Funding news and views

5 mushrooms
Successful philanthropic fundraising takes time and requires a long-term approach.
28 February 2017
Children in Kabul
Recommendations for implementing Payment by Results mechanisms in programmes, based on research into the Girls' Education Challenge.
17 February 2017
UK Europe economies
Speakers at a Bond event discussed the political and financial implications for NGOs of the UK leaving the EU.
9 February 2017

Funding in brief

Let’s talk about overheads

Overheads exist, so when approaching grantmakers for core funding, it’s vital that charities are able to measure, and convey to the funder, the real cost of the work they do.

Charity Choice 18 July 2016

MSF will no longer take funds from EU Member States and institutions

The medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF)  will no longer accept funds from the European Union and Member States. This is in opposition to their damaging deterrence policies and continued attempts to push people away from European shores.

MSF 17 June 2016

Small charities 'too afraid' to ask for core costs, says major funder

Small charities risk a crisis because they are too afraid to apply for core costs, the director of funder the Garfield Weston Foundation said today.

Civil Society 9 June 2016