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Funding: The Allen Lane Foundation

The Allen Lane Foundation funds small registered charities, voluntary groups, and charitable organisations that benefit seven particular groups: Asylum seekers and refugees Gypsies and Travellers Migrant communities Offenders and ex-offenders Older people People experiencing mental health problems People experiencing violence or abuse Maximum grant is £15,000, with the average grant size around £5,000-£6,000. While recognising (and … Continue reading

Funding: Wingate Foundation – Performing Arts Grant (excluding music)

Funding: Wingate Foundation – Performing Arts Grant (excluding music)

The Wingate Foundation has announced that its Performing Arts (excluding music) grants programme is open for applications. Funding is available for charities with a record of artistic excellence that require additional funding, not available from public sources or commercial sponsorship, to broaden their repertoire or develop work of potentially outstanding interest which cannot be funded … Continue reading

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Katie Moffat,  head of digital at the Audience Agency, has circulated another newsletter with updates on what’s happening in the world of social media as relevant to the arts, culture, museums and heritage sectors. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following: We’ve summarised our digital services on one handy web page, you can find it … Continue reading

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Katie Moffat,  head of digital at the Audience Agency, has circulated another newsletter with updates on what’s happening in the world of social media as relevant to the arts, culture museums and heritage sector. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following: Lots of new features on LinkedIn In case you missed it, DCMS released their Culture … Continue reading

Resource: Charity Governance Code (the Code)

NCVO has launched a new tool to support small charities to implement the Charity Governance Code. Trustees of entirely voluntary charities with modest budgets have told us that, whilst they subscribe to the principles in the Code, they feel that the detailed practice does not always apply neatly in their context. At NCVO, we want … Continue reading

Funding: The Fore

The Fore is the only open-access funder in the UK offering development funding and strategic support to early-stage charities and social enterprises. Unrestricted grants of up to £30,000 over one to three years and access to business expertise are available to any UK registered charity, social enterprise or community interest company with an annual income less … Continue reading

Funding: Movement for Good, Ecclesiastical

Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good is awarding grants of £50,000 to remarkable charities which can demonstrate a clearly identified need and want to take their work to a new level, boosting their ability to make a difference. Eligible projects that support areas which Ecclesiastical’s communities care about are: the advancement of education and skills; citizenship or community … Continue reading

Funding: Youth Music

Funding: Youth Music

  Youth Music’s grants programme provides funding for music-making projects in England. It is made up of three separate funds: Fund A offers small grants (£2,000 to £30,000) for high quality music-making projects and involves a simple application process. Deadline: 5pm,  Friday 2 August 2019. Fund B offers medium-sized grants (30,001 – £150,000 per year … Continue reading