Category Archives: National News

Grant and Funding News

The Connect Fund The Connect Fund aims to strengthen the social investment market in England to better meet the needs of charities and social enterprises. It is a £1.5million fund that supports intermediaries and infrastructure organisations to make social investment … Continue reading

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Stoptober

Stoptober, the 28-day stop smoking campaign from Public Health England, is back from Sunday 1 October 2017. Stopping smoking is the best thing you can do for your health and the health of those around you. If you can make … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) IMPACT Awards 2018 – Imminent Deadline The GSK IMPACT Awards are an annual scheme, funded by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) as part of the company’s commitment to promoting community health and wellbeing. The Awards are organised and managed in partnership … Continue reading

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Help Shape The Future Of The Wolverhampton City Learning Region

Wolverhampton City Learning Region initiative on Tuesday 17th October 2017, midday to 2pm. The launch will take place at our City Campus in the heart of Wolverhampton and will provide an introduction to the concept of Learning Cities/Regions, the reasons … Continue reading

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Call for Evidence and Surveys

DCMS has commissioned Steve Holliday, former chief executive of National Grid plc, to chair an independent Full-Time Social Action review. This will consider what the voluntary sector, industry and, if needed, government can do to support full-time volunteering. The review … Continue reading

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Funding Round-Up

Royal British Legion’s External Grants Programme Open to Applications The Royal British Legion offers grants of up to £50,000, though smaller applications are encouraged, for specialised projects or services for serving and/or ex-Service personnel and/or their families that are not … Continue reading

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Being Well Project

The Plunkett Foundation want to support local community-led and co-operative solutions that keep people healthy, cared-for and connected to their community. The aim is not to address illness and poor health, but to build on the community strengths in rural … Continue reading

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Your Opportunity To Shape A Potential Social Investment Fund Right Here In The West Midlands

Social Enterprise West Midlands would appreciate 5 minutes of your valuable time. SEUK West Midlands, is partnering with The Royal Society for Public Health to ask social enterprises to help inform the design of a new blended fund (part grant, … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust’s UK Grant Programmes – December Deadlines The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust is currently accepting application for projects involving removing problems through radical solutions, and not simply about making problems easier to live. Generally, the Trust funds … Continue reading

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Join The Civil Society Futures Inquiry

A number of individuals and organisations have already committed to hosting conversations and contributing in other ways to the Civil Society Futures Inquiry. NAVCA are planning on hosting their own national ‘conversation’ as part of their annual event later this year, … Continue reading

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