This guide provides an introduction to a wide range of income sources for your organisation with some suggestions on how and where to get started. There are also additional resources on a associated CD.
Please click on the links below to view.
PAVO has prepared a toolkit to assist the management committees of village halls and community centres develop a basic marketing plan. It is a practical self-help guide that can be worked on in stages. Developing a marketing plan can help halls and centres generate more income through increased use of their venue. To obtain a copy click on document below or contact the PAVO Helpdesk on 0845 009 3288 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
PAVO held an event on 9th June 2008 on Churches as Assets. The document covering the content of the day together with information on funders for Churches/ religious buildings can be found here.
As a result of the meeting there was strong interest in establishing a Powys Church Tourism Network. If you would like more information about this please contact PAVO Helpdesk here or telephone 0845 009 3288.
To view this document click here.
The Assembly's Communities and Culture Committee have stated that The National Assembly for Wales should improve its voluntary sector funding by reviewing its funding criteria, simplifying applications and developing an online information service. But the report does not call for more funding.
A guide to enable small and medium sized organisations to navigate the complex rules, procedures and practices that constitute the public sector procurement process.
For more information about Contracting for Public Service Delivery click here.
Author: Richard Whiter, John Plumb, Mohamed Hans & Keith Morris
Published: July 2006
PDF Download, 108 pages
ISBN: 0 7199 1673 9
The Welsh Assembly Government's code of practice spells out the key principles which underpins their funding for the Third Sector in Wales and what the Assembly Government expects in return.
Here are the presentations and helpful links from the 'Funding for the Future' event held on 21st February 2008 in Dolfor Community Centre.
Click here to view Jo Saxton presentation on 'Donors in the 21 Century'. To view Joe Saxton's website NFP Synergy click here. On the site there are many excellent reports relating to funding- available from 'current research' section of the website.
To view Jon Matthews (PAVO) presentation on 'Making the most of the Internet' click here.
Click here to view Jon Matthew's presentation on 'Why applications Fail'
This is a short fact sheet in issues that groups in Powys face or support people to overcome. The statistics given maybe helpful in providing evidence of need in applications for funding.
Obtaining funding to cover costs such as salaries, rent and utilities is a common challenge. This Guidance Note from Bond provides a step by step guide to developing a core funding strategy. For more information on Bond see their website here.
European structural Funds Programmes 2007-2013 - presentation by Phil Fiander, Director of Learning and Community Development, Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) at the Spirit 2 Ysbryd Celebration event 04/12/07.
The table below has links to the census data from 2001 for the planning areas of Powys, the statistics they give are useful to help demonstrate a need for funding, for instance the number of people living alone, households without cars, people with lifelong limiting illness.