Entries by Nick

ENCS Appoint New Operations Manager

ENCS are delighted to announce the appointment of a new operations manager, Jo Burns. Jo Burns joins us from a national children’s education charity, Beanstalk, bringing experience and passion for charity growth and development, with particular knowledge of volunteering. Having grown up and lived in Northamptonshire, she is excited about the new challenge of supporting […]

Community Repaint ‘Painting by Numbers’

ENCS are part of a national scheme called Community Repaint – a network of partners to reuse unwanted paint which would have gone to waste, and redistributes it to benefit individuals, families, communities and charities in need. Here are the stats from 2018…   If you’d like to know more about the scheme, or know […]

Driver required for local Parkinsons Group

Can you help support your local Parkinsons group? Wellingborough groups needs someone to drive the Minibus to collect and return members from their homes when the group meets every second Wednesday of the month.

Community leaders look at how to ‘Love Your School’

Local leaders and representatives from schools, churches and charities came together for the East Northants’ Faith Group Community Leaders’ Lunch to reflect on how to ‘Love Your Local School’. Keynote speaker, Chad Chadwick, a Youth Missioner for the Church of England challenged attendees to think strategically about the way they partner with their local schools and seek to “serve them from the inside-out”. He shared on the scale of change in society over the last 20 years, particularly within the education system, and highlighted the increasing weight of pressure upon the whole school community, including parents, students and teachers.

Police and Crime Plan Consultation

A consultation on the Northamptonshire Police and Crime Plan is taking place until 24th November and proposes a focus on keeping the young safe; community partnerships; protecting people from harm and putting victims at the heart of justice.

FaithAction to host next ENFG Lunch Oct 5th

As part of our ENFG Community Leaders Lunches, FaithAction is coming to Northamptonshire in October to facilitate discussions between faith, voluntary sector and public sector groups on how to engage with your local community – particularly in the area of health and wellbeing. Reserve your place today.