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Volunteers and the Law

This session focusses on the legal obligations of managing volunteers.

The aim of the session is to give coordinators of volunteers a better understanding of their legal obligations in managing their volunteers effectively. It covers such things as employment law, health and safety and lone working.

29 June, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:30
Delivered via Zoom
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Macc Webinar: Introduction to Digital Fundraising

Fundraising is an essential part of every voluntary sector organisation’s daily activity.

As people’s activity shifts more and more into the digital world, fundraising activity needs to follow.

This new webinar, delivered by members of the capacity building team, will outline some basic principles of digital fundraising, linking it to digital marketing and how the two can work together to produce the best results for your organisation.

This is an introductory session and will introduce some tools which attendees can then explore further.

20 May, 2021 - 13:00 to 14:30
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Macc Webinar: Bid Writing

Bid Writing is an essential skill when it comes to securing funding for your organisation. This webinar is ideal for staff or volunteers who are responsible for writing funding applications.

Participants must be from voluntary community or social enterprise organisations within the city of Manchester.  

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23 June, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:30

Macc Webinar: Corporate Fundraising (2 sessions)

Increasing your knowledge of Corporate Fundraising will help you to develop new business relationships and diversify your organisation’s potential income.

In doing so, you have the potential to increase your organisation’s financial sustainability, aiding you in meeting your organisation’s objectives.

This practical learning session is designed to support fundraisers and non-profit organisations to increase their Corporate Fundraising success.

10 June, 2021 - 09:30 to 17 June, 2021 - 11:30

Macc Webinar: Funding Your Project - searching for funds

Are you looking for funding for your project? Do you know where to search what funding is available? What sources of funding are available?

A workshop specifically for voluntary community organisations in the city of Manchester who are looking to find funding for their projects / organisations.

This webinar will focus on demonstrating the Funding Portal - our free online funding search engine and help identify sources of funding available for VCSE groups.

26 May, 2021 - 13:00 to 14:00

Juggle, dance, create! The Owl and the Coconut

27 April, 2021 - 11:00 to 12:00

This one hour Zoom session will give you space to chill out and have a creative play and mess around with whatever art materials you have to hand, even if that is the back of an envelope and a ball point pen.

In the workshop, Gemma will guide you through mindful meditations and simple art making to move from the busyness of the mind to the expansive, restful space of the heart connecting with your creative playful side.

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Juggle, dance, create! The Circus House

24 March, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:00

A brief description of The Circus House

The Circus House CIC is nearly 10 years young! They are a social circus in central Manchester. They are passionate about using circus as a tool to build resilient members of communities. From youth circus sessions, including performing in shows and going on trips, to adult weekly fitness circus or therapeutic circus sessions. They pride themselves on having compassionate teachers and a welcoming community. 

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Winter Resilience 1: Sharing your Resilient Ideas

15 December, 2020 - 12:00 to 13:00

Earlier in the year, Macc held a couple of webinars looking at individual and team resilience. As we move in to the winter months, our routines have to change and we will be tackling real challenges, both personally and at work.
In this webinar, we will explore the key aspects of winter resilience, the specific current challenges you might be facing, and you will have the opportunity to both share your personal challenges and to offer your ideas to help others.

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What you need to know about the end of furlough and the new Job Support Scheme

20 October, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:00

Join us for this free one hour interactive webinar which will provide information on the end of the furlough scheme and how to use the new Job Support Scheme.

The Government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will end on 31 October and is being replaced by the Job Support Scheme. Many VCSE organisations will need to know the details of this new scheme and how they can support their staff through this process.

In this webinar, to be delivered by Michael Crowther and Alacoque Marvin from Wrigleys LLP, they will discuss:

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