Monthly Archives: March 2012

Canoe Foundation: grants to promote canoeing ventures

The Canoe Foundation makes awards to groups to promote canoeing ventures for young and/or disabled people. They will fund equipment which can be used by a range of individuals, but won’t fund revenue costs such as salaries, transport, or pool … Continue reading

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New! Funding Surgeries from Community Impact Bucks

Community Impact Bucks is holding a series of funding surgeries at various venues around the County for representatives of voluntary and community groups in Buckinghamshire. Groups are able to book a 45 minute one to one session with a member of the sustainability team … Continue reading

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Homelessness Transition Fund | Round 2 opening soon, up to £200K available

Round two of the Homelessness Transition Fund is due to open on 2 April 2012. Main Grants of up to £200,000 over two years will be available to tackle homelessness in areas of high deprivation and focused on the key … Continue reading

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Buckinghamshire Voluntary & Community sector- New directory of training opportunities just published

The second edition of the Bucks VCS training directory is now available covering training on offer to the voluntary and community sector from April through to July 2012. The training directory also contains information and web site links to key organisations … Continue reading

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Low Carbon Heat Plans Revealed – Possible funding for community heat pumps, biomass boilers, solar & thermal panels

The Government has announced that the second phase of the Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) scheme, worth £10 million more than the existing scheme, will be launched on 2 April. The increased budget will allow for: an £8 million competition … Continue reading

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£1 Million Alcohol Fund Launched

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has launched a £1 million fund to provide an opportunity for local areas to test innovative community-based approaches to tackle the issues arising from problem drinking. The Alcohol Fund Prospectus is available … Continue reading

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BT Internet Rangers – School Awards for projects promoting ICT skills

The aim of the BT Internet Ranger Schools Award is to encourage schools or a group of schools to organise events where young people, up to the age of 16, use their ICT skills to help other people learn about … Continue reading

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