Have your say on the future of civil society in the North East VONNE News Join the conversation. Representatives from the voluntary sector and other stakeholders from across the North East are being invited to join a national conversation about how English civil society can flourish in a fast changing world. 11 Sep 2017
VONNE on ITV on demise of Northern Rock VONNE News VONNE CEO Jane Hartley appeared on ITV Tyne Tees last Wednesday (13 September). She was interviewed about the demise of Northern Rock ten years ago and the impact to the VCSE sector of the loss of the Northern Rock Foundation. 15 Sep 2017
FINE Guide to Grants now online VONNE News From today our popular publication the FINE Guide to Grants for North East Voluntary Organisations is now available on our website. The new online directory is fully revised and updated with information on around 100 charitable trust and foundations with a significant grant-making presence in North East England. You can filter your searches of the directory by the following categories: 16 Mar 2017
Job advertising prices increase VONNE News Our job advertising prices increase as of 16th March 2017 as we launch our new Membership+ scheme. The new rates are: £50 for Membership+ members (+VAT if applicable) £120 standard rate (+VAT if applicable) 16 Mar 2017
VONNE launches new Membership+ scheme VONNE News VONNE has launched a new membership benefits scheme 'Membership+'. Our membership packages offer a wide range of practical and strategic benefits, supporting you to make the greatest impact. 16 Mar 2017
7 lessons from 13 years at VONNE VONNE News Facebook didn’t exist when I first started at VONNE. Nor YouTube or Twitter. Looking back on my 13 years at VONNE as Communications Manager, my job in 2003 is hardly recognisable in today’s world. I certainly don’t miss the all hands on deck stuffing envelopes with our printed newsletter ‘The VINE’, and the accompanying significant postage costs. 15 Feb 2017
Poverty is everyone's business VONNE News VONNE’s annual conference ‘Tackling Poverty Together’ last Thursday 1st December highlighted the increasing levels of poverty and child poverty both regionally and nationally. It also explored the public perceptions of poverty in the UK and a dominant pattern of thinking in public understanding that new research refers to as the ‘Culture of Poverty’ giving rise to the stereotype of the ‘benefit scrounger’. 8 Dec 2016
Is I, Daniel Blake the best way to argue for tackling UK poverty? VONNE News The VONNE conference on 'Tackling Poverty Together' on the 1st December, was followed by a screening of I, Daniel Blake.  We are featuring this guest blog from Abigail Paul Scott of Joseph Rowntree Foundation: 7 Dec 2016
Winners of North East Charity Awards 2016 VONNE News The winners of the North East Charity Awards were announced at a glittering ceremony on 6th October 2016, with over 400 guests attending. The winners and runners up are as follows: Outstanding Charity Support – by large companies Winner - Elddis Transport P&G Cummins Ltd Outstanding Charity Support – by small to medium-sized companies Winner - SOS Group Ltd Potts Print UK Ltd Darlington Building Society 10 Oct 2016
VONNE now Living Wage employer VONNE News We are pleased to announce that we are now an accredited Living Wage Employer. This means that every member of staff in our organisation earns not just the minimum wage but the Living Wage. The Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually, based on the cost living in the UK. We believe that every member of staff deserves a Living Wage. You can find out more about the Living Wage by visiting www.livingwage.org.uk 6 Oct 2016


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