Charity finance guides

From where to start with charity loans to specific tips for building projects, our charity finance guides are packed with the advice you need to make giving go further.

Real support comes from real understanding

As we are owned by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), any surplus we make is reinvested to support the charitable sector. This doesn’t only mean that we share your values. It means that our expertise in the charitable sector goes beyond banking.

That’s why our lending guides are so detailed. Read them today, and when you’re ready to get in touch, we can discuss exactly what support for your project could look like.

Lending guides

Financing the Future

A guide to how repayable finance can help fund a better future for your charity or non-profit organisation.

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Building projects

Two guides for breaking down the complexities of building and development projects: one focused on VAT, the other on legal aspects.

Legal aspects guide VAT guide


Learn the loan process

A guide to the steps involved with taking out a CAF Bank loan, as well as information on typical costs.

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Taking a lease

Find out what you need to know before your charity takes on a lease of commercial premises.

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