Tag Archives: Funding

A manifesto for employment: How government can help people build skills and get a job

How replacing EU programmes and making it easier for unemployed people to volunteer could help people into employment Continue reading

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A manifesto for building and supporting communities

The election is a chance to discuss how we can support local communities through the challenges facing them. Continue reading

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The apprenticeship levy: Options for charities

In England, the apprenticeship levy is in place. Charities paying it need to plan how to spend their funds or they will lose them. Continue reading

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The Almanac 2017 findings – what do they mean for you?

This blog considers the implications for charities of the key facts and stats abouit the charity sector from NCVO 2017 Civil Society Almanac Continue reading

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A better understanding of where government funding is going

The government's use of charity and Companies House numbers to identify funding recipients is a significant step towards improving transparency. Continue reading

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What does the new UK Civil Society Almanac tell us?

Some of the headline findings on the voluntary sector from the latest research Continue reading

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Core funding is an investment, not a safety blanket

A look at the findings of a review of applications to Comic Relief's Core Strength fund, looking at the reasons charities apply for core funding grants. Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: May 2017

Funding opportunities, charity accounts, data protection, upcoming training and more Continue reading

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Policy Round Up: April 2017

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments affecting charities in April 2017 Continue reading

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The Common Reporting Standard: what does it mean for small charities?

Mary Strickson outlines what charities classed as account holders need to do under the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) which comes into full force this year. Continue reading

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