Funding advice Over the past four years CVS and our partners have helped local good causes raise over £800,000 from a wide range of sources We can help and support your organisation to secure a sustainable financial future through our new funding advice service, provided by our skilled and experienced people. Need to fundraise for the first time and not sure where to start? Looking to apply to a major funder for the first time? We can support or write your funding application. Not sure which funders to prioritise or what to ask for first? We could assist in developing a funding strategy, prioritising your funding bids and funders To access this service Book your free diagnostic that must be completed before any support can be offered, as it enables us to to identify the specific support that your organisation needs. Please call 01454 865205 or email us or contact one of our Associates who offer funding support. Alistair Beattie Emma Collier Rob Elliot Alice Payne Pete Hawkins Neil McKen NCVO’s Financial Sustainability Survey reviews how charities are responding to a changing financial environment, with many organisations reaching a ‘capacity crunch’ which affects their ability to look for and apply for future funding.