Bournemouth and Poole CVS
Supporting Voluntary and Community action in Bournemouth and Poole

Funding and Income

Finding the resources you need to carry out the work you want to do, to achieve the changes your organisation is set up to bring about is of course vital!

The resources you need could come from:

Donations by:

  • individuals (including volunteering and legacies)
  • private businesses (including cash, in kind and employee volunteering)

Grants from:

  • trusts and foundations
  • public sector bodies
  • private businesses

Contracts with:

  • voluntary organisations
  • public sector bodies
  • private businesses

Trading with :

  • individuals
  • voluntary organisations
  • public sector bodies
  • private businesses

Looking at where your resources come from and planning to diversify your sources as much as possible is the best way to create a financially sustainable future. Steve Place at BCVS can help you to look at your current income and explore how to diversify it. A good self-help tool has been produced by NCVO.

The webpages in this section will hopefully help you to find the resources you need.

Funding Advice

Selling and Trading

Contracts and Tendering

Personalisation ('selling' services to individuals)




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