VS6 Comms Meeting November 2019

The recent meeting of the VS6 partners was attended by VCFSE sector representatives from across the Liverpool City Region, including Sefton CVS, Halton & St Helens VCA, Community Action Wirral and Merseyside Youth Association.

At the meeting, Christian Stannard, Relationship Manager at Social Investment Business introduced the Liverpool City Region Impact Fund (LCRIF) which provides repayable finance to charities and social enterprises in the Liverpool City Region to help them to increase their economic and social impact.  The Fund has over £600,000 in total to invest by 2021.

Also at the meeting, individual members of the partnership provided updates on recent & upcoming events where they represent VS6, including a Power to Change Event on the Wirral; VS6’s first Housing Assembly, and the Global Social Economy Forum.

Finally, it was also agreed that VS6 would host several events in 2020 in the run-up to the Mayoral election, including an Assembly event in the New Year for the Sector to consider what might be included in a new manifesto and a Mayoral Hustings event in March/April.

For More Information About VS6 and previous meetings, please click the link below:

https://www.haltonsthelensvca.org.uk/vs6-working-together-build-stronger-liverpool-city-region

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