Thanet Mustangs - Phase 2

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Thanet Mustangs - Phase 2

Thanet Flag Football By Thanet Flag Football

Improve, repair and increase our facilities to provide FREE American Flag Football to all 8 to 16 year olds in Thanet and surrounding areas...

Northdown Idea stage

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Just over a year ago, we had the vision of providing Free American Flag Football training sessions, Free memberships to BAFA (British American Football Association) and Free training kit to all children aged 7 to 14... We created a Spacehive Crowdfunder and managed to raise the funds to turn the vison into a reality... In the past year, with the help of that money raised, we have provided all of these things and more... We now run 3 x Free training sessions per week for 7 to 16 year olds. We have a home pitch with changing rooms. In our first ever tournament, we were invited to play against 5 of the best u14 teams in the South East... WE WON IT :) You can help us continue this amazing story for the children and young people that are already benefiting and for many many more.

What we'll deliver:

  • Provide more training equipment
  • Renew BAFA memberships for existing players
  • Hire transport for tournaments
  • Join BAFA u14s league
  • Buy kit and memberships for new players

Why it's a great idea:

Thanet is one of the South Easts most deprived areas. It should not be down to children and young peoples financial situation as to whether they can partake and develop in a team sport. It will be exactly these people who will benefit in both physical and mental wellbeing.

Steps to get it done:

  • To become a full BAFA club by 2023/34 season
  • Provide better equipment
  • Recruit more players
  • recruit more volunteers

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Location Northdown

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Council

Thanet District Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £1,281

5 x Stepover Bags - £550 (43%)
50 x BAFA Memberships - £250 (20%)
10 x Training Kits - £194 (15%)
5 x Junior Footballs - £95 (7%)
2 x BAFA Coach Memberships - £91 (7%)
Other - £101 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. Before entering fundraising these costs will be confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified by the verifier.

43%
5 x Stepover Bags
£550
20%
50 x BAFA Memberships
£250
15%
10 x Training Kits
£194
7%
5 x Junior Footballs
£95
7%
2 x BAFA Coach Memberships
£91
8%
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£101
  • Spacehive fees
    £59
  • Transaction fees
    £31
  • VAT
    £12

Overfunding

This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Training Equipment
  • Travel costs to tournaments

Total £1,281

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