CERT have a number of speed briefings for the VCS in the new year.
Monthly Archives: December 2014
As VANEL has been moving out of our 14 Town Hall Street into new offices, we’ve left behind a number of items of furniture which are now surplus to our requirements and really could do with new homes. All the furniture is well used of course, but in good enough condition to be useful elsewhere. […]
Up to 20 small £100 grants will be handed out before Christmas to groups who complete an online form and meet the right criteria.
Since our AGM in September, we have been listening carefully to our member organisations about the kind of services they currently need. The consensus has been around more support for volunteers; group resource development work and assistance with governance. Read more about what we are doing immediately about this.
We’ve been busy hosting 1:1 discussions this week between groups and the Big Lottery local funding officer for our region. Read on for a few more details and how to put your name down for the next opportunities to have a discussion.
Are you a new charity Trustee? Or has your charity taken on newer Trustees who may not be familiar with the role? This training course in January might be the way for you to learn more.
Do you and your organisation need a bit of help with your IT? Would you like some advice or support from a volunteer who might know a bit more about the technology than yourself? Find out how we can help.
What has technology got to do with Trustees? A lot. As Trustees/a board you need to help lead and drive your organisation, and technology has a key role to play in this. Read more thoughts on “Technology and Trustees” and about how we can help.