Author Archives: Kate MacDonald

Book Your Place – Shropshire VCSA Networking Event

All VCSA Members, stakeholders and partners are invited to attend a networking event at 5pm till 6:30pm on the 22nd November 2017 at the Shrewsbury Baptist Church, Claremont Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1QG. At the 2017 VCSA Annual Assembly, VCSA Members … Continue reading

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Local Charities Day Toolkit

Local Charities Day 2017 will highlight the work of small, local charities that are making remarkable differences to their communities. It will also shine a spotlight on the unsung heroes and celebrate the commitment of those amazing volunteers who devote … Continue reading

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Take Part In The Biggest Survey In Shropshire For Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector Organisations

The survey has been created and launched by Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA) who are keen to create a picture of the local VCSE sector and build up a valuable evidence base of information. By taking part in the survey, … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

National Churches Trust’s Maintenance Grants Open for Applications Grants of between £500 and £3,000 are available to listed churches, chapels and meeting houses with repair or maintenance projects costing between £1,000 and £10,000 – where applicants can demonstrate that they … Continue reading

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Shropshire Prepares For The General Data Protection Regulations

  Shropshire Association of Local Councils (SALC), Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA), Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council have been working together to raise awareness of new data protection requirements. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will … Continue reading

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Government Issues Call for Evidence on Cost of Energy Review

Homes and businesses depend upon reliable, affordable energy. The Government is ambitious in its plans to keep costs as low as possible for them over the coming decades, while delivering carbon targets, ensuring security of supply, and seizing the economic … Continue reading

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Events Round Up

                                You’re Invited! Carers Trust 4All together with Shropshire Parent and Carer Council and Shropshire Council invite you to join them for CARERS RIGHTS DAY … Continue reading

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The Shrewsbury Ark Seeks Your Support

    The Ark, a registered charity, is a direct-access drop-in centre opposite the Railway Station in Shrewsbury, supporting homeless and vulnerable people.   It is open every weekday, offering a warm welcome with hot food and drink, a shower and … Continue reading

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VCSA Networking Event – Book Your Place Now!

All VCSA Members, stakeholders and partners are invited to attend a networking event on the 22nd November 2017 at the Shrewsbury Baptist Church, Claremont Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1QG. At the 2017 VCSA Annual Assembly, VCSA Members asked for more opportunities … Continue reading

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Take Part In The Biggest Bi-Annual Survey Of Charities, Social Enterprises, Community And Voluntary Organisations In Shropshire

 The survey has been created and launched by Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA) who are keen to create a picture of the local VCSE sector and build up a valuable evidence base of information. By taking part in … Continue reading

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