24/06/19 BAME VCS Network Meeting

24/06/19 BAME VCS Network Meeting

On 24th June 2019, BSWN held the latest meeting of the BAME Voluntary and Community Sector Network at the Phoenix Social Enterprise Centre. Approximately 30 VCS organisation representatives attended the event to find out more about our upcoming pilot project and as per the meeting theme, how to improve collaboration and partnership working in the sector.

29/04/19 BAME Voluntary & Community Sector Network Meeting

29/04/19 BAME Voluntary & Community Sector Network Meeting

On Monday 29th April, Black South West Network held its third Voluntary and Community Sector Network meeting to explore the themes of the One City Plan and opportunities for the community to engage with its delivery. With approximately 50 people in the room, attendance vastly increased from the previous encounter, proving that the initiative has sparked big interest and met the desires of numerous VCS representatives in the city.

14/01/19 Black Voluntary Sector Network Meeting

14/01/19 Black Voluntary Sector Network Meeting

Informed by the BAME Voluntary and Community Sector Summer Research findings commissioned by Power to Change, BSWN has been preparing a framework for how to take strategic action to build a better connected, sustainable and resilient BAME VCS Sector in Bristol. On the 14th of January, during the bi-monthly Black VCS network meeting, BSWN presented to a room of 25 people representing major African/Caribbean and Asian heritage organisations in the city a proposal for an 18-month programme to improve connectivity, sustainability and resilience.