Crowdfunding for schools. Raising additional funds, sustainably.
Justin Smith MInstF, Chameleon Training and ConsultancyIn these straitened times, raising additional money occupies a lot of the ‘bandwidth’ of SBMs across the land. Is it possible to raise additional funds in a sustainable way? Justin will walk you through some key alternative income streams - for example crowdfunding, alumni, donations, sponsorship - and, of course, grant funding which is the final piece of the puzzle.Justin will use case studies of schools who have successfully harnessed ‘people power’ to attract funding towards a wide range of initiatives and will explore the pitfalls and essentials of assembling a successful grant application.
Take home points:
- What are the main sources of alternative income streams?
- Discover how to tap into these funding sources in a sustainable way
- How to develop an holistic and dynamic income generation approach that ensures regular and sustainable revenue can be generated by your school.
- How to make grant funding work for you.
SBMs who would like to become more effective at raising additional funds and who are looking for ways of doing this which are organised, streamlined and sustainable.