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Wednesday 28 July 2021
Phase Two of the Movement for Good Awards is now open. Recognising the vital importance of longer-term funding, Ecclesiastical plan to give 30 charities £10,000 each to help them bring ambitious new ideas to life. Ecclesiastical will also award an additional £50,000 to two of the winning charities to help them get more ambitious projects off the ground. One charity can then qualify for a further... Read More
CSJ Awards from The Centre for Social Justice
Tuesday 27 July 2021
Nominations are being accepted for The CSJ Awards 2022, run by The Centre for Social Justice. The annual, high profile award ceremony honours the best grassroot, poverty-fighting charities and social enterprises across the UK.   The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) is an independent think tank that exists to tackle poverty across the country. It seeks to work closely with its network of locally... Read More
Love Parks Week photo campaign
Monday 26 July 2021
To celebrate Love Parks Week, the GreenSpace project team at NCVS is encouraging you to get outside, if you can, and share a picture of your favourite park or green space with us on social media. The aim of our GreenSpace programme is to connect people with nature-based activities and green groups in their local community to support their health and wellbeing. Over the next two years, GreenSpace ... Read More
Easyfundraising turns everyday online shopping into free donations for your charity.
Friday 23 July 2021
We're working in collaboration with fundraising website easyfundraising to provide you with a simple way to generate additional income for your voluntary and community sector organisation or group. Easyfundraising, which has been running since 2005, enables people to support charities simply by shopping online. It does this by turning everyday online shopping into free donations for a nominated... Read More
Nottingham City Council and NCVS are running consultation events on the VCS Grants Programme
Tuesday 20 July 2021
Nottingham City Council is undertaking a review of the Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Grants Programme. The current programme is coming to an end in March 2022. Please don't miss this opportunity to feed directly into the process to help shape the future of the VCS Grants Programme. Louise Graham, VCS Partnerships Manager at Nottingham City Council, is leading the consultation process and... Read More
SupportDontDeport Pledge from Homeless Link
Monday 12 July 2021
Homeless Link, the national membership body for frontline homeless agencies, is calling on local authorities and charities who regularly support people experiencing rough sleeping, to come together and sign a pledge to #SupportDontDeport people sleeping rough. The call for action follows on from Home Office changes to Immigration Rules in October 2020, which made rough sleeping grounds for... Read More
Sunday 11 July 2021
Applications are now open for the 2022 GSK IMPACT Awards, funded by GSK and managed in partnership with The King's Fund. The awards recognise charities doing excellent work to improve health and wellbeing. They are open to registered charities that are at least three years old, working in a health-related field in the UK, with a total annual income of between £120,000 and £3 million. Up to 20... Read More
Tuesday 6 July 2021
The National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF) has partnered with The Ubele Initiative to invest £50 million in Black and ethnic minority charities over the next five years. The new scheme, called The Phoenix Way, is expected to open for funding applications in the autumn (2021). The scheme will create a series of national and regional panels, made up of leaders and decision makers from Black and... Read More
Weston Charity Awards
Tuesday 6 July 2021
Congratulations to Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum (NNRF) for becoming a 2021 Weston Charity Awards winner. NNRF was chosen from 150 applicants, all of whom are frontline charities delivering youth, welfare or community services in the North of England, the Midlands and Wales. They are one of only 20 charities to have received the award. The award gives NNRF the chance to invest in... Read More
Friday 2 July 2021
RideWise, Nottingham’s local environmental charity, is proud to be part of the national Thank You Day, running this Sunday (4 July), supported by Virgin Media O2.  RideWise and 400 other charities in England will be saying ‘thank you’ to their communities and coming together to support kinder, closer neighbourhoods. Big Bike Bonanza  As part of this, RideWise are appealing for people to join them... Read More