London May 2018 (15th, 16th & 17th)

Training in London: 15th, 16th and 17th May 2018

Our next event in London will offer over 300 delegate training places so that all small charities, can access the skills they need to become self sustaining. This training day is part of the Small Local Charities and Community Groups Training Programme.

Training sessions cover a wide range of fundraising techniques and back office skills delivered by experienced and knowledgeable trainers.

  • Venue: Amnesty International, 25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA
  • Time: 10:00 – 16.30 (registration 09.15-09:45)

Interested in sponsoring this event contact Conchita Garcia on conchita@thefsi.org or 020 7324 4777

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Quick Link: Tuesday 15th May 2018
Quick Link: Wednesday 16th May 2018
Quick Link: Thursday 17th May 2018

TUESDAY 15th May 2018:

Demonstrating Your Impact  (Full Day – London Charities Only)

Effectively demonstrating your impact to your key stakeholders such as donors, grant makers, partners, trustees, media and staff is essential for securing ongoing support for your work. Please note bookings are only open to London-based charities. If you are not London based but are interested in the course, please contact us. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Stewardship – Retaining & Maintaining Donors  (Full Day)

Stewardship is an often overlooked process but is critical to your charity. This one day course is a chance for participants to identify who they should be thanking, which relationships to nurture and how best to go about it. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Legacy Fundraising  (Full Day)

Legacies provide around £1.9 billion income for charities every year. The legacy market is experiencing strong growth and all charities no matter how large or small should consider how they can build a legacy income stream. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Engaging with Online Fundraisers and Influencers (AM Half Day)

This training will discuss why social media is important and how to identify supporters online. The training will also explain how you can discover new networks and drive engagement with your online donation page through fundraisers and influencers. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Creating and Delivering a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign (PM Half Day)

In the age of social media, project crowdfunding has become a popular way for charitable groups to raise money online. This training will discuss the key terminology around crowdfunding. It will also discuss different strategies groups could use, and help participants create a delivery plan for a successful crowdfunding campaign. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

FULLY BOOKED. GDPR Essentials (AM Half Day)

Operating wait list only. This course, delivered by Charity Finance Group (CFG) will discuss what GDPR means for charities, what they need to do to prepare and answer questions about data protection.  Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Gift Aid & How to Claim It (PM Half Day)

This training gives a good basic foundation to equip those who work with the finances of small groups or charities on how to increase their income by setting up and working with Gift Aid. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.


WEDNESDAY 16th May 2018:

Developing Your Case for Support (Full Day)

The course will empower participants to develop an inspiring case for support that creates a uniform message about why they are important as a charity, how they make a difference and what people can do to support or get involved. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Managing Event Fundraising Successfully (Full Day)

Events attract a wide audience and can increase your supporter base across all fundraising methodology plus they are a great way of raising your profile in your local community and beyond. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Telephone Skills to Maximise Corporate Relationships (Full Day)

Run by a specialist sales & communication trainer, this course has superb feedback (and most importantly, results for attendees). This course will enable you to maximise your effectiveness in implementing these processes by teaching you communication skills and strategies that will improve your ability to call target companies and enrol them to your cause.   Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Developing Community Fundraising (Full Day)

Community fundraising is large audience, lower return fundraising but they do bring many other benefits to the organization e.g. supporter and volunteer recruitment, awareness raising and keeping a profile locally.  Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Trustees Role in Fundraising (AM Half Day)

One of the key strategic responsibilities of the Trustee Board is to ensure that the charity has sufficient resources to pursue its aims and objectives. This responsibility requires Trustees to take an active interest in fund development. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button

Trustees Role in Risk Management (PM Half Day)

Charity trustees are responsible for ensuring that risks to the charity are regularly reviewed and that they focus their attention on taking actions to address the most serious risks to the charity. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button

 


THURSDAY 17th May 2018

Developing Corporate Relationships (Full Day)

The course will look at the different ways in which companies may get involved with charities; whether that be through financial donations, gifts in kind, sponsorship or through employee volunteering. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Developing Your Fundraising Strategy (Full Day)

A comprehensive and effective fundraising strategy is at the core of sustainability for any charity. Taking a strategic approach to fundraising will help ensure that your charity has a mixed income approach.Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Fundraising from Trusts & Foundations (Full Day)

With an estimated 9,000 independent trusts and foundations in the UK giving £2 billion in grants each year they are a prime source of funding for your charity. a.  Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Supporting and Managing Volunteers (Full Day – London Charities Only)

On average, two-fifths of adults volunteer formally once a year and a quarter of adults volunteer at least once a month. This course has been designed to help your organisation to maximise the potential of its groups of volunteers. Please note bookings are only open to London-based charities. If you are not London based but are interested in the course, please contact us.Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button

Major Donor Fundraising  (Full Day)

Acquiring and retaining donors is vital for all charities, Annual Appeals & Regular Giving helps you grow your supporter base and encourage longer term giving and therefore a predictable source of income.  Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

 


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