Your fundraising strategy

Date and time: Friday 7th February 2020, 10am – 4pm
Venue: Taunton, TBC
Course leader: Jane Galloway, Arclight Solutions

This workshop will enable people (volunteers and staff) involved in managing fundraising to develop a fundraising strategy for their organisation. A good, clear fundraising strategy is key to your success and essential in helping to keep your organisation on track with its fundraising goals and to get the best returns from your time, resources and budget. An organisation’s fundraising strategy is an integral part of its wider business/strategic plan and it should be relevant, fit for purpose and communicated to stakeholders.

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By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Identify and prioritise your short, medium and long term strategic fundraising goals
  • Research and use the relevant information required to build your strategy
  • Analyse past performance in order to inorm ‘more profitable’ future activities
  • Identify and evaluate the best fundraising sources for your organisation
  • Integrate different forms of fundraising into your plan
  • Identify the risks associated with your strategy and how to manage them
  • This workshop will equip you with the knowledge, skills and techniques to develop and successfully implement a great fundraising strategy.

Key resources to cascade to your team after:

This is an interactive course, with relevant exercises that can be repeated with wider participation in, your team. All the handouts and even the presentation will be available, for you to take away (on a pen drive) for sharing back in the office

Jane Galloway is a fundraising, marketing and communications consultant with over twenty years experience of working in the not for profit sector, including working for Macmillan on a £1 million capital appeal and on a £3 million appeal for a University teaching hospital in London. Jane has worked with a vast range of not for profit organisations in the healthcare, disability, conservation, environmental and education sectors and is also a Senior lecturer on the UK’s first Charity Development degree course at Chichester University. Jane assists a wide range of organisations with their training needs and ongoing strategic development.

Thanks Jane – thoroughly enjoyed it and learned plenty

Fantastic. Thank you. Best training I’ve ever attended

A really informative and useful day – thank you!

Other information:

Venues: All Cascade Training SW courses are held in venues in Taunton, Somerset. We do our best to ensure venues located are close to public transport links and parking.

Please note that as a Community Interest Company, SCS CIC try to partner with community organisations and venues where possible. This means that venues are sometime not always your regular training space, but still offer a clean, friendly and professional space.

Venues will be confirmed seven days before the course date. A map and directions to venue will be sent to delegates, via email, approx one week before their course(s). For extra networking time, please feel free to arrive half an hour before the course start time, and leave half an hour after the course has finished.

Refreshments: Light refreshments will be available on your arrival and during scheduled breaks. A cold buffet lunch is also provided on full day courses.

Certificates: Delegates receive course certificates, which provide evidence of their Continuing Professional Development (CPD). These are emailed to delegates after completing the full day course.

Fees: Standard = £199. Discounts are available for multi-bookings, and also for membership of Co-operative UK, SCS CIC and organisations with the Social Enterprise Mark.

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