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Finding a new role as a volunteer - 14/03/2022

Amy, CCVS Volunteer, shares tips on how to find a volunteering role that is right for you.

Taking volunteering to the public online - 21/02/2022

The last couple of years has resulted in many of us rethinking how we do things. In early 2022 CCVS decided to host some free online volunteer fairs, aimed at the public, to support local voluntary groups with the challenging task of recruiting the volunteers they need.

CCVS has a new Chair of Trustees – Welcome Flóra! - 21/02/2022

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Flóra Raffai as the new CCVS Chair of Trustees.

Climate Change – taking positive action together - 27/01/2022

As a voluntary sector organisation CCVS have committed to take positive climate action through becoming a signatory of the Cambridge Climate Change Charter. We recognise that the growing climate emergency is a serious risk to the success of our operations and to future wellbeing of our staff, our stakeholders and the wider community. We're determined to take positive action. Will you join us? The more organisations that take positive climate action, the bigger the difference we can make.

Health and Wellbeing Small Grants - 08/02/2022

The Evelyn Trust has two Health and Wellbeing schemes. The Small Grant Awards scheme can be applied for at any point. Awards are for £4K-10K and applications are reviewed quarterly.

Mental health matters. You matter. - 27/01/2022

How important is yours & your team's wellbeing to your organisation? As an organisation what do you do to promote & enhance good mental health?

The buzz I get from volunteering - 11/01/2022

Our volunteer Amy, shares her experiences of volunteering and the buzz it gives her.

12 days of Christmas - 06/12/2021

Our lead up to Christmas campaign to share appeals and information.

CCVS becomes the 50TH Cambridge City Living Wage accredited employer - 23/11/2021

Cambridge Council for Voluntary Service (CCVS) has become the 50th local employer accredited with the Living Wage Foundation. There are also 32 national employers that are accredited that have local branches in the city.

Booster vaccinations for frontline staff - 05/11/2021

If you are a frontline staff member or volunteer in a local charity or community group then you can book a booster vaccination.