Category Archives: Grant-making

The Nationwide Foundation gives over £1 million to back community-led housing

The Nationwide Foundation is awarding over £1 million to support the growth of community-led housing, so that the sector can deliver more decent, affordable homes for people in need. Six organisations will use the funding to provide support and advice to community-led housing groups. The Nationwide Foundation recognises that, while there is a growing appetite […]

The Nationwide Foundation becomes a Living Wage Friendly Funder

The Nationwide Foundation is leading the way by joining the Living Wage Foundation’s new scheme for charity funders. In becoming a Living Wage Friendly Funder, the Nationwide Foundation will be ensuring the Living Wage is paid in the staff posts it funds to carry out projects. The Nationwide Foundation is an independent charitable funder which […]

The Nationwide Foundation wins Charity Awards

The Nationwide Foundation is over the moon to have been awarded winner of the Grant-making and Funding category of The Charity Awards 2014. This prestigious award event identifies and rewards those organisations doing exceptional work though charitable activity. This is the second award the Nationwide Foundation has won recently, having received the Business Charity Awards’ […]

The Nationwide Foundation commended for its excellence in grant-making strategy

The Nationwide Foundation has been commended as a finalist in the Directory of Social Change (DSC) Awards 2013. The awards event celebrated best practice in the charity and not for profit sector. The Nationwide Foundation was shortlisted as one of three finalists in the category of the Great Giving Funders Award. The winner was decided […]

New strategy gets underway

The Nationwide Foundation has launched its new strategy which aims to create decent, affordable housing for people in need. The Foundation’s work includes: Bringing empty properties into use as homes for people in need. Improving the living conditions of vulnerable tenants in private rented sector homes. Exploring alternative, affordable housing models to provide more affordable […]