News: Sector News

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust’s UK Grant Programmes – December Deadlines

29th August

The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust is currently accepting grant applications for projects involving removing problems through radical solutions, and not simply about making problems easier to live.

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Charity funding helps change the lives of patients in Rotherham

29th August

New Changing Places facility at Rotherham Hospital, funded on behalf of the Rotherham Hospital and Community Charity helps change the lives of patients in Rotherham.

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Creative Minds Group are expanding

29th August

The SPS-funded therapeutic arts and crafts group 'Creative Minds' at Rotherham Mind are currently trying to expand, so are welcoming any new referrals.

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Paul Hamlyn Foundation shares review of its UK grant-making

29th August

Almost a quarter of applicants are successfully applying to the Paul Hamlyn Foundation, this report might help you to improve your chances even further.

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100 Smiles campaign

29th August

The 100 Smiles initiative is looking for people who go out of their way to bring happiness to others. From volunteers to scout leaders and teachers to foster parents, the 100 Smiles campaign wants you to nominate the region’s most passionate and inspirational individuals.

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Heavily Subsidised Fundraising Conference in Leeds

29th August

The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) are bringing a fundraising conference for small charities to Leeds on October 12th. This will be the first fundraising conference they have run outside of London in ten years.

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Social Enterprise Exchange – Accelerate Workshop

29th August

Groundwork South Yorkshire have organised 2 days of FREE business support for start- up Social Enterprises, hosted at Voluntary Action Barnsley.

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Charity Commission launches new annual return service

29th August

The Charity Commission has launched part of its new digital service for charities completing their 2017 annual return.

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Comic Relief to Launch ‘Try for Change’ Large Grants Programme

24th August

In partnership with Comic Relief, England Rugby has announced a launch date of 4 September 2017 for the 'Try for Change' Large Grants programme. Grants of up to £100,000 will be accessible to charities, not-for-profit organisations and rugby clubs across England.

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Comic Relief’s Core Strength – Local Communities Grants Programme Opens

24th August

Comic Relief are excited to announce the launch of Core Strength – Local Communities 2017 in partnership with UK Community Foundations. Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 or between £1,000 and £10,000 are to be used to support groups that can evidence a sustained beneficial impact on people’s lives who are excluded or disadvantaged.

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