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Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre

Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk

Homo Hero Awards 2012

21 June 2012

The Homo Heroes Awards 2012 showcase the contributions made by individuals, groups and organisations for, and on behalf of lesbian, gay and bisexual communities. They provide an opportunity to celebrate those that have challenged homophobia and biphobia, as well as those who have achieved significant gains for our communities. 

There are seven categories of awards which are: 

  • Community Champion of the Year
  • Business of the Year
  • Lesbian, Gay or Bisexual Role Model of the Year
  • Public Sector Partner of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Community Group or Organisation of the Year
  • LGB&T Venue of the Year award

Nominations will be open until 31st July and the shortist for each award will then be put to public vote in August. 

To make a nomination for an award, visit The Lesbian & Gay Foundation website

Featured News

20 January 2015

Building Better Opportunities Survey

Big Lottery Fund and New Economy, on behalf of Greater Manchester partners, are in the process of designing the Building Better Opportunities funding programme and they are seeking the help of the sector.

8 January 2015

Petition to protect funding for Rural Community Councils

Ninety years of dedicated support for England’s 11,000 rural communities is under threat after the government warned it may withdraw funding from the ACRE Network.They are asking for everyone to sign a petition to oppose this and call on Defra to continue funding.

24 November 2014

Young, working and renting: Report reveals changing picture of UK poverty

Written by the New Policy Institute for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, the latest annual Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion report reveals the changing picture of poverty in the UK

24 November 2014

Survey of VCS organisations - how you are surviving in the health landscape

The Health and Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partnership (of which Regional Voices, and therefore VSNW, is part) has launched the biggest survey of voluntary and community organisations of the year

20 October 2014

VSNW Conference Presentations

Thanks to everyone who attended the VSNW Conference & AGM on 15th October. Some of the presentations are now available

Contact Us

Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre
Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk