PayPal announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities

PayPal announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities

6 Oct 2015 | Hugh Radojev

PayPal Giving Fund has announced that it has opened a new fundraising platform with digital storefront Humble Bundle which allows gamers to donate to charity when they buy titles.


PayPal announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities

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Charities asked to help map civil society response to refugee crisis

Two charities which support international philanthropy have asked civil society organisations to contribute to a survey which will map the sector's response to the refugee crisis.

Total grantmaking by UK foundations still well short of pre-recession levels

Grantmaking by the UK’s top 300 charitable foundations has increased to £2.5bn in the year to March 2014, but is still 14 per cent lower than pre-recession levels, new research shows.

Virgin Money Foundation open for applications

The Virgin Money Foundation announced its first round of funding earlier this week, worth £2m in the next year, but has been criticised for not being more generous to the North East by an MP for Newcastle upon Tyne.

Bupa UK infographic

The Bupa UK Foundation has announced that up to £1m of grant funding is available to support mid-life mental health-focused projects.

The move to longer term funding is great; this is one of the biggest complaints we get from the young people that we work with; they often ask "why is it that as soon as they get a project/activity that we like and benefit from, it gets taken away."

» Paul Hamlyn Foundation unveils new grants strategy

£1m new fund makes grants available to charities working with young people

A fund worth more than £1m is open to application today for charities working to support and encourage youth social action.

Trusts and foundations 'are too centred on London and the South East of England', says DSC report

Grant making trusts and foundations focus too heavily on London and the South East of England over the rest of the UK, according to a new report by the Directory of Social Change.

Paul Hamlyn Foundation unveils new grants strategy

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation has today launched its new strategy that will see the grantmaker increase the amount it gives away each year from £20m to £25m.

War Child UK plans to almost triple its income in five years

War Child has embarked on an "ambitious" growth plan to increase its income to £20m by 2019.

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