CYPFEIF & ALEC Resources

Workshops and Networking Events

Sustainability workshops with The Lasting Difference May-June 2020

Reaching the next horizon – slides

Reaching the next horizon – notes from discussions

Recording of discussion with Steven Marwick, Evaluation Support Scotland

Developing the five capabilities – slides

Developing the five capabilities – notes from discussions

Following the exit signs – slides

Following the exit signs – notes from discussions

Recording of discussion with Elaine Wilson, Corra Foundation

Making fundraising work for your organisations March 2020

Webinar 1: Making a great grant application

Slides: Making a great grant application

Webinar 2: Getting your Board on board and Engaging funders

Slides: Getting your Board on board and Engaging funders

Webinar 3: Turning your business strategy into a funding plan and Preparing for success

Slides: Turning your business strategy into a funding plans and Preparing for success

Advanced Trusts Useful Resources

Fundraising Plan Template 2020

Recipe for Success 2019


Making fabulous films on a zero budget March-April 2020

Webinar 1


Corporate partnerships and what that could mean for your organisation February 2020

Corporate Partnerships Presentation

New Business Steps to Success

‘Ever Increasing Circles’ handout

Taking The Fear Out Of Corporate Fundraising


Improving your Fundraising from Trusts, Foundations and other Grant-makers November 2019

Fundraising presentation

Fundraising useful links and resources

Fundraising video by Carolyn Sawers, Deputy Chief Executive, Corra Foundation


Developing Good Partnerships September 2019

Developing Good Partnerships presentation


Cyber Fundamentals for the Third Sector August 2019

Cyber Fundamentals for the Third Sector – full presentation

Useful resources from the National Cyber Security Centre


Children’s Rights in a Third Sector context May 2019

Children’s Rights and Participation Team, Scottish Government presentation


Annual Conference March 2019

How digitally confident is your organisation?

Evidence and Trust: sharing the voices and experiences of children and young people to effect change

Measuring Well-being

Engaging with wild places to improve health and wellbeing and raise attainment

Talking about tomorrow – preparing guardians of disabled young people for life beyond school


Introduction to fundraising : developing your understanding March 2019

Fundraising planning tool

Fundraising strategy tools


Encouraging Family & Lifelong Learning December 2018

Education Scotland presentation


Income Generation November 2018

Individual Giving presentation

Corporate Partnerships presentation


Intermediaries measuring impact September & October 2018

Evaluating your work as an intermediary presentation

Understanding intermediaries impact resource


Digital Communication September 2018

Digital Communication presentation


Leading for a Lasting Difference August 2018

Leading for a Lasting Difference Toolkit

Leading for a Lasting Difference Workshop Notes


Annual Conference March 2018

Rapid cycle innovation and testing

Moving images as part of research and as evidence of impact

Capturing the voices of all people

Charting the waters of policy influence


Building Unrestricted Reserves Workshop November 2017

Building Unrestricted Reserves Workshop Programme

OSCR Scottish Charity Regulator Presentation

Corra Foundation Presentation

Angus Council Crowdfunding Presentation

Dyslexia Scotland Presentation

Venture Trust Presentation

Scottish Mentoring Network Presentation


Annual Conference March 2017

Collaboration and sustainability

Developing the capabilities of sustainable projects, organisations and impact

Evaluation and the prevention agenda

Introduction to model for improvement

Linking policy, practice and sustainability