• Targeted Grants for Futsal teams

    Futsal is a five-a-side game, it is an exciting, fast-paced small sided football game that is widely played across the world. The Charity will support Futsal by funding to assist the creation of new teams.

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  • Community Grants

    Community football grants provide small amounts of funding to help volunteers along the way in their quest to simply provide football opportunities and retain participation levels.

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  • Strategic Grants

    Strategic football grants provide funding for projects that will have a positive impact on increasing football participation levels.

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  • Injured Player Fund

    Supports players and others directly connected with the game who may be injured whilst playing football or who may be incapacitated through illness and who really need such assistance.

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What We Do

The Kent FA Charitable Foundation aims to invest in football activities and facilities across Kent and South East London that enable people to improve their mental, social and physical well being. It will  support football participation levels for players of all abilities, especially for those who are currently physically inactive.

During the 2017/18 season the Foundation supported 21 projects investing around £32,000 into facilities, football projects and equipment together with assistance in creating 13 new women’s football teams.

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What We Fund

Community Grants
Under £2000

Community football grants provide small amounts of funding to help volunteers along the way in their quest to simply provide football opportunities and retain participation levels. Community grants will be prioritised where they can demonstrate that the funding will ultimately support the creation of new teams or sustaining existing teams. APPLY NOW ►

Strategic Grants
Between £2000 and £5000

Strategic football grants provide funding for projects that will have a positive impact on increasing football participation levels. It can include the following areas: Clubhouse refurbishment; Pitch works or ground maintenance and Football development projects APPLY NOW ►

Targeted Grants
Specific Objectives

During each year there will be windows for targeted football grant applications to meet the strategic aims of the Kent FA. In Year 2 (2018/19) We will offer up to £200 of funding to teams that will affiliate or are affiliated to Kent FA as a Futsal team. This funding will help you purchase the necessary equipment and fund a coach to attend an FA Level 1 in Coaching Futsal. It will also help your session get up and running by funding affiliation to Kent FA, specialist insurance and your initial bookings at an appropriate venue. APPLY NOW ►

Injured Player Fund

To grant assistance to players and others directly connected with affiliated bodies or within jurisdiction of the Association who may be injured whilst playing football or who may be incapacitated through illness and who really need such assistance. APPLY NOW ►

Who We Aim to Help

New Teams
To increase affiliated football teams
Girls/Ladies Projects
To support the FA's aim to increase female participation
Football For All
To improve players mental, social and physical wellbeing
Diversity & Inclusion
To widen participation from underrepresented groups
Facility Projects
To improve football pitches and facilities
Encouraging Activity
To get more people physically active through football

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