Maidstone Leisure Trust  –  Supporting the local community

Grants issued and pending  
2023Linton Park Cricket Club

Kent Panthers Basketball
Towards purchase of specialist cutting equipment

Set up of youth league
2022Young Dementia Activity Group

Riverside Rotary

Mote Park Park Run
Marketing support and running costs

Le Grand Tour Prizes

Set up Costs
2021Olympia Boxing

Five Acre Wood School

Maidstone Hockey Club

Kent Artistic Roller Dance Club

Yalding & Laddingford FC

MUFC Raiders

Olympia Boxing

Riverside Rotary Great Home Run

Barty House

Mote Runners

Molehill Academy

Support for new programmes

Sports equipment

Kit, equipment, coaching courses

Covid losses financial support 

New training kit for expansion

Team Kit

Post Covid support for adult programmes

Charity Prizes for Great Home Run

Family swim voucher raffle prize

Great Home Run Prize

Swimming lessons

Prize Draw/general support funding
2020Mote Runners


Yalding & Laddingford FC

Riverside Rotary

Running tops for new members


Kit for new members

Promotion for Cycling Development Project

2019Parkwood 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

2018Maidstone 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

2017Maidstone 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

2016Parkwood 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

2015Tom 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  
2013-15England AthleticsTraining fror level 1 coaches 
 British GymnasticsTraining fror level 1 coaches (trampoline) 
 Badminton AssociationTraining fror level 1 coaches 
 Football AssociationTraining fror level 1 coaches 
 VolleyballTraining fror level 1 coaches 
 HandballTraining fror level 1 coaches 
Additionally, Maidstone Leisure Trust in collaboration with Active Kent and Medway, 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