Attention all Voluntary Groups, Volunteers’ Week is an opportunity to say thank you to your wonderful volunteers. Feel free to download the logo to say thank you, and if you want Catherine at CVG to promote any volunteer opportunities or help with publicity, please get in touch firstname.lastname@example.org
Come along and meet other mums with the option of children playing in a free creche with a snack provided. Tuesday groups are held in Thurso Ormlie centre and Thursday groups are held in Wick – contact for the venue.
Grants up to £75,000 are available to UK registered charities for projects in the following categories: Heritage and conservation; Social and Criminal Justice; Overseas; and Older People
Deadline: Ongoing http://www.charleshaywardfoundation.org.uk/
One off grants of up to £5,000 are available to small UK registered charities for work in the specific areas of: relief of youth poverty, the disabled, the elderly, health, military, and the arts and heritage.
Deadline: 10 September 2022 https://grocershall.co.uk/the-charity/memorial-grants/
Scottish Sea Farms – Heart of the Community Trust (HCT)
Grants for projects that deliver lasting change within Shetland, Orkney, Highland, Argyll and Dumfries in the following areas:
health and health promotion; education; personal development; and community projects.
Deadline: Ongoing http://www.scottishseafarms.com/community/heart-of-the-community/
National Lottery Community Fund have announced the closure of Community Led and Improving Lives funding streams Deadline 30 September 2022
The National Lottery have now started the process of reviewing their funding on offer and developing new programmes which will ensure the best use of National Lottery funding to support communities to thrive in future.
They will close Community Led and Improving Lives programmes to applications from Friday 30 September 2022 and launch the new portfolio in early 2023.
National Lottery Awards for All, Young Start and Scottish Land Fund are not part of this review and will remain open to applications
Free toddler/baby group is being held in Thurso Community Centre on Wednesdays from 09:30 – 11am or 11:30 – 1pm.
There’s FREE, pool, darts, games, music, tea, coffee, biscuits, chocolates etc, but most importantly a warm & friendly welcome. We have regular pizza & chippy meal nights & are planning on BBQ & Burger nights to come now that summer is coming. Why not pop in and Join In More. Any questions just PM us at Listening Ear and ask for Davie or Mark. reach us via 07529 248763.