MANCHESTER, 08 FEBRUARY, 2019 – In a unique programme of support for the sport, Basketball England today launched a new Assist Fund to benefit young players who might need financial assistance in order to play and enjoy basketball.
The new Fund, supported by a £10,000 allocation from Basketball England, will provide junior members with allowances of between £50 and £100, with... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:11
Leading UK housebuilder Persimmon Homes has become an official partner of Team GB and will support the organisation for the next three years through to Tokyo 2020 and beyond.
At the heart of the new partnership is Persimmon's new £1million-a-year nationwide funding scheme, Building Futures, which the housebuilder officially launched today.
Team GB will support the Building Futures programme, which... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 09:21
On the 20th December, the GLL Sport Foundation funding window opened for a two month period. The GLL Sport Foundation is an athlete focused support programme providing athletes across the UK with tangible support to aid their sports performance. Support can include access to facilities, access to physio and injury rehab support and financial awards up to the value of £1,250. Since its inception... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 14:57
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
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
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
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
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
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
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