Lincoln City FC Sport & Education Trust - known as Imps in the Community - have been successful in achieving funding from BBC Children in Need for the Get Onside Programme.
They have been awarded a grant of £118,113 over 3 years. This will help make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people in Lincoln.
The Get Onside programme works towards helping each child realise their potential through:
enabling them to access sport and physical activity sessions,
helping them develop essential skills and give them an environment to practise and
enable children to be [...]
GRANTS NOW OVER £4.76m
The Autumn proved to be a busy season for the Trust, as Club Community Organisations (CCOs) took the opportunity to apply for funds to run programmes over the winter months.
Trustees awarded 18 grants in October, amounting to just over £307,000. Some were to new project and other additional funding to allow existing programmes to continue.
Two new clubs applied successfully for the first time: East Thurrock and Poole Town. East Thurrock’s project Sporting Steps will use the funds to employ a disability coach and they will work closely with the local Treetops Special School. Poole Town [...]
Southport Football Club has joined forces with leading UK charity Action for Children to launch ‘Parents on the Ball’, an innovative and fun community programme which will equip participants in Sefton with new parenting skills and confidence.
The programme, based at Southport’s Merseyrail Community Stadium, will offer mums, dads, grandparents and other carers from Southport and the surrounding area the opportunity to learn more about healthy family living. The 12-week course will kick-off in September.
Action for Children works in local communities across the UK to support children, young people and their families at the earliest opportunity. Services in Merseyside [...]
Programme launched for the new school year The National League Trust is pleased to be part of this exciting new programme, aimed at supporting the delivery of PE and sport in primary schools, together with PHSE, literacy and numeracy programmes. The programme will be delivered by Premier League and English Football League clubs. One National […]