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 useful in your fundraising efforts. If you come across others that you find helpful, why not let us know so that we can add them.
Funding Central Website - a useful site giving information on grants, contracts, loans, and access to resources and practical tools.
Turn to Us Website - a site to help people access benefits and grants to which they might be entitled or eligible to apply.
Vol Resource Website – resources and information on funding and fundraising issues.
Santander - check for the most up-to-date information on Santander Foundation funding opportunities.
Awards for All – check the most up-to-date information on this popular funding stream.
This series of factsheets from the Big Lottery Fund give a useful overview of different stages of planning that can help you fundraise effectively. They cover both project planning (planning for particular pieces of work you want to fund) and organisational planning (planning for your wider organisation and its funding needs). Click on the links to download:
Funding in the Recession – a briefing
Making Better Funding Applications – a briefing
Sarah Oyedele, Fundraising Officer
Tel: 020 7284 6559 (Typetalk: 18001-020 7284 6559)