Training Initiatives Scheme 2016 – Coming Out Soon!

One of the main priorities of the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS) is to encourage Voluntary Organisations to invest in training and capacity building, of their members, volunteers and administrators focusing on strengthening the capability of Voluntary Organisations as part of the process of building the potential of voluntary organisations to respond to […]

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VOPS RESULTS – 2016

The results for the Voluntary Organisations Projects Scheme 2016 were published on the 9th of May 2016. The results can be found in VOPS 2016 FINAL RESULTS The next call for the VOP Scheme for projects to be undertaken in 2017 shall be published in October 2016. […]

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WHITE PAPER – VO Act

The Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affaira and Civil Liberties has launched the White Paper regarding the Amendments to the VO Act. The scope of the amendments to the Voluntary Organizations Act and related legislation is principally to address the difficulties which have arisen in the interpretation and application of the Act and ancillary legislation […]

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SIS Scheme 2016 Grant Award Ceremony

On the 3rd of February 2016 the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector held the 5th SIS Grant Award Ceremony at ‘Dar l-Ewropa’ in Valletta. In this year’s event 100,000 euros were distributed amongst 35 Voluntary Organisations coming from the various areas of the sector which were presented with a maximum sum of 3,000 euros each organisation […]

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Re-Launch of the Voluntary Organisations Projects Scheme 2016

On the 13th January 2016 Minister Helena Dalli, Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties distributed €91,000 in final payments to 15 organisations for projects implemented during 2015 under the NGO Fund. This fund has now been divided into two separate budget lines for 2016, where the funds dedicated to service agreements will […]

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National Volunteer Awards 2015

Following the successful Leadership Conference organized by The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS) last week, yesterday (the 10th of December) the MCVS presented the National Volunteer Award 2015 during an award giving ceremony held at the Presidential Palace in Valletta under the patronage of H. E. the President of Malta, Marie Louise Coleiro […]

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National Volunteer Award 2015 – Call for Nominations

The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector has today launched for the fifth consecutive year the National Volunteer Award. The aim of the National Award is to give broad recognition to the service done by the volunteers and Voluntary Organisations within the community, create awareness of the exemplary values displayed by the volunteers and organisations […]

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Photographic Competition

The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector is hosting a photographic competition entitled “Volunteers  #  Make a Difference”. This photographic competition is intended to highlight volunteers and their work. The photos must include volunteers in action in the sectors mentioned in the application form and will be based on 2 categories, monochrome and colour. Each contestant […]

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Request for Quotation for the Provision of Training and Mentoring/Consultation

Request for Quotation for the Provision of Training and Mentoring/Consultation The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS), responsible to organise activities under the VO Fund according to the VO Act (Cap. 492) of the 11th December, 2007, is requesting the Expression of Interest for the Provision of Training and Mentoring/Consultation. Request for Quotation – […]

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