Funding

My Community brings you the latest tools, tips and ideas to help make your community a brilliant place to live.

Finding funding to properly run your services, cover core costs, train your staff and volunteers, and become a sustainable organisation is one of the biggest challenges facing any charity or non-profit organisation.

If you have the tools to generate income and funding from multiple and different sources, you will be able to build up your financial resilience. This will help secure your financial future and business strategy.

There are many different types of funding out there, from bank loans and angel investors, to grant funding and donations.

The resources in this hub are designed to help you find appropriate and sustainable ways to find funding for your charity, community group or social enterprise.

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Funding
Last updated: 28 April 2020

Access local, national and international funding as well as social investment.

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Different ways to raise funds

Funding
Last updated: 5 May 2020

A helpful list of guidance and links to different types of funding.

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Understand more about Community Shares

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Last updated: 28 April 2020

Since 2009 more than £60m of share capital has been raised from over 60,000 investors.

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