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Funding available for local groups - deadline 24th September

Local voluntary and community groups have until 5pm on Wednesday, September 24th to apply for matched funding grants of between £500 and £2,500.

Matched Funding means that any money applied for must be ‘matched’ by the same amount in volunteer hours, cash donations, other grant funding or ‘gifts in kind’, which is the value of donated items, equipment or room hire. 70 more words

Local Groups,

New Church Action on Poverty group launches in Reading

We’re delighted to announce the launch of a new local Church Action on Poverty group, in Reading. 219 more words

Partners And Allies

Giving your local work a national voice

Church Action on Poverty has just appointed Amanda Bickerton as our National Community Link Worker. This is a new role, and Amanda will focus on supporting the great work being done by our partners, groups and supporters. 589 more words

Partners And Allies

£3,000 prize for anti-poverty work offered in memory of Paul Goggins

A special award has been set up in memory of Paul Goggins, former National Coordinator of Church Action on Poverty who went on to serve as an MP and died earlier this year. 181 more words

Partners And Allies

A Good Society!  Towards a charter for the North East

South Tyneside Churches Together recently joined in our Good Society conversation by designing and organising ‘roundtable conversations’ exploring what makes a ‘good society’. Here are some of their reflections on the event. 666 more words

Close The Gap

Call for Artists, Crafters, Makers & Creators for Big Boulder 2014

The third Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival will take place on Sunday 7th September, 12-6pm in Heeley Park.

Heeley Park is Sheffield’s largest community owned park, built and looked after by Heeley Development Trust since 1996 on behalf of the local community.  304 more words


July 2014 Newsletter

BI U3A News: July 2014

Quite a number of people have now heard about the U3A and responded in various ways. Everyone is welcome to offer news and views. 496 more words