Explore York Libraries and Archives is pleased to announce that Jenny Layfield begins working in January 2023 as Chief Executive at this innovative and award-winning organisation.
Join Us! Are you doing good stuff in York? Would you like to meet other people doing good stuff? Need inspiration for a new socially conscious project or venture? Seeking partnership and collaborations? Want to
Social Vision are offering one local organisation or individual a completely free website. This could be a totally new site, or a refresh of your current, dated website. Websites are a must nowadays – a virtual
As communities across England face a recession, rising costs of living and continued pressure on public services, new research shows how community businesses are plugging the gap in local support. A new report from Power
Tuesday 10th January from 7pm to 8pm – on Zoom After the success of Refugee Action York (RAY)’s virtual AGM last year, they’ll again be holding their AGM on Tuesday 10th January from 7pm to 8pm on Zoom, with a link being sent out to those
We’re just doing our geeky end of years stats, and have seen that our blog posts have been read more than 16,000 times for the second year in a row! The most read blog themes
Social Vision has today published “Pride in Place: A Study of Three North Yorkshire Towns” Selby District Council’s Regeneration Team commissioned Social Vision to undertake new and creative community engagement activities in the district’s three main
The oldest organisation supporting refugees in York is celebrating its 20th anniversary. RAY (Refugee Action York) began when a small group of students offered help to Kurdish refugees from Turkey who had been settled in
We were delighted to hear that the inspirational founder of Kyra Women, Yvonne Copley, has been awarded an MBE for her services to the women of York. From the Kyra website: Kyra’s Founder, Yvonne Copley,
Glen Gardens in Heworth is organising some magical winter windows walks for Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th December. The walk will lead people through the community to spot an array of magical scenes in the windows
Health and wellbeing provider Benenden Health are looking for community projects or activities to support through one-off funding awards in York and the surrounding areas (within a 20 mile radius of York City centre). The
Keep Your Pet does whatever is needed to care for the animals of older and vulnerable people when the owners are ill, to enable owners to return to caring for their animals when they have recovered.
The full programme is now out for York Disability Week; promoting an equal, inclusive and accessible York
CALL FOR EVENTS now open for YORK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S WEEK 4th–12th March 2023 2023 theme is ‘SOLIDARITY’ + ‘Open Strand’ Deadline for submissions – 8th January 2023 Apply York International Women’s Week (YIWW) invites you
The young people’s team at York Mind has a wonderful offer for young men living in and around York! Two projects: 1. Graffiti/Art 2. Sport/movement York Mind said: The aim of the projects is
The Belfrey Small Grants Fund has been created by St Michael le Belfrey Church (also known as The Belfrey) a city-centre resource church based next to York Minster, serving the city and region. It provides
We’re Back! Are you doing good stuff in York? Would you like to meet other people doing good stuff? Need inspiration for a new socially conscious project or venture? Seeking partnership and collaborations? Want to
Two Ridings Community Foundation are looking for under the radar groups that might be interested in a new funding opportunity. Funding is available for groups to make a necessary ‘step change’ needed to support them
It’s all change at Social Vision this month, as our long-standing newsletter Editor Bec Horner leaves us to focus on her communications role at Two Ridings Community Foundation, supporting not-for-profits across North and East Yorkshire.