Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action...
The Third Sector - comprising community groups, voluntary organisations, charities, social enterprises, co-operatives and individual volunteers - has an important role in helping the Scottish Government achieve its purpose of creating a more successful country with opportunities for all to flourish, through achieving sustainable economic growth
Have a read of the new look May AVA newsletter.
New blog now live! If you're an AVA Member, pop over to the membership area to read our latest blog post on Maud Village Trust's development of the Old Mart in Maud and Strichen Community Park Group's development of Strichen Community Park and Lodge. Well worth a read.
New August - November 2016 AVA Training calendar open for bookings now. See what's available here.
AVA Awards during Volunteer week (1st - 12th June) for Marr area Do you have volunteers within your organisation/group who could be recognised with an AVA Award for their contribution of 5 10, 15 or 20 years. If so, get in touch with our Development Officer, Aileen Longino at: Aileen.Longino@avashire.org.uk or call 01330 825027 to find out more about how to recognise their achievements.
"Those who can do. Those who can do more, volunteer."
AVA Wellbeing Fund 2016/17 The first round of applications is now closed. The second round deadline is 30th November. Find out more and download guidelines, application forms etc. here.
Free AVA Membership
Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action recently launched our membership scheme so we can support, connect and represent voluntary and community organisations across Aberdeenshire. Visit our membership page to see the benefits of becoming an AVA member. Membership is FREE. You will find our membership form in the membership page of this site or you can request a copy from any of our offices or staff. In the meantime, if you have any queries or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.