Reports

Impact Report 2020

'Investing in Society' is the latest impact report from Charity Bank, the loans and savings bank for charities, social enterprises, and people who want to improve the world around them.
News

COVID-19 Emergency Funding for Charities and Social Sector Organisations

Cash flow has been a growing cause for concern within the sector for a number of years.
Global Alliance for Banking on Values – A 21st Century Movement
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Global Alliance for Banking on Values – A 21st Century Movement

The Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) is an independent network of banks that use finance to deliver economic, social, and environmental development.
Govanhill Housing Association: providing safe secure housing in the South of Glasgow
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Govanhill Housing Association: providing safe secure housing in the South of Glasgow

Govanhill Housing Association is a community-controlled social landlord operating in the Govanhill and Merrylee neighbourhoods of Glasgow.
How one care provider used loan finance to transform both its service and its finances
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How one care provider used loan finance to transform both its service and its finances

Learning disability charity Mayfield Trust used a loan from Charity Bank to redevelop its site, transforming both its services and its revenue in the process.
Mayfield Trust: transforming care in Calderdale
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Mayfield Trust: transforming care in Calderdale

The Government’s Transforming Care programme is shaking up the care sector, helping people with a learning disability to get out of hospitals and group homes, and integrate back into the community. One charity that’s moving with the times is Mayfield Trust.
A Trustee’s perspective: transforming loan finance into quality homes for disabled veterans
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A Trustee’s perspective: transforming loan finance into quality homes for disabled veterans

The people of Derby knew they wanted a fitting memorial to the men who had fought in World War II. Rather than erect another monument, they decided to provide housing for some of the veterans who had returned home.
War Memorial Village Derby: creating homes for heroes
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War Memorial Village Derby: creating homes for heroes

War Memorial Village Derby has been offering disabled war veterans a home for 70 years. The village has started a much-needed renovation programme with the help of a loan from Charity Bank.
A Chair’s perspective: maintaining listed properties using loan finance
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A Chair’s perspective: maintaining listed properties using loan finance

Andrew Windsor Almshouses has been providing homes for elderly people in need for 400 years. The Surrey-based charity currently houses 11 residents. A £250,000 loan from Charity Bank meant it was able to undertake urgent repairs to its 17th century properties.
The Andrew Windsor Almshouses: providing affordable housing for 400 years
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The Andrew Windsor Almshouses: providing affordable housing for 400 years

Our 1000th loan paid for urgent repairs to a 400-year-old almshouse building which provides low cost accommodation for people in straitened circumstances.
A CEO’s perspective: using loan finance to compete in a crowded market
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A CEO’s perspective: using loan finance to compete in a crowded market

Jubilee Hall Trust has been helping people to stay fit and active in London for more than 40 years. The Trust operates in a highly competitive marketplace and needed to refurbish and upgrade facilities to increase membership and realise its potential.