Fundraising Made Easy - Monday 19th March 2018

Fundraising Made Easy - Monday 19th March 2018
19March 201810:00


The Mill, 7-11 Coppermill Lane, Walthamstow E17 7HA

This full-day workshop will introduce participants to the key aspects of fundraising. It will support participants to understand the jargon used, to map their fundraising needs in relation to the ‘spectrum of income generation’ and think about what key information is needed to complete successful grant applications.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone who:

Is involved with fundraising for the organisation

Is new to fundraising

Is starting up an organisation

Course content


Write successful funding applications:

    understand the different sections of an application form

Get fit for funding:

    what are the legal requirements,

    roles and responsibilities of trustees and staff,

    constitution/governing documents;

Explore diverse income streams and assess if they are relevant for your organisation

Know the different sources of funding available and know where to look


Understand monitoring and evaluation: proving the need, know your SMART Outcomes

Plan your budget: what might you ask for money for, what makes a strong budget?

Understand what you should incorporate into a fundraising strategy

Training Outcomes

On completion of this Fundraising Made Easy workshop participants will be able to:

identify what funders are asking for in different sections of an application form

identify where to look for funding

consider diverse funding opportunities

plan monitoring and evaluation of projects

outline the structure of a fundraising strategy for their organisation

and be familiar with specific terminology used in fundraising


Community Waltham Forest members: FREE

Important Notes:
1.    This workshop is for people involved in the voluntary and community sector (staff members, trustees or active volunteers). If you are not part of an organization, please get in touch with us prior to booking your place
2.    There is a £25 fee payable for non-attendance unless 3 working days’ notice of cancellation has been given. If three of our training courses are missed without prior notice, you will not be able to participate in any sessions for the remainder of the annual training and events
3.    Lunch is not provided for this course. Ideally, please bring a sandwich or something with you so that we can chat during this time.

Booking is essential! Please book your space below!


Please see our Training Terms and Conditions before booking your place. We ask that a maximum of two people per organisation book to attend as we have limited places.

We offer bespoke training and consultancy for organisations wishing to undergo a tailor-made programme specific to their requirements. For more information please call us on 02038939790.