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Posted: 23 Oct 2019
CDARS is based in Wimbledon Chase, right across the road from Wimbledon Chase train station.  Also with bus stop right outside the premises. On-site parking is available. CDARS provide comfortable and spacious rooms to hire for: Training Meetings Groups Office space Facilities Tea and Coffee Refreshments Broadband Connection and Wi-FI Screen Flipchart Meeting Rooms Group rooms Office space Disability access Capacity (people) 12 per room Price £80 full day, £40 half day, £40... read more
Posted: 23 Oct 2019
  The London Community Foundation have exciting new awards programme for organisations and young people in London.    We have partnered with the Citi Foundation to deliver the 2020 London Impact Awards: Powering Youth!    The aim of these awards is to highlight the positive impact of charitable organisations, groups and individuals that are working to tackle youth violence across the city, and provide a positive future for children and young people who are at risk of violence.    There are... read more
Posted: 23 Oct 2019
Dear All,   Tickets are now available for the Christmas Dinner on Saturday 30th November. As a reminder, the early booker price is £50 which holds until 31st October and £55 from 1st November.  For online booking click here Mayor's Charity Events.   Saturday 30th November Mayor’s Christmas Dinner From 7.00pm The Wimbledon Club, Church Road, Wimbledon SW19 5AG   Welcome fizz Three-course meal (alternative options available) (Please contact the office for menu options) Half bottle wine,... read more
Posted: 23 Oct 2019
stem4, the Award-winning Wimbledon charity, aimed specifically at supporting teenage mental health, delivered a well-received and successful Multi-Student Conference with four schools from Surrey.  The Conference was funded by a Grant from the Community Foundation for Surrey.   The schools that attended the Conference Howard of Effingham Therfield School Leatherhead St Teresa’s Effingham Thomas Knyvet Ashford   Amanda Collyer, Howard Effingham’s wellbeing ambassador said 'the Conference aimed... read more
Posted: 23 Oct 2019
Merton Pop-up Innovation Lab 21st to 22nd November 2019 Venue tbc   What is a Pop-up Innovation Lab? We are piloting a two-year programme of pop-up social innovation labs, supporting residents, staff and other local stakeholders to find solutions to issues faced by older people living in our communities.   A lab is a two-day event where participants will be trained to think creatively about solutions to the challenges identified – finding innovative solutions to experiment with and bring to... read more

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