Training & Events Calendar
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*FULLY BOOKED* Masterclass - How to Write Fundraising Copy That Really Engages and Persuades (Intermediate/Advanced) (28-May-15)
28/05/2015 Looking to take your copy skills to the next level? Whether you write fundraising letters, door-drops, brochures or for your website(s), this all-new copywriting Masterclass will boost your capability, confidence and results. In just one inspiring day, you will gain the ideas, knowledge and skills you need to write fundraising copy that generates more impressive and profitable results.
*BOOKINGS CLOSED* Certificate in Fundraising, Manchester, 2+2 full day non-residential (1-2 June 2015 & 16-17 July 2015)
01/06/2015 Pre-course work is required to ensure students are fully prepared for the first training session and the qualification takes approximately 9 months to complete. There are set deadlines for assessments (please see below) and students need to be working in a fundraising capacity (either voluntary or paid) in order to complete the work based assessments. The booking deadline is 1 May 2015.
02/06/2015 There are around 9,000 grant-making trusts in the UK worth around £4bn to the sector. Having a full understanding of trusts and foundations, the grant application process and what trusts are looking for means that you can write a request that really stands out. This course teaches you all this, and gives you the professional techniques to write effective, confident requests.
03/06/2015 Knowing the current trends in trusts fundraising, being able to analyse your attempts and building great relationships with your donors can make all the difference to your trusts fundraising strategy. On this course you’ll also learn how to identify the best type of trusts for your organisation and the right methods to approach each type. This interactive course investigates the key elements of successful applications based around case studies from across the sector.
03/06/2015 Do you understand the difference between full cost recovery and project cost recover?
Do you know who should be involved in your project and budget planning?
Would you like to know some simple ways to get community views for a grant application?
04/06/2015 This engaging course is designed to help you to evaluate the key component parts of the case for support and assist you to develop this into a powerful fundraising message enabling donors to feel compelled to give.