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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Heritage Enterprise Programme

The Heritage Lottery Fund’s Heritage Enterprise grants programme aims to support not-for-profit organisations to help them work in partnership with the private sector in the restoration of unused historic building and sites and unlock their economic potential.

The programme provides grants where historic buildings have failed to attract enough investment because the cost of their repair

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Help the Homeless grants

Help the Homeless, a national Charity which aims to help homeless people throughout the United Kingdom to resume a normal life, is currently accepting applications from small and medium sized charities and voluntary organisations.

Grants of up to £5,000 are available towards capital costs to support projects that assist disadvantaged individuals in their return to mainstream

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

The Great Get Together, 17-18 June

The Great Get Together (in honour of Jo Cox)

On 17-18 June, get together with your neighbours and be part of a national celebration of what we have in common.

Get your free Get Together kit, filled with tips, ideas and inspiration for how you can join in.

Visit the Great Get Together website to see how to

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Administrator – Relate Birmingham

Relate Birmingham is an independent registered charity and a member of the national Relate Federation. We provide a range of counselling, sex therapy and education and training services to individuals, couples, families and young people in Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell, Wolverhampton, Walsall and South Staffordshire.

Administrator

37.5 hours per week

Salary: £17,000 – £18,000 per annum

(Fixed

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Legal Advice Sector Leadership Development Programme

Senior leaders in the legal advice sector have until 13th April 2017 to apply to become part of the CASS Business School’s leadership development programme.

The programme seeks to equip leaders with the expertise to develop innovative, sustainable organisations, and to be a catalyst for positive change across the wider sector. The programme will offer learning

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Greggs Foundation – Local Communities Projects Fund

The foundation is a grant making trust which distributes around £1.8 million per year to organisations throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The Local Community Projects Fund makes grants of up to £2,000 to not for profit organisations with a turnover of less than £300,000 a year who work to reduce the disadvantage of the most

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

National Churches Trust Project Development Grants

Grants of up to £10,000 are available to support churches of any Christian denomination to become more sustainable. Priority in this round will be given to applications from the North East of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, as well as from Baptist and Presbyterian churches. Buildings must have been built as churches originally and

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Prince’s Countryside Fund

The Prince’s Countryside Fund has re-opened for applications. Organisations and charities that are helping to protect and sustain Britain’s farming and rural communities are able to apply for funding of up to £50,000.

To be considered for funding projects need to contribute to one of three countryside issues, these are:

To improve the prospects of viability for

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Barbara Ward Children’s Foundation

Charities and organisations helping children who are disadvantaged in some respect can apply for grants from the Barbara Ward Children’s Foundation.

Causes that have previously received funding include:

Educational projects
Holidays
Care and respite
Health and well-being
Sport
Play
Leisure.

Grants may also be awarded to charities supporting adults with learning difficulties. Recent awards have ranged from £1,350 to £21,000 and have been used

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Funding for Armed Forces Day

Individuals and local groups that would like to hold an event to celebrate Armed Forces Day can apply for funding from the Ministry of Defence.

The event can be anywhere in the UK and the funding can be used for:

A picnic in the park
Themed BBQ
Knees up in your living room
Street party or fête, etc.

Applicants should try

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