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30 September 2019

New agency to offer support for arts and older people

The Baring Foundation is pleased to announce funding for a new sector support body for the creative ageing field has been awarded to a partnership led by Manchester Museums.
Arts
9 September 2019

Has the arts sector got better at engaging older participants?

Please tell us what you think by filling in our 1-minute survey with Arts Professional!
Arts
11 June 2019

National Day of Arts in Care Homes will take place on 24 September

There is a website full of resources for care homes, plus news of two national projects - a creative letter writing project in concert with national archives and a new Art Voucher scheme for families.
Arts
29 May 2019

Tessa Baring

It is with deep sadness that we must report the death of Tessa Baring on Saturday 25th May 2019.
Other
9 April 2019

Call for applications by The Other Foundation to support LGBTI communities

13 countries in southern Africa are eligible to apply. This funding will support the freedom, equality and social inclusion of social inclusion of homosexual and bisexual women and men, and transgender and intersex people.
International Development
25 March 2019

The Baring Foundation is celebrating its 50th anniversary…

We are marking the occasion with a short history of the Foundation told through 50 (of many hundreds) of grants.
Other
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
19 February 2019

Invitation to tender to provide a sector support body for creative ageing for England – closed

We are seeking bids to form a sector support body to act as an advocate for the creative ageing sector in England, encouraging awareness and innovation.
Arts
28 January 2019

The Foundation awards new grants to LBQ and transgender led organisations working in southern Africa

New grants will go to the Forum for the Empowerment of Women, Gender DynamiX, Iranti-org and the Social, Health and Empowerment Feminist Collective.
International Development
19 November 2018

Launch of final findings – Inquiry into the Future of Civil Society

This two-year Inquiry has published its final reports into the state and future of civil society in England today.
Independent Inquiry into the future of civil society