Your Organisation Funding Need Survey

This survey is on the financing needs for social purpose organisations and is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. Shift, which is a social research and design charity, will be making available the key findings from this research project.

The findings of this research will be used to inform work with funders on opportunities and barriers within the existing funding environment for social purpose organisations. 

To find out more and to complete the survey, click here.

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Charity Property Matters 2020

Press Release from Ethical Property Foundation:



Leading property advice charity the Ethical Property Foundation runs free workshops across the country and has just launched its CHARITY PROPERTY MATTERS SURVEY 2020. We are asking every voluntary group in the area to spend six minutes filling in the survey so that funders and policy makers will understand the bricks and mortar reality what we are coping with.    

This Survey – run every two years since 2012 – is the only research which asks all voluntary organisations in England & Wales specifically about their property assets and issues. The results are published later this year. This is the ONLY independent survey of its kind and is your chance to make a big difference to the UK’s charity sector in only SIX minutes!

The 2018 Charity Property Matters Survey revealed: 

  • More Charities than ever before are renting from a commercial Landlord
  • Most charities do not have a strategic property pan
  • Over a third of charities believe property poses a high/ very high risk to their future

Overheated local property markets; rent rises; asset transfers; falling core funding; hard to find affordable premises…there are major issues facing the sector.

The Survey takes less than 6 minutes to complete so fill it in today and help our sector finds its collective voice.  

Fill in the CHARITY PROPERTY MATTERS SURVEY 2020 TODAY! @epf4charities

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Small charity leadership survey by the Weston Charity Awards 2019

The Garfield Weston Foundation and Pilotlight would like to invite you to take part in a short survey of charity leaders for the Weston Charity Awards.

The survey might help you to consider whether your charity could benefit from a free programme of leadership coaching and mentoring which they will offer, along with funding, for up to 20 eligible charities in 2020.

The survey will take around six minutes to complete. As a small incentive, a donor has provided a 32GB Apple iPad which will be won by one charity picked at random from those who take part.

Click here to access the survey.

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BAME people and charities

Deadline 30th September 2019

ACEVO (Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, registered charity no. 1114591) and Voice4Change England (registered charity no. 1140624) are carrying out research to understand what people connected to charities think about race equality, diversity and inclusivity in the charity sector.

To find out more about they survey and to complete, please click here.

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