World Oceans Day this year is on 8th June and on the weekend before – 3rd June – VANEL and the IGNITE team are holding a World Oceans Day event in Cleethorpes. Come and join in. Read on for all the details and don’t forget to hold the date.
Event related news
It’s a little way off yet, but it will be Volunteers’ Week again in June and VANEL and the IGNITE team are once again getting involved in a V:EXPO event. This time there are local events across Lincolnshire and ours, in Grimsby, is on 5th June. So read on for the early information about the event so you can reserve the date in your diary.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Final reminder that The Ethical Property Foundation will be delivering a workshop in Grimsby on 30th January to support groups which have premises to understand how to better make use of them and potentially save money. The workshop will include many useful, practical tips and advice on ensuring a property is a boost, not a burden to an organisation. Read on for all the details and how to book.
The Ethical Property Foundation will be delivering a workshop in Grimsby on 30th January, hosted by the North Bank Forum to support groups which have premises to understand how to better make use of them and potentially save money. The workshop will include many useful, practical tips and advice on ensuring a property is a boost, not a burden to an organisation. Read on for all the details and how to book.
This February half term, (12th – 16th), brings about a series of free* workshops designed by the IGNITE team. Communications. The joys of Coding. Food. Money. Consultations… There is plenty happening. Read on for all the details.
Plans are underway for the return of the popular V:Expo during Volunteers Week 2018 in June. It’s all at a very early stage of planning but read on to see what is planned and keep an eye out for future news.