Category Archives: Events

Chiltern Community Grants Scheme 2013-14

Chiltern Community Awards 2013/14 Chiltern District Council’s Community Grants  scheme is now open to receive applications. The scheme offers funding of up to £2,000 to help support local voluntary groups deliver a range of services that add value and also enhance … Continue reading

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Our Big Gig ( England)

Superact has announced that “Our Big Gig” will be taking place throughout parks and town centres in the UK from the 11th – 14th July 2013.  This annual event aims to bring communities together to celebrate their local musical talents … Continue reading

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Awards for All

Awards for All For the last six months, the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) has been running a pilot in the West Midlands region giving groups the opportunity to apply for repeat and on-going activities under Awards for All, which was … Continue reading

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CIB Funding Advice Surgeries – places available in July

If your Buckinghamshire voluntary or community organisation would like a 45 minute one to one advice session on funding, we have places available at our funding surgery in  Denham. Details here.

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New! Funding Surgeries from Community Impact Bucks

Community Impact Bucks is holding a series of funding surgeries at various venues around the County for representatives of voluntary and community groups in Buckinghamshire. Groups are able to book a 45 minute one to one session with a member of the sustainability team … Continue reading

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Buckinghamshire Voluntary & Community sector- New directory of training opportunities just published

The second edition of the Bucks VCS training directory is now available covering training on offer to the voluntary and community sector from April through to July 2012. The training directory also contains information and web site links to key organisations … Continue reading

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BIG lottery South East: Free ‘Webinar’ training in the comfort of your own home (or office)

Is your community group based in the South East currently looking for funding between £300 and £10,000? If so The BIG lottery (South East region) is running a series of webinar training sessions for voluntary and community groups on how … Continue reading

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ESF funding: Another free training opportunity- 1st May at Saunderton near High Wycombe

Our colleagues at OCVA are running a free training session at the Clare Foundation on 1st May 2012 from 10 am – 1 pm for organisations interested in applying for ESF funding. The main focus of the European Social Fund Community … Continue reading

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National Council for Voluntary Organisations -Introduction to sustainable funding half day workshop

17th January at NCVO offices in London. NCVOs Sustainable Funding Project encourages and enables voluntary and community organisations to adopt a ‘rounded approach to sustainability.  This session gives people the awareness, understanding, enthusiasm and information to think further. The day is … Continue reading

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Guardian Professional article: Online fundraising is great for smaller charities – but which site?

 Guardian website has an interesting article on choosing the right site for online fundraising for smaller charities. It suggests which sites to use for online fundraising and gives some useful examples.  Click here to view the article –Voluntary Sector Network … Continue reading

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