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Make the most of Small Charity Week 19-24 June

3 May 2017

Small Charity Week aims to celebrate and raise awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charities. Run by the FSI since 2010, the week has different activities and initiatives every day to support the multitude of hard-working small charities we have in the UK.

To take full advantage of the FSI’s activities during Small Charity Week, you’ll need to be an FSI member.  It’s free to join for charities whose turnover is less than £1.5million and you’ll get access to lots of reduced or free of charge training and support.

So, what’s going on during Small Charity Week?  You can find out everything that’s planned on the Small Charity Week website where you’ll also find loads of tools and resources to help you plan how you can take advantage.

Monday 19 June: I Love Small Charities Day
The day to kick off the week’s activities with a chance for small charities to win up to £450 with a fun photo competition on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Tuesday 20 June: Big Advice Day
FSI members can take part in the Big Advice Day and gain access to experts in a range of disciplines such as fundraising, marketing, governance to name but a few....  You can get advice at the FSI advice hub at City Hall in London, by phone or Skype.

Wednesday 21 June: Policy Day
An opportunity for small charities to meet policy makers, commissioners and influencers across the country.

Thursday 22 June: Fundraising Day
There’s loads going on here… The FSI Fundraising Conference (only £15 for FSI members), eBay auctions with £2,000 of match funding available, Localgiving and FSI matchfunding for one day only and the opportunity to win a year’s membership to Remember a Charity, plus guides and resources to help you run your own fundraising events.  But that’s not all.  We’ll also be running a fundraising training event; keep your eye on our Events page for more information.

Friday 23 June: Small Charity Big Impact Day
Shout about the difference you make to people's lives!

Saturday 24 June: Celebration Day
The week closes with a day of celebration to say thank you to small charities for all their hard work and effort.

Don't forget to keep checking the Small Charity Week website which will be regularly updated with advice, support and toolkits to help you make the most of the week.

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