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Community Works “Read a funding bid” service

Brighton and Hove Community Works’ “read a funding bid” service for organisations gives constructive critique on funding bids that are 90% bid ready. Your bid will benefit from a fresh and neutral pair of eyes from someone who understands funder

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Online fundraising training from Community Works

A series of 3 webinars, which aim to help you hone, refresh or kick-start your fundraising efforts. Sessions will consist of a 40 minute presentation, 20 minutes Q&A and then the option of a half hour extension if people would

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Central England Co-op covid-19 impact grants up to £5,000

Grants of between £100 to £5,000 (the average grant is £2,000) are available to employees and members of Central England Co-operative for projects which help local communities deal with the impact of Covid-19. The aim of the fund will be

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Asda grants of up to £1,000 for Christmas food projects

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Asda Foundation has created the Feeding Communities Grant Scheme to provide meals for those in need in the run up to Christmas. Charities, community interest companies, unincorporated clubs or associations, and other not-for-profit

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Funding for UK food poverty projects – deadline 13th Nov

Funding to Tackle Food Poverty Locally in the UK The deadline for applications is 13 November 2020 https://www.ukcommunityfoundations.org/our-programmes/coopfunding A £1.5 million fund has opened for applications from local charities and community organisations across the UK that are working to support

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Access ramps now available for hire

Thanks to a donation from the SCOPE Local People Programme, we now have two lightweight, folding, portable ramps available to hire. These are great for events where there is a single step at the entrance or somewhere within the venue.

Posted in Events, Resource Centre News, Uncategorized, Useful resources

Free community organising training

How do we make change for good through collective action? Organised by Brighton & Hove Community Land Trust Three interactive one-day courses teaching skills that will help you with your campaigning, activism, or simply at work or in your neighbourhood.

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Start up your Social Impact venture

Training session organised by Community Works: Date: Thursday 30 January 2020 Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm Venue: Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AF Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-start-up-your-social-impact-venture-tickets-84146796333 Have you got an idea or are you starting up a new group, business

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Brighton & Hove Legacy Fund – Children & Young people

For the next round of the Brighton and Hove Legacy Fund, Sussex Community Foundation are particularly keen to receive applications from smaller groups who might not have benefitted from a grant previously. Deadline: Friday 10th January 2020 (Decisions in Spring

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New PA available for hire thanks to Pebble Trust

Thanks to a generous donation from Pebble Trust, we are now able to offer groups a lovely new PA, complete with inbuilt LED lights – perfect for adding a bit of a disco vibe to your community event! For added

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