On Thursday 6th June, members of the Volunteer Managers Network and our Volunteer Centre will be outside The Barge in Grimsby, along with Hattie the Community Bus, to hold a Volunteer Celebration Event. We’re there from 10am-3pm. If you’re a volunteer, thinking of volunteering, need volunteers or already host them, we’d love to see you during the day. For more information contact Liz at VANEL (email@example.com, 01472 231123).
Members of the Volunteer Development Service (VDS) along with VANEL staff getting ready for Volunteers Week 2019.
The Volunteer Managers Network has been getting ready for Volunteers Week too. Look forward to seeing you in Grimsby on the 6th June.
Armed Forces Day in Cleethorpes.
Facebook page is here https://www.facebook.com/events/363737721089162/
This is now the largest event on the East coast of England thanks to the support of our visitors, sponsors and local businesses. With a host of displays, parades, entertainment and trade stands we have something for everyone.
Up to date information about exhibitors and what’s happening here https://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/whats-on/whats-on-news/armed-forces-day-cleethorpes-army-2888276
VANEL staff and the IGNITE team will be at the event. And the Blue Lights Brigade team and plenty of volunteers will both have a stand and will be out and about throughout the weekend of the event. Come and say hello.
YMCA Humber are hosting a 175th Anniversary roadshow event at Grimsby Central Hall from 9th-12th September.
More details in Press Release here
contact YMCA direct for information.
The public day is 12th Sept and community day is 11th Sept.
As part of Heritage Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days, there is an open event at Cleethorpes Town Hall on Sat 14th September 2019
Meggies Heritage along with Cleethorpes Charter Trustees welcomes you to WWII Cleethorpes.
The exhibition focuses on local preparations for war, with highlights including healthcare pre-NHS, casualties and personal memories as well as Blitz Kidz DVD which evocatively explores wartime childhood.
Further information here https://www.heritagelincolnshire.org/heritage-open-days
NEL Council are holding a living well event on this date. More details to follow in due course.
Churches Together in N.E. Lincolnshire are hosting a day of information and reflection on Modern Slavery
Speaker: Bishop Alastair Redfern
Former Bishop of Derby and Anglican Co-ordinator of antislavery initiatives.
Tea and coffee available. Bring a packed lunch.
The event is free.
To book a place, contact Sr Bridgetta Rooney CSJP
Tel: 01472692370 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
An Older People’s Advice Day will take place at Cleethorpes Memorial Hall on the 2nd October.
It will be between 10am and 3pm. Information and guidance about a whole host of issues for older people.
VANEL will be there ready to talk to people about Volunteering and Big Local North Cleethorpes will be represented to share news about support for local people (including free IT support).
Save the date – Funding & Information Fair 2019!
Wednesday 6th November, 9:30am – 4.00pm, Centre4, Wootton Road, Grimsby, DN33 1HE.
Please note this event is only open to organisations who are based or work within North East Lincolnshire.
This will be our largest event to date. We are excited to announce ‘new to our funding fair’ funders will be attending this year – news to follow.
All funders and agencies will be available for one-to-one conversations on the day.
Booking information and a full agenda will be distributed nearer the time.