3. Capacity Building

vym bubbleProviding training on topics identified by VYM members, through sharing good practice during regular network events and seminars and offering innovative learning approaches, via workshops, online support, resources,  ‘buddying’ and ‘mentoring’.

VYM has a history of delivering support in this area, working with Manchester City Council, CWDC and others to deliver workshops and training around.

  • Being Commission Ready
  • Basic Fundraising Skills
  • Leadership and management
  • Partnerships and consortium working
  • Basic financial management
  • Quality assurance
  • Data management

Going forward, this will bring together various strands of our work where innovation has been the key to success, e.g. the Boys work Bursaries, The Big I Am young people’s magazine, and the Funding Basics guide, and the Tools for the Job workshops.