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BAME Infrastructure Support Fund Accepting Applications The UK Community Foundations (UKCF) has launched this new fund to support Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) groups who have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis. The funding is intended to support … Continue reading

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Nearly £8.5m allocated so far from government’s small charity coronavirus fund

Just under £8.5m has been allocated to small charities so far from the government’s coronavirus emergency fund, six weeks after the £200m scheme opened. The National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF) said that almost 500 organisations in England have now been … Continue reading

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Government’s New £40m Green Recovery Challenge Fund to Open in ‘Due Course’ The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has announced that as part of the Prime Minister’s wider package to boost the economy, it will be … Continue reading

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Sustainable Innovation Fund – Temporary Framework Competition Launched Coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected research and development (R&D) across all UK sectors, and Innovate UK (IUK) now wishes to help them recover, grow and create new opportunities from the aftermath of the … Continue reading

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Duchy Organic increases support of The Prince’s Countryside Fund

Duchy Organic, the pioneering organic food and drink brand founded by HRH The Prince of Wales within Duchy Originals Ltd, and exclusively retailed by Waitrose & Partners, has decided to donate £200,000 to The Prince’s Countryside Fund in 2020-21. Duchy … Continue reading

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Where is the government’s £750m package for charities being spent?

Government support for charities in the Covid-19 crisis On 8 April 2020, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a £750m package to ‘ensure [charities] can continue their vital work during the coronavirus outbreak.’ Through our work, we are aware that many charities want … Continue reading

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Charities have accessed £3m in coronavirus loans

Charities have been allocated more than £3m in loans so far from a government-backed scheme to ease financial pressure caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Eight charities have applied successfully for loan finance from the Resilience and Recovery Loan Fund (RRLF) … Continue reading

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Places of Worship Protective Security Funding Scheme Opens for Bids The Home Office is providing a total of £3.2 million in grant funding this year to help places of worship who feel they are vulnerable to hate crime to install … Continue reading

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BBC Children in Need Launches COVID-19 Next Step Grants Programme BBC Children in Need is providing this grants programme as a separate programme to its Large Grants and Small Grants programme. The funding is intended to benefit not-for-profit organisations working … Continue reading

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Co-op Local Community Fund Accepting Applications This is an annual fund which opens for applications once a year. The funding aims to help communities to come together, co-operate and have a positive impact on community wellbeing – physically and virtually. … Continue reading

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