Tag Archives: Community

Weston Charity Awards 2022 Open for Applications

The Garfield Weston Foundation and Pilotlight created the Weston Charity Awards to celebrate and support brilliant, ambitious, front-line charities working in the fields of community, welfare and youth. Together they want to help small charities thrive and not just survive … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Funding to Support Cook and Share Month Activities 2021 Not-for-profit community-led groups can apply now for grants of £150 to buy food, tools and materials that will enable them to hold Get Together activities, either virtually or in person anywhere … Continue reading

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Plant a tree for the Jubilee

Shropshire Council and the Shropshire Lieutenancy are delighted to support an exciting new national tree planting campaign known as The Queen’s Green Canopy (QGC) to mark The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. As part of this, they are keen to … Continue reading

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Humanity, community and condoms for prisoners: The early HIV epidemic through a Covid-19 lens

What the origin story of the Terrence Higgins Trust can teach charities about formulating a human-rights based response to Covid-19. Emily Burt reports. Rupert Whitaker can still remember the very first time he saw his former partner, Terry, dancing, a … Continue reading

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Data4Good Conference Update

Sowing the seeds of a Data4Good community Last November Data Orchard ran the UK’s first Data4Good Conference for the not-for-profit sector by the not-for-profit sector. It was a huge success. The event sold out and more than 230 people created a real … Continue reading

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High Sheriff backs Shropshire fund

The High Sheriff of Shropshire has launched an initiative to support small community groups and charities in the county. The Shropshire Community Fund will help a variety of organisations across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. The fund is to be grown … Continue reading

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Engagement in Musical Eisteddfod, Llangollen

The International Musical Eisteddfod in Llangollen is committed to making a positive social impact. Through various initiatives the Eisteddfod seeks to engage in excellence with the global and local community. Bringing people together in an unparalleled spirit of friendship and … Continue reading

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Reminder – Civil Society Strategy

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has launched the first Civil Society Strategy in 15 years, which aims to build stronger communities by bringing businesses, charities and the public sector together, and put communities and charities at … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

£19m Fund for Domestic Abuse Services Building on £20 million allocated in 2016 to 2018, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has launched an £18.8 million fund to help local authorities in England to support the provision … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

JRCT’s Sustainable Future Fund Accepting Applications for August Deadline The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust (JRCT) ‘is deeply concerned’ about climate change and its effects and acknowledges that ‘addressing climate change will require long-term political, economic and social changes’. The Sustainable … Continue reading

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