Funding news

02/09/05 - Big Lottery fund award allows CAP to go local

The Compact Advocacy Programme (CAP) has said it is now able to expand to work with local community and voluntary organisations, having received an award of £370,000 from the Big Lottery Fund.

CAP, based at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations, has been campaigning since January 2003 for full adherence to the Compact. The new funding, which came into affect on 1st August, has allowed CAP to start working with local organisations to resolve disputes with local authorities.