Monthly Archives: August 2019

Suffolk Action Week -New volunteering campaign

August 27, 2019

  Suffolk Action Week is a NEW volunteer recruitment campaign created in partnership with Community Action Suffolk, Suffolk Libraries, East of England CO-OP and many other Suffolk charities.     Are you considering volunteering? Find out more about volunteering during Suffolk Action Week. Search for a recruitment event near you on: https://volunteersuffolk.org.uk/opportunity-calendar/month Search week of

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Chief Executive’s August Blog

August 20, 2019

What if Suffolk Became the UK’s Leading Light on Volunteering? Whenever I’m travelling around the county, meeting with businesses, schools, community groups and families, I’m reminded just how much the perception of ‘volunteering’ varies. For some, it immediately brings to mind the image of a person sifting through second-hand items in a charity shop, or

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Learning Lunch: Microsoft 365- untapped IT potential for your organisation

August 12, 2019

  Learning Lunches are a valuable opportunity to informally network with colleagues across the voluntary sector and to hear from some guest speakers who are experts in their field. These events are hosted by some special venues across Suffolk.     Title: Microsoft 365 – untapped IT potential for your organisation Date: Wednesday 18 September

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VCSE Loneliness Forum

August 2, 2019

The VCSE Loneliness Forum recently took place in Ipswich on 23 July 2019. Delegates enjoyed a really informative morning with an introduction from Chris Abraham, (Chief Executive of CAS), Sally Connick, (Head of Community and Voluntary Action) and Ann Osborn (Director, Rural Coffee Caravan). Delegates worked together to look at the impact of loneliness and

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