Tagged with Communities

Funding: Calor Rural Community Fund

Calor Rural Community Fund offers rural off grid communities the chance to gain funding for projects that will improve local life. Applications for funding are divided into three categories: £1,000, £2,500 and £5,000. There are 5 x £5,000 grants, 6 x £2,500 grants and 10 x £1,000 grants available to off-grid community projects. Funding applied … Continue reading

Funding: Morrison’s Foundation

Charities registered in the UK can apply for grants from the newly established Morrison’s Foundation. The Foundation is looking to award approximately £2 million a year for community projects that improve people’s lives. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and there is no specific grant amount that can be applied for but applicants must … Continue reading

Resource: The Big Conversation 2018 results

The results of Voluntary Arts’ annual large-scale survey, The Big Conversation 2018, to understand and evidence the needs and ambitions of the participatory arts sector are now available. The survey closed in the middle of December 2018 and hundreds of people across the UK and Ireland responded giving some key insights including: the importance of the … Continue reading

Resource: The MARCH Network

On November 8th the UK MARCH Network was launched at the Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH) The MARCH Network is one of 8 new national networks funded by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) as part of the 2018 Cross-Council Mental Health Plus call to further research into mental health. MARCH focuses on social, cultural … Continue reading

Training: Community Fundraising training – the art of relationship management and business planning

The value of relationships has always been understood in Community Fundraising and these relationships have never been more important. This one day workshop from the Institute of Fundraising for community fundraising practitioners will help hone and develop relationship management and business planning. To enhance relationships we’ll explore stakeholder mapping, effective stewardship, powerful conversations and maximising … Continue reading

Opportunity: Call out for community textile artists

Wiltshire is proud to be hosting the National Armed Forces Day on 28, 29 and 30 June 2019 in Salisbury. As part of this event Wiltshire Council is hosting a series of community participation activities. Our main creative project is a textile (such as tapestry/applique/embroidery) representation of all 18 community areas of Wiltshire. We would … Continue reading