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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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Funding Round Up

Deadline Reminder for Sport England’s Major Events Engagement Fund Sport England is currently accepting applications from organisations to ensure that they get the best possible return from major sporting events hosted in England. Sport England has two investment objectives to … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Arts Award Access Fund (England) – First 2017 Round Open The Arts Award Access Fund is designed to help registered Arts Award centres that are experiencing a lack of funds. The programme is active in arts centres, colleges and schools, … Continue reading

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Big Lottery Have Simplified Reaching Communities Funding

Through Reaching Communities Big Lottery provide grants between £10,000-£500,000 for voluntary or community groups. If you’re looking to make a positive change to your community, this could be the fund for you. They are looking to hear from projects that … Continue reading

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Grants Of Up To £5k Available Every Month To Fund Local Projects

Groups across the UK are being encouraged to apply now for a grant for local community projects, thanks to funding from Tesco’s ‘Bags of Help’ scheme. ‘Bags of Help’, a grants scheme funded by Tesco customers through the 5p carrier … Continue reading

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