What is the Everybody Foundation?


The Everybody Foundation is a charity (Registered charity No. 1174873) that raises funds to support individuals and groups to promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

What are the Everybody Foundation's aims?

The Everybody Foundation has three aims for the benefit of the public within the communities in which Everybody Sport and Recreation operates. They are:

What can the Everybody Foundation Support?

The projects that the foundation may decide to fund are endless providing the application meets the Everybody Foundation’s aims. Examples could include:

  • Organising a family fun day in a local park
  • Helping a sports club to develop a new session for a hard to reach group
  • Supporting young athletes to access specialist training facilities
  • Operating a subsidised walking football group
  • Offering a free sports hall to a charity fundraising activity
  • Assisting the purchase of a table tennis table for a community centre

Who can apply and how much can be applied for?

  • Applications can be made by anyone on behalf of themselves, another individual or a group/ organisation.
  • Each individual/group can apply for up to a maximum of £500 per year.


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How to Apply?

Applications can be made by completing the Everybody-Foundation-Nomination-Form either electronically to foundation@everybody.org.uk, by post to Everybody Foundation, Holmes Chapel Community Centre, Station Road, Holmes Chapel, CW4 8AA or in person at your local Everybody Leisure Centre.

Check out our Everybody Foundation – Background information nomination form support  and our Everybody Foundation Grant Making Policy to find out more information.

Closing dates and decision meetings

All applications will be considered by the Everybody Foundation Trustees and grants will be awarded to the highest scoring applications until all funds are committed. Decisions will be communicated electronically within six weeks of the closing date.

Applications are currently closed.  Please check the website or contact the Foundation for latest details.

How does the Everybody Foundation receive money?

The Everybody Foundation receives money by:

  • Team Everybody sponsorships
  • Donations
  • Charity boxes at your local Everybody centre
  • Various fundraising activities organised by the Everybody Foundation
  • Fundraising Team

Guidance and further questions

If you have any questions whilst completing an application or about the Everybody Foundation in general please contact Everybody Foundation Executive Office on 01625 383778 or foundation@everybody.org.uk.