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October, 2019

Funding for Football Equipment and Facilities

Funding for Football Equipment and Facilities

Posted: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 11:17

Grants of up to £10,000 are available to schools, grass roots football clubs, local authorities and professional and semi-professional football clubs and their associated community organisations... Read More »

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

Derbyshire Dales Five Ways to Wellbeing Small Grant

Derbyshire Dales Five Ways to Wellbeing Small Grant

Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 16:45

This scheme is about increasing the understanding of the 'Five Ways to Wellbeing' by people in the Derbyshire Dales who are at a higher risk of developing mental ill health.The 'Five Ways to Wellbeing'... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Lead and Organise

Better Derbyshire Dales Fund

Better Derbyshire Dales Fund

Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 16:40

The Better Derbyshire Dales small grant scheme has two strands – capital and revenue – and this means that applicants can apply for a grant to improve village halls; sports clubs and community... Read More »

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

New statistics reveal more than 14 million adults in England cannot swim

New statistics reveal more than 14 million adults in England cannot swim

Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 09:39

One in three adults in England cannot swim according to new statistics released this month.

Now Swim England is to highlight the benefits of swimming as a valuable life skill in a nationwide drive to encourage... Read More »

Tags: Love Swimming, life skills, statistics, swimming

OneFamily - Community Grants

OneFamily - Community Grants

Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 08:08

The OneFamily Foundation has reopened its Community Grants programme for applications. OneFamily customers can nominate local groups, charities and good causes for a Community Award of £5,000.

The... Read More »

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

Derbyshire schools invited to bid for funding to promote cycling and healthy lifestyles

Derbyshire schools invited to bid for funding to promote cycling and healthy lifestyles

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 11:34

Derbyshire schools will be invited to bid for a share of £376,839 made available to encourage more pupils to cycle to lessons or other green travel and wellbeing initiatives.

Schools will be able... Read More »

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

The National Garden Scheme Community Gardens Award

The National Garden Scheme Community Gardens Award

Posted: Thu, 24 Oct 2019 09:49

Grants of up to £5,000 are available to community groups to create a garden or similar project (such as an allotment) with a horticultural focus for the benefit of their local community. These projects... Read More »

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

New £2 million grant fund to be launched for organisations tackling loneliness

New £2 million grant fund to be launched for organisations tackling loneliness

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:26

A new £2 million fund is being launched to help organisations at the frontline of tackling loneliness across the country.

The funding aims to support front line, grassroots organisations that bring... Read More »

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

Sport England EURO 2020 Legacy Small Grants Programme

Sport England EURO 2020 Legacy Small Grants Programme

Posted: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 16:18

There will be a mass participation football programme (The FA FIVES) delivered next summer linked to the UEFA EURO 2020 tournament.

As well as the FA FIVES events, there is a Small Grants funding opportunity... Read More »

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

Winners celebrated at Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards

Winners celebrated at Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards

Posted: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:30

The work of schools, groups and individuals to help young people to engage in more active and healthy lives has been recognised at this year's Derbyshire School Sport and Physical Activity Awards.

Held... Read More »

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