New scheme to harness vital contribution of Kent’s amazing volunteers

An enthusiastic army of dedicated volunteers mobilised across Kent during the pandemic to help their local communities. Generously giving their time and skills to aid others, they provided vital assistance to the vulnerable, elderly and self-isolating, supporting frontline health services. Now Kent County Council (KCC) is launching a £170,000 grant-funded pilot initiative, in partnership with…

Organisations come together to connect and share ideas

Voluntary and community groups joined the public and private sector from across the county to learn more about each other and find opportunities to connect and share ideas. Held at Maidstone United’s Gallagher Stadium, about 100 people attended the networking event following a surge of interest in groups getting together to share ideas and skills.…