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Think Funding to conduct evaluation of Home-Start Horizons Reaching Communities Project

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 […]

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Power to Change success for Think Funding Client

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, […]

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ESIF Success for Think Funding Client

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 […]

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Community Economic Development Success for Think Funding client

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 […]

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Think Funding client wins People’s Health Trust Grant

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.

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Think Funding provides ESIF support

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 […]

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Funding success for Think Funding clients

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.

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More success for Home-Start Leicester

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.

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BBC Children in Need success for Home-Start Leicester

Think Funding is delighted to report a long standing client, Home-Start Leicester, has recently secured a grant from BBC Children in Need in support of its group work activity across Leicester city. Think Funding helped with bid writing.

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New clients for Think Funding

Think Funding is delighted to announce it has recently been selected by three new clients to help their fundraising and business development activities. Enterprise Enfield, new social enterprise The Way of the Horse and international charity, Human Relief, have invited Think Funding to assist them. Think Funding proprietor Chris Shaw says “I am absolutely delighted […]

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