Sport England Community Emergency Fund
To help community sport and physical activity organisations who are experiencing short term financial hardship or the ceasing of operations due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. For more information about the fund click here
Heart of England Coronavirus Resilence Fund
Heart of England Community Foundation has launched the Coronavirus Resilience Fund to help champion local communities and projects, ensuring that they are still being funded and not forgotten about during the uncertain times we find ourselves in.
To read more about the fund click here, To find out if you are eligible to access the fund click here (West Midlands), To find out if you are eligible to access the fund click here (Coventry & Warwickshire)
Severn Trent Water
The Severn Trent Community Fund will re-open in Summer 2020, with up to £1 million available to support non-profit organisations and charities for the most vulnerable in society. For more information about the fund click here
Through the Aviva Community Fund, funding, skills and resources have been made available to charities and communities to adapt or continue their services. The Aviva Community Fund application criteria has been expanded to include projects that allow causes to adapt or continue their vital services, so they can help their beneficiaries and communities during this time of need. For more information click here
The Cadbury Foundation is supporting charities, organisations and local causes through their ‘cashmatch’ programme. For more information click here
Coventry City Council: Sports and Culture Sector Covid-19 Crowdfunder
Urgent funds are being made available to sports, cultural and physical activity-based organisations and small businesses in Coventry to help them during the COVID-19 crisis. To ensure these businesses can access essential cash flow now, Coventry City Council is pledging to support them through Crowdfunder’s Pay it Forward campaign.
Those eligible for the funding will be:
- Self-employed or a micro/small business in Coventry
- Trading for at least one year.
For more information click here
Pitch Preparation Fund
A new £9.56m fund aimed at helping clubs and organisations get their natural and artifical grass pitches ready for when the government advice allows football to start being played again. For more information click here
Persimmon Homes have joined forces with Team GB- the British Olympic Association- to give away over £1 million to help projects for young people aged under 18. For more information click here