Further sources of information


How2fundraise.org is a free online resource for volunteer fundraisers, from the Institute of Fundraising. Their comprehensive website includes lots of ‘how to’ guides as well as information and inspiration from fellow fundraisers.

The Charities Information Bureau’s Fit4Funding website has lots of tips and practical advice on obtaining funding from a wide variety of sources. Go to the Funding page of the Help and Advice section on their website.

Council for Voluntary Services (CVS)
Your local CVS provides information, advice and guidance to voluntary and community organisations, including advice on local funding opportunities. To find your local CVS visit the directory page of the National Association for Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA) website or call 0114 278 6636.

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)
Go to the sustainable funding section of the website.

For more ideas, check out our top funding tips from fellow Playday event organisers. If you have your own funding tips you want to share, then don’t forget to post them on facebook!