Post-Covid Recovery Funding Available for VCSE Sector


Published March 2022

The Fusion21 Foundationan integral part of social enterprise Fusion21, is a founding investor in the Recovery Loan Fund, an initiative providing accessible financial support for organisations in the VCSE (Voluntary, Charity and Social Enterprise) sector that have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Established by Social Investment Business (SIB), the fund aims to provide loans to organisations whose primary purpose is to improve people’s lives, their environment, and the society they live in.

Along with SIB, the Fusion21 Foundation is working alongside organisations like the British Business Bank, The Church of England, and Big Society Capital to help encourage applications for funding.

Fusion21 members will benefit from a referral fee for applications made, to further support their own community investment initiatives.

Help spread the word in your networks! Applications are open until 20th May 2022.

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Photo from the Gloucestershire Gateway Trust (GGT) taken from– a social and environmental regeneration charity that received funding from the predecessor to the Recovery Loan Fund (the Resilience & Recovery Loan Fund). GGT used this funding to provide the local community with food supplies and wellbeing support during the pandemic (photo credit: Thousand Word Media).