Fundraising & Sponsorship Ideas

Some ideas to share…

Getting Grants from Trusts

There are around 8,000 grant making trusts in the UK, giving out ten times more than the Big Lottery Fund or the top 500 corporate sponsors each year – download the document above for full information and how to apply

Football Shirt Friday

Have a look at the Football Shirt Friday idea shared with us from North Yorkshire

The September edition of Membership Matters also included a whole host of possible fundraising opportunities…

Postcode Lottery

The Postcode lottery actively attempts to fund health and fitness projects specifically grass roots sport. They seek to improve the physical and mental health of communities

Tesco Carrier Bag Scheme

The Tesco carrier bag scheme is a source of funding for associations, most probably for 
districts

Waitrose Community Matters

The Waitrose scheme may be a source of volunteers and cash through their carrier bag scheme. This scheme promotes their staff to volunteer for local good causes

The Ford Britain Trust

Equipment funding may be available through the Ford Britain Trust

Next Community

Next have an active strategy to support local community sports groups so contact your 
local branch to enquire