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Our latest quarterly dashboard covering the period up to 31st December 2017. Here we share the highlights.
Our latest dashboard covers the period up to 30th September 2017 and marks one year since we began producing these quarterly summaries. Here we share the headlines. The Growth Fund The Growth Fund funds organisations to make small (sub £150k) loans to charities and social enterprises in England. By the end of September a total […]
The latest of our quarterly dashboards covers the period up to and including April to June 2017. Here we share the headlines. The Growth Fund (Dashboard Part 1) The Growth Fund funds organisations to make small loans to charities and social enterprises. At the end of June, five social investment funds were open and […]
A new fund hits the circuit The Connect Fund was born this spring. The fourth young fund in the Access Foundation stable, it has slowly found its legs, teetered around the field, and poked its nose into the social investment market. The initial task was to map and consult with many social investment actors to […]
In my previous post, I presented some initial themes coming out of the feedback we gathered on how we should develop our capacity building activities from 2018 onwards. Our online form closed last week, and I’m pleased to say we had a number of really thoughtful submissions before the shutter fell. You can read all of […]
Last week we published our second quarterly dashboard, summarising the period up to and including the quarter January to March 2017. This follows on from our first dashboard, for the period to December 2016, which was published in February. Our latest report shows a significant increase in activity to the previous quarter, and we expect […]