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Category: Funding and awards

Physical activity grants available to support people with Parkinson’s to stay active

29th April 2022

Parkinson’s UK has launched a new grant to support people with Parkinson’s to stay active. Grants of up to £2500 are available. Application criteria ● You, or your group or organisation should be able to say how an award will help people with Parkinson’s become and stay active, or help people increase their levels of … Read more

Giving back with our Small Good Stuff grants

8th April 2022

As a way of giving back and reinvesting in communities we launched a grant back in February for local people who run small enterprises offering care or support to other local people (we call these very small ventures, community enterprises). Our grant programme aimed to support the folk running these fantastic community enterprises through qualifications … Read more

New grant launched for Small Good Stuff members!

4th February 2022

Small Good Stuff is part of the wider Community Catalysts family and we’re all passionate about helping local people to help and care for other local people. Here at Small Good Stuff we give people, tiny community organisations or groups the help they need to help and care for others – we call these very … Read more

Congratulations to competition winner Ines Sunday from I Healthcare Ltd!

11th January 2022

In December 2021 we ran a competition to find the best listing on Oxfordshire’s Small Good Stuff directory. The competition ran exclusively for community enterprises who had successfully completed Community Catalysts’ ‘Doing it Right’ standards. Through the competition, we were keen to spotlight best practice on directory listings, so they needed to be accessible, personal, … Read more

Nominate your favourite community enterprise for a Great British Care Award!

15th December 2021

The Great British Care Awards are now open! They’re a series of regional events throughout the UK and are a celebration  of excellence across the care sector.  The purpose of the awards are to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work. There are twenty one awards categories available for … Read more

Funding available for social enterprises in England recovering from COVID-19

2nd December 2021

Grants of between £10,000 and £100,000 are now available from the Social Enterprise Support Fund, established in partnership by The National Lottery Community Fund and five social enterprise support agencies. The Fund provides grants to help social enterprises rebuild from COVID-19. Who can apply? Social enterprises in England that have: been incorporated for at least … Read more

Grants available for local groups or projects in Central Bedfordshire

19th October 2021

Central Bedfordshire Council are offering grant to support local groups or projects that need help or to support ideas about doing something for the community. Whether it’s cultural, environmental, sporting or social projects, and you have match funding you can apply or find out more here. Read more

Enterprise Nation announce female start up of the year competition – enter now

7th September 2021

With this year’s UK festival returning on 22 October, entries are now open for an award that not only celebrates a superstar start-up founder, but gives them access to amazing, business-boosting prizes. Whether you’ve created an innovative product or disrupted a traditional marketplace, with support from TSB we’re looking for entrants with a clear vision … Read more

Engage Here – Small Good Stuff grant winner

19th July 2021

Part of Community Catalysts’ ethos and social enterprise business model is to support the sector and reinvest back into the wider community. Earlier this year, Community Catalysts ran two grant programmes for our fantastic Small Good Stuff members who run tiny community enterprises, organisations and groups that offer help and care for others. In this ‘super story’ we find … Read more

Open Door 1 – Small Good Stuff grant winner

16th July 2021

Part of Community Catalysts’ ethos and social enterprise business model is to support the sector and reinvest back into the wider community. Earlier this year, Community Catalysts ran two grant programmes for our fantastic Small Good Stuff members who run tiny community enterprises, organisations and groups that offer help and care for others. In this ‘super story’ we find … Read more