News
Application period extended for our Emergency Investment Fund - for VCSE organisations affected by Covid-19
 
 
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Access the Kickstart scheme and offer work placements to young people
 
 
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Developing a new collaboration during a pandemic
 
 
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Emergency Grants for GM BAME Communities - Small Grants Awarded
 
 
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Mental health support available in GM - please share
 
 
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New GMCVO research page launched
 
 
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Publications
A Toolkit for Inclusion in Practice (Ambition for Ageing)
 
 
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Report: Reflections on how community businesses have fared throughout the pandemic so far (Power To Change)
 
 
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#BuySocial this year with #PresentsWithPurpose (Social Enterprise UK)
 
 
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The Good Councillor’s Guide To Community Business (Power To Change & The Plunkett Foundation)
 
 
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Blog: 12 social innovations to spread festive cheer (Nesta)
 
 
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Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Network
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Get your social enterprise listed on the GMSEN Social Enterprise Directory
 
 
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Ground-breaking project launches to support migrant families
 
 
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Women of inspiration: 100 social enterprise leaders showing Covid who’s boss (Pioneers Post & NatWest)
 
 
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Support & Resources
GMCVO Social Enterprise Support Directory for Greater Manchester
 
 
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New package of support for community businesses (Power To Change)
 
 
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GMCVO's COVID-19 News, Updates and Resources webpage
 
 
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14 wellbeing resources & offers (School for Social Entrepreneurs)
 
 
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Introducing the Emerging Futures Fund Community Toolkit (National Lottery Community Fund)
 
 
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Events & Training
Kick-start Your Social Media for Work! Online Training (ANTZ)
 
 
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Webinar: Employment for Charities/Social Enterprises: Restructuring/Redundancy (Hempsons)
 
 
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Research Network meeting: Ageing Equally? – Supporting small VCSE organisations to plan and conduct research
 
 
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Insights 2021 - join Understanding Society for a week of online debates exploring policy in a post-Covid world
 
 
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Holistic Health and Wellbeing Afternoon (Flourish CIC)
 
 
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Vacancies 
Vacancy: Investment Officer (GMCVO)
 
 
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Did you know we have an external vacancies board on our website?
 
 
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Opportunities 
Support project connecting BAME Social Entrepreneurs (GMCVO & GM BAME Network)
 
 
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Applications open for the Time to Grow programme (Flourish – North Manchester)
 
 
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Talent employability support programme (BuzzStart) – recruiting for January
 
 
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Free Mental Health Training for GM Organisations
 
 
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Self-employed and SME business mentoring available through Enterprising You programme (Growth Company)
 
 
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‘Be the Business’ mentoring support programme (Growth Company)
 
 
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Human Lending Library – free business mentoring support for social entrepreneurs (Expert Impact)
 
 
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Ethnic disparities and inequality in the UK: call for evidence
 
 
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Finance and Funding
GMCVO supporting organisations impacted by Covid-19 to access emergency investment
 
 
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Emergency Investment Fund for VCSE organisations affected by Covid-19
 
 
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GMCVO continuing to offer social investment to social enterprises and trading charities
 
 
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Launch of GM Walking Medium Grants – Round 2
 
 
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Additional round of Emergency Grants for GM BAME Communities 
 
 
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Community Business Renewal Fund (Power To Change) - meet the funder webinar
 
 
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Resonance Community Developers Fund – investment for projects developing community led and owned assets (Resonance & GMCVO)
 
 
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Ideas and Pioneers Fund (Paul Hamlyn Foundation)
 
 
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GMCVO's dedicated Covid-19 Funding page
 
 
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10GM Funding Bulletin - December 2020
 
 
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Beware of the Bull Funding Bulletin - December 2020
 
 
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Have your Say
Survey: GM Trends – research into drug habits and trends in GM (MMU)
 
 
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Survey: Greater Manchester Business Monitor : COVID-19 Impacts (GM Chamber of Commerce)
 
 
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Survey: Impact of Covid-19 on VCSE organisations
 
 
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