Two new tenders have been published for projects offering new volunteering opportunities in London within the Mayor's Team London programme. Both contracts will be worth between £100,000 and £250,000. The closing date is 16 May 2011.
A Sporting Chance covers new volunteering opportunities to encourage children and young people at risk across London to take up sport as a step towards education, employment or training. Applications will be managed as part of the new bidding round to the PlaySport London Sports Participation Fund, which itself offers grants to help community projects across London increase participation in sport as a legacy of the 2012 Olympics:
This piece was first published at www.fundinginformation.org, the resource for up to date information about new sources of grants, loans and donations for voluntary organisations, charities, social enterprises and the public sector throughout the UK.