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/
Fundraising & Income Generation Resources & Toolkits
We have gathered together on this page a selection of briefings and links to a number of websites and online resources that we think you might find useful in your fundraising and income generation efforts. You can find out more about the different approaches your group can use to raise funds and also download toolkits, briefings and factsheets from a number of sources. There is also official fundraising guidance from the Charity Commission, which is well worth a read given the recent changes to how charities are now allowed to fundraise.
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 […]
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 […]
We have gathered together on this page a selection of briefings and links to a number of websites and online resources that we think you might find useful in your fundraising and income generation efforts. Resources, briefings and toolkits This series of factsheets from the Big Lottery Fund give a useful overview of different stages […]
The following information is taken from the Charity Commission website and provides detailed information about fundraising. Given the recent bad publicity around charitable fundraising strategy it is important for all charities to undertand the regulatory implications of receiving income through fundraising. You can also sign up to receive email updates regarding any changed to content as the guidance is reviewed.
VAC supports community groups in a number of ways. Below we have listed many of the areas we can help you with – whether you are just starting out or are already setup and need some advice on organisational development. If you can’t see what you need listed here, don’t worry, we can probably still […]
On this page you can find out how crowdfunding works and which sites you could visit to get your project up and running. How does it work? There are variations in ethos and focus but essentially all of them are for building your own ‘crowd’ of supporters and investors. Many operate globally even when aimed […]
Our aim is to help you to improve your success when applying for funding. Here you can find out where to look for funding and more about the different approaches your group can use to raise funds. We also have digital material to download including tools, advice, tips and hand outs, as well as […]