Shantona GSK Impact Award

//Shantona GSK Impact Award

Through hundreds of applications to the King’s Fund GSK Impact Awards 2020, Shantona Women’s and Family Centre were recently awarded one of only 10 spots for a UK- wide Award.

The award recognises organisations overall, looking at 5 criteria: innovation, management, partnership, achievement, community focus and targeting need.

Shantona will receive a £30,000 donation, two places on a free training and development programme plus an invitation to join the GSK IMPACT Awards Development Network with its programme of free meetings and events, and not to mention a lovely awards ceremony!

Sonia Kumari, Training and Development Coordinator, Shantona Women’s and Family Centre, said:

We’re really excited to join the growing number of Northern charities winning awards and showcasing the crucial work done across Leeds and in that vein, a massive congratulations too to Solace for their runner’s up prize!

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2020-03-27T10:46:59+00:00 16th March 2020|0 Comments

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Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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