VocalEyes has just been accepted as one of the companies to receive consultancy support through the Wales Co-operative Centre’s Convergence project to assist social enterprises in Wales that have recognised growth potential.
NEF have provided funding to develop the consensus voting module within VocalEyes. This will allow users to prioritise their voting options.
Venture Wales support to assist us with the strategic development of LocalEyes has just been approved. This will give us up to 30 hours of consultancy support..
Artists Project Earth have approved a grant to support the VocalEyes pilot projects.
UnLtd Ventures have provided support by conducting an “Investment Readiness” review. The conclusion from the report is that the VocalEyes project is approximately 12 to 18 months away from being ready to receive substantial social capital investment.
VocalEyes has been awarded a grant from The Ministry of Justice to run various pilot projects throughout the UK. These will be held in predominantly in Pembrokeshire and Herefordshire.
Somerset County Council have awarded a substantial grant to pilot VocalEyes in schools and communities in Glastonbury, Street & Frome.
At the Catalyst Awards, VocalEyes was one of 3 projects to receive funding from NESTA to develop a business plan that will spell out the strategy for a natiowide rollout.
VocalEyes is one of the few projects in Wales to have received an UnLtd Level 2 award. The money will go towards further development of the VocalEyes software.
Grant awarded by “The Funding Network”
The Funding Network
25 April 08
Dear friends of TFN,
Imagine sitting in a room and a figure (on stilts!) dressed in a long black cloak wearing a bird’s mask comes swooping through the