Adult friend funder
We were mainly inspired to start the club because some of our children often get into trouble at school, and don’t find it very easy to make friends.
We have 16 parents involved, plus 6 other local volunteers.
If a funder has a standard application form, use it. We have information on Budgets for community groups, Constitutions and several information sheets on looking after your group’s money and getting your accounts independently examined.
Below is an example of a letter of application to a funder.
This page includes general guidelines for writing funding applications, how to write a letter of application and how to complete an application form.
There is also a glossary at the end to help you to untangle some of the jargon funders use.
By borrowing equipment from a local primary school, and running our sessions in the park, we have kept our costs very low.
Our weekly sessions have become very important to those involved.
He is sometimes bullied at school, and finds it hard to socialise.Over the last four months we have run weekly activity sessions in the park, which have been attended by over 40 local children.We formally adopted our constitution on 10th July 2012. Our aims are: We have begun our activities in the summer months.Kids Club has made him much happier and this has helped his confidence and he is now even enjoying school more.” We want to provide a continuous experience for the families involved, and get more people involved.For this reason we would like to run indoor activities from November 2012 – April 2013.