Building a vibrant voluntary sector in Wakefield District

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Nova Learning and Networking - Lloyds Bank Foundation
This learning and networking session will provide attendees with information on current Lloyds Bank Foundation funding programmes. Read more
Wakefield District Third Sector Community Safety 'Big Conversation'
The Wakefield District Third Sector Community Safety 'Big Conversation' is taking place on 20 March 2019 at Theatre Royal’s Centre for Creativity. Read more
#CANCon19
Wakefield Community Anchor Network (CAN) conference is taking place on 12 March 2019. Read more
Nova Learning and Networking - Basic Social Media for Small Organisations
This session will look at various different social media platforms your organisation can use to keep people updated. Read more
Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund - Round 4 schemes funded
Here are the schemes which the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund has awarded funds to in Round 4. The fund is funded by Wakefield Council. Funding is allocated via the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Panel, which involves colleagues from Nova, Wakefield Council and SWYPFT. Read more

Welcome to Nova

Nova Wakefield District is the support agency for voluntary and community organisations in Wakefield District.

When you become a member of Nova you can:

  • Have 4 hours of free one to one organisational development support every year, plus a facilitated Nova ASSIST session
  • Unlimited use of Nova ASSIST
  • Access to free training, events and resources
  • Be notified of upcoming funding and contract opportunities
  • Meet and connect with other Nova Members
  • Receive the monthly Nova e-bulletin
  • Promote job advertisements on the Nova website and e-bulletin for free
  • Gain specialist support from Nova Partners
  • Have access to high quality consultancy at competitive rates
  • Vote at the Nova AGM - you can nominate or stand as a Trustee

We work closely with our Nova Partners who are: Young Lives Consortium, West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS), Pay & Employment Rights Service (PERS) and the Community Foundation for Wakefield District. The Partners provide specialist support, including financial management, HR advice, access to small grants and safeguarding.

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Join PIP to Collaborate with the University of Leeds  - 18th Feb 2019

The University of Leeds is seeking new voluntary and community sector partners to join their Positive… Read more...

We’re proud to be ‘Looking out for our Neighbours’  - 15th Feb 2019

We are excited to announce that we are supporting a brand new community campaign from West Yorkshire… Read more...

Nova's Living Wage Anniversary  - 23rd Jan 2019

A year has passed since we last confirmed our commitment to the Living Wage movement. Read more...

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See the events calendar
WDH Funding Fair  - 20th March

WDH is hosting a Funding Fair at WDH Navigation House on 20 March 2019. Read more...

Nova Learning and Networking - Lloyds Bank Foundation  - 7th March

This learning and networking session will provide attendees with information on current Lloyds Bank Foundation… Read more...

Access All Areas  - 13th March

This is an exciting free event delivered in partnership with Go Higher West Yorkshire (NCOP), Backstage… Read more...

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Membership

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