November 2020

Setting Up as a Community Interest Company

Tuesday, 10 November, 2020 - 12:30 to 14:00

Becoming a Community Interest Company (CIC) is an exciting step forward for groups or organisations that want to be a business and have social impact. However, you will need to think about some key issues first, to make sure you're doing the right thing for you and your social enterprise.

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An Introduction to Project Management

Thursday, 12 November, 2020 - 13:00 to 16:00

 

Project management tools can make the difference between your project succeeding with flying colours, and being delivered late and not to the expected standards. This basic course will give you an overview and helpful tips and tools that you can utilise when delivering...

Starting Out

Wednesday, 18 November, 2020 - 18:00 to Wednesday, 3 February, 2021 - 20:30

 

This NEW course is a step by step guide to starting up or developing your idea for social change whether you want to start a charity or social business. Each session can be attended as a stand-alone or booked in a discounted block of 3 or 6...

December 2020

Making the Case For Core Funding

Tuesday, 8 December, 2020 - 12:30 to 14:00

Learn how to fundraise more successfully to cover your organisations core costs by signing up to this advanced lunchtime briefing. 

Price: £40, around 50% off for Voscur Full Members on briefings, 25% off for...

Recruit and Retain Volunteers

Thursday, 10 December, 2020 - 09:00 to 13:00

 

There has been such an impressive response from volunteers throughout COVID-19. This course looks at the best ways to keep your new volunteers engaged and continuing to support your organiastion.

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March 2021

Marketing and Campaigns

Tuesday, 2 March, 2021 - 13:30 to 17:00

COVID-19 has changed how charities and community organisations are run – the services they provide, their volunteer tasks, and so on. It has also changed their marketing. Find out how to market your organisation and run a campaign during or after COVID-19. ...

April 2021

Smartphone Video Skills

Tuesday, 27 April, 2021 - 10:00 to 16:00

On this course you will learn how to plan and make professional looking videos using your smartphone. In the current situation with COVID-19 it is ...