Hello everyone. Please find attached a communications toolkit regarding the Red Cross’ Community Reserve Volunteer initiative to help with spontaneous volunteers, as mentioned yesterday at the Berkshire Resilience Group. CRV Comms Toolkit (emailed) Within is an introduction to the role and why it’s come about, as well as some templates for social media, newsletters … Continue reading Red Cross’ Community Reserve Volunteer initiative
Shout about your charity! Did you know? Friday 15th December is Local Charities Day 2017! To recognise and highlight some of the amazing work that you do, we will be using our Facebook and Twitter accounts throughout the week to raise awareness of local organisations and your wonderful volunteers! Why not join in the campaign? Let … Continue reading Local Charities Day 2017
Following the success of our launch event in 2017, we have decided to hold an event in 2018 to announce the opening of the 2018 Award nominations. Please join us to find out about the 2018 ceremony, meet previous winners and meet our valued sponsors at the OCVA Offices on Tuesday 30th January 2018 from … Continue reading OCVA Charity and Volunteer Awards Launch Event
Witney Buttercross Scout Group is one of the largest Scout groups in the UK with 14 sections and around 400 young people. They are actively looking for leaders to help with all the sections of boys and girls. A number of roles are available from weekly section leaders and assistant leaders help with kayaking, fundraising and … Continue reading Witney Buttercross Scout Groups – looking for volunteers
Sea Cadets Oxford are having their Annual Christmas Tree Sale! 🌲 The Cadest have been selling Christmas Trees for over 40 years and the sale is the main fund raising effort for the Cadets, who are the largest nautical based youth Charity in the UK. Unfortunately, the snow over the week end has had a devastating effect … Continue reading Still looking for the perfect Christmas Tree?
Applications are invited for nominations for High Sheriff’s Awards for the year 2017/2018. The purpose of these awards is to recognise people in Oxfordshire who have made outstanding contributions to the communities in which they live and work. Nominees will usually have had a high impact on the lives of others over a sustained period … Continue reading Applications are invited for nominations for High Sheriff’s Awards for the year 2017/2018.
Local charity Assisted Reading for Children (ARCh) rallies community members to support them in Starbucks Christmas campaign by cheering on social media 29th November 2017 – This Christmas, ARCh has been nominated to take part in Starbucks Cheer for Good charity campaign by customers and Starbucks partners (employees), meaning there’s an opportunity for the local … Continue reading Cheer for ARCh in the Starbucks Cheer for Good Campaign
Thank you for your support in sending your used postage stamps to help raise vital funds for the RSPB's Save the 'Albatross Appeal'. We would be very grateful if you could continue to send in stamps from Christmas cards etc on a regular basis. Did you realise that more stamps will be used over the Christmas period … Continue reading Used Postage Stamps for the RSPB
The OSCB is holding a learning event on effective working with dads and male care givers. Analysis from Oxfordshire case reviews shows that this is an area of work that our children’s workforce could improve upon. The half-day event will include local learning and resources for effective working with dads, a key note speaker from the … Continue reading Save the date! OSCB Learning event on Friday 9th February 2018, 09:00 – 12:30
Pulse will be circulated on Thursday 14th December as usual. The next Pulse will be on TUESDAY 19TH DECEMBER. After that, the next Pulse will be on THURSDAY 4TH JANUARY 2018! If you want anything included, please send it on!