News & Updates
News and updates from Community First including our programme areas.
Welcome to the Winter 2020 edition of Headlines, with news and updates from Community First and our programmes and services.
Wessex Community Action has extended an invitation to a virtual ‘Voluntary Sector Forum’ event on Tuesday 15th December. There is also a survey to complete for VCSE Organisations
Community First is working with Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) to promote safeguarding as part of Village Halls Safeguarding Week 2020
Youth Action Wiltshire is hosting a virtual Christmas Raffle to raise vital funds to programmes and services for young people in Wiltshire.
This week I joined the Youth Action Wiltshire team as their new Marketing and Fundraising Coordinator and was given the opportunity to experience first-hand some of the incredible projects the charity runs for young people.
We would love you to join us for our AGM on Wednesday 14th October 2020 at 6pm which will be held remotely via Zoom this year due to the current Covid-19 situation.
The Building Bridges Programme is celebrating its first national award after being jointly named as ‘Team of the Year’ at the ERSA Employability Awards 2020.
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall cuts the ribbon to re-open Oxenwood Outdoor Education Centre
We were delighted to welcome Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall to Oxenwood Outdoor Education Centre today, to mark the reopening of the centre. The Duchess has also extended her patronage of Community First until 2025
Community First awarded £59k from the National Lottery to support ongoing work with communities impacted by Covid-19
Community First is delighted to have been awarded almost £60,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work communities and individuals impacted by Covid-19 in Wiltshire and Swindon.
Macmillan Cancer Connections has brought together over 30 people through digital platform meet ups over the past month. In this post, Alex reflects on the project in May and moving forward.
Cancer Support Salisbury invites you to join them for a fun quiz night fundraiser on Friday 19th June at 7.30pm at the Quaker Meeting House, Wilton Road, Salisbury.
During #VolunteersWeek we are saying a BIG THANK YOU to volunteers across the county with daily stories via BBC Wiltshire to make you smile while you work.
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