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April, 2019

Ahead of the Game: Sport and Mental Health

Ahead of the Game: Sport and Mental Health

Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:54

Comic Relief have launched a new fund, Ahead of the Game: Sport and Mental Health, and they are inviting applications. Grants awarded will be between £150K and £450K for projects lasting between... Read More »

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

Strengthening Mental Health Support for Children and Young People

Strengthening Mental Health Support for Children and Young People

Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:48

Bridging the Gap - Strengthening Mental Health Support For Children and Young People fund is a new programme through Comic Relief.

The fund aims to support vulnerable children and young people from underserved... Read More »

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

BUPA Mental Health Funding Programme closes 31st May

BUPA Mental Health Funding Programme closes 31st May

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:37

The BUPA Foundation have opened their Mental Health Funding programme offering grants of up to £20,000 to fund 12-18 month projects supporting people in mid life who suffer from poor mental health.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise, disability, mental health

Walk this Way!

Walk this Way!

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:03

People who live, work and study in Derby are being challenged to walk during Derby's very first Walking Festival.

The Walking Festival which takes place between the 18th – 26th May coincides with... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Move more Derby, national walking month, walking challenge

Small Grants available for projects in Bolsover

Small Grants available for projects in Bolsover

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 11:08

The Rotary Club of Bolsover welcomes applications from community groups for grants of up to £500 for events or projects.

They are happy to consider a very wide range of clubs, societies , projects... Read More »

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

Funding Workshop - Foundation Derbyshire

Funding Workshop - Foundation Derbyshire

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 09:14

Foundation Derbyshire will be running a workshop giving Derbyshire based community groups the opportunity to gain an insight into the work of the Foundation. By the end of the interactive session attendees... Read More »

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

Funding for sports kit, equipment and travel – deadline 31st May

Funding for sports kit, equipment and travel – deadline 31st May

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:23

GFORCE Grassroots Campaign is open for nominations for 2018 from sports clubs and teams across the Midlands. They have set aside a £5,000 pot of money which organisations can apply to for grants,... Read More »

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

Activity Alliance releases latest engagement resources

Activity Alliance releases latest engagement resources

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 15:03

Activity Alliance has added to its suite of support with a set of engagement factsheets. From planning opportunities to measuring impact, the resources help providers to strengthen their work, enabling... Read More »

Tags: Inclusive Derbyshire, active, disability, long term disability, women and girls

Meet the Funders Erewash Event

Meet the Funders Erewash Event

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 14:19

Clubs and groups in the Erewash area will be able to benefit from expert advice about funding. There will be a number of grant giving organisations in attendance, who will be available to talk to, seek... Read More »

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