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Macc: How to Run an AGM

Running a successful AGM and ensuring that trustee responsibilities have been fulfilled as well as utilising the opportunity for the benefit of the organisation. This includes an understanding of the Charity Commission guidelines for running AGMS, including understanding of who the charities’ members are from the governing document of their organisation.

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12 June, 2024 - 14:00 to 15:00

Macc: Negotiating Skills & Conflict Resolution

This is an interactive online workshop designed to help participants increase their understanding of conflict and the use of negotiation skills to manage it. Focussed on charities and the voluntary sector, participants will be able to understand the sources of conflict, how to manage it and become more effective in dealing with it in their organisations.

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11 June, 2024 - 17:30 to 18:30

Macc: Choosing Your Structure

A webinar specifically for VCSE groups within the city of Manchester looking at how to choose the right structure for your organisation. .

Are you thinking of formalising and incorporating your voluntary and community organisation?

This webinar offers the opportunity to explore if the structure you are considering is best suited to the purpose of your organisation and to help you understand what next steps you need to take to adopt a suitable structure.

It will also be a good opportunity to meet a number of other groups who are setting out on the same journey.

4 July, 2024 - 13:00 to 15:30
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GM Systems Leadership: Keeping Change Going - Leading Through Uncertainty

How can you work with complex issues in shifting and uncertain environments: when you’re looking to address inequalities or any of the wider determinants of health, in a world of multiple financial and operational pressures.  

It can be hard to keep change going, for yourself and others.  So in this session, we look at how you can take people with you and retain their commitment, alongside looking after yourself, using approaches that will actually help.  

11 June, 2024 - 10:00 to 12:00
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Introduction to working with business for your VCSE organisation

Would you like to explore what working with businesses could look like for your organisation?

This is an introductory session is aimed at voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) groups who support people and causes in Manchester and are interested in developing meaningful relationships with local businesses.

You will:

12 September, 2024 - 10:00 to 12:30
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State of the Manchester VCSE Sector 2021 Report Launch – Creating the future

7 December, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:30

"This is a report about the past, but it has to start a conversation about the future." This Manchester Voluntary Sector Assembly event will launch the State of the Manchester VSCE 2021 report, talk about its findings and you will have the chance to discuss with VCSE colleagues what the future could look like and how we can work towards this together.

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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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