Culture Central to receive £525K in funding to support community volunteering opportunities through UK Government investment - Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council

by James Clarke
1 month ago
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WVSC are very happy to play a part in helping to bring this great project to Wolverhampton and the Black Country:

  • Culture Central is among over 160 organisations across arts, culture, sport, civil society, youth, and heritage sectors to benefit from the £4.6 million Volunteering Futures Fund
  • Funding set to increase volunteering opportunities for young people, and people who experience barriers to accessing volunteering, over next two years

Over 160 community organisations, including Culture Central, are set to support 7,800 new volunteering opportunities over the next two years, as the Government has confirmed the beneficiaries of a £4.6 million fund that will level up access to the benefits of volunteering across the country.

Culture Central in the West Midlands has been awarded £525,000 by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports, delivered by Arts Council England.

Culture Central, in partnership with Birmingham Museums Trust, Creative Black Country, Stoke Creates and Open Theatre will work together to deliver a regional and place-based, volunteering and development programme.

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