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Welcome to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder! There are a number of local, regional and national sources of funding available for clubs/groups, facilities, talented individuals and coaching. Use our Funding Finder below to identify the most suitable funding schemes.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport can provide further advice and support for your club/group to identify the most applicable source of funding and support you with the application process. Please visit the Funding pages of our website or use our Funding Support service in your Dashboard.

Receive our 'Funding & Clubs Newsletter' - highlighting the most recent and suitable funds available. You will first need to register and log in, go to your 'Dashboard' and under your Profile, select 'Clubs & Funding' in your Email Preferences.

Local, Regional and National funding sources can added to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder. To submit a funding source, you will first need to register and log in and then click Add Fund. You should then complete the online form. All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live.

If you incur any problems or require alterations to be made to a funding source please Contact Us.

LRS excludes all responsibility for the sources added by 3rd party organisations.

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Weight Lifters Supporters Fund

The WLSF is a recognised Charity designed to help assist Weight Lifting clubs to buy capital equipment, assist clubs to travel to competitions, and recognise the achievements of young lifters by rewarding outstanding performances.

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RBS Skills and Opportunities Fund

Amount: up to £35,000

The fund aims to make a difference in communities by helping people to help themselves. They are providing £2.5m across the year to fund projects aimed at helping people to learn new skills, get into work or start a business.

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LTA - Growing the Game

Any LTA registered venue that can demonstrate sustainable growth through facility development
and a tennis development plan can apply for this funding.

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Cash4Clubs

Amount: £250 to £1,000

Sport in the community is about local people, local facilities, local groups and organisations working together to provide opportunities to enjoy sport.

Betfair and SportsAid recognise the importance of community sport, so Cash 4 Clubs has been set up to facilitate fundraising for community sports clubs throughout the country.

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Ron Pickering Memorial Fund

The application process for the RPMF Annual Grants takes place in October and November of each year and is available to both able and disability UK athletes between the ages of 15 and 23. Grants to athletes over 23 may be made in exceptional circumstances.

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Disability Table Grant Scheme

This initiative gives the opportunity to organisations or charities which work with people with disabilities or impairments to purchase a table tennis table at a subsidised rate, with prices starting from £160. Sport England is providing the funding for the scheme.

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Charles Hayward Foundation

Amount: up to £25,000

Grants of up to £7,000 are available through the Small Grants scheme, with grants of £15,000-£25,000 available to larger UK registered charities (with an income of over £350,000). The main priority is for projects working on Social and Criminal Justice.

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One Family Foundation Community Awards

The OneFamily Foundation is a way of redistributing profits – an amount too small to make a meaningful difference if shared out to each and every customer. But, when pooled together, we have the chance to do something special – to make something better for those that matter most to us in our families or communities. With your help, the OneFamily Foundation intend to distribute £5 million over the next five years.

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Boccia England Development Grants

Amount: £50 to £125

Through achieving Boccia England’s Club Accreditation at Level 1 or 2, clubs are eligible to access funding from Boccia England to support volunteers and coaches within their club to obtain a Level 1 or 2 Boccia Coaching Qualification, an Officials Qualification, Safeguarding and Child Protection Certificate or other relevant courses.

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National Deaf Children’s Society Coach Bursary Scheme

Our Coach Bursary Scheme supports deaf young people gain sports coaching qualifications and encourages them to lead sports activities for other deaf children and young people.

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Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation - Donor Matching Scheme

Amount: up to £3,000

Grants are available to local charitable groups for small local projects that benefit the communities of Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Awards for All England

Amount: £300 to £10,000

Financial assistance is available for voluntary groups, schools, local authorities and health bodies in England to carry out projects that will improve their local community.

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Reaching Communities Buildings

Amount: £100,000

Funding is available to replace or improve existing community buildings that will help people and communities most in need in the most deprived ‘Lower Super Output Areas’ in England.

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Reaching Communities England

Amount: £10,000 to £500,000

Grants available for projects which encourage voluntary and community organisations to identify their own local ideas for funding. It will support projects that improve the quality of life in communities across England, offering help where it is most needed.

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Screwfix Foundation

Screwfix Foundation are offering funding to registered charities to fix/maintain/improve community facilities within the UK.

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True Colours Trust

Trustees of the Trust are committed to supporting a large number of excellent local organisations and projects that support disabled children and their families on a daily basis.

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Clothworkers' Foundation – UK

The Clothworkers’ Foundation aims through its funding to improve the quality of life, particularly for people and communities facing disadvantage.

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East Midlands Netball Grant

East Midlands Netball will support their affiliated members by providing subsidies and mentoring opportunities to help develop coaches; tutors; umpires; volunteers and players across the region.

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Big Potential

Amount: £20,000 to £150,000

Big Potential, a BIG Lottery Fund grant fund, will deliver approximately £20m of grant funding over 3 years to eligible VCSE organisations with the aim of improving the sustainability, capacity and scale of VCSE organisations in order that they may deliver greater social impact.

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Active Harborough District Sports Club Grant

Amount: up to £250

Active Harborough District have grants of up to £250 available for sports clubs and organisations in the Harborough District. If your club needs funding for equipment, qualifications, expansion or something else, find out if you are eligible and apply using the pack.

Partners

  • Age UK L&R
    Loughborough University
    Leicester City Council
    East Midlands Platform
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Sport England
    QUEST
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Blaby District Council
    Harborough District Council
    British Heart Foundation
    County Sport Network
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
    Melton Borough Council

Partners

  • Harborough District Council
    Sport England
  • Age UK L&R
    County Sport Network
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Loughborough University
  • British Heart Foundation
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • Blaby District Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Leicester City Council
    Safeguarding
  • East Midlands Platform
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • QUEST
    Melton Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Equality Standard
  • Rutland County Council