Improving Reach Programme 2008 - 2011 - Round 2

Fri, 23/11/2007

Capacitybuilders: Improving support for a stronger Third Sectori                      
Your invitation to an informative and interactive briefing session to launch the Improving Reach Programme in the North West.

Improving Reach Programme 2008 - 2011

The Capacitybuilders Improving Reach grant programme focuses on increasing access to high quality Third Sector support services that are appropriate to the needs of frontline organisations working in and with excluded communities including:

  • BME communities;
  • Refugee and migrant communities;
  • Faith communities and
  • Isolated rural communities.

The programme also aims to increase capacity and sustainability for smaller Third Sector providers specialising in delivering support services to frontline organisations working with these excluded communities.

What is the purpose of the session?
This informative and interactive briefing session will provide delegates with a better understanding of the Improving Reach Programme, what its intended outcomes are and how it will be delivered. Participants will also be offered guidance about how to complete the on-line application form.
 Venue: St Thomas Centre, Ardwick Green North, Manchester, M12 6FZ
 Date: 23 November 2007 from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm 

 Lunch will be provided at 12.15 pm
To find out if you are eligible to submit a bid under the Improving Reach Programme, please complete the on-line eligibilityi check ( before booking your place at this event. If you would like to register your interest to attend the event, please email at your earliest convenience. 
Please note that spaces at this event are limited, and bookings will be accepted on a first come first served basis.