Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services

 

Leadership - Ingenuity - Sector Social Growth

Our calendar of events is below

Dec
5
Tue
Social Sector Leaders Forum @ Home - Start Knowsley
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Social Sector Leaders Forum @ Home - Start Knowsley | England | United Kingdom

Part of our regular series of six Communities of Practice, independent, sector-led forums, where you’ll be free to discuss and learn from peers. Each separate forum will be held every two months.

Social Sector Leaders Forum

5th December 10.30am
6th February 10.30am

 

Dec
8
Fri
“Working Across Sector Boundaries” – Knowsley Illuminate Classes @ Knowsley Youth Mutual
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
"Working Across Sector Boundaries" - Knowsley Illuminate Classes @ Knowsley Youth Mutual | England | United Kingdom

Knowsley CVS and Social Enterprise Network are joining forces to deliver a programme of classes shining a spotlight on issues affecting your organisation.

In the second of our monthly master classes, social enterprise consultant Adrian Ashton leads an interactive workshop on building links between the social sector, private business, charities and the public sector. It promises to be a useful and informative 90 minutes on how to get the most out of working across sector boundaries.

The Iluminate Masterclass Programme is subsidised for Knowsley Social Sector Organisations. If you are not delivering Social Impact in Knowsley, but wish to attend the session please contact the kcvs team on kcvs@kcvs.org 0151 489 1222

 

Dec
12
Tue
Social Economy Providers Forum @ Knowsley CVS
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Social Economy Providers Forum @ Knowsley CVS | Huyton | England | United Kingdom

The Social Economy Providers Forum is open to all Social Sector organisations who deliver or have aspirations to deliver public sector contracts. The Forum is a space to network, develop peer support and opportunities for co-production whilst building knowledge and expertise of public sector commissioning, procurement and Social Value.

The Social Economy Providers Forum directly engages in the policy and strategic collaboration work of Knowsley CVS.

The Social Economy Providers Forum is a Knowsley CVS Community of Practice Forum – independent, sector led, peer support networks to build knowledge, expertise and resilience within the Social Sector in Knowsley.

More detail is available from racheal.jones@kcvs.org / kcvs@kcvs.org 0151 489 1222

 

 

Dec
15
Fri
Volunteer Co-ordinator Forum @ Home - Start Knowsley
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Volunteer Co-ordinator Forum @ Home - Start Knowsley | England | United Kingdom

Taking place on National Small Charities Day, this is the latest of a bi-monthly network specifically for people that have responsibility for the recruitment and management of volunteers within their organisations.

At this informal networking event, you will be able to:

  • Connect with volunteer co-ordinators of other local organisations.
  • Keep up to date on the latest volunteering news.
  • Develop your understanding of volunteer management and your role as a co-ordinator.
  • Find out about how KCVS can further support you and your organisation.

The Volunteer Managers Forum is a Knowsley CVS Community of Practice Forum – independent, sector led, peer support networks to build knowledge, expertise and resilience within the Social Sector in Knowsley.

And if you want to discuss any aspect of volunteer recruitment or management, you can contact KCVS directly at kcvs@kcvs.org or call us on 0151 489 1222

 

 

Dec
19
Tue
Fundraisers and Finance Forum @ Listening Ear (Merseyside)
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Fundraisers and Finance Forum @ Listening Ear (Merseyside) | Whiston | England | United Kingdom

The forum is a space for Social Sector organisations (Charities, Social Enterprise, Voluntary and Community and Faith groups) to network, develop peer support, discuss and find out about key information important for fundraising and finance in the Sector.

The Finance and Fundraising Forum is a Knowsley CVS Community of Practice Forum – independent, sector led, peer support networks to build knowledge, expertise and resilience within the Social Sector in Knowsley.

Further information is available from lindsey.martin@kcvs.org / kcvs@kcvs.org 0151 489 1222

Jan
9
Tue
Social Entrepreneurs Forum @ Listening Ear (Merseyside)
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Social Entrepreneurs Forum @ Listening Ear (Merseyside) | Whiston | England | United Kingdom

The forum is a space for Social Entrepreneurs (Charities, Social Enterprise, Voluntary and Community and Faith groups) to network, develop peer support, discuss and find out about how to get that “great idea” started and established.

The Social Entrepreneurs Forum is a Knowsley CVS Community of Practice Forum – independent, sector led, peer support networks to build knowledge, expertise and resilience within the Social Sector in Knowsley.

Further information is available from kcvs@kcvs.org 0151 489 1222 or patrick.hurley@sen.org.uk

Feb
9
Fri
“Public Speaking for Quivering Wrecks” – Knowsley Illuminate Classes @ Knowsley Youth Mutual
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
"Public Speaking for Quivering Wrecks" - Knowsley Illuminate Classes @ Knowsley Youth Mutual | England | United Kingdom

Knowsley CVS and Social Enterprise Network are joining forces to deliver a programme of classes shining a spotlight on issues affecting your social sector organisation.

In the fourth of our monthly master classes, voice coach professional Su Grainger leads an interactive workshop on public speaking, especially designed for those of us who feel like curling up in a ball whenever we have to speak in front of a crowd. If your role involves presenting to an audience, pitching ideas, or any form of public speaking, this event is for you.