What organisations need to consider to become “grant-ready”: Partnerships & Publicity
Continuing our funding advice blog series, London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley shares further advice on becoming grant ready. In this blog, Aaron discusses partnerships and publicity, looking at the value of collaboration with other organisations and use of appropriate communication channels to help engage different demographics experiencing unique needs, barriers and habits.
London Sport secures five-year funding commitment from Sport England to level up access to physical activity
London Sport is proud to be among a group of over 120 organisations working with Sport England to level up access to sport and physical activity across the country. London Sport will receive expertise, support, and an investment of nearly £15m of government and National Lottery funding from Sport England over the next five years.
What organisations need to consider to become “grant-ready”: Finance & Income Generation
Following on from the first blog in our funding advice series covering governance and people, in this blog, London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley shares further advice on becoming grant ready, this time discussing finance and income generation, explaining what is needed to demonstrate you can manage finances at the required level.
Latest Sport England data shows London's activity levels yet to recover to pre-pandemic levels
New data from Sport England’s Active Lives survey shows activity levels in London have not yet recovered to their pre-pandemic levels.
London Sport staff complete Deaf Awareness training
London Sport staff gained valuable insights into removing barriers and preventing discrimination by taking part in a Deaf Awareness and British Sign Language course ahead of this week’s Deaf Awareness Week.
Grant-readiness – what organisations need to consider to become “grant-ready”: Governance & People
Following on from London Sport Consultancy’s successful webinar series on grant funding, over the next few weeks we will be sharing more in-depth learnings through a funding advice blog series. This week, London Sport Consultancy Funding Expert Aaron Dunkley explains the first element of ‘grant-readiness’ that organisations need to consider: Governance & People.
New workshop to increase social prescribers’ confidence in recommending physical activity
London Sport is supporting social prescribers to feel more confident in recommending physical activity and sport through a new training workshop this June.
London Sport Consultancy support launch of new Couch to Fitness web app
London Sport Consultancy has been working with Our Parks on the launch the updated Couch to Fitness programme which is now available as a website app.
London Sport Consultancy Webinar series: key learnings shared with the sport and physical activity sector
Over the past few months, London Sport Consultancy have been sharing valuable insights and knowledge with the sport and physical activity sector across two of our service areas, Funding, and Research and Insight. Now, we’re reflecting on the key learnings shared from the London Sport Consultancy webinar series so far.
Government to make significant investment into London's sports facilities
Eight London boroughs are set to benefit from significant government investment into multi-sport grassroots facilities providing a much-needed boost to communities in the capital.
How to plan and measure the impact of your projects: advice from London Sport Consultancy experts
London Sport Consultancy is offering a free webinar on project planning and impact measurement in the physical activity and sport sector on Tuesday 29 March, 10-11.30am. Ahead of the webinar next week, we’re sharing a preview of what you can expect to learn from the free session, hosted by London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley.
Social Prescribing Day: Including physical activity within social prescribing
London Sport is delighted to announce, on Social Prescribing Day, an upcoming webinar focusing on the positive impact of social prescribing training on sport and physical activity, and its potential in supporting health and wellbeing.