Grow Your Tenner - £345,000 of match funding for local charities!
This year's Grow Your Tenner is set to launch at 10am on Tuesday the 18th of October 2016, with all Localgiving members eligible to claim up to £2,500 of match funding for their organisation.
Now matching both one-time and Direct Debit donations!
We'll be matching one-time donations pound-for-pound by up to £10 and Direct Debit donations set up during the campaign by up to £10 a month for the first three months. There's currently £345,000 in the match fund and we're in the process of fundraising for more, so watch this space!
The Furzedown Project
Our purpose is to prevent and overcome social isolation amongst older people by providing a meeting place and activities where peer support is offered and exchanged. Our members lead many of the activ...Find out more
We provide scooters, wheelchairs and sighted guides to enable our disabled and older members to access central Stockport and elsewhere in the borough.Find out more
SMILE Connect Poole
SMILE Connect understands the difficulties of lone parenting. Our aim is to support parents & children with their practical and emotional needs. We hold a variety of sessions. SPORT is our running clu...Find out more
Designs in Mind CIC
Members are adults referred through mental health services to work creatively and as part of a group that is artistically both ambitious and experimental. This offers challenge, purpose and perspectiv...Find out more
The Bike Station Glasgow
Established in April 2010, Glasgow Bike Station is now the largest bike recycling organisation in Glasgow and the West of Scotland. Our organisation offer adult and kids refurbished bicycles as well a...Find out more
Dukeries Community Workshop
The purpose of our charity is to provide supervised, fully equipped workshop space for people who have need of them by reason of age, infirmity or disablement, economic or social circumstances where...Find out more
Huge Congratulations to Community Foundation for Calderdale!29 Sep 2016
Huge congratulations go to Community Foundation for Calderdale for winning both best fundraising campaign at the Third Sector Awards 2016 and Fundraising Team of the Year: with an income under £5 million at the Charity Times Awards 2016. On Boxing Day 2015 Storm ...
How to obtain, train and retain good trustees.19 Sep 2016
How to obtain, train and retain good trustees. Non-profit organisations, as you will know, really struggle to recruit good trustees: trustees who are fully engaged, know how they can make a difference and where they fit into the organisation. Recruiting new trustees is about getting the right ...
Why a newsletter?15 Sep 2016
Blogging, newsletters, vlogging, online marketing, hashtags, tweeting, snapchatting....connecting with people these days seems to have developed a language of its own. As a small charity it’s easy to feel drowned by the very idea of trying to market your cause, and you’d be forgiven for ...
We depend on a steady stream of smaller donations via Localgiving. These donations alone give us the assured income to meet our operational costs. Matched funding, sponsored by both Localgiving and the Community Foundation have further bolstered our funds to allow us to undertake capital improvements to the Shed.