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July, 2019

Derbyshire schools’ good practice features in national education journal Physical Education Matters

Derbyshire schools’ good practice features in national education journal Physical Education Matters

Posted: Mon, 29 Jul 2019 10:14

Good practice examples from a number of Derbyshire schools have featured in national education journal Physical Education Matters.

The case studies showcase how schools have used the primary PE and Sport... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

#iwill Fund

#iwill Fund

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 12:44

The #iwill Fund provides grants between £1,000 and £5,000 for projects up to 1 year in duration. Projects should deliver campaigning, fundraising and/or volunteering opportunities for young... Read More »

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

British Blind Sport launch new activity finder

British Blind Sport launch new activity finder

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 10:00

British Blind Sport (BBS) conducted research around the barriers to participation for visually impaired (VI) people. One of the barriers highlighted was "Awareness" - VI people don't know where to find... Read More »

Tags: Disability

Small Grants for Charities with Aims to Improve Lives

Small Grants for Charities with Aims to Improve Lives

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 09:43

The Greenhall Community Fund will re-open for applications from UK registered charities on 1st September 2019.

The objectives of the fund is to improve lives: among the sick, the elderly, the disabled and... Read More »

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

New workshops use shared learning to tackle barriers to physical activity

New workshops use shared learning to tackle barriers to physical activity

Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:30

Active Derbyshire and Active Notts are working collectively to deliver a new range of workshops which aim to explore key themes surrounding physical activity. Titled 'Talking Insights' the workshops aim... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, talking insights

Enhancing Quality of Life for People in Need

Enhancing Quality of Life for People in Need

Posted: Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:57

The Edward Gosling Trust provide grants to other charities that support people of all ages living on low incomes who have a physical and/or mental disability or long-term illness.

Registered charities,... Read More »

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

Core Funding and Training for Charities Doing Excellent Work to Improve People’s Health and Wellbeing

Core Funding and Training for Charities Doing Excellent Work to Improve People’s Health and Wellbeing

Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:33

Is your organisation:

• an established organisation which is a registered charity with a track record in community health issues

• which is targeting community health needs (community can be defined... Read More »

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

Grant Contribution Towards Charity Projects

Grant Contribution Towards Charity Projects

Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:15

If your registered charity is raising money for a particular project for which the mainstay is capital costs (building work, refurbishment or the purchase of long-term equipment) or a one-off short-term... Read More »

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

Grants of up to £5,000 Available for Local Community Projects

Grants of up to £5,000 Available for Local Community Projects

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:44

The Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has announced that the Tourle Foundation Fund is open for applications. They are seeking to award grants of up to £5,000 to local charitable organisations.

This... Read More »

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

Funding Opportunities in Erewash

Funding Opportunities in Erewash

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:52

The Erewash Funding Network has produced a useful summary poster highlighting some of the main funding opportunities available in the area.

The poster includes contact details for the following funds:

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