CVS News

Keeping you informed about the local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector.

Funding & Development

Central Bedfordshire Council Community Grant Scheme is Open

The scheme is now open for submission of grant applications, Funding is to support Central Bedfordshire Residents with the aim of avoiding unneccessary hospital/institutional care admissions. Applications for grant funding to be submitted by Friday 16 February.

08 January, 2018


Data Protection and Changes in Law

Data protection law is changing from May 2018. You may have heard of GDPR and you may be wondering how it will affect your organisation.

20 December, 2017


Information about Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities

Update from our Support and Development Team on changed to Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities applications process

20 December, 2017


Safeguarding Responsibilities of Trustees

'Safeguarding is a key governance priority for all charities', says the Charity Commission, 'and Trustees should take steps to ensure no one who comes into contact with their charity suffers distress or harm, as well as safeguarding children and adults at risk.'

19 December, 2017


New templates from CVS on Policies and Procedures

CVS is working through our Policies and Procedures to bring you new templates and make that task of putting things in order just that little bit easier.

19 December, 2017


Changes to Registrars' Business Names Index

Update from our Support and Development Team on the incorporation of CIOs to the Registrars' Business Names Index.

18 December, 2017