Connect Church UK: bringing communities together
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Connect Church UK: bringing communities together

Connect Church UK has been operating for over 80 years in an inner-city area of Birmingham. Its aims throughout this time have been to forge connections within the local community, build supportive relationships and provide a wider sense of belonging.
An expert’s guide to buying or renting a property
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An expert’s guide to buying or renting a property

Questions charities and social enterprises need to ask themselves before they buy or rent a property.
A CEO’s perspective: using loan finance to build sustainability
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A CEO’s perspective: using loan finance to build sustainability

Faith Hope and Enterprise delivers housing and individually tailored support to 34 people experiencing homelessness around the Derby area. Loans totalling £136,500 from Charity Bank have enabled the charity to purchase two houses.
Faith Hope and Enterprise: relationships that change lives
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Faith Hope and Enterprise: relationships that change lives

Faith Hope and Enterprise was started in the eighties by Carl Taylor, who was passionate about social work and helping others.
What’s in a label?
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What’s in a label?

Charity Bank has many awards and accreditations attesting to our social mission – but what do they all mean exactly?
£100 million response announced to help social sector organisations through the coronavirus crisis
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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
Look for the helpers: good news stories relating to COVID-19
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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.
COVID-19 Emergency Funding for Charities and Social Sector Organisations
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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.
COVID-19 Resource Hub for Charities and Social Enterprises
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COVID-19 Resource Hub for Charities and Social Enterprises

COVID-19 has created extra challenges for the social sector. Many of your staff may now be working from home. You may have had to cancel events and change how you support your service users.