Magic Little Grants
Our Magic Little Grants 2019 programme has now closed. This fund awarded over 900 grants to local charities and community groups working to support people across Great Britain to be physically active. Magic Little Grants 2019 was funded by the Postcode Community Trust, a grant-giving charity funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. We will be announcing the full results in due course.
Local Hero 2019
Local Hero 2019 was our most successful competition to date. 453 fundraisers raised £160k from 6,261 donors for 209 local groups. After a nail-biting finish, Ben Kane was crowned our Local Hero champion. Ben secured a phenomenal £10,000 for Park In The Past CIC. Another £4,000 in prizes have been awarded to the causes supported by the other top 19 fundraisers.
We work to build the capacity of lesbian and bisexual women and their families. As one of the most invisible groups in NI society lesbian and bisexual women are often left out of the equation. We work...Find out more
West London Welcome
West London Welcome is a free drop-in centre for refugees, asylum seekers and migrants and the first of its kind in the area. The centre caters primarily to vulnerable displaced individuals and commu...Find out more
St Petrocs Cornwall
Our mission is to provide accommodation, support and advice to the single homeless of Cornwall. Often falling outside the responsibility of statutory authorities, the single homeless often are sleepin...Find out more
Baby Bank Network Bristol
The Baby Bank Network redistributes baby items like clothes, slings and cots that have been used and loved by parents, but are no longer needed, to parents who cannot afford to buy these items new or...Find out more
The Challenges of Ethical Marketing16 Oct 2019
Most people who work in the charity sector do so because, in some way or another, they want to make the world a little better. For those of us involved in marketing, our role is to engage people with our cause and persuade them to take action (donating, volunteering, building barricades etc). So ...
Fixing The Past: Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park Heritage Appeal24 Sep 2019
The Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park are doing an appeal with a target of £5000 to get the Burdick family monument repaired. The FoTHCP is the charity looking after the beautiful, atmospheric cemetery park, which opened in 1841 and closed for burials in 1966. It has been a public park ...
Awesome Autumn Fundraising Tips09 Sep 2019
The nights are drawing in, the leaves are colouring, the air is beginning to cool, children are yelling on their way to school, advisers are skulking in Westminster Hall, and it turns out your team’s big summer signing isn’t the new Messi after all. Autumn is officially here! Each ...
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.