Assessing the Impact of your Grant (Roundtable Discussion)

Roundtable Discussion: Assessing the impact of your Grant- what to consider? Wednesday 12th July 12.30pm – 1.45pm. Harborne Parish Lands Charity 109 Court Oak Road, B17 9AA Through providing grants—or other forms of investment and support—funders enable individuals, charities an

Workshop: Negotiating and Managing Leases

JOINT WORKSHOP WITH ETHICAL PROPERTY FOUNDATION and Anthony Collins Solicitors – Negotiating and Managing Property Leases: understand the ins and outs of your premises lease to help your organisation thrive On Tuesday 3rd October, Ian Parker, Property Advisor, Ethical Property F

Risk, Transparency and Relationship (Seminar)

POSTPONED – Further information will be posted shortly on a new date Risk, Transparency and Relationship –  date and venue TBC Jess Middleton, BBC Children in Need, Regional Officer for the East of England will present her reflections from a Winston Churchill Trust Fellows

Stronger Charities & CTWM AGM 2017

Charitable Trusts West Midlands Annual General Meeting and Presentation – Thursday 6th April 2017 Lord Rooker, member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Charities was our guest speaker following the formal business of the AGM. The House of Lords Select Committee was establ

Managing and Monitoring Grants (Roundtable Discussion)

Grant Management and Monitoring Approaches – Wednesday 25th January 2017 How does your trust approach manage and monitor the progress of the grants given? As smaller trusts with limited resources and capacity, a group of representatives of small trusts shared their approach to g

Homelessness and Housing (Briefing)

Briefing on Homelessness and Housing in the West Midlands In July 2016 at Sifa Fireside, Birmingham, Helen Mathie, Homeless Link spoke about how national figures on statutory homelessness does not reflect the real picture of homelessness. The way local authorities manage homelessness

Managing Investments to Support your Mission

Seminar –  Managing investments to support your mission 30th June 2016 As grant-makers, we put a lot of thought and work into making sure our grants go where they are most needed, in ways that best support our mission. But we may be less confident about how we can use our endowm

Data: What can charitable trust data tell us?

Data: What can charitable trust data tell us? – Wednesday 18th May 12-2.30pm Innovation Birmingham, Faraday Wharf, Holt St, B7 4BB Steven Flower, Data Support 360Giving led a workshop on the importance and value of open data for charitable fund givers. 360 Giving was set up by t

CTWM Roundtable Discussion – Lone Working: What is good practice?

On Tuesday 19th April at Harborne Parish Lands Charity, the roundtable discussion was on lone working in charities. Whether in large or small organisations there are situations where those who are employed, or as a Trustee or volunteer may be working alone either in the office or in t