Keep Thursday 6th April free as ‘Mini’ WE Day is returning to North East Lincolnshire for its third consecutive year. This years event “Social Action Club 2017” is being organised by founder of Counting Hope and Diana Award holder, Andy Green. The event is open to all school’s within Yorkshire and Humber, and is free to attend.
A heartwarming message from IGNITE Project Leader and Samaritans’ Volunteer Holly Almond. Holly is working with IGNITE to raise funds to redesign the Grimsby branch of the Samaritans. Holly wants to make the building a more uplifting place for service users and volunteers to visit, and make it friendly for disabled people.
We are pleased to report 18-year-old social action campaigner and friend of VANEL, Molly Dixon, has been awarded an Associate Fellowship with The Royal Commonwealth Society. The Diana Award holder received the honour following years of involvement with social action projects and community work. Read on to find out more.
CLS are offering free advice clinics on a range of subjects for social and community groups. They can offer practical advice on things such as protecting your family’s nest egg, inheritance tax, the importance of creating/updating your will, and planning for old age. For more information, or to arrange a talk, please contact Charissa Malpass. Tel. 0114 2300 265 ext: 274 . Email: Charissa.firstname.lastname@example.org
Read on to find out more about the latest conservation efforts from VANEL Member organisations Humber Nature Partnership and Humber Conservation Volunteers.
Our weekly roundup of news related to governance, trusteeship and leadership. This week a reminder about our next upcoming training sessions as well as some challenging and thought provoking articles for all trustees to consider.