Registered charities and social enterprises are invited to apply for loans of between £20,000 and £150,000 as part of Big Issue Invest’s £5 million Impact Loans England scheme. The loans are available to help organisations grow and continue to do more of the good work which they already do. The funding can be used to:
Access – The Foundation for Social Investment is providing £4 million worth of grants over two years to charities and social enterprises in England that require extra help to become ‘investment ready’.
From May 9 – 22, TSB are taking nominations from charities that are keen to be a Local Charity Partner.
You may know that in December the Council’s Cabinet approved a £5.1m annual investment programme beginning in 2017. Details of the approved proposals are available here (item 10).
The first fund to launch under this new programme will be the Strategic Partners Fund, which contains funds for both Neighbourhood Strategic Partners and Equalities Strategic Partners……
Application Deadline: 31st December 2020
A combination of funding from the European Social Fund and European Regional Development Fund will be allocated at local level to drive smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
Deadline: December 2017
The Big Potential offers specialist support and grants to improve the sustainability, capacity and scale of voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in England in order that they may deliver greater social impact.
What is it for: Registered charities working in England, Scotland or Wales can apply through Morrison Foundation’s online process for grants to support new projects that directly improve the lives of local people or communities across Great Britain. Who is it for: The funding is for projects that groups would like to get off the […]
Offers Funding and Mentoring For Disabled Entrepreneurs Kaleidoscope Investments was formed by a group of venture capitalists and is aimed at giving financial backing to help disabled entrepreneurs in the UK start their own business. The fund will assist in the development of the businesses it invests in and ensure they make a worthwhile return […]
The Big Lottery Fund has doubled the amount of funding available through its grants programme to help charities win contracts and investment (ie take on debt).
Funding Circle is an online marketplace which can help businesses access fast and simple finance, whilst investors have the potential to earn better returns by lending to them. The government has pledged to lend £60million through the system.