THE FA have launched the Howdens Game Changer Programme.
They have teamed up with Howdens Kitchens to launch a £3m partnership through England Football to improve clubhouse facilities across grassroots clubs up and down the country.
More detailed information and eligibility is available through the England Football.
For more detailed information click below.
The programme will look to provide better kitchen facilities to help clubs make their matchday experience more enjoyable and increase revenue opportunities.
Full guidance and eligibility can be found at the link below, but the fund is aimed at 2* and 3* accredited clubs who:
- Own their facilities freehold or
- Have and uninterruptable lease of 5 years or longer and have your landlords consent to undertake the proposed work or
- Have a licence in place for the next 5 years with landlord consent to carry out the works.
If you do not have the above, the programme with accept the freeholder as a joint application (for example, Local authorities, registered charities, not for profit companies, CICs or other social enterprises and town and parish councils).
Guidance notes can be found via the below link.
The application window is open from April 19th until May 26th.
To access the application form click below.