News - Funding

Introducing the Funding Advice Service

Introducing the Funding Advice Service Our New Funding Advice Service GCVS has offered free funding and fundraising advice for community groups, voluntary organisations, and social enterprises in Glasgow for many years. From video guides and group training to individual support sessions, we have a toolkit...Read more...

GCVS Launches Open 4 Community GrantFinder

GCVS Launches Open 4 Community GrantFinder Voluntary sector organisations face multiple pressures from many angles and are up against a competitive funding landscape that is stretched to the limit. While having various income streams in your fundraising plan is essential, searching for grant funding is often a...Read more...

Fundraising Insights for 2023

Fundraising Insights for 2023 It was a pleasure to be able to welcome Katie Docherty to the GCVS Annual General Meeting. Katie is the CEO of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising and a skilled and experienced fundraiser. Here are some of her top fundraising insights for 2023: Fundraise more With...Read more...

Glasgow Gambling Harms Fund Open

The Glasgow Gambling Harms Fund is now open for applications until 12 noon on 4th October, 2022. We are holding two Zoom information sessions for further detail and conversation. Find full details about the fund and how to apply.   Gambling Harms in Glasgow...Read more...

Glasgow Fuel Support Project

A new fuel support initiative has been launched by Glasgow City Council to help provide citizens with fuel top-up vouchers or payments, energy advice, and supplier agreements. Organisations who are currently providing a citywide fuel advice service are invited to...Read more...

Glasgow Communities Fund Update

Glasgow City Council have provided an update on progress towards Phase 2 of the Glasgow Communities Fund. The Council have thanked the sector for continued engagement with the team while they seek to improve their processes. They were delighted to speak with over 300...Read more...

What are your plans for Christmas?

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – for fundraising! Many groups enjoy huge success from their winter fundraising campaigns and receive more donations during December than at any other time of the year. But what’s their secret? They plan well ahead. There’s...Read more...

Glasgow Census Participation Fund

Support your community to complete the Census Scotland’s Census is a household survey of everyone in Scotland which usually takes place once every ten years. For over 200 years, Scotland has relied on the census to underpin national and local decision making. These...Read more...