Charity and Voluntary Sector
CC: Has your charity won £1,000? The Charity Commission, which regulates the 190,000 registered charities in England & Wales, has published the list of all charity winners from its monthly online services prize draw.
Each month, to encourage smaller charities with an income of under £250k to use its online services the Commission holds a random £1,000 prize draw. All smaller charities completing their annual returns, sending in their annual report or accounts or simply updating their details online are eligible to win.
BIG: The Big Lottery Fund has unveiled the final shortlist for the People’s £50m Lottery contest, which will see a project of national importance win a one-off award of £50 million chosen by public vote – the largest Lottery good cause funding to be awarded in this way – See ‘In the News’ above.