New charity to fund long term unemployed projects

first_imgThe Links Foundation is currently applying for registered charity status with the Charity Commission. Howard Lake | 1 April 2004 | News  14 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis New charity to fund long term unemployed projects Working Links, specialists in helping long term unemployed people back into work has launched a new separate charitable entity which will invest in community projects nationwide.A spokesperson for The Links Foundation explained why it was set up: “we know fromthe past achievements of the Community Reinvestment Fund what a big difference it can make for local projects to be able to access funding without overly complex rules and procedures governing their award.”The foundation’s board will decide which projects to fund based on “straightforward proposals” and will maintain contact with selected initiatives to ensure effective use of the funds. Advertisementlast_img read more