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Create your fundraising strategy

Posted by Bianca

Diversify your income explores different potential sources of income.

This interactive session helps you outline a plan for how to get funding from each of the sources appropriate for your project and capacity.

This session will help you:

• Identify funding sources appropriate for your organisation
• Outline a plan to get funding from each of the sources appropriate for your project and capacity
• Discuss the purpose of a fundraising strategy
• Begin drawing up a fundraising strategy for your project.

This session is aimed at those new to creating and using a fundraising strategy, or those who have some experience but would like the space to reflect on their understanding.


Date: Wednesday 17th June 2020 

Venue: SYCF, Riverside Works, Jessop Riverside, 800 Brightside Lane, Sheffield, S9 2RX

Time: 9.00 - 12.30

Cost: £40.00 per person

Sheffield voluntary and community groups: £10.00 per person (maximum 2 places per group)

Statutory Body/Individual Consultants: £80.00 per person

Level: Beginner to intermediate

Previous participants have said:

“I have a clearer idea on who to approach and why.  Plus a strategy on how to move forward.”

“I have learnt what is needed to develop a funding strategy and who to get involved.”

“After the Diversify your income training, I updated my previous Fundraising Strategy and presented it to our Board.  It went down very well. Thanks for an excellent session!”

“Everything was spot on!”

“Has helped me understand the scope”


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

and posted to:

Riverside Works
Unit 9 to 12, Jessops Riverside
800 Brightside Lane
S9 2RX

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.

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