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We help people across civil society grow in digital

Catalyst is a network of individuals and organisations (like charities, funders, agencies and freelancers) helping UK civil society grow in digital skills and confidence. We’re here to connect you to the best free resources and support to make digital easier for you and your team.

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Catalyst network of digital experts and funders helping UK charities develop their digital skills


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Who we are

Charities & civil society organisations

Access free resources to get your team on board with your digital project. Get connected to digital experts who will help you get the most out of your services.

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Digital, data & design experts

Get involved to support charities' digital growth and bring about a direct positive impact to their work. Make new connections in the network and share useful resources.

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Infrastructure and anchor organisations

Access the tools and support you need to support your members and networks with digital, give advice with confidence and ease their digital journey.

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Funders & government agencies

Find out how we can help you with digital grantmaking. See the true value of digital for maximum social impact.

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What our network does

Charities – access support to do great things with digital. The Catalyst network offers free services, helping you make the right decisions and put you in touch with the right experts. Get involved today!

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Find a digital expert for your project

Have a bit of funding for a digital project? Dovetail is a directory to help charities find digital organisations that are perfect for their needs and budget.

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Success stories

Charities are reaping the rewards of digital – view success stories


Free resources from across our network, curated to support charities at every step of their digital journey – view all resources

Designing services

Designing services

Information and advice on how to design your online services and the best steps to take.
Digital safeguarding

Digital safeguarding

Information on taking your services online in the safest way with safeguarding at the heart.
Remote working & tools

Remote working & tools

All the top lists of tools we could find to support you with every stage of your digital project and ways of working.

Statistics about Catalyst


To charities and social enterprises, supporting them to develop their digital confidence and grow their products.


Partners awarded grants to support charities and civil society organisations on their digital journeys.


Value of awards granted to charities and social enterprises.

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Help shape the future of digital for charities. Join our network of skilled professionals and start making a real difference. Find out the variety of opportunities we have on offer and get involved today!

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Get the latest information about digital in the third sector, including funding opportunities, top tips and events to get involved and connect with others in the network in our fortnightly newsletter. See some of our past editions here.

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