Tag Archives: Charities

Local Charities Day Toolkit

Local Charities Day 2017 will highlight the work of small, local charities that are making remarkable differences to their communities. It will also shine a spotlight on the unsung heroes and celebrate the commitment of those amazing volunteers who devote … Continue reading

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Sharing Impact Stories

NCVO’s Constructive Voices programme launched last year to highlight the positive impact of charities and social enterprises and encourage more constructive news coverage. Giselle Green leads the programme and shares some examples of stories covered by the media in her latest blog post.

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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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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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Charities To Benefit From Cyber-Security Campaign

In May this year, the WannaCry ransomware dominated global headlines bringing the reality of cyber-crime to the attention of Boardrooms on an unprecedented scale.  With extensive data, including the Crime Survey for England and Wales, showing an upward trend in … Continue reading

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Keep Our Communities Moving!

At the beginning of August 2017 the Department for Transport sent out a letter which could have major implications for charities, community groups and public bodies that provide transport for their service users. The “Keep Our Communities Moving” campaign means … Continue reading

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Office Supplies

Unfortunately in Shropshire Total Office Solutions have had the sad news that one of their clients has gone into liquidation, with this in mind what they have the task of doing is clearing the stationery/furniture stock out within 30 days. … Continue reading

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People’s Postcode Lottery

      We wish to invite your organisation to the following event: Applying for funding: From the Trusts supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery Date:         Wednesday 14th June 2017 Time:         5.30-7.30pm Venue:     University … Continue reading

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Funding To Improve Impact Data

Access Impact/NPC has announced the launch of £1.8m in grant funding available to charities and social enterprises over the next year and a half through the Impact Management Programme. Charities and social enterprises can apply for pilot grants to improve … Continue reading

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News From NAVCA

NCVO Warns Of ‘Even More Pressure On Charities’ In 2017 Charities should expect to see income from donations and government grants continue to be squeezed while demand increases, NCVO has warned in its annual review of the operating environment. The … Continue reading

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