If you’re responsible for looking after volunteers then the Volunteer Managers Network (VMN) is here to support you. Our next meeting is on 15th March at St Andrews Hospice in Grimsby and you’re invited to attend. Read on for the agenda for the meeting, venue, timings and how to book. (VMN members attend for free. Small charge for non-members). This months meeting includes a talk on GDPR and looking ahead to Volunteers’ Week. Read on for all the details.
Monthly Archives: February 2018
There’s no escaping it. GDPR is coming. And we (you) need to be ready (by 25th May 2018 ideally). I’ll share information, news and resources about it regularly now in the build up to May. So here’s the latest update. A couple of useful new resources and a new “GDPR basics” training workshop from VANEL coming up near Easter.
The Ethical Property Foundation are gathering responses to their Charity Property Matters Survey 2018 to give the third sector a louder voice when it comes to property issues. Read on to find out more about the survey and how you can take part. It will only take you 10 minutes and they’d appreciate your feedback on property issues.
Our occasional roundup of Funding related news and information. This week – new funding round announced for HYA, CRF deadline getting close, a roundup of possible funding that you might find relevant, information about support you can get from VANEL to help with your funding and a reminder about the updates to the Fundraising Code which you’ll need to be aware of. Read on for all the details.
As part of national Visit My Mosque Day last week, Grimsby Islamic Cultural Centre at Grimsby Mosque invited the public into a day of culture, prayer, information, food and more! Members of the VANEL team visited and enjoyed the experience and Peter and Liz have written up the story of the day. Read about the event.
Half-term is a good time to catch up with busy students. So the IGNITE team arranged a week long programme of training courses during half-term week recently in order to reach the young people other courses might not reach. Read on to find out what we were up to.
Our weekly roundup of news related to governance, trusteeship and leadership: Some new useful tools to use when assessing your governance using the new Charity Governance Code and a vitally important update on serious incident reporting – something ALL your trustees need to read.
On 21st April at Grimsby Central Hall, Grimsby Philharmonic Society will be presenting a concert featuring works from Vivaldi (Gloria) and Haydn. One night and two great pieces. Tickets available now via the Central Hall box office. Read on for poster/flyer, ticket prices, timings and booking information.
Shoreline Housing Partnership have a fundraising event taking place on Friday 20th April. It’s 1940s themed and by attending you’ll be raising money for a good cause whilst having a great time. Read on for flyer, details and how to book.
“Pride of Plate” is back for another vegan cake competition and fundraiser at Moon on the Water in Cleethorpes on 25th February. Read on to find out more. See you there for a slice of cake!