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£1.85 million Community Business Bright Ideas Fund

Posted by Edwin Categories: Edwin's Blog Published October 18, 2016

Thank you to SCVO for forwarding details of the following: The two-year £1.85 million Community Business Bright Ideas Fund is jointly funded by Power to Change and the Department for Communities and Local Government. The programme will be delivered on their behalf by a consortium including Co-operatives UK, Plunkett Foundation and Groundwork UK, led byContinue Reading

CEO position available

Posted by Edwin Categories: Edwin's Blog Published October 11, 2016

Thank you to SCVO for forwarding this: Due to the departure of our current Chief Executive Officer we have an exciting vacancy at North Smethwick Development Trust. About Us NSDT has been acting as a community hub and local enterprise since 1992. Since the transformation of the Brasshouse in 2014 following a major redevelopment weContinue Reading

Thank you to SCVO for making us aware of the following: The Nominet Trust which provides funding and support to technology with a social benefit, has announced that its Social Tech Seed Investment Programme re-open for applications on the 22nd September 2016. Social Tech Seed is an investment programme that offers early-stage investment typically ofContinue Reading

Dept. Transport Community Minibus Fund

Posted by Edwin Categories: Edwin's Blog Published October 5, 2016

Thank you to our colleague Steve Baylis for highlighting the following: Community Minibus Fund The Department for Transport has launched a second round of the Community Minibus Fund which is being administered by the Community Transport Association. The £25 million fund has already provided funding for 350 minibuses to community transport operators across England andContinue Reading

£10,000 BBC Childen in Need Funding Grants

Posted by Edwin Categories: Edwin's Blog Published October 3, 2016

We have been made aware of the following: Not for profit organisations such as such schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to £10,000 through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme. The grants are available for projects that help: • Children and young peopleContinue Reading

Wider Impact Consultancy, Edwin Lewis