and District CVS
Advice and Support
District Community Voluntary Service (M&DCVS) can
local groups with funding by:
potential funders for projects and core costs
can access M&DCVS resources and databases to
search for charitable trusts and grant making bodies that may support
preferred members can fill out a funding search form and M&DCVS
will prepare a report of potential funders to approach.
members up to date with funder deadlines and new funding streams
receive a quarterly newsletter with pages dedicated to funding
can request to receive regular Ebulletins and monthly funding newsheets
containing information on
approaching deadlines, time limited opportunities and new funding
will receive occasional mailings from M&DCVS on request of
funders such as Essex County Council keeping
up to date with their funding programmes.
members to put together funding applications
can help members to write funding bids or review bids before they are
offers support with putting together realistic budgets, including
advice on full cost recovery.
can access support to put together evidence that may be requested from
funders, for example: an Equal Opportunities policy, Safeguarding
Policy or Monitoring processes.
can access the M&DCVS Resource Library at any time to find
publications on successful bid writing, full cost recovery,
sustainability and much more.
of the services above will be relevant to organisations wishing to be
commissioned to deliver services. M&DCVS has also
toolkit to support organisations looking into commissioning for the
first time. It covers:
the M&DCVS office to request your copy of this electronic
toolkit. The toolkit can also be downloaded from the MDCVS Trustee Network
- A general
introduction to commissioning
- How to find
out about tender opportunities
- The process
of putting together a tender.
information on how M&DCVS can help or to discuss your
contact us on 01621 851891 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
our funding services flyer
a funding search please fill out a funding
search form and return to email@example.com
fax: 01621 851896.
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