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All Capacity Building

Team Building

Course Tutors: Marcus Drummond

A strong, trusting team can greatly increase the effectiveness and impacts of a project. This course aims to empower delegates to understand the principals of how different teams work, and strengthen their own group to the advantage of their project, and eventual beneficiaries.

This course will enable participants to:-

2 October, 2018 - 09:30 to 3 October, 2018 - 16:00
Trafford Hall, Ince Lane, Wimbolds, Trafford, Chester, CH2 4JP

Working on a Committee (2 days)

Course Tutors: Eileen Adams and Tim Morton – Engage Associates

This course is for people who are part of a community group who want to run their meetings well and get the business done. It will give you the chance to reflect and develop your skills and help you to understand the roles and responsibilities so that your group can work more effectively together.

This course will enable participants to:-

26 September, 2018 - 09:30 to 27 September, 2018 - 16:00
Trafford Hall, Ince Lane, Wimbolds, Trafford, Chester, CH2 4JP

Magic Little Grants

30 Aug 2018 - 12:33 by michelle.foster

Localgiving has teamed up with the Postcode Community Trust to provide over 400 grants of £500 to small charities and community groups. Thanks to support from the players of People's Postcode Lottery, the Magic Little Grants Fund provides small charities and community groups the opportunity to access funding to deliver engaging physical activities, which help to overcome barriers to participation. Magic Little Grants

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Successful Premises Management - What you need to know

UK’s leading property advice charity the Ethical Property Foundation is delighted to offer this free property workshop for not for profit organisations in partnership with Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre.

Venue: Langworthy Cornerstone, 451 Liverpool St, Salford M6 5QQ

Workshop incl. Lunch 10am - 1.30pm,

1:1 Advice Clinic 1.30pm - 3.30pm

You will work with real life case studies from similar organisations and learn to:

23 January, 2019 - 10:00 to 15:30
Langworthy Cornerstone, 451 Liverpool Street, Salford, M6 5QQ

VCS Infrastructure Focus Sessions

30 Aug 2018 - 12:06 by michelle.foster

We have been asked by colleagues at Manchester City Council and Manchester Health & Care Commissioning to circulate the following information:

As part of the Joint (MCC and MHCC) review of the VCS infrastructure contracts we have with Macc, we are running some focus group sessions in September which we welcome you to attend. This will provide an opportunity to meet with us face to face and tell us about your experiences working with Macc and to help shape what the future VCS infrastructure support contract should look like.

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One Manchester Community Soup funding applications open

24 Aug 2018 - 11:11 by michelle.foster

The fantastic work carried out in your community makes a huge difference to the wellbeing of residents. That is why One Manchester are working with groups by awarding money from their Community Soup fund. One Manchester

So, if your community group or project helps people get out of the house, reduces money worries or improves the health of residents, One Manchester want to hear from you. Think of the difference the funding could make.

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Justice and Equality Fund – Now’s the time

24 Aug 2018 - 11:09 by michelle.foster

Rosa want to amplify the voices of all the individuals and groups who are calling for an end to sexual harassment and abuse, in their workplaces and in their communities. Rosa want to add their support to those organisations who are seeking to establish what works in changing the culture of impunity and preventing future harassment and abuse. Now's the time

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£2 million Youth strand of the Building Connections Fund opens

17 Aug 2018 - 10:13 by michelle.foster

Eligible charities and community organisations from across England can apply for up to £80,000 from the Building Connections Fund Youth strand, to expand or enhance their work tackling youth loneliness. Coop Foundation

Funding, delivered by the Co-op Foundation, is available for projects that support any groups of young people within the most deprived 30% areas of England.

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The NHS explained: how the health system in England really works: Online course

17 Aug 2018 - 10:01 by michelle.foster

The NHS is a unique health care system placed above the Royal Family and the BBC as a source of national pride. But how much do you know about the history of the NHS and how it all works and fits together? What will it look like in the future? The King's Fund

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