Support and advice
Tools and resources from NCVO to help you enhance your fundraising skills and develop new ones.
Help with using Funding Central
Get the most out of Funding Central from how to run a successful funding search to updating your newsletter content
For a quick answer to questions you have about registrating, updating your account profile, the newsletter or searching for funds
Help with your funding needs
New - Crowdfunding guides
Lots of our users told us they'd like to find out more about crowdfunding but didn't know where to start. So we are working with Crowdfunder to help you explore crowdfunding as part of your funding mix.
Explore your funding mix
Explore the different types of funding available.
Explore the grants cycle, how to apply for grants and manage a relationship with a funder.
Contracts and subcontracting
How to tender and negotiate contracts and tools to help assess the benefits and risks.
Explore subcontracting processes and how to identify opportunities for your organisation.
Social investment and loan finance is not income but an enabling finance that can help develop income streams. Explore why and when social investment could be an option.
There's a big pool of funding available from the European Union in the form or grants and contracts. Explore EU funding streams and what you need to know before you apply.
Crowdfunding is a way of funding a specific project by raising donations usually through an online campaign. Find out why it's a huge growth area of income and how to make your campaign a success.
Community fundraising and individual giving can help you raise funds, communicate with supporters and raise the profile of your cause.
Which income streams are right for your organisation? Work out your funding needs and get a strategy in place.
Online training course introduces you to sustainable funding and how it can work for your organisation.
Managing your finances
Financial management is crucial to organisational success, survival and sustainability. See how to get started and keep your organisation on track.
Planning your future needs
Sound planning underpins all income generation strategies. Explore the key stages of developing and implementing a plan and how to define and assess outcomes.
Discover the range of ways organisations can work together from informal networks and alliances, through joint delivery of projects to full merger in our Partner Zone
More NCVO support
From campaigning to volunteering find practical support on the NCVO website