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Tuesday 10 August 2021
Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector organisations are invited to apply to the VCSE Health and Wellbeing Fund 2021/22. Now in its third round, the fund's theme for this year is tackling paediatric respiratory infections. The aim of the fund is for VCSE sector organisations to provide advice and support to families and children’s services in order to strengthen national and... Read More
Join easyfundraising and NCVS for an informative webinar on how to use the fundraising platform
Friday 6 August 2021
easyfundraising is a simple way to generate additional income for your voluntary or community sector organisation/group. The online fundraising platform enables people to support charities simply by shopping online. It does this by turning everyday online shopping into free donations for a nominated cause of the customer's choice. You can find out more about easyfundraising and our partnership... Read More
Friday 6 August 2021
The Foyle Foundation Small Grants Scheme is designed for small charities in the UK, especially those working at grass roots and local community level, in any field, across a wide range of activities. The Foundation understands that as a result of the pandemic, small charities are now operating within very different circumstances. The organisation is keen to be as flexible as they can with their... Read More
St Ann's Allotments in Nottingham
Tuesday 3 August 2021
St Ann’s Allotments in Nottingham, one of the largest inner city allotment sites in the world, has been awarded £109,900 through the Government’s Green Recovery Challenge Fund for a flagship project called New Roots. New Roots is one of 90 nature projects across England to be awarded the funding. The project will launch this month (August 2021) and run until March 2023. The unique project will... Read More
Framework has released its new Nature in Mind Activities Programme for Aug-Sept 2021
Tuesday 3 August 2021
Framework Housing Association has released its new Nature in Mind Activities Programme (August-September 2021), packed full of outdoor, nature-based activities to help restore and improve people's mental and physical health. Nature in Mind is an innovative eco-therapy service run by Framework and supported by the GreenSpace programme. GreenSpace, the Green Social Prescribing Programme for... Read More
There are a range of partners involved in Nottingham's Changing Futures Programme
Thursday 29 July 2021
Nottingham has been awarded over £3.5 million in funding to help support some of the most disadvantaged people in the city. The Changing Futures programme is a £64 million joint initiative by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) and The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK. The fund is for local organisations to work in... Read More
Wednesday 28 July 2021
A small grants fund has been opened to support voluntary and community organisations with addressing low Covid-19 vaccine take up in communities across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. The Inequalities Small Grants Fund for Communities has been set up by the Integrated Care System (ICS) for Nottingham and Nottinghamshire and is being overseen by the Nottinghamshire Local Resilience Forum. Grants... Read More
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
Juno Women's Aid
Monday 26 July 2021
NCVS has been asked to raise awareness of Honour-Based Violence, Abuse and Forced Marriage. One of the local voluntary sector organisations who provides support to people affected by these practices is Juno Women's Aid. In this blog, the organisation provides an overview about what we mean by these terms and the support they can offer. Please note - The content covered in this blog is of a... Read More