Maidstone Leisure Trust  –  Supporting the local community

Grants issued and pending
Date Applicant Purpose
2020 Mote Runners

Yalding & Laddingford FC

Riverside Rotary

Running tops for new members

Kit for new members

Promotion for Cycling Development Project

2019 Parkwood Junior parkrun

Village Golf, Staplehurst

Maidstone Swimming Club

Space 2 Be Me

Maidstone Harriers

Molehill Copse School

1st Boxley Rainbows

Mote Cricket Colts

Anthony Williams

Genevieve Hunter

Involve Kent

Olympia Boxing

Katie Cardwell

Defibrillator and Registration Fees

Contribution for course extension

Level 1 Coaching

Dance Stars session costs


Swimming Lesson Funding

Outdoor fitness equipment

Support funding

Help with training costs

Running costs

Room hire for volunteers football sessions

Over 55’s Boxing Class

Contribution for Goalie Kit

2018 Maidstone Raiders

Olympia Boxing

Maidstone Rugby Club

5 Acre Wood School

Hamish Reilly

Parkwood Junior parkrun

Riverside Rotary

Maidstone Roller Hockey

Level 1 Disability Coaching

Community Boxing in Parkwood

Contribution to costs of pitch drainage

Sports kit for school sports

Training costs

Publicity and equipment

Sponsorship for Swim Relay

Sticks and kit for U 11 team

2017 Maidstone Choral Union

Wing Chun Martial Arts

Maidstone Roller Hockey

Royal Engineers

Village Golf, Staplehurst

Age UK

Sponsorship for Heart of Kent Hospice event

Membership & promotional campaign

Support to attend European Championships

Sponsorship for boxing event

Refurbishment of tee mats

New exercise classes for elderly people

2016 Parkwood Junior Park Run

Royal Engineers

Maidstone Youth Rugby

Maidstone Mind

Staplehurst Monarchs

Wing Chun Martial Arts

Riverside Rotary

Set up costs

Sponsorship for boxing event

Sub jackets & tackle bags

Contribution towards sports taster day

Contribution towards pitch drainage works

Training equipment

Sponsorship for swim relay

2015 Tom Ervin

APM Minors FC

Wing Chun Martial Arts

Riverside Rotary

Heart of Kent Hospice

Tom Ervin

Tom Ervin

Throwing frame for disabled athlete

Shirt purchase and sponsorship for U11 team

Training equipment

Sponsorship for swim relay

Entry fee sponsorship for Maidstone 10K run

Purchase of sport wheelchair

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