Winter Newsletter 2015

Our current newsletter is back from the printer, and is being posted out to you this week, along with news of our training courses for the new year.

Winter 2015

Articles in this issue include ‘Key Points form the Summer 2015 Budget’, ‘People and Skills – The Trustee Board Member’, ‘The Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme’ and a tribute to the late Andrew Buxton

If you have not received your copy by 4th December, please contact us here so that we can get a copy to you as soon as possible.

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Marketing and Strategy for Charities

Friday 27th November 2015

09:45 – 12:30 at the Derby Bosnia-Herzegovina Centre, DE1 1LN

Book your place here

David Clarke is a highly experienced trainer in the Voluntary Sector. He will demonstrate how marketing will deliver a more effective service, will look at promotional activities, and how this its within an overall business strategy.  

David’s rare visits to Derby are not to be missed – a must in the present economic climate

Management Reporting – a training workshop

Training Workshop  on Wednesday 18th November 2015.  Book your place here

09:45 – 12:30 at the Derby Bosnia and Herzegovina Centre, DE1 1LN

In this session we will show you how a Financial Report can be prepared for the Management Committee.  A good Financial Report can be the difference between a group that flourishes and one that collapses.  A case study will show why!

Changes to National Insurance Contributions

From April 2016, the Employment Allowance will rise from £2,000 to £3,000. 

The Employment Allowance give businesses and charities a cut in the employer National Insurance they pay. 

This means that, next year, businesses and charities will be able to employ 4 people full time on the National Living Wage and pay no National Insurance at all!