Grants

Grants Grow Wild Youth Project Application deadline: 1 April 2019 Grants for young people (aged 14 to 25 years) in the UK to deliver a creative project that celebrates UK native wildflowers and fungi in exciting and engaging ways. Grants of up to £500 for projects that are completed within five months of the receipt of the grant and no later than 25 October 2019. … Continue reading Grants

10 Top tips on recruiting and retaining young volunteers

Stephen Tutin has volunteered with various organisations since age 13. His first experience of volunteering was helping to run online groups, some of which included people who had difficulties such as autism, social isolation, or difficulties controlling anger. These problems made it hard for them to socialise face-to-face but socialising online helps them develop their 10 Top tips on recruiting and retaining young volunteers thumbnail … Continue reading 10 Top tips on recruiting and retaining young volunteers

The lack of funding for grass roots football

Grass roots football is where the love of the beautiful game begins; it is that magic place in a young player’s mind where he dreams of being the next Ronaldo, Messi or hang on where are the English names in the list??? That is the trouble, Grass Roots Football has for far too many years been close to neglected and funding has dwindled for some … Continue reading The lack of funding for grass roots football

BBC – BBC Children in Need – Small Grants: Should I apply?

Small Grants: Should I apply? Our Small Grants programme is open to charities and not-for-profit organisations applying for any amount up to and including £10,000 for one year only. Check the information below to see if your project should apply. But first – have you read about how, together, we improve children’s lives in the UK? If you are looking for more than £10,000 please … Continue reading BBC – BBC Children in Need – Small Grants: Should I apply?