Enhance your trust fundraising skills at our upcoming event at Anerley Town Hall, tailored for those in Lewisham and Bromley’s voluntary, community, and creative sectors. Aimed at charities, CICs, CIOs, and arts freelancers, this event offers practical talks, workshops, and networking to enhance your fundraising capabilities in this crucial area. Participants will benefit from the insights of various support group staff and a funder, offering tips applicable to all applications.

The event will cover several key areas:

1. Assessing if trusts are suitable for your group.

2. Finding potential trust funders.

3. Matching your work with the right trust.

4. Preparing to apply - what you need to have in place

5. Answering application questions effectively.

6. Insider application tips directly from a funder.

7. A question-and-answer session with our expert panel.

8. Learning from a successful group’s fundraising journey.

9. Next steps for additional support and guidance.

This event is jointly organised by Age UK Lewisham and Southwark, Community Links Bromley, Crystal Palace Community Trust (CPCT), Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, Lewisham Education Arts Network (LEAN), Lewisham Local, and Platform Cricket. By signing up, you’re allowing these groups to contact you about this event and future ones. We’ll be taking photos and videos for promotional purposes, but if you’d rather not be in them, just let us know when you arrive and make a note on your entrance sticker.

We’ll have tea, coffee, and biscuits available. Please tell us about any dietary needs or allergies when you register by emailing karen@lewishamlocal.com

Anerley Town Hall is accessible, with sloped entrance access, disabled toilets, and flat access to the main room and lounge. If you have specific access needs, kindly inform us in advance at Karen@lewishamlocal.com.

Please note, parking is not available at the venue itself. While you can find free parking in the nearby area, we highly encourage using public transport as a more convenient and eco-friendly option.

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