We exist to harness people power in Birmingham
to help build a more inclusive and dynamic city

What we do

BVSC works to make a positive difference to the lives of people in Birmingham and we believe that the key to this is found in our communities.



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Volunteering involves spending time, unpaid, doing something that is of benefit to others or the environment.




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Our Impact


Social cost benefit of The Lead Worker Peer Mentor Programme.


Birmingham citizens have participated in activities that reduce social isolation.


Clients with multiple and complex needs and a history of rough sleeping supported into Housing First Tenancies

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  • Get Active in Race Equality Week 2023

    Race Equality Week will unite thousands of organisations in action to seriously address race inequality in the workplace. Read more

  • Business Development and Funding Weekly Webinar

    New offer of business development support from BVSC BVSC is committed to assisting Birmingham's Voluntary, Community, Faith & Social Enterprise organisations, so come along and hear how this new package of support will help safeguard your future, achieve your objectives and grow your impact. We’ll also have a couple of new opportunities to showcase, so don’t miss out! Read more

  • Sharing the Cake (Online Zoom session)

    There’s so much knowledge and skill in the community development sector in Birmingham, people who work day-to-day with citizens finding out what matters to them and helping them live a good life.  But do you know who to call when you have a challenge?  And do others know about the great stuff you’re doing, or are they out there re-inventing the wheel when we could be sharing resources and benefitting our communities? Read more