children and Young People local data coming soon

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:07

What do the recent Active Lives Children and Young People Survey results from Sport England mean for us across Derbyshire? We are currently analysing this data for our communities and will share the detail... Read More »

Tags: ACtive Lives, Active Derbyshire, Children and Young People, Sport England

The Fore Trust - Funding to Support the Development of Small Charities and Social Enterprises

The Fore Trust - Funding to Support the Development of Small Charities and Social Enterprises

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 10:25

The Fore Trust has announced that the next funding round to support the development of small charities, social enterprises and community interest companies will open for registrations on the 6th December... Read More »

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

Morrisons Foundation grants to charities

Morrisons Foundation grants to charities

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 10:19

The Morrison's Foundation awards grants to community projects that improve people's lives.

Applicants must demonstrate how the project will deliver public benefit, who in the community will specifically... Read More »

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

Grants for events to celebrate Armed Forces Day ( around 29th June 2019)

Grants for events to celebrate Armed Forces Day ( around 29th June 2019)

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:47

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is offering funding for community celebration events and activities taking place on or around Saturday 29 June 2019 - Armed Forces Day 2019. Grants of up to £10,000... Read More »

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