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Are Fundraisers the Future CEOs of Charities?

Generally speaking, many trustees and senior leaders still do not widely recognise the importance of fundraising. They are missing the point. This has implications for charities and civil society. It’s time to shift the dial in the sector both about [...]

By |February 23rd, 2020|Categories: bid writing, Charities, charity growth, funding, grant funding|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What is involved in being a Charity Trustee and delivering good governance?

From Safeguarding to Risk Management, understanding the role of being a Trustee is complicated.  From obtaining information about key legal responsibilities to best guidance for good practice, there is a lot to learn.  Ensure you ask the right professionals about [...]

Finding Funding for your Organisation…

Today I am smiling, today I feel good and I know I am exactly where I should be, doing what I do.  Today I heard that a charity that I have been working with have secured just short of £10,000 [...]

No one wants to pay your Core Costs – so trim them down! 5 Top Tips for Charities

Paying the bills - Overheads.  These are the costs you have to pay every month even if your organisation has no income. The gas, the electricity, the phone system, the IT System, the HR support, the waste management solutions (bins [...]

The subtle art of delegation for Charity Managers, 7 handy tips.

To quote Elsa from Frozen "Let it go!"  You cannot possibly do everything that you want to do, have to do or indeed need to do to please everyone, so with that in mind....learn to get other people to help [...]

By |December 15th, 2019|Categories: Charities, Delegation, Outsourcing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

FUNDING FOR CORE COSTS FOR CHARITIES

Money to pay for the electric bill or insurances is not necessarily "sexy", but these costs still need paying for.  So how do they get paid when you are applying for grants and funding? They can me wrapped up as [...]

Small Businesses – Outsourcing to save Money

When I started my business of Let's Save back in 2015, it was really in answer to my residential Utility Warehouse customers asking me to help them or someone they knew with a business contract or service.  Utility Warehouse do [...]

The Seven Deadly Sins of Telecoms

I have worked with the same telecoms broker for many years because they are great.  Can you image how often I get approached by local telecoms businesses who want me to sell their products and expertise as a preferred supplier?  [...]

Focusing help on the charitable sector

Lowering the cost of running your organisation and increasing time and money for the charity. Finance Managers, CEOs and Trustees of busy charities need support from a professional company with commercial knowledge of how to set up business contracts that [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Categories: Charities|Tags: |0 Comments

GP Practices facing cuts…Let’s Save can help

GP practices are facing extra pressure following the disclosure by the BBC of draft sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) which propose ward closures, cuts in bed numbers and changes to A&E and GP care in 44 areas. GP Practice Managers have [...]

By |February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Healthcare / GPs|Tags: |1 Comment
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