Why not hold the occasional micro-granting event to help highlight and fund local projects in your community? A collaboration, a meal together, a platform for connection, a safe space, community helping fund its own people and a forum.
Participatory Budgeting - 1
Expanding the imagination about democracy could help to focus resources on the projects that are most meaningful to local communities.
The Diocese of London has produced a set of guides for churches to use to engage their congregations and communities or apply to trusts and foundations for support.
Good Finance Live Midlands - Birmingham
@BVSC 138 Digbeth Birmingham B5 6DR
Are you a social enterprise, charity or community organisation who are trading and making an income from that activity? Are you currently exploring ways to scale up that activity or finance new plans? Good Finance Live is an opportunity to: Meet social investors in our marketplace Hear from organisations who have used social investment Learn about support programmes and funds Network with peers There will also be a rolling demo of Good Finance to help you navigate the world of social investment.
How to Fundraise for Social Outreach in Churches - London
@Diocesan House, 36 Causton Street Westminster SW19 4AU
A 2-hour interactive workshop providing advice and guidance for churches.
We will look at how churches can raise money to respond compassionately to the needs they see in their parish and community.
Whether that is...
setting up a debt advice centre
offering provision for the homeless
helping with food poverty
if you need to raise money to get going, where do you start?
If you need to keep a project running that's already going but struggling for funds, where can you go?