The Community Foundation for Calderdale believes that local charities, community groups and volunteers are local heroes. Our Community Spirit Awards celebrate the often unsung heroes who work in our community, often in extremely challenging situations. From charities to individuals who give of their time and energy the awards highlight the people at the centre of … Continue reading Community Spirit Awards 2019
Summer’s here and the latest Do Something is packed with great ideas to keep the kids occupied whatever the weather! Were you inspired by the Tour de Yorkshire, which visited Calderdale again this year? There’s cycle training courses running for all ages and abilities in our sports section. If you like the fresh air, be … Continue reading Do Something! Calderdale – July to September
Would you be prepared to lease/gift your empty property to a local charity supporting women and their children to provide them with a quality home? Find out more here Turning Empty properties into homes…..a gift of safety & security If you own an empty property and are interested in finding out more about WomenCentre Homes......... … Continue reading Women’s Centre are seeking 50 properties in Calderdale for women and their children, over the next 5 years!
A new community garden has been created at Wadsworth Common just off Queens Road in Halifax. Calderdale Council has been carrying out improvement work on the previously under-used patch of land, to boost the amount of green space in the Park ward area, using external funding from the Government’s Migration Fund. The many benefits of … Continue reading New community garden for Park ward
Book an appointment to discuss your group’s needs: Setting up as a new group Funding Business & Project Planning Legal Structures Policies & Procedures Social Enterprise development Governance Communications A member of the VSI Alliance team will be available for an appointment on Tuesday 23rd July, 10am-1pm at Brighouse Library, Halifax Road, Brighouse HD6 2AF. … Continue reading FREE one-to-one support & advice for community, voluntary and not-for-profit groups in Calderdale