Enhancing Community Transport

Community transport is fast becoming the backbone of local communities. The transport services mobilise and engage communities and meet the needs of people who do not have easy access to cars, taxis, busses and other forms of transport. The services usually cater for taking disabled people to work, children to school, sick people to healthcare appointments as well as to shops and clubs. Community transport is a safe, accessible, cost effective. Schemes are generally run by charities and voluntary organisations which are local to the community they serve.

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HARCVS launch innovative new volunteering directory

Designed with volunteers and volunteer managers in mind HARCVS are thrilled to announce the launch of the new Harrogate District Volunteering Directory (www.harcvs.org.uk/volunteer/opportunities)

The new platform was designed in consultation with volunteer managers and took over a year to develop. The service is free of charge and open to all local and national charities who wish to recruit volunteers in the Harrogate District.

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Sayer Vincent’s W Midlands seminar series for charity finance professionals

Sayer Vincent, the award-winning firm of auditors and chartered accountants specialising in charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations, is hosting five charity finance seminars in Birmingham during 2017.

The first event, ‘SORP Made Simple’ took place on 9th February and is followed by a seminar on ‘Preparing Charity Accounts’ on 9th March, ‘Reading Charity Accounts’ on 25th April, ‘How to be a Good Trustee’ on 7th June and ‘Charity Tax Made Simple’ on 15th November 2017 at etc Venues, Maple House, 150 Corporation Street, B4 6TB, Birmingham.

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Sayer Vincent launches London seminar series for charity finance professionals with ‘Preparing Charity Accounts’

Sayer Vincent, the award-winning firm of auditors and chartered accountants specialising in charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations kicks off its 2017 series of London training events for charity finance professionals with a seminar focusing on, ‘Preparing Charity Accounts’ on 21st February 2017.

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‘SORP Made Simple’ opens Birmingham seminar series for charity finance professionals

9th February 2017, 9.30am – 13.00

etc Venues, Maple House, 150 Corporation Street, B4 6TB, Birmingham

Sayer Vincent, the award-winning firm of auditors and chartered accountants specialising in charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations is kick starting its 2017 series of training events in Birmingham with a seminar entitled, ‘SORP Made Simple’ on 9th February 2017.

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More companies embracing trustee programme to develop talent as Step on Board places 100th Trustee

To kick start 2017, Trustees Unlimited and the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), have announced that the 100th trustee has been appointed through ‘Step on Board’, their board-level trustee development programme, a figure they say highlights the growth in the number of companies encouraging their employees to become trustees.

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