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Strategic communications and marketing review – invitation to tender

The Board of trustees of the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland is commissioning a strategic review of our communications and marketing. The review is intended to help us evaluate current approaches and the resources we are using, to see whether and how we can do better. We are now seeking expressions of interest from firms or consultants with […]

Posted on Thursday 22 September 2016 @ 1:30 pm Filed under: Uncategorized

Newbottle celebrates a decade of giving through Taylor legacy

The Taylor Fund at the Community Foundation reaches its tenth year of grant-making and has provided over £188,000 in support to the Parish of Newbottle and its inhabitants. St Matthews Parish Church is holding a celebration on 18 September 2016 to recognise a decade of support. The late Mr Francis William Taylor established an endowment fund at the Community Foundation […]

Posted on Tuesday 13 September 2016 @ 5:12 pm Filed under: Uncategorized

Upcoming Time to Talk sessions and an environmental roadshow

The Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland has announced two Time to Talk session – a general funding advice session will take place in Gosforth in November, and an environmental roadshow will be held in Cramlington in October. Time to Talk sessions are open to anyone connected to a voluntary group, charity or support agency, and we welcome volunteers, […]

Posted on Tuesday 13 September 2016 @ 5:09 pm Filed under: Uncategorized

The North East Social Enterprise Festival is looking for exhibitors

The Sage Gateshead will host the second North East Social Enterprise Festival on Saturday 29 October 2016. The Festival aims to challenge public thinking about where consumers buy goods and services, and the social impact of purchasing decisions. The festival will be an opportunity to learn and meet social entrepreneurs who operate and trade for the benefit of communities in […]

Posted on Tuesday 13 September 2016 @ 5:03 pm Filed under: Uncategorized

Building Future Sustainability returns for two further sessions

The Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland is delighted to announce two further opportunities to take part in our Building Future Sustainability programme at venues across the North East. Building Future Sustainability A programme for the voluntary sector to bring in more money, from more sources, more regularly October 2016-March 2017 Location: Newcastle or Hartlepool   In February and […]

Posted on Tuesday 13 September 2016 @ 4:49 pm Filed under: Uncategorized

Shaping the North East’s future workforce by Lindsey Peek, North East LEP

Guest blogger, Lindsey Peek, Enterprise Co-ordinator at the North East LEP, discusses a new partnership which aims to support career provision for young people in the North East.  The North East Local Enterprise Partnership is spearheading the formation of a network of Enterprise Advisers who will work in partnership with the region’s secondary schools to help shape careers provision for pupils. Lindsey […]

Posted on Monday 12 September 2016 @ 1:53 pm Filed under: Blog
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