Blogs

18
Jun

We are delighted to share the news that today, The Home Office formally announced that they have awarded us a grant to promote, increase and support community sponsorship in the UK. Working with our Partners, we’ll be carrying out lots of activities and work in your area to help new individuals, groups and communities to welcome refugees.   Please see below for the full press release: The Home Office has awarded £1million to the new civil society organisation Reset... continue reading (4 min)

26
Apr

By Chris Clements, Director at Social FinanceThere are currently an unprecedented 21 million refugees in the world, and with over 34,000 people being displaced each day, it is no wonder this has been widely called the worst humanitarian crisis of our generation. In the UK, we currently provide protection to around 16,000 people a year. Over the past 18 months, I’ve been researching the issue deeply through my work in Social Finance’s Impact Incubator, trying to understand this complex issue and... continue reading (4 min)

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