Workshop summary - 25 March 2019
The Fundraising 101 workshop held on 25 March 2019 at the beautiful Tūranga- Central Library was a big success.
Over thirty people heard first-hand from presenters, Kate Russell, ONZM, FFINZ, Programmes, and Partnerships Manager Parks CCC and Sue Marshall- Specialist Grant Writer, SPCA, on what makes a compelling grant application.
Participants examined their current fundraising practices and learned practical tips to help increase their fundraising success.
- special events
- sponsorship and donor care
Representatives from several funding organisations (Rātā, DIA, CCC, SDC, WDC, and ECan) were on-hand to answer questions about available funding and what makes a successful application.
Feedback from a participant:
“…that was a very useful workshop and I picked up plenty of useful gems, I certainly gave my arm a good workout as I was frantically writing everything down. I also thought Kate and Sue were skilful speakers who managed to keep everyone captivated…” — Hamish - Conservation Volunteers.