NCVO publishes Civil Society Almanac 2020

8 July, 2020 - 17:05


NCVO has published its latest research on the state of the UK’s VCSE sector.

The Civil Society Almanac is published annually, providing a comprehensive overview of facts and figures...

Voscur calls upon sector to support Gift Aid increase campaign

6 July, 2020 - 15:46


Voscur is calling upon Bristol’s VCSE sector to support a campaign that is calling on government to temporarily increase the level of Gift Aid that can be claimed on donations.

The campaign has been launched by a coalition...

Survey finds that charities expect to lose around £12.4bn in one year

22 June, 2020 - 15:10


The charity sector expects to lose around £12.4bn or 24% of their total income this year, according to the results of a recent...

Charitable giving drops to its lowest level in 10 years

19 June, 2020 - 12:29


The number of people giving to charity has dropped to its lowest level in a decade according to new research.


Partnership using DfE emergency charity coronavirus funding announced

5 June, 2020 - 16:24


Barnardos is to launch a new charity partnership to support vulnerable children and young people who are at risk due to COVID-19.

The partnership will be funded using £7 million of the emergency charity sector money...

Survey reveals perceptions of grant givers

28 May, 2020 - 17:17

The Grant Givers’ Movement (GGM) has published results from its Sector Pulse Survey.

The survey aims to find:

  • How...

Emergency government funding: apply now or risk missing out

22 May, 2020 - 16:54


The National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF) today opened the £200 million emergency fund to support charities and community groups during the coronavirus pandemic.

You can read the guidance on who is eligible and how to...

£150 million additional emergency charity funding released

21 May, 2020 - 16:45

The government has released an additional £150 million to support charities during the pandemic.

Oliver Dowden MP, Minister for Culture, Media and Sport announced that the additional funding would come from dormant bank and building...

Government’s new Coronavirus Community Support Fund opening for applications on Friday 22nd May

21 May, 2020 - 12:42

The Government's new Coronavirus Community Support Fund will open for applications on Friday 22nd May at 10am. £200million of funding will be available primarily for small to medium organisations in England, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Further details, including...

COVID-19 emergency funding update

20 May, 2020 - 15:47


More information has been made available on how the government’s £750 million package of support for the charity sector is being distributed, as well as how organisations can apply for it.

  • £370 million has been...