In September 2020 Support Cambridgeshire was commissioned to carry out some research into how the voluntary sector and statutory partners have responded to Covid-19. As part of this we talked with: 19 groups made up from a range of county-wide, small and newly formed community groups and charities; representatives from six district/city Covid-response hubs and….
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Cambridgeshire Community Foundation (CCF) is the local funding body for our county, administering grants for a range of organisations from Cambridgeshire County Council’s Innovate and Cultivate fund and Amey Community Fund to the Microsoft Research Limited Fund. Its mission is to Actively inspire philanthropy and increase permanent resources for the county of Cambridgeshire Invest in….
Our round-up of the key changes for the lockdown from 5 November 2020.
As Covid-19 raced around the globe and overwhelmed our communities, the three organisations that form the Support Cambridgeshire partnership – like so many others – have had to make some big adjustments to respond to changing needs and practices. Our face-to-face events were all cancelled but people and organisations in the voluntary, community and social….
#HeartOfOurCommunity campaign highlights the work of Hunts Forum and its peers across the UK.
Watch the recordings of our Festival of Ideas, exploring volunteer retention during and after COVID-19.
Watch our webinar with Fiona from the National Lottery Community Fund and Bridget and Michael from Cambridgeshire Community Foundation, talking about the changing face of funding in the Covid and post-Covid world.
Hunts Forum and Support Cambridgeshire are taking their annual Connecting Communities Conference online with a Festival of Ideas on 22-25 June 2020.
Our round-up of resources for community and voluntary organisations Advice for Community Groups Community and voluntary organisations are on the front line supporting our local communities. COVID-19 is presenting big challenges, but also opportunities to step up and support these communities. Hunt Forum has created a range of support materials that can be found here. ….
The charity sector has a vital role to play in responding to the Covid-19 crisis. Below is our guide to funding projects to support people in need, plus funds to keep your organisation afloat at this difficult time. Funding News £750m Government Support for UK Charity Sector On 8 April Rishi Sunak, chancellor of the….
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