We exist to harness people power in Birmingham
to help build a more inclusive and dynamic city

What we do

BVSC works to make a positive difference to the lives of people in Birmingham and we believe that the key to this is found in our communities.



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Our Impact


Social cost benefit of The Lead Worker Peer Mentor Programme.


Birmingham citizens have participated in activities that reduce social isolation.


Clients with multiple and complex needs and a history of rough sleeping supported into Housing First Tenancies

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Latest events

  • Business Development and Funding Weekly Lunchtime Webinar

    On Monday 4th July we will be reviewing a new Youth Employment Initiative in Birmingham and Solihull. We will hear from Eva Alos from the GBSLEP about the project and then discuss how it might align with your organisational growth. We will also be sharing full details of the new BVSC Business Development Accelerator Programme – not to be missed! Read more

  • Sharing the Cake (Online Zoom session)

    There’s so much knowledge and skill in the community development sector in Birmingham, people who work day-to-day with citizens finding out what matters to them and helping them live a good life.  But do you know who to call when you have a challenge?  And do others know about the great stuff you’re doing, or are they out there re-inventing the wheel when we could be sharing resources and benefitting our communities? Read more

  • Business Breakfast Event: Reducing youth violence in Lozells and Newtown

    Are you a business or employer working in or around the Lozells and Newtown Area?  Could you contribute to  reducing youth violence in these areas? Read more