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Applications to the Bath Half Marathon Fund are now closed and will reopen in 2020.
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Who do we fund?

Smaller local charities and voluntary groups within Bath & North East Somerset can apply for cash grants of up to £1,000 for sport, active lifestyle or play projects. The Bath Half Marathon Fund is managed through Quartet Community Foundation.

The lists below give you a flavour of the types of projects that have been funded recently. You can read more about some of these projects on our Grant Recipients page.

In 2019 we used Bath Half Runner donations to fund the following organisations' projects:

In 2018 we used Bath Half Runner donations to fund the following organisations' projects:

  • Age UK Bath & North East Somerset

    New slow-paced walking group for older people in Batheaston.

    Amount awarded: £1000

  • Carers Centre B&NES

    14 activity days for 5-18yr old carers

    Amount awarded: £986

  • Community Bus

    Weekly play sessions for babies and pre school children in Twerton.

    Amount awarded: £1360

  • Mentoring Plus

    Training freelance drivers and assistants for activity sessions for disadvantaged young people.

    Amount awarded: £1000

  • Percy Community Centre

    Warhammer and board games club for young people on the autistic spectrum.

    Amount awarded: £1000

     

  • St John’s Foundation

    Funding for Lifestyle Change Project.

    In 2018 Bath Half’s official local charity appeal was the Action Against Child Poverty Campaign. This campaign is coordinated by St John’s Foundation and funds the Lifestyle Change Project which is a a three-year targeted initiative being delivered in partnership by six local charities to address child poverty within Bath and North East Somerset.

    The charities involved are Sporting Family Change, the Southside Project, Wansdyke Play Association, SWALLOW, Mentoring Plus and Off the Record.

    Amount awarded: £19,940

  • SWALLOW

    SWALLOW FC’s participation in disability football league.

    Amount awarded: £630

  • Threeways School

    Landing matts for PE sessions for special needs children.

    Amount awarded: £1360

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