Category Archives: Social Enterprise

People’s Postcode Lottery

Peoples Postcode Lottery Dream Fund Opens for Applications (England, Scotland & Wales) The People’s Postcode Lottery has announced the launch of its Dream Fund.  Made possible by the on-going support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery, the Dream Fund is … Continue reading

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The People’s Millions (UK)

Big in partnership with ITV has announced that The People’s Millions programme has re-opened for applications.  The People’s Millions is seeking applications from voluntary and community groups; local authorities; schools; statutory health bodies; and social enterprises for projects that help … Continue reading

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£500,000 Investment Package to Transform Young People’s Lives through Digital Technology

The Tech for Good Challenge has been set up to help early-stage social enterprises, charities and other organisations to obtain investment to boost their operations. The initiative targets innovative and disruptive enterprises that are using digital technology to help solve … Continue reading

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Public Service Delivery Masterclasses to Help Voluntary Sector

Two day ‘masterclasses’ are being offered over the next year to voluntary, community and social enterprise sector organisations that are keen to win and deliver public service contracts. The year-long programme of two-day ‘masterclasses’ aims to help voluntary sector organisations … 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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New support launched to revive rural areas through enterprise.

Rural communities across the UK are set to benefit from a new injection of funding, launched on Monday 3 December, to help them revive their villages through community enterprise. The Plunkett Foundation has teamed up with long-term supporters the Esmée … Continue reading

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Funding for IT Projects Supporting Disadvantaged Groups

Funding is available to organisations with innovative IT related project ideas that can make a positive difference to disadvantaged and vulnerable groups.The funding, which is available through the Nominet Trust, aims to fund innovative Internet projects that make a positive … Continue reading

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