Making the case for core funding

Learn how to fundraise more successfully to cover your organisations core costs by signing up to this advanced lunchtime briefing. 

Theme: Money matters
Level: Advanced
Date: Tuesday 7 December, 2021 - 12:30 to 14:00
Prices: Full members £20.00, Affiliates £30.00, Non members £40.00

What is this course about?

Increasing numbers of funders are willing to give grants for core costs, but making the case for this is a different job to applying for project funding. This lunchtime session will give some tips on how to put a core funding case together, and what sort of funders to apply to.

What will you learn?

  • The difference between core and project funding
  • The funders that may offer this
  • Putting a core funding case together

Who is this course for?

It’s for trustees and staff with fundraising responsibilities. 

As an advanced level course, participants are expected to have previous experience of developing project funding proposals, and a grasp of their organisational finances. The session will build on this previous experience by distinguishing approaches relevant to applications for core funding.


Standard price: £40

Voscur membership is free for small organisations.
If you would like to benefit from VCSE Academy discounts and other benefits, you can register for Voscur membership today. Become a member today

Discounted rates for Voscur Members and Affiliates:
Voscur Members: £20  Voscur Affiliates: £30

What else do you need to know?

This course is scheduled to run online, to take part, you will need a laptop with a camera, microphone, and Wi-Fi. You won't need any other software. 

You will be emailed an invitation with a link to join the online training the day before the course.

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