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Changes to Horton Housing Community Cafés

Make a Will Week

Bringing together groups from the arts and heritage sector

Selby District Council is holding a series of events to bring together groups from the arts and heritage sector to hear what the…

North Yorkshire Police property fund– cash available for community projects

Small Grants Workshop from £3k to £100k

Heritage Lottery Fund are keen to see more applications for their small grant programmes. They are hosting workshops on Friday …

‘Change Your World’ with Brighter Futures

This Brighter Futures programme will last six months and bring together up to 24 unemployed people with a history of mental illn…

Youth Wellbeing Fund

Selby College are teaming up with the District Council and Students Union to create a Youth Well-being Fund.

Read School visit

Selby District AVS was thrilled to invite pupils from The Read School to Community House to learn about social enterprises. Read…

DSC & IoF North West Conference

DSC is working together with IoF North West to bring you 15 practical and inspiring sessions to help you work together with othe…

Meet The Funder event gives local organisations a boost

Community and voluntary groups from across the Selby District flocked to our Meet the Funder event held at Community House in a …

North Yorkshire Partnership secures £7.4m of funding for the Community and Voluntary Sector over three years

Over £7m of new funding has been secured for the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding LEP area to allow a new partnership of 61…

Have you heard of the Whitley Community Oil Cooperative?

Volunteer Polish Outreach Worker needed

Selby Big Local and Citizens Advice in Selby are looking to recruit a Volunteer Polish Outreach Worker for an exciting new proje…

Get Social Finance ready

Are you thinking about developing something new or need working capital? Thought about grants, loans, bonds, crowdfunding, commu…

Legless Knight Receives VIP Visitors

St Helen’s Parish Church, Escrick has received “Permission to Start” from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the Development ph…

New year - new minibus

Selby District AVS Community Transport project has received a brand new minibus thanks to the Department of Transport Community …

New mental health hospital

The local community are encouraged to give their views on plans for a new mental health hospital for the Vale of York

Drop-in sessions for young people

North Yorkshire County Council are holding weekly drop-in sessions for young people.

Community Navigators

A new scheme that aims to help people remain healthy, well and independent in the Selby area has launched.

Free Mental Health First Aid Training available

Following a successful bid with North Yorkshire County Council Public Health Department, Brighter Futures will now be delivering…

Severe Weather Provision

During periods of severe weather in the winter months, Housing Options are offering overnight emergency accommodation for rough …

Selby's 'Big Christmas Sing'

Why don’t you come along to this great community event on Saturday, December 10 at 6.30pm?

A new Christmas book with a twist!

A small charity, Spirit of Christmas, have published a high quality Christmas book ‘Soot and Colours’ in a bid to raise money to…

A Legless Knight in Escrick receives funding

St Helen’s Parish Church, Escrick has received initial support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for their ‘Walking through t…

Bags of good news for Tesco Bags of Help scheme

Great news about Bags of Help - In order to give Tesco customers a say much more frequently on where their money goes, the Tesco…

Do you have a big idea?

Small Grants: Big Ideas is a new funding opportunity from Selby Big Local. The project will provide grants of up to £500 for peo…

Digital Neighbours Scheme

Volunteers and support staff from community groups in the district can sign up for free training, which will give them the techn…

What could your community do with £25K?

Thanks for taking part last year - now it’s time to go again!

Community spirit helps save local church!

Urgent renovations to All Saints’ Church can now be undertaken thanks to a grant of £181,100 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF…

Enjoy getting out and meeting people. Volunteer Drivers Needed

Volunteer Drivers Needed. - Enjoy getting out and meeting people.

Volunteer Centre Survey

Office Closing Times

Selby District AVS and Selby District Volunteer Centre will be closed over the Christmas period from Wednesday 23rd December 201…

BBC Children in Need's Main Grants programme

Heritage Lottery Fund - Yorkshire's Back Garden

Alzheimers Society - Service User Review Panel

FRIENDSHIP in Selby District

Community Learning Capacity Building

Abbot's Staith Heritage Trust - Rediscovering History

Abbot's Staith are taking the secret history to the community of the Abbot's Staith and are now open for bookings

People's Health Trust Active Communities Fund

The fund will open for applications from York & North Yorkshire on 14th January 2015.

The Laterlife Challenge

Have you done something new since you retired?

A Resounding Success for ‘Valuing Volunteers’ Awards

There was a fantastic atmosphere with over 85 people including volunteers, voluntary sector organisations and the 7 award sponso…

Valuing Volunteers – Sponsorship Secured for Volunteer Awards

Planning for the annual Volunteer Awards event ‘Valuing Volunteers’ is now well underway and we are delighted that we have secu…

Right to Challenge

The community right to challenge was introduced by the Localism Act 2012.

Community Right to Build

The Government has launched a new funding programme to help local communities to deliver local development. This could include t…

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