A third sector led event that brings people together to discuss funding, research and support. The next event will be on Friday 14th February 2014 at Dundee Carers. To book a place and find out more go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/charity-chit-chat-scotland-brought-to-you-by-along-came-kirsty-and-glen-strathie-partnerships-tickets-9635131939.
Tuesday 25th February 2014 – Invercarse Hotel, Dundee.
Your chance to meet up with the public sector buyers for the Tayside area. This is the second year that the event has run and we are hoping for a great response from the third sector organisations. The event is a drop in, so come along when it suits you. There will be some presentations as well.
This event is part of Dundee Business Week.
In partnership with John Sharp Benevolent Trust, Dundee Social Enterprise Network are able to provide financial support of up to £5000 to social enterprise new start-ups and existing third sector organisations who are interested in piloting new ideas. In addition, support and resources will be available for business planning, training, marketing & promotion, legal advice & services.
The programme will operate from January 2014 to December 2015. Within this timeframe 3 funding rounds will be delivered giving a combined total of 18 x £5000 awards. Dates for each round will be advertised on dundeesen.org.
The Fund will be launched on Wednesday 4th December 2013 at The Factory Skatepark, Dundee. If you wish to attend please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place or contact Susan on email@example.com if you require any further information.
Tuesday 26th November – 9.30am-12.30.
Karen Lawson, Dundee City Council and Andy Hay, NHS Tayside will be available to provide information on procurement and tendering. This will include Quick Notes, Portals and future opportunties for social enterprises in tendering. How to improve your PQQ (Pre-qualification questionnaire) and your entry on portals will also be covered. If you need / want to know more and be successful in procurement, then this is the event for you. The event is for members, but non members are welcome to apply and can attend if there are sufficient spaces.
The event is to be held in Tansforms’ new office at 95 Douglas Street, Dundee, DD1 5AZ.
To note your interest please email Susan on firstname.lastname@example.org.