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Funding and Grants

funding and Grants 

On top of funding grants from Somerset FA below is a list of funding sources and grants that clubs/organisations can apply for to help create and/or develop disability football within their local communities. 

Local Grants

These grants are purely Somerset based grants with them ranging from £500 to around £1000 depending on the application. 

Somerset Community Foundation - https://www.somersetcf.org.uk/grantfunding/grants-groups

South Somerset District Council - https://www.southsomerset.gov.uk/your-council/your-council-plan-and-strategies/communities/grants-and-other-support-for-the-voluntary-and-community-sector/

Spark Somerset – Funding Portal - https://www.sparksomerset.org.uk/somerset-funding-portal 

National Grants

The grants listed below are funding provided by national companies

BBC Children in Need - https://www.bbcchildreninneed.co.uk/grants/apply/ 

National Lottery Community Fund - https://www.tnlcommunityfund.org.uk/ 

Tesco Community Grants - https://tescocommunitygrants.org.uk/apply-for-a-grant/ 

Co-Op Community Partnership Fund - https://www.coop.co.uk/communities/community-partnerships-fund 

Sported Barclays Community Football Fund - https://sported.org.uk/barclays-community-football-fund-2/ 

If you would like any further information around any of the above grants please contact Nick Hawkins on the details provided on this page. 

Get In Touch

Nick Hawkins

Football Development Officer - Disability


01458 832 359 Option 3

07591 950 260