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Continued support to tackle inequalities with £20m Together Fund

Categories: Funding Tackling Inequalities

Tuesday 19 October 2021 A further £20 million of National Lottery funding is being made available to help tackle inequalities in physical activity levels as the nation continues its recovery from the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Last year, as part of our initial response to the crisis, we launched the £20m Tackling Inequalities Fund (TIF) that […]

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Tackling Inequalities Fund – the story so far

Categories: Funding Tackling Inequalities

TIF was set up in April 2020 with £20m of National Lottery funding that was allocated through Active Partnerships and to more than 30 national partners. The funding, which is intended to last up until December 2022, was focused on communities hit disproportionately hardest by the pandemic – lower socio-economic groups, culturally diverse communities, disabled […]

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Paralympics a chance to shine light on disability sport

Categories: Disability Sport Tackling Inequalities

Tuesday 24 August 2021 More than 70% of ParalympicsGB’s 227-strong squad are set to begin their medal hunt at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games having directly benefitted from Sport England investment of National Lottery funding into their sporting careers. Via charity SportsAid, with whom Sport England partner, they’ve helped 166 athletes, guides, pilots and competition […]

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Tackling Inequalities Funding helps launch two new projects in Crawley

Categories: Tackling Inequalities

Monday 2 August 2021 Crawley Run Crew and Sudhan Welfare Society were awarded National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most in need as a result of the impact of Covid-19. The funding award, administered through Active […]

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