Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Henry Smith Charity: Funding holidays for disadvantaged and disabled under 13 y.o. children

The Henry Smith’s Charity is currently accepting applications through its Holiday Grant for Children Programme. Applications can be made by schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities for grants towards holidays or outings within the UK for children … Continue reading

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Speak Up Film Fund: Partial funding for local community film based projects

The Community Film Unit has opened applications to the Speak Up Fund to support voluntary organisations across England who have a film-based project that shows dedication towards their local communities. It will support between 20-50% of the costs. To be … Continue reading

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NCVO: New guide to to Sustainable Funding for Trustees

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) has published a free guide for trustees on sustainable funding. The guide covers grants, contracts, donations and also income from trading goods and services. You can download the guide here

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A guide to writing effective funding applications | Guardian Professional

Here’s a simple guide to writing effective funding applications we found in the Guardian pages. One thing to add – See the last section- we are happy to proofread any applications (Buckinghamshire groups only) and to offer suggestions to make … Continue reading

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Council for Disabled Children | CDC launches Innovation and Sustainability Programme

The Innovation and Sustainability Programme is part of Council for Disabled Children’s work as Strategic Partner to the Department for Education. The programme is intended to support the development of capacity building and sustainability across the voluntary and community sector. … Continue reading

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NCVYS new publication: ‘Funding guide for workforce development’

The National Council for Voluntary Youth Services (NCVYS) has published the 5th version of it’s ‘Funding guide for workforce development’. The guide is free to download and is aimed at employers, training providers and learners who work with children, young … Continue reading

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Funding for individuals: useful factsheets to download

As stated here in the past, we are frequently asked to help individual people find funding for various issues including education fees, transport costs and financial deprivation but unfortunately we do not have the resources and can only help charities, … Continue reading

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