Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Architectural Heritage Fund – recent loan scheme changes.

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) provides grants and low-cost loans for the conservation of scheduled or listed buildings, or those in conservation areas. Buildings have to be of acknowledged historical merit and projects must involve the change of either ownership … Continue reading

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Sport England Asset Transfer Toolkit for sports clubs

Sport England has launched The Community Sport Asset Transfer Toolkit to help community sports clubs tackle the complex world of asset transfer. Asset transfer involves the shifting of the ownership of land or buildings from government organisations to community groups … Continue reading

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Nationwide Foundation small grants for tackling DV & older people’s financial issues.

The Nationwide Foundation has a small grants programme open to charities which offer financial and / or housing related support to survivors of domestic abuse and older people (over 50). Projects should tackle one or both of the following issues: … Continue reading

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£110 Million Available for Home Energy Efficiency Improvements

The Warm Front scheme provides grants for energy efficiency improvements to the home, and energy advice for people most in need. The scheme now has a new set of eligibility criteria and is once again accepting new applications. Insulation and … Continue reading

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Newby Trust Limited – Micro grants for individuals in need

UK charities can apply for small grants from £10 to £200 on behalf of individuals or family units for the Relief of Poverty or Medical Welfare. Grant cheques are only made payable to the applicant organisation or, in some cases, … Continue reading

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Digital Switchover – Grants available for community and voluntary organisations

TV across the UK is going digital. This means the existing analogue TV signal will be switched off and replaced with a  new, stronger digital TV signal. The Central TV Region served by the Oxford transmitter group will start to … Continue reading

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BT MyDonate- charity fundraising with no fees

UK charities are to receive a much-needed cash injection following the launch of MyDonate – a new free online charitable fundraising service created by BT Click here for details – BT MyDonate.

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