Supporting communities to be more active
Sport England support projects that help everyone to take part in physical activity whether this is formal sport or informal activity aiming to help people lead more active lifestyles. Some people and communities face real barriers to getting active. Their funding can support your project to run activities that help overcome these barriers, and not just formal or traditional sports.
Deadline: Ongoing / For more information click here
This Girl Can Community Fund
This Girl Can Community Fund is provided with funding from the National Lottery and administered by Sport England. The funding is intended for local community projects that will contribute to overcoming the barriers some women face in getting active, whether from a lack of opportunities in their local area to the cost and availability of childcare.
Deadline: 25 February / For more information click here
Grants available for communities to help people reduce their risk of cancer
Action Hampshire are offering small grants of £50 to £700 for groups and individuals who want to carry out activities in their own community that will raise people’s awareness and knowledge about cancer.
Deadline: 29 February / For more information click here
Enterprise Development Programme – Mental Health
Support is available to charities and social enterprises working in the mental health sector in England to make the transition to new enterprises or to grow existing ones. Individual packages of financial and business support are available for successful applicants including grants of up to £30,000.
Deadline: 3 March / For more information click here
Michael Austin Harlick Sports Awards
Michael Harlick who lived in Gosport was badly injured as a prisoner of war in World War II and devoted much of his life to sport in Hampshire, leaving his estate to reward and support sporting achievements of Hampshire’s young people. Grants provide assistance to sport organisations towards the cost of awards that recognise the sporting achievements of young people and are available to help with the purchase of challenge cups, shields, medals, team awards and colours.
Deadline: 13 March / For more information click here
We only show here a tiny proportion of the funding opportunities currently available. We suggest you register with NCVO’s Funding Central online database. It’s free if your turnover is less than £100,000, and £144 p/a otherwise.