Tag Archives: Opportunity

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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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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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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Keep Shropshire Warm – Affordable Warmth Network

Shropshire Council recently re-tendered the Keep Shropshire Warm service, to provide a free & impartial affordable warmth service across the County. Marches Energy Agency (MEA) will run the service in partnership with the Council. One of the key aims is … Continue reading

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Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Social Enterprise Summit ‘The Future of Business’

Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Social Enterprise Summit ‘The future of business’ by Social Enterprise UK Personal Invite for VCSA Members PSE CIC is proud to announce that Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin has been awarded Social Enterprise Place status by SEUK, … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy

Community Transport Assistant           Full time, Salary circa £18,000 Qube, a charity based in Oswestry, is looking for an enthusiastic and capable individual to assist in the running of a busy Community Transport service. Working in a busy and varied office … Continue reading

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Bright Ideas Fund To Reopen For The Final Round

The final round of the Community Business Bright Ideas Fund will open for applications on 1 November on MyCommunity.org.uk. The Bright Ideas Fund offers grants and support to new community business ideas across England. For this final round, there is one … Continue reading

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Connected Communities Fund

The Connected Communities Fund will work with around 20  innovations (both through the early stage ideas track and the growing great ideas track) that mobilise the time and talents of people throughout the lifecourse, to support people and places to … Continue reading

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The Furniture Scheme – Maximising The Social Impact And Value Of Volunteering And Work Placements

South Shropshire Furniture Scheme is seeking proposals to undertake in depth investigation and feasibility work into its volunteering and work placement programme. For more information click here. The deadline for submissions is 12 noon Monday 30th October 2017 Submissions should … Continue reading

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