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Newman’s Own Exception to Private Foundation Excess Business Holdings Rule

A couple of days ago President Trump signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018.  One of the changes implemented by this Act is the “Newman’s Own” exception to the private foundation excess business holdings rule.  89 more words

Exploring the quiet revolution of mission-driven millennials

An interview with Asheem Singh, author of The moral marketplace, originally published by Pro Bono News on 7th February 2018.

“A global generation of youthful social entrepreneurs is on the march, according to the author behind… 1,968 more words

Public Policy

Ed Pack: Carry Education Worldwide

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. -Nelson Mandela

Ed Pack Global is a backpack company that uses its profits to benefit education efforts for women around the world.

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Business As Mission

Apply for Grants of up to £20,000 for Community Physical and Mental Health Projects - 28th February 2018 (England, Scotland and Wales)

Postcode Community Trust’s Small Grants Programme re-opened for applications on the 14th February 2018.

The Postcode Community Trust was established in 2014 to support marginalised groups in obtaining the skills & resources to effect change in their own communities. 178 more words

Funding Updates

Behind the Scenes on Macbeth

We’ve now completed the main body of our very first feature film Macbeth.

It’s been an epic shoot supported by BBC Children in Need, Northamptonshire Community Foundation, First for Wellbeing and Northampton Borough Council involving hundreds of Northamptonshire residents and tens of disadvantaged young people from across the county. 205 more words


Olio, the food sharing app

I absolutely loathe wasting food. I’d rather shoehorn an extra slab of toast into my mouth, or someone else’s mouth, than see it go in the bin. 969 more words

Words & Pictures

Nesta launches 2nd round of 'Innovate to Save' fund @YLabWales #funding #I2SWales #thirdsector #Wales

Taken from Nesta’ s blog dated 20th February 2018, link to original post below:

For the last eight months, we’ve been working with a group of organisations in Wales that chose to explore how they might deliver their services better and, crucially, cheaper.  665 more words