Over £10m awarded to community groups in the last twelve months—Power to Change
Local groups received £10.24m from Power to Change’s keynote Community Business Fund in 2016/17
'Somewhere that we loved so much was just going to waste...'
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New polling—Liverpool feeling cuts harder than other big cities
Liverpudlians are more aware of local council cuts than residents of three other major English citie...
Research Institute backs 3 organisations through open call
Research will focus on community business and village halls, social care and health and wellbeing
New Commission launched to give communities more control
A new independent Commission on the Future of Localism, backed by Power to Change, is launched today
Peers have struck the right note for modern civil society
Parliament is right to encourage civil society to become more business-savvy
Government and trusts announce £900,000 investment in community projects
A big cash injection will give groups early support to develop ideas their communities want and need
Community shares scheme targets £1.4 million for good causes
A 122-year old pier, two community energy schemes and a Grade II-listed building are among groups mo...
Business rate relief should help businesses which are doing good—Power to Change
Local authorities should consider the help they can offer community businesses, using the new discre...
EVENT: What are the local solutions to the housing crisis? (2nd March)
You are welcome to join a debate discussing the housing crisis and potential solutions for communiti...
Councils needn’t hang on grimly to our parks
Cross-party report highlights the need to radically rethink the role of communities
A community pub in the heart of Inspector Morse country
The latest in our £3 million programme to rejuvenate local pubs
Bristol and Leeds to share in new £1 million Community Housing Programme
Targeted investment as the government concedes housing market is 'broken'
Leeds Community Homes smashes its £360k community share offer target
Housing success after Power to Change matched the first £100,000 of investment
Industrial strategy must be steered by local communities
'Another plan imposed from the centre at Whitehall won’t cut it'
First community-owned pub in West Sussex set to open after £300,000 campaign
Locals take over a much-loved pub, supported by Power to Change
24 Northern entrepreneurs step up as community business leaders
Power to Change are helping to find the next generation of community leaders
PM must trust local communities—Power to Change on Autumn Statement
'Community business can help beleaguered local authorities improve what they offer their citizens'
Hundreds of local services transferred into community hands in 2016
New research: 300 libraries among the assets now run by local communities
Steady progress for communities taking over local assets
New research: Communities control more of their own local assets—even their public toilets
New funding pot for community business start-ups
Government and foundations launch joint £1.85m fund to make great community ideas a reality
£1m community shares programme open for applications
Power to Change will match-fund £100,000 in community shares for local projects
First two community pubs open under new £3m scheme
New community pubs open, after support from Power to Change and others
Community bookshop receives £150,000 grant to grow
Crediton bookshop in Devon will expand its premises and events, thanks to Power to Change