April 2022 Member News Welcome to our monthly member news update of May 2022! Pictured above is our April Member Networking at Reading School last month. It was a hugely successful event inside a very historical and beautiful place. If you want to find out more about these events, be sure get in touch. Connect […]
Become a Trustee of Connect Reading Do you want to support the running of a dynamic organisation that links the private, public and charity sectors? You could be a trustee for Connect Reading, the charity that’s for a better environment, bettercommunity, and better economy for the citizens of Reading. We are currently looking for 3 […]
WE’RE HIRING! We’re looking for an amazing individual to join the Connect Reading team as Projects & Membership Manager. You can view the job advert and job description with these links. The deadline for applications will be midday on Mon 16th May. Email HR@connectreading.org.uk with a CV and cover letter.
Opening Up to New Memberships Again! – April 2022 Member News Welcome to our monthly member news update! Be sure to sign up to our newsletter so you don’t miss our latest updates! Last month, we managed to get Reading RESCUE underway on the 28th March, having an organisation almost every day for a week […]
Getting back into the swing of things! – March 2022 Member News Welcome to our monthly member news update, relocated to our website! Last month, we hosted 2 in-person events. Our first was a Lunch ‘n’ Learn session from Sarah Browning about how to communicate effectively about your organisation. It opened up a lot of […]
Feelgood Creative offer a range of creative services, including branding, website design, digital marketing and production. They are team of 2 with an extended team of creatives who help with illustration, copywriting, designing and photography.
We’re delighted to Welcome Make-A-Wish to Connect Reading. Right now, around 63,000 children in the UK are eligible for a wish because they have a life-limiting or life-threatening condition. From the moment they are diagnosed, the simple pleasures of childhood and family life are replaced by worry, disruption, medical appointments, financial worries and isolation. Make-A-Wish exists to put […]
We’re pleased to welcome Wicko Design to the Connect Reading community. Initially based in Windsor, the business moved to Kidmore End near Reading so it made sense to join Connect Reading to create relationships with local businesses. The Director of the company, David Wickstead, answered some questions for us. Spotlight On: Wicko Design Specialising in […]
We’re delighted to welcome Aspire2 to the Connect Reading community, our first new member in 2022! Helen Bligh, their Charity Development Manager, took the time to explain a little more of what Aspire2 is all about. Spotlight On: Aspire2 Aspire2’s aim is to deliver rich experiences to help children and young people in Whitley to […]
Web Designer and Developer, David Wickstead, set up Wicko Design in 2007. Initially based in Windsor; David moved the business to Kidmore End near Reading and Henley-on-Thames in the South East of England. Specialising in e-commerce, web design and maintenance, Wicko Design ensure your website functions fully, leading to a greater return on your investment. […]
The aim of Aspire2 is to deliver rich experiences to help children and young people in Whitley to realise their aspirations, improve self-esteem, develop self-awareness, resilience and have FUN. We work directly with schools and the community, and alongside many other organisations to enable children to take part in activities including outdoor education, cultural and […]
Acclaro supports organisations on their environmental, social, and governance journeys, and help them achieve zero carbon. They do this by helping their clients address their business operations, putting purpose over profit, their community impact, and their energy management.