Radford - we're coming - all welcome

Our next UKSPF Community Fair is Wed 8 May - free entry and everyone is welcome. Come and join us and find out about volunteering!

Wed 8 May 12pm -2.30pm Jubilee Crescent Community Centre, Radford 

From a 1940s time travel encounter and a sight impairment challenges to craft activities and cooking demos, plus quizzes, games and prize draws, there's lots of fantastic activities for you to try out at the UKSPF  Community Fair on  8 May to give you an idea of what it's like to volunteer. Organised by Voluntary Action Coventry,  Jubilee Crescent Community Centre is the location for the fair, where 15 charities will  come together for a day of social action. The good causes are inviting you to learn something new,  find support, socialise, help out, have fun and get involved in your area. 

Entry is free, there will be free food and drinks and EVERYONE is welcome.

Meet our friends from these amazing organisations:

Meet our friends from Age UK Coventry & Warwickshire, Guiding Young Minds, The Autism & ADHD Advocates(Community), Carers Trust, Coventry Cathedral Tower and Blitz Museum, Coventry Resource Centre for the Blind, Creative Kindness, Dominion GRACE Service, Global Care, Groundwork West Midlands, Marie Curie Hospice, West Midlands, Coventry NCT, St Francis Employability, The Outdoor Partnership Coventry, Urban Goodies CIC and Coventry United Nations Association. Phew! What a lot of fun to pack in!

Don't miss the next fair later in the month: 

Thurs 23 May, 11am – 2.30pm: WATCH Community Centre, 12 Victoria Street, Hillfields, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills.

Coventry City Council has awarded Voluntary Action Coventry £229k. The funding is from the UK Government’s Shared Prosperity Fund which has been allocated to the city through the West Midlands Combined Authority

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