According to the Charities Aid Foundation's UK Giving Report 2017, which looks at how individuals give to charity in the UK, the median average contribution for a charitable donation or sponsorship is £18 with 61% of people giving to charitable causes in the last year and £33% in the last month.
Individual donations is an interactive training session from SYFAB which provides participants with a chance to consider different methods of raising money from individuals for their projects
Participants will explore how to collect money from individuals that are appropriate to the work of their group, organisational capacity, and to help widen their funding base.
This session is getting a make-over for 2018, further information will be available soon.
The new session will be aimed at those new to the concept of raising donations from individuals.
Date: Thursday 1st March 2018
Venue: SYCF, Riverside Works, Jessop Riverside, 800 Brightside Lane, Sheffield, S9 2RX
Time: 9.30 – 12.30
Cost: £40.00 per person
Sheffield voluntary and community groups: £10 per person (maximum 2 places per group)
Previous participants have said:
“Helped me think about why people give and how to use that info.”
“The Gift Aid info was really useful, especially small donations.”
“Ensure details of donors kept and profile info for future targeting.”
How to book
To book a place on any of our courses, you need to book through our website. We accept bookings using the following payment methods:
• Online using debit/credit card or Paypal account
The quickest and easiest way to book places is to book and pay instantly online using the online booking system in the green box below. Select "Card/Paypal" for this option. Payment can be made by debit or credit card, or through your Paypal account if you have one. Your booking will then be confirmed immediately by email.
• Online followed by BACS or cheque payment
If you prefer to pay by BACS or cheque, you can provisionally reserve your place online by selecting "BACS / Cheque" on the payment screen. You then need to either make a BACS payment using the details in the reservation email we send you, or send us your cheque (with your booking reference number on the back). Once we've received your payment we will con-firm your place by email.
Your cheque should be made payable to
SOUTH YORKSHIRE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION LTD
and posted to:
Unit 9 - 12, Jessops Riverside
800 Brightside Lane
You can download our payment and cancellation terms and conditions here.
Sheffield voluntary and community sector organisations
A selection of our training sessions, which focus on different types of funding, are subsidised by Sheffield City Council for voluntary and community groups whose work benefits Sheffield residents. Sessions that are eligible for this subsidy will be highlighted under the ‘Cost’ section on the booking page. Eligible groups can access two subsidised places per session. Places are limited and bookings are only confirmed once payment has been received.