Welcome to the Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester website

VAAC aims to provide information and news to local voluntary and community groups in the Arun and Chichester districts.

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We are a local organisation that promotes and supports voluntary and community groups in the Arun and Chichester districts.
We help the voluntary sector to develop by supporting existing groups as they grow.
We provide advice and training for new groups as they are set up.
We aim to ensure that the voice of the local voluntary and community sector is heard.

We are Core Funded by

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The Future of the Fundraising Hub

HELP US TO HELP YOU

Dear members & colleagues,

For the last 3 years we have run the Fundraising Hub project, supporting local voluntary organisations to raise funds for their organisation. The model has been very successful, raising over £1,033,000 for local organisations since its inception.

We need to change the model, as we do not have the funding available to sustain it.
This is where we need your help. Continue reading

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Enable Me

EM Volunteers Day 4Littlehampton-based charity, Enable Me, held a Volunteers ‘Thank You’ Day last Friday (6th June) at Southfields Jubilee Centre.

Enable Me works to raise disability awareness within the local community, particularly in schools and workplaces, and provides a Youth Club in Littlehampton at The Flintstone Centre as well as Animation Clubs and Sports Clubs for disabled children and young people across West Sussex.

Held as part of the 30th anniversary of national Volunteers Week, this enjoyable day celebrated the amazing contribution and hard work of the Charity’s volunteers over the past year. As well as a fun quiz and a presentation highlighting the volunteer team’s achievements in making Enable Me’s work so successful, a special lunch was also provided. Continue reading

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