Where else can I find funding?

Big Potential is one of many sources of funding for voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises. 

Good Finance:

Good Finance has a directory of social investors which you can use to find funding programme right for your organisation. It's a great first-stop for any charity or social enterprise that is new to social investment and wants to find out more.

Good Finance is jointly funded by Access - The Foundation for Social Investment, Big Society Capital and DCMS, with in-kind support provided by members of the steering group.

Other investment readiness funds

The Reach Fund is a two year £4m investment readiness grant programme, funded by the Access – The Foundation for Social Investment and managed by Social Investment Business. It will test a new model of investment readiness support to help charities and social enterprises raise investment.

The fund will offer small grants to charities and social enterprises who are looking to raise investment with an approved social investors – an Access Points. Charities and social enterprises will receive support from the Access Point to identify the work which will result in them being able to secure investment, and support them with a simple application process to receive a grant. Grants of up to £15,000 will be available.