Funding practices resources

 

Safeguarding framework for foundations

 

 

 

 

 

Safeguarding framework for foundations

This framework is designed to help foundations to consider their own internal practices and integrate safeguarding within their funding cycle.

March 2021

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Funding practices - The pillars of stronger foundations


 

 

 

Funding practices

The pillars of stronger foundations.

August 2020

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Serious incident reporting for foundations

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serious incident reporting for foundations

This briefing summarises the regulatory regime for reporting serious incidents.

December 2019

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Safeguarding for foundations: Thinking through your approach

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safeguarding for foundations

Thinking through your approach.

June 2018

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Developing decision making processes and tools 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Developing decision making processes and tools

Here we look at the different approaches to managing our application and decision making processes.

November 2017

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Promoting our priorities and how to apply

 

 

 

 

 

 

Promoting our priorities and how to apply

How to promote our foundation’s programmes and priorities to potential applicants.

November 2017

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Guidance for grant-making charities on SORPs 2015  

 

 

 

 

 

Guidance for grant-making charities on SORPs 2015

This guidance highlights changes in the new charities SORP that are likely to be of specific interest to grant making foundations.

April 2015

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For Good And Not For Keeps

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For Good And Not For Keeps

How long-term charity investors approach spending on their charitable aims.

February 2013

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Good Practice for Corporate Foundations  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Good Practice for Corporate Foundations

This guide is written to assist both those already funding or operating a corporate foundation and those considering doing so.

September 2010

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Tackling External Grant Fraud

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tackling External Grant Fraud

Outlines the important role which trustees play in developing an anti-fraud culture within a grant-making trust.

December 2008

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Supporting foundation staff resilience and wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic

 

 

 

 

 

Supporting foundation staff resilience and wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic

A list of resources and information to help support staff wellbeing and resilience during the Covid-19 pandemic.

January 2021

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Tackling grant fraud

 

 

 

 

 

Tackling Grant Fraud

A guide to help foundations deter and detect fraud.

May 2020

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Cross-funder group on safeguarding - Webinar notes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cross-Funder Group on Safeguarding

Webinar Notes: Considering Your Approach

February 2019

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Firm Foundations: Setting your grant-making strategy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Firm Foundations: Setting your grant-making strategy

How to create a grant-making strategy that is right for the particular circumstances of your foundation.

November 2017

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Assessing and Selecting The work we support

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assessing and selecting

Here we look at making a good assessment and using it to support grant decisions which are consistent and well informed.

November 2017

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Good Practice Guide for Corporate Foundations

 

 

 

 

 

 

Good Practice Guide for Corporate Foundations

A guide for those interested in the establishment and ongoing effectiveness of corporate foundations.

November 2016

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Funders’ Principles and Drivers of Good Impact Practice

 

 

 

 

 

 

Funders’ Principles and Drivers of Good Impact Practice

This framework is designed to encourage good impact practice and to offer practical and useful guidance for funders.

June 2013

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Spending Out - Making it Happen

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spending Out - Making it Happen

This guide focusses on the practicalities of spending out and is targeted at foundations which have decided this is the path for them.

October 2012

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Spending Out: learning lessons from time-limited grant-making

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spending Out: learning lessons from time-limited grant-making

Provides guidance for trustees of charitable foundations which draws in particular on the experiences of foundations with a limited life span.

February 2010

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