Category Archives: National News

SAND Launching EMBRACE a culture of inclusion- 19.10.2019

SAND is delighted to invite you to the launch of our new project: EMBRACE a Culture of Inclusion, on Saturday 19th October 2019, 1.30pm – 5.00pm at The Hive in Shrewsbury Whilst the concept of supporting local organisations to EMBRACE … Continue reading

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Guide Dogs income rises to £117m as it begins plan to more than double its reach

Guide Dogs saw its income grow by 8 per cent in the first year of its new strategy, and plans to make significant investments in its operations in order to reach 500,000 people by 2023. Last spring Guide Dogs launched … Continue reading

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Charity text donations rise to almost £50m

The amount of money donated to charity by text grew by £12.1m to £49.6m last year, according to recently published figures. The Phone-paid Services Authority (PSA) published its annual market review for the year to March 2019 yesterday and said the increase was helped by … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Art Fund Curatorial Network Grants Grants available to help Subject Specialist Networks (SSNs) and other curatorial networks to develop and share knowledge, skills and resources. The Art Fund is an independent fundraising charity. For over 100 years the Art Fund … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Free home energy checks for older people Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is a local charity supporting older people and has once again been successful in securing additional funding to offer free and impartial home energy checks for the … Continue reading

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Funding news

Art Fund Curatorial Network Grants Grants available to help Subject Specialist Networks (SSNs) and other curatorial networks to develop and share knowledge, skills and resources. The Art Fund is an independent fundraising charity. For over 100 years the Art Fund … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) has published Prior Information Notices (PINs) to alert the market to upcoming opportunities for the ESF 20014-2020 Programme. The opportunities include IP 1.4 Community Grant programmes for the Marches LEP for the More Developed … Continue reading

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Funding News

Co-op Foundation – Youth Led Advocacy to Improve Community Spaces Grants are available to community organisations in England for projects that support the aims of the #iwill campaign by helping young people (age 10-20) have a say in how community … Continue reading

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New minister for civil society announced

Baroness Barran has been appointed as minister for civil society within the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Barran, who joined the department last week, has an extensive background in the charity sector. Before entering the House of Lords … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Addington Fund Trustees’ Discretionary Fund Grants are available towards helping England and Wales’ farming community in times of emergency when hardship prevails. Addington Fund offers short term financial aid to farmers and farm businesses, when that emergency situation has or … Continue reading

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