Latest News

Keep up to date with everything happening in the Voluntary and Community sector and beyond.

Enter the organisation name
Drama Queens
News

Sonya Cassidy PR

Three local clubs in Northern Ireland have made it to the final stages of the Hovis Live Good Local Challenge 2018. They are (1) Drama Queens from Londonderry; (2) Upperlands Cross Community Football Club from Maghera; and (3) Orchardville from Belfast.
News

Shared Lives Plus

An inspirational army of Shared Lives carers from schemes across the UK including Northern Ireland are celebrating their role in helping thousands of people who need extra support to live ordinary lives. Shared Lives week runs from the 15th - 24th June.
News

BBC Northern Ireland - Broadcast Appeals

Applications are now being invited for Broadcast Appeal slots that will become available from November 2018 onwards.
Nigel Brady, Bryson Energy
News

Sonya Cassidy PR

Bryson Energy, part of Bryson Charitable Group, has welcomed the publication of the NIHE 2016 House Condition Survey. The survey has shown a significant reduction in the number of households living in fuel poverty in Northern Ireland.
3-26 August Ring of Gullion Lúnasa Festival featuring Geotastic Extravaganza (11 August)
News

Sonya Cassidy PR

The Geopark Project team at Newry, Mourne and Down District Council has announced a further series of public community events for 2018.
Seppy's Wood in County Armagh.  Photo courtesy of Dr Sally Walmsley
News

The Woodland Trust

Nine memorial woods springing to life in Northern Ireland
Barnardo's Ni and PwC win Fundraising Partnership of the Year Award 2018 from the Institute of Fundraising
News

Barnardo's NI

Barnardo's NI is delighted to have won the Institute of Fundraising Partnership of the Year Award 2018 through its partnership with PwC.
News

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is to take part in a live annual reporting Twitter Q&A, from noon to 1pm, on Thursday, 14 June 2018. Hosted via @CharityCommNI, you can take part using #charityreporting.
Oaks Wood by the banks of the River Faughan.  Photo by Michael Cooper Photography.
News

The Woodland Trust

A £1 million push for the Faughan Valley landscape gets underway
Healthy Kidz CIC Colour Run
News

UCIT

Healthy Kidz CIC is an innovative fitness initiative aiming to give physical literacy the same level of importance as academic literacy on the School curriculum. To meet demand the organisation has accessed support from the Building Better Futures Fund.
News

BBC Northern Ireland - Broadcast Appeals

Sharing stories, meeting needs, changing lives….
mobile volunteering in action in armagh
News

Eden Project Communities

Armagh Volunteers were recognised when The Big Walk came to visit ahead of Volunteers week.
News

Consumer Council

The month of June has been designated Scams Awareness Month. During this month Trading Standards and The Consumer Council will be joining with other organisations to raise awareness and encourage people to report and talk about the issues.
News

NICVA

The Workforce and Volunteers Survey 2018 was distributed on Tuesday 5th June to all NICVA members. The effectiveness of this survey relies on your input so please complete to be in with a chance of winning 1 years free membership for your organisation.
News

Business in the Community

Business in the Community, in partnership with National Museums NI, is calling on businesses with links to the US to celebrate American Independence Day by stepping out of the office and volunteer at the Ulster American Folk Park for the day.
News

WOMEN'STEC

WOMEN’STEC is delighted to launch a new personal development and mentoring programme, #PASS, for females aged 16-24, taking place in North Belfast starting Tuesday, 19th of June!
News

CO3 Chief Officers 3rd Sector

The VSB Foundation and Investec are pleased to announce the launch of the 2018 Good Governance Awards for NI. Delivered in partnership with CO3, Volunteer Now and the Developing Governance Group.
Bus and Train Week 2018
News

Consumer Council

The Consumer Council encourages consumers to try public transport 4-10 June 2018
News

Consumer Council

The Consumer Council strongly welcomes today’s announcement by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive that there has been a significant drop in fuel poverty in Northern Ireland from 42% of households in 2011, to 22% in 2016.
Loaf sausage roll
News

NOW Group

On Tuesday 5th June we are celebrating Sausage Roll Day and Loaf Cafe Bakery’s 3rd birthday with an all day offer of just £1.99 for one of our huge, award winning Rolls with Soul and a cup of tea or coffee!
Translink Group Chief Executive Chris Conway and Cancer Focus NI Chief Executive Roisin Foster launch a three year partnership with a new ‘Travel to a Healthier Life’ campaign, ahead of Bus + Train Week (June 4 – 10), to raise awareness about the steps people can take to lower cancer risks.
News

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland

Translink today announced a new three year partnership with leading local charity Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by launching a ‘Travel to a Healthier Life’ campaign.
News

Eden Project Communities

On Saturday 26 May, Michael Conlon, Rathlin-born singer and Irish Senator Frances Black, and daughter singer-songwriter Aoife Scott, invite you to join them on Rathlin for The Big Community Walk join them and others of all ages and abilities for a fun and
Charis Cancer Care
News

Sonya Cassidy PR

A young Maghera family who recently lost their mum to cancer has spoken of the great comfort the family received at Charis Cancer Care.
News

Mid Ulster Volunteer Centre

Mid Ulster Volunteer Centre are calling on all organisations within the Mid Ulster area that involve volunteers to order their FREE Volunteers’ Week certificates.
News

Health and Social Care Board

Researchers from Queen’s University Belfast launched new report findings into family mental health in celebration of Mental Health Awareness Week.