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Q&A: Lending a charitable hand
A raft of UK government policy changes have created a number of challenges and opportunities for housing associations. CAF Bank talks to Social Housing magazine about the current position of the sector.
Building on bonds: housing associations turn to alternative charity finance
The need for social housing is not disappearing, but government funding is drying up. Three social housing providers share their response to the changing funding climate.
Why should your organisation borrow money?
Stuart Niven from CAF explores the ways that third sector organisations can benefit from taking out a loan with a social finance provider.
CAF Bank: taking in the bigger picture
Peter Ostacchini, CEO of CAF Bank, explains why a shared focus on the long-term, between charities and their banks, is key to creating impact.
Towards the right funding mix for charities
If charities are to fulfil their ambitions and remain sustainable, it’s important to diversify income sources and consider the full menu of funding options available.
Read more about the right funding mix
Preparing for growth
How charities generate the funds needed to deliver their mission is changing; requiring new ways of working and building new capabilities. Charity Times explores why this is crucial for charities to seize opportunities and grow impact.
Read more about preparing for growth