Monthly Archives: July 2013

New thermal catering-style flasks for hire at the Resource Centre

Thanks to funding from the Robin Hood pub, we now have two 3.7 litre thermal flasks for hire at £2.60 each. We hope that these will be useful for community groups who are organising meetings or events, and want to

Posted in Resource Centre News

Google for Non-profits – free advertising, access to Google Apps, online support & resources for registered charities

Funding Central’s news article states: “Once charities sign up they will receive up to $10,000 (approximately £6,647) a month in advertising credit on Google AdWords to promote their causes and reach potential donors. They will gain free access to the

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Brighton Community Base launches new website

Community Base have launched a new website, redesigned to make the site easier to use when searching for volunteer posts, jobs, services and venues in the Brighton and Hove area. Local organisations can now advertise their services and volunteer opportunities

Posted in Useful resources

New fund for groups in sussex supporting children and young people

Sussex Community Foundation have a new fund available for groups in Sussex supporting children and young people to reach their full potential. Grants of up to £25,000 are available. For more information see: Deadline is 27 September.  (Please note this

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Bouncy Castle available 15th – 18th August

Are you having an event on the weekend of 16th/17th/18th August? Our Bouncy Castle booking for that weekend has just been cancelled. If you’re interested in booking it let us know. Details of the bouncy castle are at:

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Comic Relief Local Communities fund now open!

The deadline is 11th October 2013. For more information, check our information page on this funder: Comic Relief Local Communities

Posted in Funding

Free trees for school, community and youth groups

The Woodland Trust have 4000 free tree packs to give away to school, community and youth groups this autumn. Bring your community together to do something good for your neighbourhood by applying* before 13 September 2013 for the chance to receive a free tree

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Learning Disability and Volunteering Forum 11th July

Brighton & Hove Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum is holding its next meeting: “Learning Disability and Volunteering” on Thursday 11th July, 2013 from 10.30am-1.30pm, at Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. If you would like to attend this meeting or join the

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CVSF monthly surgery: next date 9th July, 2pm-8pm

These sessions are an open opportunity for any group or organisation to meet with Community and Voluntary Sector Forum staff for advice or support. Whether it’s a bit of support for your group or organisation, or if you just want

Posted in Advice and support