Social Media Workshop

Posted on April 8th, 2014

Carmichael CentreFind out how to use Social Media to fundraise for  your organisation at a half day course on 29th April 2014 from 10am to 1pm.

You can apply online.

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Effective Meetings and Minutes

Posted on April 8th, 2014


Carmichael CentreDo you need to improve the effectiveness of your meetings and minutes? Carmichael Centre will run a practical one day course on 22nd April 2014 from 10am to 4pm.

You can apply online.

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Grabbing Headlines: Media Relations for Charities

Posted on March 28th, 2014

Learn how to work with the media and generate publicity for your organisation.Wheel 200px

Date: 10 April 2014. 2pm – 5:30pm

Venue: Rover Lee Hotel, Western Road, Cork.

Cost: €60 for members (€95 non-members)

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Fundraising 101 – A Beginner’s Guide

Posted on March 28th, 2014

This engaging fundraising workshop is geared towards community and voluntary organisations that are new to the fundraising arena and are in need of clear guidance and practical information on how to advance.Wheel 200px

Date: 8 April 2014.  9:30am – 1pm

Venue: The Wheel, 48 Fleet Street, Dublin 2

Cost: €60 for members (€95 non-members)

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Measuring Impacts & Outcomes & Using the Social Return on Investment (SROI) Approach

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Dublin, 27 March 2014 Wheel 200px

Learn how to measure the community impact and outcomes of your organisation at this new workshop. You will leave with the precise information and understanding needed to develop an outcomes-focused and impact-led approach to the work that you do.  Impact and outcomes 




From Storming to Performing: Raising Morale in the Workplace

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Wheel 200pxDublin – 26 March 2014
Allowing low morale to get a foothold in your workplace can have a detrimental effect on productivity. Happily, however, with just a little bit of learning, you’ll be able to flip negative thinking on it’s head and so put positivity and teamwork back on the daily agenda.

This absorbing morning workshop will show you how it’s done … Storming to Performing




Planning A Legacy Fundraising Campaign

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Wheel 200pxPlanning A Legacy Fundraising Campaign – a Step by Step Beginner’s Guide:

Dublin, 25 March 2014

Evidence continues to mount about the enormous challenges now being faced by Irish fundraisers. Untapped forms of fundraising are urgently required, and one of the most potent, yet often overlooked, of these is legacy fundraising. It’s a complex and sensitive area though and so treading lightly is recommended. This workshop is perhaps the perfect place to start.  Legacy Fundraising 




Securing Corporate Sponsorship for Your Non-profit:

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Wheel 200pxDublin – 20 March 2014
This very special seminar will delve into the detail of corporate sponsorship to provide some much-needed insight on branding and marketing issues. We’ve brought together two learned and highly experienced facilitators to lead attendees through the potential minefield of how to secure corporate sponsorship and partnerships.





Maintaining a Motivated and Effective Volunteer Team

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Recruiting volunteers takes a lot of time and resources. Once volunteers on board it is in everyone’s interest that their motivation levels remain high so they continue to be an effective resource.

This workshop will explore methods for guiding and supporting your volunteers to continually enhance services offered.

The objectives of the session are to:

  • Explain the similarities and differences motivating paid versus non-paid staff
  • Evaluate competence in the area of effective volunteer support / supervisio
  • Apply GROW model for coaching and AID model for providing positive feedback.
  1. Date: Thursday 12 June 2014
  2. Time: 09:30 -13:00
  3. Cost: €50.00

Venue Trainer
Dublin City Centre (Exact location TBD) Margo Fox – Training Officer, Volunteer Ireland




Alexander Technique Summer School

Posted on February 27th, 2014

An Alexander Technique Summer School will take place at University of Limerick in July 2014. This all-inclusive, 5-day programme starts on Sunday 13the until Friday 18th July 2014.

Full information and booking form can be found on their website: