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Brecon Food Bank Newsletter July 2015

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PQASSO for Wales

Do you want to strengthen governance, deliver better services for users, improve operating practices and better demonstrate outcomes in your third sector organisation? The PQASSO for Wales project is offering 125 third sector organisations the opportunity to implement PQASSO as a way to achieve the

Broadband Connection Voucher Events

SAVE THE DATE - Wednesday 8th July 2015 Are you interested in applying for up to £3,000 to boost your business's broadband?  What? Up to £3,000 is available to cover the installation costs of upgrading to a faster and more reliable connection for your business. You could get a fibre optic, c

Funding News

Arwain in Powys calls for expressions of interest

Powys has been successful in gaining just over £5 million under the LEADER 2014 - 2020 programme. The LEADER Programme in Powys has now been named Arwain. It is anticipated that formal approval will be received during July In the meantime the Local Action Group has decided to put out an ...

Powys Environmental Partnership Small Grant Scheme 2015-16

Powys Environmental Partnership Small Grant Scheme aims to help communities enhance their environment or surroundings. Community groups are invited to apply for up to £750 to deliver their project. All funds must be match funded pound for pound by the groupFunded projects must be completed by ...

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Volunteering News

Brecon Volunteer Bureau Flyer July 2015

Volunteering Opportunities - Contact via Brecon Volunteer Bureau Oxfam Shop – Saturday Staff neededBecknock Wildlife Trust – Trustees neededBrecon Credit Union – Admin/customer serviceSt David’s Hospice – various opportunities What’s on this month: Bus Pass Club! – put the world to rights ...

A search is under way for volunteers to spend time in Dyfed Powys Police cells!

They will play key roles in the Independent Custody Visiting Scheme run by Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Christopher Salmon. The scheme checks on the treatment of detainees and on conditions in police custody suites . A large proportion of those detained are under the age of 30. ...

Job Vacancies


AWEL AMAN TAWE                     Technical Development Officer Maternity Cover   This post focuses on delivering our Ynni’r Fro and other community energy contracts in South Wales.   A relevant background might be energy consultancy, ...

Powys Notice Board

Do you need help with Book-keeping or Payroll?

The bookkeeping service is offered to voluntary organisations in Powys and includes the following: Day to day bookkeeping, including record keeping of all payments and receipts, balancing bank accounts, writing cheques, drawing up income and expenditure accounts;Liaison with the bank in setting up

Friends of Rock Park - Ride on Mower for Sale

The Friends of the Rock Park are selling their Ride on mower (plus accessories) which has had very little use in the time I have been a member (14yrs). They would like to sell it within the voluntary sector if possible. If so I give the details below:- Husquvana LT125 Tractor, 1992, with ...

Meetings and Events

Hafal Pub Quiz and Raffle Wednesday 8th July 2015

In aid of Hafal Charity 7.30pm start Wednesday 8th July 2015 Come along for a fun quix and help raise money for a great cause Any donations to raffle prizes would be welcome on the night 

Shakespeare Link - Events July 2015

Shakespeare Link have a wonderful weekend coming up on 25th and 26th July at the Willow Globe, when The Factory bring us "Measure for Measure" (Saturday night) and Aimee and Vanessa (aka Drawn to Stars) land their balloon here the following afternoon to perform "Science in the ...

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PAVO provides training courses on all aspects of running community groups and voluntary organisations ... find out more

Powys Transport Training Agency provides transport related training courses and information ... find out more

Powys Mental Health Team

The Powys Mental Health Team provides information, support, representation networks, advice and training to the Third Sector on any aspect of mental health services in Powys ... find out more

Children and Young People

A network for organisations and groups who support, help, play and work with children, young people and their families, helping them to share good practice, work together and link to the CYP Partnership ... find out more

Health, Social Care & Wellbeing

Have your say and keep informed about how the Third Sector contributes to Health and Social Care services in Powys ... find out more

Community Transport

Community Transport meets the transport needs of communities where these needs are not or cannot be adequately met by public and/or commercial transport ... find out more

Community Development

PAVO's team of Development Officers can provide you with practical support to help develop your community group or voluntary group and its activities ... find out more

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