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

07 June 2019
In this issue:

Save The Date for Wirral Together Communities Forum – 25th June (4.30pm to 6.30pm)

Please join us for our next Wirral Together Communities Forum, we are headed to The Little Centre, Beechwood, for our Summer event.  We have a packed agenda with plenty of opportunities to network. More details to follow.

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Climate Action Liverpool City Region kick-off event

We’re facing a climate emergency. The biggest threat to our very existence and to much of the natural world we’ve ever seen. And yet our leaders are letting us down. The solutions to the climate crisis are out there and people across the country and across the world are already building them. The most powerful ...

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Doit.Foundation has today launched a call for voluntary organisations to take part in its first small grants pilot.

The pilot will help the charity to plan its future grant making and wider support programme and is aimed at organisations with an annual turnover of £100,000 or less. Doit.Foundation’s CEO, Jamie Ward-Smith, said, “Our aim is to make it easy for the smallest of voluntary groups to access micro grants and other support via ...

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Sport England – WorkforceDiversity Great Ideas Fund

Do you have a great idea about how to engage women and/or BAME communities into quality volunteering or coaching opportunities and need some investment to make it happen? If so, we’ve set up a new fund with up to £1 million of National Lottery funding to invest and we want to hear from you. Every ...

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Worklessness Support Service – EOI Deadline 1.7.19 (10:30)

The Wirral Plan: is a 2020 Vision recognises that a successful economy is fundamental to the borough’s prosperity. Creating greater job opportunities for Wirral residents is a key pledge of the Plan. This includes working with partners to reduce unemployment ensuring residents, including young people, are ready for work and can find employment opportunities; and ...

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Introduction to Fundraising – 15th July 2019 at Egerton House

Who is this course for? This half-day course is for individuals who may have less than six months of fundraising experience and want to improve their current understanding. It’s designed for individuals new to fundraising but equally relevant for volunteers and trustees who need to expand their knowledge of fundraising. It’s also suitable for people ...

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Tender opportunity – Healthy Child Programme – EOI deadline 27th June 2019 (12:00)

Wirral Council, NHS England and NHS Improvement North West are seeking proposals from suitably qualified and experienced providers for the provision of a Healthy Child Programme (Core Programme) 0-19 year olds for Wirral Service. The 0-19 Service is an integrated programme, combining the functions of Health Visiting (0-5 years) and School Nursing (5-19 years). This ...

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Vacancy: Community Connector with Involve Northwest

Involve Northwest is an innovative, community-based organisation. Community Connectors are part of the local aspiration to move towards stronger residents and neighbourhoods: the Community Connectors work with individuals and communities building on the Asset Based Community Development work in the borough. Connectors work on ‘what is strong and not what is wrong’ Community Connectors serve ...

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Funding for Music Making Projects For Young People in Challenging Circumstances

Schools as well as other not-for-profit organisations can apply for grants to fund developmental music-making projects for children and young people in challenging circumstances as well as for projects that support the development of the workforce, organisations and the wider music making sector. The funding is being made available through Youth Music, England’s largest children’s ...

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