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

08 March 2019
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Grants of up to £500 Available for Youth Projects that Celebrate Wildflowers and Fungi

Young People aged 14 – 25 have the opportunity to apply for grants of up to £500 for projects that celebrates UK native wildflowers and fungi in exciting and engaging ways.  To be eligible for funding young people need to find a supporting organisation such as a school (excluding primary schools), university, youth club or ...

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Funding of up to £25,000 Available for Community Projects

Not for profit organisations including registered charities, community interest companies, health bodies, NHS Hospital Trusts, Foundation Trusts), local authorities and social housing providers (the list is not exhaustive) can apply for funding for projects that have a significant community benefit within individual Tesco regions. The funding is being made available through the Tesco Bags of ...

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Love Where You Live Forum – 20th March, Hoylake

Please come along to the next Love Where You Live Forum!  The first event was well-attended and there were a lot of suggestions regarding areas that people would like to see covered at future events.  We hope that you will be able to attend to meet other volunteers to share ideas and stories, discuss problems, ...

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Workshop: Get Commissioning Ready – 21st March

The ‘Not for Profit Sector’ is well known for its delivery of great outcomes for communities but we aren’t always great at winning contracts from statutory bodies. Working with Wirral Council’s Procurement Team this session will help you to look at the steps you can take now to get your organisation in a position to ...

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Come along to Wirral Together Communities Forum – 27th March

Please join us for our next Wirral Together Communities Forum, we are headed back to the Lauries for our spring event.  We have a packed agenda with plenty of opportunities to network. We have had feedback from previous sessions that it would be really useful to sit on tables with organisations who have similar beneficiary groups to ...

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Chairs / Vice Chairs – Join The Beacon Project

Calling Chairs / Vice Chairs of smaller charities (with an income under £1m) in England. Join the Association of Chairs Beacon Programme. The programme offers: low-cost workshops in nine locations in England the unique opportunity to meet and learn from other Chairs and Vice Chairs of smaller charities free online resources. free webinars. A workshop ...

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Vacancy: Money Advice Caseworker with RAISE

To champion the fight against poverty and inequality enabling people to take control of their lives. Money Advice Caseworker Based in Liverpool but travel to the surrounding areas Role: Money Advice Caseworker Hours: 35 hours per week Pay: Scale 6 point 26-28 £23,688 – £25,463 (pro rata) Established in 1999 Raise is an advice service that supports clients ...

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Accredited Training: 2 Day Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course which teaches people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis. MHFA won’t teach you to be a therapist, but just like physical first aid, it will teach you to listen, reassure and ...

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