Blog: Surely grants won't completely disappear by 2020 ... but who wouldn't want other options?

21 December, 2018 - 15:22
Jenny Wildblook

Blog written by Jenny Wildblood, Development Officer (Funding).


Local and national clean air zones to meet legal limits on air pollution

19 December, 2018 - 15:39


Both the local and central government have exceeded legal limits on air...

Discretionary rate relief extension ends soon

19 December, 2018 - 13:13


Voscur is advising VCSE organisations in Bristol that have a turnover greater than £100,000 to prepare for cuts to discretionary rate relief.

Bristol City Council is one of many local authorities across the country that...

Government announces £250 million for council SEND budgets

18 December, 2018 - 10:59


The Education Secretary Damian Hinds has announced an additional £250 million to councils over the next two years to support children with Special Educational Needs (SEND).

The other £100 million will be used to create more...

CEO Christmas card fraud alert issued

17 December, 2018 - 11:13


The Charity Commission has...

YouGov survey reveals widespread ‘confusion and myths’ about rape

14 December, 2018 - 11:45


A survey by YouGov, on behalf of the End Violence Against Women...

News from Voscur members: Reducing isolation for all ages

12 December, 2018 - 16:06


In the final Voscur member update of 2018, the key theme is reducing isolation. Every member organisation featured is working to bring...

Big Lottery launches Safeguarding Training Fund

12 December, 2018 - 14:03


Big Lottery is working on a jointly funded programme with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) to invest £1.14 million to improve access to training, support and advice.

It is part of a wider...

Voscur’s response to Bristol budget consultation

12 December, 2018 - 11:44


Next week is your last chance to submit your response to Bristol City Council's consultation on its budget. The deadline for responses is midnight on Monday 17 of December. We've...

UK funders agree trialling new principles for grant reporting

10 December, 2018 - 15:39


A group of some of the UK’s most well-known funders and funded organisations launched a new set of principles for grant reporting.