Sport England have two new volunteering funds open from end of February.  They aim to get people from different communities involved in volunteering and are looking to invest in projects providing meaningful volunteering opportunties.  Those that will offer: Engaging; Rewarding;  and Enjoyable experiences that will also have a positive effect on the wider community.

The Opportunity Fund
Targets people aged 20+ from economically disadvantaged communities.

The Potentials Fund
Targets children and young people aged 10-20, and will particularly focus on those aged 10-14 year olds who are interested in doing something to benefit their community through social action.

Deadline for both funds 24 April 2017, 12 noon.

Download a guide to both funds