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CVA e-updates are currently focusing on keeping you up to date with local news/initiatives as well as bringing you information, funding, and resources to help you through the Covid-19 outbreak.  We are endeavouring to send out 2 newsletters a week during this time.

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Recent CVA Updates: 

CVA Newsletter No. 71 (26.11.21)

CVA Newsletter No. 70 (17.11.21)

November Funding Newsletter (09.11.21)

CVA Newsletter No. 69 (05.11.21)

Volunteer Centre Newsletter (05.11.21)

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Recent news items

Expressions of interest by 13 December 2021

Expressions of interest to the above fund close at midday on 7 December 2021

The Sustainable Thornton Heath group has secured funding from the National Lottery to establish a monthly pop-up ‘Sustainable Living Hub’ starting in the Spring for a whole year.

The Platinum Jubilee celebrates 70 years of Her Majesty The Queen’s reign and to mark this occasion, The National Lottery Community Fund will fund 70 projects across the UK.

As winter days approach sit back and relax by watching a roaring log fire on YouTube and help raise funds for Shelter at no cost to yourself.

Learn new skills, reach more customers and boost your profits

Why not take advantage of our Christmas Wrap Service and take your presents home all wrapped up? 

Please support our Croydon at Christmas appeal

Do you have the skills to help a young person as a crucial time in their life?

Artist Michelle Baharier brings lockdown to life at her solo exhibition at Sprout Arts, 74 Moyser Rd, London SW16 6SQ - in the Furzedown area