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BLF Reaching Communities £263,838 grant success for Ipswich Disabed Advice Bureau

Posted on 29 October 2013
Consultants at Charity Fundraising Ltd are delighted to hear news of a Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities success of £263,838, having supported Ipswich Disabled Advice Bureau in the development of their  project and funding application.
The project will support disabled people to reduce their levels of isolation and improve their health and wellbeing through supporting individuals to develop their money management, information technology skills, cooking and other life skills. It will also help clients with disabilities to develop their confidence and increase their chances of entering education, training, employment and volunteering.
If you are looking for bid writing or project development support for BLF Reaching Communities or other grant schemes, then please get in touch with the team at Charity Fundraising Ltd on 01394 610581.

 

BLF Reaching Communities £271,888 grant success for Reading YMCA

Posted on 03 June 2013

We are delighted to hear news of a Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities success of £271,888, having supported Reading YMCA in the development of their project and funding application.

Project activities include a community cafe (with service users encouraged to help run it), arts and crafts, woodwork, sports and leisure sessions and a summer youth activity programme. As well as personal development and vocational skills sessions, the project aims to improve intergenerational cohesion, targeting young people, older people and single mothers simultaneously.

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£342,000 BLF Advice Services Transition Fund grant success for Derbyshire Districts CAB

Posted on 28 May 2013

Having supported Derbyshire Districts Citizens Advice Bureau by providing support in relation to project design, development and bid review, we are extremely pleased to learn that they have been awarded a grant of £342,000 from the Big Lottery Fund – Advice Services Transition Fund. The funding is intended to build capacity and improve advice service outcomes throughout the Amber Valley, Derbyshire Dales, Erewash and High Peak Districts and will make a huge difference to the significant numbers of people living in those areas who need advice and information in order to deal with the effects of welfare reforms.

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Almost £75,000 achieved for Pursuing Independent Paths (PIP)

Posted on 15 March 2013

PIP is a west London-based charity providing a comprehensive range of education, training and recreational opportunities to young adults with learning disabilities. The team at Charity Fundraising Ltd has worked closely with PIP, developing bids to secure grant and contract funding for its valuable arts, education and training programmes. We look forward to building upon this success over the coming year.

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