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Young Lincolnshire ‘Awards for All’ grant

We are delighted to announce that ‘Young Lincolnshire’, a partnership of organisations (Discover Volunteering, LCVYS and LYA) have received an awards for all grant, from the Big Lottery, to create a website and run a Conference and series of events to establish how ‘Young Lincolnshire’ can support young people. We are also looking for feedback on what you would like to see on a new website, dedicated to the youth in Lincolnshire. Please drop us a line with your thoughts to info@discovervolunteering.org

We hope to provide information relating to Careers, health, qualifications etc and also a portal for youth workers to share ideas and experiences and where you can sign up to your nearest youht organisation.

We are also running a logo competition right now, so draw up your idea of a logo and you never know it may be the one we choose!

Watch this space to find out how ‘Young Lincolnshire’ develops over the coming months. We hope to launch the new website on October 22nd at our launch event in Waddington.

Wrangle Youth Club presents a step back in time

An evening of talks and memorabilia displays from the 1930s to the 1960s 

Be inspired by Mr & Mrs Jessop of Boston showcasing *Wash day Blues, *Schooldays, *Fashions and many more……….

And come and see a display of Wrangle Youth Clubs very own Darren Avison’s military memorabilia collection

Wrangle Youth Club Nostalgia Day

Bring along your own artefacts and memories

Come along to Wrangle Youth Club, Snowden’s bridge,

PE22 9DL on Wednesday 23rd April 7.30-9.30pm

Free entry and refreshments

For more information or to reserve a place contact Pete Read on 01205 352318 or email pete.read@discovervolunteering.org

Pete is on Rod Whitings BBC Radio Lincolnshire breakfast show Monday 21st January at 8.40am

Listen to Pete on BBC Radio Lincolnshire's breakfast show hosted by Rod Whiting on Monday 21st January at 8.40am. Tune in on 94.9FM to find out more about our exciting new project and through recent work with the Big Lottery about 'Blue Monday', which is Monday! Not sure what 'Blue Monday' is?, well you'll have to tune in to find out more!

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Transforming Local Infrastructure Fund – Lincolnshire

More exciting news today.  Discover Volunteering is a core member of a local Lincolnshire infrastructure group called 'Involving Lincs'.  Today we received the great news that the consortium has been successful in securing funding from the Big Fund to improve the way its members work together to provide frontline services to local communities.  It is an 18 month development project to streamline the way they deliver services, by developing more efficient and effective forms of support to local charities, social enterprises and community groups.  We look forward to working in partnership with all members of 'Involving Lincs' and the wider community to deliver this project.

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Big Lottery Award – December 2011

We received the great news from the Big Lottery that our Awards for All grant had been accepted to set up our company and website. If you would like to find out more about the Big Lottery, then click on their logo at the bottom of our homepage, which will take you to our sponsors information.

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