Newshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/Book your place at the VSNW Conference and AGM 2014http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-book-your-place-at-the-vsnw-conference-and-agm-2014http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-book-your-place-at-the-vsnw-conference-and-agm-2014<p>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</p>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100Clinks police and crime commissioner surveyhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-clinks-police-and-crime-commissioner-surveyhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-clinks-police-and-crime-commissioner-survey<p>Clinks supports, represents and campaigns for the voluntary sector working with offenders. They are asking the sector to complete a quick survey to gather views on how police and crime commissioners are working</p>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100ESF Community Learning Grants - Round 7http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-esf-community-learning-grants-round-7http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-esf-community-learning-grants-round-7<p>The Workers&rsquo; Educational Association (WEA) invites your organisation to apply for a small grant, up to a maximum of &pound;13,500, from the ESF Community Learning Grants programme</p>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100VCS engagement with Health and Wellbeing Boardshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-vcs-engagement-with-health-and-wellbeing-boardshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-09-01-vcs-engagement-with-health-and-wellbeing-boards<p>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</p>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100BIG Assist and Financial Sustainabilityhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-26-big-assist-and-financial-sustainabilityhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-26-big-assist-and-financial-sustainability<p>BIG Assist have awarded &pound;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&nbsp;financial sustainability</p>Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100Job Opportunity: GMYNhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-job-opportunity-gmynhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-job-opportunity-gmyn<p>Closing date - 12pm on Wednesday 28th August</p>Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100Tender Opportunity: Trafford Hallhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-tender-opportunity-trafford-hallhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-tender-opportunity-trafford-hall<p>Closing date - 10am on Thursday 21st August 2014</p>Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100Greater Manchester - Organisations invited to host Talent Coacheshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-greater-manchester-organisations-invited-to-host-talent-coacheshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-greater-manchester-organisations-invited-to-host-talent-coaches<p>As part of their Talent Match programme, GMCVO is inviting frontline organisations working with young people in Greater Manchester to apply to host Talent Coaches</p>Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100Job Opportunity: The Lesbian & Gay Foundationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-job-opportunity-the-lesbian-gay-foundationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-11-job-opportunity-the-lesbian-gay-foundation<p>Closing date - 12 noon on Friday 29th August</p>Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100The Change Makers competitionhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-05-the-change-makers-competitionhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2014-08-05-the-change-makers-competition<p>The Sunday Times, in partnership with Community Channel&rsquo;s Do Something Brilliant campaign, has launched The Change Makers, a search for the UK&rsquo;s social innovator of the year.&nbsp;The competition aims to inspire people across the country to do something brilliant and to spark social change.</p>Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100