Charity Bank loan approvals up 220% since Big Society Capital investment
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Charity Bank loan approvals up 220% since Big Society Capital investment

Loans approved by Charity Bank since Big Society Capital agreed to invest in the Bank at the end of March have increased by 43% in number and 220% in value compared to the same period last year.
Local family living in unheated caravan are first to benefit from new housing provision
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Local family living in unheated caravan are first to benefit from new housing provision

The community of Closeburn in Dumfries and Galloway has been able to buy a three-bedroom house to rent to a local family living in an unheated caravan thanks to a loan of £47,000 from Charity Bank.
Different Journey
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Different Journey

Our Different Journeys programme is an opportunity to discover for yourself the difference our savers' money is making to our charitable borrowers and the people they serve.
Loans: Frequently Asked Questions
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Loans: Frequently Asked Questions

We answer your commonly asked questions about borrowing from Charity Bank and how the loans process works.
A bank that pays living wages, not excessive bonuses
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A bank that pays living wages, not excessive bonuses

Tonbridge based Charity Bank – the ethical bank that takes savings from individuals and institutions, and lends solely to social sector organisations – has become one of the first employers in Kent to become an accredited Living Wage Employer.
Jonathon Porritt speaks at Charity Bank's 2014 Open Meeting
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Jonathon Porritt speaks at Charity Bank's 2014 Open Meeting

Jonathon Porritt, co-founder of Forum for the Future, eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development, was the keynote speaker at Charity Bank Annual Open Meeting and Impact Awards 2014
Charity Bank Impact Awards 2014 honours three high impact charities
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Charity Bank Impact Awards 2014 honours three high impact charities

Charity Bank has recognised three of its borrowers in its annual Impact Awards. The awards were open to all current Charity Bank borrowers and comprised three categories: greatest impact, most innovative use of loan finance, and best community initiative.
Big Society Capital makes biggest single investment to date in Charity Bank
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Big Society Capital makes biggest single investment to date in Charity Bank

Big Society Capital has made its largest ever single investment – up to £14.5m of ordinary shares in Charity Bank in three successive tranches between 2014 and 2016. The first tranche of £4.5m has been invested.
Our approach to deploying our surplus liquid funds
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Our approach to deploying our surplus liquid funds

We set out the key elements of this approach in the linked statement.