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Empoweredby Lead (Volunteers) at the Rugby League World Cup 2021

In 2021, England will host the largest team sporting event in the world that year - the Rugby League World Cup, which will be the biggest and best ever in its history that dates back to 1954 when the tournament began.

32 competing nations in the men’s, women’s and wheelchair competitions will play in 61 matches across 21 venues, including St James’ Park, Elland Road, Anfield, Emirates Stadium, M&S Bank Arena and Old Trafford. The most inclusive sport played in the biggest venues across the country.

£27,500 per annum
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Rethinking Economics are recruiting trustees

9 Jan 2020 - 15:08 by michelle.foster

Rethinking EconomicsRethinking Economics (RE) is an international network of students, academics and professionals building a better economics in society and the classroom. Their vision is of economies which serve people and the planet. Their purpose is to build a diverse movement of people who challenge, interrogate and renew the practice, teaching and application of economics.                                

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Recruiting volunteers with a criminal history survey

20 Dec 2019 - 10:38 by michelle.foster

SurveyBolton CVS are currently running the Giving Back in Bolton project and are working hard to develop best practice guidance for volunteering organisations so that people with criminal records are fairly represented in volunteering opportunities.

You can help by completing the short survey here

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Event and Project Planning Workshop for Volunteers' Week 2020

For Manchester-based Organisations and Volunteers only.

Volunteers Week is a nationally celebrate event each year, running 1st – 7th June 2020.  It is an opportunity for volunteer-involving groups and organisations to recognise and celebrate the passionate individuals who freely give up their time, energy and skill to support causes in their local community and beyond and to promote opportunities for new people to get involved.

24 March, 2020 - 10:00 to 12:00
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

Storytelling Training for Volunteers' Week 2020

Learn what makes a great story, and join a storytelling movement to help generate stories about the extraordinary contribution of volunteers during Volunteers' Week 2020. Practice gathering stories and to plan how to use your new skills and knowledge.

For Manchester-based Organisations and Volunteers only.

Date & Time of Training: 10 March 2020 - 10:00 to 14:30

Venue: Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

10 March, 2020 - 10:00 to 14:30
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

LGBT+ youth organisation The Proud Trust is seeking a trustee

13 Dec 2019 - 11:35 by michelle.foster

The Proud TrustThe Proud Trust, the LGBT+ Youth Organisation for Greater Manchester (with North West and national projects) is seeking a trustee to join their wonderful Trustee Team. The Proud Trust are especially looking for BAME and trans people.

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Launch of the Student Experience Internship (SEI) programme 2020

13 Dec 2019 - 11:22 by michelle.foster

University of ManchesterThe University of Manchester has a Student Experience Internship (SEI) scheme which provides funding to pay for a limited number of students to undertake an eight week summer internship within organisations in the charity and not-for-profit sector in Manchester.

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Christmas and New Year closure information

11 Dec 2019 - 12:10 by michelle.foster

The Macc offices will be closed from 1pm on 24 December and will open in the New Year on 2 January.

Manchester Community Central / Capacity Building Team opening times
Monday 23 December – open 10am-4pm
Tuesday 24 December – Thursday 2 January closed
Please note: there will be no drop-in on 24 December or 31 December

Skill Givers opening times
Monday 23 December – Friday 10 January closed
Monday 13 January – open from 10am

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The Human Lending Library

5 Dec 2019 - 14:46 by michelle.foster

Human Lending LibraryThe Human Lending Library®, which matches charity and social enterprise leaders with successful entrepreneurs as mentors, has opened in Manchester.

Launched by the charity Expert Impact, the initiative has seen more than 200 leaders of social enterprises and charities ‘borrow’ an Expert for advice on improving their organisations and increasing their social impact.

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