Brindleyplace abseil raises £27k for ...

70 brave fundraisers completed a charity abseil at Brindleyplace earlier this summer, raising funds for both...

Brindleyplace abseil raises £27k for children’s charities
posted on: Jul 14, 2014 | author: Dan

Marie Curie suggests “Walk Ten&...

Get your walking boots out and picnic supplies in. Marie Curie’s 10k evening fundraising walk, Walk Ten, at...

Marie Curie suggests “Walk Ten” for West Midlands Hospice
posted on: Jul 7, 2014 | author: Alysia

Local Produce Market – Fresh Fo...

Come down to Brindleyplace in Birmingham City Centre on Friday 27th June 2014 – or on the last Friday of any...

Local Produce Market – Fresh Food @ Brindleyplace
posted on: Jun 23, 2014 | author: Dan

Birmingham Social Media Surgeries ...

Social Media Surgeries, the brainchild of Birmingham’s Nick Booth a la Podnosh (former BBC political reporter)...

Birmingham Social Media Surgeries – June/July 2014
posted on: Jun 19, 2014 | author: Dan

easyGym backs Cure Leukaemia for Grea...

Birmingham Based charity Cure Leukaemia announce the leading national gym chain easyGym Kings Heath as an official...

easyGym backs Cure Leukaemia for Great Birmingham Run 2014
posted on: Jun 19, 2014 | author: Dan

Children’s Hospital schedules G...

Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charities (BCH), an independent registered charity that raises funds for Birmingham...

Children’s Hospital schedules Great Birmingham Run and Winter Ball
posted on: Jul 24, 2013 | author: Huma

Metafin boss goes the extra mile for ...

Cure Leukaemia fundraiser Paul Bundy is clocking up more than 50 miles for the charity this year in memory of former...

Metafin boss goes the extra mile for Cure Lukaemia
posted on: Apr 18, 2013 | author: Pippa

Jobson James Financial Services hosts...

Jobson James Financial Services (JJFS), the financial planning & wealth management business owned by Charles...

Jobson James Financial Services hosts charity rugby dinner
posted on: Apr 15, 2013 | author: Mubina

UnLtd opens social enterprise fair in...

UnLtd is a Birmingham-based social enterprise funder, famous within Birmingham’s local third sector for having...

UnLtd opens social enterprise fair in Walsall, 29th May 2013
posted on: Apr 15, 2013 | author: Dan

Islam in a Secular Society – an...

You and your friends are invited to a free event this Saturday evening at Birmingham Uni, entitled “Islam in a...

Islam in a Secular Society – an Islam Awareness Week special event @ Bham Uni this Saturday
posted on: Mar 11, 2013 | author: Dan

Cycle through Croatia in September 20...

Professor Robert Winston’s charity Genesis Research Trust has been promoting better health for women and babies...

Cycle through Croatia in September 2013 for the Genesis Research Trust
posted on: Feb 26, 2013 | author: Georgina

CTIA hold event in Birmingham for thi...

Birmingham’s Charity Trustees Investors Association (CTIA) offers professional advice and guidance for investing...

CTIA hold event in Birmingham for third sector professionals
posted on: Feb 12, 2013 | author: Aisha

Marie Curie Cancer Care Solihull Fund...

Marie Curie Cancer Care are setting up a new Fundraising Group in the Solihull area and need volunteers to come and...

Marie Curie Cancer Care Solihull Fundraising Group
posted on: Nov 19, 2012 | author: Judith

Brummies and celebs alike, still help...

Pockets were emptied, and the hearts and minds of many were touched last month, when a charity ball was thrown in...

Brummies and celebs alike, still helping Harry Moseley’s legacy “Help Harry Help Others”
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Jacqueline

Late Night Shopping and Raffle in Kno...

On Wed 28 November many shops in Knowle will be staying open until 9pm for late night Christmas shopping and all funds...

Late Night Shopping and Raffle in Knowle fundraising for Marie Curie’s new West Mids Hospice
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Judith

Bullring hosts Christian event with t...

Greenbelt Festival and Hodder & Stoughton Publishers have organised a speaking tour with author, speaker, and...

Bullring hosts Christian event with theologian author Brian McLaren
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Christian Muslim Forum launches Come ...

The Christian Muslim Forum is launching its “Come to the Edge” report with a series of roadshows across...

Christian Muslim Forum launches Come to the Edge report and brings roadshow to Birmingham
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

3FF Urban Dialogues workshops and int...

The Three Faiths Forum (3FF) is running its arts programme Urban Dialogues for a fourth year. The programme aims to...

3FF Urban Dialogues workshops and interfaith training sessions
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Inter Faith Week 2012 begins today, S...

Inter Faith Week 2012 in England, Northern Ireland and Wales begins today, on Sunday 18th November, and to mark this...

Inter Faith Week 2012 begins today, Sunday 18th Nov
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Disabled People Win in Apple vs Googl...

As the rivalry between Apple, Google and other mobile tech giants hots up Robin Christopherson, AbilityNet’s...

Disabled People Win in Apple vs Google Battle for Mobile Tech
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Sponsor the Technology4Good Youth Awa...

AbilityNet has launched Technology4Good Youth Awards, a national competition sponsored by BT, that offers a £5,000...

Sponsor the Technology4Good Youth Awards in 2013
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Runners-up in BBC Young Folk Awards p...

The scintillating sisters stirred up a musical storm at the Bridge House Theatre last month. Runners-up in BBC Young...

Runners-up in BBC Young Folk Awards perform at Bridge House Theatre in Warwick
posted on: Nov 17, 2012 | author: Judith

The Bupa Great Birmingham Run on Sund...

The fifth annual BUPA Great Birmingham Run on Sunday ended in victory for Kenyan Micah Kogo, in a race that attracted...

The Bupa Great Birmingham Run on Sunday 21st October 2012
posted on: Oct 31, 2012 | author: Ian

Homeless but not hopeless at the Big ...

What is it like to spend a night on the streets of Birmingham? I suppose when you are doing it with friends and...

Homeless but not hopeless at the Big SleepOut in St Basils’ car park
posted on: Oct 24, 2012 | author: Geoff

FREE Twitter workshops by Birmingham ...

Learn all you need to know about Twitter at Birmingham & Black Country Community Foundation‘s FREE...

FREE Twitter workshops by Birmingham & Black Country Community Foundation
posted on: Oct 23, 2012 | author: Dan

Ginny Davis is “Double Booked&#...

Don’t get yourself double booked on 29 November and risk missing this great show! Warwickshire-based actress and...

Ginny Davis is “Double Booked” for new Marie Curie Hospice on 29th November @ Solihull School
posted on: Oct 23, 2012 | author: Judith

North Birmingham Inter-Faith Storytel...

The Lozells Project – a Christian initiative in North West Birmingham – is bringing together various...

North Birmingham Inter-Faith Storytelling Evening, 5th Oct 2012 @ Faizul Quran Jamia Mosque
posted on: Oct 2, 2012 | author: Dan

Golf Day a successful drive for Acorn...

Bromsgrove was swinging on Friday 21st September, as Tom Shevlin’s team The Likely Lads triumphed in a charity golf...

Golf Day a successful drive for Acorns Children’s Hospice
posted on: Sep 25, 2012 | author: Ian

Solihull young fundraisers cycle for ...

A group of five 14 year old boys from Solihull (Oli Cottom, Samihan Ghanekar, Rodan Holland, Alex Lavery and Dominic...

Solihull young fundraisers cycle for DEBRA and Marie Curie
posted on: Sep 25, 2012 | author: Judith

Soroptomist International Make “...

Fun in the Park organised by Soroptomist International of Solihull last weekend at Tudor Grange Park was rated a big...

Soroptomist International Make “Fun in the Park” @ Tudor Grange
posted on: Sep 25, 2012 | author: Judith

Hospice seeks more volunteers –...

The Marie Curie Hospice in Solihull is looking for more volunteers to help when the new hospice opens on Marsh Lane...

Hospice seeks more volunteers – Open Day on September 20th
posted on: Sep 15, 2012 | author: Judith

TV presenter Clive Anderson helps Mar...

Clive Anderson topped the guest list at a private dining event this week, organised to raise funds for the Big Build...

TV presenter Clive Anderson helps Mary Curie hospice in West Mids
posted on: Sep 15, 2012 | author: Dan

Charity Investment Symposium @ Centen...

Following the success of the Charity Trustees Investors Association’s last Symposium back in June, there’s...

Charity Investment Symposium @ Centenary Square, 9th Oct 2012
posted on: Aug 30, 2012 | author: Sarah

Birmingham Tai Chi Club and Studio B’...

Studio B has been running tai chi classses at free and reduced rates throughout Birmingham for a few months now as...

Birmingham Tai Chi Club and Studio B’s tai chi story so far
posted on: Aug 25, 2012 | author: Dan

JD Parties announce support of the Br...

JD Parties have announced that the British Heart Foundation will be the nominated charity for their 2012 programme of...

JD Parties announce support of the British Heart Foundation
posted on: Aug 14, 2012 | author: Arthur

Birmingham Chilli Festival 2012 @ Bri...

Free film festival and fiery food at Brindleyplace Calling all Chilli Heads! Brindleyplace will be hosting its second...

Birmingham Chilli Festival 2012 @ Brindleyplace
posted on: Jul 6, 2012 | author: Sarah

Charity Investment Symposium, 26th Ju...

The Charity Trustees Investors Association is to hold a Charity Investment Symposium on the 26th June 2012 at the...

Charity Investment Symposium, 26th June @ Groundwork UK HQ
posted on: May 29, 2012 | author: Sarah

Inter Faith Week 2012 and the network...

Since 1987, the Inter Faith Network for the UK has worked with its member bodies and others to build bridges of inter...

Inter Faith Week 2012 and the network’s 25th anniversary
posted on: May 6, 2012 | author: Dan

Charity Swish: Sat 14th April

Heart Research UK is a visionary charity leading the way in funding ground-breaking, innovative medical research...

Charity Swish: Sat 14th April
posted on: Apr 13, 2012 | author: Rickie

A Birmingham visit by Maya Evans, pea...

Central England Quaker Peace Committee are hosting a talk by peace activist Maya Evans on Wednesday 18th April from...

A Birmingham visit by Maya Evans, peace activist
posted on: Mar 25, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Free training for the third sector fr...

Birmingham Voluntary Service Council is offering a mixture of free and paid-for courses designed for employers,...

Free training for the third sector from BVSC
posted on: Mar 25, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Charities Aid Foundation Shares Fundr...

Birmingham thirdsector directors and senior management staff are invited to attend a free seminar organised by the...

Charities Aid Foundation Shares Fundraising Strategy Insight
posted on: Mar 14, 2012 | author: Dan

Bullring hosts interfaith youthwork d...

NCVYS invites you to an interfaith youthwork seminar and workshop day at the Bullring on Monday 26th March 2012 from...

Bullring hosts interfaith youthwork day for NCVYS
posted on: Mar 14, 2012 | author: Dan

Silver Surfers’ Day 2012 introd...

Spring Online with Silver Surfers Day 2012 is a 4-day campaign (23rd to 27th April 2012) designed to introduce older...

Silver Surfers’ Day 2012 introduces the Elderly to the Internet around the UK
posted on: Mar 10, 2012 | author: Dan

Birmingham Friends of the Earth Intro...

Birmingham Friends of the Earth is inviting everyone interested in Birmingham’s economy to participate in a semi...

Birmingham Friends of the Earth Introduces City of the Future
posted on: Feb 29, 2012 | author: Dan

Support for churches facing up to the...

A pilot project, run by volunteers and under the banner of Birmingham charity RESTORE, is seeking to support churches...

Support for churches facing up to the challenges of Asylum
posted on: Feb 22, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Birmingham Riots: Have Your Say with ...

After the long hot nights of August 2011 sparked violence in Birmingham’s communities, a combination of journalists,...

Birmingham Riots: Have Your Say with The Guardian and LSE
posted on: Feb 22, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Studio B goes to Digbeth!

BVSC welcomes Studio B to the Centre For Voluntary Action [purely as a customer of conferencing facilities]. As of...

Studio B goes to Digbeth!
posted on: Feb 13, 2012 | author: Dan

Learning about Birmingham’s Somali co...

Birmingham’s SIFA Fireside is hosting the Somali Development Group and a one day course on cultural awareness on 22...

Learning about Birmingham’s Somali community with SIFA Fireside and the Somali Development Group
posted on: Jan 30, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Birmingham St. Mary’s Hospice C...

Begin 2012 as you mean to go on with a laugh packed comedy festival, in support of the Birmingham St. Mary’s hospice...

Birmingham St. Mary’s Hospice Comedy Festival (15/02/2012)
posted on: Jan 18, 2012 | author: Shaheen

Now I Eat in Birmingham helping the c...

To many of us, good food is a necessity. We wouldn’t dream of going without, but some people don’t have a...

Now I Eat in Birmingham helping the children of China & India
posted on: Nov 1, 2011 | author: Shaheen

Traffik on the Road in Birmingham

Human trafficking – modern day slavery – is a major global problem. UNICEF estimates that 1.2million children are...

Traffik on the Road in Birmingham
posted on: Oct 12, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Green Gardening Gets Going at Northfi...

With the nights getting longer and the weather making summer but a fond memory, September isn’t the time of year...

Green Gardening Gets Going at Northfield Ecocentre
posted on: Sep 21, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Dive into the NSPCC challenge

Jump head-first into this NSPCC challenge! Feel the heady rush of adrenaline and the invigorating brush of breeze as...

Dive into the NSPCC challenge
posted on: Jul 28, 2011 | author: Shaheen

16,000 hours of volunteering celebrat...

Thursday 7th July saw over 200 students and adult VIP guests attend Envision’s Truth about Youth awards ceremony...

16,000 hours of volunteering celebrated at Youth Awards ceremony
posted on: Jul 27, 2011 | author: Emma

10am Kickoff for Redditch-Gaza Charit...

After similar successful events in 2009 & 2010, Digbeth-based charity Islamic Relief are now organising their...

10am Kickoff for Redditch-Gaza Charity Football Game
posted on: Jun 27, 2011 | author: Dan

The “Food Fighters” tackl...

Concerned about the rising youth obesity levels in the UK, particularly in Birmingham, a group of students from Kings...

The “Food Fighters” tackle unhealthy lifestyles
posted on: Jun 16, 2011 | author: Emma

Local businesses and decision makers ...

The Truth about Youth Awards is an event run by Envision as part of The Cooperative Foundation’s £280,000...

Local businesses and decision makers overwhelmed by nominations for this year’s Truth About Youth Awards
posted on: Jun 3, 2011 | author: Emma

Rock Your Shades for the Teenage Canc...

For some, the teenage years are a whirlwind of socialising, stressing over exams and finding oneself. For others, the...

Rock Your Shades for the Teenage Cancer Trust
posted on: May 9, 2011 | author: Shaheen

brmb Walkathon steps up for Birmingha...

brmb‘s fundraising Walkathon in 2011 has raised a staggering £414,845, most of which is destined for Birmingham...

brmb Walkathon steps up for Birmingham Children’s Hospital
posted on: May 9, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Cadbury College Students Boost Body C...

A group of 16-17 year old students at Cadbury Sixth Form College, Birmingham, decided to tackle girl confidence and...

Cadbury College Students Boost Body Confidence
posted on: May 5, 2011 | author: Emma

Get your running shoes on for Macmill...

Feeling energetic this summer? Want to raise cash for charity? Macmillan cancer care are looking for volunteers (or is...

Get your running shoes on for Macmillan at the Birmingham Black Country Half Marathon
posted on: May 2, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Thriller in the City “Flash Mob...

Warming up for the London 2012 Games, the Birmingham Hippodrome has been organising a series of “flash...

Thriller in the City “Flash Mob” hits Victoria Place, 16-04-2011
posted on: Apr 21, 2011 | author: Dan

Kings Heath students celebrating volu...

Students from the Baverstock School in Kings Heath, Birmingham, celebrated reaching the national finals of a...

Kings Heath students celebrating volunteering award in style
posted on: Mar 23, 2011 | author: Jonathan

The Birmingham Lord Mayor’s Mur...

How do you feel when you give money to charity? Do you feel happy and satisfied? Or do you feel like you are just...

The Birmingham Lord Mayor’s Murder Mystery Night, 17th March
posted on: Mar 17, 2011 | author: DanielOS

Envision: the Ultimate Challenge for ...

This weekend, I had the pleasure of witnessing Envision, the charity set up to challenge the stereotype of...

Envision: the Ultimate Challenge for Birmingham’s young people
posted on: Mar 15, 2011 | author: Rickie

Celebrating the Women of the West Mid...

International Women’s Day (IWD) was celebrated on 8th March with events across the world. Events and campaigns...

Celebrating the Women of the West Midlands on International Women’s Day
posted on: Mar 9, 2011 | author: Jonathan

King’s Speech success gives Bir...

Commercial and critical success has followed the film, The King’s Speech, and West Midlands speech therapy...

King’s Speech success gives Birmingham stammerers hope
posted on: Mar 6, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Birmingham’s shoppers to get a ...

On 12th March, young people are going to take to the streets to persuade Birmingham’s shoppers of the positive...

Birmingham’s shoppers to get a surprise as youths display talents
posted on: Mar 5, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Pressure for Birmingham to make a Gui...

You could contribute to getting Birmingham into The Guinness Book of Records, simply by getting your blood pressure...

Pressure for Birmingham to make a Guinness World Record!
posted on: Feb 22, 2011 | author: DanielOS

National gong for Birmingham social e...

Our Community CIC has been awarded a top national accolade for developing innovative solutions in response to local...

National gong for Birmingham social enterprise, Our Community
posted on: Feb 12, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Macmillan supporters kickoff Blues vs...

As people rested on Sunday 16th January, St Andrew’s Stadium was beaming with energy, with a little help from...

Macmillan supporters kickoff Blues vs Villa match (16th Jan)
posted on: Feb 4, 2011 | author: Faye

The third sector in Birmingham and th...

Multi-billion pound pots of EU funding are available through mechanisms such as the European Social Fund but are West...

The third sector in Birmingham and the West Midlands could be missing out on millions of pounds of European cash!
posted on: Jan 19, 2011 | author: Jonathan

New Year Jobs Fair comes to Balsall H...

If you live anywhere near Balsall Heath and the B12 district of Birmingham, you might be able to find yourself a new...

New Year Jobs Fair comes to Balsall Heath, Birmingham (B12)
posted on: Jan 13, 2011 | author: Dan

FutureChef Charity Fundraiser… ...

FutureChef Fundraising evening – Tuesday 22nd February at Hyatt Regency Birmingham. FutureChef is a programme...

FutureChef Charity Fundraiser… Supporting the Region’s Youth
posted on: Jan 10, 2011 | author: Rickie

Macmillan brings music to my ears (in...

Thursday 15th December 2010 saw the Wagon and Horses pub, Adderly Street Digbeth, play host to the fundraising event...

Macmillan brings music to my ears (in Digbeth)
posted on: Jan 8, 2011 | author: Louise

Fundraising with Christmas cheer for ...

Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice has been caring for patients with diseases like cancer and MS from their base in Selly...

Fundraising with Christmas cheer for Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice
posted on: Dec 20, 2010 | author: Olu

Doughnuts, Henna and an Air Ambulance...

What d’ya know? Another autumn week, another week of dreary days, kitting out the scarves and gloves. But the...

Doughnuts, Henna and an Air Ambulance at Five Ways
posted on: Dec 14, 2010 | author: Faye

When not just the tree is green in Bi...

Northfield Eco-Centre held a Christmas Fayre at its Church Road base on Saturday 4th December. The event showcased...

When not just the tree is green in Birmingham this Christmas…
posted on: Dec 8, 2010 | author: Jonathan

Christmas carols help refugees in Bir...

Restore, a Birmingham charity working with asylum seekers, is holding its annual Christmas carol bash on Saturday 4th...

Christmas carols help refugees in Birmingham find their voice
posted on: Dec 3, 2010 | author: Jonathan

Co-Working with Jelly in Birmingham’s...

Jelly is an event intended for solo workers to come together and chat, work and even make new contacts. It costs...

Co-Working with Jelly in Birmingham’s Urban Coffee Co.
posted on: Oct 25, 2010 | author: Rickie

Jam with Oxfam @ OxjamBrum

Throughout the month of October 2010, Oxfam are holding a series of music festivals all over the UK to raise money for...

Jam with Oxfam @ OxjamBrum
posted on: Oct 20, 2010 | author: Olu

15,000 runners in Birmingham Half Mar...

The Birmingham Half-Marathon is due to hit the streets later this month. In a letter from Birmingham City Council, Jim...

15,000 runners in Birmingham Half Marathon
posted on: Oct 6, 2010 | author: Dan

Pope Benedict visits Brum to respirit...

The Pope has been in the UK lately, on a mild-mannered, popstar-style tour of our cities to bring some kind of revival...

Pope Benedict visits Brum to respirit local Catholicism
posted on: Sep 24, 2010 | author: Dan

Free leadership course by BVSC in Bir...

“Governance, Enterprise and Leadership Training” is the free 3-part course being organised by Birmingham...

Free leadership course by BVSC in Birmingham this October
posted on: Sep 15, 2010 | author: Dan

MinuteBox is Judges’ Choice in London...

Launch48 are a team of entrepreneurial techies, based in London and with a branch in Birmingham too. They’re...

MinuteBox is Judges’ Choice in London Launch48 Showcase
posted on: Sep 12, 2010 | author: Shanice

Media Trust brings volunteer “speedma...

The Media Trust has been matching charities with volunteers in the media industry for years. They promote their...

Media Trust brings volunteer “speedmatching” to Birmingham
posted on: Aug 21, 2010 | author: Dan

BWDP launches local charity news port...

Birmingham Web Development Partnership has been modestly making websites since 2005, but nobody really expected them...

BWDP launches local charity news portal online
posted on: Aug 20, 2010 | author: Shanice