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Charity Bank secures additional equity investment from Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

£230k investment brings Esmée’s shareholding in Charity Bank to £1m. Charity Bank aims to raise at least £3m in new share capital by the end of 2021.
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Charities and social enterprises forced to pull back on services amid income reductions

The events of 2020 have forced charities and social enterprises to reduce their services in the face of declining revenues, new research from Charity Bank today reveals.
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How Charity Bank is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic

In this blog, Ed Siegel, CEO of Charity Bank, shares how our customers have been a source of inspiration and how, as a social lender, we are adapting to meet the multiple challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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£100 million response announced to help social sector organisations through the coronavirus crisis

New lending facilities will provide much-needed finance to charities and social enterprises, and small businesses in disadvantaged parts of the UK
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Look for the helpers: good news stories relating to COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak has impacted businesses, charities and the lives of many around the world.
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COVID-19: our support & commitment

Firstly, our thoughts go out to anyone who may be affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.
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Social Investors Respond to COVID-19

We are all aware the coronavirus outbreak means this is a very challenging time for all. We know this will include the charities and social enterprises we work with, many of whom work with the most vulnerable people.
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Renting to ownership – could it be the right move for you?

No matter what the mission or size of your charity or social enterprise, renting can often feel like a drain on your resources. A huge outgoing expense that provides no real security or return, it can also restrict opportunities to develop or expand.
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Charity Bank secures new investment as it seeks to double its lending

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation agrees £500,000 investment in Charity Bank’s share capital