Connect Fund Response to Covid-19

The Connect Fund has re-focused its funding priorities across three key areas to support the social investment market infrastructure as it responds to the needs of charities and social enterprises during the Covid-19 recovery.

If you are a social investment intermediary that has been inhibited from supporting organisations during the crisis and recovery phase because of your own financial situation, you can contact the Connect Fund team.

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About the Connect Fund

The Connect Fund has been set up to strengthen the social investment market in England to better meet the needs of charities and social enterprises.

It provides grants to develop shared infrastructure resources for a market supporting mission, as well as providing tools and enabling partnerships and initiatives, creating a more open and accessible social investment market.

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Learning and Resources

The Connect Fund will be creating learning partnerships providing solutions to social investment challenges.  The Fund will foster collaboration and sharing of resources generated by our grant holders. Take a look at the Learning page for reports, tools and project updates.
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Apply to the Connect Fund

The Connect Fund provides grants and investment to develop intermediaries in the social investment market. The Fund addresses gaps in the architecture of the social investment marketand encourages proposals that enable collaborative, open source solutions.

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