Tag Archives: Charities

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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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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Are You Doing Anything To Celebrate Local Charities Day Next Month?

If so, send us your news items by Monday 11th December to vcsassembly@shropshire.gov.uk and we’ll advertise them for you in a special newsletter on 13th December – just slightly ahead of Local Charities Day so we can inform our networks of any events, … Continue reading

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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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