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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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Funding Opportunities

Comic Relief’s Safe, Secure Settled Fund – One Month Left to Apply Comic Relief continues to accept proposals from not-for-profit organisations to support projects in the UK, India, South Africa, Brazil and Kenya that are using sport to improve the … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Active Communities Funding Programme – Key Dates in March The People’s Health Trust is an independent charity addressing health inequalities across Great Britain. Using money raised by society lotteries through The Health Lottery, People’s Health Trust opens in different areas … Continue reading

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Funding Roundup

PTES Accepting Applications for Annual Conservation Insight Grants The People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) is a conservation charity that has been working for the past 40 years to ensure a future for endangered species throughout the world. It offers … Continue reading

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Funding Round-Up

The Henry Smith Charity Re-launches Grants Programmes The Henry Smith Charity distributes over £28 million a year in grant programmes designed to reduce social and economic disadvantage in the UK. Following a review of its grant procedures, the Funder has … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Small Business Grants Competition Invites UK Applications for October Round The SmallBusiness.co.uk Small Business Grants Initiative has been established to give promising new businesses the opportunity to receive a cash prize to help them become established and grow their operations … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Largest 300 UK Foundations Awarded £2.9 Billion in Funding According to the ‘Foundation Giving Trends 2017’, grantmaking by the top 300 foundations reached a record high for the second year, totalling £2.9 billion. This reflected growth of 12%. Groups that … Continue reading

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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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Funding Round Up

Last chance for Big Potential Big Potential (Advanced Route) offers grants of up to £150,000 that enable voluntary organisations to build their capacity to bid for and win contracts above £1m. The final deadline for applications to Big Potential Advanced is … Continue reading

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A Commissioning Model To Help Smaller Charities

Neil Cleeveley, Chief Executive of NAVCA, explains the importance to small charities of the Single Point of Contact model in an article on the Guardian Voluntary Sector Network. He says, “Times are tough for small charities. Austerity is largely responsible, … Continue reading

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