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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

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

26 August 2014

BIG Assist and Financial Sustainability

BIG Assist have awarded £267,000 to 35 infrastructure organisations in the North West, 12% of all awards in England. What they have funded most is the work in financial sustainability

28 July 2014

Big Society Network - VSNW raised concerns about the use of Lottery funding

VSNW welcomes the investigations into the use of Lottery funding for Big Society Network projects and asks the sector to support this

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