Jenny Hodson will never grow old and lives by her mantra: “You can’t stay young forever, but you can be immature for the rest of your life.” Jenny leads our IGNITE team and has just completed a wingwalk for charity. Read on to find out about her impressive life of volunteering.
It’s time for a change in the team at IGNITE. We’ve said goodbye to Dan, Nicole, Danielle and Ellie as part of the planning changeover as we start a new academic year. And Jean-Louis is staying on and has been joined this week by Kirsty, Shaun and Jessica. Victoria and Jenny are of course still here for the long haul! Read on for our goodbyes to our former colleagues and hello and welcome to the new members of the team who you’ll be dealing with at IGNITE over the coming year.
Danielle from the IGNITE team at VANEL is delivering “Money for Life” training in North East Lincolnshire. Read her story about this training and the difference it is making
Last weekend saw the second run of the Pride of Plate cake bake off event in Cleethorpes. This was a charity fundraising event organised by one of the IGNITE youth volunteers. Read on for the story.
“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!
It’s a fresh new year for the VANEL IGNITE Team. We’ve got a new member of staff and there are events coming up as soon as this weekend. Read on to meet Olivia, find out about our Gig on 6th Jan, River Care, our communications workshops and more.
Between 15th and 17th December, the Cleethorpes Christmas Market took place at Pier Gardens in Cleethorpes. Despite freezing December weather the team from VANEL were there talking to the market visitors. Read on for a report back from the team attending the event which was organised by Event Show Support.
The IGNITE team are now trained up as Money Matters trainers to help talk to young people about better money management. Find out more about the Money Matters training that we can help with or offer to other young people, and find out about key issues that concern young people about their money.