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Free funding workshop for community groups

Community and voluntary groups who want to know more about fundraising and applying for grants can attend a free workshops:

Thursday 28 September, 10am to 2pm at Rickards Hall, Edenbridge

Organised by Sevenoaks District Council’s ‘Better Together’ team, the half-day session is for groups with limited or no experience of writing grant applications or applying for funding.

The event offers practical advice on writing an application, what funders are looking for, researching and preparing a proposal and avoiding the common pitfalls that could lead to an application being rejected.

Visit to book a place. 

Cllr Lesley Dyball, Sevenoaks District Council’s Cabinet Member for People and Places, says:

“Our free workshop will provide advice, hints and tips from experts on fundraising and how to produce successful grant applications.

“The workshops will also share details of the latest funding opportunities and what’s more, our ‘Better Together’ team will be on-hand to provide help and support after the events.”

Applications are now being invited for Edenbridge Town Council’s Annual Grants fund – deadline: 20 October. Read more about the Grants