Volunteers' Week 1-7 June 2019
30 May, 2019

 

To mark Volunteers’ Week (1-7 June 2019), let’s examine the huge range of volunteers in Bristol. People of all ages give their time and energy to charities, community groups and social enterprises in the city and, without their contributions, Bristol would be a less supportive and inclusive place.

21 May, 2019

 

Unite has published the findings of a survey revealing an epidemic of stress related illness mental health issues, charities and NGO staff.

The survey found that 80 per cent of respondents had experienced workplace stress in the last 12 months, while 42 per cent of respondents believed their job was not good for their mental health.

This course provides basic information and understanding for new trustees or those who want to refresh their understanding, of what a trustee is, their legal obligations and their role and responsibilities within an organisation.

What is this course about?
It does what it says on the tin! This course gives an overview of the roles and responsibilities of trustees and what it takes to do the role well.

What will you learn?

Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 17 September, 2019 -
18:00 to 20:30

Sometimes we want to focus attention on an event or idea, to gain support for a particular issue. This course will focus on the skills and techniques you need to communicate a specific message, raise awareness and build momentum, from using a marketing plan to reaching your audience through the right marketing materials.

You will learn to:

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 12 September, 2019 -
09:30 to 13:00
12 February, 2019

 

Advertorial content created by Voscur for Bristol City Council Fostering and Adoption

*THIS COURSE IS FULLY BOOKED - PLEASE SEE OUR UPCOMING JULY - AUGUST COURSE, PLACES STILL AVAILABLE*


Are you ready to kick start enterprising changes in your community?  Do you have an idea for a new project, social enterprise or community business and need help to get it off the ground? 

If so, Kick Start could be just what you need. It will help you to:

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 13 June, 2019 - 18:00 to Thursday, 11 July, 2019 - 21:00
1 November, 2018
Jenny Wildblook

Blog written by Jenny Wildblood, Development Officer (Funding).

 

 

Bristol Black History Month speakers: Esi Edugyan, David Olusoga, Chiddera Eggerue and Kamal Ahmed.
3 October, 2018

 

Our second member news report brings some exciting developments from some of the 600 Voscur members currently operating in Bristol and beyond. As you can see, it’s an exciting time for local VCSE organisations, with many reaching wider audiences than ever before.

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