Search Results: 'Gordon Owen'
Social Audit @ Messrs G Owen & Co
Messrs G Owen & Co’s understanding of, and openness in presenting information on the social and ethical dimensions of its activities is to be commended.
The social accounts provide a true... More > and fair view of key aspects of the social performance Messrs G Owen & Co in relation to its own aims and the aims of those stakeholders considered for the period in question - 2004-07.< Less
Guidance Notes and Standard Form of Agreement Between a Charity and a Consultant - [Messrs G Owen & Co]
These Guidance Notes and Standard Forms of Agreement between a Fundraising Consultant or a Professional Fundraiser and a Charity have been produced to help safeguard the interests of both parties and... More > to comply with the Charities Act and the Charitable Institutions (Fundraising) Regulations.
Consultancy is an important and growing source of expert advice and support to those engaged in raising funds for charities; it is essential that the relationship is mutually satisfactory and founded on clearly understood arrangements. This document aims to help that process.
The guidance notes highlight practical questions which a Charity and a Fundraising Consultant/Professional Fundraiser will need to resolve before signing any formal agreement.
The standard forms of agreement are as between a Charity and a Consultant /Professional Fundraiser, but could be used (appropriately adapted) by a charitable institution other than a charity.< Less
Handbook + Information + Contacts - Resource Data for Night Shelter Volunteers & Workers
This updated Handbook edition + Information + Contacts - Resource Data for Night Shelter Volunteers & Workers eBook simply serves to provide an outline guidance for ay group setting up a Night... More > Shelter in their locality and some of the information, contacts, and resources that may help in the process of adopting their practice and procedures in their operation. It is a general guide and will need to be modified to suit the particular Night Shelter, its venue(s), and those involved be they volunteers and/or employed workers and whether operated directly, through a consortium or cluster of groups, or via a umbrella organisation. It now also includes template Policies and Procedures for operating good governance for Nigh Shelters'.< Less
Amazon Kindle Free Days
A few years back when there was a huge demand for Kindle books with little competition and no restrictions put on sites by Amazon; if you had the right kind of book it was possible to put it up on a... More > ‘free day’ with no promotion and get thousands of downloads.
At the time there were no ‘verified purchase‘ labels and no checks so lots of people were buying Fiverr ads that gave them 2-3 reviews for $5. This gave readers the impression that these books were well worth buying. The Kindle devices had limited display features so the quality of the book formatting didn’t matter as much as it does today.
People had to download a sample to get a proper look at the book so in the case of a ‘free’ book, it was easier just downloading the whole thing than the possibility of virtually downloading it twice.< Less
iGO eBooks Website
Welcome to iGO eBooks Website pages by Gordon Owen purely designed to provide an offline overview of what is available.
Our Fundraising Training & Voluntary Sector GovernanceMaterial Series of... More > publications are available in.pdf, eBook, iBooks, and Hardcopy.
Other supporting material inPowerPoint Presentations are also available on request for interactive training please e-mail us for more information.
The fundraising training material series provides a guide and reference to techniques, things to consider, and contacts with url links for new, small, and emerging groups/organisations in the charity sector seeking to improve their engagement with potential funders in the statutory, corporate, and charitable trusts/foundations sectors.
An additional separate VS governance material seriesalso exists to support organisations, (particularly, new, small, and emerging groups), with their polices, procedures to develop 'best practice’ in striving to deliver effective services.< Less
Writing your Application | Fundraising
Guidance and key pointers on writing a voluntary sector grant-aid application - things to consider and include from both an organisation applicant and potential grant-aid funder perspective be they a... More > Trust, Foundation, Statutory, or Private Sector.
This e-book also gives help in how to mail merge letters, forms, labels, and contacts.< Less
An introductory guidance to having a Volunteering handbook. The following pages in this eBook serve as a guide model to use and should users can add, alter, or amend to mould into the... More > organisation’s structure so as to be mutually suited for the organisation and volunteers.
It should not be treated as a definitive document as no ‘one-size fits all’ so should be modified and tailored accordingly.< Less
Enabling Your Fundraising Strategy
Fundraising Strategy – Training covering the subjects of: Relationship Fundraising : The need for one to one communications; Making the Transition; Insight into the strategic decisions involved... More > in making such a transition; Combining your fundraising strategy with your IT strategy; Process driven examples of personalised multi-channel communications< Less
Fundraising Exiting Strategy
This alternative visual version also originally formed part of fundraising training aimed at new, small, and emerging groups who, having achieved funding for a project moved straight to delivering it... More > but towards the end of the funding life cycle omitted to give sufficient advance consideration to renewable funding to sustain the work of new, small, and emerging organisations..
This eBook gives thought and practical consideration to a fundraising Exiting Strategy so as to enable sustainable service delivery, outcomes, and effective continuity of the organisation so as to quantify new grant aid funding from potential grant aid funders. It includes practical ideas and an illustrative example of once area of discipline with identifying potential researched funders, information and url links to begin the process of engaging and looking at applying for their respective currently available funding streams.< Less