Archive - 2004

November 9th

Year of the Volunteer ­Details Announced

CSV and Volunteering England have joined forces with the Home Office to organise events and raise awareness about Year of the Volunteer 2005.

November 8th

Big Rise in Funding for Voluntary and Community Sector Organisations


The latest figures show that Government funding for the VCSi has risen from £2.24 billion in 1999/2000 to £3.3 billion by 2001/2002, with more increases to come.

November 1st

Inclusion Experts Wanted

The European Commission is looking for experts to carry out peer reviews in the area of social inclusion.

Give Voice to Poverty

The 'Get Heard' toolkit and website from the UK Coalition Against Poverty aims to bring 'people experiencing poverty and social exclusion into the government's debate', in particular the National Acti