Joint Forum - Voluntary and Community Sector Group Members

A new VCG was selected in April 2017 by a sub group of the NICVA Executive Committee and the new membership spans the sector.

When choosing new members, gender balance, geographical representation, sectoral balance and size of organisation were all taken into account to make sure the sector would be represented in a balanced way.

The new members of the VCG are:



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Anne McVicker

Womens Resource & Development Agency

Anne-Marie McClure



Brendan Heaney

Diabetes NI

Chris Quinn

NI Youth Forum

Clare Anne Magee

Carers NI

Craig McGuicken

NI Environment Link

David Smyth

Evangelical Alliance NI

Denise Hayward

Volunteer Now

Ellen Finlay

Children in NI

Emma Patterson Bennett

Equality Coalition

Glenda Davies

Sandy Row Community Forum

Jonny Currie

East Belfast Community Development Agency

Kate Clifford

Rural Community Network

Kevin Murphy

Voluntary Arts Ireland

Loraine Griffin





Geoff Nuttall


Jenny McEneaney



If you have any issues you'd like to raise with the Joint Forum, please contact the Secretariat Geoff Nutall and Jenny McEneaney. 

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