Want to equip yourself with the skills to improve funding opportunities

Dates: This course runs over two full days 

Full days - Weds 8th + Weds 15th October.

Aim: An introduction to fundraising – the aim is to give initial information about how to fundraise in your organisation for entry level/new organisations.

Who should attend: Fundraisers from small charities who wish to develop a plan to access and secure support from a range of funders, to develop an effective case for why funders should support their cause and who are looking to access and secure funding from UK grant-making trusts and foundations.

Content: This training will cover -

  • The case for support
  • Trusts and Foundations
  • Developing a fundraising plan

Outcomes: By the end of the session participants will –

  • Be able to identify the information and resources necessary to build the case
  • Demonstrate how to use the case in writing and face to face
  • Use the case as a starting point for building a relationship with funder
  • Identify Trusts & Foundations
  • How individual donors and philanthropy operates
  • Understand private sector and corporate sponsorship
  • Demonstrate an understanding of best practice requirements
  • Understand the structure and submit application
  • Identify relevant regulation and best practice in fundraising
  • Understand how to build a fundraising plan
  • Construct the outline of a fundraising plan for their organisation

Methodology: This will be a mixture of presentations, group exercises and discussions & hand-outs.

Venue: Central London, near Bond Street tube on the Central Line.
Times: Full day - 09:30 registration, 10:00 start. Lunch and refreshments provided. Ends 15:30
Costs: £200 (Charities with 0-9 employees); £400 (Charities with 10-19 employees); £500 (Charities with 20+ employees); £500 (Social Enterprises and CICs); £700 (Companies); £100 (Voice4Change members with over three months membership). 10% off the costs for organisations who are Voice4Change members less than three months.
To book your place please visit: http://v4ce-fundraising.eventbrite.co.uk
For more information email: saqib@voice4change-england.co.uk or call (020) 7697 4243