grants

Sources of funding

Big Lottery Fund

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We’ve complied a list of potential sources of funding that you might be able to tap into to get your idea for a transformation business off the ground. Also, some of these organisations might be places you want to consider investing in.

Up to €900,000 subsidy for an investment in a developing country

PSI: Private Sector Investment programme

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The Private Sector Investment (PSI) programme is a grant facility of the Dutch Government, offering up to €900,000 (or 60% of project budget) to innovative, commercially sustainable projects having a positive impact on a developing country.

Financing Social Enterprises in the UK report

Financing Social Enterprises in the UK – The Social Investment Consultancy's 2011 report

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The Social Investment Consultancy has published a briefing paper that examines both the funding available to social enterprises/social purpose businesses and the funding mechanisms open to philanthropists, investors and foundations interested in engaging with such organisations.

Financing Social Enterprises in the UK – 2011 report

The Social Investment Consultancy

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The Social Investment Consultancy has published a briefing paper that examines both the funding available to social enterprises/social purpose businesses and the funding mechanisms open to philanthropists, investors and foundations interested in engaging with such organisations. You can download the PDF here and also read the forward below.

Sources of grants & funding

DFIDsqrfeat

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DFID opens the second funding round of the GPAFund, a demand-led fund supporting projects focused on service delivery in support of poverty reduction. Second 2011 tender for the PSInvestment Programme opens soon. Read more details inside – added March 21, 2011