Funding Finder

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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.

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Local, Regional and National funding sources can added to the Funding Finder. To submit a funding source, you will first need to register/login and click 'Add Fund.' All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live. LRS excludes all responsibility for the sources added by 3rd party organisations.

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Central Social and Recreational Trust

Central Social and Recreational Trust

up to £1,000

Grants are available for sports clubs and organisations in the UK to provide or assist in the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation for the benefit of disadvantaged children who are under the age of 21 years.

Aviva Community Fund

Aviva Community Fund

up to £50,000

We’ve been running the Aviva Community Fund for over four years, and we’re proud to have helped thousands of small charities and good causes build stronger communities all across the UK.

And now, we’ve teamed up with Crowdfunder to give charities and community interest companies the opportunity to further build their capabilities, drive sustainable fundraising and leverage our talented and enthusiastic workforce to get their best and brightest ideas off the ground.

Comic Relief Funds

Comic Relief Funds

£10,000

Comic Relief funds work that aims to achieve at least one of our five themes

Tudor Trust Fund

Tudor Trust Fund

Supports organisations working in any part of the UK.

Wilkinson’s Helping Hands Grants

Wilkinson’s Helping Hands Grants

Helping the local community is really important to us. If you're a local charity or community group in need of a helping hand, please visit your local wilko store to pick up an application form.

Rugby Football Foundation - Helping Hand Grants

Rugby Football Foundation - Helping Hand Grants

£500 to £1,500

Provides a mechanism for rugby clubs to apply for a small grant

Rugby Football Foundation - Groundmatch Grants

Rugby Football Foundation - Groundmatch Grants

£1,500 to £5,000

Provides easy-to-access grant funding for capital projects which contribute to the recruitment and retention of community rugby players.

The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust

The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust

up to £1,500

Helping disabled people access tennis opportunities through funding for wheelchairs, equipment and grants.

Rugby Football Foundation: Groundmatch Grants

Rugby Football Foundation: Groundmatch Grants

£1,500 to £5,000

The Groundmatch Scheme provides easy-to-access grant funding for capital projects which contribute to the recruitment and retention of community rugby players.

The Greggs Foundation – Local Community Project Fund

The Greggs Foundation – Local Community Project Fund

up to £2,000

The Local Community Projects Fund helps organisations based in local communities to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need at the heart of our local communities. The programme is administered by seven charity committees throughout England, Wales and Scotland.

East Midlands Airport Community Fund

up to £2,000

The Community Fund awards grants to support eligible projects that have a long-lasting community, social or environmental benefit and can award a maximum of £2,000 per application.

East Midlands Airport Sponsorship Fund

up to £200

East Midlands Airport also have a Sponsorship Fund, a large number of requests are received and they try to support as many as possible.

Active Rutland Coach & Volunteer Fund

Active Rutland Coach & Volunteer Fund

This funding stream focuses on developing the workforce behind the fantastic sports clubs which run in Rutland. It aims to strengthen our community sports volunteers and coaches through funding qualifications and training courses.

Mick George Community Fund

Mick George Community Fund

£10,000 to £50,000

The Fund supports projects located in proximity to our donor’s (Mick George Ltd and recently acquired Frimstone Ltd) landfill sites and other waste treatment sites situated throughout the East Midlands and Anglian regions.

North West Leicestershire - Talented Athlete Grant Scheme

North West Leicestershire - Talented Athlete Grant Scheme

up to £100

This scheme supports young talented athletes to keep pursing their sporting careers by providing finance to help with the associated costs.

LTA - Facility Loan Scheme

LTA - Facility Loan Scheme

up to £250,000

The Facility Loan Scheme provides loans up to £250,000 to help venues deliver projects that will grow the number of people playing tennis.

North West Leicestershire - Coaching & Leadership Education Grant Scheme

North West Leicestershire - Coaching & Leadership Education Grant Scheme

up to £100

This grant scheme supports and encourages coaches, leaders and officials from North West Leicestershire to gain coaching, leadership and officiating qualifications.

North West Leicestershire - Small Grants Scheme

North West Leicestershire - Small Grants Scheme

up to £500

Grants of up to £500 are available for new projects or one-off pieces of expenditure for equipment or other items, which will help your organisation to deliver an improved service to the community or just try something different.

UK Coaching

UK Coaching

Funding Opportunities for Coaching in the UK

BaseballSoftball UK Facilities Fund

BaseballSoftball UK Facilities Fund

up to £5,000

BaseballSoftballUK, the development agency for both sports in the United Kingdom, has launched its new Facilities Fund. BSUK has committed £10,000 per year to the Fund for the next five years, and Development Chartered clubs and leagues can apply for up to £5,000 in funding.

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Partners

  • Active Partnerships
    Active Leicester
  • Harborough LSA
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Melton LSA
    Safeguarding
  • Equality Standard
    Active Rutland
  • Sport England
    Blaby LSA
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    NWL LSA
  • Charnwood LSA
    Leicestershire County Council