COVID-19: Support for Community Sports Groups & Organisations

1st May 2020Community

If you are a community sports club or organisation and require additional support during this unprecedented time, Active Essex has created a page on their website full of guidance and support for you. The page is being regularly updated and will have the most up to date information. You can find out about funding opportunities, … Read More

Love Essex Fund

18th February 2020Funding Opportunities

Love Essex is an umbrella brand that acts on behalf of the Essex Waste Partnership and The Cleaner Essex Group to encourage residents to reduce, reuse and recycle their rubbish as best as possible. We want to help make Essex a great place to grow, live and work by securing sustainable development and protecting the … Read More

Starlight Walk

19th June 2019Events/ Opportunities

Be part of something special in aid of Farleigh Hospice. Are you ready to be a #FarleighStar? Sign up for Farleigh’s first ever Starlight Walk. Join hundreds of inspiring men and women, as they step into the night and light up the streets of Chelmsford. Join them for a 6km or 11km walk through the … Read More

Limbless Association Race Night

26th March 2018Events/ Opportunities

The Limbless Association (LA) are hosting a fundraising evening, the LA Race Night at Reids Bar, Billericay on Friday 6 April 2018. This year the Limbless Association are proud to be celebrating 35 years of supporting amputees and to have 5 runners representing them in this years London Marathon. It will be fun-filled evening with … Read More

Chelmsford Start Co-operative Charity of the Year

11th January 2017Chelmsford CVS

Since 2006, Chelmsford Star Co-operative has supported a different local charity each year to be the focus for staff fund raising. Over this time through a variety of initiatives and events, they have raised over £283,000 which has benefited the Essex Air Ambulance, Helen Rollason Heal Cancer, Little Havens Children’s Hospice, Macmillan Cancer Support,  Families … Read More

Fundraising Regulator launches

15th August 2016Funding Opportunities

The Fundraising Regulator, the independent self-regulator for charitable fundraising in the United Kingdom, was launched formally on 7 July 2016. Established following the Etherington review of fundraising self-regulation (2015), the Fundraising Regulator’s purpose is to strengthen the system of charity regulation, improve practice and restore public trust in fundraising. The role of the Regulator is to: … Read More

Funding Officer | Job Opportunity

1st June 2016Jobs

Funding Officer | £30,000 per annum | 35 Hours Thurrock CVS have an exciting opportunity for a new role of Funding Officer in their team. They are seeking a Trusts, Grants and events Fundraising Officer, to support Thurrock CVS in maximising revenue to support the work of the voluntary sector, especially in its support for achieving stronger communities … Read More

Free Training For Small Charities 30 September

11th June 2015Chelmsford CVS, Training

Free Training For Small Charities: 30 September The FSI is organising free training in Huntingdon, Cambs so that small charities can build the skills they need to become self-sustaining. Topics include: Strategy Development & Trustee Role in Fundraising – 2 half day workshops for charity Trustees and CEOs. Community & Event Fundraising – ideal for … Read More