Category Archives: Equalities

Santander launches Community Plus Fund in UK

The Santander Foundation has launched a new £1.23 million fund nearly a year earlier than was expected. The new UK-wide scheme follows on the heels of Santander’s pilot scheme for the South West of England which opened last month. This … Continue reading

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Legal Services Commission: Tender for legal advice activities

The Legal Services Commission has announced the tender process for face-to-face contracts and telephone legal advice activities from April 2013. This will award contracts for the following activities Face-to-face Legal Aid services in family, immigration, asylum, debt and housing Telephone … Continue reading

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Time to Change grants fund – Addressing mental health stigma & discrimination

The Time to Change Grants Fund is now accepting applications to support projects in England that address mental health stigma and discrimination by bringing people with and without mental health problems together. The Fund expects to distribute £2.7 million to … Continue reading

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Cranfield Trust: Free management consultancy for VCS projects

The Cranfield Trust has volunteers who provide free one-to-one management consultancy to charities local to them. To qualify for their help, charities, social enterprise or community interest companies must be working to address issues of poverty, disability or social exclusion. … Continue reading

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The Archer Trust: Up to £3K available to tackle deprivation and substantial need

The Archer Trust is a UK Christian charitable grant-making trust, which provides support to organisations preferably working in areas of high unemployment and deprivation. The Trust accepts applications from small UK charities which provide support or aid to a defined … Continue reading

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Pfizer: £3K-£50K to address health inequalities

The Pfizer UK Foundation gives £1million each year to projects addressing health inequalities resulting from social, economic, cultural and demographic factors. Charities and community led organisations can apply for between £3,000 – £50,000. All applications are assessed against the following … Continue reading

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Guide to EU Funding Opportunities in the South East (2012-2013)

Finding your way through the euro-babble and requirements can be challenging so Catherine Bearder MEP has produced a useful guide to explain the various ways that gaining funding from the European Union is possible and the various hoops you have … Continue reading

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