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Letter From Future Fit Communication and Engagement Team To VCSA Members

The Future Fit Communication and Engagement Team have written to all VCSA Members, click here to read the letter. Contact the Future Fit Communication and Engagement Team directly if you have any queries. If you wish to request printed materials … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Funding Available to Support UK Rural Communities The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust provides grants for projects that strengthen rural areas of the UK, particularly those that educate young people and relieve poverty. The Trust will focus … Continue reading

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The Marches European Structural and Investment Fund (ESIF) Sub Committee – Vacancy

The ESIF sub-committee is an integral part of the UK governance arrangements for the current 2014-2020 EU programme and representatives on this sub-committee provide valuable local intelligence and oversight across all the strategic priorities: Research and Innovation; SME Competitiveness; ICT; … Continue reading

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Upcoming Dementia Friends Champions Inductions Available

Do you know anyone that would be interested in becoming a Dementia Friends Champion? Alzheimer’s Society have lots of spaces available of upcoming Dementia Friends Inductions (see dates below). 15/01/2018 Dementia Friends Champions Induction – BIRMINGHAM 23/01/2018 Dementia Friends Champions … Continue reading

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Local Charities Day

Later this month the country will celebrate the small and local charities that make a huge difference to society every single day. Local Charities Day 2017, now in its second year, will take place on 15 December. The Department for … Continue reading

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Urgent Support Needed For Local Theatre Company

On December 15th, 16th and 17th Oswestry Musical Theatre Company are staging four performances of Beauty and the Beast – The Pantomime and  urgently need volunteers to take up the role of backstage crew.  Without backstage crew the performance 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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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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Funding Opportunities

Tech for Good to Run for a Third Time Comic Relief and Paul Hamlyn Foundation have joined together once again to offer a funding and support package to an estimated 12 projects in 2018. The programme is offering grant funding … Continue reading

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Cancer Charity Appoints GP To Help Improve Care In Shropshire

Macmillan Cancer Support has appointed Dr Gill Clements as the Macmillan GP Facilitator in Shropshire. Dr Clements has worked in Shropshire for 20 years as a GP, including at local practices and at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. Macmillan GP Facilitators … Continue reading

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