London’s voluntary sector to access funding books more easily

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Voluntary organisations in London will benefit from an injection of thousands of pounds worth of books and information resources as part of a new Community Libraries Project.Charity sector book publisher The Directory of Social Change (DSC), in partnership with the Bridge House Estate Trust Fund and London Voluntary Service Council, is implementing this project to help CVSs and other host organisations set up a library resource. This will enable local community groups to access funding information and a wealth of information on management, the voluntary sector and charity law.Following an application process, 12 partner organisations have now been chosen to host the libraries. These are the CVSs in Greenwich, Havering, Merton, Westminster, Harrow, Southwark, Hackney, Barnet, and Waltham Forest, together with the Black Training and Enterprise Unit in Camden, the Advertisement Howard Lake | 21 October 2002 | News London’s voluntary sector to access funding books more easily Wandsworth Volunteer Bureau and Community Links Bromley.Each organisation will receive £1,300 worth of books and information resources from Directory of Social Change¹s core collection and other publishers.Jo George, the project’s Information Officer, said: “Although small voluntary and community groups can benefit tremendously from information, particularly about funding, second tier organisations often cannot afford to budget for books so this grant will provide a much neededboost to those community groups in desperate need of support.” AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  18 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

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