MDCVS Shortlisted for national partnership award

20 March 2019

Maldon and District CVS were this week shortlisted for an award in the inaugural NAVCA awards recognising the contribution of voluntary sector infrastructure across the country.

The nomination which was received in the Collaboration and Partnership category was in recognition of the strong partnership work that had taken place with our partners CVS Uttlesford to set up the Essex Shed Network partnership and attract three year funding from the National Lottery for the development of Men in Shed projects and expansion of the projects reach.

MDCVS Director Sarah Troop said “I’m immensely proud that Maldon and District CVS and CVS Uttlesford were shortlisted in this category. The fellow nominees are all so impressive so to be recognised alongside them is a great achievement for our small teams”

MDCVS Chair Sara Kettely said ” I’m very proud to be chair of the Trustees at Maldon and District CVS working to support an amazing team headed by Sarah Troop, brilliant to be part of the collaboration with our collegaues at CVS Uttlesford”

CVSU Chief Exec Clive Emmett said  “I was extremely pleased to have been shortlisted for these new NAVCA awards and count ourselves privilaged to reach the point we did in the process considering the strong field. I am also very pleased that it was in partnership with our colleagues at Maldon CVS, an organisation we find it very easy to work with collaboratively.”

Read more about the awards, winners and other shortlisted organisations here