Derbyshire Sport
Derbyshire Sport

Derbyshire Sport Trust

A registered charity – the Derbyshire Sport Trust – has been established with the aim of increasing participation in sport and healthy recreation in Derbyshire. 
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The Trust seeks to maximise investment into the delivery of the Derbyshire Plan for Sport, with a particular focus this year on:

Trust funding comes from a range of private donations, sponsorship and grants. If you would like to support the work of the trust, you can make a one off donation here (opens in a new window).

For more details on the work of the Trust, and how you can support or benefit from its work, please call 01773 748907, or email Edwina.Archer@derbyshire.gov.uk

Previous successes of the Trust, include almost £30,000 funding to support:

  • Coach Bursary Fund – which provides sports coaches in Derbyshire with financial help to support their personal and professional development
  • Disability Sport Provision in Derbyshire Sport Clubs – to establish new teams, sessions or work with existing clubs to create new sport provision for disabled people
  • Derbyshire Sports Volunteer Award – which supports aspiring sports coaches to gain qualifications and practical experience as well as offering mentoring support
  • Coaching Derbyshire – which caters for the needs of coaches through a ‘one-stop shop’, communicating regularly with coaches to understand their challenges, requirements and goals

Chair of Derbyshire Sport Trust, Sandra Deaton, said: “I am very pleased with the contribution that the Trust has made to resourcing the delivery of the Derbyshire Plan for Sport to date, and I look forward to another successful year, with a renewed focus on supporting Derbyshire’s talented athletes, and addressing social and health inequalities through sport.”

Contact Us
Contact us on:
01773 748 907

Or email derbyshiresport@
derbyshire.gov.uk

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