Our Programmes

Our Programmes

Programmes tailored for VCSE organisations empower communities to thrive through new learning opportunities.

Techies in Residence

  • Staus:

  • Open
  • Priorities:
  • Calling for Tech companies to support VCSE (voluntary, community or social enterprise) seeking to overcome a challenge.

TiR brings together social challenges from charities and social enterprises with digital technology professionals to produce innovative digital products and services that have the potential for deep social impact.

Civic Innovation

  • Staus:

  • Closed
  • Priorities:
  • Open to all voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations, as well as public sector representatives and interested individuals, the programme will support projects that can deliver greater public influence over key societal issues as well as demonstrating how a more participative and deliberative model of democracy can build a better Northern Ireland for everyone.

The Civic Innovation programme will support projects that can deliver greater public influence over key societal issues as well as demonstrating how a more participative and deliberative model of democracy can build a better Northern Ireland for everyone.

Community Innovators

  • Staus:

  • Closed
  • Priorities:
  • The Community Innovators programme is for voluntary, community or social enterprise organisations who would like support to explore and develop new solutions to a real world social, economic or environmental challenge.

All organisations who complete the Community Innovators Programme will be eligible to apply for a grant from the Foundation’s Social Innovation Seed Fund to help them deliver the idea or ideas they develop through participation in the programme.

Who to speak to

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Innovation & Voice Team

For more information on our current programmes, contact our Innovation and Voice team:

Paul Braithwaite, Head of Innovation and Voice – pbraithwaite@communityfoundationni.org
Gemma McCaughley, Programme Officer – gmccaughley@communityfoundationni.org

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Innovation & Voice Team

For more information on our current programmes, contact our Innovation and Voice team:

Paul Braithwaite, Head of Innovation and Voice – pbraithwaite@communityfoundationni.org
Gemma McCaughley, Programme Officer – gmccaughley@communityfoundationni.org

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