Entries by Ben Pitt

A Series of Fortunate Events

The Support Fenland project moves from discovery to delivery phase with a series of events and the offer of one-to-one support. By Victoria Hopkins This week I have been celebrating two months since I joined the Support Fenland team. Before I head off for a well-earned break, here is her quick update for you all…..

Connecting Communities 2021

It’s that time again for the annual Connecting Communities conference, a time to bring a range of good practices and thoughts together to talk about volunteering across the county. This year’s theme is Volunteer Management and how the voluntary and community sector can move forwards from the past year. The event is hosted online, and….

Lessons from the Pandemic – report

In September 2020 Support Cambridgeshire was commissioned to carry out some research into how the voluntary sector and statutory partners have responded to Covid-19. As part of this we talked with: 19 groups made up from a range of county-wide, small and newly formed community groups and charities; representatives from six district/city Covid-response hubs and….

Trustee Vacancies at Cambridgeshire Community Foundation

Cambridgeshire Community Foundation (CCF) is the local funding body for our county, administering grants for a range of organisations from Cambridgeshire County Council’s Innovate and Cultivate fund and Amey Community Fund to the  Microsoft Research Limited Fund. Its mission is to Actively inspire philanthropy and increase permanent resources for the county of Cambridgeshire Invest in….