**For information only: Applications closed**.
The Social Investment Fund (SIF) was created by the agreement of the States in 2018. SIF acts as a partner of the States to distribute hundreds of thousands of pounds of funds to charities and not-for-profits and aims to help build greater partnership and joint working between the States and the third sector.
SIF is looking for a new Board Member. This is a voluntary position for someone with experience at a senior level in a relevant sector such as banking, accounting, law, public services etc. The time commitment is two days a month, on average. Full details and how to apply here.
You may have heard about SIF because they were behind the Covid-19 Community Charity Appeal. And they distribute the surplus income raised by probate. Plus they have taken over from the Association of Guernsey Charities in awarding lottery funding.
Here’s an example of one of their grants, to the social prescribing scheme.
Closed: Monday 12 February 2024