New McDonalds grant launched for football clubs08 May 2012
McDonald's is providing grants of up to £2,500 through its new KickStart scheme to help support community football clubs throughout the UK which will help to develop their players and the community.
Eligible clubs must be:
Recognised by their national FA.
Have at least one team at or below junior (U18) level.
Individuals may apply on behalf of a club as long as they are over 18 and involved with the club at some level, such as a coach, volunteer or parent. Only one application can be made per club per project application period.
A total budget of £75,000 is available for 2012. One-off grants of between £500 and £2500 are available (including VAT for a single project).
Examples of eligible costs include:
- Club facilities
- Grounds-keeping tools
- Training courses
- Pitch hire
- Mini-vans, washing machines, whatever the club and team could significantly benefit from
The current deadline for applications is 30 June 2012.
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