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  • Tue, 04/04/2017 - 19:52

    How are they being developed in practice?

    Sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) have been developed by NHS and local government leaders in 44 parts of England. The plans offer a chance for health and social care leaders to work together to improve care and manage limited resources. But will they succeed where other initiatives have failed?

  • Tue, 04/04/2017 - 13:02

    In 2016 we have successfully delivered 4 COOKBank training  courses to Housing Associations, Community Groups and the NHS. Setting up a Community Cooking Club – Cooking for better living

  • Tue, 04/04/2017 - 07:15

    Welcoming Andy Burnham MP and representatives from all Manchester Asylum Support agencies, organisations, and individuals seeking justice, fighting for the human rights of people seeking asylum who can't go home. This networking event launches tthe booklet and on-line resouce "Everything You Need to Know, for Asylum Seekers BY Asylum Seekers.

  • Mon, 03/04/2017 - 18:38

    Gorse Hill Studios would like you to invite you to be part of their exciting arts development by creating new audiences offering new and exciting opportunities!

    We plan to work with and  programme in a range of performing arts companies that will educate, challenge and inspire our audiences.  

  • Mon, 03/04/2017 - 18:32

    Beware of the Bull will be running our highly acclaimed Write A Successful Awards For All Bid course in two new locations during June. The course will take place at Voluntary Action Islington (London) on Friday 9th June from 1.30pm - 4.30pm, then one week later at The Street, Scarborough.

  • Mon, 03/04/2017 - 18:13

    The high street bookshop WH Smith offers small grants through its associated trust. Funding for the WH Smith Trust is generated through the 5p plastic bag charge now in operation throughout the UK.

    The aims of the trust are to support good causes in the local communities where WH Smith operates, and to promote literacy and a love of reading.

  • Mon, 03/04/2017 - 17:11

    Sport England recently announced a new pot of funding which will be used to support people to stay active.

    Helping the Active Stay Active When Life Changes will make grants to organisations for projects that enable people who are currently active to stay active during and after a big life change - like having a baby, becoming ill or injured, or starting a new job.

  • Sun, 02/04/2017 - 21:13

    We are recruiting for the Greater Manchester Run

    The event on Sunday 28 May is the largest 10k in Europe and one of the city’s best loved annual events.

    Taking part is a great way to get fit and raise money for a good cause – improving the life chances of local kids.

    This year for the first time runners also have the option of running a half marathon.

  • Sun, 02/04/2017 - 18:33

    We are excited to announce the Three Peaks of Saddleworth walk as part of Mahdlo's summer fundraising challenge!

    On Saturday 8th July, we will be taking on local landmarks Pots and Pans, Indian's Head and Wharmton Hill; the route will be challenging but rewarded by some incredible views of Oldham and beyond. 

  • Sun, 02/04/2017 - 18:00

    Bid Writing : The Basics

    Organiser : NFP Workshops Trainer Name : Ian Benson


    Staff members, volunteers, board members or trustees of charities, schools, associations or not for profit organisations who are about to submit funding applications to large or small funders.