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EVENT on Tue 10 Sep 2024 : Trusts & Foundations Funding Tuesday 10th September 2024 09.30am-2.30pm

Posted by Andy

This new SYFAB course focusses on identifying and securing funding from charitable trusts and foundations, which are a growing source of funding for community, voluntary and charitable activities, events, projects and organisations, which are working to meet needs in communities.

Our tutor Laura Baker is an expert fundraiser with a specialism in working with trusts and foundations

In this course, you will learn the basic skills, along with some tips and tricks that will support you to successfully fundraise the money needed to meet your group or organisations aims or aspirations.

You will look at how to search for information on different grant-givers, how to approach them and crucially how to build a long-term relationship.

You will then build your case for support, and we will also give you a deeper understanding of how grant-giving charities operate.

Who is this training aimed at ?
This is aimed at those new to raising money from trustss and foundations or anyone looking to further develop their fundraising skills.

What will You Get out of it?

Understand the principles of raising money from trusts and foundations as grant-giving charities
Explore the different ways you can identify information on grant-giving charities
Gain confidence identifying the different needs of a number of trusts and foundation
Learn how grant-giving charities are able to provide more assistance than funding

Title: Trusts & Foundations Funding

Date: Tuesday 10th September 2024

Time: 09.30am-3.00pm

Location: Zoom (Virtual Classroom)

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Tutor: Laura Baker

Cost: £80.00 (£40.00 for groups working in Sheffield)
(£160 for Statutory Bodies/Consultants/Individuals


If you have never used Zoom before there is a useful online guide to it here.


You must book a place through our website. Please register with the email address you would like the Zoom invitation sent to.

*Places on the session are limited; We are planning further dates for this course so don't worry if you cannot attend this one. To register your interest in future sessions please contact

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

If you prefer to pay by BACS, you can provisionally reserve your place online by selecting "BACS / Cheque" on the payment screen. You then need to make a BACS payment using the details in the reservation email we send you. Please contact us if you are only able to pay by cheque or if you require an invoice for payment. Once we've received your payment, we will confirm your place by email.

You can download our payment and cancellation terms and conditions here.

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