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Just a Ball Game ? receives £1,300 to fund team kit, accessories venue hire
Just a Ball Game ? has been awarded a small £1,300 grant from the Equity Foundation to fund our Ladies Futsal Team. The Team play in the Manchester Futsal Leagues and funding will be a great way for this newly formed club to be put on a more competitive and professional level.
Just a Ball Game ? is a Not For Profit Voluntary Community Organisation serving South, South East and East Manchester with an 18+ Ladies Futsal Team. Our organisation was formed in 2011 and has been at the forefront of raising awareness around inclusion and visibility of LGBT people and challenging homophobia in football (and other sports) this funding has enabled us to branch out locally and provide a safe space young LGBT women and LGBT friendly women to play the ever increasing participation sport of the small sided games within football.
The Equity Foundation grant will be used to provide a team kit to play in and a set of training shirts, accessories like balls and training bibs first aid kit. Other monies will see us able to affiliate with Manchester County FA enabling us to compete in local leagues and tournaments, and the remainder will pay for venue hire, league fees and coaching.
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