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  • Bank Accounts for Community Groups

    Bank Accounts for Community Groups

    The Resource Centre has written a very useful guide for new groups looking to open a bank account.  The article covers areas including: Click here for more information.

  • Volunteer Focus – Walk Notts Strategic Partnership Meeting

    Volunteer Focus – Walk Notts Strategic Partnership Meeting

    We know how important the volunteer workforce is in relation to enabling people to be active in a way that works for them. The walking workforce like many others, relies on volunteers to flourish. But Volunteers and volunteer recruitment is not free. It takes time, organisation and commitment to manage a successful volunteer programme. During…

  • Making Movement a Priority in Communities

    Making Movement a Priority in Communities

    As part of our work with the Notts Falls and Physical Activity Community of Practice, we hosted our THIRD webinar in the Making Movement a Priority series, titled Making movement a priority in Communities. The interest in this session was truly overwhelming, with over 100 people signing up to attend the event and half of…

  • Cycling UK Reopens Big Bike Revival Grants Programme for Summer 2024

    Cycling UK Reopens Big Bike Revival Grants Programme for Summer 2024

    Cycling UK is offering grants of up to £3,500 for voluntary and community cycle groups across England to deliver projects and activities that: For the Summer 2024 funding round, there is a focus on encouraging partners to inspire participants to return to subsequent events, to help sustain increases in cycling, and to help make a…

  • One Stop Community Partnerships

    One Stop Community Partnerships

    Groundwork and One Stop Stores have teamed up to deliver the One Stop Community Partnership Programme to support groups and organisations who are working within 2 miles of a One Stop Store. This programme is designed to support community groups or organisations which are; • Tackling food poverty• Supporting the vulnerable• Supporting the elderly• Supporting…

  • Postcode Places Trust – Grants for Smaller Community Organisations

    Postcode Places Trust – Grants for Smaller Community Organisations

    This fund is open to small voluntary and community organisations.  It has a wide range of priorities, some of which are listed below.  However, a key aim is to help disadvantaged people or neighbourhoods. There are two grant thresholds depending on how the applicant organisation is constituted. One stream of the grant is up to…

  • Nature for Health Grants

    Nature for Health Grants

    The Peoples Health Trust has launched a new Nature for Health grants programme.  The programme is aimed at supporting local community initiatives that promote health and wellbeing through nature-based activities. Eligible organisations can apply for grants of £20,000 to £40,000 for activities lasting 2 years. Applicants are asked to secure match funding of at least…

  • South Derbyshire’s UK Shared Prosperity Funding and Rural England Prosperity Fund

    South Derbyshire’s UK Shared Prosperity Funding and Rural England Prosperity Fund

    This scheme, administered by South Derbyshire District Council, is backed by part of South Derbyshire’s allocation of UK Shared Prosperity Funding and Rural England Prosperity Fund monies. The part of the South Derbyshire Community Grant Fund backed by the Rural England Prosperity Fund provides capital funding for voluntary and community groups/not for profit organisations. This…

  • East Midlands Airport School Eco-Garden Fund

    East Midlands Airport School Eco-Garden Fund

    Following on from the success of the East Midlands Airport (EMA) School Eco-Garden Competition, the airport’s Community Fund has ring-fenced a pot of funding to provide an ‘Eco-Garden Fund’. Schools and other not-for-profit community organisations and charities within East Midlands Airport Area of Benefit can apply.  The area of benefit is mainly to the south…

  • Funding to Improve Menopause Support for Underrepresented Women

    Funding to Improve Menopause Support for Underrepresented Women

    Holland and Barrett, in partnership with Wellbeing of Women, has launched a new fund to address inequalities in menopause care amongst under-served communities. The Women’s Health Community Fund will provide small grants to groups and individuals. Projects should help to raise awareness and improve education around the menopause. They are particularly interested in supporting projects…