Useful links

Resources for Social Enterprises

School for Social Entrepeneurs

Social Enterprise UK

UnLtd (offers grants to social entrepeneurs)


Free reports with advice for fundraisers.

Association of Charitable Foundations

Foundations supporting work with offenders

Dulverton Trust

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

Henry Smith Charity

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Noel Buxton Trust

Oak Foundation

Tudor Trust

Woodward Charitable Trust

Foundations supporting work with carers

Dunhill Medical Trust

Bupa UK Foundation

Foundations supporting individuals

Association of Charitable Organisations
The national UK umbrella organisation for Trusts and Foundations that give grants and welfare support to individuals in need.  The website includes links to its 100+ members.

A national charity that helps people in financial hardship to gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and support services. Contains a search tool to help you find organisations local to you.

The Prince's Trust
Young people seeking education, training or employment aged 13 to 30 years only.

Provides awards of up to £600 to help people who have been in prison for a long time to achieve specific goals on release.

Information about carers

Carers Trust

Carers UK

Carers Week

Information about offenders and ex-offenders

Clinks supports the Voluntary and Community Sector working with offenders in England and Wales.


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