The free, easy to use Charity Excellence Framework, enables you to improve fundraising effectiveness and find more funders.
Health check your fundraising in 30 mins, with access to free resources, support and opportunities. Including the only comprehensive UK COVID19 funder database, 50 funder lists, 100+ free funding finders, and fundraising tools and guides. Everything is free.
‘The links to funding and budgeting resources was amazing. It’s saved so much work for us’. The Ashdown Hub
The CEF COVID19 Funder database enables you to search by category and click through to 1000s of funder websites.
The income questionnaire includes downloads for 50 trust and foundation grant funder lists, including core funding, and 100+ free UK and international funding finders. Here’s a list of all of them
“So much information – it’s a wonderful support to ensure we are doing our best.” Clarity North Devon
The CEF is the largest resource base in the charity sector, with links to resources on every aspect of fundraising.
"Fantastic resources." Anam Cara Fasgadh
The CEF Income questionnaire has 2 free funding finder downloads, the UK and international, with a total of 100+ free funding finders and guides on how to use UK and US Government databases to find funders. The fundraising website download has links to 70+ fundraising platforms.
Or follow your favourite funders. Here are some of the big ones - @BigLotteryFund, @esmeefairbairn, @LBFEW, @comicrelief, @GarfieldWFdn, @BBCCiN, @wolfsonfdn, @SRausingTrust, @phf_uk, @thetudortrust, @RankFoundation.