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Consortium stands #TogetherWithTrans

Over 50 LGBTQ+ organisations and allies have joined together for the first time to change the way trans and non-binary lives are being represented in…

City for LGBT+ Crowdfunding event goes virtual

We are proud to announce that City for LGBT+ is back – and it’s virtual! GiveOut and Consortium are joining forces with The Funding Network…

Thank you to our outgoing Chair!

  After 6 years of being a Trustee (the maximum term Consortium’s Trustees can serve), and 3 years as our Chair, today marks outgoing Consortium…

September Newsletter

Our September Newsletter is out and it’s a bumper edition packed with funding opportunities! Click on the following link to read all about it 👉…

Consortium Welcomes 3 New Trustees!

Consortium is delighted to announce that following a recent recruitment process 3 new Trustees have been appointed, bringing the Trustee Board to a team of…

LGBT+ Futures COVID-19 Response Fund Launched

Consortium is delighted to announce the launch of the LGBT+ Futures: National Emergencies Trust Fund. Thanks to funding from the National Emergencies Trust, Consortium will…

Urgent and Important Call to Action

As many of you will have seen, the Sunday Times reported that the UK Government Minister for Women and Equalities, Liz Truss, is planning a…

Our statement on Liz Truss MP’s evidence to the Women and Equalities Select Committee

On Wednesday 22nd April Liz Truss MP, the Minister for Women and Equalities, appeared before the Women and Equalities Select Committee to give evidence. She…

Consortium Special e-bulletin

Welcome to this special e-bulletin, which is full of updates about what Consortium is doing to support our Members in response to the COVID-19 pandemic….

Consortium Special e-bulletin

Welcome to this special e-bulletin, which is full of updates about what Consortium is doing to support our Members in response to the COVID-19 pandemic….

Enterprise Development Programme

Funded by Access – the Foundation for Social Investment, the Enterprise Development Programme is a three-year programme that offers participants an array of tailored capacity…

Giving Through COVID to Build Back Stronger

Consortium has partnered with PrideLife for their new “Buy One, Give One” programme on new .LGBT domain names registered between 8th September and 31st October…

“When Someone You Love is Diagnosed with HIV” – a new resource booklet from FFLAG

FFLAG is proud to inform you about the latest booklet in our support series. This small booklet is a resource for anybody dealing with their…

Totnes Pride Goes Online and Back to Its Roots!

Proud2Be are bringing Totnes Pride celebrations online this year. The social enterprise is laying on a whole host of events, which will bring the LGBTQ+…

akt survey: your experiences with homelessness

If you’re lgbtq+ and have experienced any form* of homelessness while aged 16-25, and within the last five years, akt want to hear from you!…

Subsidised Training from Institute of Fundraising

Small Charity Places The Chartered Institute of Fundraising is providing free access to the recorded sessions from Fundraising Convention 2020, to support small charities. These…

The Fore announces RAFT Transition Fund for Small Charities and Social Enterprises

Are you a great small charity or social enterprise changing people’s lives? Have you ever felt that funding application processes for trusts and foundations favour…

Galop Launch a New Survey to Understand the Nature of Abuse Experienced by LGBT+ People in Central Bedfordshire

Galop, the LGBT+ anti-violence charity, have just launched an online survey to understand the extent and nature of abuse from family members or partners experienced…

Proud2Be celebrates after receiving £160,000 from the National Lottery to support LGBTQ+ young people in Devon

Social enterprise, Proud2Be, is today celebrating after being awarded £160,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work with LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and/or…

Schools OUT UK launches #PrideInEducation

Schools OUT UK, the education charity working towards equality in education for LGBTQ+ people, announces #PrideInEducation, the first-ever global equality inclusion conference aimed at educators,…