This briefing offers an opportunity for the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector in Bristol, Bath and North East Somerset and South Gloucestershire to meet together, to share views and concerns, and to debate and discuss the consultation launched by the Secretary of State and the three councils for the creation of a new Mayoral Combined Authority.

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 3 August, 2016 -
10:00 to 12:30

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 2 November, 2016 -
16:00 to 20:00

The VCS Grants Prospectus is a new fund of up to £5m per year focussed on reducing disadvantage and inequality, and increased ability to self-manage and cope. At the event participants will be able to choose from a range of training workshops to help their organisations get ready for applying. These workshops will include: funding and finance; quality and risk; resilience and assets; impact and change. Further details to follow.

Further details to follow.

Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 12 July, 2016 -
09:30 to 16:00

This session will focus on the prospectus impact model and how applicants can demonstrate outcomes and impact. The ‘theory of change’ will cover considerations such as:

  • What is the thing that needs to be addressed?
  • Who will benefit?
  • What will change as result of your project?
  • How do you know it will work?
  • How will you know it has worked?
Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 19 July, 2016 -
13:00 to 15:30

With a strong emphasis in the prospectus on collaboration and working together, Voscur’s support offer includes this event which will outline ways of working together (different forms of collaboration) and introduce potential partners to each other.

Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 19 July, 2016 -
10:00 to 12:30

Join us at Stockwood Library for a celebration of volunteers all over Bristol, chat to a volunteer advisor about finding a volunteer opportunity that suits you, and even give micro-volunteering a try!

With stalls from Linkage sharing information about their Stockwood Hub which provides activities and volunteering opportunities for over 55s.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 9 June, 2016 -
14:00 to 16:00

Join us at Avonmouth Library for a celebration of volunteers, chat to a volunteer advisor about finding a volunteer opportunity that suits you, and even give micro-volunteering a try!

Date/Time: 
Monday, 6 June, 2016 -
10:00 to 12:30

Join us at Junction 3 for an evening celebration of volunteers all over Bristol, chat to a volunteer advisor about finding a volunteer opportunity that suits you, and even give micro-volunteering a try!

Featuring:

Bristol Food Network's Get Growing Trail, with information on how you can turn your windowsill into your own garden and free Good Food Guides

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 1 June, 2016 -
16:30 to 18:30

As part of our Volunteers Week celebrations, we would like to invite you to join us for our next Volunteer Organisers' Forum on Thursday 2nd June 1-4pm.  We want to celebrate with you the fantastic volunteers taking part in so many different projects.  We also want to recognise the energy and effort of volunteer organisers across the city who enable volunteering to be meaningful, well supported, well managed, and enjoyable.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 2 June, 2016 -
13:00 to 16:00

Pop in to speak to one of our advisors about finding a suitable volunteer match for you... Available every Tuesday and Wednesday 11am-3pm.

Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 14 June, 2016 -
11:15 to 15:00

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