Conferences and Events

We run conferences, seminars and other events throughout the year to support and inform local third sector organisations.

Events Management
For professional support in organising conferences, seminars or workshops, contact Cumbria CVS today. We are the experts at running successful events.

Contact Alison Phillips on 01768 800350 or email

Upcoming Events

Carlisle Funding Event




Speak directly to funders; access essential funding information, advice and support; network with other local organisations.

Funders include: Big Lottery Fund, Cumbria County Council, Cumbria Community Foundation, CWMET, Action with Communities in Cumbria, Francis C Scott Trust, Heritage Lottery Fund, Charity Bank, BBC Children in Need, Cumbria Youth Alliance and Office of Police and Crime Commissioners Fund.

Cumbria CVS AGM



Join us at our AGM which will focus on effective partnerships and collaboration. This event will also see the launch of our new Business Plan (2018-2020). Mrs Claire Hensman, Lord Lieutenant of Cumbria will present at this event as will Dr David Murphy, Deputy Director, Institute for Leadership and Sustainability (IFLAS) & Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management & Collaboration, Department of Business, Law, Policing and Social Sciences, University of Cumbria.

Volunteering Fair – West Cumbria



Come along and find out about volunteering!
Meet charities to find out how you can make a difference!

Organisations attending include:

  • Cumbria CVS
  • West Cumbria Carers
  • Cumbria Youth Offending Service
  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project
  • Senhouse Roman Museum

To view a full list of organisations please click here