Wakefield Bondholders
Wakefield Bondholders

21st November

Mary Roche, Nova Adviser - Community & Enterprise Development, has written a blog post on attending Wakefield Bondholders events.
Wakefield Business Week 2017
Wakefield Business Week 2017

16th June

From 13 - 16 June it has been Wakefield Business Week. Nova has attended several events throughout the week to network and lobby to raise awareness of our sector, and also promote the benefits for the district of working in partnership with our entrepreneurial members.
In Charities We Trust?
In Charities We Trust?

20th February

Karl Wilding, Public Policy and Volunteering at NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations), was invited by the Association of Chairs to speak about public trust and confidence in charities. Angela Davies from Nova attended the session.
Community Business Leaders Programme - St Catherine's
Community Business Leaders Programme - St Catherine's

3rd February

Jonathan Williams, Project Manager at St Catherine's Church Centre has recently been selected to take part in the Royal Society of Arts Community Business Leaders Programme. Jonathan will be documenting his experiences in our blog, and here he tells us about what's happened so far...
The Responsibilities of Trustees
The Responsibilities of Trustees

15th August, 2016

This month Tim Larden, Managing Director of one of our partners Ladbrook Insurance, has written a blog post on the responsibilities of trustees. 
My Week at Nova!
My Week at Nova!

8th July, 2016

Hi I'm Michael and I'm a student at Horbury Academy in Wakefield. From 4 - 8 of July 2016 I completed my work experience at Nova.
Sector Showcase Event
Sector Showcase Event

3rd June, 2016

On 24 May 2016, Nova held a Sector Showcase Marketplace event at Lightwaves Leisure and Community Centre.
Say hello to Ian!
Say hello to Ian!

13th April, 2016

Ian Cockerill, our Development Advisor has been with us for just over a month now. Here Ian tells you a little more about his role at Nova, as well as some previous work undertaken by himself.
What's Happening in Health and Social Care?
What's Happening in Health and Social Care?

1st February, 2016

On 20 January 2016, Nova ran a ‘What’s Happening in Health and Social Care’ event at St Swithun’s Community Centre, Eastmoor. One topic of conversation on the day was the introduction of vanguard sites.
Say Hello to Natalie!
Say Hello to Natalie!

20th January, 2016

Nova would like to introduce you to Natalie Jones - Communications Lead. Natalie tells us a bit more about herself and her new role.
Reflections on Nova's Building Communities event
Reflections on Nova's Building Communities event

15th December, 2015

'Great event this week - thanks for organising it all'. Just one of the many enthusiastic comments we received after the Building Communities event at St Swithun's on 1st December 2015, which showcased the role of community anchor organisations in local neighbourhoods.
Setting up a befriending service
Setting up a befriending service

11th December, 2015

Wakefield District Sight Aid, a charity supporting local people with sight loss, is launching a befriending service to support its members. In a guest blog Liz Champion, the project coordinator, talks of the highs and lows of setting up the service.
The Nova Big Event
The Nova Big Event

19th October, 2015

Nova had lots of positive feedback and there was a great mix of learning and sharing at the 2015 annual event.
Say Hello to Hannah
Say Hello to Hannah

17th August, 2015

Richmond Fellowship in Wakefield welcomes Hannah Moradi as their Peer Support Coordinator. Hannah tells us a bit about her role.