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Eight clubs have won a £50,000 Club Futures grant. Now you get to help decide which club is going to win the £100,000 ‘Super Grant’. Watch each club’s two minute video on why they deserve your vote. Then choose the club you feel deserves to win.

REGIONAL WINNERS

  • Club 1
  • Club 2
  • Club 3
  • Club 4
  • Club 5
  • Club 6
  • Club 7
  • Club 8

The Budweiser Club Futures programme is a grant scheme for non-league clubs in steps 5–7 of the English football pyramid funded by The FA Cup’s lead sponsor, Budweiser.

Budweiser Club Futures has awarded eight grants of £50,000 to the eight clubs above from across the country. You can now help one of the eight clubs to win an additional £100k 'Super Grant.'

South West

Name Parley Sports Club Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/TvORqO
League Dorset Premier League Local FA Dorset FA
Home Ground Christchurch Road Founded 1949

Parley Sports Club has been in decline over many years due to lack of investment both on and off the pitch. The football club has now been revitalised on the field over the last six years due to some fantastic volunteers and can now boast to having three senior Saturday teams, one senior Sunday team, seven youth teams from U7 to U18, an Ability Counts Team and a Ladies Team.

We are desperate to give these teams the facilities they deserve with changing facilities, lights, running hot and cold water and heating that are fit for use.

London

Name Bedfont Sports Club Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/11W0qtH
League Combined Counties League Local FA Middlesex County
Home GroundRecreation Ground Founded2002

So much more than a football club, Bedfont Sports Club is a vibrant multisport community hub. This volunteer lead club has, over the last decade, transformed a derelict site into a fantastic community facility that provides well maintained grass pitches for football and rugby use, as well as changing, meeting and social facilities for the community.

Please vote for Bedfont Sports, this will enable us to develop a new full size 3G pitch allowing us to continue growing the activities and facilities we can offer to local people all year round in all weathers.

South East

NameEast Grinstead Town FC Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/VmI9nG
League Sussex County Football League Local FA Sussex County FA
Home Ground The GAC Stadium Founded 1890

East Grinstead Town FC was formed in 1890 and for a long time the facilities we offer to players of all ages have needed dragging into the 21st century. East Grinstead might not be known as a hotbed of football but the passion we have in our part of the world for the beautiful game is as strong as anywhere else.

Vote for us and we can provide a lasting legacy in terms of our facilities for the next generation of East Grinstead Town players - and make the club’s founders 123 years ago as proud as we are today.

West Midlands

NameBromsgrove Sporting FC Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/Wzc5c5
League Midland Combination Premier Division Local FA Worcestershire FA
Home Ground The Victoria Ground Founded 2009

Bromsgrove Sporting FC was formed after the collapse of Town's senior team back in 2010. The current board formed a “Not for Profit” company to ensure the mistakes of the former club could not be repeated. Working closely with the landlord, the local council, the Victoria Ground was cleared of over 80 m3 of waste and non-league football returned to the stadium in November 2010.

The club is now 30% owned by the supporter’s society with no other shareholder having greater than a 10% holding. This ensures that all monies made by the company is ploughed back into the club. This Budweiser grant will be used to reduce the running costs of the old stadium to ensure sustainability for current and future generations of Bromsgrove Football fans.

East Midlands

NameBasford United Football Club Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/10VNXqE
League Northern Counties East Football League Local FA Nottinghamshire FA
Home Ground Greenwich Avenue Founded 1900

Basford United is a long established football club, we pride ourselves on increasing participation in football and sports. We operate teams at all levels of ability and for all ages, from junior to senior and veterans football. We currently have over 150 users per week, and would like to double this inside a five year period.

We would like your vote for the extra £100,000 because our facilities will hold us back in achieving our objectives. Our clubhouse and changing block is over 60 years old and in need of continuous renovation & improvement to match our desired growth, and provide a good environment for participating and viewing sport.

North East

Name Handsworth Junior Sporting Club Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/Wkfrle
League County Senior Football League Local FA Sheffield & Hallamshire FA
Home Ground Olivers Mount Founded 2002

Handsworth Junior Sporting Club (HJSC) was formed in 2002 following the development of female, youth and senior football and cricket sections (following on from the 1986 formed Handsworth Boys FC) and is also a Football Association Charter Standard Community Club. HJSC currently has football teams across all ages (Including boys and girls) and have teams from under 7 to veterans over 35.

We are an ambitious club, constantly developing our players, volunteers and facilities to the highest standard. We will continue to grow, exploring further community use including disability participation and training opportunities.

North West

Name Wythenshawe Amateurs Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/W445T4
League Manchester Football League Local FA Lancashire FA
Home Ground Wythenshawe Cricket Club Founded 1946

As one of the oldest non-professional football teams in the North West, Wythenshawe Amateurs FC was formed in 1946. We are a Charter Standard Community club and a registered charity, running 28 thriving teams from across all ages, male and female. Based in what was once considered one of the largest social housing estates in Europe and in the top 5% most deprived areas in the UK, we provide football to hundreds of people in our community each and every week; unfortunately we do not have a clubhouse, changing rooms or our own ground to play on.

We aim to build first class facilities and a state of the art clubhouse on Hollyhedge Park, our new home! Please help us start something special...please vote for Wythenshawe Amateurs.

East

Name Linton Granta FC Share Link (over 18's only) on.fb.me/V2S91O
League Cambridgeshire Football Association County League Local FA Cambridgeshire FA
Home Ground Meadow Lane Founded 1878

A vote for Linton is a vote for a club with a successful history based on traditional sporting values and an exciting vision for the future of rural grassroots sports clubs as real community centres. The club already hosts football at all levels as well as cricket, bowls, social activities for all ages and draws participants from Linton and the surrounding rural area.

To meet demand plans are in place for new teams for womens/girls cricket and football, a pre-school sports programme and park and more 'active retirement' and social events for the elderly. Modern facilities and new resources such as transport and all weather surfaces are now urgently needed to help Linton deliver its goals!

Voting has now closed for Budweiser Club Futures 2013/2014.

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Budweiser Club Futures

27th January 2014 – 28th February 2014

  1. Budweiser Club Futures is a programme whereby eligible football clubs submitted an application for a chance to win one of eight £50,000 grants for facilities improvement (the “Competition”). The public will now have the opportunity to vote via Facebook for one of the eight successful clubs (each a “Club”) and the Club that receives the highest number of votes will win £100,000 (the “Super Grant”) (which is in addition to the £50,000 grant that the Club has already been awarded).
  2. The Football Association Limited whose registered office is at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London HA9 0WS (“The FA”) is the promoter of the Competition. The voting process for the award of the Supergrant (the “Promotion”) is organised by The FA and AB InBev UK Limited (whose registered office is at Porter Tun House, 500 Capability Green, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3LS) (the “Organisers”). By voting in this Promotion you acknowledge and agree that it is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook and to release Facebook, to the extent permitted by law, from any and all liability arising out of the Promotion. You are providing your information to the Organiser(s), not Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for the purpose of facilitating the -Promotion unless you opt in to receive more information when registering your vote by ticking the relevant box(es). The Promotion is not a competition and there will be no prize or reward for any person who votes.
  3. By using the Budweiser Club Futures Facebook application (the “Application”) and voting in the Promotion you (a) agree that you have read and understood are bound by these rules of engagement; (b) represent that you are a natural person aged 18 or over and are resident in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) or the Republic of Ireland; and (c) agree that your personal information will be used for the purposes of administering the Promotion.
  4. Employees of the Organisers and their immediate families, associated agents or anyone professionally associated with the administration of this Promotion are not eligible to vote. Votes from businesses, agents or groups will not be accepted. Multiple or bulk votes will not be counted.
  5. The period for voting commences at 9am on 27th January 2014 and closes at 12am (midnight) on 28th February 2014 (the “Voting Period”). Any votes made outside the Voting Period will not be counted.

THE APPLICATION/HOW TO VOTE

  1. The Application can be accessed by visiting either Budweiser UK Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/BudweiserUK or The FA Cup Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/TheFACup (the “Pages”) and following the links to the “Budweiser Club Futures” tab.
  2. To view the details about each of the Clubs and to vote for a Club click the 'Like' button at the top of either one of the Pages. If you already ‘Like’ the Page you have selected you will not be required to complete this step.
  3. The Application will allow a single vote for one Club during the Voting Period, so please choose carefully before making your selection.
  4. Before voting please take some time to review the available content for each Club. Next, vote for one Club by selecting the relevant Club, entering your name and email address on the form and clicking “Submit Vote”.
  5. Information about your Application activity and the Club you voted for will automatically be published to your Facebook timeline. You will be able to remove this post and all Application information using the privacy settings for the Application in your Facebook Account Settings.
  6. You will have the option to tell your friends about the Application by clicking the “Share With Friends” button. Please ensure you only share with friends over the age of 18.
  7. The Club that receives the highest number of votes will be the winner of the Super Grant. The details of the winning Club will be published on the Pages in March 2014

GENERAL

  1. No responsibility can be taken for votes which are lost, delayed, corrupted, damaged, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered for any technical, delivery or other reason.
  2. Participants should not take any action which is illegal, constitutes a breach of trust or is otherwise derogatory or defamatory about either of the Organisers or any of their brands.
  3. The Organisers will not be liable for any loss (whether direct or indirect), damage or injury howsoever sustained, as a result of, or in connection with the Competition or this Promotion (in contract, negligence or otherwise) other than any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
  4. The Organisers reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw the Competition and/or the Promotion or these rules of engagement for any reason whatsoever.
  5. The Organisers’ decision will be final in all circumstances and no correspondence will be entered into.
  6. Any question concerning the legal interpretation or any dispute in relation to of these rules of engagement, the Competition or the Promotion will be based on English law and the Courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.
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