Got a great business idea? Try Dewsbury Soup

Dewsbury Soup is back and is here to help you help out your local community. The scheme, which began back in 2018, has been set up to provide local businesses, charities and organisations with the funding they need. Candidates who are interested can apply online and pay £5 on the night of the event. They […]

Volunteering Opportunities Needed in North Kirklees

Volunteering Kirklees are currently focusing on developing volunteering and volunteering opportunities in North Kirklees. They’ll be running a series of drop-in sessions and fairs for potential volunteers across North Kirklees from January to April, and they’d like to hear from local organisations who might be looking for more volunteers or who would like help with […]

Growing Great Places: Community Crowdfunding Workshops

Advice and support on running your crowdfunding campaign with up to £5k available from Kirklees Council Growing Great Places is a new community crowdfunding programme to support citizens and organisations who have great ideas for making our local places even better. As part of this programme Kirklees Council is running two free community workshops in […]

An Invitation for the Third Sector to Join the Council's Integrated Systems Leadership Events

Build relationships with other people in your locality and connect to the Kirklees 7 Shared Outcomes and Health and Wellbeing Plan All organisations welcome. Lunch included. Steve Brennan, Kirklees Place Programme Director would like to invite representatives from the third sector to take part in the lastest workshops in both North and South Kirklees, designed […]

TSL Kirklees Migration Team: Welcome Mentor Training Success

#kirkleeswelcomes! Community spirit was in full swing at Ravensthorpe Community Centre last week for the TSL Kirklees Migration Team’s Welcome Mentor training. This is a scheme to recruit and train volunteers who are good with people and know their local communities inside and out to become mentors for recent migrants and help them feel welcome […]

Third Sector Jobs: ESOL Progamme Outreach Workers

Third Sector Leaders Kirklees has two exciting opportunities for English Language Programme Outreach Workers  (North and South Kirklees) The outreach workers will be part of a partnership project to increase access across Kirklees to suitable, supported and quality ESOL provision with appropriate progression routes.  This is a collaboration between Kirklees Council and TSLK funded by the Ministry […]

Growing Great Places Crowdfunding Platform is Live

Book Now For Workshops in North & South Kirklees to Find Out More Growing Great Places is a new community crowdfunding programme to support citizens and organisations who have great ideas for making our local places even better. Kirklees Council are pledging £50k of funding over the next year, plus advice and support to help […]

Trustees Needed: Home Start Kirklees

Two Vacancies for People with Business, Marketing or Income Generation Expertise We currently have 2 vacancies within the Home-Start Kirklees board of trustees following the retirement of a long standing member and a recent resignation.  To ensure that we consistently remain quorate across committee meetings, we are seeking the skills and experience needed to complement […]