Time is running out to book your FREE place at the Forth Valley Third Sector Conference on Tuesday 13th February at Forth Valley College in Falkirk!
John McNally, MP for Falkirk, will open the day with his keynote speech, considering the event theme, “People Make Communities”.
“Reflected in its theme, the conference will demonstrate the strength and vitality of the third sector across Forth Valley,” says Karen Herbert, CEO of CVS Falkirk. “It will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn and share knowledge and experiences which will help us all make a real and lasting difference for everyone who lives here.”
The conference will feature a variety of workshops throughout the day on topical issues, listed below, along with a panel discussion, “The Future of Volunteering”, with panel members involved in volunteering at all levels across Forth Valley.
Forth Valley College will be providing a selection of meal deals for attendees on the day.
CVS Falkirk, SVE and CTSI, as the third sector interfaces for the Forth Valley area, provide services and support to the third sector across a wide range of areas, including volunteering, social enterprises, funding and development, and representation with public sector partners.
As CEO of CVS Falkirk, Karen says, “We are all committed to engaging with our colleagues in all sectors, continuing to work towards a vibrant local third sector, enriching and supporting our communities to be the best we all possibly can be.”
Team members from CVS Falkirk, SVE and CTSI will be available throughout the conference to answer questions and provide support.
Workshops on the day will include:
- Participatory Budgeting (PB) in Scotland
- Place-Based Tools
- Getting in on the Community Empowerment Act
- Supporting Equalities in the Third Sector
- Preparing for GDPR
- Raising Funds: What You Need to Know
- Have You the Right Legal Structure
- Strategic Commissioning
- Tackling Health Inequalities
- Inclusive Growth
- Digital Strategy for Third Sector Leaders
- Evaluating Impact
Places are limited, so booking is essential.
To book you place at the Forth Valley Third Sector Conference, or for further information, please visit the Eventbrite page.
Alternatively, please contact Laura Jamieson by phone: 01324 692003, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org