Local Fundraiser's Groups

Exeter Fundraisers' Group

The Exeter Fundraisers' group is a place for fundraisers in the city and the surrounding areas to share best practice, swap ideas, network and meet others in the same boat. It’s open to all but particularly for those who work as the only fundraiser or those in small teams. We meet approximately every 6 weeks, hosted in various locations. For more information, please contact Susie Healey on s.healey@hospiscare.co.uk.

Bath Fundraisers’ Group

The Bath Group holds meetings every 2-3 months on specific fundraising topics, hosted by local charities. You can sign up to the Bath Fundraisers’ Group mailing list.

Bristol Fundraisers' Group

To find out when the next Bristol group meeting is, please email Luke Boulton and sign up to the Bristol mailing to find out more via bristolfundraisinggroup@gmail.com 

Cornwall Fundraisers' Group

Cornwall Fundraisers Group has been set up as a resource for Cornwall based fundraisers.  The group had early meetings in 2003 and set up the Facebook page in 2008.  We meet quarterly for networking and support meetings as well as (free) skill-sharing workshops.  We ask members to join the Facebook page and Yahoo Groups page to receive emails.  Cornwall Fundraisers Group provides information and advice, training, workshops, speakers and an informal support network for fundraisers in Cornwall.

Please email Cornwall_Fundraisers_Group@yahoo.co.uk with any questions.

Dorset Fundraisers’ Group

The Dorset Group holds regular meetings throughout the county with a specific focus and speaker for each. If you would like to be added to the mailing list to receive information about the meetings, please contact Clare Tarling  - claretarling@dorsetadvocacy.co.uk

Gloucestershire Group

The Gloucestershire Group helps to keep fundraisers in Gloucestershire and neighbouring counties in touch with developments and each other.

Look at our Facebook group or contact Andy Jarrett via andy.jarrett@mssociety.org.uk to find out more and be added to the update list. 

Plymouth Fundraisers’ Group
The Plymouth Fundraisers Network holds three meetings a year and is managed by  POP ideas; the local business support programme for charities and community groups. We have between 15-25 organisations attend each two-hour meeting. We have a guest speaker at each meeting covering a topic relevant to fundraising. There is no cost to join and everyone is welcome.
For further information visit the  webpage.



Torbay Fundraisers’ Forum

The Torbay Fundraisers’ Forum holds regular meetings with varied speakers. For further information, please contact Robin Causley at Torbay Community Development Trust on robincausley@torbaycdt.org.uk

Taunton and Somerset Fundraisers' Group.

One of the newest groups in the South West, they meet regularly throughout the year to explore different topics and to network. For more information please contact Holly Sutton on holly.sutton@somersetsight.org.uk

North Devon and Torridge

Are you fundraising for a cause you care about in North Devon or Torridge? Would you value meeting with like-minded people? We are a new group, covering North Devon and Torridge. It is a chance for North Devon Fundraisers to get together, share ideas and network.

All fundraisers are welcome, whether members of the IoF or not. We will cover all aspects of fundraising and your input is welcome as we want to ensure that everyone's needs are met.