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FundingUrban Shop FundThis grant programme is worth between £20,000 to £30,000 and is open to all urban communities in the UK.
Get more information from http://www.communityshops.
UnLtdUnLtd always have a range of funds and support programmes to support social entrepreneurs at various stages of development https://unltd.org.uk/path/
Co-operative Loan Fund Co-operative Loan Fund exists to lend money to those social enterprises which are set up as co-operatives. Details of how the fund works and eligibility here.
Urban Food Routes is a unique initiative funded by Seeds of Change® and the Mayor of London that provides expert advice and funding to help small food enterprises in London thrive and benefit their local communities
Building Better Opportunities
Big Lottery Fund is matching funds from the European Social Fund for projects across England that tackle poverty and promote social inclusion.
RBS skills and opportunities fund
Funding of up to £35,000, which is to support organisations that help people in disadvantaged communities develop
Trust for London
Supporting community groups developing new models for supporting people into work and improving job retention
Scholarships & Learning
The Eisenhower Fellowships seeks a diverse mix of applicants, ages 32-45, from a wide range of professional sectors. Apply to the 2016 Africa Program for Young African Leaders. Read more about the programme: http://bit.ly/1HBDRLEThe deadline to submit application is October 15, 2015.
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Preparing Budgets and Cash Flow Workshop
Writing successful bids -Friday 7th August, 10:30am - 4:30pmProvider: School For Social Entrepreneurs. Takes place at their offices on Tooley St, London Bridge and costs £105 for SSE Students and Fellows, £130 for charities and social enterprises and £160 for public sector organisations. Details: https://www.the-sse.org/courses/bid-writing-course
Introduction To Social Enterprise, 23rd SeptemberProvider: Greenwich CDA. This innovative course is the perfect starting point to find out what you need to start a community based enterprise. Learn how to develop a business plan, the best ways to conduct market research, how to resource your business and get to that magical break even point.
If you're interested in attending this training, please contact Mel on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0208 2694880
SELECTION: Eisenhower Fellowships seeks a diverse mix of applicants, ages 32-45, from a wide range of professional sectors. EF provides a unique leadership development opportunity for individuals who have a demonstrated track record of significant professional and community achievements and who seek to tackle big challenges in the future. More...
Using the Equality Act 2010
Free two day training for organisations supporting Black, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BME&R) communities.
FRIDAY JULY 24, 2015
SILENCE MAKES VIOLENCE
Uncovering the mental health issues caused by emotional abuse
MIDDLE EASTERN WOMEN & SOCIETY ORGANISATION
Workshop location: 86 Durham Rd. London N7 7Dt
DEADLINE: 21st AUGUST, 2015
The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) is pleased to announce the call for applications from research laboratories and doctoral schools in African universities for the first phase of its initiative to support research in the social sciences and humanities.
Jobs local & International
Part-time Departmental Lecturer in African Studies
WFD is looking to recruit Parliamentary Adviser as
WFD’s leading in-house expert on parliamentary strengthening and parliamentary practice, and to advise WFD headquarters staff, field offices, and short-term consultants as they develop and implement programmes.
Senior Programme Manager (SPM) - MENA will assume the default Senior Responsible Officer (SRO) role for each programme within their designated region.
The Hillingdon Refugee Support Group is currently advertising for the following posts:
YOUTH WORKER (x2), 16 Hours per week
World Bank Group Africa recruitment drive.
The World Bank Group is launching a recruitment drive aimed at increasing the number of Sub Saharan Africans in its work force. All applications must be received by August 7, 2015..