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Local theatre company receives £104K in investment from Big Issue Invest
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Local theatre company receives £104K in investment from Big Issue Invest

The investment from Big Issue Invest will allow OVO to take on a long-term lease with the Roman Theatre site, which will not only allow them to expand their Roman Theatre Festival, but it will also allow them to invest in reusable infrastructure, such as a permanent stage, dressing room and bar.

Free Will service for Big Issue supporters this Autumn
Big Issue Foundation

Free Will service for Big Issue supporters this Autumn

We have a limited number of free Wills to offer to Big Issue supporters. Leave a gift and help end poverty for future generations.

ESG, Regulation and Data reporting  – should we be implementing an Impact Balance Sheet?
Big Issue Invest

ESG, Regulation and Data reporting  – should we be implementing an Impact Balance Sheet?

We have come a long way since Big Issue Invest started in 2005, having supported over 550 organisations with over £80million in funding and we are publishing our impact regularly through our impact reports.

Streaming for Good this September
Big Issue Foundation

Streaming for Good this September

Milton Keynes-based community interest company receives £50K in funding from Big Issue Invest to help empower disadvantaged communities
Big Issue Invest

Milton Keynes-based community interest company receives £50K in funding from Big Issue Invest to help empower disadvantaged communities

Bristol-based charity that tackles social exclusion receives £40K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Big Issue Invest

Bristol-based charity that tackles social exclusion receives £40K in funding from Big Issue Invest

Fabulous Fleecy Fundraising
Big Issue Foundation

Fabulous Fleecy Fundraising

Vendor Updates: Summer 2022
Big Issue Foundation

Vendor Updates: Summer 2022

Bristol-based charity that tackles social exclusion receives £40K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Big Issue Invest

Bristol-based charity that tackles social exclusion receives £40K in funding from Big Issue Invest

Fabulous Fleecy Fundraising
Big Issue Foundation

Fabulous Fleecy Fundraising

Vendor Updates: Summer 2022
Big Issue Foundation

Vendor Updates: Summer 2022

‘Unknown’ to be staged across UK during a month long tour this Autumn
Big Issue Foundation

‘Unknown’ to be staged across UK during a month long tour this Autumn

Putting His Best Foot Forward
Big Issue Foundation

Putting His Best Foot Forward

Big Issue Foundation is on Discord
Big Issue Foundation

Big Issue Foundation is on Discord

Twitch Streamer Fundraises for The Big Issue Foundation
Big Issue Foundation

Twitch Streamer Fundraises for The Big Issue Foundation

Community interest company, Nickel Support, receives £35K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Big Issue Invest

Community interest company, Nickel Support, receives £35K in funding from Big Issue Invest

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“With your help we’ll keep transforming vendors’ lives”
Big Issue Foundation

“With your help we’ll keep transforming vendors’ lives”

Big Issue Invest backs multi-million pound scheme to help refugees in Greater Manchester and the West Midlands
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Invest backs multi-million pound scheme to help refugees in Greater Manchester and the West Midlands

Profits from Thriller Novel to Support Big Issue Foundation
Big Issue Foundation

Profits from Thriller Novel to Support Big Issue Foundation

Fundraising Made Easy with FundraizingHero
Big Issue Foundation

Fundraising Made Easy with FundraizingHero

Fighting Homelessness from Home with the Big Summer Sleepout 
Big Issue Foundation

Fighting Homelessness from Home with the Big Summer Sleepout 

Join the virtual London Marathon and support Big Issue vendors wherever you are
Big Issue Foundation

Join the virtual London Marathon and support Big Issue vendors wherever you are

Local homelessness charity, Emmaus Bradford, received £50K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Big Issue Invest

Local homelessness charity, Emmaus Bradford, received £50K in funding from Big Issue Invest

Elena’s Story
Big Issue Foundation

Elena’s Story

Social investment fund announced to tackle inequality as wealth gap widens  
Big Issue Invest

Social investment fund announced to tackle inequality as wealth gap widens  

UK-based literary charity receives £45K in funding from Big Issue Invest
Big Issue Invest

UK-based literary charity receives £45K in funding from Big Issue Invest

From Dungeness to Durness to support Big Issue vendors 
Big Issue Foundation

From Dungeness to Durness to support Big Issue vendors 

Foundation partners with Coopah Running for London Marathon
Big Issue Foundation

Foundation partners with Coopah Running for London Marathon

Former vendor Bill raises £500 for Big Issue
Big Issue Foundation

Former vendor Bill raises £500 for Big Issue

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