Tagged with voluntary and community arts groups

Training: The Effective Trustee

Training: The Effective Trustee

An introduction to the roles and responsibilities of trustees and management committee members, with an opportunity to explore with others how you can fulfil these effectively. An interactive workshop for trustees of Wiltshire and Swindon voluntary groups. Takes place 24 October 2017, 9.30md to 12.30pm at Wiltshire Community Foundation, Devizes Book online here.    

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

Charities and not for profit organisations such as schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to  and including £10,000 per year for up to three years through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme. Grants are given to projects working with children and young … Continue reading

Funding: Co-operative Bank Donation Fund

Organisations that have a Community Directplus account with the Co-operative Bank have until 30th September 2017 to apply for funding from the Customer Donation Fund. Since 2003 the Co-operative Bank Donation Fund has donated over £750,000 to 866 organisations. The money can be used to support special projects and fundraising activities; and all Community Directplus … Continue reading

Resource: Financial Procedures Manual

NCVO has published a brand new set of guidance notes to design and build a user-friendly framework for managing your finances, which is of particular use to small charitable organisations. More details on NCVO website.

Funding: The Gannett Foundation

Funding: The Gannett Foundation

Gannett Foundation, which is the charitable arm of Gannett Co Inc., owner of the Newsquest Media Group, one of the UK’s largest newspaper publishers, is inviting applications to supports projects that benefit the local community. Applications are welcome for specific items of equipment, anything from a box of toys for disadvantaged children, to sophisticated medical … Continue reading

Funding: Aviva Community Fund

The Aviva Community Fund is due to re-open for applications on the 12th September 2017. Community organisations will be able to apply for funding of between £1,000 and £25,000 to support their projects within one of the following four categories: Health and Wellbeing Skills for Life Community support Inclusivity. Submission deadline: 10th October 2017. Applicants … Continue reading

Funding: The WHSmith Trust Community Grants

Funding: The WHSmith Trust Community Grants

The WHSmith Trust is an independent registered charity that aims to support good causes in the local communities where WHSmith operates, and also to promote literacy and a love of reading. With the introduction of the new WHSmith Community Grants, the WHSmith Trust is now offering grants of up to £500 to voluntary organisations and … Continue reading