Malvern Hills Community Awards 2017
Help to recognise those who have made a positive impact to communities in Malvern Hillson our community
Posted: 16/10/2017

Success Factors for Voluntary Sector Projects - Research Report
Research report published into the key success factors for voluntary and community sector projects in Worcestershire.
Posted: 20/09/2017

Bid Writing
Worcester Muslin Welfare Association is looking for assistance in writing bids for grants and funding.
Posted: 15/07/2017

Swap and Share - Malvern Families
Onside Advancacy are seeking expressions of interest for facilitators to run their Swap and Share Project in Malvern
Posted: 15/07/2017

House of Lords Select Committee on Charities
Report and Reccommendations of the House of Lords Select Committee on Charities
Posted: 29/03/2017

Research Brief - The Strength of Voluntary Projects
Following the Sharing our Strength Conference applications are invited to carry out resesrch into the Strength of Voluntary Projects in Worcestershire
Posted: 22/03/2017

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Community Buildings Checker - new online resource

Local groups taking on community building projects are now able to test their ideas using the new Community Buildings Checker, a web based planning tool that gives communities an idea of whether their proposed community building, such as housing, sports centres, community halls or neighbourhood hubs will be a financial success. - See more.

With the increase in community developed and constructed buildings, this free online tool will help launch many building projects, taking the guesswork out of early-stage planning and giving confidence to groups that they could take on and complete a building project.

The Community Buildings Checker provides an overview of the potential income and costs for both the capital element, such as land and construction costs, and ongoing operational costs such as maintenance, insurance and staff costs, in a useful report.

The tool has the ability to be adjusted to consider different scenarios and options before the planning has begun, which is essential in the beginnings of a new project.

The Checker is part of Locality’s new area of support and advice for Community Buildings through My Community Rights website. It includes a Community Buildings Roadmap that identifies the stages of a community-led building project and the actions needed to progress to completion and occupancy. - See more.

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