Hi, Welcome to the February Issue of the Volunteer Organiser’s eBulletin. Christmas has gone and you’re probably well on the way to fulfilling your New Year’s Resolutions. You’ll be aware that the Volunteering for Stronger Communities Project has come to an end. Fret not, we have found funding to continue the Volunteer Organisers Learning Exchanges […]
Copies of the presentations given at our Annual General Meeting on Thursday 5th December 2013 are available for download from the links below. Dominic Harrison, the Director of Public Health, gave a presentation on Cuts, Community Resilience & the New Relationship [you can find Mr. Harrison's presentation here], whilst Andrew Lightfoot, Deputy Chief Executive at Blackburn with Darwen Borough […]
Five grants are available, up to a value of £3,500, are available through the Blackburn with Darwen Good Health Fund. This is a new small grants fund that is being run by Blackburn with Darwen CVS on behalf of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Public Health. Grants will be aligned to each of the key […]
We are pleased to announce that the Shadsworth with Whitebirk Big Local grant fund is now open for applications. This is a new small grants fund for groups that is being run by Blackburn with Darwen CVS on behalf of the Shadsworth with Whitebirk Big Local Partnership. The fund is a part of the £1million […]
VOTE LOCAL VOTE 4 US VOTE 4 BLACKBURN Southwest Angling and Sports Association need Borough residents’ help. They have reached the final stage of the Peoples Millions Project funded by The Big Lottery Fund. On Tuesday, 26 November, they (along with other hopefuls) will be featured on Granada Reports between 6.00pm and 6.30pm after which, […]
Blackburn with Darwen CVS’s AGM will take place on Thursday 5th December at 11.00 am at the Boulevard Centre. Whether you are a member or not, please feel free to come along. Our main guest speaker is Dominic Harrison, Director of Public Health, who will be presenting on “Cuts, Community Resilience and the new relationship […]
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