Maidstone Leisure Trust  –  Supporting the local community

Grants issued and pending
Date Applicant Purpose
2018 Maidstone Rugby Club Contribution to costs of pitch drainage
5 Acre Wood School Sports kit for school sports
Hamish Reilly Training costs
Parkwood Junior Parkrun Publicity and equipment
Riverside Rotary Sponsorship for Swim Relay
Maidstone Roller Hockey Sticks and kit for U 11 team
2017 Maidstone Choral Union Sponsorship for Heart of Kent Hospice benefit event
Wing Chun Martial Arts Membership & promotional campaign
Maidstone Roller Hockey Support for member to attend European Championships
Royal Engineers Sponsorship for boxing event
Village Golf, Staplehurst Re-furbishment of tee mats
Age UK New exercise classes for elderly people
2016 Parkwood Junior Park Run Set up costs
Royal Engineers Sponsorship for boxing event
Maidstone Youth Rugby Sub jackets & tackle bags
Maidstone Mind Contribution towards sports taster day
Staplehurst Monarchs Contribution towards pitch drainage works
Wing Chun Martial Arts Training equipment
Riverside Rotary Sponsorship for swim relay
2015 Tom Ervin Throwing frame for disabled athlete
APM Minors FC Shirt purchase and sponsorship for U11 team
Wing Chun Martial Arts Training equipment
Riverside Rotary Sponsorship for swim relay
Heart of Kent Hospice Entry fee sponsorship for Maidstone 10K run
Tom Ervin Purchase of sport wheelchair
Tom Ervin Training wheel chair & other equipment
Level 1 coaching qualifications
2013-15 England Athletics Training fror level 1 coaches
British Gymnastics Training fror level 1 coaches (trampoline)
Badminton Association Training fror level 1 coaches
Football Association Training fror level 1 coaches
Volleyball Training fror level 1 coaches
Handball Training fror level 1 coaches
Additionally, Maidstone Leisure Trust in collaboration with Kent Sport, Maidstone Borough Council and other partners provided a disabled sport awareness event in October 2017 at the Leisure Centre. It was attended by 48 disabled or mentally/physically impaired people and a range of activity & sport providers