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New! Stronger Kent Communities Conference on Connecting Culture and Communities 2019 

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Tuesday 5 November Leas Cliff Hall Folkestone 10:15-14:15

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New! Stronger Kent Communities training – book your place now!

Stronger Kent Communities are delighted to inform you that the six courses below are now live on Eventbrite. The courses cost just £10 and all are being delivered by Kathy Roddy, an experienced trainer who is a member of the Institute of Fundraising. These bite-sized courses have been designed for busy people working or volunteering in the VCSE (Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise) sector in Kent who need a quick overview of each topic.

Just follow the links below for more details and to book online with a debit or credit card. Please book early to avoid disappointment. You will find out straight away if you have a place.

Diversifying your income

The Accidental Fundraiser

Fundraising from Grant Making Bodies: Improving your applications

 New! Good Practice in Volunteer Retention – Volunteer Managers Forum 

Our forums are informal meetings with facilitated discussions and learning opportunities that allow anyone working with volunteers the opportunity to learn about good practice and discuss volunteering issues. The Volunteer Managers Forum is open to any trustee, staff member or volunteer from the voluntary and community sector who is currently responsible for recruiting and managing volunteers or is thinking of using volunteers in their organisation in the future. The Forums are aimed at smaller or new organisations.

Our next forum: 26 September 2019 at Castle Connections, Railway Terrace, Queenborough, ME11 5AY 9.30am – 12.00pm. Booking now open – just click on the link below!

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Kent County Council Budget Consultation

Kent County Council warmly invites partners from the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector (VCSE) to join them for a consultation event as part of this year’s Budget Consultation, which will run in October and November 2019. The event will be held on 28th October in Maidstone. For further details and to book your place  Kent County Council Budget Consultation

New! Trustee training for small charities for just £10

In partnership with Stronger Kent Communities, the Foundation for Social Improvement are delivering their popular Trustee training for small charities in Tonbridge on the 6th November. Explore two of their most popular half day courses for Charity Leaders in Good Governance and Strategy Development. These courses are heavily subsidised and fill up fast!

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