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LONDON online training

8TH & 9TH SEPTEMBER 2020

Our next London event will be delivered online, offering over 180 delegate training places over 2 days so that small charities, wherever they are, can access the skills they need to become self-sustaining.

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

VENUE: At your home or desk (internet required)

TIME: 9:45 – 16.30 (registration 09.15 – 09:45)

FULL DAY

Members pay £20

Deposit £50

Estimated Market Value £300 (average)

HALF DAY

Members pay £10

Deposit £30

Esimated Market Value £160 (average)

Are you a member of the FSI? If not you need to join prior to booking

Training available

Developing Your Fundraising Strategy (Full Day)

TUESDAY

8th Sept

This course looks at how to develop your Fundraising Strategy. It will provide a structured road map and relevant tools to enable you to link together organisational objectives and the areas you need to fundraise against, with potential fundraising sources. It will also cover developing an action plan to put the strategy into practice including targets, activities timescales, performance indicators and resource requirements. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button

Managing Event Fundraising Succesfully

TUESDAY

8th Sept

Like community fundraising, event fundraising is a lower return but often wide audience fundraising methodology that can offer other benefits such as supporter recruitment and profile raising. The course will empower participants to plan and implement an event or events for their organisation in order to successfully, whether to raise funds or grow your supporter base. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Developing Corporate Relationships

TUESDAY

8th Sept

This course has been designed to help you and your charity understand the opportunities for engaging with and working with companies.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. We will also explore the criteria and requirements that corporate supporters will be looking for when choosing which charities to support and how you can use these to identify and secure support from the companies that have the best fit with your organisation. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Good Governance for Charity Leaders (AM Half Day)

TUESDAY

8th Sept - AM

Strong and effective governance is essential to ensuring charities are able to deliver their purpose and impact. This course will look at how to key legal duties and responsibilities of trustees and how these translate in practice to ensure effective governance. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Risk Management for Charity Leaders (PM Half Day)

TUESDAY

8th Sept - PM

A key responsibility for charity trustees is to ensure that there is a robust Risk Management regime in place. This supports the charity to deliver its mission effectively, enables the charity to seize opportunities as they emerge, as well as playing a significant role in the prevention of ‘disasters’ both small and large. Risk is an everyday part of charitable activity and managing it effectively is essential if the charity is to achieve its key objectives and ensure its funds and assets are safeguarded. In this training course, we will look at practical approaches to risk management from a charity leader and Trustee perspective. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Fundraising from Trusts and Foundations

WEDNESDAY

9th Sept

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. However, it is absolutely vital that you properly prepare your applications, undertake research and develop tailored proposals that meet their specific criteria. This course aims to give participants the essential skills and knowledge they need to develop successful fundraising from trusts and foundations in their charity. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Project Management

WEDNESDAY

9th Sept

Efficient project management need not be an overwhelming process. This course provides an introduction to practical tools your charity can use to plan projects, set them up and keep them on track. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Demonstrating Your Impact

WEDNESDAY

9th Sept

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. Making a difference to the lives of individuals, communities, animals and/or the environment is probably the reason why your charity was established, so how can you show that you are making a real difference in order to build trust, rapport and credibility for your services?This course will provide you with a range of tools and best practice tips to ensure that you are effectively measuring and communicating the difference you make to donors, funders and supporters. Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

Developing Community Fundraising

WEDNESDAY

9th Sept

Community fundraising is large audience, lower return fundraising, but they do bring many other benefits to the organisation e.g. supporter and volunteer recruitment, awareness raising and keeping a profile locally. The course will empower participants to mobilise the community around their organisation; to raise funds and awareness; to educate about their cause and campaigns and to recruit new supporters.Read more on the Course Content section when you book using the Book Now Button.

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