Our blogs


Read the latest articles from our in-house experts on the topics that affect the charity sector.

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The Think Tank for Doing Good

Understanding and reimagining civil society and how we support it.

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Multiplying social impact for charities

Since 2002, we are one of the most active providers of impact-focused social investment in the UK.

Our blog features our views, opinion and news on CAF Venturesome’s activity and on the Social Investment sector as a whole.

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Shining the spotlight on charities

We work to create a positive climate for charities to operate in and raise awareness of the impact that they make.

This blog features our take on what’s going on in the world of charities, ranging from the latest in legislation to what emerging trends and themes across society mean for the future of the sector.

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latest blog posts

  • 13 August 2018

    Welcome to our new Investment Manager

    Anne-Helene Sinha has recently joined the CAF Venturesome team as Investment Manager responsible for the management of the CLT II fund. We find out what inspires Anne-Helene and her plans for the role.
  • 8 August 2018

    Initial Thoughts on the Civil Society Strategy

    The UK government has just published a major new Civil Society Strategy. We look at what is in it, what's missing, what's good and what's not so good.
  • 3 August 2018

    CAF Venturesome is looking for a new part-time Compliance Administrator

    Our team continues to grow to support the demand we have for social investment loans, We are now looking to recruit part-time Compliance Administrator who will be responsible for undertaking the update of anti-money laundering/know your customer requirements of customer accounts and customer on-boarding.


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Campaigning for a stronger charitable sector

We play a key role in representing the needs of donors and the charitable sector, working with Government and others to shape policy and legislation.

Meet the team behind CAF Venturesome

An introduction to our team, who have a wealth of expertise in helping charities access social investment.