Category Archives: National News

Help Good Finance Improve – Deadline 18 Jan

Good Finance needs your help! They’re looking for charities and social enterprises in the UK with varying degrees of social investment knowledge to take part in a quick (approx.8 minutes) online survey to help them improve their website and project. All participants will be entered into a … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Wren’s Community Action Fund Opens for 2018 Applications Grants of between £2,000 and £50,000 are available for projects that can demonstrate how they fall into Object D of the Landfill Communities Fund. Object D shows commitment to the protection of … Continue reading

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Brand New Support Programme For Chairs And Vice Chairs

NAVCA is pleased to welcome a new programme aimed specifically at Chairs and Vice Chairs of charities (with an income under 1 million) in England.  The programme aims to ensure that Chairs and Vice Chairs of such charities have the … Continue reading

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Civil Society Strategy: Written statement

Made by: Lord Ashton of Hyde (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) “My hon. Friend the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Tracey Crouch) has made the following Written Ministerial Statement: I … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Funding Available to Support UK Rural Communities The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust provides grants for projects that strengthen rural areas of the UK, particularly those that educate young people and relieve poverty. The Trust will focus … Continue reading

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Getting Involved – New NCVO Publication

This month, NCVO launched a new publication, Getting Involved: How people make a difference (pdf, 3.4MB). Drawing on extensive data from a range of sources, Getting Involved looks at the many ways in which different people participate in society, including charitable giving, … Continue reading

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New Report On How Charities Help Bring About Health Impacts

NPC has published a new report summarising evidence about social factors that impact on health and wellbeing and showing how charities that don’t have a specific health focus often help support people’s health. The report, Keeping us Well: How non-health charities … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) – Calls for Proposals Open in the Marches Five calls for proposals are open to applications under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) strand of the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) for the … Continue reading

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Get Involved In Local Charities Day On 15 December

Local Charities Day returns this Friday 15 December, celebrating the fantastic work that local charities do to help communities across the country. On the day, we will be showcasing the charities and volunteers that make a real difference through our … Continue reading

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Funding News Round Up

Government Invites Bids for Funding to Deliver More Homes in England The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has launched the £25 million Planning Delivery Fund in support of the Government’s target to build 1 million new homes by … Continue reading

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