One grant leads to another
When applying for grants, it pays to have a demonstrable plan of action – and it’s even better if you’ve already acted on that plan
Stealing back time
Overwhelmed by competing demands on your time? Helen Burge shares her tips on how to speed through your to-do list without distraction
Your school needs you!
When it comes to boosting dwindling funds, donations of money and material items are clearly important, but people giving their time is equally valuable
Cut carbon, cut costs
Schools across the UK are signing up to become zero carbon within a decade. So how can cutting your carbon footprint save you money?
Can’t afford a fundraiser but desperately need to generate income? A mentor could be the solution, says Lindsey Marsh
Tips for time-pressed SBMs
How can you talk about time management when you're always in a rush? Helen Burge offers some useful tips for managing your time when you're always in a hurry
Planning events is tricky when the guidelines on public gatherings are constantly shifting. Here’s our pick of safe activities that can be run online
Find the right funder
How do you know which funder is the right one for you and how can you maximise your chance of fundraising success?
Make your school greener
Investing in eco initiatives may not seem like a priority when budgets are tight but, says Jane Hughes, it could pay off in more ways than one
Small but mighty
Rural schools face their own unique set of challenges when it comes to income generation - here's how to overcome them
Step-by-step: tea dance
An afternoon tea dance sounds inviting, but how do you take the first steps? Nikki Burch leads the way
Step-by-step: quiz night
Quiz nights are popular on the fundraising scene, and these tips will help make your event the best it can be
A ceilidh is a traditional Gaelic gathering, which promises lots of fun for the whole family
A circus is a surprisingly easy and profitable fundraiser to organise for your school
For an event that offers family fun and plenty of fresh air, look no further than a campover
Running a raffle
Running a raffle at events can boost profits, but what legal requirements do schools need to adhere to?
The profit you make is the measure of success at your event, so how can you push it further?
Secondhand sales are a popular way for schools to raise funds, but don't fall foul of legal requirements
Earn while you learn
Engage pupils and gain support from parents and teachers with curriculum-linked fundraisers