Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service

Latest News


Here you will find all of LCVS’s latest news and updates.


The Cinnamon Trust needs volunteers in Boston

The Cinnamon Trust is the national charity whose wonderful volunteers help people over retirement age and those in the latter stages of a terminal illness by offering all kinds of pet care. We urgently need volunteers to help a resident of Boston with some support for...

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Join our free networking event to benefit communities

Anglian Water along with Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service, would like to help enhance lives through networking and collaboration for the benefit of communities.  We would like to invite you an exciting and innovative event in Boston to share information...

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LCVS shortlisted for awards

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service chief executive David Fannin, along with senior area officer Angela Dobson and chairman of Trustees Graham Scorthorne attended a glittering presentation evening to pick up certificates for making the shortlist in four...

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New online training courses for voluntary and community groups

Following the success of the free online training programme in 2017/18, Volunteer Centres Lincolnshire has secured access to further free online training courses in the following subject areas. Autism Awareness Bullying and Cyberbullying *NEW* Cultural Awareness in...

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LCVS apprentice wins award

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service’s very own tech whizz has scooped an Apprentice of the Year award. James Meeds, who is on an 18-month apprenticeship, looks after LCVS’s IT systems and mobile phones, as well as assisting with general administration. Just...

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Join the conversation to help those who need support

Community groups and businesses are being invited to get involved in a conversation about how everyone can work together to help those who need support. Integrated Neighbourhood Working in Stamford is already having a massive impact by empowering people to overcome...

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HANDS UP FOR SKEGNESS: See the difference volunteering makes

Community-minded residents will have the chance to find out how their time and skills could help others during a huge celebration of volunteering. Skegness Volunteers’ Week takes place from March 18 to 24 and will be an opportunity for those thinking of getting...

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Trustees Helping Trustees meeting in Spalding

The next Trustees Helping Trustees meeting is due to be held on March 12. On the agenda for the meeting will be the Charity Digital Code, which was launched in November 2018. The meetings, which are open to all trustees, are held every month at Riverview Cafe, Hills...

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Hospice appeal for community fundraising volunteers

A charity which provides palliative care at its hospice in Boston is looking for community fundraisers to help it continue its vital work. The Butterfly Hospice relies on the generosity of local people to help raise the £1million it needs each year to help those with...

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Week of events to celebrate Skegness volunteers

Skegness is gearing up for a big celebration of the volunteers who give their time to support the people, animals, landscape and heritage of the town. Skegness Volunteers’ Week will take place from March 18th to 24th and will be an opportunity for the many charities,...

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Persimmon Homes launches £1million Building Futures giveaway

In 2019 Persimmon Homes is giving away more than £1 million to support children in health, sport, education and the arts through its brand new Building Futures competition. The company is joining forces with Team GB - the British Olympic Association - to give away...

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Survey launched to help armed forces

You served, we care People in South Kesteven, Rutland and Harborough with a connection to the British Armed Forces are being encouraged to share their views and experiences as part of a wide-ranging survey looking at military life - the first of its kind ever to take...

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Free workshop to help charities embrace technology and digital

Charities are being offered the opportunity to learn more about how they can use technology and digital services to help the people they serve. Following a series of similar events last year, the Centre for Acceleration of Social Technology (CAST) is again taking its...

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