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1000 Lives Network event 26th September 2016

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Join volunteers and community groups from across Stoke on Trent to share experience and support for social action. The September 2016 Network event will be at Bentilee Volunteers, The Pavilion, Bentilee Park, Ubberley Road, Bentilee, Stoke on Trent, ST2 0QS Help Bentilee volunteers with hands on activities, enjoy a free lunch, get information and Network. The event is Free. Please book. [...]

1000 Lives Annual Report 2015-16

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Between April 2012 March 2016 the 1000 Lives Network grew to have over 1500 friends. Click this link to download the 1000 lives Summary Report 2012-16.  

1000 Lives on film 2015 – made by us!

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In March 2015 we held a Network event which was all about evaluation. Network Friends learned how to use movie cameras, still cameras and audio recorders to collect people’s comments. We also created “tweets” of no more than 140 characters to summarise what 1000 lives means to us. This film of the day was put [...]

Volunteering and Adult Learning – we celebrated!

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We had a joyous and educational event on the 7th June when we celebrated Volunteers Week and the Festival of Learning 2016 on the 7th June Nine different workshops, lots of stalls, lunch, and presentation of Certificates. Feedback from the event showed that people loved the range of topics in the workshops, the food was excellent, [...]

New contacts, information and ideas in Newcastle

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We had a busy and interesting time at our first 1000 Lives Network event in Newcastle under Lyme on the 23rd March 2016. Thirty one people mixed, talked, shared information and ideas and enjoyed a hot lunch from Howard Jones. We started with an activity – we each chose a picture which represents what Community [...]

Volunteers Week and Adult Learning Festival event

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Join us on the 7th June 2016 for a Network event with a difference. What? Training and information -  In the morning we will have a choice of 45 minute workshops on social action and wellbeing topics. You can choose 3 from the list: Emotional Freedom Training Cancer Awareness Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Library Services [...]

Community Matched Fund for projects led by young people

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The Network has a small pot of money to award as matched funding to community based groups or organisations for a NEW project which involves young people in the planning and delivery of activities. We have £1250 to give away. We hope to give £250 to five Stoke on Trent based projects which focus specifically [...]

Network event 23rd February 2016 in Stoke

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Join the 1000 LIVES NETWORK EVENT on Tuesday 23rd February 2016 from 10am to 1pm (free lunch) at Stoke Baptist Centre, Foden Street, Stoke, ST4 4BU   If you would like a place, please complete the form and email it back to us by Wednesday 17th February. Network Event Feb 2016 SBC booking form click [...]

Networking in Newcastle!

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We are delighted to announce that Newcastle Borough Council has provided funding for 1000 Lives to put on events and activities in the area. Here are details of our first network event in Newcastle.   Tuesday 22nd March 11am – 2pm St Giles Church Hall Seabridge Road, Newcastle ST5 2HS   If you live or [...]

Wonderful celebration of volunteers week 2015

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1-7 June 2015 was Volunteers Week. Our Network event on the 2nd June started with hands-on volunteering at Swan Bank Church and Root n Fruitallotment in Middleport. After lunch we showed our new 1000 Lives film for the first time. We had presentations from Louise Webster at the University Hospitals of the North Midlands and [...]