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UEFA Launch Call for Projects to Support Vulnerable Children

The UEFA Foundation for Children has launched its annual call to find and fund organisations which use sport to help vulnerable young people. The invite is open to any organisation that proposes practical measures to help children, in particular in the areas of access...

Aviva Community Fund to Reopen this September

The Aviva Community Fund The Aviva Community Fund offers you the chance to get funding for causes important to your community. It’s open to everyone, whether you have a connection with Aviva or not. We want you to enter a project for your community and tell us what a...

Projects Needed for VIY Sports Club Pilot

VIY combines volunteering and DIY by challenging young people aged 14-24 to learn trade and building skills, on the job, by helping to renovate and repair youth centres and other community buildings. Participants are mentored by professional tradespeople, who also...

Golf is good for you – and could save millions

Golf is good for your health and happiness – and could save millions of pounds for local authorities, according to new research. The findings are the result of an investigation by ukactive, England Golf and Mytime Active into the impact of playing golf on health and...

£7 million Government funding for cycle safety

Cyclists in a number of cities will benefit from a £7 million government investment in projects to improve road safety, helping create more bike-friendly areas. The funding has been announced as part of the Department for Transport’s cycle safety review, which aims to...

Do’s and Dont’s when writing a funding application

London Sport has produced some excellent resources to support individuals and clubs to help gain funding. Their ‘Do’s and Don’ts when writing a funding application’ guide provides a set of do’s and don’ts when completing the final stage in the grant fundraising...

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