Funding the future

How do you deliver an excellent education without sufficient government funds? Kevin Yardley, director of income generation at The Generations Multi Academy Trust in Hertfordshire, shares his experiences

A routemap for fundraising

It’s been a year of uncertainty, with the only constant being the need to adapt to rapid change. Justin Smith envisions the road ahead, while Jane Hughes looks at how we can learn from others

Find me a fundraiser

More schools are looking to appoint a fundraiser. But what does the role entail and how can you go about finding the right person?

Fundraising stateside

Fundraising is a mainstream activity in US schools, where there is a tradition of philanthropy. Angela Jones looks at what we could learn from across the Atlantic

Make more of your assets

With funding under pressure, schools need to make the most of everything they've got. So take a step back and consider what's possible

Audit your fundraising

Carrying out a fundraising audit is an effective way to gauge success and identify future income sources. Lindsey Marsh shows you how

Mentor magic

Can’t afford a fundraiser but desperately need to generate income? A mentor could be the solution, says Lindsey Marsh

How to plan a fundraising strategy

Taking the time to plan and develop your income generation strategy will pay off sooner than you think, says fundraising expert Sharon Noble

A solution that suits

Developing an income-generation strategy starts with identifying what will work best for your school