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UK Shared Prosperity Fund – a letter to the Prime Minister

Last month, Communities that Work joined a group of organisations from the housing and employment support industries and signed a letter to the new Prime Minister, urging him to clarify the plans for the proposed UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF). Leaders from 100 charities and businesses were le...

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Guarantees for EU-funded projects and Shared Prosperity Fund update

In the last day of the parliamentary term, we may have not had the Social Housing Green Paper released for review, but there was other good news hidden among the announcements. The Chancellor confirmed on Tuesday 24 July that funding for EU programmes run by UK charities, businesses and universit...

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Financial Inclusion programme to receive funding from dormant accounts initiative – ideas sought from BLF now

January, the Government announced its intent to use £55m of funding from dormant bank account and building societies in the UK to improve financial inclusion. The government has now set out a statement of intent, to set out its plans for designing the programme to increase the use of fair, af...

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Big Lottery launches eight new funding opportunities across six Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) areas.

Round three Today (Thursday 17 March 2016) we have launched eight funding opportunities across six Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) areas. Projects have been designed in partnership with the LEPs, and are available to view on our website by following the links below: Coast to Capital - Pr...

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Making the most of the European Social Fund to promote social inclusion and combat poverty – Presentation slides

The NHF and BLF ran a brief webinar on ESF opportunities, which you can download the slides by clicking on the link below. Thanks goes out to the NHF for supplying the presentation. Making the most of the European Social Fund to promote social inclusion and combat poverty - slides (PPTX, 2.4Mb) ...

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Launch of the European Social Fund opti-in provision

Today marks the launch of the first ESF Opt In provision, as the Big Lottery Fund launch the first tranche of the Building Better Opportunities Fund.   Let us know if you're planning on developing bids in your areas, email lynsey.sweeney@communitiesthatwork.co.uk https://www.biglotteryfund.org...

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