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VBVA 2018 Regional Winners announced


To mark Volunteers’ Week, it gives us great pleasure to announce that the following 13 Sported volunteers have been selected as the regional and national winners for the Vanessa Brown Volunteer Awards 2018 (VBVAs).   • Peter Baker – East of England • Steve White – East Midlands • Keith Bates – London • Alan […]

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Celebrating 10 years helping community groups survive and thrive

Sported celebrates 10 years!

2018 marks a special year for Sported as we celebrate our tenth anniversary,  having been incorporated as a charity back on 20th March 2008.   What started as Sir Keith Mills’ vision – as then Deputy Chair of LOCOG – to provide a life-line to the thousands of community sport groups which play a pivotal […]

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TSB launch new partnership with Sported

TSB launch new partnership with Sported to help local community sport groups.     More than half of people who attend local community sport groups are concerned their group will shut down.     A quarter of people say their local community sport group has already had to close.   New research from TSB reveals […]

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Sported and Deutsche Bank announced as Charity Time Awards finalists

Sported and Deutsche Bank have been shortlisted in the Charity Times Awards 2017 in the Corporate Community Local Involvement category for sporteducate.   Sporteducate was developed to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds (aged 11-18) acquire the skills and aspirations required to find employment after education. Uniquely combining sport with education and employability workshops, the […]

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