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Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Trustees’ Week – 7-13 November 2016

Trustees’ Week is an annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and highlight opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference.

The focus in 2016 is Stronger Charities through Good Leadership and organisations are focusing on sharing their training, both live and online, and much of it

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Thursday, September 15th, 2016

250,000 free trees available – I Dig Trees (from TCV and Ovo)

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) in partnership with OVO Energy are providing 250,000 trees free of charge for this year’s bare root planting season.

All the trees are absolutely free, native UK broad leaf and will be supplied with protective stakes and spiral guards in 4 different pack variants – each with 50 trees per pack.

The I

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Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Charity IT body – new website and services

The Charity IT Association (CITA) has launched a new website, with a new web address at

The services offered now include:

Tech Surgery – free independent advice to help charities make better use of technology.
IT Consultancy – a free service that can help you make better use of technology.
IT Project Delivery – a free service that helps

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Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Sainsbury’s Local Food Partner Programme

Sainsbury’s continues to expand its Local Food Partner Programme and is accepting applications from local charities to join the network. Local food partner charities can collect dry and tinned food donated by customers and/or fresh food donated by Sainsbury’s to distribute in the community. Applicants must be a registered charity, have appropriate Food Hygiene certification

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Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

In Kind Direct – donated every day good for not-for-profits

In Kind Direct is one of The Prince’s Charities set up to support charities and not-for-profit organisations with donated goods. Goods range from cleaning products, toys, toiletries, clothes and a range of other items that can be used to run services and give to the people they support.

We are currently looking to engage with voluntary

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Friday, December 5th, 2014

Keep a local child warm – donate a coat!

Any unwanted coats can be taken to Bosworth Community Centre, where they will go to a child who needs it this Winter. If you know of any children that would benefit from a coat you can use this referral form – or they can contact us directly.

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Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Support for Veterans

Veterans UK has published Veterans World – a guide to the range of help and support available to veterans.

You can read it below (if it doesn’t display correctly you can view it published on Issuu).

For more information visit the Veterans UK website.

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Friday, September 19th, 2014

Resource to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation

A website has been launched at, which contains information about CSE and how to spot the warning signs.

Child sexual exploitation, CSE, is a crime that can affect any child, anytime, regardless of their social or ethnic background. It is child abuse and involves perpetrators grooming their victims in various ways, such as in person, via

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Friday, August 29th, 2014

Search site for loan finance

Loan Finance Search site

Finding Finance is a new search site for social enterprises and charities to find available loan finance.

It is run by the Community Development Finance Association, the membership organisation for community development finance institutions – those who make loans to community organisations.

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Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Children’s Clothing project

Children’s Clothing scheme launched in Solihull

We are writing to introduce our children’s clothing scheme that has been set up for families living in Solihull going through a difficult time/crisis/trauma. We believe this scheme could be of use to families you are supporting in Solihull.

Childrens Clothing.Solihull is a Community Interest Company and is a non profitable

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