50 funders commit to being ‘more open and trusting’

From Civil Society:

Fifty funders have promised to be more open and trusting, and make grants in a way that reflects the realities facing charities and social enterprises.

As part of the #FlexibleFunders commitment, they will also manage those grants in a way that reflects the confidence they have in organisations they fund. 

The campaign has been coordinated by the Institute for Voluntary Action Research (IVAR), in collaboration with London Funders and a small group of UK foundations and charities. It builds on a pledge circulated by London Funders at the beginning of the pandemic. 

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