On Wednesday 16th May 2018 the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) media team issued a press release announcing that VANEL has been awarded a grant through the Connected Communities Innovation Fund. Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire (VANEL) is one of 16 organisations selected from 400 applicants to take part in the Connected […]
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Book before Tuesday 8th May and join us to share your 2018 Volunteers Week plans or if you are stuck for ideas, come along and find out how other organisations say thank you to their volunteers during this special week, 1st to 7th June. Read on for all the details.
North East Lincolnshire Community Safety Partnership Crime Reduction Fund 2018/19 is now open for round 1
After a highly successful funding programme during 2017/18, the Crime Reduction Fund (CRF) is opening up once again. The first round is now open (until 14th June). So have a read about the criteria, what was successfully funded previously and then get in touch about your own project.
You will no doubt have received lots of emails recently from any business you connect with talking to you about GDPR. Well VANEL will be no different. Watch out for emails from us, but read on now to find out more about how GDPR is going to affect your e-newsletters and communication from us.
As part of the VANEL IGNITE programme (funded via Big Lottery) we are looking for four new final year degree students to join the team part-time starting in September 2018. Read on for all the details and please tell anyone you know who you think might be interested.
Next week – “Facing up to a Digital World” workshop. Do you need help getting to grips with IT? Come along
How are you, your staff & volunteers, your management and board with all this technology & IT? Is your website working well? Are you ready for a world of artificial intelligence and big data, or are you struggling to get the printer to work? Quote from a conference this week: “A charity that isn’t future literate is irrelevant at best…”. Strong stuff. Come along to our digital workshop to get on top of tech.
IGNITE has an event organised with a local school as part of this national initiative (read on to find out the story) as the IGNITE team are continuing their interest in environmental projects. Find out more about activities including ours
The IGNITE team have organised a Dementia Friends session at VANEL offices on 14th May for anyone who wishes to become a ‘Dementia Friend’ and increase their knowledge on the lives of people living with Dementia. Read on for the details.