On 12th September, Charity Bank invite trustees, directors, CEOs and managers of charities, social enterprises and community organisations to attend a free event, Road to Growth, that aims to provide insight and guidance to organisations on the changing world of the third sector.
When: 12th September, 9am – midday
Where: Greyfriars Charteris Centre, 138/140 The Pleasance, Edinburgh, EH8 9RR
What: NCVO will present an update on the state of the sector and then sector specialists will engage with the audience in unpicking some of the challenges and opportunities that exist.
Panelists will share research and insights on the state of the sector, how political and Brexit uncertainty are impacting the sector, examples of how charities and social enterprises are responding, as well as the latest on funding, regulation, technology and governance.
Access and the National Lottery Community Fund will give an overview of the funding environment and details on some of the latest funding and grants available to help social sector organisations grow, improve their sustainability and make a bigger difference.
EVOC’s Chief Executive, Ella Simpson, will be discussing the challenges and opportunities facing the sector in a local context on the day.