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A collection of third sector news articles, funders and events from across Wirral.

13 March 2020
In this issue:

The Hilden Charitable Fund

The Hilden Charitable Fund was established in 1963 by Joan and Tony Rampton. It is a grant-making foundation registered with the UK Charity Commission, Charity Registration Number: 232591. The Hilden Charitable Fund awards grants to projects both in the UK and in developing countries. The aim of the fund is to address disadvantages, notably by supporting ...

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Consultation – LCR Fair Employment Charter

In response to the Metro Mayor, Steve Rotheram’s ambition to improve the world of work in the Liverpool City Region (LCR), the LCR Combined Authority (CA) has been developing a Fair Employment Charter, which is hopefully going to be rolled out later this year. Steve and the CA want the Fair Employment Charter to recognise ...

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Two new vacancies with Citizens Advice Wirral

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced caseworker to join our dedicated Ask Us Wirral team of paid staff and volunteers. Consideration may be given to a Trainee who can demonstrate some experience and a willingness to develop the skills required for this role. Caseworker Location: Wirral  Hours: 35hrs per week Contract type: ...

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Four New Vacancies with Irish Community Care Merseyside

Irish Community Care is a charitable company whose aim is to ensure well informed, empowered and vibrant Irish communities in the North West. We are recruiting dynamic individuals with track record of leadership and innovation to join our exciting new service ‘Travelling to Independence’ The service will improve opportunities, quality of life, access to services ...

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Fire Safety Fund opens to help reduce electrical fire accidents in homes

Consumer safety charity Electrical Safety First has opened its Fire Safety Fund. The grants will fund initiatives that help reduce electrical fires and accidents in UK homes. Electricity is responsible for over half of all domestic fires in the UK. The Fire Safety Fund is open to community services which promote an electrical safety message. These include local fire ...

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2020 Magic Little Grants programme opens with 900 grants available

Localgiving launches its 2020 Magic Little Grant programme today (10 March), which will take the total distributed through the programme since launch to £1.25m. The Magic Little Grants Fund sees Localgiving distribute £500 grants to local charities and community groups supporting and inspiring people to participate in sports or exercise. This year, over 900 grants will be awarded. It is funded by the players ...

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Thomas Wall Trust Launches Digital Skills Grants Programme – Deadline 31st March

The Thomas Wall Trust has announced that to mark the Trust’s 100th Birthday it is launching a new grants programme available to organisations working towards improving basic digital skills for people in need. The programme aims to equip adults (aged 18 and over) with basic digital skills for work and life, helping them access the ...

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