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vInspired grant to help young people volunteer

vInspired grant to help young people volunteer

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:22

If you're 14-25, vInspired cashpoint could give you a grant of up to £500 to design and run your own social action project.

vInspired's Cashpoint gives young volunteers the power (and the money) to... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system

New Sport England volunteering funding opportunities

New Sport England volunteering funding opportunities

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:53

Sport England has announced new funding to help encourage more people to volunteer. There will be two new funding programmes - the Opportunity Fund and the Potentials Fund.

Opportunity Fund

Sport England... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system

Tampon Tax Fund 2017/18

Tampon Tax Fund 2017/18

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:36

This year the fund is inviting charitable, benevolent and philanthropic organisations across the UK to bid into one or two categories. The fund is particularly interested in receiving bids into the first... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Funding boost to Eckington Cricket Club supports new clubhouse

Funding boost to Eckington Cricket Club supports new clubhouse

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:41

Eckington Cricket Club has received a significant boost with a £40,000 grant from the Tarmac via the Landfill Communities Fund, to finance the fit-out costs of its new clubhouse

In September, work... Read More »

Tags: Cricket, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system

JOG Derbyshire group at David Nieper Academy is up and running

JOG Derbyshire group at David Nieper Academy is up and running

Posted: Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00

A new JOG Derbyshire group is hoping to encourage more young people to get on the move.

The David Nieper Jog Group operates at the Alfreton school of the same name and is led by qualified Jog Leader Ian... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, David Nieper Jog Group, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire

Super six ICON athletes end 2016 in style

Super six ICON athletes end 2016 in style

Posted: Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:26

A super six of ICON bursary recipients have been excelling in recent competition.

Caitlin Williams and Scarlett Williams (pictured right) were part of the Nottingham Gymnastics Academy won the prestigious... Read More »

Tags: Aaron Cobley, Alice Johnson, Caitlin Williams, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Jessica Lear, Matthew Lear, Scarlett Williams