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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Raising the Next Generation – applications open 4 February 2019

Raising the Next Generation is one of The MSE Charity’s themed grant programmes for financial capability projects.  The next application period will open on 4 February and will support a total of 40 applications.

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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”

Grow Your Tenner – launches 11 December 2018

Localgiving’s Grow Your Tenner campaign launches at 10am on Tuesday 11 December 2018.  It’s an annual match funding opportunity which runs for one month, or until the £100,000 pot is fully allocated.

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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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Culture Seeds – grants for community-led cultural projects

The Mayor of London’s Culture Seeds supports grassroots organisations with grants of £1,000 to £5,000.

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