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Henry Smith Charity Main Grants

Their Main Grants Programme will be taking a short break from accepting applications at the end of August whilst we make some changes. They will be back in October with a new website, and with new guidelines and application materials. If you are already working on an application, please note that applications using the current form […]

Department for International Developm...

Any small-sized, not-for-profit UK registered organisation with an annual income of £250,000 or less can apply. The funding is for projects to scale-up and increase the reach and efficiency of their interventions in: Any of the lowest 50 countries in the UN Human Development Index (HDI). The countries that DFID considers to be of high […]

TED Talks for Fundraisers

Here are five TED talks every fundraiser should watch #fundraising


Institute of Fundraising Cymru FUNDRAISING HEALTH CHECK and EXECUTIVE COACHING Registered charities with two or more members of staff and with voluntary income of up to £50,000 are invited to apply for fundraising support as part of a Big Lottery Funded “Fundraising Health Check and Executive Coaching” project. Successful charities will be matched with an […]

Welsh Government’s Community Fa...

Local groups, community organisations and social enterprises have until the end of March 2018 to apply for funding to develop community facilities and services in Wales. The Community Facilities Programme is a capital grant scheme and can be used to improve community facilities which are useful to, and well used by, people in the community. […]

Plunkett Foundation – updated w...

The Plunkett foundation has updated its website to make their resources easier to find and use. Info from setting up to business planning, governance and health and safety

Comic Relief – Active Ageing

This funding programme is specifically targeting older people who don’t usually participate in volunteering or social activities because they are from a disadvantaged community, or face other barriers to participating. Applicants will be asked to provide information to demonstrate they have a good understand of the needs of the older people they’re working with, and […]

Social Business Trust

The Social Business Trust is a UK registered charity that was formed in December 2010 with the intent of helping selected social enterprises within the UK to grow and to achieve greater social impact. They work with established social businesses with revenues of c.£1 million or more that have strong growth potential. They aim is […]

Christopher Laing Foundation

The Foundation offers grants to charitable organisations undertaking projects in the fields of children and young people, social welfare and health, with a priority to those organisations supporting disabled adults. Past grants have been for between £1,000 and £75,000. In 2016 the  Foundation made donations totalling £343,100. There is no closing date, and also no […]

Biffa Award – Main Grants Progr...

Grants are available for not-for-profit organisations to improve the quality of life and foster vibrancy in communities located within the vicinity of a Biffa operation ( The deadline for Expression of Interest forms is 6 November 2017; and 28 February 2018 (midday). Recreation grants are available to support projects which will benefit people within their […]

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