Links to web resources you can't afford to be without !
A-Z of Funding Terms - provided by the Directory of Social Change here is a comprehensive dictionary of funding terms.
Acevo Full Cost Recovery Toolkit - Free full cost recovery software based on an excel platform an excellent tool to work our the true costs of a project.
The Big Give - The Big Give showcases the work of over 8,000 charities and provides an intelligent way for proactive philanthropists to support charities and projects of interest, and for charities to engage with donors new and old.
Charities Aid Foundation - Charity providing financial services, advice and training also donation processing.
Charity Choice - an encyclopedia of charities on the internet covering the whole of the UK.
Charity Commission - Regulator for charities based in England and Wales. Hold a wide range of information on charity income and expenditure.
Charities Direct - provides financial information, market intelligence and analysis of the charity sector through a range of interactive online tools, data products and magazines.
Charity Finder - Simple database of charities based in England and Wales
Charities Trust - Payroll giving and donation management charity.
CTXchange - An excellent project which supplies curt price software to the charity sector. Through this programme, eligible UK-based charities are able to request donated technology products from companies such as Microsoft, Symantec and Cisco. The products include operating system software and server software, security software and hardware products such as switches, routers, wireless equipment and firewalls.
Directory of Social Change Website - Information and Training for the Voluntary Sector also links to the Trustfunding online grants directory .
Fundraising Healthcheck - A free online tool for assessing your organisation's future funding potential
Fundraising Standards Board - The FRSB is the independent self-regulatory body for UK fundraising. FRSB works with member charities, suppliers and the wider charity sector to encourage commitment to and compliance with best practice in fundraising. FRSB encourages the public to give with confidence to charity and resolves complaints from the public about our members fundraising.
Giving Glossary - produced by Philanthropy UK this guide helps you understand the technical terms involved in funding, philanthropy and giving.
GuideStar UK - Information about all registered charities in England and Wales, including annual reports, the Charity Commission extract, and scanned images of every Trustees Annual Return filed. Powered by a state-of-the-art search engine, users can find charities of interest according to location, program, size, and grant-making practice.
How 2 Fundraise.org - From the Institute of Fundraising this site provides a wealth of free online information for volunteer fundraiser.
HMRC Tax Effective Giving - HMRC information on the basics of tex effective giving
Institute of Fundraising - Professional membership body for UK fundraisers. Website packed with useful fundraising guidance, good practice and legal information.
IT for Charities - Excellent website with information about CRM software, fundraising databases and all things IT.
Jeyjoo - web design company putting 5% of work back into charities each year. Register your charity for a chance of a free website!
Local Giving - A social enterprise that supports giving to community based causes. Every charity listed on Localgiving.com has been validated either by their local Community Foundation or by the Community Foundation Network, in a process approved by the Charity Commission
Open Charities - Project to open up information on Charities based In England and Wales.
Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator - The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) is the independent regulator and registrar for over 23,000 Scottish charities, including community groups, religious charities, schools, universities, grant-giving charities and major care providers.
Payroll Giving Agency - Detailed information and resources for implementation of payroll giving.
Prospect Research Toolkit - All you need to know about prospect research.
Remember a Charity - UK wide agency promoting legacy giving to the charitable sector. Range of legacy resources for professional advisers and charities.
Rich List from the Helen Brown Group - Details of high worth individuals from around the globe.
Sofii - A website dedicated to showing off great examplles of fundraising from around the globe!
Tax Relief Calculators - provided by the Institute of Fundraising ,these handy tools allow you to calculate the tax relief on gift aid, payroll giving, legacy gifts and shares. Very handy !
Tech Soup - is a nonprofit which aims to provide other nonprofits and libraries with technology that empowers them to fulfill their missions and serve their communities. Tech Soup provides technology products and information geared specifically to the unique challenges faced by nonprofits and libraries
UK Fundraising - An excellent private sector site with a wide breadth of resources related to fundraising, and in particular digital fundraising.
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