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About Us

Active Humber is an organisation that exists to use the influence of sport and physical activity to make a positive impact on people's lives.

We believe that everyone has the right to access a supportive community through sport and physical activity to make a positive change in their lives.

The Active Humber team build strong and effective relationships to create accessible and sustainable opportunities through sport and physical activity. We work on behalf of the communities across the Humber area, driven by a passion to make a difference.

Active Humber is one of 44 County Sports Partnerships in England which are funded to support Sport England's objectives to increase sports participation amongst the population.

Our Company Vision:

"Enhancing peoples' lives in the Humber sub region by widening access to improved opportunities in sport and active recreation."

Our Brand Promise:

To inspire and innovate through sport and physical activity

Our Core Outcomes:

  • Increased participation and improved opportunities for people to engage in sustainable sporting activities.
  • Improved health and wellbeing, social cohesion, educational attainment and economic growth through sport.

What We Do

  • Work with national, regional and local partners to improve and increase participation in sport and physical activity
  • Provide critical insight and intelligence regarding the Humber's existing and potential sporting landscape
  • Provide a strategic framework within which sporting opportunities can expand and be sustainable
  • Administer and bring resources to support the sustainable growth of sports participation in the Humber
  • Communicate to all stakeholders the critical messages required to support growth in sports participation throughout the wider community

Our Values

  • Cooperation

Definition: We know that being active is fun and adventurous and we work together as a team and with our partners with contagious enthusiasm for the achievement of our shared goals.

  • Integrity

Definition: We are honest, dependable and trustworthy and strive to apply this in our relationships with co-workers, partners and stakeholders

  • Excellence

Definition: We are passionate about our work, creative in our execution and continually learning and improving the ways in which we work our pursuit for excellence.

To find out more about what we do and our achievements from 2015-16, download our annual impact report below.

Official Company Information

Active Humber Ltd are a Registered Charity number: 1155928 and a Company Limited by Guarantee (Reg. No. 08759196).

Our funding comes from a number of sources including significant funding from Sport England.