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One Knowsley feature on Liverpool TV

We are so grateful to be a part of the revitalisation of Court Hey Park. Click the link below to see our Chief Operating Officer, Racheal Jones, sharing her views on the revitalisation of Court Hey Park:

One Knowsley on BBC Radio Merseyside

One Knowsley have recently had a short interview with BBC Radio Merseyside regarding the revitalisation of the National Wildflower Centre in Court Hey Park. Click below to hear their Chief Operating Officer share her views-  

Community focussed future for much loved park

As part of its Love Parks Week celebrations Knowsley Council has today announced that it is joining forces with One Knowsley(formerly KCVS), Court Hey Park Friends’ Group and other partners to develop plans to bring the former National Wildflower Centre back to life....

One Knowsley feature on Liverpool TV

We are so grateful to be a part of the revitalisation of Court Hey Park. Click the link below to see our Chief Operating Officer, Racheal Jones, sharing her views on the revitalisation of Court Hey Park:

One Knowsley on BBC Radio Merseyside

One Knowsley have recently had a short interview with BBC Radio Merseyside regarding the revitalisation of the National Wildflower Centre in Court Hey Park. Click below to hear their Chief Operating Officer share her views-  

Our vol, Col

This is the second edition of ‘Our vol, Col’ which is written by and focuses all around One Knowsley’s volunteer, Colette Thompson.  I wanted to write this blog about my journey battling with cancer, to raise awareness of what support is available in Knowsley. As I...

Community focussed future for much loved park

As part of its Love Parks Week celebrations Knowsley Council has today announced that it is joining forces with One Knowsley(formerly KCVS), Court Hey Park Friends’ Group and other partners to develop plans to bring the former National Wildflower Centre back to life....

Our vol, Col

This is the first ever edition of ‘Our vol, Col’ which is written by and focuses all around One Knowsley’s volunteer, Colette Thompson. In this blog Colette will be talking all about volunteering…. Colette began volunteering at One Knowsley to gain valuable experience...

Knowsley CVS announce major rebrand to One Knowsley

Knowsley based charity, Knowsley CVS, have unveiled a new name as part of an extensive strategic initiative. The charity is now known as One Knowsley. The rebrand and new website, OneKnowsley.org, represents a significant step in the charity’s evolution. Enabling...

Voices From The Frontline

Voices From The Frontline supports women’s organisations to shine a light on their fight for gender equality in the UK.

The fourth round of the grants programme opens for applications on Friday 8 March and the deadline for applications is Tuesday 14 May.

THE SKELTON CHARITY

LCVS administers the Charity and the fund supports registered charities from within Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside, particularly favouring:

Equipment for organisations supporting the elderly and people with disability and for youth groups,
Holidays for disadvantaged children and carers

Opportunity for £,2,500 Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (GBVS)

The Nationwide Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (or GBVS) is part of a government plan to get more businesses connected to full fibre broadband and it will provide vouchers worth £2,500 to enable small businesses to connect to the service that have 249 employees or less.

Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places

Knowsley has an opportunity to apply for significant funding for a major new arts programme to take place across Knowsley over the next 4 years.

Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places funding offers significant arts investment to the areas across England which have the lowest arts participation. One of the main aims of this funding is to enable communities to have a say in arts commissioning for their neighbourhoods.

School For Social Entrepreneurs

Applications are now open for SSE’s biggest UK programme: the Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme, in partnership with School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE), supported by the National Lottery Community Fund.

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund has grants of between £10,000 and £60,000 available to not-for-profit organisations that work with vulnerable young people and that have the potential to widen their impact.

The Foundation wants to fund organisations whose main purpose is about helping those in the most precarious positions, where making the transition to adult independence is most challenging, and those who are most vulnerable.

The Allen Lane Foundation

The Allen Lane Foundation has announced a new Social Cohesion Programme, established to provide support to local communities.

Tesco Community Grants

Groundwork are supporting Tesco on three local community grant schemes, where the money raised from plastic carrier bag sales is being used to fund thousands of local projects in communities right across the UK. Projects that bring benefit to their community will get the green light – these range from improving community buildings and outdoor spaces to buying new equipment, training coaches or volunteers, and hosting community events.

KCVS – Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place at 2.00pm on Thursday 21st March 2019 at Fusion 21, 2 Kings Business Park, Puma Court, Knowsley, L34 1PJ.

Celebrating 20 years of giving

This year, the Community Foundation for Merseyside is celebrating 20 years of giving.
Since 1999 we have been helping our donors achieve their strategic charitable giving by supporting local causes that matter to them, where there is most need and where it will have greatest impact. This year will be a year of thanks and celebration for what has been achieved so far. But more importantly it is about the future and how continue to make a difference to the lives of others.

Small Enterprise Grant, Care and Support for Adults

The aim of this grant fund is to assist social enterprises, charities and community groups (“organisation”) to:-
• increase independence
• contribute to the local economic growth and social value
• improve community resilience
• contribute to greater community collaboration and cohesion