Growing Care Farming - Yorkshire and Humberside Funding Information Session
Do you have little or no experience of fundraising? Do you need help and advice on finding and securing suitable funding for your care farm?
This event is designed for care farmers and prospective care farmers with limited experience of fundraising and will provide some of the basic skills and knowledge required. The GCF team and invited speakers will be on hand to provide an introduction to the variety of different sources of funding available and where to find the information. We will specifically talk through real-life examples of successful bids, sponsorships and commissioning, provide useful hints and tips and signpost you to additional resources, support and training. This event is free and a buffet lunch will be provided.
Where: Heeley City Farm, Sheffield, S2 3DT
When: Tuesday 11th February 2020, 10.00am - 3.00pm
The session will cover the following topics:
- Overview of current funding climate
- The importance of having a plan
- Commissioning in action
- Grant funding
- Sponsorship and Corporate Social Responsibility
- Social media campaigns and Crowdfunding
- Signposting to further resources, training & support.
Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
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