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.

COVID-19 Impacts on Henry Smith Charity Grant Holders: Survey Results

18 February 2021 - Last summer 149 Henry Smith Charity grant holders responded to a survey asking them about the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on their organisation and beneficiaries, their financial circumstances and how they were adapting their services to meet the needs of the most vulnerable. James Tulloch, Learning and Evaluation Manager at The Henry Smith Charity, summarises the findings of the survey.