Diary of Events

Stand up for Windrush

Long time friend of Red Ochre, Sam Llewellyn, is producing the Stand up for Windrush comedy night at the Hackney empire. This looks to be a fun night for a great cause. See The Hackney Empire for line up and to book. Read more »

Understanding and Quantifying your Social Value

Understanding and Qauntifying your Social Value, with the Directory of Social Change (DSC). Zoom session. Wednesday 9 June, 2021, 1000-1230 BST. NB: This is a combination of refresher and masterclass. Read more »

Reset. Restart: your business model

We’re running a zoom session on business modelling on Mon 7 Jun 2021, 12.00 – 14.00. This is part of the British Library Reset Restart programme. Click here for more details and to book. Cost: free Read more »

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Latest News

Funding update

Here are couple of bits of funding news I’ve seen recently may be of interest to you. Phase 2 of the DCMS Youth Investment Fund is now open for applications. The Fund is designed to support the development of new or existing youth facilities and activities in priority areas, delivered by 2025. Read more »

The importance of professional relationships in times of uncertainty

Apparently your friends account for as much as 90 per cent of your success or failure in life. Aside from that key take away (at least for me) this is an intersting quick read on thevalue of investing time in your relationships with other people in your work life.   #relationships #success #business See People Management for more details. Read more »

Business Boost Award closes 17th August

£25K can help change someone’s life for the better. The business boost grant has been launched to do just that. Read more »

Businesses still struggling with aftermath of Covid

A recent study from Simply Business showed the impact Covid-19 continues to have on UK SMEs, alongside the wider effects of the current economic climate. The key findings showed: Read more »

Community Ownership Fund window to open soon

The Community Ownership Fund launched the updated prospectus on 27 May 2022 with the first bidding window commencing 10 June 2022. Read more »

The Pitch 2022

Get your business in front of investors and access prizes worth £10K. The Pitch winner gets a £5,000 grant and a money-can’t-buy mentoring package, while the winner of the side hustle competition – new for 2022 – will get £5,000 towards equipment for their business. Read more »

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