Category Archives: Sport

Peoples Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme – currently open in Bucks

The People’s Postcode Trust has announced that its small grants programme has re-opened for applications.  Through its small grants programme, the People’s Postcode Trust offers grants of between £500 and £10,000 to small organisations and community groups for projects lasting … Continue reading

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BBC Children in Need

BBC Children in Need have announced their new deadlines after a review of their funding schemes. They give grants for children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing disadvantage through: Illness, distress, abuse or neglect Any kind of … Continue reading

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Sport and Recreation Alliance 2013 Awards Now Open

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 Sport and Recreation Alliance Awards to recognise sporting organisations or professional clubs for their achievements. These annual awards from the Sport and Recreation Alliance are designed to highlight the breadth of work … Continue reading

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Gift Aid Help for Charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs

At Budget 2011 the Chancellor announced that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) will introduce a new online service which will enable Charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASCs) to submit repayment claims electronically. HMRC are planning to launch the new … Continue reading

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£2 Million Fund to Protect Playing Fields to Reopen Soon

Sport England will open the penultimate round of its Places People Play – Protecting Playing Fields scheme on 10 December 2012. Grants of between £10,000 and £50,000 will be available to create, develop and improve playing fields for sporting and … Continue reading

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McDonald’s KickStart grants for FA recognised football clubs.

McDonalds have made £75,000 available through their Kickstart grant scheme, supporting community football. Football clubs applying need to be recognised by the FA, and have at least one team at or below junior level  (U18). They can apply for one-off … Continue reading

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Canoe Foundation: grants to promote canoeing ventures

The Canoe Foundation makes awards to groups to promote canoeing ventures for young and/or disabled people. They will fund equipment which can be used by a range of individuals, but won’t fund revenue costs such as salaries, transport, or pool … Continue reading

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Peter Harrison Foundation – Opportunities through sport programme

The Opportunities through sport programme, from the Peter Harrison Foundation, supports charities across the UK using sport to provide opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged people. The Foundation is interested in projects that: Provide a focus for skills development and confidence … Continue reading

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Local Leaders – free tools and tips for people planning an Olympic celebration

Free tools and tips are available on the London 2012 website for anyone planning an Olympic celebration. Local Leaders | London 2012.

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Sport England – Sportsmatch, match funding incentive

Sportsmatch is a programme delivered by Sport England that was set up to encourage the business sector to invest money in sport at the grass roots level. Sportsmatch acts as a match funding incentive by offering to double the pot … Continue reading

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