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VCSE Futures Event Notes - May 2017

Notes from the Trust's VCSE Futures workshop held in the North West in May 2017. 

DOCX File623KB19/05/17

VCSE Futures - Findings to Date May 2017

Power Point presenation of the VCSE Futures workshops findings up to May 2017. 

PPTX File313KB19/05/17

Democracy Day Presentations

Presentations from the Trust's Democracy Day, held in March 2017.

PDF File11,380KB12/05/17

VCSE Futures Event Notes - April 2017

Notes from the VCSE Futures workshop hosted with Fermanagh Trust in April 2017.

DOCX File113KB10/04/17

VCSE Futures Event Notes - March 2017

Notes from the VCSE Futures Meeting of Building Change Trust Grantees. 

DOCX File442KB20/03/17

Opinion Pieces Terms of Reference

Reissue of the Terms of Reference for the Trust's VCSE Futures Opinion Piece project. 

DOCX File87KB20/03/17

VCSE Futures Event Notes - CO3 Conference 2017

DOCX File111KB14/03/17

Independence of the VCSE Sector in NI - Summary

Summary of research commissioned by the Building Change Trust and carried out by Ulster University into the independence of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector in Northern Ireland. Published on 28th November 2016.

PDF File1,199KB28/11/16

The Independence of the VCSE Sector in NI

Research commissioned by the Building Change Trust and carried out by Ulster University into the independence of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector in Northern Ireland. Published on 28th November 2016.

PDF File1,723KB28/11/16

Socially Investing in the Arts - Summary Report

Summary report of Building Change Trust and Arts & Business NI research into the potential for social investment in the Arts sector in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File4,893KB22/11/16

Socially Investing in the Arts

Final report of Building Change Trust and Arts & Business NI research into the potential for social investment in the Arts sector in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File4,900KB22/11/16

VCSE Futures Event Notes - October 2016

Notes of our first planning event held in Belfast on 25th October 2016. 

DOCX File59KB10/11/16

Programme for Government Response 2016

Building Change Trust response to the 2016 Programme for Government. 

PDF File63KB25/07/16

Building Change Trust Ltd Annual Accounts 2015

Building Change Trust Ltd. Annual Accounts 2015

PDF File336KB14/07/16

Building Change Trust Annual Accounts 2015

The Building Change Trust 2015 Annual Accounts. 

PDF File615KB14/07/16

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2015

The Building Change Trust 2015 Annual Report. 

PDF File312KB14/07/16

Social Investment in Environment Sector

Case studies from the report into social investment into the environment sector in Northern Ireland. Research carried out by New Philanthropy Capital working alongside the Trust and Northern Ireland Environment Link. 

PDF File423KB11/04/16

Social Investment in Environment Sector - Summary

Summary Report into social investment into the environment sector in Northern Ireland. Research carried out by New Philanthropy Capital working alongside the Trust and Northern Ireland Environment Link. 

PDF File367KB11/04/16

Social Investment in Environment Sector - Report

Report into social investment into the environment sector in Northern Ireland. Research carried out by New Philanthropy Capital working alongside the Trust and Northern Ireland Environment Link. 

PDF File1,720KB11/04/16

Social Innovation NI Workshop Report

Report, compiled by The Melting Pot, on the Social Innovation NI opening workshops in late 2015 and early 2016. 

PDF File2,251KB02/02/16

Independence of Purpose, Action and Voice

Interim findings of research commissioned by the Trust, carried out by Ulster University, into the independence of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File1,377KB28/01/16

CollaborationNI Phase Two Evaluation

Evaluation of Phase Two of the Trust's CollaborationNI programme. Published in January 2016.

PDF File1,007KB28/01/16

Social Innovation Ecosystems

Social Innovation Ecosystems: What the concept means, How it has been applied elsewhere and a proposal for Northern Ireland.

PDF File4,085KB01/12/15

Social Innovation Ecosystems

Social Innovation Ecosystems: What the concept means, How it has been applied elsewhere and a proposal for Northern Ireland.

PDF File4,085KB26/11/15

Building Change Trust Ltd Annual Accounts 2014

The Building Change Trust Ltd's 2014 Annual Accounts. 

PDF File443KB11/08/15

Building Change Trust Annual Accounts 2014

The Building Change Trust's 2014 Annual Accounts.

PDF File716KB11/08/15

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2014

The Building Change Trust's 2014 Annual Report.

PDF File899KB11/08/15

ITT Pilot Investment Readiness Programme

Investment Readiness Pilot Programme, Invitation to Tender

PDF File29KB08/01/15

Unpicking Commissioning

'Unpicking Commissioning' presentation given at CollaborationNI's 'Future Proofing the Sector' event in November 2014. 

PDF File2,469KB05/12/14

Future Proofing the Sector

Presentation given at CollaborationNI's 'Future Proofing the Sector' event in November 2014.

PDF File3,833KB05/12/14

Alternative Commission on Social Investment

DOCX File153KB24/11/14

Alternative Commission on Social Investment

DOCX File153KB24/11/14

OGP Launch Contributor Slides

Slides from contributors at the Open Government Partnership launch in November 2014. 

PDF File2,025KB06/11/14

Open Government Partnership in NI Report

The Open Government Partnership: What Could It Mean in Northern Ireland? Exploratory Research commissioned by Building Change Trust undertaken by Peter Osborne, Rubicon Consulting. (November 2014)

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Open Government Partnership in NI Report

PDF File1,036KB06/11/14

Open Government Partnership in NI Report

The Open Government Partnership: What Could It Mean in Northern Ireland? Exploratory Research commissioned by Building Change Trust
undertaken by Peter Osborne, Rubicon Consulting. (November 2014)

PDF File1,036KB30/10/14

The Social Investment Hub Report

A report presented to the Trust board in July 2014 by Charity Bank outlining a model to incentivise change in social investment in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File595KB18/09/14

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2013

The 2013 Building Change Trust Annual Report and Accounts. 

PDF File5,391KB19/08/14

OGP Researcher Terms of Reference

Terms of Reference for a research tender looking at the potential for the Open Government Partnership in Northern Ireland.

PDF File494KB24/07/14

Background Information for Potential Directors

Background Information for Potential Directors.

PDF File174KB18/06/14

Director Application Form

Application Form for applicants who would like to join the Building Change Trust as a Director. 

DOC File337KB18/06/14

Digital Social Innovation Combined Seminar Report

A combined seminar report looking at the Trust's work in Digital Social Innovation at the BelTech 2014 Conference and a follow up seminar at NICVA. 

PDF File538KB06/05/14

Third Sector Investment Readiness Training

Details of the Third Sector Investment Readiness training supported by the Trust and ran by the University of Ulster Business School. 

PDF File424KB06/05/14

Raise Your Voice

The Advanced Diploma in Sustainability for the Third Sector (ADSITS), supported by the Trust, and launched in November 2011 was one of the first programmes to kick-start the capacity building agenda for the Third Sector in Northern Ireland.

PDF File3,019KB06/05/14

Young Foundation BelTech 2014 Presentation

Presentation given by the Young Foundation's Ashley Ball at the BelTech 2014 Conference at the Europa Hotel, Belfast in April 2014. 

PDF File2,510KB29/04/14

Tech for Good

Seminar presentation given by the Young Foundation's Sophie Hostick-Boakye on the potential for the development of Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File2,618KB29/04/14

SI Camp Presentation

Social Innovation Camp presentation given at NICVA by Glen Mehn in April 2014.

PPT File4,597KB29/04/14

Civic Activism Research Tender

Terms of reference for a Civic Activism Research Tender to identify 20 of the most creative and innovative tools and approaches to civic engagement work that have been used by civil society organisations internationally.

PDF File366KB16/04/14

IVAR report into Collaboration in Northern Ireland

A report, commissioned by the Trust, compiled by IVAR, into what needs to be done to further help to encourage collaboration in Northern Ireland's Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector.

PDF File389KB16/04/14

IVAR report into Collaboration in Northern Ireland

A report, commissioned by the Trust, compiled by IVAR, into what needs to be done to further help to encourage collaboration in Northern Ireland's Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector. 

PDF File389KB16/04/14

Digital Social Innovation Executive Summary

An executive summary of Turning Up the Dial;  the Trust's research into Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland, carried out by the Young Foundation's Sophie Hostick-Boakye.

PDF File5,785KB08/04/14

Digital Social Innovation Executive Summary

An executive summary of Turning Up the Dial;  the Trust's research into Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland, carried out by the Young Foundation's Sophie Hostick-Boakye. 

PDF File5,785KB08/04/14

Digital Social Innovation

Turning Up the Dial: Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland, a report commissioned by the Trust and compiled by the Young Foundation looking at the potential for Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland.

PDF File6,291KB04/04/14

Digital Social Innovation

Turning Up the Dial: Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland, a report commissioned by the Trust and compiled by the Young Foundation looking at the potential for Digital Social Innovation in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File6,291KB02/04/14

Journalism and Reporting Services

Advert placed in the Belfast Telegraph outlining a tender for Journalism and Reporting Services for the Trust. 

PDF File144KB19/02/14

Building More Change

An overview report on the Building Change Trust by Robin Wilson, published in 2013

PDF File4,136KB14/01/14

Leadership Tender Terms of Reference

Terms of reference for the BCT Tender for a Scoping Paper on Leadership. 

PDF File152KB09/12/13

Funding for the Future - Presentations

Speaker Presentations from the Funding for the Future event on 5th November 2013.

PPTX File8,089KB06/11/13

Cross Border Learning - Seminar Report

Seminar report following the launch of the opinion piece by Andy Pollak and Brian Harvey on the Potential for Cross Border Learning. 

PDF File3,557KB01/11/13

Potential for Cross Border Learning

An opinion piece from the Centre for Cross Border Studies on the lessons to be learned in the Northern Ireland CVS from it's peers in the Republic of Ireland, and vise versa. 

PDF File4,067KB18/09/13

Inspiring Impact NI Development Plan

Plan, drawn up by CENI and commissioned by the Building Change Trust, outlining the potential development of Inspiring Impact NI and better impact measurement across the Northern Ireland Community and Voluntary Sector. 

PDF File277KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2012

The Building Change Trust's 2012 Annual Report and Accounts. 

PDF File3,421KB18/09/13

Independence of the NI CVS

A collection of the main discussion points of Nick Acheson's opinion piece on the independence of the NI Community and Voluntary Sector at NICVA on 7th July 2013.

PDF File134KB18/09/13

Nick Acheson Presentation

Nick Acheson's presentation on the Independence of the Community and Vountary sector in Northern Ireland, given on 7th July 2013 at NICVA.

PPT File548KB18/09/13

An Independent Community and Voluntary Sector?

Essay from Nick Acheson of the University of Ulster on the independence of the community and voluntary sector in Northern Ireland. 

PDF File4,286KB18/09/13

Social Innovation in Northern Ireland

A technical report on research, commissioned by the Building Change Trust, carried out by RSM McClure Watters and the Young Foundation on Social Innovation in Northern Ireland in 2012/13.

PDF File3,864KB18/09/13

Social Innovation in Northern Ireland - Summary

Summary of the research carried out on Social Innovation in Northern Ireland in 2012/13 by RSM McClure Watters and the Young Foundation.

PDF File3,243KB18/09/13

Community Asset Transfer Seminar Report

A report outlining the findings of the 'Empowering Communities' seminar on Community Asset Transfer on 29th January 2013.

PDF File8,766KB18/09/13

Measuring Change

Seminar document explaining how impact measurement works to help define, capture and show change in a range of community settings as illustrated through a series of case studies.

PDF File318KB18/09/13

Measuring Change - Summary

Summary document explaining how impact measurement works to help define, capture and show change in a range of community settings as illustrated through a series of case studies.

PDF File232KB18/09/13

Measuring Change: Collaborative Approach

CENI: Measuring Change: A Collaborative Approach to Outcomes Measurement (2012)

PDF File1,076KB18/09/13

Measuring the Impact

CENI: Measuring the Impact of Voluntary and Community Activity: Some Reflections - Seminar Paper (26 October 2010, Dr Mike Morrissey).

DOC File206KB18/09/13

Measuring Up

CENI: Measuring UP: A Review of Evaluation Practice in the Voluntary and Community Sector (2010)

PDF File840KB18/09/13

UK Fiscal Restraint

UK Fiscal Restraint – Implications for NI Community Organisations (Commissioned report: Julie Harrison and Mike Morrissey 2010)

 

PDF File361KB18/09/13

Social Investment Initiatives

his document sets out key initiatives across government to grow the social investment market and make it easier for social entrepreneurs to access capital.

PDF File168KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2011

The Building Change Trust's 2011 Annual Report.

PDF File7,044KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Ltd Annual Accounts 2011

2011 Annual Accounts for the Building Change Trust Ltd.

PDF File44KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Annual Accounts 2011

2011 Annual Accounts for the Building Change Trust.

PDF File199KB18/09/13

Social Finance in Northern Ireland

Social Finance in Northern Ireland: Innovative Thinking and Action. Compiled by Charity Bank and the Ulster Community Investment Fund

PDF File1,426KB18/09/13

Social Finance in Northern Ireland: Summary

Summary of Social Finance in Northern Ireland: Innovative Thinking and Action. Compiled by Charity Bank and the Ulster Community Investment Fund. 

PDF File199KB18/09/13

CBC Community Shares Presentation

Presentation given by Jo Bird of Co-Operative Business Consultants at the Building Change Trust Community Shares event on Fridy 20th April 2012. 

PPTX File2,841KB18/09/13

Community Shares

A report into the Community Shares model of social finance.

PDF File606KB18/09/13

FC United of Manchester Presentation

The presentation given by Andy Walsh, General Manager at FC United of Manchester, at the Building Change Trust Community Shares event on Friday 20th April 2012. This is the intellectual property of FC United of Manchester. 

PPT File1,272KB18/09/13

FC United of Manchester Share Offer

FC United of Manchester's Share Offer documentation. This document is the intellectual property of FC United of Manchester.

PDF File1,123KB18/09/13

Giants Stadium Community Shares Presentation

Crusaders FC's Mark Langhammer's presentation to the Building Change Trust Community Shares seminar on Friday 20th April 2012. 

PPT File10,058KB18/09/13

Punk Finance

A document outlining some of the financial principles at the heart of the FC United of Manchester ethos. This document is the intellectual property of FC United of Manchester.

PDF File747KB18/09/13

Impact Measurement Consultation Seminar

The report of a consultation seminar on impact measurement held by the Building Change Trust on 9 December 2011.

PDF File172KB18/09/13

Social Economy Conversations Summary

A write-up of the findings and ideas that came out of the Social Economy Conversations

PDF File338KB18/09/13

The Future of Social Economy in Northern Ireland

A paper presented by Professor Peter Lloyd in October 2011

PDF File159KB18/09/13

Social Economy Policy in Northern Ireland

A paper presented by Colin Stutt in October 2011. 

PDF File82KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Signed Accounts 2010

The final audited accounts for 2010 for The Building Change Trust.

PDF File487KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2010

The Annual Report and abbreviated accounts for the charity - The Building Change Trust and the trustee company - Building Change Trust Ltd.

PDF File356KB18/09/13

BIG Evaluation of the Building Change Trust

The preliminary evaluation report commissioned by BIG and carried out on their behalf by FGS McClure Watters.

PDF File1,486KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Annual Report 2009

The Annual Report and Accounts for the Building Change Trust and Building Change Trust Ltd for the period ended 31 December 2009

PDF File450KB18/09/13

Building Change Trust Strategy 2010-2013

The summary strategy of the Building Change Trust for the period 2010 - 2013

PDF File500KB18/09/13

Mergers and Collaboration - A Report on the Issues

Notes of a Chatham House Rule discussion held with a range of stakeholders from across the community and voluntary sector held at VSB on 27 January 2010, facilitated by Colin Stutt and organised by the Building Change Trust in partnership with NICVA and CO3

PDF File595KB18/09/13