Christmas has come early: £4.1m of core costs grants ease the burden for small but vital local charities this winter
Dec 04, 2018
Lloyds Bank Foundation has announced its latest grant recipients, awarding over £4.1million to 58 charities across England and Wales to cover their core running costs and salaries.
"It is vital that the calls in this inquiry are heard, reflected and acted on, not just across civil society but in Whitehall and town halls up and down the country." - Our response to the Civil Society Futures Inquiry
Nov 19, 2018
Following the publication of Today’s Civil Society Futures Inquiry, Paul Streets, Chief Executive, Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales said:
Lloyds Bank Foundation celebrates the value of small Welsh charities with launch of new research report
Nov 05, 2018
Representatives from over 30 charities gathered in Cardiff today to recognise the distinct value of Wales’ small charities to their local communities.
"This was disappointingly another budget with little more than a passing mention for the charities who are dealing with some of this country’s most complex social problems" - Our response to the Budget.
Oct 30, 2018
Following the publication of yesterday's budget Duncan Shrubsole, Director of Policy, Research and Communications at Lloyds Bank Foundation said:
“Whilst there was much…
‘Talk of a crisis in public trust in the sector needs put be put into perspective’ - Our response to the new Charity Commission's Strategy
Oct 05, 2018
Following the publication of the Charity Commissions new strategy and Baroness…
Local authorities on the brink: councils forced to cut preventive services to meet rising crisis costs
Sep 12, 2018
New research published today shows councils are struggling to provide services for rising numbers of people facing disadvantage, with the most…