Monthly Archives: July 2019

Understanding Social Value – how to map your social value offer: For not for profit organisations who wish to tender with Suffolk County Council for contracts to deliver services

July 30, 2019

Are you considering Social Value in your tender applications?  Do you know what it means and what your Social Value offer is?  Can you show it? Community Action Suffolk and Suffolk County Council are working in partnership this year to help the VCSE sector in Suffolk get to know and understand Social Value and ensure

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Deadline approaching – Suffolk Community Awards

July 16, 2019

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release There are only a few weeks left to enter the new Suffolk Community Awards with the deadline of 21st July fast approaching. Launched in May, the new Suffolk Community Awards are a unique partnership between Community Action Suffolk (‘CAS’), Suffolk County Council and the Suffolk Association of Local Councils (‘SALC’).

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Social Investment in Action

July 10, 2019

On Monday the 24th June, I spent the day in sunny Sheffield with fellow grantees from the Connect Fund. The Connect Fund funds my post of Social Investment Officer and has a mission to grow the social investment market. As most of us didn’t know much about each other and our projects, we were given

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