Help & Advice

If your work falls outside the scope of the A B Charitable Trust, you can contact other organisations to get advice on alternative sources of funding.

Funding for groups

Funding Central

Information on funding and finance opportunities from grants to contracts and loans

The Big Give

Free website for charities to boost online fundraising


Grant data from funders across the UK

Toolkits and advice

The Charity Commission

Guidance on how to fundraise

The Charity Governance Code

Principles and recommended practice for good governance

IMiX (Integration and Migration Exchange)

Useful toolkits on how to get your message across in the media and via digital

NCVO Guidance

NCVO guidance and information on topics such as campaigns, funding and commissioning


Information on infrastructure groups, including a search function to find local groups

The Directory of Social Change

A source of information, guides and training courses. DSC produces publications and directories on grantmakers for groups and individuals which are available to buy online or refer to in DSC’s reference library

Digital Support

The Catalyst

Hundreds of resources, services and case studies to support charities with all aspects of digital, data and design

Digital Candle

Free call with a volunteer digital expert - no question is too broad or too niche

Design Hops

An introduction to designing charity digital services

Funding for individuals


A free service to help people access welfare benefits, entitlements, grants and other help