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CHARITIES CALL ON NEW CHANCELLOR TO TACKLE FUEL COSTS CRISIS - 06/07/2022

A coalition of eleven charities is calling on the new Chancellor of the Exchequer to tackle the spiralling fuel costs crisis which is damaging the voluntary sector across the UK.

Removing Barriers to Volunteering - 09/06/2022

Our Volunteering For All Project, supported by Cambridge City Council, works to reduce the barriers many people experience in accessing volunteering. In her new blog, Chris Trevorrow shares what we have learned from this work.

Tips for Making a Good Funding Application - 19/05/2022

Chris shares some useful pointers.

Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting - 04/05/2022

Cambridgeshire County Council in partnership with Cambridge City Council welcomes you to join us on 2nd June 2022 at Cambridge Mound, Shire Hall to commence the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations with the lighting of the Beacon.

Successful fundraising - 26/04/2022

Notes from our fundraising workshop, and the importance of a fundraising plan and strategy.

Cambridge Older People’s Network - 26/04/2022

Networking for charities and services to improve the lives of older people in Cambridge.

Finding a new role as a volunteer - 14/03/2022

Amy, CCVS Volunteer, shares tips on how to find a volunteering role that is right for you.

Taking volunteering to the public online - 21/02/2022

The last couple of years has resulted in many of us rethinking how we do things. In early 2022 CCVS decided to host some free online volunteer fairs, aimed at the public, to support local voluntary groups with the challenging task of recruiting the volunteers they need.

CCVS has a new Chair of Trustees – Welcome Flóra! - 21/02/2022

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Flóra Raffai as the new CCVS Chair of Trustees.

Climate Change – taking positive action together - 27/01/2022

As a voluntary sector organisation CCVS have committed to take positive climate action through becoming a signatory of the Cambridge Climate Change Charter. We recognise that the growing climate emergency is a serious risk to the success of our operations and to future wellbeing of our staff, our stakeholders and the wider community. We're determined to take positive action. Will you join us? The more organisations that take positive climate action, the bigger the difference we can make.