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8 July 2020

Strengthening Civil Society programme gives nearly £800,000 in grants

The majority of this funding will help civil society organisations manage the impact of COVID-19 on their beneficiaries and on their organisations.
Strengthening Civil Society
29 June 2020

Implementing successful litigation fund – next deadline on 12th August

Just a reminder that the next deadline for this rolling fund is 12th August at 9am. Grants of up to £30,000 are available for a wide range of activities aimed at implementing a successful piece of litigation.
Strengthening Civil Society
7 May 2020

Strengthening Civil Society programme: new funding to support civil society through the pandemic

Three new funding streams to support our grantholders and broader civil society undertake legal action related to COVID-19, a commitment of up to £1m this year.
Strengthening Civil Society
10 March 2020

Three new grants awarded for work to implement successful litigation

London Gypsies and Travellers, Medical Justice and the Family Rights Group have all received funding for work to ensure the implementation in policy and practice of successful litigation they've been involved in.
Strengthening Civil Society
2 December 2019

The Unlawful State and how civil society is using the law to tackle it

openDemocracy has launched a new investigative series looking at how public authorities are making unlawful decisions across our public services - and how civil society can use the law to help people affected.
Strengthening Civil Society
12 November 2019

New funding available for continuing work after successful litigation

Grants of up to £30,000 for organisations to implement successful litigation whether through advocacy and policy influencing, campaigning, research, awareness raising, monitoring or further legal action...
Strengthening Civil Society
16 October 2019

Public Law Project awarded funding to work towards increasing access to judicial review in Wales

This funding will support PLP to work with civil society to address the particular lack of specialist legal advice and support for individuals and organisations working with vulnerable groups in Wales.
Strengthening Civil Society
13 March 2019

Eight new grants awarded to organisations using legal action to drive social change

These new grants will use the law at the centre of campaigns for change on a wide range of issues, including immigration, trafficking, domestic violence, social care, mental health and HIV.
Strengthening Civil Society
18 September 2018

Call for expressions of interest: expert legal organisations (closed)

We are pleased to announce the start of a new funding round for our Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme.
Strengthening Civil Society
26 December 2017

Baring Foundation appoints Learning Partner for the STVS programme

Lisa Vanhala and Jacqui Kinghan (University College London) and New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) will take up the role of Learning Partner.
Strengthening Civil Society