It’s been a really tough year for charities and community groups. The pandemic has severely affected demand on services, the ability to be open, provide vital services and raise the income needed. It has hit our members hard:
Although it’s not all been bad. There has been a large amount of learning over the last year which has seen us:
We have been awarded a grant of £49,874.50 from BCP Council through their Bounce Back Challenge Fund to significantly boost our support to develop and sustain our members by providing professional funding advice, using a new expert worker, coupled with our expertise in business development, good governance, and quality practice.
Through this project we will help our members to:
A brand new team, from July 2021 to end of March 2022, will provide:
We’ll also work with other funding advice, business advice and training providers.
For more information and updates about the project make sure your organisation signs up or speaks to Steve Place, Senior Advisor – [email protected]
With thanks to our funder BCP Council.