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The BIG Bolton Market Place of Groups Event from 12.00 Noon to 1.30pm on Thursday 1st October at The Platinum Suite, The Macron Stadium will feature information stalls from over 40 local voluntary, community and social enterprise groups, featuring tiny self help groups through to large local charities.  The Mayor of Bolton, Carole Swarbrick, will be visiting all the stallholders and we really Members of the general  public and private sector as well as local Bolton voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise groups are all invited.

A full list of the stall holders is shown below.

There will also be a raffle to raise funds for the £100 Grant Challenge 2015 with prizes kindly donated by the Bolton Octagon Theatre and Pizza Express. All proceeds from the raffle will be kindly matched by Barclays Bank in Bolton.

A light buffet and refreshments will be available

Straight after that the 25th Annual General Meeting of Bolton CVS will begin at 1.30pm and a special guest speaker this year will be Cllr Cliff Morris, Leader of Bolton Council.

They will also be welcoming the new Chief Officer of Bolton CVS, Darren Knight,

Please can you confirm your attendance to Jackie Gildert, tel. 546010 or email Jackie@boltoncvs.org.uk by Friday 25th September.

The voluntary and community groups who are putting on information stalls in the BIG Bolton Market Place of Groups Event include the following: (in alphabetical order):

  • African Community Association of Bolton
  • Age UK Bolton
  • Asian Elders Resource Centre
  • Birtenshaw
  • Bolton Carers Support
  • Bolton Christian Community Cohesion
  • Bolton Council of Mosques
  • Bolton FM
  • Bolton Hindu Forum
  • Bolton Interfaith Council
  • Bolton Lads & Girls Club
  • Bolton Mutual Aid Centre
  • Bolton Neuro Voices
  • Bolton Samaritans
  • Bolton Smart Enterprise CIC
  • Bolton Solidarity Community Association
  • Bolton U3A
  • Bolton Under Fives Forum
  • Bolton Wanderers Community Trust
  • Bolton West Stroke Group
  • Bolton YMCA
  • Caribbean Elders Association
  • Club Imag1ne
  • Fortalice Ltd
  • Healthwatch Bolton
  • Hoot Credit Union
  • JIGSAW – Bolton Stroke Group
  • Justicia
  • Khulisa
  • Lagan’s Foundation
  • Live from Worktown
  • Mental Health Independent Support Team
  • Parkinson’s UK Bolton Branch
  • Paws for Kids
  • Raise The Youth Foundation
  • Special Needs Under Fives Support (SNUFS)
  • St George’s Day Centre
  • Sunnyside Residents & Tenants Association
  • The Bond Board Limited
  • Time 2 Communities CIC
  • Trust Music
  • Urban Outreach Bolton
  • Women of Westhoughton