We support, promote and develop voluntary and community action in Middlesbrough.

Events

We advertise events and training of interest to clients, staff and volunteers of voluntary organisations in Middlesbrough.  We can advertise your event or training on our website for free.

Voices for Volunteer Co-ordinators Forum

28 January 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Voices for Volunteer Co-ordinators Forum 

MVDA and RCVDA are holding the next Voices for Volunteer Co-ordinators forum on Tuesday 28 January between 10am and 12 noon at St.Mary's Centre, Middlesbrough. This event is suitable for anybody who works with volunteers.

Craig Duerden from MVDA, is going to facilitate a session on Disability Equality. This would be a good opportunity to have an open conversation about working with volunteers with disabilities. 

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Find a Funder Workshop

10 February 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Find a Funder Workshop

Learn how to get the most out of the Find a Funder website. Get ideas for funding activities, projects and works your organisation wants to undertake and meet other Voluntary and Community Sector staff and volunteers working for change in Middlesbrough.

The session will be led by Sharon Barker from Middlesbrough Council and John Atkinson from MVDA.

10
Feb

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Protect your organisation from Internet attack

19 February 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

How safe is your organisation?

Cyber Security for Voluntary Organisations:

10am Wednesday 19 February in the downstairs hall at St Mary’s Centre, 82-90 Corporation Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2RW

What will the session cover?

The session will be broken into three main parts;

19
Feb

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Recruiting, Developing, Managing and Retaining Volunteers a free learning and networking event

26 February 2020 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Hosted by Tees Valley Sport in partnership with MVDA, this event is 'a must do' for any organisation that wants to recruit, develop and retain volunteers. This half day session is aimed at clubs and organisations that deliver sport and physical activity across the Tees Valley.

A chance to meet similar organisations, share good practice and to make contact with existing volunteers. It is a great opportunity for organisations to learn more about providing volunteering and internships for students from Teesside University and local colleges.

26
Feb

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Knife Crime Awareness Event

26 February 2020 - 9:30am to 1:00pm

Middlesbrough Council is hosting an event to raise awareness of the effects that knife crime can have on families and how early intervention can help to change this culture by working with parents, carers and professionals. It will help them fully understand the risk factors and the dangers of young people being exposed to gang culture and carrying knives.

To book email workforcedevelopment@middlesbrough.gov.uk

26
Feb

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