Grants of up to £100,000 for projects tackling loneliness

Grants of up to £100,000 for projects tackling loneliness

A couple of weeks remain to apply for the main Building Connections Fund and applications are now being accepted for the youth strand. The £11.5 million Building Connections Fund is a partnership between Government, Big Lottery Fund and the Co-op Foundation which was...
What volunteering means to me…

What volunteering means to me…

Heidi De Wolf, chair / director at Lincolnshire charity Every-One: “This role has expanded my professional network, reconnected me to my background in health and social care and helped me apply the leadership skills and knowledge I gained over many years.” Heidi...
Local good causes sign up to benefit from South Kesteven lottery

Local good causes sign up to benefit from South Kesteven lottery

Fourteen local charities and good causes are the first to be approved as beneficiaries of LotterySK – South Kesteven’s new local lottery which is due to launch in September. Registered charities, good causes and voluntary organisations from Bourne, the...
Anglian Water help and advice coming to an event near you

Anglian Water help and advice coming to an event near you

Free aids to help keep homes and businesses free of pipe and sewer blockages are being offered in Skegness and Boston. Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) is also offering free talks on the issue to community groups and to attend events with all the...
Be ready to register on July 23 for grants of up to £30,000

Be ready to register on July 23 for grants of up to £30,000

A capped number of organisations will be able to register for funding of up to £30,000 via The Fore in the next round, which opens on July 23. The Fore offers unrestricted funding and strategic support to small charities and social enterprises across the UK. It aims...
Water harvesting now possible at Boston community garden, Lincolnshire

Water harvesting now possible at Boston community garden, Lincolnshire

A specialist new structure is allowing rain water to be harvested for use within Boston’s community garden in Central Park. The structure was created and installed at reduced cost by Boston’s Adventures in Wood, in partnership with Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary...
New career and confidence for Lincolnshire volunteer

New career and confidence for Lincolnshire volunteer

There are currently dozens of openings for volunteers across Lincolnshire and one of the people helping others into the roles saw his own life transformed by giving his time for free. Jody Raggo is now an area officer with Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service...
Call for volunteer marshals for Deepings Raft Race

Call for volunteer marshals for Deepings Raft Race

With the countdown now on to the next Deepings Raft Race, people are being urged to get involved as volunteers and gain all the positives that come with it. Further volunteer stewards and marshals are being sought to put in two hour shifts on event day – Sunday,...