York CVS is a social action organisation
We take steps to make positive change, challenge issues and grow new ideas which strengthen communities.
What We Do
A Thriving Sector
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Encouraging Resilience, Supporting Communities
Trained volunteers ready for any emergency
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Volunteering isn’t free? The realities of social action At York CVS we like to think, reflect and act. So we’re delighted to be working, with City of York Council, as an early partner on an exciting piece of development work, looking at the realities of creating...
Move Mates: Brand new ‘Walking Buddy’ scheme launches in York enabling everyone to get moving and out of their house
Next month York charity Move the Masses are launching a city wide ‘Walking Buddy’ scheme called Move Mates with the aim of giving all people the opportunity, and the confidence, to get out of their front door and get moving. Move Mates are trained volunteers who will...
Local charity Move the Masses teams up with North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service to offer a big fundraising circuit session
The North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service in York are always on hand in an emergency and as a city we could not do without them. They are now on a mission to make fire stations a more integrated part of the community. They heard about Move the Masses, the new charity...