Giving World – free supplies for your charity and beneficiaries

Giving World helps charities access brand new life-essentials for free. With the impact of the coronavirus measures on community organisations and their vulnerable beneficiaries, we are reaching out to confirm that we continue to operate, partnering with businesses and charities such as yourselves to get goods to where they are needed most. As we approach … Continue reading Giving World – free supplies for your charity and beneficiaries

FUNDING: Garfield Weston Foundation – launches £25 million culture fund for the arts

Garfield Weston Foundation has announced a £25m one-off fund to support museums, performing and visual arts organisations across the UK. The Weston Culture Fund will open on Monday 5 October and remain open to applications until the 9 November. It is open to performing and visual arts organisations, arts centres, accredited museums and galleries (excluding those who … Continue reading FUNDING: Garfield Weston Foundation – launches £25 million culture fund for the arts

FUNDING: The Tudor Trust – core funding for small community-led groups

Core funding for small community-led groups supporting marginalised people, encouraging inclusion, integration, and independence. The Tudor Trust also offers unrestricted funding, project grants, capital grants, grants to help strengthen your organisation, and short-term loans, with no maximum or minimum grant, on a rolling basis. The first step of the process is making a first-stage proposal … Continue reading FUNDING: The Tudor Trust – core funding for small community-led groups

FUNDING: Asda Foundation Christmas Giving – nominate local groups by 30th September

Asda Foundation Christmas Giving – Nominations closing on 30th September!  Nominate a Covid-19 local community hero group for Christmas to give them the chance to receive £300 This year, the Asda Foundation’s Christmas activity is celebrating local community hero groups who have had a positive impact throughout the Coronavirus pandemic in reducing isolation, reducing poverty, … Continue reading FUNDING: Asda Foundation Christmas Giving – nominate local groups by 30th September

JSNA: Deprivation data and unemployment data across Oxfordshire

Deprivation: The attached reference bitesize, also available on Oxfordshire Insight, shows the location of the 10 wards in Oxfordshire that include the areas ranked as within the top 20% most deprived on the Indices of Deprivation 2019.  With thanks to Jack Richmond. 202009_Bitesize_Oxfordshires_10_most_deprived_wards To explore deprivation data for Oxfordshire, download the full IMD2019 data or … Continue reading JSNA: Deprivation data and unemployment data across Oxfordshire

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Telephone and Digital Assessor

The Old Print House, Marlborough Lane, Witney OX28 6DY Fixed term contract for 1 year, with potential to extend subject to funding Hours: 37 hours per week Salary: £20,000 Holiday: 23 days plus Bank Holidays. Pension: Workplace Pension scheme Available  This exciting new full time role will complement our team of talented volunteers who currently … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Telephone and Digital Assessor

JOB VACANCY: We Own It – Office and Campaign Support (p/t)

We Own It campaigns for public ownership of public services, from railways to water, from council services to the NHS. We have won a number of victories for people not profit. We're hiring someone to provide Office and Campaign Support, 4 days a week. We need a highly organised, reliable, friendly and energetic person to … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: We Own It – Office and Campaign Support (p/t)

Oxford City Council – Funding: COVID Emergency Assistance (food and essential supplies)

The Local Authority Emergency Assistance Grant for Food and Essential Supplies is to support people who are struggling to afford food and other essentials due to COVID-19. Organisations such as community groups and support services can apply for this scheme, up to £5,000 per group. Please visit http://www.oxford.gov.uk/EAgrant for more details or contact James Baughan … Continue reading Oxford City Council – Funding: COVID Emergency Assistance (food and essential supplies)

Oxford Brookes Faculty of Health and Life Sciences Annual Research Lecture on Dementia

We are delighted that Dame Prof Louise Robinson is the guest speaker at our FHLS annual research lecture, which will be delivered online. Date:  30 November Time: 18:00 to 19:00 Title:  'Dementia: forget about a cure, focus on care and future prevention'. More info about the lecture Booking details The lecture is open to the public and free. Please  book here to … Continue reading Oxford Brookes Faculty of Health and Life Sciences Annual Research Lecture on Dementia

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Generalist Advice Caseworker (p/t)

Benefits in Practice Generalist Advice Caseworker Fixed term contract until 31st March 2021 (but with possibility of extension) Hours:15 hours per week Salary Level: £22,117 pro rata Holiday: 23 days pro rata plus Bank Holidays pro rata Pension: Workplace Pension Scheme Available  The Benefits in Practice Project is a partnership between Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Generalist Advice Caseworker (p/t)