Category Archives: Fundraising

New E-learning Course Helps Organisations Get Grant Ready

A new online version of the popular Idox Information Solutions training course ‘Get Grant Ready – A Beginner Course in Funding Applications’ has been launched. The e-learning training course is ideally suited to voluntary and community sector organisations that are … Continue reading

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Big Society Capital looks back and ahead.

The Big Society Capital has published its first annual report. Last year the Government set up Big Society Capital as a social investment bank with the aim of radically changing the way Britain’s social sector is funded. With £400 million … Continue reading

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Chiltern Community Grants Scheme 2013-14

Chiltern Community Awards 2013/14 Chiltern District Council’s Community Grants  scheme is now open to receive applications. The scheme offers funding of up to £2,000 to help support local voluntary groups deliver a range of services that add value and also enhance … Continue reading

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BBC Children in Need

BBC Children in Need have announced their new deadlines after a review of their funding schemes. They give grants for children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing disadvantage through: Illness, distress, abuse or neglect Any kind of … Continue reading

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Awards for All

Here’s some good news from Awards for All, the small grants scheme from Big Lottery Fund. In November, we let you know that the pilot scheme they had been running to fund repeat activities had been a success and would … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK)

Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK) The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that its Large grants programme is open for applications.  The Trust gives grants ranging between £4,000 and £25,000 to charities working in the areas of children’s … Continue reading

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UK Charities Set to Benefit from Donate Mobile

Donate Mobile, a new mobile phone service, is keen to reverse the decline in charitable giving in the UK, and it has come up with a new strategy. Launched to the public last week, and to charities last summer, the … Continue reading

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