Ten years on from London 2012 nearly half of Londoners forced to cut back on exercise as cost of living crisis bites
Ten years on from London 2012 nearly half of Londoners forced to cut back on exercise as cost of living crisis bites.
Tips for grant management: Key considerations for organisations after they receive a grant
London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley looks at what to do after you've been successful with your funding application and offers his top tips to help you manage your grant well and to keep your grant-maker happy:
What organisations need to consider to become “grant-ready”: Community Involvement & Impact Measurement
In this blog, London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley covers the final element of "grant-readiness" organisations in the sport and physical activity sector should consider: community involvement and impact measurement.
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.
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.
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.
Writing grant funding applications: Top tips from a funding expert
Communications Officer Qasim Zaidi shares the main lessons learned from the free webinar earlier this week, discussing framing your case for support, writing style, and how best to highlight the outcomes of the project.
Top Tips for Grant Funding Applications
London Sport Consultancy is offering a free webinar focusing on the top tips for grant funding applications for the physical activity and sport sector on Tuesday 22 February.
Introduction to grant funding: Top tips from a funding expert
Communications Officer Aimée Palmer considers the main lessons learned from London Sport Consultancy's free webinar on grant funding which took place earlier this week.
2021: London Sport’s Year in Review
2021 has been a year of varying restrictions due to covid-19 but the commitment and dedication of the sport and physical activity remained undimmed we have seen, once again, the incredible impact of the capital’s grassroots physical activity and sport sector united in keeping Londoners active. Here, we look back at London Sport’s most memorable moments of 2021.
Meet the Team: Aaron, Funding Consultancy Expert
As part of our London Sport Consultancy’s re-brand, we’re sitting down with the key team members working on our consultancy services. Our 'Meet the Team series' introduces Aaron Dunkley, our Funding Consultancy Expert from Oaks.
Meet the Team: Chris, Head of Digital Behaviour Change
As part of our London Sport Consultancy’s re-brand, we’re sitting down with the key team members working on our consultancy services. Our 'Meet the Team series' begins with Chris Norfield, London Sport’s Head of Digital Behaviour Change.
London Sport Consultancy: Helping to get Londoners active together
Business Development Manager Jennie Rivett writes about how our consultancy services help us work with partners to tackle the huge challenge of making London the most active city in the world.
Grants available to support physical activity on the River Thames
Grants of up to £5,000 available to those offering physical activity opportunities on the River Thames and inland waterways.
5,000 Londoners got active for RED January raising nearly £25,000 in the process
A dedicated community of 5,000 Londoners who completed the nationwide physical and mental health campaign RED January at the start of the year have raised almost £25,000 for charity Sport in Mind.
London Sport conducts funding workshops for Barking Sport 4 Change coalition
London Sport has completed a series of funding workshops supporting the Sport 4 Change coalition in Barking to be more confident and competent when applying for funding.
£200,000 of Tackling Inequalities funding helps partners support communities hardest hit by pandemic
London Sport has distributed almost £200,000 of Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Funding to 20 organisations across the capital; Specialist Advisor Physical Activity for Health Barry Kelly explains more.