We know there are times when a little extra cash is needed to get a project off the ground. Whether you have an idea for a community project, need support to keep an existing group running or need to pay for professional development, there are plenty of funds out there which may be able to help out.
Find the Right Funding Opportunity for You
Below you will find details on funding currently available. This page is updated when we become aware of new opportunities, so please check back for the latest information.
If you are an organisation providing funding and would like to be included on this page, please get in touch with Molly.
Use the dropdown menu to filter opportunities by topic to find the best type of funding to suit your organisation.
Funding for charities providing opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged people through sport. Read More »
Persimmon Community Champions is here to fund local good causes across the UK. Read More »
National Lottery funding can help you to make a difference in your community, by offering funding from £300 to £10,000 + Read More »
3 types of funding available: Football Foundation Funding, consisting of large and small grants available covering everything from goalposts to 3G pitches; Football Stadia Improvement Fund, offering grants to improve safety and grounds; and the Premier League Defibrillator Fund, providing Free Automated External Defibrillators.
The Co-op have a fund available for community projects. To apply, you must meet the organisation requirements set out by Co-op's Local Community Fund, and your project must be in keeping with Co-op's values.
You can make an application if your Project:
- enables people to access food and co-operate together to feed everyone
- helps improve people's mental wellbeing
- offers young people opportunities to develop new skills and make a difference in their community
Priority is given to local charities and other organisations with an income of less than £1 million a year.
Grants available to UK registered charities, CICs, and other registered UK not-for-profit organisations (including special schools). Grants are awarded towards capital projects, which can include sports equipment or building works.
WASP Funding Programmes
WASP deliver two programmes which offer the opportunity for your club, group, or organisation to access funding. Find out more on the pages below.
The Together Fund
The Together Fund (formerly, Tackling Inequalities Fund) was launched by Sport England to support groups whose activity levels have been most affected by Covid-19. We have supported over 20 organisations across the County apply for this funding, enabling groups to come together and be active at a time when they needed to the most.
If you have a question about funding, or would like support to submit an application, get in touch with Alan.
Project Officer- Workforce
- 07818 447980