Sported Newsletter December 2017

Funding available in the West Midlands.
Welcome to this month’s funding bulletin.
Need help with fundraising or completing funding applications? Our Light Touch service gives you short term support when you need it most. See “Your Services” page in Your Sported Network for more information or complete the application form here.

Whilst some of the funds are general, the theme for this month is purchasing equipment.

Can’t find quite what you’re looking for? Use out bespoke funding search to get something tailored just to you. To access this, visit Your Sported Network, log in, go to Your Funding and click on “contact us”.

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One Stop Carriers for Causes Grants

Grants are available to local non-profit organisations and groups for projects within two miles of a One Stop store in Great Britain that benefit local communities by helping to improve lives and local places.

Persimmon Community Champions

One-off grants are available for local community organisations and charities that have already secured matched funding for local community initiatives across England, Scotland and Wales.

Peter Harrison Foundation – Opportunities through Sport Programme

Grants are available to charities registered in the UK that are running sports projects which provide opportunities for people who are disabled or otherwise disadvantaged to fulfil their potential and develop personal and life skills.

Sport England – Small Grants Programme

Grants are available to help not-for-profit sports clubs, local authorities and schools in England to carry out local community sports projects and encourage more people (aged 14 years and older) to be involved in sport.

Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Grants are available to charitable and not-for-profit organisations in the UK for small, local projects working to address community issues in areas of extreme Urban Deprivation or remote, socio-economically deprived Rural Areas.


Big Local Smith’s Wood Grants

Grants are available to increase opportunities for the community to come together, create more community leaders and foster the development of a more prosperous and sustainable community in The Cars area of Smith’s Wood, Solihull.
Application deadline: 02/02/2018 

Nuneaton and Bedworth – Club Start Up Grants

Small grants are available for sports groups in the Nuneaton and Bedworth area to start a sports club.

Staffordshire Community Foundation

Grants are available to support voluntary and community groups in Staffordshire for general community benefit, including healthy living, road safety, community development and the lives of young people.

Stoke City Football Club Community Fund

Grants are available to local community, self-help and voluntary groups for charitable projects which benefit local communities in Staffordshire and South Cheshire.

Warwick – Sports Grants

Small one-off grants are available for not-for-profit local voluntary sports clubs and community groups within Warwick District to assist with sports-related activities.

West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner – Active Citizens Fund

Funding is available for projects in the West Midlands that will make a difference to communities and that they can be actively engaged in.