Free practical business tools, training and consultancy for charities.

In addition to the free services and training we offer to charities, we are developing a range of useful resources to help with the most common business issues charities are faced with. 

We have pulled together the most useful resources we have found, to help guide charities on everything from governance, business planning and marketing to fundraising and managing performance.

To get started, select a business area:


Our free services for charities:

Click on the link to find out more about the serivce. 

Management Consultancy

HRNet - online HR advice

Training events - masterclasses

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With special thanks to the following organisations for their sharing their valuable resources:


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