Greater Manchester collaborations

01 June 2021 - Thea Monk, Chair of the Greater Manchester Funders Forum, and Henry Ngawoofah, Grants Officer at Young Manchester, look back on the past year of funder collaboration in Manchester. This piece was originally published in Trust & Foundation News, ACF's flagship magazine. The May edition had a specific focus on collaboration in the pandemic and after.

A quantitative analysis of the emergency funding to the UK Black and Minority Ethnic Voluntary Sector During Covid-19

08 April 2021 - The Funders for Race Equality Alliance has launched its first report, analysing the type, amount and purpose of funding awarded to Black and Minority Ethnic organisations through different types of funding pots between March 2020 and November 2020. The overall aim is to ensure that the much-needed increased support for race equality and Black and Minority Ethnic communities and civil society organisations is not temporary but becomes permanent and sustainable.

Philanthropic organisations launch collaborative to improve global safeguarding practices

16 March 2021 - Five grantmaking institutions have come together to create the Funder Safeguarding Collaborative (FSC), aiming to promote collaboration, listening, and learning among funders and local civil society organizations to support and strengthen safeguarding practices globally. Karen Walker-Simpson, FSC Director, introduces the work of the FSC.