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CAS Obtains Cyber Essentials Certification

Community Action Suffolk has recently been successful in obtaining the Cyber Essentials Certification. Cyber Essentials is an industry recognised and externally verified certification that shows that you have met a...

Launch of the Suffolk Community Awards

In a unique partnership, Community Action Suffolk (‘CAS’), Suffolk County Council and the Suffolk Association of Local Councils (‘SALC’) are today launching the new Suffolk Community Awards. These collaborative awards...

CAS Learning Lunch: Charity Incorporation

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...

CAS Chief Exec on the sofa with Lesley Dolphin, BBC Radio Suffolk

Community Action Suffolk Chief Exec Christine Abraham was interviewed on the sofa with Lesley Dolphin, Wednesday 8th May. A fabulous interview highlighting the amazing work of the diverse voluntary groups...

New era sees director of innovation appointed

Suffolk Business | 2nd May 2019  An experienced voluntary sector director has been appointed to a newly created role at Community Action Suffolk. Hannah Reid, who has been part of...

Chief Executive’s April Blog

There probably aren’t many Charity CEO’s and heads of fundraising, or business development leads at social enterprises, who sat in their careers advice session at school and named that role...

A new film about Low Income Rural Britain

24th April 2019 | Written by Elliot Kett, The RSA, Engagement and Communications Coordinator – Food, Farming & Countryside Commission Farmers who can’t afford to eat the food they produce. Local people...

TOWNS AND PARISHES GET £470K CIL BOOST

Town and Parish councils across Babergh and Mid Suffolk are set to receive a total of £469,764 of community infrastructure funding the Councils’ CIL scheme.  Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funds collected...

Launched: New £3m Grant for Village Halls

On Friday 5 April Nottinghamshire MP Robert Jenrick and Defra Minister for Rural Affairs Lord Gardiner launched a £3m grant for the improvement of village halls. There are 10,000 Village...

New ‘one stop shop’ for East Suffolk businesses

  Businesses across East Suffolk can now easily find advice and information to help their business to thrive, thanks to a new dedicated website.   East Suffolk Council’s Economic Development...