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Introduction to Canva – Online Training

Introduction to Canva Online Training 16th May 2024 11am-12.30pm Canva is a free-to-use online graphic design tool which can be used to create presentations, graphics, simple videos and other marketing materials. This workshop will cover how you can make use of Canva to create professional-looking graphics for different uses. We’ll look at the tools available, …

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Third Sector Funding

Some of the latest funding opportunities are listed below. Also check SCVO, Foundation Scotland , National Lottery Community Fund or GCVS Open 4 Community GrantFinder ***GRID Civic Grant Fund -The University of Glasgow is inviting community groups, charities and projects working within Glasgow Riverside Innovation District (GRID) to apply for grants of up to £5,000. …

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Network Annual Report & AGM

We held our Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 6th December 2023 at University of Glasgow Byres Community Hub, Clarice Pears Building. You can read our Annual Report and Summarised Accounts below. NWGVSN Annual Report 2022_23 NWGVSN Summarised Accounts 31 March 2023 AGM 2022/23 Agenda NWGVSN AGM Minutes 2021_22 – approved After the formal business of the …

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Tam Munro, the Network’s former Chair passes away after a long illness.

It is with great sadness that the Network announces the passing of our former Chair Tam Munro on 13th January 2024 at St Margaret’s Hospice. Tam chaired the Network until 2022 and was a passionate champion of both the Third Sector and local communities in North West Glasgow. Tam was instrumental in creating, leading, and …

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Cost of Living Crisis and Festive Help

Glasgow Festive Directory 2023-24 – Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector ( Glasgow City HSCP Glasgow Cost of Living Guide Glasgow Pantries Directory – Aug 23 Glasgow Helps Scottish Government online portal: OSCR have provided some guidance and advice to help manage your charity through challenging times SCVO webpage for voluntary sector dealing with running costs …

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Plugged In – IT Recycling Project

The Network continues to take donations of IT equipment and referrals for FREE recycled IT equipment and wifi for people and families you work with in your community in North West Glasgow.  We have IT packages ready to give out and are accepting new referrals. Each PC package contains a PC tower, monitor, mouse, keyboard, …

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NWGVSN Annual General Meeting 2022-23

We are delighted to invite members and partners to join us for our Annual General Meeting. It will take place on Wednesday 6th December 2023 at 12.15pm at University of Glasgow Byres Community Hub, Clarice Pears Building, 90 Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8TB. A buffet lunch will be served from 12.15pm, with the meeting starting …

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Training Programme for Members

Please see below details of our Free Training Programme for members. Just click on the name of the training to book: Health & Wellbeing Workshop – Tuesday 3rd October 9.30am-12.30pm, Knightswood Community Centre. As demand for services increases and funding is cut, we as a sector, are experiencing increased stress. This session looks at how …

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Drumchapel News

A bumper summer edition of the popular Thriving Places Drumchapel News. Featuring news on G15 Thriving Places, the D-70 Celebrations, community council update and more. Drumchapel Thriving Places_Newsletter_Summer 2023

Glasgow Communities Fund Phase 2 Survey

The network has a new working group made up of members, who are working together to collect views regarding Phase 2 of the Glasgow Communities Fund (GCF2). The group have compiled a survey about the process and would ask if you that if you applied to the GCF Phase 2, please take a few minutes …

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