FUNDING: Provision of Volunteer Support Services

Description Procurement opportunity to deliver a project aimed at providing support for volunteering in Kirklees.


Contract Value:
£ 60,000
1 Year to 2 Years

Value Notes

The value of the contract is £60,000.

Duration Notes

The duration of the contract is one year.

Further Information

Kirklees Council is inviting applications to operate a project entitled Supporting Volunteering in Kirklees.

The Council is seeking to appoint to appoint a single provider to deliver support to volunteering in Kirklees using an approach based on co-production that seeks to improve well being of all residents in Kirklees.

The project will form part of a longer term vision for Kirklees that will seek to:

  • Maximise existing community assets and unlock citizen resources.
  • Support existing social networks.
  • Build community capacity.

The service will assist in the following:

  • Improving both access to volunteering for citizens.
  • Further development of good practice for volunteering organisations seeking to recruit and retain volunteers from all walks of life.

Bid Process

Applicants must register with the SCMS Procurement System website (opens in a new window) for further information.

The deadline for the submission of responses is 12 noon on 11 July 2011.

Addresses and contacts

For further information on how to obtain this funding opportunity locally, please contact the following:

Contact details:
Warren Ellis Kirklees Council
Kirklees Council
Civic Centre
1 High Street
01484 414982