Monthly Archives: July 2012

Social Enterprise Investment Fund

The Social Enterprise Investment Fund (SEIF), managed on behalf of the Department of Health by The Social Investment Business working with Local Partnerships, is now open for applications. The Fund is looking to invest £19 million in health and social … Continue reading

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Community Right to Build

The Government has launched a new funding programme to help local communities to deliver local development.  This could include the development of new homes, shops, businesses or facilities. Community groups in England are invited to apply for a share of … Continue reading

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Access to Elected Office Fund

The Access to Elected Office Fund offers individual grants of between £250 and £10,000 to disabled people who want to be selected as candidates for an election, or who are standing for election. You can apply for money from the … Continue reading

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BT Community Connections Award

If your group helps the community access the internet and improves people’s ICT skills, you could be eligible to apply for a year’s free broadband. Applications are welcomed from community organisations, charities, social enterprises and community interest companies. Previous BT … Continue reading

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Just Giving users receive VAT repayment

JustGiving has announced that it will distribute a rebate totalling £3.3m to more than 9,000 charities after it successfully challenged HMRC’s position that transaction fees should be subject to VAT. The rebate applies to charities that used the online donation platform between … Continue reading

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SUBWAY Healthy Heart Grants (UK)

Heart Research UK (HRUK) is inviting applications from community groups, voluntary organisations and registered charities through their new SUBWAY/HRUK Healthy Heart Grants. Grants of up to £10,000 are available in different SUBWAY regions to support projects that strongly promote heart … Continue reading

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