Wednesday, 22 August 2018


Erewash Voluntary Action


Annual General Meeting


How to maintain a Healthy Organisation

Free to Erewash Groups

The voluntary sector is currently under greater pressure than ever before and the financial implications facing many organisations in the sector are challenging.  

Erewash Voluntary Action is putting on two free seminars for Erewash groups designed to help organisations work through the issues that need considering if they are to maintain a healthy organisation.


For organisations run by volunteers or staff there will be a session in the morning 10am – 12Noon 

Who should attend: Members of organisations run by volunteers and without any paid staff or Staff and trustees from organisations with paid staff.
Aims of the session are to explore:
·        Reserves
o   What reserves should you have?
o   What reserves do you have?

o   Reserves policy and when to spend reserves
·        Planning for sustainability
o   Financial planning
o   Income generation
o   Core and project income
o   Cash flow forecasting

o   Cost reduction
·        When  trouble may  strike
o   Hoping for the best, planning for the worst
o   Mergers/collaboration/partnerships
o   Communication
o   Winding up ‘properly’ and how to leave a lasting legacy
o   Who to talk to for help /resources
·        Small groups forum – exploring  the idea of a small groups forum
      ·        Future financial planning

       o   Looking at the economic trends and how they may apply to your group

o   Short term and long term financial planning

These sessions will be facilitated by Peter Stone Consulting.

AGM commences at 1pm

Thursday 27th September 2018

Join us at

Granville Avenue, Long Eaton

Derbyshire, NG10 4HD

 To book please complete our booking form for more information call Stella Scott on 0115 9466740