Published: 1st Apr 2020

Sport England has made £195m of funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The package, which is a combination of National Lottery and government funding, is made up of the following: A £20m Community Emergency Fund, which will be opened immediately for clubs and community organisations to bid into. Grants between £300 and £10,000 are available A £5m pot for existing partners to bid into if they’re facing specific financial difficulty An additional £55m to support our sector during an ongoing period of restrictions, to fund new and innovative ways to keep people active and, when the period of restrictions is over, to help organisations get back to business and adjust to a different environment A £115m rollover of current funding into 2021/22 to give long term certainty to over 100 well established partners who play a vital role in the delivery of … (To read the full article, subscribe below)