You wait years for a community grants programme to come along….

And then two of them come along together. The £10.5m Community Right to Challenge Grant Programme is designed to help community and voluntary organisations to take over the running of public services in their communities.  The Social Investment Business (http://www.thesocialinvestmentbusiness.org/our-funds/communityrights/programme/) manages the programme and the grant funds.  Locality (http://mycommunityrights.org.uk/community-right-to-challenge/) and ACEVO provide advice and support.  Read More »