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What’s New for 2012

G2G Communities New for 2012

Welcome to 2012 and what a year we’ve got in store, we’ve achieved so much in 2011. Courses on offer in 2012.. we’re working towards getting all the courses currently on offer on to the website, keep an eye on the courses page for courses we’ll be running soon. Congratulations to Alan, John, Neil, Polly, Sheila & Theresa, our accredited …

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G2G Communities CIC – Happy Birthday

G2G Communities About Us

Since starting in September 2010 it has been an extremely busy year for G2G Communities CIC, these are just some of the things we have been up to: Given away £4500 worth of free courses and training (this will double by June 2012) Contributed over 1200 volunteer hours to the local community (equivalent to £8400) Been voted the best social …

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Over 1200 volunteer hours and still counting

Over 1200 volunteer hours and still counting

During the past twelve months staff and volunteers at G2G Communities CIC have given over 1200 hrs of their own time to community based projects and individuals, that equates to over £8400 already invested by G2G Communities CIC in making a difference in Denbighshire. G2G Communities have helped over 160 people to improve their employability skills by delivering four WCVA Gateway projects, learndirect courses, Open College Credits, BBC …

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A new unit and more courses prove popular

Emily Project Bus

With G2G Communities CIC popularity ever increasing it is growing from strength to strength. G2G recently opened an additional learning centre to meet the needs of its learners and provide additional resources to undertake the British Computer Society ECDL testing and exciting range of courses they have on offer. In the last few weeks G2G Communities CIC delivered a number …

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Communities First Trust Fund Award

G2G Communities CIC has been awarded funding by the Communities First Trust Fund and is using this money to stimulate community engagement and encourage people back into the workplace by: developing social, interpersonal and essential skills by encouraging participants to organise ‘road shows’ using the South West Rhyl Communities First ‘Information Bus’; increasing the level of self-confidence and motivation using practical environmental …

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Technology in Prisons

Dr William Lockitt receives Winston Churchill Silver Medallion

Dr Bill Lockitt, one of the founders of G2G Communities CIC, has recently completed a 2010 Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship investigating the use of ‘Technology in Prisions’ In Norway, Germany and Sweden. The report is available from: www.technologyinprisons.org/publications More information can be found on: www.technologyinprisons.org Kathy Seddon [Chair of Welsh Association, Churchill Fellows] said: ‘I would like to offer ‘heartiest congratulations’, …

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Engagement Gateway Project

ESF Welsh Assemby Government

Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council in partnership with G2G Communities has been awarded funding for one of the Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) Gateway Projects. The project started on the 1 April 2011 and will last until July 2012. The Engagement Gateway Project project will remove barriers to participation for men/women returners, single parents, care workers, people aged 50+ seeking …

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Oak Tree Childrens Centre and G2G Training

Oak Tree and G2G Training

G2G Communities CIC Is pleased to support the Oak Tree Children’s Centre, Rhyl in its efforts to help 70 young unemployed people find work. For more information regarding the wonderful work of the Oak Tree Centre go to: Rhyl childcare centre to help 70 find work G2G Communities is providing the following training: Confidence building CV writing and application form …

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Social Enterprise Awards Wales 2011

Wales Co-Operative Centre

G2G Communities CIC support the Social Enterprise Awards Wales 2011 The Wales Co-operative Centre is delighted to announce the organisations that will jointly sponsor the Social Enterprise Awards Wales 2011. Chartered Accountants Bevan & Buckland will sponsor the awards’ Social Enterprise Leader of the Year category, The Co-operative Group has been confirmed as the backer for the Young Person’s Social Enterprise of the Yearaward, …

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BBC First Click Campaign

BBC First Click

People across North Wales are being helped to get online as part of the BBC Campaign, BBC First Click. Featuring adverts on the television, designed to help those not online to call an advice line (08000 150 950) and book themselves on a beginners’ computer course. Nearly 18 per cent of adults (more than nine million people) have never been …

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