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GM Mental Wellbeing Small and Medium Grants

15 Oct 2020 - 14:22 by michelle.foster

fundingGMCVO, working in partnership with 10GM, have launched small and medium grants programmes to support adults from communities of identity or experience, based in Greater Manchester that may struggle to achieve high levels of mental wellbeing.

The communities we want to reach are:

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Charity Fraud Awareness Week 2020

15 Oct 2020 - 14:05 by michelle.foster

charity fraud awareness week 2020Get involved in the Charity Commission’s campaign between 19 and 23 October to help keep your charity safe from fraud.

Like all sectors, charities can be susceptible to fraud and cybercrime. Those providing vital services and support to local communities during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic may be particularly vulnerable.

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Community Centres, services and activities re-opened #2

In October we ran a very similar webinar to this and heard from two local groups who have re-opened some of their services and activities. There was space for attendees to share common successes, resources and learning as well as struggles and uncertainties. 

We listened to what you said was helpful and are now responding to the request to hold another of these sessions with this date in November.  

4 November, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:00

The Women’s Sector Resilience Fund

14 Oct 2020 - 14:18 by michelle.foster

smallwood trustThe Women’s Sector Resilience Fund has been created with the support of the Department of Culture, Media and Sport to safeguard the vital frontline jobs and support services of women’s organisations that have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in England.

Aims of the grant funding:

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The Volant Charitable Trust Covid-19 Response Fund

14 Oct 2020 - 14:16 by michelle.foster

volant charitable trustThe Volant Trust accepts applications from charities in the UK and internationally that demonstrate a strong focus on alleviating social deprivation and helping vulnerable groups who have been particularly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Applications for medical equipment and the production or distribution of PPE will also be considered.

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Trainee Organisation Development Worker at Macc

Do you want to work with Manchester’s amazing and diverse voluntary, community and social enterprise sector? Are you able to build trusting and collaborative relationships with people and organisations? Could you communicate advice clearly and tactfully whilst offering development support? Are you willing to undertake training and learning in the role? If you want to be a champion of improving outcomes for the people of Manchester and can put support and collaboration at the heart of everything you do, then this could be the perfect role for you!

35 hours per week
£20,808 per annum
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Virtual Meet the Funder event: Groundwork – Comic Relief

3 November, 2020 - 13:30

Get Grants will be joined by Groundwork to explore Comic Relief Community Grants with participants.

There has never been a greater need for fundraisers to get-together and share knowledge and experience.

This free meet the funder event is with Michelle Brodie from Groundwork West Midlands to explore Comic Relief Community Grants with participants.

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The GM Youth Employment Fund

8 Oct 2020 - 09:56 by michelle.foster

prince's trustThe GM Youth Employment Fund is designed to pilot and test new approaches which will remove barriers to employment for young people. The Trust are specifically seeking proposals from organisations and consortia who can deliver innovative employability programmes that will help young people aged 16-25 in accessing employment or training.

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North Manchester First 1000 Days of a Child's Life Fund

8 Oct 2020 - 08:59 by michelle.foster

Our ManchesterThe Our Manchester Programme Management Team are pleased to announce that First 1000 Days of a Child's Life Fund specifically for North Manchester will be opening for applications on Monday 19 October 2020 for a 4 week period with a closing date of 10am on Monday 16 November.

The grants available to apply for are as follows:

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