This has been a hard year for us all. But we know the benefits of physical activity in keeping people healthy, providing opportunities and building communities.
Sport England have recently awarded Together Active funding to support our local community clubs, organisations and other groups through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Data commissioned by Sport England highlights that the pandemic is widening gaps in the activity levels across our existing priority audiences.
These groups are:
With this fund, we want to:
We want this fund to have an impact on the immediate challenges you may be facing COVID-19. It is about supporting local organisations in the community now so that they have a future to plan for.
We want to target those small, often unseen organisations that work at the heart of our communities and who focus on one or more of our priority groups. You many not see yourself as a ‘sports organisation’; you may only deliver physical activity as part of a wider offer to the communities you serve. But we know that you provide a vital set of physical activity opportunities where minority groups feel comfortable.
Funding process and deadlines:
The deadline is midnight, Sunday 25th October 2020
Please email completed application forms to Together Active at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact us if you have any queries or require support to complete the application form.
Include your telephone number and one of our team will call you back.