Children's Art workshop

Strategic Support For Buckinghamshire

The Clare Foundation is proud to be a partner in the VCS Strategic Engagement Group with the Heart of Bucks, LEAP Sport, Community Impact Bucks and Action4Youth. This is an infrastructure partnership of charity, voluntary and community groups that support organisations and charities across Buckinghamshire. It is designed to foster, nurture and strengthen the links between all sectors of the community in the Buckinghamshire County Council area. The partnership meets at least six times a year and is under the chairmanship of Buckinghamshire County Council.

Useful links for charities:

AccountAbility Institute of Fundraising (IoF)
Advising Communities International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)
Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Associations (ACEVO) Investors in People (IIP)
BeyondMe Know-How Non-Profit
Business in the CommunityNAVCA
Centre for Charity Effectiveness (Cass) Pilotlight
Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) Pro Bono Economics
NCVO Charities Evaluation Services
Reach Skills (TrusteeWorks)
Charity Commission Small Charities Coalition
Community Foundation Network (CFN) Social Enterprise UK
DataKind UK The Cranfield Trust
Directory for Social Change (DSC) The Fore Third Sector Research Centre
Getting on Board thirdbridge
The FSI Voluntary Sector Studies Network (VSSN)
Institute for Voluntary Action Research (IVAR)