11 August 2015

Spirit launches its Leading Voices grant opportunity. We are looking to fund a project that will inspire young people to take part and develop their skills in the verbal arts. 

13 July 2015

Spirit of Achievement Challenge Fund supports arts organisations that challenge perceptions of disability

Boris Johnson, Debbie Lye and children celebrating 1000 schools
8 June 2015

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, today hailed the latest milestone for the Team London Young Ambassadors programme: 1,000 schools across the capital have signed up in just two years, helping young Londoners to become active citizens in their local communities.

28 May 2015

From local to global: Hull 2017 sets out its ambition for UK City of Culture year with the announcement of new partners and a call to everyone in the city to get involved

22 May 2015

On the 13th May, the pupils of the City Academy, Bristol, hosted and facilitated a Sporting Memories Day where older people from the community, including many living with dementia, took part in a range of inclusive sports and shared their memories of sport in Bristol and Olympic and Paralympic games gone by. The event was part of the Spirit of the Games - Sporting Memories uniting generations project.

7 May 2015

Spirit of 2012 will commit a £4.5m grant to increase participation in physical activity and volunteering across the UK.  The grant, unveiled today, is a central element of our continuing contribution to the Olympic and Paralympic Legacy, and will be awarded following a two-stage application process early next year, as Rio gears up to host the Games.  

Two young participants enjoy Big Big Sing on Glasgow Green
30 March 2015

Inspiring hundreds of thousands of people the length and breadth of the UK to unite in celebration of singing.

5 March 2015

Thirteen high performance athletes selected as Ambassadors for national campaign 

24 February 2015

A huge favourite with fans at last year’s event, swimming returns to the competition programme

19 February 2015

Voluntary Arts partners BBC and others on year-long campaign #BBCGetCreative