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  •  General Election 8.6.17. Registration closes today, but NOT for victims of VAWG The closing date for registration to vote is today for the majority, but for those fleeing VAW/DV, it is 31.5.17, and you can register anonymously – see this link for how to do it: 1q7dqy2unor827bqjls0c4rn-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Anonymous-registration-DV-Leaflet.pdf Its vital that we all have our say about more »

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  • Grants of up to £10,000 will soon be available for new and innovative children and young people’s projects that have an element of sustainability. The Quadstar Foundation aims to provide seed grants and mentoring to innovative and dynamic charities and social enterprise projects that focus on helping children and young people flourish. We are open more »

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  • Big Potential is a grants programme funded by Big Lottery Fund and managed by ourselves at Social Investment Business. It’s set to deliver approximately £20m of grant funding over a 3 year period with the aim of improving the sustainability, capacity and scale of VCSE organisations in order that they may deliver greater social impact. more »

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  • The government has this morning published a major overhaul of the anti-lobbying clause, the implementation of which was paused in April. The effect of this is to significantly avoid the damage that the clause would have done to charities’ advocacy role. Since the beginning of the year and continuing after the pause we have been more »

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  • The NAWO Young Women’s Alliance (YWA) is a group of young women and men under 25 from around the UK passionate about achieving gender equality. We specialise in supporting young advocates to understand their rights and have the confidence to call for them, especially using legal frameworks as tools for change. We are currently accepting applications for more »

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