This guide, written by a volunteer at the Cranfield Trust, is a great guide to writing a good Trustee report and accounts and the importance this can have when applying for funding.
Temporary events notice: https://www.gov.uk/temporary-events-notice/camden General guide to festivals and street parties: http://www.londoneventstoolkit.co.uk/ Camden’s guide to holding an event in a part: https://www.camden.gov.uk/hold-event-park Another guide from LB Camden: https://www.camden.gov.uk/putting-on-event-camden A general guide to holding a street party: http://www.streetparty.org.uk/ A VAC case study of a local street festival: https://vac.org.uk/case-studies/case-study-lady-somerset-road-street-festival/
LandAid give free property advice to charities working with disadvantaged young people, families and communities including those experiencing homelessness.
On this page VAC has compiled a handy list of websites of local funders that operate specifically within Camden, as well as national funders that have been categorised as offering funding around specific themes or priorities. You can also review a list of funding directories to help expand your search beyond the funders listed on our […]
Choosing the right charity bank account Third Force News has a comparison chart to answer the question “What’s the best bank account for your charity?” There’s a graphical version on Third Force News itself, with a text based format on SCVO’s pages. TFN also extracts five top tips on choosing a bank from ‘Banking for […]
Cinnamon Network makes it as easy as possible for local churches to serve those people who are most at need in the community. Whilst this document has been compiled with churches in mind, the basic premis of setting up a community project is still useful reading for those new to community project work and setting […]
BWB Get Legal is an online resource providing essential legal documents, available to download and customise for your organisation. Some of these you have to purchase but there are also free templates which you can replicate and modify. They have also compiled links to other resource sites that may be helpful. On this page we […]
This factsheet looks at how to go about choosing a legal structure when setting up your organisation. Deciding on the correct legal structure for your organisation will affect the governance, fundraising and even the impact of your organisation and must be researched thoroughly. This factsheet looks at: Different legal structures Definition of legal structures Advantages […]
This factsheet looks at how to go about writing your business plan – in terms of looking for funding. It forms great background reading for anyone new to fundraising looking for some general tips and advice on the basics. This factsheet looks at: What is a business plan? Targeting the right audience Structureof the business […]
This factsheet looks at how to successfully secure grant funding. It forms great background reading for anyone new to fundraising looking for some general tips and advice on the basics. This factsheet looks at: How to apply for funding What funders are looking for Meeting the objectives of funders Match funding Getting ready to write […]