Lifting The Lid … Gaining Corporate & Business Support

We are offering two days of learning for Third Sector and Social Enterprises who want to find out how to secure support from businesses via their Corporate Social Responsibility activity.

DAY 1 – 23rd January 2017


This is an introductory session for those who want to start developing a plan for accessing funding support from business.

This session will cover:

  • Being creative about the support you need
  • Who could you approach?
  • Why might they want to help you?
  • How to get the most out of a relationship
  • Developing long term partnerships
  • Creating an action plan

DAY 2 – 24th January 2017


This session is for those who want to develop a strategy for getting skilled business volunteers – e.g. Finance, Trustees, Marketing, etc). It includes tips, case studies and a Toolkit to get you started.

This session will focus on:

  • Understanding the role for skilled volunteers
  • Articulating the benefits
  • Using skilled volunteers strategically
  • Getting ready to welcome your volunteers
  • Managing your volunteers effectively
  • Skills transfer

Both sessions will start at 10:00am and finish at 4:00pm on each day. Please arrive by 9:45am latest