Our mission is to strengthen community businesses
Our impact on our grantees
funding for community businesses
funds to the 30% most deprived areas
total number of community businesses in 2020, up from 5,500 in 2015
unique community businesses supported
If you would like more in-depth information about our work this is where to start…
Scoping the opportunities, considerations and areas of focus for the design of a community business climate action programme.
Community Business Market in 2021 report shows thriving sector provides economic and social boost despite the pandemic.
Power to Change commissioned Kantar in 2020 to conduct a ‘hyperlocal’ version of the national Community Life Survey (CLS) in six operational areas centred around the ‘catalyst organisations’ that form its Empowering Places programme.
Five ‘practical learning guides’ have been developed to share learning emerging from community energy innovation projects. These should be useful to community energy groups considering new approaches and also to other community businesses considering action on energy and climate issues.
The Next Generation programme supported survey research with 205 members of three community energy groups to explore the difference that community energy made to their lives.