“Creating Conversations”
CWVA Conference Tues 26 March

A jam packed day to inspire staff, trustees and volunteers, reigniting their passion for delivering better outcomes for all. Attendees will leave filled with ideas and fresh thinking.

Our theme for the day “Creating Conversations”, stems from our commitment to helping community groups, charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises throughout the Cheshire West area continue to thrive, learn and maximise the value of collaboration and working in partnership.


  • Tom Lloyd Goodwin, Centre for Local Economic Strategies
  • Clare Watson, Single Accountable Officer, Cheshire CCGs
  • Ken Perry, Do Well.


  • Charity law update
  • Charity accounts
  • Keeping your data safe
  • Fundraising from scratch
  • Planning projects

Cost: £30 for charities/organisations with paid staff, £10 for additional delegates, £10 per person for trustees/volunteers/volunteer-led groups.  Cost includes lunch.

If you would like to have a stall at the conference, please email enquiries@chesterva.org.uk

Click here to book your place.

We are the charity that helps other charities across Cheshire West.  Our staff have extensive knowledge and skills to help local voluntary and community groups thrive.  We can help with good practice, volunteering, funding and provide links to local business support.

NEW toolkit – Reward and Recognition

We encourage all volunteer involving organisations to recognise the contributions that
volunteers make to their organisation and to the wider community.

This toolkit, devised with support from Cheshire West and Cheshire Council, has top tips and downloads to help you show recognition to your volunteers.  Click on the image for the full version.

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