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Can You Help Find A Missing Dog in SY2 Area Of Shrewsbury

VCSA Member, Nicky Kent from Social Heart CIC has lost her dog Barney in the SY2 area of Shrewsbury. Barney is three, tagged and chipped, wears a brown leather collar, he’s neutered and is friendly to people and animals in … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Co-op Community Dividend Fund for Central England Accepting Applications The Co-op Community Dividend Fund is inviting applications from local charities and community and voluntary groups based in Central England to apply for grants of up to £5,000. Each year the … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Mercers’ Company and Philanthropy Opens New Theme to Applications The purpose of the Mercers’ Company and Philanthropy is to nurture aspirations and invest in opportunities to create positive change so that everyone has the potential to lead a fulfilling life. … Continue reading

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VCSA Networking Events – Book Your Place

Following the success of Shropshire VCS Assembly’s first networking event in 2017 the VCSA will has set up 2 events for Small Charity Week and promoted them on EventBrite here: North Shropshire Event, Market Drayton: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/shropshire-vcsa-networking-event-north-shropshire-3-on-the-door-tickets-45803712136?aff=ebdssbdestsearch South Shropshire Event, Craven Arms: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/shropshire-vcsa-networking-event-south-shropshire-3-on-the-door-tickets-45804800391?aff=ebdssbdestsearch … Continue reading

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Are You Concerned About Food Poverty In Shropshire?  

the Shrewsbury Food Hub recently helped to form the Shropshire Food Poverty Alliance  to find solutions to food poverty in Shropshire.  If you have experienced food poverty or if you are from an organisation or community group who support people in … Continue reading

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Work Well Underway To Host One Of UK’s Largest Celebration Of People In Recovery

Work is now well underway to host one of the biggest celebrations of people in recovery in the UK.  The UK Recovery Walk 2018 will be held in Shrewsbury from 12pm (midday) on Saturday 8 September 2018 and more than 5,000 … Continue reading

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See and Hear Shropshire 2018 – Book Your Place At Free Seminars

See and Hear Shropshire is back for the 11th year and is bigger and better than ever! 10am – 4pm, Wednesday 16 May 2018, Shrewsbury Sports Village, Sundorne Road, Harlescott, SY1 4RQ The event is free and open to everyone to … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed For UK Recovery Walk In Shrewsbury

Work is now well underway for Shrewsbury to host one of the biggest celebrations of people in recovery, the UK Recovery Walk 2018.  It will be held on Saturday 8th September and more than 5,000 individuals and families are expected … Continue reading

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Small Woods Association – Build A Bench Project

Small Woods are recruiting to their next 12 week Build a Bench programme starting on Thursday 14 May 2018. Build a Bench is a 12-week programme which provides people who live in Telford and Wrekin and Shropshire who are not … Continue reading

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Big Lottery Fund’s New Approach To Funding

Big Lottery Fund (BLF) have made changes to our funding so that it’s easier to apply for National Lottery funding. BLF have nearly tripled the number of staff they have across England, and they will be working more closely with … Continue reading

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