Programmes and Services

Building a Knowledgable Small Charity Sector (Learning Services)

Training:  The FSI is committed to making training courses accessible for small charities.  Training can be accessed in London or near you (see list of locations).


Fundraising Conference: Each year the FSI hosts the largest free fundraising conference for small charities, the FSI Fundraising Conference.

Skills Conference:  The FSI hosts a Skills Conference each year to give small charities the opportunity to gain skills in areas such as Marketing, Policy, HR and Finance.


Affiliates:  Each year the FSI provides up to 10 small charities with a bespoke programme of support with a market value of over £3000.

Building a Represented Small Charity Sector (Influencing Support)

Small Charity Index: A quarterly ‘pulse of the small charity sector’ report giving insight into the challenges and opportunities of small charities.

Small Charity Week:  Simply the largest celebration of the small charity sector in the UK.  Check out the website for more details.

Research: Each year the FSI undertakes research into areas that are relevant to small charities and that will support them to manage their charities more efficiently and effectively.

Federation for Small Charities Council:  Giving small charities the opportunity to come together to influence policy makers on the issues affecting the small charity sector.