Spice up your evening in by holding a charity curry night

Curry favour with your friends and family this September by serving up a spicy evening of entertainment and having fun while raising money for a local good cause. Read more

A Call for Evidence – researching key work and good practice in the sector’s Covid-19 response

Calling all social economic, community and faith based organisations to tell us about the good practice, innovation, enterprise and flexibility that they’ve evidenced in their responses to Covid-19 in the West Midlands. Read more

BSSEC publishes eighth annual report

For many, 2020 will for ever be associated with the coronavirus crisis, despite the fact that the full scale and implications of the pandemic only became evident as the financial year drew to a close. Read more

BVSC launches State of the Sector Survey

At BVSC we want to understand how the sector in Birmingham has responded, but importantly we need to also understand what the short and long term implications are for the sector's future in a post-COVID recovery landscape. So we have launched our latest State of the Sector survey, and we need your input! Read more

The Mind West Midlands Physical Activity Network

Sport Birmingham have partnered with the much loved and respected national charity Mind, to raise awareness, tackle mental health stigmas and support people with mental health problems to become more active. Read more

Free financial resilience support for charities and social enterprises

BVSC is offering free financial resilience support for charities and social enterprises, in Birmingham, with an annual turnover of less than 100k. Read more

Matt Kendall Foundation opens grant funding for young people

Covid19 Hardship Fund for young people aged 16-25 extended with support from Birmingham City Council and Birmingham Children’s Partnership Read more

Call for Papers - 2020 Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference

The Conference takes place on 7 and 8 September. The deadline for abstract submissions is 11 May 2020. Each year, the Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference provides a unique opportunity for academics, policy makers and practitioners from the UK and further afield to come together to share findings and discuss the implications of research for the sector's future Read more

Applications open for the new Birmingham 2022 community programme -

The new community programme wants to recognise projects that are delivered by grass-roots organisations that have a positive impact on the communities they serve. Read more