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NEW FUNDING: Sporting Capital Fund

NEW FUNDING: Sporting Capital Fund

A £3m fund, the first of its kind in the UK offers investment in the form of simple, flexible repayable loans of between £50k to £150k. These loans are designed to support the sustainable development of community sport clubs that deliver impact.

The loan funding can be used to help organisations develop new projects, operations and revenue streams.

A wide range of organisations from... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:26

Tags: Funding

Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses - apply now

Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses - apply now

Passionate about getting more women and girls getting on court? Looking to deliver female-only group sessions? Look no further!

England Squash are holding a subsidised level 1 coaching course at Workout Bristol (formerly Bristol Vivo Centre) on 3rd March and are offering you the chance to:

  • become a qualified England Squash Level 1 coach
  • gain resources and support to successfully deliver female-only (Squash... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 11:05

Tags: Adult Participation, Coaching, Funding, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

Calling all young people and community groups.......

Calling all young people and community groups.......

Young people need to be at the heart of projects, providing a safe environment and the potential to develop the individual as well as providing physical activity.

SASP are looking to increase the number of partners we currently work with across the County, to provide young people with a positive experience of physical activity. We are looking to support projects based in both rural and urban settings... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:43

Tags: Funding, Young People

Crowdfunding could be an option to raise funds for your club

Crowdfunding could be an option to raise funds for your club

Nearly all clubs and organisations are in need of funds. There is always an extra bit of kit, a new coach to train, a training camp to pay for or possibly even changing rooms to refurbish or an extension to build.

Whatever the reason, money is always an issue. There are grants available for a few, but there is an increasing emphasis on self help. That is where we can help.

We are a charity set up specifically... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:55

Tags: Clubs, Funding

House Builder Launches £600,000 Sporting Fund To Create Lasting Legacy

House Builder Launches £600,000 Sporting Fund To Create Lasting Legacy

The UK's leading housebuilder, Persimmon Homes, has today launched a Healthy Communities programme aimed at giving away over £600,000 in cash to sports groups and sporty individuals.

Persimmon Healthy Communities is aimed at amateur sports teams and individuals aged 21 years and under in England, Wales and Scotland.

The top prize of £200,000 will be donated to one amateur sporting team or... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 14:08

Tags: Clubs, Funding

Up to 50% of the cost towards a defibrillator for your sports club

Up to 50% of the cost towards a defibrillator for your sports club

Defibrillator Funding

Please come along to the event at Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton, TA1 1HE next Wednesday (22nd March) from 5pm to 7pm.

The Council is launching a fund to help pay for community defibrillators across the borough at an event next Wednesday.

It has set aside £13,000 for the defibrillator grants programme which could potentially help to save lives in rural communities.

Town... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:01

Tags: Clubs, Community, Funding, Life Support

Sport England launch two new funds that aim to create exciting new volunteering and social action opportunities

Sport England launch two new funds that aim to create exciting new volunteering and social action opportunities

Sport England have launched two new funds that aim to create exciting new volunteering and social action opportunities. Sport England are interested in working with new partners and finding new ways to inspire and engage a more diverse workforce and we are excited about the huge potential these two funds have on local communities and young people. To help partners develop their ideas for the two funds,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:07

Tags: Funding, Volunteering

Funding available to support young people aged 11-25 who are inactive

Funding available to support young people aged 11-25 who are inactive

Are you looking for funding to get more 11-25 year olds active? If you are interested in delivering a project targeting inactive young people and supporting them into long term participation, please get in contact.

Who do we want to target?

  • INACTIVE young people aged 11 – 25 years old

Therefore they do very little activity/sport but not frequently to those not participating in sport at all (they... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:55

Tags: Disability, Funding, Sportivate, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

GLL Backs Athlete Funding To Tokyo 2020

GLL Backs Athlete Funding To Tokyo 2020

Charitable Social Enterprise GLL has positively backed supporting the next generation of athletes with the announcement it will invest over £5million into athletes across the UK through its athlete support programme the GLL Sport Foundation within the Tokyo cycle.

GLL is the UKs largest leisure operator (recently just taken over centres in Taunton) and leading Social Enterprise operating across... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:22

Tags: Athletes, Clubs, Funding

Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    CSPN
    Sports Coach UK
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    Zing Somerset
    Somerset Skills & Learning
  • CPSU