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 alisonp@cumbriacvs.org.uk

Upcoming Events

Action for Health Network

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Action for Health Network

Book your place on the next of our ever popular information and networking event.

Tuesday 24 September 9.30am Newton Rigg College Penrith:

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County Volunteer Network

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Every charity can build a strong board if it invests time and effort in volunteer recruitment and retention. This session will take a look at how Volunteer Managers can help to target and recruit new trustees and board members by better understanding the roles of trustees and what skills are needed, along with developing trustee role descriptions.

Carlisle Funding Event

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

Funders include: ACTion with Communities, Carlisle City Council, Charity Bank, Cumbria Community Foundation, Cumbria County Council, Cumbria Waste Management Environment Trust, Cumbria Youth Alliance, First Ark Social Investment, Francis C Scott Trust, Hadfield Trust, The National Lottery Community Fund,and the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Get on Board – Trustee Volunteer Information Session

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This Trustee Information Session is aimed at individuals who are
interested in becoming a Volunteer Trustee or Board Member.

The session will focus on:

  • What is a trustee?
  • 6 Main roles of a trustee
  • Things all trustees need to know
  • Organisations looking to recruit new trustee
  • Benefits of volunteering and becoming a Trustee
  • How to become a Volunteer Trustee

Booking essential. Limited places available.