In celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re bringing you 9 inspirational women making change happen in their communities. Working at ActionFunder, we meet brilliant women leading grassroots change every day of the year. The 9 women featured here have caught our attention for their courage, compassion and community spirit. From helping people get back into […]
The pandemic revealed both a) the vital role of community and b) the expectation on business to be a force for good. These two come together when businesses can connect with communities and support them to make positive waves, locally. All over the UK, community groups urgently need help to tackle serious local problems. Meanwhile, […]
Grassroots sports clubs are essential in the community as they provide a big range of activities to fit many backgrounds and abilities. More than just supporting people to get into sports, they are a tool for social impact, reaching people from all walks of lives. Find out how you can support them.
Charities and community groups can claim a free membership to slow-news media Tortoise. Find out more!
ActionFunder presents is our short series of videos highlighting the work of charities across the UK. This month, we meet with Friends of Tower Hamlet Cemetery Park in East London.
We’re ActionFunder, the BCorp with 15+ years of experience driving grassroots action by connecting businesses with local communities. We started out as Project Dirt way back in 2005. Then we became Semble. And now we’re ActionFunder. Why all the new names? When we started as Project Dirt, we focused on grassroots, environmental action. When we […]
Measuring and reporting your impact is a key step in the funding process. It is important for funders to understand exactly how their money has been spent and the incredible impact you have made. It is also important in helping build long term relationships between funders and community groups, meaning that you can spend less […]
When funders are giving money to community groups, finding out where the money is going is a top priority! Here are our top tips to nail your budget breakdown on ActionFunder.
Video pitches are great! They allow you to connect straight to the funder and better express your passion & creativity.
For funders they are more engaging, memorable, authentic and trustworthy. Here’s how to do them right.
Each year on 24th January the world celebrates the power of learning on the International Day of Education. Although we typically think of classrooms full of children when we think of education, actually, we know how much meaningful learning happens outside of the classroom and in the community. Without inclusive and equitable quality education and […]