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Spirit of Manchester Story Week 2020 – No Going Back

12 Aug 2020 - 11:56 by michelle.foster

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Are you a Manchester voluntary, community and social enterprise sector organisation?

Would you like to share a story of your new everyday activity, as part of the 2020 Spirit of Manchester Story Week in September?

We are looking for 20 VCSE organisations to share their stories during the week of 21-25 September.

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The National Lottery Community Fund commits £1.4 million to a new partnership with Global Fund for Children

10 Aug 2020 - 13:10 by michelle.foster

national lottery community fundThe National Lottery Community Fund has announced that it is committing £1.4 million to a new partnership with Global Fund for Children.

The investment will support the co-creation and delivery of the Phoenix Fund, a new black and ethnic minority-led fund, that will support communities and BAME leadership practice in England.

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Covid-19 peer support webinars for VCSE leaders

7 Aug 2020 - 14:44 by cheryl.mcalister

Institute for Voluntary Action Research are running peer support sessions that create space for VCSE leaders to relieve some of the stress and uncertainty they are facing, through advice and reassurance from their peers.

Who is this for?

Leaders of smaller VCSE organisations.

What kind of space is it?

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ALL FM's free radio training for those at risk

6 Aug 2020 - 15:30 by michelle.foster

Got those COVID blues? Feeling low? In need of a little support?

ALL FM are offering free radio training and they will train you online to make a radio show in a small group. You don’t have to be technical – no experience is needed

For more information email: ed@allfm.org

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Report: Responding to COVID-19 – Developing social contact models in a time of social distancing

6 Aug 2020 - 13:53 by michelle.foster

ambition for ageingConcurrent with tighter new rules for Greater Manchester announced last Thursday, Ambition for Ageing have released a new report to help build more effective social connection projects for older people during the new operating environment of COVID-19.

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Aviva Community Fund – Round 4 2020 open for applications

6 Aug 2020 - 13:48 by michelle.foster

aviva community fundEvery three months, £250,000 will be shared equally among Aviva’s UK employees to donate to the projects that matter to them most. Each charity can apply for funding of up to a maximum of £50,000 and Aviva employees will decide how the funding is distributed.

Aviva want to support forward-thinking causes that are helping push communities forward, so your submitted project must:

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The 2020 National Lottery Awards

6 Aug 2020 - 13:46 by michelle.foster

national lottery awardsNominations for the 2020 National Lottery Awards are now open.

The National Lottery Awards celebrate the ordinary people who do extraordinary things with the help of National Lottery funding.

This year, for the first time, the Awards will, honour individuals who have made an extraordinary impact in their community especially those who have adapted during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

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