The Mercers’ Charitable Foundation invests £1 million in Charity Bank
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The Mercers’ Charitable Foundation invests £1 million in Charity Bank

This represents a fivefold increase on its initial investment
Isle of Mull’s first community hydroelectricity scheme at Garmony goes ahead with £500k Charity Bank loan
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Isle of Mull’s first community hydroelectricity scheme at Garmony goes ahead with £500k Charity Bank loan

Charity Bank lead lender alongside Renewable Energy Investment Fund - scheme capable of powering 280 homes and reducing island’s carbon footprint by 450 tonnes
Social housing boost for Scotland
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Social housing boost for Scotland

Homes for Good Investments secures funding to buy 80 social housing properties - £2 million loan from Charity Bank matches £2 million investment from Impact Ventures UK
Charity Bank commits to its future in Tonbridge
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Charity Bank commits to its future in Tonbridge

Charity Bank moves to larger headquarters, more than doubling its office space
Charity Bank strengthens board with appointment of two new non-exec directors
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Charity Bank strengthens board with appointment of two new non-exec directors

Robin Budenberg, former chief executive and chairman of the body that manages the UK taxpayers’ bank stakes, and Kate Sayer, author of several charity finance books and auditor to charities and social enterprises, both join the Charity Bank board.
Five free tools that will boost support for your charity
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Five free tools that will boost support for your charity

Imagine if you could create an influx of support for your organisation without emptying your pockets? These five free tools are a great start.
CDFI Code of Practice
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CDFI Code of Practice

Charity Bank is a Community Development Finance Institution (CDFI) and complies with the CDFI Code of Practice. CDFIs are independent financial institutions that provide capital and support to enable individuals or organisations in disadvantaged communities.
Charity Bank is the first bank in Europe to achieve certification as a B Corporation
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Charity Bank is the first bank in Europe to achieve certification as a B Corporation

B Corporation aims to be to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee - Charity Bank is the sixth firm in the UK to become a Certified B Corporation
Lady Lumley’s 350-year-old almshouses reopen following £1m modernisation
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Lady Lumley’s 350-year-old almshouses reopen following £1m modernisation

A £1 million scheme to sympathetically modernise 350-year-old Grade 2 Listed Almshouses in a North Yorkshire village is complete.