News: Sector News

Office for Civil Society: Preparing for EU Exit

12th February

The Office for Civil Society aims to support civil society during the process of EU exit and have published a special bulletin which will be of interest to the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector.

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Tracy White in Buzz Gallery, Animations and Illustrations in Buzz Gallery

12th February

Local Artist and ROAR member Tracy White will be holding a solo exhibition in Buzz Gallery from 12th of February – 8th March (open 10am-3pm).

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Power to Change Bright Ideas fund now open

12th February

The Bright Ideas Fund supports new community business ideas through the start-up and planning stages with tailored business support, to the implementation stage with grants of up to £15,000.

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Yorkshire Bank grants for Bike Libraries

12th February

Are you a not-for-profit agency in Yorkshire and interested in setting up a Bike Library? If so grants of up to £5,000 are available from Yorkshire Bank's Bike Libraries fund.

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Rotherham Friendship Lunches

11th February

Home Instead Senior Care Rotherham sponsors regular monthly Rotherham Friendship Lunches in different parts of the Borough with good food and live entertainment.

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Suicide Prevention E-Learning for the VCS

11th February

Public Health Engiand and NHS Health Eduction England have developed an online learning programme to help people feel more confident to talk about suicide.

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Time Well Spent: A National Survey on the Volunteering Experience

11th February

Time Well Spent is a major new report into the volunteering experience, published by NCVO in January 2019. The survey focuses on volunteering through groups, clubs and organisations and includes data on recent volunteers, but also lapsed volunteers and non-volunteers.

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Returners Fund Supporting People Back into Work After Caring

11th February

The Returners Fund offers grants to projects which help people to return to work in the private sector. These projects…

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Beacon Workshops for Chairs leading smaller charities

7th February

Bookings are now open for the third workshop from the Association of Chairs, Managing Relationships and Board Dynamics, which aims to provide you with practical guidance and tools to help you manage dynamics amongst your trustees.

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Healthy Heart Grants

7th February

Heart Research UK and SUBWAY offer Healthy Heart Grants of up to £10,000 to community projects that focus on heart health and promote healthier, happier longer lives for everyone.

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