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Introducing The Exchange Cowbridge Ltd

The Exchange Cowbridge is part of an exciting project taking place in Cowbridge to develop an iconic market hall run by the community for the community. We have a multi talented and energetic volunteer committee but are missing some necessary skills that will help us on our way.

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Vacancies at Taff Housing Association

We have vacancy for a Young Person & Family Senior Manager at Taff Housing Association. To view and apply for any of our vacancies please visit taffhousing.co.uk/vacancy. Application closing date: 28/06/2018

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Peer Volunteers Wanted - Building Bridges Volunteer Peer Mediator

What does it involve: as a volunteer peer mediator you will be helping your community work together more effectively. This will be done by working with other families and professionals who may be involved with families. You will support them to find solutions and strengths to problems they may be having such as arguments, disputes and disagreements. You will be there to work with them to find a way to move forward.

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Job Vacancies at BAWSO

Support Worker (Floater) South Wales Support Worker (Floater) Swansea External Trainer Male Diogel Project Worker (Men Only) Based in Cardiff Diogel Outreach Worker (Women Only) Based in Swansea

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NEW Garden Volunteering Project

Volunteers are now being recruited for a brand new garden support project in the Vale of Glamorgan. You can earn Time Credits by volunteering to support tenants with their gardens. Volunteering duties will include: Mowing lawns, maintaining and clearing gardens, hedge strimming and weeding.

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Groundwork Wales is seeking to appoint two trustees

Groundwork Wales supports communities in need, working with partners to help improve the quality of people’s lives, their prospects and potential and the places where they live, work and play. Our vision is of a society of sustainable communities which are vibrant, healthy and safe, which respect the local and global environment and where individuals and enterprise prosper.

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The National Churches Trust open for applications

Supports a wide variety of projects through their grant programmes. From repairing a roof to helping to install an accessible toilet - and many other projects - their grants help people to continue to serve, and to serve better, their local communities. Closing date for applications is 2nd July 2018.

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World At Play

Your last opportunity to join this year's exciting expedition to Serbia, Kosovo, Bosnia, Croatia and Bulgaria. We will be working in care centres, children's homes, centres for street children and in refugee camps.

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Wales for Africa Grant Scheme open

WCVA is pleased to announce the first round of the Welsh Government Wales for Africa Grant Scheme is now open for applications. Grant funding will enable organisations throughout Wales to access funding for small-scale Wales-Africa projects. The closing date for applications is 29th June 2018.

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Strong Communities Grant Fund launched by Vale of Glamorgan Council.

Last August the Vale of Glamorgan Council launched a new £670,000 scheme to support community group led projects and initiatives. The three year Strong Communities Fund aims to help community initiatives become more sustainable and reduce the need for subsidies to cover running costs and activities. There are a number of application rounds each year, the next round closes on the 3rd August 2018.

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Women and girls funding via Comic Relief

Comic Relief is very pleased to announce the launch of a £4 million grant initiative to support organisations that are working to end violence and abuse experienced by women and girls across the UK. The application phase will run from 17 April to midday, 2 July 2018.

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Trustees wanted for Ocean Watersports Trust

Ocean Watersports Trust (OWT) is a registered charity (charity number 1157946). We promote community participation in healthy recreation in particular by the provision of facilities for water sports in particular sailing, sailability, adaptive rowing, kayaking and stand up paddle boarding.

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