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Getting Involved – New NCVO Publication

This month, NCVO launched a new publication, Getting Involved: How people make a difference (pdf, 3.4MB). Drawing on extensive data from a range of sources, Getting Involved looks at the many ways in which different people participate in society, including charitable giving, … Continue reading

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Beechtree Community Centre Newsletter

Click here to read the latest newsletter from The Beechtree Community Centre including: Current News Into Work Project Fundraising On-going Activities On going Activities Project updates Volunteering Café Information Funders

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Volunteer At Citizen’s Advice Shropshire

                             

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50+ Volunteering Evidence Review

OCS has announced the 50+ Volunteering Evidence Review, in partnership with the Centre for Ageing Better, looking at how to enable more people aged 50 and over to contribute their time, skills and experience to their communities. The evidence review … 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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The Community Life Survey Results Published

The Community Life Survey is an annual survey of trends and developments in social action and community empowerment. The survey was carried out with adults (over 16) in England and looks at community cohesion and engagement. You can find a … Continue reading

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Annual Survey Says Volunteering Down

The Government has published findings from its Community Life Survey and the headline figures suggest volunteering is down. This survey is held annually to track trends and developments in areas that encourage social action and empower communities. The survey found … Continue reading

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Volunteers Urgently Needed For Oswestry Age UK Charity Shop

News from our partners Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin is looking for more volunteers who are willing to give some of their time to its Oswestry charity shop. The charity furniture shop on … Continue reading

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National Updates: The General Election 2017

Following the election, the government has announced a replacement for Rob Wilson, the former Civil Society Minister who lost his Reading East seat. Rather than a straight replacement the charities brief has been given to Tracey Crouch MP who is … Continue reading

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NCVO Event: Assessing The Impact Of Your Volunteers

Assessing the impact of your volunteers When: 24 May, 09.30-16.30 Where: NCVO Conference Suite, London The Volunteering Impact Assessment Toolkit (VIAT) produced by the Institute for Volunteering Research (IVR) and NCVO can help you measure and demonstrate the impact of … Continue reading

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