Monthly Archives: September 2017

Community Works conference

Members of Community Works are invided to their next member’s conference on Thursday 9 November 2017, which is themed around ensuring sustainability and financial robustness. Sessions include: How to cover your costs in a small group Is your organisation ready

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Information session on setting up a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) (Worthing)

Is your community organisation considering adapting its legal structure as the next stage in its development? One of the options to consider is the Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). This session will provide the opportunity to learn more about the CIO,

Posted in Training

Crowdfunding workshop

Donation-based crowdfunding is a new way of raising funds and allows you to source money for a project by asking a large number of contributors to donate a small amount, and asking a small number of contributors to donate a

Posted in Funding, Training

Low-cost meeting space available in central Brighton

Strike a Light – Arts & Heritage has space available to rent in its’ Brighton’s Open Market based studio (mezzanine level) between 9am-6pm throughout the year. The space is big enough for up to 8 people, and is currently available for

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Community Works: Facilitation skills workshop

Difficult meetings and challenging conversations – an opportunity to develop your facilitation skills Bringing people together in any form of meeting whether one-to-ones, supervisions, group meetings, forums, or networks can both be fruitful but also sometimes challenging.  Everyone participating may

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Community Works workshop: Key responsibilities of trustees

Community Works’ next Governance Briefing provides an overview of the key responsibilities of trustees with Moira Protani, a Charity Lawyer and expert in governance. Whether you’re new to your trustee or committee role or well-seasoned, this is a chance to

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Tarner and Eastern Road area Healthy Collaboration Fund open for applications

Small Grants for health and wellbeing related community activities, projects and groups Are you part of/or run, or want to start a health related group, activity or project and can do with some funds to help you out? Do you

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Small Groups Network, 28th September

Are you involved with a small community group that provides activities to your local community? Would you find it useful to meet others who are running similar groups in their local community, to reflect on challenges you are facing, share

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Responsibilities of the Management Committee – updated information page

We’ve revised and updated our information page on Responsibilities of the Management Committee. Every community organisation has a group of people which manages its affairs – a governing body. This is often called a management committee, although your group may

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