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Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum

Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum is an umbrella organisation for voluntary and community organisations in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Our aim is to work with others to create a thriving voluntary sector that effectively serves Cornwall and its people.

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New plan launched to help Social Enterprises thrive in Cornwall

Posted on September 11, 2014 by Claire in Convergence, Future Skills, News, VSF Latest

A new plan has been put in place to help Social Enterprises in Cornwall to identify challenges and opportunities and develop their activity in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Ahead of the UK’s first ever ‘Social Saturday’ on 13th September, Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum (Cornwall VSF) has published the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly: Social Enterprise Zone Strategy 2014 – 2020, which looks at ways we can develop Cornwall’s economy and reinvest the profit to maximise social impact. Read more »

Local businesses offer professional expertise to charities in Cornwall

Posted on June 20, 2014 by Claire in News, Support, VSF Latest

A new Cornish initiative has been launched which will see local businesses offer professional expertise and advice to charities and voluntary organisations in Cornwall. ‘Community Assist’, which is funded by the European Social Fund, will draw from a network of professional firms to provide free advice and support to local voluntary and community groups. Read more »

Grants available for organisations working to support offenders and ex-offenders

Posted on September 16, 2014 by Claire in Funding, News

The Triangle Trust is now inviting applicants for Development Grants from organisations whose sole purpose is to support the rehabilitation of offenders or ex-offenders. Read more »

Survey of Social Enterprises in Cornwall

Posted on September 16, 2014 by Claire in News

Social Enterprise UK have been working on a census to support their annual survey of social enterprises and are asking all designated Social Enterprise places including Cornwall to complete the survey. Read more »

Cornwall Mobility to host open day in Truro

Posted on September 15, 2014 by Derek Williams in News, VCS Events

Cornwall Mobility, who specialise in all aspects of independent living and mobility, will be holding an open day on Thursday 18th September from 11am – 3pm at North Buildings, Royal Cornwall Hospital. Read more »

New contact for VSF news stories

Posted on September 15, 2014 by Claire in News, VSF Latest

There will be some changes to the Cornwall VSF team in the next few weeks and we’d like to keep you up to date. Read more »

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