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Preventing hate crime: funding for community projects

Apply for funding for community projects that prevent hate crime. Hate crimes are crimes that are motivated by hostility or prejudice on the grounds of race (including colour, nationality, ethnicity and national origin), religion, disability, sexual orientation and transgender identity. Providing funding for projects that prevent hate crime is one of the actions included in […]

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International Women’s Day grants

Whether you’re a group, individual, a community or organisation, you can apply for a grant between £100 to £1000 to cover the costs of arranging an event, big or small, fun or formal, city-wide or community-led to mark International Women’s Day in March 2019. You can apply if: • your group is a ‘not-for-profit’ with […]

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Comic Relief – Power Up: resourcing women’s and girls’ movements for change

The aim of this programme is to support a diverse range of women’s rights organisations to fight against systems which perpetuate the injustices they encounter in their daily lives. Comic Relief wants to find and support women and girl’s movements to seed, sustain and strengthen change in the UK, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, […]

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Grow Wild Community Projects 2019

Grow Wild, the outreach project of Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, has two grant funds open for application: community projects and for youth-led projects. They are interested in projects inspired by UK native wildflowers, plants and fungi, that help people connect to each other and nature. The Community projects fund (deadline 10 December) award £2,000 or […]

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GM Children and Young People Health and Wellbeing Framework 2018-2022

The vision for Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership’s children’s programme is to make Greater Manchester (GM) one of the best places in the world to grow up, get on and grow old. To ensure children have the best start in life, the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership are integrating and improving […]

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I want to show you a body – free resource using art to talk about gender

‘I want to show you a body’ is a free teachers resource produced with Tate and @genderedintelligence to support teachers in using art to talk about gender (it’s for everyone in the school, not just for gender nonconforming and trans kids). It features work in the Tate Collection; new commissions by young trans and gnc […]

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#iwillWeek 2018

This 12-16 November #iwill are calling for campaign partners to further empower and celebrate the stories of young people by enabling them to describe the impact they’re having on the communities and causes they care so much about. It’s know that when young people take part in social action, everyone benefits. And #iwill want young […]

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Breaking Boundaries Manchester

Sporting Equals is a national organisation that work to support diversity and cohesion within sport. Sporting Equals is working on an exciting project called Breaking Boundaries in Manchester (targeting Newton Heath) this a new cricket and cohesion project funded by Spirit of 2012 and supported by the England and Wales Cricket Board. The project aims […]

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Working With Trans, Gender Variant and Non-Binary Young People

This is a must for all professionals working with young people. The next workshop by The Proud Trust is taking place on Friday 23 November, 9.30-3.30 at YHA Manchester. The Proud Trust have been receiving an increasing number of requests from schools, and other organisations, to guide them appropriately to support any trans, gender variant […]

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Including the Invisible – Meeting the Needs of Young People in Youth Settings

This workshop by The Proud Trust on Thursday 6 December, 9.30am-3.30pm at YHA Manchester, will help you make your practice and settings more inclusive. A one day training course, that will encourage youth organisations to become more LGBT+ inclusive (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, plus other related identities), by: • Offering a deep exploration and explanation […]

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