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Engage for Good – Environment & Energy Network Meeting – How Can We Support Environmental Volunteering?


21 November 2023


13:00 – 14:30




BVSC (Birmingham Voluntary Service Council)

Engage for Good Event

The Event

Volunteers are vital to the Environmental sector. However, these volunteers, and the organisations they volunteer with, have specific support needs.

At this Environment and Energy Network meeting, the BVSC will focus on Environmental Volunteering and be joined by:

  • Becky Isaac: Vision for Volunteering Implementation Manager, BVSC. Becky will be sharing about Birmingham’s Vision for Volunteering, what it could mean for you and how you can get involved.
  • Eve Edwards: Pilotlight. Pilotlight, is a charity that creates and manages skilled volunteering programmes that address the challenges charities face and provide them with the expertise and resources they need to thrive. Eve will briefly discuss a recent report looking at the critical needs of environmental organisations and the capacity building programmes that Pilotlight offers to support them.
  • Tom Bostock: Investment Manager, Key Fund. Tom will share details of their Energy Resilience Fund in particular.

You can also expect the usual updates on energy bills, policy, funding, consultations and more.

The Last Meeting:

The last meeting took place on 17 October online. Details of the session, and of previous meetings are available at: https://www.bvsc.org/environment-and-energy-network-resources

Joining the Network:

Membership of the network is FREE and will be facilitated by BVSC. The Network will meet online for 1.5 hours at least once a month.

Click here to register and you will be provided with a link to join.

Please email elizabethg@bvsc.org if you would like further information.

Future Meeting Dates 2023:

December: Tuesday 12, 13:00 – 14:30


Sound good? Register your place.

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