Radio Essence is an internet radio station that started broadcasting earlier this year. “It has been set up by the owners of Community Essence, based on Castle Street in Edgeley, with the support of CSIN (Community Social Inclusion Network) who are based in Salford”, writes Mark Critchley of the Project […]

Community Essence Internet Radio Training Course

Stockport Hydro Ltd, a community own scheme, has been generating has been generating renewable energy power on the River Goyt since October 2012. £2,000 is available from their Environmental Challenge Fund for up to 10 projects which are of an environmental, community or co-operative nature and take place within the […]

Stockport Hydro Ltd Environmental Challenge 2018

Give2Gain is running a series of Social Accounting Masterclasses with Stockport Council. “This is the first in a series of three workshops”, writes Dr Lynn Sbaih, Director of Give2Gain CIC. “If you are completely new to social accounting, or need to brush up on some of the key principles, these […]

Give2Gain Social Accounting Masterclass Series

The SAVY Bulletin December 2017 is out now. Inside this issue: Co-op Community Fund: Thanks for nominating SAVY AVIVA Community Fund: Thanks for voting for SAVY Vicky’s End of year message Stockport Young REPS Social Mobility Foundation Programme Launches AutiSK Sanya Visits Give2Gain Christmas Connect Friday Volunteering Opportunity: Action for […]

SAVY December Newsletter Is Out Now

Thanks to everyone who chose SAVY as their local cause in the Co-op Local Community Fund. The total funds raised by Co-op Members for Stockport Action for Voluntary Youth is £5818.42. Staff from SAVY will be attending a presentation at their local Hall Street Co-op Store on Saturday 25th November where they will […]

Co-op Local Community Fund: Thanks from all at SAVY

Stockport Homes has produced a short video entitled Young People Matter. The video highlights Stockport Homes’ partnership with SAVY delivering summer activities and youth work provision in Brinnington. Helen Alderson, Customer and Community Engagement Team Leader at Stockport Homes, and Vicky Bloomfield, Manager at SAVY, will be presenting the video […]

Young People Matter: Partnership working with Stockport Homes