Fundraising, Trusts and foundations, Writing applications, Trustees, Finance

Comprehending Core Costs: Why Core Costs are not costs - Online course

In this webinar you will learn get a crucial overview on the role that core costs play in the fundraising world.

One-hour online session


At DSC, we believe that term Core Costs implies that these costs can be cut, which they cannot. This webinar will explore new ways of talking about funding the services that the sector so badly needs us to continue delivering.

You will learn how to differentiate your funding applications as well creatively cost your projects to overcome some of the challenges. We will explore how to ensure all costs are covered as part of your service delivery.

Who should sign up?

For anybody that is responsible for fundraising. This course is also applicable all charity staff that are looking to build their understanding of how to effectively fundraise in the modern landscape

What will I get out of it?

  • Learn creative ways to cost applications
  • Consider the language used to describe our “costs”
  • Understanding of the balance between fundraising and service delivery

What will it cover?

  • Techniques to ensure all costs are covered
  • Clear plan to take back to your fundraising
  • Explore the different language we can use in our bids

Trainer: George Knight

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Training schedule

One-hour online session 14.00 - 15.007 Nov 2024

Booking options

Band A

Band A

Voluntary and community organisations with a turnover of up to £500,000.
Band B

Band B

Voluntary and community organisations with a turnover of over £500,000.
Band C

Band C

Statutory and commercial organisations.

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