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Ebay for change

Ebay have partnered with Social Enterprise UK and the World Fair Trade Organisation to give global shop fronts to small businesses who reinvest their profits back into their communities, driving critical social and environmental change here in the UK or abroad.
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Working with Young People – Media Literacy and Digital Youth Work

As part of the Department for Digital Culture Media and Sport’s (DCMS) Online Media Literacy Strategy, the National Youth Agency (NYA), based in Leicester City, has received funding from DCMS to design a new module to upskill youth workers in media literacy skills, enabling them to discuss issues surrounding online safety with young people they support.
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Orlando Fraser – New chairperson of the Charity Commission

Following a pre-appointment hearing with the DCMS Select Committee, Orlando Fraser has been appointed the new Charity Commission chairperson by the Secretary of State for a three year term, which commenced 25 April 2022
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Charities Act 2022

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has produced an indicative timetable for implementation of the Charities Act 2022 and the fulfilment of other commitments made by the government in response to the Law Commission’s Technical Issues in Charity Law report.
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Domestic and Sexual Violence Services locally

As from 1st April 2022 the UAVA (United Against Violence & Abuse Limited) consortium, in its present format, will no longer be delivering the specialist domestic and sexual violence services following re-commissioning of services.
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New local self-harm support service

Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Council, Rutland County Council and the local clinical commissioning groups have recently completed a commissioning process and the organisation Harmless has been commissioned to provide self-harm support to people of all ages in the locality.
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Mental Health Awareness Week – Mind developing services locally

Mental Health Awareness Week is the UK’s national week during 9-15 May 2022 to raise awareness of mental health and mental health problems and inspires action to promote the message of good mental health for all.
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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Volunteering Award

The deadline for applications is 6.00pm on Friday 17 June 2022.
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easyfundraising makes fundraising for your organisation effortless

How is Space Youth Services fundraising for staff development and new pilot initiatives?
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