Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects
Sustainable Funding

Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects

Soft outcomes are the results that projects achieve which cannot be measured in the same way as hard outcomes, such as qualifications or employment.

Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects
Community Investment
Sustainable Funding

Community Investment

Community investment is a method of communities investing capital in business ventures whose purpose is for social and community benefit.

Community Investment
Community Asset Transfer
Sustainable Funding

Community Asset Transfer

Community Asset Transfer (CAT) is the process by which public bodies transfer management control of their land, buildings and / or services to a community organisation.

Community Asset Transfer
European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020
Sustainable Funding

European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020

his information sheet provides an introduction to the current round of European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-2020.

European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020
Costs Relating to European Structural Funds 2014 - 2020
Sustainable Funding

Costs Relating to European Structural Funds 2014 - 2020

All costs relating to any activity funded by either ESF or ERDF must be eligible.

Costs Relating to European Structural Funds 2014 - 2020
Match Funding
Sustainable Funding

Match Funding

Projects cannot be totally funded with Structural Fund money.

Match Funding
State Aid Information for Third Sector Organisations
Sustainable Funding

State Aid Information for Third Sector Organisations

European Union state aid rules are designed to regulate competition in order to maintain a level playing field in the European single market.

State Aid Information for Third Sector Organisations
Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (2)
Sustainable Funding

Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (2)

This information sheet is designed to give an overview of the main things that community building managers will need to consider with respect to running their building(s) on a day-to-day basis.

Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (2)
Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (1)
Sustainable Funding

Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (1)

This information sheet is designed to give an overview of the main things that community building managers will need to consider with respect to running their building(s) on a day-to-day basis.

Managing Buildings -Day-to-Day Operations (1)
Full Cost Recovery
Sustainable Funding

Full Cost Recovery

Full cost recovery means recovering or funding the full costs of a project or service.

Full Cost Recovery
Loans
Sustainable Funding

Loans

The availability and accessibility of loan finance to the third sector has increased considerably in recent years.

Loans
Fit for Funding
Sustainable Funding

Fit for Funding

Before beginning to apply for funding it is important to look at your organisation from an outside perspective and ask yourself some basic questions about the running of your organisation.

Fit for Funding