Monthly Archives: February 2013

National Lottery Awards

If you are part of, or know about a UK based project that has been funded by the National Lottery since 1994, then you could put it forward for the National Lottery Awards. Projects will be judged across seven categories: … Continue reading

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2013 Call for LIFE+ Now Open

The 2013 Call for Proposals for LIFE+ has now been published. The following LIFE+ themes are covered by this Call: LIFE+ Nature and Biodiversity LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance LIFE+ Information and Communication The total budget available for this Call … Continue reading

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Google Launch Learning Hub for UK Charities

Google has launched a free initiative that intends to help 30,000 small and medium-sized charities enhance their fundraising capabilities by improving their digital abilities. ‘Grow Your Charity Online’ is a new learning hub for UK charities that offers tools and … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Support for the Elderly and/or people with disabilities

The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that it is currently accepting applications for projects supporting the elderly and/or people with disabilities.   Through the Trust Community and Voluntary groups can apply for grants apply for grants of between £500 and £4,000 … Continue reading

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Gift Aid is going online: here’s how you can get ready

Does your charity claim Gift Aid? HMRC is moving Gift Aid online from April 2013. If you claim Gift Aid already, you need to take action to get ready for this change.  Please read the information just published on HMRC’s … Continue reading

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Sport and Recreation Alliance 2013 Awards Now Open

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 Sport and Recreation Alliance Awards to recognise sporting organisations or professional clubs for their achievements. These annual awards from the Sport and Recreation Alliance are designed to highlight the breadth of work … Continue reading

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Lloyds Banking Group Social Entrepreneurs Programme – 2013 Round Open

The Lloyds Banking Group has launched a new round of its Social Entrepreneurs Programme which aims to support community-focused businesspeople across the UK to start or scale-up their projects. The programme comprises the following support strands: Start Up – For … Continue reading

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Charity Commission Issues New Guidance to Protect Against Abuse by Extremists

The Charity Commission has published new guidance to help trustees protect their charities against abuse by extremists. The guide explains how to prevent charities being used to promote extremist views or terrorist ideology. The chief executive of the Charity Commission, … Continue reading

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