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Wednesday 28 April 2021
Cash 4 Clubs has teamed up with the charity Made By Sport to offer the opportunity for sports clubs and community organisations to receive £2,021 in unrestricted support through the new 'Clubs in Crisis' Fund. The fund is being administered at a local level by the Nottinghamshire Community Foundation. In order to be eligible for this funding, sports clubs or community organisations working within... Read More
Friday 23 April 2021
Nottingham City Council is inviting community and voluntary groups, charities, social enterprises and schools to bid for a share of the government's Holiday Activity Fund, to deliver holiday clubs in communities across the city during the summer and Christmas holidays (2021). Nottingham City Council is working with the Nottingham Forest Community Trust to deliver the Holiday Clubs. The grant... Read More
Residents' Voices on Nottingham's Carbon Neutral Strategy 2028
Friday 23 April 2021
A series of focus groups are taking place to understand how local residents view climate change, and give them the opportunity to share their thoughts on Nottingham's ambition to become the first UK city to be carbon neutral by 2028. The focus groups are being led by a team of researchers at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and Nottingham City Council. The aim of the sessions is to understand:... Read More
Covid-19 vaccine
Friday 23 April 2021
From today (Friday, 23 April 2021), all Covid-19 vaccine appointments in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire will be able to be booked through one route. Eligible residents in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire will be able to book their Covid-19 vaccine by calling 119 or visiting the National Booking Website.  The move from Swiftqueue to the National Booking Service has been made to make the booking... Read More
The UK Community Renewal Fund
Wednesday 21 April 2021
From today (Wednesday 21 April 2021), organisations can apply through Nottingham City Council for a share of The UK Community Renewal Fund. The Fund has been set up by the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government and will be administered on a local level by the city council. Overview of the fund and its priorities The UK Community Renewal Fund will support communities to pilot... Read More
Government sets out New Plan for Immigration
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forum is campaigning against the government proposals for a New Plan for Immigration. The New Plan for Immigration Policy Paper sets out the government’s intentions to build a new asylum and illegal migration system. The paper is currently under consultation and people have until 11.45pm on Thursday 6 May 2021 to share their views. The government states that... Read More
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Nominations are now open for The National Diversity Awards 2021. This prestigious awards event celebrates the excellent achievements of grass-root communities, giving them recognition for their dedication and hard work. Charities, role models and community heroes will be honoured at the ceremony, showcasing their outstanding devotion to enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion. There are six... Read More
Tuesday 20 April 2021
A PhD researcher at the University of York is carrying out research to consider how inclusive (or not) generic community based social care services, groups and organisations are for older lesbian, gay and bisexual people.  Liz Wands-Murray wants to understand the experiences of people who access these groups or services and those who work or volunteer in them. The research will be carried out... Read More
The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Nominations are now open for The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) 2021. The QAVS is the highest award for voluntary groups and is the equivalent of the MBE. It is awarded to outstanding groups of volunteers whose level of initiative and impact are truly exceptional. Each group is assessed on the benefit they bring to their local community and their standing within that community. ... Read More
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Tuesday 20 April 2021
An award scheme from UK-registered charity UnLtd is providing funding and tailored support to social entrepreneurs, to help them grow their social venture and become social leaders. 50 per cent of the awards will be allocated to go to Black, Asian and minority ethnic social entrepreneurs and/or disabled social entrepreneurs. Applications are being accepted from: Those that have an idea or are in... Read More