The Annual General Meeting of Dumfries and Galloway Third Sector Interface will be held on Tuesday 7th November 2017 in The Solway Suite, Cairndale Hotel, Dumfries from 12noon. Registration will begin at 11:30am and a light buffet lunch will be served. read more
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Grants are available to UK based community groups that aim to bring musical projects to their local communities. The Music in the Community grants programme is administered Music for All, which is the charity of the UK musical instrument industry. … read more
Do you want to join the fight against Poverty in Dumfries & Galloway?
Challenge Poverty week is a national campaign co-ordinated by the Poverty Alliance to raise awareness of issues surrounding poverty. As part of our contribution, Dumfries and Galloway Council have agreed to organise a Tackling Poverty Conference read more
Many local organisations have been affected by the changes introduces to water rates exemption eligibility. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is now part of a national review group set up by the Scottish Government to review the scheme and they need your help. read more
Do you ever wonder
What terms like Community Planning, Community Engagement or Community Empowerment mean for you as a Third Sector organisation?
How to influence decision making, including the development of local plans and strategies for the benefit of your service users?
What Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway can do to support you to have your voice (and those of your clients) heard at a strategic level? read more
The post holder will support and facilitate the development and impact of the third sector’s role in health and social care.
The closing date for applications is Friday 25th August at 5pm. read more
We are looking for nominations to become a Trustee on the Board of Dumfries and Galloway Third Sector Interface. If you would like more information or to discuss this and what it entails in more detail, please contact either Claire Brown or Graham Bartlett. More about the AGM and Election of Trustees follows… read more
The Scottish Parliament’s Education and Skills Committee is seeking views on the Children and Young People (Information Sharing) (Scotland) Bill.
The call for evidence is now open until 5pm on 25th August 2017. read more
Community-led organisations from across Scotland are invited to apply to the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund (CCF) for funding to support local projects that tackle climate change. CCF grants of up to £150,000 per organisation, per year, are available for … read more
We invite interested partners to attend a public meeting to explore a collaborative bid submission and to discuss how organisations can contribute to this project. read more