Category Archives: National News

Note From NCVO Regarding Small Charities Week

It’s Small Charity Week! And a time to celebrate your big impact. Whether it be providing a local service, national advocacy, social research and more, small voluntary organisations are at the centre of civil society. Individually and collectively, they make the … Continue reading

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Charity Property Matters Survey 2018

The Charity Property Matters Survey 2018 is a unique research project run by the Ethical Property Foundation, in partnership with the Charity Commission and the Charity Finance Group. The survey asks charities and voluntary organisations in England and Wales about … Continue reading

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Funding RoundUp

Churchill Fellowship Applications Invited Now for Travel in 2019 The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust is offering funding for UK citizens to travel anywhere in the world to carry out research projects investigating inspiring practice in other countries to identify new … Continue reading

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Update On Civil Society Strategy

Update from NCVO: “The engagement exercise that DCMS ran to inform its civil society strategy ended earlier this month, and you can read NCVO’s response in Karl’s blog. I also attended the ‘Civil Society in the 21st century’ event, where the Minister Matt Hancock … Continue reading

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Save The Date: DATA4GOOD The UK’s First Ever National Conference

Data Orchard are delighted to announce they are co-organising the UK’s first national ‘Data4Good’ conference in November this year. It’s the first event of its kind, run by the non-profit sector for the non-profit sector. Data4Good National Conference – 14 … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Co-op Community Dividend Fund for Central England Accepting Applications The Co-op Community Dividend Fund is inviting applications from local charities and community and voluntary groups based in Central England to apply for grants of up to £5,000. Each year the … Continue reading

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Volunteers Week, 1-7 June, National

Volunteers week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Taking place from 1-7 June, the national event is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity and to … Continue reading

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Volunteer Plus: A National Website For Volunteering

A new national Volunteer Plus website will be launched next Monday during Volunteers Week 2018. Powered by Volunteer Plus software and the data of Volunteer Centres from 10 counties including Essex, Shropshire, Hampshire, Surrey, East Sussex and Newcastle, the website … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Mercers’ Company and Philanthropy Opens New Theme to Applications The purpose of the Mercers’ Company and Philanthropy is to nurture aspirations and invest in opportunities to create positive change so that everyone has the potential to lead a fulfilling life. … Continue reading

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A focus on loneliness this Bank Holiday

Many of us will have a busy Bank Holiday seeing friends and family but it is also a good time to be reminded about the work taking place to recognise loneliness and its impact on people of all ages. In … Continue reading

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