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  • Are you a living wage employer?

    The Living Wage Foundation supports, recognises and celebrates the leadership shown by Living Wage Employers in the UK.
    The Living Wage Campaign was launched by members of London Citizens in 2001. The founders were parents in the East End of Lond...

  • Amateo creates European memorandum

    Voluntary Arts is a founding member of Amateo, the European network for active participation in cultural activities. In the light of the European elections 2014, the Board of Amateo has recently created a European memorandum addressed to European polic...

  • Culture Guides - increasing access to creative cultural activities

    A major goal of cultural policy is to ensure free and equal access to art and culture experiences for all citizens – experiences that can enliven and enlighten people, changing their lives for the better, with positive implications for both ...


  • VAW respond to Arts Council of Wales' Inspire consultation

    Voluntary Arts Wales responded to the Arts Council of Wales' recent consultation
    'Inspire - our strategy for Creativity and the Arts in Wales'.  
    Read what we have to say here VAW Inspire Arts Council of Wales strategy consultation respo...

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