Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester

Promoting and supporting
Charities and Community Groups
Across Arun and Chichester

Promoting and supporting
Charities and Community Groups
Across Arun and Chichester

Our vision is to see a strong, vibrant voluntary and community sector that supports, inspires and empowers individuals and communities throughout Arun and Chichester.
We do this through 1-1 support and advice, training and networking events, helping groups to start-up and develop their work.

Latest from VAAC

VAAC Members Feedback survey

Every 3 years we update our Strategic Business Plan in accordance with what our members tell us they want from us, as well as meeting funders’ requirements and considering internal and external factors.

As a valued member of Voluntary Action Arun and Chichester (VAAC), we are asking you to please help us review our current plan and design our next which will become operational in the Spring, by completing this questionnaire by Friday 18th February.

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New Blog Post: Let's Get Social

The second post on the VAAC Blog is now live and this time we share some top tips on how to get the most out of your social media. Read all our blog posts on our news page.

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Upcoming Events

Thu 20 January 2022

Untapped Fundraising Potential: How can you find new ways to raise funds? With No Stone Unturned Fundraising

Online (via Zoom)

10am - 12 noon

Do you want to find new ways of raising funds? Understand where your untapped potential is? A good range of income streams helps an organisation to be more financially resilient . We will explore how to: - Understand your untapped potential for new income streams. - Recognise what you need to do to ‘get your ducks a row’. - Create a plan that you can implement and sustain long term. You’ll also have the chance to ask questions, chat with other fundraisers as usual and share your experiences and knowledge.

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Tue 25 January 2022

Arun Older People’s Forum

Online (via Zoom)

10am - 11am

This event is aimed at professionals who work with older people either in groups or 1-1 in the Arun Area. Age UK want to build a network that will support professionals in their work, hear about the challenges that older people face and find solutions together.

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Thu 27 January 2022

Volunteer Co-ordinator's Network meeting: Volunteer Updates for 2022

Online (via Zoom)

10am - 12.30pm

Join us at our next Volunteer Co-ordinators Network meeting, where we will look at: National Updates to Volunteer Management, Sharing best practice and the impact of the pandemic for 2022, Opportunities and changes to volunteer roles such as remote working. Followed by an open session for questions and discussions.

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