SASC invests £2.7m in Welsh domestic abuse charity Thrive Women’s Aid

October 3, 2022 by  
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Thrive Women’s Aid, a charity that has supported women and their children affected by domestic abuse in Neath Port Talbot for 42 years, has received a social investment loan of £2.7 million from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC) to modernise and transform its accommodation and support services. The loan from SASC’s Social and Sustainable Housing […]

SASC launches its 2021 Impact Report

September 28, 2022 by  
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SASC invests £380k in One Small Thing to develop accommodation in Hampshire for women involved in the justice system

August 17, 2022 by  
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One Small Thing, a charity dedicated to redesigning the justice system for women and their children, has received a social investment loan of £380k from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC). The loan, from SASC’s Community Investment Fund, is enabling the charity to develop five en-suite bedrooms in Southampton, to provide the first move on accommodation […]

SASC invests £2.75m in Bromley and Croydon Women’s Aid for them to buy homes to support women escaping domestic violence

August 16, 2022 by  
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Bromley and Croydon Women’s Aid (BCWA), a domestic abuse charity and a registered supported housing provider, has received a social investment loan of £2.75 million from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC). The loan from SASC’s Social and Sustainable Housing fund (SASH) will allow BCWA to purchase 11 residential properties for use as supported housing. These […]

Building Back Britain – in support of retrofit

August 12, 2022 by  
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The cost-of-living crisis is set to deepen as we head into the autumn, with energy bills expected to rise to £3,000 a year for the average household. Fuel poverty is usually attributed to three key factors: the level of household income, the quality of housing in terms of energy efficiency and the cost of energy […]

SASC invests £3.25m in Trinity Homeless Projects in West London to provide affordable homes in Hillingdon

June 13, 2022 by  
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Trinity Homeless Projects, a charity in the London Borough of Hillingdon committed to ending homelessness, has received a social investment loan of £3.25 million from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC) from its Third Sector Investment Fund (TSIF). This is the first time Trinity taken on social investment and it has enabled them to purchase and […]

SASC invests £2.05 million in London-based Peter Bedford Housing Association to support socially excluded adults

May 24, 2022 by  
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Peter Bedford Housing Association (PBHA), which provides housing and support services to people who have suffered social exclusion in Hackney and Islington in London, has received a social investment loan of £2.05 million from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC). Set up in 1971, PBHA is a Registered Provider (Housing Association) and provides housing with support […]

The power of a good welcome

The BACA Charity supports unaccompanied children and young adults who are refugees or seeking asylum in the UK. Through SASH, Baca has received £1.75m and purchased 6 properties in Loughborough. These properties provide a home for a number of young people so that they benefit not just from the accommodation but also new friends. It […]

My time at SASC

April 22, 2022 by  
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Over the past 18 months, the team at SASC has grown by almost 100% with new finance and legal staff, and expanded investment and portfolio management teams.  At SASC we encourage our staff to grow, develop their careers, and feel proud of being part of a company that works with outstanding frontline and community organisations. […]

SASC invests £2.15 million in Rochdale-based charity, WHAG to purchase homes for vulnerable people

March 24, 2022 by  
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WHAG, a provider of housing and support services to homeless women, and men and women experiencing and fleeing domestic abuse, has received its first social investment loan of £2.15 million from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC). WHAG was set up as Rochdale Women’s Housing Aid Group in 1981, to provide affordable supported accommodation to homeless […]

Social and Sustainable Capital seeks housing charities in Southwest England to benefit from new £125m housing fund

February 28, 2022 by  
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According to Shelter[i], one in 206 people are homeless in England and every region has its own issues. Bristol recorded the second highest number of street homeless nationally at the 2020 national Rough Sleeper Street count and was one of two cities outside London with the highest number of people in temporary accommodation. Gloucester and [...]

A focus on growth as we celebrate achievements in 2021

December 20, 2021 by  
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As 2021 comes to an end, we reflect on some highlights over yet another challenging year due to the pandemic and look ahead to exciting developments for the New Year. Our fourth Impact Report published in February, aptly titled ‘Resilience & Opportunity in a time of uncertainty’ highlighted strong growth and increased investor interest and [...]

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