Four government consultations around women’s experiences of endometriosis, mental health tribunal reforms, freeports (ie economic regeneration proposals) and embryo storage.
Charity Bank has published its UK Social Sector Health Check, looking at how charities are finding the current climate, and anticipating the road ahead. Free copies available.
The Government’s Rural Development Programme for England is open for new applications, especially for not-for-profits in the rural tourism infrastructure category.
It’s awards season – is there anyone you could nominate to recognise their work in the Charity Governance Awards, Charity Awards, or Business Charity Awards?
Community Led Local Development has put out a call for Workspace and Natural & Heritage Assets Projects funded under the ERDF and ESF. Deadline 22 November.
New report ‘How funders can do more to support the resilience of small charities’ from the Charities Aid Foundation, also looking at what charities can do.
Future plans for Cornwall VSF, plus a Members questionnaire, and trustee recruitment – please share with your contacts!
If you are based, or operate, in the Saltash Area, make sure you get involved with the #Saltash Neighbourhood Plan, which is open for consultation for 8 weeks. #neighbourhoodplanning
People and Gardens are sending a team of 8 to South Africa to work with The Genesis Project, which supports those affected by HIV and AIDS. Can you help them with their fundraising?
Calling all social enterprises – there is a research project being carried out for Social Enterprise UK on the state of the SE sector – not charities! Can you spare them some time to answer a few questions?
Find out how you can measure the impact of your website, and improve it, using tools developed by Inspiring Impact.
Have your say on the Local Industrial Strategy for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly – DEADLINE MONDAY 8 APRIL
Deadline of Monday for organisations to have their say on the Local Industrial Strategy for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, to help shape the economic strategy for the future. Voluntary organisations’ views needed!
Funding opportunities for – engaging people in ecology, encouraging young people in volunteering, tech for good, teaching swimming, or financial awareness to children, and peace, security, and sustainability.
Various funding opportunities – helping homeless people, and isolated and marginalised women return to work, grants for websites, and as a provider for confidence and experience training for carers.
Find out about the latest news from the Growth Programme – transport links to the Scillies, Living Well to Work project, and digital support.
Find out how your organisation can benefit from funding given to Cornwall Museums Partnership to improve digital leadership in the charities sector.
Early-stage community businesses are invited to apply for a 12-day learning programme and up to £10k to increase their trading – deadline 14 Feb so hurry!
Cross-sector events – Cornwall Business Awards, and Cornwall Skills Show, plus an Apprenticeships workshop to find out how to get the best out of yours.
Grants for small charities providing care for older people, rural community projects, delivering services to deprived families, and refurbishing veterans’ community centres.
A new Civil Society Strategy from the government sets out how government will work with and for civil society in the long term.