Funding your club

There are a number of sources of funding that rugby clubs can apply to.

Find out more about the traditional sources of funding and social sector opportunities out there by following the links below:

The Rugby Football Foundation (RFF) invests in community rugby clubs, financing capital projects which improve facilities and support either the retention or growth of players. The funds can be used for projects like pitch improvement (land purchase, pitch construction, drainage and levelling), clubhouses (all apart from bars), floodlights and equipment.

The Grantfinder online tool is a free-to-use grant facility that allows you to search through the thousands of grants and loans that could help your club.

Visit the Grantfinder website to search for a grant and register your details.

Sport England funding opportunities - Sport England invests in community sport in a variety of ways and have range of funding opportunities available.

Sources of funding you can generate yourself from fundraising to Crowdfunding.

Sources of funding in the social sector from the Big Lottery to Social impact bonds.