Community Lincs is a Lincolnshire charity working to sustain and improve the quality of life for individuals and communities across the county. Established in 1927, Community Lincs has used its extensive knowledge of Lincolnshire’s communities to develop a range of projects and support services. This support helps local groups and volunteers to provide services and facilities within their communities. In addition to our general advice services we offer targeted consultancy and business support.
Whether you are a community group, a parish council, a public agency, a third sector organisation or a private company Community Lincs can provide effective support to your organisation.
Lincolnshire Sport is a sports charity whose main aim is to increase participation in sport and physical activity across the county. We work with a variety of partners to manage and coordinate programmes and events which encourage people to keep active.
We work with, and provide information, advice and support to sports clubs, participants, groups, local authorities, schools as well as National Governing Bodies of Sport, and the NHS.
We are able to provide information and advice on funding for projects relating to sport, sporting facilities and healthy activities.
Lincolnshire CVS supports Community Groups and individuals including: specific funding advice, volunteer information, mentoring and volunteer brokerage, sector training (accredited, workshops and bespoke), community development and support. Our experience in supporting charities and community groups to raise necessary funds for their work is recognized as outstanding.
In 2012-13 85% of funding applications supported by LCVS staff where successful, raising just under £3.5 million (£3,435,499) with 75 applications for volunteer organisations in South Lincolnshire and East Lindsey.