Highlights from Small Charity Week 2019

      Last week marked the tenth Small Charities Week, celebrating the achievements and impact of smaller charities across the country. Here are some of the highlights. Small Charity Big Impact Awards The Foundation for Social Improvement, the charity behind Small Charity … Continue reading

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Energize – Job Advertisement

Finance Manager – Annual salary circa £30,000 pro rata (p/t 18 hrs per week) depending on qualifications and experience Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin is an evolving and developing local charitable company and part of a national network of Active … Continue reading

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Vacancy – Volunteer Administrator : Pan Disability Forum ( PDF) Shropshire

Pan Disability Forum ( PDF ) Shropshire   Vacancy – Volunteer Administrator : Pan Disability Forum ( PDF)  Applications are invited for the position of Volunteer Administrator for the PDF Shropshire. The Forum is a small friendly group meeting on … Continue reading

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Shropshire Care Closer to Home Newsletter June 2019 – Issue 6

Update  We are pleased to announce the Phase 3 models for Shropshire Care Closer to Home have been approved by Shropshire CCG’s Clinical Commissioning Committee (CCC). The CCC, which is made up of GPs, senior health executives and Lay Members … Continue reading

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Locality member meeting 17.07.2019 at SWEDA – Book now!

We’re looking forward to our next Power of Community meeting hosted by Skills Work and Enterprise Development Agency (SWEDA) at The Business Centre in West Bromwich on 17 July! Join me and fellow members to gain skills, influence Locality’s work, … Continue reading

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SDN Volunteers required

Shropshire Disability Network  have the following dates for raising much needed funds and also awareness of SDN’s work. If you can help for an hour or two, please let Ann Shaw know by emailing secretary@shropshire-disability.net Even if you have not helped at an … Continue reading

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People need a university degree to understand charity reports, research shows

A university level of education is needed to understand most charities’ annual reports, according to new research. Writing for Civil Society Media’s Charity Finance magazine, Precious Sithole, a former student at St Mary’s University in Twickenham, shared findings from her … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

UK Theatres Small Grants Scheme Accepting Applications Capital-improvement grants of up to £5,000 are available to charities and not-for-profit groups that run theatres in the UK. Provided by the Theatres Trust and supported by funding from the Andrew Lloyd Webber … Continue reading

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Consultation Opportunities

Shropshire Council wish to commission an appropriate Contractor to operate a Community Equipment Service for a period of one year, with the option to extend for one, plus one, plus one years (total four years). The provider will be required … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Oswestry CultureFest is on Saturday 15 August 2018 in the centre of town, coinciding with the Shropshire produce market. It celebrates the wide cultural diversity in Oswestry and the surrounding area – not only ‘mainstream’ culture but diversity which is … Continue reading

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