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

24 May 2019
In this issue:

Nominations now open for Wirral Sports Awards

The Wirral Sports Forum will be seeking nominations for the 2019 Wirral Sports Awards. Wirral Sports Awards are given annually in recognition of the achievements of Wirral’s dedicated sports people and are open to anybody who lives in Wirral. The Nomination Categories for The Wirral Sports Awards 2019 are detailed on the Wirral Sports Forum ...

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Funding – Music Grants for Older People

The registered charity, Concertina which makes grants of up to £250 to charitable bodies which provide musical entertainment and related activities for the elderly has announced that the next deadline for applications is the 31st October 2019. The charity is keen to support smaller organisations which might otherwise find it difficult to gain funding. Concertina ...

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Maintenance Grants for Churches

Churches can apply for grants of up to £500 (excl. VAT) towards the cost of building’s maintenance services. The grant will cover up to 50% of the cost of works. Churches are only eligible to apply for a Preventative Maintenance Micro-Grant if they book one of the following services through the MaintenanceBooker website: Rainwater goods ...

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Three New Vacancies at Claire House Children’s Hospice

Do you want to come to work each morning knowing that you can make a real difference?   Claire House is a place of positivity and laughter, where we help seriously and terminally ill children live life to the full. At Claire House we are passionate about providing outstanding care to children who aren’t expected to live ...

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WRAP – Resource Action Fund – various deadlines

Resource Action Fund The Resource Action Fund is an £18million fund, provided by Defra to support resource efficiency projects, with the goal of diverting, reducing, and better managing, waste. We are delighted to launch this funding to support new projects in England, aimed at resource efficiency. The grants, funded by Defra, will support key policy ...

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Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation invite you to Step Into Summer

Step Into Summer is a new 6 mile walk along the Liverpool waterfront. Starting at the Pierhead. The sponsored walk is held on the Summer Solstice – the longest day of the year, June 21st 2019. Participants will celebrate the longest day of the year while walking alongside family & friends, watching the sun go ...

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Adult Mental Health Mapping Exercise Event

On behalf of Wirral Emotional Health and Wellbeing Partnership Board, The Open Door Centre are delighted to invite you to attend one of our mapping stakeholder meetings (further dates to be advised). We will be running a series of workshops over the coming months, in order to achieve the following: To consider ways to improve ...

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Vacancy: Centre and Activities Worker with North Birkenhead Development Trust

The role of the Centre and Activities Worker is to support the day to day running of the St James Centre, build on and grow the offer of activities and groups within the centre working with the local community, and to promote the work of the trust to the wider community. Post: Centre and Activities ...

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Adult Learning Service: Classroom Learning Delivery Facilities – Soft Market Testing on the 9th June 2019

Wirral Council is seeking to procure the use of a number of classroom and learning facilities in the Birkenhead area. The facilities must be easily accessible by learners travelling on public transport and comply with all relevant disability access legislation. The facilities must also be furnished and serviced to a good standard to ensure the ...

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