Charity and Voluntary Sector (Archive)

BIG:  £3.8m to help Welsh communities most in need – (Lottery cash helps ex-service personnel carve their future ~ Children in rural & urban Scotland to share in latest grants)


DWP:  Disabled people across the UK are benefitting from the work of 20 organisations shortlisted for DWP's Accessible Britain Challenge Awards


CCW:  Time to soak up the savings as water bills land on doormats


HMT:  Government looks to promote a sustainable future for community finance


BIS:  Launch of 800th project bringing communities together


CAB:  Spotlight on payday loans needs to widen to other forms of high cost credit – (CMA finalises proposals to lower payday loan costs ~ CAB:  Creditors still chasing debts covered by Debt Relief Orders)


CO:  Joint open data initiative "game changer" for social enterprise industry


ScotGov:  £1.1m will be invested to train & recruit 3,000 volunteers from disadvantaged backgrounds – (Celebrating the work of Prince’s Trust in Scotland over the last 10 years)


WAG:  New guidance helps communities take local facilities into their own hands


DfE:  Minister aims for new culture of social investment in childcare


PC&PE:  Committee says the Charity Commission needs more powers
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