The closing date for nominations for this year's Nicola Park award is 24 October 2016. This award marks an outstanding contribution to volunteering in Merthyr Tydfil, and this year, for the first time, is open to both organisations and individuals.
The award will be presented at VAMT's AGM on 18 November 2016 at the Bessemer Hotel in Dowlais.
The Annual General Meeting of VAMT will be held at 11am on Friday 18 November 2016 in the Bessemer Hotel, Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil. The guest speaker at the AGM will be Dawn Bowden, Assembly Member for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney. In addition, there will be a presentation by Lauren Swain from Local Giving. We will also be presenting the Nicola Park Award 2016 for "Outstanding Contribution to Volunteering in Merthyr Tydfil". A carvery lunch will be provided after the meeting.
Open4Community is a new, free and simple to use seach tool giving you access to many thousands of relevant funding schemes in just a few simple steps.
Developed exclusively for local community groups in the Merthyr Tydfil area, VAMT's new and free-to-use funding portal aims to help organisations source funding to support an array of activities and projects.
The safeguarding of children and adults at risk is everybody’s business
If you are a member of an existing voluntary, community or charitable group or are looking to set up a new group, VAMT can help you with support, information and training around keeping safeguarding at the core of everything you do.
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