Charityfair - So much more than training ...
The Resource Area
Come along to the Resource Area to experience free tasters on executive coaching, fundraising, designing your web-site etc. Visit exhibitor stands and the ACEVO CEO Area for CEOs and aspiring CEOs or join us for a free networking session on Thursday.
We have free tea and coffee available at break times and lunchtime entertainment such as a stress busting corner, hourly workouts, bollywood dancing and much more.
FREE Surgeries: Book on the day
FREE Data Protection 1-1 advice surgeries: 28 June only
Paul Ticher is one of the sector's leading experts on all issues of Data Protection. Here is your opportunity to book a 10min 1-1 advice surgery were Paul can advise and help you on any Data Protection questions you have, big or small. Book your place on the day.
Fundraising Strategy: 29 June 10.15-16.15
They say ‘failing to plan is planning to fail’ - Do you want to develop a fundraising strategy to strengthen your techniques? If the answer is yes then come and speak with our expert of 20 years, Chris Wells. Book your place on the day.
Specialised Coaching: 29 June 10.15-16.15
Come and talk to our coaches, Heather Brierley and
Cathy Shimmin. Experience coaching first hand and realise its power to really improve your performance. Book your place on the day.
Website Demonstration: 28 & 29 June 10.15-16.15
Join DSC researchers for a brief introduction into how our invaluable subscription websites can help you to achieve your fundraising goals! Free demonstrations of www.governmentfunding.org.uk, www.grantsforindividuals.org.uk, www.companygiving.org.uk and our best-selling www.trustfunding.org.uk are available throughout both days on a one-to-one, first-come, first-served basis – Book your place on the day.
FREE American Fundraising 1-1 Advice Surgeries: 28 June 14.30-16.50
1-1 advice on fundraising in the USA and if you have any specific questions come along and get some answers. There is also a session on fundraising in the USA, Friday 29th June at 09.30 am.
Book your place on the day.
FREE European Fundraising 1-1 Advice Surgeries: 28 June 11.30-16.50
Interested in fundraising in Europe but not sure where to start or how to get started, then come and speak with our expert who can help point you in the right place. There is also a session on fundraising in Europe, Friday 29th June at 12.15pm. Book your place on the day.
FREE 1-1 Governance Advice, Coaching and Mentoring Surgeries – 28 June 2012 10.00am-1.00pm
Whether you are a trustee, chair or company secretary, if you have any governance questions or need advice, book a confidential 15 mins time lot with Coach, facilitator and Governance expert, Tesse Akpeki to support you in shaping your answer, approach or getting the mentoring advice you need.
Book your place on the day.
ACEVO CEO Area
For CEOs and aspiring CEOs. Experts offer advice and support, and a FREE report. Book your place on the day.
This year we will feature up to 25 different organisations exhibiting their latest products and services for the voluntary sector. There’ll be one or two lovely surprises and new additions (which you’ll only find out about if you come!). There is no need to register, just come along and explore.
If you are interested in taking an exhibition stand, please email Justin Martin for full details.
Fundraising Book Launches at DSC Stand
Come along to the DSC Stand to browse our publications catalogue of nearly 200 titles for the charity and voluntary sector. Join us during the lunch break at the DSC Publications stand to hear authors Michael Norton and Valerie Morton discuss new editions of their best selling books, The Complete Fundraising Handbook and Corporate Fundraising.
Refreshments - Hot & Cold Buffet Lunch
Book your hot and cold buffet lunch for only £7.50 when booking your workshops. FREE tea and coffee are available at break times.
Free Networking Session
No need to register, just come along to develop your networking skills in our fun Thursday schmoozing session.
Joanna Bloxham Training helps you limber up for the day ahead with light stretches and exercise between your workshops, on Thursday and Friday.
To celebrate our 21st year, we are pleased to present Threebee, an innovative Bollywood dance company. Come and enjoy their performance on Friday lunchtime.
Stress busting corner
Take advantage of our stress busting corner where you can enjoy a free shoulder, neck or head massage.