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

23 November 2018
In this issue:

An Introduction to the world of Fundraising workshop – 1st February 2018

Delivered by Zel Rodgers, Community Action Wirral’s (Development Officer for Funding & Governance), this Introduction to Fundraising course offers you a practical introduction to the role covering basic principles and best practice. You will also learn how to ensure your fundraising activities are legal and ethical. As a result, you should be able to better ...

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Take part in the survey to help plan for electric vehicle charging facilities in Wirral

Wirral Council is conducting an online survey to gather evidence about local interest in electric vehicles and vehicle charging facilities.  You can read more about it here, or take the survey here.

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Hold the date! Local celebration of climate change action for 6th December

A local celebration of climate change action is planned for Thursday 6th December 4PM-6PM, at Wirral Environment Network, Sandon Building, Falkland Road Wallasey. The event is to mark four years since the launch of Cool – the Wirral Climate Change Strategy.  It also coincides with the UN’s latest climate change conference taking place in Poland. ...

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The Hilden Charitable Fund – Deadline 19th December 2018

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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Armed Forces Covenant Fund – 17th December 2018

Applying to the Covenant Fund Thank you for your interest in the Covenant Fund. The funding priorities for April 2018 to March 2019 include: Armed Forces Covenant: local grants and digital development Armistice and Armed Forces Communities: supporting local communities to consider the Armed Forces Covenant and its relevance today in the context of the ...

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The Justice and Equality Fund – Deadline 14th December 2018

The Justice and Equality Fund aims to bring an end to the culture of harassment, abuse and impunity by resourcing an expert network of advice, support and advocacy organisations and projects. Inspired by the phenomenal campaigners of #metoo, TIME’s UP, Ni Nunca Mas, the #lifeinleggings movements and others, a group of UK-based women from the ...

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Digital Leadership Fund – 7th December

The Digital Leadership Fund aims to improve the digital capability of civil society leaders so they are able to confidently embed digital in their organisations. Civil society leaders can include civil society chief executives, trustees, or senior teams. Eligibility this fund applies to England only applications should be between £10,000 and £170,000 the value of ...

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Upcoming Traineeships from Tranmere Rovers

In the New Year, Tranmere Rovers FC will be delivering an outstanding set of traineeship opportunities for 16-24 year olds who are unemployed and not in education. New Media – Tranmere Rovers have the benefit of a major event taking place every week whether via the TRFC matches, LFC ladies, U23’s games or one off events ...

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Have you thought about volunteering at Wirral Community NHS Trust?

Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust are holding a volunteer recruitment event on Tuesday 4th December between 10am and 2pm, at the Community Centre at St Catherine’s Health Centre, Birkenhead. Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust value all of the hours given to us from our volunteers and all of the work they do to support our ...

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Vacancies: Personal Asset Trainer & Administrator with Spider Project

Spider Project has two vacancies. Personal Asset Trainer – 12 month contract, 37.5 hours a week £18,000-£22,000 The key role of the post is to be responsible for engaging and working with our Members (aged 18+) to access activities aimed at improving their overall health and wellbeing. The post holder will support members with former ...

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