Fundraising

Fundraising 

Fundraising is an essential part of an organisation’s work. Having a diverse income stream is becoming more important for organisations to develop and sustain their work. On this page you will find resources for those new to fundraising to those wanting to learn about best practice.

Our Annual Reviews

A full selection of our annual reviews going back to 2007, detailing our impact and finances.

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Introduction to Fundraising

Fundraising is important for every organisation. This guide is an introduction to fundraising as well as a good practice guide.

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LGBT+ Inclusion in International Development Programming

A checklist for UK Aid Connect proposals that can help ensure LGBT+ communities do not continue to be left behind.

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DFID budget template for overhead costs

The Department for International Development (DFID) has developed a new standard budget template available for use from June 2019. It takes a standard format for capturing direct costs and overheads.

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Members Guide for Accessing Trustfunding.org.uk

Trustfunding.org.uk is an extensive online database of grant-making charities; providing funding for all types of work within the charitable and voluntary sector. This guide explains how Alliance members can access this database.

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Handy Hints - Fundraising

A four part series of guides developed by Helen Harvey about realising the potential of crowdfunding, corporate support, in-kind/pro-bono support and individual donors.

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Scottish Government Small Grants Information for Applicants 2018

Information for Scottish Government Small Grants Programme applicants for the 2018 funding round.

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Climate Justice Innovation Fund Information Session 2019

A Climate Justice Innovation (CJI) Fund information session was held by the fund managers Corra Foundation in Edinburgh on 26 June 2019.

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Preparing for Brexit

Brexit and the possibility of a no deal has a number of serious implications for the sector, however, there are a number of things that you can do to be prepared. Whether your organisation has EU funds or not, Brexit is creating a level of uncertainty that will affect your programme delivery and you will need to consider the implications of Brexit for your organisation. We have collected a number of websites and resources to help you prepare for Brexit.

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Scottish Government Small Grants Information Session 2019

A Scottish Government International Development small grants information session was held by the fund manager the Corra Foundation in Edinburgh on 11 September 2019.

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