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MSVA monthly Drop-in Sessions in East Grinstead

Our Drop-in Sessions run between 10am and 12 noon at the Cranston Suite in East Grinstead Town Council’s offices (there is free parking at the venue and we provide refreshments).

This is your chance to meet our Community Development Coordinator, Julia Beckett, who can talk to you about the benefits of MSVA membership, funding opportunities, best practice etc. It is also an opportunity for you to meet and chat to other East Grinstead based groups.

We look forward to seeing you!

Dates of upcoming Drop-in Sessions:

  • Thursday 22nd November 2018
    This session will be attended by:
    - The Big Lottery’s Funding Officer, Claire Webley, who can to talk to you about The Reaching Communities Grant Fund which supports organisations with ideas that enable communities to thrive. If you would like to discuss your project idea with Claire, first check if you are eligible to apply and then book a 15 minute appointment by emailing
    - MSVA’s Volunteering Administrator who can talk to you about promoting your volunteering roles to a wider audience.
  • Thursday 24th January 2019

MSVA Training for 2018/2019

MSVA facilitates training courses to help your charity – all at competitive rates – some as little as £10 for members e.g. bite sized Communications/Social Media Workshop through to full day training in First Aid, Fundraising and Volunteer Management. Also online training in Equality and Diversity, Food Safety and Fire Marshalling. See full details at