Support and advice for groups

12th July 2019, 5:52am | By Ros Griffiths |

Throughout the year Wiltshire Community Foundation delivers a range of advice sessions and training workshops designed to improve your funding knowledge and skills in order to make your project and organisation a success.  Below you will find a list of our forthcoming events in Wiltshire along with a number of useful links. For further information please call The Grants Team on 01380 729284 or email info@wiltshirecf.org.uk

Advice Sessions

On a monthly basis we offer free 1:1 advice sessions for voluntary groups in Wiltshire. Our Grants Manager, Jane Butler, will be able to give advice from setting up your group through to governance, fundraising and opportunities for grants. Places can be booked online using the booking buttons below.

Date Location Bookings
Tuesday 25 June 2019 Chippenham Book online
Monday 15 July 2019 Salisbury Book online
Tuesday 23 July 2019 Devizes Book online
Tuesday 30 July 2019 Westbury Book online

Training Workshops & Events

Our training workshops and networking events focus on specific areas from funding, governance and finance. Workshop topics include ‘Effective Trustee’, ‘Strategic Planning’, ‘Writing Better Funding Applications’, ‘Role of Volunteers’, ‘Understanding Charity Accounts’, ‘Social Enterprise’, ‘How to tell your story’.

For a full list of events for 2019/20 visit: Training Workshops

 

Links for information and advice for voluntary and community groups

Local Support

Download a copy of the lastest edition of the Funding South West booklet here: Funding South West. Organisations detailed within this publication all have grants available and want to support local groups to make a positive difference in their communities. Each has its own criteria and range of support available, so if you find a something that interests you, check out the link for further information.

If you are a local charity or community group you can register for FREE to search for relevant grants and funders in your area. The site also contains some a selection of publications containing guidance notes on various topics. Click here to visit: Wiltshire & Swindon Funding Database

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