SCVO has called for a rethink on the decision to cap tax relief on charitable donations.
Money from dormant bank accounts will provide capital for social entrepreneurs and charities
At a conference in Glasgow this week the Scottish Government announced plans for the creation of a scheme to attract social enterprises to Scotland
Glasgow City Council and the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association have signed an agreement that will effectively regulate street fundraising, setting out six city centre locations and seven other zones where the practice will be allowed.
BIG has announced a new £10m UK-wide lottery fund for up to 5 projects that will deal with issues voted for by the public.
GCVS has been asked, on behalf of Glasgow Community Planning Partnership, to circulate the following information regarding the bidding process for Big Lottery Funds (Improving Futures Programme).
George Osborne’s budget proposal of “Big Help for the Big Society” has been welcomed by charities but there was still an air of scepticism over whether it would be enough to help charities who are facing serious financial difficulties.
GCVS can confirm that Glasgow City Council’s Executive Committee will meet on Thursday 3rd February to consider all funding recommendations.
GCVS is offering free funding sessions for organisations who receive GCPP Funding.