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Top Tips for Writing Smaller Funding Bids

20/04/2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Is your VCSE organisation looking to win a bid of up to £20,000?

This training course is specifically tailored for small Voluntary, Community or Social Enterprise (VCSE) organisations looking to win bids of up to £20,000. Come along to this interactive workshop to learn quick tips and techniques for writing successful smaller funding bids.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand how to find the grant opportunities, tools, and tips to find funders.
  • Learning to evidence why your project/work is needed.
  • Writing the bid. Top tips for completing funding bids.
  • Evaluation & Monitoring. You’ve been successful but still need to communicate impact with the funder. How to easily monitor your work and report back.

About the Trainer

Delivered by Lydia Baldwin, a specialist Adviser, who supports community organisations to grow and develop. Lydia has experience with income generation and bid writing. She previously worked at Leeds Community Foundation managing grant programmes. This role involved assessing grant applications and overseeing the grant making cycle so Lydia understands what funders are looking for and uses this to support organisations making applications.