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Tuesday 7 December 2021
Two new reports have made the news in the last couple of weeks, and could influence the future governmental policy response to volunteering. The Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) surveyed 2,500 UK adults in its Volunteering for a Healthier Britain report. The study asked about the wellbeing, health, volunteering activity and social connectedness of people to understand whether it had been affected... Read More
We've moved announcement
Thursday 11 November 2021
After roughly 22 years at 7 Mansfield Road, NCVS has moved. Having gone through a very long process, the sale of the building on Mansfield Road is now complete. We've taken up temporary offices at Foxhall Business Centre on King Street while we consider our business needs and longer term plan. Our full office address for your records is: Foxhall Business Centre, 2 King Street, Nottingham NG1... Read More
Well done Ecoworks Nottingham for winning £100 with easyfundraising
Wednesday 10 November 2021
NCVS partnered with easyfundraising earlier this year to tell you about this simple and easy way to raise money for your group or organisation. The fundraising website enables community organisations to generate an income by turning online shopping into donations. Over 6,000 leading retailers will all donate to your organisation for free. See more on our website here. This November, the... Read More
Thursday 28 October 2021
Groundwork is managing this new fund on behalf of Comic Relief in England. Comic Relief Community Fund (England) is a two-year fund and there will be three grant application rounds. The fund is for charitable organisations with an income of less than £250,000 to deliver projects within four themes: A Safe Place To Be – supporting people to rebuild their lives because of homelessness or forced... Read More
Monday 25 October 2021
As part of the development of a Speech, Language and Communication Strategy, 0-5 years, in Nottingham City, parents and carers are being asked their views on what is important in relation to their child’s speech, language and communication. Responses will help to ensure that no child or family misses out on the support they might need. Surveys must be completed by Tuesday 30 November 2021 and all... Read More
Tuesday 12 October 2021
This new Fund, launched in October 2021, focuses on the LGBT+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans) community and is specifically for the people of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. The Spencer Trust Fund supports projects that will help LGBT+ people to get the right support, advice, opportunities and development to become healthy and active people. Grants are available for groups who aren't already... Read More
Coalfields Food Insecurity Response Fund Phase 2
Tuesday 12 October 2021
The Coalfields Food Insecurity Response Fund Phase 2 is now open for new applications to tackle food poverty. Due to exceptional demand in Phase 1, the Trust has decided to relaunch the fund with another allocation of £100,000.  This is a rolling application process, with no application deadline. Decisions will be made on a weekly basis, and the programme will close when all funds have been... Read More
Monday 11 October 2021
The Triangle Trust is currently accepting applications from across the UK for projects that work with young people with criminal convictions (up to the age of 25 years) to find meaningful and secure employment. The application process has two stages. Following the submission of your initial online application, shortlisted applicants will be asked to host an assessment visit with the Trust's... Read More
Monday 4 October 2021
Healthwatch Nottingham and Nottinghamshire's latest hot topic is a short survey for people to describe their experiences of accessing NHS dental treatment. Please share the survey link with your contacts. Healthwatch Nottingham and Nottinghamshire has heard lots about how dentistry has been affected by the COVID pandemic, and wants to build a better picture to share information with those who... Read More
Wednesday 29 September 2021
Charities and community groups are invited to apply for up to £10,000 in match funding through a new £1.2million pot from the National Emergencies Trust (NET). Crowdfunder and NET have teamed up to help voluntary and community organisations in the UK overcome the effects of the pandemic. This opportunity aims to support long-term sustainability and open up new avenues of income for local groups... Read More