Active Places and Spaces

Places and Spaces Fund

Get up to £10,000 to improve your Place or Space and keep your community physically active.

Match-funding is available to support community sport and physical activity groups in the West Midlands to create or improve facilities in their local area and unite communities as part of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Projects should be driven by the community, for the community, to improve what is available and enable more people to be physically active. Campaigns should be a celebration of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, providing information on how the place or space is going to provide a legacy & unite your community.

Who can apply?

Local sports clubs, charities, community, voluntary & social enterprise sector organisations that deliver sport and/or physical activity in their community, including organisations that are not solely or primarily sports organisations, town/ parish councils delivering activity within their community, for the benefit of people residing in the West Midlands.

What costs can I apply for?

The funding is to cover costs associated with creating, improving or changing a space or place that will provide opportunities for people to become more active in their local community.


Simon Thomas

Simon Thomas

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

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