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We’re excited to hear about a new venture from TFN Member and former Trustee, Stephanie Brobbey. The Good Ancestor Movement supports individuals and families with responsible wealth stewardship and “radical redistribution”.  

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29th November 2021

The festive season is approaching fast, so here's our annual round up of where to find Christmas gifts from charities and social enterprises (all previously supported by TFN, of course!):

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26th November 2021

TFN is delighted to be partnering with two community foundations in the North East of England to bring you the first Northern Funder, taking place virtually on 27th January 2022.

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24th November 2021

TFN-funded environmental charity Hubbub has launched a new partnership with John Lewis which will provide £1m in funding to "support trailblazing ideas and innovations that can accelerate the transition towards a more circular economy". 

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24th November 2021

Trustees' week is just around the corner, so we're taking this opportunity to say thank you to our own wonderful Board, and to encourage you to use your skills by becoming a Trustee!

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28th October 2021

We've had a busy five weeks - four events, 15 organisations supported and £124,000 raised!

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28th October 2021

There's still time to nominate an amazing woman for the WISE100 awards! If you know a woman in social enterprise or impact investing that you think should be celebrated, you've got until 31st October to nominate them.

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28th October 2021

We’re excited to share news of Dr Beth Breeze’s new book, In Defence of Philanthropy which is hot off the press this week. Beth is the highly respected Director of the Centre for Philanthropy at Kent University and a longstanding friend of TFN’s.

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1st October 2021

This week, we were pleased to get an update from Foundervine about their development since we last supported them in November last year. Foundervine first took part in a TFN event in March 2019 where they raised funding to pilot their work in West Africa.

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1st October 2021

On 22nd September, 100 supporters came together at our Autumn Funder to support three fantastic charities resulting in £37,000 raised. We were proud to support three diverse causes at this event:

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30th September 2021

News of large scale human rights violations in Afghanistan since the Taliban returned to power in August are deeply concerning. Last week we took part in a meeting about the perilous situation in Afghanistan for people who are LGBTQI+.

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30th September 2021

TFN International's Colombian affiliates, Evaluar Consultores and Azai Consultores, hosted their second "giving circle" crowdfunding event on the 15th July 2021, raising over 26 million Colombian pesos (or £4,900) for three local not-for-profit organisations, triple th

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23rd August 2021

We’re delighted to announce that (virtual) Crowdbacker will return on Thursday 30th September from 6.30 – 8.00pm.

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19th August 2021

We are excited to announce that we are hiring an Events and Partnerships Officer to join our small, talented team. If you've got experience managing events, energy and enthusiasm in spades, and excellent organisational skills then we'd love to hear from you.

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9th August 2021

Partners Albania for Change and Development, TFN’s international “affiliate” based in Albanian capital, Tirana, have grown from strength to strength in their crowdfunding expertise – raising over three times the anticipated funds for local civil

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22nd July 2021

We're delighted to confirm that British law firm and one of TFN's newer corporate members, Mishcon de Reya, will be hosting the upcoming Autumn Funder on Wednesday the 22nd September 2021.

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21st July 2021
Jennie Jeffery is the Partnerships and Events Manager at The Funding Network and has been supporting non-profits fundraise for over 7 years. We sat down with her to understand how non-profits can better pitch to funders. 
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21st July 2021

When charities and socially-minded organisations make a pitch at a TFN crowdfunding event, the simplest way to measure their success is by counting the funds raised.

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19th July 2021

When a network of enthusiastic, socially-minded donors are connected with a network of dedicated volunteers, fantastic things can happen.

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24th June 2021

The month of June in the UK is typically a time to down tools, associated with holiday planning, the start of Wimbledon and outdoor games with friends and family. At The Funding Network this gives us a brief reprieve before the Autumn crowdfunding events kick off.

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24th June 2021

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