Lobbying Bill

19th September 2013Chelmsford CVS, Consultations, Events/ Opportunities

NAVCA the National Association for Voluntary & Community Action believe the Lobbying Bill is a direct threat to the independence of charity campaigning. It creates a new lobbying register and widens the definition of ‘non party campaigning’ close to elections. In response to widespread opposition, the Government has agreed to amend the Bill. However, there … Read More

Marketing Consultancy Projects – Anglia Ruskin University

12th September 2013Chelmsford CVS, Consultations, Events/ Opportunities

Each year Anglia Ruskin students have the option of undertaking a Marketing Consultancy module, working with real companies on live projects. They encourage charities and social enterprises in the area to be among the companies helped in this way. If you are interested please complete the following form:-ARU Client Brief Template Please email  your completed form … Read More

North Avenue Youth Club New Opening Times

11th September 2013Chelmsford CVS, Events/ Opportunities

North Avenue Youth Centre is open to children and young people from the age of 8 years upwards.  NAYC provides a safe place for children and young people to socialise and learn new skills. Their new Junior Club starts on Tuesday 10th September, 5.30-7pm. During this session, the children will enjoy a time of team … Read More

Access to the Essex Funding Team

3rd July 2013Events/ Opportunities, Funding Opportunities

The Essex Funding Team have a regular and helpful Funding Bulletin with funding opportunities for community organisations. You can sign up in two ways:- on twitter through @essexfundingtm stream or for those unable to access twitter, they are gathering the tweets together and issuing them as an e-bulletin service.  To sign up to the e-bulletin please follow this link: http://ebulletin.eventbrite.co.uk/# Both are free to … Read More

Computer giveaway! First come first served

29th January 2013Events/ Opportunities

Essex County Council is replacing their ICT user equipment (laptops and PCs) with newer devices that meet their business needs. As a result, they will disposing of a large number (approx. 200) of older devices which have been refurbished, and charity licenced software loaded ready for re-use. For more information about the scheme, type of equipment … Read More