The Power to Change Trust has announced that its Community Business Trade Up Programme will re-open for applications on the 17th September 2019.
Through the programme (which is run by the School for Social Entrepreneurs), Community Businesses in England can to apply for grants of up to £10,000 to improve their income from trading and to improve their impact and sustainability. It aims to enhance the skills of those who run Community businesses and includes a Match Trading grant of up to £10,000 as well as a learning programme of 12 days spread over nine months. The programme will be open for until the 27th November 2019.
The programme will take place in 8 locations across England: Cornwall, Bristol, Hampshire – Winchester, Liverpool, London (two cohorts), Midlands, York.