Archive for the ‘Funding’ Category

In February this year the Ministry of Justice announced it would be investing £15.6m of new money to prevent and reduce offending by women. The funding will invest in the provision of additional services in the community to build capacity of one stop shop services at women’s centres and other specialist provision for women in […]

Funding Central, a a new website which boasts over 4000 grants, contracts and loans, combines funding opportunities, information and support strategies for the voluntary and community sectors. The site is funded by the Office of the Third Sector, part of the Cabinet Office and may quickly become an indispensible part of your third sector business. […]

Date: 23 July 2009 Time: 7.00pm – 10.00pm Location: Warehouse Cafe, 54-57 Allison Street, Birmingham The Birmingham Fems are organising a fundraiser to support their Reclaim the Night event later in the year. Come to this special night at the Warehouse Cafe to help raise funds for Birmingham’s own Reclaim the Night event. Tickets will […]

Date: Thursday 11 June Time: 9:30am-4pm Venue: WRC Cost: Free to Women’s Organisations in London The Women’s Resource Centre are hosting an event to help women’s organisations in London to help them improve their successes in applying for funding in these belt-tightening economic times. Outcomes of the all day workshop include: Tips on how to […]

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has announced a new £10 Million funding programme for the voluntary and community sector. The programme is organised into a three priority scheme hoping to build capactity where there are currently gaps in local provisions, in which it mentions provisions for women who have suffered domestic violence. A first […]

From Rosa, the UK fund for women and girls.  Funding for work on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) As part of our commitment to fund work on Women’s Safety, Rosa, in partnership with City Parochial Foundation and Esmée Fairbairn Foundation are pleased to announce a new collaborative initiative to strengthen community-based prevention work on FGM in […]

On 19 March the Minister for Women & Equality, Harriet Harman, announced a £1.6 million cross-government special fund for Rape Crisis Centres (members of Rape Crisis England & Wales) and The Survivors’ Trust sexual violence charities in England and Wales. These charities provide invaluable support and specialist services, such as counselling and advocacy, to women and […]