Funding news

New £10m Investment and Contract Readiness Fund announced - 25 July 2011

The Cabinet Office has launched a new £10m fund designed to help voluntary sector organisations prepare for new types of social finance and play a bigger role in public service delivery.

The fund, called the Investment and Contract Readiness Fund, will open in April 2012 and will operate for three years.

The Minister outlined plans in an open letter to the sector today. The letter also outlines an "open public services listening exercise" to take place over the summer.

Click here for the Cabinet Office press release.