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.

The...


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IoF Change Collective calls for diversity and equality in fundraising

7 December, 2018 - 16:51

 

The Institute of Fundraising has created a Change Collective, bringing together professional fundraisers and calling for equality and diversity across the charity sector.

Faced with statistics on the...


Lord Harris appointed Fundraising Regulator Chair

21 November, 2018 - 09:52

Labour Peer Lord Toby Harris of Haringey has been appointed Chair of the Fundraising Regulator

Lord Harris will take up the role from 1 January 2019 when the current Chair Lord...


Bristol City Council launches budget consultation

6 November, 2018 - 13:58

 

Bristol City Council has launched a consultation to gather views on the level of council tax that should be charged in the city from April 2019.

The...


Budget analysis

30 October, 2018 - 16:13

 

This year’s budget has been over-shadowed by Brexit, with NCVO having described it as being one that will tide us over until we leave the EU.

While the government has hailed it as being the ‘end to austerity’, the only...


Policy briefing: Brexit update

29 October, 2018 - 14:51

 

It’s crunch time for Brexit; this month Theresa May announced that the government’s deal was 95 percent complete.

Brexit has proven notoriously difficult to predict – and not just in terms of the referendum outcome. The...


£20 million fund to help those at risk of homelessness

23 October, 2018 - 16:19

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government has launched a new £20 million fund to help those at risk of homelessness to secure their own tenancy.

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No change to Big Lottery grants under new name

3 October, 2018 - 10:53

 

The Big Lottery’s name change to The National Lottery Community Fund will not herald any changes to its grant policy.

The UK’s largest community funder has said that applicants should continue as normal and that it would be...


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