What to expect
As a Volunteer Grant Assessor, you’ll have a direct hand in shaping the future of Bolton’s community. Your decisions on grant allocations will support vital local projects and initiatives, offering a tangible way to contribute positively to society.
This role provides a unique opportunity to develop crucial skills such as critical thinking, decision-making, and effective communication. These are invaluable in any career path, providing a solid foundation for your professional journey. By reviewing various grant applications, you’ll gain a deeper insight into the needs and challenges faced by your local community. This awareness is crucial for work in community development, social action, and public service.
Being part of the Bolton CVS network allows you to meet and collaborate with a diverse group of people. These networks can be instrumental in your personal and professional growth, expanding your horizons and opening doors to new possibilities.
No experience in grant assessing is needed, as lots of training is provided. This equips you with the knowledge and confidence to effectively review and score applications, ensuring a high standard of grant allocation.
You’ll spend 2-3 hours per month reading applications, scoring them and taking part in discussions with fellow panel members.
STEP INTO THE HEART OF YOUR COMMUNITY AND UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL AS A VOLUNTEER GRANT ASSESSOR.
Who are Bolton CVS?
Bolton CVS (Community and Voluntary Services) is a charity focused on strengthening the local voluntary and community sector. They support community groups and charities with grant administration, training, and advocacy, ensuring impactful contributions to the Bolton community.
What is a Volunteer Grant Assessor?
A Volunteer Grant Assessor helps decide where community funding goes. You’ll check out grant applications, score them, and have a say in which projects get the green light. It’s a cool way to have a real impact in your community, make fair choices, and see amazing ideas come to life!
As a Grant Assessor, you play a pivotal role in shaping our community’s future. No prior experience? No worries! We provide comprehensive training to get you up to speed.
Are you excited to contribute to the growth of Bolton’s community and develop invaluable skills?
Register you details below and we’ll get back to you with the next steps.