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Leicester based music projects HQ Familia and Echo Factory have recruited Think Funding to provide bid writing support to assist the development of their growing partnership. Chris Shaw from Think Funding said:We are delighted to be able to support these two exemplar music projects as they look to develop their offer of music training, recording […]
Leicestershire based family support charity, HomeStart Horizons pulled off a funding coup recently when they secured in excess of £350,000 from the Big Lottery Fund’s Reaching Communities programme thanks to the help of Think Funding. Following a highly successful programme evaluation conducted by Think Funding, we were able to undertake further consultations and drafting work […]
Think Funding is delighted to announce it has been commissioned by Home-Start Horizons (HSH) to undertake an evaluation of its current Reaching Communities project. Running from 2013-2017, the programme has offered support to more than 400 families during that time. The evaluation exercise will involve consultation with families, volunteers and referral agencies, as HSH seek to […]
Think Funding client, the Highfields Centre (HC), has secured funding from the Power to Change programme. HC have secured £300,000 towards the refurbishment of an under used community hall which they intend to develop as a music, theatre and conference venue. For what is an exceptionally competitive grant regime, Think Funding provided community consultation support, […]
Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL) has secured a £1.94m Building Better Opportunities ESIF contract with help from Think Funding. Providing bid writing and programme design expertise, Think Funding worked with VAL to develop a compelling narrative and business plan for an 15-24 NEET project for Leicester and Leicestershire. The initiative will broaden the range of support available […]
Ashton Green Enterprise has successfully bid to Co-operatives UK’s Community Economic Development programme thanks to the help of Think Funding. The DCLG funded programme will resource 50 local communities to help them develop local economic development plans. The programme runs from the summer of 2015 until March 2016 and aims to help create an actionable […]
Long standing Think Funding client, Bangladesh Youth and Cultural Shomiti (BYCS) has been successful with an application to the People’s Health Trust. The two year project ‘Empowering Muslim Women’ will provide a range of support services including parenting skills, ESOL and skills training. Think Funding assisted with project design and bid drafting.
Think Funding is delighted to have provided support for the first Big Lottery Fund, Building Better Opportunities application round, being delivered as part of the national European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) programme. Think Funding helped Enable design and deliver two applications in Northamptonshire for the NEET and 25+ cohorts, offered advice to the Helping Hands […]
Think Funding has helped two clients recently to secure grant / contract acquisition. Women’s Aid Leicestershire has secured the County wide refuge contract for Leicestershire and Ashton Green Enterprise has won a place on Co-operatives UK’s Community Economic Development (CED) programme. Think Funding helped both clients with programme development and bid writing.
Think Funding has added to its list of successful recent applications drafted for Home-Start Leicester with a further success from Comic Relief. The grant awarded will help Home-Start provide additional support to its local playgroups.