Monthly Archives: June 2011

2012 GSK Impact Awards

The 2012 GlaxoSmithKline IMPACT Awards, launched on the 1st July 2011, are open to applications from small and medium UK registered charities that have existed for a minimum of three years. The Awards are an annual scheme that recognises and … Continue reading

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BlueLight Page – Information on tender opportinities with emergency services

You can view emergency service tenders on the Bluelight e-tendering website. The website carries a range of tender opportunities from various Police authorities and Fire and Rescue services. BlueLight Page – Click Here.

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How to get money out of grant-making foundations : Guardian Professional

A round-up of our experts’ advice on how to make successful applications to grant-making foundations. via Best bits – how to get money out of grant-making foundations | Voluntary Sector Network | Guardian Professional.

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European Foundations’ Initiative on Dementia (EFID) launches European Awards

By rewarding the best local initiatives that promote social inclusion, through a Europe-wide awards scheme, EFID wishes to encourage context relevant projects in the field of awareness-raising on dementia. Up to 10 projects will be funded with up to € … Continue reading

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Apply for an International Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy projects

The Ashden Awards are looking for projects that are finding new ways to produce or roll out renewable energy, increasing the use of sustainable energy, that are technically innovative, speed up behaviour change on energy use, enhance energy efficiency or … Continue reading

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The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation: grants for Arts & Heritage projects

The ALW Foundation has announced the money made from the sale of the composer’s Picasso portrait ‘Angel Fernandez de Soto’ will be used to support a range of culture, heritage and art projects. The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation supports projects … Continue reading

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Village Core Programme – The Plunkett Foundation – help for rural community shop projects.

The Village CORE Programme is a dedicated support programme for communities looking to set up and run a community-owned rural shop.It provides advisory support along with a £40,000 funding package comprised of a £20,000 grant matched with a £20,000 loan … Continue reading

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Alec Dickson Trust – Small grants for young people volunteering in their community.

Grants of up to £500 are available to “young people who are able to demonstrate that through volunteering or community service they can enhance the lives of others, particularly those most marginalised by society.” The Trust is especially interested in … Continue reading

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Help the Homeless: capital funding to assist individuals in returning to mainstream society

Help the Homeless offers grants of up to £3,000 towards capital costs of projects that assist individuals to return to mainstream society. Funding is allocated mainly to small and medium-sized charities (with an annual turnover of up to £1 million). … Continue reading

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Cash4Clubs Sports Grants Scheme: new deadline for applications

The next deadline for Cash 4 Clubs applications has been announced: 8 July 2011 Any applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed at the panel meeting in October 2011. Cash 4 Clubs, funded by Betfair and supported by SportsAid, … Continue reading

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