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Community solar farm offers £20,000 to RCC fund more

Published: 4th May, 2020

A community-run solar farm near Whitchurch is making available £20,000 from its Community Benefit Fund to help local initiatives offering support during the coronavirus emergency.
 

Keep busy and active with Boccia at Home! more

Published: 24th Apr, 2020

Development Officer Susie Hancock shares how people can stay active at home by playing the Paralympic sport Boccia.
 

Join the 2.6 Challenge to help to save the UK’s charities more

Published: 20th Apr, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on charities, with the cancellation of thousands of events and the loss of billions in fundraising income. In response, the organisers of the biggest mass-participation sports events across the country have come together to...
 

Applications open for Queen's Award for Voluntary Service more

Published: 17th Apr, 2020

The Shropshire Lieutenancy is offering support to anyone in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin interested in nominating a group for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service. The award, often described as "the MBE for volunteer...
 

Appeal launched for Community Resilience Fund more

Published: 25th Mar, 2020

Shropshire RCC has launched an urgent appeal to support community groups across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin affected by the coronavirus outbreak and recent floods.
 

Lord Lieutenant backs flood relief fund for Shropshire groups more

Published: 4th Mar, 2020

The Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire has given her support to a new Shropshire RCC fund which will help community groups impacted by flooding. The Shropshire Flood Relief Fund has been set up by us for groups financially affected -...
 

Funding boost for hearing loss support project more

Published: 25th Feb, 2020

A Shropshire RCC project which helps people struggling with hearing loss has received a funding boost to support its work across Telford and Wrekin. The £1,000 grant has been given by Persimmon Homes West Midlands through its...
 

Charities shown the love at volunteering event more

Published: 18th Feb, 2020

This Valentine’s Day Shropshire RCC played matchmaker to people interested in volunteering and local organisations looking for extra support. We hosted the event – St Volunteers Day - at Palmer’s Café, Shrewsbury, and...