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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 […]

Private rental tenants hit by financial exclusion

Research shows some renters struggle with cost and quality of housing New research reveals that many tenants in private rented accommodation, Britain’s fastest growing housing sector, may be living in poor quality properties or struggling to pay their rent and household bills because they are suffering from financial exclusion1. The research, ‘Helping Private Tenants Achieve […]

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 […]