by Denise Lillya
A comprehensive handbook on how to raise funds for environmental groups and projects. This 2010 edition is predominantly concerned with the raising of funds from UK sources. However, there is one chapter on raising money from Europe to be read now in the context Brexit.
This fully revised and updated fourth edition provides invaluable and practical information on sources of funding for environmental groups. Comprehensive and accessible, the Environment Funding Guide is an essential tool for anyone looking to raise money for environmental causes.
This book offers helpful guidance on:
- fundraising strategy for environmental projects
- preparing a fundraising budget
- writing a good application
- the Big Lottery Fund
- landfill tax credit schemes.
It highlights funding opportunities from grant-making charities and companies, as well as form statutory sources at local, government and European levels.
Chapter 1. Getting started with fundraising
Chapter 2. Developing a fundraising strategy
Chapter 3. The fundraiser
Chapter 4. How much do we need?
Chapter 5. Fundraising for projects
Chapter 6. Preparing and writing a good application
Chapter 7. Raising support from the public
Chapter 8. Raising money from grant-making charities
Chapter 9. Raising money from the National Lottery
Chapter 10. The Landfill Communities Fund
Chapter 11. Winning company support
Chapter 12. Raising money from local authorities
Chapter 13. Raising money from government
Chapter 14. Raising money from Europe
Chapter 15. Fundraising for environmental campaigns
Chapter 16. Environmental organisations and charitable status
Chapter 17. Tax and tax benefits
Useful contacts and sources of information
Alphabetical index of funders