Grants of £1,000 to £5,000 for small group running costs

Grants of £1,000 to £5,000 for small group running costs

Comic Relief and UK Community Foundations has announced a £2 million fund to supporting small community led organisations across the UK, with core running costs or longer term investment. The Core Strength – Local Communities initiative provides funding for essential...
Still time to quit smoking for Stoptober

Still time to quit smoking for Stoptober

Public Health England’s mass quitting challenge, Stoptober is back and smokers across the East Midlands are being urged to know it isn’t too late to sign up and join thousands of others across the country to successfully quit smoking. New data published in a...
Fund of £1k to £25k open for entries on September 12

Fund of £1k to £25k open for entries on September 12

The Aviva Community Fund opens for entries on September 12, 2017. Aviva says: “The fund offers you the chance to secure funding for an important cause in your community. “All you have to do is submit a project for your community organisation – even if you...
Become a volunteer mentor and make a difference

Become a volunteer mentor and make a difference

A Lincolnshire woman who is helping others to enjoy the benefits of volunteering whilst doing it herself is urging others to get involved too. Volunteering can aid self esteem, well being, increase your social circle and be a useful stepping stone to a future goal...
Five quick questions about recruiting

Five quick questions about recruiting

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) would like to know how easy you find it to recruit suitable, good quality, knowledgeable and experienced staff and volunteers for your organisation. Your answers may make the difference in helping us to develop a...
Backing South Kesteven’s The Big Clean

Backing South Kesteven’s The Big Clean

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) is backing South Kesteven District Council’s attack on grot spots – The Big Clean. The district council is carrying out a major programme of street cleaning to tackle litter, weeds, fly-tipping, graffiti and broken...
Find out how we can help you at Springfields, Spalding

Find out how we can help you at Springfields, Spalding

Come along to our stand at Springfields outlet shopping centre, in Spalding, and find out how to get into volunteering, get funding for your community group or project and others ways we can support you. Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) staff will...