Monthly Archives: January 2016

Better Broadband for Suffolk – Next Phase 

January 27, 2016

The next phase of high speed Fibre Broadband upgrades for households in Suffolk were announced in the middle of December and if you visit www.betterbroadbandsuffolk.com and put in your post code in the My Location checker then you will be able to see whether you are due in the next phase of upgrades going up to

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Protect your organisation or charity against online scams and fraud

January 19, 2016

Following the recent story of a Suffolk charity, Focus12, falling victim to email cyber fraud, charities are being encouraged to make themselves aware of increasingly sophisticated scams. Thanks to the Suffolk County Council Trading Standards Service, below are links to information and a number of resources to help your organisation be aware of potential scams: Suffolk

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CAS benefits from a share of £14,000 donation to local volunteer services

January 18, 2016

East of England Coop is delighted to have been able to present four local charities, which support volunteering across our region, with a share of £14,000 thanks to funds raised at the annual Co-operative Retail Trading Group’s (CRTG) Supplier Awards Dinner. Community Action Suffolk is delighted to be one of the recipients and a cheque was recently

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Community oil buying

January 13, 2016

Community Action Suffolk can help you reduce the high cost of your heating oil by bringing Suffolk communities together and buying together. Not only can we promise lower costs and reduce heavy tanker traffic through the Suffolk countryside, we also pride ourselves in providing high quality customer service to our members. We have our own Community

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15 VCS organisations embark on social impact measurement programme

January 13, 2016

With funding from the Big Lottery Awards For All fund to carry out a pilot programme of Social Impact Measurement (SIM) in Suffolk during 2015/16, CAS is pleased to announce that 15 voluntary & community sector organisations from across Suffolk have now begun the process of measuring social impact, with the aim of developing a best

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Are you passionate about wildlife and Suffolk? This could be a job for you!

January 13, 2016

(update 13 January 2016) Community Action Suffolk is pleased to be working in partnership with Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Areas of Natural Beauty (AONB), Wild Days and destination marketing organisation (DMO) in a joint project which is promoting volunteer tourism in a new project in the East Coast of Suffolk. Group leaders are being sought, who

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Rural community projects can get a free boost with Village SOS!

January 13, 2016

There is still time for rural community groups and projects to benefit from Community Action Suffolk’s free expert help through Village SOS (Support, Outreach & Sustainability). Village SOS is a Lottery funded project administered by ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) with the sole focus to help communities survive and thrive and become more

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Heritage Lottery Fund wants to hear from equality groups and networks

January 11, 2016

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) in the East of England is compiling a database of equality groups and networks or charities representing people in equality groups in the region. The groups included in the database need to have the capacity to apply for HLF funding and deliver the resulting project, either individually or as multiple

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