With & For the Social Sector in Knowsley

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We are an independent body that works with and for the Social Sector in the Borough of Knowsley within the Liverpool City Region.

As the local infrastructure organisation (LIO) we act as the conduit between the Social Sector, Public Sector and Private Sector – forging active cross sector strategic alliances that create pathways to enable and enhance Social Sector activity.

News from Knowsley CVS

The WO Street Transformation Fund Guidelines Merseyside

The aims of the WO Street Transformation Fund are to transform activities, enhance capacities and develop communities’ in line with the wishes of Mr. Street, the founder of the WO Street Foundation. The fund aims to encourage the community to take a proactive approach...

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Daneway Foundation

Background Information: We are pleased to announce the launch of a new round of the Daneway Foundation, which is a fund administered and managed by the Community Foundation for Merseyside. What is the focus of the fund: The Daneway Foundation aims to improve the lives...

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Providing leadership enabling the Sector to be a strong and equal partner, shaping Knowsley the Place with People at its heart.

We are passionate about the growth of the Social Economy in Knowsley.

Knowsley Better Together

Knowsley CVS and Knowsley Council hold a “deal” for cross sector partnership working “Knowsley Better Together”.  Developed by Knowsley CVS with the extensive involvement of representatives within the Social Sector.  The Deal demonstrates our commitment to work together within co-operative principles to drive forward our shared commitment to Knowsley.

Working together we want to secure the positive outcomes that can be achieved through effective partnerships between the public and social sector.

Knowsley Illuminate Masterclass and Training Programme

Knowsley Illuminate is a series of Masterclasses and Training Opportunities to enable you and your organisation to build your skills, knowledge and resilience.  Shining the Spotlight on issues affecting your organisation, the programme brings leading partners and experts into Knowsley to undertake a knowledge exchange with you.   ½ day and full day learning opportunities are available..

Knowsley Illuminate is an agile and responsive programme that brings current and relevant learning to the Social Sector in Knowsley.  It builds on our You Said – We Did approach to working with the local Sector.  The programme is influenced by your feedback from our quarterly Working Better Together Events and the current local, regional and national policy and directives that affect your organisation.