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Sow the City – Your Views Wanted

Thrive has been supporting Sow the City with its plans to develop a community farm in Trafford. Sow the City has developed a short survey to find out about the views of local people (it should take no more than 5 minutes to complete). Please click on the following link to complete the survey http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N7FM689

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June 13, 2013
 

Give and Gain Day

On Friday 17th May Trafford Housing Trust, along with partner businesses took part in projects across Trafford for Give and Gain Day, the national Day of employee volunteering. Approximately 353 business volunteers from THT and partner businesses donated their time on Give and Gain Day in Trafford. This equates to around 2,118 volunteering hours in […]

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June 11, 2013
 

Could you help young people in Broadheath?

Why not join us at the beginning of our exciting new adventure in Broadheath, Altrincham? Young people in the area aged from 6 – 14 years are getting on board for fun and challenge and we’d like to extend the invitation to any adults in the area who think they would like to join in. […]

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June 11, 2013
 

Get Back Into …

Are you a resident of Old Trafford and need support to get back into work, training or volunteering? As part of Volunteer’s Week from 1-7th June Thrive Trafford will be running an event on Friday 7th June, 11am to 4pm at the Old Trafford Community Centre. For more information please click here.

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May 29, 2013
 

Launch of Voluntary Sector Grants!

Thrive is helping to deliver Trafford Councils 2013-14 Voluntary Sector Grants to help distribute £160,000 to community, voluntary and third sector groups who want to deliver projects that will enhance their local communities. There are 4 overarching themes to the grants this year – Adult Health & Lifestyle; Local Economy, Skills and Volunteering; Community Safety […]

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April 9, 2013
 

Community Farm Opening Evening

Thrive has been supporting Sow the City with its plans to develop a community farm in Trafford. The organisation wants to develop acres of land at Urmston Meadows to grow organic fruit and vegetables, where local people can learn about food production and farming. The project is planning an Open Evening on Tuesday 23rd April […]

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April 9, 2013
 

Volunteer Community Project

A Princes Trust Team based with GM Fire and Rescue at Sale have completed a community project at the Altrincham Hub Community Centre. The team of volunteers had just two weeks to transform the courtyard space into a community sensory garden, complete with new planting and creative art work. The team battled all weathers to […]

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April 8, 2013
 

Launch of Training Trafford

Training Trafford was launched on the 21st March 2013. Training Trafford is a partnership of a number of organisations delivering courses for voluntary/ community groups and not-for-profit organisations working in Trafford. The training courses and workshops are designed to meet the needs of Trafford’s third sector, supporting a whole range of organisations. Training Trafford courses […]

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March 27, 2013
 

Thrive Trafford Launch Event a Great Success!

Thrive Trafford would like to say a big thank you to all of those that attended the Launch Event on Thursday 21st March, 5pm to 8pm held at Sale Point. Over 175 people came along to the launch event to find out more about the service, meet the team, network and experience some taster workshop […]

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March 26, 2013
 

£50,000 Available for Community Projects

The People’s Millions has four awards of up to £50,000 on offer in each of the 19 ITV regional news areas across the UK for community projects that improve the lives of people in the local community. It is an annual TV competition run by the Big Lottery Fund and ITV, and will fund a […]

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March 26, 2013