Equality and Diversity monitoring for Volunteers
Volunteering

Equality and Diversity monitoring for Volunteers

Equality and diversity monitoring involves collecting sensitive data about volunteers’ backgrounds. It must be recorded, stored, used and updated in accordance with requirements set out in the Data Protection Act.

Equality and Diversity monitoring for Volunteers
Working with the Media
Engagement & Influencing

Working with the Media

Fundraising, public support, and reputation are all affected by media coverage. What can you do to help in a world where press coverage can make or break your organisation?

Working with the Media
Marketing and Communications Planning
Engagement & Influencing

Marketing and Communications Planning

Before outlining your marketing approach, it is key to define your product, service, or benefit. This is your core, and all marketing activity should feed directly back to this core.

Marketing and Communications Planning
Branding
Engagement & Influencing

Branding

In a society fixated with image, branding is big business. A coherent and well-executed brand is essential to an organisation’s survival.

Branding
The Language of Volunteering Terms Explained
Volunteering

The Language of Volunteering Terms Explained

The language that we use about volunteering can be confusing. Sometimes different terms are used interchangeably. Some terms have a very specific meaning, for example in the context of legislation. This is an attempt to explain some terms which are relevant to volunteering. They are listed in alphabetical order.

The Language of Volunteering Terms Explained
What do Volunteer Centres do in Wales
Volunteering

What do Volunteer Centres do in Wales

This information sheet outlines the role of the Volunteer Centres in Wales and how you can get in touch with them.

What do Volunteer Centres do in Wales
DBS Checks and Conviction History - Good Practice
Good Governance

DBS Checks and Conviction History - Good Practice

The information provided in this sheet is intended for guidance only. It is not a substitute for professional advice and we cannot accept any responsibility for loss occasioned as a result of any person acting or refraining from acting upon it.

DBS Checks and Conviction History - Good Practice
Planning a Campaign
Engagement & Influencing

Planning a Campaign

This information sheet will discuss the difference between campaigning and lobbying, along with tips on how third sector groups should plan their campaign, consideration of Charity Commission Guidance on the matter, and where to get more information.

Planning a Campaign
Costing Your Tender
Sustainable Funding

Costing Your Tender

There are several things to think about when costing a tender. This information sheet is intended to provide an overview of the key issues to consider.

Costing Your Tender
Developing a Successful Tender
Sustainable Funding

Developing a Successful Tender

Contracts are won, and lost, on the quality of the tenders submitted therefore being able to write a good tender is essential. This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of how to develop a successful tender.

Developing a Successful Tender
Introduction to Tendering
Sustainable Funding

Introduction to Tendering

This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of tendering and issues that third sector organisations should consider before deciding to tender.

Introduction to Tendering
Introduction to Procurement
Sustainable Funding

Introduction to Procurement

The majority of third sector organisations that deliver contracts do so for the public sector. This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of procurement within the public sector.

Introduction to Procurement