Training and Events – Calendar

Successful Funding Training for small groups (Barrow area only)

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Cumbria CVS in conjunction with Cumbria Community Foundation, Big Lottery Fund and Heritage Lottery Fund is providing training for small groups in the Barrow area on successful funding applications.

This training will give you:

  • Information on how CVS can assist you to find the right funder/s
  • What is a project
  • How to identify the need
  • How to identify the outcomes of your project
  • Improved confidence in writing funding applications

The 4 trainers between them have over 40 years’ experience in both writing and reviewing funding applications and will be sharing their expertise and knowledge with you.

Introduction to Volunteering

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If you would like to know more about volunteering and/or are interested in volunteering for a local organisation/charity then come along to this informal session.

It will provide you with information about:

  • becoming a volunteer
  • the range of volunteering opportunities available locally
  • local organisations looking to recruit volunteers
  • the benefits of volunteering
  • how to get involved in volunteering

For further details download the flier here

Introduction to Volunteering

Date:

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If you would like to know more about volunteering and/or are interested in volunteering for a local organisation/charity then come along to this informal session.

It will provide you with information about:

  • becoming a volunteer
  • the range of volunteering opportunities available locally
  • local organisations looking to recruit volunteers
  • the benefits of volunteering
  • how to get involved in volunteering

For further details download the flier here

West Funding Event

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Speak directly to funders; access essential funding information, advice and support; network with other local organisations.
Funders include Cumbria County Council, Cumbria Community Foundation, Hadfield Trust, Francis C Scott Trust, Heritage Lottery Fund, the Big Lottery Fund, Charity Bank, BBC Children in Need, Police and Crime Commissioners Fund, Cumbria Youth Alliance and the Copeland Community Fund.

Arts and Culture Network Meeting

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You are invited to attend the Cumbria Arts and Culture Network meeting, being held on the 7 July 2017 from 9.45am – 3pm.

The event is being co-hosted by Prism Arts and Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery – many thanks to them for putting together such a wonderful and varied agenda! (click here)

Dealing with Difficult Behaviour

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By the end of the session participants will have:

  • Identified difficult behaviour
  • Discussed the impact of difficult behaviour on both volunteers and the organisation
  • Recognised the reasons behind this type of behaviour
  • Explored ways of dealing with difficult behaviour
  • Considered how to create effective boundaries

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