Sport Relief community cash available

15th January 2016

Once again we are distributing a £10,000 Sport Relief Community Cash fund to support communities across Cumbria.

Sport Relief Community Cash grants of £500-£1,000 are available to small organisations in the Cumbria that are doing great work to help local people living tough lives. If this sounds like you, make sure you apply for a Sport Relief Community Cash grant now by completing the online application form before Thursday 25th February.

“We’re very pleased to be teaming up with Comic Relief, BBC North East and our colleagues at the Community Foundation Tyne & Wearat Cumbria Community Foundation for the second year to work on Sport Relief Community Cash,” said Annalee Holliday, Grants & Donor Services Officer at Cumbria Community Foundation.

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As one of the UK’s biggest fundraising events, Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to raise cash and change lives on Friday 18th March.

The money raised by the public is spent by Comic Relief to help transform the lives of some of the poorest and most disadvantaged people both at home in the UK and across the world.