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Improving the way we communicate, and the language we use to enhance volunteering experiences for the global majority.   - 20/05/2024

There are many barriers faced by people wanting to volunteer, particularly from the global majority population, and if we don’t get the language right in the first place, we are potentially losing out on dedicated and skilled volunteers.

Leading CEO in Huntingdonshire’s voluntary sector announces future retirement - 25/04/2024

Hunts Forum of Voluntary Organisations has today announced CEO Julie Farrow has informed the Board of her intention to retire from the charity in April 2025, after over 17 years as Chief Officer. The Board has confirmed it will formally begin succession planning in light of Julie’s intended departure.

Important information - Martyn's Law Public Consultation - 12/03/2024

If you operate a venue or an event with a capacity of 100+, this will impact you.

State of the Sector Survey – Have your say! - 27/02/2024

We need to know how things are going for your organisation.

Work, Skills and Health - 27/02/2024

A short blog to update those organisations that have an interest in skills, learning and employment support.

How to nominate a voluntary champion for an honour or award - 14/02/2024

Do you know someone who has been exceptional and made a positive impact in the charity or community sector?

Insights from the Charity Digital Online Fundraising Conference - 14/12/2023

The Charity Digital Online Fundraising Conference in October 2023 brought together industry leaders, experts, and charity fundraisers to explore trends and ideas in digital fundraising.  The sessions included looking at a range of topics from essential digital tools, to harnessing the power of storytelling. Chris Trevorrow shares insights from the conference.

Volunteering during the cost of living crisis - is it worth it? - 14/12/2023

Our volunteer Amy shares her experience of the benefits of volunteering and why it’s worthwhile to volunteer. 

Give a Winter Hand - Christmas and winter appeals, services, and events - 05/12/2023

We share details of local winter/Christmas campaigns, as well as offers of free services and events.

Social impact organisations across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough supported by new Allia-led project - 14/11/2023

Allia is leading a new project to help social impact organisations across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough so that they can build resilience, grow and create more positive change.