Funding and support links
www.sportengland.org - Sport England - invests in local sport
www.sportandrecreation.org.uk - Sport and Recreation Alliance - umbrella organisation that represents sport and recreation organisations.The SRA provide information on a wide-array of topics such as advice on taxation and VAT, guidance on Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC) and charity status, help understanding alcohol and music licensing and advice regarding the Localism Bill
www.thefsa.net - Foundation For Sport & The Arts
www.footballfoundation.org.uk - The Football Foundation, supports other sports as well
www.awardsforall.org.uk - Awards For All - lottery grant scheme for local communities
www.itsyourcommunity.co.uk - the charitable arm of mobile phone providers O2 offering grants of up to £1000
www.biffa-award.org - Biffa Award - Landfill Communities Scheme supporting local projects
www.biglotteryfund.org.uk - Distributes National Lottery money replaces New Opportunities and Community Funds
www.welcomeurope.com Database of EU grants and loans
www.j4bgrants.co.uk - A free database for community groups to search for funding
www.sportsaid.org.uk - Supports talented young athletes
www.rpmf.org.uk - Ron Pickering Memorial Fund - talented young athletes
www.uksport.gov.uk - responsible for investing public funds from both the National Lottery and the Exchequer in high performance sport.
www.sportscoachuk.org - sports coach UK produce a funding guide. (updated November 2012)
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