DCA Annual Funding Fair - 7th November 2019- Save the date.

The DCA Annual Funding Fair, is taking place on 7th November at the Community Learning and Resource Centre, Wimborne.

"A very helpful day, full of new ideas" 

Now in its 6th year, this event brings voluntary and community groups, charities and social enterprises together with funders, voluntary sector support organisations and professionals.  A range of workshops enable delegates to obtain valuable advice and support, knowledge and skills on a range of fundraising and finance related topics.  Finally, there is the opportunity to network with local organisations, share experience, ideas and solutions.

 Confirmed exhibitors so far

  • The Big Lottery Community Fund
  • Talbot Village Trust
  • Bournemouth airport community fund
  • Dorset Community Foundation
  • Tesco Bags of Help
  • Wimborne & Ferndown Lions
  • Hall & Woodhouse Community Chest
  • Low Carbon Dorset
  • Virgin Money
  • Ward Goodman
  • Volunteer Centre Dorset

Workshop ideas – to be confirmed

  • Fraud Awareness
  • Trustees and funding responsibilities (Revised fundraising code of conduct)
  • Share your innovative funding ideas
  • Basic accounts and financial reporting
  • Community Shares
  • Trading


For further information contact Dorset Community Action on 01202 847605 or email: [email protected]

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