The GRCC Funding Event - For VCS Organisations

24th October 2019 from 11am - 3:30pm

The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham

This FREE event, which is exclusive to VCS Organisations, will be held at the Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham GL51 6PN and is set to be an exciting day packed with activities.

This is sure to be an excellent event and really useful for updating your fundraising skills and knowledge. If you would like to book onto this event then please email bookings@grcc.org.uk

The full agenda is below:

10.45am      Registration

11am                    Welcome and the National Funding Picture for VCS

11.15am      Session 1

                   1a      The National Lottery Community Fund; information to

improve your applications – Ciaran Murphy, TNL Funding Officer

1b      The power of using good data – hints and tips of how to get the most from Inform Gloucestershire

                   1c      Embracing Community Fundraising – Angela Gilbert, GRCC

 

12pm           Session 2

2a      Effective consultation to support your applications – Kate Baugh, GRCC

                   2b      To be confirmed

                   2c      Understanding Commissioning – Hannah Gorf, GCC and CCG

 

1pm             LUNCH – please bring your own packed lunch, tea and coffee will

be available to purchase.

 

1.15pm        Session 3

Panel of Experts – put your funding questions to a panel of

funders and funding advisers

 

1.45pm        Session 4

                   3a      Starting from scratch – new to fundraising? Some top tips to

help you on your fundraising journey – Kate Baugh, GRCC

                   3b      Picture the difference –Ruth Davey from Look-again   

shows how using images and videos can tell your story

 

2.30pm        Session 5

                   4a      Finding Funding; utilising free/low cost support to help you to

identify the right funding opportunity – Angela Gilbert GRCC

                   4b      The National Lottery Community Fund; information to

improve your applications - Ciaran Murphy, TNL Funding Officer

                   4c      A quick guide to writing measurable outcomes – Barrie

Wyatt, Trusted Charity mentor and assessor

One to one funding surgeries with a local funding adviser will be available throughout the day

Participants will be asked to sign-up for workshops on the day.