Event

External Event: Small Charity Week Special: Funding Talk: A Year on – Trends and Ideas

Small Charity Week Special: Funding Talk: A Year on – Trends and Ideas – Thursday 17 June 2021 10am – 11am

With nearly 50 Funding Talks delivered since May 2020, and over 7,000 bookings, we are marking Small Charities Week with a special Funding Talk, that looks at the past, present and future of fundraising for small charities.

We have feedback from what you have told us works and does not work, we have updates on how we are going to deliver the programme in the future and we hear from funding bodies about their learning through COVID.

Facilitators: Rita Chadha and Amy Walton

To book your place, please click HERE

Date

17/06/2021

Time

10am - 11am

Event

External Event: Employment essentials explained – Diversity and Inclusion

Employment essentials explained – Diversity and Inclusion – Thursday, 17 June 2021 10am – 11:15am

As many of us continue to work from home and/or have opportunities for travel and meeting up restricted, we are continuing to run our essential webinar series for employers to ensure that our clients and contacts remain up to date and equipped to deal with all eventualities!

This webinar will cover:

  • How the pandemic has impacted different groups
  • What steps employers can take to support those groups
  • The importance of diversity and inclusion training within the workplace and the consequences of letting it go stale

To book your place, please click HERE

Date

17/06/2021

Time

10am - 11:15am

Event

External Event: Setting Up Your Not-For-Profit Right!

Setting Up Your Not-For-Profit Right! – Thursday 17 June 2021 12pm – 1pm

If you are looking to set up a charity, not for profit company, or community interest company then this short online session can help.

In this free online session we will explore

  • The different types of structures for setting up good cause organisations
  • We will look at the process of registering your organisation with the appropriate regulator
  • And look at what else you need to do when setting up an organisation

Suitable for trustees, staff and volunteers of small charities.

To book your place, please click HERE

Date

17/06/2021

Time

12pm - 1pm

Event

External Event: Online Project Creator Workshop

Online Project Creator Workshop – Monday 21 June 2021 12pm – 1pm

Launched by Cheshire West and Chester Council in partnership with Spacehive, the Cheshire West Crowd empowers people to create projects that will make a positive difference in their community by giving residents and groups an opportunity to attract funding from their communities, the Council, local businesses and foundations all through one portal. This programme will become a springboard for locally-led ideas to attract funding more easily, while enabling everyone who cares about their community to contribute – chipping in as little as £2 to help bring projects to life.

We are running free to attend online workshops on 22nd June and 15th July, where those who are interested can hear more about the programme and how to get involved.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

21/06/2021

Time

12pm - 1pm

Event

External Event: Chance to Chat: group call for community shops

Chance to Chat: group call for community shops – Monday 21 June 2021 4pm – 5pm

Join Plunkett Foundation and other community shops on the third Monday of each month to share ideas, experiences and information.

Plunkett invites all community shops to join monthly Zoom chats where ideas can be exchanged, issues debated, information shared and good practice promoted.

Anyone involved with a community shops is welcome to join, at both trading and early-stages, so feel free to share the link with committee members, staff and volunteers. The monthly sessions will be hosted by Plunkett’s Community Business Manager, Alison Macklin.

For more information and to register, please click HERE

Date

21/06/2021

Time

4pm - 5pm

Event

External Event: Dynamic Duo – balancing the roles between chair and CEO

Dynamic Duo – balancing the roles between chair and CEO – Tuesday 22 June 2021, 9:30am – 3:45pm

When the relationship between chair and chief executive is strong they are a dynamic duo, both adding value to the organisation. When the relationship is in trouble it’s hard on both chair and CEO and the organisation suffers. This digital event explores how to balance the roles and how to bring out the best in each other.

The day’s engagement will look at the CEO/chair relationship from both perspectives. It is an opportunity for you to hear from and share ideas with your peers.

For further information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

22/06/2021

Time

9:30am - 3:45pm

Event

External Event: Budgeting Basics – Helping Clients Create Household Budgets

Budgeting Basics – Helping Clients Create Household Budgets – Wednesday 23 June 2021 10am – 12pm

Hosted by Pennysmart CIC

BUDGETING BASICS – Helping Clients with Personal Financial Statements

  • Whatever you call them: budgets, I & E or personal financial statements.
  • Whether their purpose – from supporting grant applications, negotiating debt repayments or planning the family finances.
  • Never has there been a greater need for support with putting together workable and fair personal financial statements.

A short 2-hour online workshop to give learners the knowledge and confidence to support clients to create workable household budgets.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

23/06/2021

Time

10am - 12pm

Event

External Event: Budgeting Basics – Emergency Support

Budgeting Basics – Emergency Support – Wednesday 23 June 2021 1pm – 3pm

Hosted by Pennysmart CIC

A short 120-minute online workshop to give learners the knowledge and confidence to support those facing emergency situations without cash.

Many workers and volunteers on the frontline are faced with those in desperate need of emergency support, whether that be cash, food, household essentials or other help. This requires us to have emergency tools to hand to assist before we can begin supporting them with any underlying issues.

This course aims to give learners an overview of the main ways to access emergency financial help and other resources and how to keep that knowledge up to date.

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

23/06/2021

Time

1pm - 3pm

Event

External Event: Small Charities Budgeting: What’s it going to cost?

Small Charities Budgeting: What’s it going to cost? – Thursday 24 June 2021 2pm – 3:30pm

It is tricky to work out how to translate what you are going to do into how much it is going to cost; particularly at the moment when there are so many unknowns. This 90-minute session will revisit the principles of budgeting and look at:

  • why writing a budget is useful
  • who to involve in building it
  • how to do it – ideas, tips and signposts

The session includes plenty of opportunity to ask about your budgeting queries.There is only time for a brief reference to full cost recovery and allocation of project costs. If this is a popular topic we can provide specific training at a later date.

For more information, please click HERE

Date

24/06/2021

Time

2pm - 3:30pm

Event

External Event: Managing sickness absence – Q&A Session

Managing sickness absence – Q&A Session – Tuesday 29 June 2021 11am – 12pm

This is an opportunity for small charities to ask questions around managing sickness absence.

Sonia Wilson, HR Consultant of Populo supports small charities with their HR issues. In this one hour session she will answer your questions on:

  • Notification process for when an employee is unable to attend work
  • Sick Leave and pay
  • Return to work
  • Process for managing both frequent short-term absence and long-term absence

For more information and to book your place, please click HERE

Date

29/06/2021

Time

11am - 12pm

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