Promoting the scheme
Cash 4 Clubs helps grassroots community sports club. However, we need help in reaching out to the local sports clubs in your area. Promoting the Cash 4 Clubs scheme on your website will help those clubs in need of funding to find us.
If you wish to post details of our sports grants on your website then please feel free to make use of the information provided below describing our scheme.
You may also use our logo and badges (see below) should you just wish to use an image on your site and link it through to www.cash-4-clubs.com for people to find us.
Cash 4 Clubs logo:
To use our logo just right-click and save on the image below.
Cash 4 Clubs badges:
We have designed some Cash 4 Clubs badges that can be used on your website to help promote our grants scheme to your visitors. They can be viewed and downloaded here.
Example long description of our sports grants scheme:
What is Cash 4 Clubs?
Cash 4 Clubs is a sports grants scheme which gives clubs a chance to win grants ranging from £250 to £1,000, whether it be to improve facilities, purchase new equipment, gain coaching qualifications, or generally invest in the sustainability of their club.
Who is behind Cash 4 Clubs?
The Cash 4 Clubs scheme is funded by Betfair and is supported by SportsAid. Betfair and SportsAid have worked in partnership for a number of years and both organisations understand the importance of community sport in promoting an active lifestyle and stimulating local pride. Betfair's vision is to be a champion of regional and community sport, with Cash 4 Clubs fitting in as part of its much broader community investment programme. Betfair is committed to giving money to charities and supporting sports development both in this country and overseas.
How do clubs apply?
Clubs can apply for a Cash 4 Clubs Sports Grant by filling out the online application form from 1 September until 30 September 2014, available at http://www.cash-4-clubs.com/apply-for-a-grant/
How much funding is available?
There are four tiers of grants at £250, £500, £750 and £1,000 which are awarded on a discretionary basis.
Who can apply?
Any sports club can apply as long as they are registered with their sport's National Governing Body or local authority. Funding can be requested for anything that will add to the sustainability and effectiveness of the sports club.
How are the grants chosen?
Grants are awarded once a year after selection by our committee. The judges include representatives from Betfair, SportsAid, and other independent and sports committee members.
Example short description of our sports grants scheme:
Cash 4 Clubs Sports Fund
The Cash 4 Clubs sports club grant scheme provides funding to community sports clubs in the UK, with grants ranging for £250 to £1,000. For more details and to apply please visit http://www.cash-4-clubs.com/apply-for-a-grant/.
Summary PDF to download
A one page PDF summary of our sports funding scheme is available here.
Official launch press release
If you are interested to view our press release of the official launch of the scheme, it can be viewed here.