Add news
Нами Накагава — Kimi Wa Kirameki/Ты - Сияние! (feat. Ichigo Tanuki)
March 2010
April 2010
May 2010June 2010July 2010
August 2010
September 2010October 2010
November 2010
December 2010
January 2011
February 2011March 2011April 2011May 2011June 2011July 2011August 2011September 2011October 2011November 2011December 2011January 2012February 2012March 2012April 2012May 2012June 2012July 2012August 2012September 2012October 2012November 2012December 2012January 2013February 2013March 2013April 2013May 2013June 2013July 2013August 2013September 2013October 2013November 2013December 2013January 2014February 2014March 2014April 2014May 2014June 2014July 2014August 2014September 2014October 2014November 2014December 2014January 2015February 2015March 2015April 2015May 2015June 2015July 2015August 2015September 2015October 2015November 2015December 2015January 2016February 2016March 2016April 2016May 2016June 2016July 2016August 2016September 2016October 2016November 2016December 2016January 2017February 2017March 2017April 2017May 2017June 2017July 2017August 2017September 2017October 2017November 2017December 2017January 2018February 2018March 2018April 2018May 2018June 2018July 2018August 2018September 2018October 2018November 2018December 2018January 2019February 2019March 2019April 2019May 2019June 2019July 2019August 2019September 2019October 2019November 2019December 2019January 2020February 2020March 2020April 2020May 2020June 2020July 2020August 2020September 2020October 2020November 2020December 2020January 2021February 2021March 2021April 2021
12345678910111213141516171819
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
News Every Day |

BaseballSoftballUK’s Announces £12,050 in Facilities Funding

 


Press release and graphic by BaseballSoftballUK.

BaseballSoftballUK is delighted to announce the first five recipients of the Facilities Fund, with £12,050 being directly invested in grassroots facility development projects this year. As part of BaseballSoftballUK’s (BSUK) Two Sports, One Ambition Strategy launched in August 2020, BSUK reaffirmed its commitment to help grassroots baseball and softball organisations across the UK to become strongersafer and more sustainable. A key part of the commitment was creating the Facilities Fund to support Chartered clubs and leagues to develop and improve their facilities, with BSUK committing £50,000 over the next five years allowing for clubs and leagues to use the investment not only to support facility developments, but also act as a lever to attract further match funding.

The Facilities Fund attracted a great deal of interest, generating a significant number of high-quality submissions. Working through their BSUK relationship manager, clubs and leagues were supported as they worked through their applications ahead of the February deadline for submission. With the Fund oversubscribed for applications, the role of the independent assessment panel was crucial in helping investment decisions.

As Luis Arrevillagas, BSUK Development Manager explained, “We wanted to have a range of assessors reviewing the applications. The panel included Facility Managers, Commissioning Officers and Funding & Partnership Managers from various partner organisations across the UK, all with significant experience in this area.

Successful applicants
We’re particularly keen to congratulate the work of the club administrators and volunteers who spent considerable time developing their submissions.
BaseballSoftballUK is delighted to announce the following awards:

  • Birmingham Baseball Club – £2,000
  • Bracknell Baseball & Softball Club – £2,000
  • Bristol Baseball Club – £3,800  
  • Guildford Baseball & Softball Club – £3,000
  • Wolverhampton Baseball Club – £1,250        

As a result of the direct investment of £12,050 by BSUK, the five recipients will collectively benefit from an additional £30,000+ of investment from partnership activity. All five of this year’s projects will focus on grassroots baseball development.

Funding will be made available to the clubs from today, 1 April 2021. BSUK’s Development Team will continue to work closely with these clubs to support their facilities development and monitor the investment awarded to them. However, BSUK is also committed to work with unsuccessful applicants to seek other funding investment for their facilities and to support them in submitting applications during future Facilities Fund application windows.

Chris Rawlings, Head of Development at BaseballSoftballUK, was thrilled with the Fund’s first cycle, saying, “It was great to see the high number of high-quality applications submitted to the new Facilities Fund. I know these awards will make a significant difference to the clubs involved and the playing experience for their members. Congratulations to all five successful clubs; I know they all worked tirelessly to achieve the match-funding required to be eligible. The assessment panel did a great job of providing clear and independent advice on the applications submitted. We are committed to this Fund for at least the next four years and will be working hard to support chartered clubs and leagues on future applications.

Applications for Year 2 of the Facilities Fund will open in October 2021 and clubs are advised to work closely with their BSUK relationship managers from now to get their club ready for it.

For more information on the Facilities Fund, get in touch with your chartered relationship manager or email facilitiesfund@bsuk.com.

Read more about the Facilities Fund here.





Read also

SOCAR plans to develop new gas condensate fields

Financial markets this week

Navalny in critical condition, ally fears the worst





News, articles, comments, with a minute-by-minute update, now on Today24.pro



Today24.pro — latest news 24/7. You can add your news instantly now — here
News Every Day

Cooking Whole Wild Turkey on Pellet Grill JUICY MEAT!