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Thurrock CVS hold Community Trustees Training

This week we held our Trustees Training at Thurrock CVS, led by our Community and Voluntary Sector Development worker, Vanessa Bennett. We had 16 individuals from the voluntary sector attend the hybrid session to learn more about key legal responsibilities of trustees, liabilities and how a board of trustees should operate alongside staff/volunteers and more.  … Continue reading Thurrock CVS hold Community Trustees Training

Thurrock CVS Easter Bunnies deliver to community groups

Impulse Leisure have been busy this month encouraging and collecting easter egg donations from their members and residents, resulting in a fantastic collection of 400 easter eggs! Last week, Thurrock CVS hopped into action to help distribute the eggs across local groups that support vulnerable children and families in need. Eggs were gifted to organisations … Continue reading Thurrock CVS Easter Bunnies deliver to community groups

Constellations Podcast: Creating Collaborative Communities

In today’s episode we talk to Jacqui, Community Development and Engagement Manager for ngage, one of the brilliant projects at Thurrock CVS. We chat about supporting community engagement, the importance of collaborative communities and involving residents with decisions, and Jacqui’s personal journey into the non-profit sector. 

Updates from our latest ‘Let’s Talk’ Meeting

2nd February 2022 12.30-2pm We were joined by 22 Attendees, which included members of the voluntary sector, charities and community groups in Thurrock. Spotlight Thurrock Association of Forums TAF is the coming together of active Forums in Thurrock. Kim Towlson Chair Community Forums are independent community groups which bring together local residents, councillors, voluntary groups, … Continue reading Updates from our latest ‘Let’s Talk’ Meeting