Volunteering opportunities ranging from victim support to gardening

Volunteering opportunities ranging from victim support to gardening

Gardening, befriending, victim support – those are just a few of the things you could involved in as a volunteer in Lincolnshire. Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) supports individuals to get into volunteering in and around Skegness, Boston, Grantham...
£30,000 still available to Lincolnshire youth groups and projects

£30,000 still available to Lincolnshire youth groups and projects

The Lincolnshire Community Foundation still has £30,000 to give to projects in Greater Lincolnshire that help young people become active in their communities from the #iwill campaign.  Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 are available. The foundation says: “We’d...
Office move for Lincolnshire CVS in Boston

Office move for Lincolnshire CVS in Boston

The Boston head office of Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) is moving. From Monday, June 4, LCVS will be based at the Boston Borough Council Offices, in West Street. LCVS runs Boston Volunteer Centre – providing help and support to people who wish to...
South Kesteven Community Fund deadline approaching

South Kesteven Community Fund deadline approaching

Community groups or those with an idea for a community project or event have until Friday, June 8 to apply for funding of up to £10,000. That is the next deadline for applications for the South Kesteven Community Fund. A new, more simple, application form has been...
Our privacy promise

Our privacy promise

On the 25th May a new data privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), will come into effect. As a result, we have updated our Privacy Statement. About our Privacy Statement Our updated Privacy Statement can be found at: LCVS Privacy Statement We...
£1,000 grants available via South Kesteven Ward Member Grant Scheme

£1,000 grants available via South Kesteven Ward Member Grant Scheme

Community groups and organisations in South Kesteven will be given a financial helping hand thanks to a new councillor grant scheme. SKDC’s Ward Member Grant Scheme launched at the beginning of April, giving district councillors a new funding stream to support...
Really useful press release template

Really useful press release template

A great resource from Small Charity Week helps organisations to think through and plan a press release. The intention of the resource is to allow charities to use the week, which takes place June 18 to June 23, to raise their profile, but it is equally useful as a...
#iwill Take Action Fund offers £10k to £60k for youth projects

#iwill Take Action Fund offers £10k to £60k for youth projects

The Virgin Money Foundation is match funding £850,000 from Big Lottery Fund to create a £1.7million, three year #iwill Take Action Fund. In launching the #iwill Take Action Fund, Virgin Money Foundation says it is funding under three themes: Our Physical Environment: ...