Local Charities Day today

Today (14 December) is Local Charities Day, celebrating the work that local charities do to build thriving communities across the country. The day builds on the work of the government’s recently published Civil Society Strategy, in which the government has committed...

Chaos Group – a success story

The Chaos Group CIC has been featured by Unlocking Potential as one of their success stories.  Find out more on the Unlocking Potential website and Chaos Group’s own site. Launching from an idea, 5 years ago, Founder Babs Rounsell is now head of four companies...

Funding for community schemes, women’s rights, sports clubs and youth social action

Funding for community schemes near landfill sites, for women’s rights and support, sports clubs, and youth social action Sita Cornwall Trust Deadline 27 July, for grants up to £35,000, for charitable organisations. Successful applicants will receive the full amount of...

Foodbank use rising

The Trussell Trust, has announced an increase of 13% on last year’s figures, showing that more people than ever are using food banks. The Figures released relate to the 425 food banks run by the Trust, for the period 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018. In real terms,...