Local fundraising hub

Welcome to our local fundraising hub, a resource for Woodcraft Districts and Groups looking for funds, successful applications, great projects and people with skills and time to give to our cause.

NB: for information on supporting Woodcraft with a donation, by doing a sponsored event, by shopping online or by becoming a supporter then go to our our Supporting Woodcraft Folk page

How can we help you?

How to find sources of grant funding and information on grant applications

Questions or need a second set of eyes?

  • If you have any questions, would like a second set of eyes on YOUR fundraising plans or grant application or would like to get in touch about anything else, please contact us - funding@woodcraft.org.uk.

How to claim Gift Aid on donations

How to raise funds through local fundraising initiatives

Where to find guidance on fundraising (including complying with the Fundraising Code of Practice)

How to use JustGiving to raise funds for your district

How to affiliate to local trade union branches

Treasurer Newsletters

Frequently Asked Questions

  • We have put together a page of FAQs for treasurers, which we will build upon as we receive new questions. 

Funding bids policy

Fundraising training in your local group & district 

  • We've put together a Bitesize fundraising session plans along with supporting documents which can be used to run training in your group or district. Available here on our website and can be navigated from our training page www.woodcraft.org.uk/training


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The Fundraising Group

The fundraising group is made up of volunteers and staff. It's a great group, full of energy and enthusiasm and it's open to people who want to join us. So, if you're interested (whether you're experienced at writing grant bids, fundraising or just enthusiastic), please get in touch with us by emailing funding@woodcraft.org.uk