This note sets out a high-level summary of key announcements regarding funding, support, and guidance available for social enterprises and charities as of 26 June 2020. Please note that changes and announcements are made regularly; updates should be monitored on an ongoing basis.
We also note that the UK government and other authorities are continuing to announce further measures and guidance (for example, proposed changes to insolvency laws, as well as guidance from the PRA and the FCA on 'Key Workers').
This note is divided into four sections -
- UK Government Support Package;
- Other Sources of Funding;
- Global Support; and
- Guidance and Information for Social Enterprises and Charities.
The contents of this publication are for reference purposes only and may not be current as at the date of accessing this publication. They do not constitute legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. Specific legal advice about your specific circumstances should always be sought separately before taking any action based on this publication.
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