The HAPpy Camps Easter 2022 fund is open

Herts Sports Partnership’s HAPpy Camps Easter 2022 fund is open. The funding has been made available by the Department for Education to support children from disadvantaged backgrounds who are less likely to access organised out of holiday activities and are more likely to experience social isolation and holiday hunger. Find out more…

Paradigms Grant Programme for 2021-22

Paradigms Grant Programme The next available deadline for Community Fund applications is 10th June 2021. Seed Funding applications can be submitted throughout the year. Grants are available to fund local activities that improve the quality of life of Paradigm residents and their community. There are two types of funding available: Seed Funding Community Fund – Projects that are community-led or are responding to an emerging community need – Up to £1,000 per project– Applications accepted throughout the year.– Grant decisions are made within four weeks. – Larger community projects– Projects between £1,000 and £12,000– We may also be able to fund a few projects per year for a larger amount. If your initiative requires larger funding, please contact the Grant Manager to discuss before submitting your application. Community Fund Grant Application Deadlines 2021-22 Dates Notes 10th June 2021 1 September 2021 5 January 2021 For grants to commence from 1 April 2022 Please get

HAPpy Holiday Activity Programme

Grants are available to deliver activities with food in the Summer holidays to children aged 5-16 with those in receipt of free school meals eligible for free. The HAPpy programme is supported by Hertfordshire County Council, funded by the Department for Education and coordinated by the Herts Sports Partnership. We are seeking to fund a diverse range of projects and enrichment activities which are attractive and engaging for all ages and abilities of school children and include physical activity and nutritious food.  The fund is open to the voluntary sector, schools, youth clubs, statutory and private providers who can meet the charitable objectives of the programme.  You can apply for grants to support the provision of activities for four hours a day, up to four days a week throughout a four week period during the school summer holiday ie up to 16 x four hour days between 26 July and 27

Meet the Funder event with Maria Tarokh from The Fore Trust

Communities 1st will be holding “Meet the Funder” with Maria Tarokh from The Fore Trust. Maria will be giving a presentation about their Summer fund between 3-4pm Click here to register The Fore’s Summer 2021 Funding Round will open on Monday 12th April at 10am. For this funding round, The Fore is offering unrestricted grants of up to