Vale Voluntary Action and Community Development Network

The Vale Voluntary Action and Community Development Network (VVACDN) is an extremely useful network for voluntary and community groups serving the Vale.

Representatives from other organisations e.g. Local Authority, M.O.D. also attend. Groups are able to pick up valuable information and advice through topical presentations and take advantage of the networking opportunities that are available.

Previous presentations include:

  • Institute of Fundraising Cymru – Codes of Best Practice
  • FundRaising Standards Board – maintaining public confidence in giving
  • Information Commissioners Office – Data Protection
  • Unity Trust Bank – Loan Finance
  • Big Lottery Fund – projects in the Vale
  • Other Lottery Funding Programmes and key funders in Wales
  • Welsh Government and European Funding Programmes
  • Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) Funding Programmes
  • Creative Rural Communities Programmes
  • Bro Radio CIC
  • Waitrose community support
  • Adult and Community Learning in the Vale
  • LawWorks Cymru pro-bono support
  • GVS staff provide updates on volunteering and other activities of interest

Meeting dates and venues for 2016 (commence 10:00am and finish by noon)

  • TBA

Minutes of previous meeting:

26 March 2015

If you would like to join this Network please contact Dave Edwards using the form below.