Applying to Charitable Trusts and Other Grant-Making Bodies – 03 Apr 19

This workshop will help you to understand the process and help you to increase your application hit-rate. It is suitable for both the experienced and inexperienced in applying to charitable trusts.
Date Time Location
03/04/2019 09:30 - 15:30 Wessex Community Action
Unit 6 Paxton Business Centre
Whittle Road, Churchfields
Salisbury SP2 7YR
Trainer Name: Alison Herbert
Price: £70.00pp
Who The Course Is Aimed At:
Fundraisers and those responsible for fundraising from this source representing Community groups and small registered charities with a turnover of less than £1M PA.
What The Course Will Cover:
This workshop will help you to understand the process and help you to increase your application hit-rate. It is suitable for both the experienced and inexperienced in applying to charitable trusts. This method of fundraising can be very worthwhile, but requires an understanding of what the trustees are looking for in an application and how best to present information. Identifying USPs Researching charitable trusts Building funder relationships Making good applications Understanding efficient systems This session includes some individual work, supported by the trainer. It may also include some case study work. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions.
Outcomes:
The outcomes of the course include how to: Identify your organisation’s selling points How and where to research suitable charitable trusts How to build a relationship with the funder How to make a good application Understand the need for efficient systems Understand the value of this method of fundraising in the context of a fundraising strategy