Welcome to the CVS for Broxbourne and East Herts
We undertake a diverse range of activities to develop, enhance and empower voluntary & community groups to effectively serve their communities.
These activities include:
- E-Bulletins and Information
- Training Workshops
- Funding and Governance Support
- Community Development
- Networking Events
- Community Buildings
- Representation and Partnership Working
CVSBEH also delivers several community and public health projects including a community transport schemes and the Dragons' Apprentice Challenge.
Junior Dragons' Apprentice Challenge 2016/17
This year's Junior Dragons’ Apprentice Challenge began in 16 schools across Broxbourne and East Herts. The competition works with teams of year 5 & 6 students over a 6 week period and offers a springboard into the world of business for 10 and 11 years olds. These young students were given £50 to invest into their very own business ideas to raise money for their chosen charity.
East Herts Summer Activities Fund
The Summer Activities Fund (Sports and Play) is now open for applications. The closing date is Friday, 31st March 2017. The aim of the Summer Activities Fund is to support fun, enjoyable things for children and young people (aged 0 to 19) to do that enhances their personal, emotional and adolescent development.
#TeamHerts Volunteer Coordinator Network Forum
CVS for Broxbourne and East Herts, in partnership with North Herts CVS, is running Volunteer Coordinator Network Forums as part of the #TeamHerts Volunteering initiative. This is an exciting new project aiming to get the people of Hertfordshire volunteering and also supporting organisations with best practise in volunteer management.
CVSBEH win Hertfordshire Business Awards!
There were plenty of smiles on display as the winners of the Hertfordshire Business Awards 2016 were revealed during a glitzy ceremony at Knebworth Barns on 24th November 2016.
Hertfordshire Fundraising Database
A new Herts Community Fundraising Database has been launched - this is a free resource for CVSBEH member groups to browse and search for funding for their projects. Please click here to register for the database. Funding opportunities are sent directly to you by email after registration with Herts.Community.
CVS Furniture Project Comes To An End
With effect from 1st January 2017 the Furniture Reuse Service for Broxbourne and East Herts will no longer be operating. Since 2012, approaching 2000 residents have benefitted from the project. We have delivered reusable furniture to over 1000 households and almost 900 people have donated 3500 items.
Forever Active East Herts
Promoting physical activity in East Herts
The number of Forever Active East Herts classes is growing all the time – we now have 34 classes up and running, hosted by village halls, churches, charities and sports clubs – but there is still room for more.