3VA provides free funding advice to local voluntary and community organisations on a range of issues and topics, including:

  • Sources of funding
  • Checking funding applications
  • Developing funding proposals
  • Full cost recovery & costing projects
  • Diversifying your income
  • Financial planning & budgeting
  • Fundraising strategy

3VA also provides free practical and flexible one-to-one support sessions tailored to individual group needs and provide workshops and surgeries at relevant events. To discuss your organisation’s needs, please contact us on 01323 639 373 or at



Essential Guides

3VA produces a range of Essential Guides to provide concise but comprehensive information on some of the key areas groups need to consider:

  • Fundraising strategy
  • Match funding
  • Writing successful funding applications