sported. grants in London
08 May 2012
A number of London Members were awarded grants at a recent grant
Recipients of a sported. small grant included Interlinkx CIC a
cycling and bike maintenance project in Hackney. sported. awarded a
grant of £2000 towards employing a youth worker to lead the bike
maintenance sessions on a local estate.
Members that have been receiving one2One support were also
awarded grants. Westside Community Foundation received £8000 to
deliver a Friday night basketball project aimed at diverting young
people away from negative behaviour.
Projects also recently funded in London include:
• Community Links, £15,000 towards a project
co-ordinator role to develop multi sports sessions and training at
a newly refurbished playing field in Newham.
• Thai Boxing Community Centre, £8, 430 to
increase the numbers of vulnerable young people using the gym
during the week.
• Proteks International, £9,200 towards more
self-defence classes for young people in various community centres
and youth clubs across London.
• Youth Scene, £8900 to deliver a youth sports
leadership programme for young people in Lambeth and surrounding
Remember the next deadline for the Small Grants Scheme for
London Members is 25 May 2012. If you would like to apply, please