North East Lincolnshire Council

Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight

Welcome to Community Spotlight. A place to shine a light on the fantastic community groups out there and the work you do.

Community Spotlight gives you a place to access information about organisations who may be able to support you with advice or guidance. Additionally you can get advice about how to put on a safe public event.

Explore Community Spotlight

Have a look at the various tabs below to get a feel for the information at hand and how Community Spotlight might benefit your group.

The ‘In the Spotlight’ section will regularly feature local, community focussed groups. It gives your group the opportunity to shout about the great work you do and maybe even seek some community support.

Getting to know you

We hope to get a chance to meet and chat with you through the coming months and help build strong connections between us all. Thank you so much for all your continued work within our community and please enjoy your time in the Spotlight.

We look forward to hearing and seeing all that you are doing around North East Lincolnshire. If you want to get in touch email Ross on CommunitySpotlight@nelincs.gov.uk.


About the #Spotlight

Would you like your moment in the Spotlight? Let us know if you:

  • have community events coming up and you wish to add them to our events calendar
  • have amazing pictures from your community events that you would love to showcase on here
  • want to put your group forward to be one of the featured groups on the ‘In the Spotlight’ voxpop video
  • want us to visit your group for a chat to show us who you are and what you do

Please note if you send us any pictures of the public at your events you will need to confirm that you have permission to use these images.

To get in touch about any of this please email Ross on CommunitySpotlight@nelincs.gov.uk. We look forward to hearing from you.


We would like…

If you are planning any public events, including litter picks, beach cleans, etc. this link is for you. It gives you advice and guidance that is important for any person, group or organisation looking to put on an event in North East Lincolnshire.

Go to our Organising an event page.

Sector Support

Sector Support offer a range of help and advice on issues like funding, governance, safeguarding and volunteering as well as training courses and events. They can support anyone working in the voluntary and community sector, including social enterprises, from start-ups and small groups to large charities and its all free!

TakePartNEL

TakePartNEL is North East Lincolnshire Councils volunteering group which looks to support local projects, organisations, groups and events through promoting voluntary roles and posts to our collection of local people who have shown in interest in volunteering locally.

VCSE Alliance

Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Alliance

The North East Lincolnshire Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Alliance was founded by local VCSE organisations to support the growth and sustainability of the VCSE sector in North East Lincolnshire. From supporting organisations in finding volunteers to promoting an ethos of collaborative working, bringing together local communities to effect change as well as sharing information throughout the VCSE network.

VANEL

VANEL

Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire (VANEL) develops, promotes, informs and supports the local voluntary, not-for-profit and charitable sector.

Local and national funding support

Funding is so important to you and the work you do. So being able to find the right funding opportunities can make a massive difference.

To see what funding opportunities are available go to the Sector Support and North Bank Forum websites:

If you require advice on funding bids, Sector Support can help.