VOLUNTARY ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR – OUR FINALISTS
Before you cast your PEOPLE’S VOTE
… you can find out about each of the candidates below!
You can also download a People’s Vote ballot form that will let you gather signatures from supporters of your chosen. Don’t forget to return this to us by Monday 24 October at 12 noon to ensure your votes are included! Please see ballot form for details.
The finalists are:
BRANCHTON COMMUNITY CENTRE
Branchton Community Centre is a charitable organisation, established in 1999. Its purpose is to provide social, leisure and educational services to the people in the Branchton area and beyond.
Find out more at: www.branchton.org.uk
Established in 1991, Enterprise Childcare provides a mobile crèche to support community learning opportunities – it is the largest charitable childcare provider in Inverclyde.
Find out more at: www.enterprisechildcare.co.uk
FUTURE SKILLS INVERCLYDE
Future Skills was introduced in 2014 to target local people’s financial and digital resilience to mitigate the impact of welfare reform. The project aims to address issues relating to financial literacy, digital inclusion and social isolation.
Find out more at: www.futureskillsinverclyde.com
INVERCLYDE TOURIST GROUP
ITG is an enthusiastic group of 55 volunteers who promote Inverclyde as a tourist destination, contributing to the regeneration of the local economy and offering visitors the experience to learn about the area. They encourage local people to learn and share their knowledge of Inverclyde’s history, heritage and environment.
Find out more at: www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk
MIND MOSAIC COUNSELLING & THERAPY
This local charity was established in 2012 by a group of professional therapists who identified a need for high quality counselling and psychotherapy services in Inverclyde. Its therapeutic interventions include 1-2-1 counselling, psycho-educational groups and play therapy for young people aged three to 19.
Find out more at: http://www.mindmosaic.co.uk
Thanks to our Reach for the Stars 2016 category partners, the Oak Mall Shopping Centre, Peel Ports – Clydeport, Inverclyde HSCP, River Clyde Homes, Millions Sweets and Trust Volunteering ... and other awards supporters Cardwell Garden Centre, Funworld Leisure Ltd, Greenock Morton Community Trust, Inverclyde Life and InverLotto!