State of the Sector report 2018

In 2018, Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum carried out research into The State of the VCSE sector in Cornwall. The report, commissioned by Cornwall Council, revisited the 2013 research and looked at changes to the sector in the last five years, the potential impact that...

VSF admin changes

You may have noticed that the VSF Newsletter today came from a different email address… Please update your spam filters to allow messages from comms@CornwallVSF.org and Office@CornwallVSF.org to be recognised as friends. The old admin@Cornwallvsf.org address is...

Christmas closing for Cornwall VSF

Thank you to all our Members, Associate Members and contacts, for being part of Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum during 2018. We have enjoyed the opportunities you have given us to support the work of the Voluntary Sector here in Cornwall, making it stronger, and...

Final reminder for Cornwall VSF AGM

Final reminder Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum’s Annual General Meeting will be held on 2:00pm  Wednesday 19 December 2018 at the Cornwall Federation of Women’s Institutes, Truro Business Park, Threemilestone, Truro, TR4 9NH. Members are invited to support the AGM,...

Cornwall VSF AGM

Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum’s Annual General Meeting will be held on 2:00pm  Wednesday 19 December 2018 at the Cornwall Federation of Women’s Institutes, Truro Business Park, Threemilestone, Truro, TR4 9NH. Members are invited to support the AGM, either in person...

Survey reminder

Many thanks to everyone who has already taken part in our State of the Sector survey – your contribution is much appreciated!  We have had a good number of responses, representing a great cross-section of voluntary sector organisations, and showing a broad range...

State of the Sector survey

Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum needs your help. In 2013 an extensive research and mapping exercise was completed with VCSE organisations across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly (CIoS) in order to identify the contribution of the sector to the economy of CIoS and...

VSF news over the summer

The news service from Cornwall VSF will be operating a reduced service over the summer will be reduced, as staff are on holiday, and working different hours, until term starts again in the first week of September.  There will be fewer items published, and incoming...

Cornwall VSF new chair

Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum has appointed Richard Williams as its new chairman. Richard began his career in the voluntary sector. He was Head of Family Services at Cornwall County Council between 2005/09. This included responsibility for the Sure Start programme...

Keeping you up to date with the news

Cornwall VSF, like every other organisation, is looking into our mailing lists to ensure that we are in compliance with GDPR. This means that we need to ensure that everyone who receives our mailings is happy to continue to do so – and has expressly told us...

Strong support for VSF from its members

The AGM of Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum was held on Wednesday 22nd November at the Women’s Institute in Truro. 24 members, trustees and associates attended the meeting, with a further 15 members giving their support via proxy votes. In addition to the usual...