Bothwell Charitable Trust – grants for children’s causes and disability

In 2016/17 the Bothwell Charitable Trust distributed £321,000 in grants, £79,000 of which went to children’s causes.

The panel meet in February/March so we recommend organisations submit their requests as soon as possible. There is no website and applications must be made in writing to:

Mr Paul Leonard James, The Bothwell Charitable Trust, 25 Ellenbridge Way, South Croydon, CR2 0EW.

Making Every Contact Count in Richmond – free online training

A series of short online training courses is available specifically to support people working on the frontline of our local communities.

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Esmee Fairbairn Foundation – funding change for the better

The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation likes to consider work which others may find hard to fund, perhaps because it breaks new ground, appears too risky, requires core funding, or needs a more unusual form of financial help.

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Garfield Weston Foundation – funding to make a positive difference

The Garfield Weston Foundation supports a broad range of UK charities and a wide range of causes and charities.   Grants are available for Arts, Community, Education, Environment, Faith, Health, Museums & heritage, Welfare and Youth.

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The Rayne Foundation – apply any time

The Rayne Foundation funds creative ways of tackling entrenched social issues through the arts, health, wellbeing and education.  They are particularly interested in supporting young people’s mental health, arts as a tool to achieve social change and improving life for carers and older people.

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NHS Long Term Plan

NHS England has just published The NHS Long Term Plan which promises to save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in cutting edge treatments.

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Comic Relief Children Survive and Thrive

This new fund has just opened for applications.  It aims to to develop child-centred approaches that address the comprehensive development needs of children during their early years.

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Transform Your Fundraising and Governance – for just £10 – £20

The FSI’s popular small charity training is back in London from 5-7 February, with support from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Continue reading “Transform Your Fundraising and Governance – for just £10 – £20”

Young Carers Support Worker, Richmond Carers Centre

35 hours per week / £24,000-£26,400 gross per annum

Fixed-term contract until end March 2020 (extension subject to funding to end March 2021).

Find out more from the Richmond Carers Centre website.

Civil Society Futures- Final Report

Civil Society has published its final report on the VCSE sector and how it must adapt in coming years.  The report follows a two year national conversation, funded by a partnership of eight organisations.

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