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More than a Bike scheme sponsors and scheme participants
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Maritime Belfast Trust

The More than a Bike scheme, is sponsored by Maritime Belfast Trust and Sustrans, who have come together with Migrant Help to offer individuals seeking sanctuary in Belfast refurbished bicycles, safety equipment and cycling skills training
Pictured (L-R) is Lenity NI volunteer Amanda Bell, Power NI representative Lauren Donnelly, and Lenity NI founder Christine Kelly. The County Down organisation was named the recent winner of Power NI’s ‘Brighter Communities’ £1,000 grant award.
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Open Strategic Communications

A Craigavon charity that offers practical support to people by providing them with essential everyday items is benefiting from a £1,000 cash donation through Power NI’s Brighter Communities programme.
Launching Archie's Adventures in Emotions
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PlayBoard NI

PlayBoard NI, the lead organisation for the development of children and young people’s play, has launched a new well-being book and resource titled Archie’s Adventures in Emotions.
Adam McBride, Senior Developer at Excalibur Press
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Excalibur Press

While the digital landscape offers a wealth of opportunities for small businesses, it equally presents a bounty for cybercriminals.
Kieran Harding, Managing Director, Business in the Community NI, recognises A&O Belfast as leaders in responsible business practice. The firm was awarded gold level in CORE: The Standard for Responsible Business in recognition of its commitment to doing business in a way that is better for employees, the planet and the local community. Receiving the award are Pauline Wylie, Communications Manager, and Ciaran McCallion, Head of Human Resources, A&O Belfast.
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Open Strategic Communications

Allen & Overy has been awarded gold level in the prestigious CORE: Responsible Business accreditation in recognition of its commitment to doing business in a way that is better for employees, the planet and the communities where they operate.
Youth@Play logo
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PlayBoard NI

Play is one of the most effective mechanisms for engaging with children and young people within youth settings. PlayBoard NI's Playwork in a Youth Work Setting training builds upon, and complements, current youth work training.
ABC Council Financial Management Programmme
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Advice NI

Do you live in the Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council area or work with groups in the area? Would you like to know a bit more about how to manage your money during these difficult times?
Sign up for Simon Community NI's Dragon Boat Race
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Open Strategic Communications

Leading homeless charity, Simon Community NI is set to make a big splash in September with the popular Dragon Boat Race in Belfast.
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The King's Fund

GSK's IMPACT Awards reward charities that are doing excellent work to improve people’s health and wellbeing. Up to 15 awards will be made, ranging from £4,000 to £50,000, plus free training and development valued at a further £9,500.
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The King's Fund

GSK Health Inequalities Programme supports small and developing charities with total annual income between £20,000 and £150,000. It is open to registered charities that are at least a year old and working to tackle health inequalities in the UK.
L-R: Margaret Neville; David Kennedy, Community Foundation NI; Siobhan Murphy; Thomas Reddick; Carol Grimley. Thanks to the Fibrus Community Fund, the Armagh Westenders ran a digital support programme for their 150-plus members.
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Lanyon Group

Full Fibre broadband provider Fibrus has already allocated the entirety of its annual £60k Community Fund ahead of schedule due to “overwhelming demand”.
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ASCERT

NI’s leading alcohol and drug charity ASCERT, announced their partnership with SMART Recovery UK to deliver free in person weekly meetings for adults seeking support with addictive behaviour.
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NIACRO

Are you involved in recruiting staff and unsure about employing people with convictions? NIACRO's CPD-certified training will help you make informed and fair recruitment decisions that benefit your organisation, and people who want to move forward.
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Law Society of Northern Ireland

The Writ magazine is published by the Law Society of Northern Ireland.
Contact Nichola MacDougall for further information and course fees. nichola.macdougall@nea.org.uk
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National Energy Action (NEA) NI

National Energy Action (NEA) Northern Ireland is delivering a Level 3 Award in Energy Awareness from August to September 2023
Samaritans Awareness Day
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Samaritans in Northern Ireland

Volunteers raise awareness of its round-the-clock emotional support services to encourage people to get in touch if they need support.
Faithful+Gould (a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group), has been announced as the headline sponsor for the upcoming 2023 Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Awards.
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Social Enterprise Northern Ireland

Faithful+Gould (a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group), has been announced as the headline sponsor for the upcoming 2023 Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Awards.
The entry deadline for the 2023 Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Awards has been extended to allow entrants additional time to complete their submissions.
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Social Enterprise Northern Ireland

The entry deadline for the 2023 Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Awards has been extended to allow entrants additional time to complete their submissions. Closing Date: Midnight on Sunday 6th August 2023
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Advice NI

Do you live in the Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council area or work with groups in the area? Would you like to know a bit more about how to manage your money during these difficult times?
Oscar Knox dad, Stephen Knox is pictured with Stephen Marshall of Balloo Hire, as they launch the eighth annual Oscar Knox Cup. oscarknoxcup@gmail.com
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Balloo Hire has been announced as the official Title Sponsor for the 2023 Oscar Knox Cup charity golf event.
Shed burnt at Killycolpy area of Lough Neagh
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A comprehensive study of wildlife in the Killycolpy area of Lough Neagh has suffered a major setback after a shed housing essential equipment was deliberately set on fire.
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Mosaic Publicity

Next round of applications for James Brown and Sons Community Fund is now open
Applications Open for Arts & Business NI Awards. Apply Now.
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Arts & Business Northern Ireland

Apply now for the Arts & Business NI Awards!
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Advice NI

We are delighted to announce the release of our next Adviser NI course beginning in July.
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Consumer Council for Northern Ireland

The countdown is on to the summer holidays and we are encouraging travellers to plan ahead for a smooth journey. Summer is a busy time for travel and we have compiled a summer travel checklist, to take the stress out of your holiday.