Latest Round of Shed funding opens

The Royal Voluntary Service funded by the Asda Foundation have today announced the opening of the Sheds Grant fund for applications to help support the set up of new Shed projects.

If you are Shed group run by volunteers who could use a grant of between £250-£1,000 then why not apply. Applications can be for

  • Tools and equipment
  • Building renovation costs – eg roofing/flooring materials
  • Revenue costs – eg rent/insurance contributions
  • Promotional materials

Round 3 of the grant programme opens on Monday 17th July and closes on Sunday 24th September.

For more information visit
https://www.royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk/volunteer/volunteers-leading-the-way/sheds 

West Essex Sheds receive training from college

Shedders from West Essex recently visited Chelmsford College to undertake Health and Safety training on the use of Power tools.

The training took place in the June half term break coinciding with Volunteers Week,

Read more about the training and the experience of the Shedders on the Chelmsford College Website