This factsheet looks at starting up a voluntary or community group. It forms great background reading for anyone thinking of setting up a voluntary or community group needing a bit more clarification or detail on how to get going.
This factsheet looks at:
- What is a voluntary or communtiy group?
- The motivations or needs to setup a group
- Doing research to identify need
- Before you start
- The first meeting
- Getting started – forming your group, action planning, assigning roles, developing the constitution, applying for funding etc.
- Managing money / people
- Key points to remember.
Download the GRANTfinder factsheet: Starting_up_a_voluntary_or_community_group
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