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New research on how Cambridge groups are emerging from the pandemic - 22/11/2022

The research set out to capture the views of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector in Cambridge on the key issues their service users face coming out of the pandemic. It also set out to identify what help the sector requires to play its part in meeting these needs.

Free tickets to Wimpole for community groups - 22/09/2022

Wimpole Estate have launched an exciting new initiative offering local community groups free admission to the estate and its facilities.

Cambridge City Council matches donations to cost of food and living appeal - 21/09/2022

CAMBRIDGE City Council has offered to match public donations to Cambridge Sustainable Food and Cambridge Food Poverty Alliance’s “Cost of Food and Living Crisis Campaign”, up to a value of £10,000.

Tips for Supervising Volunteers - 08/08/2022

Following our recent workshop on supervision skills for those managing volunteers, Chris shares tips on how best to manage the supervision.


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.