Supporting the Voluntary Sector in the London Borough of Brent
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September 2019 Newsletter

Now available online. Click link CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 85 September 2019 This issue...
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Voluntary Sector Initiative Fund – one-to-one support sessions

Brent Council’s Voluntary Sector Initiative Fund (VSIF) provides grants to local voluntary...
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New Capacity Building Officer

CVS Brent has a new member of staff. Avani Modasia is the new Capacity Building Officer working...
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Monitoring & Evaluation Training

Further training sessions led by Salli Ward, CVS Brent’s Monitoring & Evaluation...
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Social Prescribing in Brent Network

Following the Social Prescribing in Brent workshop on the 18th June 2019, CVS Brent was tasked...
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August 2019 Newsletter – Issue 84

The August newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue...
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New Monitoring & Evaluation Project

If you want to get funding you can vastly improve your chances by being able to evidence your...
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July 2019 Newsletter – Issue 83

The July newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 83...
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Events in July

About 40 people attended the Voluntary Sector Liaison Forum on the prospects of supporting the...
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Easier subscription to our Newsletter

Our website finally has a newsletter sign-up form! Subscription to our monthly newsletter &...
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June 2019 Newsletter – Issue 82

The June newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 82...
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Social Prescribing in Brent Workshop

CVS Brent are organising the first event on social prescribing in Brent on June 18th from 10am...
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The National Lottery Community Fund presentation

On June 20th at 11.30am, CVS Brent invites local community and voluntary sector organisations...
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More NCIL events

Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy (NCIL) Fund provides grants for community projects...
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May update from CVS Brent

Have a look at events, funders and vacancies with closer deadlines before the June newsletter...
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May 2019 Newsletter – Issue 81

Our May newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 81...
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Grant Fundraising Training & Support in Stonebridge

CVS Brent Grant Fundraising Training and one-to-one capacity building is venturing outside...
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New training & events programme

CVS Brent has announced the latest training and events programme packed with regular and new...
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April 2019 Newsletter – Issue 80

April newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 80...
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Office and Event Space in Brent

On behalf of Brent Council, CVS Brent has been mapping available office space in the borough of...
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VACANCY: Monitoring & Evaluation Officer at CVS Brent

Position: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Salary: £34,500 per annum pro rata Hours of Work:...
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New Rates for Training Suite Hire

The Board of CVS Brent have approved the new rates of Training Suite hire charges. Stable for...
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March 2019 Newsletter – Issue 79

March newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 79...
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New CIL Workshop Dates

New dates have been announced for the Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)...
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Issues with CVS Brent emails

It has come to our attention that some CVS Brent’s addressees are not receiving our...
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February 2019 Newsletter – Issue 78

February newsletter is now available online at the below link:...
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Several training sessions cancelled

Four low-cost training sessions arranged for the first time by CVS Brent have to be cancelled...
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CVS Brent training events

CVS Brent Training and Events January-March 2019 Venue: CVS Brent Training Suite, 7 Rutherford...
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January 2019 Newsletter – Issue 77

January newsletter is now available online at the below link:...
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Voluntary Sector Liaison Forum meeting cancelled

We regret to inform you that due to unavoidable circumstances the Voluntary Sector Liaison...
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Voluntary Sector Liaison Forum – January 10th

All voluntary, community or social enterprise (VCSE) organisations operating in Brent are...
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Christmas office closure

Dear Members and Colleagues, Please note that CVS Brent office will be closed between Christmas...
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December 2018 Newsletter (Issue 76)

December newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 76...
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AGM & Annual Report 2017/18

          More than 60 people from various Brent voluntary, community...
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New Brent Advice Fund deadlines & support for applicants

An additional Brent Advice Fund (BAF) deadline has been set for 7th December 2018 in addition...
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CVS Brent AGM registration

  Photo: CVS Brent Annual General Meeting 2017 CVS Brent is pleased to invite member...
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November 2018 Newsletter (Issue 75)

November newsletter is now available online at the below link: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 75...
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CVS Brent Update – October 2018

CVS Brent October update is now accessible online. Please click the below link to read a few...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 74 (October 2018)

October newsletter is now available online: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 74 (October 2018) CVS...
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CVS Brent update – September 2018(2)

CVS Brent update – second for September 2018 – is now accessible online. Please...
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CVS Brent update – September 2018

CVS Brent update is now accessible online. Please click the below link to read a few...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 73 (September 2018)

September newsletter is now available online: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 73 (September...
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Crowdfunding workshop with GlobalGiving

To improve Brent voluntary sector’s access to funding and to help organisations diversity...
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CVS Brent newsletter – Issue 72 (August 2018)

August newsletter is now available online: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 72 (August 2018) ...
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Meet the Funder Events and One-to-One Surgeries

Following the successful Funders’ Fair organised in March, this autumn CVS Brent will be...
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CVS Brent July Update

A July email update listing several more urgent announcements is now available at the below...
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CVS Brent Newsletter Issue 71 – July 2018

July newsletter is now available online: CVS Brent Newsletter – Issue 71 (July 2018) What...
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CVS Brent Newsletter June Issue 70 – June 2018

CVS Brent June 2018 newsletter issue is now available online. The issue is packed with funding...
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Subscription to CVS Brent news

Due to the enforcement of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements, CVS Brent...
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CVS Brent Newsletter Issue 69 – May 2018

Please find the newest newsletter issue at the following link: CVS Brent Newsletter Issue 69...
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CVS Brent Vacancy: Operations Development Manager

Full-time, £34,500 inclusive of London Weighting CVS Brent is an independent, capacity building...
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Brent Advice Fund (BAF) panel meetings and support for applicants

The Brent Advice Fund (BAF) is now open for applications throughout the year. The next Brent...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – April 2018, Issue 68

Our latest newsletter is now available at the following link: CVS Brent Newsletter (Issue 68,...
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Commonwealth Big Lunch funding up to £1000 – deadline soon to close!

As already announced on the CVS Brent Twitter feed and in an email update, there is funding...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – March 2018, Issue 67

Our latest newsletter is now available at the following link: CVS Brent Newsletter (Issue 67,...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – February 2018, Issue 66

The February issue of CVS Brent newsletter is now available online: CVS Brent Newsletter (Issue...
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Brent Advice Fund (BAF) is open for applications

The Brent Advice Fund (BAF) is now open for applications. It is now on a rolling programme and...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – January 2018, Issue 65

The first issue of the CVS Brent newsletter this year has just been published online: CVS Brent...
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SIBI Co-ordinator – full-time post – salary £31,000

CVS Brent is an independent, capacity building organisation, supporting groups providing...
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CVS Brent holiday closure

Dear Members and Colleagues, Please note that everybody at CVS Brent will be on leave between...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – December 2017, Issue 64

The last issue of the CVS Brent newsletter this year has just been published online: CVS Brent...
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CVS Brent Annual Report 2016/17 published

CVS Brent Annual Report reviewing the activities and finances of the financial year 2016-2017...
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CVS Brent AGM – online registration reminder

CVS Brent is pleased to invite member organisations and their service users to its Annual...
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CVS Brent Newsletter – November 2017, Issue 63

The most recent issue of the CVS Brent newsletter is available online: C...
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New free trainings announced

We are pleased to announce that a full CVS Brent training schedule is now available till the...
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Minutes of the last VSLF meeting

The last Voluntary Sector Liaison Forum meeting took place at CVS Brent on Wednesday 6th...
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Brent Advice Fund (BAF) is open for applications

The Brent Advice Fund (BAF) is now open. The deadline for applications is Monday 4th December...
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Market Engagement Event: Single Point of Access and Assessment Related Functions

London Borough of Brent are planning to procure a service that will make it easier for the...
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CVS Brent newsletter – October 2017, issue 62

Issue 62 of the CVS Brent newsletter is out now: CVS Brent Newsletter Issue 62 (October 201) In...
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Full-time Vacancy at CVS Brent: Operations Development Manager

Full-time, based in Wembley, £34,500 inclusive of London Weighting CVS Brent is an independent,...
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CVS Brent newsletter – September 2017, issue 61

Our newsletter issue 61 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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CVS Brent newsletter – August 2017, issue 60

Our newsletter issue 60 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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Brent Advice Fund

A new round of the Brent Advice Fund is now open for organisations providing advice to Brent...
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CVS Brent newsletter – July 2017, issue 59

Our newsletter issue 59 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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VACANCY: Brent Meta Network Coordinator

Position: Brent Meta Network Coordinator Salary: £17,700 (£29,500 pro-rata) Hours of Work: 21...
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VACANCY: Capacity Building Officer

Position: Capacity Building Officer Salary: £23,600 (£29,500 pro-rata) Hours of Work: 28 hours...
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VACANCY: Project Support Officer

Position: Project Support Officer Salary: £18,800 (£23,500 pro-rata) Hours of Work: 28 hours...
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VACANCY: Development Manager

Position: Development Manager Salary: £32K per annum incl. London weighting Hours of Work: 35...
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CVS Brent newsletter – June 2017, issue 58

Our newsletter issue 58 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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CVS Brent appoints Anju Bhatt as CEO

Please join us in welcoming our new CEO, Anju Bhatt, who will begin in mid-July 2017. Anju is a...
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CVS Brent newsletter – May 2017, issue 57

Our newsletter issue 57 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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CVS Brent newsletter – April 2017, issue 56

Our newsletter issue 56 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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VACANCY: Chief Executive Officer – £50,000

CVS Brent Vacancy – Chief Executive £50,000 inclusive of London Weighting CVS Brent is an...
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CVS Brent newsletter – March 2017, issue 55

Our newsletter issue 55 is out, with more events, funding sources, training, vacancies and more...
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CVS Brent newsletter – February 2017, issue 54

Our newsletter issue 54 is a bumper edition, with even more events, funding sources, vacancies...
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Hearing or sight difficulties or LD in Brent? Get Paid…

  Partially sighted or hearing impaired or have a specific learning disability, and live...
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CVS Brent newsletter – January 2017, issue 53

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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CVS Brent newsletter – December 2016, issue 52

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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CVS Brent AGM, Conference & Annual Report 2016

The CVS Brent AGM 2016 and annual conference was held on Thursday 17 November 2016. The...
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CVS Brent newsletter – November 2016, issue 51

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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CVS Brent newsletter – October 2016, issue 50

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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CVS Brent Survey 2016 & £100 prize draw

Local Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise (VCSE) organisations in Brent a...
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CVS Brent – AGM 2016

The date for the CVS Brent AGM 2016 has been set for Thursday 17th November,  4pm to 8pm Venue...
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Brent Advice Fund – Autumn round open

The Brent Advice Fund is now open and taking applications for the Autumn 2016 round. The...
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Volunteer IT Trainers Wanted

CVS Brent is recruiting: Volunteer IT Trainers: to lead the training for basic level IT...
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Plan for Brent residents to be well and live well – find out more!

Brent council in collaboration with Brent CCG, and NHS providers in the borough are set to...
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CVS Brent newsletter – September 2016, issue 49

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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CVS Brent newsletter – August 2016, issue 48

The CVS Brent Newsletter (issue 48, August 2016) includes affordable office and activity...
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SIBI Volunteers Wanted

Do you like… Finding out what people enjoy doing Discovering / researching what’s...
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NHS Brent Patient Representatives Vacancy (voluntary)

Brent CCG is the GP-led organisation responsible for planning and buying (commissioning) many...
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Care Navigators Vacancies – £21,909 f/t

6x Vacancies for Care Navigators – £21,909 full time fixed term one year post, with extension...
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Citizens Advice Brent – 2 vacancies

Citizens Advice Brent is recruiting for an Advice Supervisor and Brent Advice Partnership...
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CVS Brent newsletter – July 2016, issue 47

The CVS Brent Newsletter (issue 47, July 2016) includes the Active Brent Network launch,...
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Active Brent Network Launch

The Active Brent Network is a platform that brings together Brent sports and physical activity...
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Brent Advice Fund is now open

The Brent Advice Fund is now open and taking applications. The guidance includes the areas of...
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Expression of Interest – Hosting of Care Navigators for Whole Systems Integrated Care

Brent CCG is looking for host organisations to accommodate Care Navigators under the Whole...
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CVS Brent newsletter – June 2016, issue 46

Our CVS Brent newsletters provide news and information relevant to helping you...
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Report extols virtues of ‘whole-systems’ commissioning

Whole-systems commissioning, whereby different services work together in an integrated way to...
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Brent charity Advice4Renters receives £80k cash boost

Brent charity Advice4Renters receives £80k cash boost A charity in Kilburn helping residents...
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What I’ve learned as a young charity CEO

What I’ve learned as a young charity CEO After six months as a charity leader I’m ready to...
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How much should your charity hold in reserve?

Organisations are generally required to include a reserves policy in annual reports, under the...
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May 2016 newsletter

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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April 2016 newsletter

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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March 2016 newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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February 2016 newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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January 2016 newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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December Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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Building Sustainability with CCGs

Tuesday 15 December, at 9:30am to 4:45pm Venue: CVS Brent, 5 Rutherford Way, Wembley, HA9 0BP...
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November Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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CVS Brent Trustee Recruitment

CVS Brent is the Council for Voluntary Service body for charitable organisations that operate...
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October Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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September Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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Voluntary Sector Forum (inc. Social Isolation in Brent Initiative)

The venue for the upcoming Voluntary Sector Forum [Tue 8th Sep, 2-4pm] has now been confirmed,...
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August Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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July Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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Have an idea for a service or activity you want to deliver in the St Raphael’s locality?

Get support to improve St Raphael’s. Do you live in St Raphael’s or know anybody...
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Paul Hamlyn Foundation the Youth Fund: Applications now open

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation the Youth Fund is  now open for applications. The fund is designed...
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Commissioning & Tendering Master Class 28th July 9.30am

Is your organisation prepared for commissioning opportunities? The aims, objectives and...
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Lottery fund supporting women and girls

Big Lottery Fund opens £45m grant fund to support organisations for women and girls The...
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June Newsletter is here

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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VACANCY – Well London St Raph’s Coordinator

Well London is an exciting and ambitious programme that builds stronger local communities by...
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May Newsletter is here

For a copy of the May 2015 newsletter, click here.
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5 things the VCS should know before voting

1. The Lobbying Act remains a massive issue All five UK parties agreed that charities ought to...
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Your community, your vote!

Elections 2015 On Thursday 7 May 2015 a general election will take place to elect MPs to the UK...
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April newsletter is here!

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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February newsletter is here!

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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January newsletter is here!

For the latest news and information relevant to helping your organisation succeed, including...
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VACANCY – Well London Coordinator – £18,000 3 days a week (pro rata £30,000)

Well London Coordinator – £18,000 3 days a week (pro rata £30,000) fixed term one year post,...
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Latest funding, training, events, news and info (December newsletter)

For the latest news and information including funding, events etc view our latest (December)...
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BME Health event 29th Nov

SelfCare 4 Health & Wellbeing 2014   SelfCare 4 Health & Wellbeing 2014,  takes...
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Your VCS & Climate Change (Event)

YOUR VCS, YOUR SERVICE USERS & CLIMATE CHANGE (9th December). Are you a VCO whose work is...
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Latest, funding, training, events etc.

Latest: Funding opportunities Training Events Sector information    For the latest...
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Latest sector: updates, opportunities etc (October)

For the October edition of our newsletter click below   http://goo.gl/5qowRv 
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Help us plan Brent’s future

Help us plan Brent’s future The Brent Borough Plan 2015/19 Consultation   Brent residents...
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e-Newsletter Issue 24, August 2014

The August newsletter is now out – visit http://goo.gl/eFw8vl
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e-Newsletter Issue 23, July 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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e-Newsletter Issue 22, June 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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Update 1 – May 2014

EVENTS SHORT NOTICE – Market Testing Event (Employment Related Services) – 20th...
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e-Newsletter Issue 21, April 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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Update 1 – March 2014

Q & A at Brent Council Monday 31st March, at 7:00 pm (Registration and networking from 6:30...
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e-Newsletter Issue 20, March 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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e-Newsletter Issue 19, February 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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e-Newsletter Issue 18, January 2014

CVS Brent is the local support and development organisation for the voluntary and community...
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