Tag Archives: Issues

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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The Living Wage Foundation Survey

        The Living Wage Foundation need your help to measure the impact of the Living Wage Foundation scheme. This scheme aims to end low pay in the Voluntary and Community Sector. Can you complete a short survey … Continue reading

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Commissioning And The Voluntary Sector

Are commissioning practices a problem for VCS organisations? The Lloyds Bank Foundation recently published a report called Commissioning in Crisis. It explores how current contracting and procurement processes threaten the survival of small charities. Over 120 tender exercises were reviewed … Continue reading

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XYZ Group Questionnaire – Please Support!

Young people who are members from The “XYZ” youth group in Shropshire are conducting a questionnaire. The members have just come back from a fantastic conference in London “Feel Happy with My Gender” run by Fixers http://www.fixers.org.uk/. They were very excited … Continue reading

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Looking for business finance mentoring? If yes, then join the Marches Growth Hub Shropshire on Tuesday 2nd August where Impetus will again be delivering FREE 1-1 finance mentoring sessions.

Working in partnership with the Marches Growth Hub-Shropshire, Impetus offers free financial mentoring support for businesses. You may be looking for advice on how to approach your bank or an investor, what funding alternatives are available or seeking to improve … Continue reading

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Public Health: Prevention In Practice Conference

Open Forum Events are pleased to invite you to the Public Health: Prevention in Practice conference. This event is designed to consider the current public health challenges in the UK today and explore the polices and solutions to influence and … Continue reading

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Event – Charity Reform: Implementing Guidance on Fundraising and Governance

Overview An independent review led by NCVO’s Sir Stuart Etherington has recommended a complete overhaul of fundraising and governance in the charity and voluntary sector. The high profile financial collapse of Kids Company, which provided valuable support to vulnerable young … Continue reading

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Business Impact Challenge Offers up to £15 Million for Companies Addressing Social Issues

The Business Impact Challenge has been established to appeal to those who are active within the UK’s corporate industries, in union with the country’s community, charitable, and social enterprise sectors. The aim is that by working together, these partners will … Continue reading

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