CNT has had a very good summer with 9 out of 10 recent funding applications succeeding.
CNT is hosting a free training and networking event, here at our offices on Thursday 26th March from 14.00-16.00 at our offices in Erith. For more information click on this link
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CNT Associates has recently become a business adviser for the government funded Growth Vouchers scheme. Under this scheme you can get up to £2,000 in matched funding for business support.So if you pay for advice worth up to £2,000, you will be able to claim another £2,000 in funding from the government and be able to access up to £4,000 of business support.
CNT is delivering Leadership & Management and Making the Most Of Digital Technology strand of the programme
If you are a small business, a social enterprise or a non- profit making company, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about how you can benefit from this scheme, but hurry it will only last a few more months.
CNT have teamed up with Chares Ltd – an IT social enterprise – to provide a range of IT services. If you would like any further information please contact us.
The government white paper on public service reform is due shortly. According to recent press reports,there is likely to be more focus on ‘payment by results’ contracts and a significant extension of personal budgets.
Personal budgets are currently only operational in health and social care, but are likely to be extended to other groups such as children and young people, people with mental health issues and some other groups.
If you have any views on this or want more information, please contact us.
Many people think that there has been substantial reductions in funding out there due to the governments deficit reduction policies, while this is undoubtably correct, there are still many other funding sources, that organisations can apply to. Charitable Trusts alone distribute up to an estimated £3.8 billion a year in grant funding. If you want to know more about this contact us here at CNT.
You cannot have failed to notice, that in the elections yesterday, a wide variety of voting systems, coalitions and political parties are now established in different part of Britain. No one party or coalition is in power and there are different arrangements and structures that are in existance or are emerging.
Here at CNT we have been talking to a number of organisations and individuals about new ways to raise funding for education and childrens and young peoples projects, in the light of government funding cuts and other changes. At CNT we are developing some new proposals to address this issue.
Due to changes in government policy, traditional funding models for employment and community projects changing rapidly. In future projects will need diverse funding streams, possibly including grants, loans and direct income generation. Here at CNT we are actively involved in developing such models. If you want more information, contact us now!