Mission: possible? How to apply for a grant when the timeline is tight

Jo Burrill from BCM facilitates a grant application workshop for Witton Lodge Community Association

What do I write in a grant application form? The deadline is very soon! Birmingham Community Matters (BCM) was pleased to deliver a grant application workshop recently, for community organisations applying for a small grants programme with an imminent deadline. Witton Lodge Community Association (WCLA) asked us to support people interested in applying for the […]

BCU student placements and the power of collaboration

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Birmingham Community Matters (BCM) recently worked with Birmingham City University (BCU) to give work experience opportunities to four final-year students. This was through BCU’s Social Innovation Impact Programme. Over the eight weeks of the students’ ‘micro placements’, we tasked them with looking at ways to analyse and present our impact data. We also asked them […]

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