Tag Archives: Voluntary

FreSh Event: Being Part Of A Voluntary And Community Organisation’s Management Group

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Free Job Fair

For the first time ever, The Job Fair are hosting a FREE JOBS FAIR EVENT in Shrewsbury! On Wednesday 3rd May, the Job Fair will be at the Theatre Severn from 10am-2pm with local and national companies looking to recruit for; … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Arts Award Access Fund (England) – First 2017 Round Open The Arts Award Access Fund is designed to help registered Arts Award centres that are experiencing a lack of funds. The programme is active in arts centres, colleges and schools, … 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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FRESh Equality Forum on Pregnancy and Parenting

Fairness, Respect, Equality Shropshire (FRESh) invites you to the December Equality Forum on Thursday 8 December from 1.30 – 4.30 in Room SGH 019 at University Centre Shrewsbury, The Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury SY3 8HQ. This is a free, friendly and … Continue reading

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Last Chance To Vote For Your Local Aviva Community Fund Project!

Voting is now open for the Aviva Community Fund. Lots of voluntary and community organisations from across Shropshire are looking for your votes and now is your chance to make a real difference to a community project close to your … Continue reading

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New Tools To Help Charities Understand The Practice Of Impact

New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) has produced three new tools which they hope will help busy organisations improve their practice impact. The first tool ‘Measuring Up!’ helps organisations understand impact practice and to focus on what improvements are needed. There are … Continue reading

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Open University Launches First Free Online Course For Voluntary Sector Leaders

The course is targeted at learners who work or are aiming to work as paid members of staff or as volunteers in voluntary or community organisations. The Open University Business School has launched its first free online course to help … Continue reading

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Dragon’s Den Event

VCSA Members are invited to attend an event on the 16th February in association with the NHS Leadership Academy. The event is to be held at Warwick Conference Centre, Arden House, CV4 8UW. Part of the event will be in … Continue reading

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Consultation Opportunities

In accordance with mandatory requirements, Shropshire Council, as the admission authority for all of its community and voluntary controlled schools, has a duty to consult on proposed changes to admission arrangements. No significant changes are proposed to the arrangements for … Continue reading

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