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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 October 2014

VSNW Conference Presentations

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

1 October 2014

Volunteering Fund Success Stories in the North West

Two of the six case studies looking into how voluntary organisations can be sustainable are from Blackburn with Darwen. These provide valuable lessons for thinking about the future direction of the sector in public service delivery.

15 September 2014

Due North: Inquiry on Health Equity for the North

The independent inquiry panel, which included Richard Caulfield, VSNW Chief Executive and which was funded by Public Health England, has published its final report

1 September 2014

VCS engagement with Health and Wellbeing Boards

Regional Voices (of which VSNW is a member) has published the full report from the survey conducted earlier this year about how the voluntary and community sector is engaging with health and wellbeing boards

1 September 2014

Book your place at the VSNW Conference and AGM 2014

Please join us on 15th October for an interesting day of debate and discussion on the latest issues affecting the voluntary and community sector in the North West. The day will include a series of workshops and two great keynote speakers. Thanks to Charity Bank for their sponsorship of the conference

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