Bookings now open for Yorkshire Funders Conference – 15 June, York
Bookings for the Yorkshire Funders Conference 2022 – which will take place from 9.30am – 4.00pm on the 15th June at St. Saviourgate in central York – are now open. The theme for the day is: Smarter Giving in the New Normal. The day will provide a host of in person networking and learning opportunities for Yorkshire funding organisations and funding advisors who support local, frontline community groups.
Many thanks to our event supporter CCLA Investment Management.
VENUE & LOCATION
Central Methodist Church
The venue is a 15 minute walk from York Station and a seven minute walk from Foss Bank Car Park, located next to Sainsbury’s. Yorkshire Funders does encourage the use of public transport and/or the Park & Ride service. The post code for Foss Bank Car Park is YO31 7PL and the cost is £10.50 for the full conference day (seven hours).
PROGRAMME FOR THE DAY
9.30 – 10.00 Registration & refreshments
10.00 – 12.15 Plenary Session chaired by Tim Cutts, Chair of Yorkshire Funders & Executive Secretary of the Allen Lane Foundation including Q&As
10.05 – 11.00 Paul Streets OBE, Chief Executive, Lloyds Bank Foundation will share how they have adapted to a changing world, emerging trends in the funding sector and give a taster of the organisation’s new five-year strategy
Danielle Walker-Palmour, Director, Friends Provident Foundation will communicate the importance of organisations being more transparent and how funders of all sizes can make a difference in today’s turbulent world
11.00 – 12.15 Local Funder Panel – Working Smarter: How we’ve changed & what has been important to keep the same
12.15 – 1.20 Lunch & networking
1.20 – 2.30 Workshop Session One – choice of attending:
2.30 – 2.45 Comfort break & tea/coffee
2.45 – 4.00 Workshop Session Two – choice of attending: