Salford CVS Events & Training

Salford CVS Events & Training

Our training is only available for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in Salford, or those with Salford beneficiaries. If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend one of our training sessions please contact us

Committee Member Training
This course will include an introduction to the general roles and responsibilities of a committee;

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23 September, 2021 - 15:00
Zoom (Online)

As life has radically changed over the past year due to COVID-19 we will need to look back in order to plan forward. It is vital that we collect the data and evidence that will support key forward decision making as well as building confidence with our potential funders. 

We will explore the 4 pillars of monitoring and evaluation;

  • Learning 
  • Planning 
  • Reporting 
  • Costing

We will discuss the Golden Impact Triangle and look at creating an outcomes framework to support a clear narrative between what activities we undertake and...

5 October, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

Applying for funding is for many organisations an essential yet time-consuming task. with so many guidelines and questions, how do you navigate your way through it all?

In this practical session you will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and confidence of how to write a good funding bid.


To improve confidence and skills in completing a funding application


6 October, 2021 - 10:00
Salford CVS - Training Room

This workshop will focus on the Awards For All Grant. This grant is for smaller organisations and grants are for between £300 and £10,000. The session will go through the funding criteria and the application form looking at how you can maximise your chances of getting this grant.


To improve your chances of getting an Awards For All  grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Identify if they meet the criteria for the grant
  • Understand what the funder is looking for
  • Understand...
12 October, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

The aim of this training is to enable you to have wellbeing conversations with people you know in Salford (Family, friends, neighbours and acquaintances);  or within your role as a volunteer or frontline worker.

Please make sure you view the short 6 min wellbeing conversation film at youtube wellbeing conversation first before registering.

A condition of booking...

13 October, 2021 - 13:30
Zoom (Online)

Salford CVS VCSE Conference 2021

Belonging: Exploring Identity and Place

We are pleased to announce our annual VCSE conference and AGM is returning on Tuesday 19th October at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford.

This year our annual conference will be focusing on the importance of identity and place for communities, particularly as the pandemic has shone a spotlight on the deep inequalities and social fractures that impact on both place and communities of identity.

The conference will include a variety of speakers...

19 October, 2021 - 09:00
AJ Bell Stadium

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:


28 October, 2021 - 15:00
Zoom (Online)

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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