New fund to tackle loneliness through youth social action

13 June, 2017 - 12:29

 

The Co-op Foundation is working together with the #iwill campaign to create a £2 million fund that will grow our youth loneliness network.

The first round of this fund is now open.

Charities working with...


The VCSE sector must be influential: this expert-led webinar can help

7 June, 2017 - 15:04
 
It is well understood that the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector benefits from having a strong voice, and in turn, our partners benefit from our perspective and expertise. 
 
Engaging with local politicians helps VCSE organisations to...

Austerity bites: two thirds of charities are subsidising public sector contracts

2 June, 2017 - 13:16
 
A race to the bottom to deliver public sector contracts for less is causing a crisis in the relationship between charities and the state. A recent report by New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) found that two-...

Have your say: your chance to meet the West of England’s Metro Mayor

2 June, 2017 - 12:15
 
Voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations from across the West of England have a chance to hear from the Conservative Metro Mayor, Tim Bowles, at a special event...

Health and Social Care and the General Election

2 June, 2017 - 11:31

 

This General Election, VCSE organisations working in Health and Social Care can get the latest updates from all political parties, along with policy analysis, thanks to a helpful...


Southmead Fourteen Community Plan- Invitation to Tender – Southmead Fourteen Disability Project

1 June, 2017 - 16:09

 

Invitation to Tender – Southmead Fourteen Disability Project

Fee - £20,000 incl. VAT and all expenses

  1. Introduction

What is the Fourteen Programme?

Fourteen is a £3.5m national...


Continuing campaigning in the midst of party politics

1 June, 2017 - 10:40
 
Voscur have received the following statement from NCVO about charity campaigning ahead of the general election. We wanted to share this with our members so that you can feel confident in your campaigning and continue your great work in Bristol and beyond.
 
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Bristol’s Quality of Life survey - help inform local service provision

31 May, 2017 - 12:22
 
Bristol’s Quality of Life survey provides an annual snapshot of people’s lifestyles and how they feel about living in Bristol. It gives local residents an opportunity to voice their opinions about living in Bristol, local public services, and what they think needs to be done...

Bristol Communities Statement following terror attack at Manchester Arena

31 May, 2017 - 11:38
 
Following the recent devastating events in Manchester, a collection of Bristol VCSE sector groups, local institutions and faith groups have come together to put out a Communities Statement to the people of Bristol and beyond.
 
Inspired by the courage and...

Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme (UK)

26 May, 2017 - 14:12

 

State funded schools as well as dedicated schools that do not have or want to improve their libraries can apply for funding through the Foyles Foundation Schools Library Programme. Priority will be given to primary schools and to funding library books.

The Foundation will also...


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