Learning from Lockdown: tracking stories of change using the QuIP methodology

22 October, 2020 - 14:57


For our next Learning from Lockdown, we’re going back to the start of the year to review the drivers of change in the VCSE before the pandemic hit.


Charity trustees are #NeverMoreNeeded - now is the time to join Voscur's board

15 October, 2020 - 22:06


Charities and social enterprises have never needed strong leadership more than during this year. Local voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations have proved themselves to be a backbone for communities everywhere. As an integral part of Bristol's communities for over 20...

Voscur Chief Executive recognised with an MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours 

12 October, 2020 - 14:00

Voscur Chief Executive recognised with an MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours 

Voscur’s Chief Executive, Sandra Meadows, has been recognised with an MBE in the Queen’s 2020 Birthday Honours list. Her MBE is in recognition of her service to the community of Bristol over 30...

Charity Commission extends online AGM legislation

6 October, 2020 - 14:58


The Charity Commission has extended legislation allowing charities to hold online AGMs to 30 December.

The section of the...

Good Things Foundation launches digital blueprint for the UK

29 September, 2020 - 19:51

The Good Things Foundation has launched a new ‘Blueprint for a 100% Digitally Included UK’.

It is calling upon the government and other organisations to level-up opportunity and #FixTheDigitalDivide.


New report highlights the impact of COVID-19 on Bristol’s VCSE sector

29 September, 2020 - 16:07


Black South West Network (BSWN) has completed new research highlighting the impact that COVID-19 has had on Bristol’s VCSE sector.

The report, Priority Areas for Investment for an...

VCSE organisations to benefit from new digital advertising VAT rules

16 September, 2020 - 15:09


Organisations which invest in digital advertising are set to make large VAT savings after HM Revenue & Customs issued updated guidance on...

Learning from Lockdown: Governance and Zoom

10 September, 2020 - 17:38

Blog written by Lin Whitfield, Chair of Trustees at Voscur


Do you remember the old days...

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Special offer for new CFG members when you join this September

8 September, 2020 - 12:03


Advertorial content created by CFG, for Voscur

The coronavirus pandemic in 2020 has affected non-profit...

Mental health online learning

Free mental health courses for VCSE sector workers, from Thrive Bristol

7 September, 2020 - 15:43


Thrive Bristol is offering a range of free mental health courses, delivered online, to people who work or volunteer in the city's Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector. The courses focus on general wellbeing, principles of mental health, resilience, suicide awareness...