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Funding bulletin September 2020

28 Aug 2020 - 14:50 by michelle.foster

maccInformation for the bulletin is compiled from a number of sources including Grantfinder, and direct from funders themselves. It showcases just a few of the hundreds of funding opportunities available for local community, voluntary and faith organisations.

This bulletin is produced by a partnership of local support and development agencies across Greater Manchester.

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Launch of Emergency Grants for BAME Communities – stage two

27 Aug 2020 - 14:21 by michelle.foster

GM BAME Network, supported by GMCVO, have launched the second stage of the emergency grants programme to support small GM BAME led VCSE organisations and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Stage two will be launched on 1 September 2020 and will close on 13 October 2020, 12pm.

Stage two is a competitive small grants programme awarding grants of £1,000-£3,000 to organisations with an income of under £30,000.

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NCVO Risk Webinar - Steps to Building Organisational Resilience: Key Things to Consider

Since the start of this year charities have had to deal with huge levels of change and the associated risks that this brings. A move to an increasingly digital way of working and a reduction in funding caused by Covid-19, coupled with a challenging global risk environment, pose real risks to their long-term resilience.

2 December, 2020 - 10:30 to 11:30

Report published on how to build a more inclusive economy

26 Aug 2020 - 08:46 by michelle.foster

gmvcse leadership groupThe VCSE Leadership Group has published a discussion paper on 'Building Back Better' in Greater Manchester to create a more inclusive economy, together with the VCSE sector and the wider social economy.

The report provides a range of successful, practical ideas and live examples which are likely to produce a more inclusive, green and localised economy.

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VRU Vulnerable Children's Charities Funding for Greater Manchester

25 Aug 2020 - 09:47 by michelle.foster

home officeOn 22 June 2020, the Government announced that the Home Office had secured additional, one-off emergency support funding for small/micro charities that are working in marginalised communities with vulnerable young people at risk of being involved in serious violence.  The Greater Manchester Violence Reduction Unit had been provided funding to allocate grants to Greater Manchester’s small and micro charities (defined as those having an income le

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The Road Safety Trust Small grants plus programme

24 Aug 2020 - 14:57 by michelle.foster

road safety trustThe Road Safety Trust are relaunching their Small Grants programme in a slightly different format to 2019. For this round they have increased the minimum amount that can be applied for to £20K and the maximum amount to £50K. The Trust are particularly encouraging applications that respond to changing road use and emerging road safety issues as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Cause4's new Business Support Programme for Heritage organisations

24 Aug 2020 - 14:56 by michelle.foster

cause4Cause4 is launching a programme of business support for heritage organisations in England.

Cause4 has been awarded funding by the National Lottery Heritage Fund to develop and deliver the programme, which is for 150 small or medium-sized heritage organisations across England, in partnership with the AMA and Creative United.

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Tesco Bags of Help COVID-19 Communities Fund final deadline 18 September 2020

24 Aug 2020 - 14:51 by michelle.foster

tesco bags of helpTesco Bags of Help has responded to the current COVID-19 crisis by setting up a new fund to support local communities. In order respond quickly to the emergency Tesco have created a streamlined application and payment process to make it easier to get funds out quickly.

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EESC Civil Solidarity Prize

24 Aug 2020 - 14:43 by michelle.foster

eescRewarding solidarity initiatives to tackle the Covid-19 emergency and its consequences in Europe.

The Civil Solidarity Prize will reward up to 29 not-for-profit initiatives carried out by natural persons, civil society organisations or private companies which aim to tackle the Covid-19 crisis and its manifold consequences. Each prize has a value of EUR 10 000.

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