For 2016, Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
(MVDA) and Redcar and Cleveland Voluntary Development Agency (RCVDA) - with the support of the Social Futures Institute, School of Social Sciences, Business and Law at Teesside University - are widening that celebration over 10 award categories to recognise how the voluntary and community sector involves, influences and impacts on the community.
Hosted by the Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
(MVDA), it was designed to give the local voluntary and community sector the opportunity to quiz the candidates about their priorities and hear their views about a range of issues that are important to the sector and the communities they serve.
Lisa Bosomworth, development officer (children and families) at Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
which is hosting the event in conjunction with CANparent, explains more about the seminar which is for parents, carers and grandparents for children up to the age of around five or six years old.
Youth workers and young people scooped five of the awards on the evening at the Riverside Stadium ceremony which was opened by Dinah Lane, chief executive of Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
The Prince's Trust will work in partnership with Asda Import Centre, CfBT Education Trust, Erimus Housing, Middlesbrough College, Middlesbrough Council, Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
, Office of Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland, The Junction Foundation and West Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Trust.
The project is supported by Middlesbrough Carers Grant, which is managed by Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
(MVDA) on behalf of Middlesbrough Council.
Organisations which are facing a cut in council funding range from UNITE, the St Mary's Centre, the North of England Refugee Service and Tees Valley Arts to Families Talking, the Women's Support Network, Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
, Harbour, and the Citizen's Advice Bureau.
| Reduce grant to Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
by 10% (PS4,500).
The awards are held to recognise and celebrate of volunteering, and are organised by Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
, Teesside University, Middlesbrough Council, Middlesbrough BME Network, Community Voice FM and West Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Trust.
Jess Mullen of Safer Future Communities and Dinah Lane, chief executive of Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
, spoke about engaging with the commissioners.
CONGRATULATIONS to Middlesbrough Voluntary Development Agency
, Teesside University, Middlesbrough Partnership and Vinvolved who organised the first ever Middlesbrough Volunteering Star awards recently.
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